The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 221 196 234
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +38
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 24 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.72% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 2.13% 4.71% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 19
Average salary £47,500 £53,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.79% +93.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1128 1105 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.79% 15.24% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 924 922 882
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
SPSS
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Manchester -41 16 £41,500 -23.14% 1
Merseyside -8 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cheshire - 2 £72,500 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £29,000 -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (76.47%) Analytics
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) SAS
3 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (44.12%) Customer Insight
4 14 (41.18%) Propensity Modelling
4 14 (41.18%) IBM
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
6 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
7 10 (29.41%) R
8 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
9 8 (23.53%) Apache Hive
9 8 (23.53%) MapReduce
9 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
9 8 (23.53%) Big Data
9 8 (23.53%) ETL
9 8 (23.53%) Python
9 8 (23.53%) Java
9 8 (23.53%) Perl
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Data Security
10 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (17.65%) PHP
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) Apache
10 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (64.71%) SAS
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) FastStats
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.88%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
4 8 (23.53%) Apache Hive
4 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
4 8 (23.53%) Big Data
5 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
5 6 (17.65%) HBase
5 6 (17.65%) Triplestore
5 6 (17.65%) Sqoop
5 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) Spotfire
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
6 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Insight Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Business Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Data Architect
6 6 (17.65%) Architect
6 6 (17.65%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Data Scientist
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) SAS Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) CRM Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Risk Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) MapReduce
2 6 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
2 6 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) Life Science
4 2 (5.88%) Taxonomies
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
4 2 (5.88%) Informatics
4 2 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.88%) Economics
5 1 (2.94%) Physics
5 1 (2.94%) Psychology
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Analytics
2 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (44.12%) Customer Insight
3 14 (41.18%) Propensity Modelling
4 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) ETL
6 6 (17.65%) Data Security
6 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) R
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Perl
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Hitachi
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.88%) Informatica
6 1 (2.94%) Minitab
6 1 (2.94%) SmartFocus
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