The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 140 135 155
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.81% 0.25% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +12.80%
SPSS
East of England

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

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
372 400 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.95% 19.13% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 291 285 294
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SPSS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SPSS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 8 (100.00%) SAS
1 8 (100.00%) Statistics
1 8 (100.00%) R
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) PhD
3 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) Physics
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
4 5 (62.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (62.50%) Clojure
4 5 (62.50%) Biostatistics
4 5 (62.50%) Chemistry
4 5 (62.50%) Psychology
4 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
4 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
4 5 (62.50%) Monte Carlo Method
4 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
4 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
4 5 (62.50%) Linear Regression
4 5 (62.50%) Database Theory
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database Theory

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) CPLEX
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Statistics
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
3 5 (62.50%) Chemistry
3 5 (62.50%) Psychology
3 5 (62.50%) Applied Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Informatics
3 5 (62.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Neural Network
3 5 (62.50%) Economics
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Econometrics
3 5 (62.50%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Logistic Regression
3 5 (62.50%) Cluster Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Biostatistics
3 5 (62.50%) Monte Carlo Method
3 5 (62.50%) Bayesian Methods
3 5 (62.50%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Markov Chain
3 5 (62.50%) Factor Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Structural Equation Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Gibbs Sampling
3 5 (62.50%) Linear Regression
3 5 (62.50%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) R
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Clojure
4 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle