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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 684 894 789
Rank change year-on-year
+210 -105
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 240 78 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.071% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.19% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 224 61 201
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -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
38220 41666 47579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.82% 38.08% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 35645 40744
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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +201 238 £60,000 -7.69% 20
London +119 158 £57,500 -11.53% 8
South East - 53 £65,000 - 5
Oxfordshire - 40 £65,000 - 3
Oxford - 28 £65,000 - 3
Ruislip - 18 £39,500 - 1
East of England +50 17 £40,500 -4.70% 4
Cambridge +19 16 £40,500 -4.70% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £40,500 -4.70% 4
City of London +68 14 £48,750 -25.00%
Kidlington - 8 £62,500 -
Surrey - 8 £110,000 - 2
Staines - 6 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 5 £40,000 -
Bristol - 4 £42,500 - 1
South West - 4 £42,500 - 1
North West - 2 £32,000 -
Harrow - 2 £35,000 -
Hayes - 1 £39,000 -
Norwich - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £29,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 212 (64.05%) Java
2 185 (55.89%) Machine Learning
3 147 (44.41%) Python
4 144 (43.50%) Analytics
5 143 (43.20%) Big Data
6 135 (40.79%) Computer Science
7 115 (34.74%) Degree
8 107 (32.33%) Algorithms
9 102 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (29.61%) Artificial Intelligence
10 98 (29.61%) PhD
11 89 (26.89%) R
12 88 (26.59%) JavaScript
12 88 (26.59%) SQL
13 79 (23.87%) Data Analysis
14 77 (23.26%) Data Mining
14 77 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
15 75 (22.66%) Data Analytics
16 69 (20.85%) Visualisation
17 68 (20.54%) HTML
18 66 (19.94%) Apache Spark
19 64 (19.34%) CSS
20 63 (19.03%) Git (software)
20 63 (19.03%) Hadoop
21 58 (17.52%) Finance
22 53 (16.01%) NoSQL
23 51 (15.41%) HTML5
24 50 (15.11%) Apache Hive
24 50 (15.11%) Mathematics
24 50 (15.11%) Statistics

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 66 (19.94%) Apache Spark
2 41 (12.39%) Apache Pig
3 33 (9.97%) Apache
4 13 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.72%) SAS
6 7 (2.11%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.91%) Jetty
8 3 (0.91%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Mathematica
2 5 (1.51%) GNU Octave
3 4 (1.21%) Gephi
4 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (8.76%) GitHub
3 27 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (7.85%) Amazon S3
5 25 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) Internet
2 6 (1.81%) HTTP
3 3 (0.91%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) AMQP
4 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (43.20%) Big Data
2 77 (23.26%) Data Mining
3 63 (19.03%) Hadoop
4 53 (16.01%) NoSQL
5 50 (15.11%) Apache Hive
6 42 (12.69%) SQL Server
7 39 (11.78%) Neo4j
8 38 (11.48%) MongoDB
9 31 (9.37%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (9.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (8.46%) Mahout
11 25 (7.55%) Impala
12 20 (6.04%) Relational Database
13 19 (5.74%) Text Mining
14 16 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (2.42%) RDBMS
15 8 (2.42%) Triplestore
16 7 (2.11%) HBase
16 7 (2.11%) MySQL
17 5 (1.51%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 63 (19.03%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.57%) JIRA
3 31 (9.37%) Bitbucket
3 31 (9.37%) NUnit
4 26 (7.85%) Vagrant
5 25 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 25 (7.55%) Yeoman
6 13 (3.93%) Maven
7 7 (2.11%) PhantomJS
7 7 (2.11%) Selenium
7 7 (2.11%) Subversion
8 6 (1.81%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.21%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.21%) JUnit
9 4 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.91%) Gradle
11 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.30%) Mocha
General
1 58 (17.52%) Finance
2 23 (6.95%) Retail
3 22 (6.65%) Banking
4 20 (6.04%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.14%) Manufacturing
6 15 (4.53%) Marketing
7 10 (3.02%) Publishing
8 8 (2.42%) Games
9 7 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.51%) Front Office
10 5 (1.51%) Law
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 97 (29.31%) Developer
2 75 (22.66%) Data Scientist
3 41 (12.39%) Java Developer
4 33 (9.97%) Architect
5 30 (9.06%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (6.95%) Software Engineer
8 22 (6.65%) Java Engineer
8 22 (6.65%) Senior Data Scientist
8 22 (6.65%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.34%) Data Architect
10 20 (6.04%) Consultant
11 18 (5.44%) C# Developer
12 17 (5.14%) Analytics Consultant
12 17 (5.14%) Data Engineer
12 17 (5.14%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 17 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.53%) Data Consultant
13 15 (4.53%) Java Architect
13 15 (4.53%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (20.54%) HTML
2 64 (19.34%) CSS
3 51 (15.41%) HTML5
4 46 (13.90%) .NET
5 41 (12.39%) D3.js
6 39 (11.78%) ASP.NET
6 39 (11.78%) CSS3
6 39 (11.78%) Spring
7 38 (11.48%) AngularJS
7 38 (11.48%) jQuery
7 38 (11.48%) KnockoutJS
8 32 (9.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 32 (9.67%) Web Services
9 31 (9.37%) Ajax
9 31 (9.37%) SciPy
10 30 (9.06%) scikit-learn
11 28 (8.46%) Pandas
12 25 (7.55%) Cascalog
13 17 (5.14%) Apache CXF
14 15 (4.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 135 (40.79%) Computer Science
2 107 (32.33%) Algorithms
3 98 (29.61%) Artificial Intelligence
4 77 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (20.85%) Visualisation
6 50 (15.11%) Mathematics
6 50 (15.11%) Statistics
7 34 (10.27%) Neural Network
8 21 (6.34%) Ontologies
9 20 (6.04%) Clustering
10 15 (4.53%) Life Science
10 15 (4.53%) Physics
10 15 (4.53%) Social Media
11 12 (3.63%) Social Network
12 11 (3.32%) Fintech
13 10 (3.02%) Data Structures
14 7 (2.11%) Informatics
15 6 (1.81%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.81%) User Experience
16 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.14%) Linux
2 11 (3.32%) Unix
3 5 (1.51%) Android
3 5 (1.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.21%) Windows
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (55.89%) Machine Learning
2 144 (43.50%) Analytics
3 102 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (23.87%) Data Analysis
5 75 (22.66%) Data Analytics
6 49 (14.80%) Information Retrieval
7 47 (14.20%) Software Engineering
8 46 (13.90%) Data Visualisation
9 41 (12.39%) Open Source
10 39 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (11.78%) MVC
10 39 (11.78%) Scrum
10 39 (11.78%) Unit Testing
11 36 (10.88%) Statistical Analysis
12 35 (10.57%) Project Management
13 32 (9.67%) Data Modelling
14 30 (9.06%) Data Protection
14 30 (9.06%) E-Commerce
14 30 (9.06%) Front End Development
15 29 (8.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 212 (64.05%) Java
2 147 (44.41%) Python
3 89 (26.89%) R
4 88 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 88 (26.59%) SQL
5 47 (14.20%) C#
6 42 (12.69%) C++
7 40 (12.08%) Scala
8 32 (9.67%) Clojure
9 29 (8.76%) MATLAB
10 28 (8.46%) Bash Shell
10 28 (8.46%) Perl
11 25 (7.55%) VBA
12 16 (4.83%) Ruby
13 15 (4.53%) C
14 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.51%) SPARQL
16 4 (1.21%) Haskell
17 2 (0.60%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 115 (34.74%) Degree
2 98 (29.61%) PhD
3 2 (0.60%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.72%) QA
2 7 (2.11%) SNOMED CT
3 6 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.60%) WAI
5 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
1 25 (7.55%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.91%) HDFS
3 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.21%) Ansible
1 4 (1.21%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (2.42%) Remedy
2 7 (2.11%) IBM
3 6 (1.81%) SAP
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.21%) Oracle
5 4 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.21%) Tableau
6 1 (0.30%) Apple
6 1 (0.30%) Facebook
6 1 (0.30%) Intel
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.30%) Twitter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 15 hours 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
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Options
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
North London
The SLR Group
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
DHI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago