Period
to 30 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Stata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Stata over the 6 months to 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 661 1050 1149
Rank change year-on-year +389 +99 +31
Permanent jobs citing Stata 12 40 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.41% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 20
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,843 £24,802
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £24,802
% change year-on-year -13.89% +81.44% -21.26%

Stata 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 2,935 11,388 14,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.09% 8.17% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,314 8,912 11,175
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.35% +3.47%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,306 £21,540
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -4.29% +2.94%

Stata
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Stata in the UK

Stata
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Stata in the UK

Stata
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Stata over the 6 months to 30 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stata within the UK over the 6 months to 30 September 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 +369 12 £55,000 +22.22%
London +256 9 £55,000 +17.65%
UK excluding London +323 2 £38,750 -13.89%
North of England +189 2 £38,750 +10.71%
North West +122 2 £38,750 +29.17%

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, IT jobs citing Stata 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 Stata.

1 11 (91.67%) Statistics
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (83.33%) R
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) SPSS
5 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) EViews
8 2 (16.67%) Econometric Modelling
8 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Data Science
8 2 (16.67%) NHS
8 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Advertising
8 2 (16.67%) Econometrics
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Economics
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
9 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 1 (8.33%) Cluster Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Time Management

Stata
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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SPSS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (16.67%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Clinical Statistician
1 7 (58.33%) Statistician
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Managing Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Statistics
2 8 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Science
5 2 (16.67%) Econometric Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Econometrics
5 2 (16.67%) Economics
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Cluster Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 1 (8.33%) Neural Network
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) R
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft