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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 866 871 881
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 30 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Applications category 0.18% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 11
Average salary £37,500 £50,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.74% -46.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £33,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £75,000 £175,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,750 - £42,500

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
17036 16083 17240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.12% 15.06% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 13391 14669
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 £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -14 30 £37,500 -25.74% 1
London +6 21 £52,500 +3.96%
West Midlands - 6 £31,500 -
Staffordshire - 5 - -
City of London +12 4 £57,750 +32.75%
East of England - 2 £25,750 - 1
Watford - 2 £25,750 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £25,750 -
Coventry - 1 £31,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
South East - 1 £50,000 -

S-PLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (52.54%) Analytics
2 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 30 (50.85%) MATLAB
2 30 (50.85%) Finance
3 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (30.51%) Project Management
5 17 (28.81%) Python
6 16 (27.12%) Mathematics
7 15 (25.42%) .NET
7 15 (25.42%) SPSS
7 15 (25.42%) Stata
8 14 (23.73%) Asset Management
9 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (22.03%) Statistics
10 12 (20.34%) Oracle
10 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.34%) Sybase
10 12 (20.34%) SAS
10 12 (20.34%) Financial Institution
10 12 (20.34%) Fixed Income
10 12 (20.34%) Equities
10 12 (20.34%) Fund Management
10 12 (20.34%) R
11 11 (18.64%) CFA
11 11 (18.64%) Quantitative Analysis
11 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk
11 11 (18.64%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (18.64%) Hedge funds
11 11 (18.64%) Equity Research
11 11 (18.64%) Portfolio Management

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (20.34%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) SPSS
1 15 (25.42%) Stata
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
1 4 (6.78%) iBeacon
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 2 (3.39%) LAN
2 2 (3.39%) MPLS
2 2 (3.39%) OSPF
2 2 (3.39%) BGP
2 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.69%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
3 1 (1.69%) Symposium
3 1 (1.69%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) OLAP
2 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.69%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Financial Institution
3 9 (15.25%) Games
4 5 (8.47%) Law
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Marketing
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.69%) Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Quantitative Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Product Specialist
4 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.78%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Product Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Statistician
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Product Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 3 (5.08%) Flash
2 3 (5.08%) WCF
2 3 (5.08%) WPF
2 3 (5.08%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (27.12%) Mathematics
3 13 (22.03%) Statistics
4 12 (20.34%) Fixed Income
4 12 (20.34%) Equities
5 11 (18.64%) Credit Risk
5 11 (18.64%) Hedge funds
6 5 (8.47%) Data Integration
6 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.78%) Physics
7 4 (6.78%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
7 4 (6.78%) Online Games
8 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.39%) Life Science
9 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Analytics
2 18 (30.51%) Project Management
3 14 (23.73%) Asset Management
4 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (20.34%) Fund Management
6 11 (18.64%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (18.64%) Quantitative Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Financial Modelling
6 11 (18.64%) Equity Research
7 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
9 4 (6.78%) Bayesian Methods
9 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) Validation
10 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.08%) MVC
10 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
1 30 (50.85%) MATLAB
2 17 (28.81%) Python
3 12 (20.34%) R
4 4 (6.78%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) CFA
2 4 (6.78%) PhD
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
4 2 (3.39%) CCSA
4 2 (3.39%) CCSE
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) CDISC
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle
1 12 (20.34%) Sybase
2 7 (11.86%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (6.78%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) Juniper
5 2 (3.39%) Nokia
5 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Nortel
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