Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 674 858 692
Rank change year-on-year +184 -166 +385
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 89 168 481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 2.27% 1.68% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 90 144 130
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,725
90th Percentile £75,000 £87,125 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.18% +22.22%

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 3,926 10,000 13,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 7.93% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,095 7,989 9,911
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +204 88 £60,000 -4.95% 12
London +204 68 £60,000 -7.69% 2
UK excluding London +120 19 £56,250 +25.00% 10
North West +83 10 £42,500 -5.56% 3
North of England +56 10 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Midlands +80 6 £58,000 +3.11% 2
West Midlands +61 6 £58,000 +3.11% 2
South East +141 3 £70,000 +55.56% 2
South West +67 1 £70,000 - 2
Work from Home -72 1 £45,000 -29.41% 4
East of England - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 89 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (52.81%) Artificial Intelligence
4 41 (46.07%) Machine Learning
5 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
6 31 (34.83%) Mobile App
7 27 (30.34%) Natural Language Processing
8 24 (26.97%) JIRA
9 23 (25.84%) Product Roadmap
9 23 (25.84%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 22 (24.72%) Node.js
10 22 (24.72%) Azure
10 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
10 22 (24.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 20 (22.47%) AWS
11 20 (22.47%) Neural Network
12 19 (21.35%) .NET
12 19 (21.35%) Express
12 19 (21.35%) Backlog Management
12 19 (21.35%) Product Backlog
13 18 (20.22%) Jest
13 18 (20.22%) Wrike
13 18 (20.22%) Sass
13 18 (20.22%) Trello
13 18 (20.22%) Microservices
13 18 (20.22%) Confluence
14 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
14 17 (19.10%) HTML
15 16 (17.98%) C#
16 14 (15.73%) DevOps

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 18 (20.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (1.12%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.72%) Azure
2 20 (22.47%) AWS
3 18 (20.22%) Trello
4 12 (13.48%) Serverless
5 9 (10.11%) SaaS
6 8 (8.99%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (6.74%) AWS CodeBuild
7 6 (6.74%) Azure Functions
7 6 (6.74%) Azure Machine Learning
7 6 (6.74%) PaaS
8 5 (5.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.25%) GCP
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.12%) CloudFront
10 1 (1.12%) Dialogflow
10 1 (1.12%) GitHub
10 1 (1.12%) Heroku
10 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (3.37%) KNIME
2 3 (3.37%) Sisense
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.12%) Ingres
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) JIRA
2 14 (15.73%) CircleCI
3 13 (14.61%) Mocha
4 5 (5.62%) Appium
4 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.62%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.62%) Spock
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.12%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.12%) MSTest
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.87%) Local Government
3 5 (5.62%) Marketing
3 5 (5.62%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.49%) Finance
5 3 (3.37%) Electronics
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) Digital Product Manager
2 19 (21.35%) Product Manager
3 18 (20.22%) Telecoms Manager
3 18 (20.22%) Telecoms Product Manager
4 13 (14.61%) JavaScript Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Azure Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.49%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) Natural Language Processing
2 22 (24.72%) Node.js
3 19 (21.35%) .NET
3 19 (21.35%) Express
4 18 (20.22%) Jest
4 18 (20.22%) Sass
5 17 (19.10%) HTML
6 14 (15.73%) .NET Core
6 14 (15.73%) Redux
7 13 (14.61%) Enzyme
7 13 (14.61%) Next.js
7 13 (14.61%) Semantic UI
8 12 (13.48%) CSS
8 12 (13.48%) React
9 9 (10.11%) HTML5
10 7 (7.87%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.74%) REST
12 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.62%) RESTful
12 5 (5.62%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.83%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) Robotics
4 5 (5.62%) Social Media
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.12%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.12%) Blog
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Podcast
6 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Android
1 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (52.81%) Artificial Intelligence
4 41 (46.07%) Machine Learning
5 23 (25.84%) Product Roadmap
5 23 (25.84%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 22 (24.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 20 (22.47%) Neural Network
8 19 (21.35%) Backlog Management
8 19 (21.35%) Product Backlog
9 18 (20.22%) Microservices
10 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
11 14 (15.73%) DevOps
12 13 (14.61%) Front End Development
12 13 (14.61%) Kanban
12 13 (14.61%) Scrum
13 10 (11.24%) Analytics
14 9 (10.11%) TDD
15 8 (8.99%) Open Source
16 7 (7.87%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (17.98%) C#
3 7 (7.87%) TypeScript
4 6 (6.74%) Python
5 5 (5.62%) ES6
5 5 (5.62%) Java
6 4 (4.49%) SQL
7 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.12%) Go
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.12%) Packer
2 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Wrike
2 5 (5.62%) Blue Prism
2 5 (5.62%) Facebook
3 4 (4.49%) SAP
4 3 (3.37%) Dynatrace
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Splunk
5 2 (2.25%) Databricks
5 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) Oblix
5 2 (2.25%) UiPath
6 1 (1.12%) Instagram
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.12%) Twitter
6 1 (1.12%) Workday
6 1 (1.12%) YouTube