Period
to 28 July 2021

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

scikit-learn
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 751 664 783
Rank change year-on-year -87 +119 +204
Permanent jobs citing scikit-learn 245 127 344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.45% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 100 90 278
10th Percentile £44,750 £40,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £72,500 £68,300
Median % change year-on-year -6.90% +6.15% +5.08%
75th Percentile £88,750 £92,188 £82,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £102,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +13.04% -4.17%

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 46,282 28,287 54,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.98% 40.69% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30,612 23,602 45,041
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for scikit-learn in the UK

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Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing scikit-learn.

Salary trend for scikit-learn in the UK

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Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing scikit-learn over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for scikit-learn in the UK

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Top 14 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 28 July 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 -60 228 £67,500 -6.90% 21
London -24 198 £70,000 -9.68% 14
Work from Home -194 55 £75,000 +39.53% 3
UK excluding London -136 33 £57,500 -11.54% 8
South West -61 11 £42,500 -39.29% 1
East of England -41 7 £59,500 -8.46% 2
North of England - 6 £60,000 - 3
South East -94 5 £63,750 -17.74% 1
North West - 5 £81,250 - 2
Scotland -72 2 £73,750 - 1
Midlands -79 1 £57,500 -
West Midlands -87 1 £57,500 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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.

1 243 (99.18%) Python
2 208 (84.90%) Machine Learning
3 175 (71.43%) Data Science
4 142 (57.96%) Pandas
5 132 (53.88%) Algorithms
6 130 (53.06%) TensorFlow
7 123 (50.20%) NumPy
8 109 (44.49%) Artificial Intelligence
9 102 (41.63%) SQL
10 97 (39.59%) Software Engineering
11 84 (34.29%) Computer Science
12 81 (33.06%) AWS
13 79 (32.24%) PhD
14 77 (31.43%) Natural Language Processing
14 77 (31.43%) Apache Spark
14 77 (31.43%) Keras
15 74 (30.20%) Finance
16 73 (29.80%) PyTorch
17 72 (29.39%) Degree
18 70 (28.57%) Analytics
19 69 (28.16%) SciPy
20 65 (26.53%) Java
20 65 (26.53%) Social Skills
21 64 (26.12%) Visualisation
21 64 (26.12%) Deep Learning
22 60 (24.49%) Docker
22 60 (24.49%) Statistics
23 58 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
24 56 (22.86%) Mathematics
25 52 (21.22%) C++

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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 77 (31.43%) Apache Spark
2 37 (15.10%) Jupyter
3 21 (8.57%) Apache
4 13 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.86%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.41%) Luigi
Applications
1 9 (3.67%) Simulink
2 7 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Primavera
2 4 (1.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 81 (33.06%) AWS
2 45 (18.37%) GCP
3 43 (17.55%) Azure
4 28 (11.43%) Serverless
5 26 (10.61%) Amazon SageMaker
6 16 (6.53%) Amazon S3
7 15 (6.12%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (5.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (3.67%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (3.67%) SaaS
11 7 (2.86%) Power Platform
12 6 (2.45%) GitHub
13 3 (1.22%) AWS Step Functions
13 3 (1.22%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.82%) Amazon Cognito
14 2 (0.82%) Amazon ECS
14 2 (0.82%) Snowflake
14 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.29%) Big Data
2 32 (13.06%) Data Mining
3 25 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (7.76%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.53%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.53%) Tableau
7 14 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
8 13 (5.31%) RDBMS
9 11 (4.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.08%) Looker
11 9 (3.67%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.86%) Impala
12 7 (2.86%) InfluxDB
12 7 (2.86%) Power BI
13 6 (2.45%) Metadata
13 6 (2.45%) Neo4j
14 5 (2.04%) BigQuery
15 4 (1.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.53%) GitLab
3 15 (6.12%) Maven
4 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.45%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.63%) JIRA
7 3 (1.22%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.41%) Babel
8 1 (0.41%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 74 (30.20%) Finance
2 65 (26.53%) Social Skills
3 58 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (14.69%) Retail
5 24 (9.80%) Banking
5 24 (9.80%) Marketing
6 20 (8.16%) Telecoms
7 19 (7.76%) Games
8 15 (6.12%) Front Office
9 12 (4.90%) Manufacturing
9 12 (4.90%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (4.49%) Public Sector
11 7 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (2.04%) Advertising
12 5 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (1.63%) Financial Institution
14 3 (1.22%) Investment Banking
14 3 (1.22%) Law
15 2 (0.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (44.08%) Data Scientist
2 42 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 33 (13.47%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 28 (11.43%) Senior Data Scientist
5 27 (11.02%) Python Engineer
6 23 (9.39%) Data Engineer
7 22 (8.98%) Developer
8 20 (8.16%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 15 (6.12%) Java Engineer
9 15 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 14 (5.71%) Python Developer
11 13 (5.31%) Python Software Engineer
12 10 (4.08%) Consultant
13 9 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
13 9 (3.67%) Computer Engineer
13 9 (3.67%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 9 (3.67%) Machine Learning Consultant
14 6 (2.45%) Backend Developer
14 6 (2.45%) Senior Software Engineer
15 5 (2.04%) Junior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (57.96%) Pandas
2 130 (53.06%) TensorFlow
3 123 (50.20%) NumPy
4 77 (31.43%) Keras
5 73 (29.80%) PyTorch
6 69 (28.16%) SciPy
7 33 (13.47%) Matplotlib
8 28 (11.43%) Kafka
9 26 (10.61%) React
10 23 (9.39%) Django
10 23 (9.39%) Flask
11 16 (6.53%) OpenCV
12 15 (6.12%) Celery
13 14 (5.71%) SpaCy
13 14 (5.71%) Theano
13 14 (5.71%) Torch
14 13 (5.31%) Chainer
14 13 (5.31%) XGBoost
15 12 (4.90%) Web Services
16 11 (4.49%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 132 (53.88%) Algorithms
2 26 (10.61%) Blog
3 20 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (7.35%) Robotics
5 16 (6.53%) Data Structures
6 15 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (4.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 9 (3.67%) NHS
9 8 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (3.27%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.86%) Cloud Native
10 7 (2.86%) Wiki
11 6 (2.45%) iPad
12 5 (2.04%) Clustering
12 5 (2.04%) Fixed Income
12 5 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.04%) User Experience
13 4 (1.63%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.12%) Linux
2 6 (2.45%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (84.90%) Machine Learning
2 175 (71.43%) Data Science
3 109 (44.49%) Artificial Intelligence
4 97 (39.59%) Software Engineering
5 84 (34.29%) Computer Science
6 77 (31.43%) Natural Language Processing
7 70 (28.57%) Analytics
8 64 (26.12%) Deep Learning
8 64 (26.12%) Visualisation
9 60 (24.49%) Statistics
10 56 (22.86%) Mathematics
11 50 (20.41%) Neural Network
12 49 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 44 (17.96%) Data Pipeline
14 39 (15.92%) Computer Vision
15 38 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (12.65%) Data Cleansing
16 31 (12.65%) Physics
17 29 (11.84%) Data Analysis
18 28 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 243 (99.18%) Python
2 102 (41.63%) SQL
3 65 (26.53%) Java
4 52 (21.22%) C++
5 31 (12.65%) JavaScript
6 25 (10.20%) MATLAB
7 20 (8.16%) C
7 20 (8.16%) R
8 15 (6.12%) Java 8
9 13 (5.31%) Scala
10 11 (4.49%) ES6
11 10 (4.08%) Go
11 10 (4.08%) Ruby
12 9 (3.67%) Cython
13 7 (2.86%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.45%) Apple Swift
15 5 (2.04%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.22%) C#
16 3 (1.22%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (32.24%) PhD
2 72 (29.39%) Degree
3 23 (9.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (8.98%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (5.71%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.31%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 60 (24.49%) Docker
2 11 (4.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (4.49%) etcd
3 6 (2.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (21.22%) Kubernetes
2 32 (13.06%) Terraform
3 17 (6.94%) Ansible
4 16 (6.53%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (4.49%) Consul
6 7 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.86%) Puppet
7 4 (1.63%) Argo
8 3 (1.22%) Kubeflow
9 2 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (10.20%) Google
2 24 (9.80%) Databricks
3 10 (4.08%) Autodesk
3 10 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.67%) Cisco
4 9 (3.67%) Instagram
5 8 (3.27%) Cloudera
5 8 (3.27%) Dataiku
5 8 (3.27%) Yahoo!
6 7 (2.86%) Dell
7 6 (2.45%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.63%) Algorithmics
9 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.41%) Apple
10 1 (0.41%) Optimizely
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle