Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1070 1174 1166
Rank change year-on-year +104 -8 +89
Permanent jobs citing Stata 37 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 33
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +47.06% -8.15%
10th Percentile £34,200 £30,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +56.25% -7.58%

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 12,909 14,859 15,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.57% 8.54% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9,651 11,694 12,405
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -1.52%

Stata
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Stata in the UK

Stata
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Stata.

Salary trend for Stata in the UK

Stata
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Stata over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 7 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 19 January 2019. 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 +99 34 £53,750 +7.50% 4
UK excluding London +73 17 £55,000 +10.00% 2
London +47 17 £39,000 -0.32% 2
South East +45 11 £70,000 +40.00%
North of England +39 5 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North West +25 5 £47,500 +5.56% 1
East of England +31 1 £48,000 +52.38%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 34 (91.89%) R
2 32 (86.49%) SPSS
3 21 (56.76%) Python
4 20 (54.05%) SAS
5 16 (43.24%) Statistics
6 14 (37.84%) Degree
6 14 (37.84%) Analytics
6 14 (37.84%) Data Science
7 13 (35.14%) MATLAB
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Machine Learning
8 11 (29.73%) Data Analytics
8 11 (29.73%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
8 11 (29.73%) Visualisation
9 10 (27.03%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
10 9 (24.32%) Tableau
11 8 (21.62%) Predictive Modelling
11 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (21.62%) Bayesian Methods
11 8 (21.62%) Big Data
11 8 (21.62%) Apache Spark
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
11 8 (21.62%) Pricing Strategy
11 8 (21.62%) Data Development
12 7 (18.92%) Marketing
12 7 (18.92%) Quantitative Analysis
13 6 (16.22%) Korn

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 20 (54.05%) SAS
2 8 (21.62%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 32 (86.49%) SPSS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) S-PLUS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) InfiniBand
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (21.62%) Big Data
2 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.81%) GIS
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.41%) HBase
5 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Power BI
6 1 (2.70%) QlikView
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Billing
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Data Scientist
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Data Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Data Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Insight Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Data Science Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Statistician
6 3 (8.11%) Statistician
7 2 (5.41%) Data Model Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Data Science Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Science Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) R Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Research Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Statistics
2 14 (37.84%) Analytics
2 14 (37.84%) Data Science
3 11 (29.73%) Data Analytics
3 11 (29.73%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (29.73%) Machine Learning
3 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
3 11 (29.73%) Visualisation
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Bayesian Methods
4 8 (21.62%) Data Development
4 8 (21.62%) Predictive Modelling
4 8 (21.62%) Pricing Strategy
5 7 (18.92%) Quantitative Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Business Development
6 6 (16.22%) Business Forecasting
6 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (16.22%) Statistical Computing
6 6 (16.22%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) R
2 21 (56.76%) Python
3 13 (35.14%) MATLAB
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.22%) Bourne shell
4 6 (16.22%) CQL
4 6 (16.22%) C-shell
4 6 (16.22%) Korn
4 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (10.81%) DBS Check
3 4 (10.81%) Postgraduate
4 3 (8.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Tableau
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Intel
3 1 (2.70%) NVIDIA
3 1 (2.70%) Supermicro