Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ML over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ML
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 818 873
Rank change year-on-year -28 +55 +55
Permanent jobs citing ML 16 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.022% 0.020% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.039% 0.037% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 36
London median annual salary £70,000 £100,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +21.21% -
10th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £111,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £100,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +21.21% -

ML is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40581 40417 47112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.96% 54.61% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32481 35439 40859
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ML in London

ML
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ML in London.

Salary trend for ML in London

ML
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ML in London over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for ML in London

ML
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ML within the London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
Central London - 1 £42,500 -
ML
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing ML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for ML.

1 16 (100.00%) Haskell
2 14 (87.50%) Fintech
3 9 (56.25%) C
3 9 (56.25%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (56.25%) Open Source
3 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 9 (56.25%) Node.js
3 9 (56.25%) Clojure
3 9 (56.25%) Machine Learning
3 9 (56.25%) GitHub
3 9 (56.25%) Go
3 9 (56.25%) Docker
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (50.00%) Rust
4 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 8 (50.00%) Blockchain
4 8 (50.00%) Open Source Development
4 8 (50.00%) Ethereum
4 8 (50.00%) Hyperledger
4 8 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Solidity
4 8 (50.00%) Smart Contracts
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) Ansible

ML
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (50.00%) Ethereum
1 8 (50.00%) Hyperledger
2 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (56.25%) GitHub
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
2 8 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (43.75%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 8 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) IoT Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Node.js
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) CSS3
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) Smart Contracts
2 8 (50.00%) WebSockets
3 6 (37.50%) Scalaz
4 1 (6.25%) React
4 1 (6.25%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Fintech
2 8 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
1 9 (56.25%) Machine Learning
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Microservices
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) Functional Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Haskell
2 9 (56.25%) C
2 9 (56.25%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Clojure
2 9 (56.25%) Go
3 8 (50.00%) Erlang
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Rust
3 8 (50.00%) Scala
3 8 (50.00%) Solidity
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) F#
5 6 (37.50%) OCaml
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
1 8 (50.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Ansible
1 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (25.00%) Facebook
1 4 (25.00%) Palantir