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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 100 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 246 284 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.59% 2.42% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.73% 5.37% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 217 218 251
Average salary £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.08% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
4294 5285 5901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.28% 45.04% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3547 4340 5185
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 292 (63.62%) Degree
2 215 (46.84%) Finance
3 188 (40.96%) Computer Science
4 175 (38.13%) SQL
5 160 (34.86%) Java
6 128 (27.89%) Physics
7 112 (24.40%) C#
8 110 (23.97%) Analytics
9 101 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
10 96 (20.92%) SQL Server
11 81 (17.65%) Statistics
12 78 (16.99%) Python
13 76 (16.56%) C++
14 73 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
15 71 (15.47%) Front Office
15 71 (15.47%) .NET
16 62 (13.51%) UNIX
17 61 (13.29%) MS Excel
18 59 (12.85%) Linux
19 54 (11.76%) Banking
20 46 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 46 (10.02%) R
21 45 (9.80%) Microsoft
22 44 (9.59%) JavaScript
22 44 (9.59%) Marketing
23 43 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
24 42 (9.15%) Windows
25 38 (8.28%) VBA
26 37 (8.06%) C
26 37 (8.06%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 32 (6.97%) SAS
2 14 (3.05%) JBoss
3 11 (2.40%) Apache Pig
4 10 (2.18%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.31%) IIS
5 6 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.31%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.87%) Node.js
7 4 (0.87%) Lync
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.23%) MS Office
3 20 (4.36%) SPSS
4 9 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.87%) Maya
5 4 (0.87%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.65%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.44%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Beauchamp
2 1 (0.22%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.83%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.74%) Adobe Analytics
3 7 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.09%) Heroku
5 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.49%) Internet
2 10 (2.18%) Network Security
2 10 (2.18%) VPN
3 9 (1.96%) DNS
4 7 (1.53%) Broadband
5 6 (1.31%) Firewall
6 5 (1.09%) LAN
6 5 (1.09%) WAN
6 5 (1.09%) DHCP
7 4 (0.87%) VoIP
7 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.87%) VLAN
8 2 (0.44%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.44%) HTTP
9 1 (0.22%) SMTP
9 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 31 (6.75%) Big Data
4 19 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.49%) Data Mining
6 14 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.61%) NoSQL
9 11 (2.40%) Redis
9 11 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.40%) QlikView
9 11 (2.40%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.53%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.31%) Mahout
14 6 (1.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.58%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.05%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.31%) Maven
4 6 (1.31%) JIRA
5 5 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.09%) JUnit
5 5 (1.09%) Subversion
5 5 (1.09%) Gradle
6 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.87%) NUnit
7 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.22%) Moq
9 1 (0.22%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.22%) MSTest
General
1 215 (46.84%) Finance
2 71 (15.47%) Front Office
3 54 (11.76%) Banking
4 44 (9.59%) Marketing
5 31 (6.75%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.14%) Retail
7 13 (2.83%) Electronics
8 9 (1.96%) Back Office
9 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.31%) German Language
10 5 (1.09%) Advertising
11 3 (0.65%) Games
11 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.44%) Cantonese Language
12 2 (0.44%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 204 (44.44%) Developer
2 136 (29.63%) Analyst
3 45 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 34 (7.41%) Consultant
5 33 (7.19%) Data Analyst
6 31 (6.75%) C# Developer
7 30 (6.54%) Graduate
7 30 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 28 (6.10%) Programmer
8 28 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.45%) Junior
9 25 (5.45%) AWS Developer
10 20 (4.36%) Data Scientist
11 18 (3.92%) Quantitative Developer
12 15 (3.27%) C++ Developer
12 15 (3.27%) Business Analyst
12 15 (3.27%) Analyst Developer
13 14 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (3.05%) Ruby Developer
14 13 (2.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.47%) .NET
2 31 (6.75%) HTML
3 24 (5.23%) CSS
4 22 (4.79%) Spring
4 22 (4.79%) jQuery
5 21 (4.58%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.70%) XML
7 16 (3.49%) Ajax
8 10 (2.18%) WPF
9 9 (1.96%) RESTful
9 9 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (1.74%) OpenMP
10 8 (1.74%) WCF
11 7 (1.53%) Velocity
11 7 (1.53%) J2SE
12 6 (1.31%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.31%) JDBC
13 5 (1.09%) Web Services
13 5 (1.09%) Swing
13 5 (1.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 188 (40.96%) Computer Science
2 128 (27.89%) Physics
3 101 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (17.65%) Statistics
5 46 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 34 (7.41%) Hedge funds
6 34 (7.41%) Algorithms
7 30 (6.54%) Economics
8 27 (5.88%) Management Information System
9 22 (4.79%) Equities
9 22 (4.79%) Derivative
10 21 (4.58%) Visualisation
11 17 (3.70%) User Experience
12 15 (3.27%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.96%) Fixed Income
14 8 (1.74%) Grid Computing
15 7 (1.53%) VHDL
15 7 (1.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (1.53%) Credit Risk
15 7 (1.53%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.51%) UNIX
2 59 (12.85%) Linux
3 42 (9.15%) Windows
4 21 (4.58%) Android
5 11 (2.40%) HPUX
6 7 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (23.97%) Analytics
2 73 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (7.41%) ITIL
5 32 (6.97%) Software Engineering
5 32 (6.97%) Business Analysis
6 31 (6.75%) TDD
7 30 (6.54%) Data Analysis
8 29 (6.32%) Scrum
9 27 (5.88%) SDLC
10 26 (5.66%) OO
10 26 (5.66%) Asset Management
11 25 (5.45%) Cyber Security
12 24 (5.23%) Multithreading
13 22 (4.79%) Change Management
13 22 (4.79%) Waterfall
14 19 (4.14%) Machine Learning
15 18 (3.92%) Investment Management
15 18 (3.92%) MVC
16 17 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 175 (38.13%) SQL
2 160 (34.86%) Java
3 112 (24.40%) C#
4 78 (16.99%) Python
5 76 (16.56%) C++
6 46 (10.02%) R
7 44 (9.59%) JavaScript
8 38 (8.28%) VBA
9 37 (8.06%) C
10 28 (6.10%) Shell Script
11 26 (5.66%) MATLAB
12 23 (5.01%) Ruby
13 21 (4.58%) VB.NET
14 20 (4.36%) T-SQL
15 16 (3.49%) VB
16 15 (3.27%) Scala
17 10 (2.18%) Fortran
18 8 (1.74%) Perl
18 8 (1.74%) PHP
18 8 (1.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 292 (63.62%) Degree
2 27 (5.88%) PhD
3 14 (3.05%) CISSP
4 11 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.18%) CISM
6 9 (1.96%) CISA
6 9 (1.96%) GIAC
6 9 (1.96%) CRISC
7 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.09%) MCP
9 4 (0.87%) HNC
9 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.87%) CCNA
9 4 (0.87%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.87%) MCTS
9 4 (0.87%) MCITP
10 3 (0.65%) CFA
10 3 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.22%) MCSE
11 1 (0.22%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.40%) QA
2 9 (1.96%) SLA
2 9 (1.96%) EMIR
2 9 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) MiFID
4 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.44%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.44%) CRD IV
System Software
1 17 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.53%) XenApp
3 6 (1.31%) Firmware
4 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.88%) Sybase
3 26 (5.66%) Oracle
4 25 (5.45%) Tableau
5 20 (4.36%) webMethods
6 14 (3.05%) Google
7 11 (2.40%) VMware
8 7 (1.53%) Citrix
9 6 (1.31%) Adobe
9 6 (1.31%) Cisco
9 6 (1.31%) IBM
9 6 (1.31%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.09%) Maxymiser
10 5 (1.09%) Coremetrics
10 5 (1.09%) Omniture
11 4 (0.87%) WatchGuard
11 4 (0.87%) Apple
12 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.65%) Greenplum
12 3 (0.65%) Splunk
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Salary: Competitive salary + strong benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talentpool Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + pension + 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: To £50k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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