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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 103 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.074% - 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
184 142 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.65% 12.84% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 149 131 144
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 27 March 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) EViews
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (20.00%) Basel II
5 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Operations Research

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Fraud Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
4 1 (20.00%) Markov Chain
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II