Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Machine Learning over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 94 91
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.23% 0.79% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.88% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 2
Merseyside median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -31.25% -
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% +9.09%

Machine 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 841 1,026 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 93.86% 89.61% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 718 791 668
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,720 £26,250 £26,675
90th Percentile £64,125 £57,500 £55,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Merseyside

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Merseyside

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Merseyside

Machine Learning
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Liverpool +17 7 £57,500 +15.00%
St Helens -7 2 £58,750 +23.68%
Birkenhead - 2 £47,500 -
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Machine 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 7 (63.64%) Artificial Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) R
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) GCP
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 5 (45.45%) CISM
3 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
3 5 (45.45%) Software Deployment
3 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) HIPAA
3 5 (45.45%) OWASP
3 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) CSSLP
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (45.45%) Veracode
3 5 (45.45%) SANS
3 5 (45.45%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (36.36%) Data Science
4 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
5 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) OLAP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) IT Architect
2 3 (27.27%) IT Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) XHTML
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) Social Gaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) OWASP
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Software Deployment
3 4 (36.36%) Data Science
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) R
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
1 5 (45.45%) CSSLP
1 5 (45.45%) SANS
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) GCP
1 5 (45.45%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Veracode
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau