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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SciPy
Rank 873 844 890
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +46
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 34 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.071% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 2
Average salary £65,000 £100,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary - - £70,000

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
43909 42375 47512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 39.47% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36901 36766 41779
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

SciPy Salary Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 3 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 2 September 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
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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
London +4 34 £65,000 -35.00% 1
England -23 34 £65,000 -35.00% 1
City of London +9 5 £52,000 -52.72%

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 86 (95.56%) Python
2 76 (84.44%) NumPy
3 73 (81.11%) Pandas
4 44 (48.89%) Open Source
5 41 (45.56%) OO
6 38 (42.22%) Visualisation
7 37 (41.11%) Linux
8 36 (40.00%) Statistics
9 35 (38.89%) Finance
10 33 (36.67%) R
11 31 (34.44%) Java
11 31 (34.44%) C++
12 30 (33.33%) Hedge funds
13 28 (31.11%) Pyramid
14 27 (30.00%) SQL
15 26 (28.89%) Maven
16 24 (26.67%) C
17 23 (25.56%) MATLAB
18 20 (22.22%) PhD
19 19 (21.11%) Statistical Analysis
20 18 (20.00%) Physics
20 18 (20.00%) Analytics
20 18 (20.00%) Unit Testing
20 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (18.89%) Hadoop
21 17 (18.89%) Front Office
22 16 (17.78%) Mathematics
22 16 (17.78%) Django
22 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
23 15 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (15.56%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (15.56%) Amazon S3
1 14 (15.56%) Amazon EMR
2 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) Hadoop
2 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.56%) Apache Hive
3 14 (15.56%) Impala
4 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.33%) Mahout
4 12 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.56%) Big Data
6 4 (4.44%) KDB
7 3 (3.33%) Text Mining
8 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (28.89%) Maven
2 13 (14.44%) Yeoman
3 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 17 (18.89%) Front Office
3 6 (6.67%) Retail
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (74.44%) Developer
2 62 (68.89%) Python Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 19 (21.11%) Quantitative Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.56%) Senior Python Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Python/Django Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Data Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Junior
9 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Quantitative Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Data Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Junior Python Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Junior Quantitative Developer
11 2 (2.22%) C++ Developer
12 1 (1.11%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (84.44%) NumPy
2 73 (81.11%) Pandas
3 28 (31.11%) Pyramid
4 16 (17.78%) Django
5 15 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
6 13 (14.44%) Cascalog
7 12 (13.33%) D3.js
8 5 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.56%) Matplotlib
8 5 (5.56%) Flask
9 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.33%) Esper
11 2 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (2.22%) STL
12 1 (1.11%) HTML
12 1 (1.11%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (48.89%) Open Source
2 38 (42.22%) Visualisation
3 36 (40.00%) Statistics
4 30 (33.33%) Hedge funds
5 18 (20.00%) Physics
6 16 (17.78%) Mathematics
7 11 (12.22%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.11%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.11%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) OO
2 19 (21.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 18 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (20.00%) Analytics
4 14 (15.56%) Data Analysis
4 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.44%) Risk Management
5 13 (14.44%) Statistical Modelling
6 12 (13.33%) User Stories
6 12 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 12 (13.33%) Numerical Analysis
6 12 (13.33%) Use Case
6 12 (13.33%) Coaching
7 11 (12.22%) Time Series Analysis
8 10 (11.11%) Data Munging
9 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.89%) Functional Programming
10 8 (8.89%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 86 (95.56%) Python
2 33 (36.67%) R
3 31 (34.44%) C++
3 31 (34.44%) Java
4 27 (30.00%) SQL
5 24 (26.67%) C
6 23 (25.56%) MATLAB
7 14 (15.56%) VBA
8 12 (13.33%) Clojure
8 12 (13.33%) Erlang
9 11 (12.22%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) PhD
2 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.11%) Minitab
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