Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1011 1145 1267
Rank change year-on-year +134 +122 -
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 172 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 1.19% 0.14% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 146 20 4
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -29.23% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,125 £85,000
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 14,453 14,661 19,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.41% 8.67% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11,290 11,760 15,621
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,907 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +150 171 £50,000 +8.70% 34
UK excluding London +75 127 £45,000 -2.17% 20
South East +28 55 £50,000 +8.70% 6
London +37 44 £72,500 +31.82% 17
North of England +22 28 £45,000 -3.23% 4
East of England - 20 £30,000 - 1
North West +20 19 £47,500 - 2
Midlands - 13 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 13 £40,000 -
South West - 11 £67,500 - 4
Yorkshire +37 9 £40,000 -13.98%

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 98 (56.98%) JavaScript
1 98 (56.98%) Artificial Intelligence
2 84 (48.84%) CSS
3 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (43.60%) HTML
5 54 (31.40%) .NET
6 53 (30.81%) Python
7 51 (29.65%) Machine Learning
8 50 (29.07%) SQL
9 44 (25.58%) C#
9 44 (25.58%) Scrum
9 44 (25.58%) Node.js
10 43 (25.00%) CSS3
10 43 (25.00%) Retail
11 41 (23.84%) React
12 39 (22.67%) Data Science
13 36 (20.93%) HTML5
14 34 (19.77%) Finance
15 33 (19.19%) JSON
16 31 (18.02%) Algorithms
17 30 (17.44%) AngularJS
17 30 (17.44%) jQuery
18 28 (16.28%) Front End Development
19 27 (15.70%) MVC
19 27 (15.70%) Neural Network
20 25 (14.53%) R
21 24 (13.95%) Natural Language Processing
21 24 (13.95%) Web Development
22 23 (13.37%) MySQL
23 20 (11.63%) Multimedia

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 12 (6.98%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.81%) CMS
3 9 (5.23%) ExpressionEngine
3 9 (5.23%) WordPress
4 4 (2.33%) DNN
5 3 (1.74%) Amazon Alexa
5 3 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.16%) Apache
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.16%) Jupyter
6 2 (1.16%) SAS
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.16%) Unica
2 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.49%) GitHub
4 5 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.74%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (1.74%) Cloudflare
6 3 (1.74%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.16%) Dialogflow
7 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.05%) SMS
2 9 (5.23%) DAB
3 2 (1.16%) Skype
4 1 (0.58%) Extranet
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.37%) MySQL
2 14 (8.14%) Big Data
3 13 (7.56%) Hadoop
4 10 (5.81%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.33%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.74%) Mahout
8 3 (1.74%) Redis
8 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (1.16%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.98%) Cucumber
3 11 (6.40%) Subversion
4 10 (5.81%) Robot Framework
4 10 (5.81%) Selenium
4 10 (5.81%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.16%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (25.00%) Retail
2 34 (19.77%) Finance
3 20 (11.63%) Multimedia
4 17 (9.88%) Legal
5 7 (4.07%) Marketing
6 4 (2.33%) Banking
6 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (56.40%) Developer
2 41 (23.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 37 (21.51%) Software Developer
4 36 (20.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 31 (18.02%) C# Developer
5 31 (18.02%) HTML Developer
6 24 (13.95%) Data Scientist
7 22 (12.79%) .NET Developer
8 21 (12.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (11.05%) HTML CSS Developer
10 17 (9.88%) Junior
10 17 (9.88%) Junior Developer
11 16 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (9.30%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (9.30%) Junior Software Developer
12 14 (8.14%) Web Developer
13 13 (7.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (7.56%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (6.98%) Junior SQL Developer
14 12 (6.98%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (48.84%) CSS
2 75 (43.60%) HTML
3 54 (31.40%) .NET
4 44 (25.58%) Node.js
5 43 (25.00%) CSS3
6 41 (23.84%) React
7 36 (20.93%) HTML5
8 33 (19.19%) JSON
9 30 (17.44%) AngularJS
9 30 (17.44%) jQuery
10 24 (13.95%) Natural Language Processing
11 19 (11.05%) Ext JS
11 19 (11.05%) XML
12 18 (10.47%) MEAN Stack
13 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET
13 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (5.23%) LAMP
15 8 (4.65%) NumPy
15 8 (4.65%) TensorFlow
16 7 (4.07%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.02%) Algorithms
2 20 (11.63%) User Experience
3 17 (9.88%) Robotics
4 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.40%) Private Cloud
6 10 (5.81%) Fintech
7 5 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.33%) Social Media
9 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.58%) Blog
10 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.58%) IVR
10 1 (0.58%) Podcast
10 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Debian
1 9 (5.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.98%) Artificial Intelligence
2 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.65%) Machine Learning
4 44 (25.58%) Scrum
5 39 (22.67%) Data Science
6 28 (16.28%) Front End Development
7 27 (15.70%) MVC
7 27 (15.70%) Neural Network
8 24 (13.95%) Web Development
9 20 (11.63%) OO
10 17 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (9.88%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.30%) TDD
12 15 (8.72%) SEO
13 13 (7.56%) Analytics
13 13 (7.56%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.98%) CRM
14 12 (6.98%) Data Protection
15 11 (6.40%) DevOps
15 11 (6.40%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 98 (56.98%) JavaScript
2 53 (30.81%) Python
3 50 (29.07%) SQL
4 44 (25.58%) C#
5 25 (14.53%) R
6 13 (7.56%) Java
7 11 (6.40%) PHP
8 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.81%) Ruby
9 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.23%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.23%) Scala
10 3 (1.74%) C
11 1 (0.58%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) ES6
11 1 (0.58%) Java 8
11 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) PhD
3 10 (5.81%) HND
3 10 (5.81%) ISEB
3 10 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Ansible
1 2 (1.16%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.07%) Adobe
2 7 (4.07%) Facebook
2 7 (4.07%) IBM
3 4 (2.33%) Sencha
4 3 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.16%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (1.16%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.16%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.16%) Databricks
5 2 (1.16%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle
5 2 (1.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.16%) Siebel
6 1 (0.58%) Apple
6 1 (0.58%) Cognos
6 1 (0.58%) SAP
6 1 (0.58%) Tableau