Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Dask skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dask over the 6 months to 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dask
UK
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 870 897 1096
Rank change year-on-year +27 +199 +103
Permanent jobs citing Dask 33 31 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.082% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 5
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £250,000 £65,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year +284.62% -31.58% +72.73%
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -

Dask 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 36,404 38,032 55,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.21% 39.44% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27,859 31,522 45,965
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Dask
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dask as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dask in the UK

Dask
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Dask.

Salary trend for Dask in the UK

Dask
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Dask over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Dask in the UK

Dask
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dask within the UK over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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
England +36 33 £250,000 +284.62% 1
London +49 26 £250,000 +284.62%
UK excluding London +24 7 £52,500 +23.53% 1
South East +52 3 £52,500 +23.53% 1
South West - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £72,500 -
North of England - 2 £72,500 -
Work from Home - 2 £52,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, IT jobs citing Dask also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Dask.

1 33 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (87.88%) Machine Learning
3 28 (84.85%) Pandas
4 26 (78.79%) NumPy
5 25 (75.76%) Apache Spark
6 22 (66.67%) SQL
7 21 (63.64%) Amazon S3
8 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
9 18 (54.55%) Apache Airflow
9 18 (54.55%) Hedge funds
9 18 (54.55%) Equities
10 17 (51.52%) Parallel Processing
10 17 (51.52%) PyArrow
11 11 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (30.30%) Data Science
13 9 (27.27%) scikit-learn
13 9 (27.27%) Degree
14 8 (24.24%) Big Data
14 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
15 7 (21.21%) Anomaly Detection
15 7 (21.21%) Natural Language Processing
15 7 (21.21%) Docker
15 7 (21.21%) Flask
15 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (21.21%) Django
16 6 (18.18%) Neural Network
16 6 (18.18%) Scala
16 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
16 6 (18.18%) Serverless

Dask
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (75.76%) Apache Spark
2 18 (54.55%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 6 (18.18%) Serverless
3 4 (12.12%) AWS
3 4 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (9.09%) AWS Step Functions
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Cognito
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.06%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (6.06%) IaaS
5 2 (6.06%) SaaS
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Python Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Apache Spark Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) Pandas
2 26 (78.79%) NumPy
3 17 (51.52%) PyArrow
4 9 (27.27%) scikit-learn
5 7 (21.21%) Django
5 7 (21.21%) Flask
6 6 (18.18%) PySpark
7 4 (12.12%) PyTorch
8 2 (6.06%) OAuth
8 2 (6.06%) OpenCV
8 2 (6.06%) pytest
8 2 (6.06%) TensorFlow
9 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.03%) Keras
9 1 (3.03%) MXNet
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js
9 1 (3.03%) PyMC3
9 1 (3.03%) React
9 1 (3.03%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Equities
1 18 (54.55%) Hedge funds
2 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.03%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Machine Learning
2 17 (51.52%) Parallel Processing
3 11 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (30.30%) Data Science
5 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Anomaly Detection
6 7 (21.21%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (18.18%) Neural Network
8 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.09%) Data Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) Microservices
10 2 (6.06%) API Integration
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) Data Pipeline
10 2 (6.06%) Deep Learning
10 2 (6.06%) DevOps
10 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (6.06%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Scala
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.03%) Instagram
2 1 (3.03%) Sybase