The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 869 878 922
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +44
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 48 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.011% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 41 1 1
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -3 48 £65,000 +30.00% 8
London -8 47 £65,000 +30.00% 8
City of London -17 1 £85,000 - 3
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (95.52%) Python
2 55 (82.09%) NumPy
3 33 (49.25%) R
4 29 (43.28%) Finance
4 29 (43.28%) C++
5 27 (40.30%) OO
5 27 (40.30%) Open Source
6 24 (35.82%) Statistics
7 21 (31.34%) Front Office
7 21 (31.34%) Visualisation
8 20 (29.85%) C
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
9 19 (28.36%) MATLAB
9 19 (28.36%) Analytics
10 18 (26.87%) Java
11 17 (25.37%) Linux
11 17 (25.37%) Statistical Analysis
11 17 (25.37%) Hadoop
12 16 (23.88%) PhD
13 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
13 15 (22.39%) MongoDB
13 15 (22.39%) Hedge funds
14 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
14 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (20.90%) Maven
15 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
15 13 (19.40%) Physics
15 13 (19.40%) Erlang
15 13 (19.40%) Apache Hive
15 13 (19.40%) Apache Pig

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (19.40%) Apache Pig
2 6 (8.96%) Tornado
3 4 (5.97%) SAS
4 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon EMR
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon S3
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) Hadoop
2 15 (22.39%) MongoDB
3 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
4 13 (19.40%) Apache Hive
5 12 (17.91%) Mahout
5 12 (17.91%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.96%) Big Data
7 4 (5.97%) Data Mining
8 3 (4.48%) Redis
8 3 (4.48%) KDB
8 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Maven
2 11 (16.42%) Yeoman
3 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) LabVIEW
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Front Office
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 39 (58.21%) Python Developer
3 20 (29.85%) Quantitative Developer
4 18 (26.87%) Data Scientist
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Data Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.48%) Python Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Python Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior Python Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Quantitative Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) NumPy
2 10 (14.93%) Matplotlib
2 10 (14.93%) Django
3 8 (11.94%) Flask
4 7 (10.45%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (8.96%) D3.js
6 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.48%) Esper
6 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.49%) HTML
7 1 (1.49%) CSS
7 1 (1.49%) jQuery
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.49%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (1.49%) MapReduce
7 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Open Source
2 24 (35.82%) Statistics
3 21 (31.34%) Visualisation
4 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
4 15 (22.39%) Hedge funds
5 13 (19.40%) Physics
6 9 (13.43%) Machine Learning
7 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.99%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) OO
2 19 (28.36%) Analytics
3 17 (25.37%) Statistical Analysis
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
6 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.42%) User Stories
8 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Use Case
9 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.96%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (7.46%) Data Analytics
11 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.46%) TDD
12 3 (4.48%) Refactoring
12 3 (4.48%) Statistical Modelling
13 2 (2.99%) Signal Processing
13 2 (2.99%) Scrum
14 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
14 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) Python
2 33 (49.25%) R
3 29 (43.28%) C++
4 20 (29.85%) C
5 19 (28.36%) SQL
5 19 (28.36%) MATLAB
6 18 (26.87%) Java
7 13 (19.40%) Erlang
8 12 (17.91%) VBA
9 11 (16.42%) Bash Shell
9 11 (16.42%) Clojure
10 6 (8.96%) IronPython
11 2 (2.99%) C#
12 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.49%) Scala
12 1 (1.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) PhD
2 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) ParAccel
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