The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 71 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 7 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.17% 3.32% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.29% 8.06% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Mathematics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
213 310 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.50% 41.17% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 143 249 146
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Dorset

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Dorset

Mathematics
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Mathematics
South West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
3 18 (58.06%) C#
4 14 (45.16%) C++
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
5 12 (38.71%) Physics
6 11 (35.48%) .NET
7 9 (29.03%) UML
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) Firmware
9 7 (22.58%) Line Management
10 6 (19.35%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (19.35%) Signal Processing
10 6 (19.35%) Electronics
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) C
10 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 6 (19.35%) Logistics
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.13%) SDLC
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.90%) Java
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.68%) PhD
13 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
13 3 (9.68%) Billing
13 3 (9.68%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Electronics
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Graduate
2 8 (25.81%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Designer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Designer
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Physics
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) AS400
5 2 (6.45%) iSeries
6 1 (3.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) UML
3 7 (22.58%) Line Management
4 6 (19.35%) Signal Processing
4 6 (19.35%) Logistics
5 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) C
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) RPG IV
5 2 (6.45%) VC++
5 2 (6.45%) RPG
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) PhD
4 2 (6.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Twitter