Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ML
England > London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 837 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +895
Permanent jobs citing ML 2 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.031% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
London median annual salary £51,250 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.79% - -
England median annual salary £42,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year -39.29% - -

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 39,392 40,904 44,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.79% 55.25% 54.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32,404 32,934 38,910
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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
Central London -20 1 £42,500 -46.88%
ML
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing ML 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 London region with a requirement for ML.

1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) F#
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle