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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Natural Language Processing
UK / England
Rank 665 831 813
Rank change year-on-year +166 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 162 89 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 139 79 100
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
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 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 31481 37093 37199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.02% 38.58% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27095 32264 31852
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +131 101 £70,000 +7.69% 11
South East +86 26 £65,000 +13.04% 1
South West +29 11 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England +22 10 £50,000 +17.64% 3
West Midlands - 8 £42,500 - 1
North West -16 4 £35,000 -17.58% 3
North East +3 2 £82,500 +135.71% 2
Natural Language Processing
UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 178 (68.46%) Machine Learning
2 132 (50.77%) Python
3 131 (50.38%) Java
4 118 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (38.85%) Big Data
6 96 (36.92%) Software Engineering
7 95 (36.54%) Artificial Intelligence
8 83 (31.92%) Analytics
9 82 (31.54%) Degree
10 79 (30.38%) Computer Science
10 79 (30.38%) NoSQL
11 72 (27.69%) Algorithms
12 71 (27.31%) TDD
13 67 (25.77%) PhD
14 60 (23.08%) SQL
15 59 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
15 59 (22.69%) Git (software)
16 58 (22.31%) R
17 57 (21.92%) Visualisation
18 54 (20.77%) JavaScript
19 53 (20.38%) Finance
20 52 (20.00%) RESTful
20 52 (20.00%) MongoDB
21 50 (19.23%) Data Mining
22 46 (17.69%) DevOps
23 43 (16.54%) Scala
23 43 (16.54%) Mathematics
24 42 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
25 40 (15.38%) Statistics
26 37 (14.23%) Hadoop

Natural Language Processing
Top Related 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 30 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 22 (8.46%) Apache
3 18 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (5.77%) Apache Solr
5 14 (5.38%) Apache Pig
6 10 (3.85%) Tornado
7 9 (3.46%) SAS
7 9 (3.46%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.31%) Jetty
8 6 (2.31%) nginx
9 4 (1.54%) NServiceBus
10 3 (1.15%) Drupal
11 2 (0.77%) Confluence
12 1 (0.38%) CMS
12 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.69%) SPSS
2 4 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) S-PLUS
2 4 (1.54%) Stata
3 2 (0.77%) Gephi
3 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) SPSS Modeler
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (2.31%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Heroku
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.31%) Internet
2 4 (1.54%) HTTP
3 2 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (38.85%) Big Data
2 79 (30.38%) NoSQL
3 52 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 50 (19.23%) Data Mining
5 37 (14.23%) Hadoop
6 20 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 20 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (7.31%) Neo4j
8 14 (5.38%) Text Mining
9 13 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (4.23%) SQL Server
11 10 (3.85%) HBase
11 10 (3.85%) MySQL
12 9 (3.46%) Mahout
13 8 (3.08%) Impala
13 8 (3.08%) Spotfire
14 6 (2.31%) KNIME
15 5 (1.92%) BigQuery
16 4 (1.54%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 59 (22.69%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (7.31%) Subversion
4 12 (4.62%) Vagrant
5 8 (3.08%) Selenium
6 6 (2.31%) Gradle
6 6 (2.31%) Maven
6 6 (2.31%) Yeoman
7 4 (1.54%) PhantomJS
8 3 (1.15%) JIRA
8 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.77%) Grunt
9 2 (0.77%) gulp
9 2 (0.77%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.77%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.77%) Protractor
9 2 (0.77%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.38%) Mockito
General
1 53 (20.38%) Finance
2 16 (6.15%) Games
3 15 (5.77%) Retail
4 14 (5.38%) Publishing
5 13 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.62%) Marketing
7 10 (3.85%) Banking
8 9 (3.46%) Back Office
9 8 (3.08%) Legal
9 8 (3.08%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.69%) Law
11 6 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.77%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 112 (43.08%) Developer
2 73 (28.08%) Data Scientist
3 71 (27.31%) Java Developer
4 40 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 34 (13.08%) Java Engineer
6 23 (8.85%) Agile Developer
7 22 (8.46%) Agile Java Developer
8 19 (7.31%) Python Software Engineer
8 19 (7.31%) Senior Data Scientist
8 19 (7.31%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.15%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 15 (5.77%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.00%) Python Developer
12 12 (4.62%) Machine Learning Developer
13 11 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
14 10 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
15 9 (3.46%) Senior Manager
16 8 (3.08%) Data Manager
16 8 (3.08%) PHP Developer
16 8 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (20.00%) RESTful
2 30 (11.54%) Spring
3 29 (11.15%) CSS
4 28 (10.77%) HTML
5 25 (9.62%) Web Services
6 24 (9.23%) D3.js
6 24 (9.23%) React
7 20 (7.69%) .NET
8 19 (7.31%) Node.js
9 18 (6.92%) Django
10 17 (6.54%) Flask
11 16 (6.15%) HTML5
12 14 (5.38%) Apache CXF
12 14 (5.38%) Symfony
13 12 (4.62%) XML
14 10 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (3.85%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.85%) jQuery
14 10 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (3.85%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 79 (30.38%) Computer Science
2 72 (27.69%) Algorithms
3 42 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.54%) Mobile App
5 16 (6.15%) User Experience
6 14 (5.38%) BBC
7 13 (5.00%) Data Structures
8 12 (4.62%) Fintech
9 11 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (3.85%) Social Media
10 10 (3.85%) Social Network
11 9 (3.46%) Semantic Web
12 7 (2.69%) Life Science
13 5 (1.92%) Clustering
14 4 (1.54%) Grid Computing
14 4 (1.54%) Hedge funds
15 3 (1.15%) Linked Data
15 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
16 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.08%) Linux
2 9 (3.46%) Windows
3 6 (2.31%) Unix
4 4 (1.54%) Android
4 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (68.46%) Machine Learning
2 118 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (36.92%) Software Engineering
4 95 (36.54%) Artificial Intelligence
5 83 (31.92%) Analytics
6 71 (27.31%) TDD
7 59 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (21.92%) Visualisation
9 46 (17.69%) DevOps
10 43 (16.54%) Mathematics
11 40 (15.38%) Statistics
12 36 (13.85%) OO
13 31 (11.92%) Data Visualisation
14 30 (11.54%) Open Source
15 28 (10.77%) Data Analysis
15 28 (10.77%) Deep Learning
16 25 (9.62%) Data Analytics
17 24 (9.23%) Mentoring
17 24 (9.23%) Microservices
18 23 (8.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 132 (50.77%) Python
2 131 (50.38%) Java
3 60 (23.08%) SQL
4 58 (22.31%) R
5 54 (20.77%) JavaScript
6 43 (16.54%) Scala
7 26 (10.00%) C++
8 18 (6.92%) Bash Shell
9 17 (6.54%) PHP
10 16 (6.15%) C
11 13 (5.00%) C#
11 13 (5.00%) Perl
12 12 (4.62%) Clojure
13 10 (3.85%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.69%) Lua
14 7 (2.69%) Ruby
14 7 (2.69%) VBA
15 6 (2.31%) Cypher
15 6 (2.31%) PHP 5
15 6 (2.31%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 82 (31.54%) Degree
2 67 (25.77%) PhD
3 3 (1.15%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.38%) PMO
1 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.92%) Docker
2 6 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (2.31%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.77%) Ansible
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.77%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (6.15%) Google
2 15 (5.77%) Tableau
3 11 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.85%) IBM
5 6 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.31%) Zend
6 5 (1.92%) Cloudera
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle
7 4 (1.54%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.54%) Apple
7 4 (1.54%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.54%) MapR
7 4 (1.54%) Splunk
8 3 (1.15%) Facebook
8 3 (1.15%) Twitter
9 2 (0.77%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.77%) Informatica
9 2 (0.77%) MEDITECH
9 2 (0.77%) Talend
9 2 (0.77%) TIBCO
London
Agile Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Medical and Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £10000 - £130000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 27 days ago