Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 97 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 -33 +69
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 34 61 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.21% 2.40% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.52% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 79
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £43,000 £39,490 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,450 £90,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Statistics 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 1,471 2,417 2,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.58% 95.19% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1,656 1,881
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,923 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,625 £70,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Cambridge

Statistics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Statistics in Cambridge

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Statistics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 23 (67.65%) Mathematics
2 16 (47.06%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 16 (47.06%) Python
3 15 (44.12%) PhD
4 13 (38.24%) Perl
4 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
4 13 (38.24%) Biology
4 13 (38.24%) WPF
5 12 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (32.35%) Algorithms
7 10 (29.41%) C#
7 10 (29.41%) .NET
8 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Capital Modelling
8 8 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (23.53%) Usability Testing
8 8 (23.53%) R
8 8 (23.53%) Reactive Extensions
9 7 (20.59%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) Bioinformatics
9 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) Unix
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) Workflow Management
10 6 (17.65%) Workflow
10 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
10 6 (17.65%) Critical Thinking
10 6 (17.65%) Computational Biology

Statistics
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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Acrobat
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
1 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (11.76%) VPN
1 4 (11.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.71%) NUnit
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Data Scientist
4 3 (8.82%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) WPF
2 10 (29.41%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) Reactive Extensions
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Velocity
4 5 (14.71%) WCF
4 5 (14.71%) WinForms
5 4 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.94%) NumPy
7 1 (2.94%) Pandas
7 1 (2.94%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Algorithms
2 8 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Mathematics
2 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (38.24%) Biology
3 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
4 12 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (23.53%) Capital Modelling
5 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Usability Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (20.59%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Complexity Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Computational Biology
7 6 (17.65%) Critical Thinking
7 6 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) Workflow
7 6 (17.65%) Workflow Management
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) Sprint Planning
8 5 (14.71%) Sprint Retrospective
8 5 (14.71%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Python
2 13 (38.24%) Perl
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) R
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
7 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.88%) C
9 1 (2.94%) Fortran
9 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
2 15 (44.12%) PhD
3 4 (11.76%) MCP
3 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (11.76%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Bomgar
2 4 (11.76%) HP
2 4 (11.76%) MobileIron
2 4 (11.76%) Peregrine
2 4 (11.76%) Remedy
2 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow