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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SciPy
London / City of London
Rank 214 258 310
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +52
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 9 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £75,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £81,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £32,000 -
% change year-on-year
+46.87% -

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
1883 2434 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.52% 35.95% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 2152 3010
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SciPy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the City of London

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SciPy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SciPy.

1 25 (100.00%) Python
1 25 (100.00%) NumPy
2 18 (72.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) Degree
3 16 (64.00%) Pandas
4 14 (56.00%) C++
5 11 (44.00%) C
5 11 (44.00%) IPython
6 10 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (40.00%) Unix
6 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 10 (40.00%) High Availability
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) High-Frequency Trading
8 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (28.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (20.00%) C#
9 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) PhD
10 4 (16.00%) STL
10 4 (16.00%) Front Office
10 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
10 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
10 4 (16.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (16.00%) Django
10 4 (16.00%) Analytics

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (44.00%) IPython
2 2 (8.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) KDB
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Front Office
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Data Scientist
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front Arena Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) NumPy
2 16 (64.00%) Pandas
3 4 (16.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (16.00%) Django
3 4 (16.00%) STL
4 3 (12.00%) Flask
4 3 (12.00%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (8.00%) Celery
5 2 (8.00%) scikit-learn
6 1 (4.00%) Akka
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Esper
6 1 (4.00%) Pyramid
6 1 (4.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) Fintech
4 2 (8.00%) PMI
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) High Availability
1 10 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (28.00%) High-Frequency Trading
2 7 (28.00%) Low Latency
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Systematic Trading
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
7 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) R
8 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.00%) Cython
9 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) PhD
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle