The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for S-PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 926 944
Rank change year-on-year +77 +18  
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 3 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.027% 0.16% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 8
Median salary £42,500 £67,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.03% +53.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £90,000 £49,550
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £57,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -36.95% +30.68%  

S-PLUS is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11149 14803 16371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.05% 14.18% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9211 12076 13198
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

S-PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing S-PLUS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for S-PLUS 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.

Salary trend for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing S-PLUS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 5 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 29 March 2017. 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 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 +57 3 £42,500 -37.03% 4
Manchester - 2 £36,250 - 1
North West - 2 £36,250 - 1
London +48 1 £112,500 +66.66% 1
West End of London - 1 £112,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
3 4 (30.77%) Cluster Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) R
3 4 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (30.77%) Splunk
3 4 (30.77%) HBase
3 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) Stata

S-PLUS
Co-occurring 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
1 4 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SPSS
1 4 (30.77%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) BGP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) HBase
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
1 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Data Scientist
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
1 4 (30.77%) Cluster Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
1 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
1 4 (30.77%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Vision
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) People Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) Video Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) MATLAB
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) R
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) PhD
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
3 4 (30.77%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) Altera
4 1 (7.69%) Xilinx
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