Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Data Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Science over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 113 159
Rank change year-on-year +23 +46 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 92 98 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.68% 2.59% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.81% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 24
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.04% +16.16%
10th Percentile £39,241 £31,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -14.55% +11.11%

Data Science 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 3,151 3,490 3,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.95% 92.28% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 2,712 2,614
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Data Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in Cambridgeshire

Data Science
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Data Science in Cambridgeshire

Data Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Science in Cambridgeshire

Data Science
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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 +19 76 £63,750 +27.50% 11
Peterborough - 16 £52,500 - 1
Data Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Science 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 59 (64.13%) Python
2 49 (53.26%) Hadoop
3 47 (51.09%) Machine Learning
4 42 (45.65%) Big Data
5 31 (33.70%) Algorithms
6 30 (32.61%) Analytics
7 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (30.43%) Mathematics
8 28 (30.43%) SQL
9 27 (29.35%) Apache Spark
10 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
10 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (25.00%) Degree
12 22 (23.91%) Java
13 21 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (22.83%) Deep Learning
14 20 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (21.74%) Neural Network
15 19 (20.65%) Statistics
15 19 (20.65%) Bayesian Methods
16 18 (19.57%) PhD
17 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
18 16 (17.39%) TensorFlow
18 16 (17.39%) Physics
18 16 (17.39%) MongoDB
19 15 (16.30%) NoSQL
19 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
19 15 (16.30%) Predictive Analysis
19 15 (16.30%) Hortonworks
19 15 (16.30%) R

Data Science
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 27 (29.35%) Apache Spark
2 14 (15.22%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.26%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (3.26%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (53.26%) Hadoop
2 42 (45.65%) Big Data
3 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
4 16 (17.39%) MongoDB
5 15 (16.30%) NoSQL
6 9 (9.78%) Data Mining
6 9 (9.78%) Sqoop
7 8 (8.70%) Apache Hive
8 7 (7.61%) Power BI
9 6 (6.52%) MySQL
9 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (4.35%) Data Lake
11 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
12 3 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Maven
2 5 (5.43%) JMeter
2 5 (5.43%) Selenium
2 5 (5.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (14.13%) Retail
2 10 (10.87%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Law
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Data Scientist
2 18 (19.57%) Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 13 (14.13%) Hadoop Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Principal Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Senior Data Scientist
6 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Development Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate Software Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Research Scientist
8 5 (5.43%) Software Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Software Development Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) TensorFlow
2 14 (15.22%) Kafka
2 14 (15.22%) Web Services
3 11 (11.96%) SOAP
4 9 (9.78%) HTML
5 6 (6.52%) Apache Commons
5 6 (6.52%) CSS
5 6 (6.52%) HTML5
5 6 (6.52%) jQuery
5 6 (6.52%) OSGi
5 6 (6.52%) REST
5 6 (6.52%) Spring
5 6 (6.52%) WSDL
6 5 (5.43%) Keras
6 5 (5.43%) NumPy
6 5 (5.43%) Pandas
6 5 (5.43%) scikit-learn
6 5 (5.43%) SciPy
7 2 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) Algorithms
2 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 20 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.35%) Life Science
6 3 (3.26%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.17%) CUDA
7 2 (2.17%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) CentOS
2 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Machine Learning
2 30 (32.61%) Analytics
3 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 21 (22.83%) Deep Learning
6 20 (21.74%) Neural Network
7 19 (20.65%) Bayesian Methods
7 19 (20.65%) Statistics
8 16 (17.39%) Physics
9 15 (16.30%) Predictive Analysis
9 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
10 14 (15.22%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (14.13%) ETL
12 12 (13.04%) Data Management
13 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.96%) SDLC
14 10 (10.87%) Scrum
14 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
15 9 (9.78%) DevOps
16 8 (8.70%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.13%) Python
2 28 (30.43%) SQL
3 22 (23.91%) Java
4 15 (16.30%) R
5 12 (13.04%) C++
5 12 (13.04%) Scala
6 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.26%) C
10 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.17%) U-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) C#
11 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Degree
2 18 (19.57%) PhD
3 5 (5.43%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) HDFS
2 1 (1.09%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Oozie
2 1 (1.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Hortonworks
2 13 (14.13%) CA
3 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) Google
6 4 (4.35%) Tableau