The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 262 317 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.010% -
As % of the Applications category 0.33% 0.066% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £80,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+131.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +75.00%
Mathematica
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
896 1510 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.42% 14.54% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1316 1283
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematica across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mathematica
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematica across the City of London region.

Mathematica Salary Trend in the City of London

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (100.00%) R
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
3 4 (66.67%) NumPy
3 4 (66.67%) Market Risk
3 4 (66.67%) Equities
3 4 (66.67%) Derivative
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (33.33%) NICE Systems
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Front Office
6 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
6 1 (16.67%) AWK
6 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) PhD
6 1 (16.67%) SAS
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) .NET

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Mahout
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) NumPy
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Equities
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Market Risk
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (100.00%) R
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) AWK
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) sed
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) NICE Systems