Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 510 608 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.12% 16.10% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.12% 17.72% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 317 393 261
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3,613 3,432 3,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.95% 90.89% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,261 2,631 2,786
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +1 468 £41,000 -3.53% 75
Peterborough -28 19 £32,000 -23.81% 3
Huntingdon +14 8 £22,500 -47.06% 1
St Neots -6 1 £50,000 +115.05%
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 237 (46.47%) Computer Science
2 233 (45.69%) Python
3 231 (45.29%) Software Engineering
4 218 (42.75%) Degree
5 211 (41.37%) Physics
6 181 (35.49%) C++
7 160 (31.37%) C
8 144 (28.24%) Algorithms
9 141 (27.65%) Machine Learning
10 138 (27.06%) Linux
11 134 (26.27%) PhD
12 100 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
13 96 (18.82%) C#
14 95 (18.63%) Java
15 85 (16.67%) SQL
16 82 (16.08%) JavaScript
17 74 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
17 74 (14.51%) Data Science
18 72 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
19 66 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
20 64 (12.55%) Statistics
20 64 (12.55%) Computer Vision
21 61 (11.96%) Windows
22 58 (11.37%) OO
23 57 (11.18%) .NET
24 54 (10.59%) MATLAB
24 54 (10.59%) Finance
25 53 (10.39%) Test Automation
26 43 (8.43%) Unit Testing
27 41 (8.04%) Image Processing

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 15 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 13 (2.55%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.37%) Apache
4 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.59%) SAS
6 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) Smallworld
Applications
1 18 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.39%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.39%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.20%) GitHub
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.96%) Broadband
3 9 (1.76%) Wireless
4 8 (1.57%) SMS
4 8 (1.57%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.98%) Firewall
7 3 (0.59%) OpenFlow
8 2 (0.39%) Skype
8 2 (0.39%) VoIP
9 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.49%) Big Data
2 20 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.55%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.35%) Hadoop
4 12 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.76%) Data Mining
6 8 (1.57%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.98%) Power BI
8 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.59%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.20%) HBase
11 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.14%) NUnit
3 15 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.37%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.98%) JIRA
7 4 (0.78%) Selenium
8 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.39%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.39%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.20%) GitLab
10 1 (0.20%) Subversion
10 1 (0.20%) webpack
General
1 54 (10.59%) Finance
2 25 (4.90%) Electronics
3 20 (3.92%) Games
4 11 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.98%) Law
5 5 (0.98%) Legal
5 5 (0.98%) Publishing
5 5 (0.98%) Retail
6 4 (0.78%) German Language
6 4 (0.78%) Marketing
7 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (32.55%) Software Engineer
2 156 (30.59%) Graduate
3 131 (25.69%) Developer
4 95 (18.63%) C++ Software Engineer
5 74 (14.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 71 (13.92%) Software Developer
7 70 (13.73%) C Software Engineer
8 61 (11.96%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 50 (9.80%) Graduate Developer
10 47 (9.22%) Consultant
11 43 (8.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 42 (8.24%) Computer Engineer
12 42 (8.24%) Computer Vision Engineer
12 42 (8.24%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 41 (8.04%) Embedded Engineer
13 41 (8.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 37 (7.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 37 (7.25%) Embedded C Engineer
14 37 (7.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 37 (7.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.18%) .NET
2 34 (6.67%) OpenGL
3 31 (6.08%) HTML
3 31 (6.08%) TensorFlow
4 30 (5.88%) WPF
5 28 (5.49%) Web Services
6 18 (3.53%) ASP.NET
7 16 (3.14%) CSS
8 15 (2.94%) WinForms
9 14 (2.75%) HTML5
10 12 (2.35%) Velocity
10 12 (2.35%) WCF
11 11 (2.16%) Node.js
11 11 (2.16%) RESTful
12 10 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (1.96%) Reactive Extensions
13 9 (1.76%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.76%) Django
14 8 (1.57%) CSS3
14 8 (1.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 237 (46.47%) Computer Science
2 144 (28.24%) Algorithms
3 66 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (7.06%) Life Science
5 33 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.92%) CUDA
7 19 (3.73%) Data Structures
8 17 (3.33%) User Experience
9 16 (3.14%) Fintech
10 14 (2.75%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.76%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.76%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.57%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (1.37%) Cloud Native
14 7 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (1.37%) Robotics
15 6 (1.18%) PMI
16 5 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 138 (27.06%) Linux
2 61 (11.96%) Windows
3 20 (3.92%) Unix
4 14 (2.75%) Android
5 6 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.20%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (45.29%) Software Engineering
2 211 (41.37%) Physics
3 141 (27.65%) Machine Learning
4 100 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
5 74 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (14.51%) Data Science
6 72 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
7 64 (12.55%) Computer Vision
7 64 (12.55%) Statistics
8 58 (11.37%) OO
9 53 (10.39%) Test Automation
10 43 (8.43%) Unit Testing
11 41 (8.04%) Image Processing
12 40 (7.84%) Analytics
13 37 (7.25%) Multithreading
14 34 (6.67%) Video Processing
15 31 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (5.49%) SDLC
17 25 (4.90%) Data Analysis
18 24 (4.71%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 233 (45.69%) Python
2 181 (35.49%) C++
3 160 (31.37%) C
4 96 (18.82%) C#
5 95 (18.63%) Java
6 85 (16.67%) SQL
7 82 (16.08%) JavaScript
8 54 (10.59%) MATLAB
9 40 (7.84%) Embedded C
10 38 (7.45%) Embedded C++
11 27 (5.29%) PHP
12 15 (2.94%) R
13 11 (2.16%) Perl
14 7 (1.37%) Go
15 5 (0.98%) Ruby
16 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.59%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.39%) Assembly Language
18 2 (0.39%) VBA
19 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 218 (42.75%) Degree
2 134 (26.27%) PhD
3 40 (7.84%) Numerate Degree
4 37 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.18%) PMP
6 6 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.59%) MCP
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.39%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.20%) AAT
9 1 (0.20%) CCNA
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.20%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.76%) QA
2 7 (1.37%) GCP
3 3 (0.59%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (1.96%) Docker
2 8 (1.57%) Lustre
3 7 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.59%) Firmware
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) LXC
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (2.16%) Ansible
2 7 (1.37%) Consul
2 7 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.37%) Packer
2 7 (1.37%) Terraform
3 2 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.39%) SCSM
4 1 (0.20%) Grafana
4 1 (0.20%) Graphite
4 1 (0.20%) Graylog
4 1 (0.20%) Kibana
4 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 38 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.37%) VMware
3 5 (0.98%) Capita
3 5 (0.98%) WorldPay
4 4 (0.78%) Oracle
4 4 (0.78%) Tableau
5 3 (0.59%) Cisco
5 3 (0.59%) IBM
5 3 (0.59%) NetApp
6 2 (0.39%) Adobe
6 2 (0.39%) Citrix
6 2 (0.39%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos
7 1 (0.20%) Facebook
7 1 (0.20%) Google
7 1 (0.20%) Intel
7 1 (0.20%) QNX
7 1 (0.20%) SAP
7 1 (0.20%) Splunk
7 1 (0.20%) Wind River