Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 324 278
Rank change year-on-year +53 -46 +24
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 836 769 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.04% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.12% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 675 600 846
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% +1.05% -

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 63,908 68,666 74,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.75% 92.58% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51,058 53,463 64,479
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +1 150 £65,000 +6.12% 35
West London +60 60 £55,000 +4.76% 11
East London +1 16 £55,000 -14.06% 4
South London -9 9 £28,250 -37.22% 4
North London +5 2 £53,500 +14.44% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 477 (57.06%) Python
2 388 (46.41%) SQL
3 385 (46.05%) Machine Learning
4 376 (44.98%) Mathematics
5 348 (41.63%) Analytics
6 337 (40.31%) Data Science
7 317 (37.92%) Degree
8 311 (37.20%) Computer Science
9 282 (33.73%) Finance
10 250 (29.90%) R
11 233 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
12 228 (27.27%) Algorithms
13 200 (23.92%) PhD
14 192 (22.97%) Big Data
15 165 (19.74%) Artificial Intelligence
16 158 (18.90%) Java
17 150 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
18 140 (16.75%) Natural Language Processing
19 137 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
20 136 (16.27%) Apache Spark
20 136 (16.27%) Visualisation
21 134 (16.03%) Deep Learning
22 126 (15.07%) C++
23 122 (14.59%) Hadoop
24 119 (14.23%) Data Analysis
24 119 (14.23%) Marketing
25 111 (13.28%) Physics
26 103 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
27 101 (12.08%) SQL Server
28 99 (11.84%) Agile Software Development

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
1 136 (16.27%) Apache Spark
2 69 (8.25%) SAS
3 48 (5.74%) Apache
4 23 (2.75%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.67%) Apache Pig
6 8 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.72%) Drupal
9 5 (0.60%) Amazon Alexa
9 5 (0.60%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.48%) CMS
10 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.48%) Hyperledger
10 4 (0.48%) IIS
10 4 (0.48%) WordPress
11 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.24%) Kinematics
12 1 (0.12%) CICS
12 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
Applications
1 62 (7.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (3.47%) SPSS
3 26 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.60%) Stata
6 4 (0.48%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.48%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.24%) EViews
7 2 (0.24%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) FastStats
2 1 (0.12%) iTrent
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (4.19%) Google Analytics
4 31 (3.71%) Office 365
5 16 (1.91%) SaaS
6 12 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 9 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
8 8 (0.96%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 8 (0.96%) GitHub
9 6 (0.72%) Runscope
10 5 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.24%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.24%) IaaS
11 2 (0.24%) PaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.12%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.44%) Internet
2 10 (1.20%) GPON
3 6 (0.72%) HTTP
4 5 (0.60%) Skype
4 5 (0.60%) Wireless
5 4 (0.48%) iBeacon
5 4 (0.48%) SMS
6 3 (0.36%) Broadband
6 3 (0.36%) Firewall
6 3 (0.36%) LAN
6 3 (0.36%) VPN
6 3 (0.36%) WAN
7 2 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.24%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) ATM
8 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.12%) MPLS
8 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (22.97%) Big Data
2 122 (14.59%) Hadoop
3 103 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
4 101 (12.08%) SQL Server
5 83 (9.93%) NoSQL
6 69 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 65 (7.78%) Data Mining
8 63 (7.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 60 (7.18%) Apache Hive
10 58 (6.94%) MySQL
10 58 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 48 (5.74%) MongoDB
12 35 (4.19%) Data Lake
13 34 (4.07%) Power BI
14 27 (3.23%) Relational Database
15 25 (2.99%) Cosmos DB
16 22 (2.63%) Impala
17 20 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (2.15%) Snowflake Schema
19 16 (1.91%) HBase
Development Applications
1 50 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.87%) JUnit
4 23 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.44%) Subversion
6 8 (0.96%) RStudio
7 7 (0.84%) JIRA
8 6 (0.72%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.72%) Mockito
9 5 (0.60%) GitLab
10 3 (0.36%) Selenium
11 2 (0.24%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.24%) Mocha
12 1 (0.12%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.12%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.12%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 282 (33.73%) Finance
2 119 (14.23%) Marketing
3 89 (10.65%) Banking
4 33 (3.95%) Publishing
5 32 (3.83%) Front Office
6 29 (3.47%) Games
6 29 (3.47%) Retail
7 27 (3.23%) Investment Banking
8 23 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 22 (2.63%) Legal
10 21 (2.51%) Financial Institution
