Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 98 102
Rank change year-on-year +32 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 51 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.25% 1.56% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.42% 2.94% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 11
Oxford median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +28.71% -27.86%
10th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £86,800 £68,000 £73,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -10.71%

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 794 783 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 50.67% 53.23% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 706 688 619
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 51 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 47 (92.16%) Python
3 43 (84.31%) PhD
4 39 (76.47%) Big Data
5 36 (70.59%) Algorithms
6 35 (68.63%) R
6 35 (68.63%) Java
7 31 (60.78%) C++
7 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (54.90%) Bayesian Methods
9 27 (52.94%) TensorFlow
9 27 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (39.22%) Julia
11 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
12 18 (35.29%) SQL
13 16 (31.37%) Neural Network
13 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
14 15 (29.41%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 15 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
14 15 (29.41%) Apache Spark
14 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
14 15 (29.41%) Apache Solr
14 15 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (29.41%) Deep Learning
14 15 (29.41%) Lucene
14 15 (29.41%) TDD
14 15 (29.41%) Economics
14 15 (29.41%) Statistics

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 15 (29.41%) Apache Solr
1 15 (29.41%) Apache Spark
1 15 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (23.53%) Apache
3 5 (9.80%) Jetty
3 5 (9.80%) nginx
3 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.92%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (76.47%) Big Data
2 12 (23.53%) Text Mining
3 7 (13.73%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.88%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Gradle
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 15 (29.41%) Development Manager
3 10 (19.61%) Software Development Manager
3 10 (19.61%) Software Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Research Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Big Data Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Development Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Research Scientist
9 2 (3.92%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Big Data Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) TensorFlow
2 15 (29.41%) Lucene
3 12 (23.53%) .NET
3 12 (23.53%) Kafka
3 12 (23.53%) Theano
4 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
4 8 (15.69%) RESTful
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (70.59%) Algorithms
2 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.80%) Linked Data
4 3 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) Bayesian Methods
4 27 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
5 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
6 16 (31.37%) Neural Network
7 15 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (29.41%) Deep Learning
7 15 (29.41%) Economics
7 15 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 15 (29.41%) Physics
7 15 (29.41%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 15 (29.41%) Statistics
7 15 (29.41%) TDD
8 12 (23.53%) Information Retrieval
9 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (15.69%) Distributed Algorithms
9 8 (15.69%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) Python
2 35 (68.63%) Java
2 35 (68.63%) R
3 31 (60.78%) C++
4 20 (39.22%) Julia
5 18 (35.29%) SQL
6 15 (29.41%) C
6 15 (29.41%) MATLAB
7 12 (23.53%) Scala
8 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Apache ZooKeeper