The table below looks at the statistics for Numerical Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Numerical Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Numerical Analysis
Rank 939 929 932
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Numerical Analysis 12 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.013% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Average salary £90,000 £34,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+158.99% -40.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £30,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £41,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £40,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Numerical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Numerical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis within the UK.

Numerical Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Numerical Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
England +9 8 £90,000 +158.99%
London +4 6 £112,500 +251.56%
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
City of London +57 1 £135,000 +357.62%
East of England +2 1 £62,500 +61.29%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -

Numerical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Numerical Analysis also 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 that cited Numerical Analysis.

1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Analytics
4 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
4 11 (39.29%) Hedge funds
4 11 (39.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (39.29%) Equities
5 9 (32.14%) PhD
5 9 (32.14%) R
5 9 (32.14%) Machine Learning
6 8 (28.57%) Data Mining
6 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Statistics
8 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Validation
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Basel II
10 4 (14.29%) Web Development
10 4 (14.29%) Line Management
10 4 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
10 4 (14.29%) Stress Testing
11 3 (10.71%) NumPy
11 3 (10.71%) MongoDB

Numerical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Numerical Analysis also 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 that cited Numerical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Data Scientist
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Data Scientist
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Fund Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) JSON
1 3 (10.71%) NumPy
1 3 (10.71%) Pandas
2 2 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (3.57%) D3.js
3 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
1 11 (39.29%) Equities
1 11 (39.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 11 (39.29%) Hedge funds
2 6 (21.43%) Statistics
3 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Derivative
4 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.14%) Pricing Data
6 1 (3.57%) Biology
6 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.57%) Fintech
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Analytics
2 9 (32.14%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Line Management
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Stress Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Information Security
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) OOD
9 1 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading
9 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) R
3 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) PhD
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Basel II
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
2 3 (10.71%) Reuters
3 2 (7.14%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau