The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Data Scientist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Scientist
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 116 125 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.30% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1606 2086 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.77% 97.16% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1623 1789
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Data Scientist in the job title.

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the Cambridgeshire region.

Data Scientist Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Scientist
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Scientist within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 5 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Data Scientist
East of England

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Data Scientist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Data Scientist in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Unix
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Statistics
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (70.00%) Lumira
2 7 (70.00%) Spotfire
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (50.00%) R
4 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Physics
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (70.00%) Lumira
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (70.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) D3.js
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (10.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Statistics
2 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Machine Learning
4 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Physics
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) DNA
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 5 (50.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
Cambridge
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago