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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 296 299 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.070% 0.029% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.077% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £35,000
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
3270 3897 4212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.71% 38.00% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 3363 3824
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 27 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (77.78%) Pandas
3 18 (66.67%) NumPy
3 18 (66.67%) R
3 18 (66.67%) Analytics
3 18 (66.67%) Visualisation
4 17 (62.96%) D3.js
5 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (51.85%) Unit Testing
6 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
8 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
9 11 (40.74%) VBA
9 11 (40.74%) Hedge funds
10 10 (37.04%) Matplotlib
10 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 10 (37.04%) Finance
11 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
11 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (33.33%) Mahout
11 9 (33.33%) Apache Pig
11 9 (33.33%) Impala
11 9 (33.33%) Apache Hive
11 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (29.63%) Coaching
12 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
12 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
12 8 (29.63%) VirtualBox
12 8 (29.63%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (29.63%) Clojure

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 9 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (33.33%) Mahout
1 9 (33.33%) Impala
2 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Spotfire
3 3 (11.11%) QlikView
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Yeoman
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Front Office
2 6 (22.22%) Back Office
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Python Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Data Scientist
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Python Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) Pandas
2 18 (66.67%) NumPy
3 17 (62.96%) D3.js
4 10 (37.04%) Matplotlib
5 8 (29.63%) Natural Language Processing
5 8 (29.63%) Cascalog
6 6 (22.22%) Highcharts JS
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) STL
8 1 (3.70%) Django
8 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 11 (40.74%) Hedge funds
3 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (29.63%) Open Source
5 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
7 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.41%) Equities
8 1 (3.70%) Economics
8 1 (3.70%) Derivative
8 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Analytics
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Unit Testing
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Use Case
4 8 (29.63%) Statistical Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 8 (29.63%) Data Munging
4 8 (29.63%) Time Series Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) Coaching
4 8 (29.63%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 6 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) R
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) VBA
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
6 8 (29.63%) Clojure
7 2 (7.41%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) C#
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Tableau