Machine Learning Jobs in the UK excluding London

Machine Learning (ML)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 71 119 98
Rank change year-on-year +48 -21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 2,561 1,685 2,406
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.51% 2.88% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.01% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 931 737 936
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,281
25th Percentile £45,000 £51,104 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,715 £73,225
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +16.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60,412 55,927 68,618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 82.88% 95.59% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41,658 28,858 41,200
10th Percentile £27,300 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +9.38%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in the UK excluding London

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Machine Learning in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Machine Learning in the UK excluding London

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Machine Learning in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in the UK excluding London

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Scotland +77 1,476 £69,750 +7.31% 31
South East +13 346 £65,000 -7.14% 348
South West -10 244 £64,387 -4.61% 69
North of England -114 188 £55,000 -15.38% 100
Midlands -35 181 £57,500 +9.52% 49
West Midlands -14 140 £57,500 +9.52% 31
North West -103 106 £55,000 -4.35% 69
East of England -3 100 £67,500 -3.57% 91
Yorkshire -60 68 £55,000 -20.80% 21
East Midlands -19 41 £47,500 -29.63% 17
North East -23 14 £47,500 -26.92% 10
Wales +2 12 £63,750 +6.21% 8
Northern Ireland +30 11 £100,000 +33.33% 14
Channel Islands - 2 - -
Isle of Man - 2 £82,500 -
Machine Learning
UK

Machine Learning
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 309 (12.07%) Apache Spark
2 99 (3.87%) FileNet
3 44 (1.72%) Apache
4 34 (1.33%) Apache Airflow
5 33 (1.29%) SAS
6 17 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 11 (0.43%) CICS
8 6 (0.23%) Confluence
8 6 (0.23%) Kinematics
9 5 (0.20%) Luigi
10 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Exchange
11 3 (0.12%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.078%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.078%) CMS
12 2 (0.078%) IIS
13 1 (0.039%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.039%) Documentum
13 1 (0.039%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 63 (2.46%) Simulink
2 42 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.23%) Stateflow
6 5 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.27%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.039%) Salesforce CRM
2 1 (0.039%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 907 (35.42%) AWS
2 454 (17.73%) Azure
3 245 (9.57%) Power Platform
4 154 (6.01%) GCP
5 109 (4.26%) Amazon S3
6 78 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
7 77 (3.01%) Datadog
8 75 (2.93%) SaaS
9 65 (2.54%) Snowflake
10 64 (2.50%) GitHub
11 57 (2.23%) Matillion
12 55 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 50 (1.95%) Serverless
14 44 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
14 44 (1.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 41 (1.60%) Azure DevOps
16 40 (1.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 34 (1.33%) Amazon EKS
18 33 (1.29%) BlazeMeter
19 27 (1.05%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.74%) DNS
2 18 (0.70%) DSL
3 17 (0.66%) HTTP
4 12 (0.47%) Internet
5 9 (0.35%) Firewall
6 7 (0.27%) MQTT
6 7 (0.27%) Network Security
6 7 (0.27%) Wireless
7 6 (0.23%) DHCP
7 6 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.20%) Modbus
8 5 (0.20%) RFID
9 4 (0.16%) SD-WAN
9 4 (0.16%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.12%) GPRS
10 3 (0.12%) SAN
11 2 (0.078%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.078%) RS-485
11 2 (0.078%) SSL
12 1 (0.039%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (17.45%) NoSQL
2 280 (10.93%) Big Data
3 232 (9.06%) Power BI
4 203 (7.93%) SQL Server
5 177 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
6 166 (6.48%) Data Lake
7 138 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
8 133 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 128 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 116 (4.53%) Apache Hive
11 103 (4.02%) HBase
12 96 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (3.40%) Tableau
14 79 (3.08%) MongoDB
15 45 (1.76%) Relational Database
16 39 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
17 33 (1.29%) DB2
17 33 (1.29%) Star Schema
18 26 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
19 24 (0.94%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 207 (8.08%) Git
2 199 (7.77%) JUnit
3 164 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 105 (4.10%) Jasmine
5 86 (3.36%) Bitbucket Server
6 83 (3.24%) Selenium
7 82 (3.20%) Cypress.io
8 60 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
8 60 (2.34%) Protractor
8 60 (2.34%) WebDriver
9 45 (1.76%) Mockito
10 38 (1.48%) GitLab
11 25 (0.98%) Android Studio
12 22 (0.86%) JIRA
13 20 (0.78%) SoapUI
14 19 (0.74%) JMeter
15 16 (0.62%) Vagrant
16 13 (0.51%) Bitbucket
17 11 (0.43%) ChangeMan
18 10 (0.39%) LabVIEW
General
1 1,715 (66.97%) Finance
2 1,476 (57.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1,460 (57.01%) Law
4 704 (27.49%) Marketing
5 491 (19.17%) Social Skills
6 476 (18.59%) Legal
7 379 (14.80%) Banking
8 277 (10.82%) Investment Banking
9 193 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
10 140 (5.47%) Public Sector
11 130 (5.08%) Retail
12 87 (3.40%) Influencing Skills
13 80 (3.12%) Presentation Skills
14 78 (3.05%) Financial Institution
15 58 (2.26%) Games
16 40 (1.56%) Manufacturing
17 32 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
17 32 (1.25%) Private Banking
18 31 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 26 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,408 (54.98%) Software Engineer
2 584 (22.80%) Java Engineer
3 583 (22.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 527 (20.58%) Lead
5 400 (15.62%) Lead Software Engineer
6 373 (14.56%) Senior
7 287 (11.21%) Developer
8 268 (10.46%) Data Engineer
9 245 (9.57%) Full Stack Engineer
10 243 (9.49%) Full Stack Software Engineer
11 223 (8.71%) Python Engineer
12 206 (8.04%) Python Software Engineer
13 196 (7.65%) AWS Engineer
14 191 (7.46%) AWS Software Engineer
15 164 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
16 153 (5.97%) Lead Java Engineer
17 146 (5.70%) Architect
18 137 (5.35%) Big Data Engineer
19 136 (5.31%) Big Data Software Engineer
20 129 (5.04%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (15.85%) Spring
2 399 (15.58%) React
3 330 (12.89%) AngularJS
4 246 (9.61%) Kafka
5 221 (8.63%) J2EE
6 219 (8.55%) HTML
7 183 (7.15%) Node.js
8 180 (7.03%) Hibernate
9 179 (6.99%) CSS
10 171 (6.68%) JMS
11 165 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 138 (5.39%) JSON
13 134 (5.23%) jQuery
14 127 (4.96%) Spring Boot
15 111 (4.33%) GraphQL
16 100 (3.90%) PySpark
17 98 (3.83%) Spring Integration
18 92 (3.59%) .NET
19 85 (3.32%) Jest
20 74 (2.89%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 807 (31.51%) Algorithms
2 479 (18.70%) Cloud Native
3 188 (7.34%) Public Cloud
4 167 (6.52%) Onboarding
5 162 (6.33%) Data Structures
6 77 (3.01%) Management Information System
7 74 (2.89%) Product Ownership
8 53 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
9 50 (1.95%) IoT
9 50 (1.95%) Reference Data
10 43 (1.68%) Legacy Code
11 38 (1.48%) Taxonomies
12 30 (1.17%) Credit Risk
13 25 (0.98%) Blockchain
13 25 (0.98%) Distributed Systems
14 24 (0.94%) Market Risk
15 22 (0.86%) Distributed Computing
15 22 (0.86%) Mainframe
16 20 (0.78%) Robotics
17 19 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 137 (5.35%) Unix
2 134 (5.23%) Linux
3 51 (1.99%) Windows
4 45 (1.76%) Android
5 18 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
5 18 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (0.62%) CentOS
6 16 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.039%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,112 (82.47%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1,619 (63.22%) Software Engineering
3 1,608 (62.79%) Agile
4 1,318 (51.46%) CI/CD
5 1,273 (49.71%) SDLC
6 1,225 (47.83%) Operational Stability
7 907 (35.42%) Community of Practice
8 828 (32.33%) Visualisation
9 697 (27.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 514 (20.07%) Risk Management
11 495 (19.33%) Decision-Making
12 476 (18.59%) Data Science
13 436 (17.02%) Analytics
14 418 (16.32%) Problem-Solving
15 397 (15.50%) Computer Science
16 390 (15.23%) Microservices
17 320 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
18 318 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
19 304 (11.87%) ETL
20 291 (11.36%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 1,178 (46.00%) Java
2 1,132 (44.20%) Python
3 1,004 (39.20%) SQL
4 342 (13.35%) JavaScript
5 258 (10.07%) TypeScript
6 148 (5.78%) C#
7 122 (4.76%) C++
8 110 (4.30%) Scala
9 106 (4.14%) PL/SQL
10 82 (3.20%) C
11 65 (2.54%) R
12 58 (2.26%) Kotlin
12 58 (2.26%) MATLAB
13 36 (1.41%) Go
14 34 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 25 (0.98%) Fortran
16 23 (0.90%) Haskell
17 16 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions
18 15 (0.59%) Bash
18 15 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 476 (18.59%) Degree
2 166 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 165 (6.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 129 (5.04%) Master's Degree
5 106 (4.14%) PhD
6 81 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 73 (2.85%) DV Cleared
8 24 (0.94%) AWS Certification
9 16 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 16 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.59%) CISSP
11 13 (0.51%) CISM
12 9 (0.35%) MBA
12 9 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (0.27%) CISA
13 7 (0.27%) CRISC
14 6 (0.23%) CCNA
14 6 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (4.61%) Data Quality
2 59 (2.30%) Accessibility
3 47 (1.84%) GDPR
4 31 (1.21%) QA
5 22 (0.86%) SLA
6 12 (0.47%) NIST
7 11 (0.43%) California Consumer Privacy Act
8 6 (0.23%) Def Stans
8 6 (0.23%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.16%) COBIT
10 3 (0.12%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.078%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (4.02%) HDFS
2 96 (3.75%) Docker
3 23 (0.90%) Firmware
4 11 (0.43%) Time Sharing Option
5 10 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 291 (11.36%) Kubernetes
2 264 (10.31%) Terraform
3 95 (3.71%) Grafana
4 31 (1.21%) Ansible
5 21 (0.82%) Prometheus
6 7 (0.27%) Graphite
7 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.12%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.078%) Argo
10 1 (0.039%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.039%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.039%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 326 (12.73%) Databricks
2 281 (10.97%) Oracle
3 260 (10.15%) Microsoft
4 101 (3.94%) Splunk
5 90 (3.51%) Dynatrace
6 87 (3.40%) Informatica
7 86 (3.36%) Alteryx
8 73 (2.85%) Cloudera
9 63 (2.46%) Google
10 37 (1.44%) Xilinx
11 18 (0.70%) Cognos
11 18 (0.70%) SaltStack
11 18 (0.70%) Sybase
12 15 (0.59%) Salesforce
13 12 (0.47%) Dataiku
14 10 (0.39%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.35%) SAP
16 8 (0.31%) Facebook
16 8 (0.31%) IBM
16 8 (0.31%) OpenAI