The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 28 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.26% 6.38% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 13.95% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 2
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Mathematics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 86 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.51% 45.74% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 55 69 133
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -19.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Mathematics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (66.67%) French Language
2 10 (66.67%) Cash Management
3 8 (53.33%) Kondor
3 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Back Office
3 8 (53.33%) Fixed Income
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Physics
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Kondor
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) French Language
3 8 (53.33%) Back Office
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Treasury Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Fixed Income
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Cash Management
2 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley