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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 31 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.12% 2.51% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 7.29% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £15,000 £23,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -19.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
64 96 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.96% 34.41% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 52
Average salary £36,250 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.17% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
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