The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SPSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 131 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 0.69% 1.63% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £36,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

SPSS is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 290 367 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.73% 15.47% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 200 269 203
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,467 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £53,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SPSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in Birmingham

SPSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SPSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) SAS
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) B2B
3 7 (53.85%) VBA
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Business Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 3 (23.08%) KYC
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (15.38%) QlikView
7 2 (15.38%) Statistics
7 2 (15.38%) Smart Home
8 1 (7.69%) Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (7.69%) R
8 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (7.69%) Tableau
8 1 (7.69%) Big Data
8 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) Market Research

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analytics Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analytics Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analytics Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Insight Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) B2B
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (23.08%) KYC
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics
7 1 (7.69%) Cluster Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Market Research
7 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau