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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 858 870 881
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 39 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.018% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.094% 0.045% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 4
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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
London +48 39 £60,000 -20.00% 2
England +17 39 £60,000 -20.00% 4
City of London +48 18 £62,500 +92.30%

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 68 (95.77%) Python
2 57 (80.28%) Pandas
3 55 (77.46%) NumPy
4 39 (54.93%) Visualisation
5 35 (49.30%) Finance
5 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (47.89%) Hedge funds
7 32 (45.07%) Open Source
7 32 (45.07%) Linux
8 27 (38.03%) Analytics
9 24 (33.80%) D3.js
9 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
10 23 (32.39%) Unit Testing
10 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (32.39%) SQL
11 21 (29.58%) R
11 21 (29.58%) Algorithms
12 20 (28.17%) C++
12 20 (28.17%) Java
13 18 (25.35%) Systematic Trading
13 18 (25.35%) Pyramid
14 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
14 17 (23.94%) Statistics
14 17 (23.94%) OO
15 16 (22.54%) Windows
15 16 (22.54%) C
15 16 (22.54%) Front Office
16 15 (21.13%) Maven
16 15 (21.13%) Apache Pig

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (21.13%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.41%) Weka
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon S3
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon EMR
2 12 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) Apache Hive
1 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
1 15 (21.13%) Impala
2 12 (16.90%) Mahout
2 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.04%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.63%) KDB
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) Maven
3 14 (19.72%) Yeoman
3 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.82%) Trac
4 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.82%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 35 (49.30%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Front Office
3 9 (12.68%) Back Office
4 4 (5.63%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 37 (52.11%) Python Developer
3 16 (22.54%) Data Scientist
4 14 (19.72%) Quantitative Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Junior
5 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Junior Python Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Python Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Junior Quantitative Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Python/Django Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Programmer
11 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Data Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Quantitative Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Research Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Data Modeller
12 1 (1.41%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (80.28%) Pandas
2 55 (77.46%) NumPy
3 24 (33.80%) D3.js
4 18 (25.35%) Pyramid
5 14 (19.72%) Cascalog
6 11 (15.49%) Matplotlib
6 11 (15.49%) Natural Language Processing
7 8 (11.27%) Highcharts JS
7 8 (11.27%) HTML
8 5 (7.04%) Django
8 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.63%) CSS
10 3 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (4.23%) Esper
11 2 (2.82%) OpenMP
11 2 (2.82%) OpenCV
12 1 (1.41%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.93%) Visualisation
2 34 (47.89%) Hedge funds
3 32 (45.07%) Open Source
4 21 (29.58%) Algorithms
5 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
5 17 (23.94%) Statistics
6 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
6 5 (7.04%) Equities
7 4 (5.63%) Physics
8 2 (2.82%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.82%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.41%) BBC
9 1 (1.41%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.41%) Economics
9 1 (1.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Debian
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Analytics
3 23 (32.39%) Unit Testing
3 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (25.35%) Systematic Trading
5 17 (23.94%) OO
6 15 (21.13%) Time Series Analysis
7 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
8 13 (18.31%) User Stories
8 13 (18.31%) Use Case
8 13 (18.31%) Coaching
9 12 (16.90%) Refactoring
10 11 (15.49%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (15.49%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (15.49%) Data Munging
11 10 (14.08%) Web Development
11 10 (14.08%) TDD
12 9 (12.68%) BDD
13 8 (11.27%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (8.45%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) Python
2 23 (32.39%) SQL
3 21 (29.58%) R
4 20 (28.17%) C++
4 20 (28.17%) Java
5 16 (22.54%) C
6 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.72%) VBA
8 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
9 12 (16.90%) Clojure
10 4 (5.63%) MATLAB
11 3 (4.23%) C#
12 2 (2.82%) Perl
13 1 (1.41%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) PhD
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Intel
3 1 (1.41%) Minitab
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