Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +69
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 185 252 365
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.72% 3.46% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.67% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 156 241 328
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
75th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £95,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,724 6,862 9,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.11% 94.26% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,212 6,011 8,401
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,750 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the City of London.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. 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
London Bridge +12 3 £70,000 +33.33%
Artificial Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 112 (60.54%) Python
2 66 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (31.89%) Docker
4 58 (31.35%) DevOps
4 58 (31.35%) Machine Learning
4 58 (31.35%) Finance
5 48 (25.95%) Kubernetes
6 43 (23.24%) Degree
7 42 (22.70%) Azure
7 42 (22.70%) AWS
7 42 (22.70%) SQL
8 41 (22.16%) Java
9 40 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 40 (21.62%) Analytics
10 39 (21.08%) Data Science
11 36 (19.46%) C#
12 35 (18.92%) Computer Science
13 34 (18.38%) Microservices
13 34 (18.38%) Apache Spark
14 33 (17.84%) GCP
14 33 (17.84%) Big Data
15 32 (17.30%) React
16 30 (16.22%) Hadoop
17 29 (15.68%) CSS
18 28 (15.14%) Terraform
18 28 (15.14%) Social Skills
19 27 (14.59%) Fintech
19 27 (14.59%) TypeScript
19 27 (14.59%) HTML
20 24 (12.97%) AngularJS

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 34 (18.38%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.24%) SAS
3 5 (2.70%) Apache Airflow
3 5 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (4.86%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.70%) AWS
1 42 (22.70%) Azure
2 33 (17.84%) GCP
3 8 (4.32%) Power Platform
4 6 (3.24%) PaaS
5 4 (2.16%) IaaS
5 4 (2.16%) SaaS
5 4 (2.16%) Serverless
6 3 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.08%) Azure Functions
7 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) GitHub
8 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.54%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.62%) 5G
1 3 (1.62%) Broadband
1 3 (1.62%) Network Security
2 1 (0.54%) DHCP
2 1 (0.54%) DNS
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.54%) LAN
2 1 (0.54%) PSTN
2 1 (0.54%) VPN
2 1 (0.54%) WAN
2 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.84%) Big Data
2 30 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 21 (11.35%) Apache Hive
4 19 (10.27%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.95%) Tableau
6 9 (4.86%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.32%) Power BI
7 8 (4.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.70%) Blockchain
9 4 (2.16%) Text Mining
10 3 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.54%) KDB
12 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.54%) QGIS
12 1 (0.54%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.19%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.65%) CircleCI
4 4 (2.16%) webpack
5 2 (1.08%) Checkstyle
5 2 (1.08%) Mocha
5 2 (1.08%) Moq
5 2 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (0.54%) Appium
6 1 (0.54%) Babel
6 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.54%) Gradle
6 1 (0.54%) gulp
6 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.54%) JUnit
6 1 (0.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.54%) RSpec
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (31.35%) Finance
2 28 (15.14%) Social Skills
3 12 (6.49%) Law
3 12 (6.49%) Legal
4 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.41%) Banking
5 10 (5.41%) Games
6 9 (4.86%) Advertising
7 5 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.08%) French Language
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
9 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (31.35%) Developer
2 26 (14.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (11.35%) Senior DevOps
3 21 (11.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 16 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
4 16 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.11%) Data Scientist
6 14 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (7.57%) React Developer
6 14 (7.57%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.95%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Analyst
8 10 (5.41%) Data Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) IT Manager
8 10 (5.41%) IT Programme Manager
8 10 (5.41%) Programme Manager
9 9 (4.86%) Consultant
9 9 (4.86%) Quantitative Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Python Engineer
11 6 (3.24%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.30%) React
2 29 (15.68%) CSS
3 27 (14.59%) HTML
4 24 (12.97%) AngularJS
4 24 (12.97%) HTML5
5 23 (12.43%) Node.js
6 16 (8.65%) RESTful
7 12 (6.49%) Kafka
8 11 (5.95%) TensorFlow
9 10 (5.41%) pytest
10 9 (4.86%) Redux
11 8 (4.32%) .NET
11 8 (4.32%) Vue.js
12 5 (2.70%) Sass
13 4 (2.16%) Akka
13 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET
13 4 (2.16%) CSS3
13 4 (2.16%) LESS
13 4 (2.16%) REST
13 4 (2.16%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.65%) Data Structures
2 13 (7.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.86%) Equities
4 9 (4.86%) Exotic Derivative
4 9 (4.86%) Market Risk
5 6 (3.24%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.16%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.16%) Social Media
8 3 (1.62%) Blog
8 3 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.62%) Podcast
8 3 (1.62%) User Experience
8 3 (1.62%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.08%) Bitcoin
9 2 (1.08%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.16%) Linux
2 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.54%) Unix
2 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.35%) DevOps
2 58 (31.35%) Machine Learning
3 40 (21.62%) Analytics
4 39 (21.08%) Data Science
5 35 (18.92%) Computer Science
6 34 (18.38%) Microservices
7 27 (14.59%) Fintech
8 24 (12.97%) OO
9 20 (10.81%) Open Source
10 18 (9.73%) Software Engineering
11 17 (9.19%) Project Delivery
12 16 (8.65%) Data Development
12 16 (8.65%) Natural Language Processing
12 16 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (8.11%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.57%) CRM
14 14 (7.57%) Data Analytics
14 14 (7.57%) Mathematics
15 13 (7.03%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 112 (60.54%) Python
2 42 (22.70%) SQL
3 41 (22.16%) Java
4 40 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 36 (19.46%) C#
6 27 (14.59%) TypeScript
7 22 (11.89%) Scala
8 21 (11.35%) Go
9 19 (10.27%) ES6
9 19 (10.27%) PHP
10 17 (9.19%) Kotlin
11 10 (5.41%) R
12 9 (4.86%) C++
13 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.62%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.08%) C
15 2 (1.08%) Ruby
15 2 (1.08%) Rust
16 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.54%) Cython
Qualifications
1 43 (23.24%) Degree
2 24 (12.97%) PhD
3 22 (11.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (7.57%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.62%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) MBA
7 1 (0.54%) MPhil
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.49%) Data Quality
1 12 (6.49%) QA
2 9 (4.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (4.86%) EMIR
2 9 (4.86%) MiFID
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (31.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 48 (25.95%) Kubernetes
2 28 (15.14%) Terraform
3 20 (10.81%) Ansible
4 16 (8.65%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (0.54%) AssetCenter
6 1 (0.54%) Kibana
6 1 (0.54%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (1.62%) Cloudera
2 3 (1.62%) Facebook
2 3 (1.62%) Google
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle
2 3 (1.62%) VMware
3 2 (1.08%) Alibaba
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco
3 2 (1.08%) Databricks
3 2 (1.08%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.54%) 3PAR
4 1 (0.54%) Apple
4 1 (0.54%) Aruba
4 1 (0.54%) Compaq
4 1 (0.54%) EMC
4 1 (0.54%) ESRI
4 1 (0.54%) HP
4 1 (0.54%) IBM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP