The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Data Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Scientist
Rank 250 254 275
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.070% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.073% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £64,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Data Scientist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6251 6878 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.79% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5739 6361
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Data Scientist Salary Trend in the East of England

Data Scientist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Data Scientist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Data Scientist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £62,500 +21.95% 3
Suffolk - 2 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 £35,000 -
Data Scientist
England

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East of England region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Python
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 7 (58.33%) Machine Learning
3 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Big Data
6 4 (33.33%) R
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (33.33%) Spotfire
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (33.33%) ETL
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) VBA
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) Lumira
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (33.33%) Spotfire
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Presto
3 2 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) D3.js
2 2 (16.67%) MLlib
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (8.33%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 7 (58.33%) Machine Learning
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
6 2 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (8.33%) Behavioural Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Deep Learning
7 1 (8.33%) Distributed Algorithms
7 1 (8.33%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) R
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Clojure
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) Cognos
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
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