Period
to 12 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Machine Learning Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 965 989 1060
Rank change year-on-year +24 +71 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Machine Learning Developer 61 124 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.084% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.087% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 60 116 120
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £53,625 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -6.25%

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 117,654 142,229 161,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 95.94% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 95,120 115,211 130,829
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 +58 51 £75,000 +7.14% 10
East of England +51 3 £100,000 +122.22% 3
South East +43 3 £42,500 -29.17% 3
Midlands +39 2 £45,000 -28.00% 1
West Midlands +29 2 £45,000 -30.77% 1
South West +11 2 £70,000 +64.71%
Machine Learning Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 61 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 29 (47.54%) Python
3 27 (44.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 24 (39.34%) Java
5 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
5 19 (31.15%) AWS
6 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (24.59%) Microservices
8 13 (21.31%) Data Science
8 13 (21.31%) TDD
8 13 (21.31%) Finance
9 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
9 12 (19.67%) Mathematics
9 12 (19.67%) Algorithms
10 11 (18.03%) BDD
10 11 (18.03%) Degree
11 10 (16.39%) C#
11 10 (16.39%) Analytics
11 10 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (14.75%) Low Latency
12 9 (14.75%) Linux
13 8 (13.11%) CSS
13 8 (13.11%) HTML
13 8 (13.11%) HTML5
13 8 (13.11%) CSS3
13 8 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
14 7 (11.48%) TensorFlow
14 7 (11.48%) React
14 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.48%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.64%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.15%) AWS
2 6 (9.84%) GCP
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.28%) GitHub
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.64%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (1.64%) Azure
5 1 (1.64%) Route 53
5 1 (1.64%) SaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Big Data
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.64%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Presto
5 1 (1.64%) Redis
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Front Office
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) CSS
1 8 (13.11%) CSS3
1 8 (13.11%) HTML
1 8 (13.11%) HTML5
2 7 (11.48%) React
2 7 (11.48%) REST
2 7 (11.48%) Spring
2 7 (11.48%) TensorFlow
3 6 (9.84%) Kafka
3 6 (9.84%) Keras
3 6 (9.84%) scikit-learn
4 4 (6.56%) RESTful
4 4 (6.56%) Web Services
5 3 (4.92%) Guice
5 3 (4.92%) Pandas
5 3 (4.92%) React Native
5 3 (4.92%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (4.92%) RxJS
5 3 (4.92%) Spring Boot
5 3 (4.92%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Algorithms
2 8 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.84%) Equities
4 5 (8.20%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) CUDA
7 1 (1.64%) Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 27 (44.26%) Artificial Intelligence
3 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
4 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.59%) Microservices
6 13 (21.31%) Data Science
6 13 (21.31%) TDD
7 12 (19.67%) Mathematics
8 11 (18.03%) BDD
9 10 (16.39%) Analytics
10 9 (14.75%) Low Latency
11 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
11 7 (11.48%) High Availability
11 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.84%) Fintech
12 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.84%) Open Source
12 6 (9.84%) SDLC
13 5 (8.20%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Python
2 24 (39.34%) Java
3 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) C#
5 5 (8.20%) Java 8
6 4 (6.56%) C++
6 4 (6.56%) ES6
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) SQL
8 2 (3.28%) PHP 7
8 2 (3.28%) R
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) Go
9 1 (1.64%) Groovy
9 1 (1.64%) Scala
9 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) NVIDIA
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle