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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 205 187 184
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 26 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.85% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 24
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £34,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.33%
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
1887 1734 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 32.28% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1420 1704
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Warwickshire -19 7 £40,000 +3.89%
Coventry - 6 £52,500 - 1
Birmingham -17 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Staffordshire +10 3 - -
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (30.00%) Big Data
4 15 (30.00%) SAS
5 14 (28.00%) R
6 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 12 (24.00%) Marketing
7 11 (22.00%) Degree
7 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
7 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (16.00%) QlikView
9 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.00%) Finance
10 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
11 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
11 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (12.00%) SLA
11 6 (12.00%) Windows
12 5 (10.00%) ITIL
12 5 (10.00%) Retail
12 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
12 5 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
12 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
12 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (30.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.00%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DMZ
1 3 (6.00%) VLAN
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) Big Data
2 8 (16.00%) QlikView
3 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.00%) ProClarity
7 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.00%) Mahout
8 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
General
1 12 (24.00%) Marketing
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Military
5 3 (6.00%) Advertising
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.00%) Legal
6 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.00%) Automotive
7 1 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Data Scientist
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Network Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Cascalog
2 1 (2.00%) COM
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (8.00%) Physics
6 3 (6.00%) Replication
6 3 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction
7 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.00%) Wiki
8 1 (2.00%) Economics
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.00%) Telematics
8 1 (2.00%) Social Media
8 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.00%) Coaching
6 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) R
3 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
4 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Clojure
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WSUS
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Software AG
4 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) webMethods
4 1 (2.00%) Omniture
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
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