Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SciPy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SciPy over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SciPy
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1055 1108 1137
Rank change year-on-year +53 +29 +91
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 93 81 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 78 122
England median annual salary £72,500 £91,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% +25.86% +20.83%
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,250 £32,050
90th Percentile £106,500 £120,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £91,250 £72,500
% change year-on-year -20.55% +25.86% +20.83%

SciPy is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

SciPy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SciPy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SciPy in England

SciPy
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SciPy in England.

Salary trend for SciPy in England

SciPy
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SciPy in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SciPy in England

SciPy
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 82 £75,000 -20.00% 9
South East +58 4 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East of England - 4 £40,000 - 2
South West +29 1 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 -
SciPy
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SciPy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SciPy.

1 91 (97.85%) Python
2 83 (89.25%) NumPy
3 66 (70.97%) Pandas
4 48 (51.61%) Mathematics
5 37 (39.78%) Computer Science
6 35 (37.63%) Machine Learning
7 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (35.48%) MongoDB
9 32 (34.41%) SQL
10 31 (33.33%) Java
10 31 (33.33%) OO
11 30 (32.26%) Linux
12 29 (31.18%) Finance
13 28 (30.11%) Apache Spark
14 27 (29.03%) C++
14 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
15 26 (27.96%) Analytics
15 26 (27.96%) NoSQL
16 25 (26.88%) Flask
16 25 (26.88%) PhD
17 24 (25.81%) Oracle
17 24 (25.81%) Degree
18 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
19 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
19 22 (23.66%) Hadoop
20 21 (22.58%) Hedge funds
20 21 (22.58%) scikit-learn
20 21 (22.58%) Statistics
21 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
21 20 (21.51%) Big Data

SciPy
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (30.11%) Apache Spark
2 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (10.75%) Apache
4 8 (8.60%) IPython
5 5 (5.38%) SAS
6 4 (4.30%) Luigi
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) CPLEX
2 2 (2.15%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.15%) HipChat
3 1 (1.08%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.48%) MongoDB
2 26 (27.96%) NoSQL
3 22 (23.66%) Hadoop
4 20 (21.51%) Big Data
5 11 (11.83%) Apache Hive
6 8 (8.60%) MySQL
7 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.38%) KDB
8 5 (5.38%) Redis
9 4 (4.30%) Flink
10 3 (3.23%) Blockchain
10 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.15%) BigQuery
11 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.15%) HBase
11 2 (2.15%) Sqoop
12 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.05%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Front Office
3 6 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Back Office
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Developer
2 45 (48.39%) Python Developer
3 22 (23.66%) Data Scientist
4 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Senior Python Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Junior
5 7 (7.53%) Junior Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Data Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Senior Data Scientist
8 3 (3.23%) Junior Python Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (89.25%) NumPy
2 66 (70.97%) Pandas
3 25 (26.88%) Flask
4 21 (22.58%) scikit-learn
5 17 (18.28%) Matplotlib
6 15 (16.13%) Pyramid
7 14 (15.05%) D3.js
7 14 (15.05%) Highcharts JS
8 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.60%) Web Services
10 6 (6.45%) .NET
10 6 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (6.45%) PySpark
10 6 (6.45%) pytest
10 6 (6.45%) REST
10 6 (6.45%) RESTful
10 6 (6.45%) Spring Boot
10 6 (6.45%) Swagger
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Core
11 5 (5.38%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 37 (39.78%) Computer Science
2 21 (22.58%) Hedge funds
3 18 (19.35%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (7.53%) Fintech
6 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.30%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (3.23%) Equities
7 3 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.23%) Life Science
7 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.15%) Social Media
9 1 (1.08%) Blog
9 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 3 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Mathematics
2 35 (37.63%) Machine Learning
3 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (33.33%) OO
5 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
6 26 (27.96%) Analytics
7 21 (22.58%) Statistics
8 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (20.43%) TDD
10 17 (18.28%) Unit Testing
11 16 (17.20%) Refactoring
12 14 (15.05%) BDD
12 14 (15.05%) Web Development
13 12 (12.90%) Predictive Modelling
14 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.75%) Statistical Analysis
16 9 (9.68%) Applied Mathematics
16 9 (9.68%) Data Analysis
17 7 (7.53%) Scrum
17 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 91 (97.85%) Python
2 32 (34.41%) SQL
3 31 (33.33%) Java
4 27 (29.03%) C++
5 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.98%) C#
6 13 (13.98%) R
7 9 (9.68%) Scala
8 6 (6.45%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.38%) C
10 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) PhD
2 24 (25.81%) Degree
3 8 (8.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.23%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kibana
2 3 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.15%) Ansible
3 2 (2.15%) Grafana
3 2 (2.15%) logstash
3 2 (2.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Oracle
2 5 (5.38%) Google
3 3 (3.23%) Sybase
4 2 (2.15%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.15%) Informatica
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Twitter