Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 337 357
Rank change year-on-year +50 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 52 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.092% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.10% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 1
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +80.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £26,050 £35,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,500 £27,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +18.56% -3.00%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9197 9695 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.52% 88.86% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 8071 8839
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the South West

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the South West.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the South West

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the South West

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bristol +1 31 £45,000 - 7
Devon - 11 £26,500 -
Somerset - 4 £75,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +34 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Wiltshire +4 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 West region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 32 (61.54%) Machine Learning
2 23 (44.23%) C++
2 23 (44.23%) Java
3 22 (42.31%) Python
3 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 20 (38.46%) Analytics
5 18 (34.62%) Robotics
6 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 14 (26.92%) Big Data
6 14 (26.92%) Computer Vision
7 13 (25.00%) Data Analytics
7 13 (25.00%) Deep Learning
7 13 (25.00%) PhD
7 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (23.08%) Scala
8 12 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (23.08%) Neural Network
8 12 (23.08%) .NET
8 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 12 (23.08%) OpenCV
8 12 (23.08%) Node.js
8 12 (23.08%) Theano
8 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
9 11 (21.15%) React
9 11 (21.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 11 (21.15%) Reinforcement Learning
9 11 (21.15%) Linux
9 11 (21.15%) Games
9 11 (21.15%) DNN
9 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 11 (21.15%) DNN
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) NAS
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Big Data
2 12 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (13.46%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (13.46%) OrientDB
5 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.77%) Neo4j
7 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) MSTest
3 2 (3.85%) NUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Ranorex
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.15%) Games
2 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Computer Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) C++ Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Graduate
8 4 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
8 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Junior
8 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
1 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
1 12 (23.08%) Node.js
1 12 (23.08%) OpenCV
1 12 (23.08%) Theano
2 11 (21.15%) React
2 11 (21.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (17.31%) RESTful
4 8 (15.38%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) HTML
5 7 (13.46%) MLlib
6 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.62%) WCF
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.69%) D3.js
7 4 (7.69%) Durandal
7 4 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Robotics
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Machine Learning
2 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 20 (38.46%) Analytics
4 14 (26.92%) Computer Vision
5 13 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 13 (25.00%) Deep Learning
6 12 (23.08%) Neural Network
7 11 (21.15%) Reinforcement Learning
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) TDD
10 4 (7.69%) API Development
10 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.69%) Data Strategy
10 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 4 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
10 4 (7.69%) Release Management
10 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C++
1 23 (44.23%) Java
2 22 (42.31%) Python
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) Scala
5 9 (17.31%) C#
6 8 (15.38%) C
7 6 (11.54%) SQL
8 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Fortran
10 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) PhD
2 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Brocade
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (1.92%) EMC
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Hitachi
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) Remedy
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Veritas