The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 323 327
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 867 953 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.97% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.09% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 662 716 757
Median salary £49,875 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.25% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £78,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79960 87478 97573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64514 73057 79746
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Statistics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the UK

Statistics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the UK

Statistics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the UK

Statistics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +8 830 £50,000 +5.26% 136
London -52 380 £55,000 -2.65% 67
South East +8 129 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East of England +61 99 £51,250 +28.12% 18
Cambridgeshire +38 66 £65,000 +33.33% 12
Cambridge +32 63 £70,000 +33.33% 11
North West -10 63 £41,500 +3.75% 10
City of London +7 57 £56,000 +24.44% 13
Surrey +59 52 £56,250 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -4 52 £40,000 +18.51% 5
Yorkshire +28 49 £36,250 +39.42% 8
Manchester +1 47 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Hampshire +30 41 £41,000 -9.39% 5
West Yorkshire +21 29 £35,000 +34.61% 4
Scotland +24 27 £41,500 +32.80% 10
Leeds +15 26 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Birmingham +5 26 £45,000 +50.00% 1
South West +2 25 £30,000 -17.24% 13
Edinburgh +11 20 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East Midlands +9 18 £30,000 -5.51% 2
Fareham +35 15 £25,000 +11.11% 2
East Sussex +18 15 £42,000 -1.17%
Bristol -24 15 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South Yorkshire - 14 £51,250 - 4
North East +27 13 £18,500 -42.18% 1
Woking - 13 £52,500 - 1
Southampton +27 12 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire -15 11 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Bedfordshire - 11 £35,750 - 3
Sheffield - 10 £51,250 - 4

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

1 705 (41.86%) SQL
2 641 (38.06%) Mathematics
3 567 (33.67%) Analytics
4 539 (32.01%) Python
5 519 (30.82%) Degree
6 489 (29.04%) Finance
7 451 (26.78%) Machine Learning
8 447 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
9 384 (22.80%) R
10 359 (21.32%) Computer Science
11 331 (19.66%) Microsoft
12 308 (18.29%) Big Data
13 299 (17.76%) SQL Server
14 290 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
15 273 (16.21%) PhD
16 259 (15.38%) Algorithms
17 257 (15.26%) Visualisation
18 252 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
19 232 (13.78%) SAS
20 225 (13.36%) Data Analysis
21 215 (12.77%) Windows
22 213 (12.65%) Java
23 208 (12.35%) Hadoop
24 205 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
25 201 (11.94%) Data Mining
26 196 (11.64%) Data Visualisation
27 188 (11.16%) Marketing
28 183 (10.87%) Physics
29 164 (9.74%) ITIL
30 159 (9.44%) Statistical Analysis

Statistics
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
1 232 (13.78%) SAS
2 156 (9.26%) Apache Spark
3 55 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
5 28 (1.66%) MS Exchange
6 23 (1.37%) Skype for Business
7 22 (1.31%) Apache
7 22 (1.31%) Apache Pig
8 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (0.83%) CMS
9 14 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.77%) IIS
11 8 (0.48%) Tornado
12 6 (0.36%) ArcGIS
12 6 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.36%) WordPress
13 5 (0.30%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 290 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
3 92 (5.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 82 (4.87%) SPSS
5 24 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.65%) Stata
8 7 (0.42%) EViews
9 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.24%) Camtasia
10 4 (0.24%) FrameMaker
10 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.24%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.18%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.18%) SPSS Modeler
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.12%) Mathcad
12 2 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.30%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) iTrent
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.059%) Actimize
8 1 (0.059%) FastStats
8 1 (0.059%) Magento
8 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.059%) Primavera
8 1 (0.059%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.32%) Google Analytics
3 37 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (1.90%) Mimecast
5 30 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (1.37%) SaaS
7 16 (0.95%) Office 365
8 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.59%) IaaS
8 10 (0.59%) PaaS
9 7 (0.42%) AdWords
10 5 (0.30%) GitHub
11 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 4 (0.24%) Responsys
11 4 (0.24%) Taleo
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.12%) G Suite
13 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.85%) Firewall
2 40 (2.38%) WAN
3 37 (2.20%) Internet
4 33 (1.96%) Intranet
5 31 (1.84%) Network Security
6 28 (1.66%) LAN
7 27 (1.60%) TCP/IP
8 21 (1.25%) Unified Communications
9 20 (1.19%) Wireless
10 18 (1.07%) DNS
10 18 (1.07%) VPN
11 14 (0.83%) SMS
12 13 (0.77%) IP Telephony
12 13 (0.77%) NetScaler
13 12 (0.71%) DHCP
13 12 (0.71%) SAN
14 10 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (0.59%) VoIP
15 9 (0.53%) Cisco IPT
15 9 (0.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (18.29%) Big Data
2 299 (17.76%) SQL Server
3 208 (12.35%) Hadoop
4 201 (11.94%) Data Mining
5 129 (7.66%) NoSQL
6 117 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
7 100 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 95 (5.64%) Relational Database
9 79 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 74 (4.39%) MongoDB
11 73 (4.33%) Apache Hive
12 61 (3.62%) MySQL
13 57 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
14 56 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 54 (3.21%) QlikView
16 47 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (2.32%) Power BI
18 38 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
19 37 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
19 37 (2.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 31 (1.84%) JIRA
3 14 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 13 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.65%) NUnit
6 8 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.36%) Selenium
9 5 (0.30%) Subversion
9 5 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.24%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.24%) Rational Functional Tester
10 4 (0.24%) SilkTest
11 3 (0.18%) Maven
12 2 (0.12%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.12%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 489 (29.04%) Finance
2 188 (11.16%) Marketing
3 92 (5.46%) Banking
4 87 (5.17%) Retail
5 77 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 62 (3.68%) Games
7 46 (2.73%) Advertising
8 40 (2.38%) Law
9 20 (1.19%) Legal
9 20 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.07%) Front Office
11 17 (1.01%) Billing
12 16 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.77%) Military
15 10 (0.59%) Back Office
16 9 (0.53%) Automotive
16 9 (0.53%) French Language
17 8 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 431 (25.59%) Analyst
2 345 (20.49%) Data Scientist
3 198 (11.76%) Developer
4 155 (9.20%) Data Analyst
5 89 (5.29%) Senior Data Scientist
6 79 (4.69%) DBA
7 76 (4.51%) Service Manager
8 74 (4.39%) Administrator
9 69 (4.10%) SQL DBA
10 67 (3.98%) Graduate
11 57 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
12 56 (3.33%) Junior
13 52 (3.09%) Consultant
14 51 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 45 (2.67%) SQL Analyst
16 43 (2.55%) Business Analyst
17 40 (2.38%) C# Developer
18 35 (2.08%) Graduate Analyst
19 34 (2.02%) Analytics Consultant
19 34 (2.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (5.11%) .NET
2 83 (4.93%) Natural Language Processing
3 77 (4.57%) CSS
4 67 (3.98%) HTML
5 47 (2.79%) ASP.NET
6 46 (2.73%) Web Services
7 35 (2.08%) D3.js
8 34 (2.02%) AngularJS
9 33 (1.96%) scikit-learn
10 29 (1.72%) Django
11 28 (1.66%) TensorFlow
12 26 (1.54%) NumPy
12 26 (1.54%) XML
13 25 (1.48%) Pandas
13 25 (1.48%) WPF
14 23 (1.37%) HTML5
15 22 (1.31%) Kafka
15 22 (1.31%) REST
15 22 (1.31%) RESTful
