The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 92 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 9 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 2.06% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 3.94% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 4
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.38%
Cryptography
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
593 761 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 56.16% 52.16% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 501 607 614
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridge region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Cryptography 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Servlets
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) CGI
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Dell
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Fintech
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (25.00%) OWASP
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) iPad
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CGI
1 6 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago