Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 15 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 +99
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 270 448 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.75% 13.06% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.54% 13.75% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 201 347 120
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +23.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,500 £82,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +21.05%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,738 3,257 2,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.97% 94.96% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,221 2,194 1,784
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 173 (64.07%) Artificial Intelligence
2 161 (59.63%) Python
3 112 (41.48%) Java
4 105 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 104 (38.52%) Degree
6 100 (37.04%) Mathematics
7 93 (34.44%) C++
8 78 (28.89%) Linux
9 74 (27.41%) PhD
10 73 (27.04%) Algorithms
11 69 (25.56%) Finance
12 61 (22.59%) C#
12 61 (22.59%) Computer Science
13 57 (21.11%) Fintech
14 54 (20.00%) Data Science
15 44 (16.30%) Algorithmic Trading
15 44 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
16 43 (15.93%) Predictive Modelling
17 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (15.19%) Automated Trading
18 41 (15.19%) High-Frequency Trading
18 41 (15.19%) Market Making
19 36 (13.33%) Big Data
20 34 (12.59%) Deep Learning
20 34 (12.59%) Bash Shell
21 33 (12.22%) PHP
21 33 (12.22%) React
22 32 (11.85%) R
23 30 (11.11%) AngularJS
23 30 (11.11%) GitHub

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.48%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.74%) Apache
4 2 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.74%) Drupal
4 2 (0.74%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) Houdini
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.37%) MODO
2 1 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (10.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 44 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.11%) GitHub
3 13 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.33%) SaaS
6 3 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.74%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) WebEx
2 6 (2.22%) Firewall
3 4 (1.48%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.33%) Big Data
2 16 (5.93%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.33%) Blockchain
5 8 (2.96%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.11%) MySQL
6 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.74%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.74%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.74%) GitLab
3 2 (0.74%) JIRA
3 2 (0.74%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.74%) Selenium
3 2 (0.74%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (25.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (4.44%) Games
4 8 (2.96%) Legal
5 6 (2.22%) Law
5 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.22%) Publishing
6 5 (1.85%) Banking
7 3 (1.11%) Electronics
7 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 79 (29.26%) Developer
2 41 (15.19%) Graduate
3 36 (13.33%) Machine Learning Developer
4 32 (11.85%) Software Engineer
5 31 (11.48%) Data Scientist
6 27 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 20 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.04%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 17 (6.30%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (5.19%) C++ Developer
11 14 (5.19%) Graduate Developer
12 13 (4.81%) Analyst
12 13 (4.81%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 13 (4.81%) Technical Trainer
12 13 (4.81%) Trainer
13 12 (4.44%) Python Engineer
14 11 (4.07%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 10 (3.70%) Linux Scripter
15 10 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.22%) React
2 30 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 30 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 28 (10.37%) J2EE
3 28 (10.37%) J2SE
4 25 (9.26%) Natural Language Processing
5 17 (6.30%) TensorFlow
6 9 (3.33%) CSS
6 9 (3.33%) HTML
6 9 (3.33%) STL
7 8 (2.96%) Django
8 7 (2.59%) RESTful
8 7 (2.59%) Spring
8 7 (2.59%) Spring MVC
9 6 (2.22%) HTML5
10 5 (1.85%) .NET
10 5 (1.85%) Node.js
11 4 (1.48%) Web Services
12 3 (1.11%) REST
12 3 (1.11%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (27.04%) Algorithms
2 57 (21.11%) Fintech
3 21 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.44%) Smart City
6 9 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.96%) Life Science
7 8 (2.96%) Robotics
8 7 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.48%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (1.48%) NHS
11 3 (1.11%) Arduino
12 1 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.37%) CUDA
12 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.89%) Linux
2 9 (3.33%) Windows
3 4 (1.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (64.07%) Artificial Intelligence
2 105 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 100 (37.04%) Mathematics
4 61 (22.59%) Computer Science
5 54 (20.00%) Data Science
6 44 (16.30%) Algorithmic Trading
7 43 (15.93%) Predictive Modelling
8 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (15.19%) Automated Trading
9 41 (15.19%) High-Frequency Trading
9 41 (15.19%) Market Making
10 34 (12.59%) Deep Learning
11 22 (8.15%) DevOps
11 22 (8.15%) Physics
12 21 (7.78%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.04%) Reinforcement Learning
14 18 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.67%) Visualisation
15 17 (6.30%) Analytics
15 17 (6.30%) Biology
Programming Languages
1 161 (59.63%) Python
2 112 (41.48%) Java
3 93 (34.44%) C++
4 61 (22.59%) C#
5 34 (12.59%) Bash Shell
6 33 (12.22%) PHP
7 32 (11.85%) R
8 30 (11.11%) Ruby
9 28 (10.37%) Bourne shell
9 28 (10.37%) C
9 28 (10.37%) Korn
9 28 (10.37%) MATLAB
10 24 (8.89%) SQL
11 14 (5.19%) JavaScript
12 10 (3.70%) Scala
13 6 (2.22%) Rust
14 2 (0.74%) Julia
15 1 (0.37%) Go
15 1 (0.37%) Java 8
15 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 104 (38.52%) Degree
2 74 (27.41%) PhD
3 30 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.85%) MPhil
6 2 (0.74%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.37%) CCNA
7 1 (0.37%) CCNP
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.30%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.15%) Docker
2 9 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.48%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 24 (8.89%) Ansible
2 17 (6.30%) Kubernetes
3 13 (4.81%) Puppet
4 7 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.48%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (2.96%) Cisco
2 7 (2.59%) HP
2 7 (2.59%) Juniper
3 4 (1.48%) Splunk
4 2 (0.74%) Google
4 2 (0.74%) New Relic
4 2 (0.74%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.37%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle
5 1 (0.37%) SAP
5 1 (0.37%) Tableau