The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 88 89 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 40 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.97% 1.84% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.74% 4.47% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 11
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Mathematics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
697 827 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.32% 41.02% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 577 634 642
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Bristol

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 46 (69.70%) Degree
2 42 (63.64%) C++
3 30 (45.45%) Java
4 29 (43.94%) Physics
5 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
6 26 (39.39%) C
7 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 23 (34.85%) Linux
9 21 (31.82%) SQL
10 18 (27.27%) Python
11 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 15 (22.73%) OpenStack
11 15 (22.73%) Algorithms
12 14 (21.21%) XML
13 13 (19.70%) Aerospace
14 12 (18.18%) UNIX
15 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.15%) HTTP
17 9 (13.64%) Data Structures
18 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
18 8 (12.12%) Finance
18 8 (12.12%) Device Driver
18 8 (12.12%) IBM
18 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
18 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
18 8 (12.12%) PhD
18 8 (12.12%) OO
18 8 (12.12%) CSS
19 7 (10.61%) Oracle

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (22.73%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.09%) SAS
3 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.55%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.55%) ArcSDE
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.55%) nginx
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) NASTRAN
3 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.15%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JUnit
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.03%) Subversion
1 2 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (19.70%) Aerospace
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Military
4 5 (7.58%) Electronics
4 5 (7.58%) Advertising
5 3 (4.55%) Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Software Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Graduate
4 10 (15.15%) Junior
4 10 (15.15%) Junior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C++ Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.58%) C++ Applications Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) XML
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
3 7 (10.61%) REST
4 5 (7.58%) JSF
4 5 (7.58%) Qt
4 5 (7.58%) .NET
4 5 (7.58%) MFC
4 5 (7.58%) XSLT
4 5 (7.58%) OpenGL
4 5 (7.58%) DirectX
5 4 (6.06%) Ajax
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) HTML
6 3 (4.55%) CSS3
6 3 (4.55%) PostGIS
6 3 (4.55%) RESTful
6 3 (4.55%) Java EE
6 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 3 (4.55%) Dojo
6 3 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Physics
2 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 15 (22.73%) Algorithms
4 9 (13.64%) Data Structures
5 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (12.12%) Device Driver
6 6 (9.09%) Statistics
7 3 (4.55%) User Experience
7 3 (4.55%) GIS
8 2 (3.03%) Open Source
9 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.52%) STB
9 1 (1.52%) Economics
9 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) UNIX
3 5 (7.58%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 8 (12.12%) OO
3 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
3 7 (10.61%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.09%) Logistics
5 5 (7.58%) Parallel Programming
5 5 (7.58%) OOD
5 5 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) TDD
6 3 (4.55%) Data Management
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.55%) RUP
6 3 (4.55%) DSDM
6 3 (4.55%) UML
6 3 (4.55%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.55%) Pattern Recognition
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) C++
2 30 (45.45%) Java
3 26 (39.39%) C
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 18 (27.27%) Python
6 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.06%) Perl
7 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) C#
10 1 (1.52%) VBA
10 1 (1.52%) R
10 1 (1.52%) Fortran
10 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (69.70%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) PhD
2 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) IBM
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) SIMUL8
4 3 (4.55%) Mapinfo
4 3 (4.55%) ESRI
5 2 (3.03%) Talend
6 1 (1.52%) Cadence
6 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
TRG
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago