Period
to 14 April 2021

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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 777 823 640
Rank change year-on-year +46 -183 +367
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 72 157 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.14% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 1.33% 1.83% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 131
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £46,500 £44,063 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +20.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £72,418 £89,375
90th Percentile £82,000 £87,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.13% -2.50% +21.21%

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 5,428 8,585 12,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.52% 7.59% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,922 6,753 9,364
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,300 £22,868
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,536 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.34% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% +6.06%

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 14 April 2021.

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 14 April 2021. 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 +80 70 £62,500 -1.96% 21
London +90 50 £67,500 +3.85% 12
UK excluding London +53 18 £46,250 -5.13% 10
Work from Home -146 8 £60,000 -5.88% 4
South East +84 6 £35,000 -44.00% 3
North of England +26 6 £46,250 - 3
Midlands +25 5 £61,000 +27.70% 3
West Midlands +15 5 £61,000 +27.70% 2
North West +36 3 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Yorkshire -6 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Scotland -3 1 £50,000 +2.56% 1

For the 6 months to 14 April 2021, 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 72 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 43 (59.72%) Artificial Intelligence
4 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (51.39%) Machine Learning
6 30 (41.67%) AWS
7 29 (40.28%) Azure
8 24 (33.33%) React
9 21 (29.17%) DevOps
9 21 (29.17%) Node.js
10 20 (27.78%) Front End Development
10 20 (27.78%) Serverless
11 19 (26.39%) HTML
12 17 (23.61%) SaaS
13 16 (22.22%) PaaS
13 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (22.22%) TDD
13 16 (22.22%) CSS
13 16 (22.22%) .NET
14 15 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
15 14 (19.44%) IT Strategy
15 14 (19.44%) Innovative Thinking
15 14 (19.44%) Azure Functions
15 14 (19.44%) Cosmos DB
15 14 (19.44%) .NET Core
15 14 (19.44%) Azure Machine Learning
15 14 (19.44%) Natural Language Processing
15 14 (19.44%) C#
15 14 (19.44%) Kanban
15 14 (19.44%) HTML5

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 7 (9.72%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Drupal
3 1 (1.39%) Headless CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) InVision
2 1 (1.39%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.67%) AWS
2 29 (40.28%) Azure
3 20 (27.78%) Serverless
4 17 (23.61%) SaaS
5 16 (22.22%) PaaS
6 14 (19.44%) Azure Functions
6 14 (19.44%) Azure Machine Learning
7 10 (13.89%) GCP
8 7 (9.72%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (9.72%) Trello
9 4 (5.56%) AWS CodeBuild
10 3 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (4.17%) GitHub
11 2 (2.78%) IaaS
11 2 (2.78%) npm
12 1 (1.39%) Amazon Alexa
12 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (1.39%) Cloud Functions
12 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.17%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.78%) Ingres
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) CircleCI
2 8 (11.11%) Mocha
3 7 (9.72%) GitLab
3 7 (9.72%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.17%) Advertising
4 3 (4.17%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (47.22%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Full Stack Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Azure Developer
3 13 (18.06%) C# Developer
3 13 (18.06%) React Developer
4 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Digital Product Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.72%) Product Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Telecoms Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Telecoms Product Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Designer
8 4 (5.56%) Data Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Data Science Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Instructional Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) React
2 21 (29.17%) Node.js
3 19 (26.39%) HTML
4 16 (22.22%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) CSS
5 14 (19.44%) .NET Core
5 14 (19.44%) HTML5
5 14 (19.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
6 11 (15.28%) Jest
6 11 (15.28%) Sass
7 10 (13.89%) Express
8 9 (12.50%) Redux
9 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 8 (11.11%) CSS3
9 8 (11.11%) Enzyme
9 8 (11.11%) Next.js
9 8 (11.11%) Semantic UI
10 6 (8.33%) jQuery
11 5 (6.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (15.28%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) User Experience
4 5 (6.94%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Robotics
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 43 (59.72%) Artificial Intelligence
3 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (51.39%) Machine Learning
5 21 (29.17%) DevOps
6 20 (27.78%) Front End Development
7 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (22.22%) TDD
8 14 (19.44%) Innovative Thinking
8 14 (19.44%) IT Strategy
8 14 (19.44%) Kanban
9 13 (18.06%) BDD
9 13 (18.06%) Identity Management
10 12 (16.67%) Neural Network
11 8 (11.11%) Web Development
12 7 (9.72%) Backlog Management
12 7 (9.72%) Mobile Development
12 7 (9.72%) Product Roadmap
12 7 (9.72%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 7 (9.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (19.44%) C#
3 9 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) Python
4 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.17%) ES6
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Go
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Packer
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Wrike
2 4 (5.56%) Databricks
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Adobe
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Google
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Avaya
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Facebook
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore