Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 301 285
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 772 828 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.10% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.19% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 641 630 782
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £128,750 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,730 69,825 68,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.61% 92.81% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49,910 53,824 59,218
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,382
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in London

Statistics
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Statistics in London

Statistics
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in London

Statistics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Central London -38 105 £67,500 +12.50% 25
West London +26 30 £50,000 -6.98% 10
East London -7 9 £52,500 -22.22% 9
South London -14 8 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North London +6 2 £53,500 +33.75% 3
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 500 (64.77%) Python
2 414 (53.63%) Machine Learning
3 356 (46.11%) Mathematics
4 348 (45.08%) SQL
5 293 (37.95%) Data Science
6 269 (34.84%) Analytics
6 269 (34.84%) Computer Science
7 261 (33.81%) R
8 256 (33.16%) Finance
9 250 (32.38%) Degree
10 219 (28.37%) PhD
11 214 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
12 211 (27.33%) Artificial Intelligence
13 184 (23.83%) Algorithms
14 171 (22.15%) Deep Learning
15 159 (20.60%) Java
16 153 (19.82%) Big Data
17 145 (18.78%) Data Analysis
18 142 (18.39%) Natural Language Processing
19 137 (17.75%) C++
20 132 (17.10%) Neural Network
20 132 (17.10%) Visualisation
21 128 (16.58%) Bayesian Methods
22 121 (15.67%) Physics
23 112 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
24 110 (14.25%) Apache Spark
25 108 (13.99%) Marketing
26 107 (13.86%) Hadoop
27 100 (12.95%) Scala
28 99 (12.82%) Problem-Solving

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 110 (14.25%) Apache Spark
2 69 (8.94%) SAS
3 49 (6.35%) Apache
4 15 (1.94%) Apache Pig
5 14 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.78%) Drupal
6 6 (0.78%) Kinematics
6 6 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.65%) IIS
8 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.52%) CMS
8 4 (0.52%) Hyperledger
8 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.52%) WordPress
9 3 (0.39%) DNN
9 3 (0.39%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.13%) CICS
10 1 (0.13%) Confluence
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 52 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (2.85%) SPSS
4 20 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.91%) Stata
6 5 (0.65%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.52%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.39%) InVision
9 2 (0.26%) EViews
9 2 (0.26%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.13%) FastStats
3 1 (0.13%) iTrent
3 1 (0.13%) Odoo
3 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.72%) Google Analytics
4 17 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.81%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 12 (1.55%) GitHub
7 10 (1.30%) Amazon Alexa
7 10 (1.30%) Siri
8 8 (1.04%) Office 365
8 8 (1.04%) SaaS
9 6 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (0.78%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.52%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.52%) PaaS
10 4 (0.52%) Serverless
11 3 (0.39%) Runscope
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.26%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.68%) Firewall
1 13 (1.68%) Internet
2 12 (1.55%) HTTP
3 11 (1.42%) LAN
3 11 (1.42%) WAN
4 8 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.04%) Wireless
5 7 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (0.91%) Network Security
6 4 (0.52%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.39%) Intranet
7 3 (0.39%) VoIP
8 2 (0.26%) Broadband
8 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.26%) Skype
8 2 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) GPON
9 1 (0.13%) NAS
9 1 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (19.82%) Big Data
2 107 (13.86%) Hadoop
3 87 (11.27%) SQL Server
4 80 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (8.94%) NoSQL
6 60 (7.77%) Data Mining
7 53 (6.87%) Apache Hive
8 41 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (5.05%) Power BI
10 38 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (4.66%) MongoDB
12 29 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 29 (3.76%) MySQL
12 29 (3.76%) Relational Database
13 24 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (2.46%) Impala
15 17 (2.20%) HBase
16 13 (1.68%) Snowflake Schema
16 13 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 57 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.33%) JUnit
4 13 (1.68%) Subversion
5 12 (1.55%) Selenium
6 9 (1.17%) JIRA
7 8 (1.04%) Trac
8 5 (0.65%) GitLab
8 5 (0.65%) TestRail
8 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.52%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.39%) Mockito
11 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.26%) RStudio
11 2 (0.26%) Visual Website Optimizer
12 1 (0.13%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.13%) Selenium IDE
General
1 256 (33.16%) Finance
2 108 (13.99%) Marketing
3 73 (9.46%) Banking
4 51 (6.61%) Games
5 50 (6.48%) Publishing
6 31 (4.02%) Front Office
7 28 (3.63%) Retail
8 22 (2.85%) Advertising
9 19 (2.46%) Investment Banking
10 17 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.94%) Legal
12 14 (1.81%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
14 8 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.91%) Billing
15 7 (0.91%) Law
16 5 (0.65%) Social Science
17 4 (0.52%) Automotive
17 4 (0.52%) Military
18 3 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 211 (27.33%) Data Scientist
2 119 (15.41%) Analyst
3 90 (11.66%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 90 (11.66%) Senior Data Scientist
4 77 (9.97%) Developer
5 76 (9.84%) Data Analyst
6 68 (8.81%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 52 (6.74%) Data Engineer
8 32 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (3.63%) Python Engineer
10 23 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 23 (2.98%) Senior Data Analyst
11 22 (2.85%) DBA
11 22 (2.85%) SQL BI Developer
11 22 (2.85%) SQL Developer
11 22 (2.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 22 (2.85%) SQL Server Developer
12 21 (2.72%) Big Data Engineer
12 21 (2.72%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 21 (2.72%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (18.39%) Natural Language Processing
2 48 (6.22%) TensorFlow
3 46 (5.96%) .NET
4 40 (5.18%) Web Services
5 38 (4.92%) CSS
6 29 (3.76%) Pandas
7 27 (3.50%) .NET Framework
8 26 (3.37%) HTML
8 26 (3.37%) NumPy
9 23 (2.98%) D3.js
9 23 (2.98%) Node.js
10 22 (2.85%) SciPy
11 21 (2.72%) Entity Framework
11 21 (2.72%) scikit-learn
12 13 (1.68%) Jinja
13 11 (1.42%) Apache Drill
13 11 (1.42%) Theano
14 10 (1.30%) ggplot2
14 10 (1.30%) SparkR
15 9 (1.17%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 269 (34.84%) Computer Science
2 214 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
3 184 (23.83%) Algorithms
4 47 (6.09%) Fintech
5 36 (4.66%) Hedge funds
6 31 (4.02%) User Experience
7 23 (2.98%) Data Structures
7 23 (2.98%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.72%) NHS
8 21 (2.72%) Virtual Team
9 19 (2.46%) Life Science
10 18 (2.33%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.07%) Equities
11 16 (2.07%) Replication
12 11 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
12 11 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (1.42%) Social Media
13 10 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.30%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (5.83%) Linux
2 32 (4.15%) Windows
3 29 (3.76%) Unix
4 14 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.91%) Android
8 6 (0.78%) Robot Operating System
9 4 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.26%) CentOS
10 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (53.63%) Machine Learning
2 356 (46.11%) Mathematics
3 293 (37.95%) Data Science
4 269 (34.84%) Analytics
5 211 (27.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 171 (22.15%) Deep Learning
7 145 (18.78%) Data Analysis
8 132 (17.10%) Neural Network
8 132 (17.10%) Visualisation
9 128 (16.58%) Bayesian Methods
10 121 (15.67%) Physics
11 112 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
12 99 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
13 86 (11.14%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 85 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (10.36%) Econometrics
16 78 (10.10%) Data Visualisation
17 72 (9.33%) Decision-Making
17 72 (9.33%) Software Engineering
18 68 (8.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 500 (64.77%) Python
2 348 (45.08%) SQL
3 261 (33.81%) R
4 159 (20.60%) Java
5 137 (17.75%) C++
6 100 (12.95%) Scala
7 64 (8.29%) C#
8 61 (7.90%) MATLAB
9 59 (7.64%) C
9 59 (7.64%) JavaScript
10 27 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 25 (3.24%) Julia
11 25 (3.24%) PHP
12 24 (3.11%) T-SQL
13 19 (2.46%) Ruby
14 17 (2.20%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.81%) VBA
16 10 (1.30%) Perl
17 9 (1.17%) Go
18 8 (1.04%) F#
Qualifications
1 250 (32.38%) Degree
2 219 (28.37%) PhD
3 57 (7.38%) Numerate Degree
4 45 (5.83%) Master's Degree
5 27 (3.50%) MPhil
6 25 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.04%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.91%) Postgraduate
10 6 (0.78%) MBA
11 4 (0.52%) ISEB
11 4 (0.52%) MCAD
11 4 (0.52%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.52%) MCSD
12 3 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.39%) MCSA
12 3 (0.39%) OCP
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.39%) RHCA
13 2 (0.26%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.57%) QA
2 23 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.04%) GDPR
4 3 (0.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.26%) IFRS
5 2 (0.26%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (3.50%) HDFS
2 18 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.55%) Docker
4 7 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.65%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.65%) vSphere
6 2 (0.26%) Squid
6 2 (0.26%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.04%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.39%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.39%) Nagios
3 3 (0.39%) Oozie
4 2 (0.26%) SQL Sentry
4 2 (0.26%) Terraform
4 2 (0.26%) vRealize
5 1 (0.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.13%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 72 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 59 (7.64%) Tableau
3 42 (5.44%) Google
4 27 (3.50%) MapR
5 24 (3.11%) Cloudera
6 20 (2.59%) VMware
7 17 (2.20%) Hortonworks
8 16 (2.07%) Adobe
9 13 (1.68%) Oracle
10 12 (1.55%) Apple
11 10 (1.30%) SAP
12 7 (0.91%) Facebook
12 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.78%) hybris
13 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.78%) Tealium
14 5 (0.65%) Citrix
14 5 (0.65%) MobileIron
14 5 (0.65%) RapidMiner
14 5 (0.65%) Workday