The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Data Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Scientist
Rank 104 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.16% 0.28% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Median salary - £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.88%
Data Scientist
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1200 1396 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.40% 97.76% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1181 1522
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Data Scientist in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies

Data Scientist Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Building Intellect Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Jagex Limited
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago