The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 197 208
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 6 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.91% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 15
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -26.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +41.17% -22.72%  

Artificial Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4383 5513 4520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.34% 88.32% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3639 4359 3757
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,580 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the West Midlands

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in the West Midlands

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the West Midlands

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 5 £40,000 -
Birmingham +14 1 £55,000 +129.16%
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) Machine Learning
2 9 (64.29%) Microservices
3 8 (57.14%) SOA
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Back Office
4 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (50.00%) Data Mining
4 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Django
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) User Experience
4 7 (50.00%) Docker

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
1 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 2 (14.29%) RavenDB
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (57.14%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Games Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) BPM Designer
6 1 (7.14%) BPM Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Django
1 7 (50.00%) Flask
1 7 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 7 (50.00%) Node.js
1 7 (50.00%) React
1 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (21.43%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.14%) Dojo
4 1 (7.14%) DOM
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (21.43%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
4 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Machine Learning
2 9 (64.29%) Microservices
3 8 (57.14%) SOA
4 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) User Stories
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
6 3 (21.43%) Game Development
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) F#
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) R
6 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Pega
4 1 (7.14%) webMethods