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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 108 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 265 322 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.34% 2.73% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.32% 5.77% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 211 285 279
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 £85,000 £81,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
4978 5582 6103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.94% 47.40% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4126 4869 5589
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 £34,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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.

1 352 (63.54%) Degree
2 274 (49.46%) Finance
3 251 (45.31%) Computer Science
4 238 (42.96%) Java
5 226 (40.79%) SQL
6 184 (33.21%) Physics
7 159 (28.70%) Analytics
8 149 (26.90%) Algorithms
9 136 (24.55%) Statistics
10 131 (23.65%) Analytical Skills
11 121 (21.84%) C++
12 118 (21.30%) C#
13 106 (19.13%) Python
14 101 (18.23%) PhD
14 101 (18.23%) Front Office
14 101 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
15 98 (17.69%) R
16 90 (16.25%) Hadoop
17 81 (14.62%) Big Data
17 81 (14.62%) Banking
18 78 (14.08%) SAS
19 76 (13.72%) MATLAB
20 72 (13.00%) .NET
21 69 (12.45%) OO
22 67 (12.09%) Economics
23 65 (11.73%) Data Analysis
24 64 (11.55%) Multithreading
25 55 (9.93%) MS Excel
25 55 (9.93%) SQL Server
26 54 (9.75%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 78 (14.08%) SAS
2 15 (2.71%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.44%) MS Project Server
4 7 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 7 (1.26%) GemFire
5 6 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.72%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.72%) Node.js
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.76%) SPSS
3 32 (5.78%) MS Office
4 30 (5.42%) CPLEX
5 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.62%) MS Project
6 6 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.18%) Vensim
9 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.18%) FastStats
9 1 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.18%) Weka
9 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.36%) RMDS
3 1 (0.18%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.62%) SaaS
3 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.43%) Internet
2 7 (1.26%) DNS
3 6 (1.08%) Intranet
3 6 (1.08%) LAN
3 6 (1.08%) WAN
4 5 (0.90%) Firewall
5 4 (0.72%) VLAN
6 3 (0.54%) IMAP
6 3 (0.54%) Wireless
7 2 (0.36%) VoIP
7 2 (0.36%) HTTP
7 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.36%) Broadband
7 2 (0.36%) Multicast
8 1 (0.18%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) PBX
8 1 (0.18%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) IPv4
8 1 (0.18%) IPv6
8 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (16.25%) Hadoop
2 81 (14.62%) Big Data
3 55 (9.93%) SQL Server
4 48 (8.66%) Relational Database
5 43 (7.76%) Data Mining
6 38 (6.86%) Mahout
7 17 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.89%) Apache Hive
9 15 (2.71%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.62%) OLAP
11 9 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.26%) Base SAS
13 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 27 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.53%) Maven
3 13 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.17%) JIRA
5 9 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.44%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.08%) Selenium
8 4 (0.72%) Subversion
8 4 (0.72%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.72%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.54%) GCC
9 3 (0.54%) GDB
9 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.54%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.36%) NUnit
10 2 (0.36%) Ant
10 2 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 274 (49.46%) Finance
2 101 (18.23%) Front Office
3 81 (14.62%) Banking
4 53 (9.57%) Marketing
5 47 (8.48%) Retail
6 34 (6.14%) Investment Banking
7 22 (3.97%) Financial Institution
8 15 (2.71%) Games
9 12 (2.17%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.81%) Advertising
11 8 (1.44%) Legal
12 4 (0.72%) Electronics
13 3 (0.54%) French Language
14 2 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.18%) International Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 230 (41.52%) Developer
2 126 (22.74%) Analyst
3 93 (16.79%) Java Developer
4 90 (16.25%) Data Scientist
5 48 (8.66%) Business Analyst
6 38 (6.86%) Statistician
7 37 (6.68%) Research Engineer
8 34 (6.14%) C# Developer
8 34 (6.14%) Graduate
9 29 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 25 (4.51%) Junior
10 25 (4.51%) C++ Developer
11 20 (3.61%) Junior Developer
11 20 (3.61%) Python Developer
12 19 (3.43%) Front Office Developer
13 16 (2.89%) Quantitative Developer
13 16 (2.89%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (2.71%) Programmer
15 14 (2.53%) Technical Business Analyst
16 13 (2.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.00%) .NET
2 37 (6.68%) Cascading
3 36 (6.50%) HTML
4 29 (5.23%) ASP.NET
5 27 (4.87%) CSS
6 25 (4.51%) Spring
7 19 (3.43%) J2EE
8 12 (2.17%) XML
8 12 (2.17%) Hibernate
8 12 (2.17%) WPF
8 12 (2.17%) HTML5
9 11 (1.99%) WinForms
9 11 (1.99%) Ajax
10 10 (1.81%) Swing
10 10 (1.81%) jQuery
11 9 (1.62%) Java SE
11 9 (1.62%) Web Services
12 8 (1.44%) Flash
12 8 (1.44%) CSS3
12 8 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 251 (45.31%) Computer Science
2 184 (33.21%) Physics
3 149 (26.90%) Algorithms
4 136 (24.55%) Statistics
5 131 (23.65%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (12.09%) Economics
7 54 (9.75%) Visualisation
8 50 (9.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (8.48%) Hedge funds
10 39 (7.04%) Applied Mathematics
11 36 (6.50%) Digital Media
12 33 (5.96%) Derivative
13 27 (4.87%) Data Structures
14 26 (4.69%) Credit Risk
14 26 (4.69%) Neural Network
15 25 (4.51%) Fixed Income
16 22 (3.97%) Market Risk
17 21 (3.79%) Equities
18 19 (3.43%) Management Information System
19 15 (2.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.48%) UNIX
2 41 (7.40%) Linux
3 35 (6.32%) Windows
4 10 (1.81%) HPUX
5 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.54%) Android
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.36%) CentOS
6 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.36%) Debian
6 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (28.70%) Analytics
2 101 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.45%) OO
4 65 (11.73%) Data Analysis
5 64 (11.55%) Multithreading
6 51 (9.21%) MapReduce
7 41 (7.40%) Business Analysis
7 41 (7.40%) Low Latency
8 39 (7.04%) Cluster Analysis
8 39 (7.04%) Project Management
9 38 (6.86%) Risk Management
10 37 (6.68%) Data Modelling
10 37 (6.68%) Information Retrieval
11 36 (6.50%) TDD
11 36 (6.50%) Predictive Modelling
12 33 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 31 (5.60%) Time Series Analysis
14 30 (5.42%) Markov Chain
14 30 (5.42%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 238 (42.96%) Java
2 226 (40.79%) SQL
3 121 (21.84%) C++
4 118 (21.30%) C#
5 106 (19.13%) Python
6 98 (17.69%) R
7 76 (13.72%) MATLAB
8 47 (8.48%) VBA
9 41 (7.40%) Scala
10 39 (7.04%) JavaScript
11 27 (4.87%) C
12 16 (2.89%) Clojure
12 16 (2.89%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.89%) Ruby
13 15 (2.71%) VB
14 9 (1.62%) Perl
15 7 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.26%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 352 (63.54%) Degree
2 101 (18.23%) PhD
3 13 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.17%) ISEB
5 9 (1.62%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.44%) PMP
7 7 (1.26%) CCNA
7 7 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.26%) MCSE
7 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.08%) MCTS
8 6 (1.08%) MCITP
9 4 (0.72%) MCP
9 4 (0.72%) ACMT
10 3 (0.54%) APMP
10 3 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.54%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.61%) QA
2 8 (1.44%) Solvency II
2 8 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.44%) Basel II
3 4 (0.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) IAS 39
4 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.54%) Basel III
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) vCloud
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 44 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.05%) Oracle
3 14 (2.53%) Google
4 13 (2.35%) Sybase
5 11 (1.99%) Business Objects
6 10 (1.81%) webMethods
7 9 (1.62%) Reuters
7 9 (1.62%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.26%) VMware
9 4 (0.72%) Apple
9 4 (0.72%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.72%) Citrix
9 4 (0.72%) Tableau
10 3 (0.54%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.54%) Red Gate
10 3 (0.54%) Cisco
11 2 (0.36%) IBM
11 2 (0.36%) Cognos
11 2 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.36%) Informatica
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