Period
to 22 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 10 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 455 582 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.92% 21.62% 11.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.91% 23.57% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 293 380 227
Cambridge median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £70,000 £69,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%

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 2,406 2,469 2,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.76% 91.72% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 1,876 1,807
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,625 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +1.12%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 223 (49.01%) Computer Science
2 216 (47.47%) Software Engineering
2 216 (47.47%) Python
3 201 (44.18%) Physics
4 191 (41.98%) Degree
5 165 (36.26%) C++
6 146 (32.09%) C
7 132 (29.01%) PhD
7 132 (29.01%) Algorithms
8 131 (28.79%) Machine Learning
9 129 (28.35%) Linux
10 99 (21.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 90 (19.78%) C#
12 88 (19.34%) Java
13 77 (16.92%) JavaScript
14 72 (15.82%) SQL
15 67 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (13.41%) Computer Vision
16 61 (13.41%) Data Science
17 57 (12.53%) OO
18 55 (12.09%) Statistics
19 53 (11.65%) Test Automation
19 53 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
20 52 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
21 51 (11.21%) Windows
21 51 (11.21%) MATLAB
22 50 (10.99%) .NET
23 43 (9.45%) Finance
24 42 (9.23%) Unit Testing
25 40 (8.79%) Image Processing

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 15 (3.30%) OpenStack
2 13 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.54%) Apache
4 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) FrameMaker
4 2 (0.44%) RoboHelp
4 2 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.44%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.20%) Broadband
3 9 (1.98%) Wireless
4 8 (1.76%) SMS
4 8 (1.76%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (1.54%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (0.44%) Skype
7 2 (0.44%) VoIP
8 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.71%) Big Data
2 16 (3.52%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.98%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.10%) Power BI
9 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.44%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.22%) HBase
11 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (3.74%) NUnit
2 16 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.54%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.10%) JIRA
5 5 (1.10%) Selenium
6 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.44%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.22%) GitLab
8 1 (0.22%) Subversion
8 1 (0.22%) webpack
General
1 43 (9.45%) Finance
2 21 (4.62%) Electronics
3 13 (2.86%) Games
4 11 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.32%) Publishing
6 5 (1.10%) Law
7 4 (0.88%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 2 (0.44%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 152 (33.41%) Graduate
1 152 (33.41%) Software Engineer
2 124 (27.25%) Developer
3 88 (19.34%) C++ Software Engineer
4 71 (15.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 69 (15.16%) Software Developer
6 65 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
7 57 (12.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 46 (10.11%) Graduate Developer
9 42 (9.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 40 (8.79%) Consultant
11 39 (8.57%) Computer Engineer
11 39 (8.57%) Computer Vision Engineer
11 39 (8.57%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 38 (8.35%) Embedded Engineer
12 38 (8.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 34 (7.47%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 34 (7.47%) Embedded C Engineer
13 34 (7.47%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 34 (7.47%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.99%) .NET
2 31 (6.81%) OpenGL
2 31 (6.81%) WPF
3 29 (6.37%) HTML
3 29 (6.37%) TensorFlow
4 26 (5.71%) Web Services
5 19 (4.18%) ASP.NET
6 16 (3.52%) WinForms
7 15 (3.30%) CSS
8 13 (2.86%) HTML5
8 13 (2.86%) Velocity
8 13 (2.86%) WCF
9 11 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (2.42%) Reactive Extensions
10 10 (2.20%) Node.js
10 10 (2.20%) RESTful
11 8 (1.76%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.76%) CSS3
11 8 (1.76%) Django
12 7 (1.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 223 (49.01%) Computer Science
2 132 (29.01%) Algorithms
3 53 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (7.25%) Life Science
5 20 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (4.18%) CUDA
7 17 (3.74%) User Experience
8 16 (3.52%) Data Structures
9 15 (3.30%) Fintech
10 13 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
11 10 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (2.20%) Reinsurance
12 8 (1.76%) Device Driver
12 8 (1.76%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
13 7 (1.54%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.54%) Robotics
14 6 (1.32%) PMI
15 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 129 (28.35%) Linux
2 51 (11.21%) Windows
3 19 (4.18%) Unix
4 13 (2.86%) Android
5 4 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (47.47%) Software Engineering
2 201 (44.18%) Physics
3 131 (28.79%) Machine Learning
4 99 (21.76%) Artificial Intelligence
5 67 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (13.41%) Computer Vision
6 61 (13.41%) Data Science
7 57 (12.53%) OO
8 55 (12.09%) Statistics
9 53 (11.65%) Test Automation
10 52 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 40 (8.79%) Image Processing
13 36 (7.91%) Analytics
14 34 (7.47%) Multithreading
15 32 (7.03%) Video Processing
16 31 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (6.15%) SDLC
18 25 (5.49%) Data Analysis
18 25 (5.49%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 216 (47.47%) Python
2 165 (36.26%) C++
3 146 (32.09%) C
4 90 (19.78%) C#
5 88 (19.34%) Java
6 77 (16.92%) JavaScript
7 72 (15.82%) SQL
8 51 (11.21%) MATLAB
9 37 (8.13%) Embedded C
10 35 (7.69%) Embedded C++
11 25 (5.49%) PHP
12 10 (2.20%) Perl
13 8 (1.76%) R
14 7 (1.54%) Go
15 5 (1.10%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.88%) Ruby
17 2 (0.44%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 191 (41.98%) Degree
2 132 (29.01%) PhD
3 33 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (6.59%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (1.98%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.32%) PMP
6 6 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.20%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) GCP
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 9 (1.98%) Docker
2 8 (1.76%) Lustre
3 7 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) Firmware
4 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (2.42%) Ansible
2 7 (1.54%) Consul
2 7 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.54%) Packer
2 7 (1.54%) Terraform
3 2 (0.44%) SCCM
3 2 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.54%) VMware
3 5 (1.10%) Capita
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle
4 4 (0.88%) Tableau
4 4 (0.88%) WorldPay
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe
5 2 (0.44%) Citrix
5 2 (0.44%) Google
5 2 (0.44%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.22%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.22%) QNX
6 1 (0.22%) SAP
6 1 (0.22%) Wind River