Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Scientist was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Scientist
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 106 109
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.95% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,050 £52,500
90th Percentile £48,625 £47,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1228 1152 1347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 97.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 896 1200
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,563 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Scientist
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings that featured Data Scientist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Scientist in Warwickshire

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist in Warwickshire.

Salary trend for Data Scientist in Warwickshire

Data Scientist
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Scientist in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Scientist in Warwickshire

Data Scientist
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Warwick - 9 £37,500 -
Data Scientist
West Midlands

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) R
1 12 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) PhD
4 7 (58.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) SAS
5 5 (41.67%) SPSS
6 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
6 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Google
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements

Data Scientist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 5 (41.67%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (58.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) R
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) PhD
3 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google