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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 121 126 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 226 285 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 2.26% 2.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.10% 4.95% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 189 224 288
Average salary £54,000 £63,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +48.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
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
4431 5754 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.31% 45.68% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 4732 5151
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 6 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 6 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.

1 298 (68.51%) Degree
2 208 (47.82%) Computer Science
3 194 (44.60%) Finance
4 184 (42.30%) SQL
5 138 (31.72%) Java
6 114 (26.21%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (24.14%) Physics
8 96 (22.07%) C#
9 91 (20.92%) Analytics
10 80 (18.39%) Statistics
11 76 (17.47%) C++
12 75 (17.24%) SQL Server
13 70 (16.09%) MS Excel
14 69 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (15.40%) .NET
16 58 (13.33%) Front Office
17 56 (12.87%) UNIX
17 56 (12.87%) Banking
18 54 (12.41%) Microsoft
19 51 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
20 50 (11.49%) Linux
21 45 (10.34%) Python
21 45 (10.34%) SAS
22 42 (9.66%) Management Information System
23 41 (9.43%) Windows
24 40 (9.20%) VBA
25 39 (8.97%) R
26 38 (8.74%) Economics
26 38 (8.74%) Marketing
27 37 (8.51%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 45 (10.34%) SAS
2 16 (3.68%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.22%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.30%) IIS
6 8 (1.84%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.38%) Lync
8 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.69%) Node.js
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.44%) MS Office
3 26 (5.98%) SPSS
4 10 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.92%) Maya
6 3 (0.69%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.23%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 12 (2.76%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (0.69%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.23%) Summit
3 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.23%) PORTIA
3 1 (0.23%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.53%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.83%) Internet
2 12 (2.76%) VPN
3 9 (2.07%) Network Security
4 8 (1.84%) Broadband
5 5 (1.15%) LAN
5 5 (1.15%) DNS
5 5 (1.15%) WAN
5 5 (1.15%) DHCP
6 4 (0.92%) VoIP
6 4 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.69%) FTP
8 1 (0.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 25 (5.75%) Big Data
4 23 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.14%) Data Mining
6 17 (3.91%) QlikView
7 13 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.53%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.07%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.07%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.84%) MySQL
11 8 (1.84%) Redis
11 8 (1.84%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.38%) DB2
14 5 (1.15%) MS Access
14 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.38%) Maven
4 5 (1.15%) JUnit
5 4 (0.92%) JIRA
5 4 (0.92%) Gradle
6 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.69%) Subversion
6 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.46%) Selenium
7 2 (0.46%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.46%) Xcode
7 2 (0.46%) NUnit
7 2 (0.46%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.23%) GCC
General
1 194 (44.60%) Finance
2 58 (13.33%) Front Office
3 56 (12.87%) Banking
4 38 (8.74%) Marketing
5 26 (5.98%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.68%) Retail
7 12 (2.76%) Advertising
8 11 (2.53%) Back Office
9 6 (1.38%) Electronics
9 6 (1.38%) German Language
10 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.69%) Games
13 2 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.46%) Cantonese Language
13 2 (0.46%) Publishing
14 1 (0.23%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.23%) French Language
14 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 164 (37.70%) Developer
2 156 (35.86%) Analyst
3 47 (10.80%) Graduate
4 40 (9.20%) Java Developer
5 31 (7.13%) Consultant
6 29 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 29 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 28 (6.44%) Business Analyst
8 27 (6.21%) Junior
9 24 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 22 (5.06%) Data Analyst
11 18 (4.14%) Programmer
11 18 (4.14%) Quantitative Developer
12 16 (3.68%) Analyst Developer
12 16 (3.68%) Junior Developer
13 14 (3.22%) Applications Support
13 14 (3.22%) Data Scientist
14 13 (2.99%) Software Engineer
14 13 (2.99%) C++ Developer
15 12 (2.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.40%) .NET
2 28 (6.44%) HTML
3 23 (5.29%) ASP.NET
4 20 (4.60%) Spring
5 17 (3.91%) CSS
5 17 (3.91%) XML
6 14 (3.22%) jQuery
7 11 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
8 10 (2.30%) Web Services
9 9 (2.07%) WCF
9 9 (2.07%) RESTful
10 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.84%) WPF
10 8 (1.84%) OpenMP
11 7 (1.61%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.61%) LINQ
11 7 (1.61%) JSON
11 7 (1.61%) Velocity
12 6 (1.38%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 208 (47.82%) Computer Science
2 114 (26.21%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (24.14%) Physics
4 80 (18.39%) Statistics
5 42 (9.66%) Management Information System
6 38 (8.74%) Economics
7 29 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 29 (6.67%) Visualisation
8 28 (6.44%) Hedge funds
8 28 (6.44%) Derivative
9 27 (6.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (4.37%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.76%) User Experience
11 12 (2.76%) Equities
12 11 (2.53%) CMDB
13 10 (2.30%) Credit Risk
14 9 (2.07%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (2.07%) Applied Mathematics
15 8 (1.84%) Psychology
15 8 (1.84%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.87%) UNIX
2 50 (11.49%) Linux
3 41 (9.43%) Windows
4 24 (5.52%) Android
5 12 (2.76%) HPUX
6 9 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (20.92%) Analytics
2 69 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (8.51%) Data Analysis
5 34 (7.82%) Software Engineering
6 33 (7.59%) OO
7 32 (7.36%) ITIL
8 30 (6.90%) TDD
9 29 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 26 (5.98%) Asset Management
11 21 (4.83%) Cyber Security
11 21 (4.83%) Multithreading
12 20 (4.60%) SDLC
13 18 (4.14%) Data Modelling
14 17 (3.91%) Information Security
15 16 (3.68%) Automated Testing
15 16 (3.68%) UML
15 16 (3.68%) Risk Management
16 15 (3.45%) MVC
16 15 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 184 (42.30%) SQL
2 138 (31.72%) Java
3 96 (22.07%) C#
4 76 (17.47%) C++
5 45 (10.34%) Python
6 40 (9.20%) VBA
7 39 (8.97%) R
8 30 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 27 (6.21%) C
10 26 (5.98%) JavaScript
11 25 (5.75%) MATLAB
12 24 (5.52%) Shell Script
13 21 (4.83%) Scala
14 15 (3.45%) Ruby
15 14 (3.22%) VB
16 11 (2.53%) PHP
17 9 (2.07%) Fortran
18 6 (1.38%) F#
19 5 (1.15%) Objective-C
19 5 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 298 (68.51%) Degree
2 31 (7.13%) PhD
3 16 (3.68%) CISSP
4 14 (3.22%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.30%) CISM
7 9 (2.07%) CISA
7 9 (2.07%) GIAC
7 9 (2.07%) CRISC
8 7 (1.61%) MCP
8 7 (1.61%) MCSE
9 6 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.15%) ISEB
11 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.69%) CFA
13 2 (0.46%) MOS
14 1 (0.23%) CEH
14 1 (0.23%) CISMP
14 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.91%) QA
2 11 (2.53%) SLA
3 9 (2.07%) EMIR
3 9 (2.07%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.46%) MiFID
5 2 (0.46%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.46%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 19 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.38%) XenApp
3 5 (1.15%) Firmware
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) SCCM
1 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 54 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.13%) Tableau
3 26 (5.98%) Oracle
4 21 (4.83%) Sybase
5 14 (3.22%) webMethods
6 12 (2.76%) Google
6 12 (2.76%) Cognos
7 11 (2.53%) Business Objects
8 8 (1.84%) VMware
8 8 (1.84%) Alteryx
9 7 (1.61%) Omniture
9 7 (1.61%) Adobe
10 6 (1.38%) Citrix
10 6 (1.38%) Coremetrics
11 5 (1.15%) IBM
12 4 (0.92%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.92%) StreamBase
13 3 (0.69%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.46%) DoubleClick
14 2 (0.46%) ESRI
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