Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Machine Learning Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning Developer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 999 1053 1141
Rank change year-on-year +54 +88 +95
Permanent jobs requiring a Machine Learning Developer 123 117 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.069% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.072% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 115 103 57
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year +8.70% -6.12% -2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 145,701 161,717 170,540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 95.91% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,439 130,783 143,962
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Machine Learning Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Machine Learning Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning Developer in England

Machine Learning Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning Developer in England

Machine Learning Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning Developer in England

Machine Learning Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +53 73 £70,000 +12.00% 8
South East +31 17 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +24 16 £45,000 -18.18% 4
North of England +18 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Midlands +33 6 £55,000 -4.35% 2
West Midlands +36 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West +11 5 £37,500 +7.14%
South West +7 4 £42,500 -19.05%
East Midlands +12 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Machine Learning Developer
UK

Machine Learning Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Machine Learning Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Machine Learning Developer in the job title.

1 123 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 67 (54.47%) Artificial Intelligence
3 66 (53.66%) Python
4 46 (37.40%) Algorithms
5 37 (30.08%) Java
6 32 (26.02%) Software Engineering
6 32 (26.02%) Linux
7 31 (25.20%) TensorFlow
8 30 (24.39%) Deep Learning
9 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
10 27 (21.95%) C++
11 25 (20.33%) Analytics
12 24 (19.51%) Mathematics
13 23 (18.70%) C#
14 22 (17.89%) Keras
15 21 (17.07%) Big Data
16 20 (16.26%) Docker
16 20 (16.26%) React
16 20 (16.26%) Data Science
17 19 (15.45%) MVC
17 19 (15.45%) Computer Science
18 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (14.63%) HTML
18 18 (14.63%) PhD
18 18 (14.63%) Microservices
18 18 (14.63%) Data Structures
19 17 (13.82%) SQL
19 17 (13.82%) Degree
20 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
20 16 (13.01%) CSS

Machine Learning Developer Skill Set
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 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.44%) Apache
2 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.81%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.81%) Maya
1 1 (0.81%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.88%) GitHub
2 6 (4.88%) SaaS
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.44%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.63%) Serverless
6 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) HTTP
1 4 (3.25%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) Skype
3 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) Big Data
2 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.07%) Blockchain
5 5 (4.07%) MySQL
6 4 (3.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.63%) HBase
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.81%) GIS
8 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (1.63%) Gradle
3 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) Mocha
4 1 (0.81%) Mockito
4 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.81%) Robolectric
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Retail
3 13 (10.57%) Games
4 6 (4.88%) Law
4 6 (4.88%) Publishing
5 4 (3.25%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) TensorFlow
2 22 (17.89%) Keras
3 20 (16.26%) React
4 18 (14.63%) HTML
5 16 (13.01%) CSS
6 15 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 15 (12.20%) Django
7 14 (11.38%) Node.js
8 12 (9.76%) .NET
9 11 (8.94%) NumPy
9 11 (8.94%) Spring
10 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (8.13%) Pandas
11 9 (7.32%) Natural Language Processing
12 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
12 8 (6.50%) Caffe
13 7 (5.69%) REST
13 7 (5.69%) Spring MVC
14 6 (4.88%) Flask
14 6 (4.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.40%) Algorithms
2 19 (15.45%) Computer Science
3 18 (14.63%) Data Structures
4 12 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (7.32%) Robotics
6 8 (6.50%) Fintech
7 6 (4.88%) Hedge funds
7 6 (4.88%) Smart City
7 6 (4.88%) User Experience
8 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.81%) Animation
11 1 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.02%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) Windows
3 10 (8.13%) Unix
4 5 (4.07%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 67 (54.47%) Artificial Intelligence
3 32 (26.02%) Software Engineering
4 30 (24.39%) Deep Learning
5 25 (20.33%) Analytics
6 24 (19.51%) Mathematics
7 20 (16.26%) Data Science
8 19 (15.45%) MVC
9 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (14.63%) Microservices
10 14 (11.38%) OO
11 12 (9.76%) TDD
11 12 (9.76%) Visualisation
12 11 (8.94%) Decision-Making
13 9 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (7.32%) Distributed Algorithms
13 9 (7.32%) Multithreading
13 9 (7.32%) Neural Network
14 8 (6.50%) Bayesian Methods
14 8 (6.50%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.66%) Python
2 37 (30.08%) Java
3 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
4 27 (21.95%) C++
5 23 (18.70%) C#
6 17 (13.82%) SQL
7 13 (10.57%) Scala
8 10 (8.13%) C
9 7 (5.69%) ES6
9 7 (5.69%) Go
10 6 (4.88%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.44%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.44%) PHP
12 2 (1.63%) Groovy
12 2 (1.63%) Java 8
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.81%) Clojure
13 1 (0.81%) Haskell
13 1 (0.81%) Julia
13 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) PhD
2 17 (13.82%) Degree
3 7 (5.69%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.88%) MPhil
5 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.26%) Docker
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.25%) Ansible
2 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.25%) VMware
2 2 (1.63%) Google
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle