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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Scientist
Rank 124 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Data Scientist
East of England

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
1657 2027 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.73% 96.02% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1795 1889
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Scientist across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Data Scientist Salary Histogram 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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Data Scientist
East of England

Data Scientist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Informatics
5 1 (16.67%) Ontologies
5 1 (16.67%) Distributed Algorithms

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Informatics
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (16.67%) Behavioural Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (16.67%) Computational Linguistics
3 1 (16.67%) Deep Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle