The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPSS
UK / Scotland
Rank 140 160 157
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% 0.17% 0.096%
As % of the Applications category 0.41% 1.42% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £55,500 £46,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +42.30%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 243 353 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.57% 12.02% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 168 226 237
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,375 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

SPSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SPSS in Scotland

SPSS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 1 £55,500 +20.00% 2
SPSS
UK

SPSS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SPSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 10 days ago