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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Natural Language Processing
UK
Rank 735 806 860
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +54
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 110 141 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 114 77
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +21.05%

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
33147 38111 39265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.48% 38.05% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28631 32802 33871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 25 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +34 106 £52,500 -9.48% 18
London +52 57 £60,000 -7.69% 9
East of England +19 16 £47,500 +17.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £47,500 +17.28% 3
Cambridge +7 16 £47,500 +17.28% 3
Dorset +36 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South West +23 15 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 2
South East +21 10 £63,750 +2.00% 3
Oxfordshire -8 9 £62,500 - 3
City of London +33 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Coventry - 7 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 7 £42,500 -
Bournemouth +25 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Oxford +11 3 £65,000 +5.69% 3
Scotland +24 2 £60,000 +14.28% 2
South Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £60,000 - 2
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £60,000 -
North West -23 1 £35,000 -17.58%
Manchester -27 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Ruislip - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £92,500 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 140 (59.32%) Machine Learning
2 119 (50.42%) Java
3 114 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (47.03%) Artificial Intelligence
5 110 (46.61%) Python
6 99 (41.95%) Software Engineering
7 92 (38.98%) Degree
8 79 (33.47%) Analytics
9 78 (33.05%) Big Data
10 77 (32.63%) Computer Science
11 70 (29.66%) NoSQL
12 62 (26.27%) TDD
13 61 (25.85%) Git (software)
13 61 (25.85%) SQL
14 59 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 58 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (22.03%) RESTful
16 52 (22.03%) Algorithms
17 50 (21.19%) MongoDB
18 48 (20.34%) Visualisation
19 47 (19.92%) Data Analysis
20 45 (19.07%) Mathematics
21 42 (17.80%) PhD
22 40 (16.95%) Data Mining
23 36 (15.25%) Statistics
24 34 (14.41%) Linux
24 34 (14.41%) React
25 33 (13.98%) R
25 33 (13.98%) C++
26 32 (13.56%) Finance

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 28 (11.86%) Apache Spark
2 21 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (8.05%) Apache
4 16 (6.78%) Apache Solr
5 12 (5.08%) Apache Pig
6 11 (4.66%) SAS
7 9 (3.81%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.54%) Jetty
8 6 (2.54%) nginx
9 4 (1.69%) NServiceBus
10 3 (1.27%) Drupal
10 3 (1.27%) Tornado
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.97%) SPSS
2 4 (1.69%) S-PLUS
2 4 (1.69%) Stata
3 2 (0.85%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.85%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.42%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.39%) GitHub
3 7 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.97%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (2.97%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.42%) Heroku
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) HTTP
1 4 (1.69%) Internet
2 3 (1.27%) Firewall
2 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.42%) LAN
3 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (33.05%) Big Data
2 70 (29.66%) NoSQL
3 50 (21.19%) MongoDB
4 40 (16.95%) Data Mining
5 26 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (10.17%) Hadoop
7 22 (9.32%) Neo4j
8 21 (8.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (6.78%) SQL Server
10 14 (5.93%) MySQL
11 13 (5.51%) Apache Hive
12 9 (3.81%) Relational Database
13 8 (3.39%) Impala
13 8 (3.39%) Mahout
13 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (2.54%) Triplestore
15 5 (2.12%) Text Mining
16 4 (1.69%) HBase
16 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
17 2 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (25.85%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.71%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.78%) Subversion
4 8 (3.39%) Bitbucket
4 8 (3.39%) JIRA
4 8 (3.39%) NUnit
5 7 (2.97%) Vagrant
5 7 (2.97%) Yeoman
6 6 (2.54%) Gradle
6 6 (2.54%) Maven
6 6 (2.54%) Selenium
7 4 (1.69%) Grunt
7 4 (1.69%) gulp
7 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.69%) PhantomJS
7 4 (1.69%) Protractor
8 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (13.56%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Retail
3 14 (5.93%) Banking
3 14 (5.93%) Games
3 14 (5.93%) Publishing
4 13 (5.51%) Back Office
5 11 (4.66%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.66%) Marketing
5 11 (4.66%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.39%) Legal
7 4 (1.69%) Law
7 4 (1.69%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.85%) Front Office
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (45.34%) Developer
2 57 (24.15%) Java Developer
3 50 (21.19%) Data Scientist
3 50 (21.19%) Software Engineer
4 29 (12.29%) Java Engineer
5 21 (8.90%) Senior Data Scientist
6 19 (8.05%) Python Software Engineer
7 16 (6.78%) Research Engineer
8 14 (5.93%) Agile Developer
8 14 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.51%) Agile Java Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) PHP Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
11 11 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.24%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.03%) RESTful
2 34 (14.41%) React
3 30 (12.71%) HTML
3 30 (12.71%) Spring
4 28 (11.86%) Web Services
5 27 (11.44%) CSS
6 24 (10.17%) Node.js
7 23 (9.75%) HTML5
8 17 (7.20%) Apache CXF
8 17 (7.20%) Django
8 17 (7.20%) Flask
9 16 (6.78%) AngularJS
10 15 (6.36%) .NET
11 13 (5.51%) ASP.NET
11 13 (5.51%) D3.js
11 13 (5.51%) XML
12 12 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (4.66%) jQuery
14 10 (4.24%) scikit-learn
14 10 (4.24%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 111 (47.03%) Artificial Intelligence
2 77 (32.63%) Computer Science
3 52 (22.03%) Algorithms
4 48 (20.34%) Visualisation
5 45 (19.07%) Mathematics
6 36 (15.25%) Statistics
7 31 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (10.17%) Ontologies
9 18 (7.63%) Informatics
9 18 (7.63%) Life Science
9 18 (7.63%) Physics
10 17 (7.20%) User Experience
11 14 (5.93%) Health Informatics
12 13 (5.51%) BBC
12 13 (5.51%) Neural Network
13 11 (4.66%) Social Media
14 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
15 9 (3.81%) Economics
15 9 (3.81%) Semantic Web
16 8 (3.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.41%) Linux
2 13 (5.51%) Windows
3 11 (4.66%) Unix
4 6 (2.54%) Android
4 6 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (59.32%) Machine Learning
2 114 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (41.95%) Software Engineering
4 79 (33.47%) Analytics
5 62 (26.27%) TDD
6 58 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (19.92%) Data Analysis
8 30 (12.71%) DevOps
9 27 (11.44%) CRM
10 25 (10.59%) Data Visualisation
10 25 (10.59%) Scrum
11 24 (10.17%) Unit Testing
11 24 (10.17%) User Stories
12 23 (9.75%) Mentoring
12 23 (9.75%) OO
13 22 (9.32%) Microservices
13 22 (9.32%) Speech Recognition
14 21 (8.90%) Data Analytics
14 21 (8.90%) Open Source
15 17 (7.20%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 119 (50.42%) Java
2 110 (46.61%) Python
3 61 (25.85%) SQL
4 59 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 33 (13.98%) C++
5 33 (13.98%) R
6 31 (13.14%) C#
7 23 (9.75%) Scala
8 16 (6.78%) PHP
9 14 (5.93%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.51%) Clojure
11 10 (4.24%) Perl
12 7 (2.97%) C
12 7 (2.97%) Cypher
12 7 (2.97%) Lua
12 7 (2.97%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.97%) VBA
13 6 (2.54%) SPARQL
14 5 (2.12%) Ruby
15 4 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 92 (38.98%) Degree
2 42 (17.80%) PhD
3 6 (2.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) HIPAA
1 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 17 (7.20%) Docker
2 7 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (2.97%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Ansible
2 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (6.36%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (2.97%) IBM
3 6 (2.54%) Google
4 4 (1.69%) MEDITECH
5 2 (0.85%) Alteryx
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.85%) Splunk
5 2 (0.85%) Sun
5 2 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.42%) MapR
6 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.42%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.42%) Tableau
6 1 (0.42%) VMware
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Car Allowance + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £125000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Old Street, London
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 15 days ago