Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > England
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 358 321 335
Rank change year-on-year -37 +14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 1,248 1,642 1,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 1.00% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.09% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 861 1,272 1,266
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +17.02% -5.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -5.26%

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 129,130 151,068 151,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.73% 91.85% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 102,846 123,738 125,959
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -30 634 £65,000 +8.33% 103
South East -10 229 £55,000 +15.79% 40
North of England +36 134 £42,250 -0.59% 40
North West +15 88 £42,000 -1.18% 29
Midlands +33 86 £42,500 +21.43% 24
South West +34 85 £60,000 +9.09% 18
East of England -54 79 £55,000 - 22
West Midlands +22 61 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Yorkshire +47 39 £49,000 +15.29% 10
East Midlands +30 25 £75,000 +130.77% 15
North East +20 7 £20,622 -45.01% 1
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 631 (50.56%) Python
2 584 (46.79%) Mathematics
3 568 (45.51%) SQL
4 512 (41.03%) Machine Learning
5 458 (36.70%) Data Science
6 453 (36.30%) Analytics
7 446 (35.74%) Degree
8 416 (33.33%) Finance
9 376 (30.13%) R
10 354 (28.37%) Computer Science
11 296 (23.72%) Analytical Skills
12 284 (22.76%) Visualisation
13 278 (22.28%) Algorithms
14 243 (19.47%) Artificial Intelligence
15 226 (18.11%) Big Data
16 209 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
17 201 (16.11%) PhD
18 200 (16.03%) Data Visualisation
19 197 (15.79%) Data Analysis
20 194 (15.54%) Java
21 190 (15.22%) Apache Spark
22 180 (14.42%) Hadoop
23 179 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
24 175 (14.02%) Deep Learning
25 161 (12.90%) SQL Server
26 160 (12.82%) SAS
26 160 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
27 156 (12.50%) Tableau
28 152 (12.18%) Marketing
29 147 (11.78%) Data Modelling

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
1 190 (15.22%) Apache Spark
2 160 (12.82%) SAS
3 75 (6.01%) Apache
4 21 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.36%) Apache Pig
5 17 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 13 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (0.80%) IIS
7 10 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.72%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.56%) DNN
9 7 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.48%) Jupyter
11 5 (0.40%) CMS
12 4 (0.32%) Kinematics
12 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.24%) Confluence
13 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 118 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
3 44 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (2.40%) SPSS
5 13 (1.04%) Stata
6 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.32%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.24%) InVision
8 3 (0.24%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.16%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.080%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.080%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Tercero
3 2 (0.16%) Odoo
3 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.080%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.080%) DocuMatrix
4 1 (0.080%) Magento
4 1 (0.080%) Relativity
4 1 (0.080%) Ringtail
4 1 (0.080%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.080%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.080%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 132 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (4.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (2.72%) Google Analytics
5 16 (1.28%) SaaS
6 13 (1.04%) Office 365
7 12 (0.96%) Google Tag Manager
8 10 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.64%) PaaS
10 7 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (0.56%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 5 (0.40%) AdWords
11 5 (0.40%) Amazon Alexa
11 5 (0.40%) Runscope
11 5 (0.40%) Serverless
11 5 (0.40%) Siri
12 4 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.32%) GitHub
12 4 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.08%) Firewall
2 17 (1.36%) Internet
2 17 (1.36%) LAN
3 16 (1.28%) WAN
4 11 (0.88%) SAN
4 11 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.80%) Skype
6 9 (0.72%) Broadband
6 9 (0.72%) Network Security
6 9 (0.72%) Wireless
7 7 (0.56%) VoIP
8 6 (0.48%) HTTP
9 5 (0.40%) ADSL
9 5 (0.40%) iBeacon
9 5 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.32%) DHCP
10 4 (0.32%) DNS
10 4 (0.32%) VPN
10 4 (0.32%) WebEx
10 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (18.11%) Big Data
2 180 (14.42%) Hadoop
3 161 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 118 (9.46%) Power BI
5 117 (9.38%) Apache Hive
6 95 (7.61%) Data Mining
7 88 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
8 86 (6.89%) NoSQL
9 65 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 62 (4.97%) Text Mining
11 60 (4.81%) MySQL
11 60 (4.81%) Relational Database
12 59 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 45 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 41 (3.29%) SAP HANA
15 37 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 26 (2.08%) RDBMS
17 25 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
18 24 (1.92%) OLAP
19 22 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 101 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 28 (2.24%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.52%) JIRA
3 19 (1.52%) Selenium
3 19 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.36%) NUnit
5 12 (0.96%) Trac
6 10 (0.80%) TestRail
7 9 (0.72%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.72%) Subversion
8 8 (0.64%) JUnit
9 7 (0.56%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.48%) Toad
11 5 (0.40%) Mockito
12 4 (0.32%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.32%) MSTest
12 4 (0.32%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.32%) RStudio
12 4 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.24%) Gradle
General
1 416 (33.33%) Finance
2 152 (12.18%) Marketing
3 110 (8.81%) Retail
4 101 (8.09%) Telecoms
5 57 (4.57%) Games
6 46 (3.69%) Banking
7 38 (3.04%) Publishing
8 37 (2.96%) Manufacturing
9 31 (2.48%) Advertising
10 28 (2.24%) Law
11 27 (2.16%) Electronics
12 22 (1.76%) Front Office
13 15 (1.20%) Military
14 13 (1.04%) Back Office
14 13 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.72%) Automotive
15 9 (0.72%) Billing
15 9 (0.72%) Legal
16 7 (0.56%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 316 (25.32%) Data Scientist
2 210 (16.83%) Analyst
3 152 (12.18%) Developer
4 116 (9.29%) Senior Data Scientist
5 111 (8.89%) Data Analyst
6 62 (4.97%) Machine Learning Researcher
7 55 (4.41%) DBA
8 53 (4.25%) Data Engineer
9 48 (3.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 47 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
11 41 (3.29%) Senior Data Analyst
12 38 (3.04%) Data Manager
12 38 (3.04%) Python Developer
12 38 (3.04%) Python Engineer
13 37 (2.96%) Service Manager
14 35 (2.80%) Senior Developer
15 33 (2.64%) SQL DBA
16 30 (2.40%) C# Developer
17 29 (2.32%) .NET Developer
17 29 (2.32%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (10.02%) Natural Language Processing
2 81 (6.49%) .NET
3 56 (4.49%) TensorFlow
4 55 (4.41%) Kafka
5 53 (4.25%) D3.js
6 45 (3.61%) HTML
7 42 (3.37%) CSS
7 42 (3.37%) ggplot
8 35 (2.80%) Web Services
9 34 (2.72%) WPF
10 32 (2.56%) Pandas
11 31 (2.48%) NumPy
12 24 (1.92%) scikit-learn
12 24 (1.92%) SciPy
13 22 (1.76%) ASP.NET
13 22 (1.76%) Velocity
14 19 (1.52%) .NET Framework
14 19 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (1.52%) WCF
14 19 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 296 (23.72%) Analytical Skills
2 278 (22.28%) Algorithms
3 63 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.69%) Data Structures
5 45 (3.61%) Social Network
6 43 (3.45%) Fintech
7 41 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (2.64%) Hedge funds
9 25 (2.00%) Replication
10 19 (1.52%) Social Media
11 18 (1.44%) Life Science
11 18 (1.44%) Reinsurance
12 17 (1.36%) Credit Risk
13 16 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
14 14 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (1.12%) User Experience
14 14 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.96%) NHS
16 12 (0.96%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 79 (6.33%) Linux
2 71 (5.69%) Windows
3 57 (4.57%) Unix
4 34 (2.72%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.88%) Android
8 10 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.48%) Robot Operating System
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.080%) CentOS
12 1 (0.080%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.080%) VMS
12 1 (0.080%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (46.79%) Mathematics
2 512 (41.03%) Machine Learning
3 458 (36.70%) Data Science
4 453 (36.30%) Analytics
5 354 (28.37%) Computer Science
6 284 (22.76%) Visualisation
7 243 (19.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 209 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
9 200 (16.03%) Data Visualisation
10 197 (15.79%) Data Analysis
11 179 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
12 175 (14.02%) Deep Learning
13 160 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
14 147 (11.78%) Data Modelling
14 147 (11.78%) Decision-Making
15 141 (11.30%) Software Engineering
16 132 (10.58%) Neural Network
17 125 (10.02%) ITIL
18 123 (9.86%) Physics
19 112 (8.97%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 631 (50.56%) Python
2 568 (45.51%) SQL
3 376 (30.13%) R
4 194 (15.54%) Java
5 136 (10.90%) C++
6 100 (8.01%) C#
7 98 (7.85%) JavaScript
8 75 (6.01%) MATLAB
8 75 (6.01%) Scala
9 68 (5.45%) T-SQL
10 64 (5.13%) C
11 36 (2.88%) Go
12 31 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 30 (2.40%) VBA
14 29 (2.32%) Julia
15 23 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.84%) PHP
16 22 (1.76%) Cython
17 15 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.12%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 446 (35.74%) Degree
2 201 (16.11%) PhD
3 74 (5.93%) Numerate Degree
4 62 (4.97%) Master's Degree
5 28 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 20 (1.60%) MPhil
8 18 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 15 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.12%) ISEB
11 13 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
13 9 (0.72%) Postgraduate
14 7 (0.56%) CCNA
14 7 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.56%) MBA
15 6 (0.48%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.40%) MCSA
17 4 (0.32%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 50 (4.01%) SLA
3 49 (3.93%) QA
4 44 (3.53%) GDPR
5 7 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.48%) PMO
7 3 (0.24%) IFRS
7 3 (0.24%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.080%) CDISC
9 1 (0.080%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
9 1 (0.080%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 33 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.08%) Docker
3 14 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (0.72%) HDFS
6 6 (0.48%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.32%) vSphere
8 4 (0.32%) XenApp
9 2 (0.16%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.080%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.080%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (3.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 19 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 12 (0.96%) Data Guard
4 10 (0.80%) SCCM
4 10 (0.80%) SCOM
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.24%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.24%) Nagios
7 1 (0.080%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.080%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.080%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.080%) Puppet
7 1 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.080%) vRealize
Vendors
1 156 (12.50%) Tableau
2 138 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 76 (6.09%) SAP
4 64 (5.13%) Google
5 46 (3.69%) Oracle
6 28 (2.24%) VMware
7 23 (1.84%) Cloudera
8 20 (1.60%) Informatica
9 16 (1.28%) Cisco
10 15 (1.20%) Alteryx
10 15 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.04%) Adobe
12 12 (0.96%) Fortinet
13 11 (0.88%) Cadence
13 11 (0.88%) Facebook
13 11 (0.88%) Huawei
14 10 (0.80%) Splunk
15 9 (0.72%) Citrix
16 8 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.64%) Talend