Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neural Networks
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 1104 1241
Rank change year-on-year +248 +137 +18
Permanent jobs citing Neural Network 332 121 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.064% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.071% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 302 105 53
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -19.23% -3.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £43,250
90th Percentile £97,375 £97,500 £94,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +57.14% -45.10% +21.43%

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 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Neural Network in the UK

Neural Network
Top 13 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 22 November 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 +222 324 £62,500 +19.05% 29
London +105 174 £65,000 -7.14% 11
UK excluding London +144 154 £55,000 +57.14% 18
East of England +75 65 £75,000 +42.86% 7
South East +75 48 £52,500 +10.53% 3
South West +30 20 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North of England -15 17 £45,000 +50.00% 3
North West -17 16 £47,500 +39.71% 1
West Midlands - 9 £29,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £29,000 -
Midlands - 9 £29,000 -
Scotland -9 4 - -
Yorkshire +9 1 £32,500 +25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Neural Network 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 Neural Network.

1 295 (88.86%) Machine Learning
2 279 (84.04%) Python
3 168 (50.60%) Algorithms
4 159 (47.89%) Deep Learning
5 154 (46.39%) PhD
6 151 (45.48%) Computer Science
7 147 (44.28%) Mathematics
8 142 (42.77%) R
9 125 (37.65%) Big Data
10 121 (36.45%) SQL
11 119 (35.84%) Statistics
12 118 (35.54%) C++
13 114 (34.34%) Java
13 114 (34.34%) Artificial Intelligence
14 109 (32.83%) Analytics
15 100 (30.12%) Natural Language Processing
16 98 (29.52%) Computer Vision
17 94 (28.31%) Degree
18 91 (27.41%) Software Engineering
19 81 (24.40%) Physics
20 79 (23.80%) MATLAB
21 78 (23.49%) Bayesian Methods
22 75 (22.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
23 72 (21.69%) TensorFlow
24 68 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
25 64 (19.28%) Apache Spark
26 61 (18.37%) Scala
27 60 (18.07%) Finance
28 58 (17.47%) Hadoop
29 55 (16.57%) Julia

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 64 (19.28%) Apache Spark
2 26 (7.83%) SAS
3 14 (4.22%) DNN
4 10 (3.01%) Apache
4 10 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.11%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.11%) nginx
6 5 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.60%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Chatbot
2 4 (1.20%) SPSS
3 2 (0.60%) Gephi
3 2 (0.60%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) Stata
4 1 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.61%) GitHub
4 7 (2.11%) Azure Machine Learning
4 7 (2.11%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.81%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.30%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.71%) Internet
2 5 (1.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (37.65%) Big Data
2 58 (17.47%) Hadoop
3 44 (13.25%) Data Mining
4 32 (9.64%) Apache Hive
5 23 (6.93%) Text Mining
6 18 (5.42%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.52%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.92%) SQL Server
9 12 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.31%) HBase
10 11 (3.31%) QlikView
11 10 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (3.01%) MySQL
11 10 (3.01%) Neo4j
11 10 (3.01%) Power BI
12 8 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.51%) CMake
2 5 (1.51%) CodeNarc
2 5 (1.51%) GitLab
2 5 (1.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.51%) Spock
General
1 60 (18.07%) Finance
2 23 (6.93%) Games
3 16 (4.82%) Marketing
4 10 (3.01%) Retail
5 8 (2.41%) Automotive
5 8 (2.41%) Banking
5 8 (2.41%) Electronics
6 4 (1.20%) Front Office
6 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Military
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (31.33%) Data Scientist
2 52 (15.66%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 47 (14.16%) Developer
4 43 (12.95%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 37 (11.14%) Software Engineer
6 33 (9.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 24 (7.23%) Senior Data Scientist
8 21 (6.33%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.12%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (4.22%) Computer Engineer
10 14 (4.22%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 14 (4.22%) Python Software Engineer
11 13 (3.92%) C++ Developer
12 12 (3.61%) Graduate
12 12 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.31%) Machine Learning Developer
14 9 (2.71%) C++ Software Developer
14 9 (2.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 9 (2.71%) Research Engineer
14 9 (2.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (30.12%) Natural Language Processing
2 72 (21.69%) TensorFlow
3 26 (7.83%) Theano
3 26 (7.83%) Torch
4 22 (6.63%) OpenCV
5 19 (5.72%) HTML
6 16 (4.82%) Polymer
7 15 (4.52%) Keras
8 14 (4.22%) .NET
9 12 (3.61%) HTML5
9 12 (3.61%) Kafka
9 12 (3.61%) Web Components
10 11 (3.31%) D3.js
10 11 (3.31%) scikit-learn
10 11 (3.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 7 (2.11%) DBIx::Class
11 7 (2.11%) FastCGI
11 7 (2.11%) Gearman
11 7 (2.11%) LAMP
11 7 (2.11%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 168 (50.60%) Algorithms
2 151 (45.48%) Computer Science
3 45 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (9.94%) Robotics
5 25 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (5.42%) 3D Graphics
7 17 (5.12%) CUDA
8 15 (4.52%) User Experience
9 14 (4.22%) Clustering
10 12 (3.61%) Video\Live Streaming
11 8 (2.41%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.41%) Social Network
11 8 (2.41%) Virtual Team
12 7 (2.11%) NHS
13 6 (1.81%) Acoustics
14 5 (1.51%) Fintech
14 5 (1.51%) GPGPU
15 3 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.90%) Social Media
16 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.06%) Linux
2 17 (5.12%) Unix
3 5 (1.51%) Debian
3 5 (1.51%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.30%) Android
4 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (88.86%) Machine Learning
2 159 (47.89%) Deep Learning
3 147 (44.28%) Mathematics
4 119 (35.84%) Statistics
5 114 (34.34%) Artificial Intelligence
6 109 (32.83%) Analytics
7 98 (29.52%) Computer Vision
8 91 (27.41%) Software Engineering
9 81 (24.40%) Physics
10 78 (23.49%) Bayesian Methods
11 75 (22.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 68 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (15.36%) Reinforcement Learning
14 48 (14.46%) Economics
15 45 (13.55%) Open Source
16 40 (12.05%) Visualisation
17 38 (11.45%) Predictive Modelling
18 36 (10.84%) Predictive Analytics
19 34 (10.24%) Data Analysis
20 31 (9.34%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 279 (84.04%) Python
2 142 (42.77%) R
3 121 (36.45%) SQL
4 118 (35.54%) C++
5 114 (34.34%) Java
6 79 (23.80%) MATLAB
7 61 (18.37%) Scala
8 55 (16.57%) Julia
9 47 (14.16%) C
10 26 (7.83%) C#
11 15 (4.52%) JavaScript
12 13 (3.92%) Perl
13 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.81%) Ruby
15 5 (1.51%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.51%) ES6
15 5 (1.51%) Groovy
15 5 (1.51%) Haskell
15 5 (1.51%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (46.39%) PhD
2 94 (28.31%) Degree
3 30 (9.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (5.12%) Master's Degree
5 9 (2.71%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.30%) GDPR
2 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (2.41%) Docker
2 7 (2.11%) Varnish
3 3 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.11%) Puppet
2 5 (1.51%) Ansible
3 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (6.33%) Google
2 16 (4.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.82%) Tableau
3 9 (2.71%) IBM
4 5 (1.51%) Oracle
5 4 (1.20%) Cloudera
6 3 (0.90%) Greenplum
6 3 (0.90%) Hortonworks
6 3 (0.90%) Intel
6 3 (0.90%) MapR
6 3 (0.90%) NVIDIA
7 2 (0.60%) Adthena
7 2 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.30%) Apple
8 1 (0.30%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.30%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Splunk