Period
to 16 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Computer Vision skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Vision over the 6 months to 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Vision
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 608 682 849
Rank change year-on-year +74 +167 -21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Vision 354 189 278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 147 156 226
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £37,406
25th Percentile £48,125 £36,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +19.09% +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% -13.64%

Computer Vision 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 94,616 76,868 132,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.14% 92.34% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66,184 61,769 105,222
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Computer Vision
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Computer Vision as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Vision in the UK

Computer Vision
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Vision.

Salary trend for Computer Vision in the UK

Computer Vision
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Vision over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Computer Vision in the UK

Computer Vision
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Vision within the UK over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. 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
England +55 320 £63,750 +15.91% 58
London +93 186 £77,500 +10.71% 29
UK excluding London -24 157 £57,500 +35.29% 35
South West +9 70 £60,000 - 8
Work from Home -138 64 £80,000 +23.08% 9
South East -79 27 £49,797 +29.34% 9
East of England +17 22 £40,000 -24.17% 6
Northern Ireland - 22 £78,750 - 3
Scotland -42 9 £50,000 -37.50% 3
North of England -39 7 £100,000 +122.22% 1
North West -18 5 £100,000 +122.22% 1
North East -12 1 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £120,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, IT jobs citing Computer Vision 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 with a requirement for Computer Vision.

1 231 (65.25%) Python
2 195 (55.08%) Machine Learning
3 168 (47.46%) Artificial Intelligence
4 144 (40.68%) Software Engineering
5 131 (37.01%) Deep Learning
6 112 (31.64%) C++
7 111 (31.36%) TensorFlow
8 105 (29.66%) Algorithms
9 103 (29.10%) Computer Science
10 98 (27.68%) PhD
11 97 (27.40%) PyTorch
12 96 (27.12%) Degree
13 85 (24.01%) AWS
13 85 (24.01%) Games
14 79 (22.32%) Mathematics
15 76 (21.47%) Social Skills
16 67 (18.93%) Linux
17 64 (18.08%) JavaScript
18 63 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
18 63 (17.80%) Robotics
19 60 (16.95%) Neural Network
19 60 (16.95%) Docker
20 57 (16.10%) Simulink
21 55 (15.54%) Validation
22 54 (15.25%) Physics
23 49 (13.84%) Image Processing
24 48 (13.56%) OpenCV
24 48 (13.56%) Augmented Reality
24 48 (13.56%) MATLAB
25 47 (13.28%) Kubernetes

Computer Vision
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (4.24%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.28%) Apache
3 1 (0.28%) Confluence
3 1 (0.28%) DNN
3 1 (0.28%) Jupyter
Applications
1 57 (16.10%) Simulink
2 44 (12.43%) Stateflow
3 3 (0.85%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 10 (2.82%) Primavera
2 4 (1.13%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 85 (24.01%) AWS
2 34 (9.60%) Azure
3 32 (9.04%) GCP
3 32 (9.04%) Serverless
4 31 (8.76%) AWS Lambda
5 28 (7.91%) Amazon S3
6 19 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (4.80%) SaaS
8 14 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (3.95%) CloudFront
9 12 (3.39%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (1.69%) npm
11 5 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.13%) GitHub
13 3 (0.85%) Amazon SageMaker
13 3 (0.85%) Twilio
14 2 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) SSL
2 5 (1.41%) SpaceWire
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.58%) Big Data
2 30 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 27 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (5.65%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (4.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (3.39%) GIS
8 11 (3.11%) MySQL
9 10 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.26%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (2.26%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.69%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.69%) Tableau
13 2 (0.56%) Amazon Athena
13 2 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.56%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.56%) Redis
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.80%) Babel
2 17 (4.80%) webpack
3 16 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.26%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.13%) GitLab
6 3 (0.85%) JIRA
7 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (0.56%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.56%) Gradle
7 2 (0.56%) Storybook
8 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.28%) CMake
8 1 (0.28%) JUnit
8 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 85 (24.01%) Games
2 76 (21.47%) Social Skills
3 33 (9.32%) Presentation Skills
4 26 (7.34%) Finance
5 21 (5.93%) Advertising
5 21 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.65%) Electronics
7 17 (4.80%) Marketing
8 16 (4.52%) Manufacturing
8 16 (4.52%) Retail
9 13 (3.67%) Legal
10 9 (2.54%) Aerospace
10 9 (2.54%) Avionics
11 3 (0.85%) Law
11 3 (0.85%) Polish Language
11 3 (0.85%) Publishing
12 2 (0.56%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.56%) Wearables
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (22.60%) Software Engineer
2 74 (20.90%) Developer
3 51 (14.41%) Computer Engineer
4 49 (13.84%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 35 (9.89%) Python Engineer
6 31 (8.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 24 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 24 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (5.37%) Data Scientist
9 18 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 16 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (4.24%) Principal Engineer
12 14 (3.95%) Python Software Engineer
13 13 (3.67%) Embedded Engineer
13 13 (3.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 13 (3.67%) Principal Software Engineer
14 12 (3.39%) Graduate
15 11 (3.11%) Java Engineer
16 10 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
16 10 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (31.36%) TensorFlow
2 97 (27.40%) PyTorch
3 48 (13.56%) OpenCV
4 34 (9.60%) AngularJS
5 32 (9.04%) scikit-learn
6 27 (7.63%) React
6 27 (7.63%) RESTful
7 24 (6.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 22 (6.21%) Node.js
8 22 (6.21%) Web Services
9 21 (5.93%) Django
9 21 (5.93%) Keras
10 20 (5.65%) CSS
11 19 (5.37%) Flask
11 19 (5.37%) REST
12 14 (3.95%) HTML
13 13 (3.67%) GraphQL
13 13 (3.67%) WPF
13 13 (3.67%) Yocto
14 11 (3.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 105 (29.66%) Algorithms
2 63 (17.80%) Robotics
3 48 (13.56%) Augmented Reality
4 43 (12.15%) User Experience
5 15 (4.24%) Tandem
6 12 (3.39%) Acoustics
7 10 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.82%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 9 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.54%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.26%) Social Gaming
10 7 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.98%) Smart City
10 7 (1.98%) Social Media
11 6 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.13%) CCTV
12 4 (1.13%) CUDA
12 4 (1.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (18.93%) Linux
2 22 (6.21%) Unix
3 18 (5.08%) Windows
4 17 (4.80%) Android
5 14 (3.95%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.67%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.13%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.85%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (55.08%) Machine Learning
2 168 (47.46%) Artificial Intelligence
3 144 (40.68%) Software Engineering
4 131 (37.01%) Deep Learning
5 103 (29.10%) Computer Science
6 79 (22.32%) Mathematics
7 63 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (16.95%) Neural Network
9 55 (15.54%) Validation
10 54 (15.25%) Physics
11 49 (13.84%) Image Processing
12 46 (12.99%) Natural Language Processing
13 44 (12.43%) Data Science
14 43 (12.15%) DevOps
14 43 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (12.15%) Support Vector Machines
15 42 (11.86%) Kalman Filter
16 41 (11.58%) Front End Development
17 40 (11.30%) Microservices
18 37 (10.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 231 (65.25%) Python
2 112 (31.64%) C++
3 64 (18.08%) JavaScript
4 48 (13.56%) MATLAB
5 46 (12.99%) SQL
6 39 (11.02%) C
7 29 (8.19%) Java
8 23 (6.50%) Go
9 22 (6.21%) C#
9 22 (6.21%) Shell Script
10 19 (5.37%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.82%) ES6
11 10 (2.82%) Java 8
11 10 (2.82%) Ruby
12 9 (2.54%) Ada
12 9 (2.54%) Embedded C
12 9 (2.54%) Embedded C++
12 9 (2.54%) Fortran
13 8 (2.26%) R
14 6 (1.69%) Rust
Qualifications
1 98 (27.68%) PhD
2 96 (27.12%) Degree
3 18 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.82%) Master's Degree
5 8 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.13%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.85%) MPhil
8 3 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.67%) QA
2 12 (3.39%) IEC 61131
3 8 (2.26%) Accessibility
System Software
1 60 (16.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) HDFS
2 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (13.28%) Kubernetes
2 11 (3.11%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (1.69%) Terraform
4 3 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (8.47%) Google
2 19 (5.37%) Autodesk
3 9 (2.54%) Atlassian
3 9 (2.54%) MathWorks
3 9 (2.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.26%) Instagram
5 7 (1.98%) Databricks
6 4 (1.13%) Huawei
6 4 (1.13%) Sun
7 3 (0.85%) Alias
7 3 (0.85%) Dataiku
7 3 (0.85%) Facebook
7 3 (0.85%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.56%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.28%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.28%) Hortonworks