Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Alexa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Alexa over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Alexa
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1165 1180 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Alexa 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.041% 0.023% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
UK median annual salary £63,750 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

Amazon Alexa is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,240 30,160 37,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.81% 17.84% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23,696 24,942 31,884
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,976 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Amazon Alexa
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon Alexa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Alexa in the UK

Amazon Alexa
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon Alexa.

Salary trend for Amazon Alexa in the UK

Amazon Alexa
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Alexa over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon Alexa in the UK

Amazon Alexa
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Alexa within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 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
England 0 12 £63,750 +6.25% 12
London -2 9 £70,000 +12.00% 10
UK excluding London +2 3 £57,500 +4.55% 2
South East -16 2 £57,500 -
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon Alexa 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 with a requirement for Amazon Alexa.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) Docker
3 3 (25.00%) Chatbot
3 3 (25.00%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Facebook
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Amazon Alexa
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Chatbot
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Akamai
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (8.33%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (8.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (8.33%) Serverless
2 1 (8.33%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) YouTrack
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) git-flow
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Music Industry
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Product Owner
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Games Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) React Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (16.67%) React
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Lucene
3 1 (8.33%) OSGi
3 1 (8.33%) Preactjs
3 1 (8.33%) React Native
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Sails.js
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) IVR
3 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Home
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) API Integration
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Game Development
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) New Relic
4 1 (8.33%) PagerDuty
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter