The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 611 859
Rank change year-on-year -23 +248  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 233 309 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.33% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.85% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 193 289 79
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +25.88%  

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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34311 36257 39433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.96% 39.20% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28955 31914 34055
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in England

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in England

Natural Language Processing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 149 £70,000 +21.73% 18
East of England +1 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South East +6 27 £84,000 +34.40% 3
West Midlands +11 5 £40,000 +6.66%
South West -7 5 £27,000 -40.00% 3
North West -37 5 £40,000 +25.00% 1
North East - 4 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £22,500 -
Natural Language Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 338 (73.64%) Machine Learning
2 275 (59.91%) Python
3 188 (40.96%) Java
4 160 (34.86%) PhD
5 154 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (30.94%) Software Engineering
7 134 (29.19%) Artificial Intelligence
8 132 (28.76%) Big Data
9 128 (27.89%) Computer Science
10 125 (27.23%) Algorithms
11 122 (26.58%) Analytics
12 111 (24.18%) Degree
13 99 (21.57%) SQL
14 93 (20.26%) TDD
15 92 (20.04%) R
16 90 (19.61%) Data Mining
17 89 (19.39%) Deep Learning
18 88 (19.17%) Finance
19 85 (18.52%) NoSQL
19 85 (18.52%) Scala
20 84 (18.30%) Statistics
21 80 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
22 79 (17.21%) Visualisation
23 77 (16.78%) Mathematics
24 71 (15.47%) Hadoop
25 69 (15.03%) C++
26 68 (14.81%) Apache Spark
27 64 (13.94%) JavaScript
28 58 (12.64%) Data Visualisation
29 55 (11.98%) Text Mining

Natural Language Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 68 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 43 (9.37%) Apache
3 39 (8.50%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (5.23%) SAS
5 21 (4.58%) Apache Solr
6 16 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.27%) Apache Pig
8 14 (3.05%) Tornado
9 11 (2.40%) Jetty
10 8 (1.74%) nginx
11 7 (1.53%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.65%) MediaWiki
12 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.44%) Confluence
14 1 (0.22%) DNN
14 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 11 (2.40%) SPSS
2 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.87%) Weka
4 3 (0.65%) S-PLUS
4 3 (0.65%) Stata
5 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (2.83%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.53%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (1.53%) CloudFront
5 7 (1.53%) Route 53
6 6 (1.31%) SaaS
7 5 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.44%) Office 365
9 1 (0.22%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) IaaS
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.96%) Internet
2 3 (0.65%) HTTP
3 2 (0.44%) LAN
3 2 (0.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (28.76%) Big Data
2 90 (19.61%) Data Mining
3 85 (18.52%) NoSQL
4 71 (15.47%) Hadoop
5 55 (11.98%) Text Mining
6 46 (10.02%) MongoDB
7 29 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (6.10%) Apache Hive
9 26 (5.66%) MySQL
10 25 (5.45%) Relational Database
11 24 (5.23%) Neo4j
12 21 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (2.83%) SQL Server
14 11 (2.40%) BigQuery
14 11 (2.40%) Spotfire
15 10 (2.18%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (2.18%) HBase
15 10 (2.18%) Redis
16 9 (1.96%) KNIME
16 9 (1.96%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 53 (11.55%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.14%) Selenium
3 15 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.27%) Subversion
4 11 (2.40%) Gradle
4 11 (2.40%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.96%) Maven
6 7 (1.53%) PhantomJS
7 5 (1.09%) Mocha
7 5 (1.09%) TestNG
7 5 (1.09%) Yeoman
8 4 (0.87%) Mockito
9 3 (0.65%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.65%) FindBugs
9 3 (0.65%) JIRA
9 3 (0.65%) JUnit
9 3 (0.65%) Log4j
9 3 (0.65%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.65%) SCons
General
1 88 (19.17%) Finance
2 29 (6.32%) Marketing
3 20 (4.36%) Games
4 18 (3.92%) Publishing
5 16 (3.49%) Retail
5 16 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.61%) Banking
7 9 (1.96%) Law
8 8 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.53%) Back Office
10 6 (1.31%) Legal
10 6 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.09%) Advertising
12 3 (0.65%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 151 (32.90%) Data Scientist
2 127 (27.67%) Developer
3 71 (15.47%) Java Developer
4 54 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 43 (9.37%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 37 (8.06%) Senior Data Scientist
7 32 (6.97%) Senior Developer
8 28 (6.10%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 26 (5.66%) Java Engineer
10 25 (5.45%) Graduate
10 25 (5.45%) Python Developer
11 19 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (4.14%) Software Developer
12 18 (3.92%) Machine Learning Developer
13 17 (3.70%) Development Manager
13 17 (3.70%) Python Software Engineer
14 15 (3.27%) Senior Software Engineer
15 14 (3.05%) Agile Developer
15 14 (3.05%) Agile Java Developer
16 12 (2.61%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.59%) RESTful
2 41 (8.93%) Spring
3 38 (8.28%) .NET
3 38 (8.28%) TensorFlow
4 32 (6.97%) CSS
5 31 (6.75%) HTML
6 30 (6.54%) AngularJS
7 27 (5.88%) D3.js
8 25 (5.45%) Node.js
8 25 (5.45%) Web Services
9 24 (5.23%) Lucene
9 24 (5.23%) Theano
10 22 (4.79%) scikit-learn
11 19 (4.14%) Hibernate
11 19 (4.14%) Kafka
12 18 (3.92%) Flask
13 17 (3.70%) Django
13 17 (3.70%) React
14 13 (2.83%) REST
15 12 (2.61%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 128 (27.89%) Computer Science
2 125 (27.23%) Algorithms
3 80 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (5.45%) Fintech
6 19 (4.14%) Data Structures
7 18 (3.92%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.92%) User Experience
8 16 (3.49%) Social Network
9 15 (3.27%) Augmented Reality
9 15 (3.27%) Social Media
10 14 (3.05%) Clustering
11 13 (2.83%) Life Science
12 9 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
12 9 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.53%) BBC
14 6 (1.31%) Grid Computing
14 6 (1.31%) Linked Data
14 6 (1.31%) Semantic Web
15 5 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.24%) Linux
2 11 (2.40%) Unix
3 6 (1.31%) Windows
4 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (73.64%) Machine Learning
2 154 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (30.94%) Software Engineering
4 134 (29.19%) Artificial Intelligence
5 122 (26.58%) Analytics
6 93 (20.26%) TDD
7 89 (19.39%) Deep Learning
8 84 (18.30%) Statistics
9 79 (17.21%) Visualisation
10 77 (16.78%) Mathematics
11 58 (12.64%) Data Visualisation
12 52 (11.33%) Neural Network
12 52 (11.33%) Physics
13 51 (11.11%) Microservices
14 50 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (10.68%) Computer Vision
16 42 (9.15%) Data Analysis
17 39 (8.50%) DevOps
18 35 (7.63%) Data Analytics
18 35 (7.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 275 (59.91%) Python
2 188 (40.96%) Java
3 99 (21.57%) SQL
4 92 (20.04%) R
5 85 (18.52%) Scala
6 69 (15.03%) C++
7 64 (13.94%) JavaScript
8 34 (7.41%) C
9 24 (5.23%) Bash Shell
10 20 (4.36%) MATLAB
11 16 (3.49%) Ruby
12 11 (2.40%) Clojure
13 10 (2.18%) C#
13 10 (2.18%) PHP
14 9 (1.96%) Fortran
14 9 (1.96%) Perl
15 7 (1.53%) VBA
16 6 (1.31%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.09%) Cypher
18 4 (0.87%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 160 (34.86%) PhD
2 111 (24.18%) Degree
3 28 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.49%) Master's Degree
5 12 (2.61%) Sun Certification
6 7 (1.53%) Postgraduate
7 6 (1.31%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.22%) GCP
3 1 (0.22%) PMO
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 18 (3.92%) Docker
2 9 (1.96%) HDFS
3 6 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.09%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.53%) Ansible
2 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Kibana
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (8.06%) Google
2 17 (3.70%) Tableau
3 15 (3.27%) IBM
3 15 (3.27%) Oracle
4 13 (2.83%) Cloudera
5 9 (1.96%) Hortonworks
5 9 (1.96%) MapR
6 8 (1.74%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.31%) Zend
9 4 (0.87%) Apple
9 4 (0.87%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.65%) Facebook
10 3 (0.65%) Splunk
10 3 (0.65%) Twitter
11 2 (0.44%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.44%) Informatica
11 2 (0.44%) Talend
11 2 (0.44%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.22%) Teradata
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Startup benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Equity + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitehall, Bristol
Cabinet Office
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75k+ Bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vinehouse Essential Ltd
Salary: £30k to £50k
Posted: 26 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago