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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 276 127 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 20.06% 9.26% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.35% 10.44% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 157 100 123
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -7.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.89%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1235 1216 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 89.75% 88.63% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 897 954 1040
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 335 (65.18%) Degree
2 285 (55.45%) C++
3 266 (51.75%) Python
4 251 (48.83%) Software Engineering
5 248 (48.25%) Computer Science
6 204 (39.69%) Physics
7 190 (36.96%) Java
8 189 (36.77%) C#
9 149 (28.99%) C
10 136 (26.46%) PhD
11 132 (25.68%) Algorithms
12 112 (21.79%) Linux
13 104 (20.23%) Machine Learning
14 94 (18.29%) Electronics
15 90 (17.51%) .NET
16 89 (17.32%) Wireless
17 81 (15.76%) SQL
18 79 (15.37%) Windows
19 77 (14.98%) MATLAB
20 64 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
21 61 (11.87%) JavaScript
22 56 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
23 55 (10.70%) ASP.NET
24 53 (10.31%) Perl
25 49 (9.53%) Bluetooth
26 47 (9.14%) OO
27 45 (8.75%) Finance
28 44 (8.56%) Visual Studio
29 43 (8.37%) Telecoms
30 40 (7.78%) Firmware

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 8 (1.56%) Apache Spark
2 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.58%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (17.32%) Wireless
2 49 (9.53%) Bluetooth
3 34 (6.61%) Wi-Fi
4 25 (4.86%) Firewall
5 17 (3.31%) DVB
5 17 (3.31%) LTE
6 15 (2.92%) 802.11
6 15 (2.92%) Internet
7 12 (2.33%) Network Security
8 10 (1.95%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.17%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.78%) WLAN
11 2 (0.39%) OFDM
11 2 (0.39%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.19%) 4G
12 1 (0.19%) BGP
12 1 (0.19%) GSM
12 1 (0.19%) MPLS
12 1 (0.19%) Telepresence
12 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.56%) Big Data
3 6 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (1.17%) Lumira
3 6 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (1.17%) Spotfire
3 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 44 (8.56%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.89%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.50%) NUnit
5 9 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.78%) Selenium
9 3 (0.58%) JIRA
10 2 (0.39%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 94 (18.29%) Electronics
2 45 (8.75%) Finance
3 43 (8.37%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.67%) Aerospace
5 22 (4.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.14%) French Language
7 5 (0.97%) Games
8 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.58%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (32.88%) Software Engineer
2 152 (29.57%) Graduate
3 115 (22.37%) Developer
4 98 (19.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 88 (17.12%) Embedded Engineer
6 80 (15.56%) Software Developer
7 52 (10.12%) Consultant
8 50 (9.73%) Java Engineer
8 50 (9.73%) Java Software Engineer
9 48 (9.34%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 46 (8.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 43 (8.37%) Analyst
11 43 (8.37%) C++ Developer
12 36 (7.00%) Embedded C Engineer
12 36 (7.00%) Graduate Developer
13 34 (6.61%) C++ Software Developer
14 33 (6.42%) Graduate Software Developer
15 32 (6.23%) Graduate Analyst
16 29 (5.64%) C# Software Engineer
16 29 (5.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.51%) .NET
2 55 (10.70%) ASP.NET
3 28 (5.45%) HTML
4 26 (5.06%) CSS
4 26 (5.06%) HTML5
5 21 (4.09%) jQuery
6 16 (3.11%) XML
7 15 (2.92%) 802.1X
8 14 (2.72%) CSS3
9 13 (2.53%) OpenGL
9 13 (2.53%) POSIX
10 11 (2.14%) J2EE
11 10 (1.95%) WPF
12 9 (1.75%) RESTful
13 7 (1.36%) .NET Framework
14 6 (1.17%) Ajax
14 6 (1.17%) Apache Axis
14 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.17%) Natural Language Processing
14 6 (1.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 248 (48.25%) Computer Science
2 132 (25.68%) Algorithms
3 64 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.20%) Augmented Reality
5 31 (6.03%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (3.11%) Life Science
6 16 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (2.53%) Internet of Things
7 13 (2.53%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.56%) 3D Printing
10 8 (1.56%) ASIC
10 8 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.36%) Verilog
12 6 (1.17%) SystemC
12 6 (1.17%) User Experience
12 6 (1.17%) VHDL
13 5 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 112 (21.79%) Linux
2 79 (15.37%) Windows
3 30 (5.84%) Unix
4 26 (5.06%) Android
5 8 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (48.83%) Software Engineering
2 204 (39.69%) Physics
3 104 (20.23%) Machine Learning
4 56 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (9.14%) OO
6 38 (7.39%) Software Architecture
7 36 (7.00%) OOP
7 36 (7.00%) Statistics
8 34 (6.61%) CAD
8 34 (6.61%) Configuration Management
8 34 (6.61%) Test Automation
9 30 (5.84%) Artificial Intelligence
10 29 (5.64%) Mentoring
11 27 (5.25%) Signal Processing
12 24 (4.67%) Android Development
13 22 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (4.09%) Test Scripting
15 20 (3.89%) Unit Testing
16 19 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
16 19 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 285 (55.45%) C++
2 266 (51.75%) Python
3 190 (36.96%) Java
4 189 (36.77%) C#
5 149 (28.99%) C
6 81 (15.76%) SQL
7 77 (14.98%) MATLAB
8 61 (11.87%) JavaScript
9 53 (10.31%) Perl
10 39 (7.59%) Embedded C
11 22 (4.28%) Assembly Language
12 16 (3.11%) PHP
13 14 (2.72%) Embedded C++
14 9 (1.75%) R
15 8 (1.56%) Ruby
16 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.17%) VBA
17 4 (0.78%) Julia
18 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
19 2 (0.39%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 335 (65.18%) Degree
2 136 (26.46%) PhD
3 14 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) ISEB
4 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.53%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.39%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (7.78%) Firmware
2 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
3 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (7.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.36%) Facebook
2 7 (1.36%) Twitter
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle
3 5 (0.97%) TOWER Software
3 5 (0.97%) VMware
4 4 (0.78%) Perforce
4 4 (0.78%) Virgin Media
5 2 (0.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.19%) Citrix
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos
6 1 (0.19%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.19%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Pension Healthcare,Full Package+Top Prospects B
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago