Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South East
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 146 225
Rank change year-on-year +47 +79 +185
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 341 597 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.00% 2.27% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.49% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 337 482 425
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 10,366 23,979 27,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.34% 91.22% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8,365 19,282 22,418
Median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +40 140 £55,000 +4.76% 26
Hampshire -10 92 £52,500 -2.78% 6
Surrey +114 84 £60,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +22 70 £62,500 +28.21% 9
Berkshire +4 46 £45,000 -15.89% 14
Buckinghamshire +76 24 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Sussex +49 12 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Kent +42 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Sussex +4 3 £32,363 -56.85% 1
West Sussex +36 2 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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.

1 195 (57.18%) Machine Learning
2 159 (46.63%) SQL
3 148 (43.40%) C#
4 129 (37.83%) .NET
5 123 (36.07%) JavaScript
6 111 (32.55%) Python
7 108 (31.67%) Degree
8 98 (28.74%) Microservices
9 92 (26.98%) HTML
10 88 (25.81%) Docker
11 84 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
12 82 (24.05%) CSS
13 81 (23.75%) .NET Core
14 80 (23.46%) Azure
15 78 (22.87%) Software Engineering
16 77 (22.58%) .NET Framework
17 71 (20.82%) Microsoft
18 66 (19.35%) Scrum
19 63 (18.48%) Java
20 53 (15.54%) Big Data
21 46 (13.49%) DevOps
21 46 (13.49%) SQL Server
22 42 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
23 38 (11.14%) Analytics
24 36 (10.56%) React
25 33 (9.68%) Data Science
26 32 (9.38%) AngularJS
26 32 (9.38%) Linux
27 30 (8.80%) Finance
27 30 (8.80%) Power BI

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 15 (4.40%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.23%) Apache
3 5 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.17%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.17%) Apache Synapse
4 4 (1.17%) Camunda
4 4 (1.17%) JBoss
4 4 (1.17%) nginx
4 4 (1.17%) WildFly
5 3 (0.88%) CMS
5 3 (0.88%) Pachyderm
5 3 (0.88%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.59%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.88%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.59%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 80 (23.46%) Azure
2 30 (8.80%) Power Platform
3 28 (8.21%) AWS
4 18 (5.28%) SaaS
5 14 (4.11%) Office 365
6 8 (2.35%) GitHub
6 8 (2.35%) Serverless
7 6 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.76%) PaaS
8 4 (1.17%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.17%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.17%) IaaS
8 4 (1.17%) Power Automate
8 4 (1.17%) PowerApps
9 3 (0.88%) GCP
10 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.59%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.76%) Firewall
1 6 (1.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.47%) Internet
3 3 (0.88%) BGP
3 3 (0.88%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.88%) Broadband
3 3 (0.88%) MPLS
3 3 (0.88%) Wireless
4 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.54%) Big Data
2 46 (13.49%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.80%) Power BI
4 21 (6.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (4.69%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.40%) MySQL
6 15 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.11%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.81%) Data Lake
8 13 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (3.52%) Blockchain
10 10 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2017
11 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.76%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (1.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.35%) Selenium
4 6 (1.76%) NUnit
4 6 (1.76%) Visual Studio Code
5 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.88%) JIRA
7 2 (0.59%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.59%) JMeter
7 2 (0.59%) Postman
7 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.59%) TestRail
7 2 (0.59%) webpack
8 1 (0.29%) GitLab
8 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (8.80%) Finance
2 13 (3.81%) Aerospace
2 13 (3.81%) Games
3 12 (3.52%) Retail
4 9 (2.64%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.64%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.35%) Marketing
6 6 (1.76%) Local Government
7 4 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.88%) Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Police
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 157 (46.04%) Developer
2 64 (18.77%) .NET Developer
2 64 (18.77%) Software Engineer
3 37 (10.85%) Senior Developer
4 29 (8.50%) Java Developer
5 27 (7.92%) Senior .NET Developer
6 26 (7.62%) Analyst
7 25 (7.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 22 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.28%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (5.28%) Architect
10 17 (4.99%) Data Engineer
11 14 (4.11%) Python Developer
12 13 (3.81%) Azure Developer
13 11 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 11 (3.23%) Machine Learning Developer
14 10 (2.93%) Data Science Developer
14 10 (2.93%) PHP Developer
14 10 (2.93%) Scala Developer
15 9 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (37.83%) .NET
2 92 (26.98%) HTML
3 82 (24.05%) CSS
4 81 (23.75%) .NET Core
5 77 (22.58%) .NET Framework
6 36 (10.56%) React
7 32 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 26 (7.62%) ASP.NET
9 23 (6.74%) Spring
10 22 (6.45%) RESTful
11 21 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (4.69%) Kafka
13 13 (3.81%) Vue.js
14 12 (3.52%) HTML5
14 12 (3.52%) TensorFlow
15 11 (3.23%) PyTorch
16 10 (2.93%) CSS3
16 10 (2.93%) jQuery
16 10 (2.93%) Natural Language Processing
16 10 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.28%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.69%) Robotics
4 13 (3.81%) User Experience
5 12 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.35%) Augmented Reality
7 8 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.17%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.88%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.59%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.59%) EPoS
11 2 (0.59%) mPOS
11 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.38%) Linux
2 21 (6.16%) Android
3 18 (5.28%) Windows
4 11 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.17%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (57.18%) Machine Learning
2 98 (28.74%) Microservices
3 84 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (22.87%) Software Engineering
5 66 (19.35%) Scrum
6 46 (13.49%) DevOps
7 42 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (11.14%) Analytics
9 33 (9.68%) Data Science
10 28 (8.21%) MVC
11 27 (7.92%) Computer Science
12 25 (7.33%) Mathematics
12 25 (7.33%) Visualisation
13 24 (7.04%) Data Modelling
14 23 (6.74%) Fintech
14 23 (6.74%) Statistics
15 22 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
16 21 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (5.28%) Data Analytics
17 18 (5.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.63%) SQL
2 148 (43.40%) C#
3 123 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 111 (32.55%) Python
5 63 (18.48%) Java
6 25 (7.33%) Scala
7 21 (6.16%) R
8 20 (5.87%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.57%) C++
10 13 (3.81%) Java 8
11 10 (2.93%) PHP
11 10 (2.93%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.35%) C
12 8 (2.35%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.76%) Perl
13 6 (1.76%) XAML
14 5 (1.47%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.88%) ES6
15 3 (0.88%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 108 (31.67%) Degree
2 22 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.99%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.23%) PhD
5 7 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.47%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.88%) CCIE
8 3 (0.88%) CCNP
8 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.64%) QA
2 4 (1.17%) GDPR
3 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 88 (25.81%) Docker
2 12 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.59%) MIIS
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (20.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.11%) Xamarin
3 13 (3.81%) IBM
4 12 (3.52%) Tableau
5 7 (2.05%) Splunk
6 5 (1.47%) Blue Prism
7 4 (1.17%) Automation Anywhere
7 4 (1.17%) Cisco
8 3 (0.88%) Cognos
8 3 (0.88%) Google
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle
8 3 (0.88%) VMware
9 2 (0.59%) Apple
9 2 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.59%) Rollbar
9 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.59%) Samsung
9 2 (0.59%) SAP
9 2 (0.59%) UiPath
10 1 (0.29%) NVIDIA