Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 132 127
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 28 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.90% 0.45% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.50% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 36
Cambridge median annual salary £56,500 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.76% +44.12% +1.19%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £88,250 £91,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +30.95% -

Cryptography is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,919 1,988 2,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.80% 90.20% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,145 1,683 2,198
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Cryptography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) C++
4 18 (64.29%) Windows
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 18 (64.29%) Scrum
4 18 (64.29%) Multithreading
5 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Games
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) Ruby
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (21.43%) GitHub
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
7 6 (21.43%) ERD
7 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 6 (21.43%) Android

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (3.57%) Ethereum
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (21.43%) GitHub
1 6 (21.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (64.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (64.29%) Senior Software Engineer
1 18 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Blockchain Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Blockchain Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 6 (21.43%) Akka
2 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) RESTful
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (21.43%) Fintech
1 6 (21.43%) Online Games
1 6 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Android
2 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Multithreading
3 18 (64.29%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
5 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) ERD
5 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Wireframes
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.57%) Memory Management
7 1 (3.57%) SDET
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C++
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby
2 6 (21.43%) Scala
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) WorldPay