Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for scikit-learn skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited scikit-learn over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

scikit-learn
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 967 1075 1161
Rank change year-on-year +108 +86 +97
Permanent jobs citing scikit-learn 192 118 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.067% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 147 90 89
UK median annual salary £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% -1.85% -8.47%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £116,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.00% +31.58%

scikit-learn 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 67,507 71,208 74,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.30% 40.36% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55,951 58,871 64,858
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing scikit-learn as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for scikit-learn 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 scikit-learn.

Salary trend for scikit-learn in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing scikit-learn over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for scikit-learn 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 scikit-learn within the UK over the 6 months to 25 September 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 +77 169 £69,125 +2.41% 26
London +82 136 £75,000 +9.09% 18
UK excluding London +54 50 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Scotland +9 22 £37,500 -16.67% 1
South East +8 11 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East of England +28 9 £62,500 +38.89% 3
North of England +21 5 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North West +10 5 £60,000 +50.00% 1
South West - 3 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing scikit-learn 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 scikit-learn.

1 191 (99.48%) Python
2 162 (84.38%) Machine Learning
3 153 (79.69%) Data Science
4 117 (60.94%) Pandas
5 114 (59.38%) NumPy
6 98 (51.04%) Apache Spark
7 92 (47.92%) SciPy
8 91 (47.40%) TensorFlow
9 89 (46.35%) SQL
10 88 (45.83%) Natural Language Processing
11 83 (43.23%) Hadoop
11 83 (43.23%) Artificial Intelligence
12 74 (38.54%) Computer Science
12 74 (38.54%) Deep Learning
13 70 (36.46%) Algorithms
14 63 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
15 62 (32.29%) R
16 61 (31.77%) Visualisation
17 57 (29.69%) Analytics
18 55 (28.65%) Mathematics
19 52 (27.08%) Degree
20 51 (26.56%) Big Data
21 47 (24.48%) Data Analysis
22 46 (23.96%) PhD
23 45 (23.44%) Software Engineering
24 44 (22.92%) NoSQL
25 43 (22.40%) Statistics
26 41 (21.35%) JavaScript
26 41 (21.35%) Data Visualisation
27 38 (19.79%) Tableau

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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 98 (51.04%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.65%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.65%) SAS
4 6 (3.13%) Jupyter
5 4 (2.08%) Apache
5 4 (2.08%) IPython
5 4 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.04%) Luigi
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Chatbot
2 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 63 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (10.42%) Amazon SageMaker
5 17 (8.85%) Serverless
6 15 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (7.29%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (4.17%) GitHub
10 3 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.04%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.52%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) SMS
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (43.23%) Hadoop
2 51 (26.56%) Big Data
3 44 (22.92%) NoSQL
4 36 (18.75%) Apache Hive
5 34 (17.71%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (16.15%) Text Mining
7 28 (14.58%) HBase
8 26 (13.54%) QlikView
9 24 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 21 (10.94%) MySQL
11 17 (8.85%) MongoDB
12 16 (8.33%) Neo4j
13 11 (5.73%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (4.17%) Data Mining
15 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
16 5 (2.60%) Power BI
17 4 (2.08%) BigQuery
17 4 (2.08%) Data Lake
17 4 (2.08%) MariaDB
17 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (16.15%) Jenkins
2 27 (14.06%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.90%) Vagrant
4 16 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.13%) JIRA
5 6 (3.13%) Maven
6 4 (2.08%) Ant
6 4 (2.08%) CA Release Automation
6 4 (2.08%) Gradle
6 4 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.08%) JUnit
6 4 (2.08%) Selenium
6 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.56%) Subversion
8 2 (1.04%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.04%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.52%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (12.50%) Finance
2 16 (8.33%) Banking
3 14 (7.29%) Retail
4 12 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.69%) Marketing
6 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.13%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (64.06%) Data Scientist
2 49 (25.52%) Senior Data Scientist
3 30 (15.63%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 26 (13.54%) Data Engineer
5 17 (8.85%) Software Engineer
6 13 (6.77%) Developer
7 9 (4.69%) Junior
8 8 (4.17%) Architect
8 8 (4.17%) Python Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) UI Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Junior Data Scientist
10 6 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.08%) Elasticsearch Engineer
11 4 (2.08%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (2.08%) Java Engineer
11 4 (2.08%) JavaScript Engineer
12 3 (1.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (60.94%) Pandas
2 114 (59.38%) NumPy
3 92 (47.92%) SciPy
4 91 (47.40%) TensorFlow
5 88 (45.83%) Natural Language Processing
6 35 (18.23%) Theano
7 34 (17.71%) MLlib
8 32 (16.67%) Keras
9 30 (15.63%) PySpark
10 21 (10.94%) Matplotlib
11 19 (9.90%) Kafka
11 19 (9.90%) MXNet
12 18 (9.38%) Spark Streaming
13 14 (7.29%) CSS
14 11 (5.73%) AngularJS
15 9 (4.69%) Django
15 9 (4.69%) HTML
15 9 (4.69%) React
16 6 (3.13%) Caffe
16 6 (3.13%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 74 (38.54%) Computer Science
2 70 (36.46%) Algorithms
3 36 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (13.02%) Fintech
5 14 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.65%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (3.65%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.13%) Acoustics
8 6 (3.13%) Blog
8 6 (3.13%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.08%) User Experience
10 4 (2.08%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.04%) Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) Equities
11 2 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.29%) Linux
2 4 (2.08%) Windows
3 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (84.38%) Machine Learning
2 153 (79.69%) Data Science
3 83 (43.23%) Artificial Intelligence
4 74 (38.54%) Deep Learning
5 61 (31.77%) Visualisation
6 57 (29.69%) Analytics
7 55 (28.65%) Mathematics
8 47 (24.48%) Data Analysis
9 45 (23.44%) Software Engineering
10 43 (22.40%) Statistics
11 41 (21.35%) Data Visualisation
12 30 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (14.06%) Data Analytics
16 25 (13.02%) Physics
17 24 (12.50%) Sentiment Analysis
18 19 (9.90%) Unit Testing
19 18 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 191 (99.48%) Python
2 89 (46.35%) SQL
3 62 (32.29%) R
4 41 (21.35%) JavaScript
5 38 (19.79%) Java
6 34 (17.71%) Scala
7 22 (11.46%) MATLAB
8 15 (7.81%) C++
9 9 (4.69%) C
9 9 (4.69%) Clojure
9 9 (4.69%) Lisp
9 9 (4.69%) Ruby
10 4 (2.08%) Java 8
11 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.56%) C#
11 3 (1.56%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.04%) Go
13 1 (0.52%) HiveQL
13 1 (0.52%) PHP
13 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (27.08%) Degree
2 46 (23.96%) PhD
3 23 (11.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.17%) Master's Degree
6 7 (3.65%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (15.63%) Docker
2 26 (13.54%) HDFS
3 16 (8.33%) VirtualBox
4 5 (2.60%) Apache Flume
5 4 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (11.98%) Kubernetes
2 17 (8.85%) Ansible
3 16 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
3 16 (8.33%) Terraform
4 5 (2.60%) Oozie
5 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.56%) Puppet
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (19.79%) Tableau
2 29 (15.10%) Google
3 20 (10.42%) Cloudera
4 16 (8.33%) Databricks
4 16 (8.33%) Dataiku
4 16 (8.33%) Hortonworks
5 6 (3.13%) Fidessa
6 5 (2.60%) Splunk
7 4 (2.08%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.08%) RapidMiner
7 4 (2.08%) Twitter
8 2 (1.04%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle
8 2 (1.04%) Sybase
8 2 (1.04%) TIBCO