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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 99 98 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 8 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 1.49% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.79% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £37,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.33% -21.05%
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
1166 1510 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.05% 83.56% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1195 1128
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (78.57%) C++
1 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) C
5 7 (50.00%) PhD
5 7 (50.00%) Statistics
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Physics
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) UNIX
7 5 (35.71%) Signal Processing
7 5 (35.71%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 4 (28.57%) Bayesian Methods
8 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 3 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
9 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
9 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
9 3 (21.43%) R
9 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 2 (14.29%) Java
10 2 (14.29%) Retail
11 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Audio Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Audio Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) Statistics
4 6 (42.86%) Physics
5 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
8 1 (7.14%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Signal Processing
1 5 (35.71%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) C
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) R
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PhD
2 5 (35.71%) Degree