Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Statistical Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Learning over the 6 months to 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Learning
UK
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 760 1105 1170
Rank change year-on-year +345 +65 +38
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Learning 1 1 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.001% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median annual salary £110,000 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +214.29% -18.60% -33.85%
10th Percentile £105,000 £32,500 £32,125
90th Percentile £115,000 £37,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £42,500

Statistical Learning 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 58,836 131,409 157,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.20% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 47,013 103,411 125,566
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,829 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.29% - +5.88%

Statistical Learning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Statistical Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Learning in the UK

Statistical Learning
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Statistical Learning.

Salary trend for Statistical Learning in the UK

Statistical Learning
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Learning within the UK over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. 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 +328 1 £110,000 +214.29% 2
London - 1 £110,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT jobs citing Statistical Learning 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 Statistical Learning.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science

Statistical Learning
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 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Data Science
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google