Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 257 362
Rank change year-on-year +176 +105 -36
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 431 110 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.57% 0.83% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 0.94% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 328 88 31
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +13.64%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10609 11704 13300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.00% 88.59% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8613 9643 10938
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +68 362 £60,000 +17.07% 50
Hertfordshire +26 44 £35,000 -48.15% 5
Bedfordshire +40 18 - -
Norfolk +20 5 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Suffolk +14 2 £85,000 +70.00%
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 345 (80.05%) Python
2 229 (53.13%) Java
3 223 (51.74%) Mathematics
4 217 (50.35%) C++
5 191 (44.32%) PhD
6 184 (42.69%) Algorithms
7 175 (40.60%) Artificial Intelligence
8 170 (39.44%) Computer Science
9 151 (35.03%) Physics
10 144 (33.41%) Software Engineering
11 138 (32.02%) Degree
12 129 (29.93%) C#
13 125 (29.00%) MATLAB
14 113 (26.22%) C
15 99 (22.97%) Linux
16 91 (21.11%) Statistics
17 67 (15.55%) Apache Spark
18 65 (15.08%) Big Data
19 64 (14.85%) R
20 60 (13.92%) Neural Network
21 58 (13.46%) Scala
22 55 (12.76%) Deep Learning
23 54 (12.53%) Signal Processing
24 52 (12.06%) Hadoop
25 48 (11.14%) SQL
25 48 (11.14%) Bayesian Methods
26 46 (10.67%) TensorFlow
26 46 (10.67%) Multithreading
26 46 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
27 43 (9.98%) Reinforcement Learning

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 67 (15.55%) Apache Spark
2 13 (3.02%) SAS
3 5 (1.16%) Apache Solr
3 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.23%) DNN
5 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.23%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.23%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.32%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (2.32%) Azure Machine Learning
4 9 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.86%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.46%) SaaS
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.39%) SMS
3 5 (1.16%) Internet
3 5 (1.16%) Network Security
4 2 (0.46%) DHCP
4 2 (0.46%) DNS
4 2 (0.46%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.23%) LDAP
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.08%) Big Data
2 52 (12.06%) Hadoop
3 19 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.18%) Apache Hive
4 18 (4.18%) Impala
5 17 (3.94%) RDBMS
6 16 (3.71%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.55%) Data Mining
8 10 (2.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.62%) Redis
10 6 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.39%) GIS
11 5 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.46%) Looker
13 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 33 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.48%) LabVIEW
3 10 (2.32%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.09%) JIRA
5 8 (1.86%) JUnit
6 6 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.39%) GitLab
6 6 (1.39%) Selenium
7 3 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.23%) GoCD
8 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.23%) Mocha
General
1 40 (9.28%) Finance
2 22 (5.10%) Retail
3 17 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.93%) Advertising
4 4 (0.93%) Automotive
4 4 (0.93%) Electronics
4 4 (0.93%) Games
4 4 (0.93%) Marketing
5 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (26.45%) Developer
2 79 (18.33%) Data Scientist
3 70 (16.24%) Software Engineer
4 65 (15.08%) Software Developer
5 61 (14.15%) Graduate
6 42 (9.74%) C++ Developer
7 36 (8.35%) C++ Software Developer
8 33 (7.66%) Research Engineer
9 32 (7.42%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 29 (6.73%) C++ Software Engineer
10 29 (6.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 28 (6.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 24 (5.57%) Analyst
13 23 (5.34%) Graduate Analyst
14 22 (5.10%) Machine Learning Developer
15 21 (4.87%) DevOps Engineer
16 19 (4.41%) Machine Learning Researcher
16 19 (4.41%) MATLAB Engineer
17 18 (4.18%) Graduate Developer
18 17 (3.94%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.67%) TensorFlow
2 25 (5.80%) Web Services
3 23 (5.34%) Natural Language Processing
4 18 (4.18%) .NET
5 17 (3.94%) AngularJS
5 17 (3.94%) RESTful
6 11 (2.55%) JSON
7 10 (2.32%) CSS
7 10 (2.32%) HTML
7 10 (2.32%) scikit-learn
8 9 (2.09%) REST
9 8 (1.86%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.86%) OpenCV
9 8 (1.86%) React
10 7 (1.62%) Flask
10 7 (1.62%) Torch
11 6 (1.39%) Akka
12 5 (1.16%) Keras
12 5 (1.16%) Node.js
12 5 (1.16%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 184 (42.69%) Algorithms
2 170 (39.44%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.74%) Smart City
4 30 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.34%) Robotics
6 19 (4.41%) 3D Graphics
7 18 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (3.02%) Renewable Energy
9 11 (2.55%) Augmented Reality
9 11 (2.55%) Life Science
10 9 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.86%) Smart Energy
12 7 (1.62%) Acoustics
13 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
14 5 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.16%) Internet of Things
14 5 (1.16%) Smart Home
14 5 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (22.97%) Linux
2 34 (7.89%) Windows
3 18 (4.18%) Unix
4 6 (1.39%) CentOS
5 5 (1.16%) Android
5 5 (1.16%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.70%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (51.74%) Mathematics
2 175 (40.60%) Artificial Intelligence
3 151 (35.03%) Physics
4 144 (33.41%) Software Engineering
5 91 (21.11%) Statistics
6 60 (13.92%) Neural Network
7 55 (12.76%) Deep Learning
8 54 (12.53%) Signal Processing
9 48 (11.14%) Bayesian Methods
10 46 (10.67%) Multithreading
11 43 (9.98%) Reinforcement Learning
12 42 (9.74%) Distributed Algorithms
12 42 (9.74%) Smart City Simulations
13 41 (9.51%) Computer Vision
14 39 (9.05%) Data Analysis
14 39 (9.05%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 39 (9.05%) SDLC
15 36 (8.35%) Economics
16 34 (7.89%) Open Source
16 34 (7.89%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 345 (80.05%) Python
2 229 (53.13%) Java
3 217 (50.35%) C++
4 129 (29.93%) C#
5 125 (29.00%) MATLAB
6 113 (26.22%) C
7 64 (14.85%) R
8 58 (13.46%) Scala
9 48 (11.14%) SQL
10 36 (8.35%) Julia
11 23 (5.34%) JavaScript
12 16 (3.71%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.71%) Perl
13 11 (2.55%) PHP
14 9 (2.09%) Ruby
15 2 (0.46%) Go
16 1 (0.23%) Cython
16 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 191 (44.32%) PhD
2 138 (32.02%) Degree
3 26 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (5.34%) Security Cleared
5 19 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 18 (4.18%) Docker
2 11 (2.55%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (2.32%) Puppet
2 8 (1.86%) Ansible
2 8 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.62%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.39%) Salt
5 5 (1.16%) Grafana
5 5 (1.16%) Munin
5 5 (1.16%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (4.87%) Tableau
2 8 (1.86%) Cloudera
3 6 (1.39%) Google
4 5 (1.16%) Cisco
4 5 (1.16%) VMware
5 4 (0.93%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle
6 2 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.23%) Altera
7 1 (0.23%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.23%) Xilinx