Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 101 95
Rank change year-on-year +36 -6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 54 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.53% 0.23% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 0.45% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 54 3 11
Oxford median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +28.71% -
10th Percentile £61,250 £59,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £73,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 825 662 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 53.92% 51.08% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 760 572 693
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 (94.44%) Machine Learning
2 49 (90.74%) Python
3 48 (88.89%) PhD
4 45 (83.33%) Algorithms
5 44 (81.48%) R
6 39 (72.22%) Bayesian Methods
7 35 (64.81%) TensorFlow
7 35 (64.81%) Big Data
8 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (51.85%) Julia
10 27 (50.00%) Neural Network
10 27 (50.00%) Java
10 27 (50.00%) Computer Science
11 26 (48.15%) Mathematics
11 26 (48.15%) Deep Learning
12 23 (42.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 23 (42.59%) Physics
12 23 (42.59%) Statistics
12 23 (42.59%) C++
12 23 (42.59%) SQL
12 23 (42.59%) Economics
12 23 (42.59%) MATLAB
13 21 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 12 (22.22%) Theano
16 9 (16.67%) Distributed Algorithms
16 9 (16.67%) Time Series Forecasting
16 9 (16.67%) C
16 9 (16.67%) Multithreading

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 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.70%) DNN
1 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.70%) Jetty
1 2 (3.70%) nginx
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Gradle
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Machine Learning Researcher
2 13 (24.07%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 7 (12.96%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Research Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Machine Learning Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Research Scientist
7 3 (5.56%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Computer Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Development Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) TensorFlow
2 12 (22.22%) Theano
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.70%) Kafka
5 2 (3.70%) Lucene
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 27 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Blog
3 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.70%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Machine Learning
2 39 (72.22%) Bayesian Methods
3 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.00%) Neural Network
5 26 (48.15%) Deep Learning
5 26 (48.15%) Mathematics
6 23 (42.59%) Economics
6 23 (42.59%) Physics
6 23 (42.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
6 23 (42.59%) Statistics
7 21 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.67%) Distributed Algorithms
9 9 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 9 (16.67%) Time Series Forecasting
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
11 3 (5.56%) Computer Vision
11 3 (5.56%) Signal Processing
11 3 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
11 3 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) Python
2 44 (81.48%) R
3 28 (51.85%) Julia
4 27 (50.00%) Java
5 23 (42.59%) C++
5 23 (42.59%) MATLAB
5 23 (42.59%) SQL
6 9 (16.67%) C
7 5 (9.26%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (88.89%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper