Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 69 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 +19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 80 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.16% 3.09% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.50% 6.18% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 75 51 31
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +15.38% +36.84%
10th Percentile £37,500 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,500 £68,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% +15.38% +7.88%

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 842 760 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.36% 49.90% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 758 660 711
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 63 (78.75%) Machine Learning
2 62 (77.50%) Python
3 56 (70.00%) Java
4 54 (67.50%) PhD
5 52 (65.00%) C++
6 50 (62.50%) Deep Learning
6 50 (62.50%) Bayesian Methods
7 49 (61.25%) Computer Vision
8 48 (60.00%) Algorithms
9 47 (58.75%) Software Engineering
10 46 (57.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 45 (56.25%) Computational Linguistics
12 44 (55.00%) C
12 44 (55.00%) C#
13 41 (51.25%) Probabilistic Modelling
13 41 (51.25%) Reinforcement Learning
14 40 (50.00%) Computational Biology
14 40 (50.00%) TensorFlow
14 40 (50.00%) Distributed Algorithms
14 40 (50.00%) Multithreading
14 40 (50.00%) Biology
14 40 (50.00%) MPhil
15 17 (21.25%) Greenfield Project
16 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
17 10 (12.50%) Signal Processing
17 10 (12.50%) Neural Network
18 9 (11.25%) Mathematics
19 8 (10.00%) JUnit
19 8 (10.00%) Data Science
20 7 (8.75%) Thymeleaf

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 6 (7.50%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Jetty
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Big Data
1 5 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JUnit
2 7 (8.75%) Gradle
2 7 (8.75%) Maven
3 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
4 4 (5.00%) NUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Mockito
General
1 6 (7.50%) Aerospace
1 6 (7.50%) Automotive
2 5 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 38 (47.50%) Software Engineer
3 29 (36.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 28 (35.00%) Software Developer
5 23 (28.75%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (22.50%) C++ Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Computer Engineer
6 18 (22.50%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 17 (21.25%) C++ Software Developer
8 13 (16.25%) Java Developer
9 12 (15.00%) Computer Vision Developer
10 11 (13.75%) Python Engineer
11 10 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 10 (12.50%) Python Developer
12 7 (8.75%) Java Engineer
13 6 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (7.50%) Scala Developer
14 5 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
14 5 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
14 5 (6.25%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 7 (8.75%) Spring
2 7 (8.75%) Spring Boot
2 7 (8.75%) Thymeleaf
3 6 (7.50%) Akka
3 6 (7.50%) Play Framework
4 5 (6.25%) UIMA
5 4 (5.00%) .NET
5 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (1.25%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) HTML
6 1 (1.25%) Java EE
6 1 (1.25%) JMS
6 1 (1.25%) JSF
6 1 (1.25%) RESTful
6 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 17 (21.25%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (78.75%) Machine Learning
2 50 (62.50%) Bayesian Methods
2 50 (62.50%) Deep Learning
3 49 (61.25%) Computer Vision
4 47 (58.75%) Software Engineering
5 46 (57.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 45 (56.25%) Computational Linguistics
7 41 (51.25%) Probabilistic Modelling
7 41 (51.25%) Reinforcement Learning
8 40 (50.00%) Biology
8 40 (50.00%) Computational Biology
8 40 (50.00%) Distributed Algorithms
8 40 (50.00%) Multithreading
9 10 (12.50%) Neural Network
9 10 (12.50%) Signal Processing
10 9 (11.25%) Mathematics
11 8 (10.00%) Data Science
12 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.25%) MapReduce
13 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) Python
2 56 (70.00%) Java
3 52 (65.00%) C++
4 44 (55.00%) C
4 44 (55.00%) C#
5 6 (7.50%) Scala
6 3 (3.75%) R
7 1 (1.25%) Java 9
7 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (67.50%) PhD
2 40 (50.00%) MPhil
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle