The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 60 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.97% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% 3.03% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £32,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Mathematics
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
164 132 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.58% 27.67% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 156 109 118
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,548 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Cardiff

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) STL
3 4 (40.00%) VC++
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) GIS
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 4 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (40.00%) Cartography
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) SAS
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) SPSS
2 1 (10.00%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Product Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) STL
1 4 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Cartography
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Markov Chain
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Fraud Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Econometrics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) VC++
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
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