Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 599 428 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.21% 18.86% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.42% 20.84% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 398 296 197
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £53,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +28.21% -1.27% -1.25%

Mathematics 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 3,084 2,054 2,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.77% 90.52% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,236 1,690 2,155
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cambridge

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Cambridge

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 421 (70.28%) Computer Science
2 322 (53.76%) Degree
3 320 (53.42%) C++
4 317 (52.92%) Software Engineering
5 292 (48.75%) Python
6 235 (39.23%) Physics
7 221 (36.89%) C
8 178 (29.72%) Linux
9 175 (29.22%) Java
10 174 (29.05%) Algorithms
11 154 (25.71%) Machine Learning
11 154 (25.71%) C#
12 136 (22.70%) Statistics
13 129 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
14 124 (20.70%) SQL
15 117 (19.53%) OO
16 110 (18.36%) PhD
17 106 (17.70%) Finance
18 103 (17.20%) MATLAB
19 93 (15.53%) JavaScript
20 92 (15.36%) Windows
21 85 (14.19%) Electronics
21 85 (14.19%) WPF
22 81 (13.52%) Data Science
23 75 (12.52%) Computer Vision
24 71 (11.85%) Computer Science Degree
25 70 (11.69%) .NET
26 68 (11.35%) Test Automation
27 67 (11.19%) SDLC
27 67 (11.19%) Artificial Intelligence

Mathematics
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 12 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (0.83%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.17%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.17%) Maya
1 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (0.17%) Weka
1 1 (0.17%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.00%) SaaS
4 5 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.83%) IaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.01%) TCP/IP
2 27 (4.51%) Wireless
3 10 (1.67%) Bluetooth
4 9 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.83%) Broadband
5 5 (0.83%) Firewall
6 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.33%) Modbus
7 2 (0.33%) WLAN
7 2 (0.33%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.17%) HTTP
8 1 (0.17%) IPsec
8 1 (0.17%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) SMS
8 1 (0.17%) SNMP
8 1 (0.17%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.84%) Big Data
2 21 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 20 (3.34%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (1.50%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.50%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.00%) MySQL
9 5 (0.83%) Blockchain
9 5 (0.83%) GIS
9 5 (0.83%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (7.68%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.34%) NUnit
3 25 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.67%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.33%) GCC
7 2 (0.33%) WebSharper
General
1 106 (17.70%) Finance
2 85 (14.19%) Electronics
3 6 (1.00%) Games
3 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.83%) Legal
4 5 (0.83%) Retail
5 4 (0.67%) Automotive
5 4 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.50%) Arabic Language
6 3 (0.50%) French Language
6 3 (0.50%) Law
6 3 (0.50%) Marketing
6 3 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 243 (40.57%) Software Engineer
2 194 (32.39%) Developer
3 154 (25.71%) C++ Software Engineer
4 125 (20.87%) Graduate
5 97 (16.19%) Software Developer
6 94 (15.69%) C Software Engineer
7 88 (14.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 75 (12.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 70 (11.69%) Embedded Engineer
10 69 (11.52%) C# Developer
11 62 (10.35%) Embedded C Engineer
12 56 (9.35%) C++ Developer
13 55 (9.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 55 (9.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 55 (9.18%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
14 54 (9.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 54 (9.02%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 53 (8.85%) C++ Software Developer
16 50 (8.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
17 49 (8.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (14.19%) WPF
2 70 (11.69%) .NET
3 53 (8.85%) HTML
4 36 (6.01%) ASP.NET
5 32 (5.34%) WCF
6 30 (5.01%) OpenGL
7 28 (4.67%) TensorFlow
8 26 (4.34%) CSS
9 25 (4.17%) Reactive Extensions
10 23 (3.84%) HTML5
11 22 (3.67%) HEVC
12 21 (3.51%) jQuery
13 19 (3.17%) WinForms
14 16 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (2.67%) RESTful
14 16 (2.67%) Web Services
15 12 (2.00%) Velocity
16 10 (1.67%) Torch
17 9 (1.50%) Django
18 8 (1.34%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 421 (70.28%) Computer Science
2 174 (29.05%) Algorithms
3 46 (7.68%) Life Science
4 41 (6.84%) Embedded Systems
5 24 (4.01%) 3D Graphics
6 22 (3.67%) Data Structures
7 21 (3.51%) Augmented Reality
8 20 (3.34%) Robotics
9 19 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (2.00%) Acoustics
10 12 (2.00%) CUDA
11 10 (1.67%) GPGPU
12 8 (1.34%) 3D Printing
13 7 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (1.00%) VHDL
15 5 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.83%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.83%) Reinsurance
16 4 (0.67%) iPad
16 4 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 178 (29.72%) Linux
2 92 (15.36%) Windows
3 25 (4.17%) Android
4 14 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.17%) Unix
6 6 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (1.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.83%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.83%) Solaris
8 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.33%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (52.92%) Software Engineering
2 235 (39.23%) Physics
3 154 (25.71%) Machine Learning
4 136 (22.70%) Statistics
5 129 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (19.53%) OO
7 81 (13.52%) Data Science
8 75 (12.52%) Computer Vision
9 68 (11.35%) Test Automation
10 67 (11.19%) Artificial Intelligence
10 67 (11.19%) SDLC
11 49 (8.18%) Multithreading
12 44 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 43 (7.18%) Analytics
14 41 (6.84%) Financial Modelling
15 38 (6.34%) Neural Network
16 36 (6.01%) Linux Kernel Development
17 35 (5.84%) Image Processing
18 33 (5.51%) Capital Modelling
18 33 (5.51%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 320 (53.42%) C++
2 292 (48.75%) Python
3 221 (36.89%) C
4 175 (29.22%) Java
5 154 (25.71%) C#
6 124 (20.70%) SQL
7 103 (17.20%) MATLAB
8 93 (15.53%) JavaScript
9 50 (8.35%) Embedded C
10 44 (7.35%) Embedded C++
11 23 (3.84%) Julia
12 19 (3.17%) Perl
12 19 (3.17%) R
13 10 (1.67%) Scala
14 8 (1.34%) Ruby
15 7 (1.17%) Assembly Language
16 5 (0.83%) PHP
17 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
19 2 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 322 (53.76%) Degree
2 110 (18.36%) PhD
3 71 (11.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (4.01%) Numerate Degree
5 16 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.83%) CCNA
6 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.83%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.34%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (2.00%) Firmware
2 11 (1.84%) Docker
3 5 (0.83%) LXC
3 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.83%) Xen
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Grafana
1 5 (0.83%) Graphite
1 5 (0.83%) Graylog
1 5 (0.83%) Kibana
1 5 (0.83%) logstash
2 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.34%) Twitter
3 12 (2.00%) Facebook
4 9 (1.50%) TOWER Software
5 8 (1.34%) Terracotta
6 7 (1.17%) Oracle
7 5 (0.83%) Splunk
7 5 (0.83%) VMware
7 5 (0.83%) Wind River
7 5 (0.83%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.33%) QNX
9 2 (0.33%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.17%) WorldPay