Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Time Series Forecasting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Time Series Forecasting over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Time Series Forecasting
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1086 1177 1202
Rank change year-on-year +91 +25 +102
Permanent jobs citing Time Series Forecasting 39 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 6
UK median annual salary £127,500 £72,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.86% +113.24% -47.69%
10th Percentile £60,000 £58,625 £33,000
90th Percentile £136,250 £85,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +83.82% -47.69%

Time Series Forecasting 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 144,874 163,724 169,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.60% 91.89% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114,516 130,082 140,302
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
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% -

Time Series Forecasting
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Time Series Forecasting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Time Series Forecasting in the UK

Time Series Forecasting
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Time Series Forecasting.

Salary trend for Time Series Forecasting in the UK

Time Series Forecasting
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Time Series Forecasting over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Time Series Forecasting in the UK

Time Series Forecasting
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Time Series Forecasting within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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 +95 39 £127,500 +75.86% 3
London +56 21 £127,500 +70.00% 3
UK excluding London +61 18 £60,000 -4.00%
Midlands - 13 - -
West Midlands - 13 - -
East of England +27 5 £60,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Time Series Forecasting 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 Time Series Forecasting.

1 39 (100.00%) Python
1 39 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 34 (87.18%) Statistics
3 29 (74.36%) Natural Language Processing
4 26 (66.67%) Deep Learning
4 26 (66.67%) Neural Network
5 23 (58.97%) Mathematics
5 23 (58.97%) Reinforcement Learning
6 21 (53.85%) Bayesian Methods
6 21 (53.85%) Artificial Intelligence
6 21 (53.85%) Markov Model
7 19 (48.72%) Finance
8 18 (46.15%) Quantitative Research
9 16 (41.03%) Statistical Computing
9 16 (41.03%) Data Science
9 16 (41.03%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 16 (41.03%) Mathematical Modelling
9 16 (41.03%) Econometrics
9 16 (41.03%) Signal Processing
10 13 (33.33%) Apache Spark
10 13 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (33.33%) Data Munging
10 13 (33.33%) Data Engineering
10 13 (33.33%) Impala
10 13 (33.33%) Tableau
10 13 (33.33%) R
10 13 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
10 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
10 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling

Time Series Forecasting
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 13 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 13 (33.33%) Impala
2 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Quantitative Researcher
2 17 (43.59%) Research Scientist
3 16 (41.03%) Data Scientist
3 16 (41.03%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 15 (38.46%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 13 (33.33%) Junior
5 13 (33.33%) Junior Data Scientist
6 4 (10.26%) Research Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (7.69%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Algorithm Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Machine Learning Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (12.82%) TensorFlow
3 3 (7.69%) Keras
4 2 (5.13%) NumPy
4 2 (5.13%) Pandas
4 2 (5.13%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (17.95%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 34 (87.18%) Statistics
3 26 (66.67%) Deep Learning
3 26 (66.67%) Neural Network
4 23 (58.97%) Mathematics
4 23 (58.97%) Reinforcement Learning
5 21 (53.85%) Artificial Intelligence
5 21 (53.85%) Bayesian Methods
5 21 (53.85%) Markov Model
6 18 (46.15%) Quantitative Research
7 16 (41.03%) Data Science
7 16 (41.03%) Econometrics
7 16 (41.03%) Mathematical Modelling
7 16 (41.03%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 16 (41.03%) Signal Processing
7 16 (41.03%) Statistical Computing
8 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
8 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (33.33%) R
3 5 (12.82%) C++
3 5 (12.82%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Julia
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Tableau