The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Scientist
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1811 1733 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.43% 94.29% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1562 1407
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Data Scientist
South East

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Scientist Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Scientist
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (80.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree