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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Machine Learning
Rank 104 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% - 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
1452 1192 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.98% 80.81% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 947 1132
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 24 December 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) Algorithms
2 20 (74.07%) C++
3 17 (62.96%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) Statistics
3 17 (62.96%) Degree
4 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
5 14 (51.85%) PhD
5 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
7 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
8 10 (37.04%) Signal Processing
8 10 (37.04%) Bayesian Methods
9 8 (29.63%) C#
9 8 (29.63%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
9 8 (29.63%) MATLAB
9 8 (29.63%) Physics
9 8 (29.63%) R
10 6 (22.22%) C
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) Python
10 6 (22.22%) Internet
10 6 (22.22%) Mathematica
10 6 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (22.22%) Analytics
10 6 (22.22%) Knowledge Discovery
11 5 (18.52%) Pattern Recognition
11 5 (18.52%) Statistical Modelling
12 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
12 4 (14.81%) QA

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (22.22%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Data Scientist
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Real Time Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Research Scientist
4 4 (14.81%) Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
1 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (85.19%) Algorithms
2 17 (62.96%) Statistics
3 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
4 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
6 8 (29.63%) Physics
7 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
8 2 (7.41%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Signal Processing
2 10 (37.04%) Bayesian Methods
3 6 (22.22%) Knowledge Discovery
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Pattern Recognition
4 5 (18.52%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) MATLAB
3 8 (29.63%) R
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) C
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef