The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
UK
Rank 549 754 871
Rank change year-on-year +205 +117  
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 325 202 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.20% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 279 183 85
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £39,138
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £28,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +100.89% -47.90%  

Artificial Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +213 311 £62,500 +19.04% 54
London +157 191 £65,000 +13.04% 32
South East +99 44 £60,000 +41.17% 2
East of England +54 37 £70,000 - 12
Cambridge - 36 £70,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire - 36 £70,000 - 12
City of London +71 29 £65,000 -1.88% 8
South West +31 22 £37,500 -68.75% 2
Oxfordshire +22 22 £63,750 +50.00% 1
Oxford +13 19 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Berkshire - 17 £40,000 -
Bristol +17 15 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North West - 11 £43,750 - 2
Hammersmith -12 7 £27,500 -51.11%
Manchester - 7 £43,750 - 2
Surrey +45 6 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South Wales - 6 £42,500 - 2
Wales - 6 £42,500 - 2
Cardiff - 6 £42,500 - 2
Wokingham - 6 £36,500 -
West Midlands -2 5 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Staines - 5 £65,000 -
Reading - 4 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £36,250 -
Coventry - 4 £38,750 - 2
Hampshire +34 3 £19,500 -35.00%
Scotland +30 3 £21,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +5 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Edinburgh +5 3 £21,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 -

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 314 (55.18%) Machine Learning
2 262 (46.05%) Java
3 229 (40.25%) Python
4 177 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (27.77%) Software Engineering
6 152 (26.71%) Algorithms
7 147 (25.83%) Big Data
8 144 (25.31%) PhD
9 143 (25.13%) Computer Science
10 133 (23.37%) Degree
11 130 (22.85%) JavaScript
12 121 (21.27%) C++
13 108 (18.98%) Deep Learning
14 106 (18.63%) C#
15 105 (18.45%) Analytics
16 101 (17.75%) Mathematics
17 98 (17.22%) SQL
18 94 (16.52%) Natural Language Processing
19 90 (15.82%) Scala
20 85 (14.94%) Git (software)
21 84 (14.76%) Linux
22 79 (13.88%) NoSQL
23 74 (13.01%) Finance
24 71 (12.48%) HTML
25 70 (12.30%) TDD
26 69 (12.13%) Games
27 67 (11.78%) R
28 63 (11.07%) .NET
29 62 (10.90%) CSS
30 61 (10.72%) OO

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related 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 52 (9.14%) Apache Spark
2 24 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (3.16%) nginx
4 12 (2.11%) Apache
5 11 (1.93%) DNN
5 11 (1.93%) SAS
6 10 (1.76%) Tornado
7 8 (1.41%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.70%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.70%) JBoss
8 4 (0.70%) WildFly
9 3 (0.53%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.18%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (3.87%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.70%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.69%) GitHub
2 21 (3.69%) SaaS
3 17 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.76%) IBM Blueworks
5 6 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.88%) CloudFront
6 5 (0.88%) Route 53
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.53%) Office 365
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.04%) Internet
2 5 (0.88%) Network Security
3 4 (0.70%) HTTP
3 4 (0.70%) Skype
3 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.53%) Intranet
4 3 (0.53%) LAN
4 3 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.35%) iBeacon
5 2 (0.35%) NFC
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) SNMP
6 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (25.83%) Big Data
2 79 (13.88%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.96%) Hadoop
4 46 (8.08%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.39%) MySQL
6 24 (4.22%) Data Mining
7 22 (3.87%) SQL Server
8 21 (3.69%) Redis
9 19 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.46%) Neo4j
12 9 (1.58%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (1.23%) Triplestore
15 6 (1.05%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.05%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.88%) Text Mining
17 4 (0.70%) Power BI
18 3 (0.53%) Mixpanel
18 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 85 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.28%) RSpec
4 12 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.93%) JIRA
5 11 (1.93%) Maven
6 5 (0.88%) Mocha
6 5 (0.88%) Selenium
6 5 (0.88%) Subversion
6 5 (0.88%) TestNG
7 4 (0.70%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.53%) VTune
9 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.18%) Babel
10 1 (0.18%) Codeship
10 1 (0.18%) gulp
10 1 (0.18%) jspm
10 1 (0.18%) NUnit
10 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 74 (13.01%) Finance
2 69 (12.13%) Games
3 31 (5.45%) Banking
4 29 (5.10%) Marketing
5 20 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.34%) Retail
7 18 (3.16%) Advertising
8 17 (2.99%) Back Office
9 11 (1.93%) Publishing
10 7 (1.23%) Brand Awareness
10 7 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.05%) Electronics
11 6 (1.05%) French Language
12 5 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.88%) Legal
12 5 (0.88%) Local Government
13 4 (0.70%) German Language
13 4 (0.70%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.53%) Front Office
14 3 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 252 (44.29%) Developer
2 81 (14.24%) Java Developer
3 71 (12.48%) Software Engineer
4 64 (11.25%) Data Scientist
5 52 (9.14%) Java Engineer
6 50 (8.79%) Software Developer
7 33 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 31 (5.45%) Architect
9 30 (5.27%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 30 (5.27%) Python Developer
9 30 (5.27%) Senior Data Scientist
10 29 (5.10%) Machine Learning Developer
11 28 (4.92%) .NET Developer
12 27 (4.75%) Full Stack Developer
12 27 (4.75%) Senior Developer
13 26 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
14 23 (4.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 21 (3.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
16 20 (3.51%) Agile Developer
16 20 (3.51%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (16.52%) Natural Language Processing
2 71 (12.48%) HTML
3 63 (11.07%) .NET
4 62 (10.90%) CSS
5 61 (10.72%) jQuery
6 59 (10.37%) AngularJS
7 56 (9.84%) Node.js
8 42 (7.38%) React
9 38 (6.68%) HTML5
10 37 (6.50%) RESTful
11 33 (5.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 30 (5.27%) CSS3
13 27 (4.75%) ASP.NET
13 27 (4.75%) Spring
13 27 (4.75%) Web Services
14 26 (4.57%) Backbone.js
15 22 (3.87%) Theano
16 21 (3.69%) Django
17 17 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
17 17 (2.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 152 (26.71%) Algorithms
2 143 (25.13%) Computer Science
3 56 (9.84%) Robotics
4 39 (6.85%) User Experience
5 30 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.69%) Fintech
7 18 (3.16%) Internet of Things
7 18 (3.16%) Smart Home
8 14 (2.46%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.76%) Social Media
11 9 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.41%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (1.05%) CUDA
14 6 (1.05%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.76%) Linux
2 29 (5.10%) Windows
3 15 (2.64%) Android
4 12 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.41%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.23%) CentOS
6 7 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.05%) Unix
8 5 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.53%) Solaris
9 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (55.18%) Machine Learning
2 177 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (27.77%) Software Engineering
4 108 (18.98%) Deep Learning
5 105 (18.45%) Analytics
6 101 (17.75%) Mathematics
7 70 (12.30%) TDD
8 61 (10.72%) OO
9 59 (10.37%) Scrum
10 53 (9.31%) Multithreading
11 51 (8.96%) Computer Vision
12 49 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (8.26%) Microservices
14 41 (7.21%) DevOps
15 39 (6.85%) Physics
15 39 (6.85%) Visualisation
16 35 (6.15%) Reinforcement Learning
17 34 (5.98%) Distributed Algorithms
18 33 (5.80%) Statistics
19 30 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 262 (46.05%) Java
2 229 (40.25%) Python
3 130 (22.85%) JavaScript
4 121 (21.27%) C++
5 106 (18.63%) C#
6 98 (17.22%) SQL
7 90 (15.82%) Scala
8 67 (11.78%) R
9 57 (10.02%) C
10 45 (7.91%) Ruby
11 16 (2.81%) Elixir
11 16 (2.81%) Perl
12 15 (2.64%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.28%) MATLAB
14 12 (2.11%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.58%) Fortran
16 7 (1.23%) Lua
16 7 (1.23%) PHP
16 7 (1.23%) SPARQL
17 5 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 144 (25.31%) PhD
2 133 (23.37%) Degree
3 9 (1.58%) CISSP
4 8 (1.41%) CEH
5 5 (0.88%) GCIH
5 5 (0.88%) OSCP
6 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) GCIA
8 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.18%) GSEC
9 1 (0.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.46%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) GPG13
2 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.53%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) GCP
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (3.69%) Docker
2 8 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.88%) HDFS
3 5 (0.88%) Snort
4 3 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.35%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.18%) KVM
6 1 (0.18%) LXC
6 1 (0.18%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.05%) Ansible
4 5 (0.88%) Fluentd
4 5 (0.88%) Puppet
4 5 (0.88%) QRadar
5 4 (0.70%) Kibana
5 4 (0.70%) logstash
5 4 (0.70%) Mesos
6 3 (0.53%) CSIRT
6 3 (0.53%) Grafana
6 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) SCCM
7 1 (0.18%) Terraform
7 1 (0.18%) WMI
7 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (5.27%) Google
2 27 (4.75%) IBM
3 20 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.28%) Oracle
5 10 (1.76%) Pega
5 10 (1.76%) webMethods
6 8 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.23%) Apple
7 7 (1.23%) RapidMiner
7 7 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.88%) AlienVault
8 5 (0.88%) ArcSight
8 5 (0.88%) Facebook
8 5 (0.88%) FireEye
8 5 (0.88%) LogRhythm
8 5 (0.88%) Palo Alto
8 5 (0.88%) Sophos
8 5 (0.88%) Sourcefire
8 5 (0.88%) Splunk
8 5 (0.88%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £10000 - £130000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + solid equity options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Negot (+ High equity)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Top Prospects, Benefits and Perks
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens - options
Posted: 6 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago