The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Scientist
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
Data Scientist
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
995 1395 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.79% 98.73% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1185 692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Data Scientist Salary Trend in East Sussex

Data Scientist
Top 5 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) R