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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 195 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 39 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 1.06% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 21
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2099 1886 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.68% 33.13% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1489 1546
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Shropshire +5 12 £28,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £39,000 - 3
Warwickshire +10 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Dudley -2 3 £25,000 -50.00%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (40.00%) ITIL
2 42 (38.18%) SQL
3 38 (34.55%) Finance
4 34 (30.91%) Service Delivery
5 26 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (20.91%) Analytics
7 22 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
8 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (19.09%) SLA
8 21 (19.09%) R
8 21 (19.09%) Marketing
9 20 (18.18%) Degree
10 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
10 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (17.27%) Mathematics
10 19 (17.27%) Performance Management
10 19 (17.27%) Critical Success Factor
10 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
10 19 (17.27%) Escalation Management
11 16 (14.55%) Predictive Modelling
11 16 (14.55%) MS PowerPoint
11 16 (14.55%) Incident Management
12 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
13 14 (12.73%) Project Management
14 13 (11.82%) Operations Research
14 13 (11.82%) Physics
14 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
14 13 (11.82%) Statistical Modelling
14 13 (11.82%) Machine Learning

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 12 (10.91%) SAS
2 11 (10.00%) Apache
2 11 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.91%) Captiva
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Confluence
4 1 (0.91%) Documentum
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Firewall
1 2 (1.82%) 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%) SAP BW
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
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 6 (5.45%) Subversion
2 4 (3.64%) JIRA
2 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.73%) ERwin
4 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 21 (19.09%) Marketing
3 13 (11.82%) Retail
4 11 (10.00%) Local Government
4 11 (10.00%) Publishing
5 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.64%) Automotive
8 3 (2.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Analyst
2 20 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 18 (16.36%) Support Manager
4 16 (14.55%) Data Scientist
5 14 (12.73%) Service Support Manager
6 12 (10.91%) Consultant
7 11 (10.00%) Data Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) Graduate
7 11 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
8 10 (9.09%) DBA
8 10 (9.09%) Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Desktop Support
9 9 (8.18%) Desktop Support Technician
9 9 (8.18%) Desktop Technician
9 9 (8.18%) SQL DBA
9 9 (8.18%) Support Technician
10 7 (6.36%) Business Consultant
10 7 (6.36%) Microsoft BI Consultant
10 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (6.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) .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 26 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
2 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
2 19 (17.27%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.82%) Algorithms
3 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.82%) Physics
4 11 (10.00%) Chemistry
4 11 (10.00%) Smart Meter
5 7 (6.36%) Replication
6 4 (3.64%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.73%) Economics
7 3 (2.73%) iPad
7 3 (2.73%) Social Media
7 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.91%) Life Science
9 1 (0.91%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.91%) NHS
9 1 (0.91%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.18%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.36%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) Windows
3 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.91%) Solaris
5 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) ITIL
2 34 (30.91%) Service Delivery
3 23 (20.91%) Analytics
4 22 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (17.27%) Critical Success Factor
6 19 (17.27%) Escalation Management
6 19 (17.27%) Performance Management
6 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (14.55%) Incident Management
7 16 (14.55%) Predictive Modelling
8 14 (12.73%) Project Management
9 13 (11.82%) Machine Learning
9 13 (11.82%) Operations Research
9 13 (11.82%) Statistical Modelling
10 11 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
10 11 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.00%) ITSM
10 11 (10.00%) Sentiment Analysis
10 11 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) 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%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.73%) C#
7 3 (2.73%) Java
7 3 (2.73%) VBA
8 2 (1.82%) C
9 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.91%) Perl
9 1 (0.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) 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 21 (19.09%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) BitLocker
3 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Intel Security
2 9 (8.18%) MobileIron
3 6 (5.45%) Cisco
3 6 (5.45%) Citrix
3 6 (5.45%) VMware
4 5 (4.55%) Cadence
5 4 (3.64%) Dell
5 4 (3.64%) NetApp
5 4 (3.64%) SAP
6 3 (2.73%) IDERA
7 2 (1.82%) BMC
7 2 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.82%) Remedy
7 2 (1.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) EMC
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Pega
8 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.91%) RedGate
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Posted: 3 days ago
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