Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Torch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Torch over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Torch Scientific Computing Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1169 1281
Rank change year-on-year +29 +112 -
Permanent jobs citing Torch 39 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.016% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 3
UK median annual salary £60,000 £64,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.61% -11.38% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £50,975 £64,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £86,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £58,500 -
% change year-on-year -20.94% - -

Torch is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 69,862 69,243 79,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.64% 39.35% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58,616 59,833 68,297
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Torch
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Torch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Torch in the UK

Torch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Torch in the UK

Torch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Torch over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Torch in the UK

Torch
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Torch within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +43 39 £60,000 -6.61% 10
UK excluding London +27 24 £46,250 -20.94% 4
East of England - 17 £35,000 - 2
London +13 15 £65,000 -13.33% 6
South East +15 5 £60,000 +2.56% 2
South West - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Torch 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 Torch.

1 37 (94.87%) TensorFlow
2 26 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 25 (64.10%) Python
4 24 (61.54%) C++
5 22 (56.41%) Theano
6 20 (51.28%) Neural Network
7 19 (48.72%) Degree
7 19 (48.72%) Deep Learning
8 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
9 16 (41.03%) C
10 15 (38.46%) PhD
10 15 (38.46%) Mathematics
10 15 (38.46%) Algorithms
10 15 (38.46%) Computer Vision
11 13 (33.33%) Convolutional Neural Network
11 13 (33.33%) Image Processing
12 12 (30.77%) Signal Processing
12 12 (30.77%) Java
13 10 (25.64%) CUDA
13 10 (25.64%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (25.64%) scikit-learn
14 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
15 8 (20.51%) Statistics
16 7 (17.95%) R
16 7 (17.95%) MATLAB
16 7 (17.95%) OpenCV
16 7 (17.95%) Reinforcement Learning
17 6 (15.38%) Probabilistic Modelling
17 6 (15.38%) MXNet
17 6 (15.38%) Big Data

Torch
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 2 (5.13%) DNN
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Graduate
2 5 (12.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 4 (10.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 4 (10.26%) Machine Learning Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Data Scientist
4 2 (5.13%) Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Research Scientist
5 1 (2.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Android Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Associate Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Data Strategist
5 1 (2.56%) Machine Learning Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) TensorFlow
2 22 (56.41%) Theano
3 10 (25.64%) scikit-learn
4 7 (17.95%) OpenCV
5 6 (15.38%) MXNet
5 6 (15.38%) NumPy
6 4 (10.26%) Keras
6 4 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (5.13%) Pandas
7 2 (5.13%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) CNTK
8 1 (2.56%) HEVC
8 1 (2.56%) OpenCL
8 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.56%) OpenGL ES
8 1 (2.56%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 15 (38.46%) Algorithms
3 10 (25.64%) CUDA
4 6 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (12.82%) GPGPU
6 3 (7.69%) Robotics
7 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 20 (51.28%) Neural Network
3 19 (48.72%) Deep Learning
4 15 (38.46%) Computer Vision
4 15 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 13 (33.33%) Convolutional Neural Network
5 13 (33.33%) Image Processing
6 12 (30.77%) Signal Processing
7 10 (25.64%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (20.51%) Statistics
9 7 (17.95%) Reinforcement Learning
10 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 6 (15.38%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 6 (15.38%) Speech Recognition
11 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (12.82%) Network Design
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.26%) Customer-Centricity
12 4 (10.26%) Quantitative Research
13 3 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Python
2 24 (61.54%) C++
3 16 (41.03%) C
4 12 (30.77%) Java
5 7 (17.95%) MATLAB
5 7 (17.95%) R
6 5 (12.82%) Assembly Language
7 4 (10.26%) Scala
8 2 (5.13%) Lua
9 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 15 (38.46%) PhD
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.13%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Perforce
2 2 (5.13%) Google
2 2 (5.13%) Twitter