Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

StataCorp Stata
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1138 1134 1254
Rank change year-on-year -4 +120 +18
Permanent jobs citing Stata 19 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 24
UK median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £37,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -8.15% -39.56%
10th Percentile £30,200 £27,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £34,625
% change year-on-year +47.06% -1.81% -63.55%

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 14,818 15,199 20,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.56% 8.55% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,647 12,449 16,202
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +1.54%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Stata in the UK

Stata
Top 7 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 17 January 2018. 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 -9 19 £50,000 +47.06% 3
UK excluding London -3 11 £50,000 +47.06%
London +20 8 £40,000 -27.27% 3
North of England -11 6 £45,000 +40.63%
North West -23 6 £45,000 +40.63%
South East +21 4 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £31,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 16 (84.21%) Analytics
2 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
2 15 (78.95%) Statistics
3 13 (68.42%) PhD
4 12 (63.16%) R
5 11 (57.89%) Python
5 11 (57.89%) SAS
6 10 (52.63%) Data Analytics
7 9 (47.37%) Machine Learning
7 9 (47.37%) SPSS
7 9 (47.37%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
8 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
9 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
9 6 (31.58%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (26.32%) S-PLUS
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
11 4 (21.05%) Economics
11 4 (21.05%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) Cluster Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
11 4 (21.05%) Presales
11 4 (21.05%) Mathematical Modelling
11 4 (21.05%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (15.79%) Datactics
12 3 (15.79%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (15.79%) Big Data
12 3 (15.79%) Tableau

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 11 (57.89%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) SPSS
2 5 (26.32%) S-PLUS
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematica
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.53%) HBase
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Data Scientist
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Commissioning Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Research Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Linked Data
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Analytics
2 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
2 15 (78.95%) Statistics
3 10 (52.63%) Data Analytics
4 9 (47.37%) Machine Learning
5 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (21.05%) Cluster Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Economics
7 4 (21.05%) Mathematical Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Presales
7 4 (21.05%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Market Research
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) Actionable Insight
9 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) R
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) PhD
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (15.79%) Postgraduate
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Datactics
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sawtooth Software
4 1 (5.26%) SIMUL8