The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.68% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 1.52% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £20,000 £19,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -57.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Mathematics
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 66 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 55.46% 34.20% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Colchester region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Colchester

Mathematics
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft