Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NumPy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NumPy over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NumPy
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 758 819 1009
Rank change year-on-year +61 +190 +99
Permanent jobs citing NumPy 341 372 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.56% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 279 320 151
UK median annual salary £68,300 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £122,500 £110,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -12.50% +54.84% -13.89%

NumPy 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 52,427 67,024 71,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.37% 40.02% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42,957 55,561 58,810
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £32,323 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

NumPy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NumPy over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NumPy within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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 +85 331 £68,300 -2.43% 45
London +75 279 £75,000 - 30
UK excluding London +42 57 £52,500 -12.50% 16
South West +29 19 £52,500 -8.70%
South East +22 13 £55,000 -10.20% 4
East of England +63 10 £40,000 -36.00% 9
North of England +23 7 £57,500 -4.17%
North West +24 6 £57,500 -4.17%
Scotland -6 6 £67,500 +14.89% 1
East Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
Midlands - 3 £75,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT jobs citing NumPy 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 NumPy.

1 338 (99.12%) Python
2 272 (79.77%) Pandas
3 181 (53.08%) Machine Learning
4 167 (48.97%) Data Science
5 151 (44.28%) SciPy
6 136 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 123 (36.07%) AWS
9 116 (34.02%) scikit-learn
10 112 (32.84%) Algorithms
11 110 (32.26%) SQL
12 106 (31.09%) Finance
13 97 (28.45%) Artificial Intelligence
14 96 (28.15%) R
15 90 (26.39%) Java
16 83 (24.34%) Analytics
17 81 (23.75%) Mathematics
18 78 (22.87%) Apache Spark
19 76 (22.29%) Big Data
20 75 (21.99%) TensorFlow
21 74 (21.70%) Computer Science
22 67 (19.65%) Keras
23 60 (17.60%) Flask
23 60 (17.60%) Azure
24 58 (17.01%) Web Services
25 57 (16.72%) Linux
25 57 (16.72%) Deep Learning
26 56 (16.42%) PhD
26 56 (16.42%) Statistics
27 55 (16.13%) Front Office

NumPy
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 78 (22.87%) Apache Spark
2 17 (4.99%) Jupyter
3 15 (4.40%) Apache
3 15 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (4.40%) Tornado
4 13 (3.81%) SAS
5 6 (1.76%) Apache Airflow
5 6 (1.76%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.76%) Confluence
6 4 (1.17%) Luigi
6 4 (1.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.17%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.29%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 123 (36.07%) AWS
2 60 (17.60%) Azure
3 49 (14.37%) AWS Lambda
3 49 (14.37%) Serverless
4 47 (13.78%) Amazon S3
5 38 (11.14%) GCP
6 36 (10.56%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (2.35%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.76%) PaaS
8 6 (1.76%) SaaS
9 5 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.17%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.29%) AdWords
11 1 (0.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.29%) GitHub
11 1 (0.29%) Office 365
11 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.17%) Network Security
3 2 (0.59%) MQTT
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.29%) Big Data
2 50 (14.66%) Hadoop
3 43 (12.61%) NoSQL
4 40 (11.73%) MongoDB
5 39 (11.44%) Amazon RDS
6 37 (10.85%) Relational Database
7 35 (10.26%) Data Mining
8 29 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (8.21%) SQL Server
10 25 (7.33%) Apache Hive
11 14 (4.11%) MySQL
12 11 (3.23%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.93%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (2.35%) BigQuery
14 8 (2.35%) Impala
14 8 (2.35%) MariaDB
14 8 (2.35%) Power BI
14 8 (2.35%) Redis
15 6 (1.76%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.76%) Flink
Development Applications
1 45 (13.20%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.52%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.93%) JIRA
4 6 (1.76%) LabVIEW
5 5 (1.47%) Travis CI
6 4 (1.17%) Redmine
6 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.88%) RStudio
7 3 (0.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.59%) GitLab
8 2 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.29%) Gradle
9 1 (0.29%) Hudson
9 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (31.09%) Finance
2 55 (16.13%) Front Office
3 41 (12.02%) Marketing
4 29 (8.50%) Banking
5 18 (5.28%) Retail
6 15 (4.40%) Billing
6 15 (4.40%) Law
7 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.47%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.17%) Advertising
9 4 (1.17%) Electronics
9 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.88%) Automotive
10 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) Military
10 3 (0.88%) Publishing
11 2 (0.59%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (34.60%) Developer
2 103 (30.21%) Python Developer
3 98 (28.74%) Data Scientist
4 44 (12.90%) Data Engineer
5 43 (12.61%) Senior Data Scientist
6 26 (7.62%) Python Engineer
7 21 (6.16%) Software Engineer
8 18 (5.28%) Senior Developer
9 16 (4.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 15 (4.40%) Quantitative Developer
11 14 (4.11%) Python Developer - Fintech
12 13 (3.81%) Architect
13 12 (3.52%) Software Developer
14 10 (2.93%) Data Manager
14 10 (2.93%) Junior
15 9 (2.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 9 (2.64%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 9 (2.64%) Python Software Engineer
15 9 (2.64%) Senior Python Developer
16 8 (2.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (79.77%) Pandas
2 151 (44.28%) SciPy
3 116 (34.02%) scikit-learn
4 75 (21.99%) TensorFlow
5 67 (19.65%) Keras
6 60 (17.60%) Flask
7 58 (17.01%) Web Services
8 35 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
9 28 (8.21%) Django
9 28 (8.21%) Kafka
10 26 (7.62%) Matplotlib
11 13 (3.81%) HTML
12 12 (3.52%) Dask
12 12 (3.52%) REST
13 11 (3.23%) Caffe
13 11 (3.23%) React
13 11 (3.23%) Seaborn
14 10 (2.93%) HTML5
14 10 (2.93%) MLlib
15 9 (2.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 112 (32.84%) Algorithms
2 49 (14.37%) Derivative
2 49 (14.37%) Fixed Income
3 41 (12.02%) Equities
4 39 (11.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 36 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (9.09%) Data Structures
7 20 (5.87%) Robotics
8 15 (4.40%) Hedge funds
9 12 (3.52%) Digital Media
9 12 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (2.05%) Credit Risk
11 7 (2.05%) Internet of Things
11 7 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (2.05%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (2.05%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.76%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.76%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.72%) Linux
2 18 (5.28%) Unix
3 4 (1.17%) Windows
3 4 (1.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.59%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (53.08%) Machine Learning
2 167 (48.97%) Data Science
3 136 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 97 (28.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 83 (24.34%) Analytics
7 81 (23.75%) Mathematics
8 74 (21.70%) Computer Science
9 57 (16.72%) Deep Learning
10 56 (16.42%) Statistics
11 53 (15.54%) Mentoring
12 48 (14.08%) Asset Management
13 45 (13.20%) Fintech
14 43 (12.61%) Statistical Modelling
15 41 (12.02%) Physics
15 41 (12.02%) Visualisation
16 39 (11.44%) Quantitative Analysis
17 38 (11.14%) Data Analysis
18 35 (10.26%) Bayesian Methods
18 35 (10.26%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 338 (99.12%) Python
2 110 (32.26%) SQL
3 96 (28.15%) R
4 90 (26.39%) Java
5 43 (12.61%) C++
6 40 (11.73%) Scala
7 27 (7.92%) MATLAB
8 26 (7.62%) C
9 24 (7.04%) C#
9 24 (7.04%) JavaScript
10 14 (4.11%) Ruby
11 12 (3.52%) Perl
12 11 (3.23%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.05%) F#
14 6 (1.76%) Go
15 5 (1.47%) Julia
16 4 (1.17%) Haskell
16 4 (1.17%) OCaml
16 4 (1.17%) VBA
17 3 (0.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 56 (16.42%) PhD
2 49 (14.37%) Degree
3 17 (4.99%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (3.81%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.05%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.17%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (13.49%) Docker
2 5 (1.47%) Apache Flume
2 5 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.17%) Ansible
2 4 (1.17%) Icinga
2 4 (1.17%) Prometheus
3 3 (0.88%) Terraform
4 2 (0.59%) Rancher
5 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.29%) Istio
5 1 (0.29%) Kibana
5 1 (0.29%) linkerd
5 1 (0.29%) logstash
5 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.45%) Google
3 11 (3.23%) Tableau
4 7 (2.05%) Oracle
5 4 (1.17%) Cisco
5 4 (1.17%) Synology
6 3 (0.88%) IBM
6 3 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.29%) Facebook
7 1 (0.29%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.29%) Netezza
7 1 (0.29%) Perforce
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.29%) Splunk
7 1 (0.29%) Teradata
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter