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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 25 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 114 115 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.59% 7.80% 7.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.48% 16.13% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 89 109
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
846 713 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.93% 48.34% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 598 567 685
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 204 (84.65%) Degree
2 179 (74.27%) Computer Science
3 132 (54.77%) Software Engineering
4 130 (53.94%) C#
5 94 (39.00%) Java
6 91 (37.76%) C++
7 81 (33.61%) Python
8 79 (32.78%) C
9 73 (30.29%) SQL
10 71 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (26.56%) .NET
12 63 (26.14%) Finance
13 60 (24.90%) OO
14 57 (23.65%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (22.82%) Physics
16 52 (21.58%) Linux
17 49 (20.33%) Windows
18 48 (19.92%) Internet
19 44 (18.26%) Cryptography
20 43 (17.84%) Information Security
21 42 (17.43%) UNIX
22 38 (15.77%) Embedded Systems
23 34 (14.11%) Mentoring
24 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
25 31 (12.86%) Algorithms
26 26 (10.79%) ASP.NET
26 26 (10.79%) Data Protection
27 25 (10.37%) HTML
27 25 (10.37%) Analytics
28 23 (9.54%) JavaScript

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (6.64%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.73%) OpenStack
2 9 (3.73%) CloudStack
3 8 (3.32%) Apache
4 7 (2.90%) IIS
5 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.66%) SAS
7 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.83%) JBoss
8 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.07%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.24%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.83%) Simulink
5 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.92%) Internet
2 15 (6.22%) Network Security
3 11 (4.56%) Firewall
4 9 (3.73%) Intranet
5 4 (1.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.83%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.41%) Wireless
7 1 (0.41%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.90%) Data Mining
2 7 (2.90%) Big Data
2 7 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.49%) MySQL
3 6 (2.49%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.07%) Text Mining
5 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.83%) MS Access
7 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 16 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.56%) Subversion
3 10 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.49%) Maven
6 4 (1.66%) JIRA
6 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.66%) NUnit
6 4 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.24%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 63 (26.14%) Finance
2 20 (8.30%) Electronics
3 8 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.90%) Marketing
5 5 (2.07%) Military
5 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.07%) Automotive
5 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.24%) Back Office
6 3 (1.24%) French Language
7 2 (0.83%) Games
7 2 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (30.71%) Software Engineer
2 66 (27.39%) Developer
3 35 (14.52%) Test Engineer
4 20 (8.30%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 18 (7.47%) Software Test Engineer
7 17 (7.05%) Graduate
8 16 (6.64%) Analyst
8 16 (6.64%) Integration Engineer
8 16 (6.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 14 (5.81%) Data Scientist
9 14 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.39%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Architect
11 12 (4.98%) Software Architect
12 10 (4.15%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.73%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.32%) Junior
14 8 (3.32%) Junior Developer
15 7 (2.90%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (26.56%) .NET
2 26 (10.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (10.37%) HTML
4 19 (7.88%) CSS
5 18 (7.47%) jQuery
6 16 (6.64%) HTML5
7 12 (4.98%) Web Services
8 9 (3.73%) SOAP
8 9 (3.73%) CGI
9 7 (2.90%) REST
10 6 (2.49%) CSS3
10 6 (2.49%) Middleware
10 6 (2.49%) JSP
11 5 (2.07%) J2EE
11 5 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (2.07%) Spring
11 5 (2.07%) WPF
12 3 (1.24%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.24%) XML
12 3 (1.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 179 (74.27%) Computer Science
2 57 (23.65%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (22.82%) Physics
4 44 (18.26%) Cryptography
5 38 (15.77%) Embedded Systems
6 31 (12.86%) Algorithms
7 23 (9.54%) Management Information System
8 20 (8.30%) Statistics
9 18 (7.47%) PKI
10 13 (5.39%) User Experience
11 12 (4.98%) Open Source
11 12 (4.98%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
12 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.66%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.24%) GIS
14 3 (1.24%) Informatics
14 3 (1.24%) Chemistry
14 3 (1.24%) Life Science
14 3 (1.24%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.58%) Linux
2 49 (20.33%) Windows
3 42 (17.43%) UNIX
4 15 (6.22%) Solaris
5 9 (3.73%) Android
6 7 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.66%) AIX
8 4 (1.66%) HPUX
9 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (54.77%) Software Engineering
2 71 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (24.90%) OO
4 43 (17.84%) Information Security
5 34 (14.11%) Mentoring
6 26 (10.79%) Data Protection
7 25 (10.37%) Analytics
8 23 (9.54%) Scrum
9 20 (8.30%) Risk Management
10 17 (7.05%) Regression Testing
10 17 (7.05%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (6.64%) User Stories
11 16 (6.64%) Software Architecture
12 15 (6.22%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.81%) OOP
14 13 (5.39%) Configuration Management
14 13 (5.39%) TDD
14 13 (5.39%) Test Strategy
15 12 (4.98%) Product Management
15 12 (4.98%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 130 (53.94%) C#
2 94 (39.00%) Java
3 91 (37.76%) C++
4 81 (33.61%) Python
5 79 (32.78%) C
6 73 (30.29%) SQL
7 23 (9.54%) JavaScript
8 16 (6.64%) Perl
9 13 (5.39%) Delphi
10 10 (4.15%) R
11 8 (3.32%) PHP
12 7 (2.90%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.49%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.66%) VBA
14 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.24%) F#
15 3 (1.24%) VB6
15 3 (1.24%) VB
15 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 204 (84.65%) Degree
2 18 (7.47%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.22%) PhD
4 12 (4.98%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.13%) QA
2 16 (6.64%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.07%) Firmware
2 4 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) Puppet
1 6 (2.49%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.39%) Oracle
3 11 (4.56%) Sun
3 11 (4.56%) TOWER Software
4 9 (3.73%) Sybase
5 7 (2.90%) Facebook
5 7 (2.90%) Twitter
6 6 (2.49%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.07%) OpenLink
7 5 (2.07%) Cisco
8 4 (1.66%) Perforce
8 4 (1.66%) VMware
8 4 (1.66%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.24%) Tableau
9 3 (1.24%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.41%) Brady
10 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.41%) Talend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits FREE FOOD
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, share options
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Share Options, Health Insurance
Posted: 26 days ago