Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 78 99
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.12% 1.54% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.69% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Cardiff median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £34,350 £32,150 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £70,000 £48,125
South Wales median annual salary £47,450 £45,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +5.44% +55.17% -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 900 949 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.37% 91.16% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 772 827 1,002
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,975
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Cardiff

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Cardiff

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Cardiff over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 7 (63.64%) Artificial Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
3 5 (45.45%) Data Science
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (27.27%) Tableau
5 3 (27.27%) Power BI
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) QlikView
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) PhD
6 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (9.09%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) Power BI
1 3 (27.27%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Presto
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Bower
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) The Grinder
3 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Strategy Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
3 2 (18.18%) MXNet
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) TensorFlow
4 1 (9.09%) Behat
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) D3.js
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Laravel
4 1 (9.09%) phpspec
4 1 (9.09%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Data Science
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Sentiment Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Value Proposition
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Deep Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos