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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 100 88 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 3 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 1.66% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 2.00% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
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
1162 1502 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.66% 83.17% 80.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1164 1090
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (81.25%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
4 10 (62.50%) C
5 9 (56.25%) PhD
6 8 (50.00%) Statistics
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) Physics
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (31.25%) Signal Processing
9 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) Perl
9 5 (31.25%) UNIX
10 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (25.00%) R
10 4 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
10 4 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
10 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
11 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
11 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
11 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
12 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 2 (12.50%) Java
12 2 (12.50%) Retail
12 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
13 1 (6.25%) CUDA

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Multimedia Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Audio Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
1 1 (6.25%) OpenCV
1 1 (6.25%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) Statistics
4 6 (37.50%) Physics
5 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
8 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (6.25%) CUDA
8 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) Signal Processing
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.25%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) C
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) R
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) PhD
2 6 (37.50%) Degree