The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Scientist
Rank 251 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -22.58%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Scientist
England

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 15 £37,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 - 3
Data Scientist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title.

1 34 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 33 (86.84%) Degree
3 27 (71.05%) Statistics
4 26 (68.42%) Machine Learning
5 22 (57.89%) Data Mining
5 22 (57.89%) C#
5 22 (57.89%) C++
5 22 (57.89%) Java
6 21 (55.26%) .NET
6 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
6 21 (55.26%) Physics
7 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
8 16 (42.11%) Signal Processing
9 9 (23.68%) Statistical Modelling
10 7 (18.42%) Analytics
10 7 (18.42%) QA
11 6 (15.79%) PhD
11 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
12 5 (13.16%) SAS
12 5 (13.16%) Advertising
12 5 (13.16%) Operations Research
12 5 (13.16%) Marketing
12 5 (13.16%) Web Marketing
12 5 (13.16%) Pay per click
12 5 (13.16%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (13.16%) Business Analytics
13 2 (5.26%) Big Data
14 1 (2.63%) Games
14 1 (2.63%) Information Security
14 1 (2.63%) Retail

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 5 (13.16%) Advertising
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
1 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 27 (71.05%) Statistics
3 21 (55.26%) Physics
4 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (13.16%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Machine Learning
2 16 (42.11%) Signal Processing
3 9 (23.68%) Statistical Modelling
4 7 (18.42%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.16%) Pay per click
6 5 (13.16%) Operations Research
6 5 (13.16%) Web Marketing
6 5 (13.16%) Business Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
1 22 (57.89%) C++
1 22 (57.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (86.84%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + Extensive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Competitive salary based on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago