Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 323 346
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 +4
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 22 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 2.17% 3.69% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 10
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -37.50% +100.00%
10th Percentile £26,325 £29,250 £21,225
90th Percentile £62,350 £66,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -1.04% -4.00%

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 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 1,013 1,056 1,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.07% 8.61% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 792 856 969
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £20,638 £20,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 January 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 January 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 £41,000 -18.00%
Cheshire -35 7 £55,000 +61.76%
Lancashire +12 4 - - 1
SPSS
England

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

1 17 (77.27%) SAS
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) R
2 13 (59.09%) Analytics
3 10 (45.45%) Python
4 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (36.36%) Statistics
5 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (27.27%) PhD
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Banking
7 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
7 6 (27.27%) Data Analytics
8 5 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (22.73%) Data Governance
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
10 3 (13.64%) Power BI
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (13.64%) REST

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 17 (77.27%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Stata
2 2 (9.09%) S-PLUS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.64%) Power BI
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) HBase
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Data Modeller
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Scientist
4 3 (13.64%) Database Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Analytics
2 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
3 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Statistics
4 7 (31.82%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
5 6 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Data Governance
6 5 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) ETL Development
9 2 (9.09%) Business Development
9 2 (9.09%) Neural Network
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) R
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) PhD
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) MCP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Sawtooth Software