Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1198 1285
Rank change year-on-year +37 +87 +10
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 21 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 21
UK median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -37.93% +93.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £74,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +34.45%

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

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15660 16592 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.72% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12206 13617 17058
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 7 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 22 November 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 +14 21 £70,000 +55.56%
London +1 11 £107,500 +65.38%
UK excluding London +32 10 £41,250 -2.94%
North of England -1 8 £41,250 +3.13%
North West -15 7 £40,000 -
South East +36 2 £34,500 -11.54%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
1 16 (76.19%) R
1 16 (76.19%) Analytics
2 13 (61.90%) MATLAB
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) Equities
5 10 (47.62%) VBA
5 10 (47.62%) Fund Management
5 10 (47.62%) Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) Product Management
6 6 (28.57%) Statistics
6 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) SAS
6 6 (28.57%) Python
6 6 (28.57%) Stata
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Presales
8 4 (19.05%) PhD
9 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
9 3 (14.29%) SPSS
9 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
9 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (14.29%) Apache Pig
9 3 (14.29%) Big Data
9 3 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) HBase

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 6 (28.57%) SAS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Stata
2 3 (14.29%) SPSS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) HBase
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) OLTP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Qualitative Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Quantitative Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 6 (28.57%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) LINQ
3 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Equities
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) HACMP
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Analytics
1 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
2 10 (47.62%) Fund Management
2 10 (47.62%) Product Management
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 6 (28.57%) Statistics
4 5 (23.81%) Presales
5 3 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Deep Learning
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) SOLID
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) R
2 13 (61.90%) MATLAB
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) VBA
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) GPFS
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware