Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 253 273
Rank change year-on-year -20 +20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 68 81 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.87% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 54
South West median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £78,875 £47,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,687 9,321 10,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.25% 91.27% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,954 7,670 8,324
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the South West over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Bristol -7 30 £55,000 +62.96% 2
Gloucestershire +44 15 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Wiltshire -9 11 £45,000 +136.84% 2
Devon +9 7 £80,000 +77.78% 2
Somerset +10 3 £60,000 +14.29%
Cornwall -25 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £25,000 -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 24 (35.29%) Finance
1 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 22 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (30.88%) Analytics
4 19 (27.94%) Data Science
4 19 (27.94%) R
4 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.94%) Mathematics
5 17 (25.00%) Python
6 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 14 (20.59%) Machine Learning
8 13 (19.12%) PhD
9 12 (17.65%) Degree
9 12 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
9 12 (17.65%) Data Analytics
9 12 (17.65%) Power BI
10 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.18%) SAS
11 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
11 10 (14.71%) Visualisation
11 10 (14.71%) Algorithms
12 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.24%) ITIL
12 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
12 9 (13.24%) Retail
12 9 (13.24%) Scrum

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (16.18%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) Confluence
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) SPSS
4 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.47%) SPSS Modeler
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.47%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) SMS
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) SMTP
4 1 (1.47%) SNMP
4 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Power BI
2 8 (11.76%) Big Data
2 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 6 (8.82%) QlikView
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.47%) HBase
7 1 (1.47%) Mahout
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) RStudio
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Retail
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.76%) Electronics
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 13 (19.12%) Service Manager
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Data Scientist
6 6 (8.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Scrum Master
7 5 (7.35%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.41%) Insight Director
9 3 (4.41%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.41%) IT Operations Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Report Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Report Writer
9 3 (4.41%) Service Support Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Keras
1 6 (8.82%) NumPy
1 6 (8.82%) SciPy
1 6 (8.82%) TensorFlow
1 6 (8.82%) Theano
1 6 (8.82%) Velocity
2 4 (5.88%) Node.js
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) Flash
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) D3.js
4 1 (1.47%) GraphX
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.71%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (30.88%) Analytics
3 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.94%) Data Science
3 19 (27.94%) Mathematics
4 14 (20.59%) Machine Learning
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analytics
5 12 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
7 10 (14.71%) Visualisation
8 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
8 9 (13.24%) ITIL
8 9 (13.24%) Scrum
8 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
9 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 19 (27.94%) R
3 17 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (11.76%) Scala
5 7 (10.29%) Java
6 5 (7.35%) Ruby
7 4 (5.88%) C#
8 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) PhD
2 12 (17.65%) Degree
3 8 (11.76%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) ISEB
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
6 2 (2.94%) CCNP
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.94%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Analytics IQ
7 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 3 (4.41%) GDPR
4 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.47%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.47%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.47%) ISO 31000
5 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) SAP
3 6 (8.82%) Tableau
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Apple
5 3 (4.41%) Cadence
5 3 (4.41%) TOWER Software
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Adobe
7 1 (1.47%) Google
7 1 (1.47%) IBM