Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Alexa
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1128 1188 -
Rank change year-on-year +60 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Alexa 30 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.007% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.038% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 0
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 -

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 28,088 31,790 36,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.62% 18.04% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22,495 25,624 31,195
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +52 30 £60,000 - 6
London +48 30 £60,000 -4.00% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (63.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (50.00%) Google
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) Apple
4 12 (40.00%) Microservices
5 11 (36.67%) Facebook
5 11 (36.67%) Python
5 11 (36.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (30.00%) Docker
6 9 (30.00%) Node.js
6 9 (30.00%) Chatbot
7 8 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (23.33%) Machine Learning
8 7 (23.33%) SMS
8 7 (23.33%) IVR
8 7 (23.33%) Speech Recognition
8 7 (23.33%) Spring
8 7 (23.33%) Java 8
9 6 (20.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 6 (20.00%) Reinforcement Learning
9 6 (20.00%) Decision Tree
9 6 (20.00%) Julia
9 6 (20.00%) Games
9 6 (20.00%) Neural Network
9 6 (20.00%) Statistics
9 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.00%) PhD
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) DevOps

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 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Chatbot
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (10.00%) Akamai
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
4 3 (10.00%) CloudFront
4 3 (10.00%) Dialogflow
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (6.67%) Serverless
5 2 (6.67%) Wit.ai
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.33%) Trello
6 1 (3.33%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) git-flow
2 3 (10.00%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Java Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 3 (10.00%) Games Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 8 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Lucene
4 3 (10.00%) OSGi
4 3 (10.00%) REST
4 3 (10.00%) Swagger
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) React
5 2 (6.67%) TensorFlow
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (3.33%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
6 1 (3.33%) React Native
6 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) IVR
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Home
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Microservices
4 11 (36.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) Machine Learning
5 7 (23.33%) Speech Recognition
6 6 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 6 (20.00%) Decision Tree
6 6 (20.00%) Deep Learning
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Neural Network
6 6 (20.00%) Reinforcement Learning
6 6 (20.00%) Statistics
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Game Development
8 3 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) TDD
8 3 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) Java 8
4 6 (20.00%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) Julia
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) ES6
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) IIBA
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Google
2 12 (40.00%) Apple
3 11 (36.67%) Facebook
4 3 (10.00%) Adobe
4 3 (10.00%) New Relic
4 3 (10.00%) PagerDuty
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Twitter