The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Machine Learning
Rank 437 430 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.041% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +42.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17483 16358 17452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.71% 74.64% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13669 13271 14808
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Machine Learning
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey - 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 - -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (63.83%) Degree
2 26 (55.32%) Python
3 25 (53.19%) Computer Science
4 24 (51.06%) Statistics
5 22 (46.81%) Big Data
6 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
7 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
7 18 (38.30%) Java
8 17 (36.17%) Analytics
9 15 (31.91%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
9 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
10 13 (27.66%) Internet
10 13 (27.66%) Physics
10 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
11 12 (25.53%) Cyber Security
11 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
11 12 (25.53%) C++
11 12 (25.53%) Data Analysis
11 12 (25.53%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (21.28%) TDD
12 10 (21.28%) JUnit
12 10 (21.28%) JDBC
12 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
12 10 (21.28%) PyUnit
12 10 (21.28%) Apache Hive
13 8 (17.02%) Data Analytics
13 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
13 8 (17.02%) R

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) Big Data
2 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
3 12 (25.53%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (21.28%) Apache Hive
5 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (17.02%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) JUnit
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.28%) PyUnit
General
1 8 (17.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
1 12 (25.53%) Security Engineer
1 12 (25.53%) Consultant
1 12 (25.53%) Security Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Development Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Development Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Data Scientist
5 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) JDBC
2 5 (10.64%) STL
2 5 (10.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Computer Science
2 24 (51.06%) Statistics
3 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
4 13 (27.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Analytics
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) Cyber Security
3 12 (25.53%) Data Analysis
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Data Analytics
6 5 (10.64%) OOP
6 5 (10.64%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Operations Research
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Validation
8 3 (6.38%) Signal Processing
8 3 (6.38%) Pattern Recognition
9 2 (4.26%) Web Development
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) MVC
10 1 (2.13%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Python
2 18 (38.30%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
4 12 (25.53%) C++
5 8 (17.02%) R
6 7 (14.89%) C
7 4 (8.51%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.64%) PhD