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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 856 863 866
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 37 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.039% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 7
Average salary £65,000 £100,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £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
44926 43169 48566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.01% 39.68% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38208 37489 43042
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 £28,000
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -9 37 £65,000 -35.00% 2
London -15 32 £70,000 -30.00% 2
City of London -6 4 £80,000 +39.13%
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 22 July 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 83 (96.51%) Python
2 74 (86.05%) NumPy
3 37 (43.02%) OO
3 37 (43.02%) Open Source
4 36 (41.86%) R
5 32 (37.21%) Finance
6 30 (34.88%) Statistics
7 29 (33.72%) Linux
7 29 (33.72%) Visualisation
8 28 (32.56%) MATLAB
9 27 (31.40%) C++
9 27 (31.40%) Java
10 25 (29.07%) SQL
11 24 (27.91%) Hedge funds
12 23 (26.74%) PhD
13 21 (24.42%) Maven
14 20 (23.26%) Statistical Analysis
15 19 (22.09%) C
15 19 (22.09%) Hadoop
15 19 (22.09%) Physics
16 18 (20.93%) Mathematics
17 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
17 16 (18.60%) Front Office
17 16 (18.60%) Django
17 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (18.60%) Analytics
17 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
18 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
19 14 (16.28%) Erlang

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (13.95%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.16%) Tornado
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon S3
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) Hadoop
2 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.95%) Apache Hive
4 12 (13.95%) Mahout
4 12 (13.95%) Impala
4 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.98%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.65%) Big Data
6 4 (4.65%) KDB
7 3 (3.49%) Redis
7 3 (3.49%) Text Mining
8 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Maven
2 11 (12.79%) Yeoman
3 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (37.21%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Front Office
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (70.93%) Developer
2 56 (65.12%) Python Developer
3 21 (24.42%) Data Scientist
4 18 (20.93%) Quantitative Developer
5 15 (17.44%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior Python Developer
7 10 (11.63%) Python/Django Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Data Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Data Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Quantitative Developer
10 2 (2.33%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Junior Python Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Junior
11 1 (1.16%) Lead Programmer
11 1 (1.16%) Programmer
11 1 (1.16%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.16%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (86.05%) NumPy
2 16 (18.60%) Django
3 12 (13.95%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (9.30%) D3.js
4 8 (9.30%) Matplotlib
5 6 (6.98%) Flask
5 6 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.65%) Esper
7 2 (2.33%) STL
7 2 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.16%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.02%) Open Source
2 30 (34.88%) Statistics
3 29 (33.72%) Visualisation
4 24 (27.91%) Hedge funds
5 19 (22.09%) Physics
6 18 (20.93%) Mathematics
7 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.33%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) OO
2 20 (23.26%) Statistical Analysis
3 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
3 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (18.60%) Analytics
4 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
5 11 (12.79%) User Stories
5 11 (12.79%) Machine Learning
6 10 (11.63%) Use Case
6 10 (11.63%) Numerical Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 9 (10.47%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.47%) Data Munging
8 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.14%) TDD
10 6 (6.98%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (5.81%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (96.51%) Python
2 36 (41.86%) R
3 28 (32.56%) MATLAB
4 27 (31.40%) C++
4 27 (31.40%) Java
5 25 (29.07%) SQL
6 19 (22.09%) C
7 14 (16.28%) Erlang
8 12 (13.95%) VBA
9 11 (12.79%) Clojure
9 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.33%) C#
12 1 (1.16%) Scala
12 1 (1.16%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) PhD
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle
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