Period
to 20 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 91 99
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 53 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.28% 1.33% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 2.61% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 8
Oxford median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +9.76% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £51,500 £49,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,700 £73,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.08% +4.00% -

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 885 690 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.83% 50.85% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 829 593 656
Oxford median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,750 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 50 (94.34%) Machine Learning
2 44 (83.02%) Python
3 43 (81.13%) PhD
4 37 (69.81%) Bayesian Methods
5 33 (62.26%) Deep Learning
6 30 (56.60%) C++
7 29 (54.72%) Neural Network
8 28 (52.83%) Java
9 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
10 25 (47.17%) Artificial Intelligence
11 24 (45.28%) Mathematics
12 23 (43.40%) Algorithms
13 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
13 22 (41.51%) Computer Vision
14 21 (39.62%) TensorFlow
15 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (33.96%) R
17 17 (32.08%) Big Data
18 16 (30.19%) SQL
18 16 (30.19%) MATLAB
19 15 (28.30%) Probabilistic Modelling
19 15 (28.30%) C
20 13 (24.53%) Signal Processing
21 11 (20.75%) Economics
21 11 (20.75%) Physics
21 11 (20.75%) Statistics
21 11 (20.75%) Julia
22 9 (16.98%) Reinforcement Learning
23 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
24 7 (13.21%) Scala

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 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Jetty
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.77%) Spark SQL
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) NUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 15 (28.30%) Software Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Computer Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 7 (13.21%) Python Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Python Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Research Scientist
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Development Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Django Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Graduate
10 2 (3.77%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) TensorFlow
2 6 (11.32%) Theano
3 5 (9.43%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) Lasagne
4 4 (7.55%) Spring
4 4 (7.55%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.66%) Lucene
5 3 (5.66%) RESTful
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) Django
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js
6 2 (3.77%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Akka
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
2 23 (43.40%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.66%) Blog
3 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.77%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.89%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) Machine Learning
2 37 (69.81%) Bayesian Methods
3 33 (62.26%) Deep Learning
4 29 (54.72%) Neural Network
5 25 (47.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 24 (45.28%) Mathematics
7 22 (41.51%) Computer Vision
7 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
8 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (28.30%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 13 (24.53%) Signal Processing
11 11 (20.75%) Economics
11 11 (20.75%) Physics
11 11 (20.75%) Statistics
12 9 (16.98%) Reinforcement Learning
13 7 (13.21%) Data Science
13 7 (13.21%) Distributed Algorithms
13 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
14 5 (9.43%) DNA
14 5 (9.43%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) Python
2 30 (56.60%) C++
3 28 (52.83%) Java
4 18 (33.96%) R
5 16 (30.19%) MATLAB
5 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) C
7 11 (20.75%) Julia
8 7 (13.21%) Scala
9 6 (11.32%) Java 8
10 5 (9.43%) C#
10 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.77%) Fortran
12 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (81.13%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Google