Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 588 915 976
Rank change year-on-year +327 +61 +164
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 109 152 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 3.63% 1.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 100 127 134
Median annual salary £60,000 £53,550 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.04% -12.57% +3.81%
10th Percentile £36,125 £32,163 £32,150
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,206 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.68% -10.00% -9.09%

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 3,005 11,012 14,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.07% 8.10% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,421 8,696 11,035
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.24% -2.86% +2.94%

Chatbot
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Chatbot.

Salary trend for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Chatbot over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +367 106 £60,000 - 17
London +280 79 £60,000 -7.69% 7
UK excluding London +245 27 £55,206 +22.68% 10
North West +139 18 £48,956 -2.09% 1
North of England +133 18 £48,956 +8.79% 1
South East +195 6 £60,000 +37.14% 3
Work from Home +27 3 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 2
South West +121 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 70 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (54.13%) Artificial Intelligence
4 56 (51.38%) Machine Learning
5 37 (33.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 33 (30.28%) JavaScript
7 32 (29.36%) Mobile App
8 29 (26.61%) Node.js
9 28 (25.69%) Neural Network
10 26 (23.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 25 (22.94%) JIRA
11 25 (22.94%) Microservices
12 24 (22.02%) Azure
12 24 (22.02%) Express
12 24 (22.02%) Scrum
12 24 (22.02%) Product Roadmap
13 23 (21.10%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 23 (21.10%) .NET
14 22 (20.18%) C#
14 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
14 22 (20.18%) React
15 21 (19.27%) Redux
15 21 (19.27%) Sass
15 21 (19.27%) Jest
16 19 (17.43%) .NET Core
16 19 (17.43%) Analytics
17 18 (16.51%) Mocha
17 18 (16.51%) CircleCI
17 18 (16.51%) Semantic UI
17 18 (16.51%) Enzyme

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 (11.01%) Confluence
2 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Sketch
1 1 (0.92%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.92%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.02%) Azure
2 13 (11.93%) AWS
3 12 (11.01%) Trello
4 4 (3.67%) SaaS
5 3 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.75%) AWS CodeBuild
5 3 (2.75%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.75%) Serverless
6 2 (1.83%) GCP
7 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.92%) Dialogflow
7 1 (0.92%) Heroku
7 1 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) RFID
2 3 (2.75%) SMS
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) Network Security
3 2 (1.83%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) KNIME
1 3 (2.75%) Sisense
2 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.92%) Redis
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) JIRA
2 18 (16.51%) CircleCI
2 18 (16.51%) Mocha
3 7 (6.42%) Appium
3 7 (6.42%) Spock
4 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.75%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.75%) Selenium
6 2 (1.83%) Cypress.io
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.92%) JMeter
7 1 (0.92%) MSTest
7 1 (0.92%) Postman
7 1 (0.92%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) TestRail
General
1 16 (14.68%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.26%) Local Government
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Marketing
4 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.75%) Electronics
5 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Developer
2 18 (16.51%) JavaScript Engineer
3 16 (14.68%) Digital Product Manager
3 16 (14.68%) Product Manager
4 12 (11.01%) Telecoms Manager
4 12 (11.01%) Telecoms Product Manager
5 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Product Owner
6 7 (6.42%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) QA Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.94%) Natural Language Processing
2 29 (26.61%) Node.js
3 24 (22.02%) Express
4 23 (21.10%) .NET
5 22 (20.18%) React
6 21 (19.27%) Jest
6 21 (19.27%) Redux
6 21 (19.27%) Sass
7 19 (17.43%) .NET Core
8 18 (16.51%) Enzyme
8 18 (16.51%) Next.js
8 18 (16.51%) Semantic UI
9 15 (13.76%) HTML
10 12 (11.01%) CSS
11 11 (10.09%) Vue.js
12 9 (8.26%) HTML5
12 9 (8.26%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (5.50%) CSS3
13 6 (5.50%) REST
14 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.36%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.01%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.17%) User Experience
4 7 (6.42%) Robotics
5 4 (3.67%) 3D Printing
5 4 (3.67%) Social Media
6 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.75%) IVR
7 2 (1.83%) Blog
7 2 (1.83%) CCTV
7 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) Podcast
8 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Android
1 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 70 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (54.13%) Artificial Intelligence
4 56 (51.38%) Machine Learning
5 28 (25.69%) Neural Network
6 26 (23.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 25 (22.94%) Microservices
8 24 (22.02%) Product Roadmap
8 24 (22.02%) Scrum
9 23 (21.10%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
11 19 (17.43%) Analytics
12 17 (15.60%) DevOps
13 16 (14.68%) Backlog Management
13 16 (14.68%) Product Backlog
14 12 (11.01%) Data Analytics
14 12 (11.01%) Gamification
15 11 (10.09%) Kanban
15 11 (10.09%) Open Source
16 9 (8.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) JavaScript
2 22 (20.18%) C#
3 13 (11.93%) Python
4 10 (9.17%) TypeScript
5 8 (7.34%) Java
6 4 (3.67%) ES6
7 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.83%) SQL
7 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) MIIS
2 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (11.01%) Wrike
2 7 (6.42%) Blue Prism
3 4 (3.67%) Facebook
3 4 (3.67%) SAP
3 4 (3.67%) UiPath
4 3 (2.75%) Dynatrace
4 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.75%) Splunk
5 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) Oblix
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (0.92%) Instagram
6 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter
6 1 (0.92%) Workday
6 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.92%) YouTube