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

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1162 1223 1279
Rank change year-on-year +61 +56 -23
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 22 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 21
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -24.14% +81.25%
10th Percentile £30,125 £35,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +29.87% -3.75%

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 15220 16801 21830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.86% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11815 13740 17450
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +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 October 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 October 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 +50 22 £60,000 +9.09%
UK excluding London +37 11 £40,000 -20.00%
London +19 11 £107,500 +65.38%
North of England +22 9 £40,000 -
North West +1 8 £38,750 -3.13%
South East +49 2 £34,500 -46.92%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
1 17 (77.27%) R
1 17 (77.27%) Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) MATLAB
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 10 (45.45%) VBA
5 10 (45.45%) Product Management
5 10 (45.45%) Equities
5 10 (45.45%) Marketing
5 10 (45.45%) Fund Management
6 7 (31.82%) Stata
6 7 (31.82%) Statistics
6 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
6 7 (31.82%) Data Analytics
6 7 (31.82%) SAS
6 7 (31.82%) Python
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) Presales
8 5 (22.73%) PhD
9 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
9 4 (18.18%) SPSS
9 4 (18.18%) Apache Spark
9 4 (18.18%) HBase
9 4 (18.18%) Big Data
9 4 (18.18%) Open Source
9 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (18.18%) Splunk
9 4 (18.18%) Relational Database

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 7 (31.82%) SAS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Pig
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Stata
2 4 (18.18%) SPSS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 4 (18.18%) HBase
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) OLTP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Qualitative Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Quantitative Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Data Scientist
4 6 (27.27%) Portfolio Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics Scientist
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) LINQ
3 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Equities
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) HACMP
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Analytics
1 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
2 10 (45.45%) Fund Management
2 10 (45.45%) Product Management
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
3 7 (31.82%) Statistics
4 5 (22.73%) Presales
5 4 (18.18%) Cluster Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Deep Learning
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) Informatics
7 1 (4.55%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Physics
7 1 (4.55%) SOLID
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) R
2 14 (63.64%) MATLAB
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) VBA
5 7 (31.82%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) GPFS
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Splunk
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Intel
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) VMware