Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 18 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 638 431 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.78% 13.16% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.05% 14.91% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 420 301 209
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +11.25% -

Mathematics 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 3,974 2,890 3,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.03% 88.24% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,932 2,357 3,014
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.27% +0.76% +1.12%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 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 -1 600 £50,000 +25.00% 86
Peterborough +6 12 £45,000 +100.00% 15
St Neots - 1 £50,000 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 445 (69.75%) Computer Science
2 345 (54.08%) Degree
3 336 (52.66%) C++
4 330 (51.72%) Software Engineering
5 303 (47.49%) Python
6 250 (39.18%) Physics
7 240 (37.62%) C
8 190 (29.78%) Java
9 185 (29.00%) Linux
10 183 (28.68%) Algorithms
11 161 (25.24%) Machine Learning
11 161 (25.24%) C#
12 139 (21.79%) Statistics
13 132 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
14 128 (20.06%) SQL
15 123 (19.28%) PhD
16 115 (18.03%) OO
17 112 (17.55%) Finance
18 108 (16.93%) MATLAB
19 99 (15.52%) JavaScript
20 97 (15.20%) Windows
21 89 (13.95%) Electronics
22 86 (13.48%) Computer Science Degree
23 84 (13.17%) WPF
24 82 (12.85%) Data Science
25 80 (12.54%) Computer Vision
26 76 (11.91%) .NET
27 70 (10.97%) Artificial Intelligence
27 70 (10.97%) Test Automation
28 65 (10.19%) SDLC

Mathematics
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 12 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.57%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.16%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.16%) Maya
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.16%) Weka
3 1 (0.16%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.88%) SaaS
4 6 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.94%) GitHub
5 5 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (0.78%) IaaS
6 3 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.31%) AdWords
7 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.74%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.70%) Wireless
3 9 (1.41%) Bluetooth
3 9 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.78%) Broadband
4 5 (0.78%) Firewall
5 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.31%) Modbus
6 2 (0.31%) WLAN
6 2 (0.31%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.16%) HTTP
7 1 (0.16%) IPsec
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.16%) SCTP
7 1 (0.16%) SMS
7 1 (0.16%) SNMP
7 1 (0.16%) VPN
7 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.33%) Big Data
2 24 (3.76%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.29%) NoSQL
4 12 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.25%) Data Mining
6 8 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.10%) MySQL
7 7 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.78%) Blockchain
8 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.78%) GIS
8 5 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 48 (7.52%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 32 (5.02%) NUnit
3 15 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.63%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.31%) GCC
6 2 (0.31%) WebSharper
7 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 112 (17.55%) Finance
2 89 (13.95%) Electronics
3 8 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.10%) Games
4 7 (1.10%) Marketing
4 7 (1.10%) Retail
5 5 (0.78%) Legal
5 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.63%) Automotive
7 3 (0.47%) Arabic Language
7 3 (0.47%) French Language
7 3 (0.47%) Law
7 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 256 (40.13%) Software Engineer
2 203 (31.82%) Developer
3 157 (24.61%) C++ Software Engineer
4 134 (21.00%) Graduate
5 102 (15.99%) Software Developer
6 96 (15.05%) C Software Engineer
7 95 (14.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 77 (12.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 73 (11.44%) Embedded Engineer
10 70 (10.97%) C# Developer
11 61 (9.56%) Embedded C Engineer
12 59 (9.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 56 (8.78%) C++ Developer
13 56 (8.78%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
14 55 (8.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 54 (8.46%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
16 53 (8.31%) C++ Software Developer
16 53 (8.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 50 (7.84%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
18 49 (7.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (13.17%) WPF
2 76 (11.91%) .NET
3 55 (8.62%) HTML
4 35 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 34 (5.33%) OpenGL
6 31 (4.86%) WCF
7 28 (4.39%) CSS
7 28 (4.39%) TensorFlow
8 24 (3.76%) Reactive Extensions
9 23 (3.61%) HTML5
10 22 (3.45%) HEVC
10 22 (3.45%) jQuery
11 18 (2.82%) WinForms
12 16 (2.51%) RESTful
12 16 (2.51%) Web Services
13 15 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.72%) Velocity
15 10 (1.57%) Torch
16 9 (1.41%) Django
16 9 (1.41%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 445 (69.75%) Computer Science
2 183 (28.68%) Algorithms
3 46 (7.21%) Life Science
4 42 (6.58%) Embedded Systems
5 28 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
6 25 (3.92%) Robotics
7 24 (3.76%) Data Structures
8 21 (3.29%) Augmented Reality
9 16 (2.51%) CUDA
10 14 (2.19%) Acoustics
11 10 (1.57%) GPGPU
12 8 (1.25%) 3D Printing
13 7 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.94%) VHDL
15 5 (0.78%) Device Driver
15 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.78%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 185 (29.00%) Linux
2 97 (15.20%) Windows
3 29 (4.55%) Android
4 14 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 6 (0.94%) Unix
6 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.78%) Solaris
7 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.31%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 250 (39.18%) Physics
3 161 (25.24%) Machine Learning
4 139 (21.79%) Statistics
5 132 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (18.03%) OO
7 82 (12.85%) Data Science
8 80 (12.54%) Computer Vision
9 70 (10.97%) Artificial Intelligence
9 70 (10.97%) Test Automation
10 65 (10.19%) SDLC
11 50 (7.84%) Multithreading
12 42 (6.58%) Unit Testing
13 41 (6.43%) Analytics
14 39 (6.11%) Neural Network
15 38 (5.96%) Financial Modelling
16 37 (5.80%) Image Processing
17 36 (5.64%) Linux Kernel Development
18 33 (5.17%) OOD
19 32 (5.02%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 336 (52.66%) C++
2 303 (47.49%) Python
3 240 (37.62%) C
4 190 (29.78%) Java
5 161 (25.24%) C#
6 128 (20.06%) SQL
7 108 (16.93%) MATLAB
8 99 (15.52%) JavaScript
9 52 (8.15%) Embedded C
10 44 (6.90%) Embedded C++
11 28 (4.39%) R
12 26 (4.08%) Julia
13 18 (2.82%) Perl
14 13 (2.04%) Ruby
15 10 (1.57%) Scala
16 7 (1.10%) Assembly Language
17 6 (0.94%) PHP
18 5 (0.78%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.78%) VB
18 5 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 345 (54.08%) Degree
2 123 (19.28%) PhD
3 86 (13.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
5 18 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.78%) CCNA
6 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.78%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.31%) MCP
7 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.41%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.31%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (2.51%) Docker
2 15 (2.35%) Firmware
3 5 (0.78%) LXC
3 5 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.78%) Xen
4 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) Grafana
1 5 (0.78%) Graphite
1 5 (0.78%) Graylog
1 5 (0.78%) Kibana
1 5 (0.78%) logstash
2 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.19%) Twitter
3 12 (1.88%) Facebook
4 8 (1.25%) Oracle
4 8 (1.25%) Terracotta
5 7 (1.10%) TOWER Software
6 5 (0.78%) Cognos
6 5 (0.78%) Splunk
6 5 (0.78%) VMware
6 5 (0.78%) Wind River
6 5 (0.78%) Xilinx
7 3 (0.47%) Cisco
7 3 (0.47%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.47%) SAP
8 2 (0.31%) Google
8 2 (0.31%) Hootsuite
8 2 (0.31%) NetApp
8 2 (0.31%) Omniture
8 2 (0.31%) QNX
8 2 (0.31%) Rackspace