The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 848 911 953
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +42
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 68 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.053% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.14% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 65 50 42
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -31.76%

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
37885 42044 47296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.94% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32928 35939 40488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SciPy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 68 £80,000 +6.66% 4
London +57 58 £80,000 +6.66% 2
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
Oxford - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
South East - 3 - - 2
City of London +47 1 £82,500 +10.00% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £45,000 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing SciPy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SciPy.

1 147 (98.00%) Python
2 112 (74.67%) NumPy
3 108 (72.00%) Pandas
4 91 (60.67%) Finance
5 87 (58.00%) Computer Science
6 64 (42.67%) PhD
6 64 (42.67%) SQL
7 61 (40.67%) Degree
7 61 (40.67%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (40.67%) Visualisation
8 55 (36.67%) Analytics
9 53 (35.33%) Machine Learning
10 52 (34.67%) Mathematics
11 51 (34.00%) Linux
11 51 (34.00%) MongoDB
11 51 (34.00%) Algorithms
12 50 (33.33%) Unit Testing
13 48 (32.00%) R
14 46 (30.67%) scikit-learn
14 46 (30.67%) Statistics
15 45 (30.00%) C++
15 45 (30.00%) Git (software)
15 45 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
16 44 (29.33%) Open Source
17 41 (27.33%) Big Data
18 40 (26.67%) D3.js
19 39 (26.00%) Software Engineering
20 38 (25.33%) Data Analysis
20 38 (25.33%) PostgreSQL

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (21.33%) Apache Pig
2 27 (18.00%) Apache Spark
3 18 (12.00%) Apache
4 10 (6.67%) SAS
5 9 (6.00%) IPython
5 9 (6.00%) Jupyter
6 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.67%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) SPSS
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.67%) Weka
4 3 (2.00%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 45 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (22.67%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (20.67%) Amazon S3
4 27 (18.00%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (4.67%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (2.67%) Route 53
7 3 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) AMQP
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) IPv4
2 1 (0.67%) MQTT
2 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (34.00%) MongoDB
2 41 (27.33%) Big Data
3 38 (25.33%) Hadoop
3 38 (25.33%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (24.67%) Apache Hive
5 28 (18.67%) Neo4j
6 27 (18.00%) Impala
6 27 (18.00%) Mahout
7 25 (16.67%) Data Mining
8 21 (14.00%) NoSQL
9 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (9.33%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (9.33%) KDB
11 10 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (6.67%) MySQL
12 7 (4.67%) QlikView
13 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
14 2 (1.33%) CouchDB
14 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (18.00%) Vagrant
2 27 (18.00%) Yeoman
3 14 (9.33%) Maven
4 4 (2.67%) GDB
4 4 (2.67%) Valgrind
5 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.67%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) Selenium
5 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (60.67%) Finance
2 26 (17.33%) Front Office
3 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 18 (12.00%) Banking
5 17 (11.33%) Retail
6 14 (9.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.67%) Games
8 5 (3.33%) Marketing
9 3 (2.00%) Advertising
10 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (43.33%) Developer
2 46 (30.67%) Data Scientist
3 44 (29.33%) Python Developer
4 29 (19.33%) C++ Developer
5 17 (11.33%) Quantitative Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Analytics Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) Data Consultant
7 13 (8.67%) Linux Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
9 9 (6.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Head of IT
10 8 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Head of Data Management
11 7 (4.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 6 (4.00%) Junior
12 6 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (74.67%) NumPy
2 108 (72.00%) Pandas
3 46 (30.67%) scikit-learn
4 40 (26.67%) D3.js
5 31 (20.67%) Natural Language Processing
6 27 (18.00%) Cascalog
7 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
8 13 (8.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 13 (8.67%) Esper
8 13 (8.67%) Pyramid
8 13 (8.67%) STL
9 12 (8.00%) Web Services
10 11 (7.33%) HTML
11 8 (5.33%) Django
11 8 (5.33%) Matplotlib
12 5 (3.33%) Celery
13 4 (2.67%) .NET
13 4 (2.67%) Flask
13 4 (2.67%) Node.js
14 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 87 (58.00%) Computer Science
2 61 (40.67%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (40.67%) Visualisation
3 52 (34.67%) Mathematics
4 51 (34.00%) Algorithms
5 46 (30.67%) Statistics
6 34 (22.67%) Physics
7 26 (17.33%) Hedge funds
8 11 (7.33%) Client/Server
8 11 (7.33%) Fintech
9 9 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (4.00%) Biology
11 5 (3.33%) Blog
12 4 (2.67%) Derivative
12 4 (2.67%) Economics
12 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
12 4 (2.67%) Neural Network
13 3 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
14 2 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (1.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.00%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Android
2 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (36.67%) Analytics
2 53 (35.33%) Machine Learning
3 50 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 45 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (29.33%) Open Source
6 39 (26.00%) Software Engineering
7 38 (25.33%) Data Analysis
8 35 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
9 32 (21.33%) Time Series Analysis
10 30 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
11 29 (19.33%) User Stories
12 28 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (18.00%) Data Munging
14 26 (17.33%) Data Analytics
15 21 (14.00%) Algorithmic Trading
15 21 (14.00%) OO
16 20 (13.33%) Bioinformatics
16 20 (13.33%) Low Latency
17 17 (11.33%) Operations Research
18 15 (10.00%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 147 (98.00%) Python
2 64 (42.67%) SQL
3 48 (32.00%) R
4 45 (30.00%) C++
5 32 (21.33%) Clojure
6 27 (18.00%) Bash Shell
6 27 (18.00%) VBA
7 26 (17.33%) Java
8 19 (12.67%) C
9 13 (8.67%) JavaScript
10 11 (7.33%) Cython
10 11 (7.33%) MATLAB
11 6 (4.00%) C#
12 4 (2.67%) Scala
13 3 (2.00%) Haskell
13 3 (2.00%) Perl
14 2 (1.33%) Ruby
15 1 (0.67%) Julia
15 1 (0.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 64 (42.67%) PhD
2 61 (40.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
1 27 (18.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (14.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.67%) Tableau
3 8 (5.33%) Facebook
4 2 (1.33%) Greenplum
4 2 (1.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.33%) Sybase
5 1 (0.67%) Google
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