The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 90 110 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Applications category 6.52% 1.50% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £35,000 £25,750 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% -51.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
SPSS
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
138 200 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.42% 12.84% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 111 110
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SPSS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SPSS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (100.00%) SAS
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Statistics
4 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Economics
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Psychology
4 5 (50.00%) R
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Tableau
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Spotfire
5 4 (40.00%) QlikView
5 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Spotfire
1 4 (40.00%) QlikView
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Statistician
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Statistics
3 5 (50.00%) Economics
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Psychology
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Google