Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cognitive Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognitive Computing over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cognitive Computing
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 715 1068 1146
Rank change year-on-year +353 +78 +39
Permanent jobs citing Cognitive Computing 1 2 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median annual salary £125,000 £70,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -26.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £122,500 £62,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £127,500 £77,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £90,000

Cognitive Computing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 50,527 124,664 148,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.24% 92.18% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41,928 98,623 118,326
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +3.45%

Cognitive Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognitive Computing in the UK

Cognitive Computing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cognitive Computing.

Salary trend for Cognitive Computing in the UK

Cognitive Computing
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognitive Computing within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 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 +353 1 £125,000 +78.57%
London +245 1 £125,000 +78.57%

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing Cognitive Computing 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 Cognitive Computing.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) FFmpeg
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) TensorFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (100.00%) Keras

Cognitive Computing
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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FFmpeg
1 1 (100.00%) Keras
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (100.00%) PyTorch
1 1 (100.00%) TensorFlow
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python