The table below looks at the statistics for Stata skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Stata over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
StataCorp Stata
Rank 866 867 857
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Stata 15 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.024% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.090% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 16
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
16747 15589 15755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.65% 14.80% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13641 12527 13294
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Stata
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Stata Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Stata
Salary Trend

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

Stata Salary Trend in the UK

Stata
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stata within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +17 15 £40,000 -27.27%
England -12 15 £40,000 -20.00%

Stata
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Stata 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 Stata.

1 29 (87.88%) SPSS
2 27 (81.82%) SAS
3 24 (72.73%) R
4 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (63.64%) Data Mining
6 18 (54.55%) Analytics
7 17 (51.52%) MATLAB
8 16 (48.48%) Big Data
9 15 (45.45%) Mathematics
9 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
10 14 (42.42%) Python
11 13 (39.39%) SQL
11 13 (39.39%) Statistics
12 12 (36.36%) Data Analysis
13 10 (30.30%) Degree
13 10 (30.30%) Finance
13 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (30.30%) Statistical Modelling
14 9 (27.27%) Apache Pig
14 9 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 9 (27.27%) Hadoop
14 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
14 9 (27.27%) IBM
15 8 (24.24%) PhD
15 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
16 7 (21.21%) Physics
16 7 (21.21%) Quantitative Analysis
16 7 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
17 6 (18.18%) Marketing
17 6 (18.18%) Data Integration

Stata
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Stata 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 Stata. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (81.82%) SAS
2 9 (27.27%) Apache Pig
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (87.88%) SPSS
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.09%) Gephi
4 2 (6.06%) EViews
4 2 (6.06%) S-PLUS
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematica
4 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) Data Mining
2 16 (48.48%) Big Data
3 9 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 9 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.03%) QlikView
6 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) LabVIEW
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Data Scientist
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 13 (39.39%) Statistics
4 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 7 (21.21%) Physics
6 6 (18.18%) Social Media
6 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 5 (15.15%) User Experience
8 3 (9.09%) NHS
9 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (6.06%) Economics
9 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
9 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
10 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Analytics
2 12 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (30.30%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
5 7 (21.21%) Quantitative Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Customer Insight
6 6 (18.18%) Customer Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Customer Segmentation
7 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (12.12%) Validation
9 3 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) MapReduce
9 3 (9.09%) Data Management
9 3 (9.09%) Bayesian Methods
10 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
10 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) R
2 17 (51.52%) MATLAB
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) HiveQL
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) PhD
3 3 (9.09%) Postgraduate
4 2 (6.06%) RHCE
4 2 (6.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
2 6 (18.18%) Tableau
3 5 (15.15%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.06%) ANSYS
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.03%) Alteryx