The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 152 170 145
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.096% 0.057% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 0.84% 0.43% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
SPSS
UK

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

Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
358 466 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.40% 13.38% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 229 301 227
Average salary £35,000 £36,895 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.13% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,425 £25,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 2 March 2015. 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 +6 2 - -
Ayrshire - 1 - -
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SAS
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (50.00%) Data Management
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Sybase
5 3 (37.50%) DB2
5 3 (37.50%) OLAP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) Cognos
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Informatica
5 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
5 3 (37.50%) ERwin
5 3 (37.50%) Data Security
5 3 (37.50%) Information Management
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) Economics

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ERwin
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Statistician
2 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Psychology
3 3 (37.50%) Economics
3 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
3 3 (37.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) Campaign Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Propensity Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) Teradata
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Cognos