The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 241 189 223
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +34
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 22 53 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.78% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category 1.86% 5.28% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 29
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,700 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
SPSS
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1183 1004 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.72% 14.79% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 978 839 908
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SPSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SPSS Salary Trend in the North West

SPSS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPSS across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SPSS Salary Histogram in the North West

SPSS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -9 11 £37,000 +22.31% 2
Manchester -38 7 £40,000 -27.92% 2
Merseyside +10 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Lancashire 0 1 £29,000 -27.50%
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (82.22%) SAS
2 28 (62.22%) Analytics
2 28 (62.22%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (57.78%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (57.78%) SQL
4 20 (44.44%) Degree
5 15 (33.33%) Statistics
5 15 (33.33%) Data Mining
6 14 (31.11%) Marketing
6 14 (31.11%) R
7 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
10 10 (22.22%) Visualisation
10 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
10 10 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
11 9 (20.00%) Big Data
11 9 (20.00%) Customer Insight
11 9 (20.00%) Python
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) Perl
12 8 (17.78%) IBM
12 8 (17.78%) FastStats
12 8 (17.78%) Propensity Modelling
13 7 (15.56%) MapReduce
13 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
13 7 (15.56%) Apache Hive
13 7 (15.56%) CHAID

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (82.22%) SAS
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Lync
2 5 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) FastStats
3 6 (13.33%) MS Office
4 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.00%) Big Data
4 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
4 7 (15.56%) Apache Hive
5 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.11%) HBase
5 5 (11.11%) Sqoop
5 5 (11.11%) Triplestore
5 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.44%) Clementine
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.44%) Spotfire
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (31.11%) Marketing
2 12 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Data Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Insight Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.44%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (33.33%) Statistics
3 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
4 10 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 6 (13.33%) Economics
6 5 (11.11%) Open Source
7 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
9 2 (4.44%) Life Science
9 2 (4.44%) Physics
9 2 (4.44%) Psychology
9 2 (4.44%) Taxonomies
9 2 (4.44%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Analytics
2 26 (57.78%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 10 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
4 9 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 8 (17.78%) Propensity Modelling
6 7 (15.56%) MapReduce
6 7 (15.56%) CHAID
6 7 (15.56%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) Data Security
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) R
3 9 (20.00%) Python
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) Java
6 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) VB
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) VBA
9 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
3 5 (11.11%) Minitab
3 5 (11.11%) SmartFocus
3 5 (11.11%) Hitachi
4 3 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.22%) RapidMiner
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £70k Base plus bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago