The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 847 874 882
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 31 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.019% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.045% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 3
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SciPy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SciPy
Salary Trend

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

SciPy Salary Trend in the UK

SciPy
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SciPy over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
London +14 31 £65,000 -13.33% 4
England +8 31 £65,000 -13.33% 5
City of London +12 12 £65,000 +23.80% 1

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SciPy 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 SciPy.

1 64 (96.97%) Python
2 53 (80.30%) Pandas
3 47 (71.21%) NumPy
4 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (54.55%) Visualisation
6 33 (50.00%) Hedge funds
6 33 (50.00%) Finance
7 30 (45.45%) Analytics
8 28 (42.42%) Git (software)
9 26 (39.39%) D3.js
10 25 (37.88%) Unit Testing
10 25 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (37.88%) SQL
11 24 (36.36%) Linux
12 23 (34.85%) Open Source
13 21 (31.82%) R
14 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (28.79%) Time Series Analysis
15 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
16 18 (27.27%) Apache Hive
16 18 (27.27%) MongoDB
16 18 (27.27%) Apache Pig
16 18 (27.27%) Impala
17 17 (25.76%) Cascalog
17 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
17 17 (25.76%) Amazon EMR
17 17 (25.76%) Vagrant
17 17 (25.76%) Yeoman
17 17 (25.76%) Bash Shell
17 17 (25.76%) VirtualBox

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SciPy 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 SciPy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.27%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.52%) Weka
2 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon EMR
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon S3
2 16 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) Apache Hive
1 18 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 18 (27.27%) Impala
2 16 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 16 (24.24%) Mahout
3 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.06%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) KDB
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.76%) Yeoman
3 9 (13.64%) Maven
4 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) LabVIEW
5 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.03%) Trac
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Front Office
3 8 (12.12%) Back Office
4 6 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (65.15%) Developer
2 30 (45.45%) Python Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Data Scientist
4 14 (21.21%) Quantitative Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Junior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Junior
6 7 (10.61%) Junior Python Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Junior Quantitative Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Programmer
9 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Research Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Data Modeller
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Data Modeller
10 1 (1.52%) Quantitative Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (80.30%) Pandas
2 47 (71.21%) NumPy
3 26 (39.39%) D3.js
4 17 (25.76%) Cascalog
5 15 (22.73%) Natural Language Processing
6 12 (18.18%) Pyramid
7 10 (15.15%) Matplotlib
8 8 (12.12%) HTML
8 8 (12.12%) Highcharts JS
9 4 (6.06%) CSS
10 3 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.03%) OpenMP
11 2 (3.03%) OpenCV
12 1 (1.52%) Django
12 1 (1.52%) Esper
12 1 (1.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 33 (50.00%) Hedge funds
3 23 (34.85%) Open Source
4 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
6 16 (24.24%) Algorithms
7 13 (19.70%) Statistics
8 7 (10.61%) Equities
9 6 (9.09%) Physics
10 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
11 2 (3.03%) Grid Computing
11 2 (3.03%) GPGPU
12 1 (1.52%) BBC
12 1 (1.52%) Economics
12 1 (1.52%) Derivative
12 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Debian
3 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) Analytics
3 25 (37.88%) Unit Testing
3 25 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (28.79%) Time Series Analysis
5 16 (24.24%) Use Case
5 16 (24.24%) User Stories
5 16 (24.24%) Coaching
6 15 (22.73%) Data Munging
6 15 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
6 15 (22.73%) Statistical Analysis
7 12 (18.18%) Web Development
7 12 (18.18%) OO
7 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.67%) Systematic Trading
9 10 (15.15%) TDD
9 10 (15.15%) Refactoring
10 9 (13.64%) BDD
11 7 (10.61%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (10.61%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) Python
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) R
4 17 (25.76%) Bash Shell
4 17 (25.76%) VBA
4 17 (25.76%) C++
4 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
5 16 (24.24%) Java
6 15 (22.73%) Clojure
7 12 (18.18%) C
8 5 (7.58%) C#
9 3 (4.55%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.52%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) PhD
2 10 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (1.52%) Minitab
3 1 (1.52%) Google
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