The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 128 120 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.18% 0.090%
As % of the Applications category 0.96% 1.27% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +40.95%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
SPSS
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
312 236 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.28% 13.81% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 268 186 269
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SPSS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SPSS Salary Trend in Cheshire

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (91.67%) SAS
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Statistics
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (66.67%) Marketing
4 8 (66.67%) FastStats
4 8 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) CHAID
6 5 (41.67%) Minitab
6 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (41.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Analytics
6 5 (41.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (41.67%) SmartFocus
6 5 (41.67%) Lync
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) Electronic Design Automation
6 5 (41.67%) Cluster Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Economics
8 3 (25.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 3 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
9 2 (16.67%) Big Data

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (91.67%) SAS
2 5 (41.67%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) FastStats
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Statistics
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Economics
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) CHAID
3 5 (41.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Cluster Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) GPFS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Minitab
1 5 (41.67%) SmartFocus
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) IBM