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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 783 822 878
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +56
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 93 163 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80 133 88
Median salary £53,750 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +13.51%

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
35271 41088 41896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.16% 38.30% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30457 35269 36009
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 22 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 7 December 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
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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 +25 88 £53,750 -12.24% 15
London +59 66 £57,500 -14.81% 7
Cambridge +9 11 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £42,500 +4.93% 2
East of England +3 11 £42,500 +4.93% 2
City of London +41 9 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Dorset +19 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South West +9 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South Wales - 4 £42,500 -
Poole - 4 £40,000 - 2
Wales - 4 £42,500 -
Bournemouth +20 2 £37,500 -16.66%
South East +10 2 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Manchester -7 2 £27,500 -15.38%
North West -15 2 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Ruislip - 2 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire -17 1 £52,500 -16.00% 1
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 2
Coventry - 1 £42,500 - 2
Surrey - 1 £92,500 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 144 (52.94%) Machine Learning
2 143 (52.57%) Java
3 126 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (46.32%) Artificial Intelligence
4 114 (41.91%) Python
5 101 (37.13%) Software Engineering
6 100 (36.76%) Analytics
7 91 (33.46%) Degree
8 90 (33.09%) Big Data
9 88 (32.35%) Computer Science
10 76 (27.94%) SQL
11 72 (26.47%) Algorithms
12 69 (25.37%) JavaScript
13 63 (23.16%) Git (software)
14 58 (21.32%) Visualisation
15 57 (20.96%) PhD
16 54 (19.85%) Data Analysis
17 52 (19.12%) NoSQL
18 51 (18.75%) Mathematics
19 50 (18.38%) C#
20 49 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (18.01%) TDD
21 47 (17.28%) HTML
22 45 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
23 43 (15.81%) CSS
24 40 (14.71%) Statistics
24 40 (14.71%) MongoDB
25 39 (14.34%) R
25 39 (14.34%) HTML5
26 38 (13.97%) React

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 31 (11.40%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.99%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (5.88%) Apache
4 14 (5.15%) Apache Pig
5 11 (4.04%) Apache Solr
5 11 (4.04%) SAS
6 6 (2.21%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.10%) Drupal
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Jetty
9 1 (0.37%) nginx
9 1 (0.37%) Tornado
9 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.84%) SPSS
2 3 (1.10%) S-PLUS
2 3 (1.10%) Stata
3 2 (0.74%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.74%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.37%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.46%) GitHub
2 20 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (4.04%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (4.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) Internet
2 4 (1.47%) HTTP
3 3 (1.10%) Firewall
3 3 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.74%) LAN
4 2 (0.74%) WAN
5 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (33.09%) Big Data
2 52 (19.12%) NoSQL
3 40 (14.71%) MongoDB
4 33 (12.13%) Hadoop
5 32 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 31 (11.40%) Data Mining
6 31 (11.40%) Neo4j
7 27 (9.93%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (6.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (6.25%) Apache Hive
11 12 (4.41%) MySQL
11 12 (4.41%) Triplestore
12 11 (4.04%) Impala
12 11 (4.04%) Mahout
13 9 (3.31%) Relational Database
14 7 (2.57%) Text Mining
15 5 (1.84%) OrientDB
16 3 (1.10%) HBase
16 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (23.16%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 28 (10.29%) JIRA
4 23 (8.46%) Bitbucket
4 23 (8.46%) NUnit
5 11 (4.04%) Vagrant
5 11 (4.04%) Yeoman
6 9 (3.31%) Subversion
7 8 (2.94%) Maven
8 6 (2.21%) PhantomJS
8 6 (2.21%) Selenium
9 5 (1.84%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.84%) JUnit
10 4 (1.47%) Grunt
10 4 (1.47%) gulp
10 4 (1.47%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.47%) Protractor
11 3 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 36 (13.24%) Finance
2 21 (7.72%) Publishing
3 17 (6.25%) Retail
4 15 (5.51%) Banking
5 13 (4.78%) Marketing
6 12 (4.41%) Games
6 12 (4.41%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.41%) Telecoms
7 11 (4.04%) Back Office
8 4 (1.47%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.74%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (41.18%) Developer
2 59 (21.69%) Software Engineer
3 52 (19.12%) Java Developer
4 51 (18.75%) Data Scientist
5 32 (11.76%) Java Engineer
6 23 (8.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (7.72%) Senior Data Scientist
9 19 (6.99%) Java Software Developer
10 18 (6.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (5.88%) Architect
11 16 (5.88%) Research Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) C# Developer
12 15 (5.51%) Data Architect
12 15 (5.51%) Machine Learning Engineer
13 13 (4.78%) Python Software Engineer
14 11 (4.04%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
14 11 (4.04%) Data Engineer
14 11 (4.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 11 (4.04%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.28%) HTML
2 43 (15.81%) CSS
3 39 (14.34%) HTML5
4 38 (13.97%) React
4 38 (13.97%) Spring
5 37 (13.60%) RESTful
6 31 (11.40%) .NET
7 30 (11.03%) ASP.NET
7 30 (11.03%) Web Services
8 29 (10.66%) KnockoutJS
9 28 (10.29%) AngularJS
10 26 (9.56%) jQuery
11 24 (8.82%) Node.js
12 23 (8.46%) Ajax
12 23 (8.46%) CSS3
12 23 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (6.99%) D3.js
14 17 (6.25%) Apache CXF
15 14 (5.15%) XML
16 13 (4.78%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 126 (46.32%) Artificial Intelligence
2 88 (32.35%) Computer Science
3 72 (26.47%) Algorithms
4 58 (21.32%) Visualisation
5 51 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 45 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (14.71%) Statistics
8 30 (11.03%) Ontologies
9 21 (7.72%) Life Science
10 20 (7.35%) Physics
11 18 (6.62%) Neural Network
11 18 (6.62%) User Experience
12 16 (5.88%) Informatics
13 15 (5.51%) Social Media
14 14 (5.15%) Health Informatics
15 12 (4.41%) Clustering
16 11 (4.04%) BBC
17 10 (3.68%) Fintech
17 10 (3.68%) Semantic Web
18 8 (2.94%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.72%) Linux
2 12 (4.41%) Windows
3 11 (4.04%) Unix
4 8 (2.94%) Android
4 8 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (52.94%) Machine Learning
2 126 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (37.13%) Software Engineering
4 100 (36.76%) Analytics
5 54 (19.85%) Data Analysis
6 49 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (18.01%) TDD
7 37 (13.60%) Scrum
8 33 (12.13%) Data Analytics
9 32 (11.76%) Information Retrieval
9 32 (11.76%) Microservices
10 31 (11.40%) MVC
11 29 (10.66%) Data Visualisation
12 28 (10.29%) Unit Testing
13 26 (9.56%) User Stories
14 24 (8.82%) Sentiment Analysis
15 23 (8.46%) CRM
15 23 (8.46%) Front End Development
15 23 (8.46%) Multithreading
15 23 (8.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 143 (52.57%) Java
2 114 (41.91%) Python
3 76 (27.94%) SQL
4 69 (25.37%) JavaScript
5 50 (18.38%) C#
6 39 (14.34%) R
7 33 (12.13%) C++
8 19 (6.99%) Scala
9 17 (6.25%) Clojure
10 15 (5.51%) PHP
11 14 (5.15%) Bash Shell
12 11 (4.04%) Cypher
12 11 (4.04%) VBA
13 10 (3.68%) Perl
13 10 (3.68%) SPARQL
14 7 (2.57%) MATLAB
15 6 (2.21%) Lua
16 5 (1.84%) C
17 4 (1.47%) Ruby
18 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (33.46%) Degree
2 57 (20.96%) PhD
3 6 (2.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.10%) HIPAA
1 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.10%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (4.78%) Docker
2 11 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (4.04%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.84%) HDFS
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (2.57%) IBM
3 5 (1.84%) Apple
4 4 (1.47%) Google
4 4 (1.47%) MEDITECH
5 2 (0.74%) Alteryx
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.74%) Sun
5 2 (0.74%) Twitter
6 1 (0.37%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.37%) MapR
6 1 (0.37%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.37%) Splunk
6 1 (0.37%) Tableau
6 1 (0.37%) VMware
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
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Salary: £competitive + benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Coventry
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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