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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 173 185 172
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 42 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 1.38% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
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
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Birmingham - 10 £37,500 - 2
Staffordshire +7 8 £34,750 +2.96% 1
Warwickshire -1 6 £55,000 +103.70%
Coventry -7 4 £26,250 - 1
Solihull -5 2 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (57.35%) SQL
2 28 (41.18%) ITIL
3 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 20 (29.41%) Degree
5 20 (29.41%) Windows
6 15 (22.06%) Statistical Analysis
6 15 (22.06%) Finance
7 14 (20.59%) VMware
8 13 (19.12%) Citrix
9 12 (17.65%) Cisco
9 12 (17.65%) Nimsoft
9 12 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (17.65%) LAN
9 12 (17.65%) Performance Metrics
9 12 (17.65%) Mathematics
10 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (16.18%) Java
10 11 (16.18%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.24%) Analytics
12 9 (13.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
12 9 (13.24%) VB
12 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
12 9 (13.24%) Nagios
12 9 (13.24%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (13.24%) Marketing
13 8 (11.76%) SAS
13 8 (11.76%) Visualisation

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (11.76%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) SPSS
3 2 (2.94%) Stata
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) LAN
2 7 (10.29%) VPN
3 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 6 (8.82%) GPRS
3 6 (8.82%) 4G
4 3 (4.41%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.94%) Firewall
5 2 (2.94%) Wireless
5 2 (2.94%) DWDM
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) OSPF
6 1 (1.47%) BGP
6 1 (1.47%) DSL
6 1 (1.47%) X.21
6 1 (1.47%) IPsec
6 1 (1.47%) NGN
6 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.47%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.82%) Big Data
2 6 (8.82%) QlikView
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.41%) DB2
5 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) MS Access
6 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.24%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Applications Support
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) MI Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Data Scientist
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Statistician
7 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Information Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 12 (17.65%) Performance Metrics
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.24%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.82%) Credit Risk
6 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.88%) Replication
6 4 (5.88%) Economics
7 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.94%) GIS
8 2 (2.94%) Physics
8 2 (2.94%) User Experience
9 1 (1.47%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Statistical Analysis
3 11 (16.18%) Statistical Modelling
4 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.24%) Analytics
5 9 (13.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
6 8 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.76%) Data Management
7 7 (10.29%) Change Management
7 7 (10.29%) Time Management
8 6 (8.82%) Predictive Analytics
8 6 (8.82%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (8.82%) Time Series Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.35%) Service Management
9 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 9 (13.24%) VB
4 7 (10.29%) R
5 5 (7.35%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) VB6
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CCNP
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.94%) MCTS
6 2 (2.94%) MCITP
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.47%) ISEB
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) WSUS
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) Citrix
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco
4 12 (17.65%) Nimsoft
5 7 (10.29%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.41%) Juniper
6 3 (4.41%) ION Trading
7 2 (2.94%) Google
7 2 (2.94%) Nortel
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Intel
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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