Period
to 19 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 72 73 74
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 300 199 444
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.20% 3.99% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.21% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 243 187 413
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £44,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
75th Percentile £93,750 £89,375 £97,500
90th Percentile £128,750 £101,250 £120,000
London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +6.90%

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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,690 4,727 10,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 93.70% 94.71% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 4,166 9,387
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,813 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +1.54%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Central London

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Machine Learning in Central London.

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Central London

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Machine Learning in Central London over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Central London

Machine Learning
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London -5 260 £77,500 +3.33% 61
West End of London - 8 - - 2
City of Westminster - 8 - -
Camden - 5 £68,500 - 3
Southwark - 5 £85,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea -7 1 - -
Machine Learning
London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 192 (64.00%) Data Science
2 179 (59.67%) Python
3 105 (35.00%) SQL
4 92 (30.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 83 (27.67%) AWS
6 79 (26.33%) Analytics
7 71 (23.67%) Finance
8 59 (19.67%) Mathematics
8 59 (19.67%) Computer Science
9 58 (19.33%) DevOps
10 56 (18.67%) Docker
10 56 (18.67%) Big Data
11 54 (18.00%) Degree
12 53 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (17.33%) Statistics
13 52 (17.33%) Algorithms
13 52 (17.33%) CI/CD
14 49 (16.33%) PhD
14 49 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
15 48 (16.00%) Kubernetes
15 48 (16.00%) Data Analysis
16 46 (15.33%) Visualisation
17 44 (14.67%) R
18 43 (14.33%) Social Skills
19 41 (13.67%) Azure
19 41 (13.67%) Java
20 40 (13.33%) Deep Learning
21 38 (12.67%) C#
22 37 (12.33%) Data Modelling
23 36 (12.00%) Physics

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 36 (12.00%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.33%) SAS
3 12 (4.00%) Apache
4 10 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (2.00%) Jupyter
6 6 (2.00%) Tornado
7 3 (1.00%) Luigi
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.33%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 83 (27.67%) AWS
2 41 (13.67%) Azure
3 27 (9.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (7.00%) GCP
5 18 (6.00%) Snowflake
6 15 (5.00%) Power Platform
7 9 (3.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 8 (2.67%) GitHub
9 6 (2.00%) Azure Machine Learning
9 6 (2.00%) Serverless
10 5 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.67%) SaaS
11 4 (1.33%) OpenShift
12 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
12 3 (1.00%) Google Data Studio
13 2 (0.67%) Azure LUIS
13 2 (0.67%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.00%) Network Security
2 4 (1.33%) Firewall
2 4 (1.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.33%) BGP
3 1 (0.33%) DHCP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.67%) Big Data
2 33 (11.00%) Hadoop
3 32 (10.67%) NoSQL
4 27 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.33%) Data Lake
7 20 (6.67%) MySQL
8 19 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (5.33%) Blockchain
9 16 (5.33%) Tableau
10 15 (5.00%) Power BI
11 13 (4.33%) RDBMS
12 12 (4.00%) Metadata
13 11 (3.67%) MongoDB
14 10 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
14 10 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (3.33%) OLTP
14 10 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 8 (2.67%) Apache Hive
15 8 (2.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (10.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.00%) Selenium
4 10 (3.33%) ER Studio
4 10 (3.33%) ERwin
4 10 (3.33%) PowerDesigner
5 9 (3.00%) Maven
6 6 (2.00%) git-flow
7 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.33%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.33%) JsTestDriver
8 4 (1.33%) Postman
9 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.33%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.33%) Mocha
9 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.33%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 71 (23.67%) Finance
2 49 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (14.33%) Social Skills
4 32 (10.67%) Advertising
5 31 (10.33%) Publishing
6 23 (7.67%) Law
7 21 (7.00%) Retail
8 16 (5.33%) Front Office
8 16 (5.33%) Games
9 15 (5.00%) Presentation Skills
10 14 (4.67%) Marketing
11 12 (4.00%) Banking
12 11 (3.67%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (3.67%) Legal
13 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
14 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.67%) Electronics
15 2 (0.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.67%) Public Sector
16 1 (0.33%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 51 (17.00%) Data Scientist
2 50 (16.67%) Developer
3 29 (9.67%) Analyst
4 28 (9.33%) Data Engineer
4 28 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (9.00%) Python Developer
6 25 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
7 16 (5.33%) Front Office Developer
7 16 (5.33%) Quantitative Developer
8 15 (5.00%) Architect
9 13 (4.33%) Python Engineer
10 12 (4.00%) Data Manager
10 12 (4.00%) Qualitative Analyst
10 12 (4.00%) Quantitative Analyst
11 11 (3.67%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 10 (3.33%) Data Architect
12 10 (3.33%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.33%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.00%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.67%) TensorFlow
2 18 (6.00%) React
3 15 (5.00%) Spring Boot
4 14 (4.67%) .NET
5 13 (4.33%) Kafka
6 12 (4.00%) Node.js
6 12 (4.00%) REST
7 11 (3.67%) Spring
8 10 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.33%) scikit-learn
9 9 (3.00%) Keras
9 9 (3.00%) Pandas
9 9 (3.00%) PySpark
9 9 (3.00%) Web Services
10 8 (2.67%) .NET Core
10 8 (2.67%) HTML
10 8 (2.67%) PyTorch
10 8 (2.67%) XGBoost
11 7 (2.33%) MXNet
11 7 (2.33%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.33%) Algorithms
2 16 (5.33%) Data Structures
2 16 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (4.67%) Equities
4 13 (4.33%) Exotic Derivative
4 13 (4.33%) Market Risk
5 11 (3.67%) User Experience
6 8 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.67%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.00%) Social Media
8 5 (1.67%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.33%) Replication
10 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.67%) Blog
11 2 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.00%) Linux
2 2 (0.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.33%) DC/OS
3 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (64.00%) Data Science
2 92 (30.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 79 (26.33%) Analytics
4 59 (19.67%) Computer Science
4 59 (19.67%) Mathematics
5 58 (19.33%) DevOps
6 53 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (17.33%) CI/CD
7 52 (17.33%) Statistics
8 48 (16.00%) Data Analysis
9 46 (15.33%) Visualisation
10 40 (13.33%) Deep Learning
11 37 (12.33%) Data Modelling
12 36 (12.00%) Physics
13 34 (11.33%) Data Engineering
14 33 (11.00%) Software Engineering
15 32 (10.67%) Natural Language Processing
16 30 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (9.67%) Data Pipeline
17 29 (9.67%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 179 (59.67%) Python
2 105 (35.00%) SQL
3 44 (14.67%) R
4 41 (13.67%) Java
5 38 (12.67%) C#
6 24 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (7.00%) MATLAB
8 19 (6.33%) C++
9 16 (5.33%) Scala
10 10 (3.33%) Bash
11 8 (2.67%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.33%) Java 8
13 3 (1.00%) VBA
14 1 (0.33%) C
14 1 (0.33%) Clojure
14 1 (0.33%) Haskell
14 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) Ruby
14 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (18.00%) Degree
2 49 (16.33%) PhD
3 23 (7.67%) Master's Degree
4 14 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.67%) CEH
6 2 (0.67%) CISSP
6 2 (0.67%) OSCP
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 17 (5.67%) QA
3 13 (4.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 13 (4.33%) EMIR
3 13 (4.33%) MiFID
4 5 (1.67%) Accessibility
4 5 (1.67%) Actionable Recommendations
4 5 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 56 (18.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 48 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.67%) Terraform
3 7 (2.33%) Kubeflow
4 5 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Brooklyn
5 1 (0.33%) Marathon
5 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (4.67%) Databricks
2 12 (4.00%) Google
2 12 (4.00%) Oracle
3 8 (2.67%) Twitter
4 5 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.00%) SAP
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco
7 2 (0.67%) IBM
7 2 (0.67%) UiPath
8 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.33%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.33%) ESRI
8 1 (0.33%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.33%) Juniper
8 1 (0.33%) Kofax
8 1 (0.33%) Pega
8 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft