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

Statistics
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 291 325
Rank change year-on-year -29 +34 +1
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 248 274 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 0.92% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.05% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 169 240 238
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +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 26,819 26,129 33,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.80% 88.00% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22,189 21,610 28,162
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 July 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 July 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 +56 107 £40,750 +7.52% 12
Surrey -28 65 £31,500 -37.00% 6
Hampshire -43 59 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Berkshire +21 52 £40,750 -37.31% 6
Oxfordshire +5 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £45,250 +48.36% 2
West Sussex +9 11 £33,000 -26.67% 6
Kent +9 3 £95,000 +137.50%
Sussex -14 3 £95,000 -
East Sussex -36 1 £45,000 +7.14%
Middlesex - 1 £62,500 -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 97 (39.11%) Mathematics
2 90 (36.29%) SQL
3 82 (33.06%) Degree
4 71 (28.63%) Python
5 60 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (23.79%) Java
7 55 (22.18%) Microsoft
7 55 (22.18%) Finance
8 52 (20.97%) Data Analysis
8 52 (20.97%) Analytics
9 50 (20.16%) R
9 50 (20.16%) SQL Server
10 47 (18.95%) Algorithms
11 44 (17.74%) C#
11 44 (17.74%) Windows
12 42 (16.94%) .NET
12 42 (16.94%) Data Science
13 41 (16.53%) Service Delivery
13 41 (16.53%) Machine Learning
14 40 (16.13%) C++
14 40 (16.13%) JavaScript
15 33 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (12.90%) Linux
16 32 (12.90%) Numerate Degree
17 31 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (12.10%) Data Analytics
19 28 (11.29%) Visualisation
19 28 (11.29%) Software Engineering
19 28 (11.29%) Marketing
19 28 (11.29%) ITIL

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 24 (9.68%) SAS
2 10 (4.03%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.23%) CMS
4 7 (2.82%) Jupyter
5 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.21%) Hyperledger
6 3 (1.21%) IPython
6 3 (1.21%) WordPress
7 2 (0.81%) Drupal
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.40%) IIS
8 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.05%) SPSS
3 14 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (5.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.82%) Stata
6 3 (1.21%) Mathematica
6 3 (1.21%) Simulink
7 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.40%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.02%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.08%) SSL
2 19 (7.66%) FTP
3 10 (4.03%) LAN
4 8 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (2.82%) IPsec
6 6 (2.42%) Firewall
6 6 (2.42%) Internet
6 6 (2.42%) SSH
6 6 (2.42%) WAN
7 5 (2.02%) OpenVPN
7 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.02%) VPN
8 4 (1.61%) BGP
8 4 (1.61%) DHCP
8 4 (1.61%) DNS
8 4 (1.61%) OSPF
8 4 (1.61%) SAN
8 4 (1.61%) SMS
9 3 (1.21%) Broadband
9 3 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (9.68%) Big Data
5 16 (6.45%) Data Mining
5 16 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.65%) Hadoop
7 13 (5.24%) SSDT
8 11 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (4.03%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.03%) HBase
10 7 (2.82%) Power BI
11 4 (1.61%) Base SAS
11 4 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.21%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.21%) MySQL
12 3 (1.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.23%) JIRA
4 8 (3.23%) NUnit
4 8 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.82%) MSTest
5 7 (2.82%) Ranorex
6 5 (2.02%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.02%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.02%) Selenium
6 5 (2.02%) Subversion
6 5 (2.02%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (22.18%) Finance
2 28 (11.29%) Marketing
3 24 (9.68%) Retail
4 8 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.61%) Billing
6 4 (1.61%) Legal
7 3 (1.21%) Electronics
8 2 (0.81%) Automotive
8 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (31.05%) Analyst
2 38 (15.32%) Data Analyst
3 27 (10.89%) DBA
4 22 (8.87%) Developer
4 22 (8.87%) Support Analyst
5 20 (8.06%) SQL DBA
6 19 (7.66%) Operational Support Analyst
6 19 (7.66%) Operations Analyst
6 19 (7.66%) Operations Support Analyst
6 19 (7.66%) Service Manager
7 18 (7.26%) Administrator
7 18 (7.26%) Data Scientist
7 18 (7.26%) Junior
8 16 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.24%) SQL Server DBA
10 11 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.44%) IT Manager
10 11 (4.44%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.44%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.94%) .NET
2 24 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 20 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.06%) WCF
3 20 (8.06%) WPF
4 17 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (6.05%) WinForms
6 12 (4.84%) HTML
6 12 (4.84%) TensorFlow
6 12 (4.84%) Velocity
7 9 (3.63%) HTML5
7 9 (3.63%) NumPy
7 9 (3.63%) Pandas
8 8 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.23%) LDAP
9 6 (2.42%) CSS
9 6 (2.42%) jQuery
10 5 (2.02%) D3.js
10 5 (2.02%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (18.95%) Algorithms
3 28 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (7.26%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.45%) Replication
6 9 (3.63%) Social Media
7 7 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.42%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.02%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.61%) CMDB
10 4 (1.61%) NHS
10 4 (1.61%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.21%) Blog
11 3 (1.21%) CUDA
11 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.21%) Fintech
11 3 (1.21%) Social Network
12 2 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.74%) Windows
2 32 (12.90%) Linux
3 10 (4.03%) Unix
4 8 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) CentOS
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
5 1 (0.40%) MVS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.11%) Mathematics
2 52 (20.97%) Analytics
2 52 (20.97%) Data Analysis
3 42 (16.94%) Data Science
4 41 (16.53%) Machine Learning
4 41 (16.53%) Service Delivery
5 33 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (12.10%) Data Analytics
8 28 (11.29%) ITIL
8 28 (11.29%) Software Engineering
8 28 (11.29%) Visualisation
9 25 (10.08%) Physics
10 23 (9.27%) Data Visualisation
10 23 (9.27%) Release Management
11 22 (8.87%) SDLC
12 21 (8.47%) Economics
12 21 (8.47%) Test Automation
13 20 (8.06%) Scrum
14 19 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (36.29%) SQL
2 71 (28.63%) Python
3 59 (23.79%) Java
4 50 (20.16%) R
5 44 (17.74%) C#
6 40 (16.13%) C++
6 40 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 27 (10.89%) T-SQL
8 19 (7.66%) RPG
9 17 (6.85%) MATLAB
10 16 (6.45%) C
11 12 (4.84%) Scala
12 4 (1.61%) PHP
13 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.21%) Go
13 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.81%) Perl
15 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (33.06%) Degree
2 32 (12.90%) Numerate Degree
3 25 (10.08%) PhD
4 7 (2.82%) Postgraduate
5 5 (2.02%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.61%) CISSP
6 4 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) CEH
7 3 (1.21%) CISM
7 3 (1.21%) GIAC
7 3 (1.21%) ISEB
7 3 (1.21%) MCP
7 3 (1.21%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.81%) CCNP
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.81%) PMP
8 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.87%) SLA
2 4 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.63%) Firmware
2 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (5.24%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (4.44%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.81%) Nessus
3 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.81%) WSUS
4 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.06%) SolarWinds
3 19 (7.66%) Dynatrace
4 10 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.63%) Capita
6 7 (2.82%) BMC
6 7 (2.82%) Cisco
6 7 (2.82%) Facebook
6 7 (2.82%) TOWER Software
7 6 (2.42%) Juniper
7 6 (2.42%) Tableau
8 5 (2.02%) Google
8 5 (2.02%) IBM
8 5 (2.02%) SAP
8 5 (2.02%) VMware
9 4 (1.61%) DocuSign
10 3 (1.21%) Avaya
10 3 (1.21%) Citrix
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle
10 3 (1.21%) Twitter