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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 783 792 809
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 83 83 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.080% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 73
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £23,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -20.68%

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
39255 41093 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.41% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31712 32035 35265
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015 within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 24 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 January 2015. 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 +25 77 £61,250 -9.25% 12
London -19 52 £75,000 +11.11% 5
South West - 9 £40,000 - 1
East of England -2 6 £60,000 +106.89% 3
Bristol - 6 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
South East - 6 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £27,500 -
North West - 3 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 3 £40,000 -
Brighton - 3 £27,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £27,500 -
Oxford - 3 £62,500 -
City of London +9 2 £55,000 -
Scotland -5 1 £26,000 +13.04%
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Dundee - 1 £26,000 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 113 (64.57%) Computer Science
2 99 (56.57%) Python
3 96 (54.86%) Java
4 92 (52.57%) Machine Learning
5 88 (50.29%) Algorithms
6 84 (48.00%) Big Data
7 78 (44.57%) Degree
8 67 (38.29%) Analytics
9 64 (36.57%) C++
10 62 (35.43%) PhD
11 60 (34.29%) Software Engineering
12 59 (33.71%) Hadoop
13 52 (29.71%) R
14 51 (29.14%) Mathematics
15 48 (27.43%) SQL
16 46 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (25.14%) C#
18 40 (22.86%) OO
18 40 (22.86%) Finance
19 36 (20.57%) Data Mining
20 34 (19.43%) Statistics
21 31 (17.71%) Visualisation
22 28 (16.00%) Predictive Analytics
22 28 (16.00%) Statistical Modelling
23 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
23 26 (14.86%) Data Modelling
24 25 (14.29%) Neural Network
25 24 (13.71%) Data Analysis
26 23 (13.14%) Google
26 23 (13.14%) Linux

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (12.57%) SAS
2 17 (9.71%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.57%) GlassFish
3 8 (4.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.43%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) SPSS
2 13 (7.43%) CPLEX
3 3 (1.71%) Mathematica
4 2 (1.14%) S-PLUS
4 2 (1.14%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 7 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (48.00%) Big Data
2 59 (33.71%) Hadoop
3 36 (20.57%) Data Mining
4 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
5 23 (13.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (9.71%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.43%) MongoDB
8 10 (5.71%) BigTable
8 10 (5.71%) MySQL
9 7 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (2.86%) Redis
11 3 (1.71%) HBase
12 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Jenkins
1 13 (7.43%) Maven
2 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.71%) Selenium
3 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (22.86%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Games
3 16 (9.14%) Retail
4 8 (4.57%) Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Law
5 6 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.86%) Legal
7 3 (1.71%) Marketing
7 3 (1.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (38.86%) Developer
2 41 (23.43%) Data Scientist
3 31 (17.71%) Software Engineer
4 29 (16.57%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.43%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Junior
6 11 (6.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Programmer
8 8 (4.57%) Java Programmer
9 7 (4.00%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (2.86%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.86%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.14%) HTML
2 15 (8.57%) jQuery
3 13 (7.43%) Ajax
4 12 (6.86%) .NET
4 12 (6.86%) Web Services
5 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.71%) Django
6 10 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 9 (5.14%) CSS
8 8 (4.57%) Guava
9 7 (4.00%) Celery
10 5 (2.86%) Spring
11 4 (2.29%) Spring Integration
11 4 (2.29%) Spring MVC
12 3 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.71%) LINQ
12 3 (1.71%) HTML5
12 3 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
13 2 (1.14%) Android SDK
13 2 (1.14%) RHadoop
Miscellaneous
1 113 (64.57%) Computer Science
2 88 (50.29%) Algorithms
3 51 (29.14%) Mathematics
4 34 (19.43%) Statistics
5 31 (17.71%) Visualisation
6 25 (14.29%) Neural Network
7 20 (11.43%) Applied Mathematics
8 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (10.29%) Physics
10 15 (8.57%) Digital Media
11 14 (8.00%) Data Structures
12 13 (7.43%) Chemistry
12 13 (7.43%) Psychology
12 13 (7.43%) Informatics
12 13 (7.43%) Economics
13 10 (5.71%) Hedge funds
14 9 (5.14%) Open Source
14 9 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (2.86%) Mobile App
16 4 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.14%) Linux
2 21 (12.00%) UNIX
3 15 (8.57%) Android
4 10 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.86%) Windows
6 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (52.57%) Machine Learning
2 67 (38.29%) Analytics
3 60 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 46 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (22.86%) OO
6 28 (16.00%) Predictive Analytics
6 28 (16.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 26 (14.86%) Data Modelling
8 24 (13.71%) Data Analysis
9 22 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.43%) Multithreading
11 19 (10.86%) Predictive Modelling
12 15 (8.57%) Business Analysis
12 15 (8.57%) Bayesian Methods
13 13 (7.43%) Database Theory
13 13 (7.43%) Relational Database Theory
13 13 (7.43%) Linear Regression
13 13 (7.43%) Gibbs Sampling
13 13 (7.43%) Structural Equation Modelling
13 13 (7.43%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 99 (56.57%) Python
2 96 (54.86%) Java
3 64 (36.57%) C++
4 52 (29.71%) R
5 48 (27.43%) SQL
6 44 (25.14%) C#
7 23 (13.14%) Scala
8 22 (12.57%) Ruby
9 20 (11.43%) MATLAB
10 16 (9.14%) C
11 14 (8.00%) Clojure
12 12 (6.86%) PHP
13 8 (4.57%) Objective-C
14 7 (4.00%) JavaScript
15 4 (2.29%) VB
15 4 (2.29%) Perl
16 3 (1.71%) XAML
16 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
17 2 (1.14%) Lisp
17 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (44.57%) Degree
2 62 (35.43%) PhD
3 11 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) zsh
1 1 (0.57%) HDFS
1 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (13.14%) Google
2 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.86%) Facebook
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle
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