The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 35 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 123 78 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.81% 4.69% 6.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.80% 13.85% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 102
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,224 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £48,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
732 563 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.55% 33.87% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 540 477 576
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mathematics
Cambridgeshire

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 1 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 233 (79.79%) Degree
2 182 (62.33%) Computer Science
3 131 (44.86%) Java
4 127 (43.49%) Software Engineering
5 120 (41.10%) C#
6 113 (38.70%) C++
7 109 (37.33%) Physics
8 83 (28.42%) .NET
9 77 (26.37%) Python
10 66 (22.60%) OO
11 63 (21.58%) Finance
12 59 (20.21%) C
13 58 (19.86%) Linux
14 50 (17.12%) Windows
14 50 (17.12%) Internet
15 48 (16.44%) UNIX
16 46 (15.75%) SQL
16 46 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (14.73%) Perl
18 39 (13.36%) Microsoft
18 39 (13.36%) QA
19 36 (12.33%) ASP.NET
20 34 (11.64%) Electronics
21 31 (10.62%) Statistics
22 30 (10.27%) OOP
23 25 (8.56%) Firmware
23 25 (8.56%) TDD
23 25 (8.56%) Machine Learning
24 24 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
24 24 (8.22%) PhD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.79%) Apache
3 9 (3.08%) CloudStack
3 9 (3.08%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.71%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.37%) SAS
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (1.71%) MS Project
2 2 (0.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Simulink
3 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.34%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Endur
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (17.12%) Internet
2 20 (6.85%) Wireless
3 16 (5.48%) Bluetooth
4 15 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (3.77%) Network Security
5 11 (3.77%) Firewall
6 9 (3.08%) UWB
7 8 (2.74%) Intranet
8 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.71%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.71%) HTTP
10 1 (0.34%) TETRA
10 1 (0.34%) NGN
10 1 (0.34%) 3G
10 1 (0.34%) 2G
10 1 (0.34%) LDAP
10 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.34%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.82%) Data Mining
3 15 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.45%) MySQL
5 11 (3.77%) Big Data
6 7 (2.40%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.03%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.34%) QlikView
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (4.45%) Selenium
2 10 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.08%) Subversion
4 7 (2.40%) WinRunner
5 6 (2.05%) JUnit
6 5 (1.71%) Maven
6 5 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.34%) SCons
7 1 (0.34%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.34%) GCC
7 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 63 (21.58%) Finance
2 34 (11.64%) Electronics
3 16 (5.48%) Marketing
4 13 (4.45%) Advertising
5 7 (2.40%) Games
5 7 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.05%) Military
7 5 (1.71%) Publishing
7 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.71%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (33.22%) Developer
2 76 (26.03%) Software Engineer
3 33 (11.30%) Graduate
4 29 (9.93%) Data Scientist
5 27 (9.25%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.56%) Support Engineer
7 20 (6.85%) Analyst
8 15 (5.14%) C++ Developer
9 14 (4.79%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (4.45%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (4.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 12 (4.11%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.77%) Tester
13 9 (3.08%) Test Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.08%) Junior
13 9 (3.08%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (2.74%) Automation Engineer
14 8 (2.74%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (28.42%) .NET
2 36 (12.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (6.85%) jQuery
4 19 (6.51%) HTML
5 14 (4.79%) CSS
6 13 (4.45%) Web Services
7 9 (3.08%) Middleware
8 8 (2.74%) CGI
8 8 (2.74%) J2EE
8 8 (2.74%) Spring
8 8 (2.74%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.05%) HTML5
10 5 (1.71%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (1.71%) Dojo
10 5 (1.71%) WCF
10 5 (1.71%) LINQ
10 5 (1.71%) XML
10 5 (1.71%) Ext JS
10 5 (1.71%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 182 (62.33%) Computer Science
2 109 (37.33%) Physics
3 31 (10.62%) Statistics
4 25 (8.56%) Firmware
5 24 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (6.85%) Cryptography
6 20 (6.85%) PKI
7 15 (5.14%) Applied Mathematics
8 12 (4.11%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.42%) Visualisation
9 10 (3.42%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.74%) Open Source
10 8 (2.74%) Wiki
11 6 (2.05%) Grid Computing
12 5 (1.71%) VHDL
12 5 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.71%) GIS
12 5 (1.71%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.37%) Xbox
13 4 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 58 (19.86%) Linux
2 50 (17.12%) Windows
3 48 (16.44%) UNIX
4 19 (6.51%) Solaris
5 7 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.40%) Android
6 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (43.49%) Software Engineering
2 66 (22.60%) OO
3 46 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (10.27%) OOP
5 25 (8.56%) TDD
5 25 (8.56%) Machine Learning
6 24 (8.22%) E-Commerce
7 23 (7.88%) Information Security
8 21 (7.19%) Scrum
8 21 (7.19%) Signal Processing
9 17 (5.82%) Configuration Management
9 17 (5.82%) Software Architecture
9 17 (5.82%) Test Automation
10 16 (5.48%) OOD
10 16 (5.48%) Unit Testing
11 15 (5.14%) Analytics
12 14 (4.79%) Validation
13 13 (4.45%) Statistical Modelling
14 11 (3.77%) Pay per click
14 11 (3.77%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 131 (44.86%) Java
2 120 (41.10%) C#
3 113 (38.70%) C++
4 77 (26.37%) Python
5 59 (20.21%) C
6 46 (15.75%) SQL
7 43 (14.73%) Perl
8 22 (7.53%) PHP
9 20 (6.85%) JavaScript
10 11 (3.77%) Assembly Language
11 8 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.74%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.40%) VB6
12 7 (2.40%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.40%) VB
12 7 (2.40%) Delphi
13 4 (1.37%) Ruby
13 4 (1.37%) Lua
13 4 (1.37%) C++/CLI
14 3 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 233 (79.79%) Degree
2 24 (8.22%) PhD
3 11 (3.77%) Postgraduate
4 10 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.71%) CISSP
5 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.36%) QA
2 15 (5.14%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) CDISC
4 1 (0.34%) WAI
4 1 (0.34%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Puppet
1 2 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.22%) Oracle
3 14 (4.79%) Sun
4 9 (3.08%) Cisco
5 8 (2.74%) Sybase
6 5 (1.71%) JBoss
6 5 (1.71%) CA
7 3 (1.03%) Perforce
8 2 (0.68%) Tableau
8 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.68%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
9 1 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.34%) NetApp
9 1 (0.34%) Talend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago