Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dask
UK
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 774 977 1117
Rank change year-on-year +203 +140 +89
Permanent jobs citing Dask 36 46 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.037% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.096% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 4
Median annual salary £250,000 £65,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +284.62% -31.58% +72.73%
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +18.82% - -

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 31,543 48,001 60,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.36% 38.81% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25,969 39,808 49,961
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 5 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Dask in the UK

Dask
Top 9 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 5 March 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 +179 36 £250,000 +284.62% 11
London +170 31 £250,000 +284.62% 10
UK excluding London +151 5 £50,500 +18.82% 1
North of England - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
South East +143 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Midlands +50 1 £50,500 -
East Midlands +39 1 £50,500 -
South West - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 35 (97.22%) Python
2 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) Pandas
3 27 (75.00%) Kubernetes
4 25 (69.44%) NumPy
5 24 (66.67%) Machine Learning
6 23 (63.89%) Apache Airflow
6 23 (63.89%) Hedge funds
6 23 (63.89%) Amazon S3
7 22 (61.11%) Equities
8 20 (55.56%) Parallel Processing
9 15 (41.67%) Apache Spark
10 9 (25.00%) Data Science
11 7 (19.44%) Flask
12 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (13.89%) Analytics
13 5 (13.89%) Microservices
14 4 (11.11%) Docker
14 4 (11.11%) Unix
14 4 (11.11%) Oracle
14 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
14 4 (11.11%) Azure
15 3 (8.33%) AWS
15 3 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
15 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
15 3 (8.33%) R
15 3 (8.33%) Degree
15 3 (8.33%) KDB
15 3 (8.33%) Sybase

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 23 (63.89%) Apache Airflow
2 15 (41.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.33%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Amazon S3
2 4 (11.11%) Azure
3 3 (8.33%) AWS
4 2 (5.56%) GCP
4 2 (5.56%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) KDB
3 3 (8.33%) Kdb+
3 3 (8.33%) Tableau
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Hudson
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Apache Spark Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Data Scientist
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Machine Learning Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Power BI Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Scientist
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) Pandas
2 25 (69.44%) NumPy
3 7 (19.44%) Flask
4 3 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (5.56%) Bokeh
5 2 (5.56%) GraphQL
5 2 (5.56%) Matplotlib
5 2 (5.56%) PyTorch
5 2 (5.56%) Seaborn
5 2 (5.56%) TensorFlow
6 1 (2.78%) Django
6 1 (2.78%) PyMC3
6 1 (2.78%) SciPy
6 1 (2.78%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Hedge funds
2 22 (61.11%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Podcast
3 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) VMS
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 20 (55.56%) Parallel Processing
3 9 (25.00%) Data Science
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Analytics
5 5 (13.89%) Microservices
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
6 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Python
2 29 (80.56%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) R
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (75.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Databricks
4 1 (2.78%) Perforce
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat