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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 35 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 104 100 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.91% 6.03% 7.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.73% 12.41% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 96
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £28,275
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
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
706 806 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.88% 48.58% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 482 582 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 143 (74.09%) Degree
2 132 (68.39%) Computer Science
3 90 (46.63%) Software Engineering
4 86 (44.56%) Physics
5 71 (36.79%) Java
6 66 (34.20%) C#
7 62 (32.12%) C++
8 54 (27.98%) SQL
9 46 (23.83%) Python
10 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
10 45 (23.32%) Algorithms
11 43 (22.28%) HTML
12 42 (21.76%) Linux
13 41 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (20.73%) Finance
15 35 (18.13%) OO
15 35 (18.13%) jQuery
16 32 (16.58%) C
17 29 (15.03%) PhD
17 29 (15.03%) CSS
18 27 (13.99%) .NET
18 27 (13.99%) Django
18 27 (13.99%) Unit Testing
19 25 (12.95%) Open Source
19 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (11.92%) HTML5
20 23 (11.92%) CSS3
21 22 (11.40%) Web Services
22 21 (10.88%) Big Data
22 21 (10.88%) Analytics

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (2.59%) IIS
2 3 (1.55%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.15%) SAP CO
1 8 (4.15%) SAP FI
1 8 (4.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.55%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) GitHub
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.04%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) Firewall
1 7 (3.63%) Network Security
2 6 (3.11%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.88%) Big Data
2 15 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.18%) GIS
4 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.59%) DB2
6 4 (2.07%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (7.77%) Selenium
1 15 (7.77%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.74%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.22%) NUnit
3 12 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.70%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.18%) Maven
5 10 (5.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.59%) QUnit
7 4 (2.07%) Protractor
7 4 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.55%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.04%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.52%) JIRA
10 1 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 40 (20.73%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (4.15%) Electronics
3 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Games
5 3 (1.55%) German Language
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (45.60%) Developer
2 28 (14.51%) Software Engineer
3 27 (13.99%) Software Developer
4 23 (11.92%) Full Stack Developer
4 23 (11.92%) Graduate
5 21 (10.88%) Python Developer
6 13 (6.74%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.22%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.70%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (5.18%) Analyst
9 10 (5.18%) Computer Scientist
9 10 (5.18%) Junior
10 9 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.15%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) Java Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) SAP Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) SAP FI Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.28%) HTML
2 35 (18.13%) jQuery
3 29 (15.03%) CSS
4 27 (13.99%) .NET
4 27 (13.99%) Django
5 23 (11.92%) CSS3
5 23 (11.92%) HTML5
6 22 (11.40%) Web Services
7 19 (9.84%) RESTful
8 18 (9.33%) XML
9 16 (8.29%) ASP.NET
9 16 (8.29%) SOAP
10 14 (7.25%) J2EE
10 14 (7.25%) Natural Language Processing
11 13 (6.74%) JDBC
11 13 (6.74%) JSP
12 10 (5.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (4.66%) WPF
14 5 (2.59%) AngularJS
14 5 (2.59%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 132 (68.39%) Computer Science
2 86 (44.56%) Physics
3 45 (23.32%) Algorithms
4 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.74%) Client/Server
6 12 (6.22%) User Experience
7 10 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (5.18%) Life Science
8 9 (4.66%) Statistics
9 8 (4.15%) Economics
10 4 (2.07%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.07%) Device Driver
10 4 (2.07%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.07%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.07%) W3C
10 4 (2.07%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.55%) GPGPU
11 3 (1.55%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.76%) Linux
2 20 (10.36%) Unix
3 18 (9.33%) Windows
4 9 (4.66%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.59%) Android
5 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (46.63%) Software Engineering
2 41 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.13%) OO
4 27 (13.99%) Unit Testing
5 25 (12.95%) Open Source
6 21 (10.88%) Analytics
7 16 (8.29%) SDLC
8 15 (7.77%) Scrum
9 14 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (7.25%) Web Design
10 13 (6.74%) Regression Testing
10 13 (6.74%) Test Strategy
10 13 (6.74%) User Stories
11 12 (6.22%) Kanban
12 11 (5.70%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (5.18%) Web Development
14 8 (4.15%) Test Automation
15 7 (3.63%) Functional Testing
15 7 (3.63%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.79%) Java
2 66 (34.20%) C#
3 62 (32.12%) C++
4 54 (27.98%) SQL
5 46 (23.83%) Python
6 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
7 32 (16.58%) C
8 15 (7.77%) Perl
9 14 (7.25%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.11%) Delphi
11 5 (2.59%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.59%) R
12 4 (2.07%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.55%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.52%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 143 (74.09%) Degree
2 29 (15.03%) PhD
3 8 (4.15%) ACCA
3 8 (4.15%) CIMA
4 2 (1.04%) ISEB
4 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) WAI
3 1 (0.52%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (7.77%) Oracle
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.15%) SAP
4 6 (3.11%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.55%) OpenLink
6 2 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Autodesk
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