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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 109 119 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 247 283 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.37% 2.29% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.35% 5.00% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 216 211 259
Average salary £54,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 300 (65.50%) Degree
2 216 (47.16%) Finance
3 203 (44.32%) Computer Science
4 190 (41.48%) SQL
5 156 (34.06%) Java
6 115 (25.11%) Physics
7 113 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
8 107 (23.36%) Analytics
9 103 (22.49%) C#
10 89 (19.43%) Statistics
11 86 (18.78%) SQL Server
12 77 (16.81%) C++
13 70 (15.28%) MS Excel
14 68 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (14.19%) .NET
15 65 (14.19%) Front Office
16 60 (13.10%) UNIX
17 55 (12.01%) Python
17 55 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (11.79%) Linux
18 54 (11.79%) Banking
19 51 (11.14%) Microsoft
20 47 (10.26%) SAS
21 44 (9.61%) VBA
21 44 (9.61%) Marketing
22 43 (9.39%) Management Information System
23 42 (9.17%) R
24 40 (8.73%) Windows
25 38 (8.30%) Economics
26 35 (7.64%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (10.26%) SAS
2 15 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.97%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.97%) Lync
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.09%) IIS
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.87%) JBoss
8 3 (0.66%) Node.js
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 70 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.90%) SPSS
3 25 (5.46%) MS Office
4 11 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.87%) Maya
5 4 (0.87%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.66%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.22%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (0.66%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.22%) Summit
3 1 (0.22%) Beauchamp
3 1 (0.22%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.22%) PORTIA
3 1 (0.22%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.62%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (0.22%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.59%) Internet
2 15 (3.28%) VPN
3 9 (1.97%) DNS
3 9 (1.97%) Network Security
4 8 (1.75%) Broadband
5 5 (1.09%) LAN
5 5 (1.09%) WAN
5 5 (1.09%) DHCP
6 4 (0.87%) VoIP
6 4 (0.87%) Firewall
6 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.87%) VLAN
7 2 (0.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.22%) HTTP
8 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.42%) Hadoop
3 28 (6.11%) Big Data
4 20 (4.37%) Data Mining
5 18 (3.93%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.49%) QlikView
7 12 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.18%) Redis
10 9 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.97%) Apache Hive
10 9 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.97%) MySQL
11 8 (1.75%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (3.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.31%) Maven
4 5 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.09%) JUnit
4 5 (1.09%) Gradle
5 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.66%) JIRA
6 3 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (0.66%) NUnit
6 3 (0.66%) Subversion
6 3 (0.66%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.44%) Xcode
7 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) GCC
8 1 (0.22%) GDB
8 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 216 (47.16%) Finance
2 65 (14.19%) Front Office
3 54 (11.79%) Banking
4 44 (9.61%) Marketing
5 27 (5.90%) Investment Banking
6 23 (5.02%) Retail
7 12 (2.62%) Electronics
8 11 (2.40%) Back Office
9 8 (1.75%) Advertising
10 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.31%) German Language
11 4 (0.87%) Games
12 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.44%) Publishing
13 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.44%) Cantonese Language
14 1 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 182 (39.74%) Developer
2 159 (34.72%) Analyst
3 47 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 41 (8.95%) Graduate
5 35 (7.64%) Consultant
6 32 (6.99%) C# Developer
7 31 (6.77%) Data Analyst
7 31 (6.77%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 28 (6.11%) Junior
10 24 (5.24%) Business Analyst
11 21 (4.59%) Programmer
12 20 (4.37%) Quantitative Developer
13 17 (3.71%) Data Scientist
14 15 (3.28%) C++ Developer
14 15 (3.28%) Analyst Developer
15 14 (3.06%) Junior Developer
15 14 (3.06%) Applications Support
15 14 (3.06%) AWS Developer
16 13 (2.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.19%) .NET
2 26 (5.68%) HTML
3 24 (5.24%) Spring
4 18 (3.93%) CSS
5 16 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.49%) XML
6 13 (2.84%) jQuery
7 9 (1.97%) RESTful
7 9 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (1.75%) Ajax
8 8 (1.75%) OpenMP
8 8 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 8 (1.75%) WPF
9 7 (1.53%) J2SE
9 7 (1.53%) Velocity
10 6 (1.31%) WCF
10 6 (1.31%) JDBC
10 6 (1.31%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (1.31%) D3.js
11 5 (1.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 203 (44.32%) Computer Science
2 115 (25.11%) Physics
3 113 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (19.43%) Statistics
5 43 (9.39%) Management Information System
6 38 (8.30%) Economics
7 33 (7.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (7.21%) Algorithms
8 30 (6.55%) Hedge funds
9 29 (6.33%) Visualisation
10 28 (6.11%) Derivative
11 18 (3.93%) Equities
12 15 (3.28%) Data Structures
13 13 (2.84%) User Experience
14 10 (2.18%) CMDB
15 9 (1.97%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
16 8 (1.75%) Grid Computing
17 7 (1.53%) VHDL
17 7 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.10%) UNIX
2 54 (11.79%) Linux
3 40 (8.73%) Windows
4 25 (5.46%) Android
5 12 (2.62%) HPUX
6 7 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.66%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (23.36%) Analytics
2 68 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (7.64%) ITIL
5 34 (7.42%) Data Analysis
6 33 (7.21%) Software Engineering
7 31 (6.77%) OO
8 29 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 28 (6.11%) TDD
10 26 (5.68%) Asset Management
11 25 (5.46%) Cyber Security
12 22 (4.80%) Multithreading
13 18 (3.93%) Machine Learning
13 18 (3.93%) SDLC
14 17 (3.71%) Information Security
14 17 (3.71%) OOD
15 16 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.49%) Android Development
16 15 (3.28%) Mentoring
16 15 (3.28%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 190 (41.48%) SQL
2 156 (34.06%) Java
3 103 (22.49%) C#
4 77 (16.81%) C++
5 55 (12.01%) Python
6 44 (9.61%) VBA
7 42 (9.17%) R
8 32 (6.99%) C
9 27 (5.90%) JavaScript
9 27 (5.90%) Shell Script
10 26 (5.68%) T-SQL
11 23 (5.02%) MATLAB
12 19 (4.15%) Scala
13 17 (3.71%) Ruby
14 16 (3.49%) VB
15 10 (2.18%) VB.NET
15 10 (2.18%) PHP
15 10 (2.18%) Fortran
16 6 (1.31%) Perl
16 6 (1.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 300 (65.50%) Degree
2 31 (6.77%) PhD
3 16 (3.49%) CISSP
4 14 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.18%) CISM
5 10 (2.18%) MCP
6 9 (1.97%) CISA
6 9 (1.97%) GIAC
6 9 (1.97%) CRISC
7 6 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.31%) MCSE
8 4 (0.87%) HNC
8 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.87%) CCNA
8 4 (0.87%) MCTS
8 4 (0.87%) MCITP
9 3 (0.66%) CFA
10 2 (0.44%) ISEB
10 2 (0.44%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.06%) SLA
2 10 (2.18%) QA
3 9 (1.97%) EMIR
3 9 (1.97%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.66%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.44%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.44%) MiFID
6 2 (0.44%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 22 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.31%) Firmware
2 6 (1.31%) XenApp
3 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (11.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.77%) Tableau
3 30 (6.55%) Oracle
4 25 (5.46%) Sybase
5 18 (3.93%) webMethods
6 13 (2.84%) Google
7 11 (2.40%) VMware
8 8 (1.75%) Cognos
8 8 (1.75%) Alteryx
9 7 (1.53%) Adobe
9 7 (1.53%) Omniture
10 6 (1.31%) Coremetrics
10 6 (1.31%) Cisco
10 6 (1.31%) IBM
10 6 (1.31%) Citrix
11 4 (0.87%) Apple
11 4 (0.87%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.87%) StreamBase
11 4 (0.87%) WatchGuard
12 3 (0.66%) ION Trading
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