The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Scientist
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £60,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-35.41% -22.58%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1679 1544 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.43% 93.12% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1358 1511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Scientist
Cambridgeshire

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Scientist Salary Trend in Cambridge

Data Scientist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Data Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Scientist in their job title.

1 28 (87.50%) Degree
1 28 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 26 (81.25%) Statistics
3 25 (78.13%) Machine Learning
4 22 (68.75%) C#
4 22 (68.75%) C++
4 22 (68.75%) Java
5 21 (65.63%) .NET
5 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 21 (65.63%) Physics
6 16 (50.00%) Signal Processing
6 16 (50.00%) Data Mining
7 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
8 8 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (21.88%) QA
10 6 (18.75%) PhD
11 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
11 5 (15.63%) Advertising
11 5 (15.63%) Marketing
11 5 (15.63%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (15.63%) Web Marketing
11 5 (15.63%) Pay per click
12 2 (6.25%) Big Data
12 2 (6.25%) Analytics

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Data Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
1 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 26 (81.25%) Statistics
3 21 (65.63%) Physics
4 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.63%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Machine Learning
2 16 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 8 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Web Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Pay per click
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) C#
1 22 (68.75%) C++
1 22 (68.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
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