Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Reinforcement Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reinforcement Learning over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reinforcement Learning
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 676 804 828
Rank change year-on-year +128 +24 +95
Permanent jobs citing Reinforcement Learning 118 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.049% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.052% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 118 35 14
London median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% +1.96% -1.92%
10th Percentile £57,500 £42,500 £53,300
90th Percentile £132,500 £102,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -

Reinforcement Learning is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60,716 69,041 68,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.03% 93.31% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49,019 53,836 58,561
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £89,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Reinforcement Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reinforcement Learning in London

Reinforcement Learning
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Reinforcement Learning in London

Reinforcement Learning
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reinforcement Learning in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Reinforcement Learning in London

Reinforcement Learning
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reinforcement Learning within the London region over the 6 months to 15 December 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 +12 7 £65,000 -
West London +17 1 £57,500 -17.86% 1
Reinforcement Learning
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing Reinforcement Learning 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 Reinforcement Learning.

1 115 (97.46%) Python
1 115 (97.46%) Machine Learning
2 114 (96.61%) Deep Learning
3 111 (94.07%) Artificial Intelligence
4 107 (90.68%) Natural Language Processing
5 90 (76.27%) Bayesian Methods
6 88 (74.58%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 74 (62.71%) PhD
8 73 (61.86%) Neural Network
9 68 (57.63%) Statistics
10 59 (50.00%) Signal Processing
11 58 (49.15%) Markov Model
12 50 (42.37%) Quantitative Research
12 50 (42.37%) Algorithms
13 49 (41.53%) Statistical Computing
14 48 (40.68%) Econometrics
14 48 (40.68%) Software Engineering
14 48 (40.68%) Finance
15 46 (38.98%) TensorFlow
16 41 (34.75%) C++
16 41 (34.75%) Java
17 39 (33.05%) MPhil
18 34 (28.81%) Dialogue System
19 31 (26.27%) C
20 30 (25.42%) C#
20 30 (25.42%) Multithreading
21 29 (24.58%) Biology
21 29 (24.58%) Distributed Algorithms
21 29 (24.58%) Computational Linguistics
21 29 (24.58%) Computational Biology

Reinforcement Learning
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 7 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Amazon Alexa
1 10 (8.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
1 10 (8.47%) Siri
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.54%) Big Data
2 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.69%) HBase
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (40.68%) Finance
2 18 (15.25%) Publishing
3 6 (5.08%) Law
3 6 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (50.00%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 33 (27.97%) Python Engineer
3 19 (16.10%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 19 (16.10%) Quantitative Researcher
3 19 (16.10%) Software Engineer
4 17 (14.41%) Research Scientist
5 15 (12.71%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 14 (11.86%) Developer
7 12 (10.17%) Python Software Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Python Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Data Scientist
10 4 (3.39%) Head of Engineering
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (1.69%) Angular Developer
11 2 (1.69%) Junior
11 2 (1.69%) Junior Data Scientist
11 2 (1.69%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (90.68%) Natural Language Processing
2 46 (38.98%) TensorFlow
3 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.08%) MEAN Stack
4 5 (4.24%) RESTful
5 4 (3.39%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) HTML
6 3 (2.54%) JSON
6 3 (2.54%) XML
7 2 (1.69%) D3.js
7 2 (1.69%) Kafka
7 2 (1.69%) scikit-learn
8 1 (0.85%) Flask
8 1 (0.85%) Keras
8 1 (0.85%) Polymer
8 1 (0.85%) Seaborn
8 1 (0.85%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 50 (42.37%) Algorithms
2 28 (23.73%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.39%) Blog
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Robotics
5 2 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (97.46%) Machine Learning
2 114 (96.61%) Deep Learning
3 111 (94.07%) Artificial Intelligence
4 90 (76.27%) Bayesian Methods
5 88 (74.58%) Probabilistic Modelling
6 73 (61.86%) Neural Network
7 68 (57.63%) Statistics
8 59 (50.00%) Signal Processing
9 58 (49.15%) Markov Model
10 50 (42.37%) Quantitative Research
11 49 (41.53%) Statistical Computing
12 48 (40.68%) Econometrics
12 48 (40.68%) Software Engineering
13 34 (28.81%) Dialogue System
14 30 (25.42%) Multithreading
15 29 (24.58%) Biology
15 29 (24.58%) Computational Biology
15 29 (24.58%) Computational Linguistics
15 29 (24.58%) Distributed Algorithms
16 24 (20.34%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 115 (97.46%) Python
2 41 (34.75%) C++
2 41 (34.75%) Java
3 31 (26.27%) C
4 30 (25.42%) C#
5 13 (11.02%) Cython
6 10 (8.47%) Julia
7 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.08%) SQL
8 5 (4.24%) R
8 5 (4.24%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.39%) Scala
10 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) F#
11 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 74 (62.71%) PhD
2 39 (33.05%) MPhil
3 6 (5.08%) Degree
4 3 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.69%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Google
2 6 (5.08%) Apple
3 1 (0.85%) Tableau