Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Natural Language Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 85 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.88% 2.30% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.75% 4.46% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 31
Oxford median annual salary £60,000 £84,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +29.23% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,500 £68,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £84,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -22.62% +29.23% -

Natural Language Processing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 971 740 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 55.71% 51.57% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 897 640 674
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,875 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.61% +9.52%

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Natural Language Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in Oxford.

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 68 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 61 (71.76%) Python
3 60 (70.59%) PhD
4 54 (63.53%) C++
5 52 (61.18%) Deep Learning
5 52 (61.18%) Bayesian Methods
6 50 (58.82%) Java
6 50 (58.82%) Computer Vision
7 47 (55.29%) Software Engineering
8 40 (47.06%) C
9 36 (42.35%) Algorithms
10 33 (38.82%) Reinforcement Learning
10 33 (38.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 32 (37.65%) C#
12 30 (35.29%) TensorFlow
13 29 (34.12%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 28 (32.94%) Distributed Algorithms
14 28 (32.94%) Multithreading
15 27 (31.76%) Biology
15 27 (31.76%) Computational Linguistics
15 27 (31.76%) Computational Biology
16 25 (29.41%) Neural Network
17 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
18 19 (22.35%) Mathematics
18 19 (22.35%) Signal Processing
19 18 (21.18%) Capita
20 17 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
21 13 (15.29%) Data Science
22 11 (12.94%) Spring
23 9 (10.59%) JUnit

Natural Language Processing
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 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Jetty
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Big Data
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.35%) Spark SQL
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) JUnit
2 8 (9.41%) Gradle
2 8 (9.41%) Maven
3 5 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.18%) Mockito
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.06%) Aerospace
1 6 (7.06%) Automotive
2 5 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (52.94%) Developer
2 39 (45.88%) Software Engineer
3 22 (25.88%) Computer Engineer
3 22 (25.88%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 19 (22.35%) Software Developer
5 18 (21.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (21.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Java Developer
7 13 (15.29%) Python Engineer
8 12 (14.12%) Python Developer
9 8 (9.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) Computer Vision Developer
10 7 (8.24%) Java Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) Python Software Engineer
11 6 (7.06%) C++ Developer
11 6 (7.06%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (7.06%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (7.06%) Scala Developer
12 5 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (5.88%) Machine Learning Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) TensorFlow
2 11 (12.94%) Spring
3 8 (9.41%) Spring Boot
3 8 (9.41%) Thymeleaf
4 7 (8.24%) Akka
4 7 (8.24%) Play Framework
5 5 (5.88%) .NET
5 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 5 (5.88%) jQuery
6 3 (3.53%) RESTful
6 3 (3.53%) Web Services
7 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.35%) Django
7 2 (2.35%) Lucene
7 2 (2.35%) Node.js
7 2 (2.35%) REST
7 2 (2.35%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 36 (42.35%) Algorithms
2 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
3 17 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.35%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 52 (61.18%) Bayesian Methods
2 52 (61.18%) Deep Learning
3 50 (58.82%) Computer Vision
4 47 (55.29%) Software Engineering
5 33 (38.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 33 (38.82%) Reinforcement Learning
6 29 (34.12%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 28 (32.94%) Distributed Algorithms
7 28 (32.94%) Multithreading
8 27 (31.76%) Biology
8 27 (31.76%) Computational Biology
8 27 (31.76%) Computational Linguistics
9 25 (29.41%) Neural Network
10 19 (22.35%) Mathematics
10 19 (22.35%) Signal Processing
11 13 (15.29%) Data Science
12 7 (8.24%) Analytics
13 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) Python
2 54 (63.53%) C++
3 50 (58.82%) Java
4 40 (47.06%) C
5 32 (37.65%) C#
6 9 (10.59%) Scala
7 7 (8.24%) SQL
8 6 (7.06%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.88%) Java 8
9 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.53%) R
11 2 (2.35%) Fortran
12 1 (1.18%) Java 9
12 1 (1.18%) Julia
Qualifications
1 60 (70.59%) PhD
2 2 (2.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
1 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Capita
2 6 (7.06%) Google
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle