The table below looks at the statistics for SPSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPSS
Rank 201 172 191
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Applications category 1.32% 1.37% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 13
Average salary £60,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,887 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
SPSS
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
755 803 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.73% 17.99% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 621 604 643
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

SPSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SPSS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SPSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SPSS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SPSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPSS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SPSS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SPSS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Birmingham -7 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Coventry -18 2 £65,000 +62.50%
Warwickshire - 1 £55,000 -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) R
3 10 (58.82%) QlikView
3 10 (58.82%) SAS
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (52.94%) Visualisation
5 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
5 8 (47.06%) Tableau
5 8 (47.06%) Analytics
5 8 (47.06%) Business Objects
5 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (41.18%) Cognos
6 7 (41.18%) Marketing
7 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Pentaho
7 6 (35.29%) Cloudera
7 6 (35.29%) Business Analytics
7 6 (35.29%) Open Source
7 6 (35.29%) Python
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) IBM
7 6 (35.29%) Teradata
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) SOA
8 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) OLAP
8 5 (29.41%) C#

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (58.82%) SAS
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) QlikView
2 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
3 6 (35.29%) Pentaho
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (29.41%) OLAP
5 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
5 4 (23.53%) Clementine
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) BODI
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) SAS BI Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modeller
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) CSS3
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Visualisation
2 6 (35.29%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) SOA
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Campaign Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) R
2 6 (35.29%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Tableau
3 8 (47.06%) Business Objects
4 7 (41.18%) Cognos
5 6 (35.29%) IBM
5 6 (35.29%) Teradata
5 6 (35.29%) Cloudera
6 3 (17.65%) Telerik
7 2 (11.76%) Informatica
7 2 (11.76%) Ab Initio
8 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (5.88%) Omniture
8 1 (5.88%) Google
8 1 (5.88%) SAP