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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Machine Learning
Rank 99 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 14 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.066% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.084% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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
1515 1193 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.45% 79.32% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 995 1381
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 36 (92.31%) C++
1 36 (92.31%) Algorithms
2 30 (76.92%) Degree
3 29 (74.36%) Computer Science
4 23 (58.97%) Signal Processing
4 23 (58.97%) PhD
5 22 (56.41%) Java
5 22 (56.41%) Statistics
6 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
7 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
8 16 (41.03%) Physics
8 16 (41.03%) C#
8 16 (41.03%) .NET
8 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
9 14 (35.90%) C
10 12 (30.77%) Bayesian Methods
11 9 (23.08%) Data Mining
11 9 (23.08%) Data Structures
12 7 (17.95%) Statistical Modelling
12 7 (17.95%) QA
13 6 (15.38%) R
13 6 (15.38%) Natural Language Processing
13 6 (15.38%) Knowledge Discovery
13 6 (15.38%) Python
13 6 (15.38%) SQL
13 6 (15.38%) Internet
13 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
13 6 (15.38%) Mathematica
14 3 (7.69%) Banking

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (15.38%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Data Scientist
2 14 (35.90%) Software Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Real Time Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Graduate
4 6 (15.38%) Research Scientist
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
1 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.38%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 36 (92.31%) Algorithms
2 29 (74.36%) Computer Science
3 22 (56.41%) Statistics
4 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
5 16 (41.03%) Physics
6 9 (23.08%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Signal Processing
2 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.77%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (17.95%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (15.38%) Knowledge Discovery
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (7.69%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C++
2 22 (56.41%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) C#
4 14 (35.90%) C
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 6 (15.38%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA