The table below looks at the statistics for Natural Language Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 242 241 212
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 5 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.100% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.23% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -26.92%
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2347 2597 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.30% 43.13% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 2359 2141
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Natural Language Processing Salary Trend in the South West

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the South West

Natural Language Processing
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Bristol -1 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Gloucestershire - 1 £65,000 -
Natural Language Processing
England

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (88.24%) Big Data
2 14 (82.35%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) Machine Learning
4 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
5 10 (58.82%) Data Analysis
6 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
6 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
7 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 8 (47.06%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
7 8 (47.06%) Refactoring
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (41.18%) Time Management
8 7 (41.18%) Pair Programming
8 7 (41.18%) Web Design
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (41.18%) OO
8 7 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
8 7 (41.18%) RESTful
8 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
8 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (41.18%) DevOps
9 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
9 6 (35.29%) Apache Solr
9 6 (35.29%) Spring
9 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (29.41%) Social Media
11 4 (23.53%) Kafka

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (47.06%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (35.29%) Apache Solr
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Big Data
2 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
3 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
2 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
2 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) Kafka
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Lucene
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) Social Media
4 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (5.88%) FMCG
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Machine Learning
2 10 (58.82%) Data Analysis
3 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 8 (47.06%) Refactoring
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Pair Programming
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Time Management
5 7 (41.18%) Web Design
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Information Retrieval
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (17.65%) Deep Learning
7 3 (17.65%) Presales
8 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 1 (5.88%) Clojure
4 1 (5.88%) Erlang
4 1 (5.88%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) Haskell
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Twitter