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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 17 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 181 96 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.96% 6.77% 5.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.41% 14.01% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 137 70 54
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,750 £48,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
637 685 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 56.17% 48.27% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 548 472 557
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 189 (64.95%) Computer Science
2 182 (62.54%) Degree
3 169 (58.08%) C++
4 153 (52.58%) Physics
5 145 (49.83%) Software Engineering
6 139 (47.77%) C#
7 137 (47.08%) Java
7 137 (47.08%) Python
8 110 (37.80%) Algorithms
9 92 (31.62%) C
10 91 (31.27%) PhD
11 84 (28.87%) .NET
12 73 (25.09%) Linux
13 62 (21.31%) Machine Learning
14 52 (17.87%) Windows
15 43 (14.78%) ASP.NET
16 39 (13.40%) Electronics
17 37 (12.71%) SQL
18 34 (11.68%) Finance
19 31 (10.65%) OO
20 29 (9.97%) Wireless
21 28 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (9.28%) Unix
22 27 (9.28%) Software Architecture
23 23 (7.90%) Augmented Reality
24 22 (7.56%) Pharmaceutical
25 21 (7.22%) Visual Studio
25 21 (7.22%) Analytics
26 20 (6.87%) SDLC
26 20 (6.87%) XML

Mathematics
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 5 (1.72%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Endur
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.97%) Wireless
2 14 (4.81%) Bluetooth
3 11 (3.78%) 802.11
4 7 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.34%) 3G
7 1 (0.34%) 4G
7 1 (0.34%) GSM
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) LTE
7 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.44%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (3.44%) Lumira
1 10 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
1 10 (3.44%) Spotfire
1 10 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.75%) Big Data
3 5 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.03%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.69%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (7.22%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.78%) NUnit
3 9 (3.09%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (3.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.06%) Ranorex
6 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (13.40%) Electronics
2 34 (11.68%) Finance
3 22 (7.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (5.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.12%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.69%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (36.77%) Developer
2 98 (33.68%) Software Engineer
3 90 (30.93%) Graduate
4 72 (24.74%) Software Developer
5 45 (15.46%) C++ Software Engineer
5 45 (15.46%) Graduate Developer
6 37 (12.71%) Java Engineer
6 37 (12.71%) Java Software Engineer
7 33 (11.34%) C++ Developer
8 31 (10.65%) Embedded Engineer
9 30 (10.31%) Graduate Software Developer
10 27 (9.28%) Consultant
11 26 (8.93%) C++ Software Developer
12 25 (8.59%) Graduate C++ Developer
13 21 (7.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 18 (6.19%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
15 17 (5.84%) C# Developer
15 17 (5.84%) C# Software Engineer
16 16 (5.50%) Graduate Java Engineer
16 16 (5.50%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (28.87%) .NET
2 43 (14.78%) ASP.NET
3 20 (6.87%) XML
4 11 (3.78%) 802.1X
5 10 (3.44%) HTML
6 9 (3.09%) CSS
7 8 (2.75%) J2EE
8 6 (2.06%) OpenGL
8 6 (2.06%) Web Services
9 5 (1.72%) HTML5
9 5 (1.72%) jQuery
9 5 (1.72%) RESTful
9 5 (1.72%) SOAP
9 5 (1.72%) WPF
10 4 (1.37%) scikit-learn
10 4 (1.37%) WSDL
10 4 (1.37%) XSD
11 3 (1.03%) CSS3
11 3 (1.03%) Django
11 3 (1.03%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 189 (64.95%) Computer Science
2 153 (52.58%) Physics
3 110 (37.80%) Algorithms
4 28 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (7.90%) Augmented Reality
6 19 (6.53%) Statistics
7 16 (5.50%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.78%) User Experience
9 10 (3.44%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.41%) Life Science
11 6 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.72%) Robotics
12 5 (1.72%) VHDL
13 4 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.03%) W3C
14 3 (1.03%) Web 2.0
15 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
15 2 (0.69%) iPhone
16 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.09%) Linux
2 52 (17.87%) Windows
3 27 (9.28%) Unix
4 17 (5.84%) Android
5 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (49.83%) Software Engineering
2 62 (21.31%) Machine Learning
3 31 (10.65%) OO
4 27 (9.28%) Software Architecture
5 21 (7.22%) Analytics
6 20 (6.87%) SDLC
7 19 (6.53%) OOP
8 18 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (5.84%) Android Development
9 17 (5.84%) Test Automation
10 15 (5.15%) CAD
11 14 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (4.81%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.12%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.78%) Cross-Platform Development
13 11 (3.78%) Data Analytics
13 11 (3.78%) User Stories
14 10 (3.44%) Algorithmic Trading
14 10 (3.44%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (58.08%) C++
2 139 (47.77%) C#
3 137 (47.08%) Java
3 137 (47.08%) Python
4 92 (31.62%) C
5 37 (12.71%) SQL
6 20 (6.87%) JavaScript
6 20 (6.87%) MATLAB
7 17 (5.84%) Perl
8 16 (5.50%) Embedded C
9 11 (3.78%) Assembly Language
10 9 (3.09%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.09%) R
10 9 (3.09%) VBA
11 5 (1.72%) PHP
12 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 182 (62.54%) Degree
2 91 (31.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.78%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) WAI
3 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (3.78%) Firmware
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (4.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.78%) Oracle
3 5 (1.72%) OpenLink
4 4 (1.37%) SAP
5 3 (1.03%) Cognos
5 3 (1.03%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.03%) Tableau
5 3 (1.03%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.69%) Facebook
6 2 (0.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.34%) Cadence
7 1 (0.34%) Citrix
7 1 (0.34%) Foundry
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits - excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago