Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 394 515 626
Rank change year-on-year +121 +111 +5
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 141 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 134 45 24
South East median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -20.83% +118.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £25,075
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%

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 27,182 27,667 35,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.48% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22,394 22,647 29,806
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,313
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 +89 102 £62,500 +31.58% 25
Oxfordshire +40 74 £62,500 +4.17% 12
Surrey +29 28 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Berkshire +45 25 £60,000 - 9
Hampshire -13 6 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £22,500 -50.00% 4
Middlesex - 2 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 94 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 81 (57.45%) Software Engineering
3 78 (55.32%) C++
4 72 (51.06%) Python
5 59 (41.84%) Algorithms
6 58 (41.13%) Java
7 45 (31.91%) Computer Science
8 44 (31.21%) Degree
9 41 (29.08%) PhD
10 36 (25.53%) Big Data
11 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (23.40%) Robotics
13 30 (21.28%) R
14 27 (19.15%) Master's Degree
15 26 (18.44%) Computer Science Degree
15 26 (18.44%) Natural Language Processing
16 25 (17.73%) C
17 23 (16.31%) TensorFlow
18 22 (15.60%) Banking
18 22 (15.60%) Retail
19 20 (14.18%) Linux
20 19 (13.48%) J2EE
20 19 (13.48%) MongoDB
20 19 (13.48%) Analytics
21 18 (12.77%) J2SE
22 17 (12.06%) Apache Spark
23 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
23 16 (11.35%) SQL
23 16 (11.35%) Mathematics
23 16 (11.35%) Multithreading

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 17 (12.06%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.26%) DNN
4 4 (2.84%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.13%) FileNet
5 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (2.13%) GitHub
4 2 (1.42%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.42%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.71%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.42%) Firewall
2 2 (1.42%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.53%) Big Data
2 19 (13.48%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.80%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (7.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (7.80%) Flink
5 9 (6.38%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.55%) MySQL
6 5 (3.55%) SAP HANA
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.84%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.13%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.13%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.13%) Impala
8 3 (2.13%) Power BI
9 2 (1.42%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.71%) JUnit
2 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 22 (15.60%) Banking
1 22 (15.60%) Retail
2 15 (10.64%) Aerospace
2 15 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.93%) Legal
4 7 (4.96%) Finance
4 7 (4.96%) Marketing
5 6 (4.26%) Back Office
6 4 (2.84%) Electronics
7 3 (2.13%) Cantonese Language
7 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Games
8 2 (1.42%) Law
8 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (32.62%) Software Engineer
2 23 (16.31%) Developer
3 18 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Java Engineer
5 14 (9.93%) Consultant
5 14 (9.93%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Data Scientist
7 10 (7.09%) Graduate
8 9 (6.38%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 7 (4.96%) Data Consultant
10 7 (4.96%) Data Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Research Engineer
12 5 (3.55%) Big Data Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 23 (16.31%) TensorFlow
3 19 (13.48%) J2EE
4 18 (12.77%) J2SE
5 15 (10.64%) Theano
6 13 (9.22%) Kafka
7 11 (7.80%) HTML
8 8 (5.67%) CSS
9 7 (4.96%) XML
10 6 (4.26%) .NET
10 6 (4.26%) jQuery
11 4 (2.84%) HTML5
11 4 (2.84%) RESTful
12 3 (2.13%) Dojo
12 3 (2.13%) DOM
12 3 (2.13%) Keras
12 3 (2.13%) NumPy
12 3 (2.13%) Nutch
12 3 (2.13%) OpenCL
12 3 (2.13%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 59 (41.84%) Algorithms
2 45 (31.91%) Computer Science
3 33 (23.40%) Robotics
4 14 (9.93%) Tandem
5 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.13%) AS400
8 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.13%) CUDA
8 3 (2.13%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.13%) User Experience
9 2 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.42%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.71%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Fintech
10 1 (0.71%) Social Media
10 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Linux
2 3 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (0.71%) Robot Operating System
3 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 81 (57.45%) Software Engineering
3 19 (13.48%) Analytics
4 16 (11.35%) Mathematics
4 16 (11.35%) Multithreading
5 15 (10.64%) Robotic Process Automation
6 14 (9.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 14 (9.93%) Presales
7 13 (9.22%) Cognitive Analytics
8 12 (8.51%) Bayesian Methods
8 12 (8.51%) Neural Network
8 12 (8.51%) Physics
9 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.38%) Distributed Algorithms
11 8 (5.67%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.67%) Time Series Forecasting
12 7 (4.96%) Computer Vision
12 7 (4.96%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (4.96%) Defensive Programming
12 7 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 78 (55.32%) C++
2 72 (51.06%) Python
3 58 (41.13%) Java
4 30 (21.28%) R
5 25 (17.73%) C
6 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
6 16 (11.35%) SQL
7 8 (5.67%) C#
8 5 (3.55%) Julia
9 2 (1.42%) Go
9 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.42%) Scala
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (31.21%) Degree
2 41 (29.08%) PhD
3 27 (19.15%) Master's Degree
4 26 (18.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (2.84%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (1.42%) CEH
6 2 (1.42%) GCIH
6 2 (1.42%) GIAC
6 2 (1.42%) OSCP
6 2 (1.42%) SANS
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.71%) CISSP
7 1 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) ECSS
2 8 (5.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (0.71%) Suricata
Vendors
1 11 (7.80%) IBM
2 7 (4.96%) Blue Prism
3 6 (4.26%) Google
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle
4 5 (3.55%) SAP
4 5 (3.55%) Tableau
4 5 (3.55%) Twitter
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.13%) Pega
5 3 (2.13%) Perforce
5 3 (2.13%) Splunk
5 3 (2.13%) webMethods
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) Dell
6 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.71%) Intel
6 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.71%) Sophos
6 1 (0.71%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.71%) TippingPoint