Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 142 127
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 -
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 19 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.69% 0.99% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.10% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 12
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -28.57% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,150 £37,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £55,000 £59,625
North West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% -

Artificial Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,559 2,540 1,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.46% 90.17% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,924 1,908 1,621
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in Cheshire

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in Cheshire

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in Cheshire

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 12 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Knutsford - 2 £32,500 -
Artificial Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 7 (36.84%) Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) Coaching
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (36.84%) ERP
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
4 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
5 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Advertising
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) Python
7 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) KVM
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (15.79%) QEMU

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Blockchain
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) GitLab
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) ERP Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) IT Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) Technology Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planner
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Network Planner
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) Java EE
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) Struts
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.26%) LESS
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
3 7 (36.84%) Coaching
3 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) ERP
4 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Product Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) KVM
1 3 (15.79%) QEMU
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Chordiant
2 2 (10.53%) Cognizant
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft