Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Machine Learning Developer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 953 1002 1096
Rank change year-on-year +49 +94 +98
Permanent jobs requiring a Machine Learning Developer 127 158 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.091% 0.098% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 122 138 75
England median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% -8.33% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,200 £32,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £109,750 £85,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +4.35%

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 134,453 154,795 160,420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.15% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108,613 126,949 134,496
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +60 87 £71,250 +14.00% 4
East of England +13 17 £35,000 -31.71% 6
South East +25 13 £60,000 -4.00% 1
North of England +29 5 £50,000 +11.11%
South West +21 3 £42,500 -
North West +19 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Midlands +23 2 £53,750 +34.38% 1
East Midlands +13 2 £53,750 +13.16%
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Machine Learning Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 69 (54.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 67 (52.76%) Python
4 56 (44.09%) Java
5 46 (36.22%) Algorithms
6 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
7 31 (24.41%) Computer Science
8 29 (22.83%) Linux
8 29 (22.83%) Deep Learning
9 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
9 28 (22.05%) C++
10 27 (21.26%) Mathematics
11 26 (20.47%) TensorFlow
12 24 (18.90%) Analytics
12 24 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (18.11%) Docker
13 23 (18.11%) Microservices
14 20 (15.75%) Data Science
14 20 (15.75%) Retail
15 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (14.17%) MVC
16 18 (14.17%) Finance
16 18 (14.17%) PhD
16 18 (14.17%) Keras
16 18 (14.17%) Data Structures
17 17 (13.39%) C#
18 16 (12.60%) Kubernetes
18 16 (12.60%) Continuous Delivery
19 15 (11.81%) Migration
20 14 (11.02%) Windows

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 (3.15%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.79%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.79%) Maya
2 1 (0.79%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.87%) SaaS
3 6 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.36%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.57%) GitHub
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.02%) Big Data
2 10 (7.87%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.94%) MySQL
5 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.79%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.79%) KDB
7 1 (0.79%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.79%) Power BI
7 1 (0.79%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.36%) JUnit
3 2 (1.57%) Gradle
4 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.79%) Maven
4 1 (0.79%) Mocha
4 1 (0.79%) Mockito
4 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.79%) Robolectric
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (15.75%) Retail
2 18 (14.17%) Finance
3 13 (10.24%) Games
4 7 (5.51%) Publishing
5 4 (3.15%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.47%) TensorFlow
2 18 (14.17%) Keras
3 14 (11.02%) Spring
4 13 (10.24%) HTML
4 13 (10.24%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (9.45%) Django
5 12 (9.45%) NumPy
5 12 (9.45%) Spring MVC
6 11 (8.66%) CSS
6 11 (8.66%) Pandas
6 11 (8.66%) React
7 9 (7.09%) Caffe
8 8 (6.30%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.72%) .NET
9 6 (4.72%) Node.js
9 6 (4.72%) OpenFin
10 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (3.15%) Flask
11 4 (3.15%) REST
11 4 (3.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 46 (36.22%) Algorithms
2 18 (14.17%) Data Structures
3 11 (8.66%) Fintech
4 9 (7.09%) Robotics
5 8 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (4.72%) Smart City
7 4 (3.15%) User Experience
8 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.36%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.79%) Animation
10 1 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.83%) Linux
2 14 (11.02%) Windows
3 3 (2.36%) Android
3 3 (2.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 69 (54.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
4 31 (24.41%) Computer Science
5 29 (22.83%) Deep Learning
6 27 (21.26%) Mathematics
7 24 (18.90%) Analytics
8 23 (18.11%) Microservices
9 20 (15.75%) Data Science
10 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.17%) MVC
12 16 (12.60%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (11.81%) Migration
14 13 (10.24%) OO
15 11 (8.66%) Customer Requirements
15 11 (8.66%) TDD
16 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
16 10 (7.87%) Logistics
16 10 (7.87%) Neural Network
16 10 (7.87%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.76%) Python
2 56 (44.09%) Java
3 28 (22.05%) C++
3 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.39%) C#
5 12 (9.45%) Scala
6 9 (7.09%) C
6 9 (7.09%) SQL
7 8 (6.30%) Go
8 3 (2.36%) ES6
8 3 (2.36%) Java 8
9 2 (1.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.79%) Clojure
10 1 (0.79%) Haskell
10 1 (0.79%) Julia
10 1 (0.79%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.79%) R
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) PhD
2 14 (11.02%) Degree
3 8 (6.30%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.72%) MPhil
5 1 (0.79%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 23 (18.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (1.57%) Google
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle