Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 91 270
Rank change year-on-year +34 +179 +93
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 511 388 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.48% 3.25% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 3.60% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 387 294 73
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -

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 10,298 10,785 12,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.21% 90.22% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,542 8,642 10,070
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 +10 417 £60,000 +4.35% 56
Hertfordshire +18 69 £66,250 +89.29% 4
Bedfordshire -14 9 £83,000 -17.00%
Essex +36 8 £25,000 -54.55% 1
Norfolk +14 4 £42,500 -29.17% 7
Suffolk +6 4 £60,000 -12.73%
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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.

1 298 (58.32%) Python
2 290 (56.75%) Artificial Intelligence
3 236 (46.18%) C++
4 233 (45.60%) Java
5 167 (32.68%) Algorithms
6 166 (32.49%) PhD
7 159 (31.12%) Mathematics
8 154 (30.14%) Software Engineering
8 154 (30.14%) Linux
9 140 (27.40%) C
10 115 (22.50%) Data Science
11 113 (22.11%) C#
12 106 (20.74%) Big Data
13 93 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
13 93 (18.20%) Degree
13 93 (18.20%) Deep Learning
14 92 (18.00%) Computer Science
15 88 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
16 81 (15.85%) Physics
17 79 (15.46%) Natural Language Processing
18 72 (14.09%) Bayesian Methods
19 68 (13.31%) Multithreading
20 65 (12.72%) Distributed Algorithms
20 65 (12.72%) TensorFlow
20 65 (12.72%) Reinforcement Learning
21 57 (11.15%) Neural Network
22 56 (10.96%) Computer Vision
23 53 (10.37%) Finance
24 50 (9.78%) MATLAB
25 49 (9.59%) Apache Spark

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 49 (9.59%) Apache Spark
2 17 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.57%) Apache
4 8 (1.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (1.37%) RoboHelp
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 88 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.78%) Office 365
6 2 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.39%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.39%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.74%) WebEx
2 10 (1.96%) Firewall
2 10 (1.96%) Internet
3 8 (1.57%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.39%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.74%) Big Data
2 48 (9.39%) NoSQL
3 42 (8.22%) Hadoop
4 34 (6.65%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (2.74%) HBase
7 11 (2.15%) Blockchain
8 10 (1.96%) Power BI
8 10 (1.96%) SQL Server
9 8 (1.57%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.59%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.39%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.39%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (5.87%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.96%) LabVIEW
4 7 (1.37%) JMeter
4 7 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.17%) Selenium
6 4 (0.78%) JIRA
7 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.20%) JBehave
8 1 (0.20%) JUnit
8 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (10.37%) Finance
2 31 (6.07%) Games
3 16 (3.13%) Retail
4 15 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.15%) Publishing
6 9 (1.76%) Marketing
7 6 (1.17%) Banking
7 6 (1.17%) Law
8 5 (0.98%) Electronics
9 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 107 (20.94%) Developer
2 95 (18.59%) Software Engineer
3 83 (16.24%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 68 (13.31%) Graduate
5 44 (8.61%) Python Engineer
6 40 (7.83%) C++ Software Engineer
7 37 (7.24%) Data Scientist
7 37 (7.24%) Linux Engineer
8 32 (6.26%) Java Developer
9 28 (5.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 25 (4.89%) C++ Developer
11 24 (4.70%) Research Engineer
12 22 (4.31%) Java Engineer
13 21 (4.11%) Machine Learning Researcher
14 20 (3.91%) Python Software Engineer
14 20 (3.91%) Software Developer
15 19 (3.72%) Graduate Developer
15 19 (3.72%) Python Developer
15 19 (3.72%) Team Leader
16 18 (3.52%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (15.46%) Natural Language Processing
2 65 (12.72%) TensorFlow
3 45 (8.81%) Web Services
4 31 (6.07%) RESTful
5 30 (5.87%) .NET
6 24 (4.70%) Akka
7 20 (3.91%) AngularJS
8 16 (3.13%) JSON
8 16 (3.13%) STL
9 14 (2.74%) scikit-learn
10 12 (2.35%) Keras
10 12 (2.35%) Node.js
11 11 (2.15%) Pandas
12 10 (1.96%) React
13 8 (1.57%) jQuery
13 8 (1.57%) Theano
14 7 (1.37%) ASP.NET
14 7 (1.37%) CSS
14 7 (1.37%) HTML
14 7 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 167 (32.68%) Algorithms
2 92 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 41 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.46%) Fintech
5 31 (6.07%) Robotics
6 27 (5.28%) Smart City
7 25 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (3.91%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.74%) User Experience
10 13 (2.54%) Life Science
11 12 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
13 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.57%) Grid Computing
13 8 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (1.17%) ASIC
14 6 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (1.17%) Verilog
14 6 (1.17%) VHDL
15 3 (0.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 154 (30.14%) Linux
2 19 (3.72%) Windows
3 8 (1.57%) Android
4 5 (0.98%) Robot Operating System
5 3 (0.59%) Unix
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) CentOS
6 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (56.75%) Artificial Intelligence
2 159 (31.12%) Mathematics
3 154 (30.14%) Software Engineering
4 115 (22.50%) Data Science
5 93 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (18.20%) Deep Learning
6 81 (15.85%) Physics
7 72 (14.09%) Bayesian Methods
8 68 (13.31%) Multithreading
9 65 (12.72%) Distributed Algorithms
9 65 (12.72%) Reinforcement Learning
10 57 (11.15%) Neural Network
11 56 (10.96%) Computer Vision
12 48 (9.39%) DevOps
13 43 (8.41%) Biology
14 40 (7.83%) Computational Linguistics
15 39 (7.63%) Signal Processing
16 38 (7.44%) Analytics
17 37 (7.24%) Decision-Making
18 36 (7.05%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 298 (58.32%) Python
2 236 (46.18%) C++
3 233 (45.60%) Java
4 140 (27.40%) C
5 113 (22.11%) C#
6 50 (9.78%) MATLAB
7 35 (6.85%) Scala
8 28 (5.48%) SQL
9 26 (5.09%) JavaScript
9 26 (5.09%) R
10 16 (3.13%) PHP
11 8 (1.57%) Java 8
12 6 (1.17%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.39%) Haskell
14 2 (0.39%) Julia
14 2 (0.39%) Ruby
14 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.39%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.39%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 166 (32.49%) PhD
2 93 (18.20%) Degree
3 25 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.89%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.39%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) CCNA
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
7 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.70%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) GCP
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (6.85%) Docker
2 8 (1.57%) Lustre
3 6 (1.17%) Firmware
4 4 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.39%) LXC
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (6.07%) Ansible
2 26 (5.09%) Puppet
3 18 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.76%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.37%) Prometheus
6 4 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.78%) Grafana
7 3 (0.59%) Kibana
7 3 (0.59%) logstash
7 3 (0.59%) Nagios
8 2 (0.39%) Icinga
8 2 (0.39%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.20%) Graphite
9 1 (0.20%) Graylog
Vendors
1 21 (4.11%) Cisco
2 16 (3.13%) Google
2 16 (3.13%) HP
2 16 (3.13%) Juniper
3 13 (2.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.57%) Tableau
5 6 (1.17%) Cadence
5 6 (1.17%) Synopsys
6 5 (0.98%) Splunk
7 3 (0.59%) Capita
8 2 (0.39%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.20%) Cognos
9 1 (0.20%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.20%) NVIDIA