Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 307 278
Rank change year-on-year +41 -29 +51
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 119 128 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.77% 0.70% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.79% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 97 101 91
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +11.43%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £52,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +11.76%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13696 16225 16544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.77% 88.97% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11167 12725 13566
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the Midlands

Statistics
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the Midlands

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the Midlands

Statistics
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
West Midlands +14 85 £39,000 +30.00% 6
East Midlands +32 32 £32,500 -7.14%
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 55 (46.22%) SQL
2 46 (38.66%) Finance
3 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
4 28 (23.53%) Marketing
5 25 (21.01%) Data Analysis
5 25 (21.01%) Analytics
6 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (20.17%) Mathematics
6 24 (20.17%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (19.33%) SLA
8 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 20 (16.81%) Service Delivery
11 19 (15.97%) Games
12 18 (15.13%) CRM
12 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 16 (13.45%) Degree
14 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (12.61%) VBA
15 15 (12.61%) Process Improvement
16 14 (11.76%) C#
16 14 (11.76%) SAS
16 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (11.76%) Performance Management
17 13 (10.92%) Critical Success Factor
17 13 (10.92%) Escalation Management
17 13 (10.92%) Contract Management

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (11.76%) SAS
2 9 (7.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.68%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.68%) SPSS
4 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.68%) Magento
2 2 (1.68%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.68%) Sage 500
2 2 (1.68%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.84%) Actimize
3 1 (0.84%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.52%) AdWords
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) LAN
1 6 (5.04%) WAN
2 5 (4.20%) Intranet
3 3 (2.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.68%) ATM
4 2 (1.68%) BGP
4 2 (1.68%) Broadband
4 2 (1.68%) DSL
4 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.68%) Internet
4 2 (1.68%) IPsec
4 2 (1.68%) ISDN
4 2 (1.68%) MPLS
4 2 (1.68%) OSPF
4 2 (1.68%) PPP
4 2 (1.68%) Skype
4 2 (1.68%) VoIP
4 2 (1.68%) VPN
4 2 (1.68%) Wireless
5 1 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (7.56%) Hadoop
8 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (5.88%) Apache Hive
9 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.88%) MySQL
10 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.20%) Big Data
11 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
11 5 (4.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (4.20%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 5 (4.20%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.68%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
1 5 (4.20%) JIRA
1 5 (4.20%) Selenium
1 5 (4.20%) TestRail
1 5 (4.20%) WebDriver
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (38.66%) Finance
2 28 (23.53%) Marketing
3 19 (15.97%) Games
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Advertising
5 3 (2.52%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.68%) Automotive
6 2 (1.68%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.68%) Electronics
6 2 (1.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Analyst
2 18 (15.13%) Developer
3 15 (12.61%) Data Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) SQL Developer
5 11 (9.24%) Architect
5 11 (9.24%) DBA
5 11 (9.24%) Technical Architect
6 9 (7.56%) SQL DBA
6 9 (7.56%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.04%) Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.04%) Insight Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Report Developer
7 6 (5.04%) SAS Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Service Manager
7 6 (5.04%) VBA Developer
8 5 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Data Insight Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Insight Data Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) QA Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) .NET
1 10 (8.40%) HTML
2 7 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.52%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.68%) XML
5 2 (1.68%) XSLT
6 1 (0.84%) COM
6 1 (0.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.08%) BBC
3 11 (9.24%) Algorithms
3 11 (9.24%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.40%) Replication
5 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) User Experience
6 2 (1.68%) Blog
6 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Fintech
7 1 (0.84%) NHS
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
1 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.01%) Analytics
1 25 (21.01%) Data Analysis
2 24 (20.17%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (20.17%) Mathematics
3 20 (16.81%) Service Delivery
4 18 (15.13%) CRM
5 17 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.61%) Process Improvement
8 14 (11.76%) Performance Management
9 13 (10.92%) Contract Management
9 13 (10.92%) Critical Success Factor
9 13 (10.92%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (10.92%) Escalation Management
10 12 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (10.08%) Economics
10 12 (10.08%) IT Strategy
10 12 (10.08%) ITIL
11 11 (9.24%) Logistics
11 11 (9.24%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.22%) SQL
2 15 (12.61%) VBA
3 14 (11.76%) C#
4 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.72%) C++
5 8 (6.72%) R
6 6 (5.04%) C
7 5 (4.20%) Python
8 4 (3.36%) Java
8 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.68%) VB
9 2 (1.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.84%) HiveQL
10 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) PhD
3 5 (4.20%) ISEB
3 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.36%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.52%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.68%) CCNA
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.33%) SLA
2 11 (9.24%) QA
3 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) vSphere
2 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Oozie
2 2 (1.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Cadence
2 11 (9.24%) ServiceNow
3 9 (7.56%) Google
4 7 (5.88%) Tableau
5 6 (5.04%) Oracle
6 5 (4.20%) Cognos
7 4 (3.36%) Cisco
7 4 (3.36%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.36%) VMware
8 3 (2.52%) IDERA
9 2 (1.68%) Juniper
9 2 (1.68%) Sage
9 2 (1.68%) Teradata
10 1 (0.84%) Cerner
10 1 (0.84%) iSOFT
10 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.84%) RedGate