Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 114 140
Rank change year-on-year +49 +26 -9
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 133 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.27% 1.27% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 1.41% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 93 24 19
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,250 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -

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 2,919 1,988 2,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.80% 90.20% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,145 1,683 2,198
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 131 (98.50%) Mathematics
2 100 (75.19%) Computer Science
3 80 (60.15%) Physics
4 76 (57.14%) Python
5 65 (48.87%) Finance
6 64 (48.12%) Software Engineering
7 59 (44.36%) SQL
7 59 (44.36%) Machine Learning
8 51 (38.35%) C++
9 50 (37.59%) Degree
10 43 (32.33%) WPF
10 43 (32.33%) Algorithms
11 40 (30.08%) MATLAB
12 38 (28.57%) PhD
13 37 (27.82%) C#
13 37 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
15 35 (26.32%) Test Automation
16 34 (25.56%) Bayesian Methods
17 33 (24.81%) Artificial Intelligence
18 31 (23.31%) Life Science
18 31 (23.31%) Linux
19 30 (22.56%) Analytics
20 28 (21.05%) Java
21 27 (20.30%) Financial Modelling
22 26 (19.55%) Capital Modelling
23 25 (18.80%) Economics
24 24 (18.05%) C
25 23 (17.29%) Julia
26 21 (15.79%) Embedded Systems

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 (3.01%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.26%) SAS
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) Big Data
2 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.01%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.75%) HBase
8 1 (0.75%) Impala
8 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) NUnit
2 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.77%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (48.87%) Finance
2 3 (2.26%) Arabic Language
2 3 (2.26%) French Language
2 3 (2.26%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (2.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.75%) Marketing
3 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Software Test Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Test Engineer
3 23 (17.29%) Developer
4 21 (15.79%) C Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (15.04%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 20 (15.04%) Senior Test Engineer
6 19 (14.29%) Data Scientist
6 19 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.33%) WPF
2 21 (15.79%) HTML
3 20 (15.04%) Reactive Extensions
4 15 (11.28%) WCF
5 11 (8.27%) .NET
5 11 (8.27%) Velocity
6 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (6.77%) WinForms
7 7 (5.26%) TensorFlow
8 5 (3.76%) XML
9 3 (2.26%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (2.26%) PySpark
10 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.75%) Akka
11 1 (0.75%) DBIx::Class
11 1 (0.75%) Kafka
11 1 (0.75%) scikit-learn
11 1 (0.75%) SQLAlchemy
11 1 (0.75%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 100 (75.19%) Computer Science
2 43 (32.33%) Algorithms
3 31 (23.31%) Life Science
4 21 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.77%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.76%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.31%) Linux
2 21 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (98.50%) Mathematics
2 80 (60.15%) Physics
3 64 (48.12%) Software Engineering
4 59 (44.36%) Machine Learning
5 37 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 34 (25.56%) Bayesian Methods
8 33 (24.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 30 (22.56%) Analytics
10 27 (20.30%) Financial Modelling
11 26 (19.55%) Capital Modelling
12 25 (18.80%) Economics
13 21 (15.79%) Linux Kernel Development
14 20 (15.04%) Manual Testing
14 20 (15.04%) Software Testing
14 20 (15.04%) Usability Testing
15 17 (12.78%) Unit Testing
16 15 (11.28%) OO
16 15 (11.28%) User Stories
17 14 (10.53%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 76 (57.14%) Python
2 59 (44.36%) SQL
3 51 (38.35%) C++
4 40 (30.08%) MATLAB
5 37 (27.82%) C#
6 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
7 28 (21.05%) Java
8 24 (18.05%) C
9 23 (17.29%) Julia
10 21 (15.79%) Embedded C
10 21 (15.79%) Embedded C++
11 15 (11.28%) R
12 2 (1.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (37.59%) Degree
2 38 (28.57%) PhD
3 3 (2.26%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
1 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.75%) Packer
1 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.77%) TOWER Software
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle
3 3 (2.26%) Tableau
4 1 (0.75%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.75%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.75%) MapR