Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 75 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +55
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 233 208 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.14% 3.80% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 4.03% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 194 199 367
10th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £114,250 £97,500 £111,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% +3.57%

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 5,360 5,166 9,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.27% 94.29% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,784 4,546 8,625
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +1.56%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £98,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 1 £70,000 -
Artificial Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 123 (52.79%) Python
2 77 (33.05%) Data Science
3 72 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (29.61%) Machine Learning
5 68 (29.18%) Docker
6 63 (27.04%) React
7 59 (25.32%) Social Skills
8 56 (24.03%) Fintech
9 54 (23.18%) Kubernetes
9 54 (23.18%) DevOps
9 54 (23.18%) AWS
10 51 (21.89%) Azure
11 47 (20.17%) Finance
12 46 (19.74%) SQL
13 44 (18.88%) Java
14 43 (18.45%) Node.js
14 43 (18.45%) Analytics
14 43 (18.45%) GCP
15 42 (18.03%) Apache Spark
16 38 (16.31%) JavaScript
17 37 (15.88%) Computer Science
17 37 (15.88%) Big Data
17 37 (15.88%) Terraform
18 36 (15.45%) Degree
19 31 (13.30%) Hadoop
19 31 (13.30%) C#
19 31 (13.30%) CSS
19 31 (13.30%) Microservices
20 29 (12.45%) Redux
20 29 (12.45%) HTML

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 42 (18.03%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.43%) Apache Airflow
4 7 (3.00%) SAS
5 3 (1.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.29%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.72%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.18%) AWS
2 51 (21.89%) Azure
3 43 (18.45%) GCP
4 13 (5.58%) SaaS
5 12 (5.15%) Power Platform
6 9 (3.86%) PaaS
7 4 (1.72%) Serverless
8 3 (1.29%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.29%) IaaS
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.86%) Azure LUIS
9 2 (0.86%) Azure Storage
9 2 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.72%) Network Security
2 3 (1.29%) 5G
2 3 (1.29%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.43%) PSTN
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.88%) Big Data
2 31 (13.30%) Hadoop
3 18 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.30%) Apache Hive
5 14 (6.01%) Tableau
6 12 (5.15%) Power BI
7 8 (3.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.00%) Blockchain
9 6 (2.58%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.58%) KDB
9 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.29%) Amazon Athena
12 3 (1.29%) Metadata
13 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.86%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.86%) Parquet
13 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (9.01%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.73%) CircleCI
3 15 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.72%) Moq
4 4 (1.72%) NUnit
5 2 (0.86%) Appium
5 2 (0.86%) Checkstyle
5 2 (0.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.86%) JIRA
5 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.86%) Spock
6 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.43%) Gradle
6 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 59 (25.32%) Social Skills
2 47 (20.17%) Finance
3 14 (6.01%) Banking
4 10 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.29%) Legal
5 9 (3.86%) Advertising
5 9 (3.86%) Games
6 8 (3.43%) Law
7 6 (2.58%) Front Office
7 6 (2.58%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.58%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (2.15%) Marketing
8 5 (2.15%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (1.72%) Retail
10 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.86%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.86%) Publishing
11 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 85 (36.48%) Developer
2 31 (13.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (12.88%) React Developer
4 28 (12.02%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (10.73%) Node.js Developer
6 23 (9.87%) Senior DevOps
6 23 (9.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 19 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 19 (8.15%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.73%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.87%) Data Scientist
10 14 (6.01%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Senior React Developer
11 13 (5.58%) Data Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) Consultant
14 9 (3.86%) Apache Spark Developer
14 9 (3.86%) Architect
14 9 (3.86%) Data Manager
14 9 (3.86%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.04%) React
2 43 (18.45%) Node.js
3 31 (13.30%) CSS
4 29 (12.45%) HTML
4 29 (12.45%) Redux
5 26 (11.16%) HTML5
6 24 (10.30%) AngularJS
7 18 (7.73%) TensorFlow
8 15 (6.44%) RESTful
9 12 (5.15%) Kafka
10 11 (4.72%) pytest
11 9 (3.86%) .NET
11 9 (3.86%) Akka
12 7 (3.00%) Keras
13 6 (2.58%) Django
13 6 (2.58%) LESS
13 6 (2.58%) NumPy
13 6 (2.58%) Sass
14 5 (2.15%) MXNet
14 5 (2.15%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.15%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.58%) Equities
4 6 (2.58%) Fixed Income
4 6 (2.58%) User Experience
5 5 (2.15%) Exotic Derivative
5 5 (2.15%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.72%) Blog
7 3 (1.29%) Podcast
7 3 (1.29%) Social Media
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.86%) Bitcoin
8 2 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.86%) NHS
8 2 (0.86%) Robotics
8 2 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.29%) Linux
2 6 (2.58%) Unix
3 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (33.05%) Data Science
2 72 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (29.61%) Machine Learning
4 56 (24.03%) Fintech
5 54 (23.18%) DevOps
6 43 (18.45%) Analytics
7 37 (15.88%) Computer Science
8 31 (13.30%) Microservices
9 25 (10.73%) Software Engineering
10 19 (8.15%) Data Analytics
10 19 (8.15%) Natural Language Processing
11 18 (7.73%) Data Development
11 18 (7.73%) Deep Learning
11 18 (7.73%) OO
12 17 (7.30%) Data Engineering
13 16 (6.87%) Open Source
14 15 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.44%) Project Delivery
14 15 (6.44%) Visualisation
15 14 (6.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 123 (52.79%) Python
2 46 (19.74%) SQL
3 44 (18.88%) Java
4 38 (16.31%) JavaScript
5 31 (13.30%) C#
6 26 (11.16%) TypeScript
7 25 (10.73%) Go
8 24 (10.30%) Scala
9 16 (6.87%) R
10 15 (6.44%) ES6
10 15 (6.44%) Kotlin
10 15 (6.44%) PHP
11 6 (2.58%) C++
11 6 (2.58%) Perl
11 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.15%) Rust
13 4 (1.72%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (15.45%) Degree
2 25 (10.73%) PhD
3 23 (9.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.86%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.86%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CISM
6 1 (0.43%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) MBA
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.58%) QA
2 9 (3.86%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.15%) EMIR
3 5 (2.15%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (29.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 54 (23.18%) Kubernetes
2 37 (15.88%) Terraform
3 25 (10.73%) Ansible
4 18 (7.73%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.86%) Consul
5 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.86%) Packer
5 2 (0.86%) Puppet
6 1 (0.43%) AssetCenter
6 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.43%) Kibana
6 1 (0.43%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.15%) Cloudera
2 5 (2.15%) Google
2 5 (2.15%) IBM
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.29%) Facebook
5 2 (0.86%) Databricks
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle
5 2 (0.86%) VMware
6 1 (0.43%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.43%) Alibaba
6 1 (0.43%) Apple
6 1 (0.43%) Aruba
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco
6 1 (0.43%) Compaq
6 1 (0.43%) EMC
6 1 (0.43%) ESRI
6 1 (0.43%) HP
6 1 (0.43%) Pega
6 1 (0.43%) SAP