Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reinforcement Learning
England > London
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 711 787 796
Rank change year-on-year +76 +9 +92
Permanent jobs citing Reinforcement Learning 47 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.077% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.083% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 25
London median annual salary £86,250 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £138,750 £132,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £71,250 £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% -16.67% +25.00%

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 55,679 64,860 62,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.00% 92.70% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44,845 53,170 52,686
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 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
Central London +39 8 £130,000 +126.09%
West London +22 1 £57,500 -17.86%
Reinforcement Learning
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 46 (97.87%) Machine Learning
2 45 (95.74%) Deep Learning
3 40 (85.11%) Python
4 35 (74.47%) Artificial Intelligence
5 28 (59.57%) Natural Language Processing
6 27 (57.45%) Bayesian Methods
7 26 (55.32%) Statistics
8 24 (51.06%) Algorithms
9 23 (48.94%) Finance
10 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
10 20 (42.55%) Neural Network
10 20 (42.55%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 19 (40.43%) PhD
12 15 (31.91%) Statistical Computing
12 15 (31.91%) Markov Model
12 15 (31.91%) Econometrics
12 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
13 14 (29.79%) Analytics
13 14 (29.79%) Quantitative Research
14 13 (27.66%) TensorFlow
15 12 (25.53%) Mathematical Modelling
15 12 (25.53%) Linux
16 11 (23.40%) Hedge funds
17 10 (21.28%) Degree
17 10 (21.28%) Data Science
18 9 (19.15%) Apache Spark
18 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
18 9 (19.15%) Publishing
18 9 (19.15%) Predictive Modelling
19 8 (17.02%) DevOps

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 9 (19.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.26%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.26%) Serverless
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) GitHub
5 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) FTP
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Big Data
1 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.64%) HBase
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Publishing
3 5 (10.64%) Law
3 5 (10.64%) Legal
4 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Games
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 9 (19.15%) Data Scientist
2 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Quantitative Researcher
4 7 (14.89%) Research Scientist
5 6 (12.77%) Python Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Scientist
9 1 (2.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior Data Scientist
9 1 (2.13%) Linux Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Natural Language Processing
2 13 (27.66%) TensorFlow
3 6 (12.77%) NumPy
4 5 (10.64%) Pandas
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 4 (8.51%) LDAP
5 4 (8.51%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) Angular 2
6 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
6 3 (6.38%) Kafka
6 3 (6.38%) MEAN Stack
6 3 (6.38%) RESTful
6 3 (6.38%) scikit-learn
6 3 (6.38%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) Keras
7 2 (4.26%) PyTables
7 2 (4.26%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Algorithms
2 11 (23.40%) Hedge funds
3 5 (10.64%) Blog
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) Fintech
5 3 (6.38%) Robotics
6 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Machine Learning
2 45 (95.74%) Deep Learning
3 35 (74.47%) Artificial Intelligence
4 27 (57.45%) Bayesian Methods
5 26 (55.32%) Statistics
6 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
6 20 (42.55%) Neural Network
6 20 (42.55%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 15 (31.91%) Econometrics
7 15 (31.91%) Markov Model
7 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
7 15 (31.91%) Statistical Computing
8 14 (29.79%) Analytics
8 14 (29.79%) Quantitative Research
9 12 (25.53%) Mathematical Modelling
10 10 (21.28%) Data Science
11 9 (19.15%) Predictive Modelling
11 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.02%) Computer Vision
12 8 (17.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Python
2 8 (17.02%) C++
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) C
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) Cython
5 5 (10.64%) R
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.26%) Scala
9 1 (2.13%) F#
9 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) PhD
2 10 (21.28%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) MPhil
4 4 (8.51%) Master's Degree
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
1 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Google
1 4 (8.51%) SaltStack