Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Statistics
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 275 260
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 74 72 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.74% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 83
South West median annual salary £42,500 £28,000 £33,299
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -15.91% -4.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,806 £21,875
90th Percentile £77,375 £75,000 £45,126
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.21% +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 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 9197 9695 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.52% 88.86% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 8071 8839
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Bristol -10 33 £40,000 +33.33%
Devon +16 13 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Gloucestershire +35 12 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Wiltshire +6 7 £38,000 +38.18%
Cornwall +5 4 £30,000 -
Somerset +1 3 £24,000 -31.43% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 33 (44.59%) Mathematics
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) R
4 23 (31.08%) Degree
4 23 (31.08%) Python
5 20 (27.03%) Finance
5 20 (27.03%) Analytics
6 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (22.97%) Algorithms
7 15 (20.27%) SLA
7 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
8 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (18.92%) ITIL
8 14 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (17.57%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
10 12 (16.22%) Visualisation
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
10 12 (16.22%) Marketing
11 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (14.86%) Java
11 11 (14.86%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (14.86%) Machine Learning
12 10 (13.51%) Big Data
12 10 (13.51%) Service Design
12 10 (13.51%) Escalation Management
12 10 (13.51%) Critical Success Factor
12 10 (13.51%) Performance Management
12 10 (13.51%) SQL Server

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 9 (12.16%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.46%) SAS
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (8.11%) SPSS
4 2 (2.70%) Chatbot
4 2 (2.70%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Google Analytics
4 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.70%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) SMS
2 5 (6.76%) VoIP
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) PBX
4 2 (2.70%) RIP
4 2 (2.70%) Skype
4 2 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) Big Data
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.46%) Apache Hive
3 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.05%) BigQuery
5 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.05%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (4.05%) GIS
5 3 (4.05%) Impala
6 2 (2.70%) Mahout
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.35%) Essbase
7 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.35%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
1 4 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) RStudio
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Marketing
3 9 (12.16%) Law
4 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.76%) Retail
6 4 (5.41%) Billing
6 4 (5.41%) Legal
7 3 (4.05%) Electronics
8 2 (2.70%) Games
9 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Data Scientist
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Senior Data Scientist
4 10 (13.51%) Service Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Junior
6 7 (9.46%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Junior Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) Junior Web Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Telephony Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Flash
2 6 (8.11%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) .NET
4 4 (5.41%) XSLT
5 3 (4.05%) D3.js
5 3 (4.05%) TensorFlow
5 3 (4.05%) Theano
6 2 (2.70%) GraphX
7 1 (1.35%) Kafka
7 1 (1.35%) Middleware
7 1 (1.35%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.35%) Ramda
7 1 (1.35%) Redux
7 1 (1.35%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Algorithms
1 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.05%) Blog
5 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.35%) CUDA
7 1 (1.35%) Smart City
7 1 (1.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Mathematics
2 20 (27.03%) Analytics
3 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
4 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
4 14 (18.92%) ITIL
5 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 12 (16.22%) Visualisation
6 11 (14.86%) Financial Modelling
6 11 (14.86%) Machine Learning
6 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.51%) Contract Management
7 10 (13.51%) Critical Success Factor
7 10 (13.51%) Escalation Management
7 10 (13.51%) ITSM
7 10 (13.51%) Performance Management
7 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.51%) Service Design
8 8 (10.81%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (9.46%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 24 (32.43%) R
3 23 (31.08%) Python
4 11 (14.86%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) C++
6 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.41%) C#
8 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.05%) Scala
8 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) C
10 1 (1.35%) Clojure
10 1 (1.35%) F#
10 1 (1.35%) Fortran
10 1 (1.35%) Haskell
10 1 (1.35%) Lisp
10 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Degree
2 13 (17.57%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (13.51%) ISEB
4 9 (12.16%) PhD
5 6 (8.11%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.76%) Postgraduate
7 4 (5.41%) CCNA
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.41%) HND
8 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Cadence
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Google
4 4 (5.41%) Mitel
4 4 (5.41%) Tableau
4 4 (5.41%) Talend
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Oneserve
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.35%) Informatica
7 1 (1.35%) Logi
7 1 (1.35%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.35%) Siebel
7 1 (1.35%) VMware