India ranks among the top five nations in regard to the number of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning jobs, says a report by robotic process automation company UiPath.
China and the United States top the list with 12,113 and 7,465 jobs respectively, followed by Japan and UK at 3,369 and 1,547 jobs. In India, 1,326 AI jobs are available.
The top two AI recruiters are China and the US with 12,113 and 7,465 jobs respectively, followed by Japan and UK at 3,369 and 1,547 jobs. In India, there are 1,326 AI jobs available.
UiPath analysed 30,000 job listings from across 15 industry-leading countries to get the results of the research. The study categorically included any role that requires either skill or training in AI or ML, or any role within a company that specializes in AI or ML.
However, despite its higher rank in terms of AI jobs, India presented a poor show when it comes to AI jobs per million of their working-age population.
It ranked as low as 14 out of the 15 countries analysed, with only 1.5 AI jobs per million working population.
In this category, only Hungary ranks lower than India among the 15 countries analysed. Japan is ranked highest with 44.7 AI jobs per million of the population, followed by Israel and UK.
In the city wise ranking, Suzhou and Shanghai from China top the chart with the highest number of AI jobs, 3,329 and 1,624 AI jobs respectively, followed by Tokyo, Japan at 1,258 AI jobs.
India’s IT capital, Bengaluru secured 10th position, with 566 people employed in AI jobs.