The first table below looks at the demand for Natural Language Processing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 839 858 868
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 88 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.047% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 86 21 37
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48836 45111 51829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.03% 40.18% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41196 39322 46228
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Trend in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +33 87 £50,000 -4.76% 9
London +17 70 £51,250 -2.38% 7
South West - 9 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 9 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 7 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 7 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 1 £67,500 +50.00%
South East -18 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Slough - 1 £67,500 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 85 (68.55%) Java
2 75 (60.48%) Software Engineering
3 72 (58.06%) Machine Learning
4 49 (39.52%) Mathematics
5 46 (37.10%) Big Data
6 44 (35.48%) Degree
6 44 (35.48%) Computer Science
7 43 (34.68%) Python
8 41 (33.06%) Android
9 40 (32.26%) Hadoop
10 38 (30.65%) NoSQL
11 31 (25.00%) Clojure
11 31 (25.00%) Scala
11 31 (25.00%) TDD
12 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (24.19%) Smartphone
13 29 (23.39%) JavaScript
14 28 (22.58%) Android Development
15 26 (20.97%) Apple iOS
16 25 (20.16%) OO
17 22 (17.74%) Artificial Intelligence
17 22 (17.74%) iOS Development
18 21 (16.94%) R
18 21 (16.94%) Data Mining
19 20 (16.13%) SQL
20 19 (15.32%) iOS SDK
20 19 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (15.32%) MapReduce
21 18 (14.52%) Mobile App
21 18 (14.52%) PhD

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.68%) Apache Solr
1 12 (9.68%) Node.js
2 6 (4.84%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.03%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Heroku
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.10%) Big Data
2 40 (32.26%) Hadoop
3 38 (30.65%) NoSQL
4 21 (16.94%) Data Mining
5 16 (12.90%) MongoDB
6 15 (12.10%) Apache Hive
7 14 (11.29%) Mahout
8 13 (10.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (9.68%) MySQL
10 8 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.23%) Redis
13 3 (2.42%) Text Mining
14 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
15 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
3 6 (4.84%) Selenium
4 5 (4.03%) FitNesse
5 4 (3.23%) Yeoman
6 3 (2.42%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) Subversion
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (13.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
3 1 (0.81%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (67.74%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Programmer
4 19 (15.32%) Android Developer
5 17 (13.71%) Data Scientist
6 15 (12.10%) iOS Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Python Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Java Programmer
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Consultant
10 6 (4.84%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Python/Django Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Senior Python Developer
12 4 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) MapReduce
1 19 (15.32%) iOS SDK
2 16 (12.90%) RESTful
3 14 (11.29%) Web Services
4 12 (9.68%) Django
4 12 (9.68%) Flask
5 10 (8.06%) Backbone.js
6 9 (7.26%) LAMP
7 8 (6.45%) SciPy
8 7 (5.65%) jQuery
8 7 (5.65%) REST
8 7 (5.65%) WPF
9 6 (4.84%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.84%) HTML
9 6 (4.84%) Spring
9 6 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.03%) HTML5
10 5 (4.03%) CSS
10 5 (4.03%) Flash
10 5 (4.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (58.06%) Machine Learning
2 49 (39.52%) Mathematics
3 44 (35.48%) Computer Science
4 30 (24.19%) Smartphone
5 22 (17.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (14.52%) Statistics
6 18 (14.52%) Mobile App
7 17 (13.71%) Social Media
8 15 (12.10%) iPhone
9 13 (10.48%) Visualisation
10 10 (8.06%) Open Source
11 9 (7.26%) Physics
11 9 (7.26%) Psychology
12 6 (4.84%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.81%) Clustering
13 1 (0.81%) PKI
13 1 (0.81%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.81%) Biology
13 1 (0.81%) Social Network
13 1 (0.81%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.06%) Android
2 26 (20.97%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.65%) Windows
4 6 (4.84%) Linux
5 3 (2.42%) UNIX
6 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.48%) Software Engineering
2 31 (25.00%) TDD
3 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.58%) Android Development
5 25 (20.16%) OO
6 22 (17.74%) iOS Development
7 19 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.48%) Unit Testing
8 13 (10.48%) Analytics
9 11 (8.87%) OOP
10 7 (5.65%) Scrum
11 6 (4.84%) SOA
11 6 (4.84%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (4.84%) User Stories
11 6 (4.84%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (4.84%) MVVM
12 5 (4.03%) Pattern Recognition
12 5 (4.03%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (4.03%) Use Case
12 5 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (68.55%) Java
2 43 (34.68%) Python
3 31 (25.00%) Scala
3 31 (25.00%) Clojure
4 29 (23.39%) JavaScript
5 21 (16.94%) R
6 20 (16.13%) SQL
7 13 (10.48%) Erlang
8 11 (8.87%) C++
9 10 (8.06%) Bash Shell
10 9 (7.26%) Perl
11 8 (6.45%) C#
12 5 (4.03%) Ruby
13 4 (3.23%) VBA
14 3 (2.42%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.61%) Groovy
15 2 (1.61%) C
16 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.81%) F#
Qualifications
1 44 (35.48%) Degree
2 18 (14.52%) PhD
3 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (9.68%) Twitter
2 1 (0.81%) ParAccel
2 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
2 1 (0.81%) Google
2 1 (0.81%) Facebook
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitek Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 to £100000 per annum - Share options & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Share options & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary, plus 29 days Holiday and Group Pension
Posted: 8 days ago