Period
to 1 August 2021

The median annual salary for a Statistical Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Analyst
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 994 801 1104
Rank change year-on-year -193 +303 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistical Analyst 6 1 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £48,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 103,011 64,577 137,347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.17% 94.98% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73,176 52,663 111,007
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Statistical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Statistical Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analyst in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Statistical Analyst in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
England -173 6 - -
London - 4 - -
UK excluding London -133 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Statistical Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, Statistical Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Statistical Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Deep Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (66.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Statistical Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Statistical Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Reinforcement Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Trading
2 4 (66.67%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Social Skills

Statistical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Trading
2 4 (66.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (66.67%) Deep Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 4 (66.67%) Reinforcement Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Statistical Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Statistical Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) R