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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 907 960
Rank change year-on-year +69 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Stata 20 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.27% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 10
Median salary £80,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.42% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £68,750 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% -39.13%  

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 7425 9476 10846
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.74% 9.51% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5891 7728 8485
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,475
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  

Stata
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Stata as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 12 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 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +83 20 £80,000 +88.23% 3
London +56 13 £97,500 +69.56% 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
St Albans - 3 £30,000 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
North West - 3 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +31 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £59,400 -
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
Surrey - 1 £57,500 -
South East - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (93.48%) R
2 32 (69.57%) MATLAB
3 28 (60.87%) Mathematics
4 26 (56.52%) PhD
5 23 (50.00%) Finance
5 23 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 23 (50.00%) Degree
6 21 (45.65%) SQL
7 19 (41.30%) SAS
7 19 (41.30%) Python
7 19 (41.30%) Master's Degree
7 19 (41.30%) Numerate Degree
8 16 (34.78%) Statistics
9 13 (28.26%) Hedge funds
9 13 (28.26%) Analytics
9 13 (28.26%) Derivative
9 13 (28.26%) Equity Derivative
9 13 (28.26%) Equities
9 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (26.09%) SPSS
11 11 (23.91%) EViews
11 11 (23.91%) Machine Learning
12 10 (21.74%) Quantitative Analysis
12 10 (21.74%) Fixed Income
12 10 (21.74%) Front Office
13 9 (19.57%) OTC Derivatives
14 8 (17.39%) Data Analytics
14 8 (17.39%) Natural Language Processing
14 8 (17.39%) Data Mining
14 8 (17.39%) Cluster Analysis

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 19 (41.30%) SAS
2 6 (13.04%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) SPSS
2 11 (23.91%) EViews
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (8.70%) S-PLUS
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) Apache Hive
3 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.70%) HBase
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Front Office
3 3 (6.52%) Military
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Equity Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Risk Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) Data Scientist
5 9 (19.57%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Qualitative Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Quantitative Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Finance Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Asset Management Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Data Analytics Scientist
9 3 (6.52%) Developer
9 3 (6.52%) MATLAB Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Quantitative Developer
9 3 (6.52%) R Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Research Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (13.04%) NumPy
3 2 (4.35%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Derivative
1 13 (28.26%) Equities
1 13 (28.26%) Equity Derivative
1 13 (28.26%) Hedge funds
2 10 (21.74%) Fixed Income
3 9 (19.57%) OTC Derivatives
4 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.70%) Equity Risk
6 4 (8.70%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.17%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Mathematics
2 23 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 16 (34.78%) Statistics
4 13 (28.26%) Analytics
4 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.91%) Machine Learning
6 10 (21.74%) Quantitative Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Cluster Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Data Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (10.87%) Bayesian Methods
9 5 (10.87%) Neural Network
10 4 (8.70%) Neuroscience
10 4 (8.70%) Open Source
10 4 (8.70%) Stochastic Modelling
11 3 (6.52%) Benchmarking
11 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) R
2 32 (69.57%) MATLAB
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 19 (41.30%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) VBA
6 2 (4.35%) Julia
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Fortran
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) PhD
2 23 (50.00%) Degree
3 19 (41.30%) Master's Degree
3 19 (41.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Splunk
2 3 (6.52%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Sawtooth Software
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 50% Bonus + 15% Pension + LTI
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + flexible hours, share options
Posted: 25 days ago