Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Deep Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Deep Learning over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deep Learning
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 1168 1293
Rank change year-on-year +283 +125 +36
Permanent jobs citing Deep Learning 313 99 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.049% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.055% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 259 90 14
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -31.58% +153.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £52,125
90th Percentile £105,000 £87,500 £135,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year +3.85% - -

Deep 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 160431 179248 194120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.79% 88.94% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 128308 149296 157831
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Deep Learning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Deep Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Deep Learning in the UK

Deep Learning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Deep Learning in the UK

Deep Learning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Deep Learning over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Deep Learning in the UK

Deep Learning
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deep Learning within the UK over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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 +283 307 £70,000 +7.69% 35
London +171 209 £72,500 +11.54% 19
UK excluding London +163 103 £67,500 +3.85% 17
East of England +59 45 £80,000 +23.08% 5
South West +26 21 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South East +80 13 £65,000 -18.75% 4
North of England - 12 £50,000 - 3
North West - 11 £50,000 - 2
Midlands - 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
Scotland - 5 £72,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Deep Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Deep Learning.

1 285 (91.05%) Machine Learning
2 235 (75.08%) Python
3 157 (50.16%) PhD
4 147 (46.96%) Java
5 127 (40.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 125 (39.94%) Algorithms
7 124 (39.62%) C++
8 97 (30.99%) Natural Language Processing
9 95 (30.35%) TensorFlow
10 90 (28.75%) Software Engineering
11 84 (26.84%) SQL
12 82 (26.20%) Computer Science
13 81 (25.88%) Mathematics
14 80 (25.56%) Statistics
15 78 (24.92%) Neural Network
16 73 (23.32%) R
17 70 (22.36%) Computer Vision
18 69 (22.04%) Big Data
19 67 (21.41%) Analytics
20 60 (19.17%) Physics
21 54 (17.25%) Apache Spark
21 54 (17.25%) Degree
22 53 (16.93%) Finance
23 51 (16.29%) Bayesian Methods
24 50 (15.97%) Scala
25 49 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
26 47 (15.02%) Hadoop
26 47 (15.02%) Theano
27 42 (13.42%) MATLAB
28 34 (10.86%) Reinforcement Learning

Deep Learning
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 54 (17.25%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.19%) SAS
4 9 (2.88%) DNN
5 6 (1.92%) Confluence
5 6 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.92%) JBoss
5 6 (1.92%) Tornado
6 4 (1.28%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.64%) Apache
8 1 (0.32%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Weka
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.32%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.24%) GitHub
3 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.32%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.19%) Internet
2 2 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.04%) Big Data
2 47 (15.02%) Hadoop
3 31 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 27 (8.63%) Data Mining
5 20 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.75%) Apache Hive
7 17 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (4.47%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.51%) Text Mining
10 10 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (3.19%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.88%) MySQL
12 8 (2.56%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.92%) KNIME
13 6 (1.92%) Spotfire
13 6 (1.92%) Triplestore
14 5 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.28%) HBase
16 3 (0.96%) Redis
17 1 (0.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (10.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.92%) Travis CI
4 5 (1.60%) CMake
4 5 (1.60%) CodeNarc
4 5 (1.60%) GitLab
4 5 (1.60%) Spock
5 2 (0.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 53 (16.93%) Finance
2 30 (9.58%) Games
3 19 (6.07%) Marketing
4 10 (3.19%) Advertising
4 10 (3.19%) Retail
5 8 (2.56%) Banking
6 6 (1.92%) Billing
6 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.60%) Back Office
8 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.64%) Law
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (29.07%) Data Scientist
2 68 (21.73%) Software Engineer
3 56 (17.89%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 36 (11.50%) Developer
4 36 (11.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 28 (8.95%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 25 (7.99%) Senior Data Scientist
7 13 (4.15%) Computer Engineer
7 13 (4.15%) Research Engineer
8 11 (3.51%) Research Scientist
9 10 (3.19%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 10 (3.19%) Python Software Engineer
10 9 (2.88%) Python Developer
10 9 (2.88%) Software Developer
11 8 (2.56%) Machine Learning Developer
11 8 (2.56%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.24%) Consultant
12 7 (2.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 7 (2.24%) Graduate
13 6 (1.92%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (30.99%) Natural Language Processing
2 95 (30.35%) TensorFlow
3 47 (15.02%) Theano
4 22 (7.03%) Keras
5 19 (6.07%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 14 (4.47%) Kafka
6 14 (4.47%) NumPy
6 14 (4.47%) OpenCL
6 14 (4.47%) scikit-learn
6 14 (4.47%) Torch
7 12 (3.83%) Pandas
8 11 (3.51%) OpenCV
8 11 (3.51%) Spring
9 9 (2.88%) D3.js
9 9 (2.88%) Node.js
10 8 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (2.56%) CNTK
10 8 (2.56%) Flask
11 6 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 125 (39.94%) Algorithms
2 82 (26.20%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.67%) User Experience
5 22 (7.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 22 (7.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 22 (7.03%) Public Cloud
6 19 (6.07%) Fintech
7 16 (5.11%) Robotics
8 13 (4.15%) Data Centre
9 11 (3.51%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (3.19%) Smart City
11 8 (2.56%) Clustering
11 8 (2.56%) Smart Home
12 6 (1.92%) Life Science
12 6 (1.92%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.92%) Social Network
13 5 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.60%) NHS
13 5 (1.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.07%) Linux
2 5 (1.60%) Debian
2 5 (1.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (91.05%) Machine Learning
2 127 (40.58%) Artificial Intelligence
3 90 (28.75%) Software Engineering
4 81 (25.88%) Mathematics
5 80 (25.56%) Statistics
6 78 (24.92%) Neural Network
7 70 (22.36%) Computer Vision
8 67 (21.41%) Analytics
9 60 (19.17%) Physics
10 51 (16.29%) Bayesian Methods
11 49 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (10.86%) Reinforcement Learning
13 29 (9.27%) Data Analysis
14 26 (8.31%) Predictive Modelling
15 25 (7.99%) Economics
16 24 (7.67%) Visualisation
17 23 (7.35%) Probabilistic Modelling
17 23 (7.35%) TDD
18 22 (7.03%) Actionable Insight
18 22 (7.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 235 (75.08%) Python
2 147 (46.96%) Java
3 124 (39.62%) C++
4 84 (26.84%) SQL
5 73 (23.32%) R
6 50 (15.97%) Scala
7 42 (13.42%) MATLAB
8 27 (8.63%) C#
9 22 (7.03%) JavaScript
9 22 (7.03%) Julia
10 16 (5.11%) C
11 10 (3.19%) Fortran
12 6 (1.92%) Perl
13 5 (1.60%) ES6
13 5 (1.60%) Groovy
13 5 (1.60%) Haskell
13 5 (1.60%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.60%) Ruby
14 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 157 (50.16%) PhD
2 54 (17.25%) Degree
3 17 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.88%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.24%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.15%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.83%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.56%) Docker
2 4 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) Ansible
2 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (5.43%) Google
2 11 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.88%) Tableau
4 5 (1.60%) Apple
4 5 (1.60%) IBM
4 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.28%) Teradata
6 3 (0.96%) Hortonworks
6 3 (0.96%) Vertica
7 1 (0.32%) Marketo
7 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.32%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
South East London
Source Coders
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Strike IT Services
Salary: on the basic + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £44,000 to £60,000 per annum DoE (+ Negotiable)
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Parkopedia
Posted: 20 days ago