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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 80 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 57 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.97% 1.93% 2.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.40% 5.12% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 40
Average salary £36,750 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.53% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,500 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
891 683 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.48% 37.61% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 759 527 589
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (65.63%) Degree
2 54 (56.25%) C++
3 49 (51.04%) Computer Science
4 38 (39.58%) Java
5 35 (36.46%) Software Engineering
6 27 (28.13%) SQL
7 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
8 21 (21.88%) Linux
9 20 (20.83%) Physics
10 19 (19.79%) Algorithms
11 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 18 (18.75%) C
12 17 (17.71%) Data Structures
13 16 (16.67%) UNIX
13 16 (16.67%) XML
14 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
14 14 (14.58%) SDLC
15 13 (13.54%) OOA/OOD
15 13 (13.54%) Data Modelling
15 13 (13.54%) OOD
16 12 (12.50%) OpenGL
16 12 (12.50%) DirectX
16 12 (12.50%) MFC
16 12 (12.50%) Electronics
16 12 (12.50%) User Experience
16 12 (12.50%) Qt
17 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
17 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
17 11 (11.46%) Big Data
17 11 (11.46%) Python

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (8.33%) SAS
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (5.21%) ArcGIS
2 5 (5.21%) ArcSDE
2 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.21%) nginx
2 5 (5.21%) Node.js
2 5 (5.21%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.21%) JBoss
2 5 (5.21%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.42%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) Big Data
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) QlikView
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.50%) Electronics
3 8 (8.33%) Advertising
4 7 (7.29%) Finance
5 4 (4.17%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.13%) Retail
7 2 (2.08%) Banking
7 2 (2.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.04%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Developer
2 28 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 21 (21.88%) Graduate
4 18 (18.75%) Junior
5 17 (17.71%) Software Developer
6 13 (13.54%) Applications Developer
6 13 (13.54%) C++ Developer
7 12 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Junior Developer
9 9 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) Consultant
11 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
12 5 (5.21%) GIS Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Management Consultant
12 5 (5.21%) Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) UI Developer
12 5 (5.21%) UX Developer
12 5 (5.21%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) XML
2 12 (12.50%) MFC
2 12 (12.50%) OpenGL
2 12 (12.50%) DirectX
2 12 (12.50%) Qt
3 10 (10.42%) Web Services
3 10 (10.42%) jQuery
4 9 (9.38%) CSS
5 7 (7.29%) .NET
6 5 (5.21%) HTML
6 5 (5.21%) JSP
6 5 (5.21%) SOAP
6 5 (5.21%) XSLT
6 5 (5.21%) JSF
6 5 (5.21%) Ajax
6 5 (5.21%) Java EE
6 5 (5.21%) JSON
6 5 (5.21%) REST
6 5 (5.21%) CSS3
6 5 (5.21%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (51.04%) Computer Science
2 20 (20.83%) Physics
3 19 (19.79%) Algorithms
4 17 (17.71%) Data Structures
5 12 (12.50%) User Experience
6 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
7 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (7.29%) Statistics
9 5 (5.21%) GIS
10 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.04%) ASIC
11 1 (1.04%) VHDL
11 1 (1.04%) Verilog
11 1 (1.04%) CESG
11 1 (1.04%) Economics
11 1 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Linux
2 16 (16.67%) UNIX
3 6 (6.25%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Software Engineering
2 14 (14.58%) SDLC
3 13 (13.54%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (13.54%) Data Modelling
3 13 (13.54%) OOD
4 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.38%) OO
6 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.25%) TDD
8 5 (5.21%) Data Management
8 5 (5.21%) Integration Testing
8 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.21%) RUP
8 5 (5.21%) DSDM
8 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.21%) Scrum
9 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.17%) Project Management
9 4 (4.17%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.25%) C++
2 38 (39.58%) Java
3 27 (28.13%) SQL
4 18 (18.75%) C
4 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.46%) Python
6 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.21%) Perl
6 5 (5.21%) PHP
7 3 (3.13%) C#
7 3 (3.13%) VBA
8 2 (2.08%) R
8 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (65.63%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) PhD
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.04%) QA
1 1 (1.04%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Oracle
2 5 (5.21%) Mapinfo
2 5 (5.21%) ESRI
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.04%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per day + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
AXA
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, etc.
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago