What are the career prospects for artificial intelligence specialists? In a word, growing, for all skill sets. But dig into the data and you’ll find some differences.

This latest look at the AI ​​job market comes from Stanford’s Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Institute (HAI), which released its 2023 AI Index Report this month, featuring more than 300 pages of data reflecting AI trends. Searching those pages gave me a few key snapshots of career trends in the form of graphs created using data from Lightcast, an analytics firm that has found millions of jobs and posted 51,000 websites since 2010, flagging those that list AI skills. Here are the main findings.