Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Creative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Thinking over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Thinking
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 163 173
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Creative Thinking 33 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 10
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +84.62% -40.91%
10th Percentile £31,200 £33,750 £29,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,000 £46,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +35.71% -28.57%

Creative Thinking 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3920 3049 3616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.24% 88.15% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2995 2508 3127
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Creative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Creative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Thinking within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 29 £80,000 +72.97% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Creative Thinking
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Creative Thinking 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Creative Thinking.

1 29 (87.88%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) Computer Science
3 22 (66.67%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) C++
5 17 (51.52%) Open Source
6 16 (48.48%) Machine Learning
6 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
6 16 (48.48%) Physics
6 16 (48.48%) Economics
6 16 (48.48%) Statistics
6 16 (48.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (48.48%) Python
6 16 (48.48%) PhD
6 16 (48.48%) MATLAB
6 16 (48.48%) Probability Theory
6 16 (48.48%) Algorithms
6 16 (48.48%) Julia
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) Degree
10 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) CSS
11 9 (27.27%) Finance
11 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 9 (27.27%) .NET
11 9 (27.27%) MFC
11 9 (27.27%) C#
11 9 (27.27%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS

Creative Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (9.09%) Jetty
1 3 (9.09%) MediaWiki
1 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Pipeline Pilot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.09%) KNIME
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 3 (9.09%) Buildbot
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.09%) FindBugs
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
1 3 (9.09%) Log4j
1 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 3 (9.09%) Mockito
1 3 (9.09%) SCons
2 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.03%) FogBugz
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Research Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Junior
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) HTML5
3 9 (27.27%) jQuery
3 9 (27.27%) MFC
4 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.15%) Angular 2
6 4 (12.12%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (9.09%) Guava
7 3 (9.09%) J2SE
7 3 (9.09%) JAAS
7 3 (9.09%) jOOQ
7 3 (9.09%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (9.09%) XML
7 3 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) JSP
9 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (75.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (48.48%) Algorithms
3 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.15%) Life Science
6 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
7 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.03%) Fintech
7 1 (3.03%) Pocket PC
7 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
1 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Software Engineering
2 17 (51.52%) Open Source
3 16 (48.48%) Artificial Intelligence
3 16 (48.48%) Economics
3 16 (48.48%) Machine Learning
3 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
3 16 (48.48%) Physics
3 16 (48.48%) Probability Theory
3 16 (48.48%) Statistics
4 8 (24.24%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (12.12%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (12.12%) Time Series Forecasting
5 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Document Management
6 3 (9.09%) Full Text Search
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.03%) Product Management
8 1 (3.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) C++
3 16 (48.48%) Julia
3 16 (48.48%) MATLAB
3 16 (48.48%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) PhD
2 11 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (24.24%) MCP
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (21.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (9.09%) Postgraduate
6 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle