Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 335 337
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 1,638 1,646 1,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 0.98% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.08% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 1,295 1,433
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +8.70%

Statistics 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 148,125 152,492 171,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.65% 90.73% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119,210 123,426 144,723
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in England

Statistics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Statistics in England

Statistics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in England

Statistics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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 +32 859 £60,000 +9.09% 91
South East -9 252 £40,000 -5.88% 28
North of England +3 215 £40,000 +14.29% 24
North West +36 155 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East of England -13 146 £53,750 +26.47% 20
Midlands -39 89 £37,500 +8.70% 15
South West +4 82 £55,000 +43.79% 8
West Midlands +7 70 £38,000 +4.83% 14
Yorkshire -4 51 £37,500 +7.14% 11
East Midlands -12 19 £37,500 +22.95% 1
North East -34 9 £35,000 +55.56% 1
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 702 (42.86%) Python
2 694 (42.37%) SQL
3 683 (41.70%) Mathematics
4 597 (36.45%) Degree
5 550 (33.58%) Analytics
6 527 (32.17%) Machine Learning
7 526 (32.11%) Data Science
8 487 (29.73%) Finance
9 471 (28.75%) Computer Science
10 423 (25.82%) R
11 408 (24.91%) Analytical Skills
12 359 (21.92%) Algorithms
13 281 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
14 277 (16.91%) PhD
15 272 (16.61%) Microsoft
16 271 (16.54%) Big Data
17 262 (16.00%) Java
18 255 (15.57%) SQL Server
19 244 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
20 229 (13.98%) Data Analysis
21 225 (13.74%) Visualisation
22 214 (13.06%) C++
23 207 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
23 207 (12.64%) Marketing
24 194 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
25 193 (11.78%) Artificial Intelligence
26 192 (11.72%) Windows
27 189 (11.54%) Apache Spark
28 181 (11.05%) ITIL
29 176 (10.74%) Physics

Statistics
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
1 189 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 161 (9.83%) SAS
3 51 (3.11%) MS Exchange
4 44 (2.69%) Apache
5 41 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (1.28%) Apache Pig
7 21 (1.28%) Skype for Business
8 18 (1.10%) IIS
9 17 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (0.85%) CMS
11 9 (0.55%) Jupyter
12 8 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.43%) Hyperledger
13 7 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.37%) Drupal
14 6 (0.37%) WordPress
15 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.18%) Confluence
16 3 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 194 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 96 (5.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 90 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
4 59 (3.60%) SPSS
5 14 (0.85%) Stata
6 7 (0.43%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.37%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.31%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.31%) Simulink
8 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.24%) EViews
10 2 (0.12%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
11 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.061%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (0.85%) Elite 3E
1 14 (0.85%) Workfront
2 10 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.24%) FastStats
5 3 (0.18%) iTrent
5 3 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.061%) BPCS
6 1 (0.061%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 127 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (3.11%) Google Analytics
4 45 (2.75%) Office 365
5 25 (1.53%) SaaS
6 17 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
7 14 (0.85%) Azure Machine Learning
8 13 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.37%) Runscope
11 4 (0.24%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 4 (0.24%) IaaS
11 4 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.24%) PaaS
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.12%) GitHub
14 1 (0.061%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.061%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.50%) Firewall
2 37 (2.26%) Internet
3 33 (2.01%) LAN
4 29 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 29 (1.77%) WAN
5 28 (1.71%) SMS
6 25 (1.53%) SSL
7 21 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (1.22%) FTP
8 20 (1.22%) SAN
9 18 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (0.98%) Network Security
10 16 (0.98%) VoIP
10 16 (0.98%) VPN
11 13 (0.79%) Ethernet
11 13 (0.79%) Symposium
12 10 (0.61%) GPON
13 9 (0.55%) DNS
13 9 (0.55%) Frame Relay
13 9 (0.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (16.54%) Big Data
2 255 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 171 (10.44%) Hadoop
4 151 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 148 (9.04%) Data Warehouse
6 130 (7.94%) Data Mining
7 124 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 93 (5.68%) NoSQL
9 91 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 88 (5.37%) MySQL
11 85 (5.19%) Apache Hive
12 68 (4.15%) Power BI
13 58 (3.54%) MongoDB
13 58 (3.54%) Relational Database
14 42 (2.56%) Data Lake
15 37 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
17 31 (1.89%) QlikView
18 27 (1.65%) Cosmos DB
18 27 (1.65%) HBase
Development Applications
1 83 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 76 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (2.08%) JIRA
4 28 (1.71%) NUnit
4 28 (1.71%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 21 (1.28%) JUnit
8 20 (1.22%) Subversion
9 15 (0.92%) RStudio
10 11 (0.67%) Selenium
11 7 (0.43%) MSTest
11 7 (0.43%) Ranorex
12 6 (0.37%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.37%) Mockito
13 5 (0.31%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.31%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.31%) Mocha
13 5 (0.31%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 487 (29.73%) Finance
2 207 (12.64%) Marketing
3 99 (6.04%) Retail
4 93 (5.68%) Banking
5 88 (5.37%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.93%) Games
7 31 (1.89%) Publishing
8 29 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.77%) Legal
9 28 (1.71%) Front Office
10 24 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.34%) Advertising
11 22 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (1.28%) Electronics
13 15 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.61%) Law
15 5 (0.31%) Billing
16 4 (0.24%) Automotive
16 4 (0.24%) Back Office
17 3 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 359 (21.92%) Analyst
2 340 (20.76%) Data Scientist
3 213 (13.00%) Developer
4 122 (7.45%) Data Analyst
5 98 (5.98%) Senior Data Scientist
6 78 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 75 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 66 (4.03%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 63 (3.85%) Service Manager
10 59 (3.60%) Junior
10 59 (3.60%) SQL BI Developer
11 57 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
12 56 (3.42%) Service Analyst
12 56 (3.42%) Service Desk Analyst
13 54 (3.30%) DBA
14 51 (3.11%) SSIS Developer
14 51 (3.11%) SSRS Developer
15 49 (2.99%) Data Engineer
16 48 (2.93%) Software Engineer
16 48 (2.93%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (9.83%) .NET
2 151 (9.22%) Natural Language Processing
3 88 (5.37%) TensorFlow
4 81 (4.95%) .NET Framework
5 68 (4.15%) Web Services
6 66 (4.03%) HTML
7 63 (3.85%) scikit-learn
8 55 (3.36%) Entity Framework
9 51 (3.11%) NumPy
10 50 (3.05%) WPF
11 47 (2.87%) Pandas
12 45 (2.75%) CSS
13 37 (2.26%) AngularJS
14 36 (2.20%) ASP.NET
15 31 (1.89%) WCF
16 30 (1.83%) HTML5
17 28 (1.71%) Kafka
18 26 (1.59%) Keras
18 26 (1.59%) SciPy
18 26 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 471 (28.75%) Computer Science
2 408 (24.91%) Analytical Skills
3 359 (21.92%) Algorithms
4 124 (7.57%) Management Information System
5 82 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
6 73 (4.46%) User Experience
7 69 (4.21%) Fintech
8 44 (2.69%) Replication
9 43 (2.63%) Mobile App
10 42 (2.56%) Data Structures
11 41 (2.50%) Hedge funds
12 34 (2.08%) Blackberry
13 32 (1.95%) Smartphone
13 32 (1.95%) Social Media
14 30 (1.83%) Life Science
15 27 (1.65%) Data Centre
16 21 (1.28%) Driving Licence
17 19 (1.16%) Credit Risk
18 18 (1.10%) Derivative
19 17 (1.04%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 192 (11.72%) Windows
2 152 (9.28%) Linux
3 51 (3.11%) Windows Server
4 41 (2.50%) Unix
5 29 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (0.98%) Android
8 14 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.73%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.24%) CentOS
12 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.24%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (41.70%) Mathematics
2 550 (33.58%) Analytics
3 527 (32.17%) Machine Learning
4 526 (32.11%) Data Science
5 281 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
6 244 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
7 229 (13.98%) Data Analysis
8 225 (13.74%) Visualisation
9 207 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
10 193 (11.78%) Artificial Intelligence
11 181 (11.05%) ITIL
12 176 (10.74%) Physics
13 173 (10.56%) Data Visualisation
14 159 (9.71%) Data Analytics
15 157 (9.58%) Deep Learning
16 136 (8.30%) Economics
17 128 (7.81%) Software Engineering
18 123 (7.51%) Data Modelling
19 116 (7.08%) Mentoring
19 116 (7.08%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 702 (42.86%) Python
2 694 (42.37%) SQL
3 423 (25.82%) R
4 262 (16.00%) Java
5 214 (13.06%) C++
6 135 (8.24%) MATLAB
7 121 (7.39%) C
8 117 (7.14%) C#
8 117 (7.14%) Scala
9 110 (6.72%) JavaScript
10 104 (6.35%) T-SQL
11 66 (4.03%) VBA
12 30 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.47%) Perl
14 22 (1.34%) PHP
15 20 (1.22%) VB
16 19 (1.16%) RPG
17 13 (0.79%) Embedded C
17 13 (0.79%) Embedded C++
17 13 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 597 (36.45%) Degree
2 277 (16.91%) PhD
3 120 (7.33%) Numerate Degree
4 73 (4.46%) Master's Degree
5 48 (2.93%) Network+ Certification
6 46 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 37 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (2.20%) CCNA
9 28 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 25 (1.53%) MCP
12 21 (1.28%) ISEB
13 20 (1.22%) MCSE
14 15 (0.92%) Postgraduate
15 14 (0.85%) MCSA
16 13 (0.79%) SC Cleared
17 8 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.37%) CBAP
19 5 (0.31%) CISSP
19 5 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (6.41%) SLA
2 52 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 39 (2.38%) GDPR
4 37 (2.26%) QA
5 10 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
6 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.18%) GCP
8 3 (0.18%) PMO
9 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.061%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.061%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 75 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.93%) Docker
3 30 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.22%) HDFS
5 12 (0.73%) Firmware
6 11 (0.67%) Apache Flume
6 11 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.49%) vSphere
8 5 (0.31%) LXC
8 5 (0.31%) XenApp
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.12%) Squid
11 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 29 (1.77%) Kubernetes
3 13 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (0.67%) Perfmon
5 7 (0.43%) Oozie
6 6 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (0.24%) Terraform
9 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.18%) NetVault Backup
10 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.12%) Marathon
10 2 (0.12%) Nessus
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 272 (16.61%) Microsoft
2 121 (7.39%) Tableau
3 86 (5.25%) Google
4 80 (4.88%) Oracle
5 78 (4.76%) Cisco
6 49 (2.99%) Fortinet
7 40 (2.44%) Huawei
7 40 (2.44%) SAP
8 38 (2.32%) Apple
9 36 (2.20%) MobileIron
10 33 (2.01%) Alteryx
10 33 (2.01%) IBM
11 32 (1.95%) Adobe
11 32 (1.95%) VMware
12 24 (1.47%) Cloudera
13 21 (1.28%) Remedy
14 20 (1.22%) Dynatrace
14 20 (1.22%) SolarWinds
15 19 (1.16%) MapR
16 17 (1.04%) Vertica