The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Data Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Scientist
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 104 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Median salary £59,250 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1270 1496 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.54% 96.70% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1274 1165
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Data Scientist in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) R
2 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) Python
5 11 (57.89%) Big Data
5 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
6 9 (47.37%) Analytics
6 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
7 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
7 8 (42.11%) Java
8 7 (36.84%) C++
8 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
8 7 (36.84%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
9 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle
10 5 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (21.05%) VBA
11 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 4 (21.05%) C
11 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
11 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 4 (21.05%) MapReduce
11 4 (21.05%) Marketing
11 4 (21.05%) Physics
12 3 (15.79%) Open Source
12 3 (15.79%) MapR

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
2 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
3 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
4 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
5 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
2 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
3 9 (47.37%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
5 7 (36.84%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) MapReduce
7 4 (21.05%) Physics
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Open Source
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) Statistics
10 1 (5.26%) B2B
10 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 1 (5.26%) Operations Research
10 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) R
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) VBA
8 3 (15.79%) Julia
9 2 (10.53%) C#
10 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.26%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) MapR
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