Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neural Networks
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 913 1103
Rank change year-on-year +197 +190 +135
Permanent jobs citing Neural Network 464 270 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.17% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 415 263 112
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -18.52%
10th Percentile £43,750 £30,850 £30,000
90th Percentile £132,500 £97,250 £97,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00% +6.67%

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 149,742 160,074 174,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,107 126,320 145,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Neural Network in the UK

Neural Network
Top 14 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 18 October 2018. 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 +207 460 £65,000 - 78
London +126 251 £80,000 +23.08% 40
UK excluding London +117 212 £60,000 - 38
South East +106 133 £55,000 +65.41% 19
East of England +24 42 £65,000 -18.75% 8
South West +2 18 £57,500 +35.29% 4
North of England +8 9 £63,750 +41.67% 5
Midlands +16 7 £37,500 +29.31% 2
West Midlands +31 6 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Yorkshire +36 5 £80,000 +146.15% 3
Scotland +4 3 £56,250 -
North West -6 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Midlands -15 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 419 (90.30%) Machine Learning
2 376 (81.03%) Python
3 328 (70.69%) Deep Learning
4 271 (58.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 241 (51.94%) C++
6 216 (46.55%) PhD
7 210 (45.26%) Data Science
8 197 (42.46%) Algorithms
9 184 (39.66%) Natural Language Processing
10 161 (34.70%) Bayesian Methods
11 154 (33.19%) Mathematics
12 150 (32.33%) Computer Vision
13 148 (31.90%) Statistics
14 145 (31.25%) Big Data
15 143 (30.82%) Computer Science
16 140 (30.17%) R
17 129 (27.80%) Software Engineering
18 104 (22.41%) Physics
19 92 (19.83%) Analytics
20 89 (19.18%) Signal Processing
21 87 (18.75%) SQL
21 87 (18.75%) Reinforcement Learning
22 85 (18.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
23 82 (17.67%) TensorFlow
24 79 (17.03%) Markov Model
25 77 (16.59%) Java
25 77 (16.59%) Finance
26 72 (15.52%) Data Analysis
26 72 (15.52%) MATLAB
27 70 (15.09%) Linux

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 41 (8.84%) Apache Spark
2 20 (4.31%) SAS
3 10 (2.16%) Amazon Alexa
4 7 (1.51%) Apache
4 7 (1.51%) Jupyter
5 4 (0.86%) DNN
5 4 (0.86%) IIS
6 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) Mule
Applications
1 30 (6.47%) GNU Octave
2 27 (5.82%) Chatbot
3 5 (1.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.88%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 17 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.02%) Siri
5 10 (2.16%) GitHub
6 6 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.86%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.86%) NuGet
7 4 (0.86%) Slack
7 4 (0.86%) Trello
8 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.86%) HTTP
2 3 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (31.25%) Big Data
2 67 (14.44%) Hadoop
3 31 (6.68%) Data Mining
4 24 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.09%) Apache Hive
6 11 (2.37%) QlikView
7 10 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.16%) SQL Server
8 9 (1.94%) Power BI
8 9 (1.94%) Text Mining
9 5 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.86%) HBase
10 4 (0.86%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (0.86%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 33 (7.11%) Subversion
3 19 (4.09%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.23%) CMake
5 5 (1.08%) GitLab
5 5 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.43%) gulp
7 2 (0.43%) JIRA
8 1 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 77 (16.59%) Finance
2 38 (8.19%) Publishing
3 37 (7.97%) Games
4 16 (3.45%) Banking
5 14 (3.02%) Retail
5 14 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.80%) Marketing
7 12 (2.59%) Electronics
8 11 (2.37%) Investment Banking
9 10 (2.16%) Front Office
10 6 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 2 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 122 (26.29%) Data Scientist
2 101 (21.77%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 63 (13.58%) Computer Engineer
3 63 (13.58%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 58 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 35 (7.54%) Developer
6 31 (6.68%) Senior Data Scientist
7 30 (6.47%) Software Engineer
8 27 (5.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 25 (5.39%) Research Engineer
10 24 (5.17%) Python Engineer
11 15 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (3.23%) Graduate
11 15 (3.23%) Research Scientist
11 15 (3.23%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.02%) Quantitative Researcher
13 11 (2.37%) Data Engineer
14 9 (1.94%) Python Developer
15 8 (1.72%) .NET Developer
16 7 (1.51%) Data Science Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (39.66%) Natural Language Processing
2 82 (17.67%) TensorFlow
3 55 (11.85%) OpenCV
4 47 (10.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 37 (7.97%) STL
6 24 (5.17%) Keras
7 15 (3.23%) Pandas
7 15 (3.23%) Qt
7 15 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
8 13 (2.80%) D3.js
9 12 (2.59%) AngularJS
9 12 (2.59%) NumPy
10 10 (2.16%) scikit-learn
11 9 (1.94%) SciPy
12 8 (1.72%) .NET
13 7 (1.51%) Caffe
13 7 (1.51%) Web Services
14 6 (1.29%) Apache Drill
14 6 (1.29%) Sass
14 6 (1.29%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 197 (42.46%) Algorithms
2 143 (30.82%) Computer Science
3 49 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (9.70%) Robotics
5 30 (6.47%) Hedge funds
6 19 (4.09%) CUDA
7 18 (3.88%) Fintech
8 12 (2.59%) Social Media
9 11 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (2.16%) User Experience
11 9 (1.94%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.51%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.29%) Equities
13 6 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.08%) Social Network
15 4 (0.86%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.43%) FMCG
16 2 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
16 2 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.09%) Linux
2 9 (1.94%) Windows
3 4 (0.86%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.65%) Robot Operating System
4 3 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (90.30%) Machine Learning
2 328 (70.69%) Deep Learning
3 271 (58.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 210 (45.26%) Data Science
5 161 (34.70%) Bayesian Methods
6 154 (33.19%) Mathematics
7 150 (32.33%) Computer Vision
8 148 (31.90%) Statistics
9 129 (27.80%) Software Engineering
10 104 (22.41%) Physics
11 92 (19.83%) Analytics
12 89 (19.18%) Signal Processing
13 87 (18.75%) Reinforcement Learning
14 85 (18.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
15 79 (17.03%) Markov Model
16 72 (15.52%) Data Analysis
17 61 (13.15%) Image Processing
18 49 (10.56%) Econometrics
19 47 (10.13%) Visualisation
20 43 (9.27%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 376 (81.03%) Python
2 241 (51.94%) C++
3 140 (30.17%) R
4 87 (18.75%) SQL
5 77 (16.59%) Java
6 72 (15.52%) MATLAB
7 60 (12.93%) C#
8 57 (12.28%) C
9 29 (6.25%) Julia
10 12 (2.59%) Scala
11 11 (2.37%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.08%) Go
13 4 (0.86%) Perl
13 4 (0.86%) PHP
13 4 (0.86%) Ruby
14 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.22%) Clojure
15 1 (0.22%) Haskell
15 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 216 (46.55%) PhD
2 64 (13.79%) Degree
3 43 (9.27%) MPhil
4 12 (2.59%) Master's Degree
5 11 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.37%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.94%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.65%) GDPR
3 3 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Ansible
1 1 (0.22%) Oozie
1 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (4.09%) Tableau
2 14 (3.02%) Google
3 10 (2.16%) Apple
3 10 (2.16%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.94%) Talend
5 8 (1.72%) IBM
6 6 (1.29%) MapR
6 6 (1.29%) SAP
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle
8 4 (0.86%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.86%) Cognos
8 4 (0.86%) Informatica
8 4 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.86%) Netezza
9 1 (0.22%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.22%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.22%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.22%) Teradata