The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 368 424
Rank change year-on-year +139 +56  
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 178 89 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 0.45% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 119 81 39
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +2.43%  

Machine Learning 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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12927 17060 17753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.14% 87.14% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 14363 14129
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in the South East

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in the South East

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in the South East

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire +14 46 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Surrey +64 41 £63,750 +13.33% 5
Berkshire +67 40 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Hampshire +32 24 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Kent +25 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Middlesex - 8 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +23 7 £60,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex - 3 - - 1
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Machine Learning 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 South East region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 162 (55.48%) Python
2 111 (38.01%) Algorithms
3 108 (36.99%) Degree
4 107 (36.64%) Big Data
5 91 (31.16%) C++
6 89 (30.48%) Java
7 87 (29.79%) Mathematics
7 87 (29.79%) R
8 75 (25.68%) Software Engineering
9 74 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (25.34%) PhD
10 73 (25.00%) Analytics
11 72 (24.66%) SQL
12 67 (22.95%) C#
13 66 (22.60%) Physics
14 57 (19.52%) MATLAB
15 55 (18.84%) Statistics
16 50 (17.12%) Computer Science
17 48 (16.44%) Hadoop
17 48 (16.44%) Data Mining
18 46 (15.75%) SQL Server
19 40 (13.70%) JavaScript
20 39 (13.36%) NoSQL
21 38 (13.01%) Apache Spark
21 38 (13.01%) .NET
22 35 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
23 34 (11.64%) Scala
23 34 (11.64%) Visualisation
24 31 (10.62%) AngularJS
24 31 (10.62%) Computer Vision

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 38 (13.01%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.77%) SAS
3 9 (3.08%) Apache
4 6 (2.05%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Jetty
7 2 (0.68%) nginx
7 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.77%) GNU Octave
2 5 (1.71%) SPSS Modeler
3 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.74%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.79%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) MVNO
3 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (36.64%) Big Data
2 48 (16.44%) Data Mining
2 48 (16.44%) Hadoop
3 46 (15.75%) SQL Server
4 39 (13.36%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.14%) Redis
6 13 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.77%) Spotfire
9 9 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.08%) Power BI
9 9 (3.08%) QlikView
10 7 (2.40%) HBase
10 7 (2.40%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.40%) Star Schema
11 6 (2.05%) KNIME
12 5 (1.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 28 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.79%) TeamCity
3 13 (4.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (4.11%) Subversion
5 11 (3.77%) CMake
6 8 (2.74%) Selenium
7 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.68%) Gradle
8 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 29 (9.93%) Automotive
2 27 (9.25%) Finance
3 12 (4.11%) Marketing
4 10 (3.42%) Retail
5 8 (2.74%) Electronics
6 7 (2.40%) Military
6 7 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.03%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (39.04%) Developer
2 48 (16.44%) Data Scientist
3 36 (12.33%) C# Developer
4 27 (9.25%) .NET Developer
4 27 (9.25%) Java Developer
5 26 (8.90%) Software Developer
6 24 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (6.51%) Junior
8 18 (6.16%) Analyst
8 18 (6.16%) C++ Developer
8 18 (6.16%) Technical Leader
9 17 (5.82%) Research Engineer
9 17 (5.82%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.48%) Architect
10 16 (5.48%) Lead Architect
10 16 (5.48%) SAP Architect
10 16 (5.48%) SAP Technical Architect
10 16 (5.48%) Technical Architect
11 15 (5.14%) Python Developer
12 14 (4.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.01%) .NET
2 31 (10.62%) AngularJS
3 27 (9.25%) ASP.NET
4 26 (8.90%) REST
5 25 (8.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 24 (8.22%) Node.js
7 22 (7.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 22 (7.53%) HTML
7 22 (7.53%) OpenCV
7 22 (7.53%) STL
8 20 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (6.51%) Web Services
10 18 (6.16%) Spring
11 16 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 15 (5.14%) CSS
12 15 (5.14%) JMS
12 15 (5.14%) RESTful
12 15 (5.14%) SOAP
13 14 (4.79%) HTML5
14 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 111 (38.01%) Algorithms
2 50 (17.12%) Computer Science
3 35 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.88%) Robotics
5 13 (4.45%) CUDA
6 12 (4.11%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (3.77%) GPGPU
8 10 (3.42%) Social Media
8 10 (3.42%) Virtual Team
9 9 (3.08%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.74%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.40%) Cloud Native
11 7 (2.40%) Life Science
12 5 (1.71%) Smart Energy
13 4 (1.37%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.68%) User Experience
15 1 (0.34%) Arduino
15 1 (0.34%) Blog
15 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
15 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.22%) Linux
2 9 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.74%) Android
4 7 (2.40%) Windows
5 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (29.79%) Mathematics
2 75 (25.68%) Software Engineering
3 74 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (25.00%) Analytics
5 66 (22.60%) Physics
6 55 (18.84%) Statistics
7 34 (11.64%) Visualisation
8 31 (10.62%) Computer Vision
9 30 (10.27%) Multithreading
10 28 (9.59%) Data Analysis
11 26 (8.90%) Data Visualisation
12 24 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (8.22%) Signal Processing
13 23 (7.88%) Data Migration
13 23 (7.88%) Migration
13 23 (7.88%) MVC
14 22 (7.53%) Artificial Intelligence
14 22 (7.53%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.53%) Open Source
15 21 (7.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 162 (55.48%) Python
2 91 (31.16%) C++
3 89 (30.48%) Java
4 87 (29.79%) R
5 72 (24.66%) SQL
6 67 (22.95%) C#
7 57 (19.52%) MATLAB
8 40 (13.70%) JavaScript
9 34 (11.64%) Scala
10 29 (9.93%) C
11 24 (8.22%) Ruby
12 15 (5.14%) Groovy
13 12 (4.11%) Perl
14 8 (2.74%) Lua
14 8 (2.74%) PHP
15 7 (2.40%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.68%) VB
17 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 108 (36.99%) Degree
2 74 (25.34%) PhD
3 7 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.59%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) SLA
3 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (4.79%) Puppet
2 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (8.56%) Tableau
2 24 (8.22%) Oracle
3 22 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.48%) SAP
5 12 (4.11%) Intel
6 5 (1.71%) IBM
7 4 (1.37%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.03%) Teradata
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
9 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
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