Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 834 672 1049
Rank change year-on-year -162 +377 +143
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 172 505 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.33% 0.087%
As % of the Applications category 1.79% 3.87% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 131 110 138
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,725 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £115,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -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 9,610 13,062 15,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.81% 8.63% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,619 9,773 11,933
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.52%

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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Chatbot in the UK

Chatbot
Top 12 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 26 February 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 -174 140 £61,250 -5.77% 24
UK excluding London -192 97 £45,000 -14.29% 15
London +76 70 £65,000 -7.14% 12
North of England +59 35 £45,000 -30.77% 8
Scotland +48 27 £47,600 -56.73% 1
Yorkshire +42 24 £45,000 -12.20% 2
South East +56 14 £45,000 -12.20%
South West -188 12 - -
North West +55 9 £45,000 -36.08% 6
Midlands +44 9 £55,000 -14.30% 4
West Midlands - 9 £55,000 - 3
North East +13 2 £35,544 -15.37%

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 49 (28.49%) C#
5 46 (26.74%) Finance
6 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 44 (25.58%) Azure
7 42 (24.42%) Scrum
8 41 (23.84%) .NET
8 41 (23.84%) Machine Learning
9 38 (22.09%) AWS
10 34 (19.77%) DevOps
11 32 (18.60%) Mobile App
12 31 (18.02%) Web Services
13 30 (17.44%) Front End Development
14 28 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (15.70%) TDD
15 27 (15.70%) User Experience
16 26 (15.12%) HTML
16 26 (15.12%) Python
17 25 (14.53%) PaaS
18 24 (13.95%) SaaS
18 24 (13.95%) Fintech
19 23 (13.37%) People Management
19 23 (13.37%) Kanban
19 23 (13.37%) CSS
20 22 (12.79%) RESTful
20 22 (12.79%) Greenfield Project
21 21 (12.21%) .NET Core
21 21 (12.21%) Docker

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 16 (9.30%) CMS
2 6 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.49%) EPiServer
2 6 (3.49%) Red Hat Fuse
2 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.58%) Confluence
4 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 44 (25.58%) Azure
2 38 (22.09%) AWS
3 25 (14.53%) PaaS
4 24 (13.95%) SaaS
5 17 (9.88%) Serverless
6 15 (8.72%) Azure Functions
6 15 (8.72%) Azure Machine Learning
7 10 (5.81%) IaaS
8 9 (5.23%) Quay.io
9 8 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (3.49%) OpenShift
11 5 (2.91%) Azure LUIS
11 5 (2.91%) Dialogflow
11 5 (2.91%) Power Platform
12 4 (2.33%) GCP
13 1 (0.58%) Amazon Alexa
13 1 (0.58%) Amazon SageMaker
13 1 (0.58%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) DNS
1 6 (3.49%) Firewall
2 3 (1.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.16%) SMS
4 1 (0.58%) Skype
4 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.72%) Cosmos DB
2 9 (5.23%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.65%) Big Data
3 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.91%) Power BI
5 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.16%) MySQL
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) QlikView
7 1 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (10.47%) JIRA
2 14 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.56%) webpack
4 11 (6.40%) Selenium
5 10 (5.81%) SpecFlow
5 10 (5.81%) WebDriver
6 9 (5.23%) CircleCI
6 9 (5.23%) fastlane
6 9 (5.23%) Jasmine
6 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.23%) Mocha
7 4 (2.33%) gulp
8 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.58%) GitLab
9 1 (0.58%) JMeter
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (26.74%) Finance
2 18 (10.47%) Financial Institution
2 18 (10.47%) Games
3 13 (7.56%) Advertising
4 12 (6.98%) Danish Language
5 9 (5.23%) Retail
6 8 (4.65%) Marketing
7 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.16%) Automotive
8 2 (1.16%) Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Legal
8 2 (1.16%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (44.77%) Developer
2 19 (11.05%) Architect
3 15 (8.72%) Azure Developer
3 15 (8.72%) C# Developer
4 14 (8.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (7.56%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.98%) Analyst
6 12 (6.98%) Test Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.81%) Product Manager
8 10 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.23%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) iOS Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Senior iOS Developer
10 6 (3.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (3.49%) Data Scientist
10 6 (3.49%) Development Manager
11 5 (2.91%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.84%) .NET
2 31 (18.02%) Web Services
3 26 (15.12%) HTML
4 23 (13.37%) CSS
5 22 (12.79%) RESTful
6 21 (12.21%) .NET Core
7 18 (10.47%) Natural Language Processing
8 17 (9.88%) JSON
9 16 (9.30%) XML
10 12 (6.98%) Middleware
10 12 (6.98%) Twig
10 12 (6.98%) Yii
11 11 (6.40%) React
12 10 (5.81%) AngularJS
12 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
13 9 (5.23%) Jest
13 9 (5.23%) REST
14 8 (4.65%) Node.js
15 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 27 (15.70%) User Experience
3 22 (12.79%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (8.72%) Social Media
5 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.65%) Augmented Reality
6 8 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.49%) Cloud Native
7 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.91%) Robotics
9 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.33%) Blog
10 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.74%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.16%) BBC
11 2 (1.16%) Media Streaming
12 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.58%) mHealth
12 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.14%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.91%) Windows
3 4 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 42 (24.42%) Scrum
5 41 (23.84%) Machine Learning
6 34 (19.77%) DevOps
7 30 (17.44%) Front End Development
8 28 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (15.70%) TDD
10 24 (13.95%) Fintech
11 23 (13.37%) Kanban
11 23 (13.37%) People Management
12 18 (10.47%) IT Strategy
12 18 (10.47%) Project Delivery
13 17 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (9.88%) Workflow
14 16 (9.30%) Mobile Development
14 16 (9.30%) User Stories
15 15 (8.72%) Innovative Thinking
15 15 (8.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.49%) C#
2 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.12%) Python
4 21 (12.21%) Java
5 15 (8.72%) SQL
6 14 (8.14%) PHP
7 9 (5.23%) Apple Swift
8 7 (4.07%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.74%) Dart
9 3 (1.74%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.74%) R
10 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.58%) Go
11 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.58%) Ruby
11 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.05%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.74%) MCP
2 3 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (12.21%) Docker
2 6 (3.49%) HDFS
3 2 (1.16%) IAG
4 1 (0.58%) Ceph
4 1 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (8.72%) Blue Prism
1 15 (8.72%) Google
1 15 (8.72%) UiPath
2 10 (5.81%) Automation Anywhere
2 10 (5.81%) IBM
2 10 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.65%) Facebook
4 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.49%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
6 2 (1.16%) Genesys
6 2 (1.16%) Pega
6 2 (1.16%) Twitter
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco
7 1 (0.58%) hybris
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle
7 1 (0.58%) Tableau
7 1 (0.58%) TIBCO