The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 77 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 2 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.55% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.70% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 21
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Data Analysis
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 714 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.71% 78.72% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 484 636 669
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Oxford region.

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Oxford

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis.

1 9 (37.50%) Python
1 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) Automotive
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) Algorithms
3 7 (29.17%) R
3 7 (29.17%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) PhD
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) DNA
6 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (8.33%) Business Development
7 2 (8.33%) QA
7 2 (8.33%) Content Management
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (8.33%) Regular Expression
7 2 (8.33%) Big Data
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
7 2 (8.33%) TDD

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Research Scientist
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) MI Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) Regular Expression
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) DNA
7 2 (8.33%) Business Development
7 2 (8.33%) Content Management
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Data Management
8 1 (4.17%) RUP
8 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Python
2 8 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) R
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) SAP