Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > South West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 257 266
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 73 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.70% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.78% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 72
South West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £77,250 £58,250 £53,750
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 8,992 9,316 10,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 88.90% 89.90% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,326 7,683 8,801
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -10 27 £55,000 +83.33% 5
Devon +11 15 £70,000 +55.56% 3
Gloucestershire +39 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Wiltshire -1 7 £36,804 +33.83% 1
Cornwall -23 5 £30,000 -27.27%
Somerset +12 4 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Dorset -28 1 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 26 (35.62%) Mathematics
1 26 (35.62%) Data Science
2 23 (31.51%) R
2 23 (31.51%) Python
3 22 (30.14%) SQL
4 21 (28.77%) Finance
4 21 (28.77%) Analytics
4 21 (28.77%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (23.29%) PhD
6 16 (21.92%) Algorithms
6 16 (21.92%) Machine Learning
6 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
7 15 (20.55%) Degree
8 14 (19.18%) Statistical Analysis
9 12 (16.44%) Java
10 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
11 10 (13.70%) ITIL
11 10 (13.70%) SAS
11 10 (13.70%) SLA
11 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.70%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (12.33%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (12.33%) Retail
12 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (12.33%) Performance Management
12 9 (12.33%) Scala
12 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
12 9 (12.33%) Statistical Modelling
13 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement

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 10 (13.70%) SAS
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.37%) SPSS
3 1 (1.37%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.37%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.37%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) SMS
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
4 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.74%) FTP
5 2 (2.74%) PBX
5 2 (2.74%) Skype
5 2 (2.74%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) RIP
6 1 (1.37%) SMTP
6 1 (1.37%) SNMP
6 1 (1.37%) VLAN
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.59%) Big Data
4 6 (8.22%) Power BI
4 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.74%) QlikView
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.37%) HBase
8 1 (1.37%) Mahout
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) RStudio
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.22%) Marketing
5 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.48%) Billing
7 3 (4.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.37%) Games
8 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Data Scientist
2 10 (13.70%) Senior Data Scientist
2 10 (13.70%) Service Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 5 (6.85%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Telephony Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) DBA
6 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.11%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Flash
1 5 (6.85%) Keras
1 5 (6.85%) NumPy
1 5 (6.85%) SciPy
1 5 (6.85%) TensorFlow
1 5 (6.85%) Theano
2 4 (5.48%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) Velocity
3 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 3 (4.11%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) XSLT
4 2 (2.74%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) D3.js
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) Kafka
5 1 (1.37%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.37%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.92%) Algorithms
2 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.37%) CUDA
6 1 (1.37%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Data Science
1 26 (35.62%) Mathematics
2 21 (28.77%) Analytics
3 16 (21.92%) Machine Learning
4 14 (19.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.70%) ITIL
6 9 (12.33%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (12.33%) Performance Management
6 9 (12.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
7 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Change Management
8 7 (9.59%) Data Analytics
8 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.59%) Neural Network
8 7 (9.59%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.22%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) Python
1 23 (31.51%) R
2 22 (30.14%) SQL
3 12 (16.44%) Java
4 9 (12.33%) Scala
5 7 (9.59%) C#
6 5 (6.85%) Ruby
7 4 (5.48%) C++
7 4 (5.48%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.11%) C
9 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.37%) Clojure
10 1 (1.37%) F#
10 1 (1.37%) Fortran
10 1 (1.37%) Haskell
10 1 (1.37%) Lisp
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) PhD
2 15 (20.55%) Degree
3 10 (13.70%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (6.85%) ISEB
5 4 (5.48%) Postgraduate
5 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) CCNA
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.74%) HND
8 1 (1.37%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 3 (4.11%) GDPR
4 2 (2.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 31000
5 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Cadence
3 4 (5.48%) Mitel
4 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) Tableau
4 3 (4.11%) Talend
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) Google
6 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (1.37%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.37%) Siebel
6 1 (1.37%) VMware