The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 843 849 885
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 38 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.049% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 7
Average salary £64,250 £100,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.75% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £64,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 8 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 1 August 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
England -42 38 £64,250 -35.75% 2
London -13 33 £70,000 -30.00% 2
City of London -5 5 £71,750 +24.78% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £32,500 -
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 85 (95.51%) Python
2 75 (84.27%) NumPy
3 41 (46.07%) Open Source
4 39 (43.82%) OO
5 36 (40.45%) R
6 33 (37.08%) Visualisation
6 33 (37.08%) Finance
7 32 (35.96%) Linux
7 32 (35.96%) Statistics
8 29 (32.58%) Java
9 28 (31.46%) C++
10 27 (30.34%) MATLAB
11 26 (29.21%) SQL
11 26 (29.21%) Hedge funds
12 23 (25.84%) PhD
12 23 (25.84%) Maven
13 21 (23.60%) Statistical Analysis
13 21 (23.60%) C
14 20 (22.47%) Hadoop
15 19 (21.35%) Physics
16 18 (20.22%) Mathematics
16 18 (20.22%) Analytics
17 17 (19.10%) MongoDB
17 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (17.98%) Django
18 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
18 16 (17.98%) Data Analysis
18 16 (17.98%) Front Office
19 14 (15.73%) VBA
19 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (15.73%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.12%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (15.73%) Amazon S3
1 14 (15.73%) Amazon EMR
2 13 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) Hadoop
2 17 (19.10%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.73%) Apache Hive
3 14 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.73%) Impala
4 13 (14.61%) Mahout
4 13 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.62%) Big Data
7 4 (4.49%) KDB
8 3 (3.37%) Redis
8 3 (3.37%) Text Mining
9 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Maven
2 13 (14.61%) Yeoman
3 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Front Office
3 7 (7.87%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) Games
6 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Developer
2 58 (65.17%) Python Developer
3 22 (24.72%) Data Scientist
4 18 (20.22%) Quantitative Developer
5 16 (17.98%) Senior Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Senior Python Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Python/Django Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Data Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Data Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Quantitative Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Junior
10 2 (2.25%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Junior Python Developer
11 1 (1.12%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (84.27%) NumPy
2 16 (17.98%) Django
3 13 (14.61%) Natural Language Processing
4 10 (11.24%) D3.js
5 8 (8.99%) Matplotlib
6 6 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (5.62%) Flask
8 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.49%) Esper
9 2 (2.25%) STL
9 2 (2.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.12%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (46.07%) Open Source
2 33 (37.08%) Visualisation
3 32 (35.96%) Statistics
4 26 (29.21%) Hedge funds
5 19 (21.35%) Physics
6 18 (20.22%) Mathematics
7 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.25%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.96%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) OO
2 21 (23.60%) Statistical Analysis
3 18 (20.22%) Analytics
4 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
5 16 (17.98%) Data Analysis
6 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (14.61%) User Stories
8 12 (13.48%) Risk Management
8 12 (13.48%) Use Case
9 11 (12.36%) Statistical Modelling
9 11 (12.36%) Numerical Analysis
9 11 (12.36%) Automated Testing
10 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
10 10 (11.24%) Data Munging
10 10 (11.24%) Machine Learning
11 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.87%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (7.87%) TDD
13 5 (5.62%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 85 (95.51%) Python
2 36 (40.45%) R
3 29 (32.58%) Java
4 28 (31.46%) C++
5 27 (30.34%) MATLAB
6 26 (29.21%) SQL
7 21 (23.60%) C
8 14 (15.73%) VBA
8 14 (15.73%) Erlang
9 12 (13.48%) Clojure
9 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.25%) C#
12 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) PhD
2 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle
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