The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SPSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SPSS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPSS
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 235 213
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 20 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.065% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category 3.72% 0.64% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 3
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.25% +2.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -18.00% +12.35%  

SPSS 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 537 624 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.41% 10.14% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 422 485 411
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

SPSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SPSS in the West Midlands

SPSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SPSS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SPSS in the West Midlands

SPSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SPSS in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SPSS in the West Midlands

SPSS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Warwickshire +18 13 £32,500 -27.77%
Coventry - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
SPSS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SPSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SPSS.

1 24 (80.00%) Analytics
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) SAS
4 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (40.00%) Cognos
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) IBM
6 11 (36.67%) Python
6 11 (36.67%) R
7 10 (33.33%) Data Analytics
7 10 (33.33%) Marketing
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (30.00%) ETL
8 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (30.00%) DataStage
8 9 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
8 9 (30.00%) Power BI
8 9 (30.00%) Azure Data Factory
8 9 (30.00%) Tableau
8 9 (30.00%) Machine Learning
9 8 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (20.00%) Information Management
11 5 (16.67%) Google
11 5 (16.67%) Statistics
11 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
11 5 (16.67%) Informatica
11 5 (16.67%) SAP

SPSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 9 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (30.00%) DataStage
2 9 (30.00%) Power BI
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 5 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (13.33%) QlikView
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) SAS EBI
7 2 (6.67%) Data Lake
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data
8 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Military
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Marketing Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Data Mining Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SAS BI Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SPSS Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SPSS Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Research Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Database Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Database Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 9 (30.00%) ETL
4 9 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 8 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (20.00%) Information Management
7 5 (16.67%) Statistics
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
9 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.67%) CRM
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) ERP
9 2 (6.67%) PLM
9 2 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) R
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) HiveQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cognos
2 11 (36.67%) IBM
3 9 (30.00%) Tableau
4 5 (16.67%) Google
4 5 (16.67%) Informatica
4 5 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft