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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 124 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -26
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 15 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 1.23% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 3.72% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 36
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
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
752 698 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.62% 32.89% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 628 639 350
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 32 (76.19%) Degree
2 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
3 18 (42.86%) .NET
4 17 (40.48%) C#
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
5 13 (30.95%) Physics
6 12 (28.57%) Time Management
7 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.43%) Windows
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.05%) C
9 8 (19.05%) MySQL
9 8 (19.05%) C++
9 8 (19.05%) Project Management
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Finance
9 8 (19.05%) Scrum
9 8 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling
9 8 (19.05%) User Experience
10 7 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
10 7 (16.67%) Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (16.67%) Google Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) WebTrends
1 7 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Heroku
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) LAN
1 5 (11.90%) WAN
1 5 (11.90%) VPN
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) HSRP
2 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
2 4 (9.52%) VRRP
2 4 (9.52%) VoIP
2 4 (9.52%) WLAN
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 6 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) STATISTICA
4 1 (2.38%) QlikView
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Graduate
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Trainer
9 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Junior
9 1 (2.38%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) Ajax
5 6 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (9.52%) XML
7 3 (7.14%) MFC
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) COM
9 1 (2.38%) RESTful
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.38%) JSON
9 1 (2.38%) WCF
9 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Physics
3 8 (19.05%) User Experience
4 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 7 (16.67%) Economics
4 7 (16.67%) Statistics
5 6 (14.29%) Remote Sensing
5 6 (14.29%) Telematics
6 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
8 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.38%) Clustering
9 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Time Management
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
4 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 7 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
4 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.52%) OO
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) IT Governance
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) C#
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C++
2 8 (19.05%) C
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) VC++
7 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.76%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.38%) C++/CLI
8 1 (2.38%) R
8 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCSD
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco
3 4 (9.52%) Avaya
3 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.14%) Borland
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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