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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 867 843 895
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +52
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 34 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.025% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.076% 0.064% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 3
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 - £70,000

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
44832 42231 47658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.27% 39.38% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37729 36573 41998
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 21 August 2014 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 5 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 21 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 -17 34 £70,000 -30.00% 1
London -13 33 £70,000 -30.00% 1
City of London -11 5 £60,000 -45.45%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 89 (94.68%) Python
2 78 (82.98%) NumPy
3 76 (80.85%) Pandas
4 46 (48.94%) Open Source
5 42 (44.68%) OO
6 38 (40.43%) Visualisation
7 37 (39.36%) Linux
7 37 (39.36%) R
8 36 (38.30%) Finance
8 36 (38.30%) Statistics
9 32 (34.04%) Java
10 31 (32.98%) C++
11 30 (31.91%) Hedge funds
12 29 (30.85%) SQL
13 28 (29.79%) Pyramid
14 26 (27.66%) MATLAB
14 26 (27.66%) Maven
15 24 (25.53%) C
16 22 (23.40%) PhD
16 22 (23.40%) Statistical Analysis
17 21 (22.34%) Hadoop
18 20 (21.28%) Analytics
19 19 (20.21%) Physics
19 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (20.21%) MongoDB
20 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
21 17 (18.09%) Front Office
21 17 (18.09%) Mathematics
22 16 (17.02%) VBA
22 16 (17.02%) Django

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 16 (17.02%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (17.02%) Amazon S3
1 16 (17.02%) Amazon EMR
2 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) Hadoop
2 19 (20.21%) MongoDB
3 16 (17.02%) Apache Hive
3 16 (17.02%) Impala
4 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
4 14 (14.89%) Mahout
4 14 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.45%) Data Mining
6 6 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.38%) Big Data
7 5 (5.32%) KDB
8 3 (3.19%) Text Mining
8 3 (3.19%) Redis
9 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (27.66%) Maven
2 15 (15.96%) Yeoman
3 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (38.30%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Front Office
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Games
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (71.28%) Developer
2 61 (64.89%) Python Developer
3 24 (25.53%) Data Scientist
4 19 (20.21%) Quantitative Developer
5 17 (18.09%) Senior Developer
6 14 (14.89%) Senior Python Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Python/Django Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Data Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Quantitative Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Data Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Junior
10 3 (3.19%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.13%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Junior Python Developer
12 1 (1.06%) Junior Quantitative Developer
12 1 (1.06%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (82.98%) NumPy
2 76 (80.85%) Pandas
3 28 (29.79%) Pyramid
4 16 (17.02%) Django
5 14 (14.89%) Natural Language Processing
5 14 (14.89%) Cascalog
6 12 (12.77%) D3.js
7 6 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (6.38%) Matplotlib
8 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.32%) Flask
9 4 (4.26%) Esper
10 2 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (2.13%) STL
11 1 (1.06%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (48.94%) Open Source
2 38 (40.43%) Visualisation
3 36 (38.30%) Statistics
4 30 (31.91%) Hedge funds
5 19 (20.21%) Physics
6 17 (18.09%) Mathematics
7 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.32%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.06%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.06%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) OO
2 22 (23.40%) Statistical Analysis
3 20 (21.28%) Analytics
4 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
6 15 (15.96%) Data Analysis
6 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.89%) User Stories
8 13 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
8 13 (13.83%) Time Series Analysis
8 13 (13.83%) Risk Management
8 13 (13.83%) Use Case
9 12 (12.77%) Numerical Analysis
9 12 (12.77%) Automated Testing
10 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
10 11 (11.70%) Data Munging
11 10 (10.64%) Machine Learning
12 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
13 8 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
13 8 (8.51%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 89 (94.68%) Python
2 37 (39.36%) R
3 32 (34.04%) Java
4 31 (32.98%) C++
5 29 (30.85%) SQL
6 26 (27.66%) MATLAB
7 24 (25.53%) C
8 16 (17.02%) VBA
9 13 (13.83%) Bash Shell
9 13 (13.83%) Clojure
9 13 (13.83%) Erlang
10 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.13%) C#
12 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) PhD
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle
2 1 (1.06%) Minitab
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