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

Natural Language Processing
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 603 562
Rank change year-on-year +116 -41  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 101 51 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.30% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 84
Median salary £70,000 £66,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.66% +10.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £85,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +38.82% -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 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 13593 16960 15763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.21% 40.01% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11712 14813 13383
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
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 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 29 March 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 29 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
City of London +65 27 £77,500 +6.89% 1
Hackney - 6 - -
Hammersmith -16 1 £60,000 +6.66%
Natural Language Processing
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 106 (67.95%) Machine Learning
2 76 (48.72%) Java
3 74 (47.44%) Python
4 72 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (42.95%) Software Engineering
6 62 (39.74%) Artificial Intelligence
7 54 (34.62%) Computer Science
8 51 (32.69%) Analytics
8 51 (32.69%) Finance
9 48 (30.77%) Big Data
10 46 (29.49%) Degree
11 45 (28.85%) Algorithms
12 42 (26.92%) SQL
13 39 (25.00%) PhD
14 37 (23.72%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (23.08%) TDD
15 36 (23.08%) Scala
16 35 (22.44%) Visualisation
17 32 (20.51%) NoSQL
18 31 (19.87%) R
19 30 (19.23%) Mathematics
20 27 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (14.74%) Statistics
21 23 (14.74%) MongoDB
21 23 (14.74%) Spring
21 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
22 22 (14.10%) Ontologies
22 22 (14.10%) DevOps
23 21 (13.46%) RESTful
24 20 (12.82%) Git (software)

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 19 (12.18%) Apache Spark
2 12 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 12 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (7.05%) Apache
4 10 (6.41%) Tornado
5 9 (5.77%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.21%) SAS
7 3 (1.92%) Drupal
7 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.64%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Confluence
8 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.92%) SPSS
2 2 (1.28%) Gephi
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.64%) SPSS Modeler
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.64%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.77%) Big Data
2 32 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.74%) MongoDB
4 20 (12.82%) Data Mining
4 20 (12.82%) Hadoop
5 14 (8.97%) Neo4j
6 13 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 11 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.13%) Mahout
8 8 (5.13%) Text Mining
9 7 (4.49%) Impala
10 4 (2.56%) BigQuery
10 4 (2.56%) HBase
10 4 (2.56%) Triplestore
11 3 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.92%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.92%) MySQL
12 2 (1.28%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.33%) Subversion
4 11 (7.05%) Vagrant
5 5 (3.21%) Yeoman
6 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.28%) JIRA
7 2 (1.28%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.64%) Gradle
8 1 (0.64%) Grunt
8 1 (0.64%) Hudson
8 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.64%) Mockito
8 1 (0.64%) NUnit
8 1 (0.64%) Selenium
8 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (32.69%) Finance
2 15 (9.62%) Games
3 13 (8.33%) Publishing
3 13 (8.33%) Retail
4 11 (7.05%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.77%) Marketing
6 7 (4.49%) Banking
6 7 (4.49%) Legal
7 6 (3.85%) Law
7 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (36.54%) Developer
2 54 (34.62%) Data Scientist
3 30 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 28 (17.95%) Java Engineer
5 22 (14.10%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) Senior Data Scientist
7 13 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Python Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) PHP Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Machine Learning Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Scala Software Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Manager
12 6 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.85%) AWS Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Data Manager
12 6 (3.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 6 (3.85%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.74%) Spring
2 21 (13.46%) RESTful
3 18 (11.54%) D3.js
3 18 (11.54%) Web Services
4 15 (9.62%) CSS
4 15 (9.62%) HTML
4 15 (9.62%) React
5 14 (8.97%) Symfony
6 13 (8.33%) Apache CXF
7 12 (7.69%) .NET
8 10 (6.41%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (6.41%) Django
8 10 (6.41%) Flask
8 10 (6.41%) jQuery
8 10 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (4.49%) scikit-learn
10 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.85%) Mustache
10 6 (3.85%) Pandas
10 6 (3.85%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 54 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 45 (28.85%) Algorithms
3 37 (23.72%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.97%) BBC
5 10 (6.41%) Fintech
6 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.85%) Social Network
7 5 (3.21%) Semantic Web
7 5 (3.21%) Social Media
8 4 (2.56%) User Experience
9 3 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.92%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.64%) Clustering
11 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.64%) Tandem
11 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Android
2 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (67.95%) Machine Learning
2 72 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (42.95%) Software Engineering
4 62 (39.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 51 (32.69%) Analytics
6 36 (23.08%) TDD
7 35 (22.44%) Visualisation
8 30 (19.23%) Mathematics
9 27 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (14.74%) Statistics
11 22 (14.10%) DevOps
11 22 (14.10%) Ontologies
12 20 (12.82%) Data Analysis
13 18 (11.54%) Open Source
14 17 (10.90%) Data Analytics
15 16 (10.26%) Deep Learning
15 16 (10.26%) Microservices
16 15 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
17 14 (8.97%) CRM
18 13 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (48.72%) Java
2 74 (47.44%) Python
3 42 (26.92%) SQL
4 36 (23.08%) Scala
5 31 (19.87%) R
6 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.90%) PHP
8 14 (8.97%) Bash Shell
9 11 (7.05%) Clojure
10 8 (5.13%) C++
11 6 (3.85%) C#
11 6 (3.85%) PHP 5
11 6 (3.85%) SPARQL
11 6 (3.85%) VBA
12 5 (3.21%) Cypher
12 5 (3.21%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.21%) Ruby
13 4 (2.56%) Elixir
13 4 (2.56%) XPath
14 3 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (29.49%) Degree
2 39 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (0.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.64%) PMO
1 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.05%) Docker
2 5 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.21%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (5.77%) IBM
2 8 (5.13%) Google
2 8 (5.13%) Tableau
3 6 (3.85%) Zend
4 5 (3.21%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.56%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.56%) MapR
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle
6 3 (1.92%) Apple
7 2 (1.28%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.28%) Facebook
7 2 (1.28%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.28%) Twitter
8 1 (0.64%) Informatica
8 1 (0.64%) MEDITECH
8 1 (0.64%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.64%) Talend
8 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
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