Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1029 1106 1196
Rank change year-on-year +77 +90 -5
Permanent jobs citing Stata 20 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 15
UK median annual salary £40,547 £51,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.50% +36.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,750 £103,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £61,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.53% +75.00% +2.94%

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 10,654 13,989 15,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.98% 8.76% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8,471 10,660 12,156
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +1.54%

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 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 9 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 11 December 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 +95 20 £40,547 -18.91% 1
UK excluding London +82 13 £45,000 -26.53% 1
London +59 7 £37,500 -3.85%
South East +36 5 £65,000 -7.14%
East of England +70 3 £40,594 -15.43% 1
North West +45 3 £32,500 +31.04%
North of England +41 3 £32,500 +31.04%
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 14 (70.00%) R
2 13 (65.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Statistics
4 11 (55.00%) Data Science
5 10 (50.00%) SAS
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) Analytics
7 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
8 7 (35.00%) MATLAB
8 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (35.00%) SPSS
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 5 (25.00%) Economics
10 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (25.00%) PhD
11 4 (20.00%) Data Management
11 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
11 4 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
12 3 (15.00%) Mathematical Modelling
12 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
12 3 (15.00%) Records Management
12 3 (15.00%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (15.00%) GDPR
12 3 (15.00%) Bioinformatics

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 10 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) SPSS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (10.00%) EViews
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.00%) Electronic Patient Records
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Data Scientist
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Statistician
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Scientist
6 2 (10.00%) Econometrician
6 2 (10.00%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) Research Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SAS Pricing Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Statistical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SPSS Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Statistical Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) WS-I
2 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Statistics
2 11 (55.00%) Data Science
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Economics
6 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Data Management
7 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (15.00%) Data Governance
8 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
8 3 (15.00%) Document Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mathematical Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) R
2 13 (65.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
3 4 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
2 2 (10.00%) YouTube