Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 133 142
Rank change year-on-year +61 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 129 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.29% 1.15% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.27% 2.52% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 128 35 34
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,000 £68,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.19% +9.60% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £51,075
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £75,525
South East median annual salary £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.08% +4.00% +108.33%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,560 1,228 1,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 51.86% 45.75% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,408 1,085 1,266
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,900 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Natural Language Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire

Natural Language Processing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire

Natural Language Processing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire

Natural Language Processing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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 +20 63 £65,000 -21.21% 10
Kidlington +17 30 £67,000 -20.24% 1
Abingdon - 1 - -
Natural Language Processing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 122 (94.57%) Machine Learning
2 90 (69.77%) Java
3 83 (64.34%) Computer Science
4 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (50.39%) Degree
6 63 (48.84%) Software Engineering
7 61 (47.29%) TDD
8 60 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (45.74%) Web Services
10 53 (41.09%) Python
11 50 (38.76%) PhD
11 50 (38.76%) Data Science
12 44 (34.11%) Deep Learning
13 42 (32.56%) Bayesian Methods
13 42 (32.56%) Data Modelling
14 40 (31.01%) Analytics
15 39 (30.23%) Selenium
15 39 (30.23%) GitHub
15 39 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
16 38 (29.46%) Big Data
17 36 (27.91%) Unit Testing
17 36 (27.91%) C++
17 36 (27.91%) Spring
17 36 (27.91%) Scrum
17 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
17 36 (27.91%) Kalman Filter
18 34 (26.36%) Computer Vision
19 31 (24.03%) Neural Network
20 30 (23.26%) JBoss
20 30 (23.26%) BPMN

Natural Language Processing
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 (23.26%) JBoss
2 26 (20.16%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (18.60%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Jetty
5 1 (0.78%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 39 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (30.23%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.46%) Big Data
2 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
2 2 (1.55%) Spark SQL
2 2 (1.55%) Text Mining
3 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (30.23%) Selenium
2 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.10%) Gradle
4 3 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.33%) JUnit
4 3 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (4.65%) Games
2 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.55%) Automotive
2 2 (1.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (49.61%) Developer
2 35 (27.13%) Java Developer
3 33 (25.58%) Software Engineer
4 27 (20.93%) Senior Developer
5 25 (19.38%) Software Developer
6 24 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (12.40%) Lead Developer
8 15 (11.63%) Computer Engineer
8 15 (11.63%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 13 (10.08%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 10 (7.75%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (7.75%) Lead Software Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Python Engineer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Python Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Data Analyst
13 6 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.65%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (45.74%) Web Services
2 36 (27.91%) Spring
3 24 (18.60%) Lucene
3 24 (18.60%) RESTful
4 23 (17.83%) TensorFlow
5 5 (3.88%) .NET
6 4 (3.10%) XML
7 3 (2.33%) Akka
7 3 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.33%) Play Framework
7 3 (2.33%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.33%) Theano
7 3 (2.33%) Thymeleaf
8 2 (1.55%) Django
8 2 (1.55%) Keras
8 2 (1.55%) Node.js
8 2 (1.55%) REST
9 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.78%) jQuery
9 1 (0.78%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 83 (64.34%) Computer Science
2 26 (20.16%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.65%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.33%) Blog
6 2 (1.55%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.55%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.78%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (94.57%) Machine Learning
2 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (48.84%) Software Engineering
4 61 (47.29%) TDD
5 60 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (38.76%) Data Science
7 44 (34.11%) Deep Learning
8 42 (32.56%) Bayesian Methods
8 42 (32.56%) Data Modelling
9 40 (31.01%) Analytics
10 36 (27.91%) Kalman Filter
10 36 (27.91%) Scrum
10 36 (27.91%) Unit Testing
11 34 (26.36%) Computer Vision
12 31 (24.03%) Neural Network
13 30 (23.26%) BPMN
14 28 (21.71%) Content Enrichment
15 24 (18.60%) Continuous Deployment
15 24 (18.60%) Data Visualisation
15 24 (18.60%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 90 (69.77%) Java
2 53 (41.09%) Python
3 36 (27.91%) C++
4 26 (20.16%) C
5 19 (14.73%) SQL
6 13 (10.08%) C#
6 13 (10.08%) MATLAB
7 9 (6.98%) Scala
8 8 (6.20%) R
9 7 (5.43%) Julia
10 6 (4.65%) Java 8
11 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.55%) Fortran
13 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (50.39%) Degree
2 50 (38.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 6 (4.65%) Oracle
1 6 (4.65%) Talend
2 5 (3.88%) Google
3 4 (3.10%) Capita