Artificial Intelligence Jobs

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Artificial Intelligence skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Artificial Intelligence over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 48 118 76
Rank change year-on-year +70 -42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 4,962 2,692 8,000
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.52% 2.91% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 3.05% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,212 1,204 2,303
10th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £39,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £108,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £69,447 £57,500
% change year-on-year -13.60% +20.78% +4.55%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Artificial Intelligence falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90,810 88,242 165,721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.65% 95.42% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62,635 53,650 83,244
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,818 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,896
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 19 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 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +129 3,531 £60,000 -13.60% 335
England +55 3,380 £70,000 -6.67% 795
Work from Home +25 1,501 £63,500 -15.33% 477
Scotland +104 1,319 £65,000 - 14
London +44 1,251 £87,500 +8.98% 510
South East +100 848 £65,000 -18.75% 111
North of England +70 508 £51,000 -21.54% 78
North West +54 344 £47,500 -26.92% 45
Midlands +94 328 £56,156 -6.41% 35
South West +26 277 £58,700 -15.48% 55
West Midlands +54 169 £60,000 -5.14% 28
East Midlands +76 159 £47,500 -2.56% 7
Yorkshire +61 144 £65,000 -4.64% 28
East of England +31 129 £70,000 +7.69% 32
Wales +67 73 £67,500 +74.99% 11
Northern Ireland +55 46 £85,000 +13.33% 6
North East -2 20 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Channel Islands - 3 £60,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 - -

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 272 (5.48%) Apache Spark
2 128 (2.58%) Apache
3 124 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
4 99 (2.00%) FileNet
5 66 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 55 (1.11%) Confluence
7 53 (1.07%) nginx
8 42 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
8 42 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 36 (0.73%) Camunda
10 32 (0.64%) SAS
11 19 (0.38%) Microsoft Exchange
12 15 (0.30%) WordPress
13 14 (0.28%) IIS
14 11 (0.22%) CICS
15 10 (0.20%) Jupyter
16 7 (0.14%) CMS
16 7 (0.14%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.10%) Drupal
17 5 (0.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 88 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (1.57%) Simulink
3 76 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
4 53 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.75%) Chatbot
6 23 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.12%) EViews
8 6 (0.12%) Trello
9 5 (0.10%) Stateflow
10 4 (0.081%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.020%) MadCap Flare
11 1 (0.020%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.020%) Oracle Smart View
11 1 (0.020%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.020%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 43 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.28%) Aladdin
4 9 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.10%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.081%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.081%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 3 (0.060%) Salesforce CRM
8 3 (0.060%) Shopify
8 3 (0.060%) Siebel CRM
9 2 (0.040%) Infor SunSystems
9 2 (0.040%) SAP EWM
9 2 (0.040%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.040%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.040%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.040%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.020%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.020%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1,417 (28.56%) Azure
2 1,383 (27.87%) AWS
3 423 (8.52%) IBM Cloud
4 387 (7.80%) Power Platform
5 306 (6.17%) GCP
6 252 (5.08%) Azure DevOps
7 230 (4.64%) Entra ID
8 197 (3.97%) Serverless
9 182 (3.67%) Amazon S3
10 158 (3.18%) SaaS
11 145 (2.92%) Azure Functions
12 136 (2.74%) Azure Service Bus
13 132 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
14 130 (2.62%) Azure Logic Apps
15 129 (2.60%) Azure API Management
16 122 (2.46%) Microsoft 365
17 109 (2.20%) PowerApps
18 99 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
19 95 (1.91%) Datadog
20 94 (1.89%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 224 (4.51%) 5G
2 216 (4.35%) Broadband
3 39 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 33 (0.67%) DNS
4 33 (0.67%) HTTP
5 32 (0.64%) Firewall
6 21 (0.42%) WAN
7 19 (0.38%) Internet
7 19 (0.38%) LAN
7 19 (0.38%) Network Security
7 19 (0.38%) Unified Communications
8 17 (0.34%) MQTT
8 17 (0.34%) VPN
9 11 (0.22%) Intranet
9 11 (0.22%) Wireless
9 11 (0.22%) WLAN
10 10 (0.20%) DSL
11 9 (0.18%) SAN
12 8 (0.16%) SSL
12 8 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 751 (15.14%) NoSQL
2 486 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
3 380 (7.66%) MongoDB
4 311 (6.27%) Power BI
5 299 (6.03%) SQL Server
6 277 (5.58%) DB2
7 269 (5.42%) Relational Database
8 258 (5.20%) Big Data
9 238 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
10 207 (4.17%) Data Lake
11 166 (3.35%) Oracle Database
12 160 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
13 131 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 121 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 115 (2.32%) Tableau
16 111 (2.24%) Hadoop
17 103 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 101 (2.04%) Apache Ignite
19 93 (1.87%) Apache Hive
20 87 (1.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 366 (7.38%) Git
2 201 (4.05%) JUnit
3 199 (4.01%) Cypress.io
4 177 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 125 (2.52%) Selenium
6 105 (2.12%) Jasmine
7 98 (1.98%) JIRA
8 79 (1.59%) Bitbucket Server
9 63 (1.27%) WebDriver
10 60 (1.21%) GitLab
10 60 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
10 60 (1.21%) Protractor
11 47 (0.95%) Mockito
12 25 (0.50%) Android Studio
13 24 (0.48%) JMeter
14 22 (0.44%) SoapUI
14 22 (0.44%) Vagrant
15 18 (0.36%) LabVIEW
16 15 (0.30%) Maven
16 15 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,918 (38.65%) Finance
2 1,842 (37.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1,363 (27.47%) Law
4 980 (19.75%) Social Skills
5 763 (15.38%) Marketing
6 620 (12.49%) Public Sector
7 581 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
8 578 (11.65%) Legal
9 470 (9.47%) Banking
10 257 (5.18%) Investment Banking
11 219 (4.41%) Retail
12 197 (3.97%) Presentation Skills
13 149 (3.00%) Front Office
14 98 (1.98%) Games
15 92 (1.85%) Influencing Skills
15 92 (1.85%) Manufacturing
16 64 (1.29%) Financial Institution
17 58 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
18 56 (1.13%) Telecoms
19 40 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,523 (30.69%) Software Engineer
2 952 (19.19%) Developer
3 947 (19.09%) Senior
4 660 (13.30%) Lead
5 532 (10.72%) Java Engineer
6 510 (10.28%) Java Software Engineer
7 440 (8.87%) Full Stack Engineer
8 360 (7.26%) Lead Software Engineer
9 347 (6.99%) Python Engineer
10 303 (6.11%) Python Software Engineer
11 299 (6.03%) Architect
12 261 (5.26%) Full Stack Software Engineer
13 241 (4.86%) Full Stack Developer
14 227 (4.57%) Data Engineer
15 224 (4.51%) Senior Developer
16 220 (4.43%) Consultant
17 217 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
18 211 (4.25%) AWS Engineer
18 211 (4.25%) Linux Specialist
18 211 (4.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 946 (19.06%) React
2 617 (12.43%) AngularJS
3 565 (11.39%) HTML
4 536 (10.80%) .NET
5 526 (10.60%) CSS
6 429 (8.65%) Node.js
7 412 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 374 (7.54%) jQuery
9 373 (7.52%) Spring
10 310 (6.25%) Web Services
11 308 (6.21%) REST
12 297 (5.99%) Kafka
13 283 (5.70%) ASP.NET
14 281 (5.66%) Vue
15 250 (5.04%) ASP.NET Core
16 242 (4.88%) Ember.js
17 239 (4.82%) Backbone.js
18 218 (4.39%) J2EE
19 182 (3.67%) Hibernate
20 163 (3.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1,087 (21.91%) Algorithms
2 495 (9.98%) Blockchain
3 468 (9.43%) Cloud Native
4 439 (8.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 424 (8.54%) Data Structures
6 231 (4.66%) Social Media
7 226 (4.55%) e-Learning
8 166 (3.35%) Onboarding
9 152 (3.06%) Hedge funds
10 149 (3.00%) Fixed Income
11 146 (2.94%) Public Cloud
12 145 (2.92%) IoT
13 136 (2.74%) Product Ownership
14 124 (2.50%) Management Information System
15 102 (2.06%) Equities
16 87 (1.75%) Distributed Systems
17 83 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
18 69 (1.39%) Robotics
19 62 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
20 61 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 785 (15.82%) Linux
2 373 (7.52%) Windows
3 300 (6.05%) Android
4 255 (5.14%) Apple iOS
5 236 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 193 (3.89%) Unix
7 68 (1.37%) CentOS
8 43 (0.87%) Solaris
9 41 (0.83%) Debian
10 40 (0.81%) Alpine Linux
11 34 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
12 32 (0.64%) Windows Server
13 24 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
15 8 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.14%) AIX
17 6 (0.12%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
18 3 (0.060%) Amazon Linux
18 3 (0.060%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,670 (53.81%) Machine Learning
2 2,190 (44.14%) Agile
3 1,900 (38.29%) Software Engineering
4 1,384 (27.89%) CI/CD
5 1,232 (24.83%) SDLC
6 1,099 (22.15%) Operational Stability
7 840 (16.93%) Community of Practice
8 839 (16.91%) Visualisation
9 796 (16.04%) Full Stack Development
10 761 (15.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 696 (14.03%) Computer Science
12 678 (13.66%) DevOps
13 675 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
14 649 (13.08%) Data Science
15 623 (12.56%) Analytics
16 553 (11.14%) Decision-Making
17 505 (10.18%) Risk Management
18 439 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
19 426 (8.59%) Mentoring
20 421 (8.48%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 1,709 (34.44%) Python
2 1,572 (31.68%) SQL
3 1,360 (27.41%) Java
4 896 (18.06%) JavaScript
5 623 (12.56%) C#
6 542 (10.92%) TypeScript
7 276 (5.56%) Bash
8 212 (4.27%) PL/SQL
9 179 (3.61%) C++
10 128 (2.58%) C
11 105 (2.12%) Scala
12 97 (1.95%) R
13 68 (1.37%) Kotlin
14 66 (1.33%) Go
15 58 (1.17%) PHP
16 55 (1.11%) MATLAB
17 51 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 36 (0.73%) Lua
19 34 (0.69%) PowerShell
20 33 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1,022 (20.60%) Degree
2 352 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 314 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 251 (5.06%) Master's Degree
5 250 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 129 (2.60%) PhD
7 117 (2.36%) Azure Certification
8 108 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 86 (1.73%) DV Cleared
10 70 (1.41%) AWS Certification
11 63 (1.27%) DBS Check
12 55 (1.11%) PMI Certification
13 47 (0.95%) MCSA
14 46 (0.93%) MCSE
15 36 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
16 26 (0.52%) PMP
17 25 (0.50%) CISSP
18 20 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
19 17 (0.34%) CISM
20 14 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (2.16%) Data Quality
2 90 (1.81%) QA
3 69 (1.39%) SLA
4 33 (0.67%) Accessibility
5 30 (0.60%) WCAG
6 27 (0.54%) GDPR
7 22 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (0.44%) NIST
8 20 (0.40%) PMO
9 12 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.16%) IEC 61508
10 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.14%) Def Stans
11 7 (0.14%) NIST 800
11 7 (0.14%) TickIT
12 6 (0.12%) GRC
12 6 (0.12%) MiFID
12 6 (0.12%) NCSC
12 6 (0.12%) UCITS
13 5 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 369 (7.44%) Docker
2 245 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 88 (1.77%) HDFS
4 45 (0.91%) Firmware
5 42 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
6 30 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
9 7 (0.14%) NFS
10 6 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 4 (0.081%) Embedded Firmware
12 4 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.060%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.060%) vSphere
14 2 (0.040%) IAG
15 1 (0.020%) KVM
15 1 (0.020%) PowerHA
15 1 (0.020%) QEMU
15 1 (0.020%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 605 (12.19%) Kubernetes
2 413 (8.32%) Terraform
3 229 (4.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 210 (4.23%) Jamf Pro
5 130 (2.62%) Grafana
6 113 (2.28%) Prometheus
7 64 (1.29%) Ansible
8 42 (0.85%) Data Guard
8 42 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.14%) Graphite
11 6 (0.12%) Nagios
12 5 (0.10%) SELinux
13 4 (0.081%) vCenter Server
14 3 (0.060%) Argo
14 3 (0.060%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.060%) Kubeflow
14 3 (0.060%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.040%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (0.040%) Kibana
Vendors
1 737 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 484 (9.75%) Oracle
3 432 (8.71%) IBM
4 415 (8.36%) Red Hat
5 296 (5.97%) Databricks
6 230 (4.64%) Google
7 218 (4.39%) CyberArk
8 210 (4.23%) Tanium
9 174 (3.51%) Dynatrace
10 119 (2.40%) Splunk
11 89 (1.79%) Informatica
12 67 (1.35%) Alteryx
13 66 (1.33%) OpenAI
14 61 (1.23%) Cloudera
15 59 (1.19%) Salesforce
16 51 (1.03%) Xilinx
17 47 (0.95%) Sun
18 44 (0.89%) SAP
19 43 (0.87%) VMware
20 42 (0.85%) Remedy