Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 136 138
Rank change year-on-year +43 +2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 14 4 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.24% 0.22% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.23% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 28
Median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.72% +2.73%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,625 £43,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £65,250 £73,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £56,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.72% +2.73%

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 1,074 1,756 3,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.47% 94.66% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 644 1,272 2,246
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,125 £72,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.05% +5.56%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) PKI
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) Gradle
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Automotive
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Blockchain
4 3 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Java 8
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Algorithms

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 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) IPv4
1 1 (7.14%) IPv6
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 2 (14.29%) Swagger
4 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) JNI
4 1 (7.14%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Verilog
2 2 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Deep Learning
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Project Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Java 8
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Alibaba