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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 35 26 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 87 175 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.17% 9.51% 3.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.68% 20.71% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 131 56
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
636 845 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.14% 45.92% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 533 623 640
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 160 (85.11%) Degree
2 140 (74.47%) Computer Science
3 118 (62.77%) C#
4 100 (53.19%) Software Engineering
5 93 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (42.55%) SQL
7 68 (36.17%) OO
8 65 (34.57%) Finance
9 64 (34.04%) C++
10 63 (33.51%) Algorithms
11 57 (30.32%) .NET
12 56 (29.79%) Java
13 54 (28.72%) Physics
14 44 (23.40%) JavaScript
15 42 (22.34%) C
16 41 (21.81%) HTML
17 40 (21.28%) Statistics
18 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
19 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
20 35 (18.62%) User Stories
21 34 (18.09%) Python
22 28 (14.89%) CSS
22 28 (14.89%) Linux
23 27 (14.36%) HTML5
24 26 (13.83%) Financial Modelling
24 26 (13.83%) QA
24 26 (13.83%) jQuery
24 26 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
25 25 (13.30%) NUnit
25 25 (13.30%) Risk Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (4.26%) Apache
2 7 (3.72%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.13%) JBoss
4 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.06%) SAS
5 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.06%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Siemens NX
1 3 (1.60%) PTC Creo
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.60%) AutoCAD
1 3 (1.60%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (1.60%) SOLIDWORKS
1 3 (1.60%) Revit
1 3 (1.60%) Solid Edge
1 3 (1.60%) MicroStation
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) GitHub
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.32%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) Firewall
2 3 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (5.85%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.26%) Big Data
5 7 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.72%) MySQL
6 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.19%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.66%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.66%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.66%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.66%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.60%) Text Mining
10 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.06%) QlikView
10 2 (1.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 25 (13.30%) NUnit
2 24 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.91%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.38%) Maven
6 10 (5.32%) Selenium
7 9 (4.79%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.66%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.13%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) Subversion
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (34.57%) Finance
2 10 (5.32%) Electronics
3 6 (3.19%) Games
4 3 (1.60%) Law
4 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 95 (50.53%) Developer
2 64 (34.04%) Software Engineer
3 42 (22.34%) Software Developer
4 29 (15.43%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.98%) Test Engineer
7 13 (6.91%) Senior Software Developer
7 13 (6.91%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Analyst
8 12 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.38%) Graduate
9 11 (5.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) Agile C# Developer
9 11 (5.85%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (4.79%) Software Support Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Programmer
12 7 (3.72%) Junior
12 7 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.32%) .NET
2 41 (21.81%) HTML
3 28 (14.89%) CSS
4 27 (14.36%) HTML5
5 26 (13.83%) jQuery
6 20 (10.64%) WPF
7 19 (10.11%) CSS3
8 12 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.38%) Web Services
9 11 (5.85%) XML
10 6 (3.19%) RESTful
10 6 (3.19%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.66%) REST
11 5 (2.66%) Ember.js
11 5 (2.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (2.66%) POSIX
11 5 (2.66%) SOAP
11 5 (2.66%) Backbone.js
12 4 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.13%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 140 (74.47%) Computer Science
2 63 (33.51%) Algorithms
3 54 (28.72%) Physics
4 40 (21.28%) Statistics
5 26 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.45%) Open Source
6 14 (7.45%) Embedded Systems
7 13 (6.91%) User Experience
8 10 (5.32%) GIS
9 9 (4.79%) Cryptography
10 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.66%) Informatics
11 5 (2.66%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.60%) PKI
14 2 (1.06%) Device Driver
14 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.53%) 3D Printing
15 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.89%) Linux
2 20 (10.64%) Windows
3 14 (7.45%) UNIX
4 4 (2.13%) AIX
4 4 (2.13%) HPUX
4 4 (2.13%) Solaris
5 2 (1.06%) Android
5 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (53.19%) Software Engineering
2 93 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (36.17%) OO
4 35 (18.62%) User Stories
5 26 (13.83%) Financial Modelling
6 25 (13.30%) Risk Management
7 24 (12.77%) Software Architecture
8 23 (12.23%) Unit Testing
9 22 (11.70%) Analytics
10 19 (10.11%) Scrum
11 16 (8.51%) Regression Testing
11 16 (8.51%) Test Strategy
12 15 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.85%) Information Security
13 11 (5.85%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.32%) Kanban
14 10 (5.32%) Data Analysis
15 9 (4.79%) Data Protection
16 8 (4.26%) TDD
16 8 (4.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 118 (62.77%) C#
2 80 (42.55%) SQL
3 64 (34.04%) C++
4 56 (29.79%) Java
5 44 (23.40%) JavaScript
6 42 (22.34%) C
7 34 (18.09%) Python
8 15 (7.98%) Perl
9 10 (5.32%) Delphi
10 8 (4.26%) R
11 7 (3.72%) VBA
11 7 (3.72%) Ruby
12 5 (2.66%) Go
12 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.66%) Haskell
12 5 (2.66%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.13%) F#
13 4 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 160 (85.11%) Degree
2 17 (9.04%) PhD
3 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.83%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) KVM
1 5 (2.66%) Docker
1 5 (2.66%) LXC
1 5 (2.66%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (2.66%) Xen
2 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) Firmware
3 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) Mesos
2 2 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.30%) TOWER Software
3 12 (6.38%) Oracle
4 5 (2.66%) Pegasus
4 5 (2.66%) Twitter
5 4 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.13%) Perforce
5 4 (2.13%) VMware
6 3 (1.60%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.06%) Tableau
7 2 (1.06%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Progress
8 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
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