The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 23 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 20 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.87% - 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.75% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Mathematics
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
127 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.00% 27.83% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £41,600 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Chester

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 21 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (83.33%) Credit Risk
2 20 (83.33%) Analytics
3 18 (75.00%) Economics
4 17 (70.83%) Finance
4 17 (70.83%) SAS
5 16 (66.67%) SQL
6 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (50.00%) Marketing
8 10 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
8 10 (41.67%) VBA
9 8 (33.33%) Physics
10 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
10 7 (29.17%) Statistics
10 7 (29.17%) C
10 7 (29.17%) Project Management
11 6 (25.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
12 5 (20.83%) Data Extraction
12 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (20.83%) Econometrics
12 5 (20.83%) Legal
12 5 (20.83%) Validation
12 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (20.83%) CRM
12 5 (20.83%) CHAID
12 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 17 (70.83%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (20.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Strategy Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Forecast Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) COM
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (83.33%) Credit Risk
3 18 (75.00%) Economics
4 8 (33.33%) Physics
5 7 (29.17%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) Data Extraction
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Analytics
2 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Econometrics
4 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) CHAID
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 7 (29.17%) C
4 3 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) IBM