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

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 358 621 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.21% 16.58% 9.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.10% 18.03% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 264 426 262
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,435 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.26% +13.21% -1.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £73,625
East of England median annual salary £43,870 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% +6.25% -

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 3,225 3,445 3,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.93% 91.99% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,183 2,664 2,612
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% - -

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 15 October 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 15 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 -3 330 £45,000 - 87
Peterborough -35 16 £33,500 -20.24% 4
Huntingdon +13 5 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 169 (47.21%) Degree
2 167 (46.65%) Computer Science
3 145 (40.50%) Python
4 129 (36.03%) Software Engineering
5 115 (32.12%) Physics
6 105 (29.33%) Machine Learning
7 104 (29.05%) PhD
8 102 (28.49%) C++
9 95 (26.54%) Algorithms
10 87 (24.30%) C#
11 81 (22.63%) Artificial Intelligence
12 77 (21.51%) C
13 70 (19.55%) SQL
14 68 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (18.72%) Java
16 66 (18.44%) Linux
17 65 (18.16%) JavaScript
18 55 (15.36%) Statistics
19 54 (15.08%) OO
20 50 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (13.41%) Finance
21 48 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (13.41%) Test Automation
22 42 (11.73%) .NET
23 34 (9.50%) Windows
23 34 (9.50%) Numerate Degree
24 33 (9.22%) Computer Science Degree
25 30 (8.38%) Data Science
25 30 (8.38%) Life Science
25 30 (8.38%) Deep Learning

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 16 (4.47%) OpenStack
2 9 (2.51%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.84%) Apache
4 3 (0.84%) CMS
4 3 (0.84%) SAS
4 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.56%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.07%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.23%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (1.96%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.40%) Firewall
5 4 (1.12%) SMS
5 4 (1.12%) Wireless
6 3 (0.84%) Broadband
7 2 (0.56%) Skype
7 2 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.47%) Big Data
2 14 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.40%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.84%) MySQL
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.28%) HBase
9 1 (0.28%) Power BI
9 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.35%) NUnit
4 10 (2.79%) JIRA
5 9 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.23%) Selenium
6 8 (2.23%) Vagrant
7 6 (1.68%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.56%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.56%) Redmine
8 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 48 (13.41%) Finance
2 20 (5.59%) Games
3 15 (4.19%) Electronics
4 14 (3.91%) Publishing
5 10 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.51%) Marketing
7 5 (1.40%) Law
7 5 (1.40%) Retail
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 108 (30.17%) Developer
2 93 (25.98%) Graduate
3 79 (22.07%) Software Engineer
4 52 (14.53%) Software Developer
5 37 (10.34%) Consultant
5 37 (10.34%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 28 (7.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 28 (7.82%) Python Developer
7 27 (7.54%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.54%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (7.54%) Test Engineer
8 25 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (5.59%) Software Test Engineer
10 17 (4.75%) Data Scientist
11 16 (4.47%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (4.47%) Senior Test Engineer
12 15 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (4.19%) Senior Software Test Engineer
13 14 (3.91%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.73%) .NET
2 29 (8.10%) Web Services
2 29 (8.10%) WPF
3 23 (6.42%) HTML
4 19 (5.31%) TensorFlow
5 16 (4.47%) ASP.NET
6 15 (4.19%) CSS
6 15 (4.19%) HTML5
7 14 (3.91%) Reactive Extensions
7 14 (3.91%) WinForms
8 13 (3.63%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (3.63%) RESTful
9 12 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.35%) Velocity
9 12 (3.35%) WCF
10 11 (3.07%) CSS3
10 11 (3.07%) Django
11 7 (1.96%) Keras
12 6 (1.68%) Node.js
13 5 (1.40%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 167 (46.65%) Computer Science
2 95 (26.54%) Algorithms
3 48 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (8.38%) Life Science
5 20 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (5.03%) Reinsurance
7 15 (4.19%) Robotics
8 14 (3.91%) Fintech
9 12 (3.35%) Data Structures
10 11 (3.07%) Smart City
10 11 (3.07%) User Experience
11 10 (2.79%) Driving Licence
12 8 (2.23%) Cloud Native
12 8 (2.23%) Device Driver
13 7 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (1.12%) PMI
15 3 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
15 3 (0.84%) Blog
15 3 (0.84%) CUDA
15 3 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.44%) Linux
2 34 (9.50%) Windows
3 10 (2.79%) Unix
4 8 (2.23%) Android
5 6 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.28%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (36.03%) Software Engineering
2 115 (32.12%) Physics
3 105 (29.33%) Machine Learning
4 81 (22.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 68 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (15.36%) Statistics
7 54 (15.08%) OO
8 50 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (13.41%) Test Automation
10 30 (8.38%) Data Science
10 30 (8.38%) Deep Learning
11 29 (8.10%) Multithreading
12 28 (7.82%) Unit Testing
13 26 (7.26%) Analytics
13 26 (7.26%) Biology
13 26 (7.26%) Risk Management
14 23 (6.42%) Software Testing
15 22 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (6.15%) DevOps
16 21 (5.87%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 145 (40.50%) Python
2 102 (28.49%) C++
3 87 (24.30%) C#
4 77 (21.51%) C
5 70 (19.55%) SQL
6 67 (18.72%) Java
7 65 (18.16%) JavaScript
8 23 (6.42%) PHP
9 13 (3.63%) MATLAB
10 9 (2.51%) Perl
11 8 (2.23%) Go
11 8 (2.23%) R
11 8 (2.23%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.96%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.68%) Julia
13 6 (1.68%) Ruby
14 5 (1.40%) Embedded C++
15 4 (1.12%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 169 (47.21%) Degree
2 104 (29.05%) PhD
3 34 (9.50%) Numerate Degree
4 33 (9.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.07%) MPhil
6 4 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.12%) PMP
6 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.28%) AAT
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 16 (4.47%) Docker
2 8 (2.23%) Lustre
2 8 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (5.03%) Ansible
2 8 (2.23%) Consul
2 8 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.23%) Packer
2 8 (2.23%) Terraform
3 2 (0.56%) SCCM
3 2 (0.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.23%) VMware
3 5 (1.40%) Google
4 3 (0.84%) SAP
4 3 (0.84%) WorldPay
5 2 (0.56%) Citrix
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle
5 2 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco
6 1 (0.28%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.28%) Intel
6 1 (0.28%) NetApp
6 1 (0.28%) QNX
6 1 (0.28%) Wind River