Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 53 60
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 140 135 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.61% 4.84% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.04% 16.32% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 133 144 156
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +21.50% -6.96%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £69,375
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.48% +1.90%

Big Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 931 827 1,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.64% 29.64% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 832 762 942
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,533 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,875 £67,500
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 79 £55,000 -18.52% 9
Abingdon -11 10 £49,750 +10.56% 2
Thame - 4 £70,000 -
Banbury - 1 £60,000 -
Big Data
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Big Data 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 76 (54.29%) Machine Learning
2 68 (48.57%) Java
3 59 (42.14%) Analytics
4 57 (40.71%) Software Engineering
5 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (38.57%) Python
7 45 (32.14%) Data Science
8 42 (30.00%) Data Analysis
9 40 (28.57%) Web Services
9 40 (28.57%) C++
10 38 (27.14%) PhD
11 37 (26.43%) Degree
11 37 (26.43%) Amazon AWS
12 36 (25.71%) Algorithms
13 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 34 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (24.29%) SQL
14 34 (24.29%) TDD
15 31 (22.14%) RESTful
15 31 (22.14%) R
16 30 (21.43%) Mathematics
16 30 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
17 28 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
17 28 (20.00%) Visualisation
18 27 (19.29%) Natural Language Processing
18 27 (19.29%) Artificial Intelligence
18 27 (19.29%) MATLAB
19 26 (18.57%) Image Processing
19 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
20 25 (17.86%) DevOps

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 30 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (17.14%) Apache Solr
3 20 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 3 (2.14%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.14%) Jetty
4 3 (2.14%) nginx
4 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.43%) JBoss
5 2 (1.43%) SAS
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (12.86%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.71%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 37 (26.43%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.86%) GitHub
4 2 (1.43%) IaaS
4 2 (1.43%) PaaS
4 2 (1.43%) SaaS
5 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 19 (13.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (12.14%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.43%) Apache Hive
6 9 (6.43%) GIS
7 8 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.86%) MySQL
9 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.43%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.43%) QGIS
10 2 (1.43%) Spark SQL
10 2 (1.43%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.86%) Subversion
3 14 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.43%) Hudson
5 6 (4.29%) Ant
5 6 (4.29%) JIRA
6 3 (2.14%) Selenium
7 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (5.00%) Retail
2 6 (4.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Publishing
3 4 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.14%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (36.43%) Developer
2 24 (17.14%) Data Scientist
3 21 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 20 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.14%) Lead Developer
5 17 (12.14%) Python Developer
6 11 (7.86%) Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Lead Software Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Development Manager
9 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.71%) Software Development Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Software Analyst
11 6 (4.29%) Big Data Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (3.57%) Development Analyst
12 5 (3.57%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.57%) Web Services
2 31 (22.14%) RESTful
3 27 (19.29%) Natural Language Processing
4 24 (17.14%) Lucene
5 16 (11.43%) Django
6 9 (6.43%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.43%) Kafka
7 8 (5.71%) Torch
8 7 (5.00%) Backbone.js
8 7 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (4.29%) Flask
9 6 (4.29%) JSON
9 6 (4.29%) REST
9 6 (4.29%) XML
9 6 (4.29%) XSLT
10 5 (3.57%) Spring
11 3 (2.14%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (2.14%) TensorFlow
12 2 (1.43%) Apache Camel
12 2 (1.43%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.71%) Algorithms
2 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.57%) Semantic Web
4 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.00%) NHS
6 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.86%) PMI
8 3 (2.14%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Unix
3 7 (5.00%) Android
3 7 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (54.29%) Machine Learning
2 59 (42.14%) Analytics
3 57 (40.71%) Software Engineering
4 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (32.14%) Data Science
6 42 (30.00%) Data Analysis
7 34 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (24.29%) TDD
8 30 (21.43%) Mathematics
9 28 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (20.00%) Visualisation
10 27 (19.29%) Artificial Intelligence
11 26 (18.57%) Image Processing
12 25 (17.86%) DevOps
13 24 (17.14%) Code Coverage
13 24 (17.14%) Continuous Deployment
13 24 (17.14%) Deep Learning
14 23 (16.43%) Data Analytics
14 23 (16.43%) Physics
15 21 (15.00%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.57%) Java
2 54 (38.57%) Python
3 40 (28.57%) C++
4 34 (24.29%) SQL
5 31 (22.14%) R
6 27 (19.29%) MATLAB
7 20 (14.29%) C#
8 9 (6.43%) PL/SQL
9 8 (5.71%) C
9 8 (5.71%) Java 8
10 7 (5.00%) Julia
10 7 (5.00%) Ruby
11 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.29%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.71%) Fortran
12 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (27.14%) PhD
2 37 (26.43%) Degree
3 8 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.57%) ISEB
5 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) Ansible
1 9 (6.43%) Puppet
1 9 (6.43%) Terraform
2 7 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (10.71%) Oracle
2 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.14%) ESRI
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.43%) SAP
4 2 (1.43%) Talend
5 1 (0.71%) Capita
5 1 (0.71%) Google
5 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.71%) Twitter