Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 +66
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 128 390 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.30% 15.45% 11.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.68% 16.22% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 101 302 216
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,250 £85,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,475 2,404 2,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.59% 95.21% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1,646 1,880
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,798 £27,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,139 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% +0.31% -

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 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 90 (70.31%) Python
2 65 (50.78%) C++
3 63 (49.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 63 (49.22%) Software Engineering
4 62 (48.44%) Degree
5 55 (42.97%) Java
6 45 (35.16%) Mathematics
6 45 (35.16%) Algorithms
7 42 (32.81%) Linux
8 35 (27.34%) PhD
8 35 (27.34%) Finance
8 35 (27.34%) Fintech
9 32 (25.00%) C#
9 32 (25.00%) Data Science
10 29 (22.66%) Automated Trading
10 29 (22.66%) Algorithmic Trading
10 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (22.66%) High-Frequency Trading
10 29 (22.66%) Market Making
10 29 (22.66%) Predictive Modelling
11 25 (19.53%) React
12 23 (17.97%) R
13 22 (17.19%) Bash Shell
14 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
14 21 (16.41%) Computer Science
15 20 (15.63%) Ruby
15 20 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails
15 20 (15.63%) Korn
15 20 (15.63%) Summit
15 20 (15.63%) PHP

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 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) AWS
1 20 (15.63%) GitHub
2 8 (6.25%) Azure
2 8 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (1.56%) GCP
5 2 (1.56%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) Big Data
2 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.56%) Power BI
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) GitLab
3 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 35 (27.34%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Games
3 6 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.91%) Automotive
4 5 (3.91%) Electronics
4 5 (3.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 34 (26.56%) Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Data Scientist
3 18 (14.06%) Machine Learning Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.72%) Python Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
6 9 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Python Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.47%) C++ Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 7 (5.47%) QA Automation Tester
8 7 (5.47%) QA Tester
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (5.47%) Senior QA Tester
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) React
2 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
3 20 (15.63%) J2EE
3 20 (15.63%) J2SE
3 20 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (4.69%) Caffe
4 6 (4.69%) TensorFlow
5 5 (3.91%) Keras
5 5 (3.91%) OpenGL
5 5 (3.91%) OpenGL ES
5 5 (3.91%) Vulkan
5 5 (3.91%) Wayland
6 4 (3.13%) CSS
6 4 (3.13%) HTML
6 4 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.34%) WebGL
8 2 (1.56%) JSON
8 2 (1.56%) RESTful
8 2 (1.56%) Web Services
8 2 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.16%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.69%) Life Science
2 6 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.91%) Internet of Things
3 5 (3.91%) Mobile Games
3 5 (3.91%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.78%) CUDA
5 1 (0.78%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.81%) Linux
2 10 (7.81%) Android
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.22%) Artificial Intelligence
1 63 (49.22%) Software Engineering
2 45 (35.16%) Mathematics
3 35 (27.34%) Fintech
4 32 (25.00%) Data Science
5 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (22.66%) Algorithmic Trading
5 29 (22.66%) Automated Trading
5 29 (22.66%) High-Frequency Trading
5 29 (22.66%) Market Making
5 29 (22.66%) Predictive Modelling
6 21 (16.41%) Computer Science
7 17 (13.28%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (10.94%) Deep Learning
10 13 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (9.38%) DevOps
12 11 (8.59%) Data Security
12 11 (8.59%) Scrum
12 11 (8.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.31%) Python
2 65 (50.78%) C++
3 55 (42.97%) Java
4 32 (25.00%) C#
5 23 (17.97%) R
6 22 (17.19%) Bash Shell
7 20 (15.63%) Bourne shell
7 20 (15.63%) Korn
7 20 (15.63%) MATLAB
7 20 (15.63%) PHP
7 20 (15.63%) Ruby
8 7 (5.47%) C
9 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.13%) SQL
11 2 (1.56%) Go
11 2 (1.56%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.78%) ES6
12 1 (0.78%) F#
12 1 (0.78%) Haskell
12 1 (0.78%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 62 (48.44%) Degree
2 35 (27.34%) PhD
3 17 (13.28%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (10.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.59%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.81%) Ansible
3 5 (3.91%) Puppet
4 3 (2.34%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.56%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.13%) SAP
2 2 (1.56%) Cisco
2 2 (1.56%) HP
2 2 (1.56%) Juniper
2 2 (1.56%) Splunk
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe