Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neural Networks
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 858 1116
Rank change year-on-year +185 +258 +118
Permanent jobs citing Neural Network 508 355 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.20% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.22% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 463 319 99
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +19.05% -19.23%
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £96,250 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +57.14% -44.00%

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 146,225 165,096 168,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.56% 91.88% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115,831 131,154 139,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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 +168 498 £65,000 +4.00% 62
London +149 275 £80,000 +23.08% 28
UK excluding London +107 232 £57,500 +4.55% 38
South East +108 144 £55,000 -8.33% 15
East of England +3 39 £80,000 +10.34% 11
South West +3 21 £56,363 +2.48% 3
North of England +37 12 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Midlands +35 7 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Northern Ireland - 6 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire +41 5 £75,000 +130.77%
West Midlands +15 5 £37,500 +29.31% 1
North West +8 5 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +3 3 £43,750 - 1
East Midlands +14 2 £55,000 +89.66%
North East - 2 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 465 (91.54%) Machine Learning
2 411 (80.91%) Python
3 360 (70.87%) Deep Learning
4 322 (63.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 253 (49.80%) C++
6 241 (47.44%) PhD
7 223 (43.90%) Data Science
8 221 (43.50%) Algorithms
9 197 (38.78%) Mathematics
10 193 (37.99%) Natural Language Processing
11 181 (35.63%) Big Data
12 175 (34.45%) Bayesian Methods
13 170 (33.46%) Statistics
14 166 (32.68%) Computer Vision
15 158 (31.10%) R
16 148 (29.13%) Computer Science
17 132 (25.98%) Software Engineering
18 111 (21.85%) Physics
19 105 (20.67%) Reinforcement Learning
20 103 (20.28%) SQL
21 102 (20.08%) Probabilistic Modelling
22 101 (19.88%) Signal Processing
23 97 (19.09%) Analytics
23 97 (19.09%) TensorFlow
24 94 (18.50%) Java
24 94 (18.50%) Markov Model
25 93 (18.31%) MATLAB
26 91 (17.91%) Finance
27 89 (17.52%) Data Analysis
28 74 (14.57%) 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 53 (10.43%) Apache Spark
2 18 (3.54%) SAS
3 16 (3.15%) Apache
4 14 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.17%) DNN
6 7 (1.38%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.59%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.20%) Confluence
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.20%) Mule
Applications
1 32 (6.30%) GNU Octave
2 27 (5.31%) Chatbot
3 7 (1.38%) SPSS
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 14 (2.76%) Siri
5 10 (1.97%) Amazon Alexa
6 9 (1.77%) GitHub
6 9 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.39%) Slack
9 1 (0.20%) Apigee
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.20%) Boomi
9 1 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.20%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.20%) NuGet
9 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) HTTP
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) Broadband
3 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (35.63%) Big Data
2 64 (12.60%) Hadoop
3 30 (5.91%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.71%) Data Mining
5 21 (4.13%) Apache Hive
6 14 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (2.17%) HBase
8 11 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.97%) QlikView
10 7 (1.38%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.38%) Power BI
10 7 (1.38%) Text Mining
11 6 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.98%) SQL Server
13 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 65 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.27%) Subversion
3 22 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 15 (2.95%) CMake
5 5 (0.98%) GitLab
5 5 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.39%) gulp
7 2 (0.39%) JIRA
7 2 (0.39%) Maven
7 2 (0.39%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.39%) PyCharm
7 2 (0.39%) RStudio
7 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (0.20%) ER Studio
8 1 (0.20%) ERwin
8 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 91 (17.91%) Finance
2 48 (9.45%) Publishing
3 43 (8.46%) Games
4 18 (3.54%) Banking
5 16 (3.15%) Marketing
6 13 (2.56%) Electronics
6 13 (2.56%) Retail
7 12 (2.36%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.97%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.57%) Front Office
10 6 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.79%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.59%) Automotive
13 3 (0.59%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 126 (24.80%) Data Scientist
2 111 (21.85%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 72 (14.17%) Computer Engineer
3 72 (14.17%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 66 (12.99%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 37 (7.28%) Developer
5 37 (7.28%) Senior Data Scientist
6 35 (6.89%) Research Engineer
7 34 (6.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 31 (6.10%) Python Engineer
9 19 (3.74%) Quantitative Researcher
9 19 (3.74%) Research Scientist
9 19 (3.74%) Software Engineer
10 11 (2.17%) Machine Learning Developer
11 10 (1.97%) Data Engineer
11 10 (1.97%) Graduate
11 10 (1.97%) Java Developer
12 9 (1.77%) Software Developer
13 8 (1.57%) .NET Developer
13 8 (1.57%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (37.99%) Natural Language Processing
2 97 (19.09%) TensorFlow
3 55 (10.83%) OpenCV
4 52 (10.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 38 (7.48%) STL
6 25 (4.92%) Pandas
6 25 (4.92%) scikit-learn
7 24 (4.72%) Keras
8 20 (3.94%) NumPy
9 15 (2.95%) Qt
9 15 (2.95%) ZeroMQ
10 14 (2.76%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.76%) Kafka
11 13 (2.56%) Web Services
12 11 (2.17%) D3.js
12 11 (2.17%) SciPy
13 10 (1.97%) Caffe
14 9 (1.77%) .NET
14 9 (1.77%) Django
15 7 (1.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 221 (43.50%) Algorithms
2 54 (10.63%) Robotics
3 37 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.91%) Hedge funds
5 22 (4.33%) CUDA
6 19 (3.74%) Fintech
7 16 (3.15%) Social Media
8 9 (1.77%) Grid Computing
9 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.38%) User Experience
10 6 (1.18%) Equities
10 6 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.79%) Social Network
11 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.39%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.39%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.39%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.57%) Linux
2 8 (1.57%) Windows
3 6 (1.18%) Unix
4 4 (0.79%) Robot Operating System
5 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (91.54%) Machine Learning
2 360 (70.87%) Deep Learning
3 322 (63.39%) Artificial Intelligence
4 223 (43.90%) Data Science
5 197 (38.78%) Mathematics
6 175 (34.45%) Bayesian Methods
7 170 (33.46%) Statistics
8 166 (32.68%) Computer Vision
9 148 (29.13%) Computer Science
10 132 (25.98%) Software Engineering
11 111 (21.85%) Physics
12 105 (20.67%) Reinforcement Learning
13 102 (20.08%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 101 (19.88%) Signal Processing
15 97 (19.09%) Analytics
16 94 (18.50%) Markov Model
17 89 (17.52%) Data Analysis
18 63 (12.40%) Econometrics
19 61 (12.01%) Image Processing
19 61 (12.01%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 411 (80.91%) Python
2 253 (49.80%) C++
3 158 (31.10%) R
4 103 (20.28%) SQL
5 94 (18.50%) Java
6 93 (18.31%) MATLAB
7 63 (12.40%) C#
8 59 (11.61%) C
9 34 (6.69%) Julia
10 16 (3.15%) JavaScript
11 12 (2.36%) Scala
12 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.98%) Go
13 3 (0.59%) PHP
13 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.59%) Ruby
14 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.39%) VBA
15 1 (0.20%) Perl
15 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (47.44%) PhD
2 72 (14.17%) Degree
3 40 (7.87%) MPhil
4 19 (3.74%) Master's Degree
5 13 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.97%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.59%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.20%) CEH
10 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.77%) QA
2 5 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.59%) GDPR
3 3 (0.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (1.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) Ansible
2 1 (0.20%) Ambari
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) Puppet
2 1 (0.20%) Salt
2 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (4.13%) Google
2 15 (2.95%) Tableau
3 12 (2.36%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.97%) Apple
5 8 (1.57%) MapR
6 6 (1.18%) IBM
7 5 (0.98%) Oracle
8 3 (0.59%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.39%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.39%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.39%) SAP
9 2 (0.39%) Splunk
10 1 (0.20%) Aspera
10 1 (0.20%) Axway
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco
10 1 (0.20%) Databricks
10 1 (0.20%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.20%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.20%) Signiant
10 1 (0.20%) SnapLogic