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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Natural Language Processing
London / City of London
Rank 197 267 313
Rank change year-on-year +70 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 26 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.099% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 7
Median salary £78,750 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.62% +31.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £72,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +36.47% -19.04%  

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 1889 2702 3325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.21% 38.14% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 2390 2890
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in the City of London

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 23 (74.19%) Machine Learning
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 17 (54.84%) Finance
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) NoSQL
5 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
5 13 (41.94%) Scala
6 12 (38.71%) Analytics
7 11 (35.48%) Big Data
7 11 (35.48%) Visualisation
7 11 (35.48%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
8 10 (32.26%) Python
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Degree
8 10 (32.26%) Spring
9 9 (29.03%) Ontologies
9 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
9 9 (29.03%) Publishing
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
10 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Data Acquisition
10 8 (25.81%) Spatial Analysis
10 8 (25.81%) R
10 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
12 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 5 (16.13%) Apache Solr
13 5 (16.13%) MongoDB

Natural Language Processing
Top Related 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 5 (16.13%) Apache Solr
2 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) NoSQL
2 11 (35.48%) Big Data
3 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) BigQuery
4 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Publishing
3 4 (12.90%) Games
4 2 (6.45%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Data Scientist
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Spring
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Symfony
4 3 (9.68%) Regular Expression
5 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (6.45%) D3.js
5 2 (6.45%) Doctrine
5 2 (6.45%) LAMP
5 2 (6.45%) Laravel
5 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.45%) React
6 1 (3.23%) Apache CXF
6 1 (3.23%) Keras
6 1 (3.23%) Lucene
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) TensorFlow
6 1 (3.23%) Theano
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
2 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) BBC
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Machine Learning
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Analytics
4 11 (35.48%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (35.48%) Visualisation
5 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
5 9 (29.03%) Ontologies
6 8 (25.81%) Data Acquisition
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.81%) Spatial Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) CRM
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
8 4 (12.90%) Web Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Physics
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Scala
3 10 (32.26%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) R
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) Clojure
6 4 (12.90%) Elixir
6 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Tableau
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