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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Natural Language Processing
UK
Rank 712 832 848
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +16
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 144 113 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 130 99 93
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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
33003 38551 39258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.28% 38.18% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28358 33232 33678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 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 21 February 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 +126 139 £58,000 +0.86% 20
London +96 83 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South West +37 17 £40,000 - 2
Dorset - 17 £40,000 - 2
South East +61 16 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Poole - 16 £40,000 - 2
City of London +37 14 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Oxfordshire +4 13 £65,000 +7.88% 2
East of England +17 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cambridge +6 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Midlands - 9 £42,500 - 1
Oxford +15 7 £65,000 - 2
Coventry - 7 £42,500 -
Scotland +29 4 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Glasgow - 4 £60,000 -
Manchester -26 2 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -27 2 £35,000 -17.58%
Hackney - 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 £65,000 - 2
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 -
Slough - 2 £65,000 - 2
Hammersmith -8 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Ruislip - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £58,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Redditch - 1 £58,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 156 (62.40%) Machine Learning
2 128 (51.20%) Java
3 119 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (45.60%) Python
5 103 (41.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 97 (38.80%) Software Engineering
7 92 (36.80%) Big Data
8 89 (35.60%) Degree
9 78 (31.20%) Computer Science
10 76 (30.40%) Analytics
10 76 (30.40%) NoSQL
11 66 (26.40%) TDD
12 63 (25.20%) Algorithms
13 60 (24.00%) Git (software)
14 58 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (23.20%) JavaScript
15 55 (22.00%) MongoDB
15 55 (22.00%) RESTful
16 53 (21.20%) SQL
17 51 (20.40%) PhD
18 48 (19.20%) Visualisation
19 43 (17.20%) Mathematics
20 41 (16.40%) Data Analysis
20 41 (16.40%) Data Mining
20 41 (16.40%) DevOps
21 38 (15.20%) Finance
22 37 (14.80%) Statistics
23 36 (14.40%) Linux
23 36 (14.40%) R
24 34 (13.60%) Analytical Skills

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 29 (11.60%) Apache Spark
2 20 (8.00%) Apache
2 20 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.40%) Apache Solr
4 10 (4.00%) Apache Pig
5 9 (3.60%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.40%) Jetty
6 6 (2.40%) nginx
6 6 (2.40%) SAS
6 6 (2.40%) Tornado
7 3 (1.20%) Drupal
7 3 (1.20%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Confluence
8 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.00%) SPSS
2 2 (0.80%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.80%) S-PLUS
2 2 (0.80%) Stata
3 1 (0.40%) Gephi
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (2.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.00%) GitHub
4 2 (0.80%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) Heroku
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.60%) HTTP
1 4 (1.60%) Internet
2 3 (1.20%) Firewall
2 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (36.80%) Big Data
2 76 (30.40%) NoSQL
3 55 (22.00%) MongoDB
4 41 (16.40%) Data Mining
5 27 (10.80%) Hadoop
6 22 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (7.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (7.20%) Neo4j
9 16 (6.40%) Apache Hive
10 12 (4.80%) MySQL
11 11 (4.40%) SQL Server
12 10 (4.00%) Text Mining
13 8 (3.20%) Relational Database
14 7 (2.80%) Impala
14 7 (2.80%) Mahout
15 6 (2.40%) HBase
16 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (1.60%) CouchDB
17 4 (1.60%) Triplestore
18 3 (1.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 60 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.40%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.40%) Subversion
4 7 (2.80%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.40%) Gradle
5 6 (2.40%) JIRA
5 6 (2.40%) Maven
5 6 (2.40%) Selenium
6 5 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.00%) NUnit
6 5 (2.00%) Yeoman
7 4 (1.60%) Grunt
7 4 (1.60%) gulp
7 4 (1.60%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.60%) Protractor
8 3 (1.20%) PhantomJS
8 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.80%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (15.20%) Finance
2 17 (6.80%) Games
3 16 (6.40%) Publishing
4 14 (5.60%) Marketing
4 14 (5.60%) Retail
5 12 (4.80%) Banking
5 12 (4.80%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.00%) Back Office
6 10 (4.00%) Legal
7 8 (3.20%) Law
7 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Front Office
8 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (45.60%) Developer
2 67 (26.80%) Java Developer
3 61 (24.40%) Data Scientist
4 40 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 33 (13.20%) Java Engineer
6 22 (8.80%) Agile Developer
7 21 (8.40%) Agile Java Developer
8 20 (8.00%) Senior Data Scientist
9 18 (7.20%) Python Software Engineer
10 16 (6.40%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 13 (5.20%) Machine Learning Developer
12 13 (5.20%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.80%) Python Developer
14 11 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
15 10 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
15 10 (4.00%) PHP Developer
16 9 (3.60%) Full Stack Developer
16 9 (3.60%) Java Software Engineer
16 9 (3.60%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.00%) RESTful
2 32 (12.80%) Spring
3 31 (12.40%) React
4 29 (11.60%) HTML
5 28 (11.20%) CSS
5 28 (11.20%) Web Services
6 22 (8.80%) Node.js
7 20 (8.00%) HTML5
8 17 (6.80%) Apache CXF
8 17 (6.80%) Django
9 16 (6.40%) Flask
10 15 (6.00%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.20%) D3.js
11 13 (5.20%) XML
12 12 (4.80%) .NET
12 12 (4.80%) Symfony
13 10 (4.00%) jQuery
13 10 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (3.60%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.60%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 78 (31.20%) Computer Science
2 63 (25.20%) Algorithms
3 34 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.80%) User Experience
5 14 (5.60%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.20%) BBC
6 13 (5.20%) Life Science
7 11 (4.40%) Fintech
8 10 (4.00%) Social Media
9 9 (3.60%) Semantic Web
10 8 (3.20%) Data Structures
10 8 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (3.20%) Social Network
11 5 (2.00%) Clustering
11 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.60%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.60%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.60%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.40%) Linux
2 13 (5.20%) Windows
3 11 (4.40%) Unix
4 6 (2.40%) Android
4 6 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (62.40%) Machine Learning
2 119 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (41.20%) Artificial Intelligence
4 97 (38.80%) Software Engineering
5 76 (30.40%) Analytics
6 66 (26.40%) TDD
7 58 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (19.20%) Visualisation
9 43 (17.20%) Mathematics
10 41 (16.40%) Data Analysis
10 41 (16.40%) DevOps
11 37 (14.80%) Statistics
12 31 (12.40%) OO
13 26 (10.40%) Data Visualisation
14 24 (9.60%) Mentoring
15 23 (9.20%) CRM
15 23 (9.20%) Ontologies
16 22 (8.80%) Open Source
17 21 (8.40%) Scrum
18 20 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 128 (51.20%) Java
2 114 (45.60%) Python
3 58 (23.20%) JavaScript
4 53 (21.20%) SQL
5 36 (14.40%) R
6 30 (12.00%) C++
6 30 (12.00%) Scala
7 21 (8.40%) C#
8 16 (6.40%) PHP
9 13 (5.20%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.40%) C
10 11 (4.40%) Perl
11 10 (4.00%) Clojure
12 7 (2.80%) Lua
12 7 (2.80%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.40%) SPARQL
14 5 (2.00%) Cypher
14 5 (2.00%) Ruby
14 5 (2.00%) VBA
15 4 (1.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (35.60%) Degree
2 51 (20.40%) PhD
3 4 (1.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) HIPAA
1 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 17 (6.80%) Docker
2 6 (2.40%) HDFS
3 5 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Ansible
1 3 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (4.80%) Google
1 12 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.20%) IBM
3 6 (2.40%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.60%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.60%) MapR
4 4 (1.60%) MEDITECH
4 4 (1.60%) Tableau
5 3 (1.20%) Alteryx
5 3 (1.20%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle
5 3 (1.20%) Sun
5 3 (1.20%) Twitter
6 2 (0.80%) Apple
6 2 (0.80%) Splunk
6 2 (0.80%) Zend
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.40%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.40%) Talend
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £10000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Empiric.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 65k DOE + Bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Hackney, London
Work Digital
Posted: 6 days ago
UK Wide
Capgemini
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon
Salary: Highly Competitive Graduate Salary
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago