Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 739 808 770
Rank change year-on-year +69 -38 +126
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 448 409 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 361 350 382
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +11.11%

Statistical Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Statistical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in England

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in England.

Salary trend for Statistical Analysis in England

Statistical Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Analysis in England

Statistical Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 237 £55,000 -15.38% 17
South East +62 84 £40,000 - 6
Midlands +43 41 £30,000 -27.71% 2
North of England -4 40 £46,500 +32.86% 2
East of England +17 28 £35,614 +1.75% 1
East Midlands +45 21 £29,000 -35.56%
Yorkshire +29 19 £47,750 +31.72%
West Midlands +20 19 £42,500 +18.88% 2
North West -31 19 £55,000 +61.76% 2
South West +17 17 £39,991 +55.43%
North East - 2 £22,500 -
Statistical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 England region with a requirement for Statistical Analysis.

1 189 (42.19%) Python
2 185 (41.29%) SQL
2 185 (41.29%) Analytics
3 173 (38.62%) Degree
4 151 (33.71%) R
5 136 (30.36%) Finance
6 133 (29.69%) Machine Learning
7 124 (27.68%) Mathematics
8 114 (25.45%) Statistics
9 112 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 103 (22.99%) Marketing
11 102 (22.77%) Visualisation
12 101 (22.54%) Data Analysis
13 99 (22.10%) Business Intelligence
14 97 (21.65%) Computer Science
15 89 (19.87%) Big Data
16 84 (18.75%) SAS
17 75 (16.74%) Hadoop
18 71 (15.85%) Algorithms
19 66 (14.73%) Microsoft Excel
19 66 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
20 59 (13.17%) SPSS
21 57 (12.72%) Data Mining
21 57 (12.72%) Data Analytics
21 57 (12.72%) Data Visualisation
22 56 (12.50%) MATLAB
23 55 (12.28%) Apache Spark
24 54 (12.05%) Retail
25 52 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
25 52 (11.61%) PhD

Statistical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 84 (18.75%) SAS
2 55 (12.28%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.56%) Apache
4 7 (1.56%) Apache Pig
4 7 (1.56%) IPython
5 5 (1.12%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 66 (14.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (13.17%) SPSS
3 23 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (3.35%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.34%) Stata
7 4 (0.89%) CPLEX
7 4 (0.89%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.67%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.45%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.45%) Weka
10 1 (0.22%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.22%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.22%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle AML
3 1 (0.22%) FastStats
3 1 (0.22%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.24%) Google Analytics
4 16 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (1.56%) AdWords
5 7 (1.56%) SaaS
6 6 (1.34%) GitHub
7 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.34%) FTP
3 4 (0.89%) DNS
3 4 (0.89%) RFID
3 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.89%) Wireless
3 4 (0.89%) ZigBee
4 3 (0.67%) SMS
5 2 (0.45%) ATM
5 2 (0.45%) DSL
5 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.45%) GLBP
5 2 (0.45%) HSRP
5 2 (0.45%) ISDN
5 2 (0.45%) LAN
5 2 (0.45%) MPLS
5 2 (0.45%) VRRP
6 1 (0.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.87%) Big Data
2 75 (16.74%) Hadoop
3 57 (12.72%) Data Mining
4 52 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (9.60%) NoSQL
6 41 (9.15%) SQL Server
7 33 (7.37%) Apache Hive
8 26 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (5.13%) QlikView
9 23 (5.13%) Relational Database
10 20 (4.46%) MongoDB
10 20 (4.46%) MySQL
11 18 (4.02%) Power BI
12 16 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (3.13%) Text Mining
14 13 (2.90%) Impala
15 11 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (2.23%) Spotfire
17 8 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
18 7 (1.56%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.89%) Selenium
1 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.45%) RStudio
4 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (30.36%) Finance
2 103 (22.99%) Marketing
3 54 (12.05%) Retail
4 33 (7.37%) Legal
5 28 (6.25%) Law
6 15 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.13%) Banking
8 13 (2.90%) Electronics
9 10 (2.23%) Games
10 9 (2.01%) Front Office
10 9 (2.01%) German Language
11 7 (1.56%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.89%) Advertising
14 3 (0.67%) Billing
14 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.45%) Back Office
15 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 129 (28.79%) Analyst
2 101 (22.54%) Data Scientist
3 42 (9.38%) Data Analyst
4 39 (8.71%) Developer
5 21 (4.69%) SQL Analyst
6 20 (4.46%) Data Manager
7 19 (4.24%) Report Analyst
8 18 (4.02%) Financial Analyst
8 18 (4.02%) User Experience Researcher
9 17 (3.79%) Insight Analyst
10 16 (3.57%) Data Engineer
10 16 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.13%) Python Developer
12 13 (2.90%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 13 (2.90%) Senior Python Developer
12 13 (2.90%) SQL Data Analyst
12 13 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (2.90%) Team Leader
13 12 (2.68%) Credit Analyst
13 12 (2.68%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.81%) Natural Language Processing
2 30 (6.70%) Pandas
3 28 (6.25%) HTML
4 23 (5.13%) NumPy
5 15 (3.35%) scikit-learn
6 14 (3.13%) Web Services
7 12 (2.68%) CSS
7 12 (2.68%) REST
8 11 (2.46%) Flask
8 11 (2.46%) SciPy
9 10 (2.23%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.23%) Node.js
10 9 (2.01%) Seaborn
11 8 (1.79%) .NET
11 8 (1.79%) XML
12 7 (1.56%) HTML5
12 7 (1.56%) Kafka
12 7 (1.56%) pytest
12 7 (1.56%) Swagger
13 5 (1.12%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 112 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (21.65%) Computer Science
3 71 (15.85%) Algorithms
4 34 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.91%) User Experience
6 18 (4.02%) Data Structures
7 14 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (2.68%) Social Media
9 10 (2.23%) Tandem
10 9 (2.01%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.12%) BBC
11 5 (1.12%) FMCG
11 5 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.12%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.89%) Fintech
12 4 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.89%) Machine to Machine
12 4 (0.89%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.89%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.14%) Linux
2 15 (3.35%) Windows
3 14 (3.13%) Unix
4 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (41.29%) Analytics
2 133 (29.69%) Machine Learning
3 124 (27.68%) Mathematics
4 114 (25.45%) Statistics
5 102 (22.77%) Visualisation
6 101 (22.54%) Data Analysis
7 99 (22.10%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (12.72%) Data Analytics
9 57 (12.72%) Data Visualisation
10 46 (10.27%) Data Management
11 44 (9.82%) Data Modelling
11 44 (9.82%) Predictive Modelling
12 43 (9.60%) ETL
13 41 (9.15%) Physics
13 41 (9.15%) Validation
14 39 (8.71%) Statistical Modelling
15 31 (6.92%) Artificial Intelligence
15 31 (6.92%) Economics
16 30 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (42.19%) Python
2 185 (41.29%) SQL
3 151 (33.71%) R
4 56 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 51 (11.38%) Java
6 41 (9.15%) C++
7 38 (8.48%) JavaScript
8 35 (7.81%) C#
9 34 (7.59%) C
10 28 (6.25%) VBA
11 26 (5.80%) Scala
12 15 (3.35%) Perl
13 8 (1.79%) Julia
14 5 (1.12%) VB
15 4 (0.89%) Fortran
15 4 (0.89%) PHP
15 4 (0.89%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.45%) Ruby
16 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 173 (38.62%) Degree
2 52 (11.61%) PhD
3 32 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 29 (6.47%) Security Cleared
5 23 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
6 20 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (4.46%) SC Cleared
7 16 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.56%) CISSP
9 6 (1.34%) CISA
9 6 (1.34%) CISM
9 6 (1.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (1.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 6 (1.34%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 3 (0.67%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.22%) HND
11 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.22%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.22%) SSCP
11 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.13%) Data Quality
1 23 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.46%) GDPR
3 11 (2.46%) COBIT
4 10 (2.23%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.56%) SLA
6 6 (1.34%) QA
7 5 (1.12%) PMO
8 4 (0.89%) GCP
9 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.67%) Def Stans
9 3 (0.67%) GLP
9 3 (0.67%) GMP
9 3 (0.67%) GxP
9 3 (0.67%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) Kibana
2 5 (1.12%) Oozie
3 1 (0.22%) Control-M
3 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (10.71%) Tableau
2 45 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.48%) Google
4 17 (3.79%) Oracle
5 13 (2.90%) SAP
6 11 (2.46%) CA
7 10 (2.23%) Twitter
8 9 (2.01%) Adobe
9 8 (1.79%) Cloudera
9 8 (1.79%) Minitab
10 7 (1.56%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.56%) Teradata
11 6 (1.34%) MapR
11 6 (1.34%) Remedy
11 6 (1.34%) VMware
12 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.89%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.89%) Sigfox
13 4 (0.89%) Splunk
14 3 (0.67%) Cisco