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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 777 773 803
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 122 100 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.094% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 110 92 83
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +95.00%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 22 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 29 August 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
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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 -29 102 £45,000 -28.00% 12
London -19 58 £60,000 -4.00% 6
East of England +1 19 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hertfordshire 0 19 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands 0 12 £34,625 +103.67% 1
City of London -1 9 £72,500 +5.45% 5
Scotland -13 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
North West -9 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Leeds - 6 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Manchester - 6 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £32,750 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +18 1 £52,500 +208.82%
South East -28 1 £32,500 -31.57%
East Sussex -31 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Dundee - 1 £22,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 £32,500 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 185 (57.10%) Computer Science
2 182 (56.17%) Java
3 123 (37.96%) Degree
4 117 (36.11%) Python
5 114 (35.19%) Big Data
6 109 (33.64%) Software Engineering
7 92 (28.40%) OO
8 91 (28.09%) C#
9 85 (26.23%) Scala
10 84 (25.93%) Hadoop
10 84 (25.93%) Mathematics
11 80 (24.69%) C++
11 80 (24.69%) SQL
12 72 (22.22%) HTML
13 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (20.99%) Machine Learning
15 67 (20.68%) Analytics
15 67 (20.68%) Games
16 62 (19.14%) PhD
17 61 (18.83%) Linux
17 61 (18.83%) Apache Cassandra
17 61 (18.83%) NoSQL
18 57 (17.59%) CSS
19 54 (16.67%) Data Mining
19 54 (16.67%) Finance
20 53 (16.36%) jQuery
21 51 (15.74%) UNIX
22 50 (15.43%) Multithreading
23 48 (14.81%) .NET
24 45 (13.89%) JavaScript

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 25 (7.72%) SAS
2 25 (7.72%) GlassFish
3 10 (3.09%) Node.js
3 10 (3.09%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.85%) Apache
5 5 (1.54%) WordPress
6 4 (1.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (4.01%) SPSS
2 9 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (2.78%) InDesign
3 7 (2.16%) CPLEX
4 5 (1.54%) Weka
4 5 (1.54%) Stata
5 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.23%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.47%) GitHub
1 8 (2.47%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.47%) HTTP
2 3 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (35.19%) Big Data
2 84 (25.93%) Hadoop
3 61 (18.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 61 (18.83%) NoSQL
4 54 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 39 (12.04%) MongoDB
6 29 (8.95%) BigTable
6 29 (8.95%) Relational Database
7 28 (8.64%) MySQL
8 12 (3.70%) HBase
9 11 (3.40%) Mahout
10 10 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.78%) Apache Hive
12 8 (2.47%) Cognos Impromptu
13 6 (1.85%) Redis
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server
15 3 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
17 1 (0.31%) DTS
17 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (4.94%) Maven
2 14 (4.32%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.01%) Selenium
3 13 (4.01%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.40%) WebDriver
5 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.54%) JUnit
7 4 (1.23%) Ant
7 4 (1.23%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.23%) WinDbg
7 4 (1.23%) Grunt
8 3 (0.93%) Hudson
9 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 67 (20.68%) Games
2 54 (16.67%) Finance
3 42 (12.96%) Advertising
4 21 (6.48%) Banking
5 7 (2.16%) Retail
5 7 (2.16%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 175 (54.01%) Developer
2 53 (16.36%) Java Developer
3 51 (15.74%) Software Engineer
4 35 (10.80%) Data Scientist
5 33 (10.19%) Junior
6 29 (8.95%) Python Developer
7 26 (8.02%) .NET Developer
8 25 (7.72%) Software Developer
9 24 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 16 (4.94%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.94%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.32%) Programmer
11 14 (4.32%) Java Programmer
12 13 (4.01%) Junior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Graduate
13 11 (3.40%) Junior Software Engineer
14 10 (3.09%) Web Developer
15 9 (2.78%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (22.22%) HTML
2 57 (17.59%) CSS
3 53 (16.36%) jQuery
4 48 (14.81%) .NET
5 42 (12.96%) Natural Language Processing
6 39 (12.04%) Django
7 38 (11.73%) ASP.NET
8 31 (9.57%) Flask
9 30 (9.26%) Web Services
10 27 (8.33%) Ajax
10 27 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.10%) HTML5
12 17 (5.25%) AngularJS
13 13 (4.01%) Backbone.js
14 12 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (3.70%) Ember.js
15 9 (2.78%) Guava
16 7 (2.16%) Spring
16 7 (2.16%) J2SE
17 6 (1.85%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 185 (57.10%) Computer Science
2 84 (25.93%) Mathematics
3 34 (10.49%) Statistics
4 28 (8.64%) Physics
5 15 (4.63%) Visualisation
6 12 (3.70%) Online Games
7 10 (3.09%) Chemistry
8 9 (2.78%) Open Source
8 9 (2.78%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.47%) Social Network
9 8 (2.47%) Robotics
10 7 (2.16%) Applied Mathematics
10 7 (2.16%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.16%) Psychology
10 7 (2.16%) Informatics
10 7 (2.16%) Neural Network
10 7 (2.16%) Economics
11 5 (1.54%) Biometrics
11 5 (1.54%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.83%) Linux
2 51 (15.74%) UNIX
3 45 (13.89%) Android
4 39 (12.04%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.70%) Windows
6 5 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (33.64%) Software Engineering
2 92 (28.40%) OO
3 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.99%) Machine Learning
5 67 (20.68%) Analytics
6 50 (15.43%) Multithreading
7 44 (13.58%) TDD
8 30 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 24 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 24 (7.41%) MVC
10 23 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.10%) Bayesian Methods
11 21 (6.48%) Functional Programming
12 20 (6.17%) Data Analytics
13 17 (5.25%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.25%) Automated Testing
14 16 (4.94%) MapReduce
14 16 (4.94%) Predictive Modelling
15 15 (4.63%) Deep Learning
15 15 (4.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 182 (56.17%) Java
2 117 (36.11%) Python
3 91 (28.09%) C#
4 85 (26.23%) Scala
5 80 (24.69%) C++
5 80 (24.69%) SQL
6 45 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 37 (11.42%) C
8 33 (10.19%) R
9 28 (8.64%) Clojure
9 28 (8.64%) Objective-C
10 23 (7.10%) PHP
11 20 (6.17%) Perl
11 20 (6.17%) Ruby
12 14 (4.32%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.47%) VB
13 8 (2.47%) Lisp
13 8 (2.47%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 123 (37.96%) Degree
2 62 (19.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) zsh
1 3 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.17%) Google
3 11 (3.40%) Oracle
4 10 (3.09%) Adobe
5 7 (2.16%) Facebook
6 5 (1.54%) Dell
7 4 (1.23%) Apple
7 4 (1.23%) Zend
7 4 (1.23%) Atmel
8 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Omniture
9 1 (0.31%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
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