Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Chatbot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chatbot over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1022 1163 -
Rank change year-on-year +141 - -
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 150 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.005% -
As % of the Applications category 1.01% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 136 8 0
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 -
% change year-on-year -2.17% - -

Chatbot is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 14,873 15,117 20,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 8.60% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11,813 12,323 16,506
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -

Chatbot
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Chatbot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chatbot over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chatbot within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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 +147 149 £50,000 +8.11% 33
UK excluding London +97 110 £45,000 -2.17% 22
South East +50 49 £50,000 +8.70% 11
London +35 37 £67,500 -10.00% 12
North of England +31 31 £45,000 -3.23% 5
West Midlands - 20 £40,000 - 3
Midlands - 20 £40,000 - 3
North West - 18 £48,750 - 5
Yorkshire +23 13 £40,000 -13.98%
South West - 6 £75,000 -
East of England - 4 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Chatbot 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 Chatbot.

1 81 (54.00%) JavaScript
2 65 (43.33%) CSS
3 64 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (37.33%) HTML
5 44 (29.33%) Machine Learning
6 42 (28.00%) Python
6 42 (28.00%) Retail
7 40 (26.67%) .NET
7 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 39 (26.00%) SQL
9 38 (25.33%) Node.js
10 37 (24.67%) React
10 37 (24.67%) Scrum
10 37 (24.67%) Data Science
11 33 (22.00%) User Experience
12 31 (20.67%) jQuery
13 29 (19.33%) CSS3
14 26 (17.33%) JSON
15 24 (16.00%) Web Development
15 24 (16.00%) C#
16 23 (15.33%) Finance
17 22 (14.67%) Natural Language Processing
17 22 (14.67%) HTML5
17 22 (14.67%) MEAN Stack
18 21 (14.00%) Analytics
19 20 (13.33%) Test Automation
19 20 (13.33%) Multimedia
20 19 (12.67%) Ext JS
20 19 (12.67%) MVC
20 19 (12.67%) Front End Development

Chatbot
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 9 (6.00%) CMS
1 9 (6.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 9 (6.00%) WordPress
2 8 (5.33%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.33%) DNN
4 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon Alexa
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) InVision
1 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.67%) GitHub
2 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (2.67%) Dialogflow
3 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.33%) Bluemix
5 2 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.67%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.67%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Skype
2 3 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) Extranet
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.00%) Big Data
1 12 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.67%) MySQL
3 9 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.00%) Mahout
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.67%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.67%) Redis
6 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 16 (10.67%) Cucumber
1 16 (10.67%) Robot Framework
1 16 (10.67%) Selenium
1 16 (10.67%) WebDriver
2 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.67%) Subversion
4 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Axure RP
General
1 42 (28.00%) Retail
2 23 (15.33%) Finance
3 20 (13.33%) Multimedia
4 10 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.00%) Legal
6 5 (3.33%) Games
6 5 (3.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Electronics
7 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (52.67%) Developer
2 44 (29.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (25.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (15.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 23 (15.33%) HTML Developer
5 22 (14.67%) Data Scientist
6 19 (12.67%) C# Developer
7 18 (12.00%) Software Developer
8 16 (10.67%) Test Automation Engineer
8 16 (10.67%) Test Engineer
8 16 (10.67%) Web Developer
9 15 (10.00%) Angular Developer
10 13 (8.67%) .NET Developer
11 12 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (7.33%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
13 10 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
13 10 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
14 7 (4.67%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.33%) CSS
2 56 (37.33%) HTML
3 40 (26.67%) .NET
3 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 38 (25.33%) Node.js
5 37 (24.67%) React
6 31 (20.67%) jQuery
7 29 (19.33%) CSS3
8 26 (17.33%) JSON
9 22 (14.67%) HTML5
9 22 (14.67%) MEAN Stack
9 22 (14.67%) Natural Language Processing
10 19 (12.67%) Ext JS
11 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (6.67%) NumPy
13 9 (6.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.00%) LAMP
14 8 (5.33%) XML
15 7 (4.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 5 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.00%) User Experience
2 17 (11.33%) Algorithms
3 11 (7.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.67%) Fintech
4 7 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.00%) Social Media
6 2 (1.33%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.67%) Blog
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Debian
1 9 (6.00%) Linux
2 5 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.33%) Machine Learning
3 37 (24.67%) Data Science
3 37 (24.67%) Scrum
4 24 (16.00%) Web Development
5 21 (14.00%) Analytics
6 20 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 19 (12.67%) Front End Development
7 19 (12.67%) MVC
8 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
9 16 (10.67%) CRM
9 16 (10.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 16 (10.67%) Regression Testing
9 16 (10.67%) SEO
9 16 (10.67%) Test Scripting
10 15 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (8.67%) Neural Network
12 12 (8.00%) Web Application Development
13 11 (7.33%) Data Analytics
13 11 (7.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 81 (54.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (28.00%) Python
3 39 (26.00%) SQL
4 24 (16.00%) C#
5 12 (8.00%) R
6 10 (6.67%) PHP
7 9 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.33%) Java
10 4 (2.67%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.67%) Elixir
10 4 (2.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.00%) C++
12 2 (1.33%) Go
13 1 (0.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (8.00%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) ISEB
2 10 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.33%) PhD
4 6 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.33%) CGEIT
5 2 (1.33%) CISM
5 2 (1.33%) CISMP
5 2 (1.33%) CISSP
5 2 (1.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) Sencha
2 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.67%) Facebook
4 5 (3.33%) Adobe
4 5 (3.33%) Google
5 4 (2.67%) Dell
5 4 (2.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.33%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle
6 2 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.67%) Apple
7 1 (0.67%) Cognos