Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 806 851 968
Rank change year-on-year +45 +117 -54
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 38 120 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.70% 1.41% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 100 127
10th Percentile £43,500 £31,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £36,125 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +4.35%
75th Percentile £62,000 £52,313 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £63,800 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £41,843 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.45% -7.02% +24.14%

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 5,458 8,514 12,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.53% 7.57% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,935 6,696 9,360
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,438 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% +6.06%

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 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SPSS in the UK

SPSS
Top 7 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 15 April 2021. 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 +46 34 £55,000 +29.41% 7
London +78 32 £56,000 +21.74% 2
UK excluding London +46 2 £55,000 +31.45% 6
Work from Home -129 2 - -
South East +75 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North of England +29 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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 30 (78.95%) Analytics
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) SAS
3 24 (63.16%) Statistics
4 23 (60.53%) Mathematics
4 23 (60.53%) Python
4 23 (60.53%) Data Science
5 21 (55.26%) Big Data
5 21 (55.26%) Visualisation
6 16 (42.11%) R
6 16 (42.11%) Tableau
7 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (39.47%) Degree
8 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
9 13 (34.21%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (34.21%) Data Analysis
9 13 (34.21%) C
10 12 (31.58%) Marketing
10 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
10 12 (31.58%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (26.32%) Apache Spark
11 10 (26.32%) Customer Segmentation
11 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
12 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
12 9 (23.68%) B2B
12 9 (23.68%) Econometrics
12 9 (23.68%) Google
12 9 (23.68%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (23.68%) Physics
12 9 (23.68%) Computer Science

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 24 (63.16%) SAS
2 10 (26.32%) Apache Spark
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Pig
4 4 (10.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) SPSS Modeler
3 1 (2.63%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) AWS
1 8 (21.05%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) Big Data
2 16 (42.11%) Tableau
3 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
4 8 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 8 (21.05%) QlikView
4 8 (21.05%) Text Mining
5 4 (10.53%) Base SAS
6 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) Tableau Desktop
General
1 12 (31.58%) Marketing
2 9 (23.68%) Brand Awareness
3 8 (21.05%) Advertising
3 8 (21.05%) Law
4 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.26%) Finance
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Data Scientist
2 9 (23.68%) Insight Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Programmer
3 4 (10.53%) Statistical Programmer
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Insight Director
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Clinical Statistician
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Data Insight Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Lean Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Statistician
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) OLE
2 4 (10.53%) Anaconda
2 4 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) FMCG
3 6 (15.79%) User Experience
4 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 4 (10.53%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (10.53%) Linked Data
4 4 (10.53%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Analytics
2 24 (63.16%) Statistics
3 23 (60.53%) Data Science
3 23 (60.53%) Mathematics
4 21 (55.26%) Visualisation
5 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
6 13 (34.21%) Data Analysis
6 13 (34.21%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
7 12 (31.58%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (26.32%) Customer Segmentation
9 9 (23.68%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (23.68%) Cohort Analysis
9 9 (23.68%) Econometrics
9 9 (23.68%) Marketing Strategy
9 9 (23.68%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (23.68%) Qualitative Research
9 9 (23.68%) Quantitative Analysis
9 9 (23.68%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 23 (60.53%) Python
3 16 (42.11%) R
4 13 (34.21%) C
5 8 (21.05%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) F#
5 8 (21.05%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) CDISC
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) App Annie
1 9 (23.68%) Google
2 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
2 8 (21.05%) Databricks
3 5 (13.16%) Alteryx
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Qualtrics
6 1 (2.63%) Minitab