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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 286 319 318
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 10 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £75,000 £52,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - -
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
3378 4384 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.62% 37.36% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 3806 4187
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 £37,500 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 18 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (94.44%) NumPy
3 11 (61.11%) Algorithms
4 10 (55.56%) Pandas
5 9 (50.00%) Hedge funds
5 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (44.44%) Statistical Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Front Office
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) Pyramid
9 5 (27.78%) Systematic Trading
9 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
9 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
9 5 (27.78%) KDB
9 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
9 5 (27.78%) Maven
10 4 (22.22%) C++
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (16.67%) D3.js
11 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 3 (16.67%) SQL
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) KDB
3 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.56%) Mahout
5 1 (5.56%) Impala
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (38.89%) Front Office
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Python Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Python Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) NumPy
2 10 (55.56%) Pandas
3 6 (33.33%) Pyramid
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) D3.js
6 2 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (11.11%) Matplotlib
7 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (5.56%) Esper
7 1 (5.56%) Flask
7 1 (5.56%) Cascalog
7 1 (5.56%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Algorithms
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (27.78%) Systematic Trading
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) Data Munging
7 1 (5.56%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Market Making
7 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Clojure
4 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
City, London
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