Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 92 154
Rank change year-on-year +10 +62 +136
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 1,079 1,940 1,656
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.87% 3.39% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 3.65% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,680 1,486
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £111,250 £118,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,026 53,215 65,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.45% 93.10% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21,001 43,236 52,388
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in London

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in London.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in London

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in London

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the London region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Central London +9 227 £75,000 - 31
West London +33 30 £65,000 -3.70% 19
South London +41 26 £60,000 -16.67% 1
East London +18 15 £49,971 +13.22% 3
North London +9 5 £55,000 - 1
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 469 (43.47%) Machine Learning
2 460 (42.63%) Python
3 423 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
4 382 (35.40%) AWS
5 322 (29.84%) JavaScript
6 307 (28.45%) Finance
7 279 (25.86%) Java
8 278 (25.76%) Software Engineering
9 258 (23.91%) Analytics
10 255 (23.63%) Data Science
11 206 (19.09%) Docker
12 201 (18.63%) Azure
13 198 (18.35%) DevOps
14 185 (17.15%) SQL
15 182 (16.87%) Degree
15 182 (16.87%) Big Data
16 173 (16.03%) Kubernetes
17 150 (13.90%) Computer Science
18 144 (13.35%) GCP
19 142 (13.16%) React
20 138 (12.79%) C#
21 136 (12.60%) Web Services
22 126 (11.68%) NoSQL
23 125 (11.58%) Microservices
23 125 (11.58%) Fintech
24 123 (11.40%) Algorithms
25 115 (10.66%) Banking
26 113 (10.47%) Asset Management
27 112 (10.38%) Natural Language Processing
28 107 (9.92%) Apache Spark

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 107 (9.92%) Apache Spark
2 24 (2.22%) Apache
3 22 (2.04%) Apache Airflow
3 22 (2.04%) Confluence
4 18 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.48%) SAS
6 8 (0.74%) CMS
6 8 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 8 (0.74%) WordPress
7 6 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.46%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.37%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.37%) Luigi
10 2 (0.19%) JBoss
10 2 (0.19%) Resin
10 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.19%) Tornado
10 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.093%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (4.36%) Chatbot
2 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.93%) Sketch
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.37%) InVision
6 2 (0.19%) Figma
6 2 (0.19%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.093%) Blender
7 1 (0.093%) EViews
7 1 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.093%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.093%) SPSS
7 1 (0.093%) Stata
Business Applications
1 37 (3.43%) FINCAD Analytics
2 7 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.093%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.093%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.093%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.093%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 382 (35.40%) AWS
2 201 (18.63%) Azure
3 144 (13.35%) GCP
4 54 (5.00%) Power Platform
5 46 (4.26%) SaaS
6 40 (3.71%) OpenShift
7 34 (3.15%) Serverless
8 30 (2.78%) PaaS
9 26 (2.41%) GitHub
10 25 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (2.04%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.58%) Amazon EMR
13 16 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (1.20%) Office 365
15 12 (1.11%) Slack
16 11 (1.02%) IaaS
17 10 (0.93%) Amazon EKS
17 10 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
17 10 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
18 9 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.67%) Firewall
2 13 (1.20%) Network Security
3 9 (0.83%) Internet
3 9 (0.83%) LAN
3 9 (0.83%) WAN
3 9 (0.83%) Wireless
4 7 (0.65%) BGP
4 7 (0.65%) MPLS
4 7 (0.65%) Skype
5 6 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.37%) 5G
7 4 (0.37%) DNS
7 4 (0.37%) DSL
7 4 (0.37%) VLAN
8 2 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.093%) HTTP
9 1 (0.093%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.093%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (16.87%) Big Data
2 126 (11.68%) NoSQL
3 96 (8.90%) Hadoop
4 75 (6.95%) SQL Server
5 71 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
6 69 (6.39%) MongoDB
7 55 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 50 (4.63%) Amazon Athena
8 50 (4.63%) Power BI
9 45 (4.17%) MySQL
10 43 (3.99%) Redis
11 42 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 37 (3.43%) Blockchain
14 34 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 34 (3.15%) Relational Database
15 32 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
16 28 (2.59%) Apache Hive
17 24 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
18 21 (1.95%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 54 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 46 (4.26%) Mocha
4 43 (3.99%) TeamCity
5 41 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 35 (3.24%) JIRA
7 32 (2.97%) Cucumber
8 30 (2.78%) MSBuild
9 28 (2.59%) JUnit
10 26 (2.41%) CircleCI
11 18 (1.67%) GitLab
12 16 (1.48%) Vagrant
13 15 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (1.30%) Maven
15 13 (1.20%) Selenium
15 13 (1.20%) webpack
16 12 (1.11%) Cypress.io
17 10 (0.93%) ERwin
17 10 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
18 8 (0.74%) IntelliJ
General
1 307 (28.45%) Finance
2 115 (10.66%) Banking
3 92 (8.53%) Front Office
4 61 (5.65%) Retail
5 52 (4.82%) Marketing
6 35 (3.24%) Law
7 31 (2.87%) Legal
8 29 (2.69%) Manufacturing
9 27 (2.50%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.48%) Games
11 13 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.11%) Public Sector
13 9 (0.83%) Advertising
14 7 (0.65%) Automotive
14 7 (0.65%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.46%) International Banking
16 4 (0.37%) Electronics
17 3 (0.28%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.28%) Local Government
17 3 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 321 (29.75%) Developer
2 86 (7.97%) Java Developer
3 82 (7.60%) Data Scientist
4 80 (7.41%) Architect
5 78 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 60 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 56 (5.19%) Python Developer
8 53 (4.91%) .NET Developer
9 52 (4.82%) Senior Developer
10 47 (4.36%) AWS Developer
11 45 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
11 45 (4.17%) Senior Data Scientist
12 43 (3.99%) Consultant
13 41 (3.80%) Test Engineer
14 39 (3.61%) Analyst
14 39 (3.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 39 (3.61%) JavaScript Engineer
15 37 (3.43%) Finance Manager
15 37 (3.43%) Python Engineer
16 35 (3.24%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (13.16%) React
2 136 (12.60%) Web Services
3 112 (10.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 90 (8.34%) AngularJS
4 90 (8.34%) Node.js
5 87 (8.06%) .NET
6 86 (7.97%) CSS
7 84 (7.78%) HTML
8 82 (7.60%) TensorFlow
9 70 (6.49%) Kafka
10 59 (5.47%) REST
11 58 (5.38%) Redux
12 51 (4.73%) Jest
13 48 (4.45%) scikit-learn
14 47 (4.36%) ASP.NET
15 44 (4.08%) .NET Core
15 44 (4.08%) Pandas
16 42 (3.89%) Keras
17 41 (3.80%) J2EE
17 41 (3.80%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.40%) Algorithms
2 102 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.47%) Hedge funds
4 47 (4.36%) Fixed Income
5 46 (4.26%) User Experience
6 43 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
7 42 (3.89%) Derivative
8 33 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.97%) Robotics
10 27 (2.50%) Data Structures
11 25 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.39%) Blog
13 15 (1.39%) Cloud Native
14 14 (1.30%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (1.20%) Reference Data
16 11 (1.02%) Acoustics
17 10 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
18 9 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (6.86%) Linux
2 24 (2.22%) Android
3 21 (1.95%) Apple iOS
3 21 (1.95%) Unix
3 21 (1.95%) Windows
4 5 (0.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.37%) Solaris
6 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.093%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (43.47%) Machine Learning
2 423 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (25.76%) Software Engineering
4 258 (23.91%) Analytics
5 255 (23.63%) Data Science
6 198 (18.35%) DevOps
7 150 (13.90%) Computer Science
8 125 (11.58%) Fintech
8 125 (11.58%) Microservices
9 113 (10.47%) Asset Management
10 104 (9.64%) Deep Learning
10 104 (9.64%) TDD
11 102 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
12 100 (9.27%) Mentoring
12 100 (9.27%) Scrum
13 97 (8.99%) Mathematics
14 91 (8.43%) Data Analytics
15 89 (8.25%) Test Automation
16 75 (6.95%) Decision-Making
17 73 (6.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 460 (42.63%) Python
2 322 (29.84%) JavaScript
3 279 (25.86%) Java
4 185 (17.15%) SQL
5 138 (12.79%) C#
6 98 (9.08%) Scala
7 76 (7.04%) R
8 67 (6.21%) C++
9 62 (5.75%) Kotlin
10 55 (5.10%) ES6
11 40 (3.71%) Go
12 39 (3.61%) PHP
12 39 (3.61%) TypeScript
13 32 (2.97%) F#
14 19 (1.76%) Bash Shell
14 19 (1.76%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.76%) Ruby
15 18 (1.67%) Java 8
16 16 (1.48%) C
17 13 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 182 (16.87%) Degree
2 76 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (5.84%) PhD
4 25 (2.32%) Master's Degree
5 19 (1.76%) AWS Certification
5 19 (1.76%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (1.30%) CCNP
8 14 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.11%) CCDP
10 11 (1.02%) MBA
11 9 (0.83%) CCNA
12 5 (0.46%) CCDE
12 5 (0.46%) CCIE
13 4 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (0.19%) CISSP
15 2 (0.19%) CWTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.12%) QA
2 24 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.02%) GDPR
4 4 (0.37%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.19%) GxP
6 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) NIST
6 2 (0.19%) SLA
7 1 (0.093%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.093%) COBIT
7 1 (0.093%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.093%) PSD2
7 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 206 (19.09%) Docker
2 16 (1.48%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.37%) vSphere
6 3 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.19%) HDFS
7 2 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 173 (16.03%) Kubernetes
2 81 (7.51%) Terraform
3 47 (4.36%) Ansible
4 20 (1.85%) Marathon
4 20 (1.85%) Mesos
5 18 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (1.02%) Puppet
7 7 (0.65%) Kibana
7 7 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.56%) Pingdom
9 4 (0.37%) Grafana
9 4 (0.37%) Istio
9 4 (0.37%) Salt
10 3 (0.28%) Kubeflow
11 2 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.19%) Nagios
11 2 (0.19%) Rancher
12 1 (0.093%) EnCase
12 1 (0.093%) FTK
12 1 (0.093%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (5.38%) Google
2 55 (5.10%) Tableau
3 39 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 37 (3.43%) Bloomberg
5 25 (2.32%) Informatica
6 22 (2.04%) Cisco
7 21 (1.95%) Cloudera
8 20 (1.85%) Oracle
9 18 (1.67%) Databricks
9 18 (1.67%) Hortonworks
10 16 (1.48%) Facebook
11 11 (1.02%) IBM
12 10 (0.93%) Talend
13 8 (0.74%) Cognizant
14 7 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.65%) SAP
15 6 (0.56%) Ab Initio
15 6 (0.56%) Blue Prism
15 6 (0.56%) MuleSoft
15 6 (0.56%) Yahoo!