Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 259 356
Rank change year-on-year -49 +97 -25
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 265 413 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 1.17% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.34% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 230 316 235
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £29,625 £25,563 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £68,750
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 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 26574 30766 37248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21881 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Thames Valley -5 121 £52,500 +40.00% 15
Surrey +13 72 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -5 69 £43,750 +16.67% 6
Oxfordshire +31 39 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Hampshire -24 34 £42,000 +29.23% 3
Kent +31 26 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £42,500 +63.46% 3
East Sussex -39 6 £42,000 -1.18%
West Sussex -24 2 £48,750 -2.50%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 102 (38.49%) SQL
2 98 (36.98%) Mathematics
3 88 (33.21%) Python
4 78 (29.43%) Computer Science
5 67 (25.28%) Degree
6 60 (22.64%) R
7 57 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (20.75%) Analytics
9 53 (20.00%) Finance
10 49 (18.49%) Machine Learning
10 49 (18.49%) Big Data
11 48 (18.11%) Microsoft
12 47 (17.74%) Service Delivery
13 46 (17.36%) Algorithms
14 42 (15.85%) Java
15 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
16 39 (14.72%) Physics
17 38 (14.34%) SAS
18 37 (13.96%) PhD
18 37 (13.96%) .NET
19 36 (13.58%) C#
20 34 (12.83%) Retail
21 33 (12.45%) MATLAB
22 30 (11.32%) Linux
23 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
24 27 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
24 27 (10.19%) Windows
24 27 (10.19%) Neural Network
25 26 (9.81%) Marketing
26 25 (9.43%) Hadoop

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 38 (14.34%) SAS
2 17 (6.42%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.04%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.40%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (9.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.02%) SPSS
3 7 (2.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.64%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.89%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.38%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) FastStats
2 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.64%) SaaS
4 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.68%) SSL
2 18 (6.79%) FTP
3 12 (4.53%) Firewall
4 8 (3.02%) DNS
4 8 (3.02%) PPP
5 7 (2.64%) IP Telephony
5 7 (2.64%) LAN
5 7 (2.64%) WAN
6 6 (2.26%) Network Security
7 5 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.89%) WLAN
8 4 (1.51%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (1.51%) DHCP
8 4 (1.51%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.13%) Internet
9 3 (1.13%) MPLS
9 3 (1.13%) SMS
9 3 (1.13%) VoIP
10 2 (0.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.49%) Big Data
2 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
3 25 (9.43%) Hadoop
4 23 (8.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.79%) Data Mining
6 17 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.77%) Apache Hive
9 10 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (3.02%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (2.64%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.26%) OLTP
14 5 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.89%) Essbase
14 5 (1.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.26%) JIRA
1 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.51%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.51%) SpecFlow
2 4 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.13%) NUnit
4 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.38%) Gradle
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) JUnit
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (20.00%) Finance
2 34 (12.83%) Retail
3 26 (9.81%) Marketing
4 13 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.02%) Advertising
6 6 (2.26%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (23.02%) Analyst
2 42 (15.85%) Data Scientist
3 34 (12.83%) Developer
4 23 (8.68%) DBA
5 20 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 18 (6.79%) Operational Support Analyst
6 18 (6.79%) Operations Analyst
6 18 (6.79%) Operations Support Analyst
7 16 (6.04%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 15 (5.66%) Administrator
9 14 (5.28%) Junior
9 14 (5.28%) SQL DBA
10 13 (4.91%) Data Analyst
11 12 (4.53%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (4.15%) Architect
13 10 (3.77%) Service Manager
14 9 (3.40%) Junior Analyst
14 9 (3.40%) Network Engineer
14 9 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
14 9 (3.40%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.96%) .NET
2 23 (8.68%) Natural Language Processing
3 19 (7.17%) CSS
3 19 (7.17%) TensorFlow
4 18 (6.79%) jQuery
5 14 (5.28%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.28%) HTML
6 12 (4.53%) HTML5
7 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.02%) CSS3
9 7 (2.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (2.26%) Velocity
11 5 (1.89%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.89%) SOAP
12 4 (1.51%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.51%) Gherkin
12 4 (1.51%) JSON
12 4 (1.51%) Web Services
12 4 (1.51%) XSLT
13 3 (1.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 78 (29.43%) Computer Science
2 46 (17.36%) Algorithms
3 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.53%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.77%) Replication
6 8 (3.02%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.64%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.26%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.13%) Derivative
9 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.75%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.75%) NHS
10 2 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.32%) Linux
2 27 (10.19%) Windows
3 21 (7.92%) Unix
4 15 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.26%) Android
6 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.98%) Mathematics
2 57 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (20.75%) Analytics
4 49 (18.49%) Machine Learning
5 47 (17.74%) Service Delivery
6 39 (14.72%) Physics
7 27 (10.19%) Neural Network
7 27 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (9.43%) Data Modelling
9 24 (9.06%) High Availability
9 24 (9.06%) Visualisation
10 23 (8.68%) Release Management
11 22 (8.30%) Data Analysis
11 22 (8.30%) Data Visualisation
11 22 (8.30%) Deep Learning
11 22 (8.30%) Statistical Analysis
12 21 (7.92%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.55%) Bayesian Methods
13 20 (7.55%) Economics
13 20 (7.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (38.49%) SQL
2 88 (33.21%) Python
3 60 (22.64%) R
4 42 (15.85%) Java
5 36 (13.58%) C#
6 33 (12.45%) MATLAB
7 22 (8.30%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.79%) C++
8 18 (6.79%) Julia
8 18 (6.79%) RPG
9 17 (6.42%) T-SQL
10 16 (6.04%) PowerShell
11 15 (5.66%) Perl
12 11 (4.15%) Scala
13 10 (3.77%) C
14 7 (2.64%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.51%) Fortran
16 3 (1.13%) PHP
16 3 (1.13%) VBA
17 2 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 67 (25.28%) Degree
2 37 (13.96%) PhD
3 18 (6.79%) Master's Degree
4 13 (4.91%) MCSE
4 13 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (4.15%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (3.40%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.02%) AWS Certification
8 8 (3.02%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.26%) CCNP
9 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.26%) ISEB
10 5 (1.89%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.51%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) SLA
2 10 (3.77%) QA
3 4 (1.51%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.64%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) Ansible
2 6 (2.26%) SCCM
3 5 (1.89%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.13%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Sentry
6 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.43%) Cisco
3 18 (6.79%) Dynatrace
3 18 (6.79%) Juniper
3 18 (6.79%) Oracle
3 18 (6.79%) SolarWinds
4 12 (4.53%) Blue Coat
4 12 (4.53%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.53%) F5
4 12 (4.53%) Palo Alto
5 10 (3.77%) HP
6 8 (3.02%) VMware
7 7 (2.64%) Citrix
8 6 (2.26%) Google
8 6 (2.26%) Tableau
9 5 (1.89%) Symantec
10 4 (1.51%) Capita
10 4 (1.51%) Teradata
11 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.13%) Twitter