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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 31 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 96 139 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.59% 8.29% 3.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.77% 17.27% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 77 122 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,025 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
650 805 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.64% 48.00% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 515 667 627
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 March 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 178 (86.41%) Degree
2 154 (74.76%) Computer Science
3 126 (61.17%) C#
4 111 (53.88%) Software Engineering
5 83 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (38.35%) SQL
7 71 (34.47%) C++
8 64 (31.07%) C
8 64 (31.07%) OO
9 63 (30.58%) Python
10 61 (29.61%) Java
11 60 (29.13%) Finance
12 55 (26.70%) .NET
12 55 (26.70%) Algorithms
13 42 (20.39%) Linux
13 42 (20.39%) Microsoft
14 38 (18.45%) HTML
15 36 (17.48%) Physics
15 36 (17.48%) Embedded Systems
16 34 (16.50%) Information Security
16 34 (16.50%) Cryptography
16 34 (16.50%) Statistics
16 34 (16.50%) Windows
17 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (15.53%) User Stories
18 32 (15.53%) JavaScript
19 26 (12.62%) Analytics
19 26 (12.62%) HTML5
20 25 (12.14%) Data Protection
20 25 (12.14%) SQL Server

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (5.34%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.88%) Apache
3 6 (2.91%) CloudStack
4 5 (2.43%) SAS
5 4 (1.94%) JBoss
5 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.97%) IIS
7 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.49%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.17%) Internet
2 9 (4.37%) Network Security
3 7 (3.40%) Firewall
4 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.80%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.37%) Big Data
6 7 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.40%) MySQL
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.43%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.43%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.43%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.43%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.43%) Text Mining
9 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.97%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (9.71%) NUnit
2 19 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.80%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.31%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.37%) Maven
5 9 (4.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (2.91%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.43%) Subversion
7 5 (2.43%) JIRA
7 5 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.94%) Selenium
9 3 (1.46%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 60 (29.13%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Electronics
3 6 (2.91%) Games
4 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Automotive
6 2 (0.97%) Law
6 2 (0.97%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (39.81%) Developer
2 62 (30.10%) Software Engineer
3 37 (17.96%) Test Engineer
4 31 (15.05%) Software Developer
5 26 (12.62%) C# Developer
6 18 (8.74%) Software Test Engineer
6 18 (8.74%) Integration Engineer
6 18 (8.74%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 16 (7.77%) Analyst
8 14 (6.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Junior
10 11 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (5.34%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Graduate
12 9 (4.37%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.91%) Business Analyst
14 5 (2.43%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.70%) .NET
2 38 (18.45%) HTML
3 26 (12.62%) HTML5
4 25 (12.14%) CSS
5 17 (8.25%) jQuery
5 17 (8.25%) CSS3
6 13 (6.31%) Web Services
7 11 (5.34%) ASP.NET
7 11 (5.34%) WPF
8 7 (3.40%) REST
9 6 (2.91%) XML
9 6 (2.91%) SOAP
10 5 (2.43%) POSIX
11 4 (1.94%) RESTful
11 4 (1.94%) Dojo
11 4 (1.94%) JDBC
11 4 (1.94%) JSP
12 3 (1.46%) CGI
12 3 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (0.97%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 154 (74.76%) Computer Science
2 55 (26.70%) Algorithms
3 36 (17.48%) Embedded Systems
3 36 (17.48%) Physics
4 34 (16.50%) Statistics
4 34 (16.50%) Cryptography
5 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (9.22%) Management Information System
7 13 (6.31%) User Experience
8 12 (5.83%) Open Source
9 9 (4.37%) PKI
10 7 (3.40%) Informatics
11 5 (2.43%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (2.43%) GIS
12 4 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
13 3 (1.46%) Applied Mathematics
13 3 (1.46%) Chemistry
14 2 (0.97%) Life Science
15 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.39%) Linux
2 34 (16.50%) Windows
3 25 (12.14%) UNIX
4 8 (3.88%) Solaris
5 5 (2.43%) AIX
5 5 (2.43%) HPUX
5 5 (2.43%) Android
6 4 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (53.88%) Software Engineering
2 83 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (31.07%) OO
4 34 (16.50%) Information Security
5 32 (15.53%) User Stories
6 26 (12.62%) Analytics
7 25 (12.14%) Data Protection
8 24 (11.65%) Unit Testing
8 24 (11.65%) Mentoring
9 23 (11.17%) Financial Modelling
9 23 (11.17%) Software Architecture
10 22 (10.68%) Risk Management
11 19 (9.22%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (7.77%) Regression Testing
12 16 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.77%) Test Strategy
13 15 (7.28%) Scrum
14 13 (6.31%) Data Analysis
15 9 (4.37%) Configuration Management
16 8 (3.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 126 (61.17%) C#
2 79 (38.35%) SQL
3 71 (34.47%) C++
4 64 (31.07%) C
5 63 (30.58%) Python
6 61 (29.61%) Java
7 32 (15.53%) JavaScript
8 17 (8.25%) Perl
9 12 (5.83%) Delphi
9 12 (5.83%) R
10 8 (3.88%) VBA
11 7 (3.40%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.91%) Ruby
13 5 (2.43%) Haskell
13 5 (2.43%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.43%) Golang
13 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.46%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.46%) F#
Qualifications
1 178 (86.41%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.85%) PhD
4 5 (2.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) QA
2 11 (5.34%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Firmware
2 5 (2.43%) Xen
2 5 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.43%) KVM
2 5 (2.43%) Docker
2 5 (2.43%) LXC
2 5 (2.43%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 3 (1.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) Mesos
2 4 (1.94%) Puppet
2 4 (1.94%) Ansible
3 2 (0.97%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.68%) TOWER Software
3 8 (3.88%) Oracle
4 5 (2.43%) Pegasus
4 5 (2.43%) Perforce
4 5 (2.43%) VMware
4 5 (2.43%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.94%) Twitter
5 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.46%) Sun
6 3 (1.46%) Sybase
6 3 (1.46%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco
7 2 (0.97%) Tableau
7 2 (0.97%) Facebook
7 2 (0.97%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.49%) Progress
8 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.49%) Brady
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DOE + shares and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
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Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Great Base+Prospects
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent
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