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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 839 889 875
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -14
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 59 44 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.037% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.094% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 1
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-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
41740 47005 44241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 39.09% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35697 40242 38461
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +48 59 £75,000 +15.38% 6
London +32 54 £75,000 +15.38% 3
City of London +51 16 £75,000 -6.25%
South West - 5 £29,000 -
Plymouth - 5 £29,000 -
Devon - 5 £29,000 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 110 (99.10%) Python
2 98 (88.29%) Pandas
3 75 (67.57%) NumPy
4 74 (66.67%) SQL
5 68 (61.26%) D3.js
6 64 (57.66%) MongoDB
7 59 (53.15%) Visualisation
7 59 (53.15%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (53.15%) Analytics
8 58 (52.25%) Unit Testing
9 57 (51.35%) Git (software)
10 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (42.34%) Statistical Analysis
12 45 (40.54%) Hedge funds
12 45 (40.54%) Finance
13 44 (39.64%) VBA
14 43 (38.74%) R
14 43 (38.74%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (36.94%) C++
16 39 (35.14%) NoSQL
16 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
17 38 (34.23%) Hadoop
17 38 (34.23%) Linux
18 37 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
19 36 (32.43%) Apache Hive
19 36 (32.43%) scikit-learn
19 36 (32.43%) Apache Pig
20 35 (31.53%) Impala
20 35 (31.53%) Time Series Analysis
20 35 (31.53%) Data Visualisation

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 36 (32.43%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.80%) SAS
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.90%) IPython
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SPSS
1 1 (0.90%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.90%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (30.63%) Amazon EMR
2 34 (30.63%) Amazon EC2
2 34 (30.63%) Amazon S3
3 8 (7.21%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.80%) Heroku
5 1 (0.90%) GitHub
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (57.66%) MongoDB
2 39 (35.14%) NoSQL
3 38 (34.23%) Hadoop
4 36 (32.43%) Apache Hive
5 35 (31.53%) Mahout
5 35 (31.53%) Impala
6 34 (30.63%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (16.22%) Big Data
8 10 (9.01%) Spotfire
8 10 (9.01%) QlikView
9 9 (8.11%) Data Mining
10 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.41%) KDB
11 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
11 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 57 (51.35%) Git (software)
2 34 (30.63%) Jenkins
2 34 (30.63%) Yeoman
3 22 (19.82%) Mercurial
4 6 (5.41%) Maven
General
1 45 (40.54%) Finance
2 23 (20.72%) Retail
2 23 (20.72%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.71%) Marketing
3 13 (11.71%) Front Office
4 5 (4.50%) Advertising
4 5 (4.50%) Banking
5 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (50.45%) Developer
2 43 (38.74%) Python Developer
3 36 (32.43%) Data Scientist
4 32 (28.83%) Analyst
5 22 (19.82%) Data Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) C++ Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Python Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Data Consultant
10 7 (6.31%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 7 (6.31%) Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) Quantitative Developer
12 3 (2.70%) Senior C++ Developer
13 2 (1.80%) Chief Technology Officer
13 2 (1.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (88.29%) Pandas
2 75 (67.57%) NumPy
3 68 (61.26%) D3.js
4 36 (32.43%) scikit-learn
5 34 (30.63%) Matplotlib
5 34 (30.63%) Natural Language Processing
5 34 (30.63%) Cascalog
6 28 (25.23%) Pyramid
7 23 (20.72%) Highcharts JS
8 10 (9.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (9.01%) htmlwidgets
9 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.41%) STL
11 2 (1.80%) Esper
11 2 (1.80%) Flask
12 1 (0.90%) SQLAlchemy
12 1 (0.90%) HTML
12 1 (0.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (53.15%) Visualisation
2 45 (40.54%) Hedge funds
3 43 (38.74%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
5 19 (17.12%) Algorithms
6 15 (13.51%) Mathematics
7 8 (7.21%) Statistics
8 4 (3.60%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.70%) Physics
10 2 (1.80%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.90%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.90%) Equities
11 1 (0.90%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.90%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.23%) Linux
2 25 (22.52%) Windows
3 6 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Continuous Integration
1 59 (53.15%) Analytics
2 58 (52.25%) Unit Testing
3 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (42.34%) Statistical Analysis
5 35 (31.53%) Data Visualisation
5 35 (31.53%) Time Series Analysis
6 34 (30.63%) Data Munging
6 34 (30.63%) User Stories
7 33 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 29 (26.13%) Data Analytics
9 26 (23.42%) Web Development
10 24 (21.62%) OO
10 24 (21.62%) Open Source
11 23 (20.72%) BDD
11 23 (20.72%) TDD
11 23 (20.72%) Refactoring
12 22 (19.82%) Use Case
13 18 (16.22%) Data Analysis
14 16 (14.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 110 (99.10%) Python
2 74 (66.67%) SQL
3 44 (39.64%) VBA
4 43 (38.74%) R
5 41 (36.94%) C++
6 34 (30.63%) Bash Shell
6 34 (30.63%) Clojure
7 33 (29.73%) Java
8 27 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.31%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.41%) C#
11 3 (2.70%) C
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) Cython
Qualifications
1 31 (27.93%) PhD
2 30 (27.03%) Degree
3 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 34 (30.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (30.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Oracle
2 11 (9.91%) Tableau
3 8 (7.21%) Google
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