The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Natural Language Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 378 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 26 64 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 0
Median salary £84,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.40% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +29.41%  

Natural Language Processing is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5886 7300 7795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.65% 40.05% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5130 6531 6719
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in the South East

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in the South East.

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in the South East

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in the South East

Natural Language Processing
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 Natural Language Processing within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -5 18 £84,000 +29.23% 2
East Sussex - 4 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £52,350 -
Berkshire +27 1 - -
Surrey +23 1 £57,500 -55.76% 1
Natural Language Processing
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 52 (94.55%) Machine Learning
2 43 (78.18%) Python
3 35 (63.64%) Java
4 33 (60.00%) Big Data
5 26 (47.27%) Apache Spark
6 25 (45.45%) R
6 25 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 22 (40.00%) PhD
8 21 (38.18%) Lucene
9 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (36.36%) Apache
9 20 (36.36%) Data Mining
10 19 (34.55%) C
10 19 (34.55%) Scala
11 18 (32.73%) Visualisation
11 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (32.73%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (32.73%) TDD
11 18 (32.73%) Algorithms
11 18 (32.73%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (30.91%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (30.91%) Multithreading
12 17 (30.91%) Apache Solr
13 15 (27.27%) C++
13 15 (27.27%) Statistics
13 15 (27.27%) Analytics
14 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
14 14 (25.45%) .NET
14 14 (25.45%) Information Retrieval
15 13 (23.64%) Text Mining

Natural Language Processing
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 26 (47.27%) Apache Spark
2 20 (36.36%) Apache
3 17 (30.91%) Apache Solr
3 17 (30.91%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (14.55%) Jetty
4 8 (14.55%) nginx
4 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Heroku
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) Big Data
2 20 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 13 (23.64%) Text Mining
4 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
7 6 (10.91%) KNIME
7 6 (10.91%) Spotfire
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Hive
8 4 (7.27%) Spark SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Mahout
9 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Selenium
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) Gradle
2 8 (14.55%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) YouTrack
General
1 7 (12.73%) Publishing
2 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Data Scientist
2 16 (29.09%) Development Manager
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
4 10 (18.18%) Software Manager
5 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Java Development Manager
6 7 (12.73%) Java Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Machine Learning Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Data Scientist
8 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Research Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) Lucene
2 14 (25.45%) .NET
3 13 (23.64%) Kafka
4 11 (20.00%) RESTful
5 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 10 (18.18%) Web Services
6 6 (10.91%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (9.09%) MLlib
8 4 (7.27%) scikit-learn
9 1 (1.82%) CSS
9 1 (1.82%) HTML
9 1 (1.82%) HTML5
9 1 (1.82%) Spring
9 1 (1.82%) UIMA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Algorithms
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) Life Science
3 6 (10.91%) Linked Data
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.27%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Machine Learning
2 25 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (32.73%) Continuous Deployment
4 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (32.73%) Data Visualisation
4 18 (32.73%) TDD
4 18 (32.73%) Visualisation
5 17 (30.91%) Multithreading
6 15 (27.27%) Analytics
6 15 (27.27%) Statistics
7 14 (25.45%) Information Retrieval
7 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
8 12 (21.82%) Distributed Algorithms
8 12 (21.82%) Open Source
9 10 (18.18%) Code Coverage
9 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
11 8 (14.55%) Data Management
11 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Python
2 35 (63.64%) Java
3 25 (45.45%) R
4 19 (34.55%) C
4 19 (34.55%) Scala
5 15 (27.27%) C++
6 12 (21.82%) SQL
7 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
8 7 (12.73%) Ruby
9 4 (7.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) PhD
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Tableau
2 1 (1.82%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.82%) IBM
2 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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