Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 188 148
Rank change year-on-year +3 -40 +42
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 19 7 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.19% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 0.52% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 38
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.21% -37.08% +50.00%
10th Percentile £40,700 £21,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -45.83% +50.00%

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,339 1,338 1,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.89% 35.59% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 920 952 1,073
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,550 £72,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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 +2 15 £45,000 +19.21% 18
Peterborough - 4 £44,000 - 1
Master's Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Master's Degree 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 Master's Degree.

1 19 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
3 11 (57.89%) Machine Learning
3 11 (57.89%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) scikit-learn
4 9 (47.37%) TensorFlow
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) Data Science
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (31.58%) C++
8 5 (26.32%) PhD
8 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
8 5 (26.32%) Physics
8 5 (26.32%) Statistics
8 5 (26.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
8 5 (26.32%) Julia
8 5 (26.32%) Probability Theory
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) C
9 4 (21.05%) Code Optimisation
9 4 (21.05%) Web Filtering
9 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
9 4 (21.05%) Theano
9 4 (21.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (21.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
9 4 (21.05%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (21.05%) Torch
9 4 (21.05%) Decision Tree
9 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving

Master's Degree
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:

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (21.05%) MPLS
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
1 4 (21.05%) SSL
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Research Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Operations Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Junior
2 4 (21.05%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) scikit-learn
1 9 (47.37%) TensorFlow
2 4 (21.05%) Theano
2 4 (21.05%) Torch
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Retrofit
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) CUDA
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.79%) Java Card
5 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Machine Learning
2 7 (36.84%) Data Science
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Physics
3 5 (26.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Probability Theory
3 5 (26.32%) Statistics
4 4 (21.05%) Code Optimisation
4 4 (21.05%) Decision Tree
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Signal Processing
4 4 (21.05%) Hidden Markov Model
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Neural Network
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) Signal Processing
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Julia
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) C
5 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (26.32%) PhD
4 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CEH
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) GISF
4 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
4 4 (21.05%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA