Period
to 20 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1193 1285
Rank change year-on-year +32 +92 +3
Permanent jobs citing Stata 31 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 26
UK median annual salary £50,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.76% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £32,625
90th Percentile £115,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £36,500 £34,813
% change year-on-year -13.70% +4.85% -50.27%

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 15209 16929 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.87% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11810 13835 17513
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +3.08%

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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 6 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 October 2017. 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 +51 31 £50,000 +19.76%
London +34 16 £110,000 +144.44%
UK excluding London +44 15 £31,500 -13.70%
East of England - 8 £30,750 -
North of England -12 7 £40,000 +9.59%
North West -24 7 £40,000 +9.59%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 27 (87.10%) R
2 18 (58.06%) Python
3 17 (54.84%) PhD
4 16 (51.61%) SAS
4 16 (51.61%) SPSS
5 15 (48.39%) MATLAB
6 11 (35.48%) Statistics
6 11 (35.48%) Analytics
7 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
7 10 (32.26%) Finance
8 9 (29.03%) C++
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
8 9 (29.03%) Market Risk
8 9 (29.03%) Derivative
8 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
8 9 (29.03%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (25.81%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (25.81%) Equity Risk
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (25.81%) Equities
9 8 (25.81%) Hedge funds
9 8 (25.81%) NumPy
10 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
10 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
10 7 (22.58%) S-PLUS
11 5 (16.13%) Data Mining
11 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
11 5 (16.13%) Big Data
11 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive

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 16 (51.61%) SAS
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) SPSS
2 7 (22.58%) S-PLUS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 5 (16.13%) Data Mining
2 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.90%) HBase
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Power BI
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Asset Management Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Data Scientist
2 8 (25.81%) Equity Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Finance Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Financial Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Research Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Risk Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Risk Management Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Risk Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Statistical Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) SPSS Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Commissioning Manager
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics Scientist
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Manager
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) NumPy
2 4 (12.90%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Derivative
1 9 (29.03%) Market Risk
2 8 (25.81%) Equities
2 8 (25.81%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (25.81%) Equity Risk
2 8 (25.81%) Hedge funds
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) CUDA
5 1 (3.23%) Fintech
5 1 (3.23%) Linked Data
5 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Analytics
1 11 (35.48%) Statistics
2 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
3 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
3 9 (29.03%) Statistical Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
6 4 (12.90%) Cluster Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Market Research
8 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Physics
8 2 (6.45%) Psychology
8 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
9 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
9 1 (3.23%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) R
2 18 (58.06%) Python
3 15 (48.39%) MATLAB
4 9 (29.03%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Fortran
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Julia
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) PhD
2 3 (9.68%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Splunk
2 3 (9.68%) Datactics
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) SIMUL8