Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Artificial Intelligence Specialist was £125,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence Specialist
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1124 1194 1209
Rank change year-on-year +70 +15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Artificial Intelligence Specialist 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
UK median annual salary £125,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.31% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £112,500 £53,125 £67,500
90th Percentile £137,500 £73,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 151,574 171,119 178,936
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 96.04% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,434 137,686 149,372
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Artificial Intelligence Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Artificial Intelligence Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence Specialist in the UK

Artificial Intelligence Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence Specialist in the UK

Artificial Intelligence Specialist
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 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 1 £125,000 +92.31%
London +40 1 £125,000 +92.31%

Artificial Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Artificial Intelligence Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Artificial Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (100.00%) Dialogue System

Artificial Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Dialogue System
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM