Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Time Series Forecasting
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1081 1163 1192
Rank change year-on-year +82 +29 +125
Permanent jobs citing Time Series Forecasting 26 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 6
UK median annual salary £127,500 £67,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.89% +98.53% -47.69%
10th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £128,750 £88,000 £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 137,171 160,827 160,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.74% 91.83% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 108,142 130,549 132,251
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +97 26 £127,500 +88.89% 1
London +75 16 £127,500 +70.00% 1
UK excluding London +61 10 £60,000 -4.00%
East of England +35 5 £60,000 -25.00%
Midlands - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) Python
1 26 (100.00%) Statistics
1 26 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 21 (80.77%) Natural Language Processing
2 21 (80.77%) Bayesian Methods
2 21 (80.77%) Deep Learning
2 21 (80.77%) Mathematics
2 21 (80.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 21 (80.77%) Neural Network
2 21 (80.77%) Reinforcement Learning
2 21 (80.77%) Markov Model
3 16 (61.54%) Statistical Computing
3 16 (61.54%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 16 (61.54%) Mathematical Modelling
3 16 (61.54%) Quantitative Research
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 16 (61.54%) Econometrics
3 16 (61.54%) Signal Processing
4 5 (19.23%) Impala
4 5 (19.23%) Data Munging
4 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
4 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
4 5 (19.23%) Data Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) R
4 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Tableau
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (19.23%) Computer Science

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 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
1 5 (19.23%) Impala
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Machine Learning Researcher
1 16 (61.54%) Quantitative Researcher
2 15 (57.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 15 (57.69%) Research Scientist
3 5 (19.23%) Data Scientist
3 5 (19.23%) Junior
3 5 (19.23%) Junior Data Scientist
4 4 (15.38%) Research Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Python Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Algorithm Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
1 5 (19.23%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 26 (100.00%) Statistics
2 21 (80.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 21 (80.77%) Bayesian Methods
2 21 (80.77%) Deep Learning
2 21 (80.77%) Markov Model
2 21 (80.77%) Mathematics
2 21 (80.77%) Neural Network
2 21 (80.77%) Reinforcement Learning
3 16 (61.54%) Econometrics
3 16 (61.54%) Mathematical Modelling
3 16 (61.54%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 16 (61.54%) Quantitative Research
3 16 (61.54%) Signal Processing
3 16 (61.54%) Statistical Computing
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Data Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Data Munging
4 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) C++
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Julia
2 5 (19.23%) R
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Tableau