Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 68 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 186 121 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.93% 3.81% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.21% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 77 94 198
10th Percentile £26,750 £38,575 £39,000
25th Percentile £31,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,824 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year -14.81% -13.76% +2.08%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £85,313
90th Percentile £79,000 £82,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 4,295 2,874 6,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.84% 90.41% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,487 2,212 5,110
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -2 126 £35,000 -33.33% 36
Hertfordshire -15 39 £80,000 +33.33% 12
Norfolk +2 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Essex +9 7 £59,500 +46.01% 2
Suffolk -1 3 £55,000 -4.35%
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 105 (56.45%) Artificial Intelligence
2 94 (50.54%) Python
3 62 (33.33%) AWS
4 55 (29.57%) Data Science
5 53 (28.49%) Software Engineering
5 53 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (27.96%) Degree
6 52 (27.96%) JavaScript
7 47 (25.27%) Mathematics
8 45 (24.19%) Computer Science
8 45 (24.19%) Natural Language Processing
9 41 (22.04%) React
10 40 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (21.51%) Node.js
10 40 (21.51%) PhD
11 39 (20.97%) SQL
12 38 (20.43%) Social Skills
13 36 (19.35%) Java
14 34 (18.28%) Docker
15 33 (17.74%) Algorithms
15 33 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (15.05%) Pharmaceutical
17 27 (14.52%) Law
17 27 (14.52%) Computer Vision
17 27 (14.52%) DevOps
18 26 (13.98%) Physics
19 24 (12.90%) Scrum
19 24 (12.90%) MySQL
20 23 (12.37%) Big Data
20 23 (12.37%) API Development

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 17 (9.14%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.76%) SAS
3 5 (2.69%) Jupyter
4 3 (1.61%) Confluence
5 2 (1.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Gephi
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 62 (33.33%) AWS
2 16 (8.60%) GCP
3 13 (6.99%) Azure
4 11 (5.91%) Serverless
5 9 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.23%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.15%) GitHub
8 3 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (1.61%) Amazon SageMaker
8 3 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.61%) Snowflake
9 2 (1.08%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.54%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Firewall
2 2 (1.08%) DNS
2 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.08%) MPLS
2 2 (1.08%) SSL
2 2 (1.08%) VPN
3 1 (0.54%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) MySQL
2 23 (12.37%) Big Data
3 22 (11.83%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.14%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.91%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.84%) Data Mining
8 8 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.30%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.69%) Electronic Patient Records
9 5 (2.69%) Redis
10 4 (2.15%) BigQuery
10 4 (2.15%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.61%) Metadata
11 3 (1.61%) Power BI
11 3 (1.61%) Spotfire
12 2 (1.08%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.08%) Impala
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.08%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.30%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (4.30%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (2.69%) Bitbucket
3 5 (2.69%) GitLab
3 5 (2.69%) JIRA
4 4 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.61%) Pylint
5 3 (1.61%) Selenium
5 3 (1.61%) Sourcetree
6 2 (1.08%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (1.08%) git-flow
General
1 40 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (20.43%) Social Skills
3 28 (15.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 27 (14.52%) Law
5 21 (11.29%) Retail
6 10 (5.38%) Games
7 9 (4.84%) Finance
8 8 (4.30%) Avionics
8 8 (4.30%) Military
9 6 (3.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (3.23%) Social Science
10 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.61%) French Language
11 3 (1.61%) Marketing
12 2 (1.08%) Back Office
12 2 (1.08%) Front Office
12 2 (1.08%) Legal
13 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (23.12%) Developer
2 36 (19.35%) Graduate
3 30 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 20 (10.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (9.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 18 (9.68%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 13 (6.99%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.99%) Python Engineer
7 10 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.84%) Data Scientist
8 9 (4.84%) Programmer
8 9 (4.84%) Research Engineer
8 9 (4.84%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Graduate Software Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.04%) React
2 40 (21.51%) Node.js
3 19 (10.22%) RESTful
4 15 (8.06%) Django
5 14 (7.53%) TensorFlow
6 13 (6.99%) Flask
6 13 (6.99%) React Native
6 13 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (5.91%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.91%) Vue.js
8 9 (4.84%) Kafka
8 9 (4.84%) Pylons
9 8 (4.30%) .NET
9 8 (4.30%) CSS
9 8 (4.30%) HTML
9 8 (4.30%) HTML5
10 7 (3.76%) PyTorch
10 7 (3.76%) scikit-learn
11 6 (3.23%) JSON
11 6 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.74%) Algorithms
2 22 (11.83%) Life Science
2 22 (11.83%) Robotics
3 19 (10.22%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.99%) Social Media
5 12 (6.45%) User Experience
6 7 (3.76%) Cloud Native
7 6 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (3.23%) NHS
8 4 (2.15%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.61%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.61%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.08%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.08%) State Machine
11 1 (0.54%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.83%) Linux
2 6 (3.23%) Android
3 5 (2.69%) Unix
4 4 (2.15%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.15%) Windows
5 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.45%) Artificial Intelligence
2 55 (29.57%) Data Science
3 53 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (28.49%) Software Engineering
4 47 (25.27%) Mathematics
5 45 (24.19%) Computer Science
5 45 (24.19%) Natural Language Processing
6 33 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (14.52%) Computer Vision
7 27 (14.52%) DevOps
8 26 (13.98%) Physics
9 24 (12.90%) Scrum
10 23 (12.37%) API Development
11 21 (11.29%) Microservices
11 21 (11.29%) Pair Programming
11 21 (11.29%) Statistics
12 19 (10.22%) Deep Learning
13 18 (9.68%) Analytics
14 17 (9.14%) Mentoring
14 17 (9.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 94 (50.54%) Python
2 52 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.97%) SQL
4 36 (19.35%) Java
5 19 (10.22%) R
6 11 (5.91%) C++
6 11 (5.91%) TypeScript
7 9 (4.84%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.84%) C
7 9 (4.84%) MATLAB
8 8 (4.30%) Java 8
9 6 (3.23%) C#
9 6 (3.23%) Perl
10 3 (1.61%) ES6
10 3 (1.61%) Julia
10 3 (1.61%) Scala
10 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.08%) PHP
12 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 52 (27.96%) Degree
2 40 (21.51%) PhD
3 11 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.30%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.15%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) CCNA
7 2 (1.08%) CEH
7 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.08%) CISSP
7 2 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) GIAC
7 2 (1.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (1.08%) MCSE
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.08%) SANS
7 2 (1.08%) SSCP
8 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) GxP
2 6 (3.23%) CDISC
2 6 (3.23%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (1.08%) GDPR
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 34 (18.28%) Docker
2 2 (1.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.54%) HDFS
3 1 (0.54%) NFS
3 1 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (9.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.69%) Grafana
2 5 (2.69%) Prometheus
3 4 (2.15%) Ansible
4 3 (1.61%) Kubeflow
4 3 (1.61%) Terraform
5 2 (1.08%) Kibana
5 2 (1.08%) Oozie
5 2 (1.08%) SCCM
6 1 (0.54%) Icinga
Vendors
1 13 (6.99%) Facebook
1 13 (6.99%) Instagram
2 10 (5.38%) Google
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.15%) Oracle
5 3 (1.61%) Apple
5 3 (1.61%) Dataiku
5 3 (1.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.08%) BT
6 2 (1.08%) Splunk
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos
7 1 (0.54%) Databricks
7 1 (0.54%) Netezza
7 1 (0.54%) NVIDIA
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) Teradata