The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 207 199
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 67 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 0.53% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.61% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 44
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,875 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6156 4952 5674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.91% 88.30% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 16677 18480
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 47 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Cheshire -26 10 £30,000 -15.49% 4
Merseyside +2 6 £45,000 +26.63% 1
Cumbria - 3 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 52 (44.83%) SQL
2 41 (35.34%) Mathematics
3 36 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (29.31%) Python
5 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
5 31 (26.72%) Machine Learning
5 31 (26.72%) Analytics
6 29 (25.00%) Degree
7 27 (23.28%) ITIL
7 27 (23.28%) R
8 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
9 23 (19.83%) PhD
10 21 (18.10%) Statistical Analysis
10 21 (18.10%) Big Data
11 20 (17.24%) Hadoop
11 20 (17.24%) SLA
11 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
11 20 (17.24%) Finance
12 18 (15.52%) Data Analysis
13 17 (14.66%) Apache Hive
14 16 (13.79%) Data Analytics
14 16 (13.79%) Algorithms
14 16 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (13.79%) MATLAB
14 16 (13.79%) CCNP
14 16 (13.79%) Cisco
14 16 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (13.79%) Java
14 16 (13.79%) C++
15 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Excel

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.07%) SAS
2 6 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.59%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.03%) SPSS
3 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.59%) S-PLUS
4 3 (2.59%) Stata
5 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.86%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.07%) WAN
2 13 (11.21%) NetScaler
2 13 (11.21%) Unified Communications
3 11 (9.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.76%) Network Security
5 4 (3.45%) Firewall
6 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.59%) LAN
7 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.10%) Big Data
3 20 (17.24%) Hadoop
4 17 (14.66%) Apache Hive
5 16 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (12.93%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (10.34%) Data Mining
7 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
8 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
11 6 (5.17%) MySQL
12 5 (4.31%) DTS
12 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
12 5 (4.31%) Power BI
12 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (3.45%) Impala
14 3 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (2.59%) HBase
14 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Banking
2 10 (8.62%) Marketing
3 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.31%) Games
4 5 (4.31%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Analyst
2 25 (21.55%) Data Scientist
3 16 (13.79%) Network Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) DBA
4 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Network Communications Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Data Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Developer
5 10 (8.62%) SQL DBA
6 9 (7.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Senior Data Scientist
7 8 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Service Manager
7 8 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Administrator
8 6 (5.17%) Lead Network Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (3.45%) .NET
3 3 (2.59%) HTML
4 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (1.72%) D3.js
4 2 (1.72%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.86%) JAXB
5 1 (0.86%) JSON
5 1 (0.86%) JSP
5 1 (0.86%) Kafka
5 1 (0.86%) Middleware
5 1 (0.86%) NumPy
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.86%) PySpark
5 1 (0.86%) Spring
5 1 (0.86%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 15 (12.93%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.93%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.48%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.31%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.45%) iPad
6 4 (3.45%) Pricing Data
7 3 (2.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.86%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Windows
2 13 (11.21%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.31%) AIX
4 4 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) Mathematics
2 31 (26.72%) Analytics
2 31 (26.72%) Machine Learning
3 27 (23.28%) ITIL
4 21 (18.10%) Statistical Analysis
5 18 (15.52%) Data Analysis
6 16 (13.79%) Data Analytics
7 15 (12.93%) Service Management
8 14 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (11.21%) Artificial Intelligence
9 13 (11.21%) Change Control
9 13 (11.21%) Configuration Management
9 13 (11.21%) Load Balancing
9 13 (11.21%) Statistical Modelling
9 13 (11.21%) Visualisation
10 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (8.62%) Decision Tree
12 10 (8.62%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.83%) SQL
2 34 (29.31%) Python
3 27 (23.28%) R
4 16 (13.79%) C++
4 16 (13.79%) Java
4 16 (13.79%) MATLAB
5 12 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.31%) C#
6 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.31%) VBA
7 4 (3.45%) C
8 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.72%) Scala
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Degree
2 23 (19.83%) PhD
3 16 (13.79%) CCNP
3 16 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (11.21%) CCIE
6 12 (10.34%) MCSA
7 11 (9.48%) MCP
7 11 (9.48%) MCSE
8 9 (7.76%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (6.03%) ISEB
10 1 (0.86%) APMP
10 1 (0.86%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.86%) NCDA
10 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.86%) PMP
10 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.86%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Firmware
3 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.86%) vSphere
3 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.86%) Nagios
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.79%) Cisco
3 13 (11.21%) F5
3 13 (11.21%) Juniper
3 13 (11.21%) Riverbed
4 10 (8.62%) Oracle
5 5 (4.31%) Tableau
6 4 (3.45%) Cadence
6 4 (3.45%) Google
6 4 (3.45%) VMware
7 3 (2.59%) Askia
7 3 (2.59%) Nebu
7 3 (2.59%) Splunk
8 2 (1.72%) iManage
8 2 (1.72%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.86%) Citrix
9 1 (0.86%) Confirmit
9 1 (0.86%) IBM
9 1 (0.86%) IDERA
9 1 (0.86%) SAP
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