Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Alexa
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1103 1190 -
Rank change year-on-year +87 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Alexa 39 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.005% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.029% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 0
UK median annual salary £62,500 £58,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £58,750 -

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 27,071 31,305 35,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.43% 17.91% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21,703 25,225 29,778
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,972 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.93% - -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon Alexa in the UK

Amazon Alexa
Top 2 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 19 October 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 +74 39 £62,500 +4.17% 13
London - 39 £62,500 - 8

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 27 (69.23%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) Google
3 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
3 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Python
4 16 (41.03%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (35.90%) Node.js
5 14 (35.90%) Microservices
6 13 (33.33%) Facebook
6 13 (33.33%) Apple
7 12 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
7 12 (30.77%) Siri
8 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
9 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
9 10 (25.64%) Deep Learning
9 10 (25.64%) PhD
9 10 (25.64%) C++
9 10 (25.64%) Neural Network
9 10 (25.64%) Statistics
9 10 (25.64%) Markov Model
9 10 (25.64%) MPhil
9 10 (25.64%) Dialogue System
9 10 (25.64%) Reinforcement Learning
9 10 (25.64%) Decision Tree
9 10 (25.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 10 (25.64%) DevOps
9 10 (25.64%) Bayesian Methods
9 10 (25.64%) Julia
10 9 (23.08%) Chatbot

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 3 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Chatbot
2 5 (12.82%) Snapchat
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Siri
2 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (25.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
4 6 (15.38%) Serverless
5 5 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (10.26%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (10.26%) Dialogflow
7 3 (7.69%) Akamai
7 3 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (7.69%) CloudFront
8 2 (5.13%) IaaS
8 2 (5.13%) PaaS
8 2 (5.13%) Wit.ai
9 1 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (2.56%) Trello
9 1 (2.56%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) git-flow
2 3 (7.69%) JMeter
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (20.51%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Java Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Games Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Games Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Node.js
2 12 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (23.08%) Spring
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 5 (12.82%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) Lucene
5 3 (7.69%) OSGi
5 3 (7.69%) React
5 3 (7.69%) Redux
5 3 (7.69%) Sass
5 3 (7.69%) Serverless Framework
5 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.69%) Swagger
6 2 (5.13%) .NET
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.13%) TensorFlow
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) IVR
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Blog
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
1 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 14 (35.90%) Microservices
4 10 (25.64%) Bayesian Methods
4 10 (25.64%) Decision Tree
4 10 (25.64%) Deep Learning
4 10 (25.64%) DevOps
4 10 (25.64%) Dialogue System
4 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
4 10 (25.64%) Markov Model
4 10 (25.64%) Neural Network
4 10 (25.64%) Reinforcement Learning
4 10 (25.64%) Statistics
5 7 (17.95%) BDD
5 7 (17.95%) Speech Recognition
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Game Development
7 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) C++
3 10 (25.64%) Julia
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) Java 8
6 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.69%) C#
7 3 (7.69%) ES6
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 2 (5.13%) Scala
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) MPhil
1 10 (25.64%) PhD
2 1 (2.56%) IIBA
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Terraform
2 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Google
2 13 (33.33%) Apple
2 13 (33.33%) Facebook
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) New Relic
3 3 (7.69%) PagerDuty
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter