Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NumPy
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 975 1076
Rank change year-on-year +140 +101 +138
Permanent jobs citing NumPy 327 208 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.12% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 281 169 140
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% +1.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £40,875
90th Percentile £110,000 £113,000 £131,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +43.75% -11.11% +55.17%

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 65,818 70,507 74,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.96% 40.20% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54,464 58,352 64,331
UK median annual salary £50,869 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 +161 303 £72,500 +11.54% 63
London +148 264 £75,000 - 50
UK excluding London +20 61 £57,500 +43.75% 13
Scotland +6 24 £42,500 -
South East +34 23 £53,750 +26.47% 9
East of England +16 5 £62,500 +56.25% 2
North of England +17 4 £45,000 +80.00% 1
South West +8 4 £57,500 +27.78% 1
North West +13 3 £47,500 +37.68%
Yorkshire +19 1 £45,000 +80.00%
East Midlands - 1 £34,500 -
Midlands - 1 £34,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 327 (100.00%) Python
2 304 (92.97%) Pandas
3 202 (61.77%) SciPy
4 183 (55.96%) Data Science
5 146 (44.65%) Machine Learning
6 129 (39.45%) Mathematics
7 121 (37.00%) SQL
8 120 (36.70%) Computer Science
9 113 (34.56%) Linux
9 113 (34.56%) Software Engineering
10 94 (28.75%) scikit-learn
11 88 (26.91%) Analytics
12 81 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (24.77%) Degree
13 79 (24.16%) Data Analysis
14 77 (23.55%) TensorFlow
15 73 (22.32%) Finance
16 71 (21.71%) Algorithms
17 70 (21.41%) Big Data
18 69 (21.10%) Apache Spark
19 65 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
20 63 (19.27%) Visualisation
20 63 (19.27%) Deep Learning
21 58 (17.74%) C++
22 56 (17.13%) Hadoop
23 55 (16.82%) Artificial Intelligence
24 54 (16.51%) Natural Language Processing
25 53 (16.21%) Java
26 52 (15.90%) PhD
27 46 (14.07%) Physics

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 69 (21.10%) Apache Spark
2 22 (6.73%) Apache
3 20 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (5.20%) Confluence
5 14 (4.28%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.45%) Luigi
7 7 (2.14%) Apache Airflow
7 7 (2.14%) IPython
8 6 (1.83%) Tornado
9 4 (1.22%) Jupyter
9 4 (1.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) Mule
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.75%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.22%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.20%) AWS Lambda
2 17 (5.20%) Serverless
3 12 (3.67%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (2.14%) GitHub
4 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.61%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) SMS
2 2 (0.61%) DAB
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (21.41%) Big Data
2 56 (17.13%) Hadoop
3 41 (12.54%) Relational Database
4 40 (12.23%) Apache Hive
5 32 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (8.56%) Text Mining
7 26 (7.95%) NoSQL
8 24 (7.34%) HBase
8 24 (7.34%) MongoDB
9 23 (7.03%) QlikView
9 23 (7.03%) RDBMS
10 16 (4.89%) Parquet
11 14 (4.28%) Data Mining
12 11 (3.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (3.36%) MySQL
13 10 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (2.75%) Impala
15 6 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.53%) SQL Server
17 4 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (9.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.12%) JIRA
3 12 (3.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.53%) SonarQube
5 3 (0.92%) Maven
5 3 (0.92%) Subversion
6 2 (0.61%) CMake
6 2 (0.61%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) Ant
7 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.31%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (0.31%) Gradle
7 1 (0.31%) JUnit
7 1 (0.31%) Moq
7 1 (0.31%) MSTest
7 1 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
7 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (22.32%) Finance
2 19 (5.81%) Front Office
3 10 (3.06%) Retail
4 9 (2.75%) Banking
5 8 (2.45%) Electronics
6 6 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.22%) Marketing
8 3 (0.92%) Law
8 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 143 (43.73%) Developer
2 123 (37.61%) Python Developer
3 89 (27.22%) Data Scientist
4 44 (13.46%) Python Engineer
5 42 (12.84%) Senior Developer
5 42 (12.84%) Senior Python Developer
6 35 (10.70%) Senior Data Scientist
7 29 (8.87%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 28 (8.56%) Data Engineer
9 23 (7.03%) Big Data Engineer
10 20 (6.12%) Junior
11 18 (5.50%) Junior Developer
12 14 (4.28%) Architect
12 14 (4.28%) Senior Systems Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Software Engineer
14 12 (3.67%) Machine Learning Developer
15 11 (3.36%) Machine Learning Engineer
16 9 (2.75%) Enterprise Architect
17 7 (2.14%) Quantitative Developer
18 5 (1.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (92.97%) Pandas
2 202 (61.77%) SciPy
3 94 (28.75%) scikit-learn
4 77 (23.55%) TensorFlow
5 54 (16.51%) Natural Language Processing
6 45 (13.76%) Flask
7 44 (13.46%) Django
8 41 (12.54%) Keras
9 36 (11.01%) Theano
10 27 (8.26%) PySpark
11 26 (7.95%) Web Services
12 22 (6.73%) MLlib
13 16 (4.89%) Matplotlib
14 15 (4.59%) Anaconda
15 13 (3.98%) Bokeh
15 13 (3.98%) REST
16 10 (3.06%) Kafka
16 10 (3.06%) RESTful
17 9 (2.75%) Caffe
17 9 (2.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 120 (36.70%) Computer Science
2 71 (21.71%) Algorithms
3 43 (13.15%) Fintech
4 40 (12.23%) Hedge funds
5 30 (9.17%) Equities
6 24 (7.34%) Data Structures
6 24 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (6.73%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (5.50%) Derivative
10 15 (4.59%) Client/Server
10 15 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (3.98%) OTC Derivatives
12 8 (2.45%) Robotics
13 7 (2.14%) Market Risk
14 6 (1.83%) Spread Betting
15 5 (1.53%) User Experience
16 3 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
16 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
17 1 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 113 (34.56%) Linux
2 11 (3.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (55.96%) Data Science
2 146 (44.65%) Machine Learning
3 129 (39.45%) Mathematics
4 113 (34.56%) Software Engineering
5 88 (26.91%) Analytics
6 81 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (24.16%) Data Analysis
8 63 (19.27%) Deep Learning
8 63 (19.27%) Visualisation
9 55 (16.82%) Artificial Intelligence
10 46 (14.07%) Physics
11 36 (11.01%) Data Visualisation
11 36 (11.01%) ETL
12 35 (10.70%) Statistics
13 32 (9.79%) Statistical Modelling
14 31 (9.48%) DevOps
15 29 (8.87%) API Development
16 28 (8.56%) API Design
16 28 (8.56%) Data Analytics
16 28 (8.56%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 327 (100.00%) Python
2 121 (37.00%) SQL
3 58 (17.74%) C++
4 53 (16.21%) Java
5 39 (11.93%) R
6 34 (10.40%) C#
7 22 (6.73%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.89%) Scala
9 14 (4.28%) C
10 13 (3.98%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.14%) Clojure
11 7 (2.14%) Go
12 6 (1.83%) Lisp
13 3 (0.92%) Haskell
14 2 (0.61%) Erlang
14 2 (0.61%) VBA
15 1 (0.31%) F#
15 1 (0.31%) Ruby
15 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (24.77%) Degree
2 52 (15.90%) PhD
3 34 (10.40%) Numerate Degree
4 26 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.36%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (8.56%) Docker
2 24 (7.34%) HDFS
3 5 (1.53%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.98%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.22%) Oozie
3 2 (0.61%) Kibana
3 2 (0.61%) logstash
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 28 (8.56%) Tableau
2 4 (1.22%) Google
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.61%) Informatica
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle
3 2 (0.61%) Splunk
3 2 (0.61%) Sybase
3 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
3 2 (0.61%) Twitter
4 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.31%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.31%) Cognos
4 1 (0.31%) Facebook