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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 98 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 17 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 0.98% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 3.04% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
518 527 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.70% 32.17% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 419 462 355
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 March 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) C
3 12 (44.44%) C++
4 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (33.33%) Physics
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
8 6 (22.22%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) OO
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) PhD
9 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
9 5 (18.52%) Fortran
9 5 (18.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (18.52%) Image Processing
9 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
9 5 (18.52%) Pattern Recognition
9 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
9 5 (18.52%) Probability Theory
9 5 (18.52%) Linear Algebra
9 5 (18.52%) GNU Octave
10 4 (14.81%) Internet

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (18.52%) GNU Octave
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) STATISTICA
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Graduate
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Account Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Internal Account Manager
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) COM
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) MFC
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Physics
3 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
4 5 (18.52%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
5 4 (14.81%) Social Media
5 4 (14.81%) Digital Media
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 3 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Image Processing
3 5 (18.52%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
3 5 (18.52%) Probability Theory
3 5 (18.52%) Linear Algebra
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) CAD
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Cash Management
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) C
3 9 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Fortran
5 3 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.41%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (3.70%) C++/CLI
7 1 (3.70%) Haskell
7 1 (3.70%) Erlang
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) MOM
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Borland
2 2 (7.41%) Apple
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) F5
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