Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 767 956 972
Rank change year-on-year +189 +16 -158
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 79 156 256
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 1.42% 1.29% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 130 200
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% +1.76% -7.61%
10th Percentile £29,450 £22,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £74,000 £68,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.64% +18.57% -12.50%

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 5,572 12,057 15,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.06% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,330 9,221 11,910
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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
England +200 78 £42,500 -1.16%
UK excluding London +223 42 £37,500 -9.64%
London +96 32 £46,750 +3.89%
South East +142 13 £37,500 -9.64%
North of England +143 12 £30,500 -21.29%
North West +108 12 £30,500 -23.75%
Midlands +100 9 £37,500 -16.67%
South West +115 7 £42,500 -
West Midlands +93 7 £37,500 -16.67%
East Midlands +46 2 £51,250 -
East of England +102 1 £42,500 +63.46%
Work from Home +48 1 £75,000 +46.34%

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 66 (83.54%) SQL
2 56 (70.89%) Analytics
3 45 (56.96%) Python
4 41 (51.90%) Data Analysis
5 39 (49.37%) SAS
5 39 (49.37%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (39.24%) Visualisation
8 28 (35.44%) Data Science
9 27 (34.18%) Data Modelling
10 25 (31.65%) ETL
10 25 (31.65%) Statistics
10 25 (31.65%) Statistical Modelling
10 25 (31.65%) Machine Learning
11 24 (30.38%) Tableau
12 23 (29.11%) R
13 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Excel
14 21 (26.58%) Finance
14 21 (26.58%) Power BI
14 21 (26.58%) Power Platform
15 20 (25.32%) Natural Language Processing
16 18 (22.78%) Degree
17 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
17 17 (21.52%) Data Visualisation
18 16 (20.25%) Information Management
18 16 (20.25%) BusinessObjects
19 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (18.99%) Big Data
19 15 (18.99%) Data Analytics
20 12 (15.19%) Decision-Making

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 39 (49.37%) SAS
2 10 (12.66%) ArcGIS
3 7 (8.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) FastStats
2 2 (2.53%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.53%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) Power Platform
2 6 (7.59%) AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Azure
3 2 (2.53%) GCP
3 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.27%) SurveyMonkey
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) Power BI
2 16 (20.25%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (18.99%) Big Data
4 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.59%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (7.59%) Data Mining
7 5 (6.33%) Neo4j
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.06%) GIS
8 4 (5.06%) MS Access
8 4 (5.06%) QlikView
8 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.53%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.27%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Analyst
2 30 (37.97%) Data Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Analyst
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Data Analyst
5 13 (16.46%) Data Scientist
6 12 (15.19%) Insight Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) Data Insight Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) Insight Data Analyst
8 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (11.39%) Consultant
9 9 (11.39%) Power BI Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) Analytics Manager
10 7 (8.86%) Data Consultant
10 7 (8.86%) SPSS Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) SPSS Data Analyst
11 6 (7.59%) Data Science Manager
11 6 (7.59%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (6.33%) Forensic Manager
12 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (6.33%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (12.66%) Anaconda
3 5 (6.33%) NetworkX
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (49.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
2 10 (12.66%) Augmented Reality
2 10 (12.66%) Linked Data
2 10 (12.66%) Semantic Web
2 10 (12.66%) User Experience
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.06%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.89%) Analytics
2 41 (51.90%) Data Analysis
3 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (39.24%) Visualisation
5 28 (35.44%) Data Science
6 27 (34.18%) Data Modelling
7 25 (31.65%) ETL
7 25 (31.65%) Machine Learning
7 25 (31.65%) Statistical Modelling
7 25 (31.65%) Statistics
8 17 (21.52%) Data Visualisation
8 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
9 16 (20.25%) Information Management
10 15 (18.99%) Data Analytics
10 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.19%) Data Extraction
11 12 (15.19%) Decision-Making
12 10 (12.66%) Content Management
12 10 (12.66%) Data Architecture
12 10 (12.66%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (83.54%) SQL
2 45 (56.96%) Python
3 23 (29.11%) R
4 10 (12.66%) C
5 7 (8.86%) VBA
6 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.33%) Scala
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.27%) CCA
3 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.27%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) IFRS
2 1 (1.27%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Tableau
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) Alteryx
5 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) Sawtooth Software
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.27%) Facebook
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.27%) Omniture
7 1 (1.27%) Spotify