Period
to 23 April 2019

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

Machine Learning
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 99 55
Rank change year-on-year +12 -44 +62
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 44 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.29% 1.63% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 1.83% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 27
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £24,800 £36,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £60,000 £47,700
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +30.43% -23.33%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,255 1,421 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 93.94% 89.04% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,245 653
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Dorset

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Dorset

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Dorset

Machine Learning
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +27 27 £51,250 -2.38%
Dorchester - 8 £29,000 -
Poole +12 6 £40,000 - 1
Ferndown -13 3 £27,000 -36.47%
Machine Learning
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) B2B
2 23 (52.27%) Personalization
3 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (47.73%) .NET
5 18 (40.91%) CSS
5 18 (40.91%) C#
5 18 (40.91%) HTML
5 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 17 (38.64%) CMS
7 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.00%) XML
8 11 (25.00%) UML
8 11 (25.00%) Ajax
8 11 (25.00%) JSON
8 11 (25.00%) Robotics
8 11 (25.00%) jQuery
8 11 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (22.73%) Big Data
9 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 8 (18.18%) Sequence Diagram

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 17 (38.64%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.91%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Azure Developer
3 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Junior
5 2 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Research Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) CSS
2 18 (40.91%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) Ajax
3 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) jQuery
3 11 (25.00%) JSON
3 11 (25.00%) XML
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Core
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.82%) NHibernate
5 3 (6.82%) Universal Windows Platform
5 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 3 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Robotics
2 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.91%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (15.91%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.82%) 3D Printing
3 3 (6.82%) Life Science
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) B2B
1 23 (52.27%) Personalization
2 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (25.00%) UML
4 10 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
5 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 8 (18.18%) Sequence Diagram
5 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
6 7 (15.91%) MVC
7 6 (13.64%) Content Management
7 6 (13.64%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
7 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 6 (13.64%) PMP
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Cloudera
2 2 (4.55%) Netezza
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Tableau