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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 100 82 100
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 1.35% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 2.83% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -14.28%
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
627 671 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.82% 47.76% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 491 543 642
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (92.59%) Java
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Secure Coding
3 21 (77.78%) C
4 17 (62.96%) Oracle
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 13 (48.15%) C++
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Unix
7 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
8 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Servlets
9 7 (25.93%) CGI
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 6 (22.22%) SDLC
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services
12 4 (14.81%) Perl
12 4 (14.81%) SSL
12 4 (14.81%) Python
12 4 (14.81%) HTTP
12 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
13 3 (11.11%) Pacemaker
13 3 (11.11%) Shibboleth
13 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
13 3 (11.11%) Corosync
13 3 (11.11%) JMS
13 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.11%) SAML
13 3 (11.11%) PHP
13 3 (11.11%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) uWSGI
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
1 4 (14.81%) SSL
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) CGI
1 7 (25.93%) Servlets
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) JMS
3 3 (11.11%) SAML
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Secure Coding
3 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) C
3 13 (48.15%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) Python
6 3 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Corosync
1 3 (11.11%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft