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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 195 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 19 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 0
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.03%
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
1570 1509 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.86% 30.80% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1276 1221
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,104 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(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
Warwickshire -2 14 £57,500 +9.52%
Birmingham - 5 - -
Artificial Intelligence
England

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Python
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 14 (70.00%) Data Mining
4 12 (60.00%) Django
5 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
6 9 (45.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (45.00%) Flask
7 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (30.00%) Google
8 6 (30.00%) Big Data
9 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 5 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
9 5 (25.00%) GNU Octave
9 5 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
9 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
9 5 (25.00%) Probability Theory
9 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
9 5 (25.00%) Fortran
9 5 (25.00%) PhD
9 5 (25.00%) C
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) C++
9 5 (25.00%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) GNU Octave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (30.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Python Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Scientist
4 3 (15.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Django
2 9 (45.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (45.00%) Flask
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (25.00%) Physics
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Statistics
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
5 5 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
5 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
5 5 (25.00%) Probability Theory
5 5 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Fortran
2 5 (25.00%) C
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (15.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google