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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 740 862 768
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -94
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 182 105 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.26% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 166 85 223
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +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
37761 40947 48643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.88% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32710 34988 41575
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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
(Click see detailed
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 +129 180 £57,500 -11.53% 25
London +57 115 £57,500 -14.81% 17
South East - 36 £62,500 - 4
Oxfordshire - 28 £62,500 - 4
East of England +49 17 £40,500 -1.81% 1
Oxford - 17 £65,000 - 3
Cambridge +19 16 £40,500 -1.81% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 16 £40,500 -1.81% 1
City of London +63 14 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Ruislip - 13 £37,500 - 1
South West - 7 £42,500 - 2
Bristol - 7 £42,500 - 2
Kidlington - 7 £62,500 -
Staines - 6 £65,000 -
Surrey - 6 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £38,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
Norwich - 1 £35,000 -
Hayes - 1 £39,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 196 (66.67%) Java
2 174 (59.18%) Machine Learning
3 143 (48.64%) Python
4 131 (44.56%) Computer Science
4 131 (44.56%) Big Data
5 124 (42.18%) Degree
6 112 (38.10%) Analytics
7 99 (33.67%) Algorithms
8 90 (30.61%) PhD
9 83 (28.23%) Data Mining
10 81 (27.55%) JavaScript
10 81 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
10 81 (27.55%) R
11 77 (26.19%) Artificial Intelligence
12 67 (22.79%) Apache Spark
13 65 (22.11%) SQL
14 61 (20.75%) NoSQL
14 61 (20.75%) Hadoop
15 59 (20.07%) Data Analysis
16 58 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
17 56 (19.05%) Visualisation
18 53 (18.03%) Finance
18 53 (18.03%) Data Analytics
19 52 (17.69%) HTML
19 52 (17.69%) Statistics
20 51 (17.35%) Mathematics
21 50 (17.01%) C++
22 49 (16.67%) CSS
22 49 (16.67%) Scala
23 48 (16.33%) Git (software)

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 67 (22.79%) Apache Spark
2 35 (11.90%) Apache
3 34 (11.56%) Apache Pig
4 17 (5.78%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (5.44%) Node.js
6 7 (2.38%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.38%) SAS
7 6 (2.04%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.70%) Jetty
8 5 (1.70%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.38%) Mathematica
2 6 (2.04%) Gephi
3 5 (1.70%) GNU Octave
4 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.46%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (6.46%) GitHub
3 18 (6.12%) Amazon S3
4 17 (5.78%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.38%) Internet
2 6 (2.04%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) Firewall
4 2 (0.68%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.34%) AMQP
5 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (44.56%) Big Data
2 83 (28.23%) Data Mining
3 61 (20.75%) Hadoop
3 61 (20.75%) NoSQL
4 39 (13.27%) Apache Hive
5 34 (11.56%) SQL Server
6 30 (10.20%) MongoDB
7 27 (9.18%) Neo4j
7 27 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (6.80%) Mahout
10 19 (6.46%) Relational Database
11 17 (5.78%) Impala
12 16 (5.44%) Text Mining
13 14 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (2.72%) RDBMS
15 7 (2.38%) HBase
15 7 (2.38%) MySQL
16 6 (2.04%) Electronic Patient Records
17 5 (1.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 48 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.48%) JIRA
3 21 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 21 (7.14%) NUnit
4 19 (6.46%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.12%) Vagrant
6 17 (5.78%) Yeoman
7 15 (5.10%) Maven
8 11 (3.74%) Subversion
9 7 (2.38%) PhantomJS
9 7 (2.38%) Selenium
10 6 (2.04%) Fiddler
10 6 (2.04%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.02%) Gradle
12 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.68%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.34%) JUnit
13 1 (0.34%) Mocha
General
1 53 (18.03%) Finance
2 14 (4.76%) Banking
2 14 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.08%) Games
5 11 (3.74%) Marketing
5 11 (3.74%) Retail
6 7 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.70%) Front Office
7 5 (1.70%) Law
7 5 (1.70%) Publishing
8 2 (0.68%) Advertising
8 2 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 87 (29.59%) Developer
2 63 (21.43%) Data Scientist
3 39 (13.27%) Java Developer
4 25 (8.50%) Architect
5 24 (8.16%) Full Stack Developer
6 22 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 22 (7.48%) Senior Developer
7 19 (6.46%) Java Engineer
8 18 (6.12%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 17 (5.78%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.78%) Senior Data Scientist
9 17 (5.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (5.44%) Data Engineer
11 15 (5.10%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.76%) Consultant
13 12 (4.08%) Analytics Consultant
13 12 (4.08%) Data Architect
14 11 (3.74%) Machine Learning Developer
15 10 (3.40%) Data Consultant
15 10 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.69%) HTML
2 49 (16.67%) CSS
3 44 (14.97%) HTML5
4 40 (13.61%) Spring
5 38 (12.93%) .NET
6 34 (11.56%) D3.js
7 32 (10.88%) Web Services
8 31 (10.54%) CSS3
9 30 (10.20%) jQuery
10 29 (9.86%) AngularJS
10 29 (9.86%) ASP.NET
11 28 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (8.84%) SciPy
13 22 (7.48%) Pandas
13 22 (7.48%) scikit-learn
13 22 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (7.14%) Ajax
15 17 (5.78%) Cascalog
16 14 (4.76%) Apache CXF
17 13 (4.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 131 (44.56%) Computer Science
2 99 (33.67%) Algorithms
3 77 (26.19%) Artificial Intelligence
4 58 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (19.05%) Visualisation
6 52 (17.69%) Statistics
7 51 (17.35%) Mathematics
8 29 (9.86%) Neural Network
9 23 (7.82%) Ontologies
10 21 (7.14%) Physics
11 18 (6.12%) Clustering
12 15 (5.10%) Life Science
13 12 (4.08%) Social Media
14 10 (3.40%) Data Structures
15 9 (3.06%) Social Network
16 8 (2.72%) Fintech
17 7 (2.38%) Informatics
18 6 (2.04%) Mobile App
19 5 (1.70%) Hedge funds
19 5 (1.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.82%) Linux
2 9 (3.06%) Unix
3 4 (1.36%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.02%) Windows
5 2 (0.68%) Android
5 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) CentOS
5 2 (0.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (59.18%) Machine Learning
2 112 (38.10%) Analytics
3 81 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (20.07%) Data Analysis
5 53 (18.03%) Data Analytics
6 46 (15.65%) Information Retrieval
7 41 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 40 (13.61%) Open Source
9 36 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
10 35 (11.90%) Unit Testing
11 30 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (9.86%) MVC
13 27 (9.18%) Scrum
13 27 (9.18%) Statistical Analysis
14 25 (8.50%) Data Modelling
14 25 (8.50%) MapReduce
15 24 (8.16%) Front End Development
16 23 (7.82%) Project Management
17 21 (7.14%) Mentoring
18 20 (6.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 196 (66.67%) Java
2 143 (48.64%) Python
3 81 (27.55%) JavaScript
3 81 (27.55%) R
4 65 (22.11%) SQL
5 50 (17.01%) C++
6 49 (16.67%) Scala
7 40 (13.61%) C#
8 30 (10.20%) Perl
9 29 (9.86%) MATLAB
10 25 (8.50%) Clojure
11 23 (7.82%) Bash Shell
12 17 (5.78%) VBA
13 15 (5.10%) Ruby
14 14 (4.76%) C
15 6 (2.04%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.36%) COBOL
16 4 (1.36%) Haskell
17 3 (1.02%) Lua
17 3 (1.02%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 124 (42.18%) Degree
2 90 (30.61%) PhD
3 6 (2.04%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.38%) QA
2 6 (2.04%) SNOMED CT
3 5 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) WAI
5 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (5.78%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.02%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) iptables
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Xen
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.72%) Ansible
2 7 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.04%) Puppet
4 3 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.68%) Icinga
5 2 (0.68%) Kibana
5 2 (0.68%) Nagios
5 2 (0.68%) Salt
5 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 7 (2.38%) Remedy
2 6 (2.04%) SAP
3 5 (1.70%) IBM
4 4 (1.36%) Oracle
5 3 (1.02%) Tableau
6 2 (0.68%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) Intel
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Enterprise Technology
Salary: £70k - 100k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
CBS Butler
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Jagex Limited
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £47000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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London
Workdigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Workdigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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