The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 928 967 994
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +27
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 16 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.037% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 12
Median salary £77,500 £39,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+94.96% +1.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £25,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £56,500 £117,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £49,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+15.57% +37.24%

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
14254 16304 18084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.86% 14.78% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11798 13058 14635
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing S-PLUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

S-PLUS Salary Histogram in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +27 12 £90,000 +126.41% 2
London +15 12 £90,000 +188.00%
Edinburgh - 4 £57,500 -
Scotland - 4 £57,500 -

S-PLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing S-PLUS 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 S-PLUS.

1 32 (88.89%) MATLAB
2 31 (86.11%) Finance
3 26 (72.22%) Java
4 22 (61.11%) Analytics
5 21 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 21 (58.33%) .NET
5 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 20 (55.56%) SAS
6 20 (55.56%) R
7 17 (47.22%) Oracle
8 16 (44.44%) Banking
8 16 (44.44%) C#
8 16 (44.44%) Presales
9 15 (41.67%) Degree
9 15 (41.67%) PhD
10 14 (38.89%) C++
10 14 (38.89%) VBA
11 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
11 13 (36.11%) Big Data
12 12 (33.33%) RapidMiner
12 12 (33.33%) Hadoop
12 12 (33.33%) Open Source
12 12 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
12 12 (33.33%) HTML5
12 12 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
12 12 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
12 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (33.33%) WebEx
12 12 (33.33%) Actian

S-PLUS
Top Related 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 20 (55.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) SPSS
3 2 (5.56%) GenStat
4 1 (2.78%) EViews
4 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.78%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) WebEx
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) Big Data
3 12 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 12 (33.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
4 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Qualitative Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Quantitative Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Consultant
4 12 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
5 8 (22.22%) Java Consultant
6 6 (16.67%) Quantitative Researcher
6 6 (16.67%) Research Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Hedge funds
3 10 (27.78%) Market Risk
4 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 5 (13.89%) Equities
6 4 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 4 (11.11%) Derivative
6 4 (11.11%) Economics
6 4 (11.11%) Physics
7 2 (5.56%) Statistics
8 1 (2.78%) Fintech
8 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Analytics
2 16 (44.44%) Presales
3 12 (33.33%) Open Source
3 12 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 12 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 12 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 12 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
4 11 (30.56%) Econometrics
5 10 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 5 (13.89%) Fund Management
8 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (11.11%) Black-Scholes
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
9 4 (11.11%) Stress Testing
9 4 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) MATLAB
2 26 (72.22%) Java
3 20 (55.56%) R
4 16 (44.44%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) C++
5 14 (38.89%) VBA
6 12 (33.33%) C
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.78%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
1 15 (41.67%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Actian
3 12 (33.33%) RapidMiner
4 5 (13.89%) Sybase
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) HP
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