The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Pattern Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pattern Recognition
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 911 930
Rank change year-on-year +83 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Pattern Recognition 24 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.037% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.042% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 17
Median salary £75,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.82% +21.25%  

Pattern Recognition 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 76116 92469 93160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.57% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62627 76549 75387
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pattern Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Pattern Recognition as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Recognition in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Pattern Recognition in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pattern Recognition in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 24 £75,000 +50.00% 6
London +56 17 £90,000 +71.42% 5
North West -5 3 £70,000 +86.66%
Manchester -22 3 £70,000 +86.66%
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Mayfair - 1 £90,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition 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 Pattern Recognition.

1 24 (72.73%) PhD
2 23 (69.70%) Machine Learning
3 22 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 20 (60.61%) Degree
5 17 (51.52%) Python
6 16 (48.48%) Analytics
6 16 (48.48%) Predictive Modelling
7 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 15 (45.45%) Data Mining
8 14 (42.42%) Hadoop
9 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
10 11 (33.33%) R
10 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (27.27%) Marketing
11 9 (27.27%) Big Data
11 9 (27.27%) SAS
12 8 (24.24%) Finance
12 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
13 7 (21.21%) Linux
13 7 (21.21%) Statistics
14 6 (18.18%) Banking
14 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
15 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
15 5 (15.15%) C++
16 4 (12.12%) Google
16 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
16 4 (12.12%) Time Series Analysis
16 4 (12.12%) Natural Language Processing
17 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing

Pattern Recognition
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 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 9 (27.27%) SAS
3 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.09%) Jupyter
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 14 (42.42%) Hadoop
3 9 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.03%) GCC
2 1 (3.03%) GDB
General
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Data Scientist
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Data Scientist
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Image Processing Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (9.09%) Kafka
3 2 (6.06%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.03%) POSIX
4 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Equities
5 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Machine Learning
2 16 (48.48%) Analytics
2 16 (48.48%) Predictive Modelling
3 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (21.21%) Statistics
5 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
7 4 (12.12%) Time Series Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 3 (9.09%) DoDAF
8 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) MODAF
8 3 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
8 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing
8 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Python
2 11 (33.33%) R
3 5 (15.15%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) PhD
2 20 (60.61%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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