Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Alexa
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1084 1174 -
Rank change year-on-year +90 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Alexa 34 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.003% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.091% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 0
UK median annual salary £75,000 £58,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.66% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,750 £58,750 -
% change year-on-year +8.51% - -

Amazon Alexa is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,338 34,613 24,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.96% 19.99% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29,753 28,651 20,202
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon Alexa in the UK

Amazon Alexa
Top 9 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 20 January 2019. 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 +102 34 £75,000 +27.66% 2
London +87 29 £75,000 -
UK excluding London +61 5 £63,750 +8.51% 2
North of England - 2 £80,000 - 1
North West - 2 £80,000 - 1
South East +35 1 - -
West Midlands +32 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Midlands +18 1 £47,500 -20.83%
South West - 1 £21,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 25 (73.53%) Google
2 24 (70.59%) Conversational UI
3 23 (67.65%) Python
4 20 (58.82%) Java
4 20 (58.82%) Node.js
5 17 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (47.06%) Apple
7 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
9 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
9 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) Natural Language Processing
9 11 (32.35%) Siri
10 10 (29.41%) Machine Learning
10 10 (29.41%) C++
11 9 (26.47%) PhD
11 9 (26.47%) Neural Network
11 9 (26.47%) Statistics
11 9 (26.47%) Ruby
11 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
11 9 (26.47%) REST
11 9 (26.47%) Deep Learning
11 9 (26.47%) Bayesian Methods
11 9 (26.47%) Julia
11 9 (26.47%) Markov Model
11 9 (26.47%) MPhil
11 9 (26.47%) Dialogue System
11 9 (26.47%) Reinforcement Learning
11 9 (26.47%) Decision Tree
11 9 (26.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite

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 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Chatbot
2 2 (5.88%) Snapchat
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (32.35%) Siri
3 9 (26.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 6 (17.65%) Dialogflow
4 6 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (17.65%) Serverless
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (11.76%) Wit.ai
6 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (5.88%) IaaS
7 2 (5.88%) PaaS
8 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Games
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Node.js Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 5 (14.71%) Python Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Business Development Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Development Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Node.js
2 11 (32.35%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (26.47%) REST
4 8 (23.53%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) Spring
6 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 5 (14.71%) React
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) .NET
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) CSS3
8 3 (8.82%) Redux
8 3 (8.82%) Sass
8 3 (8.82%) Serverless Framework
9 2 (5.88%) Android SDK
9 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.88%) iOS SDK
9 2 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 6 (17.65%) Smart Home
2 2 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (5.88%) Blog
2 2 (5.88%) IVR
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) Home Automation
3 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.94%) Music Streaming
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Android
1 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Conversational UI
2 17 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 10 (29.41%) Machine Learning
5 9 (26.47%) Bayesian Methods
5 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
5 9 (26.47%) Decision Tree
5 9 (26.47%) Deep Learning
5 9 (26.47%) Dialogue System
5 9 (26.47%) Markov Model
5 9 (26.47%) Neural Network
5 9 (26.47%) Reinforcement Learning
5 9 (26.47%) Statistics
6 8 (23.53%) Open Source
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
8 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Microservices
9 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Python
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) C++
5 9 (26.47%) Julia
5 9 (26.47%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) ES6
7 3 (8.82%) C#
8 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.88%) Java 8
8 2 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) MPhil
1 9 (26.47%) PhD
2 1 (2.94%) IIBA
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Google
2 16 (47.06%) Apple
3 6 (17.65%) Facebook
4 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft