Statistical Analysis
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 626 764 619
Rank change year-on-year +138 -145 +71
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 201 261 610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 122 141 165
10th Percentile £28,275 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,563 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,528 £54,882 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.11% -0.21% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,063 £85,000 £111,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,528 £50,000 £53,325
% change year-on-year +3.06% -6.23% +6.65%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Statistical Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,129 105,231 130,350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.73% 95.51% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51,577 63,979 80,231
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,324 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,512 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,882 £51,250
% change year-on-year -8.90% +7.09% +6.77%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Statistical Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Statistical Analysis.

Salary trend for Statistical Analysis in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Statistical Analysis in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +124 183 £51,528 -6.31% 82
UK excluding London +48 95 £51,528 +3.06% 55
London +175 84 £62,500 -7.41% 35
Work from Home +91 54 £52,014 -5.43% 45
North of England +119 43 £50,000 -13.04% 14
South East +37 26 £50,000 - 12
North West +68 25 £50,000 -21.57% 10
Yorkshire +110 18 £51,528 -8.39% 3
East of England +34 6 £80,001 +100.00% 6
South West +8 6 £92,625 +68.77% 5
Scotland -32 5 £72,077 +80.19% 6
West Midlands +60 4 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Midlands +26 4 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Wales - 4 £51,528 - 7
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

Statistical Analysis
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (24.88%) SAS
2 20 (9.95%) Apache Spark
3 15 (7.46%) Apache
4 7 (3.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.49%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.49%) SPSS
4 3 (1.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (33.33%) Power Platform
2 47 (23.38%) AWS
3 41 (20.40%) Azure
4 16 (7.96%) GCP
5 15 (7.46%) Azure Machine Learning
6 12 (5.97%) Power Automate
7 11 (5.47%) Amazon SageMaker
8 9 (4.48%) GitHub
9 7 (3.48%) Google Analytics
9 7 (3.48%) Microsoft 365
9 7 (3.48%) PowerApps
10 5 (2.49%) Canva
10 5 (2.49%) SurveyMonkey
11 4 (1.99%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 3 (1.49%) Azure Cognitive Services
12 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.00%) ChatGPT
14 1 (0.50%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (29.85%) Power BI
2 58 (28.86%) Tableau
3 51 (25.37%) Data Mining
4 43 (21.39%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (16.42%) Amazon QuickSight
6 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
7 8 (3.98%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.48%) Data Lake
8 7 (3.48%) Power Query
8 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.99%) Big Data
9 6 (2.99%) PowerPivot
9 6 (2.99%) Star Schema
10 4 (1.99%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.49%) Metadata
12 2 (1.00%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.50%) Git
General
1 97 (48.26%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (44.28%) Social Skills
3 72 (35.82%) Finance
4 38 (18.91%) Presentation Skills
5 29 (14.43%) Banking
6 20 (9.95%) Retail
7 17 (8.46%) Marketing
8 15 (7.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 15 (7.46%) Public Sector
9 9 (4.48%) Retail Finance
10 7 (3.48%) Military
11 6 (2.99%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (2.99%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (1.49%) Aviation
13 3 (1.49%) Legal
13 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
14 2 (1.00%) Electronics
14 2 (1.00%) General Ledger
14 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (35.82%) Senior
2 70 (34.83%) Analyst
3 33 (16.42%) Data Scientist
4 32 (15.92%) Data Analyst
5 24 (11.94%) Data Engineer
6 21 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (6.47%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Senior Data Scientist
9 11 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 11 (5.47%) Business Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.48%) Principal Data Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) Principal Data Scientist
11 7 (3.48%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) Qualitative Analyst
11 7 (3.48%) Quantitative Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) Database Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) Research Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
13 5 (2.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.46%) PyTorch
2 14 (6.97%) TensorFlow
3 12 (5.97%) scikit-learn
4 11 (5.47%) MXNet
5 10 (4.98%) XML
6 7 (3.48%) Kedro
6 7 (3.48%) Web Services
7 6 (2.99%) .NET
7 6 (2.99%) Flash
8 4 (1.99%) JSON
8 4 (1.99%) Pandas
9 3 (1.49%) NumPy
9 3 (1.49%) PySpark
10 2 (1.00%) Hugging Face
10 2 (1.00%) LangChain
10 2 (1.00%) RESTful
10 2 (1.00%) SciPy
11 1 (0.50%) React
11 1 (0.50%) Shiny
11 1 (0.50%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.41%) Onboarding
2 30 (14.93%) Credit Risk
3 20 (9.95%) Algorithms
4 12 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.98%) Life Science
6 7 (3.48%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (3.48%) Biopharmaceutical
7 5 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.50%) Derivative
10 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.50%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.50%) Linux
1 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (60.20%) Analytics
2 93 (46.27%) Machine Learning
3 90 (44.78%) Business Intelligence
4 87 (43.28%) Data Science
5 79 (39.30%) Visualisation
6 73 (36.32%) Data Visualisation
7 58 (28.86%) Data Analysis
8 50 (24.88%) Mathematics
9 48 (23.88%) Statistics
10 47 (23.38%) Data Modelling
10 47 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (18.91%) Decision-Making
12 35 (17.41%) Agile
12 35 (17.41%) Experimental Design
13 32 (15.92%) Computer Science
13 32 (15.92%) ETL
14 28 (13.93%) Information Retrieval
15 25 (12.44%) Actionable Insight
16 24 (11.94%) Risk Management
16 24 (11.94%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 135 (67.16%) Python
2 124 (61.69%) SQL
3 63 (31.34%) R
4 24 (11.94%) MATLAB
5 14 (6.97%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.48%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 9 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.99%) C#
8 5 (2.49%) C
8 5 (2.49%) VB
9 2 (1.00%) C++
9 2 (1.00%) Java
9 2 (1.00%) Kusto Query Language
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) Scala
10 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (38.31%) Degree
2 20 (9.95%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (7.46%) Master's Degree
3 15 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.47%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.48%) PhD
7 2 (1.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.00%) MBA
8 1 (0.50%) Azure Certification
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) PMO
2 15 (7.46%) CRD IV
2 15 (7.46%) IFRS
2 15 (7.46%) IFRS 9
3 11 (5.47%) Data Quality
3 11 (5.47%) QA
4 9 (4.48%) Actionable Recommendations
5 7 (3.48%) CDISC
6 6 (2.99%) Accessibility
6 6 (2.99%) Basel III
7 4 (1.99%) GDPR
8 1 (0.50%) California Consumer Privacy Act
8 1 (0.50%) GLP
8 1 (0.50%) GMP
8 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.50%) NIST
8 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.50%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.45%) Google
3 17 (8.46%) Databricks
4 12 (5.97%) YouTube
5 11 (5.47%) Dataiku
6 6 (2.99%) iManage
6 6 (2.99%) Sun
7 5 (2.49%) Hotjar
7 5 (2.49%) Salesforce
8 4 (1.99%) SAP
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle
10 2 (1.00%) CA
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe
11 1 (0.50%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.50%) Cognos
11 1 (0.50%) Sage
11 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow