The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 169 187 146
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -41
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 58 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.51% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.07% 1.55% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 28
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
Statistics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1611 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.83% 32.59% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1382 1169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region.

Statistics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Statistics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 28 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Staffordshire -5 7 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Coventry +1 6 - - 1
Dudley - 5 £39,000 -
Solihull +13 3 £32,500 -
Warwickshire -18 2 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Shropshire - 1 £41,500 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Statistics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistics.

1 30 (32.97%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (31.87%) Degree
3 27 (29.67%) Finance
4 23 (25.27%) Service Delivery
5 20 (21.98%) Mathematics
6 19 (20.88%) ITIL
7 17 (18.68%) SQL
8 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (17.58%) Analytics
9 15 (16.48%) Data Management
9 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
10 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
11 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.09%) Windows
12 11 (12.09%) Marketing
13 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
13 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
13 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.99%) SLA
13 10 (10.99%) SAS
13 10 (10.99%) Business Continuity
14 9 (9.89%) Asset Management
14 9 (9.89%) Legal
14 9 (9.89%) Publishing
14 9 (9.89%) Unit4 Business World
14 9 (9.89%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (9.89%) Unix

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Statistics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.99%) SAS
2 9 (9.89%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (8.79%) Moodle
4 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.10%) CMS
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Office 365
2 6 (6.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Firewall
2 3 (3.30%) Extranet
2 3 (3.30%) Intranet
3 2 (2.20%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) DMZ
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) LAN
4 1 (1.10%) SAN
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Couchbase
2 5 (5.49%) Data Mining
2 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.30%) Base SAS
3 3 (3.30%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.10%) QlikView
4 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) PVCS
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Marketing
3 9 (9.89%) Legal
3 9 (9.89%) Publishing
4 7 (7.69%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 2 (2.20%) Local Government
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Service Manager
3 8 (8.79%) Data Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) Developer
3 8 (8.79%) Service Desk Manager
4 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) DBA
6 5 (5.49%) Scrum Master
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) SQL DBA
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Senior SAS Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
2 5 (5.49%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (5.49%) CSS
2 5 (5.49%) XML
3 3 (3.30%) XSLT
4 2 (2.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.10%) HTML5
5 1 (1.10%) ODBC
5 1 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.97%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.98%) Mathematics
3 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
5 9 (9.89%) Economics
6 8 (8.79%) Data Centre
6 8 (8.79%) NHS
7 5 (5.49%) Mobile Games
7 5 (5.49%) Replication
8 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
8 4 (4.40%) Physics
9 3 (3.30%) Data Extraction
10 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.20%) VLE
11 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Unix
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.59%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Service Delivery
2 19 (20.88%) ITIL
3 16 (17.58%) Analytics
3 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (16.48%) Data Management
5 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.99%) Business Continuity
7 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
7 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.89%) Asset Management
9 8 (8.79%) Data Analytics
9 8 (8.79%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (7.69%) Customer Insight
10 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.59%) Performance Management
11 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.49%) Migration
12 5 (5.49%) MVC
12 5 (5.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.68%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.49%) C#
3 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.20%) C
4 2 (2.20%) Java
4 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.10%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) SLA
2 8 (8.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) vSphere
2 2 (2.20%) Xen
3 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.10%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (1.10%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 6 (6.59%) Google
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco
5 2 (2.20%) Mercator
6 1 (1.10%) Citrix
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) Intel
6 1 (1.10%) McAfee
6 1 (1.10%) Minitab
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Sophos
6 1 (1.10%) Tableau
6 1 (1.10%) Teradata
6 1 (1.10%) Vertica
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
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