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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 137 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 211 337 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.92% 2.81% 2.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 5.94% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 178 294 272
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 5674 5419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.94% 47.27% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3958 4847 4942
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 20 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 20 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.

1 334 (67.75%) Degree
2 256 (51.93%) Finance
3 227 (46.04%) Computer Science
4 218 (44.22%) SQL
5 202 (40.97%) Java
6 153 (31.03%) Physics
7 134 (27.18%) Analytics
8 125 (25.35%) Statistics
9 116 (23.53%) C#
10 113 (22.92%) C++
11 109 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
12 104 (21.10%) Algorithms
13 89 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (17.24%) Python
15 78 (15.82%) R
16 75 (15.21%) Big Data
17 72 (14.60%) .NET
17 72 (14.60%) SAS
18 70 (14.20%) PhD
19 69 (14.00%) Banking
20 67 (13.59%) Front Office
21 66 (13.39%) Hadoop
22 65 (13.18%) Economics
23 64 (12.98%) Data Analysis
24 60 (12.17%) MS Excel
25 57 (11.56%) OO
26 54 (10.95%) MATLAB
27 52 (10.55%) SQL Server
28 49 (9.94%) UNIX
29 46 (9.33%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 72 (14.60%) SAS
2 15 (3.04%) Apache Pig
3 11 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.62%) 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%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.41%) IIS
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%) JBoss
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 60 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 42 (8.52%) SPSS
3 38 (7.71%) MS Office
4 24 (4.87%) CPLEX
5 11 (2.23%) 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 8 (1.62%) 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 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.83%) SaaS
3 4 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.45%) Internet
2 7 (1.42%) Intranet
3 6 (1.22%) DNS
4 5 (1.01%) VoIP
4 5 (1.01%) Firewall
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 75 (15.21%) Big Data
2 66 (13.39%) Hadoop
3 52 (10.55%) SQL Server
4 43 (8.72%) Relational Database
5 37 (7.51%) Data Mining
6 22 (4.46%) Mahout
7 17 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.04%) Apache Hive
9 14 (2.84%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.64%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.62%) 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 (1.01%) QlikView
14 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.01%) Impala
15 4 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.84%) Maven
3 12 (2.43%) JIRA
4 8 (1.62%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 6 (1.22%) Selenium
6 4 (0.81%) JUnit
6 4 (0.81%) NUnit
6 4 (0.81%) Subversion
6 4 (0.81%) Artifactory
6 4 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.61%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.41%) Moq
8 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.41%) GCC
8 2 (0.41%) GDB
8 2 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 256 (51.93%) Finance
2 69 (14.00%) Banking
3 67 (13.59%) Front Office
4 44 (8.92%) Retail
5 41 (8.32%) Marketing
6 27 (5.48%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.04%) Games
8 12 (2.43%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.23%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.23%) Advertising
10 5 (1.01%) 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
1 191 (38.74%) Developer
2 143 (29.01%) Analyst
3 75 (15.21%) Java Developer
4 62 (12.58%) Data Scientist
5 48 (9.74%) Business Analyst
6 36 (7.30%) Graduate
7 33 (6.69%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.09%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.27%) Junior
10 22 (4.46%) Statistician
11 21 (4.26%) Data Analyst
11 21 (4.26%) Research Engineer
12 20 (4.06%) Junior Developer
13 19 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (3.85%) C++ Developer
14 18 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (3.45%) Consultant
15 17 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (3.25%) Support Analyst
17 15 (3.04%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.60%) .NET
2 40 (8.11%) HTML
3 33 (6.69%) ASP.NET
4 31 (6.29%) CSS
5 25 (5.07%) Spring
6 21 (4.26%) Cascading
7 15 (3.04%) J2EE
8 14 (2.84%) WinForms
9 13 (2.64%) Web Services
9 13 (2.64%) XML
9 13 (2.64%) jQuery
10 11 (2.23%) WPF
10 11 (2.23%) Hibernate
11 9 (1.83%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.62%) Java SE
12 8 (1.62%) WCF
12 8 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (1.62%) Flash
12 8 (1.62%) HTML5
12 8 (1.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 227 (46.04%) Computer Science
2 153 (31.03%) Physics
3 125 (25.35%) Statistics
4 109 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
5 104 (21.10%) Algorithms
6 65 (13.18%) Economics
7 44 (8.92%) Visualisation
8 35 (7.10%) Digital Media
9 34 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 31 (6.29%) Hedge funds
11 30 (6.09%) Applied Mathematics
12 27 (5.48%) Derivative
13 24 (4.87%) Neural Network
14 19 (3.85%) Management Information System
14 19 (3.85%) Credit Risk
15 18 (3.65%) Data Structures
16 15 (3.04%) Chemistry
17 14 (2.84%) Market Risk
17 14 (2.84%) Fixed Income
18 13 (2.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.94%) UNIX
2 42 (8.52%) Linux
3 38 (7.71%) Windows
4 14 (2.84%) 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
1 134 (27.18%) Analytics
2 89 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (12.98%) Data Analysis
4 57 (11.56%) OO
5 44 (8.92%) Multithreading
6 40 (8.11%) TDD
6 40 (8.11%) Project Management
7 39 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (7.71%) Business Analysis
9 34 (6.90%) Cluster Analysis
10 32 (6.49%) Data Modelling
11 31 (6.29%) Predictive Modelling
12 30 (6.09%) Software Engineering
13 29 (5.88%) Low Latency
14 27 (5.48%) MapReduce
14 27 (5.48%) Statistical Analysis
15 26 (5.27%) Risk Management
16 25 (5.07%) Time Series Analysis
17 24 (4.87%) Markov Chain
17 24 (4.87%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (44.22%) SQL
2 202 (40.97%) Java
3 116 (23.53%) C#
4 113 (22.92%) C++
5 85 (17.24%) Python
6 78 (15.82%) R
7 54 (10.95%) MATLAB
8 41 (8.32%) JavaScript
9 38 (7.71%) VBA
10 36 (7.30%) C
11 25 (5.07%) Scala
12 19 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.85%) VB
13 13 (2.64%) Clojure
14 12 (2.43%) Ruby
15 8 (1.62%) Perl
15 8 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.01%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 334 (67.75%) Degree
2 70 (14.20%) PhD
3 13 (2.64%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.03%) ISEB
6 9 (1.83%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.62%) PMP
7 8 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.62%) 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 (3.65%) QA
2 8 (1.62%) Solvency II
2 8 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.62%) 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
Vendors
1 46 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.71%) Oracle
3 17 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 16 (3.25%) Sybase
5 15 (3.04%) Google
6 12 (2.43%) webMethods
7 6 (1.22%) Tableau
8 5 (1.01%) VMware
8 5 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.01%) 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
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Front Office Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Commission + Incentives
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (>10%) + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago