Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 273 651 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.21% 21.41% 13.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.15% 22.73% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 230 454 236
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +38.46% -19.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.16% +38.46% -18.75%

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 1,930 2,864 2,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.37% 94.18% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,510 2,185 1,706
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 135 (49.45%) Computer Science
2 122 (44.69%) Python
3 121 (44.32%) Degree
4 101 (37.00%) Software Engineering
5 95 (34.80%) Machine Learning
6 85 (31.14%) Physics
7 84 (30.77%) C++
8 83 (30.40%) C#
8 83 (30.40%) PhD
9 82 (30.04%) Algorithms
10 75 (27.47%) Artificial Intelligence
11 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (22.34%) Java
13 55 (20.15%) C
14 49 (17.95%) OO
15 48 (17.58%) Linux
16 47 (17.22%) Statistics
17 46 (16.85%) JavaScript
18 43 (15.75%) SQL
18 43 (15.75%) Test Automation
19 40 (14.65%) Finance
20 39 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
21 35 (12.82%) Life Science
22 34 (12.45%) .NET
23 33 (12.09%) Biology
24 32 (11.72%) Deep Learning
25 31 (11.36%) WPF
25 31 (11.36%) Web Services
26 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
27 29 (10.62%) Multithreading

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 21 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.10%) CMS
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) SAS
6 1 (0.37%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.73%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
2 9 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.56%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.10%) Firewall
5 2 (0.73%) Skype
5 2 (0.73%) SMS
5 2 (0.73%) VoIP
6 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.37%) Broadband
6 1 (0.37%) DHCP
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.40%) Big Data
2 11 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.47%) MySQL
7 3 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.37%) HBase
8 1 (0.37%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Power BI
8 1 (0.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (8.79%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.03%) JIRA
3 11 (4.03%) NUnit
3 11 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.30%) Selenium
4 9 (3.30%) Vagrant
5 8 (2.93%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 7 (2.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.37%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
7 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (14.65%) Finance
2 19 (6.96%) Games
3 15 (5.49%) Publishing
4 10 (3.66%) Law
5 4 (1.47%) Electronics
5 4 (1.47%) Marketing
5 4 (1.47%) Retail
6 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (39.56%) Developer
2 69 (25.27%) Graduate
3 60 (21.98%) Software Engineer
4 50 (18.32%) Software Developer
5 32 (11.72%) Python Developer
6 27 (9.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 27 (9.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 24 (8.79%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.42%) Test Engineer
9 21 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
10 19 (6.96%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (5.86%) Senior Test Engineer
12 15 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (5.49%) Mathematical Developer
12 15 (5.49%) Senior Software Test Engineer
13 14 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
15 12 (4.40%) Data Scientist
15 12 (4.40%) Full Stack Developer
16 11 (4.03%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.45%) .NET
2 31 (11.36%) Web Services
2 31 (11.36%) WPF
3 19 (6.96%) HTML
4 18 (6.59%) TensorFlow
5 17 (6.23%) Natural Language Processing
6 15 (5.49%) HTML5
6 15 (5.49%) Reactive Extensions
6 15 (5.49%) WinForms
7 14 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 13 (4.76%) RESTful
9 12 (4.40%) CSS
9 12 (4.40%) Django
10 11 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (4.03%) CSS3
10 11 (4.03%) WCF
11 10 (3.66%) Velocity
12 6 (2.20%) Keras
13 5 (1.83%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (49.45%) Computer Science
2 82 (30.04%) Algorithms
3 35 (12.82%) Life Science
4 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (6.59%) Reinsurance
6 18 (6.59%) Robotics
7 15 (5.49%) Smart City
8 11 (4.03%) Fintech
9 9 (3.30%) User Experience
10 8 (2.93%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (2.93%) Cloud Native
10 8 (2.93%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.93%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.10%) Blog
11 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.10%) Social Media
12 2 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.58%) Linux
2 23 (8.42%) Windows
3 8 (2.93%) Unix
4 3 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.00%) Software Engineering
2 95 (34.80%) Machine Learning
3 85 (31.14%) Physics
4 75 (27.47%) Artificial Intelligence
5 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (17.95%) OO
7 47 (17.22%) Statistics
8 43 (15.75%) Test Automation
9 39 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (12.09%) Biology
11 32 (11.72%) Deep Learning
12 29 (10.62%) Multithreading
13 26 (9.52%) Bayesian Methods
13 26 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 25 (9.16%) Risk Management
15 24 (8.79%) Data Analysis
16 23 (8.42%) Reinforcement Learning
17 22 (8.06%) Analytics
17 22 (8.06%) DevOps
17 22 (8.06%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 122 (44.69%) Python
2 84 (30.77%) C++
3 83 (30.40%) C#
4 61 (22.34%) Java
5 55 (20.15%) C
6 46 (16.85%) JavaScript
7 43 (15.75%) SQL
8 8 (2.93%) Go
8 8 (2.93%) Julia
8 8 (2.93%) PHP
8 8 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.47%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.10%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.10%) Perl
10 3 (1.10%) R
11 2 (0.73%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.73%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (44.32%) Degree
2 83 (30.40%) PhD
3 20 (7.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (6.96%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (5.49%) MPhil
6 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) CCNA
7 1 (0.37%) CCNP
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.37%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 16 (5.86%) Docker
2 13 (4.76%) Lustre
3 8 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.73%) Firmware
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (6.96%) Ansible
2 8 (2.93%) Consul
2 8 (2.93%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.93%) Packer
2 8 (2.93%) Terraform
3 2 (0.73%) SCCM
3 2 (0.73%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.93%) VMware
3 5 (1.83%) Google
4 2 (0.73%) Citrix
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle
5 1 (0.37%) BT
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco
5 1 (0.37%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.37%) QNX
5 1 (0.37%) SAP
5 1 (0.37%) Wind River
5 1 (0.37%) Xamarin