The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 427 422 434
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 14 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.14% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.18% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 2
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
Machine Learning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16813 18369 17235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.56% 80.15% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13364 14667 14060
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Machine Learning Salary Trend in the South East

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in the South East

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +30 7 £62,500 +66.66%
Hampshire -4 3 £45,500 +7.05%
Berkshire - 3 £85,000 -
Oxfordshire -6 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) C++
3 22 (44.00%) Algorithms
4 20 (40.00%) Analytics
5 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (38.00%) Python
6 18 (36.00%) C
7 17 (34.00%) PhD
7 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (34.00%) Big Data
8 16 (32.00%) R
8 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (32.00%) Statistics
8 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (28.00%) Linux
10 14 (28.00%) Predictive Analytics
10 14 (28.00%) Performance Management
10 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (28.00%) Tableau
10 14 (28.00%) HDInsight
11 13 (26.00%) QlikView
11 13 (26.00%) Neural Network
11 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
12 12 (24.00%) Data Mining
12 12 (24.00%) Degree
12 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
12 12 (24.00%) Visualisation

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.00%) SAS
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SPSS
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.00%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) SNMP
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Big Data
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (28.00%) HDInsight
5 13 (26.00%) QlikView
6 12 (24.00%) Data Mining
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
10 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
11 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
12 1 (2.00%) MySQL
12 1 (2.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Ant
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Research Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Data Scientist
6 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) D3.js
2 3 (6.00%) STL
2 3 (6.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Algorithms
2 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (32.00%) Statistics
3 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (26.00%) Neural Network
5 12 (24.00%) Visualisation
6 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
7 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (14.00%) Biometrics
9 6 (12.00%) Machine to Machine
10 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
10 5 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (8.00%) PMI
12 3 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (6.00%) Economics
12 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
12 3 (6.00%) Physics
13 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Analytics
3 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (28.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 14 (28.00%) Performance Management
5 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 10 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (16.00%) Signal Processing
8 8 (16.00%) Logistic Regression
8 8 (16.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (12.00%) SIEM
11 5 (10.00%) Energy Management
11 5 (10.00%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) C++
2 19 (38.00%) Python
3 18 (36.00%) C
4 16 (32.00%) R
5 15 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (18.00%) MATLAB
7 8 (16.00%) Java
8 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) PhD
2 12 (24.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) PMP
3 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Tableau
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle