Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 70 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +48
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 131 296 566
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.64% 3.89% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 4.36% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 109 249 439
Median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,950 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -

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 3,248 6,786 11,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.17% 89.29% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,451 5,160 8,590
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 -8 67 £47,500 -24.00% 24
Hertfordshire +53 44 £58,750 -16.07% 7
Suffolk +13 7 £57,500 +15.00%
Essex +4 7 £39,000 -13.33%
Bedfordshire +38 3 £40,000 -41.82% 2
Norfolk +9 3 £50,000 -
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 70 (53.44%) Artificial Intelligence
2 63 (48.09%) Python
3 50 (38.17%) Linux
4 46 (35.11%) Data Science
5 44 (33.59%) SQL
6 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (25.95%) Java
7 34 (25.95%) AWS
8 30 (22.90%) Degree
8 30 (22.90%) JavaScript
9 28 (21.37%) C++
10 27 (20.61%) Docker
11 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
12 24 (18.32%) C#
12 24 (18.32%) Analytics
13 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
14 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
15 21 (16.03%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (16.03%) Elasticsearch
16 20 (15.27%) Algorithms
16 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
16 20 (15.27%) Life Science
17 19 (14.50%) RESTful
17 19 (14.50%) Visualisation
18 18 (13.74%) NoSQL
18 18 (13.74%) Web Services
19 17 (12.98%) C
19 17 (12.98%) Spring
19 17 (12.98%) Microservices

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 21 (16.03%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.11%) Apache
2 8 (6.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.29%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Gephi
2 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.95%) AWS
2 16 (12.21%) Serverless
3 14 (10.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (9.16%) Power Platform
5 10 (7.63%) Azure
6 6 (4.58%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.58%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (3.82%) SaaS
8 4 (3.05%) GCP
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.53%) AWS Step Functions
9 2 (1.53%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (1.53%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.76%) MPLS
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
3 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) NoSQL
2 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.21%) Text Mining
3 13 (9.92%) Data Lake
4 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (9.16%) Power BI
4 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.87%) Redis
6 7 (5.34%) MySQL
7 6 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.58%) Apache Ignite
7 6 (4.58%) Big Data
7 6 (4.58%) Blockchain
7 6 (4.58%) CouchDB
7 6 (4.58%) Flink
7 6 (4.58%) OLAP
7 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.82%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.92%) Maven
4 10 (7.63%) GitLab
5 6 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.58%) CircleCI
5 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.58%) Travis CI
6 5 (3.82%) JIRA
7 3 (2.29%) gulp
8 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.53%) Subversion
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (0.76%) CMake
9 1 (0.76%) Flyway
9 1 (0.76%) Selenium
9 1 (0.76%) Sourcetree
9 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.76%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (6.11%) Retail
2 5 (3.82%) Electronics
2 5 (3.82%) Law
3 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.53%) Finance
4 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 51 (38.93%) Developer
2 16 (12.21%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.45%) Data Scientist
4 13 (9.92%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (7.63%) Data Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Junior
8 8 (6.11%) Junior Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Principal Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Data Scientist
9 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Architect
10 5 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) RESTful
2 18 (13.74%) Web Services
3 17 (12.98%) Spring
4 16 (12.21%) React
5 15 (11.45%) .NET
6 14 (10.69%) jQuery
7 13 (9.92%) AngularJS
8 12 (9.16%) Spring Boot
9 9 (6.87%) TensorFlow
10 8 (6.11%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (6.11%) Pandas
11 7 (5.34%) CSS
11 7 (5.34%) scikit-learn
12 6 (4.58%) D3.js
12 6 (4.58%) Keras
12 6 (4.58%) PyTorch
12 6 (4.58%) React Native
13 5 (3.82%) MDX
13 5 (3.82%) Node.js
13 5 (3.82%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.27%) Algorithms
2 20 (15.27%) Life Science
3 8 (6.11%) Cloud Native
3 8 (6.11%) User Experience
4 7 (5.34%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.29%) Blog
9 2 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.53%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.53%) NHS
9 2 (1.53%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.53%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.17%) Linux
2 13 (9.92%) Windows
3 5 (3.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) CentOS
4 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (53.44%) Artificial Intelligence
2 46 (35.11%) Data Science
3 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.32%) Analytics
5 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
6 21 (16.03%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
8 19 (14.50%) Visualisation
9 17 (12.98%) Microservices
10 16 (12.21%) Data Engineering
10 16 (12.21%) Rapid Prototyping
11 15 (11.45%) ETL
11 15 (11.45%) Mathematics
12 13 (9.92%) Data Visualisation
12 13 (9.92%) Neural Network
12 13 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (9.16%) DevOps
14 11 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (6.87%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (6.87%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.09%) Python
2 44 (33.59%) SQL
3 34 (25.95%) Java
4 30 (22.90%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.37%) C++
6 24 (18.32%) C#
7 17 (12.98%) C
8 15 (11.45%) Scala
9 11 (8.40%) Go
9 11 (8.40%) R
10 10 (7.63%) Bash Shell
11 8 (6.11%) Rust
12 6 (4.58%) Clojure
12 6 (4.58%) F#
12 6 (4.58%) Haskell
12 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.05%) Java 8
13 4 (3.05%) PHP
14 3 (2.29%) Elixir
14 3 (2.29%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 30 (22.90%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) PhD
3 3 (2.29%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CEH
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CISSP
5 1 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) GIAC
5 1 (0.76%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCSE
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.76%) SANS
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (20.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.11%) Ansible
3 6 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.58%) Puppet
4 5 (3.82%) Terraform
5 2 (1.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.76%) Bareos
6 1 (0.76%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.76%) Graylog
6 1 (0.76%) Oozie
6 1 (0.76%) Opsgenie
6 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.76%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (9.92%) Tableau
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.82%) Databricks
4 4 (3.05%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.29%) Google
6 2 (1.53%) Splunk
7 1 (0.76%) Apple
7 1 (0.76%) BT
7 1 (0.76%) Intel
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle
7 1 (0.76%) Xamarin