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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 25 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 20 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.43% - 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.22% - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
90 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.46% 22.05% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 27
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,600 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 20 (76.92%) Credit Risk
1 20 (76.92%) Analytics
2 19 (73.08%) SAS
3 18 (69.23%) Economics
4 17 (65.38%) Finance
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 15 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (46.15%) Marketing
8 10 (38.46%) Physics
8 10 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
8 10 (38.46%) VBA
9 9 (34.62%) C
9 9 (34.62%) Project Management
9 9 (34.62%) Statistics
10 8 (30.77%) Degree
11 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 5 (19.23%) CHAID
13 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
13 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 5 (19.23%) CRM
13 5 (19.23%) .NET
13 5 (19.23%) MS Office
13 5 (19.23%) Java
13 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
13 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
13 5 (19.23%) Data Extraction
13 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (73.08%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Graduate
3 5 (19.23%) Strategy Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Forecast Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Credit Risk
2 18 (69.23%) Economics
3 10 (38.46%) Physics
4 9 (34.62%) Statistics
5 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (19.23%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Analytics
2 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) Econometrics
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) CHAID
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) B2B
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) VBA
3 9 (34.62%) C
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM