The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 885 892 862
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 10 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.038%
As % of the Applications category 0.060% 0.082% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 39
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £126,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16723 17047 16407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.26% 14.87% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13512 13741 13614
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the UK.

S-PLUS Salary Trend in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing S-PLUS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

S-PLUS Salary Histogram in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 10 £44,000 +3.52% 1
East of England - 4 £44,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £44,000 -
London 0 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Berkshire - 3 £44,000 -
South East - 3 £44,000 -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Newmarket - 2 £44,000 -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -

S-PLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing S-PLUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited S-PLUS.

1 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Symantec
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (33.33%) MCP
3 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (33.33%) Brocade
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) Veeam
3 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 7 (29.17%) R
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) SAS
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (20.83%) C++
6 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 7

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing S-PLUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited S-PLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) SAS
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) SPSS
2 2 (8.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (8.33%) QlikView
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Account Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Sales Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.50%) Chemistry
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 2 (8.33%) Physics
5 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
3 2 (8.33%) Business Development
3 2 (8.33%) System Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.17%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
1 7 (29.17%) R
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
3 5 (20.83%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCP
1 8 (33.33%) MCSE
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (33.33%) HP ASE
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) PhD
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Symantec
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Brocade
3 8 (33.33%) Veeam
3 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 3 (12.50%) ION Trading
4 3 (12.50%) Lotus
5 2 (8.33%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Sophos
5 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Tableau
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Epicor
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