The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 37 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 88 123 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.45% 8.56% 5.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.50% 16.67% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 102 73
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,575 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £57,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Mathematics
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
765 738 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.37% 51.36% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 550 632 594
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mathematics also 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 that cited Mathematics.

1 190 (85.59%) Degree
2 165 (74.32%) Computer Science
3 123 (55.41%) Software Engineering
3 123 (55.41%) C#
4 81 (36.49%) SQL
5 76 (34.23%) Java
6 75 (33.78%) C++
7 74 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (30.18%) C
8 67 (30.18%) Python
9 65 (29.28%) Finance
10 63 (28.38%) .NET
11 62 (27.93%) OO
12 49 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (19.37%) Linux
14 42 (18.92%) Physics
15 38 (17.12%) Windows
16 37 (16.67%) Internet
16 37 (16.67%) Information Security
16 37 (16.67%) Cryptography
17 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
17 33 (14.86%) UNIX
17 33 (14.86%) Embedded Systems
18 32 (14.41%) Algorithms
19 30 (13.51%) Mentoring
20 28 (12.61%) HTML
20 28 (12.61%) JavaScript
21 27 (12.16%) Analytics
22 23 (10.36%) User Stories
22 23 (10.36%) Risk Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mathematics also 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 that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.60%) Apache
3 7 (3.15%) OpenStack
3 7 (3.15%) CloudStack
3 7 (3.15%) IIS
4 4 (1.80%) SAS
4 4 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.35%) JBoss
5 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.25%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.67%) Internet
2 12 (5.41%) Network Security
3 8 (3.60%) Firewall
4 7 (3.15%) Intranet
5 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.25%) Big Data
4 5 (2.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.25%) MySQL
5 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.80%) Text Mining
5 4 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.80%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.90%) MS Access
8 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.45%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.50%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.05%) Subversion
5 8 (3.60%) Maven
5 8 (3.60%) NUnit
6 7 (3.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.25%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.80%) JIRA
8 4 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.35%) LabVIEW
9 3 (1.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (29.28%) Finance
2 17 (7.66%) Electronics
3 7 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (3.15%) Marketing
4 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.25%) Automotive
5 4 (1.80%) Military
6 3 (1.35%) Back Office
6 3 (1.35%) French Language
7 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (31.98%) Developer
2 67 (30.18%) Software Engineer
3 37 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 21 (9.46%) Software Test Engineer
5 19 (8.56%) C# Developer
6 18 (8.11%) Analyst
7 17 (7.66%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (6.76%) Integration Engineer
9 15 (6.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 12 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.41%) Graduate
11 11 (4.95%) Junior
11 11 (4.95%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.95%) Junior Developer
12 10 (4.50%) Architect
12 10 (4.50%) Software Architect
13 8 (3.60%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.60%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.38%) .NET
2 28 (12.61%) HTML
3 22 (9.91%) CSS
4 21 (9.46%) ASP.NET
5 19 (8.56%) jQuery
5 19 (8.56%) HTML5
6 13 (5.86%) Web Services
7 10 (4.50%) SOAP
7 10 (4.50%) CSS3
8 7 (3.15%) REST
8 7 (3.15%) CGI
8 7 (3.15%) JSP
9 5 (2.25%) WPF
10 4 (1.80%) XML
11 3 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.35%) JDBC
11 3 (1.35%) J2EE
11 3 (1.35%) Middleware
11 3 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 165 (74.32%) Computer Science
2 49 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (18.92%) Physics
4 37 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 33 (14.86%) Embedded Systems
6 32 (14.41%) Algorithms
7 22 (9.91%) Management Information System
8 18 (8.11%) Statistics
9 16 (7.21%) User Experience
10 15 (6.76%) PKI
11 13 (5.86%) Open Source
12 10 (4.50%) Applied Mathematics
13 4 (1.80%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.80%) GIS
13 4 (1.80%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (1.35%) Derivative
14 3 (1.35%) Chemistry
15 2 (0.90%) Wiki
15 2 (0.90%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.37%) Linux
2 38 (17.12%) Windows
3 33 (14.86%) UNIX
4 13 (5.86%) Solaris
5 10 (4.50%) Android
6 8 (3.60%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.80%) AIX
7 4 (1.80%) HPUX
8 2 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (55.41%) Software Engineering
2 74 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (27.93%) OO
4 37 (16.67%) Information Security
5 30 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 27 (12.16%) Analytics
7 23 (10.36%) User Stories
7 23 (10.36%) Risk Management
7 23 (10.36%) Scrum
8 22 (9.91%) Data Protection
9 19 (8.56%) Regression Testing
10 16 (7.21%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (7.21%) Test Strategy
11 15 (6.76%) Software Architecture
11 15 (6.76%) Financial Modelling
11 15 (6.76%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.95%) OOP
14 10 (4.50%) TDD
14 10 (4.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (55.41%) C#
2 81 (36.49%) SQL
3 76 (34.23%) Java
4 75 (33.78%) C++
5 67 (30.18%) C
5 67 (30.18%) Python
6 28 (12.61%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.21%) Delphi
8 15 (6.76%) Perl
9 10 (4.50%) R
10 7 (3.15%) VBA
11 6 (2.70%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.70%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.25%) PHP
12 5 (2.25%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.80%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.35%) VB
14 3 (1.35%) VB6
14 3 (1.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 190 (85.59%) Degree
2 15 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.76%) PhD
3 8 (3.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.11%) QA
2 13 (5.86%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (2.70%) Firmware
2 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) Ansible
1 4 (1.80%) Puppet
2 2 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.31%) TOWER Software
3 13 (5.86%) Oracle
4 9 (4.05%) Sun
5 7 (3.15%) Facebook
5 7 (3.15%) Twitter
5 7 (3.15%) Sybase
6 4 (1.80%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.80%) OpenLink
6 4 (1.80%) Perforce
6 4 (1.80%) VMware
6 4 (1.80%) Cisco
7 3 (1.35%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.90%) Tableau
9 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.45%) Progress
9 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.45%) Brady
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and culture
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £30k & Bonus, Corporate Benefits Package, Career
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 DOE + Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + top benefits
Posted: 16 days ago