Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 84 76 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.44% 5.01% 3.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.46% 18.36% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 65
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £84,000 £66,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +25.00% -6.09%

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 455 414 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 29.45% 27.31% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 390 358 430
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +17.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,875 £72,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 52 (61.90%) Machine Learning
2 45 (53.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 39 (46.43%) PhD
3 39 (46.43%) Data Science
4 37 (44.05%) C++
4 37 (44.05%) Subversion
4 37 (44.05%) Git (software)
5 36 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 36 (42.86%) Computer Vision
6 34 (40.48%) Deep Learning
6 34 (40.48%) Data Analysis
6 34 (40.48%) Neural Network
7 33 (39.29%) Mathematics
7 33 (39.29%) Image Processing
7 33 (39.29%) R
7 33 (39.29%) C#
8 32 (38.10%) MATLAB
9 31 (36.90%) Java
10 30 (35.71%) Physics
11 29 (34.52%) GNU Octave
12 28 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
13 27 (32.14%) Python
14 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 21 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (23.81%) SQL
15 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (19.05%) Web Services
17 15 (17.86%) Analytics
18 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
19 13 (15.48%) Django

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 10 (11.90%) Apache
1 10 (11.90%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (34.52%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (44.05%) Git (software)
1 37 (44.05%) Subversion
2 5 (5.95%) Ant
2 5 (5.95%) Hudson
2 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (9.52%) Retail
2 7 (8.33%) Publishing
3 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Law
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Developer
2 20 (23.81%) Data Scientist
3 15 (17.86%) Computer Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Python Developer
6 9 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Technologist
9 4 (4.76%) Integration Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Architect
10 3 (3.57%) Graduate
10 3 (3.57%) Junior
10 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.38%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) Web Services
2 13 (15.48%) Django
3 12 (14.29%) Spring
4 8 (9.52%) RESTful
5 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 7 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (5.95%) Flask
6 5 (5.95%) JSON
6 5 (5.95%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (5.95%) REST
6 5 (5.95%) UIMA
6 5 (5.95%) XML
6 5 (5.95%) XSLT
7 3 (3.57%) Kafka
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.19%) Caffe
9 1 (1.19%) React
9 1 (1.19%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.19%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 36 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.33%) NHS
5 6 (7.14%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.19%) Robotics
6 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Android
1 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) Machine Learning
2 45 (53.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 39 (46.43%) Data Science
4 36 (42.86%) Computer Vision
5 34 (40.48%) Data Analysis
5 34 (40.48%) Deep Learning
5 34 (40.48%) Neural Network
6 33 (39.29%) Image Processing
6 33 (39.29%) Mathematics
7 30 (35.71%) Physics
8 28 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
9 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.86%) Analytics
11 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 12 (14.29%) DevOps
13 11 (13.10%) API Development
14 10 (11.90%) Data Analytics
14 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (9.52%) Time Management
16 7 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) C++
2 33 (39.29%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) R
3 32 (38.10%) MATLAB
4 31 (36.90%) Java
5 27 (32.14%) Python
6 20 (23.81%) SQL
7 10 (11.90%) Java 8
8 7 (8.33%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Julia
10 1 (1.19%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) PhD
2 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 10 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.95%) Ansible
2 5 (5.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle
2 2 (2.38%) Google
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) SAP
2 2 (2.38%) Talend
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco
3 1 (1.19%) Facebook
3 1 (1.19%) Hyperion