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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 143 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 207 334 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.89% 2.75% 2.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 5.83% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 176 290 286
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £75,000 £80,000
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
4613 5725 5637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.05% 47.11% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3955 4901 5142
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 £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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.

1 333 (67.68%) Degree
2 258 (52.44%) Finance
3 227 (46.14%) Computer Science
4 217 (44.11%) SQL
5 200 (40.65%) Java
6 151 (30.69%) Physics
7 129 (26.22%) Analytics
8 124 (25.20%) Statistics
9 120 (24.39%) C#
10 113 (22.97%) C++
11 108 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
12 99 (20.12%) Algorithms
13 89 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
14 82 (16.67%) Python
15 76 (15.45%) .NET
16 73 (14.84%) R
17 72 (14.63%) Big Data
18 70 (14.23%) SAS
19 69 (14.02%) Banking
20 66 (13.41%) PhD
20 66 (13.41%) Front Office
21 64 (13.01%) Economics
22 63 (12.80%) Data Analysis
23 62 (12.60%) Hadoop
23 62 (12.60%) MS Excel
24 58 (11.79%) OO
25 53 (10.77%) UNIX
26 52 (10.57%) SQL Server
27 50 (10.16%) MATLAB
28 48 (9.76%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 70 (14.23%) SAS
2 15 (3.05%) Apache Pig
3 11 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.63%) MS Project Server
5 7 (1.42%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.81%) Node.js
7 3 (0.61%) GemFire
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.61%) IIS
7 3 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 62 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.13%) SPSS
3 39 (7.93%) MS Office
4 22 (4.47%) CPLEX
5 11 (2.24%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.83%) MS Project
7 6 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.20%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.20%) Vensim
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.20%) Weka
9 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.42%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.61%) RMDS
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.42%) SaaS
3 4 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.46%) Internet
2 7 (1.42%) Intranet
3 6 (1.22%) Firewall
3 6 (1.22%) DNS
4 5 (1.02%) VoIP
5 4 (0.81%) VLAN
6 3 (0.61%) IMAP
6 3 (0.61%) Wireless
7 2 (0.41%) WAN
7 2 (0.41%) Broadband
7 2 (0.41%) LAN
8 1 (0.20%) PBX
8 1 (0.20%) IPv4
8 1 (0.20%) IPv6
8 1 (0.20%) HTTP
8 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.20%) VPN
8 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.20%) Multicast
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.63%) Big Data
2 62 (12.60%) Hadoop
3 52 (10.57%) SQL Server
4 41 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 36 (7.32%) Data Mining
6 20 (4.07%) Mahout
7 17 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.05%) Apache Hive
9 14 (2.85%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.64%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.42%) OLAP
12 7 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.02%) QlikView
14 5 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.02%) Impala
15 4 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.85%) Maven
3 12 (2.44%) JIRA
4 8 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.22%) Mercurial
6 6 (1.22%) Selenium
7 4 (0.81%) JUnit
7 4 (0.81%) NUnit
7 4 (0.81%) Subversion
7 4 (0.81%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.61%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.41%) Moq
9 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.41%) GCC
9 2 (0.41%) GDB
9 2 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 258 (52.44%) Finance
2 69 (14.02%) Banking
3 66 (13.41%) Front Office
4 42 (8.54%) Retail
5 38 (7.72%) Marketing
6 27 (5.49%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.05%) Games
8 11 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.03%) Advertising
10 5 (1.02%) Legal
11 4 (0.81%) Electronics
12 3 (0.61%) French Language
13 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Back Office
14 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 192 (39.02%) Developer
2 143 (29.07%) Analyst
3 74 (15.04%) Java Developer
4 58 (11.79%) Data Scientist
5 47 (9.55%) Business Analyst
6 37 (7.52%) Graduate
7 34 (6.91%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 27 (5.49%) Junior
10 21 (4.27%) Data Analyst
10 21 (4.27%) Junior Developer
11 20 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
11 20 (4.07%) Statistician
12 19 (3.86%) C++ Developer
12 19 (3.86%) Research Engineer
13 18 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (3.46%) Consultant
14 17 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
15 16 (3.25%) Support Analyst
16 15 (3.05%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (15.45%) .NET
2 40 (8.13%) HTML
3 34 (6.91%) ASP.NET
4 31 (6.30%) CSS
5 25 (5.08%) Spring
6 19 (3.86%) Cascading
7 15 (3.05%) WinForms
7 15 (3.05%) J2EE
8 14 (2.85%) Web Services
8 14 (2.85%) jQuery
9 13 (2.64%) XML
10 12 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (2.44%) WPF
11 11 (2.24%) Hibernate
12 10 (2.03%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.83%) WCF
14 8 (1.63%) Java SE
14 8 (1.63%) Flash
14 8 (1.63%) HTML5
14 8 (1.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 227 (46.14%) Computer Science
2 151 (30.69%) Physics
3 124 (25.20%) Statistics
4 108 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (20.12%) Algorithms
6 64 (13.01%) Economics
7 42 (8.54%) Visualisation
8 34 (6.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 32 (6.50%) Digital Media
10 31 (6.30%) Hedge funds
11 30 (6.10%) Derivative
12 28 (5.69%) Applied Mathematics
13 22 (4.47%) Neural Network
14 20 (4.07%) Credit Risk
15 18 (3.66%) Management Information System
15 18 (3.66%) Data Structures
16 15 (3.05%) Equities
16 15 (3.05%) Chemistry
17 14 (2.85%) Market Risk
17 14 (2.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.77%) UNIX
2 46 (9.35%) Linux
3 38 (7.72%) Windows
4 14 (2.85%) HPUX
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.41%) CentOS
5 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.41%) Debian
5 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (26.22%) Analytics
2 89 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (12.80%) Data Analysis
4 58 (11.79%) OO
5 44 (8.94%) Multithreading
6 41 (8.33%) TDD
7 39 (7.93%) Project Management
7 39 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 32 (6.50%) Cluster Analysis
10 31 (6.30%) Data Modelling
11 30 (6.10%) Software Engineering
12 29 (5.89%) Predictive Modelling
12 29 (5.89%) Low Latency
13 27 (5.49%) Statistical Analysis
13 27 (5.49%) Risk Management
14 25 (5.08%) MapReduce
15 23 (4.67%) Data Analytics
15 23 (4.67%) Time Series Analysis
16 22 (4.47%) Markov Chain
Programming Languages
1 217 (44.11%) SQL
2 200 (40.65%) Java
3 120 (24.39%) C#
4 113 (22.97%) C++
5 82 (16.67%) Python
6 73 (14.84%) R
7 50 (10.16%) MATLAB
8 41 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 38 (7.72%) VBA
10 36 (7.32%) C
11 23 (4.67%) Scala
12 19 (3.86%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.86%) VB
13 13 (2.64%) Clojure
14 12 (2.44%) Ruby
15 9 (1.83%) Perl
15 9 (1.83%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.02%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 333 (67.68%) Degree
2 66 (13.41%) PhD
3 13 (2.64%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.03%) ISEB
6 9 (1.83%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.63%) PMP
7 8 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.63%) MCSE
8 6 (1.22%) CCNA
8 6 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.81%) ACMT
9 4 (0.81%) APMP
9 4 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (0.81%) MCTS
9 4 (0.81%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.81%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.81%) MCSA
9 4 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.66%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) Solvency II
2 8 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.63%) Basel II
3 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) Basel III
4 2 (0.41%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.72%) Oracle
3 17 (3.46%) Business Objects
4 16 (3.25%) Sybase
5 14 (2.85%) Google
6 12 (2.44%) webMethods
7 6 (1.22%) Tableau
8 5 (1.02%) VMware
8 5 (1.02%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.02%) Cognos
9 4 (0.81%) Citrix
9 4 (0.81%) Apple
9 4 (0.81%) Omniture
9 4 (0.81%) DoubleClick
9 4 (0.81%) Demandware
9 4 (0.81%) Twitter
10 3 (0.61%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.61%) Reuters
10 3 (0.61%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.61%) Cisco
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago