Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 202 215
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 63 79 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.03% 1.11% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.20% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 67
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £22,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,760 6,559 7,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 93.72% 92.38% 93.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,508 5,438 6,161
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £64,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Salford - 4 £21,000 -
Wigan - 4 £41,750 -
Stockport +8 1 £30,000 +76.47%
Sale +1 1 £57,500 +130.00%
Cheadle - 1 £30,000 -
Statistics
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 44 (69.84%) SQL
2 35 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 29 (46.03%) Python
4 28 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (41.27%) Degree
6 25 (39.68%) R
6 25 (39.68%) Data Science
7 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
11 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (26.98%) Analytics
12 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
12 16 (25.40%) Algorithms
12 16 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (23.81%) C++
13 15 (23.81%) MATLAB
14 14 (22.22%) OLAP
15 13 (20.63%) Power Platform
15 13 (20.63%) Power BI
15 13 (20.63%) Time Management
16 12 (19.05%) Data Analysis
16 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (19.05%) C#
16 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
17 11 (17.46%) Artificial Intelligence

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (9.52%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.52%) SPSS
2 6 (9.52%) Stata
3 4 (6.35%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.59%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Power Platform
2 6 (9.52%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) Skype
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
1 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (22.22%) OLAP
6 13 (20.63%) Power BI
7 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
8 9 (14.29%) Big Data
9 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.94%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
11 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
12 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
12 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
12 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
13 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (3.17%) HBase
13 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (3.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Marketing
3 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Electronics
4 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.52%) Retail
5 3 (4.76%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 12 (19.05%) SSIS Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) SQL Developer
6 10 (15.87%) SSRS Developer
6 10 (15.87%) T-SQL Developer
7 9 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
8 8 (12.70%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Data Scientist
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 2 (3.17%) R Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
12 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (3.17%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (4.76%) OpenCV
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.59%) JSON
4 1 (1.59%) NumPy
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (25.40%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.52%) Blog
4 4 (6.35%) Fintech
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.76%) Robotics
5 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.17%) Replication
7 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 28 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (39.68%) Data Science
4 17 (26.98%) Analytics
5 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
5 16 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (20.63%) Time Management
7 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) Data Analysis
8 11 (17.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
9 10 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (14.29%) Data Extraction
10 9 (14.29%) Deep Learning
10 9 (14.29%) Neural Network
10 9 (14.29%) Prototyping
10 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 9 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 7 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) SQL
2 29 (46.03%) Python
3 25 (39.68%) R
4 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 15 (23.81%) C++
5 15 (23.81%) MATLAB
6 12 (19.05%) C#
7 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.94%) VBA
9 4 (6.35%) C
10 3 (4.76%) Java
10 3 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) CISA
3 1 (1.59%) CISM
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
3 1 (1.59%) CRISC
3 1 (1.59%) MCTS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.59%) Apple
4 1 (1.59%) Avaya
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) IDERA
4 1 (1.59%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.59%) Polycom
4 1 (1.59%) RedGate
4 1 (1.59%) Sage
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau