The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 116 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 14 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 0.84% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.97% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
Machine Learning
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1611 1644 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.01% 86.16% 87.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1339 1224
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the Bristol region.

Machine Learning Salary Trend in Bristol

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning.

1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (47.06%) Physics
3 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) Big Data
5 6 (35.29%) Moq
5 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
5 6 (35.29%) OOD
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) LINQ
5 6 (35.29%) NUnit
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Social Media
7 4 (23.53%) R

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Moq
1 6 (35.29%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Data Scientist
4 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
3 6 (35.29%) LINQ
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) D3.js
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) Kafka
6 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
1 8 (47.06%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Social Media
4 4 (23.53%) Statistics
5 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.88%) FMCG
6 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.88%) Neural Network
6 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) OOD
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Data Munging
5 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (17.65%) Linear Algebra
5 3 (17.65%) Office Automation
6 2 (11.76%) API Development
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) R
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Scala
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) Clojure
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.88%) Erlang
7 1 (5.88%) Go
7 1 (5.88%) Haskell
7 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Facebook
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter