The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 124 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 3 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 1.41% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 3.94% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 32
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mathematics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 685 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.29% 35.86% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 590 595
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics.

1 14 (70.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Physics
4 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) QA
7 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
7 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (25.00%) Probability Theory
7 5 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
7 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 5 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
7 5 (25.00%) GNU Octave
7 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 5 (25.00%) Fortran
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) PhD
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
8 4 (20.00%) Social Media
8 4 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) GNU Octave
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) TestNG
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.00%) Gradle
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Internal Account Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Trainee
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Swing
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) JSF
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JavaFX
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Physics
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (20.00%) Social Media
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 5 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 5 (25.00%) Probability Theory
3 5 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) Fortran
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Haskell
7 1 (5.00%) Erlang
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
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