Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 329 265
Rank change year-on-year -15 -64 +102
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 207 231 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.79% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.89% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 205 316
South East median annual salary £50,750 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,750 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £56,372 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.74% +11.11% -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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,149 26,007 31,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.80% 89.50% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21,570 21,443 26,131
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Thames Valley +42 119 £50,750 -7.73% 14
Berkshire +9 68 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Surrey -2 45 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Oxfordshire +11 35 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Hampshire -44 27 £37,500 -8.54% 9
Buckinghamshire +26 16 £47,500 +42.86% 3
Middlesex - 8 £51,250 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Sussex - 3 £95,000 -
Kent 0 2 £95,000 +137.50% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 113 (54.59%) Mathematics
2 91 (43.96%) Degree
3 82 (39.61%) SQL
4 79 (38.16%) Algorithms
5 73 (35.27%) Python
6 68 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (29.95%) Data Science
8 60 (28.99%) Finance
9 56 (27.05%) Analytics
10 55 (26.57%) R
11 54 (26.09%) Visualisation
12 53 (25.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 52 (25.12%) Machine Learning
14 50 (24.15%) Data Visualisation
15 46 (22.22%) C#
16 45 (21.74%) Java
16 45 (21.74%) Test Automation
17 44 (21.26%) Computer Science
17 44 (21.26%) JavaScript
18 42 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
19 39 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (18.36%) .NET
20 38 (18.36%) Git (software)
20 38 (18.36%) Hadoop
21 37 (17.87%) Retail
22 36 (17.39%) Tableau
22 36 (17.39%) Big Data
23 35 (16.91%) SQL Server
24 34 (16.43%) Scrum
24 34 (16.43%) Apache Hive

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (15.46%) Apache Spark
2 30 (14.49%) Apache
2 30 (14.49%) SAS
3 10 (4.83%) CMS
4 5 (2.42%) IIS
5 3 (1.45%) Hyperledger
6 2 (0.97%) Drupal
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.97%) WordPress
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.93%) SPSS
5 3 (1.45%) Mathematica
5 3 (1.45%) Simulink
6 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (25.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 9 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) SSL
2 9 (4.35%) LAN
3 6 (2.90%) FTP
3 6 (2.90%) WAN
3 6 (2.90%) Wireless
4 5 (2.42%) iBeacon
4 5 (2.42%) IPsec
4 5 (2.42%) VPN
5 4 (1.93%) Firewall
5 4 (1.93%) SMS
5 4 (1.93%) SSH
5 4 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.45%) Broadband
6 3 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.45%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.97%) BGP
7 2 (0.97%) L2TP
7 2 (0.97%) OSPF
8 1 (0.48%) RTP
8 1 (0.48%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.36%) Hadoop
2 36 (17.39%) Big Data
3 35 (16.91%) SQL Server
4 34 (16.43%) Apache Hive
5 27 (13.04%) Power BI
6 25 (12.08%) Text Mining
7 24 (11.59%) SAP HANA
8 15 (7.25%) Data Mining
9 12 (5.80%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.80%) Relational Database
9 12 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (5.31%) RDBMS
10 11 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (4.83%) MySQL
11 10 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (4.35%) CouchDB
12 9 (4.35%) SSDT
13 8 (3.86%) Spotfire
14 7 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (18.36%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.80%) MSTest
3 12 (5.80%) Ranorex
4 7 (3.38%) JIRA
5 6 (2.90%) NUnit
5 6 (2.90%) Selenium
5 6 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.42%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.42%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.42%) Subversion
6 5 (2.42%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (28.99%) Finance
2 37 (17.87%) Retail
3 31 (14.98%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.83%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.35%) Marketing
6 6 (2.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Automotive
7 2 (0.97%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (22.71%) Data Scientist
2 35 (16.91%) Developer
3 30 (14.49%) Analyst
4 19 (9.18%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.21%) Python Developer
5 17 (8.21%) Senior Data Scientist
6 16 (7.73%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.73%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.25%) DBA
8 12 (5.80%) Senior Python Developer
9 9 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.35%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.35%) Service Manager
9 9 (4.35%) SQL DBA
9 9 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.86%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.36%) .NET
2 24 (11.59%) AngularJS
2 24 (11.59%) D3.js
2 24 (11.59%) ggplot
2 24 (11.59%) Kafka
3 23 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 23 (11.11%) WCF
3 23 (11.11%) WPF
4 18 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (8.70%) WinForms
5 15 (7.25%) Velocity
6 9 (4.35%) HTML
7 8 (3.86%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.38%) CSS
8 7 (3.38%) HTML5
9 5 (2.42%) LESS
9 5 (2.42%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (2.42%) OpenCV
9 5 (2.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 79 (38.16%) Algorithms
2 44 (21.26%) Computer Science
3 27 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (11.59%) Social Network
5 15 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.38%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.90%) Life Science
8 5 (2.42%) CMDB
8 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.93%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.93%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.93%) Robotics
10 3 (1.45%) CUDA
10 3 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.97%) FMCG
11 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.97%) User Experience
11 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.49%) Windows
2 26 (12.56%) Linux
3 17 (8.21%) Unix
4 5 (2.42%) Android
4 5 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) MVS
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (54.59%) Mathematics
2 68 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (29.95%) Data Science
4 56 (27.05%) Analytics
5 54 (26.09%) Visualisation
6 52 (25.12%) Machine Learning
7 50 (24.15%) Data Visualisation
8 45 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 42 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (16.43%) Scrum
12 32 (15.46%) Artificial Intelligence
12 32 (15.46%) Software Engineering
13 31 (14.98%) Operations Research
14 29 (14.01%) Data Modelling
14 29 (14.01%) SDLC
15 27 (13.04%) Data Engineering
15 27 (13.04%) Decision-Making
16 26 (12.56%) Econometrics
16 26 (12.56%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 82 (39.61%) SQL
2 73 (35.27%) Python
3 55 (26.57%) R
4 46 (22.22%) C#
5 45 (21.74%) Java
6 44 (21.26%) JavaScript
7 25 (12.08%) C++
8 14 (6.76%) Go
9 11 (5.31%) C
9 11 (5.31%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.35%) Cython
10 9 (4.35%) Delphi
11 6 (2.90%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.90%) RPG
12 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.97%) PHP
12 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.97%) VBA
13 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 91 (43.96%) Degree
2 14 (6.76%) PhD
3 13 (6.28%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.83%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.93%) CISSP
7 3 (1.45%) CEH
7 3 (1.45%) CISM
7 3 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.45%) GIAC
7 3 (1.45%) ISEB
8 2 (0.97%) CCNP
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.97%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.48%) CCNA
9 1 (0.48%) CCSP
9 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) SLA
2 7 (3.38%) QA
3 4 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.35%) Firmware
2 5 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (11.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (17.39%) Tableau
2 32 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.49%) SAP
4 12 (5.80%) Google
5 8 (3.86%) TOWER Software
6 7 (3.38%) BMC
6 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds
7 6 (2.90%) Dynatrace
7 6 (2.90%) Oracle
8 5 (2.42%) Cisco
8 5 (2.42%) IBM
9 4 (1.93%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.93%) Juniper
10 3 (1.45%) Avaya
10 3 (1.45%) Remedy
11 2 (0.97%) Minitab
11 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.48%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.48%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.48%) Teradata