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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 412 405 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.27% 29.26% 27.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.43% 78.95% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 272 330 370
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 585 513 537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 42.98% 37.07% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 398 415 461
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -5.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 338 (40.48%) Python
2 334 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 317 (37.96%) Computer Science
4 297 (35.57%) Software Engineering
5 268 (32.10%) C++
6 267 (31.98%) Java
7 209 (25.03%) Linux
8 194 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (22.28%) C
10 184 (22.04%) JavaScript
11 165 (19.76%) C#
12 153 (18.32%) Windows
13 140 (16.77%) Perl
14 136 (16.29%) Wireless
15 121 (14.49%) .NET
16 115 (13.77%) SQL
17 108 (12.93%) HTML
18 105 (12.57%) Electronics
19 103 (12.34%) Physics
20 97 (11.62%) Algorithms
21 95 (11.38%) CSS
22 80 (9.58%) Telecoms
23 77 (9.22%) Microsoft
24 74 (8.86%) PhD
25 73 (8.74%) ASP.NET
25 73 (8.74%) Web Development
26 68 (8.14%) HTML5
27 67 (8.02%) Node.js
28 65 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
29 61 (7.31%) Machine Learning

Degree
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 20 (2.40%) OpenStack
2 15 (1.80%) Moodle
3 11 (1.32%) Apache
3 11 (1.32%) IIS
3 11 (1.32%) nginx
4 10 (1.20%) ColdFusion
5 9 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.96%) ArcGIS
6 8 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.60%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.48%) JBoss
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.36%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.24%) Confluence
10 2 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.20%) Camtasia
4 10 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.20%) Snagit
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.36%) InDesign
6 3 (0.36%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.24%) Simulink
7 2 (0.24%) SPSS
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.60%) Office 365
5 3 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.24%) SaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Google Play
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (16.29%) Wireless
2 56 (6.71%) Internet
3 55 (6.59%) Bluetooth
4 49 (5.87%) Wi-Fi
5 39 (4.67%) Firewall
6 19 (2.28%) LTE
7 17 (2.04%) 802.11
7 17 (2.04%) DVB
8 14 (1.68%) HTTP
9 11 (1.32%) ZigBee
10 10 (1.20%) Ethernet
10 10 (1.20%) Network Security
10 10 (1.20%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.96%) DNS
11 8 (0.96%) LDAP
12 6 (0.72%) DHCP
12 6 (0.72%) SAN
12 6 (0.72%) Skype
12 6 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 43 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.59%) MySQL
4 28 (3.35%) Big Data
5 23 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.32%) GIS
6 11 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 8 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.60%) Text Mining
11 4 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.36%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 41 (4.91%) Git (software)
3 37 (4.43%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.47%) Selenium
5 25 (2.99%) Maven
6 22 (2.63%) Gradle
7 19 (2.28%) Grunt
8 13 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.44%) JIRA
9 12 (1.44%) Subversion
10 10 (1.20%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.20%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.08%) NUnit
11 9 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (0.84%) Bugzilla
12 7 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.72%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.72%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.60%) Moq
14 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (12.57%) Electronics
2 80 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 42 (5.03%) Finance
4 26 (3.11%) Aerospace
4 26 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 18 (2.16%) Automotive
5 18 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.92%) French Language
7 13 (1.56%) Law
8 12 (1.44%) Marketing
9 10 (1.20%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.96%) Banking
11 7 (0.84%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.72%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.48%) Retail
14 3 (0.36%) Legal
14 3 (0.36%) Publishing
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 299 (35.81%) Developer
2 200 (23.95%) Software Engineer
3 119 (14.25%) Graduate
4 115 (13.77%) Embedded Engineer
5 87 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 85 (10.18%) Software Developer
7 79 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
8 66 (7.90%) Test Engineer
9 56 (6.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 54 (6.47%) Graduate Developer
11 52 (6.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 48 (5.75%) Consultant
13 46 (5.51%) Java Engineer
13 46 (5.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 38 (4.55%) C++ Developer
15 32 (3.83%) C# Developer
15 32 (3.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 31 (3.71%) Embedded C Engineer
16 31 (3.71%) Software Test Engineer
17 30 (3.59%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (14.49%) .NET
2 108 (12.93%) HTML
3 95 (11.38%) CSS
4 73 (8.74%) ASP.NET
5 68 (8.14%) HTML5
6 67 (8.02%) Node.js
7 60 (7.19%) Web Services
8 58 (6.95%) Spring
9 57 (6.83%) jQuery
10 48 (5.75%) XML
11 44 (5.27%) CSS3
12 40 (4.79%) RESTful
13 35 (4.19%) AngularJS
14 30 (3.59%) Hibernate
15 26 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (2.04%) 802.1X
17 14 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (1.68%) Natural Language Processing
18 13 (1.56%) POSIX
19 12 (1.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 317 (37.96%) Computer Science
2 97 (11.62%) Algorithms
3 55 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.39%) Internet of Things
5 36 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
6 28 (3.35%) Grid Computing
7 23 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.63%) Life Science
9 20 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.40%) User Experience
10 19 (2.28%) Augmented Reality
11 15 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (1.56%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.44%) Smart Home
14 10 (1.20%) ASIC
14 10 (1.20%) e-Learning
14 10 (1.20%) Private Cloud
15 9 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 8 (0.96%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 209 (25.03%) Linux
2 153 (18.32%) Windows
3 50 (5.99%) Android
4 46 (5.51%) Unix
5 33 (3.95%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.40%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.48%) CentOS
12 3 (0.36%) Debian
12 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 297 (35.57%) Software Engineering
3 194 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (12.34%) Physics
5 73 (8.74%) Web Development
6 61 (7.31%) Machine Learning
7 58 (6.95%) OO
8 56 (6.71%) Test Scripting
9 55 (6.59%) Test Automation
10 54 (6.47%) Visualisation
11 50 (5.99%) SDLC
12 47 (5.63%) Automated Testing
13 43 (5.15%) Configuration Management
13 43 (5.15%) Data Visualisation
14 42 (5.03%) Signal Processing
15 40 (4.79%) Mentoring
16 38 (4.55%) Scrum
16 38 (4.55%) Software Architecture
17 37 (4.43%) Bioinformatics
17 37 (4.43%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 338 (40.48%) Python
2 268 (32.10%) C++
3 267 (31.98%) Java
4 186 (22.28%) C
5 184 (22.04%) JavaScript
6 165 (19.76%) C#
7 140 (16.77%) Perl
8 115 (13.77%) SQL
9 43 (5.15%) MATLAB
10 35 (4.19%) Embedded C
11 31 (3.71%) Assembly Language
11 31 (3.71%) PHP
12 25 (2.99%) Ruby
12 25 (2.99%) Tcl
13 22 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.84%) Groovy
15 7 (0.84%) Lua
16 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (8.86%) PhD
2 7 (0.84%) Postgraduate
3 4 (0.48%) ISEB
3 4 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.36%) APMP
4 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.36%) MCP
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.36%) PMP
5 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) CCNP
6 1 (0.12%) CCSA
6 1 (0.12%) CCSE
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.12%) HND
6 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.19%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) PMO
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 48 (5.75%) Firmware
2 23 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.92%) KVM
4 12 (1.44%) Docker
5 7 (0.84%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.60%) LXC
6 5 (0.60%) XenApp
6 5 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (2.04%) Puppet
2 16 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.32%) Packer
4 10 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.72%) Ansible
6 5 (0.60%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (0.60%) SCCM
7 4 (0.48%) Salt
8 3 (0.36%) Terraform
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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (9.22%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.55%) VMware
3 26 (3.11%) Oracle
4 13 (1.56%) Cisco
5 11 (1.32%) Brocade
6 7 (0.84%) Facebook
6 7 (0.84%) Twitter
7 6 (0.72%) Citrix
7 6 (0.72%) Orchard
7 6 (0.72%) QNX
8 5 (0.60%) Adobe
8 5 (0.60%) Blackboard
8 5 (0.60%) CA
8 5 (0.60%) Riverbed
8 5 (0.60%) SAP
8 5 (0.60%) Serena
8 5 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.60%) Vyatta
9 4 (0.48%) Perforce
9 4 (0.48%) Virgin Media
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits amazing benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £23k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £0 per year + Fantastic Prospects!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Full Package Pension+Health+Life+more+Top Prospe
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: up to c£50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Circa £40,000 (Based on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k-70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £60 - £450000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago