Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 200 232
Rank change year-on-year -20 +32 +15
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 8 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 2.68% 2.95% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £79,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -43.40% +80.68%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £57,400 £84,325
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 299 339 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.30% 6.62% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 226 255
Scotland median annual salary £35,750 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.15% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,725 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,125 £57,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Stirling - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -17 2 £45,000 -
SPSS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (75.00%) R
3 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) QlikView
4 5 (62.50%) Python
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Data Analytics
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
5 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) Informatica
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Statistics
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) Economics
8 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

SPSS
Co-occurring 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) QlikView
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Dashboard Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Statistics
6 2 (25.00%) Economics
7 1 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
7 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) R
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Vertica