Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Machine Learning over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning (Azure ML)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1052 1020 1213
Rank change year-on-year -32 +193 +62
Permanent jobs citing Azure Machine Learning 74 137 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.083% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.20% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 50 133 25
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -24.14% -9.38%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £44,750
90th Percentile £82,875 £79,750 £102,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.81% -10.94%

Azure Machine Learning is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,719 30,305 23,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.91% 18.39% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29,828 25,166 19,525
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,425
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

Azure Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Machine Learning in England.

Salary trend for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Machine Learning in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Machine Learning within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
London -1 58 £62,500 -3.85% 13
South East -9 8 £72,500 +38.10% 2
South West +2 6 £47,500 -45.71%
North of England +27 1 £57,500 +82.54%
North West 0 1 £57,500 +82.54%
Azure Machine Learning
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Azure 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 England region with a requirement for Azure Machine Learning.

1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (85.14%) Machine Learning
3 52 (70.27%) SQL
4 49 (66.22%) Analytics
5 48 (64.86%) Microsoft
6 40 (54.05%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (54.05%) Power BI
7 39 (52.70%) Data Lake
8 38 (51.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 37 (50.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
11 35 (47.30%) .NET
11 35 (47.30%) PaaS
12 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (43.24%) Data Analytics
14 31 (41.89%) Big Data
15 30 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (35.14%) Data Science
18 24 (32.43%) Artificial Intelligence
18 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
19 23 (31.08%) Python
20 22 (29.73%) Data Modelling
21 21 (28.38%) JSON
22 19 (25.68%) Cosmos DB
22 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (25.68%) Hadoop
22 19 (25.68%) Project Management

Azure Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (22.97%) Apache Spark
2 15 (20.27%) Apache
3 12 (16.22%) Apache Solr
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.70%) SAS
6 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.35%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (47.30%) PaaS
3 19 (25.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 17 (22.97%) Serverless
5 16 (21.62%) Azure Functions
5 16 (21.62%) SaaS
6 12 (16.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 9 (12.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (4.05%) Data Lake Analytics
9 3 (4.05%) IaaS
10 2 (2.70%) Office 365
11 1 (1.35%) GitHub
11 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.05%) Power BI
2 39 (52.70%) Data Lake
3 38 (51.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 37 (50.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
6 31 (41.89%) Big Data
7 30 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (25.68%) Cosmos DB
10 19 (25.68%) Hadoop
11 16 (21.62%) NoSQL
12 15 (20.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (18.92%) Geospatial Data
14 13 (17.57%) MongoDB
15 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (6.76%) HDInsight
17 4 (5.41%) Biml
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.05%) JBehave
4 3 (4.05%) JUnit
4 3 (4.05%) Maven
4 3 (4.05%) Mockito
5 2 (2.70%) Protractor
General
1 14 (18.92%) Advertising
2 13 (17.57%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Retail Finance
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.19%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Consultant
3 20 (27.03%) Azure Consultant
4 16 (21.62%) Azure Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Data Consultant
6 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Analytics Consultant
7 8 (10.81%) Architect
8 7 (9.46%) Integration Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Build Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Azure Architect
10 5 (6.76%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 3 (4.05%) .NET Architect
12 3 (4.05%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) .NET
2 21 (28.38%) JSON
3 16 (21.62%) SAML
4 12 (16.22%) Kafka
5 10 (13.51%) REST
6 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.46%) GeoJSON
8 5 (6.76%) CSS
8 5 (6.76%) HTML
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Core
10 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.05%) Guice
10 3 (4.05%) JAXB
10 3 (4.05%) JAX-RS
10 3 (4.05%) React
10 3 (4.05%) Spring
11 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Fintech
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.70%) Contract for Difference
4 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 8 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Machine Learning
2 49 (66.22%) Analytics
3 40 (54.05%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (43.24%) Data Analytics
6 26 (35.14%) Data Science
7 24 (32.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 22 (29.73%) Data Modelling
9 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.68%) Project Management
10 16 (21.62%) DevOps
10 16 (21.62%) Predictive Analytics
10 16 (21.62%) SDLC
11 14 (18.92%) Identity Management
11 14 (18.92%) Open Source
12 10 (13.51%) Presales
13 8 (10.81%) API Development
13 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
13 8 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
13 8 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) Python
4 18 (24.32%) C#
5 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
6 15 (20.27%) R
7 10 (13.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.41%) Java
9 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.70%) U-SQL
11 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Docker
2 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.70%) HDFS
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
4 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.81%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) Terraform
3 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) Databricks
3 12 (16.22%) Tableau
4 4 (5.41%) Hortonworks
5 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.70%) arcserve
6 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (2.70%) CommVault
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) Veeam
7 1 (1.35%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat