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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 939 966
Rank change year-on-year +109 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Stata 28 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.10% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 6
Median salary £82,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.68% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £31,123 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £80,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

Stata is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11117 14727 16563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.05% 14.16% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9179 12011 13361
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Stata
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Stata as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +128 28 £82,500 +26.92% 3
London +98 24 £83,750 +28.84% 2
City of London +38 3 - -
Reigate - 2 £57,500 -
Manchester - 2 £36,250 - 1
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
North West - 2 £36,250 - 1
South East - 2 £57,500 -

Stata
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Stata also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Stata.

1 43 (91.49%) R
2 36 (76.60%) Mathematics
3 27 (57.45%) MATLAB
4 26 (55.32%) SAS
5 25 (53.19%) Degree
5 25 (53.19%) Statistics
6 22 (46.81%) PhD
6 22 (46.81%) Python
7 21 (44.68%) Analytics
8 20 (42.55%) Machine Learning
9 18 (38.30%) Finance
9 18 (38.30%) Asset Management
10 17 (36.17%) SQL
11 14 (29.79%) Data Analytics
11 14 (29.79%) Data Mining
11 14 (29.79%) Cluster Analysis
12 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
12 13 (27.66%) Neural Network
12 13 (27.66%) SPSS
12 13 (27.66%) Bayesian Methods
13 12 (25.53%) Statistical Modelling
14 10 (21.28%) EViews
14 10 (21.28%) Stochastic Modelling
14 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (21.28%) Neuroscience
14 10 (21.28%) Fixed Income
14 10 (21.28%) Front Office
14 10 (21.28%) Quantitative Analysis
15 8 (17.02%) Derivative
15 8 (17.02%) Equity Derivative

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 26 (55.32%) SAS
2 7 (14.89%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) SPSS
2 10 (21.28%) EViews
3 5 (10.64%) MS Office
4 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
4 4 (8.51%) S-PLUS
5 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) Data Mining
2 8 (17.02%) Big Data
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.89%) Apache Hive
3 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (8.51%) HBase
5 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Front Office
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Military
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 16 (34.04%) Data Scientist
3 13 (27.66%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Qualitative Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Quantitative Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Equity Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Developer
7 3 (6.38%) MATLAB Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Quantitative Developer
7 3 (6.38%) R Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Finance Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Marketing Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAS Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAS Marketing Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (6.38%) MLlib
2 3 (6.38%) NumPy
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) Fixed Income
3 8 (17.02%) Derivative
3 8 (17.02%) Equities
3 8 (17.02%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (17.02%) Hedge funds
3 8 (17.02%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Mathematics
2 25 (53.19%) Statistics
3 21 (44.68%) Analytics
4 20 (42.55%) Machine Learning
5 18 (38.30%) Asset Management
6 14 (29.79%) Cluster Analysis
6 14 (29.79%) Data Analytics
7 13 (27.66%) Bayesian Methods
7 13 (27.66%) Neural Network
8 12 (25.53%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (21.28%) Neuroscience
9 10 (21.28%) Quantitative Analysis
9 10 (21.28%) Stochastic Modelling
10 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.64%) Statistical Analysis
12 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.51%) Open Source
13 3 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
13 3 (6.38%) Hidden Markov Model
13 3 (6.38%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) R
2 27 (57.45%) MATLAB
3 22 (46.81%) Python
4 17 (36.17%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) VBA
6 3 (6.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 22 (46.81%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Splunk
2 3 (6.38%) Bloomberg
2 3 (6.38%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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