The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 189 220 235
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 38 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 15
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +28.75%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4505 5071 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.63% 88.76% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4262 4583
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Machine Learning Salary Trend in the South West

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in the South West

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +36 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Devon -6 13 £52,500 +110.00%
Bristol +13 4 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Gloucestershire -20 1 £65,000 - 1
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 47 (61.04%) Analytics
2 43 (55.84%) Degree
3 42 (54.55%) SQL
4 40 (51.95%) Data Analytics
5 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
6 33 (42.86%) Java
7 30 (38.96%) C#
7 30 (38.96%) Hadoop
8 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (36.36%) PhD
8 28 (36.36%) Python
8 28 (36.36%) Apache Spark
9 24 (31.17%) R
10 23 (29.87%) MongoDB
11 22 (28.57%) Finance
11 22 (28.57%) SAS
12 21 (27.27%) SPSS
12 21 (27.27%) C++
12 21 (27.27%) NoSQL
12 21 (27.27%) Apache Hive
13 20 (25.97%) TDD
13 20 (25.97%) Scala
14 19 (24.68%) Mathematics
14 19 (24.68%) MATLAB
14 19 (24.68%) Apache Pig
15 18 (23.38%) Mobile App
15 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (23.38%) Scrum
16 17 (22.08%) Big Data
17 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 22 (28.57%) SAS
3 19 (24.68%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) SPSS
2 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.58%) IaaS
2 12 (15.58%) PaaS
3 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.49%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) Hadoop
2 23 (29.87%) MongoDB
3 21 (27.27%) Apache Hive
3 21 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 17 (22.08%) Big Data
5 7 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (6.49%) Data Mining
6 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.19%) Impala
7 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.90%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.60%) HBase
10 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.30%) MySQL
10 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.30%) Parquet
10 1 (1.30%) Power BI
10 1 (1.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Electronics
3 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.19%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) Data Scientist
3 12 (15.58%) C# Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Cloud Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Azure Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.19%) C Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Head of Development
8 4 (5.19%) Head of Software Development
8 4 (5.19%) Senior C Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) Web Services
3 12 (15.58%) RESTful
4 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.79%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (6.49%) XML
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.90%) ELK Stack
8 3 (3.90%) Kafka
8 3 (3.90%) MLlib
8 3 (3.90%) scikit-learn
8 3 (3.90%) TensorFlow
8 3 (3.90%) Theano
9 2 (2.60%) Dropwizard
9 2 (2.60%) LLVM
10 1 (1.30%) D3.js
10 1 (1.30%) JSON
10 1 (1.30%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.68%) Mathematics
3 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (23.38%) Mobile App
4 14 (18.18%) Internet of Things
5 12 (15.58%) Robotics
6 11 (14.29%) Statistics
7 4 (5.19%) Physics
8 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.60%) Social Media
10 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.30%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) Analytics
2 40 (51.95%) Data Analytics
3 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.97%) TDD
5 18 (23.38%) Scrum
6 15 (19.48%) Prototyping
7 14 (18.18%) BDD
7 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 14 (18.18%) Kanban
7 14 (18.18%) Product Management
7 14 (18.18%) Use Case
7 14 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (15.58%) UML
9 10 (12.99%) Data Analysis
10 7 (9.09%) ETL
10 7 (9.09%) OO
11 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.79%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (7.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) SQL
2 33 (42.86%) Java
3 30 (38.96%) C#
4 28 (36.36%) Python
5 24 (31.17%) R
6 21 (27.27%) C++
7 20 (25.97%) Scala
8 19 (24.68%) MATLAB
9 7 (9.09%) C
10 2 (2.60%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (55.84%) Degree
2 28 (36.36%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) ISO 14001
1 13 (16.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (18.18%) Firmware
2 3 (3.90%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Kibana
1 3 (3.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Intel
3 2 (2.60%) Facebook
3 2 (2.60%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) Omniture
3 2 (2.60%) Tableau
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
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