Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 336 338 325
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 19 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 2.03% 3.66% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 26
North West median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% -23.00% +44.93%
10th Percentile £24,802 £26,250 £32,531
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,875 £71,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.76% -4.50% +5.26%

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 936 1,012 1,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.72% 7.69% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 724 784 828
North West median annual salary £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.08% +0.78%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,425 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SPSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in the North West over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SPSS in the North West

SPSS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Manchester +12 11 £33,000 -14.29% 1
Cheshire +2 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Lancashire +3 1 - -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) SAS
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (52.63%) Statistical Analysis
3 10 (52.63%) Analytics
4 9 (47.37%) R
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) VBA
5 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
7 6 (31.58%) Tableau
7 6 (31.58%) Cluster Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
8 5 (26.32%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (26.32%) Data Science
9 4 (21.05%) Decision-Making
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Statistics
9 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (21.05%) Predictive Modelling
9 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (21.05%) Project Management

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (63.16%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Stata
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (5.26%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) QlikView
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) Spotfire
4 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) KNIME
4 1 (5.26%) Power BI
4 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Data Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Data Insight Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Insight Data Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Data Scientist
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
8 1 (5.26%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
1 10 (52.63%) Statistical Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
4 6 (31.58%) Cluster Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
5 5 (26.32%) Data Science
5 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
5 5 (26.32%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Decision-Making
6 4 (21.05%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Statistics
7 3 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) R
3 8 (42.11%) VBA
4 6 (31.58%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Capita
3 1 (5.26%) Minitab
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata