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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 870 896 855
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 16 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% 0.036%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.036% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 21
Average salary £58,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.63% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £23,750 £35,000
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
17633 16740 17161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.71% 15.11% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14474 13739 14660
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 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 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 26 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
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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 +11 16 £58,000 +51.63% 4
London +7 7 £58,000 +93.33% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 4 - -
East of England -35 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £31,500 -
Cambridge -1 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
City of London +37 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 26 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 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) MATLAB
3 24 (48.98%) Finance
4 21 (42.86%) Analytics
5 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
6 15 (30.61%) Python
7 13 (26.53%) Oracle
7 13 (26.53%) Project Management
8 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
9 11 (22.45%) Stata
9 11 (22.45%) SPSS
9 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.45%) Hedge funds
10 10 (20.41%) Fund Management
10 10 (20.41%) Sybase
10 10 (20.41%) .NET
10 10 (20.41%) Equities
10 10 (20.41%) Fixed Income
10 10 (20.41%) Financial Institution
11 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (18.37%) Quantitative Analysis
11 9 (18.37%) Credit Risk
11 9 (18.37%) Statistics
11 9 (18.37%) CFA
11 9 (18.37%) Equity Research
11 9 (18.37%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (18.37%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (16.33%) R
12 8 (16.33%) SAS

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 8 (16.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) SPSS
1 11 (22.45%) Stata
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) MPLS
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) OSPF
3 2 (4.08%) BGP
3 2 (4.08%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Symposium
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (2.04%) VLAN
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) OLAP
2 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) QlikView
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.16%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Quantitative Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Product Specialist
3 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Product Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Hedge funds
3 10 (20.41%) Fixed Income
3 10 (20.41%) Equities
4 9 (18.37%) Statistics
4 9 (18.37%) Credit Risk
5 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.12%) Chemistry
7 2 (4.08%) Physics
7 2 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.04%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) HPUX
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Analytics
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
4 10 (20.41%) Fund Management
5 9 (18.37%) Quantitative Analysis
5 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (18.37%) Financial Modelling
5 9 (18.37%) Equity Research
5 9 (18.37%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) System Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) Machine Learning
9 2 (4.08%) Bayesian Methods
10 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) MATLAB
3 15 (30.61%) Python
4 8 (16.33%) R
5 5 (10.20%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Java
9 1 (2.04%) Korn
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) CFA
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) CCNP
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) PhD
4 2 (4.08%) CCSA
4 2 (4.08%) CCSE
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Samba
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Sybase
3 7 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) Google
5 3 (6.12%) ION Trading
6 2 (4.08%) Juniper
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Nokia
7 1 (2.04%) Lotus
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Nortel
7 1 (2.04%) BT
7 1 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Epicor
7 1 (2.04%) Tableau
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