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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1104 888 768
Rank change year-on-year -216 -120 +183
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 159 65 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 1.03% 0.88% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 63
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,055 £29,650
25th Percentile £37,491 £49,375 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +29.41% -0.77%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,350 £96,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.83% +60.00% -7.98%

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15,501 7,398 5,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.70% 6.98% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7,429 4,748 4,428
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,700 £39,810 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.28% +6.16% +7.14%

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SPSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the UK

SPSS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SPSS.

Salary trend for SPSS in the UK

SPSS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SPSS over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for SPSS in the UK

SPSS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the UK over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -147 155 £47,500 -13.64% 2
London -199 80 £47,500 -13.64% 2
UK excluding London -84 73 £47,500 -20.83%
Work from Home -209 53 £42,257 -58.06% 2
South East -28 52 £50,000 -9.09%
North of England -79 11 £51,250 +54.14%
Yorkshire -40 8 £45,000 -
Midlands - 8 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £40,000 -
North West -80 3 £51,250 +54.14%
East of England -93 2 £57,000 -5.00%
West Midlands - 1 £26,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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 with a requirement for SPSS.

1 114 (71.70%) Analytics
2 101 (63.52%) SQL
3 95 (59.75%) R
4 94 (59.12%) Analytical Skills
5 86 (54.09%) Data Analysis
6 85 (53.46%) SAS
6 85 (53.46%) Power BI
6 85 (53.46%) Power Platform
7 79 (49.69%) Data Analytics
8 75 (47.17%) Tableau
9 67 (42.14%) Microsoft Excel
10 62 (38.99%) Actionable Insight
11 59 (37.11%) Visualisation
12 57 (35.85%) Statistical Analysis
13 56 (35.22%) Data Modelling
14 55 (34.59%) Social Skills
15 51 (32.08%) Customer Insight
15 51 (32.08%) Python
16 45 (28.30%) Marketing
16 45 (28.30%) Data Visualisation
16 45 (28.30%) Collaborative Working
17 44 (27.67%) Mathematics
18 43 (27.04%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (27.04%) Data Management
19 41 (25.79%) Computer Science
19 41 (25.79%) Statistics
19 41 (25.79%) Data Cleansing
20 40 (25.16%) QlikView
20 40 (25.16%) Degree
20 40 (25.16%) Quantitative Research

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 85 (53.46%) SAS
2 4 (2.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.63%) Kinematics
Applications
1 67 (42.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (9.43%) Stata
3 4 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.89%) EViews
4 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.63%) IBM Planning Analytics
Cloud Services
1 85 (53.46%) Power Platform
2 30 (18.87%) Google Analytics
3 10 (6.29%) Snowflake
4 6 (3.77%) AWS
5 4 (2.52%) Azure
5 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.52%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (53.46%) Power BI
2 75 (47.17%) Tableau
3 40 (25.16%) QlikView
4 24 (15.09%) Data Mining
5 19 (11.95%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.03%) GIS
8 6 (3.77%) MySQL
8 6 (3.77%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.14%) Looker
9 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.52%) Amazon QuickSight
10 4 (2.52%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.52%) QGIS
11 1 (0.63%) OLAP
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.14%) RStudio
General
1 94 (59.12%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (34.59%) Social Skills
3 45 (28.30%) Marketing
4 29 (18.24%) Finance
5 13 (8.18%) Advertising
6 10 (6.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (3.77%) Retail
8 3 (1.89%) Games
8 3 (1.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 110 (69.18%) Analyst
2 95 (59.75%) Data Analyst
3 38 (23.90%) Customer Analyst
3 38 (23.90%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (19.50%) Senior Data Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Insight Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) Programmer
6 10 (6.29%) Statistical Programmer
7 9 (5.66%) Data Scientist
8 7 (4.40%) Commercial Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Data Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Insight Data Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Junior
10 4 (2.52%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Junior Data Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Knowledge Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.32%) XML
2 9 (5.66%) Pandas
3 4 (2.52%) scikit-learn
3 4 (2.52%) TensorFlow
3 4 (2.52%) Torch
4 3 (1.89%) Shiny
5 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) User Experience
2 13 (8.18%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.52%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.52%) Photography
4 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.89%) Social Media
5 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.52%) Linux
1 4 (2.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (71.70%) Analytics
2 86 (54.09%) Data Analysis
3 79 (49.69%) Data Analytics
4 62 (38.99%) Actionable Insight
5 59 (37.11%) Visualisation
6 57 (35.85%) Statistical Analysis
7 56 (35.22%) Data Modelling
8 51 (32.08%) Customer Insight
9 45 (28.30%) Collaborative Working
9 45 (28.30%) Data Visualisation
10 44 (27.67%) Mathematics
11 43 (27.04%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (27.04%) Data Management
12 41 (25.79%) Computer Science
12 41 (25.79%) Data Cleansing
12 41 (25.79%) Statistics
13 40 (25.16%) Quantitative Research
14 34 (21.38%) CHAID
14 34 (21.38%) CRM
15 32 (20.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 101 (63.52%) SQL
2 95 (59.75%) R
3 51 (32.08%) Python
4 19 (11.95%) MATLAB
5 18 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.40%) C++
7 4 (2.52%) Julia
8 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (25.16%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Master's Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.13%) GDPR
2 10 (6.29%) Good Clinical Practice
3 4 (2.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Cognos
2 35 (22.01%) Google
3 17 (10.69%) Alteryx
4 15 (9.43%) Qualtrics
5 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.77%) IBM
7 5 (3.14%) Adobe
7 5 (3.14%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.89%) Dell
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle
8 3 (1.89%) SAP
9 2 (1.26%) Informatica
9 2 (1.26%) Lavastorm
10 1 (0.63%) Facebook
10 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com