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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
StataCorp Stata
Rank 906 901 875
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Stata 9 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.026% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.057% 0.17% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £49,113
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -23.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
15832 18022 16397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.45% 15.39% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12775 14407 13543
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Stata over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Stata Salary Histogram in the UK

Stata
Top 7 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 30 July 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
England +13 9 £42,500 +13.33%
London +13 7 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands 0 1 - -
Warwick -10 1 - -
Warwickshire -16 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -

Stata
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (78.26%) SAS
1 18 (78.26%) SPSS
2 13 (56.52%) Data Analysis
2 13 (56.52%) Analytics
3 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Data Mining
4 11 (47.83%) Statistics
4 11 (47.83%) Visualisation
5 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
5 10 (43.48%) Big Data
6 9 (39.13%) R
6 9 (39.13%) Tableau
6 9 (39.13%) Marketing
6 9 (39.13%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) PhD
8 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
8 6 (26.09%) Google
8 6 (26.09%) Google Analytics
9 5 (21.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 5 (21.74%) Quantitative Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) Physics
9 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
9 5 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
9 5 (21.74%) Statistical Modelling

Stata
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (78.26%) SAS
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (78.26%) SPSS
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) Gephi
4 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Vensim
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Google Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Data Mining
2 10 (43.48%) Big Data
3 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
4 5 (21.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) QlikView
General
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Data Scientist
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.70%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Research Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Web Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Statistician
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Statistician
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) scikit-learn
2 3 (13.04%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (47.83%) Statistics
2 11 (47.83%) Visualisation
3 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
4 5 (21.74%) Physics
4 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
4 5 (21.74%) User Experience
4 5 (21.74%) Economics
5 3 (13.04%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Data Analysis
1 13 (56.52%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Quantitative Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (21.74%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Customer Segmentation
4 4 (17.39%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.70%) CHAID
6 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (4.35%) Campaign Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) R
3 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) HiveQL
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) PhD
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) AAT
2 1 (4.35%) ACCA
2 1 (4.35%) CIMA
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Tableau
2 6 (26.09%) Google
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) Alteryx