Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 85 156
Rank change year-on-year -38 +71 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 59 144 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 3.34% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 3.56% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 52 81 29
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -20.00% +26.26%
10th Percentile £41,100 £31,000 £41,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year +19.57% -19.65% +14.50%

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 2,813 4,043 3,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.78% 93.83% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,011 3,065 2,574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,525
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -9 55 £65,000 +44.44% 17
Peterborough -23 4 £52,500 -32.26%
Data Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 42 (71.19%) Hadoop
2 38 (64.41%) Python
3 36 (61.02%) Machine Learning
4 30 (50.85%) Big Data
5 24 (40.68%) Algorithms
6 20 (33.90%) Deep Learning
6 20 (33.90%) TensorFlow
7 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (28.81%) Apache Spark
9 16 (27.12%) Bayesian Methods
9 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (27.12%) MongoDB
10 15 (25.42%) Neural Network
10 15 (25.42%) PhD
10 15 (25.42%) Analytics
10 15 (25.42%) Predictive Analysis
11 13 (22.03%) Java
11 13 (22.03%) SQL
12 12 (20.34%) ETL
12 12 (20.34%) Hortonworks
12 12 (20.34%) Kafka
13 11 (18.64%) Degree
13 11 (18.64%) Apache
14 10 (16.95%) CA
14 10 (16.95%) Web Services
14 10 (16.95%) Retail
14 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
14 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
14 10 (16.95%) QA

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 17 (28.81%) Apache Spark
2 11 (18.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (5.08%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (71.19%) Hadoop
2 30 (50.85%) Big Data
3 16 (27.12%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
5 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.17%) Sqoop
7 5 (8.47%) Apache Hive
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.78%) Data Lake
8 4 (6.78%) MySQL
8 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.78%) Power BI
9 3 (5.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.69%) HBase
10 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JMeter
1 5 (8.47%) Selenium
1 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.78%) Maven
General
1 10 (16.95%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Law
3 4 (6.78%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.08%) Finance
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Data Scientist
2 10 (16.95%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Hadoop Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 5 (8.47%) Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Development Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Graduate
3 5 (8.47%) Graduate Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Graduate Software Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Principal Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Software Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Software Development Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Research Scientist
4 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Data Scientist
6 2 (3.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (1.69%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) TensorFlow
2 12 (20.34%) Kafka
3 10 (16.95%) Web Services
4 9 (15.25%) SOAP
5 6 (10.17%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (6.78%) Apache Commons
6 4 (6.78%) CSS
6 4 (6.78%) HTML
6 4 (6.78%) HTML5
6 4 (6.78%) jQuery
6 4 (6.78%) NumPy
6 4 (6.78%) OSGi
6 4 (6.78%) Pandas
6 4 (6.78%) REST
6 4 (6.78%) Spring
6 4 (6.78%) WSDL
7 3 (5.08%) Keras
7 3 (5.08%) scikit-learn
7 3 (5.08%) SciPy
8 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Algorithms
2 6 (10.17%) Life Science
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.78%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Machine Learning
2 20 (33.90%) Deep Learning
3 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Bayesian Methods
5 15 (25.42%) Analytics
5 15 (25.42%) Neural Network
5 15 (25.42%) Predictive Analysis
6 12 (20.34%) ETL
7 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
7 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
7 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (15.25%) Scrum
8 9 (15.25%) SDLC
9 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.17%) Physics
10 6 (10.17%) Project Management
10 6 (10.17%) Statistics
10 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) Python
2 13 (22.03%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) R
3 9 (15.25%) Scala
4 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.78%) C++
5 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.08%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C#
7 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.39%) U-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) PhD
2 11 (18.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) HDFS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Oozie
2 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Hortonworks
2 10 (16.95%) CA
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Google
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Tableau
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos