Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

scikit-learn
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 950 1105 1163
Rank change year-on-year +155 +58 +84
Permanent jobs citing scikit-learn 247 90 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.052% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 180 66 100
UK median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% -7.94% +8.62%
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £112,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.00% -

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 70,447 70,211 78,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.83% 40.69% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58,887 59,424 67,534
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +123 206 £65,000 -10.34% 15
London +89 166 £67,875 -7.97% 8
UK excluding London +56 79 £60,000 -14.29% 7
Scotland - 39 £70,000 -
East of England +16 19 £75,000 - 1
South East +4 14 £52,500 -25.00% 5
North of England +24 7 £60,000 +50.00%
North West +7 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Python
2 204 (82.59%) Machine Learning
3 180 (72.87%) Data Science
4 155 (62.75%) NumPy
5 150 (60.73%) Pandas
6 129 (52.23%) SciPy
7 127 (51.42%) SQL
8 120 (48.58%) Algorithms
9 103 (41.70%) Apache Spark
10 93 (37.65%) Computer Science
11 87 (35.22%) Hadoop
11 87 (35.22%) TensorFlow
12 85 (34.41%) Natural Language Processing
13 80 (32.39%) Artificial Intelligence
14 72 (29.15%) Analytics
15 71 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
15 71 (28.74%) Degree
16 70 (28.34%) Statistics
17 68 (27.53%) Data Analysis
18 67 (27.13%) NoSQL
18 67 (27.13%) R
19 64 (25.91%) Deep Learning
20 63 (25.51%) PhD
21 62 (25.10%) Big Data
22 59 (23.89%) Mathematics
23 54 (21.86%) Scala
24 53 (21.46%) Visualisation
25 49 (19.84%) Software Engineering
26 48 (19.43%) JavaScript
27 45 (18.22%) Git (software)

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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
1 103 (41.70%) Apache Spark
2 22 (8.91%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.86%) Apache
4 8 (3.24%) Jupyter
5 7 (2.83%) Apache Pig
5 7 (2.83%) SAS
6 5 (2.02%) Luigi
6 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.21%) IPython
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.62%) Weka
4 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 71 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (13.36%) Serverless
3 32 (12.96%) AWS Lambda
4 31 (12.55%) Amazon Kinesis
5 28 (11.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (4.86%) GitHub
7 11 (4.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (3.24%) Amazon SageMaker
10 5 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.21%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.81%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.40%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) SMS
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (35.22%) Hadoop
2 67 (27.13%) NoSQL
3 62 (25.10%) Big Data
4 33 (13.36%) Apache Hive
5 32 (12.96%) Relational Database
6 29 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (10.53%) HBase
8 25 (10.12%) MySQL
8 25 (10.12%) QlikView
9 24 (9.72%) Text Mining
10 14 (5.67%) Data Mining
11 12 (4.86%) MongoDB
12 10 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (3.64%) Flink
14 7 (2.83%) GIS
14 7 (2.83%) Neo4j
14 7 (2.83%) SQL Server
15 5 (2.02%) BigQuery
15 5 (2.02%) Power BI
15 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.05%) Vagrant
4 7 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.43%) JIRA
6 5 (2.02%) Ant
6 5 (2.02%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.02%) CA Release Automation
6 5 (2.02%) Gradle
6 5 (2.02%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.02%) JUnit
6 5 (2.02%) Maven
6 5 (2.02%) Selenium
6 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.21%) Subversion
8 2 (0.81%) CircleCI
General
1 24 (9.72%) Finance
2 20 (8.10%) Marketing
3 16 (6.48%) Retail
4 14 (5.67%) Banking
5 10 (4.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.62%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 138 (55.87%) Data Scientist
2 60 (24.29%) Senior Data Scientist
3 32 (12.96%) Data Engineer
4 25 (10.12%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 24 (9.72%) Software Engineer
6 16 (6.48%) Developer
7 12 (4.86%) Junior
8 10 (4.05%) Python Developer
9 9 (3.64%) Python Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) Research Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) UI Engineer
11 7 (2.83%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 6 (2.43%) Architect
13 5 (2.02%) Elasticsearch Engineer
13 5 (2.02%) Integration Engineer
13 5 (2.02%) Java Engineer
13 5 (2.02%) JavaScript Engineer
13 5 (2.02%) Junior Data Scientist
14 4 (1.62%) Data Science Engineer
14 4 (1.62%) Data Science Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (62.75%) NumPy
2 150 (60.73%) Pandas
3 129 (52.23%) SciPy
4 87 (35.22%) TensorFlow
5 85 (34.41%) Natural Language Processing
6 39 (15.79%) Theano
7 38 (15.38%) Keras
8 25 (10.12%) PySpark
9 23 (9.31%) MLlib
10 22 (8.91%) Matplotlib
11 18 (7.29%) Kafka
12 17 (6.88%) CSS
13 13 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 12 (4.86%) Django
14 12 (4.86%) Flask
15 11 (4.45%) Spark Streaming
16 10 (4.05%) D3.js
16 10 (4.05%) HTML
16 10 (4.05%) React
17 8 (3.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 120 (48.58%) Algorithms
2 93 (37.65%) Computer Science
3 27 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (10.93%) Fintech
4 12 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.45%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.24%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.43%) Robotics
7 6 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.02%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.02%) User Experience
9 4 (1.62%) CUDA
9 4 (1.62%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.62%) Social Network
9 4 (1.62%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.50%) Linux
2 7 (2.83%) Unix
3 6 (2.43%) Windows
4 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (82.59%) Machine Learning
2 180 (72.87%) Data Science
3 80 (32.39%) Artificial Intelligence
4 72 (29.15%) Analytics
5 70 (28.34%) Statistics
6 68 (27.53%) Data Analysis
7 64 (25.91%) Deep Learning
8 59 (23.89%) Mathematics
9 53 (21.46%) Visualisation
10 49 (19.84%) Software Engineering
11 44 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
13 31 (12.55%) Data Analytics
14 29 (11.74%) Statistical Modelling
15 28 (11.34%) Neural Network
16 27 (10.93%) Cybersecurity
17 25 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (10.12%) Physics
18 23 (9.31%) ETL
19 22 (8.91%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (100.00%) Python
2 127 (51.42%) SQL
3 67 (27.13%) R
4 54 (21.86%) Scala
5 48 (19.43%) JavaScript
6 38 (15.38%) C++
7 37 (14.98%) Java
8 26 (10.53%) MATLAB
9 22 (8.91%) Clojure
10 19 (7.69%) C
11 18 (7.29%) Lisp
12 7 (2.83%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.02%) Java 8
13 5 (2.02%) Julia
14 3 (1.21%) Ruby
15 2 (0.81%) HiveQL
15 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.40%) ES6
16 1 (0.40%) Go
Qualifications
1 71 (28.74%) Degree
2 63 (25.51%) PhD
3 28 (11.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (8.50%) Master's Degree
5 11 (4.45%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.24%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (8.50%) HDFS
2 17 (6.88%) Docker
3 7 (2.83%) VirtualBox
4 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.62%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Ansible
2 8 (3.24%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.83%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (2.83%) Terraform
4 5 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.02%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.62%) Oozie
6 3 (1.21%) Puppet
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 40 (16.19%) Tableau
2 21 (8.50%) Google
3 12 (4.86%) Cloudera
4 7 (2.83%) Databricks
4 7 (2.83%) Dataiku
4 7 (2.83%) Hortonworks
5 6 (2.43%) Splunk
6 5 (2.02%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.62%) Fidessa
8 3 (1.21%) Twitter
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle
9 1 (0.40%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata