Period
to 23 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 265 388
Rank change year-on-year -21 +123 -55
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 286 334 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 1.06% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.21% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 240 250 241
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +2.56% -8.24%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,625 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -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 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 27,182 27,667 35,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.48% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22,394 22,647 29,806
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,313
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the 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 January 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 January 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 +54 165 £50,000 +33.33% 17
Berkshire +39 88 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Surrey -5 64 £33,500 -39.09% 11
Oxfordshire +30 58 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Kent +29 28 £40,000 +28.21%
Buckinghamshire -9 19 £42,500 +63.46% 2
Hampshire -67 17 £42,500 +30.77% 8
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
West Sussex -18 2 £48,750 +6.56%
East Sussex -38 1 £32,000 -14.67% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 104 (36.36%) Python
2 97 (33.92%) SQL
2 97 (33.92%) Mathematics
3 84 (29.37%) Computer Science
4 73 (25.52%) R
5 72 (25.17%) Degree
6 64 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (20.28%) Machine Learning
8 56 (19.58%) Service Delivery
9 54 (18.88%) Finance
9 54 (18.88%) Algorithms
10 53 (18.53%) Java
11 49 (17.13%) Analytics
12 48 (16.78%) PhD
13 45 (15.73%) MATLAB
14 44 (15.38%) .NET
14 44 (15.38%) Big Data
15 41 (14.34%) SAS
16 40 (13.99%) C#
16 40 (13.99%) Physics
17 39 (13.64%) Windows
18 38 (13.29%) Microsoft
19 35 (12.24%) Retail
19 35 (12.24%) Neural Network
20 32 (11.19%) SSL
21 31 (10.84%) Economics
22 30 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
22 30 (10.49%) SQL Server
22 30 (10.49%) Deep Learning
23 29 (10.14%) Bayesian Methods

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 41 (14.34%) SAS
2 14 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 12 (4.20%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.05%) nginx
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (6.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.80%) SPSS
4 7 (2.45%) InfoPath
4 7 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.75%) Mathematica
6 4 (1.40%) Stata
7 1 (0.35%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (2.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.85%) SaaS
4 4 (1.40%) GitHub
5 3 (1.05%) IaaS
6 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.70%) Office 365
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.19%) SSL
2 26 (9.09%) FTP
3 11 (3.85%) Firewall
4 9 (3.15%) LAN
4 9 (3.15%) Network Security
4 9 (3.15%) WAN
5 8 (2.80%) DNS
5 8 (2.80%) PPP
6 7 (2.45%) SMS
7 6 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (2.10%) Internet
8 5 (1.75%) WLAN
9 4 (1.40%) BGP
9 4 (1.40%) DHCP
9 4 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.40%) VLAN
10 3 (1.05%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.05%) IPsec
10 3 (1.05%) MPLS
10 3 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.38%) Big Data
2 30 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.99%) Hadoop
4 15 (5.24%) Data Mining
5 12 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (3.85%) Apache Hive
7 10 (3.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.45%) MySQL
9 6 (2.10%) OLTP
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.40%) GIS
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.05%) HBase
12 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.20%) Git (software)
1 12 (4.20%) JIRA
2 4 (1.40%) Android Studio
2 4 (1.40%) Gradle
2 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.40%) JUnit
3 3 (1.05%) NUnit
4 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 54 (18.88%) Finance
2 35 (12.24%) Retail
3 24 (8.39%) Marketing
4 9 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.45%) Advertising
6 4 (1.40%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Digital Economy
7 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (20.63%) Analyst
2 39 (13.64%) Data Scientist
3 37 (12.94%) Developer
4 26 (9.09%) Operational Support Analyst
4 26 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 26 (9.09%) Operations Support Analyst
4 26 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 24 (8.39%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 20 (6.99%) Administrator
7 15 (5.24%) Service Manager
8 14 (4.90%) Architect
8 14 (4.90%) Junior
9 13 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 13 (4.55%) DBA
10 12 (4.20%) Network Engineer
10 12 (4.20%) SharePoint Administrator
10 12 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.85%) AWS Architect
11 11 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.38%) .NET
2 28 (9.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 28 (9.79%) TensorFlow
3 27 (9.44%) CSS
4 24 (8.39%) HTML
5 21 (7.34%) jQuery
6 18 (6.29%) HTML5
7 16 (5.59%) ASP.NET
8 10 (3.50%) JSON
9 9 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (2.80%) CSS3
10 8 (2.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 7 (2.45%) Flash
11 7 (2.45%) XSLT
12 6 (2.10%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.10%) SOAP
12 6 (2.10%) XML
13 5 (1.75%) RESTful
14 4 (1.40%) Android SDK
14 4 (1.40%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.37%) Computer Science
2 54 (18.88%) Algorithms
3 21 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.24%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (2.80%) Replication
7 5 (1.75%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.40%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.40%) User Experience
9 3 (1.05%) Derivative
9 3 (1.05%) Social Media
10 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.70%) Equities
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) Fintech
11 1 (0.35%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.64%) Windows
2 29 (10.14%) Unix
3 28 (9.79%) Linux
4 22 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.45%) Android
6 4 (1.40%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.40%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.05%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.92%) Mathematics
2 64 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (20.28%) Machine Learning
4 56 (19.58%) Service Delivery
5 49 (17.13%) Analytics
6 40 (13.99%) Physics
7 35 (12.24%) Neural Network
8 31 (10.84%) Economics
9 30 (10.49%) Deep Learning
10 29 (10.14%) Bayesian Methods
10 29 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 27 (9.44%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (9.44%) Release Management
12 26 (9.09%) Software Delivery
12 26 (9.09%) Ticket Management
12 26 (9.09%) Time Management
13 24 (8.39%) Migration
13 24 (8.39%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 22 (7.69%) High Availability
14 22 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (36.36%) Python
2 97 (33.92%) SQL
3 73 (25.52%) R
4 53 (18.53%) Java
5 45 (15.73%) MATLAB
6 40 (13.99%) C#
7 26 (9.09%) RPG
8 25 (8.74%) JavaScript
8 25 (8.74%) Julia
9 22 (7.69%) C++
10 18 (6.29%) Perl
11 16 (5.59%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.85%) C
12 11 (3.85%) Scala
13 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.10%) PHP
15 4 (1.40%) Fortran
16 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.35%) VB
17 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (25.17%) Degree
2 48 (16.78%) PhD
3 24 (8.39%) Master's Degree
4 16 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (4.20%) AWS Certification
7 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.15%) CCNP
8 9 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.15%) MCSE
9 7 (2.45%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.45%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.10%) ISEB
11 3 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.35%) MCITP
12 1 (0.35%) MCSA
12 1 (0.35%) MCTS
12 1 (0.35%) OCP
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.70%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 21 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.40%) Docker
3 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Ansible
2 7 (2.45%) SCCM
3 4 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.70%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.09%) Dynatrace
2 26 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 25 (8.74%) Cisco
4 21 (7.34%) Juniper
5 16 (5.59%) Oracle
6 12 (4.20%) Blue Coat
6 12 (4.20%) CheckPoint
6 12 (4.20%) F5
6 12 (4.20%) Palo Alto
7 7 (2.45%) Cadence
7 7 (2.45%) Capita
8 5 (1.75%) Tableau
9 4 (1.40%) Google
9 4 (1.40%) HP
9 4 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.40%) Teradata
9 4 (1.40%) Twitter
10 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 3 (1.05%) VMware