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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 820 849 802
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -47
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 124 124 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 113 104 195
Median salary £57,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%

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
39453 41762 48750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.85% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34118 35470 41216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 21 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 3 May 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 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 +27 122 £57,500 -8.00% 26
London -24 78 £62,500 -3.84% 17
Cambridgeshire - 21 £40,250 - 1
Cambridge - 21 £40,250 - 1
East of England - 21 £40,250 - 1
City of London +63 11 £90,000 +71.42% 3
South East - 9 £60,000 - 4
South West - 7 £42,500 - 4
Bristol - 7 £42,500 - 3
Hammersmith - 6 £55,000 -
Oxford - 4 £60,000 - 3
Staines - 4 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 3
Surrey - 4 £65,000 - 1
North West - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands +11 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +2 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £32,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 159 (63.35%) Machine Learning
2 154 (61.35%) Java
3 138 (54.98%) Python
4 117 (46.61%) Computer Science
5 115 (45.82%) Big Data
6 110 (43.82%) Degree
7 102 (40.64%) Analytics
8 89 (35.46%) Data Mining
9 82 (32.67%) PhD
10 77 (30.68%) Algorithms
11 70 (27.89%) NoSQL
11 70 (27.89%) R
12 68 (27.09%) JavaScript
13 62 (24.70%) Apache Spark
14 60 (23.90%) Finance
14 60 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (23.11%) Hadoop
16 56 (22.31%) SQL
17 55 (21.91%) C++
18 54 (21.51%) Scala
19 53 (21.12%) Statistics
19 53 (21.12%) Mathematics
20 52 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (19.52%) Visualisation
22 48 (19.12%) Data Analytics
23 46 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
23 46 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
24 45 (17.93%) Open Source
25 42 (16.73%) Data Analysis
26 40 (15.94%) Spring

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 62 (24.70%) Apache Spark
2 39 (15.54%) Apache
3 32 (12.75%) Apache Pig
4 21 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (6.77%) Node.js
6 11 (4.38%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.98%) Jetty
7 10 (3.98%) nginx
7 10 (3.98%) SAS
8 8 (3.19%) NServiceBus
9 6 (2.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.40%) JBoss
10 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Gephi
2 4 (1.59%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.59%) Mathematica
3 2 (0.80%) SPSS
4 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (7.57%) Amazon S3
4 18 (7.17%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.19%) Internet
2 6 (2.39%) HTTP
3 2 (0.80%) Firewall
3 2 (0.80%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.40%) AMQP
4 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (45.82%) Big Data
2 89 (35.46%) Data Mining
3 70 (27.89%) NoSQL
4 58 (23.11%) Hadoop
5 36 (14.34%) Apache Hive
6 31 (12.35%) MongoDB
7 30 (11.95%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (10.36%) Neo4j
9 21 (8.37%) Mahout
10 19 (7.57%) SQL Server
11 18 (7.17%) Impala
12 16 (6.37%) Text Mining
13 15 (5.98%) Relational Database
14 12 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (3.19%) HBase
16 7 (2.79%) MySQL
17 6 (2.39%) Electronic Patient Records
18 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
19 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
19 4 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.97%) Jenkins
3 19 (7.57%) Vagrant
4 18 (7.17%) Maven
4 18 (7.17%) Yeoman
5 16 (6.37%) Subversion
6 8 (3.19%) PhantomJS
6 8 (3.19%) Selenium
7 6 (2.39%) Fiddler
7 6 (2.39%) Gradle
7 6 (2.39%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.99%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.99%) JIRA
8 5 (1.99%) NUnit
9 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.80%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.40%) Mocha
General
1 60 (23.90%) Finance
2 15 (5.98%) Banking
2 15 (5.98%) Manufacturing
2 15 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.18%) Games
3 13 (5.18%) Retail
4 10 (3.98%) Marketing
5 6 (2.39%) German Language
5 6 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.59%) Front Office
8 3 (1.20%) Law
9 2 (0.80%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (30.28%) Developer
2 55 (21.91%) Data Scientist
3 41 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 21 (8.37%) Architect
6 18 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (6.37%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 15 (5.98%) Consultant
8 15 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Data Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Java Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Senior Data Scientist
11 12 (4.78%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Machine Learning Developer
12 11 (4.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
12 11 (4.38%) Data Consultant
12 11 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (4.38%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.98%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.94%) Spring
2 36 (14.34%) Web Services
3 35 (13.94%) D3.js
3 35 (13.94%) HTML
4 33 (13.15%) CSS
5 32 (12.75%) HTML5
6 29 (11.55%) SciPy
7 28 (11.16%) .NET
8 25 (9.96%) Pandas
9 22 (8.76%) scikit-learn
10 20 (7.97%) AngularJS
11 18 (7.17%) Cascalog
11 18 (7.17%) RESTful
12 15 (5.98%) CSS3
13 14 (5.58%) ASP.NET
13 14 (5.58%) jQuery
14 13 (5.18%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (4.78%) Apache CXF
15 12 (4.78%) NumPy
16 10 (3.98%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 117 (46.61%) Computer Science
2 77 (30.68%) Algorithms
3 53 (21.12%) Mathematics
3 53 (21.12%) Statistics
4 52 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (19.52%) Visualisation
6 46 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 25 (9.96%) Physics
8 22 (8.76%) Neural Network
9 18 (7.17%) Clustering
10 17 (6.77%) Social Media
11 14 (5.58%) Life Science
11 14 (5.58%) Ontologies
12 10 (3.98%) Data Structures
13 9 (3.59%) Social Network
14 8 (3.19%) Semantic Web
15 7 (2.79%) Hedge funds
16 6 (2.39%) Fintech
16 6 (2.39%) Informatics
16 6 (2.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.16%) Linux
2 9 (3.59%) Unix
3 6 (2.39%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.59%) Debian
5 2 (0.80%) Android
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) CentOS
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (63.35%) Machine Learning
2 102 (40.64%) Analytics
3 60 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (19.12%) Data Analytics
5 45 (17.93%) Open Source
6 42 (16.73%) Data Analysis
7 35 (13.94%) Unit Testing
8 32 (12.75%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (11.55%) Statistical Analysis
11 27 (10.76%) Software Engineering
12 26 (10.36%) Information Retrieval
13 21 (8.37%) Mentoring
14 20 (7.97%) Data Modelling
15 19 (7.57%) Data Munging
15 19 (7.57%) Time Series Analysis
16 18 (7.17%) MapReduce
16 18 (7.17%) Scrum
16 18 (7.17%) User Stories
17 17 (6.77%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 154 (61.35%) Java
2 138 (54.98%) Python
3 70 (27.89%) R
4 68 (27.09%) JavaScript
5 56 (22.31%) SQL
6 55 (21.91%) C++
7 54 (21.51%) Scala
8 29 (11.55%) Bash Shell
8 29 (11.55%) C#
9 26 (10.36%) Clojure
9 26 (10.36%) Perl
10 22 (8.76%) MATLAB
11 19 (7.57%) Ruby
12 18 (7.17%) VBA
13 12 (4.78%) C
14 8 (3.19%) COBOL
15 4 (1.59%) Haskell
15 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.20%) SPARQL
17 2 (0.80%) Lua
Qualifications
1 110 (43.82%) Degree
2 82 (32.67%) PhD
3 4 (1.59%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.99%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.99%) QA
1 5 (1.99%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (7.17%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.20%) Docker
3 2 (0.80%) iptables
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.80%) Xen
4 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.79%) Ansible
3 4 (1.59%) Icinga
3 4 (1.59%) Kibana
3 4 (1.59%) Puppet
4 3 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.80%) Nagios
5 2 (0.80%) Salt
5 2 (0.80%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (2.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.39%) Bloomberg
3 4 (1.59%) IBM
3 4 (1.59%) SAP
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle
4 3 (1.20%) Tableau
5 2 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Facebook
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
TNS
Salary: Competitive, including award winning benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
United Kingdom Hydrographic Office
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Salary plus Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Workdigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Workdigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Attractive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
UK
Revolution Technology
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago