Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 996 1088 1179
Rank change year-on-year +92 +91 -19
Permanent jobs citing Stata 11 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.026% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 19
UK median annual salary £47,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +18.75% -4.19%
10th Percentile £35,875 £33,850 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% +66.67%

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 9,713 13,122 15,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.83% 8.66% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7,705 9,816 11,885
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 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 +97 11 £47,750 +0.53% 1
UK excluding London +71 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
London +81 3 £37,500 -3.85%
South East +35 3 £65,000 -7.14%
East of England +71 2 - -
North of England +61 2 £35,000 -20.00% 1
North West +44 2 £35,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) R
2 7 (63.64%) Data Science
2 7 (63.64%) Statistics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) SAS
4 5 (45.45%) SPSS
4 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (27.27%) Data Management
6 3 (27.27%) Document Management
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) PhD
6 3 (27.27%) Law
6 3 (27.27%) Legal
6 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
6 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation

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 5 (45.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SPSS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Data Scientist
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (18.18%) Statistician
5 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SPSS Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WS-I
2 1 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Data Science
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
4 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Mapping
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
5 3 (27.27%) Document Management
5 3 (27.27%) Economics
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) R
2 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (27.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (18.18%) Facebook
2 2 (18.18%) YouTube