Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 993 677 1058
Rank change year-on-year -316 +381 +105
Permanent jobs citing Stata 35 12 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.025% 0.029%
As % of the Applications category 0.35% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 36
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £34,609
25th Percentile £42,063 " £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.73% +22.22% -10.00%
75th Percentile £54,500 " £55,000
90th Percentile " £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.87% -13.89% +81.44%

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 10,007 2,984 11,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.20% 6.11% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,106 2,391 9,077
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,000 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.46% +20.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,938 £39,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -3.96% +17.91% -4.29%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Stata over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 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 -284 26 £52,000 -5.45% 1
London -213 23 £52,000 -5.45%
Work from Home - 16 £52,000 -
UK excluding London -231 8 £48,000 +23.87% 1
Scotland - 5 £48,000 -
North of England -114 2 £35,000 -9.68%
North West -103 1 - -
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 21 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 20 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 19 (54.29%) R
4 14 (40.00%) Line Management
4 14 (40.00%) Social Skills
5 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (37.14%) Economics
5 13 (37.14%) SAS
6 12 (34.29%) Project Management
6 12 (34.29%) Statistics
6 12 (34.29%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (34.29%) Tableau
6 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
7 11 (31.43%) Qualitative Analysis
7 11 (31.43%) Data Science
7 11 (31.43%) Data Protection
8 10 (28.57%) Power BI
8 10 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
8 10 (28.57%) Power Platform
8 10 (28.57%) Organisational Skills
9 9 (25.71%) SPSS
9 9 (25.71%) Python
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) Quantitative Research
11 7 (20.00%) Project Delivery
11 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
12 6 (17.14%) Data Management

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 13 (37.14%) SAS
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) SPSS
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Power Platform
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (11.43%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Tableau
2 10 (28.57%) Power BI
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (28.57%) Organisational Skills
3 10 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (14.29%) Social Science
5 4 (11.43%) Marketing
6 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Market Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Market Research Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Research Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Research Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) D3.js
1 1 (2.86%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) BYOD
1 4 (11.43%) e-Learning
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 20 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 14 (40.00%) Line Management
4 13 (37.14%) Economics
5 12 (34.29%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 12 (34.29%) Statistics
5 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
6 11 (31.43%) Data Protection
6 11 (31.43%) Data Science
6 11 (31.43%) Qualitative Analysis
7 8 (22.86%) Quantitative Research
8 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (20.00%) Project Delivery
9 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (17.14%) Data Management
9 6 (17.14%) Decision-Making
10 5 (14.29%) A/B Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Linear Regression
10 5 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) R
2 9 (25.71%) Python
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.43%) HNC
2 4 (11.43%) HND
3 2 (5.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (11.43%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle