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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPSS
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 228 207
Rank change year-on-year +25 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SPSS 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 1.48% 1.71% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 4
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £28,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 676 819 744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.31% 13.34% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 508 640 622
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 25 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
Warwickshire - 5 £37,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - -
Birmingham +6 2 £36,750 -18.33%
SPSS
England

SPSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 28 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (81.25%) SAS
2 26 (81.25%) SQL
3 25 (78.13%) Analytics
4 17 (53.13%) Actionable Insight
4 17 (53.13%) Marketing
5 13 (40.63%) Python
5 13 (40.63%) R
5 13 (40.63%) Data Analytics
6 12 (37.50%) Google Analytics
6 12 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 12 (37.50%) Google
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) VBA
7 7 (21.88%) B2B
8 6 (18.75%) Validation
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) Business Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) QlikView
10 4 (12.50%) Tableau
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
11 3 (9.38%) Cognos
11 3 (9.38%) QA
11 3 (9.38%) Military
11 3 (9.38%) FastStats
11 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.38%) Line Management

SPSS
Top Related 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 26 (81.25%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (15.63%) QlikView
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (53.13%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Marketing Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analytics Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analytics Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Data Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Insight Data Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analytics Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Insight Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Analytics
2 17 (53.13%) Actionable Insight
3 13 (40.63%) Data Analytics
4 7 (21.88%) B2B
5 6 (18.75%) Business Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Validation
6 3 (9.38%) KYC
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.25%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Statistics
7 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.13%) Cluster Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.13%) Market Research
8 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) R
3 7 (21.88%) VBA
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (9.38%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft