The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 616 579 559
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -20
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 282 339 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 1.63% 2.05% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 227 299 313
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17350 16566 17096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.41% 15.25% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14004 13715 14438
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SPSS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK.

SPSS Salary Trend in the UK

SPSS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPSS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

SPSS Salary Histogram in the UK

SPSS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -47 263 £46,500 - 47
London +27 183 £50,000 - 28
City of London +16 41 £65,000 +36.84% 7
North West -45 21 £39,250 -15.59% 4
South East -37 19 £45,000 - 7
Cheshire -15 10 £30,000 -0.82% 2
West Midlands -53 10 £46,250 -22.91% 2
Warrington - 9 £23,000 -
East of England -15 7 £38,500 -12.50% 3
South West -19 7 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire -30 7 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Manchester -42 7 £40,000 -27.92% 2
Birmingham -16 6 £41,750 +70.40% 1
County Antrim - 5 - -
Belfast - 5 - -
Bristol - 5 £42,900 -
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
South Wales +6 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Cardiff +3 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Wales 0 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Hampshire -1 4 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Leeds -30 4 £41,750 +21.89% 1
West Yorkshire -34 4 £41,750 +24.62% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottingham +5 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Warwickshire +3 3 £47,500 -24.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Sussex -1 3 £50,000 -
Warwick -6 3 £47,500 -24.00%

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 515 (79.84%) SAS
2 437 (67.75%) Analytics
3 398 (61.71%) SQL
4 317 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
5 252 (39.07%) R
6 242 (37.52%) Marketing
7 232 (35.97%) Degree
8 211 (32.71%) Statistics
9 192 (29.77%) Finance
10 174 (26.98%) Mathematics
11 170 (26.36%) Data Mining
12 166 (25.74%) Data Analysis
13 155 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
14 140 (21.71%) Visualisation
15 135 (20.93%) Oracle
16 128 (19.84%) Big Data
17 127 (19.69%) Tableau
18 117 (18.14%) CRM
19 113 (17.52%) Data Analytics
20 109 (16.90%) Predictive Modelling
21 105 (16.28%) Data Modelling
21 105 (16.28%) Retail
22 104 (16.12%) MATLAB
23 97 (15.04%) Python
24 96 (14.88%) Data Management
24 96 (14.88%) Statistical Modelling
25 93 (14.42%) Economics
26 88 (13.64%) Microsoft
27 85 (13.18%) MS Excel
27 85 (13.18%) Relational Database

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 515 (79.84%) SAS
2 26 (4.03%) Apache Pig
3 16 (2.48%) Oracle Coherence
3 16 (2.48%) Apache
4 14 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.24%) FileNet
7 7 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (1.09%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.78%) Lync
9 4 (0.62%) CICS
10 3 (0.47%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 85 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.20%) Stata
3 32 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (4.50%) FastStats
4 29 (4.50%) CPLEX
5 24 (3.72%) MS Office
6 14 (2.17%) S-PLUS
7 13 (2.02%) PowerPivot
8 10 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.16%) MS Project
10 1 (0.16%) Simulink
10 1 (0.16%) Maple
10 1 (0.16%) EViews
Business Applications
1 32 (4.96%) Google Analytics
2 22 (3.41%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 21 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (2.33%) SAP MDM
5 13 (2.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (1.24%) Unica Affinium
8 7 (1.09%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.16%) Magento
11 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
11 1 (0.16%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.78%) Responsys
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.16%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.71%) Intranet
2 10 (1.55%) HTTP
3 8 (1.24%) DNS
4 7 (1.09%) SAN
4 7 (1.09%) NAS
5 3 (0.47%) Broadband
6 2 (0.31%) Internet
6 2 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (26.36%) Data Mining
2 128 (19.84%) Big Data
3 85 (13.18%) Relational Database
4 83 (12.87%) Hadoop
5 80 (12.40%) QlikView
6 79 (12.25%) SQL Server
7 69 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (8.53%) Spotfire
10 40 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (5.27%) Apache Hive
12 24 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (3.26%) Clementine
15 20 (3.10%) NoSQL
15 20 (3.10%) OLAP
15 20 (3.10%) DataStage
16 17 (2.64%) SQLPlus
17 16 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (2.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.02%) Toad
2 12 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.62%) JIRA
4 4 (0.62%) ChangeMan
5 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.47%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.31%) ERwin
7 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.16%) Yeoman
General
1 242 (37.52%) Marketing
2 192 (29.77%) Finance
3 105 (16.28%) Retail
4 42 (6.51%) Telecoms
5 38 (5.89%) Banking
6 30 (4.65%) Games
7 19 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (2.33%) Automotive
9 12 (1.86%) Advertising
10 11 (1.71%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.40%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.24%) Publishing
13 6 (0.93%) Law
14 5 (0.78%) Legal
15 4 (0.62%) Electronics
15 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.47%) iGaming
17 2 (0.31%) Local Government
17 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 245 (37.98%) Analyst
2 127 (19.69%) Data Analyst
3 123 (19.07%) Consultant
4 78 (12.09%) Data Scientist
5 49 (7.60%) Senior Analyst
6 38 (5.89%) Data Consultant
6 38 (5.89%) Insight Analyst
7 32 (4.96%) Architect
7 32 (4.96%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 26 (4.03%) Management Consultant
9 24 (3.72%) Business Analyst
10 23 (3.57%) Marketing Analyst
11 21 (3.26%) Information Management Consultant
12 19 (2.95%) Senior Insight Analyst
13 18 (2.79%) Senior Consultant
13 18 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.64%) Marketing Consultant
15 16 (2.48%) Graduate
15 16 (2.48%) Data Modeller
16 15 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.55%) Web Services
1 10 (1.55%) HTML
2 7 (1.09%) J2EE
2 7 (1.09%) MDX
3 6 (0.93%) jQuery
3 6 (0.93%) .NET
3 6 (0.93%) XML
4 5 (0.78%) CSS
5 4 (0.62%) ISPF
5 4 (0.62%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.47%) COM
6 3 (0.47%) CSS3
6 3 (0.47%) REST
6 3 (0.47%) HTML5
6 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.47%) WCF
7 2 (0.31%) JSON
7 2 (0.31%) Zend Framework
7 2 (0.31%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 317 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (32.71%) Statistics
3 174 (26.98%) Mathematics
4 140 (21.71%) Visualisation
5 93 (14.42%) Economics
6 79 (12.25%) Computer Science
7 75 (11.63%) Algorithms
8 60 (9.30%) Neural Network
9 37 (5.74%) Digital Media
10 31 (4.81%) Data Integration
11 30 (4.65%) Management Information System
12 29 (4.50%) Applied Mathematics
13 28 (4.34%) Physics
14 20 (3.10%) Informatics
15 18 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
15 18 (2.79%) Credit Risk
16 16 (2.48%) Social Media
17 15 (2.33%) Psychology
18 14 (2.17%) Chemistry
19 13 (2.02%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.81%) Windows
2 30 (4.65%) Linux
3 24 (3.72%) UNIX
4 13 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (67.75%) Analytics
2 166 (25.74%) Data Analysis
3 155 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
4 117 (18.14%) CRM
5 113 (17.52%) Data Analytics
6 109 (16.90%) Predictive Modelling
7 105 (16.28%) Data Modelling
8 96 (14.88%) Data Management
8 96 (14.88%) Statistical Modelling
9 73 (11.32%) Statistical Analysis
10 65 (10.08%) Project Management
11 63 (9.77%) Cluster Analysis
12 62 (9.61%) Customer Insight
13 60 (9.30%) ETL
14 55 (8.53%) Direct Marketing
15 52 (8.06%) Logistic Regression
15 52 (8.06%) Information Management
16 47 (7.29%) Business Analysis
17 42 (6.51%) Marketing Analytics
17 42 (6.51%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 398 (61.71%) SQL
2 252 (39.07%) R
3 104 (16.12%) MATLAB
4 97 (15.04%) Python
5 75 (11.63%) Java
6 48 (7.44%) VBA
7 45 (6.98%) C++
8 31 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.72%) C#
10 20 (3.10%) JavaScript
10 20 (3.10%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.95%) VB
11 19 (2.95%) PHP
11 19 (2.95%) Ruby
12 13 (2.02%) Perl
12 13 (2.02%) Clojure
13 12 (1.86%) C
14 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.09%) Jython
16 4 (0.62%) JCL
Qualifications
1 232 (35.97%) Degree
2 55 (8.53%) PhD
3 11 (1.71%) CFA
4 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (0.62%) MCSE
6 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
8 1 (0.16%) MCT
8 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.16%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) ECDL
8 1 (0.16%) RHCE
8 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.24%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.16%) EMIR
3 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 18 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.09%) vCloud
4 6 (0.93%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.16%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.62%) Control-M
3 1 (0.16%) Nagios
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 135 (20.93%) Oracle
2 127 (19.69%) Tableau
3 88 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 69 (10.70%) Cognos
5 60 (9.30%) IBM
6 51 (7.91%) Business Objects
7 41 (6.36%) Informatica
8 39 (6.05%) SAP
9 35 (5.43%) Google
10 29 (4.50%) MicroStrategy
11 20 (3.10%) VMware
12 16 (2.48%) Unica
12 16 (2.48%) Ab Initio
13 15 (2.33%) Teradata
13 15 (2.33%) LexisNexis
14 14 (2.17%) Alterian
15 13 (2.02%) BT
15 13 (2.02%) Citrix
15 13 (2.02%) SmartFocus
15 13 (2.02%) Northgate
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 Per Annum 20% bonus + benefits (healthcare,
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Orchid Wire
Salary: bonus, health insurance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
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Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
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London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
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