The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 63 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 15 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.04% 0.40% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.52% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
Machine Learning
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 581 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.76% 76.85% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 470 486 712
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Machine Learning Salary Trend in Oxford

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in Oxford

Machine Learning
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 10 (66.67%) PhD
4 9 (60.00%) C
5 8 (53.33%) Python
5 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
6 7 (46.67%) Statistics
6 7 (46.67%) Signal Processing
6 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
7 6 (40.00%) Biometrics
7 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) OOP
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) STL
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
11 1 (6.67%) C#
11 1 (6.67%) Java

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (20.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Research Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) STL
1 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
3 7 (46.67%) Statistics
4 6 (40.00%) Biometrics
5 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Signal Processing
3 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) C
3 8 (53.33%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) PhD
2 3 (20.00%) Degree