Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 148 137
Rank change year-on-year +30 -11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 27 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.23% 0.80% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.86% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 15
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £35,656
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,750 £87,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 2,052 2,564 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.44% 93.03% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 1,997 1,733
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,200 £28,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,950 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.16%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
3 19 (70.37%) C++
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 14 (51.85%) Linux
6 13 (48.15%) Multithreading
7 6 (22.22%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (18.52%) Apple
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) TDD
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Device Driver
8 5 (18.52%) Games
8 5 (18.52%) Online Games
8 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (18.52%) ERD
8 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (18.52%) Ruby
8 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
8 5 (18.52%) Spring
8 5 (18.52%) GitHub
8 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) Jenkins

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 5 (18.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) GitHub
1 5 (18.52%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Development Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Scala Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Scala Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Scala Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
1 5 (18.52%) Akka
1 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Device Driver
1 5 (18.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (18.52%) Online Games
1 5 (18.52%) Private Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Android
3 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
3 18 (66.67%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) ERD
5 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
3 5 (18.52%) Scala
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CISA
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Apple
1 5 (18.52%) WorldPay
2 1 (3.70%) Intel