The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 825 848 858
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 126 93 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.089% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 104 85 84
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -26.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38577 38855 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 37.16% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33292 33449 35638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 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 5 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 +45 124 £57,500 - 13
London -8 54 £65,000 +8.33% 8
South East +26 34 £62,500 +108.33%
Oxfordshire - 33 £62,500 -
East of England +13 22 £42,500 -2.85% 3
Cambridge +13 20 £42,500 +16.43% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 20 £42,500 +16.43% 3
Oxford - 14 £61,500 -
City of London +63 8 £57,500 +21.05% 1
North West +10 5 £42,469 -29.21% 1
South West -10 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Bristol -1 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Cheshire - 4 £42,469 -
Warrington - 4 £42,469 -
Hammersmith -6 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Norwich - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 £52,500 -
Scotland - 2 £52,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £35,000 -
Manchester +20 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hampshire - 1 £82,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
Darlington - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £65,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 185 (64.91%) Machine Learning
2 153 (53.68%) Python
3 135 (47.37%) Java
4 133 (46.67%) Analytics
5 129 (45.26%) Big Data
6 117 (41.05%) Degree
7 102 (35.79%) Computer Science
8 99 (34.74%) Algorithms
9 94 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (31.93%) Data Mining
10 91 (31.93%) JavaScript
11 89 (31.23%) NoSQL
12 77 (27.02%) SQL
13 74 (25.96%) Analytical Skills
14 71 (24.91%) Finance
15 70 (24.56%) Hadoop
16 65 (22.81%) PhD
17 62 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
18 61 (21.40%) C++
19 60 (21.05%) MongoDB
20 59 (20.70%) Data Analytics
21 58 (20.35%) R
21 58 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
21 58 (20.35%) Data Analysis
22 57 (20.00%) Git (software)
23 56 (19.65%) Open Source
24 53 (18.60%) Mathematics
25 51 (17.89%) Scala
25 51 (17.89%) HTML
26 50 (17.54%) Visualisation

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (17.54%) Apache Spark
2 48 (16.84%) Apache
3 35 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (11.58%) Apache Pig
5 24 (8.42%) SAS
6 23 (8.07%) Node.js
7 16 (5.61%) Jetty
7 16 (5.61%) nginx
7 16 (5.61%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.81%) NServiceBus
9 7 (2.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.40%) Gephi
3 2 (0.70%) SPSS
4 1 (0.35%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 62 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.47%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (9.12%) Amazon S3
4 25 (8.77%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.16%) SaaS
6 4 (1.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.21%) Internet
2 3 (1.05%) HTTP
2 3 (1.05%) Skype
3 2 (0.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (45.26%) Big Data
2 91 (31.93%) Data Mining
3 89 (31.23%) NoSQL
4 70 (24.56%) Hadoop
5 60 (21.05%) MongoDB
6 43 (15.09%) Neo4j
7 42 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (11.23%) Apache Hive
9 31 (10.88%) SQL Server
10 27 (9.47%) Mahout
11 25 (8.77%) Impala
12 23 (8.07%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (5.96%) Text Mining
14 12 (4.21%) HBase
14 12 (4.21%) Relational Database
15 3 (1.05%) Redis
16 2 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
16 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.70%) MySQL
17 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 57 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.47%) Jenkins
3 25 (8.77%) Maven
3 25 (8.77%) Vagrant
3 25 (8.77%) Yeoman
4 20 (7.02%) Subversion
5 12 (4.21%) Gradle
6 8 (2.81%) PhantomJS
6 8 (2.81%) Selenium
7 4 (1.40%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.05%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 71 (24.91%) Finance
2 26 (9.12%) Retail
3 23 (8.07%) Banking
4 18 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.61%) Manufacturing
6 13 (4.56%) Games
7 8 (2.81%) Marketing
8 7 (2.46%) Law
9 6 (2.11%) German Language
10 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 119 (41.75%) Developer
2 48 (16.84%) Java Developer
3 46 (16.14%) Data Scientist
4 37 (12.98%) Senior Developer
5 30 (10.53%) Architect
6 25 (8.77%) Machine Learning Developer
7 22 (7.72%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (7.72%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (7.37%) Full Stack Developer
9 19 (6.67%) Python Developer
10 18 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 18 (6.32%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.91%) Data Architect
12 13 (4.56%) Consultant
12 13 (4.56%) Data Consultant
12 13 (4.56%) Senior Data Scientist
13 12 (4.21%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 11 (3.86%) Data Analytics Consultant
14 11 (3.86%) Data Manager
14 11 (3.86%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.89%) HTML
2 49 (17.19%) CSS
3 44 (15.44%) D3.js
3 44 (15.44%) SciPy
4 40 (14.04%) Pandas
4 40 (14.04%) Web Services
5 39 (13.68%) AngularJS
5 39 (13.68%) RESTful
6 38 (13.33%) Spring
7 36 (12.63%) HTML5
8 34 (11.93%) .NET
9 33 (11.58%) scikit-learn
10 25 (8.77%) Cascalog
11 20 (7.02%) NumPy
12 18 (6.32%) jQuery
13 17 (5.96%) Kafka
14 15 (5.26%) CSS3
15 14 (4.91%) Django
16 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (3.86%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 102 (35.79%) Computer Science
2 99 (34.74%) Algorithms
3 74 (25.96%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (18.60%) Mathematics
5 50 (17.54%) Visualisation
6 46 (16.14%) Statistics
7 37 (12.98%) Physics
8 30 (10.53%) Social Media
9 20 (7.02%) Clustering
10 17 (5.96%) Neural Network
11 15 (5.26%) Data Structures
12 13 (4.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (4.21%) Mobile App
13 12 (4.21%) Ontologies
14 10 (3.51%) Blog
14 10 (3.51%) Semantic Web
15 9 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (3.16%) Hedge funds
15 9 (3.16%) Life Science
16 8 (2.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.12%) Linux
2 10 (3.51%) Debian
3 9 (3.16%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.81%) Unix
5 7 (2.46%) Android
5 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (64.91%) Machine Learning
2 133 (46.67%) Analytics
3 94 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (20.70%) Data Analytics
5 58 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (20.35%) Data Analysis
6 56 (19.65%) Open Source
7 42 (14.74%) TDD
8 40 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 39 (13.68%) Unit Testing
10 38 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
11 34 (11.93%) Data Visualisation
12 32 (11.23%) Data Modelling
12 32 (11.23%) Data Munging
13 30 (10.53%) Software Engineering
14 26 (9.12%) Time Series Analysis
15 25 (8.77%) MVC
15 25 (8.77%) OO
16 24 (8.42%) TOGAF
16 24 (8.42%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 153 (53.68%) Python
2 135 (47.37%) Java
3 91 (31.93%) JavaScript
4 77 (27.02%) SQL
5 61 (21.40%) C++
6 58 (20.35%) R
7 51 (17.89%) Scala
8 42 (14.74%) Bash Shell
9 38 (13.33%) Clojure
10 29 (10.18%) C#
11 25 (8.77%) Ruby
11 25 (8.77%) VBA
12 16 (5.61%) MATLAB
13 12 (4.21%) C
13 12 (4.21%) COBOL
14 7 (2.46%) Perl
15 5 (1.75%) Haskell
16 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.70%) Go
17 2 (0.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 117 (41.05%) Degree
2 65 (22.81%) PhD
3 5 (1.75%) Postgraduate
4 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.35%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.35%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 25 (8.77%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.11%) Docker
3 2 (0.70%) iptables
3 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.16%) Ansible
3 7 (2.46%) Icinga
3 7 (2.46%) Kibana
3 7 (2.46%) Puppet
4 2 (0.70%) Nagios
4 2 (0.70%) Salt
4 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (4.91%) IBM
1 14 (4.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.86%) Oracle
2 11 (3.86%) Tableau
3 10 (3.51%) Teradata
4 9 (3.16%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.46%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.05%) Google
6 3 (1.05%) Twitter
7 2 (0.70%) VMware
8 1 (0.35%) Facebook
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