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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK
Rank 312 329 363
Rank change year-on-year +17 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 817 987 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 0.96% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.09% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 624 744 669
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,621 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

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 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 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 +15 770 £45,000 -10.00% 137
London -14 382 £55,000 -4.34% 67
South East +95 170 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Surrey +55 55 £52,500 +40.00% 4
North West -22 50 £37,500 -6.25% 15
East of England +33 48 £37,500 -24.24% 13
South West +35 47 £39,000 -6.58% 6
City of London -11 46 £62,500 +13.63% 18
Hampshire +41 42 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Manchester -29 31 £37,500 -9.63% 8
West Midlands +13 29 £27,500 -9.02% 6
Scotland +8 24 £44,500 +18.66% 4
Berkshire +17 22 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Wales +15 22 £40,000 -21.56% 2
Yorkshire +26 21 £40,000 +15.10% 6
Cambridgeshire +21 18 £50,000 -2.43% 8
East Midlands -18 18 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Cambridge +17 16 £52,500 - 6
West Sussex +7 16 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Birmingham +9 14 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Kent +28 13 £40,000 - 3
Edinburgh -6 13 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Nottinghamshire -12 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Reading +45 12 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Hertfordshire +14 12 £28,000 -23.28% 3
Bristol +4 12 £34,500 -9.80% 2
Heathrow +3 12 £28,000 -39.45%
Nottingham -12 12 £35,000 -30.00%
Crawley - 12 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +24 11 £30,500 -18.66% 1

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 668 (39.53%) SQL
2 653 (38.64%) Mathematics
3 558 (33.02%) Degree
4 476 (28.17%) Python
4 476 (28.17%) Analytics
5 450 (26.63%) Finance
6 429 (25.38%) Analytical Skills
7 408 (24.14%) R
8 404 (23.91%) Machine Learning
9 373 (22.07%) Computer Science
10 319 (18.88%) Big Data
11 300 (17.75%) Microsoft
12 263 (15.56%) PhD
13 237 (14.02%) Algorithms
14 227 (13.43%) SQL Server
15 224 (13.25%) SAS
16 218 (12.90%) MS Excel
17 215 (12.72%) Windows
18 214 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
19 206 (12.19%) Hadoop
20 205 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
21 204 (12.07%) Data Analysis
22 199 (11.78%) Marketing
23 194 (11.48%) Data Mining
24 188 (11.12%) Visualisation
25 183 (10.83%) Apache Spark
26 181 (10.71%) ITIL
27 172 (10.18%) Java
28 147 (8.70%) Physics
29 144 (8.52%) SLA

Statistics
Top Related 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
1 224 (13.25%) SAS
2 183 (10.83%) Apache Spark
3 52 (3.08%) Apache
4 40 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 35 (2.07%) Skype for Business
6 25 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.24%) Apache Pig
8 20 (1.18%) MS Exchange
9 18 (1.07%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.83%) CMS
11 9 (0.53%) IIS
11 9 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.41%) Tornado
13 6 (0.36%) Confluence
13 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.36%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.30%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.30%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 218 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 127 (7.51%) MS Office
3 105 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 91 (5.38%) SPSS
5 25 (1.48%) Stata
6 16 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.53%) MS Project
7 9 (0.53%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.41%) EViews
10 4 (0.24%) Camtasia
10 4 (0.24%) FrameMaker
10 4 (0.24%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.24%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.18%) Simulink
12 2 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.12%) Gephi
12 2 (0.12%) Mathcad
12 2 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.41%) Eloqua
2 7 (0.41%) FastStats
3 5 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.30%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.059%) Magento
6 1 (0.059%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.059%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.059%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.059%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.059%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 75 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (3.02%) SaaS
3 34 (2.01%) Mimecast
4 32 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.83%) Google Analytics
6 23 (1.36%) IaaS
6 23 (1.36%) Office 365
7 22 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (1.30%) PaaS
8 17 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.65%) GitHub
10 9 (0.53%) AdWords
11 7 (0.41%) MailChimp
12 6 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.36%) Responsys
12 6 (0.36%) Taleo
13 5 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
15 3 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.72%) Internet
2 33 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.89%) SMS
4 28 (1.66%) SAN
5 19 (1.12%) Firewall
6 18 (1.07%) DNS
6 18 (1.07%) LDAP
6 18 (1.07%) SSH
7 16 (0.95%) Kerberos
8 14 (0.83%) HTTP
8 14 (0.83%) Network Security
9 11 (0.65%) BGP
9 11 (0.65%) DHCP
9 11 (0.65%) Wireless
10 10 (0.59%) VPN
10 10 (0.59%) WAN
11 9 (0.53%) Intranet
12 8 (0.47%) LAN
12 8 (0.47%) MPLS
13 7 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (18.88%) Big Data
2 227 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 206 (12.19%) Hadoop
4 194 (11.48%) Data Mining
5 133 (7.87%) NoSQL
6 111 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 107 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 97 (5.74%) Relational Database
9 94 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (3.96%) MongoDB
11 64 (3.79%) MySQL
12 62 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
13 55 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
14 49 (2.90%) Apache Hive
15 45 (2.66%) QlikView
16 40 (2.37%) RDBMS
17 39 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 37 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
19 34 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (1.30%) JIRA
2 21 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 13 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.36%) Subversion
9 5 (0.30%) NUnit
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Continuum
10 3 (0.18%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.12%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.12%) Firebug
11 2 (0.12%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.12%) Maven
11 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.059%) SCons
General
1 450 (26.63%) Finance
2 199 (11.78%) Marketing
3 74 (4.38%) Retail
4 56 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.25%) Banking
6 45 (2.66%) Games
7 38 (2.25%) Law
8 35 (2.07%) Advertising
9 28 (1.66%) Publishing
10 21 (1.24%) Billing
10 21 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (0.95%) Front Office
11 16 (0.95%) Multimedia
12 15 (0.89%) Military
13 14 (0.83%) Legal
14 10 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.47%) Electronics
15 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.47%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 372 (22.01%) Analyst
2 346 (20.47%) Data Scientist
3 205 (12.13%) Developer
4 134 (7.93%) Data Analyst
5 87 (5.15%) Service Manager
6 84 (4.97%) Senior Data Scientist
7 83 (4.91%) DBA
8 72 (4.26%) Administrator
9 68 (4.02%) SQL DBA
10 64 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 53 (3.14%) Consultant
12 51 (3.02%) Graduate
13 47 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 44 (2.60%) Business Analyst
15 41 (2.43%) Senior Analyst
16 37 (2.19%) SQL Developer
17 36 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
17 36 (2.13%) Services Delivery Manager
18 32 (1.89%) Junior
18 32 (1.89%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (4.26%) .NET
2 64 (3.79%) HTML
3 44 (2.60%) Natural Language Processing
4 40 (2.37%) XML
5 37 (2.19%) scikit-learn
6 36 (2.13%) CSS
7 34 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 32 (1.89%) Flash
9 30 (1.78%) D3.js
10 29 (1.72%) REST
11 28 (1.66%) Pandas
12 27 (1.60%) WPF
13 26 (1.54%) NumPy
14 22 (1.30%) WCF
15 21 (1.24%) HTML5
16 20 (1.18%) Ajax
16 20 (1.18%) Django
16 20 (1.18%) Flask
16 20 (1.18%) Web Services
17 16 (0.95%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 429 (25.38%) Analytical Skills
2 373 (22.07%) Computer Science
3 237 (14.02%) Algorithms
4 111 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 110 (6.51%) Data Centre
6 51 (3.02%) Data Structures
7 42 (2.49%) User Experience
8 41 (2.43%) Credit Risk
8 41 (2.43%) Fintech
9 30 (1.78%) e-Learning
10 25 (1.48%) Social Media
11 19 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
11 19 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 15 (0.89%) Life Science
14 14 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 14 (0.83%) Replication
15 13 (0.77%) Blog
15 13 (0.77%) iPad
16 12 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 215 (12.72%) Windows
2 117 (6.92%) Linux
3 72 (4.26%) Unix
4 57 (3.37%) Windows 7
5 52 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 43 (2.54%) Apple iOS
7 42 (2.49%) Android
8 37 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (1.78%) Windows Phone
10 26 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.30%) Solaris
12 19 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.77%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.65%) AIX
14 11 (0.65%) CentOS
14 11 (0.65%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (38.64%) Mathematics
2 476 (28.17%) Analytics
3 404 (23.91%) Machine Learning
4 214 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
6 204 (12.07%) Data Analysis
7 188 (11.12%) Visualisation
8 181 (10.71%) ITIL
9 147 (8.70%) Physics
10 140 (8.28%) Data Modelling
11 131 (7.75%) Data Visualisation
11 131 (7.75%) Economics
11 131 (7.75%) Statistical Analysis
12 123 (7.28%) ETL
13 121 (7.16%) Data Analytics
14 120 (7.10%) Mentoring
15 118 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (6.69%) Statistical Modelling
17 102 (6.04%) Service Delivery
18 100 (5.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 668 (39.53%) SQL
2 476 (28.17%) Python
3 408 (24.14%) R
4 172 (10.18%) Java
5 118 (6.98%) C#
6 116 (6.86%) MATLAB
7 103 (6.09%) JavaScript
8 100 (5.92%) Scala
9 96 (5.68%) C++
9 96 (5.68%) VBA
10 90 (5.33%) T-SQL
11 38 (2.25%) C
11 38 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 37 (2.19%) PHP
13 27 (1.60%) Perl
14 24 (1.42%) PL/SQL
14 24 (1.42%) VB
15 21 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.71%) TypeScript
17 8 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 558 (33.02%) Degree
2 263 (15.56%) PhD
3 64 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.54%) ISEB
6 33 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 27 (1.60%) MCSE
8 23 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.18%) MCSA
10 17 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (0.95%) Postgraduate
12 14 (0.83%) CCNP
13 13 (0.77%) MCP
14 12 (0.71%) CISSP
14 12 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (0.65%) A+ Certification
15 11 (0.65%) MCTS
16 10 (0.59%) CCNA
16 10 (0.59%) CISM
17 8 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (8.52%) SLA
2 64 (3.79%) QA
3 39 (2.31%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.41%) IFRS
5 7 (0.41%) IFRS 9
6 5 (0.30%) COBIT
7 3 (0.18%) IAS 39
7 3 (0.18%) PMO
8 2 (0.12%) GCP
8 2 (0.12%) GLP
8 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.059%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.059%) Basel II
9 1 (0.059%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 60 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.12%) Firmware
4 18 (1.07%) iptables
5 17 (1.01%) Docker
6 16 (0.95%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 16 (0.95%) Samba
7 12 (0.71%) XenServer
8 9 (0.53%) HDFS
8 9 (0.53%) vSphere
9 8 (0.47%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.30%) Xen
11 4 (0.24%) XenApp
11 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.18%) NFS
12 3 (0.18%) QEMU
12 3 (0.18%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (1.42%) Nagios
2 23 (1.36%) NetBackup
3 17 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 16 (0.95%) Cacti
4 16 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
4 16 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
4 16 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (0.77%) Kubernetes
7 11 (0.65%) Puppet
8 9 (0.53%) CSIRT
9 8 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.41%) Netcool
10 7 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (0.41%) SCCM
11 5 (0.30%) Ansible
11 5 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.30%) vMotion
12 4 (0.24%) Mesos
13 3 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 300 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 126 (7.46%) Oracle
3 105 (6.21%) Tableau
4 65 (3.85%) Google
5 46 (2.72%) VMware
6 39 (2.31%) Cadence
7 35 (2.07%) Citrix
8 34 (2.01%) HP
9 32 (1.89%) Cisco
9 32 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 24 (1.42%) iManage
10 24 (1.42%) Sun
11 21 (1.24%) NetApp
12 20 (1.18%) SAP
13 16 (0.95%) Splunk
14 15 (0.89%) SolarWinds
15 13 (0.77%) Adobe
15 13 (0.77%) Hortonworks
15 13 (0.77%) Juniper
16 12 (0.71%) Avaya
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £25,000-£36,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £25,000-£36,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000-£36,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago