Period
to 16 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NumPy
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 523 736 868
Rank change year-on-year +213 +132 +86
Permanent jobs citing NumPy 231 311 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.63% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 223 258 239
Median annual salary £77,500 £73,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% +8.15% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £149,000 £131,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%

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 26,698 49,022 59,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.89% 38.87% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22,647 40,610 49,599
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,219 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% +2.71% +5.88%

NumPy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NumPy.

Salary trend for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NumPy over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for NumPy in the UK

NumPy
Top 10 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 January 2021. 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 +204 227 £77,500 +5.44% 44
London +172 211 £80,000 -5.88% 28
UK excluding London +167 16 £60,000 +20.00% 16
Work from Home -59 14 £70,000 +27.27% 5
East of England +84 7 £75,375 +88.44% 9
South East +156 3 £60,000 -3.23% 5
North of England +91 3 £40,000 +23.08% 1
North East - 3 £40,000 -
South West +70 2 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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.

1 230 (99.57%) Python
2 131 (56.71%) Pandas
3 91 (39.39%) Docker
4 90 (38.96%) Machine Learning
5 84 (36.36%) AWS
6 79 (34.20%) Java
7 73 (31.60%) SQL
8 61 (26.41%) SciPy
8 61 (26.41%) Data Science
9 48 (20.78%) Hedge funds
9 48 (20.78%) Computer Science
10 47 (20.35%) Finance
10 47 (20.35%) Analytics
11 44 (19.05%) scikit-learn
11 44 (19.05%) Kubernetes
12 39 (16.88%) Deep Learning
13 34 (14.72%) DevOps
13 34 (14.72%) Azure
13 34 (14.72%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (13.85%) Amazon S3
14 32 (13.85%) TensorFlow
15 31 (13.42%) Algorithms
15 31 (13.42%) Equities
15 31 (13.42%) Statistics
16 29 (12.55%) Software Engineering
16 29 (12.55%) GCP
17 28 (12.12%) Degree
18 27 (11.69%) Mathematics
18 27 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (11.69%) Apache Airflow

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 27 (11.69%) Apache Airflow
2 26 (11.26%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.60%) Apache
4 6 (2.60%) SAS
5 5 (2.16%) Confluence
6 2 (0.87%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.87%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 84 (36.36%) AWS
2 34 (14.72%) Azure
3 32 (13.85%) Amazon S3
4 29 (12.55%) GCP
5 13 (5.63%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.90%) Power Platform
7 8 (3.46%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (3.46%) Serverless
8 5 (2.16%) GitHub
9 3 (1.30%) Amazon SageMaker
9 3 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.30%) Datadog
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.87%) SaaS
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.43%) IaaS
11 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.72%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (9.96%) Big Data
3 21 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 13 (5.63%) Data Mining
5 11 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.33%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.90%) Power BI
7 9 (3.90%) Tableau
8 8 (3.46%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.60%) Impala
10 6 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.16%) Redis
12 3 (1.30%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (1.30%) MySQL
13 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.60%) JIRA
3 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.30%) SonarQube
4 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.43%) Hudson
5 1 (0.43%) Maven
5 1 (0.43%) Subversion
5 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 47 (20.35%) Finance
2 21 (9.09%) Front Office
3 13 (5.63%) Marketing
4 10 (4.33%) Banking
5 8 (3.46%) Retail
6 7 (3.03%) Electronics
6 7 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.73%) Advertising
7 4 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (56.71%) Developer
2 129 (55.84%) Python Developer
3 32 (13.85%) Python Engineer
4 23 (9.96%) Lead Developer
5 22 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 21 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
7 19 (8.23%) Data Scientist
8 16 (6.93%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 16 (6.93%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.63%) Quantitative Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Python Software Engineer
11 10 (4.33%) Data Engineer
11 10 (4.33%) Head of Development
12 8 (3.46%) Senior Data Scientist
13 7 (3.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 6 (2.60%) Apache Spark Developer
14 6 (2.60%) Data Science Manager
14 6 (2.60%) Django Developer
14 6 (2.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (56.71%) Pandas
2 61 (26.41%) SciPy
3 44 (19.05%) scikit-learn
4 32 (13.85%) TensorFlow
5 25 (10.82%) Natural Language Processing
6 24 (10.39%) Dask
7 21 (9.09%) PyTorch
8 20 (8.66%) Keras
9 19 (8.23%) Django
10 17 (7.36%) Flask
11 16 (6.93%) Matplotlib
12 12 (5.19%) XGBoost
13 8 (3.46%) PySpark
13 8 (3.46%) Seaborn
13 8 (3.46%) SpaCy
14 7 (3.03%) RESTful
14 7 (3.03%) Spring
14 7 (3.03%) SQLAlchemy
15 6 (2.60%) NetworkX
15 6 (2.60%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.78%) Hedge funds
2 31 (13.42%) Algorithms
2 31 (13.42%) Equities
3 12 (5.19%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.03%) Derivative
8 6 (2.60%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.73%) FMCG
10 3 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.30%) Clustering
11 2 (0.87%) Acoustics
11 2 (0.87%) CUDA
11 2 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.87%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.87%) NHS
11 2 (0.87%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.30%) Linux
1 3 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.96%) Machine Learning
2 61 (26.41%) Data Science
3 48 (20.78%) Computer Science
4 47 (20.35%) Analytics
5 39 (16.88%) Deep Learning
6 34 (14.72%) DevOps
7 31 (13.42%) Statistics
8 29 (12.55%) Software Engineering
9 27 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (11.69%) Mathematics
10 24 (10.39%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (8.66%) Computer Vision
11 20 (8.66%) Neural Network
12 19 (8.23%) Decision-Making
12 19 (8.23%) Visualisation
13 17 (7.36%) Mentoring
13 17 (7.36%) Parallel Processing
14 16 (6.93%) Innovative Thinking
15 15 (6.49%) TDD
16 14 (6.06%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 230 (99.57%) Python
2 79 (34.20%) Java
3 73 (31.60%) SQL
4 22 (9.52%) C++
5 20 (8.66%) R
6 14 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.76%) C#
8 10 (4.33%) C
9 9 (3.90%) MATLAB
10 7 (3.03%) Julia
10 7 (3.03%) Scala
11 4 (1.73%) Go
11 4 (1.73%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) Clojure
13 1 (0.43%) F#
13 1 (0.43%) PHP
13 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (12.12%) Degree
2 18 (7.79%) PhD
3 14 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.03%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 91 (39.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.30%) Grafana
2 3 (1.30%) Prometheus
2 3 (1.30%) Zipkin
3 2 (0.87%) Control-M
4 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (4.76%) Databricks
2 8 (3.46%) Cloudera
3 7 (3.03%) Google
4 4 (1.73%) Bloomberg
4 4 (1.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.73%) Oracle
5 3 (1.30%) PagerDuty
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.43%) Perforce
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat