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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 828 859 885
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +26
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 89 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.022% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.054% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 87 24 35
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +50.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 13 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +18 88 £50,000 -4.76% 9
London +9 70 £51,250 -8.88% 6
Bristol - 9 £37,500 - 1
South West - 9 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 7 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 7 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge +3 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England -13 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire -15 1 £67,500 +28.57% 1
South East -25 1 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Slough - 1 £67,500 - 1

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 84 (68.85%) Java
2 74 (60.66%) Software Engineering
3 71 (58.20%) Machine Learning
4 49 (40.16%) Mathematics
5 46 (37.70%) Big Data
6 44 (36.07%) Degree
7 43 (35.25%) Computer Science
8 41 (33.61%) Python
8 41 (33.61%) Android
9 39 (31.97%) Hadoop
10 37 (30.33%) NoSQL
11 31 (25.41%) Clojure
11 31 (25.41%) TDD
12 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (24.59%) Smartphone
12 30 (24.59%) Scala
13 28 (22.95%) Android Development
13 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
14 26 (21.31%) Apple iOS
15 25 (20.49%) OO
16 22 (18.03%) Artificial Intelligence
16 22 (18.03%) iOS Development
17 20 (16.39%) R
17 20 (16.39%) Data Mining
17 20 (16.39%) SQL
18 19 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (15.57%) iOS SDK
18 19 (15.57%) MapReduce
19 18 (14.75%) Mobile App
19 18 (14.75%) Statistics

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (9.84%) Apache Solr
2 11 (9.02%) Node.js
3 6 (4.92%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
5 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.82%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Heroku
3 1 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) Big Data
2 39 (31.97%) Hadoop
3 37 (30.33%) NoSQL
4 20 (16.39%) Data Mining
5 15 (12.30%) Apache Hive
5 15 (12.30%) MongoDB
6 14 (11.48%) Mahout
7 12 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (9.84%) MySQL
8 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (5.74%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (5.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.46%) Redis
10 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.64%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.74%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.92%) Artifactory
3 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.92%) Selenium
4 5 (4.10%) FitNesse
5 4 (3.28%) Yeoman
6 2 (1.64%) JIRA
7 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.82%) Publishing
3 1 (0.82%) Marketing
3 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (68.85%) Developer
2 25 (20.49%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Programmer
4 19 (15.57%) Android Developer
5 16 (13.11%) Data Scientist
6 15 (12.30%) iOS Developer
7 12 (9.84%) Python Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Java Programmer
10 6 (4.92%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Consultant
11 5 (4.10%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Python/Django Developer
12 4 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Data Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) iOS SDK
1 19 (15.57%) MapReduce
2 15 (12.30%) RESTful
3 14 (11.48%) Web Services
4 12 (9.84%) Flask
4 12 (9.84%) Django
5 10 (8.20%) Backbone.js
6 9 (7.38%) LAMP
7 7 (5.74%) WPF
7 7 (5.74%) jQuery
7 7 (5.74%) REST
7 7 (5.74%) SciPy
8 6 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (4.92%) Spring
8 6 (4.92%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.92%) HTML
9 5 (4.10%) CSS
9 5 (4.10%) Flash
9 5 (4.10%) Java EE
9 5 (4.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (58.20%) Machine Learning
2 49 (40.16%) Mathematics
3 43 (35.25%) Computer Science
4 30 (24.59%) Smartphone
5 22 (18.03%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (14.75%) Mobile App
6 18 (14.75%) Statistics
7 17 (13.93%) Social Media
8 15 (12.30%) iPhone
9 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
10 10 (8.20%) Open Source
11 9 (7.38%) Psychology
11 9 (7.38%) Physics
12 6 (4.92%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.82%) Clustering
13 1 (0.82%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.82%) Biology
13 1 (0.82%) RIA
13 1 (0.82%) Social Network
13 1 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.61%) Android
2 26 (21.31%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.74%) Windows
4 5 (4.10%) Linux
5 2 (1.64%) UNIX
6 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.66%) Software Engineering
2 31 (25.41%) TDD
3 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.95%) Android Development
5 25 (20.49%) OO
6 22 (18.03%) iOS Development
7 19 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.66%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.84%) Analytics
10 11 (9.02%) OOP
11 7 (5.74%) Scrum
12 6 (4.92%) User Stories
12 6 (4.92%) MVVM
12 6 (4.92%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (4.92%) SOA
13 5 (4.10%) Statistical Analysis
13 5 (4.10%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.10%) Use Case
13 5 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (4.10%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.85%) Java
2 41 (33.61%) Python
3 31 (25.41%) Clojure
4 30 (24.59%) Scala
5 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 20 (16.39%) R
6 20 (16.39%) SQL
7 13 (10.66%) Erlang
8 11 (9.02%) C++
9 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.56%) C#
10 8 (6.56%) Perl
11 5 (4.10%) Ruby
12 4 (3.28%) VBA
13 2 (1.64%) Groovy
13 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.64%) C
14 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 44 (36.07%) Degree
2 17 (13.93%) PhD
3 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Twitter
2 1 (0.82%) Google
2 1 (0.82%) ParAccel
2 1 (0.82%) Rackspace
2 1 (0.82%) Facebook
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitek Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary, plus 29 days Holiday and Group Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
CPS Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago