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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 842 831 867
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 65 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.035% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.088% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 34
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45345 42986 48272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.79% 39.54% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 37281 42694
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 14 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 29 July 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
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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 -16 65 £60,000 +20.00% 6
London -2 41 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Bristol - 11 £47,500 - 1
South West - 11 £47,500 - 1
City of London -4 9 £72,500 - 1
West Midlands +7 6 £53,750 +65.38%
Warwickshire - 6 £53,750 -
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cambridge 0 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England -2 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Warwick - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire -4 2 £67,500 +35.00%
South East -9 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Slough - 2 £67,500 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 92 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 91 (56.52%) Java
3 82 (50.93%) Python
4 75 (46.58%) Machine Learning
5 69 (42.86%) Big Data
6 65 (40.37%) Mathematics
7 56 (34.78%) NoSQL
8 52 (32.30%) Degree
8 52 (32.30%) Computer Science
9 51 (31.68%) Hadoop
10 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
11 42 (26.09%) Data Mining
11 42 (26.09%) Finance
11 42 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 37 (22.98%) Analytics
13 35 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (21.74%) TDD
14 34 (21.12%) Android
15 33 (20.50%) Clojure
15 33 (20.50%) C++
16 32 (19.88%) SQL
17 29 (18.01%) MongoDB
18 28 (17.39%) R
18 28 (17.39%) RESTful
19 27 (16.77%) Statistics
19 27 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (16.15%) Flask
20 26 (16.15%) Django
21 25 (15.53%) MySQL
21 25 (15.53%) PhD

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (11.18%) Apache Solr
1 18 (11.18%) Node.js
2 13 (8.07%) Apache Pig
3 11 (6.83%) SAS
4 9 (5.59%) Confluence
5 8 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.24%) Apache
6 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) CPLEX
2 4 (2.48%) SPSS
3 2 (1.24%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.62%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon S3
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) HTTP
2 5 (3.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.86%) Big Data
2 56 (34.78%) NoSQL
3 51 (31.68%) Hadoop
4 42 (26.09%) Data Mining
5 29 (18.01%) MongoDB
6 25 (15.53%) MySQL
7 15 (9.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (9.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (7.45%) Apache Hive
9 10 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (6.21%) Redis
10 9 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (4.97%) Mahout
12 6 (3.73%) Relational Database
13 5 (3.11%) Impala
14 4 (2.48%) Text Mining
15 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (10.56%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.94%) Eclipse
2 16 (9.94%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.07%) Selenium
4 10 (6.21%) Artifactory
5 9 (5.59%) JIRA
6 5 (3.11%) FitNesse
7 4 (2.48%) Yeoman
8 3 (1.86%) Hudson
9 2 (1.24%) Mockito
9 2 (1.24%) JUnit
9 2 (1.24%) JMeter
9 2 (1.24%) Subversion
General
1 42 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (3.11%) Games
3 4 (2.48%) Retail
4 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (59.63%) Developer
2 28 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.15%) Data Scientist
4 24 (14.91%) Python Developer
5 14 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 14 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.07%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.83%) Programmer
8 10 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Analyst
9 9 (5.59%) iOS Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Python Developer
10 8 (4.97%) QA Engineer
10 8 (4.97%) Android Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Consultant
11 7 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
12 6 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (3.11%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (3.11%) Java Engineer
13 5 (3.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) RESTful
2 26 (16.15%) Flask
2 26 (16.15%) Django
3 20 (12.42%) Web Services
4 16 (9.94%) MapReduce
5 14 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 14 (8.70%) STL
6 12 (7.45%) SciPy
7 10 (6.21%) iOS SDK
7 10 (6.21%) Backbone.js
8 9 (5.59%) jQuery
9 8 (4.97%) Spring
9 8 (4.97%) CSS
9 8 (4.97%) HTML
9 8 (4.97%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.97%) REST
9 8 (4.97%) NumPy
10 7 (4.35%) Java EE
11 6 (3.73%) HTML5
11 6 (3.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 65 (40.37%) Mathematics
2 52 (32.30%) Computer Science
3 42 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
4 27 (16.77%) Statistics
5 23 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 23 (14.29%) Social Media
6 22 (13.66%) Visualisation
7 14 (8.70%) Clustering
8 11 (6.83%) Open Source
9 10 (6.21%) Mobile App
10 9 (5.59%) iPhone
11 8 (4.97%) Economics
11 8 (4.97%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (4.35%) Physics
12 7 (4.35%) Chemistry
12 7 (4.35%) Psychology
13 6 (3.73%) Blackberry
14 4 (2.48%) Speech Recognition
14 4 (2.48%) Neural Network
14 4 (2.48%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.12%) Android
2 17 (10.56%) Apple iOS
3 14 (8.70%) Linux
4 12 (7.45%) UNIX
5 6 (3.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 75 (46.58%) Machine Learning
3 37 (22.98%) Analytics
4 35 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.74%) TDD
5 27 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 21 (13.04%) Multithreading
8 20 (12.42%) Android Development
9 18 (11.18%) OO
10 16 (9.94%) Statistical Analysis
11 15 (9.32%) iOS Development
12 14 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
13 13 (8.07%) SOA
14 11 (6.83%) OOP
14 11 (6.83%) Data Modelling
14 11 (6.83%) Data Analysis
14 11 (6.83%) Performance Testing
15 10 (6.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (56.52%) Java
2 82 (50.93%) Python
3 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 33 (20.50%) C++
4 33 (20.50%) Clojure
5 32 (19.88%) SQL
6 28 (17.39%) R
7 22 (13.66%) Scala
8 17 (10.56%) MATLAB
8 17 (10.56%) Perl
9 14 (8.70%) Ruby
10 11 (6.83%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.73%) Erlang
11 6 (3.73%) C#
12 4 (2.48%) VBA
13 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.24%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (32.30%) Degree
2 25 (15.53%) PhD
3 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (9.94%) Twitter
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle
2 2 (1.24%) JBoss
3 1 (0.62%) Google
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday and Group Pension scheme
Posted: 25 days ago