The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Neural Network skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Neural Network over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neural Networks
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Neural Network 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £72,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.51% +38.09%  

Neural Network is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Neural Network
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Neural Network as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Neural Network in the North West

Neural Network
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Neural Network in the North West.

Salary trend for Neural Network in the North West

Neural Network
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Neural Network in the North West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Neural Network in the North West

Neural Network
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Neural Network within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 10 £46,250 -
Neural Network
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Neural Network 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 North West region with a requirement for Neural Network.

1 25 (100.00%) Python
1 25 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 22 (88.00%) Mathematics
3 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
4 17 (68.00%) Analytics
5 16 (64.00%) R
5 16 (64.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 16 (64.00%) Statistics
6 13 (52.00%) SAS
6 13 (52.00%) Stata
7 12 (48.00%) PhD
8 10 (40.00%) Data Mining
8 10 (40.00%) C++
8 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
8 10 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
8 10 (40.00%) Stochastic Modelling
8 10 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
8 10 (40.00%) Neuroscience
9 9 (36.00%) Degree
9 9 (36.00%) Validation
10 8 (32.00%) Decision Tree
10 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
11 6 (24.00%) Deep Learning
11 6 (24.00%) C
11 6 (24.00%) Postgraduate
11 6 (24.00%) Economics
11 6 (24.00%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Neural Network
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (52.00%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Stata
2 3 (12.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Head of Development
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Statistical Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 22 (88.00%) Mathematics
3 17 (68.00%) Analytics
4 16 (64.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 16 (64.00%) Statistics
5 10 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
5 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
5 10 (40.00%) Neuroscience
5 10 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 10 (40.00%) Stochastic Modelling
6 9 (36.00%) Validation
7 8 (32.00%) Decision Tree
8 6 (24.00%) Deep Learning
8 6 (24.00%) Economics
8 6 (24.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) Linear Regression
9 5 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
10 3 (12.00%) Hidden Markov Model
10 3 (12.00%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (64.00%) R
3 10 (40.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (24.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) PhD
2 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality