The median annual salary for a Statistical Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Statistical Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 935 968
Rank change year-on-year +95 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistical Analyst 18 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.019% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 9
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -27.00% +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Statistical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Statistical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analyst in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Analyst.

Salary trend for Statistical Analyst in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analyst over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Analyst in the UK

Statistical Analyst
Top 8 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +107 18 £36,500 -18.88%
West Midlands - 9 £36,500 -
London +80 8 £57,500 +43.75%
Nuneaton - 6 £36,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £36,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - -
City of London +35 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire +30 1 £45,000 -

Statistical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Statistical Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Statistical Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (84.38%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (71.88%) Analytics
3 20 (62.50%) SAS
4 19 (59.38%) Marketing
5 17 (53.13%) SQL
6 14 (43.75%) Statistical Analysis
7 13 (40.63%) Statistical Modelling
8 12 (37.50%) Web Analytics
8 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (34.38%) CHAID
9 11 (34.38%) R
9 11 (34.38%) Marketing Strategy
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
11 8 (25.00%) Base SAS
11 8 (25.00%) Python
12 7 (21.88%) VBA
12 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
12 7 (21.88%) Google Analytics
12 7 (21.88%) Google
12 7 (21.88%) Tableau
12 7 (21.88%) Campaign Analysis
12 7 (21.88%) SAS EBI
12 7 (21.88%) Snowplow
12 7 (21.88%) Looker
13 6 (18.75%) Conceptual Models
13 6 (18.75%) Customer Analytics
13 6 (18.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.75%) Automotive

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 20 (62.50%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (21.88%) Looker
2 7 (21.88%) SAS EBI
3 6 (18.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (15.63%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (59.38%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Military
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 27 (84.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Analytics
2 14 (43.75%) Statistical Analysis
3 13 (40.63%) Statistical Modelling
4 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (37.50%) Web Analytics
5 11 (34.38%) CHAID
5 11 (34.38%) Marketing Strategy
6 7 (21.88%) Campaign Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Conceptual Models
7 6 (18.75%) Customer Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Logistic Regression
8 5 (15.63%) Statistics
9 4 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
9 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
9 4 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.38%) Qualitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) R
3 8 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (21.88%) VBA
5 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Google
1 7 (21.88%) Snowplow
1 7 (21.88%) Tableau
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft