The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Devon region that had Data Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Scientist
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 22 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Data Scientist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 402 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.41% 95.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 295 341 400
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region that featured Data Scientist in the job title.

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the Devon region.

Data Scientist Salary Trend in Devon

Data Scientist
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Data Scientist Salary Histogram in Devon

Data Scientist
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 21 £50,000 -
Data Scientist
South West

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL
1 34 (100.00%) Python
2 31 (91.18%) Degree
2 31 (91.18%) C++
2 31 (91.18%) Java
2 31 (91.18%) SAS
2 31 (91.18%) SPSS
2 31 (91.18%) MATLAB
2 31 (91.18%) R
2 31 (91.18%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (82.35%) PhD
4 27 (79.41%) Apache Spark
5 26 (76.47%) Hadoop
6 25 (73.53%) Data Mining
7 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
7 24 (70.59%) Scala
7 24 (70.59%) Finance
7 24 (70.59%) Machine Learning
7 24 (70.59%) Data Analytics
7 24 (70.59%) Analytics
8 23 (67.65%) Apache Pig
8 23 (67.65%) Apache Hive
9 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.76%) Physics
11 3 (8.82%) Big Data
11 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.82%) Statistics
11 3 (8.82%) Postgraduate
12 1 (2.94%) NoSQL

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 31 (91.18%) SAS
2 27 (79.41%) Apache Spark
3 23 (67.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 31 (91.18%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) Hadoop
2 25 (73.53%) Data Mining
3 23 (67.65%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.82%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 31 (91.18%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.76%) Physics
5 3 (8.82%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Analytics
1 24 (70.59%) Data Analytics
1 24 (70.59%) Machine Learning
2 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Python
1 34 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (91.18%) C++
2 31 (91.18%) Java
2 31 (91.18%) MATLAB
2 31 (91.18%) R
3 24 (70.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Degree
2 28 (82.35%) PhD
3 3 (8.82%) Postgraduate