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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 198 184 165
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 19 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.54% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 1.64% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 43
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1763 1763 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.47% 32.67% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1438 1704
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Birmingham -7 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Warwickshire -10 5 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (36.36%) Analytics
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
5 13 (29.55%) Degree
5 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
6 12 (27.27%) SAS
7 10 (22.73%) Big Data
7 10 (22.73%) R
7 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
8 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (15.91%) Marketing
10 6 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (13.64%) SLA
10 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (13.64%) Finance
11 5 (11.36%) Retail
11 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
11 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
12 4 (9.09%) QlikView
12 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
12 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 4 (9.09%) Data Management
12 4 (9.09%) Publishing
12 4 (9.09%) Military

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (27.27%) SAS
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) Moodle
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Stata
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DMZ
1 3 (6.82%) VLAN
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Big Data
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.09%) QlikView
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.82%) ProClarity
5 1 (2.27%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.27%) Mahout
General
1 7 (15.91%) Marketing
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Publishing
4 4 (9.09%) Military
5 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
6 2 (4.55%) Automotive
6 2 (4.55%) Legal
6 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.27%) Law
7 1 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (2.27%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 8 (18.18%) Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) DBA
4 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) IT Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 4 (9.09%) NHS
5 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
5 3 (6.82%) Data Extraction
5 3 (6.82%) Replication
6 2 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) Economics
6 2 (4.55%) Physics
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.27%) Social Media
7 1 (2.27%) Telematics
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Analytics
2 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Data Management
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.82%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) R
3 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Tableau
3 1 (2.27%) Vertica
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Minitab
3 1 (2.27%) Teradata
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