The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 104 78 124
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 309 400 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.48% 3.40% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.34% 8.45% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 249 345 245
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4876 4731 5373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.17% 40.20% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4049 4080 4898
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Mathematics
London

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 April 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 April 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.

1 414 (69.81%) Degree
2 338 (57.00%) Finance
3 283 (47.72%) Computer Science
4 245 (41.32%) Java
5 204 (34.40%) SQL
6 199 (33.56%) Physics
7 148 (24.96%) C#
8 144 (24.28%) C++
9 119 (20.07%) Python
10 113 (19.06%) .NET
11 101 (17.03%) Front Office
11 101 (17.03%) Banking
12 96 (16.19%) OO
13 88 (14.84%) Software Engineering
14 84 (14.17%) SQL Server
15 79 (13.32%) Analytics
16 78 (13.15%) Statistics
17 72 (12.14%) Linux
18 68 (11.47%) JavaScript
19 67 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
20 63 (10.62%) Multithreading
21 59 (9.95%) PhD
22 57 (9.61%) Risk Management
23 56 (9.44%) Hedge funds
24 55 (9.27%) Project Management
24 55 (9.27%) Microsoft
24 55 (9.27%) UNIX
25 51 (8.60%) Business Analysis
26 48 (8.09%) Derivative
26 48 (8.09%) Algorithmic Trading

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (4.89%) SAS
2 21 (3.54%) IIS
3 7 (1.18%) Apache
4 5 (0.84%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.51%) Node.js
5 3 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.34%) GemFire
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 37 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.20%) MS Office
3 18 (3.04%) SPSS
4 6 (1.01%) CPLEX
4 6 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.51%) FastStats
7 1 (0.17%) Weka
7 1 (0.17%) Simulink
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (4.05%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.51%) Summit
3 1 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) RMDS
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.20%) Internet
2 7 (1.18%) LAN
2 7 (1.18%) WAN
2 7 (1.18%) HTTP
2 7 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.84%) Intranet
3 5 (0.84%) LDAP
4 4 (0.67%) SSH
4 4 (0.67%) SSL
5 2 (0.34%) DNS
5 2 (0.34%) VoIP
5 2 (0.34%) SAN
5 2 (0.34%) Wireless
6 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.17%) HSRP
6 1 (0.17%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.17%) Multicast
6 1 (0.17%) MPLS
6 1 (0.17%) OSPF
6 1 (0.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.90%) Big Data
2 35 (5.90%) Hadoop
3 23 (3.88%) Data Mining
4 19 (3.20%) MySQL
5 12 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.85%) Mahout
6 11 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.18%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.18%) OLAP
9 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.67%) Base SAS
10 4 (0.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 45 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 13 (2.19%) JIRA
4 13 (2.19%) Subversion
5 7 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.18%) Selenium
6 6 (1.01%) Maven
6 6 (1.01%) GCC
6 6 (1.01%) GDB
7 5 (0.84%) WebDriver
7 5 (0.84%) Artifactory
7 5 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (0.84%) JUnit
8 4 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.51%) Hudson
9 3 (0.51%) Gradle
9 3 (0.51%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
General
1 338 (57.00%) Finance
2 101 (17.03%) Front Office
2 101 (17.03%) Banking
3 44 (7.42%) Investment Banking
4 36 (6.07%) Financial Institution
5 31 (5.23%) Marketing
6 28 (4.72%) Games
7 27 (4.55%) Legal
8 19 (3.20%) Retail
9 15 (2.53%) Advertising
10 7 (1.18%) International Banking
11 5 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.67%) German Language
12 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.51%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.51%) French Language
14 2 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 283 (47.72%) Developer
2 104 (17.54%) Analyst
3 87 (14.67%) Java Developer
4 62 (10.46%) C# Developer
5 53 (8.94%) C++ Developer
6 49 (8.26%) Graduate
7 45 (7.59%) Junior
8 35 (5.90%) Software Developer
8 35 (5.90%) Junior Developer
9 34 (5.73%) .NET Developer
10 33 (5.56%) Data Scientist
11 32 (5.40%) Business Analyst
12 30 (5.06%) Software Engineer
13 28 (4.72%) C++/C# Developer
14 27 (4.55%) Python Developer
15 26 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
16 24 (4.05%) Consultant
17 23 (3.88%) Product Specialist
18 21 (3.54%) Quantitative Developer
19 18 (3.04%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (19.06%) .NET
2 42 (7.08%) HTML
3 36 (6.07%) ASP.NET
4 32 (5.40%) XML
4 32 (5.40%) CSS
4 32 (5.40%) .NET Framework
4 32 (5.40%) jQuery
5 26 (4.38%) Ajax
6 25 (4.22%) Web Services
7 23 (3.88%) REST
8 22 (3.71%) Flash
9 21 (3.54%) WCF
9 21 (3.54%) WPF
10 20 (3.37%) Swing
10 20 (3.37%) STL
11 18 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (2.70%) WinForms
12 16 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (2.70%) MapReduce
13 15 (2.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 283 (47.72%) Computer Science
2 199 (33.56%) Physics
3 78 (13.15%) Statistics
4 56 (9.44%) Hedge funds
5 48 (8.09%) Derivative
6 47 (7.93%) Fixed Income
7 45 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 44 (7.42%) Equities
9 22 (3.71%) Economics
10 19 (3.20%) Visualisation
11 17 (2.87%) N-Tier
11 17 (2.87%) Market Risk
12 15 (2.53%) Social Gaming
13 14 (2.36%) Open Source
14 13 (2.19%) Mobile App
14 13 (2.19%) Grid Computing
15 12 (2.02%) Credit Risk
16 11 (1.85%) Applied Mathematics
17 10 (1.69%) Management Information System
18 9 (1.52%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.14%) Linux
2 55 (9.27%) UNIX
3 44 (7.42%) Windows
4 11 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.67%) Solaris
7 2 (0.34%) Android
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (16.19%) OO
2 88 (14.84%) Software Engineering
3 79 (13.32%) Analytics
4 67 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (10.62%) Multithreading
6 57 (9.61%) Risk Management
7 55 (9.27%) Project Management
8 51 (8.60%) Business Analysis
9 48 (8.09%) Algorithmic Trading
10 41 (6.91%) MVC
10 41 (6.91%) Asset Management
11 40 (6.75%) OOP
12 38 (6.41%) Data Analysis
13 37 (6.24%) Scrum
14 35 (5.90%) RAD
15 33 (5.56%) Low Latency
16 31 (5.23%) Workflow
17 26 (4.38%) Waterfall
18 25 (4.22%) Portfolio Management
18 25 (4.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 245 (41.32%) Java
2 204 (34.40%) SQL
3 148 (24.96%) C#
4 144 (24.28%) C++
5 119 (20.07%) Python
6 68 (11.47%) JavaScript
7 42 (7.08%) VBA
8 41 (6.91%) R
9 31 (5.23%) MATLAB
10 28 (4.72%) C
11 22 (3.71%) Perl
12 16 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.02%) ActionScript
14 10 (1.69%) VB
14 10 (1.69%) Scala
14 10 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.35%) Ruby
15 8 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.01%) Ada
16 6 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 414 (69.81%) Degree
2 59 (9.95%) PhD
3 12 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.01%) ISEB
4 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.84%) Postgraduate
5 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.84%) MCITP
6 3 (0.51%) MBA
6 3 (0.51%) CISSP
6 3 (0.51%) CEH
7 2 (0.34%) MCTS
7 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.34%) CCNP
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) CCNA
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.24%) QA
2 6 (1.01%) SLA
3 4 (0.67%) COREP
3 4 (0.67%) FINREP
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) Basel II
5 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.51%) vCloud
3 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.17%) Oozie
2 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.42%) Oracle
3 23 (3.88%) SunGard
4 14 (2.36%) Bloomberg
5 13 (2.19%) Reuters
6 12 (2.02%) Intel
6 12 (2.02%) Sybase
7 8 (1.35%) Google
7 8 (1.35%) Adobe
7 8 (1.35%) Facebook
8 6 (1.01%) VMware
9 5 (0.84%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.84%) SAP
9 5 (0.84%) Murex
9 5 (0.84%) Calypso
9 5 (0.84%) Cisco
10 4 (0.67%) Sony
11 3 (0.51%) Palantir
11 3 (0.51%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Full Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 to £100000 per annum - Share options & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and bonus and training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £3000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago