Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 150 127
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 0
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 49 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.76% 0.85% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.93% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 29
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £36,131
90th Percentile £71,000 £52,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -20.00%

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 2,625 2,468 2,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.42% 90.77% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,775 1,861 1,845
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (57.14%) C++
4 27 (55.10%) Windows
5 26 (53.06%) Linux
6 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
7 23 (46.94%) Scrum
8 22 (44.90%) Android
8 22 (44.90%) Apple iOS
9 19 (38.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 19 (38.78%) Software Architecture
9 19 (38.78%) Cucumber
9 19 (38.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
9 19 (38.78%) Wireframes
9 19 (38.78%) Ruby
9 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
9 19 (38.78%) Online Games
9 19 (38.78%) Integration Testing
9 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (38.78%) RESTful
9 19 (38.78%) Scala
9 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (38.78%) ERD
9 19 (38.78%) PCI DSS
9 19 (38.78%) GitHub
9 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
9 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
9 19 (38.78%) Akka
9 19 (38.78%) OpenShift

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:

Business Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (38.78%) GitHub
1 19 (38.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Bluetooth
1 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Cucumber
1 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
1 19 (38.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
1 19 (38.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) C++ Software Engineer
1 27 (55.10%) Software Engineer
2 22 (44.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (44.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 19 (38.78%) Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Java Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Java Scala Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Scala Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Senior Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Senior Scala Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Architect
4 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
1 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
1 19 (38.78%) Akka
1 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
1 19 (38.78%) RESTful
1 19 (38.78%) Spring
1 19 (38.78%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 19 (38.78%) Online Games
1 19 (38.78%) Private Cloud
2 17 (34.69%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 22 (44.90%) Android
3 22 (44.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
4 23 (46.94%) Scrum
5 19 (38.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (38.78%) DDoS Mitigation
5 19 (38.78%) DevOps
5 19 (38.78%) E-Commerce
5 19 (38.78%) ERD
5 19 (38.78%) Integration Testing
5 19 (38.78%) Microservices
5 19 (38.78%) Software Architecture
5 19 (38.78%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) Wireframes
6 3 (6.12%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (4.08%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.08%) Memory Management
7 2 (4.08%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.08%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C++
2 19 (38.78%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) Python
2 19 (38.78%) Ruby
2 19 (38.78%) Scala
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) WorldPay
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
2 1 (2.04%) Intel