The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics 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 Mathematics over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 110 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 269 301 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.34% 2.58% 2.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.36% 5.52% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 208 266 268
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mathematics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5014 5449 6062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.67% 46.72% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 4758 5544
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the City of London

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 359 (63.20%) Degree
2 284 (50.00%) Finance
3 252 (44.37%) Computer Science
4 239 (42.08%) Java
5 226 (39.79%) SQL
6 187 (32.92%) Physics
7 154 (27.11%) Analytics
8 141 (24.82%) Analytical Skills
9 138 (24.30%) Statistics
10 123 (21.65%) C#
11 117 (20.60%) C++
12 113 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (17.96%) PhD
14 99 (17.43%) R
15 98 (17.25%) Python
15 98 (17.25%) Front Office
16 89 (15.67%) Hadoop
17 88 (15.49%) Banking
18 82 (14.44%) Big Data
18 82 (14.44%) .NET
19 77 (13.56%) MATLAB
20 73 (12.85%) SAS
21 69 (12.15%) OO
22 66 (11.62%) Multithreading
23 65 (11.44%) Data Analysis
23 65 (11.44%) Economics
24 61 (10.74%) SQL Server
25 54 (9.51%) Marketing
26 52 (9.15%) MapReduce
26 52 (9.15%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 73 (12.85%) SAS
2 13 (2.29%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.23%) GemFire
3 7 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (1.06%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.53%) Node.js
6 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.39%) SPSS
3 30 (5.28%) MS Office
4 28 (4.93%) CPLEX
5 7 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.23%) MS Project
6 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.35%) FastStats
9 1 (0.18%) Weka
9 1 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.18%) Vensim
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.18%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.58%) SaaS
3 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.35%) Internet
2 8 (1.41%) Intranet
3 6 (1.06%) LAN
3 6 (1.06%) WAN
4 5 (0.88%) DNS
5 3 (0.53%) Wireless
5 3 (0.53%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) IMAP
6 2 (0.35%) SSH
6 2 (0.35%) VLAN
6 2 (0.35%) VoIP
6 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) Broadband
6 2 (0.35%) Multicast
7 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) PBX
7 1 (0.18%) IPv4
7 1 (0.18%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (15.67%) Hadoop
2 82 (14.44%) Big Data
3 61 (10.74%) SQL Server
4 47 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 44 (7.75%) Data Mining
6 39 (6.87%) Mahout
7 18 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.82%) Apache Hive
9 15 (2.64%) MongoDB
9 15 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.94%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.76%) OLAP
11 10 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.41%) OLTP
13 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.06%) Base SAS
13 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (4.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.11%) Maven
5 11 (1.94%) JIRA
6 7 (1.23%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.06%) Selenium
8 5 (0.88%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.70%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (0.70%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.53%) Hudson
10 3 (0.53%) GCC
10 3 (0.53%) GDB
10 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.53%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.53%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.53%) Subversion
10 3 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 284 (50.00%) Finance
2 98 (17.25%) Front Office
3 88 (15.49%) Banking
4 54 (9.51%) Marketing
5 47 (8.27%) Retail
6 33 (5.81%) Investment Banking
7 29 (5.11%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.29%) Games
9 11 (1.94%) Legal
9 11 (1.94%) Advertising
10 9 (1.58%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.53%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.35%) International Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 241 (42.43%) Developer
2 133 (23.42%) Analyst
3 95 (16.73%) Java Developer
4 87 (15.32%) Data Scientist
5 52 (9.15%) Business Analyst
6 39 (6.87%) Statistician
6 39 (6.87%) C# Developer
7 38 (6.69%) Research Engineer
8 36 (6.34%) Graduate
9 28 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 28 (4.93%) Junior
10 27 (4.75%) C++ Developer
11 23 (4.05%) Junior Developer
12 17 (2.99%) Python Developer
13 16 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (2.64%) Front Office Developer
14 15 (2.64%) Architect
15 14 (2.46%) Technical Business Analyst
15 14 (2.46%) Software Developer
15 14 (2.46%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.44%) .NET
2 38 (6.69%) Cascading
3 34 (5.99%) ASP.NET
4 33 (5.81%) HTML
5 27 (4.75%) CSS
6 22 (3.87%) Spring
7 20 (3.52%) J2EE
8 15 (2.64%) XML
8 15 (2.64%) Ajax
8 15 (2.64%) jQuery
9 12 (2.11%) Hibernate
9 12 (2.11%) Swing
9 12 (2.11%) HTML5
10 10 (1.76%) Java SE
11 9 (1.58%) WinForms
11 9 (1.58%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.58%) WPF
12 8 (1.41%) JSON
12 8 (1.41%) Web Services
12 8 (1.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 252 (44.37%) Computer Science
2 187 (32.92%) Physics
3 141 (24.82%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (24.30%) Statistics
5 65 (11.44%) Economics
6 52 (9.15%) Visualisation
7 48 (8.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 45 (7.92%) Hedge funds
9 37 (6.51%) Derivative
9 37 (6.51%) Applied Mathematics
10 34 (5.99%) Digital Media
11 26 (4.58%) Fixed Income
11 26 (4.58%) Credit Risk
12 25 (4.40%) Market Risk
12 25 (4.40%) Equities
13 24 (4.23%) Neural Network
14 19 (3.35%) Management Information System
15 15 (2.64%) User Experience
16 13 (2.29%) Open Source
17 12 (2.11%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.27%) UNIX
2 42 (7.39%) Linux
3 36 (6.34%) Windows
4 8 (1.41%) HPUX
5 4 (0.70%) Android
5 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) CentOS
7 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.35%) Debian
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (27.11%) Analytics
2 113 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.15%) OO
4 66 (11.62%) Multithreading
5 65 (11.44%) Data Analysis
6 52 (9.15%) MapReduce
7 46 (8.10%) Business Analysis
8 42 (7.39%) Low Latency
9 41 (7.22%) Risk Management
10 38 (6.69%) Information Retrieval
10 38 (6.69%) Project Management
10 38 (6.69%) Data Modelling
11 37 (6.51%) TDD
11 37 (6.51%) Cluster Analysis
12 36 (6.34%) OOP
13 34 (5.99%) Predictive Modelling
14 30 (5.28%) Software Engineering
15 29 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (5.11%) Time Series Analysis
16 28 (4.93%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 239 (42.08%) Java
2 226 (39.79%) SQL
3 123 (21.65%) C#
4 117 (20.60%) C++
5 99 (17.43%) R
6 98 (17.25%) Python
7 77 (13.56%) MATLAB
8 49 (8.63%) VBA
9 42 (7.39%) JavaScript
9 42 (7.39%) Scala
10 28 (4.93%) C
11 15 (2.64%) Clojure
11 15 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.46%) Ruby
12 14 (2.46%) VB
13 9 (1.58%) Perl
14 8 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.41%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.23%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 359 (63.20%) Degree
2 102 (17.96%) PhD
3 13 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.11%) ISEB
5 10 (1.76%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.58%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.41%) MCITP
8 6 (1.06%) PMP
8 6 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.88%) CCNA
9 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.88%) MCSE
9 5 (0.88%) MCTS
10 4 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.53%) APMP
11 3 (0.53%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.53%) CCNP
11 3 (0.53%) MCSA
11 3 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.23%) QA
2 6 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.06%) Basel II
2 6 (1.06%) SLA
2 6 (1.06%) Solvency II
3 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.53%) Basel III
4 3 (0.53%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.35%) vCloud
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 48 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.93%) Oracle
3 13 (2.29%) Google
4 12 (2.11%) Sybase
5 10 (1.76%) Reuters
5 10 (1.76%) Bloomberg
6 9 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.41%) webMethods
8 6 (1.06%) VMware
9 4 (0.70%) Cisco
9 4 (0.70%) Red Gate
10 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.53%) Citrix
10 3 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.53%) Remedy
10 3 (0.53%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.53%) Alterian
11 2 (0.35%) Netezza
11 2 (0.35%) Cognos
11 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
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Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Flexi Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + relocation, shares, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £69999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago