Period
to 14 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SPSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SPSS over the 6 months to 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK > England
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 895 912 786
Rank change year-on-year +17 -126 +28
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 144 229 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 1.33% 1.65% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 116 176 309
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,875 £72,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%

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

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10,818 13,888 14,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.30% 8.88% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,494 10,836 11,345
England median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SPSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in England

SPSS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SPSS in England

SPSS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in England over the 6 months to 14 September 2019.

Salary histogram for SPSS in England

SPSS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the England region over the 6 months to 14 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +68 103 £46,250 -7.50% 4
South East +32 15 £41,500 +3.75%
Midlands +30 15 £36,750 -13.53% 1
East Midlands +20 12 £28,000 -37.78% 1
North of England -10 9 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire 0 5 £38,750 -1.27%
West Midlands +24 3 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -1 3 £32,500 - 1
South West -4 2 £41,250 -5.71% 1
North East +27 1 £20,000 -52.94%
SPSS
UK

For the 6 months to 14 September 2019, IT jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 98 (68.06%) SQL
2 94 (65.28%) Python
3 93 (64.58%) SAS
4 84 (58.33%) R
5 71 (49.31%) Analytics
6 70 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (33.33%) Degree
8 44 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
9 42 (29.17%) Machine Learning
10 38 (26.39%) Data Science
11 36 (25.00%) Visualisation
12 35 (24.31%) Mathematics
13 34 (23.61%) Power BI
13 34 (23.61%) Power Platform
14 32 (22.22%) Tableau
15 31 (21.53%) Finance
16 30 (20.83%) Statistics
17 29 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
19 24 (16.67%) Stata
20 23 (15.97%) Retail
20 23 (15.97%) Marketing
20 23 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
21 22 (15.28%) Statistical Analysis
21 22 (15.28%) Artificial Intelligence
21 22 (15.28%) Data Modelling
22 21 (14.58%) Big Data
23 18 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
23 18 (12.50%) Data Analytics

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 93 (64.58%) SAS
2 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.39%) Apache
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 42 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (16.67%) Stata
3 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.78%) SPSS Modeler
5 3 (2.08%) Mathematica
6 2 (1.39%) EViews
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.69%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.47%) FastStats
2 2 (1.39%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.39%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.61%) Power Platform
2 12 (8.33%) Azure
2 12 (8.33%) GCP
3 9 (6.25%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (2.78%) AWS
4 4 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) Power BI
2 21 (14.58%) Big Data
3 18 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.94%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.94%) QlikView
6 9 (6.25%) BigQuery
6 9 (6.25%) Data Lake
6 9 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 7 (4.86%) GIS
8 6 (4.17%) Spotfire
8 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.47%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
11 3 (2.08%) Impala
11 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.08%) SAS EBI
12 2 (1.39%) Neo4j
General
1 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 23 (15.97%) Marketing
2 23 (15.97%) Retail
3 16 (11.11%) Local Government
4 15 (10.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.17%) Banking
6 4 (2.78%) Legal
6 4 (2.78%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.08%) Social Science
8 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (49.31%) Analyst
2 33 (22.92%) Data Analyst
3 21 (14.58%) Data Scientist
4 15 (10.42%) Applications Support
4 15 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) Software Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) Software Support Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.72%) Insight Analyst
6 12 (8.33%) Consultant
6 12 (8.33%) Data Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 9 (6.25%) Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Business Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Data Science Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.72%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (4.17%) XML
3 3 (2.08%) J2EE
4 2 (1.39%) Kafka
4 2 (1.39%) MLlib
5 1 (0.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.69%) CSS
5 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.50%) NHS
3 16 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.08%) Robotics
6 3 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.39%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.39%) PMI
7 2 (1.39%) Social Network
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.31%) Analytics
2 44 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (29.17%) Machine Learning
4 38 (26.39%) Data Science
5 36 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 35 (24.31%) Mathematics
7 30 (20.83%) Statistics
8 29 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (15.28%) Artificial Intelligence
10 22 (15.28%) Data Modelling
10 22 (15.28%) Statistical Analysis
11 18 (12.50%) Data Analytics
11 18 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
12 17 (11.81%) Project Delivery
13 16 (11.11%) Decision-Making
14 15 (10.42%) Data Analysis
14 15 (10.42%) Workshop Facilitation
15 13 (9.03%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 98 (68.06%) SQL
2 94 (65.28%) Python
3 84 (58.33%) R
4 17 (11.81%) MATLAB
5 16 (11.11%) VBA
6 12 (8.33%) Java
7 4 (2.78%) C++
8 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.39%) C
9 2 (1.39%) Ruby
9 2 (1.39%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.39%) SPARQL
9 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.69%) Fortran
10 1 (0.69%) PHP
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (33.33%) Degree
2 15 (10.42%) DBS Check
3 7 (4.86%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (3.47%) PhD
5 3 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (22.22%) Tableau
2 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.94%) Google
4 8 (5.56%) IBM
5 7 (4.86%) Alteryx
6 6 (4.17%) Oracle
7 5 (3.47%) Cognos
8 4 (2.78%) Informatica
9 3 (2.08%) SIMUL8
10 2 (1.39%) Blue Prism
10 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.39%) SAP
10 2 (1.39%) UiPath
11 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.69%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.69%) Minitab
11 1 (0.69%) OutSystems
11 1 (0.69%) Splunk
11 1 (0.69%) Teradata