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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 30 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 99 120 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.07% 6.75% 4.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.75% 14.05% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 90 71 59
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
671 854 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.93% 48.00% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 542 636 560
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 147 (75.00%) Degree
2 139 (70.92%) Computer Science
3 111 (56.63%) Software Engineering
4 96 (48.98%) C#
5 90 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (37.76%) OO
7 69 (35.20%) Physics
8 68 (34.69%) Java
9 65 (33.16%) SQL
10 64 (32.65%) Algorithms
11 57 (29.08%) C++
12 55 (28.06%) Finance
13 54 (27.55%) C
14 43 (21.94%) JavaScript
15 39 (19.90%) Python
16 38 (19.39%) Statistics
17 37 (18.88%) .NET
18 35 (17.86%) Linux
19 30 (15.31%) Scrum
19 30 (15.31%) jQuery
20 29 (14.80%) HTML
20 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
21 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
22 27 (13.78%) PhD
23 26 (13.27%) QA
24 24 (12.24%) User Stories
25 22 (11.22%) WPF
26 21 (10.71%) Unit Testing
26 21 (10.71%) Financial Modelling
26 21 (10.71%) Git (software)

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.55%) Apache
3 3 (1.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.53%) JBoss
4 2 (1.02%) CloudStack
4 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
5 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) AutoCAD
2 6 (3.06%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (3.06%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (3.06%) Revit
2 6 (3.06%) MicroStation
2 6 (3.06%) Solid Edge
2 6 (3.06%) Siemens NX
2 6 (3.06%) PTC Creo
3 4 (2.04%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.10%) Big Data
3 9 (4.59%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.55%) CouchDB
4 5 (2.55%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.55%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.55%) Neo4j
4 5 (2.55%) MySQL
4 5 (2.55%) MariaDB
5 4 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.53%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.02%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.51%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 20 (10.20%) NUnit
3 18 (9.18%) Maven
4 17 (8.67%) Selenium
5 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.02%) JIRA
6 2 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.02%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (28.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.06%) Games
3 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.04%) Electronics
5 2 (1.02%) Law
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (47.45%) Developer
2 66 (33.67%) Software Engineer
3 40 (20.41%) Software Developer
4 20 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.18%) C# Developer
5 18 (9.18%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.67%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.65%) Graduate
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (6.63%) Agile C# Developer
9 13 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (6.12%) Software Support Engineer
11 11 (5.61%) Test Engineer
12 9 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.59%) Java Software Developer
13 8 (4.08%) Programmer
14 7 (3.57%) Data Scientist
15 6 (3.06%) AWS Developer
15 6 (3.06%) Junior
15 6 (3.06%) CAD Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.88%) .NET
2 30 (15.31%) jQuery
3 29 (14.80%) HTML
4 22 (11.22%) WPF
5 20 (10.20%) Web Services
5 20 (10.20%) CSS
5 20 (10.20%) HTML5
6 14 (7.14%) CSS3
7 8 (4.08%) RESTful
8 7 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.57%) XML
9 6 (3.06%) REST
10 5 (2.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.55%) Ember.js
10 5 (2.55%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.55%) POSIX
11 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.53%) Django
12 3 (1.53%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 139 (70.92%) Computer Science
2 69 (35.20%) Physics
3 64 (32.65%) Algorithms
4 38 (19.39%) Statistics
5 19 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (8.67%) GIS
7 15 (7.65%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (4.08%) User Experience
9 7 (3.57%) Cryptography
10 6 (3.06%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (2.55%) Informatics
11 5 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.04%) Chemistry
13 3 (1.53%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.51%) PlayStation
14 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.51%) Xbox
14 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.86%) Linux
2 16 (8.16%) Windows
3 8 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.02%) AIX
4 2 (1.02%) HPUX
4 2 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (56.63%) Software Engineering
2 90 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (37.76%) OO
4 30 (15.31%) Scrum
5 24 (12.24%) User Stories
6 21 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 21 (10.71%) Financial Modelling
7 19 (9.69%) Open Source
8 18 (9.18%) Kanban
8 18 (9.18%) Risk Management
9 17 (8.67%) Software Architecture
10 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.14%) Analytics
12 13 (6.63%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (6.12%) Test Strategy
13 12 (6.12%) Regression Testing
14 11 (5.61%) Machine Learning
14 11 (5.61%) SDLC
15 9 (4.59%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 96 (48.98%) C#
2 68 (34.69%) Java
3 65 (33.16%) SQL
4 57 (29.08%) C++
5 54 (27.55%) C
6 43 (21.94%) JavaScript
7 39 (19.90%) Python
8 14 (7.14%) Perl
9 9 (4.59%) R
10 8 (4.08%) Ruby
11 6 (3.06%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.55%) Haskell
12 5 (2.55%) Go
13 4 (2.04%) F#
13 4 (2.04%) Fortran
13 4 (2.04%) VBA
13 4 (2.04%) Delphi
14 3 (1.53%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.53%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 147 (75.00%) Degree
2 27 (13.78%) PhD
3 3 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) HND
4 2 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.27%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Firmware
1 5 (2.55%) Xen
1 5 (2.55%) KVM
1 5 (2.55%) Docker
1 5 (2.55%) LXC
1 5 (2.55%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) Mesos
2 2 (1.02%) Ansible
2 2 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.20%) TOWER Software
3 19 (9.69%) Oracle
4 8 (4.08%) Autodesk
5 5 (2.55%) Twitter
5 5 (2.55%) Pegasus
6 3 (1.53%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.02%) Sage
7 2 (1.02%) Perforce
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco
8 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.51%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
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