Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 314 339
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25 -7
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 38 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 3.71% 3.73% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 5
North West median annual salary £39,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.22% +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,625 £32,300 £37,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £63,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

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 1025 1046 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.04% 8.59% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 782 831 1096
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £51,125
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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 28 £39,500 -21.00% 1
Lancashire +4 5 - -
Cheshire -25 5 £45,000 +32.35%
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 North West region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 32 (84.21%) SAS
2 27 (71.05%) Analytics
3 23 (60.53%) SQL
4 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (47.37%) R
6 17 (44.74%) Python
7 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (34.21%) Data Analytics
9 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
9 12 (31.58%) Data Governance
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
11 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
11 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 10 (26.32%) Statistics
11 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (26.32%) Actionable Insight
12 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
12 9 (23.68%) Open Source
12 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
12 9 (23.68%) Big Data
12 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
14 7 (18.42%) PhD
14 7 (18.42%) Statistical Analysis
14 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
15 6 (15.79%) IBM
15 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
15 6 (15.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite

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 32 (84.21%) SAS
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.53%) S-PLUS
1 4 (10.53%) Stata
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (23.68%) Big Data
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.53%) HBase
5 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.89%) MySQL
7 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.26%) Power BI
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Insight Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Data Scientist
4 6 (15.79%) Data Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Data Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Insight Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Analytics
2 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (34.21%) Data Analytics
4 12 (31.58%) Data Governance
4 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
5 10 (26.32%) Actionable Insight
5 10 (26.32%) Statistics
6 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
6 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
6 9 (23.68%) Open Source
6 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
7 8 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
8 7 (18.42%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) Customer Analytics
9 5 (13.16%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.53%) Cluster Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) R
3 17 (44.74%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) PhD
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) Splunk
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Askia
5 1 (2.63%) Confirmit
5 1 (2.63%) Nebu