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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 23 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 21 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.14% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.41% 1.56% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
128 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.61% 28.07% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,550 £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 1 October 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%) Analytics
2 20 (83.33%) Credit Risk
3 18 (75.00%) Economics
4 17 (70.83%) Finance
5 16 (66.67%) SQL
6 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (62.50%) SAS
7 12 (50.00%) Marketing
8 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
8 10 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (41.67%) VBA
9 7 (29.17%) C
9 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
9 7 (29.17%) Project Management
10 6 (25.00%) Physics
11 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
11 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (20.83%) Statistics
11 5 (20.83%) Data Extraction
11 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (20.83%) Coaching
11 5 (20.83%) CHAID
11 5 (20.83%) Econometrics
11 5 (20.83%) Legal
11 5 (20.83%) Validation
11 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (62.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (20.83%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Strategy Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Forecast Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (83.33%) Credit Risk
3 18 (75.00%) Economics
4 6 (25.00%) Physics
5 5 (20.83%) Statistics
5 5 (20.83%) Data Extraction
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
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%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) CHAID
4 5 (20.83%) Econometrics
4 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 7 (29.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) IBM