Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1037 1148 1175
Rank change year-on-year +111 +27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Stata 41 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.36% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 27
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +19.76%
10th Percentile £34,609 £24,802 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £24,802 £31,500
% change year-on-year +81.44% -21.26% -19.23%

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 11,339 14,548 15,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.15% 8.74% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,886 11,295 11,872
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +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 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 10 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 22 September 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 +105 41 £45,000 -5.26%
London +112 28 £45,000 -16.28%
UK excluding London +71 13 £45,000 +81.44%
South East +26 5 £65,000 +30.00%
North of England +12 5 £35,000 +41.12%
North West +23 4 £30,000 +20.96%
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,594 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (82.93%) Python
2 32 (78.05%) R
3 25 (60.98%) Analytics
4 24 (58.54%) SPSS
5 23 (56.10%) SQL
6 22 (53.66%) SAS
6 22 (53.66%) Statistics
7 17 (41.46%) Data Science
8 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (39.02%) Visualisation
9 15 (36.59%) Machine Learning
10 14 (34.15%) Degree
11 12 (29.27%) MATLAB
11 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (29.27%) Data Analytics
12 11 (26.83%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
13 10 (24.39%) Predictive Modelling
13 10 (24.39%) Power Platform
13 10 (24.39%) Power BI
14 9 (21.95%) Economics
14 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
15 8 (19.51%) Data Visualisation
16 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
16 7 (17.07%) Spatial Analysis
16 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
16 7 (17.07%) GIS
17 6 (14.63%) Finance
17 6 (14.63%) VBA
17 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office

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 22 (53.66%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) SPSS
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (12.20%) EViews
5 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Power Platform
2 2 (4.88%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Power BI
2 7 (17.07%) GIS
3 5 (12.20%) Data Mining
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) SAS EBI
6 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Data Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Data Scientist
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Econometrician
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Econometrics Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Python Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Statistical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Pricing Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SPSS Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SPSS Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Statistician
8 1 (2.44%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.44%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (4.88%) Kafka
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) WS-I
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Analytics
2 22 (53.66%) Statistics
3 17 (41.46%) Data Science
4 16 (39.02%) Visualisation
5 15 (36.59%) Machine Learning
6 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (29.27%) Data Analytics
7 11 (26.83%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
8 10 (24.39%) Predictive Modelling
9 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
9 9 (21.95%) Economics
10 8 (19.51%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (17.07%) Spatial Analysis
12 6 (14.63%) Neural Network
13 5 (12.20%) Cluster Analysis
13 5 (12.20%) Data Management
13 5 (12.20%) Econometric Modelling
13 5 (12.20%) Project Management
13 5 (12.20%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) Python
2 32 (78.05%) R
3 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) MATLAB
5 6 (14.63%) VBA
6 3 (7.32%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 4 (9.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Tableau
2 3 (7.32%) Alteryx
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk