Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Numerical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Numerical Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerical Analysis
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1168 1208 1263
Rank change year-on-year +40 +55 -17
Permanent jobs citing Numerical Analysis 21 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 26
UK median annual salary £45,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50% +54.84%
10th Percentile £35,400 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £116,750 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% +4.17%

Numerical Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Numerical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Numerical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +34 20 £47,500 -45.71% 1
London +7 17 £52,500 -41.67%
UK excluding London +37 4 £40,000 -3.61% 1
South East +33 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Scotland -14 1 £37,500 -7.98%
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Numerical Analysis.

1 10 (47.62%) Statistics
1 10 (47.62%) Mathematics
2 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 7 (33.33%) Physics
4 7 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 6 (28.57%) Big Data
5 6 (28.57%) R
5 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) PhD
6 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
6 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) C
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

Numerical Analysis
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 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematica
1 3 (14.29%) SPSS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Front Office
5 1 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Client Director
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Insight Director
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Qualitative Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) JAX-RS
2 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
3 1 (4.76%) Keras
3 1 (4.76%) NumPy
3 1 (4.76%) Pandas
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) scikit-learn
3 1 (4.76%) SciPy
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (14.29%) FMCG
5 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Mathematics
1 10 (47.62%) Statistics
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 7 (33.33%) Physics
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Trading
6 3 (14.29%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) SOLID
6 3 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C++
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) R
4 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) Fortran
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) Julia
7 1 (4.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PhD
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle