Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > England
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 320 362
Rank change year-on-year -3 +42 +20
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 1666 1725 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 0.99% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.11% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1405 1428
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,093 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.48% +4.65% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,093 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.48% +4.65% +5.88%

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 150111 155258 179476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.48% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120003 129850 150038
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 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 -16 834 £60,000 +4.35% 90
South East -36 267 £47,500 +18.75% 26
East of England +133 219 £52,223 -0.53% 11
North of England -32 169 £42,000 +12.00% 12
North West -43 105 £45,000 +15.38% 10
Midlands +23 100 £35,000 +3.70% 11
South West +12 75 £42,500 +48.65% 2
West Midlands 0 75 £36,000 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire +22 56 £35,000 -1.41% 2
East Midlands +5 25 £32,500 -23.53% 5
North East -4 8 £36,000 -8.56%
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 729 (43.76%) Mathematics
2 664 (39.86%) SQL
3 653 (39.20%) Python
4 567 (34.03%) Degree
5 553 (33.19%) Analytics
6 528 (31.69%) Computer Science
7 527 (31.63%) Finance
8 483 (28.99%) Machine Learning
9 397 (23.83%) R
10 333 (19.99%) Analytical Skills
11 284 (17.05%) Algorithms
12 276 (16.57%) Big Data
13 261 (15.67%) PhD
14 259 (15.55%) SAS
15 247 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
16 239 (14.35%) Java
17 236 (14.17%) Visualisation
18 229 (13.75%) Physics
19 216 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
20 212 (12.73%) Microsoft
21 203 (12.18%) Data Analysis
21 203 (12.18%) Marketing
22 197 (11.82%) Microsoft Excel
23 196 (11.76%) MATLAB
23 196 (11.76%) Hadoop
24 192 (11.52%) SQL Server
24 192 (11.52%) Apache Spark
25 185 (11.10%) Data Visualisation
26 179 (10.74%) Windows
27 175 (10.50%) C++

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
1 259 (15.55%) SAS
2 192 (11.52%) Apache Spark
3 44 (2.64%) Apache
4 37 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.80%) Apache Pig
6 25 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.26%) Skype for Business
8 19 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (0.66%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.60%) nginx
12 9 (0.54%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.54%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.36%) Smallworld
14 4 (0.24%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.24%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.24%) WordPress
15 3 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 197 (11.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 107 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 100 (6.00%) SPSS
4 90 (5.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.72%) Stata
7 9 (0.54%) Mathematica
7 9 (0.54%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.36%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.36%) S-PLUS
8 6 (0.36%) SPSS Modeler
9 5 (0.30%) Chatbot
10 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.24%) Maple
10 4 (0.24%) Weka
11 1 (0.060%) EViews
11 1 (0.060%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.78%) Magento
2 9 (0.54%) SAP GRC
3 6 (0.36%) Eikon
4 4 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle AML
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.18%) Sage 500
5 3 (0.18%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.12%) FastStats
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.060%) Capstone
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 133 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (3.00%) Google Analytics
4 42 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (1.68%) Mimecast
6 25 (1.50%) Office 365
7 20 (1.20%) SaaS
8 16 (0.96%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (0.60%) GitHub
13 7 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
14 5 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
15 3 (0.18%) Heroku
15 3 (0.18%) IaaS
15 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.18%) Serverless
16 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.78%) WAN
2 61 (3.66%) LAN
3 60 (3.60%) Firewall
4 40 (2.40%) Network Security
5 32 (1.92%) SSL
6 31 (1.86%) VPN
7 30 (1.80%) FTP
7 30 (1.80%) Internet
8 27 (1.62%) Unified Communications
9 26 (1.56%) SMS
10 24 (1.44%) Intranet
11 23 (1.38%) DWDM
11 23 (1.38%) Wireless
12 22 (1.32%) MPLS
13 21 (1.26%) VoIP
14 18 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (1.08%) DNS
15 14 (0.84%) DHCP
16 13 (0.78%) OSPF
16 13 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (16.57%) Big Data
2 196 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 192 (11.52%) SQL Server
4 145 (8.70%) Data Mining
5 110 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
6 92 (5.52%) Apache Hive
7 79 (4.74%) NoSQL
8 67 (4.02%) MySQL
9 66 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 65 (3.90%) MongoDB
11 51 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (2.76%) Power BI
13 44 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 43 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
14 43 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 36 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (1.98%) Spotfire
18 31 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 30 (1.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 53 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 32 (1.92%) JIRA
3 17 (1.02%) NUnit
3 17 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.78%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.72%) SpecFlow
7 11 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 11 (0.66%) HP UFT
8 10 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.60%) Selenium
9 9 (0.54%) TestRail
9 9 (0.54%) WebDriver
10 6 (0.36%) Subversion
10 6 (0.36%) Toad
11 4 (0.24%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.24%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.24%) Gradle
11 4 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 527 (31.63%) Finance
2 203 (12.18%) Marketing
3 137 (8.22%) Retail
4 74 (4.44%) Banking
5 59 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 51 (3.06%) Law
7 42 (2.52%) Advertising
8 38 (2.28%) Games
9 29 (1.74%) Legal
10 23 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.72%) Automotive
13 12 (0.72%) Electronics
13 12 (0.72%) French Language
14 11 (0.66%) Back Office
14 11 (0.66%) Front Office
15 9 (0.54%) Publishing
15 9 (0.54%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 339 (20.35%) Analyst
2 323 (19.39%) Data Scientist
3 205 (12.30%) Developer
4 122 (7.32%) Data Analyst
5 75 (4.50%) Senior Data Scientist
6 60 (3.60%) Service Manager
7 59 (3.54%) Junior
8 53 (3.18%) Consultant
9 50 (3.00%) Software Engineer
10 48 (2.88%) Graduate
11 46 (2.76%) DBA
12 42 (2.52%) Network Engineer
13 39 (2.34%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 38 (2.28%) Administrator
14 38 (2.28%) Machine Learning Researcher
15 36 (2.16%) Architect
16 34 (2.04%) Data Manager
16 34 (2.04%) Insight Analyst
17 33 (1.98%) Senior Developer
17 33 (1.98%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (6.24%) Natural Language Processing
2 101 (6.06%) HTML
3 96 (5.76%) .NET
4 76 (4.56%) CSS
5 67 (4.02%) TensorFlow
6 54 (3.24%) scikit-learn
7 52 (3.12%) Web Services
8 45 (2.70%) HTML5
8 45 (2.70%) NumPy
9 41 (2.46%) jQuery
9 41 (2.46%) WPF
10 40 (2.40%) Pandas
11 36 (2.16%) AngularJS
12 34 (2.04%) XML
13 31 (1.86%) ASP.NET
14 29 (1.74%) Kafka
15 27 (1.62%) D3.js
16 26 (1.56%) SciPy
17 23 (1.38%) Flash
18 21 (1.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 528 (31.69%) Computer Science
2 333 (19.99%) Analytical Skills
3 284 (17.05%) Algorithms
4 74 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 61 (3.66%) User Experience
6 54 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 49 (2.94%) Fintech
8 31 (1.86%) Social Media
9 30 (1.80%) Credit Risk
10 29 (1.74%) Life Science
11 28 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.68%) e-Learning
12 25 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
13 24 (1.44%) Replication
13 24 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
14 21 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
15 20 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
16 17 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
16 17 (1.02%) Reinsurance
17 16 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 179 (10.74%) Windows
2 119 (7.14%) Linux
3 76 (4.56%) Unix
4 65 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 44 (2.64%) Windows 7
6 37 (2.22%) Android
7 30 (1.80%) Windows 10
8 29 (1.74%) Apple iOS
9 22 (1.32%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.36%) CentOS
10 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.18%) Debian
14 1 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.060%) VME
14 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (43.76%) Mathematics
2 553 (33.19%) Analytics
3 483 (28.99%) Machine Learning
4 247 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (14.17%) Visualisation
6 229 (13.75%) Physics
7 216 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
8 203 (12.18%) Data Analysis
9 185 (11.10%) Data Visualisation
10 168 (10.08%) Economics
11 142 (8.52%) Software Engineering
12 141 (8.46%) Data Analytics
12 141 (8.46%) Service Delivery
13 136 (8.16%) Mentoring
14 134 (8.04%) Deep Learning
15 126 (7.56%) Bayesian Methods
16 119 (7.14%) Data Modelling
16 119 (7.14%) Neural Network
17 114 (6.84%) ITIL
18 109 (6.54%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 664 (39.86%) SQL
2 653 (39.20%) Python
3 397 (23.83%) R
4 239 (14.35%) Java
5 196 (11.76%) MATLAB
6 175 (10.50%) C++
7 134 (8.04%) C#
8 131 (7.86%) JavaScript
9 106 (6.36%) Scala
10 75 (4.50%) C
10 75 (4.50%) Julia
11 56 (3.36%) VBA
12 55 (3.30%) PowerShell
13 52 (3.12%) T-SQL
14 33 (1.98%) Perl
15 26 (1.56%) VB
16 23 (1.38%) PHP
17 22 (1.32%) RPG
18 20 (1.20%) PL/SQL
19 17 (1.02%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 567 (34.03%) Degree
2 261 (15.67%) PhD
3 111 (6.66%) Numerate Degree
4 75 (4.50%) Master's Degree
5 73 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 68 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (3.06%) CCNP
8 45 (2.70%) ISEB
9 29 (1.74%) CCIE
10 26 (1.56%) ISTQB
11 24 (1.44%) CCNA
11 24 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.32%) Security Cleared
13 21 (1.26%) MCSE
14 16 (0.96%) Postgraduate
15 12 (0.72%) AWS Certification
16 11 (0.66%) MCSA
17 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 9 (0.54%) SC Cleared
18 7 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (6.42%) SLA
2 75 (4.50%) Data Quality
3 55 (3.30%) QA
4 10 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.42%) GMP
7 6 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
7 6 (0.36%) GCP
7 6 (0.36%) NEBOSH
8 5 (0.30%) COSHH
8 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.24%) PMO
10 3 (0.18%) IFRS
10 3 (0.18%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.12%) FATCA
11 2 (0.12%) GLP
11 2 (0.12%) GxP
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 92 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.74%) Docker
3 17 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.84%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.42%) Varnish
7 6 (0.36%) HDFS
8 3 (0.18%) vSphere
9 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.060%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.060%) XenApp
9 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (1.26%) Ansible
2 14 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.66%) SCCM
4 8 (0.48%) Puppet
5 6 (0.36%) Cacti
5 6 (0.36%) Oozie
5 6 (0.36%) SmokePing
5 6 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.24%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.18%) Kibana
9 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.12%) Netcool
9 2 (0.12%) Packer
9 2 (0.12%) SCOM
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 212 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 149 (8.94%) Tableau
3 101 (6.06%) Google
4 87 (5.22%) Oracle
5 83 (4.98%) Cisco
6 45 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 37 (2.22%) Cadence
8 36 (2.16%) VMware
9 34 (2.04%) HP
9 34 (2.04%) SolarWinds
10 33 (1.98%) Palo Alto
11 32 (1.92%) SAP
12 30 (1.80%) IBM
12 30 (1.80%) Juniper
13 29 (1.74%) iManage
14 28 (1.68%) Twitter
15 26 (1.56%) Adobe
16 23 (1.38%) Cloudera
17 22 (1.32%) Dynatrace
18 20 (1.20%) Alteryx