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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 189 166 177
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 36 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.65% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 1.96% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 17
Average salary £38,500 £60,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% +106.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,775 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
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
1703 1737 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.98% 33.00% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1460 1228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
(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 +8 12 £55,000 +19.56% 5
Birmingham +2 9 £40,500 +82.02% 1
Staffordshire -5 5 - - 3
Solihull -2 2 £30,000 +13.20%
Herefordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Coventry -14 1 £26,500 -31.61% 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 24 (36.36%) Degree
3 19 (28.79%) ITIL
4 17 (25.76%) Mathematics
5 16 (24.24%) Finance
6 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 15 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
7 14 (21.21%) Analytics
7 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (21.21%) Cisco
7 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
8 13 (19.70%) Statistical Analysis
9 12 (18.18%) Windows
9 12 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (18.18%) Time Management
9 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
10 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.64%) Economics
12 9 (13.64%) SPSS
12 9 (13.64%) SLA
12 9 (13.64%) MySQL
12 9 (13.64%) SAS
13 8 (12.12%) VB
13 8 (12.12%) WebTrends
13 8 (12.12%) Marketing
13 8 (12.12%) Google
13 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (10.61%) R

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (13.64%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) SPSS
3 4 (6.06%) Stata
4 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) WebTrends
2 7 (10.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) VPN
2 6 (9.09%) GPRS
2 6 (9.09%) LAN
2 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 6 (9.09%) 4G
3 5 (7.58%) IP Telephony
3 5 (7.58%) WAN
4 4 (6.06%) DWDM
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) NGN
5 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.52%) IPsec
5 1 (1.52%) 3G
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
5 1 (1.52%) DSL
5 1 (1.52%) X.21
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
5 1 (1.52%) OSPF
5 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
3 5 (7.58%) QlikView
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.03%) MS Access
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (1.52%) OLAP
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (7.58%) Data Scientist
2 5 (7.58%) MI Developer
2 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
2 5 (7.58%) Developer
2 5 (7.58%) Service Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 3 (4.55%) Process Analyst
4 3 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (4.55%) MI Analyst
4 3 (4.55%) Data Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Statistician
4 3 (4.55%) Graduate
5 2 (3.03%) Information Analyst
5 2 (3.03%) QA Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
1 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Mathematics
2 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 9 (13.64%) Economics
5 7 (10.61%) User Experience
5 7 (10.61%) Physics
6 6 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 5 (7.58%) Credit Risk
8 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
9 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
10 2 (3.03%) GIS
10 2 (3.03%) Replication
11 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
3 14 (21.21%) Analytics
4 13 (19.70%) Statistical Analysis
5 12 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (18.18%) Time Management
6 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
7 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) Customer Segmentation
8 7 (10.61%) Web Development
8 7 (10.61%) Web Analytics
8 7 (10.61%) Data Management
8 7 (10.61%) Benchmarking
8 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.09%) Change Management
9 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.58%) Bayesian Methods
10 5 (7.58%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) VB
3 7 (10.61%) R
4 5 (7.58%) VBA
4 5 (7.58%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Nagios
2 1 (1.52%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.21%) Cisco
3 8 (12.12%) Google
4 7 (10.61%) VMware
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) Nimsoft
6 5 (7.58%) Business Objects
7 4 (6.06%) Juniper
8 3 (4.55%) Nortel
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) Intel
9 2 (3.03%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.52%) Tableau
10 1 (1.52%) Omniture
10 1 (1.52%) DoubleClick
10 1 (1.52%) Cognos
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Salary: £27850 per annum + training and development + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royal Leamington Spa
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
npower
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
npower
Posted: 6 days ago
Studley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £24,197 to £26,531 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: 22 days ago