The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Machine Learning
Rank 214 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.058% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4938 4147 4285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.29% 79.49% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4016 3557 3787
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +1 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Devon - 1 £65,000 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) Ant
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) Marketing
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
2 12 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 12 (85.71%) Puppet
2 12 (85.71%) HBase
2 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Kanban
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (85.71%) MySQL
1 12 (85.71%) Hadoop
1 12 (85.71%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Ant
1 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Spring
1 12 (85.71%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
2 1 (7.14%) Web Design
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Kanban
2 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Puppet
1 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google