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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerical Analysis
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 943 947
Rank change year-on-year +98 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Numerical Analysis 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.008% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +61.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £45,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £47,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -23.68% +111.11%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76116 92469 93160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.57% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62627 76549 75387
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Numerical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Numerical Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

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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

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Numerical Analysis in the UK

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Top 9 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 4 £57,500 +24.32%
Scotland +22 3 - -
Edinburgh +3 3 - -
London - 2 £72,500 -
South East +62 1 £30,000 -35.13%
Hampshire +23 1 £30,000 -35.13%
North West - 1 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Statistics
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Validation
4 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) SAS
4 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
5 6 (40.00%) R
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (33.33%) Physics
6 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) PhD
7 4 (26.67%) Legal
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (26.67%) Linear Regression
7 4 (26.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
7 4 (26.67%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Analytics

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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 7 (46.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Simulink
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) Abaqus
2 1 (6.67%) Mathcad
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Mahout
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C# Pricing Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C# Quant Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C++ Pricing Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C++/C# Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Quantitative Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (13.33%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Derivative
3 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.67%) Fintech
4 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.67%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Analytics
1 8 (53.33%) Statistics
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Validation
3 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Physics
3 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (26.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
4 4 (26.67%) Decision Tree
4 4 (26.67%) Linear Regression
4 4 (26.67%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (26.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) R
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) ANSYS
2 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata