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 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
SciPy
Rank 845 911 930
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +19
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 106 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.077% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 90 24 18
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £115,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 - £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
38577 38855 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 37.16% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33292 33449 35638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 12 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 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
(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 +83 105 £67,500 +3.84% 17
London +64 92 £70,000 +7.69% 14
Plymouth - 6 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £67,500 - 2
Devon - 6 £32,000 -
South West - 6 £32,000 -
South East - 6 £67,500 - 2
City of London +49 3 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Oxford - 2 £72,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 168 (96.55%) Python
2 137 (78.74%) NumPy
3 117 (67.24%) Pandas
4 83 (47.70%) Computer Science
5 82 (47.13%) Finance
6 70 (40.23%) SQL
7 67 (38.51%) MongoDB
7 67 (38.51%) Visualisation
8 64 (36.78%) C++
9 57 (32.76%) Open Source
10 56 (32.18%) Algorithms
11 55 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (31.61%) Java
12 54 (31.03%) Linux
12 54 (31.03%) PhD
13 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (30.46%) Git (software)
13 53 (30.46%) Hedge funds
14 52 (29.89%) Statistics
14 52 (29.89%) Mathematics
15 50 (28.74%) Unit Testing
15 50 (28.74%) Machine Learning
16 49 (28.16%) R
16 49 (28.16%) PostgreSQL
17 48 (27.59%) Big Data
18 47 (27.01%) Analytics
19 46 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
19 46 (26.44%) scikit-learn
19 46 (26.44%) NoSQL
20 45 (25.86%) Degree

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (17.24%) Apache Pig
2 27 (15.52%) Apache
3 26 (14.94%) Apache Spark
4 13 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.30%) Node.js
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.57%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.41%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.94%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (14.94%) Amazon EMR
2 26 (14.94%) Amazon S3
3 9 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (38.51%) MongoDB
2 49 (28.16%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (27.59%) Big Data
4 46 (26.44%) NoSQL
5 38 (21.84%) Hadoop
6 34 (19.54%) Apache Hive
7 29 (16.67%) Mahout
8 26 (14.94%) Impala
9 25 (14.37%) Neo4j
10 24 (13.79%) Data Mining
11 12 (6.90%) KDB
12 8 (4.60%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (2.30%) Redis
14 3 (1.72%) Flink
14 3 (1.72%) MySQL
14 3 (1.72%) SQL Server
15 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
15 2 (1.15%) Text Mining
16 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (30.46%) Git (software)
2 33 (18.97%) Maven
3 26 (14.94%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.94%) Vagrant
3 26 (14.94%) Yeoman
4 13 (7.47%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (47.13%) Finance
2 23 (13.22%) Front Office
3 15 (8.62%) Retail
3 15 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.90%) Banking
4 12 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.90%) Marketing
5 3 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (55.17%) Developer
2 84 (48.28%) Python Developer
3 38 (21.84%) Data Scientist
4 23 (13.22%) Analyst
5 22 (12.64%) Junior
5 22 (12.64%) Quantitative Developer
6 20 (11.49%) Junior Developer
7 19 (10.92%) Junior Python Developer
8 17 (9.77%) Data Analyst
9 13 (7.47%) Linux Developer
10 10 (5.75%) C++ Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) Data Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) Machine Learning Developer
11 7 (4.02%) Principal Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.45%) Systems Developer
13 5 (2.87%) SQL Analyst
13 5 (2.87%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (78.74%) NumPy
2 117 (67.24%) Pandas
3 46 (26.44%) scikit-learn
4 45 (25.86%) D3.js
5 44 (25.29%) Natural Language Processing
5 44 (25.29%) Pyramid
6 43 (24.71%) AngularJS
7 31 (17.82%) Esper
8 26 (14.94%) Cascalog
9 14 (8.05%) Flask
9 14 (8.05%) HTML
10 13 (7.47%) CSS
10 13 (7.47%) Highcharts JS
10 13 (7.47%) Kafka
10 13 (7.47%) Matplotlib
10 13 (7.47%) PostGIS
11 10 (5.75%) CoreNLP
12 7 (4.02%) Celery
13 4 (2.30%) MLlib
13 4 (2.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 83 (47.70%) Computer Science
2 67 (38.51%) Visualisation
3 56 (32.18%) Algorithms
4 53 (30.46%) Hedge funds
5 52 (29.89%) Mathematics
5 52 (29.89%) Statistics
6 46 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (15.52%) Physics
8 11 (6.32%) Fintech
9 9 (5.17%) Blog
10 7 (4.02%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (2.87%) Client/Server
13 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
13 4 (2.30%) Neural Network
14 3 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
15 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.03%) Linux
2 13 (7.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.76%) Open Source
2 55 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (28.74%) Machine Learning
4 50 (28.74%) Unit Testing
5 47 (27.01%) Analytics
6 43 (24.71%) Software Engineering
7 35 (20.11%) Data Visualisation
8 34 (19.54%) Time Series Analysis
9 32 (18.39%) OO
10 28 (16.09%) Statistical Analysis
11 26 (14.94%) Data Analysis
11 26 (14.94%) Data Analytics
12 25 (14.37%) Data Munging
13 22 (12.64%) Refactoring
13 22 (12.64%) User Stories
14 21 (12.07%) Systematic Trading
15 19 (10.92%) Quantitative Trading
15 19 (10.92%) TDD
16 14 (8.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (96.55%) Python
2 70 (40.23%) SQL
3 64 (36.78%) C++
4 55 (31.61%) Java
5 49 (28.16%) R
6 35 (20.11%) C
7 30 (17.24%) Clojure
7 30 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 26 (14.94%) Bash Shell
8 26 (14.94%) VBA
9 23 (13.22%) MATLAB
10 16 (9.20%) C#
11 7 (4.02%) Scala
12 4 (2.30%) Cython
12 4 (2.30%) Haskell
13 3 (1.72%) Perl
13 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (31.03%) PhD
2 45 (25.86%) Degree
3 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (14.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (17.82%) Oracle
2 8 (4.60%) Facebook
3 5 (2.87%) Tableau
4 3 (1.72%) Google
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.15%) Sybase
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