The first table below looks at the demand for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 31 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 156 117 157
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 7 44 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 1.37% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 1.39% 9.80% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 1
Average salary £27,500 £54,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.07% +56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
505 449 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.87% 13.93% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 318 308 282
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SPSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SPSS Salary Trend in Scotland

SPSS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPSS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SPSS Salary Histogram in Scotland

SPSS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 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
Edinburgh -51 4 £27,000 -50.00%
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
West Lothian +11 1 £50,000 -
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (88.89%) SAS
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) GIS
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) i2
6 2 (22.22%) Statistics
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) R
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) SmartFocus
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (11.11%) FastStats
7 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
7 1 (11.11%) Economics
7 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (11.11%) Netezza
7 1 (11.11%) Alterian
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (88.89%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) FastStats
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Economics
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) CHAID
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) R
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) i2
2 1 (11.11%) SmartFocus
2 1 (11.11%) Netezza
2 1 (11.11%) Alterian
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle