Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 314 492
Rank change year-on-year +153 +178 +103
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 550 256 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.96% 0.82% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.91% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 409 266 104
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 25,502 28,099 30,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.06% 89.94% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,844 23,143 24,944
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +108 414 £55,000 -8.33% 53
Oxfordshire +39 222 £55,000 -12.00% 35
Berkshire +117 191 £60,000 - 17
Hampshire +71 77 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Surrey +47 44 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Kent +20 5 £95,000 +90.00% 7
East Sussex -2 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £44,000 +51.72% 1
West Sussex -10 1 - -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 262 (47.64%) Machine Learning
2 255 (46.36%) Python
3 210 (38.18%) C++
4 174 (31.64%) Analytics
4 174 (31.64%) Data Science
5 172 (31.27%) Degree
6 162 (29.45%) Algorithms
7 157 (28.55%) Software Engineering
8 154 (28.00%) Computer Vision
9 149 (27.09%) Finance
10 145 (26.36%) Business Intelligence
11 143 (26.00%) Big Data
12 124 (22.55%) Mathematics
13 123 (22.36%) Retail
14 122 (22.18%) Linux
15 116 (21.09%) C#
16 114 (20.73%) Java
16 114 (20.73%) PhD
17 111 (20.18%) JavaScript
18 110 (20.00%) SQL
19 106 (19.27%) Deep Learning
20 105 (19.09%) Visualisation
21 103 (18.73%) Telecoms
22 101 (18.36%) Neural Network
23 99 (18.00%) R
24 97 (17.64%) Robotics
25 95 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
26 94 (17.09%) Data Visualisation
27 93 (16.91%) Data Engineering
28 92 (16.73%) Git (software)

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 65 (11.82%) Apache Spark
2 63 (11.45%) Apache
3 47 (8.55%) SAS
4 21 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.00%) Jupyter
6 10 (1.82%) CMS
7 8 (1.45%) Drupal
8 7 (1.27%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.09%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.73%) Hyperledger
11 2 (0.36%) Confluence
11 2 (0.36%) IIS
11 2 (0.36%) nginx
11 2 (0.36%) WordPress
12 1 (0.18%) concrete5
12 1 (0.18%) DNN
12 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (5.82%) GNU Octave
2 14 (2.55%) Chatbot
3 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) Stata
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 79 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.45%) SaaS
4 13 (2.36%) Amazon S3
5 12 (2.18%) PaaS
6 10 (1.82%) Serverless
7 8 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.27%) Amazon Glacier
8 7 (1.27%) GitHub
8 7 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.55%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (0.55%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.55%) IaaS
10 3 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.36%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.18%) VLAN
3 11 (2.00%) Internet
3 11 (2.00%) LAN
4 7 (1.27%) DHCP
4 7 (1.27%) DNS
4 7 (1.27%) FCoE
4 7 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (1.27%) iSCSI
4 7 (1.27%) NAS
4 7 (1.27%) SAN
4 7 (1.27%) WAN
5 5 (0.91%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.91%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.91%) Firewall
5 5 (0.91%) Network Security
5 5 (0.91%) RS-232
5 5 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.73%) HTTP
6 4 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (26.00%) Big Data
2 88 (16.00%) Power BI
3 75 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 47 (8.55%) Apache Hive
5 44 (8.00%) Text Mining
6 41 (7.45%) SAP HANA
7 23 (4.18%) MongoDB
8 17 (3.09%) SQL Server
9 16 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.73%) Neo4j
10 15 (2.73%) NoSQL
11 13 (2.36%) Blockchain
11 13 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.00%) Data Lake
13 9 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.64%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.09%) MySQL
15 4 (0.73%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 92 (16.73%) Git (software)
2 62 (11.27%) Subversion
3 33 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.64%) JIRA
5 17 (3.09%) GitLab
6 12 (2.18%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.64%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.45%) Maven
9 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.73%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.55%) Grunt
11 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.55%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.55%) Protractor
11 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.36%) CMake
12 2 (0.36%) ERwin
12 2 (0.36%) Hudson
12 2 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 149 (27.09%) Finance
2 123 (22.36%) Retail
3 103 (18.73%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.27%) Marketing
5 24 (4.36%) Electronics
6 21 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.45%) Banking
8 17 (3.09%) Legal
9 8 (1.45%) Automotive
9 8 (1.45%) Games
9 8 (1.45%) Law
9 8 (1.45%) Publishing
10 7 (1.27%) Local Government
10 7 (1.27%) Military
11 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
14 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 166 (30.18%) Developer
2 96 (17.45%) Software Engineer
3 64 (11.64%) Data Scientist
4 54 (9.82%) Computer Engineer
4 54 (9.82%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 45 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 43 (7.82%) Architect
7 38 (6.91%) C++ Software Engineer
7 38 (6.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 30 (5.45%) C++ Developer
9 29 (5.27%) Senior Data Scientist
10 26 (4.73%) C++ Software Developer
11 24 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 24 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 22 (4.00%) Python Developer
14 20 (3.64%) Junior
15 19 (3.45%) C# Developer
16 17 (3.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (12.91%) React
2 68 (12.36%) TensorFlow
3 64 (11.64%) Natural Language Processing
4 63 (11.45%) Node.js
5 58 (10.55%) CSS
5 58 (10.55%) HTML
6 56 (10.18%) AngularJS
7 52 (9.45%) Kafka
8 41 (7.45%) D3.js
8 41 (7.45%) ggplot
8 41 (7.45%) OpenCV
9 40 (7.27%) .NET
9 40 (7.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 39 (7.09%) STL
11 28 (5.09%) Vue.js
12 23 (4.18%) jQuery
13 21 (3.82%) CSS3
13 21 (3.82%) Web Services
14 19 (3.45%) HTML5
15 17 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 162 (29.45%) Algorithms
2 97 (17.64%) Robotics
3 41 (7.45%) Social Network
4 35 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.27%) User Experience
8 17 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (2.73%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.18%) Industry 4.0
10 12 (2.18%) Tandem
11 7 (1.27%) Fintech
11 7 (1.27%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.27%) Replication
12 6 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.09%) Social Media
13 5 (0.91%) Acoustics
13 5 (0.91%) CAN bus
13 5 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 122 (22.18%) Linux
2 49 (8.91%) Windows
3 14 (2.55%) Unix
4 12 (2.18%) Android
5 10 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.91%) Robot Operating System
7 5 (0.91%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.55%) CentOS
9 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (47.64%) Machine Learning
2 174 (31.64%) Analytics
2 174 (31.64%) Data Science
3 157 (28.55%) Software Engineering
4 154 (28.00%) Computer Vision
5 145 (26.36%) Business Intelligence
6 124 (22.55%) Mathematics
7 106 (19.27%) Deep Learning
8 105 (19.09%) Visualisation
9 101 (18.36%) Neural Network
10 95 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
11 94 (17.09%) Data Visualisation
12 93 (16.91%) Data Engineering
13 90 (16.36%) Decision-Making
14 85 (15.45%) Data-Driven Decision Making
15 79 (14.36%) Computer Science
16 60 (10.91%) Data Analysis
17 59 (10.73%) DevOps
18 55 (10.00%) Statistics
19 52 (9.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 255 (46.36%) Python
2 210 (38.18%) C++
3 116 (21.09%) C#
4 114 (20.73%) Java
5 111 (20.18%) JavaScript
6 110 (20.00%) SQL
7 99 (18.00%) R
8 57 (10.36%) C
9 55 (10.00%) MATLAB
10 31 (5.64%) Bash Shell
11 29 (5.27%) Go
12 24 (4.36%) Ruby
13 18 (3.27%) PHP
14 13 (2.36%) Perl
14 13 (2.36%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.45%) Scala
15 8 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.27%) Java 8
17 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.73%) Rust
Qualifications
1 172 (31.27%) Degree
2 114 (20.73%) PhD
3 40 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (6.18%) MPhil
5 25 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 23 (4.18%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.55%) DV Cleared
7 14 (2.55%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.55%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.18%) MCITP
12 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.45%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) GDPR
3 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (9.27%) Docker
2 12 (2.18%) VirtualBox
2 12 (2.18%) vSphere
3 7 (1.27%) Samba
3 7 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 41 (7.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 40 (7.27%) Kubernetes
3 35 (6.36%) Ansible
4 24 (4.36%) Puppet
5 19 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.91%) Salt
7 14 (2.55%) Kibana
8 10 (1.82%) logstash
9 9 (1.64%) Terraform
10 7 (1.27%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 3 (0.55%) Grafana
Vendors
1 86 (15.64%) Tableau
2 61 (11.09%) SAP
3 24 (4.36%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.64%) Automation Anywhere
4 9 (1.64%) Blue Prism
4 9 (1.64%) UiPath
5 7 (1.27%) Centrify
5 7 (1.27%) Google
5 7 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.27%) VMware
6 6 (1.09%) IBM
6 6 (1.09%) Oracle
6 6 (1.09%) Sun
6 6 (1.09%) Xceptor
7 5 (0.91%) Assembla
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco
7 5 (0.91%) LogRhythm
8 3 (0.55%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.55%) Hortonworks