The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 302 331 331
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 16 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.086% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-31.76% -
SciPy
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3653 4669 4710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.47% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3152 3993 4209
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SciPy across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SciPy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SciPy
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SciPy across the City of London region.

SciPy Salary Trend in the City of London

SciPy
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SciPy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the City of London

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SciPy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SciPy.

1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (80.00%) NumPy
3 17 (68.00%) Pandas
4 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
5 12 (48.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
7 10 (40.00%) D3.js
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Open Source
7 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (36.00%) Hedge funds
9 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
9 8 (32.00%) R
9 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (32.00%) VBA
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) Analytics
10 7 (28.00%) Front Office
10 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
11 6 (24.00%) Pyramid
12 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
12 5 (20.00%) User Stories
12 5 (20.00%) Coaching
12 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SciPy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SciPy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (20.00%) Mahout
4 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.00%) Impala
4 5 (20.00%) KDB
4 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (12.00%) Spotfire
5 3 (12.00%) QlikView
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Yeoman
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (28.00%) Front Office
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior Python Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Data Scientist
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) NumPy
2 17 (68.00%) Pandas
3 10 (40.00%) D3.js
4 6 (24.00%) Pyramid
5 5 (20.00%) scikit-learn
5 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.00%) Cascalog
5 5 (20.00%) Matplotlib
5 5 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (12.00%) htmlwidgets
7 2 (8.00%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (4.00%) Esper
8 1 (4.00%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
2 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (36.00%) Hedge funds
4 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) Open Source
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Analytics
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) User Stories
5 5 (20.00%) Coaching
5 5 (20.00%) Systematic Trading
5 5 (20.00%) Data Munging
5 5 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Use Case
5 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) R
3 8 (32.00%) VBA
4 5 (20.00%) Clojure
4 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Tableau