The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Artificial Intelligence in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 837 788 773
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 67 121 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 110 96
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44661 44301 42830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.93% 38.84% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35936 34488 34632
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
England -31 62 £40,000 -11.11% 14
London -22 38 £52,500 -12.50% 9
South East +22 13 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Surbiton - 11 £48,500 -
West Midlands -7 9 £40,000 +15.52% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £40,000 -
City of London +31 6 £50,000 -31.03% 3
Manchester +1 5 - -
North West -8 5 - -
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
Coventry - 5 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £40,000 -
Northampton - 5 £40,000 -
East of England -17 3 £21,500 -52.22%
Bedfordshire - 3 £21,500 -
Portsmouth - 3 £37,500 -
Bedford - 3 £21,500 -
Luton - 3 £21,500 -
Malvern - 3 £25,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland +3 1 - - 1
Dundee -2 1 - -
South West - 1 £25,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £25,000 - 1
Warwick - 1 £70,000 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence.

1 82 (55.03%) Degree
2 71 (47.65%) Computer Science
3 70 (46.98%) Machine Learning
4 61 (40.94%) Software Engineering
5 58 (38.93%) Java
6 57 (38.26%) Python
7 54 (36.24%) C++
8 52 (34.90%) SQL
8 52 (34.90%) Algorithms
9 50 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (32.21%) Mathematics
11 45 (30.20%) Hadoop
12 42 (28.19%) NoSQL
13 40 (26.85%) C#
13 40 (26.85%) Big Data
13 40 (26.85%) Analytics
14 37 (24.83%) PhD
15 35 (23.49%) TDD
15 35 (23.49%) Physics
16 34 (22.82%) Finance
17 32 (21.48%) R
18 30 (20.13%) Linux
19 28 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
20 26 (17.45%) Games
21 25 (16.78%) MongoDB
22 24 (16.11%) Windows
23 23 (15.44%) Spring
24 21 (14.09%) Retail
25 20 (13.42%) Statistics
26 19 (12.75%) JavaScript

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.72%) SAS
2 12 (8.05%) Apache Spark
3 11 (7.38%) Apache Pig
4 8 (5.37%) Apache
5 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.36%) Node.js
6 5 (3.36%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.34%) Jetty
7 2 (1.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) Liferay
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) SPSS
2 4 (2.68%) Mathematica
2 4 (2.68%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.01%) GitHub
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.34%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) WebEx
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) Hadoop
2 42 (28.19%) NoSQL
3 40 (26.85%) Big Data
4 28 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (16.78%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.38%) Data Mining
7 10 (6.71%) Apache Hive
8 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.03%) MySQL
9 5 (3.36%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.36%) Mahout
9 5 (3.36%) BigTable
10 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.01%) HBase
11 2 (1.34%) Redis
11 2 (1.34%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.67%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.01%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.34%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.34%) NUnit
4 2 (1.34%) Subversion
4 2 (1.34%) Maven
5 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (22.82%) Finance
2 26 (17.45%) Games
3 21 (14.09%) Retail
4 14 (9.40%) Banking
5 11 (7.38%) Electronics
6 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.68%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.34%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Military
8 1 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.67%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 53 (35.57%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) Software Engineer
3 21 (14.09%) Data Scientist
4 20 (13.42%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.40%) Consultant
6 11 (7.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Graduate
7 9 (6.04%) Junior
7 9 (6.04%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Games Developer
9 7 (4.70%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Programmer
10 6 (4.03%) Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Junior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.44%) Spring
2 18 (12.08%) XML
3 17 (11.41%) .NET
4 14 (9.40%) HTML
5 12 (8.05%) CSS
6 11 (7.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (7.38%) MLlib
7 9 (6.04%) jQuery
8 8 (5.37%) Django
9 7 (4.70%) WPF
10 6 (4.03%) RHadoop
10 6 (4.03%) MFC
10 6 (4.03%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.36%) WCF
11 5 (3.36%) HTML5
11 5 (3.36%) Flask
11 5 (3.36%) D3.js
12 4 (2.68%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.68%) Web Services
12 4 (2.68%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (47.65%) Computer Science
2 52 (34.90%) Algorithms
3 48 (32.21%) Mathematics
4 35 (23.49%) Physics
5 20 (13.42%) Statistics
6 16 (10.74%) Data Structures
7 14 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (7.38%) Applied Mathematics
9 10 (6.71%) Digital Media
10 8 (5.37%) Visualisation
11 7 (4.70%) Neural Network
12 6 (4.03%) User Experience
13 5 (3.36%) Hedge funds
13 5 (3.36%) Life Science
13 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
13 5 (3.36%) Ontologies
13 5 (3.36%) Psychology
14 4 (2.68%) Chemistry
14 4 (2.68%) Informatics
14 4 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.13%) Linux
2 24 (16.11%) Windows
3 16 (10.74%) UNIX
4 10 (6.71%) Android
5 6 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.98%) Machine Learning
2 61 (40.94%) Software Engineering
3 50 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (26.85%) Analytics
5 35 (23.49%) TDD
6 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.41%) Open Source
8 16 (10.74%) OO
8 16 (10.74%) Predictive Analytics
9 15 (10.07%) Predictive Modelling
10 14 (9.40%) Image Processing
11 11 (7.38%) Pattern Recognition
11 11 (7.38%) Scrum
12 10 (6.71%) Change Management
12 10 (6.71%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.71%) Multithreading
13 9 (6.04%) Data Analysis
13 9 (6.04%) Data Modelling
14 8 (5.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.93%) Java
2 57 (38.26%) Python
3 54 (36.24%) C++
4 52 (34.90%) SQL
5 40 (26.85%) C#
6 32 (21.48%) R
7 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.38%) Scala
9 10 (6.71%) MATLAB
10 9 (6.04%) C
11 8 (5.37%) Perl
11 8 (5.37%) Ruby
12 7 (4.70%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.36%) SPARQL
14 4 (2.68%) Clojure
14 4 (2.68%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.01%) Lisp
16 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.34%) F#
17 1 (0.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 82 (55.03%) Degree
2 37 (24.83%) PhD
3 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Firmware
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Puppet
1 4 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.34%) Nagios
2 2 (1.34%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 7 (4.70%) IBM
2 5 (3.36%) Red Hat
2 5 (3.36%) Google
2 5 (3.36%) Oracle
3 2 (1.34%) Atmel
3 2 (1.34%) Rackspace
3 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.67%) Facebook
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