Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 124 305
Rank change year-on-year +62 +181 +65
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 558 306 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.47% 2.53% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 2.83% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 437 227 66
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £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 11,115 10,815 12,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.06% 89.33% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8,475 8,720 10,351
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,300 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +16 443 £57,500 -4.17% 69
Hertfordshire +25 69 £65,000 +85.71% 5
Essex +39 26 £85,000 +54.55%
Bedfordshire +10 9 £83,000 -17.00% 2
Norfolk +13 6 £30,000 -47.14% 1
Suffolk +17 5 £60,000 +14.29%
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 341 (61.11%) Python
2 336 (60.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 289 (51.79%) C++
4 256 (45.88%) Java
5 201 (36.02%) Algorithms
6 187 (33.51%) Software Engineering
7 178 (31.90%) C
8 177 (31.72%) Mathematics
9 176 (31.54%) PhD
10 169 (30.29%) Linux
11 152 (27.24%) Data Science
12 145 (25.99%) C#
13 134 (24.01%) Computer Science
14 108 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
15 105 (18.82%) Degree
15 105 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (17.20%) MATLAB
17 95 (17.03%) Physics
17 95 (17.03%) Computer Vision
18 93 (16.67%) Deep Learning
19 85 (15.23%) Big Data
20 79 (14.16%) Natural Language Processing
21 75 (13.44%) Multithreading
22 74 (13.26%) Neural Network
23 73 (13.08%) Apache Spark
24 70 (12.54%) TensorFlow
25 66 (11.83%) Distributed Algorithms
26 64 (11.47%) Reinforcement Learning
27 58 (10.39%) Web Services
28 57 (10.22%) Bayesian Methods

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 73 (13.08%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.25%) Apache
5 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.54%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (2.69%) Weka
2 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 108 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.90%) GitHub
4 5 (0.90%) IaaS
5 4 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.41%) Internet
2 8 (1.43%) Firewall
3 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.23%) Big Data
2 44 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 32 (5.73%) MongoDB
4 28 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.58%) Data Mining
7 16 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.15%) SQL Server
9 10 (1.79%) Power BI
10 7 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.25%) HBase
10 7 (1.25%) Text Mining
11 6 (1.08%) KNIME
12 3 (0.54%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.54%) QlikView
13 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.18%) Looker
Development Applications
1 14 (2.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.97%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.97%) LabVIEW
3 6 (1.08%) JIRA
3 6 (1.08%) Selenium
4 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.54%) JMeter
6 2 (0.36%) GitLab
6 2 (0.36%) JUnit
6 2 (0.36%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.36%) Maven
6 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.18%) JBehave
7 1 (0.18%) NUnit
7 1 (0.18%) Protractor
7 1 (0.18%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.18%) YouTrack
General
1 30 (5.38%) Finance
2 29 (5.20%) Games
3 14 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.79%) Retail
5 9 (1.61%) Marketing
5 9 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.08%) Electronics
7 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (21.15%) Developer
2 117 (20.97%) Software Engineer
3 92 (16.49%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 67 (12.01%) Graduate
5 66 (11.83%) C++ Software Engineer
6 60 (10.75%) Python Engineer
7 53 (9.50%) Data Scientist
8 39 (6.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 35 (6.27%) Computer Engineer
9 35 (6.27%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 32 (5.73%) Architect
11 31 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 30 (5.38%) Java Developer
13 28 (5.02%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
14 27 (4.84%) C++ Developer
14 27 (4.84%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 26 (4.66%) Python Software Engineer
16 25 (4.48%) Analyst
16 25 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
16 25 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (14.16%) Natural Language Processing
2 70 (12.54%) TensorFlow
3 58 (10.39%) Web Services
4 43 (7.71%) RESTful
5 42 (7.53%) .NET
6 28 (5.02%) Akka
7 27 (4.84%) STL
8 26 (4.66%) Node.js
9 18 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 18 (3.23%) scikit-learn
10 16 (2.87%) .NET Core
11 15 (2.69%) HEVC
11 15 (2.69%) OpenGL
12 13 (2.33%) React
13 12 (2.15%) CSS
13 12 (2.15%) HTML
13 12 (2.15%) JSON
13 12 (2.15%) Theano
14 11 (1.97%) Django
15 10 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 201 (36.02%) Algorithms
2 134 (24.01%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.91%) Smart City
4 32 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.66%) Robotics
6 20 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (3.41%) Augmented Reality
8 16 (2.87%) Xbox
9 12 (2.15%) CUDA
9 12 (2.15%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (1.97%) User Experience
11 9 (1.61%) ASIC
11 9 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (1.61%) Fintech
11 9 (1.61%) Verilog
11 9 (1.61%) VHDL
12 8 (1.43%) Life Science
13 7 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (30.29%) Linux
2 32 (5.73%) Windows
3 11 (1.97%) Android
4 7 (1.25%) Unix
5 5 (0.90%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.90%) Solaris
6 4 (0.72%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.54%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (60.22%) Artificial Intelligence
2 187 (33.51%) Software Engineering
3 177 (31.72%) Mathematics
4 152 (27.24%) Data Science
5 105 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (17.03%) Computer Vision
6 95 (17.03%) Physics
7 93 (16.67%) Deep Learning
8 75 (13.44%) Multithreading
9 74 (13.26%) Neural Network
10 66 (11.83%) Distributed Algorithms
11 64 (11.47%) Reinforcement Learning
12 57 (10.22%) Bayesian Methods
13 52 (9.32%) Signal Processing
14 42 (7.53%) Analytics
15 40 (7.17%) Statistics
15 40 (7.17%) TDD
16 39 (6.99%) Computational Linguistics
17 38 (6.81%) DevOps
18 34 (6.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 341 (61.11%) Python
2 289 (51.79%) C++
3 256 (45.88%) Java
4 178 (31.90%) C
5 145 (25.99%) C#
6 96 (17.20%) MATLAB
7 45 (8.06%) R
8 42 (7.53%) Scala
9 35 (6.27%) JavaScript
10 34 (6.09%) SQL
11 28 (5.02%) PHP
12 10 (1.79%) Julia
13 7 (1.25%) Java 8
14 6 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.72%) Ruby
16 3 (0.54%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.36%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 176 (31.54%) PhD
2 105 (18.82%) Degree
3 36 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (3.76%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.69%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.90%) CCNA
8 5 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.33%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) GCP
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (9.50%) Docker
2 10 (1.79%) LXC
3 9 (1.61%) Firmware
4 5 (0.90%) Xen
5 4 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (2.87%) Ansible
2 15 (2.69%) Puppet
3 8 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.08%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.90%) Grafana
5 5 (0.90%) Graphite
5 5 (0.90%) Graylog
5 5 (0.90%) Kibana
5 5 (0.90%) logstash
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (3.41%) Tableau
2 12 (2.15%) Google
2 12 (2.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.61%) Cadence
3 9 (1.61%) Synopsys
4 7 (1.25%) Cisco
5 6 (1.08%) HP
5 6 (1.08%) Juniper
6 5 (0.90%) Splunk
7 4 (0.72%) Oracle
8 3 (0.54%) Capita
9 2 (0.36%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.18%) Cognos
10 1 (0.18%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.18%) MapR