16 20 (1.19%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 447 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
2 359 (21.32%) Computer Science
3 259 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 132 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 76 (4.51%) Data Centre
6 49 (2.91%) Fintech
7 46 (2.73%) User Experience
8 31 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (1.72%) e-Learning
10 27 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 26 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.43%) Credit Risk
13 23 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 22 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (1.19%) Life Science
16 19 (1.13%) Social Media
17 18 (1.07%) Driving Licence
18 16 (0.95%) Mobile App
19 15 (0.89%) Derivative
20 14 (0.83%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 215 (12.77%) Windows
2 100 (5.94%) Windows Server
3 96 (5.70%) Linux
4 51 (3.03%) Android
5 48 (2.85%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.79%) Windows 7
7 36 (2.14%) Unix
8 35 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (1.72%) Windows Phone
10 24 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (1.01%) AIX
11 17 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.77%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.48%) Solaris
15 6 (0.36%) CentOS
16 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (38.06%) Mathematics
2 567 (33.67%) Analytics
3 451 (26.78%) Machine Learning
4 257 (15.26%) Visualisation
5 252 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
6 225 (13.36%) Data Analysis
7 205 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
8 196 (11.64%) Data Visualisation
9 183 (10.87%) Physics
10 164 (9.74%) ITIL
11 159 (9.44%) Statistical Analysis
12 153 (9.09%) Data Modelling
13 131 (7.78%) Data Analytics
13 131 (7.78%) Statistical Modelling
14 126 (7.48%) Economics
15 112 (6.65%) Predictive Modelling
16 111 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
17 103 (6.12%) Service Delivery
17 103 (6.12%) Software Engineering
18 92 (5.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 705 (41.86%) SQL
2 539 (32.01%) Python
3 384 (22.80%) R
4 213 (12.65%) Java
5 144 (8.55%) MATLAB
6 113 (6.71%) Scala
7 108 (6.41%) C++
8 105 (6.24%) JavaScript
9 104 (6.18%) C#
10 97 (5.76%) T-SQL
11 93 (5.52%) VBA
12 56 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 41 (2.43%) PHP
14 40 (2.38%) VB
15 28 (1.66%) C
15 28 (1.66%) PL/SQL
16 27 (1.60%) Julia
17 17 (1.01%) Perl
18 14 (0.83%) Groovy
19 12 (0.71%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 519 (30.82%) Degree
2 273 (16.21%) PhD
3 109 (6.47%) Numerate Degree
4 52 (3.09%) Master's Degree
5 48 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (2.85%) Security Cleared
6 44 (2.61%) ISEB
7 43 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (2.32%) CCNP
9 37 (2.20%) SC Cleared
10 36 (2.14%) MCSE
11 34 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
12 30 (1.78%) CCIE
13 17 (1.01%) MCSA
14 13 (0.77%) MCP
15 12 (0.71%) DV Cleared
16 11 (0.65%) CISSP
16 11 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (0.53%) CISM
18 7 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.89%) SLA
2 75 (4.45%) Data Quality
3 57 (3.38%) QA
4 16 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.71%) COBIT
6 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.36%) IFRS
10 5 (0.30%) IFRS 9
11 4 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
12 3 (0.18%) GCP
12 3 (0.18%) GDPR
12 3 (0.18%) GLP
12 3 (0.18%) GMP
12 3 (0.18%) GxP
13 2 (0.12%) FATCA
14 1 (0.059%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.059%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.059%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 113 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.60%) Docker
3 25 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.71%) vSphere
5 11 (0.65%) HDFS
6 6 (0.36%) Firmware
7 5 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.30%) iptables
7 5 (0.30%) XenServer
8 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.24%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 4 (0.24%) Samba
8 4 (0.24%) Xen
9 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.12%) KVM
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.12%) QEMU
10 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 14 (0.83%) NetBackup
3 8 (0.48%) Nagios
3 8 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (0.48%) Puppet
3 8 (0.48%) SCCM
4 7 (0.42%) Cacti
5 6 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.36%) CSIRT
5 6 (0.36%) HP SIM
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (0.30%) Netcool
6 5 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (0.24%) Ansible
7 4 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 331 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 141 (8.37%) Oracle
3 132 (7.84%) Tableau
4 89 (5.29%) Google
5 60 (3.56%) Cisco
6 45 (2.67%) Citrix
7 42 (2.49%) VMware
8 38 (2.26%) HP
9 32 (1.90%) SAP
10 26 (1.54%) Cadence
11 25 (1.48%) SolarWinds
12 24 (1.43%) iManage
13 23 (1.37%) IBM
14 18 (1.07%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.07%) Cognos
15 17 (1.01%) Adobe
15 17 (1.01%) Splunk
16 15 (0.89%) Palo Alto
17 14 (0.83%) F5
17 14 (0.83%) Twitter
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k (DoE) + top benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirlingshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 41000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago