The table below looks at the statistics for Artificial Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
UK
Rank 549 782 850
Rank change year-on-year
+233 +68
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 323 163 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 302 152 88
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £25,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74451 89005 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.62% 88.15% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61201 73892 74600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +233 313 £60,000 +14.28% 41
London +148 195 £60,000 +2.12% 24
South East +105 43 £60,000 - 3
East of England +58 36 £75,000 - 6
Cambridge - 35 £75,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire - 35 £75,000 - 6
City of London +55 29 £66,250 - 7
South West +45 23 £40,000 -66.66% 5
Berkshire - 18 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +26 16 £63,750 - 2
Oxford +23 12 £63,750 - 2
Hammersmith +1 10 £27,500 -52.17%
Bristol - 10 £56,250 - 2
Hampshire +19 8 £21,000 -55.78% 1
West Midlands +8 8 £42,500 +70.00%
Coventry - 8 £42,500 -
North West -20 7 £55,000 +29.50% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +7 6 £37,500 -28.57%
Reading - 5 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £36,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £21,500 -
Southampton - 4 £19,500 -
Dorset - 4 £40,000 - 2
Scotland - 4 £21,500 -
Portsmouth +5 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Cardiff - 3 £42,500 -
Beckenham - 3 £29,000 -
Manchester - 3 £52,500 - 3
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence.

1 266 (50.09%) Machine Learning
2 243 (45.76%) Java
3 211 (39.74%) Python
4 183 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (29.76%) Software Engineering
6 143 (26.93%) Computer Science
7 141 (26.55%) Big Data
8 140 (26.37%) Algorithms
9 133 (25.05%) Degree
10 128 (24.11%) PhD
11 122 (22.98%) JavaScript
12 118 (22.22%) C++
13 112 (21.09%) Analytics
14 106 (19.96%) C#
15 105 (19.77%) Mathematics
16 103 (19.40%) Natural Language Processing
17 102 (19.21%) SQL
18 101 (19.02%) Deep Learning
19 87 (16.38%) Linux
19 87 (16.38%) Scala
20 83 (15.63%) Git (software)
21 81 (15.25%) NoSQL
22 76 (14.31%) TDD
23 69 (12.99%) HTML
24 67 (12.62%) Games
25 62 (11.68%) Finance
25 62 (11.68%) CSS
26 60 (11.30%) jQuery
27 59 (11.11%) R
28 55 (10.36%) Node.js

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related 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 46 (8.66%) Apache Spark
2 24 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (3.95%) nginx
4 10 (1.88%) Apache
4 10 (1.88%) SAS
5 9 (1.69%) Apache Solr
5 9 (1.69%) DNN
6 6 (1.13%) Tornado
7 4 (0.75%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.75%) JBoss
7 4 (0.75%) WildFly
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Confluence
10 1 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.32%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.56%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.38%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.14%) GitHub
2 20 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.82%) SaaS
4 10 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.51%) IBM Blueworks
5 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.38%) Heroku
8 2 (0.38%) Office 365
8 2 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.32%) HTTP
3 6 (1.13%) Network Security
4 5 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.56%) Intranet
5 3 (0.56%) LAN
5 3 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.19%) SNMP
6 1 (0.19%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (26.55%) Big Data
2 81 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 49 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 45 (8.47%) Hadoop
5 25 (4.71%) MySQL
6 24 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (4.52%) SQL Server
7 23 (4.33%) Data Mining
7 23 (4.33%) Redis
8 18 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.20%) Neo4j
10 9 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.69%) Triplestore
11 6 (1.13%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.75%) Mixpanel
13 4 (0.75%) Power BI
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 83 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.01%) JIRA
3 16 (3.01%) RSpec
4 11 (2.07%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.88%) Maven
6 8 (1.51%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.32%) Selenium
8 5 (0.94%) NUnit
9 3 (0.56%) Subversion
9 3 (0.56%) VTune
10 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) gulp
11 1 (0.19%) Mocha
11 1 (0.19%) RubyGems
11 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.19%) TestNG
11 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (12.62%) Games
2 62 (11.68%) Finance
3 30 (5.65%) Marketing
4 28 (5.27%) Banking
5 21 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.39%) Back Office
7 17 (3.20%) Advertising
7 17 (3.20%) Retail
8 12 (2.26%) Publishing
9 7 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
10 6 (1.13%) French Language
10 6 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.94%) Front Office
11 5 (0.94%) Legal
11 5 (0.94%) Local Government
12 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.75%) German Language
12 4 (0.75%) Russian Language
13 3 (0.56%) Law
13 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 244 (45.95%) Developer
2 89 (16.76%) Java Developer
3 71 (13.37%) Software Engineer
4 62 (11.68%) Data Scientist
5 54 (10.17%) Java Engineer
6 44 (8.29%) Software Developer
7 36 (6.78%) Senior Data Scientist
8 31 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 29 (5.46%) Machine Learning Developer
9 29 (5.46%) Python Developer
10 28 (5.27%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
10 28 (5.27%) C++ Developer
10 28 (5.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 25 (4.71%) .NET Developer
12 23 (4.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 21 (3.95%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 20 (3.77%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 19 (3.58%) Technical Director
16 18 (3.39%) Agile Developer
16 18 (3.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.40%) Natural Language Processing
2 69 (12.99%) HTML
3 62 (11.68%) CSS
4 60 (11.30%) jQuery
5 55 (10.36%) Node.js
6 53 (9.98%) .NET
6 53 (9.98%) AngularJS
7 44 (8.29%) React
8 41 (7.72%) HTML5
9 37 (6.97%) RESTful
10 35 (6.59%) CSS3
10 35 (6.59%) Spring
11 29 (5.46%) Backbone.js
12 27 (5.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 26 (4.90%) ASP.NET
13 26 (4.90%) Web Services
14 21 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
15 20 (3.77%) Django
15 20 (3.77%) Flash
15 20 (3.77%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 143 (26.93%) Computer Science
2 140 (26.37%) Algorithms
3 47 (8.85%) User Experience
4 35 (6.59%) Robotics
5 29 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.58%) Internet of Things
7 13 (2.45%) Fintech
8 10 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.51%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.51%) Social Media
11 7 (1.32%) Life Science
12 6 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.94%) Animation
13 5 (0.94%) CUDA
13 5 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 87 (16.38%) Linux
2 28 (5.27%) Windows
3 16 (3.01%) Android
4 12 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.51%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.32%) CentOS
6 7 (1.32%) Unix
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.56%) Solaris
9 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (50.09%) Machine Learning
2 183 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (29.76%) Software Engineering
4 112 (21.09%) Analytics
5 105 (19.77%) Mathematics
6 101 (19.02%) Deep Learning
7 76 (14.31%) TDD
8 54 (10.17%) OO
9 53 (9.98%) Scrum
10 52 (9.79%) Multithreading
11 51 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (9.60%) Microservices
12 42 (7.91%) Physics
13 40 (7.53%) DevOps
13 40 (7.53%) Visualisation
14 36 (6.78%) Statistics
15 33 (6.21%) Reinforcement Learning
16 32 (6.03%) Data Analysis
17 30 (5.65%) Distributed Algorithms
18 27 (5.08%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 243 (45.76%) Java
2 211 (39.74%) Python
3 122 (22.98%) JavaScript
4 118 (22.22%) C++
5 106 (19.96%) C#
6 102 (19.21%) SQL
7 87 (16.38%) Scala
8 59 (11.11%) R
9 51 (9.60%) C
10 49 (9.23%) Ruby
11 16 (3.01%) Perl
12 12 (2.26%) Elixir
12 12 (2.26%) MATLAB
13 11 (2.07%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.88%) Lua
15 8 (1.51%) SPARQL
16 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
16 7 (1.32%) Go
17 6 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 133 (25.05%) Degree
2 128 (24.11%) PhD
3 9 (1.69%) CISSP
4 8 (1.51%) CEH
5 5 (0.94%) GCIH
5 5 (0.94%) OSCP
6 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.56%) GCIA
8 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) GSEC
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.26%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) GPG13
2 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.56%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.71%) Docker
2 7 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) HDFS
3 5 (0.94%) Snort
4 3 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) KVM
6 1 (0.19%) LXC
6 1 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.07%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.32%) Ansible
3 7 (1.32%) Mesos
3 7 (1.32%) Puppet
4 5 (0.94%) Fluentd
4 5 (0.94%) QRadar
5 4 (0.75%) Kibana
5 4 (0.75%) logstash
6 3 (0.56%) CSIRT
6 3 (0.56%) Grafana
6 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.38%) Terraform
8 1 (0.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (3.77%) IBM
2 18 (3.39%) Google
3 15 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.45%) Oracle
5 11 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.51%) Pega
6 8 (1.51%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.51%) webMethods
7 5 (0.94%) Adobe
7 5 (0.94%) Apple
7 5 (0.94%) ArcSight
7 5 (0.94%) FireEye
7 5 (0.94%) Fortinet
7 5 (0.94%) LogRhythm
7 5 (0.94%) Palo Alto
7 5 (0.94%) RapidMiner
7 5 (0.94%) Sophos
7 5 (0.94%) Sourcefire
7 5 (0.94%) Splunk
7 5 (0.94%) TippingPoint
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + options
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: £50k - £60k + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Limitless Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £10000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock options
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + Substantial Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Old Street, London
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday