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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 112 102 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 8 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.53% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.59% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 35
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,250 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,701 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +2.73%
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
468 504 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.87% 33.27% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 415 447 400
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) C++
5 8 (34.78%) XML
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Physics
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) VB
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
8 5 (21.74%) CCNA
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
8 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
8 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) HSRP
9 4 (17.39%) Time Management
9 4 (17.39%) Avaya

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VPN
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Wireless
2 4 (17.39%) HSRP
2 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
2 4 (17.39%) VRRP
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
2 4 (17.39%) WLAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) STATISTICA
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Automotive
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) COM
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) Ajax
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Physics
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
4 3 (13.04%) User Experience
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.70%) Telematics
5 2 (8.70%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) CAD
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) OOP
4 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Cash Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.70%) VC++
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C++/CLI
7 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSD
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Avaya
4 2 (8.70%) Borland
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Tableau
5 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
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