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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPSS
Rank 212 166 172
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +6
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 10 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 1.07% 4.24% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 30
Average salary £46,250 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £24,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
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
931 896 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.20% 16.85% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 787 755 612
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

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 October 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 October 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 -23 6 £41,750 +70.40%
Warwickshire +4 3 £47,500 -24.00%
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Statistics
3 8 (44.44%) Marketing
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) Data Mining
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) SAS
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) R
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (16.67%) VBA
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) OLAP
8 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) SOA

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Stata
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (11.11%) Clementine
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Statistician
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.11%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Statistics
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Social Media
4 2 (11.11%) GIS
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Economics
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
1 5 (27.78%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Propensity Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.11%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) R
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Telerik
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos
5 1 (5.56%) Omniture
5 1 (5.56%) DoubleClick
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau