Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 12 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 593 558 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.91% 15.65% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.01% 17.48% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 350 342 239
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,148 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.93% +10.37% -

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 3,950 3,192 3,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.68% 89.54% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,546 2,458 2,860
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -2 543 £40,000 -11.11% 76
Peterborough -3 21 £42,000 +29.23% 6
Huntingdon +4 5 £22,500 -47.06% 2
St Neots - 2 £50,000 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 313 (52.78%) Computer Science
2 290 (48.90%) Python
3 282 (47.55%) Software Engineering
4 269 (45.36%) C++
5 261 (44.01%) Degree
6 251 (42.33%) Physics
7 212 (35.75%) C
8 183 (30.86%) Linux
9 172 (29.01%) Algorithms
10 164 (27.66%) Machine Learning
11 141 (23.78%) PhD
12 130 (21.92%) Java
13 118 (19.90%) Artificial Intelligence
14 112 (18.89%) C#
15 104 (17.54%) SQL
16 93 (15.68%) Statistics
17 92 (15.51%) Data Science
18 90 (15.18%) Computer Vision
18 90 (15.18%) JavaScript
19 81 (13.66%) Windows
20 79 (13.32%) MATLAB
21 77 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
22 75 (12.65%) OO
23 69 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
24 67 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
25 66 (11.13%) .NET
26 61 (10.29%) Finance
27 59 (9.95%) Test Automation
28 57 (9.61%) Embedded C
29 55 (9.27%) Embedded C++

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 8 (1.35%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.01%) Apache
2 6 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (0.84%) OpenStack
3 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.51%) Apache Solr
4 3 (0.51%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) Smallworld
Applications
1 16 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.34%) FrameMaker
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) RoboHelp
4 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.17%) Maya
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.01%) GitHub
4 6 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (0.84%) IaaS
6 2 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.36%) Wireless
3 13 (2.19%) Broadband
4 8 (1.35%) Firewall
4 8 (1.35%) SMS
5 3 (0.51%) OpenFlow
6 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.23%) Big Data
2 22 (3.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.85%) Data Mining
3 11 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 11 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.84%) Blockchain
6 5 (0.84%) Power BI
7 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.17%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (3.54%) Git (software)
1 21 (3.54%) NUnit
2 19 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.51%) JIRA
5 2 (0.34%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.17%) GitLab
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.17%) webpack
General
1 61 (10.29%) Finance
2 45 (7.59%) Electronics
3 19 (3.20%) Games
4 11 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.35%) Legal
6 5 (0.84%) Retail
7 4 (0.67%) German Language
7 4 (0.67%) Law
8 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 223 (37.61%) Software Engineer
2 176 (29.68%) Graduate
3 145 (24.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 142 (23.95%) Developer
5 103 (17.37%) C Software Engineer
6 94 (15.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 88 (14.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 83 (14.00%) Software Developer
9 63 (10.62%) Computer Engineer
9 63 (10.62%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 60 (10.12%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 60 (10.12%) Embedded Engineer
11 58 (9.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 58 (9.78%) Graduate Developer
12 56 (9.44%) Embedded C Engineer
13 55 (9.27%) Consultant
14 54 (9.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 54 (9.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 54 (9.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
14 54 (9.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.13%) .NET
2 48 (8.09%) WPF
3 46 (7.76%) OpenGL
4 41 (6.91%) HTML
5 35 (5.90%) TensorFlow
6 25 (4.22%) ASP.NET
7 20 (3.37%) Web Services
8 19 (3.20%) WinForms
9 17 (2.87%) CSS
10 16 (2.70%) HTML5
11 15 (2.53%) jQuery
11 15 (2.53%) WCF
12 14 (2.36%) Reactive Extensions
13 13 (2.19%) Node.js
13 13 (2.19%) RESTful
14 12 (2.02%) HEVC
15 10 (1.69%) .NET Framework
15 10 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (1.35%) Velocity
16 8 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 313 (52.78%) Computer Science
2 172 (29.01%) Algorithms
3 67 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.90%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (5.73%) Life Science
6 26 (4.38%) CUDA
7 23 (3.88%) Augmented Reality
8 19 (3.20%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (2.87%) Data Structures
9 17 (2.87%) User Experience
10 12 (2.02%) Fintech
11 9 (1.52%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
12 7 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.01%) PMI
13 6 (1.01%) Robotics
14 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.84%) GPGPU
14 5 (0.84%) iPad
14 5 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 183 (30.86%) Linux
2 81 (13.66%) Windows
3 23 (3.88%) Android
4 18 (3.04%) Unix
5 10 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.84%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.84%) Solaris
8 4 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (47.55%) Software Engineering
2 251 (42.33%) Physics
3 164 (27.66%) Machine Learning
4 118 (19.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 93 (15.68%) Statistics
6 92 (15.51%) Data Science
7 90 (15.18%) Computer Vision
8 77 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (12.65%) OO
10 69 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (9.95%) Test Automation
12 53 (8.94%) Image Processing
13 48 (8.09%) Unit Testing
14 42 (7.08%) Multithreading
14 42 (7.08%) Video Processing
15 39 (6.58%) Analytics
15 39 (6.58%) SDLC
16 28 (4.72%) Software Testing
17 25 (4.22%) Financial Modelling
18 24 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 290 (48.90%) Python
2 269 (45.36%) C++
3 212 (35.75%) C
4 130 (21.92%) Java
5 112 (18.89%) C#
6 104 (17.54%) SQL
7 90 (15.18%) JavaScript
8 79 (13.32%) MATLAB
9 57 (9.61%) Embedded C
10 55 (9.27%) Embedded C++
11 28 (4.72%) PHP
12 25 (4.22%) R
13 14 (2.36%) Perl
14 10 (1.69%) Ruby
15 8 (1.35%) Julia
16 4 (0.67%) VBA
17 3 (0.51%) VB
18 2 (0.34%) Assembly Language
18 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
19 1 (0.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 261 (44.01%) Degree
2 141 (23.78%) PhD
3 54 (9.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (6.75%) Numerate Degree
5 18 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.01%) PMP
6 6 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.84%) CCNA
7 5 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.84%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.51%) MCP
9 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.17%) AAT
10 1 (0.17%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.18%) QA
2 6 (1.01%) GCP
3 3 (0.51%) PMO
4 2 (0.34%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 14 (2.36%) Docker
2 5 (0.84%) Firmware
2 5 (0.84%) LXC
2 5 (0.84%) Xen
3 4 (0.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) Grafana
1 5 (0.84%) Graphite
1 5 (0.84%) Graylog
1 5 (0.84%) Kibana
1 5 (0.84%) logstash
2 2 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 48 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.01%) Facebook
3 5 (0.84%) Capita
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle
3 5 (0.84%) Splunk
3 5 (0.84%) Twitter
3 5 (0.84%) WorldPay
4 4 (0.67%) Tableau
5 3 (0.51%) Cisco
5 3 (0.51%) Cognos
5 3 (0.51%) IBM
5 3 (0.51%) NetApp
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe
6 2 (0.34%) Intel
6 2 (0.34%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.17%) Google
7 1 (0.17%) QNX
7 1 (0.17%) SAP
7 1 (0.17%) Wind River