Period
to 29 February 2020

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 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerical Analysis
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 999 1110 1181
Rank change year-on-year +111 +71 +8
Permanent jobs citing Numerical Analysis 10 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.005% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
UK median annual salary £75,000 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +141.94% -22.50% -46.67%
10th Percentile £49,750 £28,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £94,250 £38,200 £57,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £31,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +77.42% -21.52% -7.06%

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 112,278 139,435 162,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.88% 92.23% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88,984 110,145 132,453
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Top 4 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 29 February 2020. 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 +111 10 £75,000 +167.86% 3
London - 8 £95,000 - 1
UK excluding London +110 2 £55,000 +77.42% 2
South East - 2 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis 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 Numerical Analysis.

1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (70.00%) Physics
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) PhD
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Publishing
3 6 (60.00%) Deep Learning
3 6 (60.00%) Probability Theory
3 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (60.00%) TensorFlow
3 6 (60.00%) Computational Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Reinforcement Learning
3 6 (60.00%) PyTorch
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Life Science
6 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Visualisation

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Publishing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Excel Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) PyTorch
1 6 (60.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Machine Learning
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (70.00%) Physics
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
3 6 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Computational Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Deep Learning
3 6 (60.00%) Probability Theory
3 6 (60.00%) Reinforcement Learning
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
5 1 (10.00%) Data Science
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Economics
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau