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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 658 896 892
Rank change year-on-year
+238 -4
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 207 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.068% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 186 61 83
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +56.25%

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
36231 45679 46191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.56% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29550 36392 37289
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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 3 December 2016 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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +205 204 £62,500 +13.63% 60
London +163 148 £66,250 +26.19% 41
City of London +66 35 £65,000 +30.00% 8
South East +83 22 £40,000 -36.00% 1
East of England +38 17 £70,000 - 7
Cambridge - 17 £70,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire - 17 £70,000 - 7
South West - 10 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 9 £42,500 -
Reading - 7 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +31 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £75,000 +200.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Bristol - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £35,000 -
Swindon - 5 £35,000 -
North West -18 4 £45,000 +20.87% 7
Birmingham - 4 £75,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £47,500 -
Oxford +26 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +6 3 £25,000 -61.53%
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 3
Ruislip - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £25,000 -
South Wales - 2 £25,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £25,000 -
Wales - 2 £25,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £37,500 -26.82% 1

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 248 (47.33%) Machine Learning
2 230 (43.89%) Java
3 192 (36.64%) Python
4 190 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (31.30%) Degree
6 161 (30.73%) Software Engineering
7 160 (30.53%) Computer Science
8 140 (26.72%) Algorithms
9 129 (24.62%) C++
10 127 (24.24%) Natural Language Processing
11 126 (24.05%) Mathematics
12 121 (23.09%) JavaScript
13 111 (21.18%) Git (software)
14 107 (20.42%) Big Data
14 107 (20.42%) SQL
15 106 (20.23%) Analytics
16 103 (19.66%) PhD
17 95 (18.13%) NoSQL
18 94 (17.94%) CSS
19 91 (17.37%) Linux
20 89 (16.98%) HTML
20 89 (16.98%) C#
21 87 (16.60%) Deep Learning
22 77 (14.69%) jQuery
23 76 (14.50%) TDD
24 72 (13.74%) Ruby
24 72 (13.74%) CSS3
25 70 (13.36%) HTML5
25 70 (13.36%) Scrum
26 67 (12.79%) User Experience

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 44 (8.40%) nginx
2 38 (7.25%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.29%) SAS
5 9 (1.72%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.15%) Apache
7 4 (0.76%) Confluence
8 3 (0.57%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.38%) CMS
9 2 (0.38%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.38%) JBoss
9 2 (0.38%) WildFly
10 1 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) Tornado
10 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (8.78%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.44%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.76%) SPSS
5 2 (0.38%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.19%) MS Office
6 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.06%) GitHub
2 26 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.34%) SaaS
5 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.38%) Google Play
7 2 (0.38%) Heroku
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.29%) Internet
2 7 (1.34%) HTTP
3 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.57%) Network Security
5 2 (0.38%) SAN
5 2 (0.38%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.38%) X.509
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.42%) Big Data
2 95 (18.13%) NoSQL
3 63 (12.02%) MongoDB
4 41 (7.82%) Redis
5 37 (7.06%) SQL Server
6 28 (5.34%) Hadoop
7 27 (5.15%) MySQL
8 24 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (4.39%) Data Mining
10 19 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (3.24%) Triplestore
12 13 (2.48%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.91%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.72%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.57%) DB2
16 3 (0.57%) Impala
16 3 (0.57%) QlikView
16 3 (0.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 111 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 40 (7.63%) RSpec
3 34 (6.49%) JIRA
4 26 (4.96%) Bitbucket
5 24 (4.58%) NUnit
6 16 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.10%) Selenium
8 9 (1.72%) Maven
9 7 (1.34%) CMake
10 5 (0.95%) Bundler
10 5 (0.95%) RubyGems
11 4 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.76%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.19%) Appium
13 1 (0.19%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.19%) Subversion
13 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.19%) VTune
General
1 55 (10.50%) Finance
2 38 (7.25%) Games
3 31 (5.92%) Marketing
4 22 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.63%) Publishing
6 18 (3.44%) Banking
7 13 (2.48%) Back Office
8 11 (2.10%) Law
9 10 (1.91%) Front Office
10 8 (1.53%) Advertising
11 7 (1.34%) Retail
12 6 (1.15%) French Language
13 4 (0.76%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (0.76%) German Language
13 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.76%) Legal
13 4 (0.76%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.57%) Local Government
14 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 249 (47.52%) Developer
2 97 (18.51%) Java Developer
3 72 (13.74%) Software Engineer
4 60 (11.45%) Data Scientist
5 49 (9.35%) Java Engineer
6 40 (7.63%) C++ Developer
7 33 (6.30%) Python Developer
8 30 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 28 (5.34%) Senior Data Scientist
10 24 (4.58%) Technical Director
11 23 (4.39%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
11 23 (4.39%) Java Software Developer
11 23 (4.39%) Machine Learning Developer
12 22 (4.20%) Java Software Engineer
13 21 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (4.01%) Software Developer
14 20 (3.82%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 20 (3.82%) Ruby Developer
15 19 (3.63%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (24.24%) Natural Language Processing
2 94 (17.94%) CSS
3 89 (16.98%) HTML
4 77 (14.69%) jQuery
5 72 (13.74%) CSS3
6 70 (13.36%) HTML5
7 48 (9.16%) Ruby on Rails
8 46 (8.78%) .NET
8 46 (8.78%) Spring
9 45 (8.59%) Backbone.js
10 44 (8.40%) AngularJS
11 41 (7.82%) Flash
11 41 (7.82%) Spine.js
12 38 (7.25%) Node.js
13 36 (6.87%) React
14 34 (6.49%) ASP.NET
15 32 (6.11%) Web Services
16 30 (5.73%) RESTful
17 29 (5.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (4.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 160 (30.53%) Computer Science
2 140 (26.72%) Algorithms
3 126 (24.05%) Mathematics
4 67 (12.79%) User Experience
5 60 (11.45%) Statistics
6 49 (9.35%) Physics
7 45 (8.59%) Visualisation
8 29 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (4.96%) Ontologies
10 22 (4.20%) Neural Network
10 22 (4.20%) Robotics
11 20 (3.82%) Life Science
12 16 (3.05%) Biometrics
13 15 (2.86%) Informatics
14 13 (2.48%) Health Informatics
15 12 (2.29%) Applied Mathematics
15 12 (2.29%) Fixed Income
16 10 (1.91%) Cryptography
16 10 (1.91%) Data Structures
17 9 (1.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.37%) Linux
2 21 (4.01%) Windows
3 15 (2.86%) Android
4 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (0.95%) Unix
6 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.38%) CentOS
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (47.33%) Machine Learning
2 190 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (30.73%) Software Engineering
4 106 (20.23%) Analytics
5 87 (16.60%) Deep Learning
6 76 (14.50%) TDD
7 70 (13.36%) Scrum
8 62 (11.83%) Microservices
9 51 (9.73%) Multithreading
10 44 (8.40%) OO
11 42 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (6.87%) Data Analysis
13 32 (6.11%) BDD
13 32 (6.11%) MVC
14 28 (5.34%) DevOps
15 26 (4.96%) Image Processing
15 26 (4.96%) Information Retrieval
16 25 (4.77%) Project Management
17 23 (4.39%) Front End Development
17 23 (4.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 230 (43.89%) Java
2 192 (36.64%) Python
3 129 (24.62%) C++
4 121 (23.09%) JavaScript
5 107 (20.42%) SQL
6 89 (16.98%) C#
7 72 (13.74%) Ruby
8 60 (11.45%) Scala
9 46 (8.78%) R
10 45 (8.59%) C
11 22 (4.20%) MATLAB
12 14 (2.67%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (2.29%) Perl
14 9 (1.72%) Go
14 9 (1.72%) Lua
15 7 (1.34%) PHP
16 6 (1.15%) SPARQL
17 5 (0.95%) Erlang
18 4 (0.76%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 164 (31.30%) Degree
2 103 (19.66%) PhD
3 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.39%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (4.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (3.05%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.72%) Mesos
4 8 (1.53%) Ansible
5 7 (1.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (2.29%) Oracle
3 7 (1.34%) IBM
4 5 (0.95%) Adobe
4 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.76%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.76%) Rackspace
5 4 (0.76%) Tableau
6 3 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (0.57%) VMware
7 2 (0.38%) Apple
7 2 (0.38%) Google
7 2 (0.38%) Panasonic
8 1 (0.19%) Intel
8 1 (0.19%) Pega
8 1 (0.19%) SAP
8 1 (0.19%) webMethods
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
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Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Mayson Hunt
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
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City, London
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North London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
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London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + stock options
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West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + 25 days holiday
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum + benfits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Impressive benefits
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