Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1044 1160 1121
Rank change year-on-year +116 -39 +136
Permanent jobs citing Stata 45 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Applications category 0.38% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 40
UK median annual salary £46,250 £43,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -45.31% +96.23%
10th Percentile £34,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,125 £55,000 £110,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +66.67% -7.69%

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 11,912 14,597 14,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.27% 8.49% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8,921 11,409 11,805
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 8 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 23 May 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 +114 44 £45,000 +2.86%
London +79 27 £43,000 +7.50%
UK excluding London +89 18 £48,750 -2.50%
North of England +34 9 £40,000 +66.67%
North West +43 8 £40,000 +66.67%
South East +36 8 £61,250 +22.50%
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 37 (82.22%) SPSS
1 37 (82.22%) R
2 30 (66.67%) Python
3 26 (57.78%) Analytics
4 25 (55.56%) SQL
4 25 (55.56%) SAS
5 22 (48.89%) Statistics
6 17 (37.78%) Data Science
7 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 13 (28.89%) Data Analytics
8 13 (28.89%) Machine Learning
8 13 (28.89%) Predictive Modelling
8 13 (28.89%) Mathematics
8 13 (28.89%) MATLAB
9 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (24.44%) Degree
11 10 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
11 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
11 10 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (22.22%) Power BI
11 10 (22.22%) Power Platform
12 8 (17.78%) Decision-Making
12 8 (17.78%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (17.78%) Economics
13 7 (15.56%) GIS
13 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (15.56%) Natural Language Processing

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 25 (55.56%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 37 (82.22%) SPSS
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (8.89%) S-PLUS
4 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (6.67%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Power Platform
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.22%) Power BI
3 7 (15.56%) GIS
4 6 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.44%) Big Data
7 2 (4.44%) HBase
7 2 (4.44%) SAS EBI
8 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
1 6 (13.33%) Legal
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Data Scientist
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Econometrician
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Python Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Data Science Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Econometrics Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Insight Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Statistical Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SPSS Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SPSS Data Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (4.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Analytics
2 22 (48.89%) Statistics
3 17 (37.78%) Data Science
4 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 13 (28.89%) Data Analytics
5 13 (28.89%) Machine Learning
5 13 (28.89%) Mathematics
5 13 (28.89%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 10 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
8 8 (17.78%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (17.78%) Decision-Making
8 8 (17.78%) Economics
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) Spatial Analysis
10 6 (13.33%) Data Management
10 6 (13.33%) Deep Learning
10 6 (13.33%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) R
2 30 (66.67%) Python
3 25 (55.56%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) MATLAB
5 5 (11.11%) VBA
6 3 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) PhD
3 4 (8.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.11%) Tableau
2 3 (6.67%) Alteryx
2 3 (6.67%) Splunk