Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 404 534
Rank change year-on-year +150 +130 +59
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 371 138 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.23% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.53% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 344 151 83
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 26,846 25,844 32,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.71% 87.87% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22,338 21,296 27,746
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +100 230 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Oxfordshire +57 165 £52,500 -12.50% 23
Surrey +59 69 £55,000 +4.76% 13
Hampshire +12 59 £42,500 +30.77% 7
Berkshire +19 57 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -11 7 £40,000 -
West Sussex +11 4 £80,000 +105.13%
Middlesex - 2 £55,750 -
Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex -15 1 - -
Kent - 1 £21,000 -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 206 (55.53%) Machine Learning
2 145 (39.08%) Python
3 136 (36.66%) C++
4 110 (29.65%) Software Engineering
5 106 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (26.42%) PhD
7 95 (25.61%) Java
8 94 (25.34%) JavaScript
9 93 (25.07%) SQL
10 86 (23.18%) C#
11 85 (22.91%) Computer Science
12 83 (22.37%) Algorithms
13 80 (21.56%) Computer Vision
14 78 (21.02%) Mathematics
15 76 (20.49%) Degree
16 73 (19.68%) HTML
16 73 (19.68%) CSS
17 67 (18.06%) Big Data
18 59 (15.90%) Deep Learning
18 59 (15.90%) Data Science
19 57 (15.36%) C
20 55 (14.82%) Linux
21 53 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
22 48 (12.94%) TensorFlow
23 47 (12.67%) .NET
24 46 (12.40%) Neural Network
24 46 (12.40%) Computer Science Degree
25 44 (11.86%) Scrum
25 44 (11.86%) CSS3
26 42 (11.32%) R

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 (7.28%) Apache Spark
2 15 (4.04%) Drupal
2 15 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.70%) SAS
3 10 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.43%) Apache Pig
5 8 (2.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (1.35%) DNN
6 5 (1.35%) Jupyter
7 4 (1.08%) IIS
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon Alexa
8 2 (0.54%) Apache
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.54%) CMS
8 2 (0.54%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (10.24%) Chatbot
2 22 (5.93%) GNU Octave
3 9 (2.43%) Stata
4 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.54%) InVision
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (2.16%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.23%) SaaS
4 8 (2.16%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (1.08%) GitHub
6 4 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.08%) Slack
7 3 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.81%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (0.54%) Google Play
8 2 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.54%) PaaS
8 2 (0.54%) Serverless
9 1 (0.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.43%) Internet
3 8 (2.16%) LAN
4 7 (1.89%) SAN
4 7 (1.89%) WAN
5 6 (1.62%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.35%) Bluetooth
7 4 (1.08%) Firewall
7 4 (1.08%) RS-232
7 4 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.81%) DHCP
8 3 (0.81%) DNS
8 3 (0.81%) FCoE
8 3 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.81%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.81%) NAS
8 3 (0.81%) VPN
9 2 (0.54%) 5G
10 1 (0.27%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.06%) Big Data
2 34 (9.16%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 23 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.58%) MySQL
6 16 (4.31%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.50%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (3.23%) Blockchain
9 10 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (2.70%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (2.43%) Flink
11 8 (2.16%) Impala
12 7 (1.89%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.89%) Power BI
13 6 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.62%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.55%) Subversion
3 11 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.16%) JIRA
4 8 (2.16%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.08%) Maven
5 4 (1.08%) Xcode
6 3 (0.81%) Ant
6 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.81%) Hudson
7 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.54%) Mocha
7 2 (0.54%) NUnit
7 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.54%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.27%) Firebug
8 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
8 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (10.51%) Finance
2 38 (10.24%) Retail
3 24 (6.47%) Electronics
4 23 (6.20%) Marketing
5 12 (3.23%) Automotive
6 10 (2.70%) Games
7 6 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.35%) Advertising
8 5 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.35%) Banking
8 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.35%) Military
9 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.81%) Legal
11 2 (0.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.54%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 139 (37.47%) Developer
2 69 (18.60%) Software Engineer
3 53 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 47 (12.67%) HTML Developer
5 41 (11.05%) Junior
6 34 (9.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 32 (8.63%) HTML CSS Developer
8 31 (8.36%) Data Scientist
9 29 (7.82%) Junior Developer
10 28 (7.55%) C# Developer
10 28 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 26 (7.01%) Graduate
12 24 (6.47%) Java Engineer
13 21 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
13 21 (5.66%) Python Developer
14 20 (5.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 19 (5.12%) PHP Developer
16 17 (4.58%) .NET Developer
16 17 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (4.58%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (19.68%) CSS
1 73 (19.68%) HTML
2 48 (12.94%) TensorFlow
3 47 (12.67%) .NET
4 44 (11.86%) CSS3
5 41 (11.05%) jQuery
6 38 (10.24%) Node.js
6 38 (10.24%) React
7 36 (9.70%) AngularJS
8 32 (8.63%) Natural Language Processing
9 28 (7.55%) HTML5
10 22 (5.93%) REST
10 22 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (4.85%) MEAN Stack
11 18 (4.85%) XML
12 15 (4.04%) J2EE
13 14 (3.77%) Django
14 11 (2.96%) Kafka
15 10 (2.70%) Laravel
15 10 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.91%) Computer Science
2 83 (22.37%) Algorithms
3 38 (10.24%) Robotics
4 25 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.12%) User Experience
6 17 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.16%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.35%) Acoustics
11 5 (1.35%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.08%) CAN bus
12 4 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.08%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.81%) CUDA
13 3 (0.81%) NHS
13 3 (0.81%) Replication
14 2 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.82%) Linux
2 13 (3.50%) Windows
3 11 (2.96%) Android
4 8 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.62%) Unix
6 5 (1.35%) Robot Operating System
6 5 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.35%) VyOS
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (55.53%) Machine Learning
2 110 (29.65%) Software Engineering
3 106 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (21.56%) Computer Vision
5 78 (21.02%) Mathematics
6 59 (15.90%) Data Science
6 59 (15.90%) Deep Learning
7 46 (12.40%) Neural Network
8 44 (11.86%) Scrum
9 41 (11.05%) Analytics
10 40 (10.78%) Physics
11 37 (9.97%) DevOps
12 35 (9.43%) Data Analysis
13 30 (8.09%) Reinforcement Learning
14 24 (6.47%) Bayesian Methods
14 24 (6.47%) Probabilistic Modelling
15 23 (6.20%) Data Analytics
15 23 (6.20%) Visualisation
16 22 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (5.66%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 145 (39.08%) Python
2 136 (36.66%) C++
3 95 (25.61%) Java
4 94 (25.34%) JavaScript
5 93 (25.07%) SQL
6 86 (23.18%) C#
7 57 (15.36%) C
8 42 (11.32%) R
9 38 (10.24%) MATLAB
10 36 (9.70%) PHP
11 10 (2.70%) Scala
12 9 (2.43%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.43%) Perl
12 9 (2.43%) Ruby
13 7 (1.89%) Go
14 6 (1.62%) Ada
14 6 (1.62%) Ada 95
14 6 (1.62%) Java 8
15 4 (1.08%) Lua
15 4 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 98 (26.42%) PhD
2 76 (20.49%) Degree
3 46 (12.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (4.58%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.50%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (2.96%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.70%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.54%) ISEB
10 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
1 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.58%) Docker
2 5 (1.35%) Firmware
2 5 (1.35%) HDFS
3 3 (0.81%) pfSense
3 3 (0.81%) Samba
3 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.50%) Ansible
2 10 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.43%) Puppet
4 5 (1.35%) Salt
5 4 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (1.08%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.81%) Terraform
6 3 (0.81%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 15 (4.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.70%) SaltStack
3 8 (2.16%) Cisco
3 8 (2.16%) Oracle
4 7 (1.89%) Sun
4 7 (1.89%) VMware
5 6 (1.62%) Google
6 5 (1.35%) IBM
6 5 (1.35%) Talend
7 4 (1.08%) Assembla
7 4 (1.08%) Informatica
7 4 (1.08%) SAP
7 4 (1.08%) Tableau
8 3 (0.81%) Centrify
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.54%) Capita
9 2 (0.54%) Databricks
9 2 (0.54%) Pega
9 2 (0.54%) webMethods
9 2 (0.54%) Xamarin