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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 182 148 177
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 29 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.79% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 2.54% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 22
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £29,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +8.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,577 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
1501 1376 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.47% 30.96% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1145 1202
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 9 £50,000 +72.86%
Staffordshire 0 6 £38,250 +15.90% 1
Birmingham -6 5 £33,625 +3.46% 2
Solihull -2 3 £28,750 - 1
Coventry -16 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Shropshire -17 2 £20,000 -53.36%
Dudley -11 1 £24,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
3 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
4 22 (30.14%) ITIL
5 20 (27.40%) Windows
6 18 (24.66%) Statistical Analysis
7 16 (21.92%) Mathematics
7 16 (21.92%) Marketing
7 16 (21.92%) Analytics
7 16 (21.92%) Finance
8 15 (20.55%) VMware
8 15 (20.55%) SAS
8 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
8 15 (20.55%) Citrix
8 15 (20.55%) Big Data
9 14 (19.18%) LAN
10 13 (17.81%) R
10 13 (17.81%) Nimsoft
10 13 (17.81%) Performance Metrics
11 12 (16.44%) Degree
11 12 (16.44%) Java
12 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (13.70%) Nagios
13 10 (13.70%) Business Objects
13 10 (13.70%) QlikView
14 9 (12.33%) Credit Risk
14 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
14 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
14 9 (12.33%) Predictive Analytics

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (20.55%) SAS
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.37%) Lync
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) LAN
2 2 (2.74%) WAN
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) DMZ
2 2 (2.74%) VLAN
3 1 (1.37%) NGN
3 1 (1.37%) ATM
3 1 (1.37%) ISDN
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) DWDM
3 1 (1.37%) MPLS
3 1 (1.37%) OSPF
3 1 (1.37%) BGP
3 1 (1.37%) DSL
3 1 (1.37%) X.21
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
3 1 (1.37%) IPsec
3 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
1 15 (20.55%) Big Data
2 10 (13.70%) QlikView
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.11%) DB2
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.74%) MS Access
7 2 (2.74%) MySQL
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
1 16 (21.92%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Data Scientist
3 12 (16.44%) Applications Support
4 10 (13.70%) Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) MI Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) DBA
8 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.11%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.74%) Data Centre Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Specialist
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Data Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.48%) HTML5
2 4 (5.48%) HTML
3 2 (2.74%) Cascalog
4 1 (1.37%) COM
4 1 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Mathematics
2 13 (17.81%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (12.33%) Credit Risk
3 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.33%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.85%) Replication
6 4 (5.48%) PDA
7 3 (4.11%) Economics
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.74%) Physics
9 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) UNIX
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 18 (24.66%) Statistical Analysis
3 16 (21.92%) Analytics
4 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 9 (12.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 9 (12.33%) Bayesian Methods
5 9 (12.33%) Time Series Analysis
5 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
5 9 (12.33%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (12.33%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (10.96%) Data Management
7 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.22%) Change Management
7 6 (8.22%) Service Management
8 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.48%) Android Development
9 4 (5.48%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 13 (17.81%) R
3 12 (16.44%) Java
4 9 (12.33%) VB
5 7 (9.59%) MATLAB
6 4 (5.48%) C#
7 3 (4.11%) VBA
7 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) VB6
8 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.74%) Clojure
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) CCNP
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCTS
3 2 (2.74%) MCITP
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Nagios
2 3 (4.11%) WSUS
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Citrix
2 15 (20.55%) VMware
3 13 (17.81%) Nimsoft
4 10 (13.70%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) Google
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
7 2 (2.74%) Juniper
8 1 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.37%) Software AG
8 1 (1.37%) Nortel
8 1 (1.37%) webMethods
8 1 (1.37%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.37%) Omniture
8 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.37%) Tableau
8 1 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago