Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 24 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 +38 +90
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 306 365 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.18% 11.32% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.35% 11.96% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 229 273 73
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +2.56%

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 1,871 3,051 2,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 92.81% 94.63% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 2,293 1,750
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 194 (63.40%) Artificial Intelligence
2 171 (55.88%) Python
3 135 (44.12%) Java
4 122 (39.87%) C++
5 120 (39.22%) Linux
6 100 (32.68%) Big Data
7 90 (29.41%) Algorithms
8 86 (28.10%) Software Engineering
9 81 (26.47%) C
10 80 (26.14%) Mathematics
11 72 (23.53%) PhD
12 71 (23.20%) Multithreading
13 68 (22.22%) Deep Learning
14 64 (20.92%) C#
15 63 (20.59%) Finance
16 61 (19.93%) Reinforcement Learning
17 58 (18.95%) TensorFlow
18 54 (17.65%) Distributed Algorithms
19 52 (16.99%) Bayesian Methods
20 49 (16.01%) Natural Language Processing
21 48 (15.69%) Degree
22 47 (15.36%) Fintech
23 46 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
24 43 (14.05%) Biology
24 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
25 42 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
26 33 (10.78%) Neural Network
26 33 (10.78%) Hadoop
27 32 (10.46%) Data Science
28 30 (9.80%) Markov Model

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 16 (5.23%) Apache Spark
2 13 (4.25%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.96%) Apache
3 6 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (6.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (2.61%) RoboHelp
3 4 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.48%) WebEx
2 13 (4.25%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (1.63%) Firewall
4 3 (0.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (32.68%) Big Data
2 33 (10.78%) Hadoop
3 24 (7.84%) Blockchain
4 22 (7.19%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.59%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.96%) HBase
6 6 (1.96%) MySQL
7 3 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (7.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.94%) JMeter
3 9 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.29%) JIRA
5 5 (1.63%) Selenium
6 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.33%) Clang
7 1 (0.33%) CMake
7 1 (0.33%) GCC
7 1 (0.33%) GitLab
7 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (20.59%) Finance
2 23 (7.52%) Games
3 20 (6.54%) Publishing
4 14 (4.58%) Banking
5 10 (3.27%) Law
6 7 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.65%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (27.12%) Developer
2 45 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 39 (12.75%) Graduate
4 36 (11.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 29 (9.48%) Technical Trainer
5 29 (9.48%) Trainer
6 27 (8.82%) C++ Developer
7 26 (8.50%) Software Developer
8 23 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (6.86%) Author
9 21 (6.86%) Graduate Developer
9 21 (6.86%) Technical Author
10 19 (6.21%) Machine Learning Researcher
11 18 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 18 (5.88%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.88%) Python Developer
12 17 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (5.56%) Python Engineer
13 16 (5.23%) Graduate Java Developer
14 14 (4.58%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (18.95%) TensorFlow
2 49 (16.01%) Natural Language Processing
3 17 (5.56%) STL
4 9 (2.94%) Keras
4 9 (2.94%) SOAP
5 8 (2.61%) Caffe
6 6 (1.96%) Kafka
6 6 (1.96%) OpenCV
6 6 (1.96%) Spring
6 6 (1.96%) Spring MVC
7 5 (1.63%) JSON
7 5 (1.63%) Web Services
8 4 (1.31%) scikit-learn
9 3 (0.98%) .NET
9 3 (0.98%) Django
9 3 (0.98%) Node.js
9 3 (0.98%) NumPy
9 3 (0.98%) Pandas
9 3 (0.98%) SciPy
10 2 (0.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 90 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 47 (15.36%) Fintech
3 24 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.84%) Smart City
4 19 (6.21%) Robotics
5 16 (5.23%) Life Science
6 13 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.61%) Grid Computing
8 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.63%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.31%) NHS
11 2 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.33%) CUDA
12 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 120 (39.22%) Linux
2 9 (2.94%) Windows
3 7 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (63.40%) Artificial Intelligence
2 86 (28.10%) Software Engineering
3 80 (26.14%) Mathematics
4 71 (23.20%) Multithreading
5 68 (22.22%) Deep Learning
6 61 (19.93%) Reinforcement Learning
7 54 (17.65%) Distributed Algorithms
8 52 (16.99%) Bayesian Methods
9 43 (14.05%) Biology
9 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
10 42 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (10.78%) Neural Network
12 32 (10.46%) Data Science
13 30 (9.80%) Computational Biology
13 30 (9.80%) Computational Linguistics
13 30 (9.80%) Markov Model
13 30 (9.80%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 28 (9.15%) Visualisation
15 27 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
16 26 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 171 (55.88%) Python
2 135 (44.12%) Java
3 122 (39.87%) C++
4 81 (26.47%) C
5 64 (20.92%) C#
6 12 (3.92%) SQL
7 11 (3.59%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.27%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.27%) Scala
9 8 (2.61%) Julia
10 6 (1.96%) Rust
11 5 (1.63%) PHP
12 4 (1.31%) R
13 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (23.53%) PhD
2 48 (15.69%) Degree
3 30 (9.80%) MPhil
4 11 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.27%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.54%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.86%) Docker
2 16 (5.23%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (4.25%) Lustre
4 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 29 (9.48%) Ansible
2 19 (6.21%) Puppet
3 11 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.29%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (2.29%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (4.25%) Cisco
2 11 (3.59%) HP
2 11 (3.59%) Juniper
3 9 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.29%) Splunk
5 6 (1.96%) Google
6 2 (0.65%) NVIDIA
7 1 (0.33%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.33%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle
7 1 (0.33%) Tableau