Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 694 1071 1166
Rank change year-on-year +377 +95 +33
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 4 21 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.18% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 3
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £55,000 £28,250 £49,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £62,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +35.29%

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 3,009 11,525 14,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 8.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,354 9,017 11,373
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,555 £33,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.72% -4.00% +2.94%

S-PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing S-PLUS.

Salary trend 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 6 months to 20 September 2020. 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 +369 4 £60,000 +20.00%
UK excluding London +311 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Midlands +128 2 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +98 2 £60,000 +20.00%
South East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Scilab
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Deep Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) BigQuery
2 2 (50.00%) scikit-learn
2 2 (50.00%) Jupyter
2 2 (50.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) Data Science
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP

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 2 (50.00%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BigQuery
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Power BI
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
1 2 (50.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (50.00%) scikit-learn
1 2 (50.00%) Scilab
2 1 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Data Science
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Deep Learning
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft