Period
to 24 September 2017

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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NumPy
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 975 1069 1208
Rank change year-on-year +94 +139 +69
Permanent jobs citing NumPy 189 166 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.086% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 151 154 92
UK median annual salary £65,000 £71,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.77% -5.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £131,250 £89,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -13.89% +55.17% -37.30%

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 70109 74921 83496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.21% 38.87% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58041 65025 71540
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Top 11 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 24 September 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 +52 173 £66,250 -7.02% 11
London +24 144 £75,000 -3.23% 8
UK excluding London +81 45 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Scotland - 15 £38,750 - 2
South East +69 11 £37,500 +36.36% 2
South West - 10 £45,000 -
North of England +1 6 £25,000 -44.44%
Yorkshire +14 5 £25,000 -50.00%
East of England +11 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
North West -9 1 £34,500 +18.97%
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing NumPy 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 NumPy.

1 186 (98.41%) Python
2 133 (70.37%) Pandas
3 114 (60.32%) SQL
4 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (42.86%) SciPy
6 70 (37.04%) Java
7 69 (36.51%) Big Data
8 65 (34.39%) C++
9 64 (33.86%) Computer Science
10 62 (32.80%) Linux
11 61 (32.28%) Software Engineering
11 61 (32.28%) Mathematics
12 58 (30.69%) Machine Learning
12 58 (30.69%) Finance
13 57 (30.16%) Degree
14 56 (29.63%) MongoDB
14 56 (29.63%) Analytics
15 51 (26.98%) Apache Spark
15 51 (26.98%) Git (software)
16 46 (24.34%) OO
17 45 (23.81%) R
18 44 (23.28%) TDD
19 42 (22.22%) Flask
20 40 (21.16%) Hadoop
21 39 (20.63%) NoSQL
22 38 (20.11%) JavaScript
23 36 (19.05%) Hedge funds
23 36 (19.05%) Web Development
23 36 (19.05%) Statistics
24 34 (17.99%) PhD

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 51 (26.98%) Apache Spark
2 17 (8.99%) Confluence
3 11 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.70%) Tornado
5 6 (3.17%) SAS
5 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.65%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.12%) IPython
8 3 (1.59%) Apache
8 3 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (1.06%) Luigi
10 1 (0.53%) CMS
10 1 (0.53%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Stata
2 3 (1.59%) CPLEX
3 2 (1.06%) GNU Octave
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.06%) Weka
4 1 (0.53%) HipChat
4 1 (0.53%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.65%) SaaS
3 3 (1.59%) Heroku
4 2 (1.06%) GitHub
4 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.06%) Slack
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (36.51%) Big Data
2 56 (29.63%) MongoDB
3 40 (21.16%) Hadoop
4 39 (20.63%) NoSQL
5 31 (16.40%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (15.87%) Relational Database
7 23 (12.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (9.52%) RDBMS
9 15 (7.94%) Redis
10 14 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (6.35%) Apache Hive
12 10 (5.29%) SQL Server
13 8 (4.23%) HBase
14 7 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (3.70%) KDB
15 6 (3.17%) Text Mining
16 5 (2.65%) Data Mining
17 4 (2.12%) MySQL
17 4 (2.12%) QGIS
18 3 (1.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 51 (26.98%) Git (software)
2 31 (16.40%) JIRA
3 18 (9.52%) Mercurial
4 12 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (3.70%) Maven
7 6 (3.17%) Gradle
7 6 (3.17%) JUnit
7 6 (3.17%) Mockito
7 6 (3.17%) TestNG
8 4 (2.12%) Selenium
8 4 (2.12%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.59%) Subversion
10 2 (1.06%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.06%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.53%) Bower
11 1 (0.53%) git-flow
11 1 (0.53%) gulp
General
1 58 (30.69%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Banking
2 18 (9.52%) Front Office
2 18 (9.52%) Marketing
3 17 (8.99%) Retail
4 15 (7.94%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.88%) Retail Banking
6 10 (5.29%) Advertising
7 3 (1.59%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (48.15%) Developer
2 83 (43.92%) Python Developer
3 35 (18.52%) Data Scientist
4 23 (12.17%) Analyst
5 14 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
6 12 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 11 (5.82%) Data Engineer
7 11 (5.82%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.82%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.23%) Asset Management Analyst
8 8 (4.23%) Equity Analyst
8 8 (4.23%) Finance Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (4.23%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 8 (4.23%) Risk Manager
9 7 (3.70%) Graduate
9 7 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.70%) Senior Python Developer
10 6 (3.17%) Information Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) Information Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (70.37%) Pandas
2 81 (42.86%) SciPy
3 42 (22.22%) Flask
4 32 (16.93%) Django
4 32 (16.93%) scikit-learn
5 27 (14.29%) Matplotlib
6 25 (13.23%) Kafka
7 23 (12.17%) CSS
7 23 (12.17%) HTML
8 22 (11.64%) D3.js
9 19 (10.05%) Highcharts JS
9 19 (10.05%) Pyramid
10 16 (8.47%) AngularJS
11 11 (5.82%) Web Services
12 10 (5.29%) Celery
13 9 (4.76%) MLlib
14 8 (4.23%) Node.js
14 8 (4.23%) REST
14 8 (4.23%) Spring Boot
14 8 (4.23%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 64 (33.86%) Computer Science
2 36 (19.05%) Hedge funds
3 24 (12.70%) Algorithms
4 20 (10.58%) Derivative
5 14 (7.41%) Data Structures
6 12 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (5.82%) Equities
8 8 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (4.23%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (4.23%) Equity Risk
8 8 (4.23%) Market Risk
9 7 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.65%) Fintech
12 4 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (1.06%) Private Cloud
13 2 (1.06%) Social Media
14 1 (0.53%) Blog
14 1 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.80%) Linux
2 23 (12.17%) Windows
3 13 (6.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.28%) Mathematics
2 61 (32.28%) Software Engineering
3 58 (30.69%) Machine Learning
4 56 (29.63%) Analytics
5 46 (24.34%) OO
6 44 (23.28%) TDD
7 36 (19.05%) Statistics
7 36 (19.05%) Web Development
8 32 (16.93%) BDD
9 30 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (14.81%) ETL
10 28 (14.81%) Visualisation
11 26 (13.76%) Unit Testing
12 23 (12.17%) Applied Mathematics
12 23 (12.17%) Data Analytics
13 21 (11.11%) Asset Management
13 21 (11.11%) Refactoring
13 21 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
14 20 (10.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 186 (98.41%) Python
2 114 (60.32%) SQL
3 70 (37.04%) Java
4 65 (34.39%) C++
5 45 (23.81%) R
6 38 (20.11%) JavaScript
7 22 (11.64%) C#
8 18 (9.52%) MATLAB
8 18 (9.52%) Scala
9 4 (2.12%) C
10 3 (1.59%) Ruby
11 2 (1.06%) PHP
12 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.53%) Fortran
12 1 (0.53%) Lua
12 1 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (30.16%) Degree
2 34 (17.99%) PhD
3 26 (13.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (7.41%) Master's Degree
5 9 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.35%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.29%) Docker
2 8 (4.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.65%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.59%) Ansible
4 2 (1.06%) Kibana
4 2 (1.06%) Marathon
5 1 (0.53%) Grafana
5 1 (0.53%) logstash
5 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Oracle
2 7 (3.70%) Google
3 4 (2.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.12%) Tableau
4 3 (1.59%) Reuters
4 3 (1.59%) Sybase
4 3 (1.59%) Twitter
5 2 (1.06%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.06%) Facebook
5 2 (1.06%) Informatica
5 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com