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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 852 855 837
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 34 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.042% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 54
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £41,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £77,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%

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
41308 45266 48103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.79% 40.87% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35467 38793 42572
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -11 34 £55,000 +15.78% 5
London -6 25 £67,500 +42.10% 3
City of London +37 7 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bristol +3 6 £47,500 -5.00%
South West -10 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +12 1 £55,000 +22.22%
South East -15 1 £55,000 -31.25%

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 45 (56.25%) Analytics
2 44 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 41 (51.25%) Java
4 40 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 39 (48.75%) Algorithms
6 34 (42.50%) C++
7 33 (41.25%) Machine Learning
8 32 (40.00%) Hadoop
8 32 (40.00%) Finance
9 30 (37.50%) Python
10 28 (35.00%) Mathematics
11 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
12 26 (32.50%) Big Data
13 25 (31.25%) SQL
14 24 (30.00%) Jenkins
14 24 (30.00%) Data Structures
15 23 (28.75%) Social Media
15 23 (28.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 23 (28.75%) STL
15 23 (28.75%) Risk Analysis
15 23 (28.75%) Multithreading
15 23 (28.75%) Clustering
15 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (27.50%) R
17 21 (26.25%) MySQL
18 20 (25.00%) NoSQL
19 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
20 18 (22.50%) Apache Solr
20 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
21 17 (21.25%) Eclipse

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (22.50%) Apache Solr
2 15 (18.75%) Apache Pig
3 8 (10.00%) Confluence
3 8 (10.00%) Node.js
4 6 (7.50%) SAS
5 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.50%) Apache
6 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Mathematica
2 4 (5.00%) CPLEX
2 4 (5.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 26 (32.50%) Big Data
3 21 (26.25%) MySQL
4 20 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
6 11 (13.75%) Apache Hive
7 10 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (12.50%) Mahout
7 10 (12.50%) Impala
8 8 (10.00%) Redis
9 6 (7.50%) Data Mining
9 6 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.25%) Triplestore
11 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
3 17 (21.25%) Eclipse
4 13 (16.25%) Artifactory
5 10 (12.50%) Yeoman
6 8 (10.00%) JIRA
7 7 (8.75%) Selenium
8 2 (2.50%) Subversion
9 1 (1.25%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) Mockito
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 32 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) C++ Developer
3 15 (18.75%) Data Scientist
4 14 (17.50%) Software Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Tester
8 3 (3.75%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.50%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Research Scientist
9 2 (2.50%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.50%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Analyst
10 1 (1.25%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) STL
1 23 (28.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (13.75%) SciPy
2 11 (13.75%) Cascalog
2 11 (13.75%) RESTful
3 10 (12.50%) Pandas
3 10 (12.50%) D3.js
4 9 (11.25%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) jQuery
6 4 (5.00%) Spring
6 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.50%) HTML
7 2 (2.50%) Lucene
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
7 2 (2.50%) REST
8 1 (1.25%) CSS3
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Jena
8 1 (1.25%) OpenNLP
8 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 40 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 39 (48.75%) Algorithms
3 28 (35.00%) Mathematics
4 24 (30.00%) Data Structures
5 23 (28.75%) Social Media
5 23 (28.75%) Clustering
6 15 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.50%) Open Source
8 10 (12.50%) Statistics
9 7 (8.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (6.25%) Physics
10 5 (6.25%) Chemistry
11 4 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (5.00%) Neural Network
11 4 (5.00%) Economics
11 4 (5.00%) Informatics
11 4 (5.00%) Psychology
11 4 (5.00%) Digital Media
12 2 (2.50%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Analytics
2 44 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 33 (41.25%) Machine Learning
4 23 (28.75%) Risk Analysis
4 23 (28.75%) Multithreading
4 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 14 (17.50%) Time Series Analysis
6 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.50%) Use Case
8 10 (12.50%) Data Munging
8 10 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
8 10 (12.50%) User Stories
8 10 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (12.50%) Coaching
9 9 (11.25%) Performance Testing
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
11 6 (7.50%) Knowledge Discovery
11 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) Java
2 34 (42.50%) C++
3 30 (37.50%) Python
4 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
5 25 (31.25%) SQL
6 22 (27.50%) R
7 14 (17.50%) Clojure
8 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
9 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 10 (12.50%) VBA
10 5 (6.25%) Perl
11 4 (5.00%) Scala
11 4 (5.00%) Ruby
12 2 (2.50%) SPARQL
13 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.25%) PHP
13 1 (1.25%) XQuery
13 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) PhD
2 10 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Twitter
2 2 (2.50%) VMware
2 2 (2.50%) F5
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco
2 2 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
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