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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 34 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 97 124 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.37% 8.23% 3.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.98% 15.78% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 109 53
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,290 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,701 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +7.14%
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
694 786 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.60% 52.19% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 519 671 588
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 March 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 189 (88.32%) Degree
2 161 (75.23%) Computer Science
3 126 (58.88%) C#
4 117 (54.67%) Software Engineering
5 82 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (37.85%) SQL
7 72 (33.64%) C++
8 70 (32.71%) OO
9 69 (32.24%) Java
10 67 (31.31%) C
11 64 (29.91%) Python
12 60 (28.04%) .NET
12 60 (28.04%) Finance
13 46 (21.50%) Linux
13 46 (21.50%) Algorithms
14 41 (19.16%) Physics
14 41 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (17.29%) Microsoft
16 36 (16.82%) Windows
17 35 (16.36%) HTML
18 34 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
19 33 (15.42%) Cryptography
20 32 (14.95%) Information Security
20 32 (14.95%) User Stories
21 30 (14.02%) JavaScript
22 29 (13.55%) Analytics
23 26 (12.15%) UNIX
24 25 (11.68%) Statistics
24 25 (11.68%) Mentoring
24 25 (11.68%) HTML5

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (5.14%) OpenStack
2 9 (4.21%) Apache
3 6 (2.80%) CloudStack
4 5 (2.34%) JBoss
4 5 (2.34%) SAS
4 5 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.34%) IIS
5 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) TargetLink
2 3 (1.40%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) GitHub
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.21%) Internet
2 10 (4.67%) Network Security
3 8 (3.74%) Firewall
4 3 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.01%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.27%) Big Data
5 7 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.27%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.27%) MySQL
6 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.34%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.34%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.34%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.34%) Text Mining
7 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.34%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.93%) MS Access
9 2 (0.93%) QlikView
9 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.54%) NUnit
4 13 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.07%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.14%) Maven
6 9 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (2.80%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.34%) Selenium
8 5 (2.34%) JIRA
8 5 (2.34%) Subversion
9 3 (1.40%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 60 (28.04%) Finance
2 15 (7.01%) Electronics
3 6 (2.80%) Games
4 5 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) French Language
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (35.51%) Developer
2 69 (32.24%) Software Engineer
3 42 (19.63%) Test Engineer
4 24 (11.21%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.21%) Software Test Engineer
4 24 (11.21%) Software Developer
5 18 (8.41%) Analyst
6 17 (7.94%) Integration Engineer
6 17 (7.94%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 16 (7.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.07%) Graduate
9 12 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Junior
9 12 (5.61%) Junior Developer
10 10 (4.67%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (3.27%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (3.27%) Architect
12 7 (3.27%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (28.04%) .NET
2 35 (16.36%) HTML
3 25 (11.68%) HTML5
4 23 (10.75%) CSS
5 19 (8.88%) jQuery
6 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET
7 14 (6.54%) Web Services
8 13 (6.07%) CSS3
9 10 (4.67%) REST
10 9 (4.21%) SOAP
11 6 (2.80%) XML
11 6 (2.80%) JSP
11 6 (2.80%) WPF
12 5 (2.34%) Dojo
12 5 (2.34%) POSIX
13 4 (1.87%) JDBC
14 3 (1.40%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (1.40%) WCF
14 3 (1.40%) CGI
15 2 (0.93%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 161 (75.23%) Computer Science
2 46 (21.50%) Algorithms
3 41 (19.16%) Physics
3 41 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
5 33 (15.42%) Cryptography
6 25 (11.68%) Statistics
7 19 (8.88%) Management Information System
7 19 (8.88%) User Experience
8 14 (6.54%) Open Source
9 9 (4.21%) PKI
10 7 (3.27%) Informatics
11 6 (2.80%) GIS
12 5 (2.34%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (1.40%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (1.40%) Chemistry
14 3 (1.40%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.93%) Life Science
16 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.50%) Linux
2 36 (16.82%) Windows
3 26 (12.15%) UNIX
4 9 (4.21%) Solaris
5 8 (3.74%) Android
6 6 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.34%) AIX
7 5 (2.34%) HPUX
8 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (54.67%) Software Engineering
2 82 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (32.71%) OO
4 32 (14.95%) Information Security
4 32 (14.95%) User Stories
5 29 (13.55%) Analytics
6 25 (11.68%) Mentoring
7 24 (11.21%) Data Protection
8 22 (10.28%) Risk Management
9 21 (9.81%) Financial Modelling
9 21 (9.81%) Test Strategy
10 20 (9.35%) Unit Testing
10 20 (9.35%) Regression Testing
11 18 (8.41%) Software Architecture
11 18 (8.41%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (8.41%) Scrum
12 14 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.14%) Data Analysis
14 9 (4.21%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.21%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 126 (58.88%) C#
2 81 (37.85%) SQL
3 72 (33.64%) C++
4 69 (32.24%) Java
5 67 (31.31%) C
6 64 (29.91%) Python
7 30 (14.02%) JavaScript
8 19 (8.88%) Delphi
9 17 (7.94%) Perl
10 12 (5.61%) R
11 7 (3.27%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.27%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.27%) VBA
12 5 (2.34%) Golang
12 5 (2.34%) Haskell
12 5 (2.34%) Ruby
12 5 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.40%) F#
13 3 (1.40%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (88.32%) Degree
2 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.14%) PhD
3 5 (2.34%) VCP4
3 5 (2.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.48%) QA
2 11 (5.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (2.80%) Firmware
2 5 (2.34%) KVM
2 5 (2.34%) Docker
2 5 (2.34%) LXC
2 5 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.34%) Xen
3 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Mesos
2 4 (1.87%) Ansible
2 4 (1.87%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) TOWER Software
3 10 (4.67%) Oracle
4 5 (2.34%) Facebook
4 5 (2.34%) Twitter
4 5 (2.34%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.34%) Perforce
4 5 (2.34%) VMware
4 5 (2.34%) Pegasus
5 4 (1.87%) Cisco
5 4 (1.87%) Sun
5 4 (1.87%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.40%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.40%) Sybase
7 2 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.47%) Brady
8 1 (0.47%) Progress
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: health+dental+pens.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£58,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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