Period
to 22 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1176 1171 1258
Rank change year-on-year -5 +87 +18
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 16 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.093% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 30
UK median annual salary £107,500 £39,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +175.64% -40.00% +49.43%
10th Percentile £36,175 £30,625 £37,425
90th Percentile £116,250 £60,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -8.05%

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 14,942 15,102 20,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 8.60% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11,857 12,333 16,388
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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 -1 16 £107,500 +175.64% 1
London - 11 £107,500 -
UK excluding London -3 5 £42,500 +8.97% 1
North of England +7 2 £38,000 +21.60%
North West +4 2 £38,000 +21.60%
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
South East -3 1 £42,500 +8.97%

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing S-PLUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for S-PLUS.

1 10 (62.50%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) MATLAB
2 9 (56.25%) R
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Product Management
3 8 (50.00%) VBA
3 8 (50.00%) Equities
3 8 (50.00%) Fund Management
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) B2B Sales
5 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WPF

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) SPSS
1 1 (6.25%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (62.50%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Qualitative Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Sales Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Sales Manager
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) HR Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Analytics
1 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 8 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) B2B
3 2 (12.50%) B2B Sales
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) MVVM
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Neural Network
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) MATLAB
1 9 (56.25%) R
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) GPFS
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) NetApp
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk
1 1 (6.25%) VMware