Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 985 709 949
Rank change year-on-year -276 +240 +5
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 69 24 126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.044% 0.093%
As % of the Applications category 0.62% 0.74% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 102
10th Percentile £32,900 " £22,750
25th Percentile £35,250 £41,250 £34,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £65,500 " £83,850
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +13.68% +15.85% -8.89%

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 11,142 3,246 10,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.66% 5.99% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,814 2,678 8,661
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £44,000 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.78% +15.79% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SPSS in the UK

SPSS
Top 11 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 November 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 -274 62 £50,000 - 9
London -243 29 £45,000 -10.00% 3
UK excluding London -217 28 £54,000 +13.68% 5
East of England -102 11 £60,000 -
Work from Home -239 9 £37,500 -
North of England -117 6 £40,000 -21.57% 3
Midlands - 6 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 2
South East - 4 £40,000 -
South West -86 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 November 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 41 (59.42%) SQL
1 41 (59.42%) SAS
2 33 (47.83%) Analytics
3 30 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (37.68%) R
4 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 25 (36.23%) Python
6 22 (31.88%) Data Analysis
6 22 (31.88%) Tableau
7 20 (28.99%) Marketing
8 19 (27.54%) Statistics
8 19 (27.54%) Degree
9 17 (24.64%) Big Data
10 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (21.74%) Visualisation
11 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (18.84%) Data Visualisation
12 13 (18.84%) Management Information System
12 13 (18.84%) VBA
12 13 (18.84%) SAP
13 12 (17.39%) Mathematics
13 12 (17.39%) Decision-Making
13 12 (17.39%) Power Platform
13 12 (17.39%) Power BI
14 11 (15.94%) Social Skills
14 11 (15.94%) Statistical Analysis
14 11 (15.94%) Finance
15 10 (14.49%) Google
15 10 (14.49%) Data Science
16 9 (13.04%) Data Pipeline

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 41 (59.42%) SAS
2 5 (7.25%) Confluence
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.14%) Stata
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Power Platform
2 9 (13.04%) GCP
3 5 (7.25%) GitHub
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (7.25%) Snowflake
3 5 (7.25%) SurveyMonkey
4 4 (5.80%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon Neptune
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (1.45%) AWS
5 1 (1.45%) Azure
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) Tableau
2 17 (24.64%) Big Data
3 12 (17.39%) Power BI
4 9 (13.04%) BigQuery
5 8 (11.59%) Data Mining
6 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.25%) Metadata
7 4 (5.80%) OLAP
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.90%) Text Mining
10 1 (1.45%) HBase
10 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.45%) Redis
10 1 (1.45%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.45%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (28.99%) Marketing
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 11 (15.94%) Social Skills
4 9 (13.04%) Advertising
4 9 (13.04%) Games
4 9 (13.04%) Publishing
5 7 (10.14%) Banking
6 5 (7.25%) Legal
7 4 (5.80%) French Language
8 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (4.35%) Social Science
9 2 (2.90%) Retail
9 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.45%) Arabic Language
10 1 (1.45%) Back Office
10 1 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Analyst
2 19 (27.54%) Data Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Data Scientist
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Insight Executive
6 5 (7.25%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Analytics Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Data Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Research Scientist
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.45%) Designer
10 1 (1.45%) Insight Analyst
10 1 (1.45%) Market Research Analyst
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) D3.js
2 1 (1.45%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Credit Risk
3 4 (5.80%) BYOD
3 4 (5.80%) e-Learning
4 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Analytics
2 22 (31.88%) Data Analysis
3 19 (27.54%) Statistics
4 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (21.74%) Visualisation
6 13 (18.84%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (17.39%) Decision-Making
7 12 (17.39%) Mathematics
8 11 (15.94%) Statistical Analysis
9 10 (14.49%) Data Science
10 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
10 9 (13.04%) Data Management
10 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 9 (13.04%) Data Pipeline
10 9 (13.04%) Logistics
11 8 (11.59%) Predictive Modelling
12 7 (10.14%) Business Case
12 7 (10.14%) Global Marketing
12 7 (10.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) SQL
2 26 (37.68%) R
3 25 (36.23%) Python
4 13 (18.84%) VBA
5 6 (8.70%) VB
6 4 (5.80%) C
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.25%) Master's Degree
4 4 (5.80%) HNC
4 4 (5.80%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.80%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (5.80%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) SAP
2 10 (14.49%) Google
3 7 (10.14%) Alteryx
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.25%) Askia
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
5 5 (7.25%) Qualtrics
6 3 (4.35%) Cognos
6 3 (4.35%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.35%) LexisNexis
6 3 (4.35%) Saba
7 1 (1.45%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Minitab