The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 123 119 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.16% 0.96%
As % of the Applications category 1.26% 0.97% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 16
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
SPSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
318 310 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.53% 16.73% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 285 267 196
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SPSS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SPSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SPSS across the Birmingham region.

SPSS Salary Trend in Birmingham

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SPSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SPSS.

1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 6 (54.55%) Statistical Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) R
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 3 (27.27%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Clementine
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (27.27%) VBA
5 3 (27.27%) SAS
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) GIS
7 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) MS Access
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SPSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SPSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 3 (27.27%) Clementine
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Statistician
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modeller
4 2 (18.18%) MI Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) GIS
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Market Research
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) R
2 3 (27.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft