Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 130 136
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 524 238 511
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.89% 2.34% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.54% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 268 220 447
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,725 £33,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,750 £81,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -

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 16,862 9,377 20,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.02% 92.08% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11,477 7,582 17,075
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -26 163 £61,250 +36.11% 42
Surrey +14 156 £60,000 - 7
Hampshire +1 104 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Berkshire -21 82 £62,500 +47.06% 25
Buckinghamshire -23 45 £52,500 +16.67% 6
West Sussex +25 38 £40,000 -42.86% 3
Kent -18 37 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Oxfordshire -22 36 £62,500 +4.17% 11
East Sussex -33 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Home Counties - 1 £80,000 -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 235 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (41.98%) Degree
3 199 (37.98%) Analytics
4 197 (37.60%) Machine Learning
5 174 (33.21%) Computer Science
6 168 (32.06%) HTML
7 163 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 158 (30.15%) CSS
9 154 (29.39%) Social Skills
10 149 (28.44%) Python
11 146 (27.86%) C#
12 144 (27.48%) Software Engineering
13 141 (26.91%) Azure
14 134 (25.57%) SQL
15 122 (23.28%) .NET
15 122 (23.28%) Finance
16 113 (21.56%) Microsoft
17 110 (20.99%) AWS
17 110 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
18 99 (18.89%) Full Stack Development
19 98 (18.70%) Scrum
20 96 (18.32%) CI/CD
21 90 (17.18%) Data Science
21 90 (17.18%) Mathematics
22 85 (16.22%) DevOps
23 84 (16.03%) Docker
23 84 (16.03%) Computer Science Degree
24 83 (15.84%) Software Testing
25 80 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
26 79 (15.08%) AngularJS

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 35 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 34 (6.49%) WordPress
3 27 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (3.44%) IBM Domino
5 15 (2.86%) CMS
6 14 (2.67%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.34%) Appian
7 7 (1.34%) Confluence
8 6 (1.15%) Apache
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.38%) Drupal
10 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (4.20%) Campfire
2 18 (3.44%) Spreadsheet
3 13 (2.48%) Chatbot
4 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.38%) InVision
6 2 (0.38%) Sketch
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 34 (6.49%) Magento
2 5 (0.95%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.38%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 141 (26.91%) Azure
2 110 (20.99%) AWS
3 77 (14.69%) Power Platform
4 68 (12.98%) Serverless
5 52 (9.92%) GCP
6 49 (9.35%) SaaS
7 38 (7.25%) Google Analytics
8 37 (7.06%) Azure Data Factory
9 32 (6.11%) Azure Machine Learning
10 29 (5.53%) Microsoft 365
11 24 (4.58%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (4.01%) Azure Monitor
13 18 (3.44%) Amazon S3
14 16 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
15 15 (2.86%) GitHub
16 13 (2.48%) npm
17 11 (2.10%) Amazon ECS
18 10 (1.91%) Azure Functions
18 10 (1.91%) Azure Logic Apps
19 9 (1.72%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.39%) Internet
2 22 (4.20%) Broadband
3 13 (2.48%) SNA
4 7 (1.34%) SSL
5 5 (0.95%) SSH
6 4 (0.76%) 4G
6 4 (0.76%) FTP
6 4 (0.76%) HTTP
6 4 (0.76%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.76%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.76%) MQTT
6 4 (0.76%) POP3
6 4 (0.76%) SMTP
7 3 (0.57%) Firewall
8 2 (0.38%) 3G
8 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.38%) DLNA
8 2 (0.38%) SD-WAN
8 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.16%) MySQL
2 44 (8.40%) NoSQL
2 44 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 43 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (7.63%) Power BI
5 38 (7.25%) Big Data
6 28 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (4.39%) Redis
8 23 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.82%) Data Lake
10 13 (2.48%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 10 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.53%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.15%) BigQuery
15 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (6.30%) JIRA
2 28 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.15%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.24%) ESLint
5 8 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.34%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.34%) Subversion
6 7 (1.34%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.15%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.15%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.15%) Gemini Tracker
7 6 (1.15%) Hudson
7 6 (1.15%) Mocha
7 6 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.95%) ERwin
8 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.95%) webpack
9 4 (0.76%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.76%) tSQLt
General
1 154 (29.39%) Social Skills
2 122 (23.28%) Finance
3 74 (14.12%) Manufacturing
4 73 (13.93%) Marketing
5 57 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (8.02%) Legal
7 25 (4.77%) Presentation Skills
8 23 (4.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 22 (4.20%) Retail
10 17 (3.24%) Banking
11 14 (2.67%) Financial Institution
12 13 (2.48%) Back Office
13 12 (2.29%) Law
14 10 (1.91%) Automotive
14 10 (1.91%) Influencing Skills
15 8 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (1.53%) Spanish Language
15 8 (1.53%) Wearables
16 7 (1.34%) Organisational Skills
17 5 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 171 (32.63%) Developer
2 118 (22.52%) Software Engineer
3 51 (9.73%) Architect
4 47 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
5 45 (8.59%) Senior Developer
6 42 (8.02%) Senior Software Engineer
7 34 (6.49%) .NET Developer
7 34 (6.49%) Magento Developer
8 26 (4.96%) Data Engineer
9 23 (4.39%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.20%) Data Architect
11 21 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.01%) Software Developer
12 19 (3.63%) Junior
13 18 (3.44%) Analyst
13 18 (3.44%) Graduate
14 17 (3.24%) Embedded Engineer
14 17 (3.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 17 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.05%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (32.06%) HTML
2 158 (30.15%) CSS
3 122 (23.28%) .NET
4 79 (15.08%) AngularJS
5 75 (14.31%) React
6 41 (7.82%) .NET Framework
6 41 (7.82%) HTML5
7 38 (7.25%) LESS
8 37 (7.06%) CSS3
9 34 (6.49%) .NET Core
9 34 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (5.53%) REST
11 28 (5.34%) WPF
12 27 (5.15%) Sass
13 25 (4.77%) Vue.js
14 24 (4.58%) Kafka
15 23 (4.39%) Elastic Stack
16 22 (4.20%) XML
17 21 (4.01%) RESTful
17 21 (4.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.40%) Algorithms
2 41 (7.82%) Robotics
3 40 (7.63%) User Experience
4 25 (4.77%) Data Structures
5 23 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (4.01%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.63%) Cyber Defence
7 19 (3.63%) Social Media
8 18 (3.44%) Cyberattack
8 18 (3.44%) iPhone
8 18 (3.44%) Photography
8 18 (3.44%) Smartphone
9 14 (2.67%) Cloud Native
10 13 (2.48%) Social Network
11 10 (1.91%) Renewable Energy
12 9 (1.72%) Fibre Optics
12 9 (1.72%) Legacy Code
13 8 (1.53%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.53%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.15%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.97%) Linux
2 33 (6.30%) Windows
3 11 (2.10%) Android
4 10 (1.91%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.72%) CentOS
6 5 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.95%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.76%) Unix
8 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (37.98%) Analytics
3 197 (37.60%) Machine Learning
4 174 (33.21%) Computer Science
5 144 (27.48%) Software Engineering
6 110 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
7 99 (18.89%) Full Stack Development
8 98 (18.70%) Scrum
9 96 (18.32%) CI/CD
10 90 (17.18%) Data Science
10 90 (17.18%) Mathematics
11 85 (16.22%) DevOps
12 83 (15.84%) Software Testing
13 80 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
14 79 (15.08%) Data Engineering
15 72 (13.74%) Microservices
16 60 (11.45%) Workflow
17 59 (11.26%) Risk Management
18 58 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
18 58 (11.07%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 163 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 149 (28.44%) Python
3 146 (27.86%) C#
4 134 (25.57%) SQL
5 72 (13.74%) C++
6 64 (12.21%) Java
7 55 (10.50%) PHP
8 51 (9.73%) C
9 23 (4.39%) Scala
10 22 (4.20%) TypeScript
11 21 (4.01%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.48%) Go
12 13 (2.48%) Groovy
12 13 (2.48%) R
13 10 (1.91%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.53%) Ruby
14 8 (1.53%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.53%) VBA
15 6 (1.15%) Perl
15 6 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 220 (41.98%) Degree
2 84 (16.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (5.53%) TOGAF Certification
5 22 (4.20%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.10%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (1.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 6 (1.15%) PhD
10 3 (0.57%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.06%) QA
2 26 (4.96%) Accessibility
3 16 (3.05%) GDPR
3 16 (3.05%) ISO 9001
4 13 (2.48%) WCAG
5 9 (1.72%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.76%) GxP
7 3 (0.57%) GLP
7 3 (0.57%) GMP
7 3 (0.57%) Good Clinical Practice
8 1 (0.19%) HL7
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (16.03%) Docker
2 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) Firmware
3 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 40 (7.63%) Kubernetes
2 21 (4.01%) Kibana
3 12 (2.29%) Terraform
4 8 (1.53%) Ansible
5 3 (0.57%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 113 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.73%) Google
3 36 (6.87%) MuleSoft
3 36 (6.87%) Salesforce.com
4 34 (6.49%) Databricks
5 18 (3.44%) Apple
5 18 (3.44%) Cognos
6 14 (2.67%) Informatica
7 11 (2.10%) Automation Anywhere
8 10 (1.91%) Oracle
9 9 (1.72%) Remedy
10 8 (1.53%) SAP
11 7 (1.34%) Adobe
12 5 (0.95%) Planview
12 5 (0.95%) VMware
13 4 (0.76%) Blue Prism
13 4 (0.76%) Citrix
13 4 (0.76%) Splunk
13 4 (0.76%) UiPath
14 3 (0.57%) ServiceNow