Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

scikit-learn
UK
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 961 1073 1149
Rank change year-on-year +112 +76 +107
Permanent jobs citing scikit-learn 183 145 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.081% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 156 117 72
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £99,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.78% -21.74% +4.55%

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 62,926 71,569 72,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.50% 40.16% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51,644 59,615 62,393
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £84,175 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for scikit-learn in the UK

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Top 11 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 17 December 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 +91 167 £72,500 +11.54% 23
London +63 132 £75,000 +15.38% 12
UK excluding London +66 45 £46,250 +2.78% 12
South East +37 13 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South West +28 10 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Scotland 0 9 £37,500 -16.67%
Northern Ireland - 6 £42,500 - 1
East of England +24 5 £62,500 +38.89% 4
Midlands +30 2 £52,500 +16.67%
West Midlands +44 1 £52,500 +16.67%
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 176 (96.17%) Python
2 171 (93.44%) Machine Learning
3 144 (78.69%) Data Science
4 109 (59.56%) Pandas
5 107 (58.47%) TensorFlow
6 105 (57.38%) Apache Spark
7 99 (54.10%) Artificial Intelligence
8 92 (50.27%) Natural Language Processing
9 89 (48.63%) NumPy
10 87 (47.54%) SciPy
11 81 (44.26%) SQL
12 78 (42.62%) Deep Learning
13 76 (41.53%) Algorithms
14 69 (37.70%) Hadoop
15 65 (35.52%) Big Data
16 63 (34.43%) Visualisation
17 62 (33.88%) Mathematics
18 57 (31.15%) R
19 56 (30.60%) Amazon AWS
20 54 (29.51%) Computer Science
21 51 (27.87%) Analytics
22 43 (23.50%) Software Engineering
23 40 (21.86%) Degree
24 39 (21.31%) Java
25 38 (20.77%) Scala
26 36 (19.67%) Docker
26 36 (19.67%) PhD
27 34 (18.58%) Physics
28 33 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
28 33 (18.03%) Apache Hive

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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
1 105 (57.38%) Apache Spark
2 18 (9.84%) Apache
3 15 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (6.01%) Apache Pig
5 10 (5.46%) SAS
6 5 (2.73%) Jupyter
7 4 (2.19%) Ethereum
7 4 (2.19%) Hyperledger
8 2 (1.09%) IPython
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.09%) SPSS
3 1 (0.55%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.09%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 56 (30.60%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (12.02%) Amazon SageMaker
5 6 (3.28%) Serverless
6 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.19%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (2.19%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.09%) Wit.ai
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.55%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) MQTT
2 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.70%) Hadoop
2 65 (35.52%) Big Data
3 33 (18.03%) Apache Hive
4 31 (16.94%) NoSQL
5 29 (15.85%) Data Mining
6 22 (12.02%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (11.48%) Text Mining
8 19 (10.38%) HBase
8 19 (10.38%) Neo4j
9 16 (8.74%) QlikView
10 12 (6.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (5.46%) MongoDB
12 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
13 7 (3.83%) Data Lake
14 6 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (2.73%) MySQL
16 4 (2.19%) Blockchain
16 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
16 4 (2.19%) RethinkDB
17 3 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (12.02%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (8.20%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.19%) Maven
4 4 (2.19%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.09%) FindBugs
5 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.09%) JUnit
5 2 (1.09%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.55%) GitLab
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (13.11%) Finance
2 19 (10.38%) Retail
3 14 (7.65%) Law
4 12 (6.56%) Military
5 9 (4.92%) Banking
6 8 (4.37%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.37%) Marketing
7 7 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Automotive
9 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.09%) Games
9 2 (1.09%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) Electronics
10 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (61.20%) Data Scientist
2 31 (16.94%) Senior Data Scientist
3 25 (13.66%) Data Engineer
4 21 (11.48%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 20 (10.93%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 10 (5.46%) Developer
6 10 (5.46%) Software Engineer
7 9 (4.92%) Python Engineer
8 8 (4.37%) Architect
8 8 (4.37%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.83%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
11 5 (2.73%) Data Science Engineer
11 5 (2.73%) Java Engineer
12 4 (2.19%) Backend Developer
12 4 (2.19%) Blockchain Engineer
12 4 (2.19%) Hadoop Engineer
13 3 (1.64%) Junior
13 3 (1.64%) Senior Architect
13 3 (1.64%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (59.56%) Pandas
2 107 (58.47%) TensorFlow
3 92 (50.27%) Natural Language Processing
4 89 (48.63%) NumPy
5 87 (47.54%) SciPy
6 32 (17.49%) MLlib
7 24 (13.11%) PySpark
8 21 (11.48%) Kafka
8 21 (11.48%) Keras
8 21 (11.48%) Theano
9 18 (9.84%) MXNet
10 15 (8.20%) Spark Streaming
11 13 (7.10%) Matplotlib
12 12 (6.56%) Django
13 8 (4.37%) Node.js
14 6 (3.28%) Lambda Expressions
14 6 (3.28%) SpaCy
15 5 (2.73%) JSON
15 5 (2.73%) React
16 4 (2.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (41.53%) Algorithms
2 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.10%) Fintech
4 9 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.37%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.83%) Acoustics
6 7 (3.83%) Blog
6 7 (3.83%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.19%) Equities
8 4 (2.19%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.64%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.09%) Derivative
10 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.09%) Robotics
10 2 (1.09%) Social Media
11 1 (0.55%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.38%) Linux
2 12 (6.56%) Unix
3 2 (1.09%) Windows
4 1 (0.55%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (93.44%) Machine Learning
2 144 (78.69%) Data Science
3 99 (54.10%) Artificial Intelligence
4 78 (42.62%) Deep Learning
5 63 (34.43%) Visualisation
6 62 (33.88%) Mathematics
7 54 (29.51%) Computer Science
8 51 (27.87%) Analytics
9 43 (23.50%) Software Engineering
10 34 (18.58%) Physics
11 33 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (16.39%) Data Analysis
13 28 (15.30%) Data Visualisation
14 25 (13.66%) Neural Network
14 25 (13.66%) Statistics
15 24 (13.11%) Data Analytics
16 23 (12.57%) Data Munging
17 21 (11.48%) Statistical Analysis
18 20 (10.93%) Data Modelling
18 20 (10.93%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 176 (96.17%) Python
2 81 (44.26%) SQL
3 57 (31.15%) R
4 39 (21.31%) Java
5 38 (20.77%) Scala
6 24 (13.11%) MATLAB
7 22 (12.02%) JavaScript
8 17 (9.29%) C++
9 11 (6.01%) C
9 11 (6.01%) Ruby
10 6 (3.28%) Go
10 6 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.19%) Cypher
12 3 (1.64%) C#
12 3 (1.64%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.09%) ES6
14 1 (0.55%) Clojure
14 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (21.86%) Degree
2 36 (19.67%) PhD
3 13 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.37%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 36 (19.67%) Docker
2 19 (10.38%) HDFS
3 15 (8.20%) VirtualBox
4 4 (2.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.64%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.09%) etcd
Systems Management
1 23 (12.57%) Kubernetes
2 18 (9.84%) Terraform
3 15 (8.20%) Ansible
3 15 (8.20%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.64%) Oozie
5 2 (1.09%) Consul
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (17.49%) Google
2 26 (14.21%) Tableau
3 17 (9.29%) Cloudera
3 17 (9.29%) Hortonworks
4 15 (8.20%) Databricks
4 15 (8.20%) Dataiku
5 4 (2.19%) IBM
5 4 (2.19%) RapidMiner
6 3 (1.64%) SAP
7 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.09%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.09%) Informatica
7 2 (1.09%) MapR
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle
7 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.09%) Sybase
7 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.55%) Teradata
8 1 (0.55%) Twitter