The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Artificial Intelligence in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 211 208 203
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.056% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £34,625 £17,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.67% -40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £47,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +66.66%
Artificial Intelligence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1689 1779 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.14% 32.94% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1521 1282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,740
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the West Midlands region.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 6 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £34,625 -
Artificial Intelligence
England

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence.

1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Django
2 17 (58.62%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) Flask
3 15 (51.72%) Data Mining
3 15 (51.72%) Natural Language Processing
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Big Data
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
6 11 (37.93%) Customer Engagement
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
6 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 11 (37.93%) C#
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) .NET
7 10 (34.48%) Web Services
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
7 10 (34.48%) Ajax
7 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
8 9 (31.03%) SOA
9 8 (27.59%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (13.79%) MySQL
11 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
11 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Data Mining
2 12 (41.38%) Big Data
3 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.45%) DTS
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Python Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Python/Django Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Python Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Junior
6 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Django
1 17 (58.62%) Flask
2 15 (51.72%) Natural Language Processing
3 12 (41.38%) jQuery
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 10 (34.48%) Web Services
5 10 (34.48%) Ajax
5 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) SciPy
6 2 (6.90%) NumPy
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
7 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (37.93%) Customer Engagement
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) DSDM
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
8 1 (3.45%) Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Business Objects