The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 734 822 807
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -15
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 183 61 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.055% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 168 59 111
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 19 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +66 171 £57,500 +21.05% 12
London +66 151 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Scotland -3 12 £50,000 -16.66% 3
East of England -17 9 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Warwickshire - 9 £52,500 - 1
Warwick - 9 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £52,500 - 1
Cambridge -1 8 £34,500 -23.33%
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £34,500 -23.33%
Aberdeen +7 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh - 5 £55,000 - 2
City of London -15 3 £52,500 -25.00% 2
South East -20 2 £67,500 +98.52% 2
Dundee - 2 £23,000 - 1
Hampshire -6 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £67,500 - 1
Slough - 1 £67,500 - 1

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 169 (63.77%) Java
2 151 (56.98%) Computer Science
3 98 (36.98%) Big Data
4 89 (33.58%) Degree
5 87 (32.83%) Python
6 83 (31.32%) Software Engineering
7 82 (30.94%) Hadoop
8 81 (30.57%) Scala
8 81 (30.57%) PhD
9 73 (27.55%) OO
10 72 (27.17%) Games
11 64 (24.15%) C++
12 59 (22.26%) Mathematics
13 58 (21.89%) Analytics
14 57 (21.51%) Machine Learning
15 55 (20.75%) Finance
16 54 (20.38%) MySQL
17 48 (18.11%) Data Mining
18 47 (17.74%) R
19 43 (16.23%) SQL
20 41 (15.47%) HTML
20 41 (15.47%) Perl
21 39 (14.72%) C#
21 39 (14.72%) Multithreading
22 37 (13.96%) PHP
23 35 (13.21%) MapReduce
24 34 (12.83%) Apache Cassandra
24 34 (12.83%) TDD
25 32 (12.08%) Statistics
25 32 (12.08%) NoSQL

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (8.68%) SAS
2 10 (3.77%) Apache
2 10 (3.77%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.64%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.75%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.75%) WordPress
6 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (2.26%) SPSS
2 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.13%) S-PLUS
2 3 (1.13%) Stata
2 3 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.13%) InDesign
3 2 (0.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.75%) Weka
4 1 (0.38%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.40%) GitHub
1 9 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) DAB
2 1 (0.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (36.98%) Big Data
2 82 (30.94%) Hadoop
3 54 (20.38%) MySQL
4 48 (18.11%) Data Mining
5 34 (12.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (12.08%) NoSQL
7 31 (11.70%) Relational Database
8 17 (6.42%) MongoDB
9 15 (5.66%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.64%) HBase
10 7 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.26%) Mahout
12 5 (1.89%) Cognos Impromptu
13 4 (1.51%) BigTable
14 3 (1.13%) Redis
15 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.38%) QlikView
16 1 (0.38%) Text Mining
16 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (4.15%) Git (software)
1 11 (4.15%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.51%) Ant
2 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
2 4 (1.51%) Maven
2 4 (1.51%) Selenium
2 4 (1.51%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.13%) Subversion
4 2 (0.75%) JUnit
4 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.75%) WinDbg
General
1 72 (27.17%) Games
2 55 (20.75%) Finance
3 22 (8.30%) Banking
4 15 (5.66%) Advertising
5 14 (5.28%) Law
6 4 (1.51%) Marketing
7 3 (1.13%) Electronics
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 161 (60.75%) Developer
2 80 (30.19%) Java Developer
3 36 (13.58%) Software Engineer
4 33 (12.45%) Data Scientist
5 25 (9.43%) Programmer
6 24 (9.06%) Software Developer
7 20 (7.55%) Java Programmer
8 19 (7.17%) PHP Developer
9 18 (6.79%) Python Developer
10 16 (6.04%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.28%) Junior
12 12 (4.53%) Big Data Developer
13 10 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (3.77%) Administrator
13 10 (3.77%) Junior Software Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) Hadoop Developer
14 9 (3.40%) Team Leader
15 8 (3.02%) C++ Developer
15 8 (3.02%) Senior Software Developer
15 8 (3.02%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.47%) HTML
2 35 (13.21%) MapReduce
3 26 (9.81%) CSS
4 22 (8.30%) Natural Language Processing
5 21 (7.92%) HTML5
6 16 (6.04%) Flask
6 16 (6.04%) Django
7 15 (5.66%) J2SE
8 10 (3.77%) Java EE
9 8 (3.02%) XSLT
9 8 (3.02%) jQuery
9 8 (3.02%) Symfony
9 8 (3.02%) CSS3
9 8 (3.02%) Yii
9 8 (3.02%) Regular Expression
10 6 (2.26%) .NET
10 6 (2.26%) RESTful
10 6 (2.26%) Grails
11 5 (1.89%) Spring
11 5 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 151 (56.98%) Computer Science
2 59 (22.26%) Mathematics
3 57 (21.51%) Machine Learning
4 32 (12.08%) Statistics
5 19 (7.17%) Open Source
6 15 (5.66%) Physics
7 13 (4.91%) Online Games
8 8 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.26%) Robotics
11 5 (1.89%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.51%) Derivative
12 4 (1.51%) Xbox
13 3 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
13 3 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (1.13%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.13%) VHDL
13 3 (1.13%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.94%) Linux
2 19 (7.17%) UNIX
3 16 (6.04%) Android
4 14 (5.28%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.91%) Windows
6 8 (3.02%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.89%) CentOS
7 5 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.32%) Software Engineering
2 73 (27.55%) OO
3 58 (21.89%) Analytics
4 39 (14.72%) Multithreading
5 34 (12.83%) TDD
6 26 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.92%) Business Analytics
8 17 (6.42%) MVC
8 17 (6.42%) Pair Programming
9 15 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (4.53%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.53%) Data Analytics
11 11 (4.15%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.77%) SOA
12 10 (3.77%) OOP
12 10 (3.77%) Workflow
12 10 (3.77%) Big Data Analytics
13 9 (3.40%) Android Development
13 9 (3.40%) Scrum
14 8 (3.02%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 169 (63.77%) Java
2 87 (32.83%) Python
3 81 (30.57%) Scala
4 64 (24.15%) C++
5 47 (17.74%) R
6 43 (16.23%) SQL
7 41 (15.47%) Perl
8 39 (14.72%) C#
9 37 (13.96%) PHP
10 21 (7.92%) JavaScript
11 18 (6.79%) C
12 16 (6.04%) PL/SQL
12 16 (6.04%) Lisp
13 15 (5.66%) Ruby
14 10 (3.77%) Clojure
15 9 (3.40%) MATLAB
16 8 (3.02%) XPath
17 7 (2.64%) Bash Shell
18 6 (2.26%) Lua
19 4 (1.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 89 (33.58%) Degree
2 81 (30.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) Puppet
2 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.89%) Ganglia
2 5 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (10.19%) Google
2 17 (6.42%) Facebook
3 16 (6.04%) Oracle
4 8 (3.02%) Zend
5 5 (1.89%) Sun
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.13%) Adobe
7 2 (0.75%) Dell
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.75%) Atmel
8 1 (0.38%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
8 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
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Huxley Associates
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London
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London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oxford Knight
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension
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