Period
to 5 December 2021

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 5 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 50 138
Rank change year-on-year -6 +88 -66
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 239 97 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.28% 4.85% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 5.42% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 93 74 90
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,875 £37,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £71,000 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,125 £85,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% -

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 5,099 1,790 6,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.38% 89.50% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,668 1,486 4,468
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £27,434
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,855 £49,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.80% -0.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Machine Learning in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

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 5 December 2021. 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 +7 166 £46,250 -13.95% 38
Hertfordshire -43 39 £69,000 -6.44% 5
Essex +8 22 £41,500 -24.55% 3
Norfolk -20 10 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Suffolk -19 2 - -
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 124 (51.88%) Artificial Intelligence
2 97 (40.59%) Python
3 94 (39.33%) Software Engineering
4 93 (38.91%) Degree
5 75 (31.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 74 (30.96%) Data Science
7 73 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (28.03%) Social Skills
9 66 (27.62%) Algorithms
9 66 (27.62%) PhD
10 63 (26.36%) Computer Science
11 62 (25.94%) Mathematics
12 59 (24.69%) DevOps
13 56 (23.43%) AWS
14 53 (22.18%) Kubernetes
15 50 (20.92%) Computer Vision
16 49 (20.50%) JavaScript
17 48 (20.08%) Docker
18 46 (19.25%) Analytics
18 46 (19.25%) SQL
19 45 (18.83%) Data Analysis
20 44 (18.41%) Life Science
21 42 (17.57%) Pharmaceutical
22 41 (17.15%) Microservices
23 39 (16.32%) React
24 38 (15.90%) Risk Management
25 36 (15.06%) Full Stack Development
25 36 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
26 35 (14.64%) Open Source
27 34 (14.23%) Java

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 25 (10.46%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.77%) Appian
3 8 (3.35%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.26%) Apache
4 3 (1.26%) Apache Synapse
4 3 (1.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.42%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 56 (23.43%) AWS
2 22 (9.21%) Serverless
3 21 (8.79%) Azure
4 17 (7.11%) OpenShift
5 14 (5.86%) Power Platform
6 9 (3.77%) Power Automate
7 7 (2.93%) GCP
8 4 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.67%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.67%) Siri
9 3 (1.26%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.26%) SaaS
10 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.84%) GitHub
11 1 (0.42%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.11%) Kerberos
2 8 (3.35%) InfiniBand
3 3 (1.26%) HTTP
3 3 (1.26%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.26%) SSH
4 1 (0.42%) Broadband
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.55%) MySQL
2 28 (11.72%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.04%) Hadoop
4 20 (8.37%) Big Data
5 19 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.60%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.35%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.93%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.51%) Tableau
10 5 (2.09%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.09%) Power BI
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.26%) OLAP
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.26%) Redis
13 2 (0.84%) Electronic Patient Records
13 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 26 (10.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.11%) Maven
4 6 (2.51%) GitLab
5 4 (1.67%) Selenium
6 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.26%) JIRA
7 1 (0.42%) GCC
7 1 (0.42%) MLflow
General
1 67 (28.03%) Social Skills
2 42 (17.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 31 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (10.88%) Law
5 15 (6.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 14 (5.86%) Finance
7 12 (5.02%) Games
8 11 (4.60%) Manufacturing
8 11 (4.60%) Retail
9 9 (3.77%) Legal
9 9 (3.77%) Spanish Language
10 5 (2.09%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (1.67%) Marketing
12 3 (1.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.84%) Back Office
13 2 (0.84%) Front Office
14 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (24.27%) Software Engineer
2 55 (23.01%) Developer
3 35 (14.64%) Graduate
4 32 (13.39%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 27 (11.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 22 (9.21%) Research Engineer
7 18 (7.53%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (7.53%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (6.69%) Graduate Developer
8 16 (6.69%) Graduate Software Developer
9 14 (5.86%) Architect
10 13 (5.44%) Python Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) Data Manager
11 11 (4.60%) Data Scientist
11 11 (4.60%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.60%) Web Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) Data Science Leader
12 10 (4.18%) Python Developer
12 10 (4.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.32%) React
2 30 (12.55%) Node.js
3 26 (10.88%) RESTful
4 19 (7.95%) Flask
5 17 (7.11%) JavaFX
5 17 (7.11%) Spring Boot
5 17 (7.11%) Swing
5 17 (7.11%) Web Services
6 14 (5.86%) AngularJS
6 14 (5.86%) Django
6 14 (5.86%) React Native
6 14 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (4.60%) TensorFlow
8 9 (3.77%) Pylons
8 9 (3.77%) Vue.js
9 8 (3.35%) CSS
9 8 (3.35%) HTML
9 8 (3.35%) PyTorch
10 6 (2.51%) HTML5
10 6 (2.51%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 66 (27.62%) Algorithms
2 44 (18.41%) Life Science
3 32 (13.39%) Cloud Native
4 24 (10.04%) Social Media
5 22 (9.21%) Robotics
6 17 (7.11%) Mobile App
6 17 (7.11%) User Experience
7 13 (5.44%) NHS
8 12 (5.02%) Public Cloud
9 8 (3.35%) Data Centre
9 8 (3.35%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.67%) Taxonomies
11 3 (1.26%) Blog
11 3 (1.26%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.26%) Tandem
12 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.84%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.46%) Linux
2 5 (2.09%) Android
2 5 (2.09%) Windows
3 3 (1.26%) Unix
4 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.84%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (51.88%) Artificial Intelligence
2 94 (39.33%) Software Engineering
3 75 (31.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 74 (30.96%) Data Science
5 73 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (26.36%) Computer Science
7 62 (25.94%) Mathematics
8 59 (24.69%) DevOps
9 50 (20.92%) Computer Vision
10 46 (19.25%) Analytics
11 45 (18.83%) Data Analysis
12 41 (17.15%) Microservices
13 38 (15.90%) Risk Management
14 36 (15.06%) Full Stack Development
14 36 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (14.64%) Open Source
16 33 (13.81%) Deep Learning
17 29 (12.13%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (11.72%) Predictive Modelling
19 24 (10.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 97 (40.59%) Python
2 49 (20.50%) JavaScript
3 46 (19.25%) SQL
4 34 (14.23%) Java
5 20 (8.37%) Java 8
6 17 (7.11%) TypeScript
7 16 (6.69%) C
8 15 (6.28%) R
9 14 (5.86%) C++
10 7 (2.93%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.09%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.09%) C#
12 4 (1.67%) ES6
12 4 (1.67%) Ruby
13 3 (1.26%) Groovy
13 3 (1.26%) Julia
14 2 (0.84%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.84%) Perl
14 2 (0.84%) PHP
15 1 (0.42%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 93 (38.91%) Degree
2 66 (27.62%) PhD
3 23 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (5.02%) Master's Degree
5 9 (3.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.81%) GxP
2 4 (1.67%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) DICOM
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 48 (20.08%) Docker
2 8 (3.35%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.42%) NFS
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (22.18%) Kubernetes
2 24 (10.04%) Ansible
3 10 (4.18%) Terraform
4 7 (2.93%) Kubeflow
5 4 (1.67%) Grafana
6 3 (1.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (10.04%) Facebook
2 14 (5.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.18%) Dataiku
5 9 (3.77%) Automation Anywhere
5 9 (3.77%) Google
5 9 (3.77%) MuleSoft
6 8 (3.35%) Oracle
7 7 (2.93%) Apple
8 5 (2.09%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.67%) Databricks
9 4 (1.67%) VMware
10 3 (1.26%) NVIDIA
10 3 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.42%) IBM
11 1 (0.42%) SAP
11 1 (0.42%) Twitter