Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South East
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 286 377
Rank change year-on-year -6 +91 -25
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 304 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 0.98% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 230 232 226
South East median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% - -
10th Percentile £29,620 £24,850 £24,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,750 £47,093 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.01% -5.82% +11.11%

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 27,969 26,086 34,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.87% 87.83% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23,111 21,508 29,023
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,961
% change year-on-year - +4.25% +3.14%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +73 151 £45,000 +20.00% 23
Berkshire +39 79 £47,500 -20.83% 12
Surrey -26 69 £31,500 -42.73% 4
Hampshire -33 54 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Oxfordshire +17 49 £50,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire -8 23 £42,500 +39.34% 5
Kent +6 13 £47,500 +18.75%
West Sussex -8 10 £30,000 -33.33%
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
East Sussex -28 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 122 (40.13%) SQL
2 115 (37.83%) Python
3 104 (34.21%) Mathematics
4 92 (30.26%) Degree
5 83 (27.30%) R
6 76 (25.00%) Java
7 68 (22.37%) Analytics
8 67 (22.04%) Finance
9 61 (20.07%) Machine Learning
10 58 (19.08%) Algorithms
11 57 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 57 (18.75%) Service Delivery
11 57 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 54 (17.76%) Data Science
13 53 (17.43%) Data Analysis
14 52 (17.11%) Computer Science
15 48 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (15.79%) .NET
16 45 (14.80%) Windows
17 44 (14.47%) PhD
17 44 (14.47%) C++
18 42 (13.82%) SQL Server
19 41 (13.49%) Numerate Degree
20 40 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
20 40 (13.16%) C#
20 40 (13.16%) SAS
21 39 (12.83%) Big Data
22 36 (11.84%) Data Analytics
22 36 (11.84%) Physics
23 35 (11.51%) Economics

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 40 (13.16%) SAS
2 17 (5.59%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.30%) Jupyter
4 7 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.99%) IPython
6 2 (0.66%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (11.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (7.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (5.59%) SPSS
4 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (3.29%) Stata
6 7 (2.30%) InfoPath
7 4 (1.32%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.96%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) GitHub
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.66%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.20%) SSL
2 27 (8.88%) FTP
3 11 (3.62%) Internet
4 9 (2.96%) Firewall
5 8 (2.63%) Network Security
6 6 (1.97%) SMS
7 5 (1.64%) BGP
7 5 (1.64%) VLAN
7 5 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.32%) DHCP
8 4 (1.32%) DNS
8 4 (1.32%) IPsec
8 4 (1.32%) LAN
8 4 (1.32%) OpenVPN
8 4 (1.32%) OSPF
8 4 (1.32%) SSH
8 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.99%) HTTP
9 3 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.83%) Big Data
3 21 (6.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (6.58%) Data Mining
4 20 (6.58%) Hadoop
4 20 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.93%) Apache Hive
5 15 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.62%) HBase
6 11 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.63%) MySQL
9 7 (2.30%) Base SAS
9 7 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 7 (2.30%) SSDT
10 6 (1.97%) Power BI
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.95%) JIRA
3 11 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (2.63%) NUnit
5 7 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.32%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.32%) Gradle
7 4 (1.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 67 (22.04%) Finance
2 32 (10.53%) Marketing
3 28 (9.21%) Retail
4 9 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.97%) Advertising
5 6 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.64%) Legal
7 4 (1.32%) Billing
8 3 (0.99%) Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.99%) Publishing
9 2 (0.66%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (30.92%) Analyst
2 40 (13.16%) Data Analyst
3 33 (10.86%) Developer
4 32 (10.53%) Data Scientist
5 30 (9.87%) Support Analyst
6 27 (8.88%) Operational Support Analyst
6 27 (8.88%) Operations Analyst
6 27 (8.88%) Operations Support Analyst
7 25 (8.22%) Administrator
8 24 (7.89%) DBA
9 23 (7.57%) Service Manager
10 19 (6.25%) Junior
11 15 (4.93%) SQL DBA
12 13 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (4.28%) SQL Data Analyst
13 11 (3.62%) Service Support Manager
13 11 (3.62%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.62%) SPSS Analyst
13 11 (3.62%) SPSS Data Analyst
13 11 (3.62%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.79%) .NET
2 23 (7.57%) TensorFlow
3 21 (6.91%) CSS
4 20 (6.58%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.25%) HTML
6 15 (4.93%) jQuery
7 14 (4.61%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (4.28%) Natural Language Processing
9 11 (3.62%) HTML5
10 10 (3.29%) JSON
11 9 (2.96%) Pandas
11 9 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (2.63%) NumPy
13 7 (2.30%) Velocity
13 7 (2.30%) WCF
13 7 (2.30%) WinForms
13 7 (2.30%) WPF
13 7 (2.30%) XSLT
14 6 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.08%) Algorithms
2 57 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (17.11%) Computer Science
4 40 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (5.59%) Replication
6 11 (3.62%) Social Media
7 10 (3.29%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.30%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.64%) NHS
11 4 (1.32%) Blog
11 4 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.32%) Social Network
11 4 (1.32%) User Experience
12 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.99%) Derivative
12 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.66%) Fintech
13 2 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.80%) Windows
2 34 (11.18%) Linux
3 21 (6.91%) Unix
4 17 (5.59%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.32%) Android
6 3 (0.99%) CentOS
6 3 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.21%) Mathematics
2 68 (22.37%) Analytics
3 61 (20.07%) Machine Learning
4 57 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 54 (17.76%) Data Science
6 53 (17.43%) Data Analysis
7 48 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (11.84%) Data Analytics
8 36 (11.84%) Physics
9 35 (11.51%) Economics
9 35 (11.51%) ITIL
10 34 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (11.18%) Visualisation
11 32 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
12 31 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
13 29 (9.54%) Artificial Intelligence
14 27 (8.88%) Release Management
14 27 (8.88%) Software Delivery
14 27 (8.88%) Ticket Management
15 23 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (40.13%) SQL
2 115 (37.83%) Python
3 83 (27.30%) R
4 76 (25.00%) Java
5 44 (14.47%) C++
6 40 (13.16%) C#
7 35 (11.51%) JavaScript
8 33 (10.86%) MATLAB
9 27 (8.88%) RPG
10 20 (6.58%) T-SQL
11 18 (5.92%) C
12 15 (4.93%) Scala
13 12 (3.95%) PowerShell
14 11 (3.62%) Julia
15 9 (2.96%) Perl
16 7 (2.30%) PHP
17 4 (1.32%) Fortran
17 4 (1.32%) Java 8
18 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
19 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (30.26%) Degree
2 44 (14.47%) PhD
3 41 (13.49%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (4.61%) Master's Degree
5 12 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.30%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.97%) CCNP
7 6 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.97%) ISEB
8 5 (1.64%) Postgraduate
9 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.99%) MCP
10 3 (0.99%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.33%) MCITP
12 1 (0.33%) MCSA
12 1 (0.33%) MCTS
12 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) Docker
2 4 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (3.62%) Perfmon
2 7 (2.30%) Ansible
2 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.66%) Nessus
3 2 (0.66%) SCCM
3 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.66%) WSUS
4 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.88%) Dynatrace
2 27 (8.88%) SolarWinds
3 16 (5.26%) Capita
4 12 (3.95%) Cisco
5 11 (3.62%) Juniper
6 10 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.63%) Facebook
7 8 (2.63%) Google
7 8 (2.63%) Oracle
8 7 (2.30%) Twitter
9 6 (1.97%) Cadence
9 6 (1.97%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.64%) SAP
10 5 (1.64%) Tableau
11 4 (1.32%) DocuSign
11 4 (1.32%) Teradata
11 4 (1.32%) VMware
12 3 (0.99%) Blue Coat
12 3 (0.99%) Palo Alto