Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Statistical Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Modelling over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Modelling
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 897 993
Rank change year-on-year +37 +96 +14
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Modelling 326 330 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 285 294 257
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,200 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £84,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,421 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.64% +3.55% +0.63%

Statistical Modelling 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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Statistical Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Statistical Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Modelling in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Statistical Modelling in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Modelling in the UK

Statistical Modelling
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 Modelling within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +37 313 £55,000 +22.22% 16
London +9 169 £60,000 +4.35% 8
UK excluding London +47 155 £45,000 +8.64% 8
North of England +4 50 £45,000 +32.35% 3
South East +47 36 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +27 24 £42,500 +23.19% 1
North West -12 23 £55,000 +83.33% 1
East of England +22 22 £48,000 +20.00% 3
Midlands 0 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West -5 18 £44,500 -17.59%
West Midlands +10 14 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Scotland -10 9 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +23 4 £42,500 -
North East +6 3 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Wales +13 2 £46,100 +1.32%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Statistical Modelling.

1 197 (60.43%) Analytics
2 191 (58.59%) Python
3 188 (57.67%) SQL
4 182 (55.83%) Machine Learning
5 155 (47.55%) R
6 152 (46.63%) Analytical Skills
7 127 (38.96%) Mathematics
8 112 (34.36%) Algorithms
9 111 (34.05%) Big Data
9 111 (34.05%) SAS
10 105 (32.21%) Statistics
11 100 (30.67%) Degree
12 91 (27.91%) Data Mining
13 88 (26.99%) Business Intelligence
14 81 (24.85%) Visualisation
15 79 (24.23%) Marketing
16 71 (21.78%) Hadoop
17 70 (21.47%) Apache Spark
18 65 (19.94%) Computer Science
19 64 (19.63%) Data Modelling
19 64 (19.63%) Tableau
20 62 (19.02%) Finance
21 60 (18.40%) PhD
22 59 (18.10%) Retail
23 58 (17.79%) Data Analysis
24 56 (17.18%) Java
25 53 (16.26%) Data Analytics
26 52 (15.95%) Data Management
27 51 (15.64%) Data Visualisation
28 49 (15.03%) Predictive Modelling

Statistical Modelling
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
1 111 (34.05%) SAS
2 70 (21.47%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.99%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.61%) DNN
5 2 (0.61%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.31%) IPython
Applications
1 42 (12.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (8.90%) SPSS
3 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.23%) EViews
6 3 (0.92%) GNU Octave
6 3 (0.92%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.31%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.61%) Unica
2 1 (0.31%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.84%) GitHub
3 6 (1.84%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) SMS
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (34.05%) Big Data
2 91 (27.91%) Data Mining
3 71 (21.78%) Hadoop
4 42 (12.88%) Apache Hive
5 34 (10.43%) SQL Server
6 33 (10.12%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (9.51%) NoSQL
8 21 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (6.13%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (5.83%) QlikView
11 18 (5.52%) Impala
11 18 (5.52%) Power BI
11 18 (5.52%) Relational Database
12 17 (5.21%) Text Mining
13 15 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (3.07%) MySQL
16 9 (2.76%) Lumira
17 8 (2.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.53%) ERwin
4 3 (0.92%) NUnit
4 3 (0.92%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 79 (24.23%) Marketing
2 62 (19.02%) Finance
3 59 (18.10%) Retail
4 20 (6.13%) Banking
5 11 (3.37%) Games
6 6 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.53%) Advertising
7 5 (1.53%) Electronics
8 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Legal
8 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.61%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (40.80%) Data Scientist
2 94 (28.83%) Analyst
3 39 (11.96%) Data Analyst
4 28 (8.59%) Developer
4 28 (8.59%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (7.98%) Consultant
6 21 (6.44%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 17 (5.21%) Analytics Consultant
7 17 (5.21%) Data Consultant
7 17 (5.21%) Insight Analyst
8 15 (4.60%) Senior Data Scientist
9 13 (3.99%) Development Manager
9 13 (3.99%) SQL Analyst
10 12 (3.68%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 11 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 11 (3.37%) SAS Consultant
12 10 (3.07%) SAS Analyst
12 10 (3.07%) Senior Data Analyst
13 8 (2.45%) Marketing Analyst
13 8 (2.45%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.36%) Natural Language Processing
2 23 (7.06%) TensorFlow
3 14 (4.29%) scikit-learn
4 13 (3.99%) JSON
5 12 (3.68%) Web Services
6 11 (3.37%) HTML
7 10 (3.07%) CSS
7 10 (3.07%) Theano
8 6 (1.84%) D3.js
9 5 (1.53%) NumPy
9 5 (1.53%) Pandas
10 4 (1.23%) .NET
11 3 (0.92%) HTML5
11 3 (0.92%) jQuery
11 3 (0.92%) Torch
11 3 (0.92%) WPF
12 2 (0.61%) MLlib
12 2 (0.61%) REST
12 2 (0.61%) SciPy
13 1 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 152 (46.63%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (34.36%) Algorithms
3 65 (19.94%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.37%) Credit Risk
4 11 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.07%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.45%) FMCG
7 7 (2.15%) Fintech
8 5 (1.53%) BBC
8 5 (1.53%) Equities
9 4 (1.23%) Social Media
10 3 (0.92%) CUDA
10 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.92%) Online Games
10 3 (0.92%) User Experience
11 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.31%) Blog
12 1 (0.31%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.15%) Linux
2 6 (1.84%) Unix
3 2 (0.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (60.43%) Analytics
2 182 (55.83%) Machine Learning
3 127 (38.96%) Mathematics
4 105 (32.21%) Statistics
5 88 (26.99%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (24.85%) Visualisation
7 64 (19.63%) Data Modelling
8 58 (17.79%) Data Analysis
9 53 (16.26%) Data Analytics
10 52 (15.95%) Data Management
11 51 (15.64%) Data Visualisation
12 49 (15.03%) Predictive Modelling
13 48 (14.72%) Statistical Analysis
14 29 (8.90%) Artificial Intelligence
15 26 (7.98%) Customer Analytics
15 26 (7.98%) Physics
16 25 (7.67%) Data Engineering
17 24 (7.36%) Deep Learning
18 21 (6.44%) Actionable Insight
18 21 (6.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 191 (58.59%) Python
2 188 (57.67%) SQL
3 155 (47.55%) R
4 56 (17.18%) Java
5 44 (13.50%) C++
6 43 (13.19%) MATLAB
7 26 (7.98%) VBA
8 25 (7.67%) Scala
9 15 (4.60%) C#
10 12 (3.68%) C
11 11 (3.37%) VB
12 9 (2.76%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.84%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.53%) Fortran
15 4 (1.23%) Julia
15 4 (1.23%) PHP
16 2 (0.61%) Perl
17 1 (0.31%) Clojure
17 1 (0.31%) Lisp
17 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 100 (30.67%) Degree
2 60 (18.40%) PhD
3 35 (10.74%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.45%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.23%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.92%) MCP
7 3 (0.92%) MCSA
7 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.61%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) MBA
9 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.44%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.53%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.61%) IFRS
3 2 (0.61%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.61%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.37%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.53%) Oozie
2 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.31%) Kibana
Vendors
1 64 (19.63%) Tableau
2 31 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.60%) SAP
4 11 (3.37%) Oracle
5 10 (3.07%) Adobe
5 10 (3.07%) Google
6 8 (2.45%) Teradata
7 3 (0.92%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.92%) Minitab
7 3 (0.92%) RedGate
8 2 (0.61%) Alterian
8 2 (0.61%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.61%) Sawtooth Software
9 1 (0.31%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.31%) Capita
9 1 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.31%) Twitter