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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 322 317 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £56,500 £110,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 - £70,000
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
4361 4532 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.32% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4084 4685
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the City of London

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) NumPy
1 6 (85.71%) Pandas
2 4 (57.14%) Matplotlib
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) STL
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) D3.js
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 1 (14.29%) Clojure
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) KDB
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Python Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Quantitative Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) NumPy
1 6 (85.71%) Pandas
2 4 (57.14%) Matplotlib
3 2 (28.57%) D3.js
3 2 (28.57%) STL
3 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Cascalog
4 1 (14.29%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Markov Chain
3 1 (14.29%) Gibbs Sampling
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle