The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 391 398 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.53% 26.84% 27.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.88% 75.95% 74.35%
Number of salaries quoted 266 305 357
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 544 524 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.26% 35.33% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 401 455
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Cambridge

Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Degree in Cambridge

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 326 (40.50%) Computer Science
2 305 (37.89%) Mathematics
3 292 (36.27%) Python
4 268 (33.29%) Software Engineering
5 256 (31.80%) Java
6 247 (30.68%) C++
7 211 (26.21%) Linux
8 169 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
9 167 (20.75%) JavaScript
10 159 (19.75%) Windows
11 157 (19.50%) C#
12 154 (19.13%) C
13 125 (15.53%) .NET
14 120 (14.91%) Perl
15 109 (13.54%) SQL
16 106 (13.17%) HTML
16 106 (13.17%) Wireless
17 99 (12.30%) Physics
18 94 (11.68%) Electronics
19 92 (11.43%) CSS
20 88 (10.93%) ASP.NET
21 74 (9.19%) Algorithms
22 73 (9.07%) Telecoms
23 67 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
24 65 (8.07%) PhD
25 64 (7.95%) Web Services
25 64 (7.95%) Web Development
26 63 (7.83%) Microsoft
27 62 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
28 59 (7.33%) Unix

Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.61%) OpenStack
2 16 (1.99%) Moodle
3 13 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.37%) Apache
4 11 (1.37%) IIS
4 11 (1.37%) nginx
5 10 (1.24%) ColdFusion
5 10 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.75%) ArcGIS
8 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.50%) JBoss
11 3 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.37%) Confluence
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.25%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.99%) MS Office
3 12 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.24%) Camtasia
4 10 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.24%) Snagit
5 3 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.37%) InDesign
5 3 (0.37%) OrCAD
5 3 (0.37%) Simulink
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.25%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.62%) GitHub
5 4 (0.50%) SaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Google Play
6 2 (0.25%) Office 365
6 2 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (13.17%) Wireless
2 49 (6.09%) Internet
3 47 (5.84%) Firewall
4 44 (5.47%) Bluetooth
5 37 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (2.36%) Network Security
7 18 (2.24%) LTE
8 17 (2.11%) 802.11
9 16 (1.99%) HTTP
10 14 (1.74%) DVB
10 14 (1.74%) TCP/IP
11 11 (1.37%) DNS
11 11 (1.37%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.99%) LDAP
13 7 (0.87%) DHCP
13 7 (0.87%) SAN
13 7 (0.87%) ZigBee
14 6 (0.75%) Software-Defined Networking
15 5 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.09%) NoSQL
2 39 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 32 (3.98%) MySQL
4 31 (3.85%) Big Data
5 24 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.12%) GIS
9 8 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.87%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.75%) Lumira
11 6 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (0.75%) Spotfire
11 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 31 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 26 (3.23%) Maven
5 23 (2.86%) Gradle
5 23 (2.86%) Selenium
6 15 (1.86%) Grunt
7 14 (1.74%) Subversion
8 13 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.24%) Bugzilla
9 10 (1.24%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.12%) JIRA
11 8 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.87%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.75%) Moq
13 6 (0.75%) NUnit
13 6 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 94 (11.68%) Electronics
2 73 (9.07%) Telecoms
3 49 (6.09%) Finance
4 27 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 26 (3.23%) Automotive
5 26 (3.23%) French Language
6 23 (2.86%) Aerospace
7 14 (1.74%) Italian Language
7 14 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.61%) Japanese Language
8 13 (1.61%) Marketing
9 11 (1.37%) Law
10 10 (1.24%) Banking
10 10 (1.24%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.12%) German Language
12 7 (0.87%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.62%) Games
14 4 (0.50%) Retail
15 3 (0.37%) Legal
16 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 281 (34.91%) Developer
2 183 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 132 (16.40%) Graduate
4 89 (11.06%) Embedded Engineer
5 88 (10.93%) Software Developer
6 87 (10.81%) Java Developer
7 67 (8.32%) C++ Software Engineer
8 59 (7.33%) Test Engineer
9 57 (7.08%) Java Engineer
10 56 (6.96%) Java Software Engineer
11 51 (6.34%) Graduate Developer
12 44 (5.47%) Consultant
13 43 (5.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 40 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
15 37 (4.60%) C++ Developer
16 34 (4.22%) C# Developer
17 31 (3.85%) Analyst
17 31 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
18 30 (3.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 29 (3.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (15.53%) .NET
2 106 (13.17%) HTML
3 92 (11.43%) CSS
4 88 (10.93%) ASP.NET
5 64 (7.95%) Web Services
6 58 (7.20%) Node.js
7 55 (6.83%) HTML5
8 54 (6.71%) Spring
9 50 (6.21%) jQuery
10 46 (5.71%) XML
11 38 (4.72%) CSS3
12 34 (4.22%) RESTful
13 27 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (3.35%) Hibernate
14 26 (3.23%) AngularJS
15 17 (2.11%) 802.1X
16 14 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (1.61%) Natural Language Processing
18 11 (1.37%) .NET Framework
19 10 (1.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 326 (40.50%) Computer Science
2 74 (9.19%) Algorithms
3 62 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.35%) Internet of Things
5 27 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
5 27 (3.35%) User Experience
6 23 (2.86%) Grid Computing
7 20 (2.48%) Life Science
7 20 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.99%) Augmented Reality
10 14 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.24%) e-Learning
11 10 (1.24%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.24%) Smart Home
12 9 (1.12%) ASIC
13 8 (0.99%) Smartphone
13 8 (0.99%) Verilog
14 7 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 211 (26.21%) Linux
2 159 (19.75%) Windows
3 59 (7.33%) Unix
4 44 (5.47%) Android
5 38 (4.72%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 11 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.50%) CentOS
11 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.37%) Fedora
12 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (37.89%) Mathematics
2 268 (33.29%) Software Engineering
3 169 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (12.30%) Physics
5 64 (7.95%) Web Development
6 58 (7.20%) OO
7 53 (6.58%) Machine Learning
8 52 (6.46%) Test Automation
9 51 (6.34%) SDLC
10 50 (6.21%) Test Scripting
10 50 (6.21%) Visualisation
11 41 (5.09%) Bioinformatics
12 40 (4.97%) Automated Testing
12 40 (4.97%) Multithreading
13 39 (4.84%) Configuration Management
13 39 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
13 39 (4.84%) Scrum
14 37 (4.60%) Signal Processing
15 35 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 292 (36.27%) Python
2 256 (31.80%) Java
3 247 (30.68%) C++
4 167 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 157 (19.50%) C#
6 154 (19.13%) C
7 120 (14.91%) Perl
8 109 (13.54%) SQL
9 32 (3.98%) Assembly Language
10 31 (3.85%) MATLAB
11 28 (3.48%) Embedded C
12 25 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.11%) Ruby
13 22 (2.73%) PHP
14 21 (2.61%) Tcl
15 18 (2.24%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.87%) Groovy
16 7 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.87%) VBA
17 6 (0.75%) Lua
Qualifications
1 65 (8.07%) PhD
2 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
3 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.37%) PMP
4 2 (0.25%) APMP
4 2 (0.25%) MCSE
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.12%) CCNP
5 1 (0.12%) CCSA
5 1 (0.12%) CCSE
5 1 (0.12%) CISA
5 1 (0.12%) CISM
5 1 (0.12%) CISSP
5 1 (0.12%) HND
5 1 (0.12%) ISEB
5 1 (0.12%) MCP
5 1 (0.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.98%) QA
2 6 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.37%) WAI
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (4.60%) Firmware
2 26 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.99%) KVM
4 11 (1.37%) Docker
5 9 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.62%) LXC
7 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.25%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.25%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (2.24%) Puppet
2 17 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.37%) Packer
4 7 (0.87%) Ansible
5 6 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.50%) Salt
7 3 (0.37%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.37%) SCCM
7 3 (0.37%) Terraform
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.12%) Consul
9 1 (0.12%) Grafana
9 1 (0.12%) Graphite
9 1 (0.12%) Kibana
9 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.12%) logstash
9 1 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.72%) VMware
3 29 (3.60%) Oracle
4 13 (1.61%) Cisco
5 11 (1.37%) Brocade
6 10 (1.24%) QNX
7 8 (0.99%) SAP
8 6 (0.75%) Blackboard
8 6 (0.75%) IBM
8 6 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.62%) Adobe
9 5 (0.62%) CA
9 5 (0.62%) Intel
9 5 (0.62%) Riverbed
9 5 (0.62%) Serena
9 5 (0.62%) Vyatta
10 4 (0.50%) Virgin Media
11 3 (0.37%) Google
11 3 (0.37%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.37%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits amazing benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £60 - £450000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago