I want to work in...Economical and Statistical Services

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

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Typical job profiles

Statistician (TARGETjobs)

Statistician (Prospects)


Useful online resources

Career Guide for Economists

Control Risk Groups Specialist international business risk consultancy

Economic Developement Association Scotland (EDAS)

Economic Development Consultants Directory

Fast Stream for Statisticians Civil Service Fast Stream

Government Economic Service

Inomics Careers Handbook pdf available to download, updated annually

Institute for Fiscal Studies

International Consulting Economists' Association Links to information sources & work opportunities

Scottish Financial Enterprise

Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry PSI



Job sites and specialist recruiters

Bank of England Careers

Career in Statistics


Maths Careers

London Mathematical Society includes job pages

Maths Careers includes section for graduates

NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme

Scottish Graduate Programme in Economics

The Supplycurve.com

Civil Service job search for Economist roles at the Office for National Statistics


Statistician Jobs in Europe

AllStat email discussion list with job postings

Inomics salary report - sign-up required to download full report


Professional bodies

Institute of Mathematics and its Applications

International Consulting Economists Association ICEA

Royal Economic Society

Royal Statistical Society

Society of Business Economists


To find out more about what it's like to work in this career, use the LinkedIn alumni tool to make contact with Strathclyde alumni working in this area.