Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Insightful S-PLUS
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1174 1174 1263
Rank change year-on-year 0 +89 +38
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 8 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Applications category 0.053% 0.065% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 31
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -37.04% +53.41%
10th Percentile £35,475 £27,325 £41,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £76,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +29.03% -32.61% +30.68%

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 14,993 15,488 19,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.53% 8.72% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11,670 12,235 15,593
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +18 8 £50,000 +17.65% 2
London +23 4 £50,250 -44.93%
UK excluding London -7 4 £50,000 +29.03% 2
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
North West +10 1 £57,500 +64.29% 1
North of England +5 1 £57,500 +48.39% 2
South East +2 1 £42,500 +60.38%

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) C#

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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) QA Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) ODBC
3 1 (12.50%) Scilab
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Clojure
4 1 (12.50%) Java 8
4 1 (12.50%) Kotlin
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau