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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 20 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 141 89 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.80% 6.46% 7.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.73% 14.26% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 80 72
Median salary £33,750 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.51% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,150 £25,032
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
649 624 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.31% 45.32% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 502 521 634
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 224 (85.17%) Computer Science
2 206 (78.33%) Degree
3 143 (54.37%) C++
4 127 (48.29%) Software Engineering
5 124 (47.15%) C#
6 123 (46.77%) Java
7 109 (41.44%) Physics
8 108 (41.06%) C
9 92 (34.98%) .NET
10 83 (31.56%) Algorithms
11 72 (27.38%) Linux
12 63 (23.95%) Python
13 56 (21.29%) Finance
14 54 (20.53%) PhD
15 50 (19.01%) SDLC
16 49 (18.63%) SQL
17 48 (18.25%) ASP.NET
18 43 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
19 40 (15.21%) HTML
20 36 (13.69%) Visual Studio
20 36 (13.69%) Windows
20 36 (13.69%) User Experience
20 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (13.31%) Unit Testing
22 34 (12.93%) XML
23 33 (12.55%) Unix
23 33 (12.55%) OO
23 33 (12.55%) Computer Vision
24 29 (11.03%) Machine Learning
24 29 (11.03%) Web Services

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 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.38%) IIS
3 1 (0.38%) JBoss
3 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.38%) MicroStation
2 1 (0.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.38%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.38%) Revit
2 1 (0.38%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.38%) Solid Edge
2 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.38%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.56%) Ethernet
1 12 (4.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.04%) Firewall
3 7 (2.66%) Network Security
4 3 (1.14%) IPv4
4 3 (1.14%) IPv6
5 1 (0.38%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.38%) GSM
5 1 (0.38%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.84%) Big Data
3 10 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.90%) MySQL
5 4 (1.52%) DB2
6 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (13.69%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.84%) NUnit
3 13 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.66%) Ranorex
7 4 (1.52%) JIRA
7 4 (1.52%) Maven
8 3 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.14%) CMake
8 3 (1.14%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.14%) Gradle
8 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.76%) Selenium
9 2 (0.76%) Subversion
10 1 (0.38%) Hudson
10 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.38%) Protractor
10 1 (0.38%) QUnit
General
1 56 (21.29%) Finance
2 26 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.14%) Banking
4 3 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Automotive
5 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (48.67%) Developer
2 71 (27.00%) Graduate
3 66 (25.10%) Software Engineer
4 55 (20.91%) Software Developer
5 36 (13.69%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (9.89%) C# Developer
6 26 (9.89%) Java Developer
7 25 (9.51%) Senior Developer
8 22 (8.37%) C++ Developer
9 20 (7.60%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 17 (6.46%) Computer Engineer
10 17 (6.46%) Graduate Software Developer
11 16 (6.08%) Computer Vision Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) C++ Software Developer
12 13 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Consultant
12 13 (4.94%) Graduate Consultant
12 13 (4.94%) Graduate Technical Consultant
12 13 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (34.98%) .NET
2 48 (18.25%) ASP.NET
3 40 (15.21%) HTML
4 34 (12.93%) XML
5 29 (11.03%) Web Services
6 28 (10.65%) CSS
7 22 (8.37%) STL
8 19 (7.22%) MFC
9 17 (6.46%) OpenGL
9 17 (6.46%) WPF
10 16 (6.08%) jQuery
11 14 (5.32%) CSS3
11 14 (5.32%) SOAP
12 11 (4.18%) HTML5
13 10 (3.80%) Django
13 10 (3.80%) RESTful
14 9 (3.42%) JDBC
14 9 (3.42%) JSP
15 7 (2.66%) Reactive Extensions
16 6 (2.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 224 (85.17%) Computer Science
2 109 (41.44%) Physics
3 83 (31.56%) Algorithms
4 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (13.69%) User Experience
5 22 (8.37%) Augmented Reality
5 22 (8.37%) Digital Media
6 18 (6.84%) Statistics
7 11 (4.18%) Data Structures
7 11 (4.18%) Device Driver
8 8 (3.04%) Life Science
9 5 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.90%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.90%) W3C
9 5 (1.90%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.14%) Fintech
11 3 (1.14%) Robotics
12 2 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.38%) Linux
2 36 (13.69%) Windows
3 33 (12.55%) Unix
4 4 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.14%) AIX
5 3 (1.14%) HPUX
5 3 (1.14%) Solaris
6 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (48.29%) Software Engineering
2 50 (19.01%) SDLC
3 43 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (13.31%) Unit Testing
5 33 (12.55%) Computer Vision
5 33 (12.55%) OO
6 29 (11.03%) Machine Learning
7 26 (9.89%) Analytics
7 26 (9.89%) User Stories
8 17 (6.46%) Software Architecture
9 15 (5.70%) Financial Modelling
10 14 (5.32%) Exploratory Testing
10 14 (5.32%) Low Latency
10 14 (5.32%) Test Automation
11 13 (4.94%) Defect Management
11 13 (4.94%) Regression Testing
12 11 (4.18%) Scrum
13 10 (3.80%) CAD
13 10 (3.80%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (3.04%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (54.37%) C++
2 124 (47.15%) C#
3 123 (46.77%) Java
4 108 (41.06%) C
5 63 (23.95%) Python
6 49 (18.63%) SQL
7 18 (6.84%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.70%) Perl
9 13 (4.94%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.04%) Delphi
11 7 (2.66%) Embedded C
11 7 (2.66%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.52%) PHP
13 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.76%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.76%) R
15 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 206 (78.33%) Degree
2 54 (20.53%) PhD
3 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.66%) QA
2 5 (1.90%) WAI
3 2 (0.76%) SDET
4 1 (0.38%) ISO26262
System Software
1 6 (2.28%) Firmware
2 3 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.04%) Oracle
2 8 (3.04%) TOWER Software
3 4 (1.52%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.14%) Perforce
4 3 (1.14%) VMware
5 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.38%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.38%) Citrix
6 1 (0.38%) IBM
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