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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 878 905 844
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -61
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 15 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Applications category 0.084% 0.036% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 19
Average salary £58,000 £38,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.63% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £23,750 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £58,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £41,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +12.16%

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
17864 16766 16382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.68% 15.15% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14642 13782 13937
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 £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

S-PLUS Salary Histogram in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 11 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 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 15 £58,000 +51.63% 4
London -10 6 £89,000 +196.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 4 - -
East of England -18 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £31,500 -
Cambridge -3 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
City of London +29 2 £58,000 +65.71%
South East - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £31,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -

S-PLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 32 (64.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) MATLAB
2 26 (52.00%) Finance
3 23 (46.00%) Analytics
4 16 (32.00%) Python
4 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (28.00%) Oracle
5 14 (28.00%) Project Management
6 13 (26.00%) Asset Management
7 12 (24.00%) Stata
7 12 (24.00%) SPSS
7 12 (24.00%) Hedge funds
8 11 (22.00%) Fund Management
8 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.00%) Sybase
8 11 (22.00%) .NET
8 11 (22.00%) Fixed Income
8 11 (22.00%) Equities
8 11 (22.00%) Financial Institution
9 10 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
9 10 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 10 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (20.00%) Statistics
9 10 (20.00%) CFA
9 10 (20.00%) Equity Research
9 10 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (14.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) SPSS
1 12 (24.00%) Stata
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) MPLS
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) OSPF
3 2 (4.00%) BGP
3 2 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) Symposium
4 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) OLAP
2 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.00%) Law
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Product Specialist
4 6 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.00%) Hedge funds
3 11 (22.00%) Fixed Income
3 11 (22.00%) Equities
4 10 (20.00%) Statistics
4 10 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.00%) Chemistry
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.00%) Physics
7 2 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) HPUX
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Analytics
2 14 (28.00%) Project Management
3 13 (26.00%) Asset Management
4 11 (22.00%) Fund Management
5 10 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
5 10 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (20.00%) Equity Research
5 10 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Bayesian Methods
10 2 (4.00%) System Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Machine Learning
10 2 (4.00%) Validation
11 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) MATLAB
3 16 (32.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) R
5 5 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) C
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Java
9 1 (2.00%) Korn
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) CFA
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) CCNP
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) PhD
4 2 (4.00%) CCSA
4 2 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Samba
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Sybase
3 7 (14.00%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) Google
5 3 (6.00%) ION Trading
6 2 (4.00%) Juniper
6 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.00%) Nokia
7 1 (2.00%) Lotus
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Nortel
7 1 (2.00%) BT
7 1 (2.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) Epicor
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