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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 648 875 791
Rank change year-on-year
+227 -84
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 275 76 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.071% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 250 64 186
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
41293 43310 49176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.00% 40.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33517 34294 39422
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +225 275 £57,500 +9.52% 33
London +140 183 £60,000 +9.09% 25
West Midlands +22 42 £60,000 +14.28%
South East +42 29 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Warwickshire +13 28 £60,000 +4.34%
Warwick +1 28 £60,000 +4.34%
City of London +69 27 £63,750 +21.42% 3
South West +17 14 £57,500 +91.66% 1
Ruislip - 13 £37,500 -
Malvern - 12 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 12 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire 0 9 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Hampshire - 9 £30,000 - 1
Oxford - 9 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +12 8 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Devon +7 6 £120,000 +300.00%
Bristol - 6 £42,500 - 1
Staines - 6 £65,000 -
Exeter - 6 £120,000 -
Portsmouth - 6 £30,000 -
Abingdon - 4 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 4 £42,500 -
East Midlands +5 2 £28,250 -29.37% 1
Guildford +2 2 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Romsey - 2 £35,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +21 1 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Yorkshire +13 1 £28,000 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 243 (52.83%) Java
2 225 (48.91%) Machine Learning
3 204 (44.35%) Python
4 196 (42.61%) Degree
5 165 (35.87%) Computer Science
6 158 (34.35%) Big Data
7 151 (32.83%) SQL
8 150 (32.61%) C++
9 142 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (28.26%) Software Engineering
11 126 (27.39%) Analytics
12 120 (26.09%) Algorithms
13 113 (24.57%) Mathematics
14 100 (21.74%) NoSQL
15 97 (21.09%) Hadoop
16 86 (18.70%) C#
16 86 (18.70%) PhD
17 85 (18.48%) TDD
18 83 (18.04%) JavaScript
19 82 (17.83%) Scrum
19 82 (17.83%) Apache Spark
20 78 (16.96%) Natural Language Processing
21 77 (16.74%) MongoDB
22 75 (16.30%) R
22 75 (16.30%) Spring
23 73 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
24 70 (15.22%) Scala
25 67 (14.57%) .NET
26 65 (14.13%) Statistics
27 64 (13.91%) Predictive Analytics

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 82 (17.83%) Apache Spark
2 41 (8.91%) GlassFish
2 41 (8.91%) JBoss
2 41 (8.91%) WildFly
3 22 (4.78%) Apache Pig
3 22 (4.78%) SAS
4 18 (3.91%) Apache
5 12 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.39%) Node.js
7 1 (0.22%) IPython
Applications
1 8 (1.74%) SPSS
2 6 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.09%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.65%) Weka
5 1 (0.22%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.52%) GitHub
3 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.65%) Google Play
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.52%) Internet
2 5 (1.09%) Broadband
3 4 (0.87%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) MPLS
4 1 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (34.35%) Big Data
2 100 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 97 (21.09%) Hadoop
4 77 (16.74%) MongoDB
5 63 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
6 61 (13.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 58 (12.61%) MySQL
8 41 (8.91%) SQL Server
9 35 (7.61%) Relational Database
10 31 (6.74%) Data Mining
11 30 (6.52%) Apache Hive
12 20 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (3.70%) Triplestore
14 10 (2.17%) HBase
14 10 (2.17%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.96%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.87%) GIS
16 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 4 (0.87%) SQLite
17 2 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 55 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 49 (10.65%) Jenkins
3 41 (8.91%) Hudson
3 41 (8.91%) JBehave
3 41 (8.91%) JUnit
4 27 (5.87%) Bitbucket
5 22 (4.78%) JIRA
6 20 (4.35%) NUnit
7 8 (1.74%) Maven
8 7 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.09%) Bundler
10 5 (1.09%) RubyGems
11 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.65%) Appium
12 3 (0.65%) Robolectric
12 3 (0.65%) Selenium
13 2 (0.43%) Calabash
13 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (12.61%) Finance
2 52 (11.30%) Retail
3 26 (5.65%) Marketing
4 23 (5.00%) Games
5 21 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.70%) Banking
7 11 (2.39%) Law
8 6 (1.30%) Publishing
9 5 (1.09%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.65%) Automotive
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 211 (45.87%) Developer
2 98 (21.30%) Java Developer
3 69 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 64 (13.91%) Data Scientist
5 59 (12.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 55 (11.96%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.70%) Junior
8 33 (7.17%) Software Developer
9 28 (6.09%) Graduate
10 26 (5.65%) Java Engineer
10 26 (5.65%) Junior Developer
11 24 (5.22%) Python Developer
12 23 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
12 23 (5.00%) Lead Developer
13 21 (4.57%) C# Developer
13 21 (4.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 19 (4.13%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 19 (4.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
15 17 (3.70%) C++ Developer
15 17 (3.70%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.96%) Natural Language Processing
2 75 (16.30%) Spring
3 67 (14.57%) .NET
4 57 (12.39%) HTML
5 53 (11.52%) CSS
6 49 (10.65%) Java EE
7 47 (10.22%) Hibernate
7 47 (10.22%) JPA
8 45 (9.78%) HTML5
9 43 (9.35%) RESTful
10 41 (8.91%) HornetQ
10 41 (8.91%) JAX-RS
10 41 (8.91%) JMS
10 41 (8.91%) RESTEasy
11 39 (8.48%) ASP.NET
12 35 (7.61%) jQuery
13 33 (7.17%) AngularJS
14 31 (6.74%) CSS3
15 27 (5.87%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (4.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 165 (35.87%) Computer Science
2 120 (26.09%) Algorithms
3 113 (24.57%) Mathematics
4 73 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (14.13%) Statistics
6 56 (12.17%) Mobile App
7 45 (9.78%) Visualisation
8 32 (6.96%) Neural Network
9 24 (5.22%) Fat Client
9 24 (5.22%) Thin Client
10 20 (4.35%) CUDA
11 18 (3.91%) User Experience
12 15 (3.26%) Physics
13 14 (3.04%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.74%) Applied Mathematics
14 8 (1.74%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.74%) Ontologies
15 6 (1.30%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.30%) Economics
16 5 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.61%) Android
2 54 (11.74%) Apple iOS
3 36 (7.83%) Linux
4 26 (5.65%) Windows
5 21 (4.57%) Unix
6 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (48.91%) Machine Learning
2 142 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (28.26%) Software Engineering
4 126 (27.39%) Analytics
5 85 (18.48%) TDD
6 82 (17.83%) Scrum
7 64 (13.91%) Predictive Analytics
8 61 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (10.22%) OO
10 46 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 45 (9.78%) SOA
12 43 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (9.13%) Kanban
13 42 (9.13%) Software Delivery
14 41 (8.91%) Dependency Injection
14 41 (8.91%) DSDM
14 41 (8.91%) Functional Testing
14 41 (8.91%) Statistical Modelling
15 33 (7.17%) Data Analysis
15 33 (7.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 243 (52.83%) Java
2 204 (44.35%) Python
3 151 (32.83%) SQL
4 150 (32.61%) C++
5 86 (18.70%) C#
6 83 (18.04%) JavaScript
7 75 (16.30%) R
8 70 (15.22%) Scala
9 44 (9.57%) Clojure
10 40 (8.70%) Ruby
11 32 (6.96%) PHP
12 28 (6.09%) MATLAB
13 27 (5.87%) C
14 23 (5.00%) Perl
15 12 (2.61%) Apple Swift
16 11 (2.39%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.17%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.09%) Lisp
18 5 (1.09%) PL/SQL
18 5 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (42.61%) Degree
2 86 (18.70%) PhD
3 4 (0.87%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (3.48%) Docker
2 4 (0.87%) Snort
3 2 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.39%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.52%) Ansible
3 7 (1.52%) Puppet
4 4 (0.87%) Nagios
4 4 (0.87%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 53 (11.52%) Oracle
2 43 (9.35%) Facebook
3 41 (8.91%) Twitter
4 10 (2.17%) IBM
5 9 (1.96%) Tableau
6 7 (1.52%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.30%) BT
7 6 (1.30%) SAP
8 5 (1.09%) Adobe
8 5 (1.09%) Teradata
9 4 (0.87%) Google
9 4 (0.87%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.43%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.43%) Sybase
10 2 (0.43%) VMware
11 1 (0.22%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.22%) RapidMiner
11 1 (0.22%) WorldPay
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £90k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
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Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £45k to £60k + stock options
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London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + stock options
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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South East London
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Central London / West End
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London
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London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
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London
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London
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Salary: £90k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
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London
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London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
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London
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London
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