The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Natural Language Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 241 301
Rank change year-on-year +26 +60  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 19 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.73% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 11
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £46,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +29.41%  

Natural Language Processing is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2003 2601 3641
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.25% 41.37% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 2347 3177
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in the City of London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in the City of London.

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in the City of London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 38 (76.00%) Machine Learning
2 26 (52.00%) Python
3 24 (48.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) Java
5 19 (38.00%) Scala
6 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
7 17 (34.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
8 16 (32.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) Analytics
9 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (28.00%) Big Data
10 14 (28.00%) Algorithms
11 12 (24.00%) Visualisation
12 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.00%) R
12 11 (22.00%) .NET
12 11 (22.00%) Data Acquisition
12 11 (22.00%) Spatial Analysis
13 10 (20.00%) Graph Visualisation
13 10 (20.00%) Semantic Search
13 10 (20.00%) Spring
13 10 (20.00%) Publishing
13 10 (20.00%) Ontologies
13 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
14 9 (18.00%) Data Analytics

Natural Language Processing
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 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.00%) CloudFront
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (28.00%) Big Data
3 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.00%) BigQuery
4 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Gradle
1 2 (4.00%) Spock
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Publishing
3 7 (14.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Data Scientist
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Data Scientist
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Machine Learning Developer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) Spring
3 8 (16.00%) TensorFlow
4 7 (14.00%) CSS
5 5 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) Akka
6 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.00%) D3.js
7 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
8 1 (2.00%) Keras
8 1 (2.00%) LAMP
8 1 (2.00%) Laravel
8 1 (2.00%) Lucene
8 1 (2.00%) RESTful
8 1 (2.00%) Symfony
8 1 (2.00%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (28.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) BBC
5 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Machine Learning
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (34.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (30.00%) Analytics
5 12 (24.00%) Visualisation
6 11 (22.00%) Data Acquisition
6 11 (22.00%) Spatial Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Graph Visualisation
7 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 10 (20.00%) Ontologies
7 10 (20.00%) Semantic Search
8 9 (18.00%) Data Analytics
9 8 (16.00%) Deep Learning
9 8 (16.00%) Microservices
10 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.00%) Web Analytics
11 4 (8.00%) DevOps
11 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Python
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) Scala
4 15 (30.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) R
6 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.00%) Clojure
7 4 (8.00%) Elixir
7 4 (8.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) SPARQL
9 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) PhD
3 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) Tableau
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