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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 241 232 214
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.13% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.16% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
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
5154 5029 4167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.15% 82.52% 82.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4309 4075 3568
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Dorset -1 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Bristol - 2 £36,250 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft