Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chatbots
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1003 1133 1280
Rank change year-on-year +130 +147 -
Permanent jobs citing Chatbot 179 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.029% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 1.19% 0.33% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 153 35 15
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -33.57% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £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 14,993 15,488 19,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.53% 8.72% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11,670 12,235 15,593
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% -

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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 +149 179 £50,000 +3.63% 12
UK excluding London +80 117 £45,000 -2.17% 7
London +67 62 £70,000 +3.70% 7
South East +46 57 £50,000 +8.70% 1
North of England +12 19 £40,000 -12.57% 1
East of England - 19 £30,000 - 2
South West +18 13 £65,000 -25.71% 1
North West +11 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Midlands +28 9 £37,500 -37.50%
Yorkshire +24 8 £40,000 -12.57%
West Midlands +26 6 £40,000 -33.33%
East Midlands - 3 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 100 (55.87%) Artificial Intelligence
2 92 (51.40%) JavaScript
3 85 (47.49%) CSS
4 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (42.46%) HTML
6 58 (32.40%) SQL
7 57 (31.84%) Machine Learning
8 54 (30.17%) Python
9 50 (27.93%) .NET
10 47 (26.26%) Node.js
11 45 (25.14%) Scrum
12 44 (24.58%) C#
12 44 (24.58%) CSS3
13 43 (24.02%) Algorithms
13 43 (24.02%) React
13 43 (24.02%) Data Science
14 40 (22.35%) Retail
15 38 (21.23%) AngularJS
16 32 (17.88%) Neural Network
17 31 (17.32%) HTML5
17 31 (17.32%) Front End Development
18 28 (15.64%) R
18 28 (15.64%) Java
18 28 (15.64%) MVC
19 25 (13.97%) SMS
19 25 (13.97%) JSON
19 25 (13.97%) jQuery
20 24 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
20 24 (13.41%) Natural Language Processing
20 24 (13.41%) MySQL

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 21 (11.73%) Apache Spark
2 12 (6.70%) CMS
3 8 (4.47%) ExpressionEngine
3 8 (4.47%) WordPress
4 6 (3.35%) Amazon Alexa
4 6 (3.35%) Apache
5 5 (2.79%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.79%) DNN
6 4 (2.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.68%) IIS
7 3 (1.68%) Jupyter
7 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.03%) GitHub
4 6 (3.35%) SaaS
5 4 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.23%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.23%) Cloudflare
5 4 (2.23%) CloudFront
5 4 (2.23%) PaaS
6 3 (1.68%) Slack
7 2 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.97%) SMS
2 12 (6.70%) DAB
3 1 (0.56%) Extranet
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.41%) MySQL
2 23 (12.85%) Big Data
3 21 (11.73%) Hadoop
4 12 (6.70%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.79%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.79%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.23%) Redis
6 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.68%) Apache Zeppelin
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.56%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.56%) Mahout
9 1 (0.56%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 12 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.91%) Cucumber
3 6 (3.35%) Subversion
4 5 (2.79%) Selenium
4 5 (2.79%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.23%) Robot Framework
6 3 (1.68%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.68%) Protractor
6 3 (1.68%) webpack
7 2 (1.12%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (22.35%) Retail
2 22 (12.29%) Finance
3 17 (9.50%) Multimedia
4 14 (7.82%) Marketing
5 12 (6.70%) Legal
6 6 (3.35%) Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Games
7 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (53.07%) Developer
2 37 (20.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 34 (18.99%) HTML Developer
4 33 (18.44%) C# Developer
5 32 (17.88%) Software Developer
6 30 (16.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 29 (16.20%) Data Scientist
8 21 (11.73%) Junior
8 21 (11.73%) Junior Developer
9 20 (11.17%) .NET Developer
9 20 (11.17%) Junior Software Developer
10 19 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (10.61%) Senior Data Scientist
11 18 (10.06%) HTML CSS Developer
12 17 (9.50%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (9.50%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (8.94%) Junior .NET Developer
13 16 (8.94%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 16 (8.94%) Junior C# Developer
13 16 (8.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (47.49%) CSS
2 76 (42.46%) HTML
3 50 (27.93%) .NET
4 47 (26.26%) Node.js
5 44 (24.58%) CSS3
6 43 (24.02%) React
7 38 (21.23%) AngularJS
8 31 (17.32%) HTML5
9 25 (13.97%) jQuery
9 25 (13.97%) JSON
10 24 (13.41%) Natural Language Processing
11 18 (10.06%) MEAN Stack
11 18 (10.06%) XML
12 16 (8.94%) Ext JS
13 14 (7.82%) TensorFlow
14 13 (7.26%) ASP.NET
15 11 (6.15%) scikit-learn
16 10 (5.59%) NumPy
16 10 (5.59%) Pandas
17 9 (5.03%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.02%) Algorithms
2 22 (12.29%) User Experience
3 18 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.06%) Robotics
4 11 (6.15%) Private Cloud
5 9 (5.03%) Fintech
6 7 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.79%) IVR
8 3 (1.68%) Animation
8 3 (1.68%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.12%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) Blog
10 1 (0.56%) Podcast
10 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.47%) Debian
1 8 (4.47%) Linux
2 3 (1.68%) Unix
2 3 (1.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (55.87%) Artificial Intelligence
2 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (31.84%) Machine Learning
4 45 (25.14%) Scrum
5 43 (24.02%) Data Science
6 32 (17.88%) Neural Network
7 31 (17.32%) Front End Development
8 28 (15.64%) MVC
9 24 (13.41%) OO
10 19 (10.61%) TDD
11 18 (10.06%) DevOps
11 18 (10.06%) Test Automation
11 18 (10.06%) Web Development
12 17 (9.50%) Line Management
12 17 (9.50%) Software Engineering
13 15 (8.38%) Business Development
13 15 (8.38%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (7.82%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.26%) Bayesian Methods
15 13 (7.26%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 92 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 58 (32.40%) SQL
3 54 (30.17%) Python
4 44 (24.58%) C#
5 28 (15.64%) Java
5 28 (15.64%) R
6 10 (5.59%) PHP
6 10 (5.59%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.59%) Ruby
6 10 (5.59%) Scala
7 8 (4.47%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.91%) C
8 7 (3.91%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.35%) ES6
10 5 (2.79%) Java 8
11 3 (1.68%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) PhD
2 10 (5.59%) HND
3 6 (3.35%) Degree
4 4 (2.23%) ISEB
4 4 (2.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) Oozie
2 2 (1.12%) Ansible
2 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (6.70%) Facebook
2 8 (4.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.35%) IBM
4 5 (2.79%) Oracle
5 4 (2.23%) Adobe
5 4 (2.23%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.68%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.68%) Databricks
6 3 (1.68%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.12%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (1.12%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.12%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.12%) Siebel
7 2 (1.12%) UiPath
7 2 (1.12%) Zend
8 1 (0.56%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) SAP