Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 171 322
Rank change year-on-year +26 +151 +179
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 522 539 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.15% 1.94% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.12% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 468 400 265
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,400 £27,000
90th Percentile £79,475 £77,500 £80,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 21,878 25,460 28,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.25% 91.47% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17,683 20,821 23,296
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,979 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.91% +5.00% -

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the South East

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the South East.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the South East

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the South East

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. 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
Thames Valley -23 264 £50,000 -9.09% 49
Berkshire -1 141 £53,500 -14.40% 22
Hampshire +59 124 £50,000 - 13
Oxfordshire -26 92 £47,500 -13.64% 23
Surrey +53 67 £63,750 +6.25% 23
West Sussex +46 34 £62,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +49 31 £50,000 +13.64% 4
East Sussex +15 12 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Middlesex - 10 £57,500 -
Kent -1 9 £90,000 -5.26%
M4 Corridor - 2 £102,500 -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 296 (56.70%) Machine Learning
2 188 (36.02%) C#
3 176 (33.72%) Python
4 144 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 144 (27.59%) Degree
5 141 (27.01%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (22.80%) C++
6 119 (22.80%) SQL
7 112 (21.46%) .NET
8 105 (20.11%) Java
9 104 (19.92%) JavaScript
10 89 (17.05%) Computer Science
11 87 (16.67%) Analytics
12 81 (15.52%) Docker
13 76 (14.56%) HTML
14 75 (14.37%) AWS
15 73 (13.98%) Mathematics
16 63 (12.07%) Data Science
17 60 (11.49%) Azure
18 58 (11.11%) DevOps
18 58 (11.11%) Microservices
19 56 (10.73%) Big Data
20 55 (10.54%) Algorithms
21 54 (10.34%) OO
22 53 (10.15%) Microsoft
22 53 (10.15%) Computer Science Degree
23 49 (9.39%) Scrum
24 47 (9.00%) HTML5
25 46 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
26 45 (8.62%) .NET Core

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (5.17%) Apache Spark
1 27 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (4.79%) Smallworld
3 15 (2.87%) Hyperledger
4 10 (1.92%) Apache
5 7 (1.34%) IIS
5 7 (1.34%) SAS
6 6 (1.15%) Confluence
7 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.57%) CMS
8 3 (0.57%) Drupal
8 3 (0.57%) Luigi
8 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.57%) SugarCRM
8 3 (0.57%) WordPress
9 2 (0.38%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (1.72%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.57%) Stata
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.19%) InVision
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 75 (14.37%) AWS
2 60 (11.49%) Azure
3 37 (7.09%) SaaS
4 26 (4.98%) Power Platform
5 13 (2.49%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (2.49%) GCP
6 10 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.92%) Serverless
7 9 (1.72%) GitHub
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.96%) Azure LUIS
9 5 (0.96%) Dialogflow
10 4 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.57%) DigitalOcean
11 3 (0.57%) npm
11 3 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.34%) MPLS
1 7 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (1.34%) Wireless
2 6 (1.15%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) VoIP
4 4 (0.77%) LAN
5 3 (0.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.38%) Broadband
6 2 (0.38%) FCoE
6 2 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.38%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.38%) NAS
6 2 (0.38%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) DAB
7 1 (0.19%) Skype
7 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.73%) Big Data
2 29 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 26 (4.98%) Power BI
4 25 (4.79%) Blockchain
5 24 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 24 (4.60%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (2.87%) GIS
8 11 (2.11%) Geospatial Data
8 11 (2.11%) MySQL
9 10 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.34%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.96%) Redis
13 3 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.83%) JIRA
3 16 (3.07%) Bitbucket
4 15 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.68%) Bugzilla
5 14 (2.68%) CruiseControl
5 14 (2.68%) Gemini Tracker
5 14 (2.68%) Hudson
5 14 (2.68%) Subversion
5 14 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (2.49%) Selenium
7 12 (2.30%) Appium
7 12 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.53%) CircleCI
9 7 (1.34%) Travis CI
10 6 (1.15%) Gradle
10 6 (1.15%) Maven
11 4 (0.77%) Mocha
12 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.57%) webpack
General
1 33 (6.32%) Finance
2 22 (4.21%) Public Sector
3 18 (3.45%) Marketing
4 17 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.11%) Electronics
6 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.53%) Games
7 8 (1.53%) Retail
8 7 (1.34%) Legal
9 6 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.77%) Local Government
10 4 (0.77%) Military
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
11 3 (0.57%) Police
12 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (27.39%) Developer
2 126 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 49 (9.39%) Analyst
4 48 (9.20%) .NET Developer
5 43 (8.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 34 (6.51%) Senior Developer
6 34 (6.51%) Software Developer
7 29 (5.56%) Graduate
8 28 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 25 (4.79%) Fibre Planner
10 24 (4.60%) Architect
10 24 (4.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 21 (4.02%) .NET Software Developer
12 19 (3.64%) Data Analyst
13 18 (3.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 17 (3.26%) Business Analyst
15 16 (3.07%) Junior
15 16 (3.07%) Product Owner
15 16 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (2.87%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (21.46%) .NET
2 76 (14.56%) HTML
3 47 (9.00%) HTML5
4 45 (8.62%) .NET Core
5 43 (8.24%) ASP.NET
6 41 (7.85%) Node.js
7 39 (7.47%) React
8 38 (7.28%) AngularJS
9 37 (7.09%) CSS
9 37 (7.09%) Natural Language Processing
10 36 (6.90%) WPF
11 30 (5.75%) .NET Framework
12 26 (4.98%) RESTful
13 25 (4.79%) Spring
14 24 (4.60%) TensorFlow
15 21 (4.02%) Pandas
15 21 (4.02%) scikit-learn
16 20 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (3.26%) Akka
17 17 (3.26%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.54%) Algorithms
2 41 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.28%) Driving Licence
4 27 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.98%) Public Cloud
6 23 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (4.02%) Robotics
8 17 (3.26%) Private Cloud
9 15 (2.87%) BYOD
10 14 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (2.49%) Augmented Reality
11 13 (2.49%) User Experience
12 10 (1.92%) Xbox
13 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.53%) e-Learning
15 7 (1.34%) Data Structures
16 6 (1.15%) Acoustics
16 6 (1.15%) Learning Management System
17 5 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
17 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.13%) Windows
2 31 (5.94%) Linux
3 29 (5.56%) Android
4 20 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.96%) Unix
6 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.57%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) VMS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (56.70%) Machine Learning
2 144 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 141 (27.01%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (17.05%) Computer Science
5 87 (16.67%) Analytics
6 73 (13.98%) Mathematics
7 63 (12.07%) Data Science
8 58 (11.11%) DevOps
8 58 (11.11%) Microservices
9 54 (10.34%) OO
10 49 (9.39%) Scrum
11 46 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
12 44 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (8.43%) MVC
13 43 (8.24%) Front End Development
14 42 (8.05%) Project Management
15 34 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (6.32%) OOD
17 30 (5.75%) Data Analytics
18 29 (5.56%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 188 (36.02%) C#
2 176 (33.72%) Python
3 119 (22.80%) C++
3 119 (22.80%) SQL
4 105 (20.11%) Java
5 104 (19.92%) JavaScript
6 38 (7.28%) C
7 34 (6.51%) Scala
8 32 (6.13%) XAML
9 31 (5.94%) R
10 25 (4.79%) PHP
11 20 (3.83%) TypeScript
12 14 (2.68%) C++/CLI
13 13 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.53%) Go
15 6 (1.15%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.96%) Java 8
16 5 (0.96%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.96%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 144 (27.59%) Degree
2 53 (10.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (8.43%) Security Cleared
4 28 (5.36%) PhD
5 24 (4.60%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (2.30%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.53%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.34%) DBS Check
9 7 (1.34%) Master's Degree
10 6 (1.15%) PMP
10 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.77%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.94%) Data Quality
2 21 (4.02%) QA
3 8 (1.53%) PMO
4 4 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 81 (15.52%) Docker
2 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.38%) NFS
3 2 (0.38%) vCloud
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (7.85%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.45%) Terraform
3 10 (1.92%) Ansible
4 9 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.15%) Puppet
6 3 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.38%) Kibana
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.19%) Packer
8 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.02%) Google
3 20 (3.83%) IBM
4 9 (1.72%) Cisco
4 9 (1.72%) SAP
5 7 (1.34%) Huawei
5 7 (1.34%) Meraki
5 7 (1.34%) Ruckus Wireless
5 7 (1.34%) VMware
6 5 (0.96%) Facebook
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle
6 5 (0.96%) Sencha
6 5 (0.96%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.77%) NEC
7 4 (0.77%) Northgate
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe
8 3 (0.57%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.57%) Rollbar
8 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.57%) Tableau