Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Machine Learning over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 172 190
Rank change year-on-year +73 +18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 117 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.07% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 89 9 7
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,097 £42,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £89,000 £63,500
South West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +12.50%

Machine Learning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3510 2926 3418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.98% 91.12% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2891 2468 2949
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Bristol

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Bristol

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 98 (83.76%) Python
2 62 (52.99%) Algorithms
3 56 (47.86%) Computer Science
4 53 (45.30%) PhD
5 47 (40.17%) C++
6 44 (37.61%) Electronics
7 43 (36.75%) Marketing
8 42 (35.90%) Ruby
9 41 (35.04%) Degree
9 41 (35.04%) Java
9 41 (35.04%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (32.48%) Finance
10 38 (32.48%) Mobile App
11 37 (31.62%) Telecoms
11 37 (31.62%) Manufacturing
11 37 (31.62%) Programme Management
11 37 (31.62%) SAP
11 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
11 37 (31.62%) Digital Marketing
12 35 (29.91%) Data Mining
13 34 (29.06%) Shell Script
14 31 (26.50%) Computer Science Degree
15 26 (22.22%) Computer Vision
16 25 (21.37%) Deep Learning
16 25 (21.37%) Linux
17 22 (18.80%) Robotics
18 20 (17.09%) Artificial Intelligence
19 19 (16.24%) C#
20 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (14.53%) Theano

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 11 (9.40%) DNN
2 9 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SPSS
2 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.71%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.42%) Serverless
6 3 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (2.56%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.71%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.91%) Data Mining
2 16 (13.68%) Big Data
3 6 (5.13%) Apache Hive
3 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.27%) GIS
4 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.42%) Blockchain
5 4 (3.42%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.56%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.56%) Impala
6 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.71%) Mahout
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) Gradle
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (37.61%) Electronics
2 43 (36.75%) Marketing
3 38 (32.48%) Finance
4 37 (31.62%) Manufacturing
4 37 (31.62%) Telecoms
5 11 (9.40%) Games
6 3 (2.56%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 25 (21.37%) Software Engineer
3 14 (11.97%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Data Scientist
5 10 (8.55%) Developer
6 8 (6.84%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Computer Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.13%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Ruby Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Web Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 5 (4.27%) Machine Learning Specialist
10 4 (3.42%) Data Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Search Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) Theano
2 14 (11.97%) TensorFlow
3 12 (10.26%) OpenCV
4 11 (9.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
6 8 (6.84%) Qt
7 6 (5.13%) Kafka
7 6 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (4.27%) JSON
9 4 (3.42%) Lucene
9 4 (3.42%) RESTful
10 3 (2.56%) D3.js
10 3 (2.56%) React
10 3 (2.56%) Redux
11 2 (1.71%) CSS
11 2 (1.71%) CSS3
11 2 (1.71%) GraphX
11 2 (1.71%) HTML
11 2 (1.71%) HTML5
11 2 (1.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (52.99%) Algorithms
2 56 (47.86%) Computer Science
3 38 (32.48%) Mobile App
4 22 (18.80%) Robotics
5 9 (7.69%) User Experience
6 5 (4.27%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.27%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.56%) Blog
8 3 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.71%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.85%) CUDA
10 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.85%) iPad
10 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.37%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (1.71%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (31.62%) Digital Marketing
2 37 (31.62%) Programme Management
2 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
3 26 (22.22%) Computer Vision
4 25 (21.37%) Deep Learning
5 20 (17.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.68%) Neural Network
8 15 (12.82%) Mathematics
9 11 (9.40%) Analytics
9 11 (9.40%) Reinforcement Learning
9 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.84%) Regression Testing
10 8 (6.84%) SDLC
10 8 (6.84%) Statistics
11 7 (5.98%) Data Management
11 7 (5.98%) Image Processing
11 7 (5.98%) Information Retrieval
12 6 (5.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 98 (83.76%) Python
2 47 (40.17%) C++
3 42 (35.90%) Ruby
4 41 (35.04%) Java
5 34 (29.06%) Shell Script
6 19 (16.24%) C#
7 14 (11.97%) Scala
8 13 (11.11%) C
9 12 (10.26%) Perl
10 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 9 (7.69%) MATLAB
10 9 (7.69%) SQL
11 5 (4.27%) R
12 2 (1.71%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.85%) Clojure
13 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.85%) F#
13 1 (0.85%) Haskell
13 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (45.30%) PhD
2 41 (35.04%) Degree
3 31 (26.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.42%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 37 (31.62%) SAP
2 7 (5.98%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) ESRI
3 1 (0.85%) NVIDIA
3 1 (0.85%) Tableau