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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 208 190 179
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 8 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the Applications category 0.90% 1.28% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 24
Average salary £45,000 £55,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £25,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
891 781 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.64% 16.10% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 776 654 677
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -11 4 £45,000 +73.07% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Marketing
3 6 (42.86%) Statistics
3 6 (42.86%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) VBA
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) OLAP
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) OO

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SAS
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (21.43%) Clementine
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) OLAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Statistician
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modeller
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) MI Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) R
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Telerik
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos