Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 55 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 81 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.65% 4.65% 4.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.12% 15.81% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 86
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +39.90% -12.27%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,025 £84,000 £66,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +21.50% -6.96%

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 447 430 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 25.65% 29.43% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 409 396 444
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,100 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,125 £68,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 41 (50.62%) Machine Learning
2 35 (43.21%) Python
3 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (38.27%) PhD
4 31 (38.27%) C++
4 31 (38.27%) Java
5 28 (34.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 26 (32.10%) Data Analysis
7 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
8 25 (30.86%) Deep Learning
8 25 (30.86%) Data Science
9 24 (29.63%) Algorithms
10 22 (27.16%) DevOps
11 21 (25.93%) Computer Vision
11 21 (25.93%) Image Processing
11 21 (25.93%) R
11 21 (25.93%) Mathematics
11 21 (25.93%) SQL
12 20 (24.69%) Physics
12 20 (24.69%) Neural Network
13 19 (23.46%) MATLAB
14 18 (22.22%) C#
14 18 (22.22%) Subversion
14 18 (22.22%) GNU Octave
15 17 (20.99%) Web Services
16 16 (19.75%) Analytics
16 16 (19.75%) Mathematical Modelling
17 15 (18.52%) 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 11 (13.58%) Apache Spark
2 8 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) Jetty
3 3 (3.70%) nginx
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.23%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.47%) GIS
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.47%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) CockroachDB
7 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.23%) Power BI
7 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.22%) Subversion
3 14 (17.28%) Jenkins
4 9 (11.11%) Hudson
5 6 (7.41%) Ant
6 5 (6.17%) JIRA
7 2 (2.47%) Selenium
General
1 6 (7.41%) Publishing
1 6 (7.41%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Data Scientist
3 14 (17.28%) Python Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Business Development Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Development Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Software Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Software Development Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Software Development Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Support
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) Web Services
2 13 (16.05%) Django
3 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
3 8 (9.88%) RESTful
4 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
4 6 (7.41%) Flask
4 6 (7.41%) JSON
4 6 (7.41%) REST
4 6 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (7.41%) XML
4 6 (7.41%) XSLT
5 5 (6.17%) Spring
6 4 (4.94%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (3.70%) TensorFlow
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.47%) J2EE
8 2 (2.47%) J2SE
8 2 (2.47%) Kafka
8 2 (2.47%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Algorithms
2 12 (14.81%) Semantic Web
3 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.41%) NHS
5 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Unix
3 6 (7.41%) Android
3 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Machine Learning
2 28 (34.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.10%) Data Analysis
5 25 (30.86%) Data Science
5 25 (30.86%) Deep Learning
6 22 (27.16%) DevOps
7 21 (25.93%) Computer Vision
7 21 (25.93%) Image Processing
7 21 (25.93%) Mathematics
8 20 (24.69%) Neural Network
8 20 (24.69%) Physics
9 16 (19.75%) Analytics
9 16 (19.75%) Mathematical Modelling
10 14 (17.28%) Configuration Management
11 13 (16.05%) Test Automation
12 12 (14.81%) Data Analytics
13 11 (13.58%) BDD
13 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Python
2 31 (38.27%) C++
2 31 (38.27%) Java
3 21 (25.93%) R
3 21 (25.93%) SQL
4 19 (23.46%) MATLAB
5 18 (22.22%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) Java 8
7 6 (7.41%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) C
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) Julia
10 1 (1.23%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (38.27%) PhD
2 6 (7.41%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) ISEB
4 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Ansible
1 9 (11.11%) Puppet
1 9 (11.11%) Terraform
2 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.64%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Atlassian
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) SAP
2 2 (2.47%) Talend
3 1 (1.23%) Capita
3 1 (1.23%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) Hyperion