Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 214 605 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.28% 19.03% 17.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.00% 20.03% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 175 413 275
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -6.25%

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 1,946 3,020 2,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.47% 95.00% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 2,222 1,729
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.01% +8.33% +3.45%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 111 (51.87%) Computer Science
2 108 (50.47%) Degree
3 89 (41.59%) Python
4 85 (39.72%) Machine Learning
5 81 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (35.98%) Software Engineering
7 76 (35.51%) C#
8 72 (33.64%) Algorithms
9 67 (31.31%) Artificial Intelligence
10 64 (29.91%) C++
11 60 (28.04%) Java
12 52 (24.30%) Physics
13 49 (22.90%) Test Automation
13 49 (22.90%) PhD
14 47 (21.96%) Statistics
15 45 (21.03%) OO
16 42 (19.63%) SQL
17 41 (19.16%) JavaScript
18 39 (18.22%) Finance
19 37 (17.29%) Linux
19 37 (17.29%) Biology
19 37 (17.29%) WPF
20 36 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
21 33 (15.42%) .NET
22 31 (14.49%) Scrum
23 30 (14.02%) Deep Learning
24 29 (13.55%) Risk Management
24 29 (13.55%) C
24 29 (13.55%) Life Science
24 29 (13.55%) Git (software)

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 25 (11.68%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.40%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.47%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.47%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (2.34%) HTTP
3 3 (1.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Broadband
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.34%) MySQL
4 4 (1.87%) Big Data
5 3 (1.40%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.93%) Power BI
6 2 (0.93%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 26 (12.15%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.01%) NUnit
4 10 (4.67%) JIRA
4 10 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.21%) Vagrant
6 8 (3.74%) Mercurial
6 8 (3.74%) Selenium
7 7 (3.27%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 1 (0.47%) Android Studio
General
1 39 (18.22%) Finance
2 19 (8.88%) Games
3 16 (7.48%) Publishing
4 7 (3.27%) Law
5 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.40%) Retail
6 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.93%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (47.20%) Developer
2 52 (24.30%) Software Developer
3 46 (21.50%) Software Engineer
4 39 (18.22%) Graduate
5 26 (12.15%) Test Engineer
6 25 (11.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 24 (11.21%) C# Developer
8 23 (10.75%) Python Developer
9 21 (9.81%) Software Test Engineer
10 18 (8.41%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (8.41%) Senior Test Engineer
11 17 (7.94%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 15 (7.01%) Graduate Developer
13 14 (6.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 14 (6.54%) Machine Learning Developer
13 14 (6.54%) Python Engineer
14 13 (6.07%) .NET Developer
14 13 (6.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (6.07%) Mathematical Developer
14 13 (6.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.29%) WPF
2 33 (15.42%) .NET
3 26 (12.15%) Web Services
4 20 (9.35%) Natural Language Processing
5 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET
5 19 (8.88%) TensorFlow
5 19 (8.88%) WinForms
6 17 (7.94%) Reactive Extensions
7 15 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (7.01%) HTML
7 15 (7.01%) WCF
8 14 (6.54%) Velocity
9 13 (6.07%) RESTful
10 12 (5.61%) CSS
11 11 (5.14%) CSS3
11 11 (5.14%) HTML5
12 9 (4.21%) REST
13 8 (3.74%) AngularJS
13 8 (3.74%) Node.js
13 8 (3.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 72 (33.64%) Algorithms
2 29 (13.55%) Life Science
3 20 (9.35%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (8.41%) Reinsurance
4 18 (8.41%) Robotics
5 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (7.48%) Smart City
7 8 (3.74%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.34%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (2.34%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.87%) Fintech
10 3 (1.40%) Blog
10 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.40%) Social Media
11 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.93%) W3C
11 2 (0.93%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.29%) Linux
2 14 (6.54%) Windows
3 5 (2.34%) Unix
4 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.47%) Android
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.87%) Computer Science
2 85 (39.72%) Machine Learning
3 81 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (35.98%) Software Engineering
5 67 (31.31%) Artificial Intelligence
6 52 (24.30%) Physics
7 49 (22.90%) Test Automation
8 47 (21.96%) Statistics
9 45 (21.03%) OO
10 37 (17.29%) Biology
11 36 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (14.49%) Scrum
13 30 (14.02%) Deep Learning
14 29 (13.55%) Risk Management
15 28 (13.08%) Reinforcement Learning
16 26 (12.15%) Bayesian Methods
16 26 (12.15%) Bioinformatics
16 26 (12.15%) Multithreading
17 25 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (11.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (41.59%) Python
2 76 (35.51%) C#
3 64 (29.91%) C++
4 60 (28.04%) Java
5 42 (19.63%) SQL
6 41 (19.16%) JavaScript
7 29 (13.55%) C
8 10 (4.67%) PHP
9 8 (3.74%) Go
9 8 (3.74%) Julia
9 8 (3.74%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.34%) ES7
10 5 (2.34%) ES8
11 4 (1.87%) Perl
11 4 (1.87%) Ruby
11 4 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.40%) R
13 2 (0.93%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 108 (50.47%) Degree
2 49 (22.90%) PhD
3 20 (9.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (7.94%) MPhil
5 12 (5.61%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.40%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) WAI
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (7.48%) Docker
2 12 (5.61%) Lustre
3 10 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (8.41%) Ansible
2 8 (3.74%) Consul
2 8 (3.74%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.74%) Packer
2 8 (3.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (8.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.74%) VMware
3 4 (1.87%) Google
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle
4 2 (0.93%) Tableau
5 1 (0.47%) BT
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco
5 1 (0.47%) Xamarin