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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 782 845 847
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +2
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 153 92 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.086% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 81 84
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +7.59%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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 +85 151 £52,500 -16.00% 28
London +49 102 £57,500 -22.03% 17
West Midlands +5 22 £25,000 -50.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 17 £52,500 -
Malvern - 14 £25,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 14 £25,000 - 2
Chessington - 8 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £24,000 - 2
City of London +55 5 £66,250 +20.45% 5
South East +15 5 £61,250 +36.11% 1
North West +30 4 £42,469 +54.43%
East of England -4 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 £42,469 -
Warrington - 4 £42,469 -
Ipswich - 4 - -
Birmingham -2 3 £24,000 - 1
Hammersmith -5 3 £57,500 -
Warwickshire -15 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Warwick -23 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Sheffield - 3 £28,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £28,000 - 2
Derby - 3 £24,000 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £24,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £28,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £24,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £24,000 - 1
South West -17 2 £120,000 +200.00%
North East - 2 £32,500 - 1

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 138 (62.44%) Machine Learning
2 98 (44.34%) Python
3 95 (42.99%) Degree
4 93 (42.08%) Big Data
5 92 (41.63%) Java
6 87 (39.37%) Computer Science
7 80 (36.20%) Algorithms
8 74 (33.48%) C++
9 69 (31.22%) Software Engineering
10 66 (29.86%) SQL
11 62 (28.05%) Analytics
12 61 (27.60%) Hadoop
13 59 (26.70%) NoSQL
14 55 (24.89%) PhD
15 54 (24.43%) C#
15 54 (24.43%) Statistics
16 53 (23.98%) R
17 50 (22.62%) Mathematics
18 45 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
21 35 (15.84%) .NET
22 34 (15.38%) Finance
22 34 (15.38%) MongoDB
23 31 (14.03%) Apache Cassandra
24 29 (13.12%) Predictive Analytics
25 28 (12.67%) TDD
26 27 (12.22%) Spring
26 27 (12.22%) Apache Spark
27 26 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (12.22%) Apache Spark
2 16 (7.24%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.71%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.26%) JBoss
4 5 (2.26%) SAS
4 5 (2.26%) WildFly
5 4 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.36%) Apache
7 2 (0.90%) Node.js
8 1 (0.45%) IPython
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.43%) SPSS
2 5 (2.26%) Mathematica
3 3 (1.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.71%) Broadband
2 2 (0.90%) Firewall
2 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (0.90%) Network Security
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) SSH
3 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (42.08%) Big Data
2 61 (27.60%) Hadoop
3 59 (26.70%) NoSQL
4 34 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 31 (14.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (9.05%) Apache Hive
7 17 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 15 (6.79%) Data Mining
8 15 (6.79%) MySQL
9 11 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.36%) KDB
11 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.45%) BigTable
12 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.45%) HBase
12 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.71%) Hudson
2 6 (2.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.26%) JBehave
3 5 (2.26%) JUnit
4 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.36%) Selenium
5 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.36%) VTune
6 2 (0.90%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.90%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.90%) JIRA
6 2 (0.90%) Maven
6 2 (0.90%) NUnit
6 2 (0.90%) Protractor
6 2 (0.90%) RSpec
6 2 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (15.38%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Games
3 17 (7.69%) Retail
4 9 (4.07%) Marketing
5 7 (3.17%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.17%) Music Industry
6 6 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.26%) Banking
8 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.36%) Automotive
9 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (36.65%) Developer
2 40 (18.10%) Data Scientist
3 38 (17.19%) Java Developer
4 30 (13.57%) Software Engineer
5 22 (9.95%) Junior
6 18 (8.14%) Graduate
6 18 (8.14%) Research Engineer
6 18 (8.14%) Senior Data Scientist
7 17 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 17 (7.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 16 (7.24%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.33%) Junior Developer
9 14 (6.33%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
11 12 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.43%) Junior Software Developer
12 11 (4.98%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 11 (4.98%) Machine Learning Developer
13 10 (4.52%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.84%) .NET
2 27 (12.22%) Spring
3 20 (9.05%) HTML
4 19 (8.60%) ASP.NET
4 19 (8.60%) XML
5 16 (7.24%) HTML5
6 13 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
6 13 (5.88%) Web Services
6 13 (5.88%) WPF
7 12 (5.43%) Pandas
8 11 (4.98%) MLlib
9 10 (4.52%) CSS
9 10 (4.52%) RHadoop
9 10 (4.52%) WinForms
10 8 (3.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.62%) Kafka
10 8 (3.62%) NumPy
11 7 (3.17%) MFC
12 6 (2.71%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.71%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 87 (39.37%) Computer Science
2 80 (36.20%) Algorithms
3 54 (24.43%) Statistics
4 50 (22.62%) Mathematics
5 45 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (9.95%) Applied Mathematics
6 22 (9.95%) Visualisation
7 18 (8.14%) Physics
8 16 (7.24%) Neural Network
9 14 (6.33%) Fat Client
9 14 (6.33%) Thin Client
10 10 (4.52%) Digital Media
10 10 (4.52%) Hedge funds
11 8 (3.62%) CUDA
11 8 (3.62%) Mobile App
12 6 (2.71%) Biometrics
13 5 (2.26%) Data Structures
13 5 (2.26%) User Experience
14 4 (1.81%) Life Science
14 4 (1.81%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.95%) Linux
2 18 (8.14%) Windows
3 9 (4.07%) Unix
4 7 (3.17%) Android
5 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.36%) Solaris
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (62.44%) Machine Learning
2 69 (31.22%) Software Engineering
3 62 (28.05%) Analytics
4 41 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (13.12%) Predictive Analytics
7 28 (12.67%) TDD
8 26 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
9 20 (9.05%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.60%) Predictive Modelling
11 18 (8.14%) Data Modelling
12 15 (6.79%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.88%) Data Protection
14 12 (5.43%) Bayesian Methods
14 12 (5.43%) Data Analytics
14 12 (5.43%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (4.98%) MVC
16 10 (4.52%) Business Analysis
16 10 (4.52%) High Availability
16 10 (4.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (44.34%) Python
2 92 (41.63%) Java
3 74 (33.48%) C++
4 66 (29.86%) SQL
5 54 (24.43%) C#
6 53 (23.98%) R
7 26 (11.76%) PHP
8 24 (10.86%) JavaScript
8 24 (10.86%) Scala
9 21 (9.50%) MATLAB
10 19 (8.60%) C
11 18 (8.14%) Ruby
12 10 (4.52%) F#
12 10 (4.52%) Perl
13 5 (2.26%) Clojure
13 5 (2.26%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.81%) Go
15 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.90%) VBA
16 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (42.99%) Degree
2 55 (24.89%) PhD
3 4 (1.81%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.45%) iptables
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Nagios
2 1 (0.45%) Salt
2 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (7.24%) Oracle
2 14 (6.33%) IBM
3 12 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.52%) Tableau
5 6 (2.71%) BT
5 6 (2.71%) Facebook
6 5 (2.26%) Twitter
7 4 (1.81%) Google
8 2 (0.90%) Sybase
9 1 (0.45%) Atmel
9 1 (0.45%) Cognos
9 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.45%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.45%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.45%) VMware
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