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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 187 205 193
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 50 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 1.30% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 21
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £32,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,250 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
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
2259 1994 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.45% 33.98% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1578 1526
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 17 £30,000 -33.33%
Staffordshire +3 11 £38,250 - 1
Warwickshire +7 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Dudley -3 3 £25,000 -50.00%
Coventry -3 2 £24,000 -54.28%
Shropshire -13 2 £30,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 41 (37.27%) SQL
3 40 (36.36%) ITIL
4 30 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 25 (22.73%) SLA
6 23 (20.91%) Analytics
7 22 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 22 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 22 (20.00%) Escalation Management
7 22 (20.00%) Marketing
7 22 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 22 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (19.09%) Degree
8 21 (19.09%) R
9 20 (18.18%) Mathematics
10 19 (17.27%) MS PowerPoint
10 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
11 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (15.45%) Incident Management
13 16 (14.55%) Predictive Modelling
14 14 (12.73%) Project Management
14 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
15 13 (11.82%) SAS
15 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.82%) Retail
15 13 (11.82%) Statistical Modelling
15 13 (11.82%) Machine Learning
15 13 (11.82%) Algorithms

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.82%) SAS
2 11 (10.00%) Apache
2 11 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (17.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Firewall
1 3 (2.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) Big Data
3 11 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.55%) QlikView
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.64%) SAP BW
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.73%) Spotfire
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.91%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.91%) MySQL
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Subversion
2 5 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.64%) ERwin
3 4 (3.64%) JIRA
3 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 22 (20.00%) Marketing
3 13 (11.82%) Retail
4 11 (10.00%) Local Government
5 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.64%) Automotive
8 3 (2.73%) Games
9 2 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Analyst
1 24 (21.82%) Service Manager
2 21 (19.09%) Support Manager
3 17 (15.45%) Service Support Manager
4 16 (14.55%) Data Scientist
5 12 (10.91%) Consultant
5 12 (10.91%) Graduate
6 11 (10.00%) DBA
6 11 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
7 10 (9.09%) Developer
7 10 (9.09%) SQL DBA
8 9 (8.18%) Data Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) Administrator
9 7 (6.36%) Business Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Graduate Business Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Graduate Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
2 4 (3.64%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.64%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) CSS3
3 1 (0.91%) Flash
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.91%) HTML5
3 1 (0.91%) LESS
3 1 (0.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
4 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (11.82%) Algorithms
5 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
5 13 (11.82%) Physics
6 11 (10.00%) Chemistry
6 11 (10.00%) Smart Meter
7 8 (7.27%) Replication
8 4 (3.64%) Economics
8 4 (3.64%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.73%) iPad
9 3 (2.73%) Social Media
9 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.82%) NHS
11 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.91%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.91%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Linux
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.36%) ITIL
2 30 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 23 (20.91%) Analytics
4 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 22 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 22 (20.00%) Escalation Management
4 22 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 22 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.45%) Incident Management
6 16 (14.55%) Predictive Modelling
7 14 (12.73%) Project Management
8 13 (11.82%) Machine Learning
8 13 (11.82%) Operations Research
8 13 (11.82%) Statistical Modelling
9 11 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 11 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 11 (10.00%) ITSM
9 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.27%) SQL
2 21 (19.09%) R
3 11 (10.00%) Scala
4 10 (9.09%) Python
5 7 (6.36%) C++
6 4 (3.64%) ABAP
6 4 (3.64%) C#
6 4 (3.64%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.73%) Java
7 3 (2.73%) VBA
8 2 (1.82%) C
9 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) ISEB
2 5 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.73%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Cisco
2 7 (6.36%) Citrix
2 7 (6.36%) VMware
3 5 (4.55%) Cadence
4 4 (3.64%) Dell
4 4 (3.64%) NetApp
4 4 (3.64%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) IDERA
6 2 (1.82%) BMC
6 2 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.82%) Remedy
6 2 (1.82%) Tableau
7 1 (0.91%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago