Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 846 950 1091
Rank change year-on-year +104 +141 +110
Permanent jobs citing Stata 6 5 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.060% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 32
10th Percentile £56,797 £35,500 £34,000
25th Percentile £58,593 £36,250 £35,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,844 £40,000 £47,750
Median % change year-on-year +49.61% -16.23% +19.38%
75th Percentile £61,095 £47,500 £70,313
90th Percentile " £50,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +46.67% -31.82% +10.00%

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 5,545 8,282 12,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.57% 7.53% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 6,519 9,312
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,850 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% +6.06%

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
Top 4 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 20 April 2021. 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 +145 6 £59,844 +49.61% 2
London +119 5 £59,844 +19.69%
UK excluding London +88 1 £55,000 +46.67% 2
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Data Science
2 5 (83.33%) Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Physics
2 5 (83.33%) Biology
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) R
2 5 (83.33%) Health Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SPSS
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Database Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Database Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Principal Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Clinical Statistician
2 1 (16.67%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
2 5 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (83.33%) Biology
2 5 (83.33%) Data Science
2 5 (83.33%) Health Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) R
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree