Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neural Networks
UK
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 780 753 1022
Rank change year-on-year -27 +269 +143
Permanent jobs citing Neural Network 311 454 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.29% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 265 379 122
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,008
90th Percentile £92,500 £117,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +20.00%

Neural Network 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 132,332 157,941 156,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.81% 91.87% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 103,474 127,259 128,063
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Neural Network
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Neural Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Neural Network in the UK

Neural Network
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Neural Network in the UK

Neural Network
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Neural Network over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Neural Network in the UK

Neural Network
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Neural Network within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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 -35 306 £60,000 -7.69% 24
UK excluding London +7 170 £50,000 -16.67% 11
London -25 137 £70,000 +7.69% 13
South West +46 55 £54,000 -1.82%
South East +28 47 £47,500 -26.92% 2
North of England +41 36 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West +40 25 £45,000 +16.13% 2
East of England +15 18 £75,000 +36.36% 5
Midlands +39 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands +16 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +14 6 £57,500 +15.00%
North East +23 5 £45,000 -33.33%
Northern Ireland -25 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland +13 1 £45,000 -35.71%
East Midlands - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT jobs citing Neural Network 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 Neural Network.

1 287 (92.28%) Machine Learning
2 211 (67.85%) Data Science
3 209 (67.20%) Python
4 181 (58.20%) Deep Learning
5 170 (54.66%) Artificial Intelligence
6 154 (49.52%) Algorithms
7 152 (48.87%) Mathematics
8 120 (38.59%) Big Data
9 110 (35.37%) Natural Language Processing
10 108 (34.73%) Analytics
10 108 (34.73%) PhD
11 107 (34.41%) R
12 103 (33.12%) MATLAB
12 103 (33.12%) Computer Science
13 92 (29.58%) Degree
14 90 (28.94%) C++
15 79 (25.40%) Physics
16 78 (25.08%) SQL
17 71 (22.83%) Computer Vision
18 67 (21.54%) Software Engineering
19 64 (20.58%) Visualisation
20 62 (19.94%) Data Analytics
21 61 (19.61%) scikit-learn
22 58 (18.65%) Statistics
22 58 (18.65%) C#
23 54 (17.36%) Finance
23 54 (17.36%) TensorFlow
24 51 (16.40%) Data Analysis
25 49 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
25 49 (15.76%) C

Neural Network
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 37 (11.90%) Apache Spark
2 22 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.18%) SAS
4 6 (1.93%) Jupyter
5 5 (1.61%) Apache
6 4 (1.29%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.29%) DNN
7 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (5.14%) GNU Octave
2 7 (2.25%) Chatbot
2 7 (2.25%) SPSS
3 5 (1.61%) Stata
4 4 (1.29%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.61%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (1.61%) Azure Stack
5 3 (0.96%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.64%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (0.64%) Apigee
6 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.64%) Boomi
6 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.64%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.64%) GitHub
6 2 (0.64%) IaaS
6 2 (0.64%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.64%) Office 365
6 2 (0.64%) PaaS
6 2 (0.64%) SaaS
6 2 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.57%) Wireless
2 7 (2.25%) Broadband
3 5 (1.61%) HTTP
3 5 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.29%) FTP
4 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.64%) Firewall
5 2 (0.64%) Internet
5 2 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.59%) Big Data
2 39 (12.54%) Hadoop
3 34 (10.93%) Data Mining
4 27 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.14%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.82%) Text Mining
7 10 (3.22%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.57%) HBase
8 8 (2.57%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.61%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.29%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.96%) Mahout
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.96%) Power BI
11 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.32%) Subversion
3 7 (2.25%) RStudio
4 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.64%) ER Studio
5 2 (0.64%) ERwin
5 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.64%) JIRA
5 2 (0.64%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.64%) Maven
5 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.64%) PyCharm
5 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.32%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (17.36%) Finance
2 14 (4.50%) Electronics
3 13 (4.18%) Marketing
4 11 (3.54%) Banking
5 10 (3.22%) Retail
6 9 (2.89%) Games
7 8 (2.57%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.25%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.93%) Publishing
10 5 (1.61%) Law
11 4 (1.29%) Automotive
12 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.64%) Advertising
14 1 (0.32%) Back Office
14 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 126 (40.51%) Data Scientist
2 37 (11.90%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 35 (11.25%) Software Engineer
4 29 (9.32%) Data Engineer
5 28 (9.00%) Computer Engineer
5 28 (9.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 27 (8.68%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 22 (7.07%) Data Science Engineer
7 22 (7.07%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 21 (6.75%) Senior Data Scientist
9 18 (5.79%) Developer
10 9 (2.89%) Architect
11 8 (2.57%) Analyst
11 8 (2.57%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (2.57%) Research Scientist
12 7 (2.25%) Data Architect
13 6 (1.93%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (1.93%) Cloud Software Engineer
13 6 (1.93%) Consultant
13 6 (1.93%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (35.37%) Natural Language Processing
2 61 (19.61%) scikit-learn
3 54 (17.36%) TensorFlow
4 48 (15.43%) NumPy
5 36 (11.58%) Pandas
6 28 (9.00%) Keras
7 15 (4.82%) Django
8 13 (4.18%) React
8 13 (4.18%) Web Services
9 12 (3.86%) Kafka
9 12 (3.86%) PySpark
10 11 (3.54%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.89%) .NET
11 9 (2.89%) MLlib
11 9 (2.89%) RESTful
12 8 (2.57%) Caffe
13 7 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (2.25%) Theano
14 6 (1.93%) OpenCL
14 6 (1.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 154 (49.52%) Algorithms
2 34 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.29%) Fintech
4 14 (4.50%) Robotics
5 9 (2.89%) CUDA
5 9 (2.89%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.57%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.25%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.93%) SIMD
9 5 (1.61%) Acoustics
9 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.61%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.29%) Social Media
11 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.96%) Photography
11 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.64%) FMCG
12 2 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.14%) Linux
2 10 (3.22%) Android
3 3 (0.96%) Unix
3 3 (0.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.32%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (92.28%) Machine Learning
2 211 (67.85%) Data Science
3 181 (58.20%) Deep Learning
4 170 (54.66%) Artificial Intelligence
5 152 (48.87%) Mathematics
6 108 (34.73%) Analytics
7 103 (33.12%) Computer Science
8 79 (25.40%) Physics
9 71 (22.83%) Computer Vision
10 67 (21.54%) Software Engineering
11 64 (20.58%) Visualisation
12 62 (19.94%) Data Analytics
13 58 (18.65%) Statistics
14 51 (16.40%) Data Analysis
15 49 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (15.43%) Data Visualisation
17 41 (13.18%) Open Source
18 39 (12.54%) Bayesian Methods
19 35 (11.25%) Mentoring
20 34 (10.93%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 209 (67.20%) Python
2 107 (34.41%) R
3 103 (33.12%) MATLAB
4 90 (28.94%) C++
5 78 (25.08%) SQL
6 58 (18.65%) C#
7 49 (15.76%) C
8 38 (12.22%) Java
9 15 (4.82%) JavaScript
10 12 (3.86%) Scala
11 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.29%) Go
12 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.64%) Julia
13 2 (0.64%) Perl
13 2 (0.64%) PHP
13 2 (0.64%) Ruby
13 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) Rust
14 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (34.73%) PhD
2 92 (29.58%) Degree
3 30 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 30 (9.65%) Security Cleared
4 29 (9.32%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.22%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.64%) CEH
7 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.32%) MPhil
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.25%) Ansible
2 6 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.93%) Puppet
3 4 (1.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.96%) Terraform
5 2 (0.64%) Ambari
5 2 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (5.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.18%) Google
3 11 (3.54%) Oracle
4 7 (2.25%) Hortonworks
5 6 (1.93%) Tableau
6 5 (1.61%) Teradata
7 4 (1.29%) Databricks
7 4 (1.29%) MathWorks
7 4 (1.29%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.96%) Alteryx
8 3 (0.96%) IBM
8 3 (0.96%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.96%) SAP
9 2 (0.64%) Axway
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco
9 2 (0.64%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.64%) Informatica
9 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.64%) Splunk
9 2 (0.64%) TIBCO