Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 87 125
Rank change year-on-year +36 +38 -42
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 196 102 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.15% 3.18% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 3.52% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 69 94 126
10th Percentile £29,600 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £43,750 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £63,250 £73,438 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,290 2,898 6,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.83% 90.28% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,482 2,225 5,117
10th Percentile £29,025 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the East of England.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire +9 115 £35,000 -33.33% 36
Hertfordshire -14 53 £80,000 +33.33% 6
Norfolk - 11 £45,000 -
Essex +10 9 £59,500 +70.00% 4
Bedfordshire -5 8 £60,500 +34.44%
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 106 (54.08%) Machine Learning
2 83 (42.35%) Python
3 78 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (38.27%) AWS
5 72 (36.73%) Software Engineering
6 67 (34.18%) Data Science
7 57 (29.08%) Java
8 52 (26.53%) Social Skills
9 51 (26.02%) Degree
10 47 (23.98%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (21.94%) DevOps
12 41 (20.92%) SQL
13 40 (20.41%) Big Data
14 38 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (18.88%) C++
16 35 (17.86%) Robotics
17 34 (17.35%) JavaScript
18 33 (16.84%) Law
18 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
18 33 (16.84%) Analytics
18 33 (16.84%) React
19 29 (14.80%) Data Engineering
20 28 (14.29%) Docker
20 28 (14.29%) PhD
20 28 (14.29%) Life Science
20 28 (14.29%) Mathematics
21 27 (13.78%) Retail
22 26 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
23 25 (12.76%) Pair Programming
23 25 (12.76%) Algorithms

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (10.20%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.57%) SAS
3 5 (2.55%) Apache
3 5 (2.55%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.53%) Confluence
4 3 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.57%) Simulink
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 75 (38.27%) AWS
2 14 (7.14%) Azure
2 14 (7.14%) GCP
3 11 (5.61%) Serverless
4 9 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.04%) SaaS
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.02%) GitHub
8 2 (1.02%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.53%) LAN
2 3 (1.53%) WAN
3 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.41%) Big Data
2 18 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 14 (7.14%) Tableau
4 12 (6.12%) Data Mining
4 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.59%) MySQL
6 8 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.08%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.55%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.55%) ClickHouse
8 5 (2.55%) Data Lake
8 5 (2.55%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (2.55%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.53%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.61%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (3.57%) GitLab
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.53%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.53%) JIRA
6 3 (1.53%) Pylint
6 3 (1.53%) Selenium
6 3 (1.53%) Sourcetree
6 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.02%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.02%) NetBeans
General
1 52 (26.53%) Social Skills
2 47 (23.98%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (16.84%) Law
4 27 (13.78%) Retail
5 26 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (9.18%) Finance
7 16 (8.16%) Manufacturing
8 14 (7.14%) Games
9 13 (6.63%) Marketing
10 8 (4.08%) Avionics
10 8 (4.08%) Military
11 6 (3.06%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (3.06%) Social Science
12 5 (2.55%) Automotive
12 5 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (2.55%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (2.04%) Local Government
13 4 (2.04%) Police
13 4 (2.04%) Public Sector
14 3 (1.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 42 (21.43%) Developer
2 41 (20.92%) Software Engineer
3 32 (16.33%) Graduate
4 22 (11.22%) Graduate Developer
4 22 (11.22%) Software Developer
5 21 (10.71%) Architect
5 21 (10.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 21 (10.71%) Graduate Software Developer
5 21 (10.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 20 (10.20%) C++ Developer
6 20 (10.20%) C++ Software Developer
6 20 (10.20%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (10.20%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 20 (10.20%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 20 (10.20%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (9.69%) Java Engineer
8 15 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (6.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.84%) React
2 22 (11.22%) Node.js
3 17 (8.67%) RESTful
4 15 (7.65%) Django
5 12 (6.12%) Flask
6 10 (5.10%) .NET
6 10 (5.10%) Spring
7 9 (4.59%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.59%) Pylons
7 9 (4.59%) TensorFlow
7 9 (4.59%) Vue.js
8 7 (3.57%) CSS
8 7 (3.57%) HTML
8 7 (3.57%) OpenCV
8 7 (3.57%) PyTorch
8 7 (3.57%) Redux
9 6 (3.06%) JSON
9 6 (3.06%) scikit-learn
10 5 (2.55%) Shiny
10 5 (2.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.86%) Robotics
2 28 (14.29%) Life Science
3 25 (12.76%) Algorithms
4 20 (10.20%) Social Media
5 15 (7.65%) Public Cloud
6 10 (5.10%) Taxonomies
7 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.57%) Cloud Native
8 7 (3.57%) Legacy Systems
9 6 (3.06%) Mobile App
9 6 (3.06%) User Experience
10 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.04%) FMCG
11 4 (2.04%) NHS
12 3 (1.53%) Biotechnology
12 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.53%) Pharmacovigilance
12 3 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.16%) Linux
2 8 (4.08%) Windows
3 6 (3.06%) Android
3 6 (3.06%) Unix
4 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.04%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Debian
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.08%) Machine Learning
2 78 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (36.73%) Software Engineering
4 67 (34.18%) Data Science
5 43 (21.94%) DevOps
6 38 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (16.84%) Analytics
7 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
8 29 (14.80%) Data Engineering
9 28 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 25 (12.76%) Pair Programming
11 21 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 21 (10.71%) Open Source
12 19 (9.69%) Front End Development
13 18 (9.18%) Visualisation
14 17 (8.67%) Scrum
14 17 (8.67%) TDD
15 16 (8.16%) Decision-Making
15 16 (8.16%) Validation
16 15 (7.65%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (42.35%) Python
2 57 (29.08%) Java
3 41 (20.92%) SQL
4 37 (18.88%) C++
5 34 (17.35%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.16%) MATLAB
7 14 (7.14%) C#
8 13 (6.63%) R
9 12 (6.12%) C
10 8 (4.08%) Java 8
11 7 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.57%) VBA
12 5 (2.55%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.55%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.04%) Perl
14 3 (1.53%) ES6
14 3 (1.53%) Ruby
14 3 (1.53%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.02%) Scala
16 1 (0.51%) Julia
Qualifications
1 51 (26.02%) Degree
2 28 (14.29%) PhD
3 8 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.55%) Master's Degree
4 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.04%) DBS Check
5 4 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.61%) GxP
2 6 (3.06%) CDISC
2 6 (3.06%) Good Clinical Practice
3 4 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.02%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (14.29%) Docker
2 5 (2.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) HDFS
4 1 (0.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 22 (11.22%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.08%) Terraform
3 7 (3.57%) Grafana
3 7 (3.57%) Prometheus
4 5 (2.55%) Mesos
5 3 (1.53%) Ansible
5 3 (1.53%) Kubeflow
6 2 (1.02%) SCCM
7 1 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 18 (9.18%) Google
2 17 (8.67%) Facebook
2 17 (8.67%) Instagram
3 14 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (2.55%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.04%) NEC
5 4 (2.04%) Northgate
5 4 (2.04%) VMware
6 3 (1.53%) Apple
6 3 (1.53%) Dataiku
6 3 (1.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.02%) IBM
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.51%) SAP