Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1219 1269
Rank change year-on-year +91 +50 -15
Permanent jobs citing Stata 43 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Applications category 0.28% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 17
UK median annual salary £58,450 £43,375 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.76% +2.06% -15.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,900 £30,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £64,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,250 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.82% +12.86% -15.15%

Stata is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15451 18199 21787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.78% 9.19% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12009 14885 17189
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 2017. 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 +121 43 £58,450 +40.00% 2
London +53 25 £101,250 +113.16% 1
UK excluding London +64 18 £33,250 -15.82% 1
North of England -4 8 £40,000 +2.56% 1
North West -19 8 £40,000 +2.56% 1
East of England - 8 £30,750 -
South East - 2 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Stata also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Stata.

1 38 (88.37%) R
2 25 (58.14%) MATLAB
3 23 (53.49%) PhD
4 20 (46.51%) SAS
4 20 (46.51%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) Python
6 18 (41.86%) Finance
7 17 (39.53%) Asset Management
7 17 (39.53%) Mathematics
8 14 (32.56%) SPSS
8 14 (32.56%) Statistics
9 13 (30.23%) Hedge funds
9 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (30.23%) Derivative
9 13 (30.23%) Equity Derivative
9 13 (30.23%) Equities
10 12 (27.91%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Statistical Analysis
11 9 (20.93%) C++
11 9 (20.93%) Analytics
11 9 (20.93%) Master's Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Numerate Degree
12 8 (18.60%) Data Analytics
12 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
12 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
12 8 (18.60%) NumPy
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (18.60%) Market Risk
12 8 (18.60%) Equity Risk
12 8 (18.60%) S-PLUS

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 (46.51%) SAS
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Pig
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) SPSS
2 8 (18.60%) S-PLUS
3 5 (11.63%) EViews
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (13.95%) Apache Hive
2 6 (13.95%) Big Data
2 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
2 6 (13.95%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.63%) HBase
3 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Front Office
3 3 (6.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Financial Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) Equity Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) Risk Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Data Scientist
5 8 (18.60%) Asset Management Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Finance Manager
5 8 (18.60%) Research Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Risk Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Statistical Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) SPSS Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Qualitative Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Quantitative Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics Scientist
10 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
11 1 (2.33%) C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) C++ Team Leader
11 1 (2.33%) Systems Support Analyst
11 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) NumPy
2 5 (11.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Derivative
1 13 (30.23%) Equities
1 13 (30.23%) Equity Derivative
1 13 (30.23%) Hedge funds
2 8 (18.60%) Equity Risk
2 8 (18.60%) Market Risk
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (9.30%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) CUDA
6 1 (2.33%) Fintech
6 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Asset Management
1 17 (39.53%) Mathematics
2 14 (32.56%) Statistics
3 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.93%) Analytics
4 9 (20.93%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (18.60%) Data Analytics
5 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
6 5 (11.63%) Cluster Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Open Source
6 5 (11.63%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Presales
8 3 (6.98%) Benchmarking
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.65%) Physics
10 1 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.33%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) R
2 25 (58.14%) MATLAB
3 20 (46.51%) SQL
4 19 (44.19%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) Julia
6 2 (4.65%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) Fortran
7 1 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) PhD
2 12 (27.91%) Degree
3 9 (20.93%) Master's Degree
3 9 (20.93%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Splunk
2 3 (6.98%) Bloomberg