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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 825 884 899
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +15
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 65 49 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.041% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.10% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 1
Average salary £80,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -

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
41667 48120 45320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 40.08% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35440 40550 39481
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 6 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 24 April 2015. 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 +29 65 £80,000 +28.00% 7
London +46 64 £80,000 +23.07% 6
City of London +42 9 £55,000 -35.29% 2
South West - 1 £29,000 - 1
Plymouth - 1 £29,000 - 1
Devon - 1 £29,000 - 1

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 94 (100.00%) Python
2 89 (94.68%) Pandas
3 67 (71.28%) SQL
4 64 (68.09%) D3.js
5 62 (65.96%) Analytics
6 60 (63.83%) NumPy
7 56 (59.57%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (58.51%) Unit Testing
9 54 (57.45%) Visualisation
10 51 (54.26%) Git (software)
11 49 (52.13%) MongoDB
12 43 (45.74%) Finance
12 43 (45.74%) VBA
13 42 (44.68%) R
14 39 (41.49%) Statistical Analysis
15 38 (40.43%) Hedge funds
16 36 (38.30%) Time Series Analysis
17 35 (37.23%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (37.23%) scikit-learn
17 35 (37.23%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (36.17%) Hadoop
18 34 (36.17%) Data Visualisation
18 34 (36.17%) Apache Hive
18 34 (36.17%) Apache Pig
18 34 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (35.11%) User Stories
19 33 (35.11%) Jenkins
19 33 (35.11%) Amazon EMR
19 33 (35.11%) Mahout

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 34 (36.17%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 35 (37.23%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (35.11%) Amazon EC2
2 33 (35.11%) Amazon S3
2 33 (35.11%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (8.51%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.13%) Heroku
5 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (52.13%) MongoDB
2 34 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (36.17%) Hadoop
2 34 (36.17%) Apache Hive
3 33 (35.11%) Mahout
3 33 (35.11%) Impala
4 31 (32.98%) NoSQL
5 13 (13.83%) Big Data
6 10 (10.64%) Spotfire
6 10 (10.64%) QlikView
7 8 (8.51%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.13%) MySQL
10 1 (1.06%) KDB
Development Applications
1 51 (54.26%) Git (software)
2 33 (35.11%) Jenkins
2 33 (35.11%) Yeoman
3 14 (14.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Retail
2 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.83%) Front Office
4 12 (12.77%) Marketing
5 7 (7.45%) Back Office
6 4 (4.26%) Advertising
7 3 (3.19%) Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (47.87%) Developer
2 34 (36.17%) Data Scientist
3 33 (35.11%) Python Developer
4 25 (26.60%) Analyst
5 15 (15.96%) Data Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Quantitative Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) AWS Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Data Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Junior
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Junior Python Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Chief Technology Officer
11 2 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (94.68%) Pandas
2 64 (68.09%) D3.js
3 60 (63.83%) NumPy
4 35 (37.23%) scikit-learn
5 33 (35.11%) Matplotlib
5 33 (35.11%) Natural Language Processing
5 33 (35.11%) Cascalog
6 21 (22.34%) Highcharts JS
7 16 (17.02%) Pyramid
8 4 (4.26%) HTML
9 3 (3.19%) CSS
10 2 (2.13%) Flask
11 1 (1.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (1.06%) SQLAlchemy
11 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.06%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 54 (57.45%) Visualisation
2 38 (40.43%) Hedge funds
3 35 (37.23%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
5 20 (21.28%) Open Source
6 6 (6.38%) Physics
6 6 (6.38%) Equities
7 5 (5.32%) Statistics
8 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.06%) Biotechnology
10 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) Linux
2 22 (23.40%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Debian
3 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (65.96%) Analytics
2 56 (59.57%) Continuous Integration
2 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (58.51%) Unit Testing
4 39 (41.49%) Statistical Analysis
5 36 (38.30%) Time Series Analysis
6 34 (36.17%) Data Visualisation
7 33 (35.11%) User Stories
7 33 (35.11%) Data Munging
8 26 (27.66%) Data Analytics
8 26 (27.66%) Web Development
9 23 (24.47%) Software Engineering
10 22 (23.40%) Refactoring
10 22 (23.40%) Use Case
11 21 (22.34%) TDD
11 21 (22.34%) BDD
12 19 (20.21%) Data Analysis
13 18 (19.15%) Coaching
14 15 (15.96%) OO
15 14 (14.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Python
2 67 (71.28%) SQL
3 43 (45.74%) VBA
4 42 (44.68%) R
5 33 (35.11%) Bash Shell
5 33 (35.11%) Clojure
6 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
7 24 (25.53%) C++
7 24 (25.53%) Java
8 9 (9.57%) C#
9 3 (3.19%) C
9 3 (3.19%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.06%) Cython
10 1 (1.06%) IPython
10 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) PhD
2 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 33 (35.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (35.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Tableau
3 8 (8.51%) Google
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