The median annual salary for a Data Scientist was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Scientist
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 110 110 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.21% 0.42% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.43% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.78% -9.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1354 1383 1338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.78% 97.19% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1200 1093
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Scientist
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Data Scientist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Scientist in Oxfordshire

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Scientist in Oxfordshire

Data Scientist
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 1 £70,000 +3.70%
Data Scientist
South East

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) R
2 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
4 12 (63.16%) Python
5 11 (57.89%) Big Data
5 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
7 9 (47.37%) Analytics
8 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
8 8 (42.11%) Java
8 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
9 7 (36.84%) C++
9 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
9 7 (36.84%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
10 6 (31.58%) Oracle
10 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
11 4 (21.05%) C
11 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
11 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
11 4 (21.05%) MapReduce
11 4 (21.05%) Physics
12 3 (15.79%) Open Source
12 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
12 3 (15.79%) MapR
12 3 (15.79%) Relational Database

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
2 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
3 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) HBase
7 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Mathematics
2 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
3 9 (47.37%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
5 7 (36.84%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) MapReduce
6 4 (21.05%) Physics
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Statistics
8 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) B2B
9 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Neural Network
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) R
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C
8 3 (15.79%) Julia
8 3 (15.79%) VBA
9 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
10 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
3 1 (5.26%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) MapR
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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