The table below looks at the statistics for Natural Language Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 600 588 620
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 22 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.091% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.22% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 16
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
Natural Language Processing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16869 18250 19694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.17% 40.31% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14450 15787 17335
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the London region.

Natural Language Processing Salary Trend in London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in London

Natural Language Processing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 5 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Natural Language Processing
England

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing.

1 48 (67.61%) Analytics
2 37 (52.11%) Python
2 37 (52.11%) Mathematics
2 37 (52.11%) Algorithms
3 36 (50.70%) Machine Learning
3 36 (50.70%) Finance
4 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
5 31 (43.66%) C++
6 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (39.44%) Java
7 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
8 27 (38.03%) Multithreading
8 27 (38.03%) Hadoop
9 25 (35.21%) NoSQL
9 25 (35.21%) Data Structures
10 23 (32.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 23 (32.39%) Social Media
10 23 (32.39%) Risk Analysis
10 23 (32.39%) SQL
10 23 (32.39%) STL
10 23 (32.39%) Clustering
11 22 (30.99%) Clojure
11 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
12 21 (29.58%) R
13 20 (28.17%) Big Data
13 20 (28.17%) Statistical Analysis
14 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
15 18 (25.35%) Data Mining
15 18 (25.35%) Apache Pig
16 17 (23.94%) Time Series Analysis

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.35%) Apache Pig
2 9 (12.68%) SAS
3 8 (11.27%) Confluence
3 8 (11.27%) Node.js
4 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) CPLEX
2 4 (5.63%) SPSS
3 1 (1.41%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon S3
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) Hadoop
2 25 (35.21%) NoSQL
3 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
4 20 (28.17%) Big Data
5 18 (25.35%) Data Mining
6 14 (19.72%) Apache Hive
7 10 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (12.68%) Mahout
8 9 (12.68%) Impala
9 8 (11.27%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (11.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (11.27%) Redis
10 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
11 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (5.63%) Text Mining
12 3 (4.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.68%) Yeoman
4 8 (11.27%) JIRA
5 7 (9.86%) Selenium
6 2 (2.82%) JUnit
6 2 (2.82%) JMeter
6 2 (2.82%) Subversion
6 2 (2.82%) Mockito
7 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 36 (50.70%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) C++ Developer
3 22 (30.99%) Data Scientist
4 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.86%) QA Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Tester
7 4 (5.63%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.23%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.82%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (1.41%) Data Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) STL
1 23 (32.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (18.31%) SciPy
3 11 (15.49%) Cascalog
4 10 (14.08%) RESTful
5 9 (12.68%) Pandas
5 9 (12.68%) D3.js
6 6 (8.45%) Flask
6 6 (8.45%) Django
7 5 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (5.63%) Java SE
8 4 (5.63%) NumPy
8 4 (5.63%) Web Services
8 4 (5.63%) HTML
8 4 (5.63%) CSS
9 2 (2.82%) Lucene
9 2 (2.82%) Spring
9 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.82%) HTML5
9 2 (2.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (52.11%) Mathematics
1 37 (52.11%) Algorithms
2 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
3 25 (35.21%) Data Structures
4 23 (32.39%) Social Media
4 23 (32.39%) Clustering
5 17 (23.94%) Visualisation
6 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.90%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (14.08%) Open Source
9 9 (12.68%) Statistics
10 8 (11.27%) Economics
10 8 (11.27%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (7.04%) Physics
12 4 (5.63%) Chemistry
12 4 (5.63%) Psychology
12 4 (5.63%) Smartphone
12 4 (5.63%) Neural Network
12 4 (5.63%) Informatics
12 4 (5.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) UNIX
3 6 (8.45%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) Analytics
2 36 (50.70%) Machine Learning
3 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
5 27 (38.03%) Multithreading
6 23 (32.39%) Risk Analysis
7 20 (28.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 17 (23.94%) Time Series Analysis
9 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.08%) Performance Testing
11 10 (14.08%) TDD
12 9 (12.68%) Use Case
12 9 (12.68%) Logistic Regression
12 9 (12.68%) Predictive Modelling
12 9 (12.68%) Data Munging
12 9 (12.68%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (12.68%) User Stories
12 9 (12.68%) Coaching
13 8 (11.27%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) Python
2 31 (43.66%) C++
3 28 (39.44%) Java
4 23 (32.39%) SQL
5 22 (30.99%) Clojure
6 21 (29.58%) R
7 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.31%) MATLAB
9 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
10 9 (12.68%) Ruby
10 9 (12.68%) Scala
10 9 (12.68%) VBA
11 8 (11.27%) Perl
12 2 (2.82%) SPARQL
13 1 (1.41%) Erlang
13 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) PhD
2 13 (18.31%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.41%) Google