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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 102 93 100
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 3 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.25% 1.50% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.65% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 6
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.85%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1098 1330 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.42% 90.41% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1025 978
Median salary £46,000 £43,821 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -2.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Cryptography as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) CGI
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Servlets
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech

Cryptography
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Dell
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago