Period
to 21 August 2017

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 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1231 1282
Rank change year-on-year +60 +51 0
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 16 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.10% 0.16% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 17
UK median annual salary £43,750 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.69% -10.34% +88.31%
10th Percentile £28,750 £40,000 £37,300
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -26.09% +33.72% +7.50%

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 15391 18053 21863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.74% 9.16% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11941 14754 17292
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

S-PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing S-PLUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 8 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 6 months to 21 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 15 £45,000 -34.55% 1
UK excluding London +72 12 £42,500 -26.09%
North of England -11 10 £42,500 -
North West -21 8 £40,000 -5.88%
London +47 4 £107,500 +40.98% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £43,750 -
South East +72 1 £26,500 -62.14%
Scotland +7 1 £42,500 -26.09%

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
1 10 (62.50%) R
1 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Statistics
2 8 (50.00%) Stata
2 8 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) SAS
3 7 (43.75%) MATLAB
4 6 (37.50%) PhD
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (31.25%) Splunk
5 5 (31.25%) HBase
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Pig
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
5 5 (31.25%) Presales
5 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
5 5 (31.25%) SPSS
5 5 (31.25%) Cluster Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Finance

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 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Pig
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Stata
2 5 (31.25%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) HBase
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Qualitative Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Analytics
1 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (50.00%) Statistics
3 5 (31.25%) Cluster Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Presales
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) People Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) R
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) MATLAB
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Splunk
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft