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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SciPy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SciPy over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SciPy
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 963 824 733
Rank change year-on-year -139 -91 +207
Permanent jobs citing SciPy 285 131 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 174 65 107
10th Percentile £62,875 £50,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £88,750 £60,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £115,000 £85,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +35.29% +9.68% +10.71%
75th Percentile £130,625 £90,000 £100,000
90th Percentile £145,000 £105,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +40.91%

SciPy 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 71,628 42,892 31,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.44% 40.77% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30,175 29,530 25,972
10th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.17% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SciPy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SciPy in the UK

SciPy
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SciPy in the UK

SciPy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SciPy over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for SciPy in the UK

SciPy
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK over the 6 months to 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -109 244 £115,000 +35.29% 22
London -105 235 £115,000 +35.29% 13
Work from Home -217 92 £137,500 +87.07% 10
UK excluding London -168 10 £75,000 -6.25% 9
Midlands - 3 £52,500 -
South West -40 2 £75,000 - 1
Yorkshire -51 2 - -
North of England -82 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 2 - -
South East -84 1 £105,000 - 6
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing SciPy 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 SciPy.

1 277 (97.19%) Python
2 253 (88.77%) Pandas
3 222 (77.89%) NumPy
4 201 (70.53%) Analytics
5 169 (59.30%) Finance
6 150 (52.63%) Software Engineering
7 148 (51.93%) SQL
8 144 (50.53%) AWS
9 128 (44.91%) Machine Learning
10 118 (41.40%) Data Science
11 116 (40.70%) Equities
12 110 (38.60%) Agile
13 105 (36.84%) scikit-learn
14 102 (35.79%) Derivative
15 100 (35.09%) Investment Management
16 99 (34.74%) Asset Management
17 93 (32.63%) Front Office
18 89 (31.23%) JavaScript
19 82 (28.77%) Hedge funds
20 79 (27.72%) TensorFlow
20 79 (27.72%) React
21 71 (24.91%) Computer Science
22 67 (23.51%) GCP
23 61 (21.40%) Azure
24 59 (20.70%) Algorithms
25 56 (19.65%) Visualisation
26 54 (18.95%) Artificial Intelligence
27 52 (18.25%) Fixed Income
28 48 (16.84%) Mathematics
28 48 (16.84%) Data Analytics

SciPy
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 35 (12.28%) Apache Airflow
2 27 (9.47%) Apache Spark
3 21 (7.37%) Apache
4 12 (4.21%) Jupyter
5 4 (1.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.35%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.35%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 144 (50.53%) AWS
2 67 (23.51%) GCP
3 61 (21.40%) Azure
4 45 (15.79%) Amazon S3
5 41 (14.39%) AWS Lambda
5 41 (14.39%) Serverless
6 40 (14.04%) Amazon SageMaker
7 15 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (4.56%) AWS Step Functions
8 13 (4.56%) Slack
9 12 (4.21%) Power Platform
10 9 (3.16%) Snowflake
11 8 (2.81%) GitHub
12 7 (2.46%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (2.46%) SaaS
12 7 (2.46%) Vertex AI
13 4 (1.40%) npm
13 4 (1.40%) Yarn
14 3 (1.05%) Azure DevOps
15 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.44%) Amazon Athena
2 32 (11.23%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (8.07%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.72%) Big Data
5 17 (5.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 15 (5.26%) Tableau
7 14 (4.91%) Apache Ignite
7 14 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (4.56%) Neo4j
9 12 (4.21%) Power BI
10 10 (3.51%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.16%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.46%) BigQuery
13 7 (2.46%) Looker
13 7 (2.46%) Text Mining
14 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
15 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.40%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.51%) MLflow
3 7 (2.46%) JIRA
4 4 (1.40%) Cypress.io
4 4 (1.40%) Mocha
5 2 (0.70%) PyUnit
5 2 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.35%) CircleCI
General
1 169 (59.30%) Finance
2 93 (32.63%) Front Office
3 32 (11.23%) Social Skills
4 26 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.91%) Law
5 14 (4.91%) Marketing
6 11 (3.86%) Influencing Skills
7 9 (3.16%) Games
8 6 (2.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (2.11%) Retail
9 2 (0.70%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.70%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 140 (49.12%) Developer
2 133 (46.67%) Python Developer
3 108 (37.89%) Software Engineer
4 105 (36.84%) Python Engineer
5 102 (35.79%) Python Software Engineer
6 89 (31.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 74 (25.96%) Data Scientist
8 53 (18.60%) AWS Developer
9 52 (18.25%) AWS Engineer
9 52 (18.25%) AWS Software Engineer
10 45 (15.79%) Senior Data Scientist
11 33 (11.58%) Senior Developer
11 33 (11.58%) Senior Python Developer
12 31 (10.88%) Senior Software Engineer
13 24 (8.42%) Data Engineer
14 18 (6.32%) Analyst
14 18 (6.32%) Quantitative Developer
15 16 (5.61%) Senior Data Engineer
16 14 (4.91%) Programmer
16 14 (4.91%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (88.77%) Pandas
2 222 (77.89%) NumPy
3 105 (36.84%) scikit-learn
4 79 (27.72%) React
4 79 (27.72%) TensorFlow
5 40 (14.04%) PyTorch
6 37 (12.98%) Matplotlib
7 30 (10.53%) Keras
8 24 (8.42%) XGBoost
9 22 (7.72%) Kafka
10 20 (7.02%) FastAPI
11 19 (6.67%) NLTK
11 19 (6.67%) SpaCy
12 15 (5.26%) PySpark
13 14 (4.91%) Statsmodels
14 11 (3.86%) MXNet
15 10 (3.51%) Express
16 9 (3.16%) SQLAlchemy
17 7 (2.46%) Dask
18 6 (2.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (40.70%) Equities
2 102 (35.79%) Derivative
3 82 (28.77%) Hedge funds
4 59 (20.70%) Algorithms
5 52 (18.25%) Fixed Income
6 31 (10.88%) Credit Risk
7 28 (9.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (4.91%) Reference Data
10 13 (4.56%) Market Risk
11 11 (3.86%) Industry 4.0
12 8 (2.81%) Virtual Team
13 6 (2.11%) e-Learning
13 6 (2.11%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
14 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.75%) User Experience
15 4 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (1.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.53%) Linux
2 21 (7.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (70.53%) Analytics
2 150 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 128 (44.91%) Machine Learning
4 118 (41.40%) Data Science
5 110 (38.60%) Agile
6 100 (35.09%) Investment Management
7 99 (34.74%) Asset Management
8 71 (24.91%) Computer Science
9 56 (19.65%) Visualisation
10 54 (18.95%) Artificial Intelligence
11 48 (16.84%) Data Analytics
11 48 (16.84%) Mathematics
12 43 (15.09%) Statistics
13 42 (14.74%) Fintech
14 40 (14.04%) Deep Learning
15 39 (13.68%) Full Stack Development
16 38 (13.33%) Portfolio Analytics
17 37 (12.98%) Natural Language Processing
18 35 (12.28%) Data Analysis
19 33 (11.58%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 277 (97.19%) Python
2 148 (51.93%) SQL
3 89 (31.23%) JavaScript
4 48 (16.84%) TypeScript
5 47 (16.49%) C++
6 41 (14.39%) Java
7 15 (5.26%) Scala
8 12 (4.21%) R
9 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.11%) Go
11 5 (1.75%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.05%) Rust
13 2 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (15.79%) PhD
2 29 (10.18%) Degree
3 3 (1.05%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.56%) IFRS
1 13 (4.56%) IFRS 9
2 9 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.75%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.75%) GDPR
3 5 (1.75%) HIPAA
3 5 (1.75%) SOC 2
System Software
1 39 (13.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.81%) Terraform
3 7 (2.46%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 14 (4.91%) Bloomberg
2 11 (3.86%) Zopa
3 10 (3.51%) Databricks
4 8 (2.81%) Oracle
5 7 (2.46%) Samsung
6 3 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) Dataiku