The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 131 135 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2326 2099 2504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.13% 2.06% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.81% 6.17% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1715 2174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Mathematics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34164 34017 37205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.23% 33.45% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27033 27659 31648
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mathematics
Salary Trend in England

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in England

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in England

Mathematics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
London -11 1003 £50,000 - 130
South East +10 552 £40,000 - 54
East of England +44 241 £37,500 +10.29% 46
South West +30 150 £34,750 +6.92% 25
North West +21 126 £35,000 +7.69% 25
East Midlands +30 88 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands -43 75 £36,250 -27.50% 11
North East +15 51 £22,500 -43.75% 8
Yorkshire -54 50 £24,000 -20.00% 11
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 3203 (63.39%) Degree
2 2458 (48.64%) Computer Science
3 1767 (34.97%) Java
4 1646 (32.57%) Finance
5 1514 (29.96%) SQL
6 1431 (28.32%) C++
7 1426 (28.22%) C#
8 1372 (27.15%) Physics
9 1230 (24.34%) Software Engineering
10 972 (19.24%) .NET
11 906 (17.93%) OO
12 779 (15.42%) Statistics
13 763 (15.10%) Analytics
14 740 (14.64%) SQL Server
15 699 (13.83%) HTML
16 671 (13.28%) C
17 670 (13.26%) Python
18 665 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
19 649 (12.84%) JavaScript
20 629 (12.45%) Windows
20 629 (12.45%) Microsoft
21 618 (12.23%) Linux
22 534 (10.57%) PhD
23 492 (9.74%) Oracle
24 439 (8.69%) MS Excel
25 432 (8.55%) Marketing
26 407 (8.05%) CSS
26 407 (8.05%) UNIX
27 382 (7.56%) SAS
28 375 (7.42%) XML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 382 (7.56%) SAS
2 97 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 61 (1.21%) Apache
4 50 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 50 (0.99%) Apache Pig
5 49 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 47 (0.93%) IIS
7 46 (0.91%) CMS
8 26 (0.51%) Node.js
9 18 (0.36%) GlassFish
9 18 (0.36%) Lync
10 17 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
11 16 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
12 14 (0.28%) WebLogic
12 14 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.26%) Resin
14 12 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.20%) CloudStack
15 10 (0.20%) GemFire
Applications
1 439 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 241 (4.77%) MS Office
3 186 (3.68%) SPSS
4 75 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (0.57%) CPLEX
6 28 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 28 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.46%) MS Project
8 20 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.30%) S-PLUS
10 12 (0.24%) NASTRAN
10 12 (0.24%) Stata
10 12 (0.24%) FastStats
11 10 (0.20%) Simulink
12 9 (0.18%) InfoPath
13 8 (0.16%) Mathematica
14 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
15 5 (0.099%) Weka
15 5 (0.099%) Vensim
16 4 (0.079%) Maya
Business Applications
1 96 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 24 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 21 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
4 8 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
4 8 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.12%) Endur
6 4 (0.079%) SAP Retail
6 4 (0.079%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 4 (0.079%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.079%) Magento
7 3 (0.059%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.040%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.040%) MoSes
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.020%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.25%) SaaS
2 62 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (0.63%) GitHub
5 24 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.20%) Office 365
7 6 (0.12%) PaaS
8 5 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.079%) Responsys
9 4 (0.079%) IaaS
10 3 (0.059%) Trello
11 2 (0.040%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.020%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.020%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 202 (4.00%) Internet
2 56 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 48 (0.95%) DNS
4 45 (0.89%) WAN
5 44 (0.87%) Wireless
6 43 (0.85%) LAN
7 34 (0.67%) HTTP
7 34 (0.67%) Firewall
8 28 (0.55%) DHCP
9 27 (0.53%) LDAP
10 23 (0.46%) MPLS
11 20 (0.40%) Intranet
12 19 (0.38%) Network Security
13 17 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (0.34%) Bluetooth
14 16 (0.32%) SAN
14 16 (0.32%) VoIP
15 15 (0.30%) VPN
16 13 (0.26%) Broadband
17 12 (0.24%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 740 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 328 (6.49%) Big Data
3 290 (5.74%) Hadoop
4 269 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 204 (4.04%) Data Mining
6 166 (3.29%) MySQL
7 154 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 127 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 126 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 113 (2.24%) NoSQL
11 111 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 87 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 87 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 85 (1.68%) RDBMS
14 74 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
15 69 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 62 (1.23%) Apache Hive
16 62 (1.23%) MongoDB
16 62 (1.23%) QlikView
17 56 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 191 (3.78%) Visual Studio
2 138 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 128 (2.53%) Selenium
4 121 (2.39%) Subversion
5 107 (2.12%) Git (software)
6 100 (1.98%) NUnit
7 94 (1.86%) Maven
8 91 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 74 (1.46%) JIRA
10 59 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
10 59 (1.17%) Jenkins
11 54 (1.07%) JUnit
12 38 (0.75%) WinRunner
12 38 (0.75%) TestComplete
12 38 (0.75%) Moq
13 36 (0.71%) Ant
14 33 (0.65%) Mercurial
15 30 (0.59%) WebDriver
16 27 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
17 26 (0.51%) Ranorex
General
1 1646 (32.57%) Finance
2 432 (8.55%) Marketing
3 326 (6.45%) Banking
4 319 (6.31%) Front Office
5 265 (5.24%) Games
6 249 (4.93%) Retail
7 126 (2.49%) Investment Banking
8 125 (2.47%) Financial Institution
9 111 (2.20%) Telecoms
10 110 (2.18%) Advertising
11 100 (1.98%) Electronics
12 99 (1.96%) Manufacturing
13 55 (1.09%) Legal
14 50 (0.99%) Back Office
15 49 (0.97%) Military
16 41 (0.81%) Aerospace
17 35 (0.69%) Publishing
18 31 (0.61%) Local Government
19 29 (0.57%) Automotive
20 22 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2156 (42.67%) Developer
2 1042 (20.62%) Analyst
3 556 (11.00%) Software Engineer
4 521 (10.31%) Graduate
5 520 (10.29%) Java Developer
6 513 (10.15%) Software Developer
7 345 (6.83%) C# Developer
8 288 (5.70%) Consultant
9 268 (5.30%) C++ Developer
10 231 (4.57%) Senior Developer
11 214 (4.24%) Data Scientist
12 207 (4.10%) .NET Developer
13 200 (3.96%) Programmer
14 190 (3.76%) Junior
15 180 (3.56%) Graduate Developer
16 155 (3.07%) Tester
16 155 (3.07%) Data Analyst
17 154 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
18 147 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
19 126 (2.49%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 972 (19.24%) .NET
2 699 (13.83%) HTML
3 407 (8.05%) CSS
4 375 (7.42%) XML
5 335 (6.63%) ASP.NET
6 244 (4.83%) jQuery
7 241 (4.77%) HTML5
8 236 (4.67%) Web Services
9 213 (4.22%) Spring
10 182 (3.60%) .NET Framework
11 177 (3.50%) J2EE
12 173 (3.42%) WPF
13 143 (2.83%) WCF
14 109 (2.16%) XSLT
15 101 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 98 (1.94%) CSS3
17 93 (1.84%) Ajax
18 86 (1.70%) Hibernate
19 83 (1.64%) SOAP
20 80 (1.58%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2458 (48.64%) Computer Science
2 1372 (27.15%) Physics
3 779 (15.42%) Statistics
4 316 (6.25%) Economics
5 214 (4.24%) Visualisation
6 162 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 159 (3.15%) Derivative
8 150 (2.97%) Fixed Income
9 148 (2.93%) Hedge funds
10 139 (2.75%) Equities
11 125 (2.47%) Open Source
12 124 (2.45%) Management Information System
13 118 (2.34%) Mobile App
14 95 (1.88%) 3D Graphics
15 90 (1.78%) Credit Risk
16 81 (1.60%) Chemistry
17 78 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
18 77 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
19 68 (1.35%) Client/Server
20 66 (1.31%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 629 (12.45%) Windows
2 618 (12.23%) Linux
3 407 (8.05%) UNIX
4 130 (2.57%) Android
5 101 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 90 (1.78%) Solaris
7 55 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 34 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 31 (0.61%) Windows XP
12 30 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (0.53%) AIX
14 24 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
15 17 (0.34%) CentOS
15 17 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.22%) HPUX
17 11 (0.22%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1230 (24.34%) Software Engineering
2 906 (17.93%) OO
3 763 (15.10%) Analytics
4 665 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 336 (6.65%) Data Analysis
6 334 (6.61%) Multithreading
7 315 (6.23%) Scrum
8 299 (5.92%) Project Management
9 281 (5.56%) OOP
10 268 (5.30%) TDD
11 261 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
12 226 (4.47%) Web Development
13 222 (4.39%) Unit Testing
14 204 (4.04%) OOD
15 193 (3.82%) E-Commerce
16 186 (3.68%) Data Modelling
17 183 (3.62%) MVC
18 158 (3.13%) Risk Management
19 154 (3.05%) ITIL
20 145 (2.87%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1767 (34.97%) Java
2 1514 (29.96%) SQL
3 1431 (28.32%) C++
4 1426 (28.22%) C#
5 671 (13.28%) C
6 670 (13.26%) Python
7 649 (12.84%) JavaScript
8 284 (5.62%) MATLAB
9 277 (5.48%) R
10 156 (3.09%) VBA
11 143 (2.83%) Scala
12 141 (2.79%) Perl
13 133 (2.63%) PHP
14 131 (2.59%) VB.NET
15 123 (2.43%) T-SQL
16 104 (2.06%) VB
17 90 (1.78%) PL/SQL
18 87 (1.72%) Shell Script
19 79 (1.56%) Ruby
20 70 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3203 (63.39%) Degree
2 534 (10.57%) PhD
3 191 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 86 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 77 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 76 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 73 (1.44%) ISEB
8 37 (0.73%) Postgraduate
9 33 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 30 (0.59%) ISTQB
11 22 (0.44%) MCITP
12 19 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.34%) MCP
14 16 (0.32%) MCTS
15 14 (0.28%) CISSP
15 14 (0.28%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.24%) CCNP
17 10 (0.20%) MCSD
17 10 (0.20%) CCNA
18 9 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (6.51%) QA
2 69 (1.37%) SLA
3 20 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 15 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.24%) EMIR
6 12 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 11 (0.22%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.14%) MiFID
10 5 (0.099%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.079%) COBIT
11 4 (0.079%) TickIT
11 4 (0.079%) Basel II
11 4 (0.079%) JTAG
12 3 (0.059%) Basel III
12 3 (0.059%) IAS 39
13 2 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 68 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 65 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.40%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.20%) HDFS
7 8 (0.16%) IMail Server
8 7 (0.14%) vCloud
8 7 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.14%) XenApp
8 7 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.099%) KVM
9 5 (0.099%) vSphere
10 4 (0.079%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.040%) Xen
11 2 (0.040%) XenServer
11 2 (0.040%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.020%) RHEV
12 1 (0.020%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 51 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (0.63%) Puppet
3 25 (0.49%) Nagios
4 13 (0.26%) Munin
5 11 (0.22%) SCCM
6 8 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.16%) Opsview
7 6 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.099%) Cacti
8 5 (0.099%) SCOM
9 4 (0.079%) Netcool
9 4 (0.079%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.079%) ZENworks
9 4 (0.079%) Icinga
10 3 (0.059%) Ansible
11 2 (0.040%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.040%) logstash
Vendors
1 629 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 492 (9.74%) Oracle
3 248 (4.91%) Google
4 89 (1.76%) VMware
5 73 (1.44%) Facebook
6 71 (1.41%) Sybase
7 69 (1.37%) Tableau
8 57 (1.13%) Cisco
9 54 (1.07%) JBoss
10 51 (1.01%) IBM
11 49 (0.97%) Adobe
12 46 (0.91%) hybris
13 41 (0.81%) HP
14 38 (0.75%) SAP
15 35 (0.69%) Business Objects
16 34 (0.67%) Red Hat
17 30 (0.59%) Citrix
18 26 (0.51%) TOWER Software
19 25 (0.49%) Cognos
19 25 (0.49%) SunGard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Shares and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday