The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank - 105 94
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.077% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category - 0.52% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £33,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £41,625
% change year-on-year
+6.02% -0.30%
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 Wales region.

Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
170 194 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.71% 14.98% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 179 195
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SPSS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SPSS Salary Trend in Wales

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) EViews
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Markov Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Fraud Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Markov Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Fraud Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II