The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 470 436 593
Rank change year-on-year -34 +157  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 147 200 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.24% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 121 191 79
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.76% +22.35%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14800 16191 17054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.41% 40.46% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12260 14290 14681
Median salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in London

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in London

Natural Language Processing
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +23 18 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Westminster - 6 £90,000 -
West End of London - 1 £65,000 -
Natural Language Processing
England

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

1 228 (78.08%) Machine Learning
2 175 (59.93%) Python
3 110 (37.67%) Java
4 96 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (32.19%) Computer Science
6 91 (31.16%) PhD
7 88 (30.14%) Artificial Intelligence
7 88 (30.14%) Analytics
8 86 (29.45%) Software Engineering
8 86 (29.45%) Finance
9 82 (28.08%) Algorithms
10 78 (26.71%) Degree
11 76 (26.03%) Big Data
12 74 (25.34%) SQL
13 67 (22.95%) Deep Learning
14 57 (19.52%) TDD
15 55 (18.84%) R
15 55 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
16 53 (18.15%) Scala
17 51 (17.47%) Mathematics
18 50 (17.12%) Hadoop
19 48 (16.44%) NoSQL
20 45 (15.41%) Statistics
20 45 (15.41%) Data Mining
21 43 (14.73%) Visualisation
21 43 (14.73%) Microservices
22 36 (12.33%) Physics
23 34 (11.64%) Neural Network
23 34 (11.64%) TensorFlow
24 33 (11.30%) Apache Spark

Natural Language Processing
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 33 (11.30%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.51%) Apache
3 16 (5.48%) SAS
4 14 (4.79%) Tornado
5 13 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (3.77%) Apache Pig
7 7 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.05%) SPSS
3 4 (1.37%) Weka
4 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.34%) Gephi
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (2.40%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (2.40%) CloudFront
4 7 (2.40%) Route 53
5 5 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.68%) SaaS
8 1 (0.34%) GitHub
8 1 (0.34%) IaaS
8 1 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.34%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (26.03%) Big Data
2 50 (17.12%) Hadoop
3 48 (16.44%) NoSQL
4 45 (15.41%) Data Mining
5 28 (9.59%) MongoDB
6 23 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (7.88%) Text Mining
7 22 (7.53%) MySQL
8 20 (6.85%) Apache Hive
9 18 (6.16%) Neo4j
10 12 (4.11%) Relational Database
11 9 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (3.08%) BigQuery
11 9 (3.08%) Redis
12 8 (2.74%) Mahout
13 7 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (2.40%) HBase
13 7 (2.40%) Impala
14 6 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (2.05%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 27 (9.25%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.77%) Vagrant
4 7 (2.40%) Maven
4 7 (2.40%) Subversion
5 5 (1.71%) Mocha
5 5 (1.71%) TestNG
5 5 (1.71%) Yeoman
6 3 (1.03%) Gradle
7 2 (0.68%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.68%) Spock
8 1 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.34%) Mockito
8 1 (0.34%) Selenium
8 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 86 (29.45%) Finance
2 24 (8.22%) Marketing
3 16 (5.48%) Retail
4 15 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.11%) Banking
6 11 (3.77%) Publishing
7 10 (3.42%) Games
8 8 (2.74%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.40%) Law
10 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.71%) Legal
12 4 (1.37%) Advertising
13 3 (1.03%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (40.41%) Data Scientist
2 78 (26.71%) Developer
3 36 (12.33%) Software Engineer
4 34 (11.64%) Java Developer
5 31 (10.62%) Senior Data Scientist
6 29 (9.93%) Senior Developer
7 26 (8.90%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 24 (8.22%) Python Developer
9 22 (7.53%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 20 (6.85%) Java Engineer
11 17 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.45%) Machine Learning Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
15 9 (3.08%) Architect
16 8 (2.74%) Data Manager
16 8 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
17 7 (2.40%) Senior Architect
17 7 (2.40%) Senior Manager
17 7 (2.40%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.64%) TensorFlow
2 29 (9.93%) Spring
3 19 (6.51%) CSS
3 19 (6.51%) RESTful
4 18 (6.16%) AngularJS
4 18 (6.16%) D3.js
4 18 (6.16%) HTML
5 16 (5.48%) Flask
5 16 (5.48%) scikit-learn
6 15 (5.14%) Django
7 14 (4.79%) .NET
7 14 (4.79%) Node.js
8 13 (4.45%) React
8 13 (4.45%) Theano
8 13 (4.45%) Web Services
9 11 (3.77%) Pandas
9 11 (3.77%) REST
9 11 (3.77%) SciPy
10 10 (3.42%) Keras
11 8 (2.74%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 94 (32.19%) Computer Science
2 82 (28.08%) Algorithms
3 55 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (8.22%) Fintech
6 9 (3.08%) Social Network
7 7 (2.40%) BBC
7 7 (2.40%) Clustering
7 7 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.71%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) Robotics
9 4 (1.37%) User Experience
10 3 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.03%) Social Media
11 2 (0.68%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.62%) Linux
2 9 (3.08%) Unix
3 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (78.08%) Machine Learning
2 96 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (30.14%) Analytics
3 88 (30.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 86 (29.45%) Software Engineering
5 67 (22.95%) Deep Learning
6 57 (19.52%) TDD
7 51 (17.47%) Mathematics
8 45 (15.41%) Statistics
9 43 (14.73%) Microservices
9 43 (14.73%) Visualisation
10 36 (12.33%) Physics
11 34 (11.64%) Neural Network
12 28 (9.59%) Data Analysis
13 27 (9.25%) Computer Vision
13 27 (9.25%) DevOps
14 24 (8.22%) Data Analytics
15 23 (7.88%) Data Visualisation
16 22 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (7.19%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 175 (59.93%) Python
2 110 (37.67%) Java
3 74 (25.34%) SQL
4 55 (18.84%) R
5 53 (18.15%) Scala
6 29 (9.93%) JavaScript
7 26 (8.90%) C++
8 17 (5.82%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.79%) MATLAB
10 11 (3.77%) Clojure
11 10 (3.42%) PHP
12 9 (3.08%) Ruby
13 7 (2.40%) VBA
14 6 (2.05%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.71%) Cypher
16 4 (1.37%) Elixir
17 3 (1.03%) C
17 3 (1.03%) ClojureScript
17 3 (1.03%) SPARQL
18 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (31.16%) PhD
2 78 (26.71%) Degree
3 25 (8.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (4.79%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.03%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.34%) GCP
3 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 14 (4.79%) Docker
2 9 (3.08%) HDFS
3 5 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.03%) Ansible
3 2 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) Kibana
4 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 31 (10.62%) Google
2 14 (4.79%) IBM
3 11 (3.77%) Cloudera
3 11 (3.77%) Oracle
4 9 (3.08%) Hortonworks
4 9 (3.08%) MapR
4 9 (3.08%) Tableau
5 8 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.05%) Zend
7 4 (1.37%) Greenplum
8 3 (1.03%) Apple
9 2 (0.68%) Facebook
9 2 (0.68%) Twitter
10 1 (0.34%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.34%) Informatica
10 1 (0.34%) Talend
10 1 (0.34%) Teradata
10 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Equity + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits, Options
Posted: 25 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago