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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Scientist
Rank 124 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.067% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.070% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Data Scientist
South East

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
1630 1423 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.62% 94.93% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1194 1370
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Data Scientist Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Data Scientist
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 6 £50,000 -
Data Scientist
South East

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) C++
1 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) Analytics
1 16 (69.57%) Algorithms
2 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Python
3 12 (52.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (52.17%) MapReduce
4 11 (47.83%) C
5 10 (43.48%) R
6 8 (34.78%) Machine Learning
7 6 (26.09%) Big Data
8 5 (21.74%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Internet
9 4 (17.39%) PhD
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
10 3 (13.04%) Physics
10 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
10 3 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Open Source
11 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
11 2 (8.70%) Game Theory
11 2 (8.70%) Predictive Analytics
11 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds

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 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
2 12 (52.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.35%) scikit-learn
1 1 (4.35%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Algorithms
2 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Physics
4 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
4 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
4 2 (8.70%) Neural Network
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.35%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Analytics
2 12 (52.17%) MapReduce
3 8 (34.78%) Machine Learning
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (8.70%) Game Theory
7 2 (8.70%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Deep Learning
8 1 (4.35%) Operations Research
8 1 (4.35%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C++
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Python
4 11 (47.83%) C
5 10 (43.48%) R
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PhD
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA