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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 33 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.90% 0.43% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 1.32% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £43,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
91 76 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.18% 33.04% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 57 85
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,650 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 (91.30%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (86.96%) Credit Risk
2 20 (86.96%) Analytics
3 17 (73.91%) Economics
3 17 (73.91%) Finance
4 16 (69.57%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (65.22%) SAS
6 12 (52.17%) Marketing
7 10 (43.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 10 (43.48%) VBA
7 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
8 7 (30.43%) C
8 7 (30.43%) Project Management
8 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
9 5 (21.74%) Validation
9 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (21.74%) Econometrics
9 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
9 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (21.74%) CRM
9 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 5 (21.74%) CHAID
9 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) Coaching
9 5 (21.74%) Statistics
9 5 (21.74%) Physics
9 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (65.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (43.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Strategy Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Forecast Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Strategy Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (91.30%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (86.96%) Credit Risk
3 17 (73.91%) Economics
4 5 (21.74%) Statistics
4 5 (21.74%) Physics
4 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) CHAID
4 5 (21.74%) Validation
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Econometrics
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Coaching
4 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) VBA
3 7 (30.43%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft