The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 17 April 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Scientist
Rank 223 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.075% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.077% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Data Scientist
England

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Scientist Salary Trend in the South West

Data Scientist
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 1 £45,000 - 1
Data Scientist
England

Data Scientist
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) Data Mining
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Predictive Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) Clojure
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Hive
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) R
2 6 (85.71%) MapReduce
2 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Erlang
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) Data Mining
2 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) MapReduce
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Clojure
1 6 (85.71%) R
2 1 (14.29%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago