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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Machine Learning
Rank 240 207 215
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.065% 0.059% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.073% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +21.71%
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
5004 4133 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 81.60% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4092 3558 3833
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Dorset -2 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Subversion
2 11 (78.57%) Marketing
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) Hadoop
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 11 (78.57%) Ant
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (78.57%) HBase
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (78.57%) MySQL
1 11 (78.57%) Hadoop
1 11 (78.57%) HBase
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Ant
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (78.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
1 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Kanban
2 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Web Design
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google