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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 152 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 180 306 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 2.64% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.01% 5.70% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 158 265 277
Average salary £45,750 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
4486 5370 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.66% 46.34% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 4577 4710
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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 292 (65.62%) Degree
2 242 (54.38%) Finance
3 199 (44.72%) Computer Science
4 191 (42.92%) SQL
5 166 (37.30%) Java
6 116 (26.07%) Statistics
7 113 (25.39%) Physics
8 111 (24.94%) Analytics
9 107 (24.04%) C#
10 102 (22.92%) C++
11 96 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
12 78 (17.53%) Algorithms
13 73 (16.40%) .NET
13 73 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (15.28%) MS Excel
15 67 (15.06%) Python
16 59 (13.26%) Data Analysis
17 57 (12.81%) SAS
18 56 (12.58%) Big Data
19 53 (11.91%) Microsoft
20 52 (11.69%) Banking
21 51 (11.46%) R
22 50 (11.24%) Economics
23 49 (11.01%) UNIX
23 49 (11.01%) OO
24 48 (10.79%) Hadoop
25 47 (10.56%) SQL Server
26 46 (10.34%) Front Office
27 45 (10.11%) Linux
27 45 (10.11%) PhD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 57 (12.81%) SAS
2 15 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.15%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.80%) MS Project Server
6 6 (1.35%) IIS
7 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.67%) Node.js
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.45%) Lync
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) GemFire
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.99%) MS Office
3 33 (7.42%) SPSS
4 13 (2.92%) CPLEX
5 10 (2.25%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.02%) MS Project
7 6 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.22%) Weka
9 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.92%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.35%) Radian6
2 6 (1.35%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.67%) RMDS
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.22%) Endur
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Clinical
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.60%) Internet
2 6 (1.35%) Firewall
3 5 (1.12%) VoIP
3 5 (1.12%) Intranet
4 4 (0.90%) DNS
4 4 (0.90%) VLAN
5 3 (0.67%) IMAP
5 3 (0.67%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) IPv4
6 1 (0.22%) IPv6
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.22%) Broadband
6 1 (0.22%) PBX
6 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.58%) Big Data
2 48 (10.79%) Hadoop
3 47 (10.56%) SQL Server
4 33 (7.42%) Relational Database
5 30 (6.74%) Data Mining
6 19 (4.27%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.37%) Apache Hive
9 14 (3.15%) MongoDB
10 13 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (2.47%) Mahout
12 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.12%) QlikView
13 5 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.12%) Impala
14 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.90%) HBase
15 3 (0.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.15%) Maven
3 8 (1.80%) JIRA
4 7 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.35%) Mercurial
5 6 (1.35%) Selenium
5 6 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.90%) JUnit
6 4 (0.90%) NUnit
6 4 (0.90%) Subversion
6 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.67%) Ant
8 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.45%) Moq
8 2 (0.45%) GCC
8 2 (0.45%) GDB
9 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.22%) WebStorm
9 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 242 (54.38%) Finance
2 52 (11.69%) Banking
3 46 (10.34%) Front Office
4 38 (8.54%) Retail
5 31 (6.97%) Marketing
6 19 (4.27%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.70%) Games
8 9 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.90%) Electronics
9 4 (0.90%) Advertising
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.45%) French Language
11 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (36.85%) Developer
2 140 (31.46%) Analyst
3 54 (12.13%) Java Developer
4 43 (9.66%) Business Analyst
5 40 (8.99%) Data Scientist
6 37 (8.31%) Graduate
7 29 (6.52%) Junior
7 29 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 26 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
10 20 (4.49%) Data Analyst
10 20 (4.49%) Junior Developer
11 16 (3.60%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.60%) Quantitative Developer
12 15 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.37%) Programmer
12 15 (3.37%) Consultant
12 15 (3.37%) C++ Developer
13 14 (3.15%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.15%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (16.40%) .NET
2 43 (9.66%) HTML
3 34 (7.64%) CSS
4 33 (7.42%) ASP.NET
5 24 (5.39%) Spring
6 16 (3.60%) jQuery
7 15 (3.37%) J2EE
7 15 (3.37%) Web Services
8 14 (3.15%) WinForms
9 13 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (2.47%) WCF
10 11 (2.47%) WPF
11 10 (2.25%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.25%) Cascading
12 9 (2.02%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.80%) Java SE
13 8 (1.80%) JSON
13 8 (1.80%) Flash
13 8 (1.80%) HTML5
14 7 (1.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 199 (44.72%) Computer Science
2 116 (26.07%) Statistics
3 113 (25.39%) Physics
4 96 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (17.53%) Algorithms
6 50 (11.24%) Economics
7 35 (7.87%) Visualisation
8 27 (6.07%) Derivative
9 23 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (5.17%) Management Information System
10 19 (4.27%) Applied Mathematics
10 19 (4.27%) Hedge funds
11 16 (3.60%) Digital Media
12 15 (3.37%) Chemistry
12 15 (3.37%) Equities
13 14 (3.15%) Credit Risk
13 14 (3.15%) Open Source
14 13 (2.92%) Neural Network
15 12 (2.70%) Psychology
15 12 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (11.01%) UNIX
2 45 (10.11%) Linux
3 41 (9.21%) Windows
4 14 (3.15%) HPUX
5 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Debian
6 2 (0.45%) Android
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (24.94%) Analytics
2 73 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.26%) Data Analysis
4 49 (11.01%) OO
5 43 (9.66%) TDD
6 40 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (8.09%) Multithreading
8 31 (6.97%) Project Management
9 28 (6.29%) Software Engineering
10 27 (6.07%) Low Latency
11 26 (5.84%) Business Analysis
11 26 (5.84%) Data Modelling
12 25 (5.62%) Cluster Analysis
13 24 (5.39%) Statistical Analysis
14 23 (5.17%) Risk Management
15 21 (4.72%) ETL
16 20 (4.49%) Predictive Modelling
17 19 (4.27%) OOP
17 19 (4.27%) MVC
18 18 (4.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 191 (42.92%) SQL
2 166 (37.30%) Java
3 107 (24.04%) C#
4 102 (22.92%) C++
5 67 (15.06%) Python
6 51 (11.46%) R
7 42 (9.44%) JavaScript
8 38 (8.54%) C
9 34 (7.64%) VBA
10 31 (6.97%) MATLAB
11 20 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 19 (4.27%) VB
13 17 (3.82%) Scala
14 16 (3.60%) T-SQL
15 13 (2.92%) Clojure
15 13 (2.92%) Ruby
16 10 (2.25%) Perl
17 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 5 (1.12%) Bash Shell
19 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 292 (65.62%) Degree
2 45 (10.11%) PhD
3 13 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.25%) MCSE
6 9 (2.02%) ISEB
7 8 (1.80%) PMP
7 8 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.57%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.35%) MCP
10 4 (0.90%) MCSA
10 4 (0.90%) CISSP
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.90%) CCNA
10 4 (0.90%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.90%) ACMT
10 4 (0.90%) APMP
10 4 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.82%) QA
2 9 (2.02%) Solvency II
2 9 (2.02%) Basel II
3 8 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.67%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) Snort
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.22%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.42%) Oracle
3 20 (4.49%) Google
4 19 (4.27%) Business Objects
5 15 (3.37%) Sybase
6 12 (2.70%) webMethods
7 10 (2.25%) Omniture
8 9 (2.02%) Cognos
9 7 (1.57%) Tableau
10 6 (1.35%) Demandware
10 6 (1.35%) Twitter
10 6 (1.35%) DoubleClick
10 6 (1.35%) Sysomos
11 5 (1.12%) VMware
11 5 (1.12%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.90%) Apple
12 4 (0.90%) Cisco
12 4 (0.90%) Citrix
12 4 (0.90%) Coremetrics
13 3 (0.67%) Ab Initio
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