Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 76 39
Rank change year-on-year +20 -37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 68 31 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.42% 2.38% 6.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.26% 8.20% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 24
Oxford median annual salary £70,000 £53,250 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.46% -14.11% +3.33%
10th Percentile £50,500 £43,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £83,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £54,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year +19.27% -8.40% +8.18%

Big Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 394 378 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 25.62% 29.03% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 332 339 463
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,850 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.25% +4.71% +6.25%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Oxford

Big Data
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Oxford

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 58 (85.29%) Python
2 43 (63.24%) Machine Learning
3 35 (51.47%) R
3 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (50.00%) PhD
4 34 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 34 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 33 (48.53%) SQL
6 30 (44.12%) Java
6 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
7 29 (42.65%) Mathematics
8 27 (39.71%) Deep Learning
9 26 (38.24%) Physics
10 25 (36.76%) Statistics
10 25 (36.76%) MATLAB
11 24 (35.29%) Neural Network
11 24 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (35.29%) Bayesian Methods
12 23 (33.82%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 23 (33.82%) Julia
12 23 (33.82%) Economics
13 22 (32.35%) TensorFlow
14 18 (26.47%) C++
15 17 (25.00%) Docker
16 13 (19.12%) Analytics
17 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
17 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
17 12 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
17 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (16.18%) NoSQL

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 9 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.94%) Jetty
4 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) GNU Octave
1 1 (1.47%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.47%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) HDInsight
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.94%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.47%) HBase
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Mocha
2 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.41%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) Gradle
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Selenium
5 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.47%) Banking
1 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Python Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Angular Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (8.82%) React Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Research Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 22 (32.35%) TensorFlow
3 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 8 (11.76%) CSS
4 8 (11.76%) HTML
5 7 (10.29%) Django
5 7 (10.29%) Node.js
6 6 (8.82%) React
7 5 (7.35%) .NET
7 5 (7.35%) Web Services
8 4 (5.88%) Flask
8 4 (5.88%) XML
8 4 (5.88%) XSLT
9 3 (4.41%) J2EE
9 3 (4.41%) RESTful
10 2 (2.94%) D3.js
10 2 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.94%) J2SE
10 2 (2.94%) Kafka
10 2 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) CentOS
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) Machine Learning
2 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (42.65%) Mathematics
4 27 (39.71%) Deep Learning
5 26 (38.24%) Physics
6 25 (36.76%) Statistics
7 24 (35.29%) Bayesian Methods
7 24 (35.29%) Neural Network
8 23 (33.82%) Economics
8 23 (33.82%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 13 (19.12%) Analytics
10 12 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.24%) Distributed Algorithms
12 9 (13.24%) Multithreading
12 9 (13.24%) Time Series Forecasting
13 7 (10.29%) Scrum
14 6 (8.82%) Data Analytics
14 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (85.29%) Python
2 35 (51.47%) R
3 33 (48.53%) SQL
4 30 (44.12%) Java
5 25 (36.76%) MATLAB
6 23 (33.82%) Julia
7 18 (26.47%) C++
8 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 10 (14.71%) C
10 7 (10.29%) C#
11 6 (8.82%) Go
11 6 (8.82%) Scala
12 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.94%) Ruby
14 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (50.00%) PhD
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) Terraform
3 1 (1.47%) Mesos
3 1 (1.47%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.94%) Google
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Capita
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) SAP