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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 878 874 906
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 49 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 42 1 2
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £50,000 £58,000
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
48836 45111 51829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.03% 40.18% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41196 39322 46228
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 23 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 23 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 +11 49 £62,500 +25.00%
London 0 48 £65,000 +30.00%
City of London -10 1 £85,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 65 (95.59%) Python
2 56 (82.35%) NumPy
3 34 (50.00%) R
4 29 (42.65%) Finance
4 29 (42.65%) C++
5 27 (39.71%) OO
5 27 (39.71%) Open Source
6 24 (35.29%) Statistics
7 21 (30.88%) Front Office
7 21 (30.88%) Visualisation
8 20 (29.41%) MATLAB
8 20 (29.41%) C
9 19 (27.94%) SQL
9 19 (27.94%) Analytics
10 18 (26.47%) Hadoop
10 18 (26.47%) Java
10 18 (26.47%) Statistical Analysis
11 17 (25.00%) PhD
11 17 (25.00%) Linux
12 15 (22.06%) Mathematics
12 15 (22.06%) MongoDB
12 15 (22.06%) Hedge funds
13 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
13 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (20.59%) Maven
14 13 (19.12%) Data Analysis
14 13 (19.12%) Physics
14 13 (19.12%) Erlang
14 13 (19.12%) Apache Hive
14 13 (19.12%) Apache Pig

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (19.12%) Apache Pig
2 6 (8.82%) Tornado
3 4 (5.88%) SAS
4 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Hadoop
2 15 (22.06%) MongoDB
3 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
4 13 (19.12%) Apache Hive
5 12 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (17.65%) Mahout
6 6 (8.82%) Big Data
7 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.41%) Redis
9 3 (4.41%) KDB
10 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.47%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Maven
2 11 (16.18%) Yeoman
3 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 21 (30.88%) Front Office
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Developer
2 39 (57.35%) Python Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Quantitative Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Data Scientist
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Junior Python Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Quantitative Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Python Programmer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Python Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Junior
7 3 (4.41%) Programmer
7 3 (4.41%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Lead Programmer
8 1 (1.47%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (82.35%) NumPy
2 10 (14.71%) Matplotlib
2 10 (14.71%) Django
3 8 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
3 8 (11.76%) Flask
4 6 (8.82%) D3.js
5 4 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.41%) Esper
7 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (1.47%) MapReduce
7 1 (1.47%) jQuery
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) HTML
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Open Source
2 24 (35.29%) Statistics
3 21 (30.88%) Visualisation
4 15 (22.06%) Mathematics
4 15 (22.06%) Hedge funds
5 13 (19.12%) Physics
6 10 (14.71%) Machine Learning
7 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) OO
2 19 (27.94%) Analytics
3 18 (26.47%) Statistical Analysis
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.12%) Data Analysis
6 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.18%) User Stories
8 10 (14.71%) Use Case
8 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (7.35%) Data Analytics
11 5 (7.35%) TDD
12 3 (4.41%) Refactoring
12 3 (4.41%) Statistical Modelling
13 2 (2.94%) Signal Processing
13 2 (2.94%) Scrum
14 1 (1.47%) Pair Programming
14 1 (1.47%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (95.59%) Python
2 34 (50.00%) R
3 29 (42.65%) C++
4 20 (29.41%) C
4 20 (29.41%) MATLAB
5 19 (27.94%) SQL
6 18 (26.47%) Java
7 13 (19.12%) Erlang
8 12 (17.65%) VBA
9 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
9 11 (16.18%) Clojure
10 6 (8.82%) IronPython
11 2 (2.94%) C#
12 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.47%) F#
12 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) PhD
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle
2 1 (1.47%) ParAccel
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