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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Natural Language Processing
Rank 832 839 828
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 34 36 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.088% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 54
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £53,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +65.38%

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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Natural Language Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 34 £60,000 - 6
London -6 27 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Bristol -2 3 £47,500 -17.39%
South West -21 3 £47,500 -17.39%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 1
City of London +7 1 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South East - 1 £30,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £30,000 - 1
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing.

1 41 (56.16%) Analytics
2 36 (49.32%) Computer Science
3 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
3 33 (45.21%) Java
4 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (36.99%) SQL
5 27 (36.99%) Hadoop
5 27 (36.99%) Machine Learning
6 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
6 26 (35.62%) Algorithms
7 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
7 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
8 24 (32.88%) C++
8 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.88%) Python
8 24 (32.88%) Finance
9 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
9 22 (30.14%) NoSQL
10 21 (28.77%) Multithreading
11 20 (27.40%) Risk Analysis
11 20 (27.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 20 (27.40%) Clustering
11 20 (27.40%) STL
11 20 (27.40%) Social Media
11 20 (27.40%) Data Structures
12 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (23.29%) R
12 17 (23.29%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.92%) Amazon AWS

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.92%) Apache Pig
2 12 (16.44%) Apache Solr
3 10 (13.70%) Confluence
3 10 (13.70%) Node.js
4 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) Drupal
5 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (20.55%) Amazon S3
2 15 (20.55%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) Hadoop
2 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
3 22 (30.14%) NoSQL
4 17 (23.29%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (21.92%) Apache Hive
5 16 (21.92%) Big Data
6 15 (20.55%) Impala
6 15 (20.55%) Mahout
7 11 (15.07%) MySQL
8 10 (13.70%) Redis
9 8 (10.96%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (10.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.74%) Triplestore
10 2 (2.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
1 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.55%) Yeoman
3 11 (15.07%) Eclipse
4 10 (13.70%) JIRA
4 10 (13.70%) Artifactory
5 8 (10.96%) Selenium
6 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.48%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (4.11%) Maven
8 2 (2.74%) JUnit
8 2 (2.74%) Subversion
8 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) C++ Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Data Scientist
4 12 (16.44%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Tester
6 4 (5.48%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.48%) Tester
6 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Research Scientist
6 4 (5.48%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Design Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Semantic Web Developer
9 1 (1.37%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) STL
1 20 (27.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (20.55%) SciPy
2 15 (20.55%) D3.js
2 15 (20.55%) Cascalog
2 15 (20.55%) Pandas
3 12 (16.44%) RESTful
4 8 (10.96%) Web Services
5 4 (5.48%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) jQuery
6 3 (4.11%) REST
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Jena
7 2 (2.74%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.74%) HTML
7 2 (2.74%) EJB
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) XML
7 2 (2.74%) XSLT
7 2 (2.74%) Lucene
8 1 (1.37%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (49.32%) Computer Science
2 26 (35.62%) Algorithms
3 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
4 20 (27.40%) Clustering
4 20 (27.40%) Data Structures
4 20 (27.40%) Social Media
5 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (20.55%) Visualisation
7 12 (16.44%) Open Source
8 6 (8.22%) Statistics
9 3 (4.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (2.74%) Ontologies
10 2 (2.74%) Semantic Web
10 2 (2.74%) Linked Data
10 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Analytics
2 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
3 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.99%) Machine Learning
5 21 (28.77%) Multithreading
6 20 (27.40%) Risk Analysis
7 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.55%) Unit Testing
8 15 (20.55%) Use Case
8 15 (20.55%) Statistical Analysis
8 15 (20.55%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (20.55%) User Stories
8 15 (20.55%) Data Munging
8 15 (20.55%) Time Series Analysis
8 15 (20.55%) Coaching
9 10 (13.70%) BDD
9 10 (13.70%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Scrum
10 5 (6.85%) TDD
10 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 24 (32.88%) Python
3 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) C++
4 17 (23.29%) R
5 16 (21.92%) Clojure
6 15 (20.55%) Bash Shell
6 15 (20.55%) VBA
7 5 (6.85%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.74%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) SPARQL
8 2 (2.74%) XQuery
8 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.74%) Perl
8 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) PhD
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Twitter
2 2 (2.74%) F5
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco
2 2 (2.74%) Juniper
2 2 (2.74%) VMware
3 1 (1.37%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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