Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 9 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 537 543 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.34% 21.33% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.41% 23.44% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 324 333 197
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +13.92% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -

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 2,917 2,317 2,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.19% 91.01% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,939 1,794 1,946
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.11% +4.05% +1.76%

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 307 (57.17%) Computer Science
2 286 (53.26%) Software Engineering
3 275 (51.21%) Python
4 269 (50.09%) C++
5 233 (43.39%) Physics
6 227 (42.27%) Degree
7 206 (38.36%) C
8 190 (35.38%) Linux
9 159 (29.61%) Algorithms
10 144 (26.82%) Machine Learning
11 129 (24.02%) Java
12 118 (21.97%) PhD
13 111 (20.67%) C#
14 106 (19.74%) Artificial Intelligence
15 93 (17.32%) SQL
16 92 (17.13%) Computer Vision
17 90 (16.76%) JavaScript
18 87 (16.20%) Statistics
19 86 (16.01%) Data Science
20 85 (15.83%) MATLAB
21 84 (15.64%) Windows
22 74 (13.78%) OO
22 74 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
23 62 (11.55%) Embedded C
23 62 (11.55%) Embedded C++
24 61 (11.36%) .NET
24 61 (11.36%) Test Automation
25 57 (10.61%) Image Processing
26 53 (9.87%) WPF
27 50 (9.31%) Electronics

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 7 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 5 (0.93%) Apache
3 5 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.37%) FrameMaker
4 2 (0.37%) RoboHelp
4 2 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.19%) Maya
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.93%) IaaS
4 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.79%) Wireless
3 14 (2.61%) Broadband
4 8 (1.49%) Firewall
5 6 (1.12%) SMS
6 3 (0.56%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.19%) Internet
7 1 (0.19%) Modbus
7 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.03%) Big Data
2 17 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.23%) Data Mining
4 9 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 9 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.74%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.74%) Power BI
7 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (4.28%) NUnit
2 22 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.37%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.19%) GCC
6 1 (0.19%) GitLab
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 50 (9.31%) Electronics
2 48 (8.94%) Finance
3 12 (2.23%) Games
4 11 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.49%) Legal
6 4 (0.74%) Law
7 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.37%) Publishing
8 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) Marketing
9 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 226 (42.09%) Software Engineer
2 163 (30.35%) Graduate
3 154 (28.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 131 (24.39%) Developer
5 113 (21.04%) C Software Engineer
6 97 (18.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 95 (17.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 77 (14.34%) Software Developer
9 71 (13.22%) Computer Engineer
10 68 (12.66%) Embedded Engineer
11 67 (12.48%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 66 (12.29%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 64 (11.92%) Embedded C Engineer
13 64 (11.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 61 (11.36%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
14 61 (11.36%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 60 (11.17%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
15 60 (11.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 60 (11.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 60 (11.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.36%) .NET
2 53 (9.87%) WPF
3 50 (9.31%) OpenGL
4 41 (7.64%) HTML
5 34 (6.33%) TensorFlow
6 30 (5.59%) ASP.NET
7 22 (4.10%) WinForms
8 18 (3.35%) jQuery
8 18 (3.35%) WCF
9 17 (3.17%) HEVC
9 17 (3.17%) Reactive Extensions
10 16 (2.98%) CSS
11 14 (2.61%) HTML5
11 14 (2.61%) Web Services
12 12 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (2.05%) Node.js
13 11 (2.05%) RESTful
14 10 (1.86%) Velocity
15 7 (1.30%) MFC
16 6 (1.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 307 (57.17%) Computer Science
2 159 (29.61%) Algorithms
3 42 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (6.33%) Life Science
5 26 (4.84%) CUDA
6 23 (4.28%) Augmented Reality
6 23 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (3.72%) Embedded Systems
8 15 (2.79%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.23%) User Experience
10 8 (1.49%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.30%) Fintech
11 7 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.12%) PMI
13 5 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.93%) GPGPU
13 5 (0.93%) iPad
13 5 (0.93%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 190 (35.38%) Linux
2 84 (15.64%) Windows
3 27 (5.03%) Android
4 17 (3.17%) Unix
5 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.86%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.93%) Solaris
7 2 (0.37%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (53.26%) Software Engineering
2 233 (43.39%) Physics
3 144 (26.82%) Machine Learning
4 106 (19.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 92 (17.13%) Computer Vision
6 87 (16.20%) Statistics
7 86 (16.01%) Data Science
8 74 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (13.78%) OO
9 61 (11.36%) Test Automation
10 57 (10.61%) Image Processing
11 48 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
11 48 (8.94%) Unit Testing
12 45 (8.38%) SDLC
13 42 (7.82%) Video Processing
14 40 (7.45%) Multithreading
15 35 (6.52%) Analytics
16 30 (5.59%) Software Testing
17 28 (5.21%) Financial Modelling
18 27 (5.03%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 275 (51.21%) Python
2 269 (50.09%) C++
3 206 (38.36%) C
4 129 (24.02%) Java
5 111 (20.67%) C#
6 93 (17.32%) SQL
7 90 (16.76%) JavaScript
8 85 (15.83%) MATLAB
9 62 (11.55%) Embedded C
9 62 (11.55%) Embedded C++
10 28 (5.21%) PHP
11 15 (2.79%) Perl
12 11 (2.05%) R
13 5 (0.93%) Julia
13 5 (0.93%) Ruby
14 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.19%) Scala
16 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 227 (42.27%) Degree
2 118 (21.97%) PhD
3 43 (8.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (4.47%) Numerate Degree
5 21 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.12%) PMP
6 6 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.93%) CCNA
7 5 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.93%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.30%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) GCP
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (1.86%) Docker
2 5 (0.93%) LXC
2 5 (0.93%) Xen
3 4 (0.74%) Firmware
4 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (0.93%) Grafana
1 5 (0.93%) Graphite
1 5 (0.93%) Graylog
1 5 (0.93%) Kibana
1 5 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.49%) Facebook
2 8 (1.49%) Twitter
3 5 (0.93%) Capita
3 5 (0.93%) Splunk
3 5 (0.93%) WorldPay
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle
4 4 (0.74%) Tableau
5 3 (0.56%) Wind River
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe
6 2 (0.37%) QNX
6 2 (0.37%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat