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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 667 902 812
Rank change year-on-year
+235 -90
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 247 68 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.062% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 222 52 157
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -11.57%

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
38110 41670 45676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.80% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35535 38873
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +241 245 £60,000 -2.04% 20
London +144 161 £56,250 -13.46% 9
South East +89 57 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Oxfordshire - 45 £65,000 - 1
Oxford - 33 £65,000 -
Ruislip - 24 £40,000 -
East of England +49 17 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Cambridgeshire +18 16 £42,500 - 2
Cambridge +15 16 £42,500 - 2
City of London +70 14 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Kidlington - 8 £62,500 -
Surrey - 7 £110,000 -
Middlesex - 5 £40,000 -
Warwick - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
Staines - 4 - -
Harrow - 2 £35,000 -
North West +20 1 £29,000 -
South Wales +3 1 £25,000 -37.10% 1
Manchester -1 1 £29,000 -
Bridgend -5 1 £25,000 -37.10%
Wales -7 1 £25,000 -37.10% 1
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 - 1
South West - 1 £40,000 - 2
Hayes - 1 £39,000 -
Norwich - 1 £35,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 226 (63.84%) Java
2 188 (53.11%) Machine Learning
3 154 (43.50%) Analytics
4 149 (42.09%) Python
5 145 (40.96%) Big Data
6 130 (36.72%) Computer Science
7 125 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (35.03%) Artificial Intelligence
9 111 (31.36%) Degree
10 109 (30.79%) Algorithms
11 104 (29.38%) SQL
12 98 (27.68%) PhD
13 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
14 90 (25.42%) R
15 79 (22.32%) Data Analysis
16 77 (21.75%) Data Analytics
16 77 (21.75%) Analytical Skills
17 76 (21.47%) Data Mining
18 74 (20.90%) HTML
18 74 (20.90%) Git (software)
19 71 (20.06%) Visualisation
20 70 (19.77%) CSS
21 66 (18.64%) Software Engineering
22 64 (18.08%) Apache Spark
23 63 (17.80%) Hadoop
24 62 (17.51%) Finance
25 56 (15.82%) HTML5
25 56 (15.82%) Information Retrieval
26 52 (14.69%) Scrum
26 52 (14.69%) C#

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (18.08%) Apache Spark
2 41 (11.58%) Apache Pig
3 30 (8.47%) Apache
4 13 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.11%) SAS
6 6 (1.69%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.85%) Jetty
8 3 (0.85%) nginx
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Mathematica
2 5 (1.41%) GNU Octave
3 3 (0.85%) Gephi
4 2 (0.56%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (10.17%) GitHub
2 25 (7.06%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (7.06%) Amazon EMR
2 25 (7.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) HTTP
1 6 (1.69%) Internet
2 3 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) AMQP
3 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.28%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (40.96%) Big Data
2 76 (21.47%) Data Mining
3 63 (17.80%) Hadoop
4 50 (14.12%) NoSQL
5 49 (13.84%) Apache Hive
6 47 (13.28%) SQL Server
7 43 (12.15%) MongoDB
8 41 (11.58%) Neo4j
9 38 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (7.91%) Mahout
12 25 (7.06%) Impala
13 22 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (5.65%) Relational Database
15 18 (5.08%) Text Mining
16 12 (3.39%) MySQL
17 11 (3.11%) Triplestore
18 8 (2.26%) RDBMS
19 7 (1.98%) HBase
20 6 (1.69%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 74 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.43%) JIRA
3 38 (10.73%) Bitbucket
3 38 (10.73%) NUnit
4 30 (8.47%) Jenkins
5 26 (7.34%) Vagrant
6 25 (7.06%) Yeoman
7 14 (3.95%) Maven
8 6 (1.69%) Fiddler
8 6 (1.69%) IntelliJ
8 6 (1.69%) JUnit
8 6 (1.69%) PhantomJS
8 6 (1.69%) Selenium
8 6 (1.69%) Subversion
9 3 (0.85%) Gradle
9 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.28%) Mocha
General
1 62 (17.51%) Finance
2 23 (6.50%) Banking
2 23 (6.50%) Retail
3 19 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.52%) Marketing
6 15 (4.24%) Publishing
7 5 (1.41%) Back Office
7 5 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.41%) Front Office
7 5 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.13%) Law
9 3 (0.85%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (30.51%) Developer
2 73 (20.62%) Data Scientist
3 51 (14.41%) Java Developer
4 40 (11.30%) Software Engineer
5 35 (9.89%) Architect
5 35 (9.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 30 (8.47%) Java Engineer
7 25 (7.06%) Data Architect
7 25 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (6.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 21 (5.93%) Consultant
9 21 (5.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (5.93%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.65%) Senior Data Scientist
11 19 (5.37%) C# Developer
11 19 (5.37%) Java Architect
11 19 (5.37%) TOGAF Architect
12 18 (5.08%) Analytics Consultant
12 18 (5.08%) Data Engineer
13 16 (4.52%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (20.90%) HTML
2 70 (19.77%) CSS
3 56 (15.82%) HTML5
4 52 (14.69%) .NET
5 47 (13.28%) Spring
6 45 (12.71%) AngularJS
7 44 (12.43%) ASP.NET
7 44 (12.43%) CSS3
7 44 (12.43%) KnockoutJS
8 43 (12.15%) jQuery
9 39 (11.02%) D3.js
9 39 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (10.73%) Ajax
11 35 (9.89%) Web Services
12 30 (8.47%) SciPy
13 28 (7.91%) Pandas
13 28 (7.91%) scikit-learn
14 25 (7.06%) Cascalog
15 23 (6.50%) React
16 21 (5.93%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 130 (36.72%) Computer Science
2 124 (35.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 109 (30.79%) Algorithms
4 77 (21.75%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (20.06%) Visualisation
6 52 (14.69%) Mathematics
7 49 (13.84%) Statistics
8 32 (9.04%) Neural Network
9 29 (8.19%) Ontologies
10 21 (5.93%) Clustering
11 16 (4.52%) Life Science
12 15 (4.24%) Physics
13 14 (3.95%) Social Media
14 12 (3.39%) User Experience
15 11 (3.11%) Fintech
15 11 (3.11%) Social Network
16 8 (2.26%) Data Structures
16 8 (2.26%) Informatics
17 6 (1.69%) Semantic Web
18 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.80%) Linux
2 12 (3.39%) Unix
3 6 (1.69%) Android
3 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (53.11%) Machine Learning
2 154 (43.50%) Analytics
3 125 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (22.32%) Data Analysis
5 77 (21.75%) Data Analytics
6 66 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 56 (15.82%) Information Retrieval
8 52 (14.69%) Scrum
9 48 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (12.71%) MVC
11 44 (12.43%) Data Visualisation
12 43 (12.15%) Unit Testing
13 42 (11.86%) Open Source
14 40 (11.30%) Project Management
15 36 (10.17%) Microservices
16 35 (9.89%) OOP
17 34 (9.60%) Statistical Analysis
18 33 (9.32%) Data Modelling
18 33 (9.32%) User Stories
19 32 (9.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 226 (63.84%) Java
2 149 (42.09%) Python
3 104 (29.38%) SQL
4 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
5 90 (25.42%) R
6 52 (14.69%) C#
7 41 (11.58%) C++
8 37 (10.45%) Scala
9 32 (9.04%) Clojure
10 29 (8.19%) Perl
11 28 (7.91%) Bash Shell
12 27 (7.63%) MATLAB
13 25 (7.06%) VBA
14 15 (4.24%) C
15 14 (3.95%) Ruby
16 7 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.98%) SPARQL
17 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.85%) ClojureScript
18 3 (0.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 111 (31.36%) Degree
2 98 (27.68%) PhD
3 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) QA
2 8 (2.26%) SNOMED CT
3 6 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) WAI
5 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
1 25 (7.06%) VirtualBox
2 6 (1.69%) Docker
3 3 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) Ansible
1 4 (1.13%) Puppet
2 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (2.26%) IBM
2 8 (2.26%) Remedy
3 6 (1.69%) SAP
4 5 (1.41%) Apple
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle
5 4 (1.13%) Tableau
6 3 (0.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.28%) Google
7 1 (0.28%) Intel
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £32922.89 - £82307.24 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £32922.89 - £82307.24 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Johnson and Johnson
Salary: Highly competitive salary, bonus and flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TalentRocket
Posted: 21 days ago