Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 154 131
Rank change year-on-year +48 -23 +41
Permanent jobs citing Natural Language Processing 71 12 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.31% 0.46% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 1.06% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 12 40
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.80% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £57,000 £51,250 £49,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% +5.45%

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 1,568 1,132 1,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.91% 42.98% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,398 987 1,356
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £64,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +6.55%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +25 49 £70,000 +7.69% 14
Kidlington +6 9 £59,000 -9.23% 1
Natural Language Processing
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 68 (95.77%) Machine Learning
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (66.20%) Computer Science
3 44 (61.97%) Python
4 43 (60.56%) PhD
4 43 (60.56%) Java
5 42 (59.15%) Big Data
6 38 (53.52%) Algorithms
7 36 (50.70%) R
8 35 (49.30%) Bayesian Methods
9 31 (43.66%) TensorFlow
10 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (38.03%) Neural Network
12 26 (36.62%) Mathematics
12 26 (36.62%) Deep Learning
13 24 (33.80%) Data Science
13 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
14 23 (32.39%) TDD
15 22 (30.99%) Julia
15 22 (30.99%) GitHub
15 22 (30.99%) Web Services
15 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (29.58%) Statistics
16 21 (29.58%) Degree
16 21 (29.58%) SQL
17 20 (28.17%) C++
17 20 (28.17%) MATLAB
17 20 (28.17%) Economics
17 20 (28.17%) Selenium
17 20 (28.17%) Physics

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 9 (12.68%) JBoss
2 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.82%) DNN
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.41%) Jetty
5 1 (1.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (30.99%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Selenium
2 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Gradle
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 16 (22.54%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.54%) Senior Developer
4 15 (21.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 5 (7.04%) Python Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Research Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Research Scientist
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Computer Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Machine Learning Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) TensorFlow
2 22 (30.99%) Web Services
3 11 (15.49%) Spring
4 10 (14.08%) Theano
5 4 (5.63%) .NET
6 3 (4.23%) Lucene
6 3 (4.23%) RESTful
6 3 (4.23%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.41%) Kafka
7 1 (1.41%) Keras
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js
7 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (66.20%) Computer Science
2 38 (53.52%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.23%) Blog
3 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (95.77%) Machine Learning
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (49.30%) Bayesian Methods
4 27 (38.03%) Neural Network
5 26 (36.62%) Deep Learning
5 26 (36.62%) Mathematics
6 24 (33.80%) Data Science
6 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
7 23 (32.39%) TDD
8 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (29.58%) Statistics
10 20 (28.17%) Economics
10 20 (28.17%) Physics
10 20 (28.17%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 19 (26.76%) Content Enrichment
11 19 (26.76%) Data Modelling
11 19 (26.76%) Scrum
11 19 (26.76%) Unit Testing
12 16 (22.54%) Artificial Intelligence
13 14 (19.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) Python
2 43 (60.56%) Java
3 36 (50.70%) R
4 22 (30.99%) Julia
5 21 (29.58%) SQL
6 20 (28.17%) C++
6 20 (28.17%) MATLAB
7 8 (11.27%) C
8 4 (5.63%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (60.56%) PhD
2 21 (29.58%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (1.41%) Google