11 17 (2.03%) Advertising
12 13 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.60%) Law
15 4 (0.48%) German Language
16 3 (0.36%) Back Office
16 3 (0.36%) Electronics
17 2 (0.24%) Automotive
17 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 226 (27.03%) Data Scientist
2 127 (15.19%) Analyst
3 112 (13.40%) Developer
4 84 (10.05%) Senior Data Scientist
5 58 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 58 (6.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 56 (6.70%) SQL BI Developer
6 56 (6.70%) SQL Developer
7 55 (6.58%) Data Analyst
8 50 (5.98%) Machine Learning Researcher
9 47 (5.62%) Data Engineer
10 44 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 44 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
11 43 (5.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 43 (5.14%) Microsoft Developer
11 43 (5.14%) SSAS Developer
11 43 (5.14%) SSIS Developer
11 43 (5.14%) SSRS Developer
12 33 (3.95%) Junior
13 27 (3.23%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (16.75%) Natural Language Processing
2 62 (7.42%) .NET
3 61 (7.30%) Web Services
4 43 (5.14%) .NET Framework
4 43 (5.14%) Entity Framework
4 43 (5.14%) scikit-learn
4 43 (5.14%) TensorFlow
5 34 (4.07%) CSS
5 34 (4.07%) NumPy
6 29 (3.47%) Pandas
7 22 (2.63%) HTML
7 22 (2.63%) Node.js
8 21 (2.51%) SciPy
9 20 (2.39%) Kafka
10 19 (2.27%) D3.js
11 14 (1.67%) React
12 13 (1.56%) Jinja
13 12 (1.44%) Keras
14 10 (1.20%) HTML5
15 9 (1.08%) ggplot2
Miscellaneous
1 311 (37.20%) Computer Science
2 233 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
3 228 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 60 (7.18%) Fintech
5 59 (7.06%) User Experience
6 47 (5.62%) Management Information System
7 34 (4.07%) Hedge funds
8 28 (3.35%) Data Structures
8 28 (3.35%) Mobile App
9 27 (3.23%) Blackberry
10 25 (2.99%) Smartphone
11 19 (2.27%) Equities
11 19 (2.27%) Life Science
12 18 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
12 18 (2.15%) Virtual Team
13 17 (2.03%) Social Media
14 15 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
15 14 (1.67%) Credit Risk
15 14 (1.67%) Derivative
16 13 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 60 (7.18%) Linux
2 53 (6.34%) Windows
3 30 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.63%) Unix
5 11 (1.32%) Android
6 8 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.24%) CentOS
10 2 (0.24%) Robot Operating System
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (46.05%) Machine Learning
2 376 (44.98%) Mathematics
3 348 (41.63%) Analytics
4 337 (40.31%) Data Science
5 165 (19.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 150 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
7 137 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
8 136 (16.27%) Visualisation
9 134 (16.03%) Deep Learning
10 119 (14.23%) Data Analysis
11 111 (13.28%) Physics
12 99 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (11.84%) Data Visualisation
13 96 (11.48%) Neural Network
14 89 (10.65%) Bayesian Methods
15 87 (10.41%) Data Modelling
16 81 (9.69%) Data Analytics
17 73 (8.73%) Economics
18 72 (8.61%) Data Management
19 60 (7.18%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 477 (57.06%) Python
2 388 (46.41%) SQL
3 250 (29.90%) R
4 158 (18.90%) Java
5 126 (15.07%) C++
6 97 (11.60%) Scala
7 66 (7.89%) MATLAB
8 55 (6.58%) C
9 47 (5.62%) C#
10 41 (4.90%) JavaScript
11 33 (3.95%) VBA
12 19 (2.27%) Perl
13 17 (2.03%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.79%) Ruby
15 13 (1.56%) VB
16 12 (1.44%) Julia
17 11 (1.32%) PHP
18 9 (1.08%) PowerShell
19 6 (0.72%) Java 8
20 5 (0.60%) Go
Qualifications
1 317 (37.92%) Degree
2 200 (23.92%) PhD
3 65 (7.78%) Numerate Degree
4 42 (5.02%) Master's Degree
5 21 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.60%) CBAP
7 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.36%) CCNA
8 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.24%) CFA
9 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) MCP
9 2 (0.24%) MCSE
9 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.24%) MOS
9 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.24%) RHCE
9 2 (0.24%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.07%) Data Quality
2 30 (3.59%) QA
3 16 (1.91%) SLA
4 11 (1.32%) GDPR
5 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) IFRS
6 2 (0.24%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (4.67%) Docker
2 25 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.75%) HDFS
4 9 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.84%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.60%) vSphere
7 4 (0.48%) XenApp
8 2 (0.24%) Squid
9 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.60%) Oozie
4 4 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Sentry
5 2 (0.24%) Terraform
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.12%) Kibana
6 1 (0.12%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.12%) Packer
6 1 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.05%) Tableau
3 63 (7.54%) Google
4 32 (3.83%) Apple
4 32 (3.83%) Oracle
5 25 (2.99%) MobileIron
6 23 (2.75%) Adobe
7 22 (2.63%) Alteryx
8 21 (2.51%) MapR
9 20 (2.39%) Cloudera
10 18 (2.15%) IBM
11 14 (1.67%) Hortonworks
12 13 (1.56%) Vertica
12 13 (1.56%) VMware
13 10 (1.20%) Mapinfo
14 9 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
14 9 (1.08%) SAP
15 8 (0.96%) Cognos
16 7 (0.84%) Splunk
17 6 (0.72%) Talend