Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 842 1072 1188
Rank change year-on-year +230 +116 -21
Permanent jobs citing Stata 5 40 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.090% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 28
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -51.52%
10th Percentile £41,500 £34,000 £24,802
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,750
% change year-on-year -8.57% +7.36% +29.37%

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 5,569 12,088 15,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.06% 8.21% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,328 9,244 11,939
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 5 July 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 5 July 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 +231 5 £55,000 +22.22%
London +129 4 £60,000 +33.33%
UK excluding London +231 1 £40,000 -8.57%
North of England +132 1 £40,000 -
North West +103 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) EViews
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Econometrics
3 3 (60.00%) Economics
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Econometric Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Thought Leadership
4 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Deep Learning
5 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (20.00%) SPSS
5 1 (20.00%) MATLAB

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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) EViews
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Managing Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Clinical Statistician
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Econometrician
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Econometrics
2 3 (60.00%) Economics
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Econometric Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Science
4 1 (20.00%) Deep Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft