Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 979 1105 1202
Rank change year-on-year +126 +97 -20
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 8 5 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.040% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -25.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,450 £31,450
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,250 £116,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +48.39% -8.82% +8.97%

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 8,777 12,536 15,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.58% 8.40% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6,857 9,306 12,002
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,875
% change year-on-year +4.29% +6.46% +1.15%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing S-PLUS over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for S-PLUS in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 6 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 8 April 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
UK excluding London +137 7 £57,500 +48.39%
England +134 5 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £35,000 -
London +73 1 £57,500 +94.92% 1

For the 6 months to 8 April 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) PhD
2 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) Go
2 5 (62.50%) Deep Learning
2 5 (62.50%) BigQuery
2 5 (62.50%) scikit-learn
2 5 (62.50%) Jupyter
2 5 (62.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
2 5 (62.50%) Data Science
2 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET

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 5 (62.50%) Jupyter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) BigQuery
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Data Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Data Scientist
1 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Application Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Web Application Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (62.50%) scikit-learn
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Science
1 5 (62.50%) Deep Learning
1 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Go
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA