The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 110 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 0.070% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.085% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1330 1170 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.50% 82.45% 71.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 980 1042
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Machine Learning Salary Trend in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Statistics
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) PhD
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
5 6 (40.00%) R
5 6 (40.00%) Analytics
6 5 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
6 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (26.67%) Mathematica
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) Knowledge Discovery
8 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (20.00%) Signal Processing
8 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Applied Mathematics

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) HBase
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 9 (60.00%) Statistics
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Physics
7 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 5 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
4 4 (26.67%) Knowledge Discovery
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Signal Processing
5 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (40.00%) R
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) PhD
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef