Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 209 343
Rank change year-on-year +139 +134 +6
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 501 170 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.01% 1.34% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 405 128 37
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 10,999 11,238 13,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.10% 88.81% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,891 9,139 10,547
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,050 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.99% +0.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,250
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +42 419 £57,500 +9.52% 56
Hertfordshire +22 53 £36,250 -39.58% 9
Essex +31 18 £85,000 +78.95% 1
Norfolk +23 8 £35,000 -29.54% 1
Suffolk +12 2 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +31 1 £60,000 -40.00% 2
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 348 (69.46%) Python
2 279 (55.69%) C++
3 245 (48.90%) Java
4 207 (41.32%) Algorithms
5 190 (37.92%) PhD
6 179 (35.73%) Mathematics
7 176 (35.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 167 (33.33%) C
9 161 (32.14%) Software Engineering
10 160 (31.94%) Computer Science
11 153 (30.54%) Data Science
12 147 (29.34%) C#
13 146 (29.14%) Degree
14 139 (27.74%) Linux
15 110 (21.96%) MATLAB
16 94 (18.76%) Physics
17 84 (16.77%) Deep Learning
18 82 (16.37%) Neural Network
19 80 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
20 76 (15.17%) Computer Vision
21 73 (14.57%) Multithreading
22 68 (13.57%) TensorFlow
23 66 (13.17%) Big Data
24 65 (12.97%) Reinforcement Learning
25 63 (12.57%) Signal Processing
26 62 (12.38%) Distributed Algorithms
27 61 (12.18%) Apache Spark
27 61 (12.18%) Statistics
28 58 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
29 55 (10.98%) Natural Language Processing

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 61 (12.18%) Apache Spark
2 7 (1.40%) Apache
3 4 (0.80%) Apache Solr
4 3 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.20%) DNN
5 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.20%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (3.19%) Weka
2 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 5 (1.00%) IaaS
6 4 (0.80%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.99%) Internet
1 15 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.40%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) DHCP
3 1 (0.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.17%) Big Data
2 22 (4.39%) Hadoop
3 21 (4.19%) Data Mining
4 18 (3.59%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.20%) GIS
8 6 (1.20%) KNIME
9 5 (1.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.00%) Text Mining
10 4 (0.80%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.80%) Power BI
11 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.40%) QlikView
13 1 (0.20%) Looker
13 1 (0.20%) MySQL
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.79%) LabVIEW
3 13 (2.59%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.00%) JIRA
5 8 (1.60%) Selenium
6 6 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.20%) GitLab
7 3 (0.60%) JMeter
8 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.40%) Maven
8 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.20%) JUnit
9 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.20%) Mocha
9 1 (0.20%) NUnit
9 1 (0.20%) Protractor
9 1 (0.20%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.20%) YouTrack
General
1 48 (9.58%) Finance
2 16 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.20%) Games
4 7 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.80%) Automotive
5 4 (0.80%) Electronics
6 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Law
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (24.35%) Developer
2 87 (17.37%) Software Engineer
3 78 (15.57%) Data Scientist
4 59 (11.78%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 48 (9.58%) Software Developer
6 46 (9.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 43 (8.58%) Graduate
7 43 (8.58%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 35 (6.99%) C++ Developer
9 30 (5.99%) Machine Learning Developer
10 29 (5.79%) C++ Software Developer
11 28 (5.59%) Architect
12 25 (4.99%) Computer Engineer
12 25 (4.99%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 24 (4.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 24 (4.79%) Research Engineer
14 22 (4.39%) Analyst
15 20 (3.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 20 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (3.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (13.57%) TensorFlow
2 55 (10.98%) Natural Language Processing
3 29 (5.79%) Web Services
4 22 (4.39%) RESTful
5 21 (4.19%) .NET
6 20 (3.99%) Node.js
7 19 (3.79%) STL
8 15 (2.99%) Akka
9 13 (2.59%) .NET Core
10 12 (2.40%) HEVC
10 12 (2.40%) OpenGL
11 11 (2.20%) scikit-learn
11 11 (2.20%) Torch
12 10 (2.00%) CSS
12 10 (2.00%) Django
12 10 (2.00%) HTML
12 10 (2.00%) React
13 8 (1.60%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.60%) OpenCV
13 8 (1.60%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 207 (41.32%) Algorithms
2 160 (31.94%) Computer Science
3 44 (8.78%) Smart City
4 31 (6.19%) Robotics
5 19 (3.79%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
7 14 (2.79%) Xbox
8 11 (2.20%) CUDA
9 10 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.00%) Life Science
10 8 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.40%) Acoustics
11 7 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.20%) Smart Home
12 6 (1.20%) User Experience
13 5 (1.00%) GPGPU
13 5 (1.00%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (27.74%) Linux
2 31 (6.19%) Windows
3 17 (3.39%) Unix
4 8 (1.60%) Android
5 7 (1.40%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.00%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.00%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.00%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) CentOS
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (35.73%) Mathematics
2 176 (35.13%) Artificial Intelligence
3 161 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 153 (30.54%) Data Science
5 94 (18.76%) Physics
6 84 (16.77%) Deep Learning
7 82 (16.37%) Neural Network
8 76 (15.17%) Computer Vision
9 73 (14.57%) Multithreading
10 65 (12.97%) Reinforcement Learning
11 63 (12.57%) Signal Processing
12 62 (12.38%) Distributed Algorithms
13 61 (12.18%) Statistics
14 58 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (8.38%) Smart City Simulations
16 37 (7.39%) Data Analysis
17 36 (7.19%) Probabilistic Modelling
18 35 (6.99%) Image Processing
18 35 (6.99%) Open Source
19 33 (6.59%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 348 (69.46%) Python
2 279 (55.69%) C++
3 245 (48.90%) Java
4 167 (33.33%) C
5 147 (29.34%) C#
6 110 (21.96%) MATLAB
7 51 (10.18%) Scala
8 43 (8.58%) R
9 27 (5.39%) JavaScript
9 27 (5.39%) SQL
10 23 (4.59%) Julia
11 15 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.79%) PHP
13 9 (1.80%) Ruby
14 7 (1.40%) Perl
15 5 (1.00%) GraphQL
16 3 (0.60%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.40%) Go
17 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.20%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 190 (37.92%) PhD
2 146 (29.14%) Degree
3 27 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (5.19%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.00%) CCNA
6 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.00%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) GCP
3 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (9.18%) Docker
2 10 (2.00%) LXC
3 5 (1.00%) Xen
4 3 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.40%) Ansible
2 11 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.80%) Puppet
4 5 (1.00%) Grafana
4 5 (1.00%) Graphite
4 5 (1.00%) Graylog
4 5 (1.00%) Kibana
4 5 (1.00%) logstash
5 2 (0.40%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (2.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.40%) Tableau
3 9 (1.80%) Google
4 5 (1.00%) Splunk
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle
6 3 (0.60%) Cadence
6 3 (0.60%) Synopsys
7 1 (0.20%) Altera
7 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.20%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.20%) MapR
7 1 (0.20%) Xilinx