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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 182 128 133
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1670 2405 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.66% 2.31% 2.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.39% 5.75% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 2044 1771
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
38013 41801 39514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.88% 40.11% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30519 33090 32421
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
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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 -48 790 £50,000 -4.76% 107
South East -72 311 £40,000 -15.78% 63
East of England -37 158 £40,000 +2.56% 48
South West -13 132 £35,000 -1.40% 40
North West +29 77 £37,500 +29.77% 11
West Midlands -33 64 £35,750 -10.62% 8
East Midlands -40 52 £32,000 -8.57% 6
Yorkshire -62 46 £33,750 +66.66% 7
North East +11 36 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2278 (65.01%) Degree
2 1807 (51.57%) Computer Science
3 1190 (33.96%) SQL
4 1064 (30.37%) Finance
5 1026 (29.28%) Java
6 993 (28.34%) C#
7 961 (27.43%) C++
8 891 (25.43%) Software Engineering
9 799 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
10 793 (22.63%) Physics
11 743 (21.20%) Analytical Skills
12 622 (17.75%) Analytics
13 617 (17.61%) Statistics
14 598 (17.07%) .NET
15 593 (16.92%) Microsoft
16 562 (16.04%) SQL Server
17 501 (14.30%) C
18 480 (13.70%) JavaScript
19 475 (13.56%) HTML
20 470 (13.41%) OO
21 465 (13.27%) Python
22 422 (12.04%) Windows
23 421 (12.01%) MS Excel
24 408 (11.64%) Linux
25 362 (10.33%) Algorithms
26 340 (9.70%) CSS
27 335 (9.56%) Marketing
28 321 (9.16%) Banking
29 293 (8.36%) Oracle
29 293 (8.36%) PhD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 270 (7.71%) SAS
2 73 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 52 (1.48%) Node.js
4 47 (1.34%) Apache Pig
5 46 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 44 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 44 (1.26%) IIS
7 43 (1.23%) Apache Spark
8 40 (1.14%) Apache
9 29 (0.83%) OpenStack
10 28 (0.80%) CMS
11 22 (0.63%) JBoss
12 18 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.31%) ColdFusion
15 11 (0.31%) WordPress
16 10 (0.29%) Lync
16 10 (0.29%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 421 (12.01%) MS Excel
2 154 (4.39%) SPSS
3 147 (4.20%) MS Office
4 71 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (0.74%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.43%) Stata
7 13 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.34%) Mathematica
8 12 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.31%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.23%) MS Project
10 8 (0.23%) FastStats
11 6 (0.17%) CPLEX
11 6 (0.17%) S-PLUS
11 6 (0.17%) GNU Octave
12 5 (0.14%) Weka
12 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.11%) NASTRAN
14 3 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.057%) EViews
Business Applications
1 83 (2.37%) Google Analytics
2 20 (0.57%) Cognos Planning
3 19 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.31%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 10 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
5 10 (0.29%) Radian6
6 8 (0.23%) RMDS
7 5 (0.14%) Magento
8 4 (0.11%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.057%) Endur
9 2 (0.057%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.057%) TIBCO iProcess
9 2 (0.057%) MoSes
9 2 (0.057%) Sage CRM
10 1 (0.029%) Lawson
10 1 (0.029%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.029%) Oracle Clinical
Cloud Services
1 55 (1.57%) SaaS
2 36 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (0.20%) GitHub
6 7 (0.20%) PaaS
7 5 (0.14%) Office 365
7 5 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.086%) IaaS
8 3 (0.086%) Trello
9 2 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.029%) Responsys
10 1 (0.029%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.029%) Route 53
10 1 (0.029%) Heroku
10 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 107 (3.05%) Internet
2 84 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.00%) Firewall
4 29 (0.83%) DNS
5 26 (0.74%) LAN
6 25 (0.71%) HTTP
6 25 (0.71%) VPN
7 23 (0.66%) WAN
8 22 (0.63%) FTP
9 17 (0.49%) DHCP
10 16 (0.46%) Intranet
10 16 (0.46%) Wireless
11 14 (0.40%) Network Security
11 14 (0.40%) Broadband
12 13 (0.37%) LDAP
12 13 (0.37%) VoIP
13 11 (0.31%) Wireshark
14 10 (0.29%) SSH
14 10 (0.29%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 234 (6.68%) Big Data
3 174 (4.97%) MySQL
4 169 (4.82%) Hadoop
5 164 (4.68%) Data Mining
6 147 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 133 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 92 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (2.45%) NoSQL
10 82 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 80 (2.28%) MongoDB
12 78 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 72 (2.05%) QlikView
14 57 (1.63%) Apache Hive
15 55 (1.57%) RDBMS
16 52 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
17 50 (1.43%) Oracle Database
18 46 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 46 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (1.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 179 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 130 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 111 (3.17%) NUnit
4 87 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
5 81 (2.31%) Subversion
6 80 (2.28%) Git (software)
7 67 (1.91%) JIRA
8 53 (1.51%) JUnit
9 49 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 42 (1.20%) Selenium
11 38 (1.08%) Maven
12 28 (0.80%) Jenkins
13 17 (0.49%) FitNesse
14 16 (0.46%) ClearCase
15 15 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
15 15 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 14 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (0.40%) Bugzilla
16 14 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
17 11 (0.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1064 (30.37%) Finance
2 335 (9.56%) Marketing
3 321 (9.16%) Banking
4 151 (4.31%) Retail
5 142 (4.05%) Games
6 131 (3.74%) Front Office
7 112 (3.20%) Investment Banking
8 98 (2.80%) Electronics
9 83 (2.37%) Telecoms
10 73 (2.08%) Aerospace
11 62 (1.77%) Manufacturing
12 58 (1.66%) Financial Institution
13 54 (1.54%) Back Office
14 50 (1.43%) Advertising
15 49 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 42 (1.20%) Automotive
17 41 (1.17%) Billing
18 40 (1.14%) Military
19 27 (0.77%) Law
20 26 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1315 (37.53%) Developer
2 681 (19.43%) Analyst
3 471 (13.44%) Software Engineer
4 421 (12.01%) Graduate
5 322 (9.19%) Software Developer
6 261 (7.45%) C# Developer
7 248 (7.08%) Java Developer
8 230 (6.56%) Junior
9 176 (5.02%) C++ Developer
10 170 (4.85%) Data Analyst
11 153 (4.37%) Consultant
12 141 (4.02%) Senior Developer
13 140 (4.00%) Junior Developer
14 112 (3.20%) Data Scientist
15 107 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
16 101 (2.88%) Support Analyst
17 100 (2.85%) .NET Developer
18 98 (2.80%) Web Developer
19 92 (2.63%) Business Analyst
20 86 (2.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 598 (17.07%) .NET
2 475 (13.56%) HTML
3 340 (9.70%) CSS
4 248 (7.08%) XML
5 244 (6.96%) ASP.NET
6 216 (6.16%) Web Services
7 188 (5.37%) jQuery
8 184 (5.25%) HTML5
9 129 (3.68%) Spring
10 122 (3.48%) WPF
11 106 (3.03%) CSS3
12 97 (2.77%) WCF
12 97 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 92 (2.63%) .NET Framework
14 89 (2.54%) J2EE
15 71 (2.03%) Ajax
16 61 (1.74%) AngularJS
17 59 (1.68%) JSON
18 56 (1.60%) Java EE
19 52 (1.48%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1807 (51.57%) Computer Science
2 793 (22.63%) Physics
3 743 (21.20%) Analytical Skills
4 617 (17.61%) Statistics
5 362 (10.33%) Algorithms
6 208 (5.94%) Visualisation
7 174 (4.97%) Management Information System
8 167 (4.77%) Economics
9 129 (3.68%) Derivative
10 126 (3.60%) Hedge funds
11 105 (3.00%) Open Source
12 80 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 79 (2.25%) Data Structures
14 78 (2.23%) Fixed Income
15 76 (2.17%) Credit Risk
16 74 (2.11%) User Experience
17 68 (1.94%) Mobile App
18 64 (1.83%) Chemistry
19 62 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
20 59 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 422 (12.04%) Windows
2 408 (11.64%) Linux
3 240 (6.85%) UNIX
4 110 (3.14%) Android
5 96 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 40 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 21 (0.60%) Solaris
9 20 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.40%) CentOS
13 13 (0.37%) HPUX
14 12 (0.34%) BlackBerry OS
14 12 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.31%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.26%) VMS
17 8 (0.23%) AIX
18 7 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (25.43%) Software Engineering
2 799 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (17.75%) Analytics
4 470 (13.41%) OO
5 280 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
6 268 (7.65%) Data Analysis
7 198 (5.65%) TDD
8 196 (5.59%) Scrum
9 179 (5.11%) OOP
10 175 (4.99%) Multithreading
11 174 (4.97%) Project Management
12 172 (4.91%) Data Modelling
13 171 (4.88%) MVC
14 170 (4.85%) Unit Testing
15 162 (4.62%) OOD
16 145 (4.14%) Web Development
17 126 (3.60%) E-Commerce
17 126 (3.60%) Mentoring
18 123 (3.51%) User Stories
19 117 (3.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1190 (33.96%) SQL
2 1026 (29.28%) Java
3 993 (28.34%) C#
4 961 (27.43%) C++
5 501 (14.30%) C
6 480 (13.70%) JavaScript
7 465 (13.27%) Python
8 227 (6.48%) R
9 200 (5.71%) MATLAB
10 173 (4.94%) VBA
11 132 (3.77%) PHP
12 106 (3.03%) Perl
13 104 (2.97%) T-SQL
14 78 (2.23%) Ruby
15 71 (2.03%) Scala
16 63 (1.80%) PL/SQL
17 59 (1.68%) VB.NET
18 54 (1.54%) Shell Script
19 46 (1.31%) VB
20 40 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2278 (65.01%) Degree
2 293 (8.36%) PhD
3 128 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 63 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 52 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (1.23%) Postgraduate
7 38 (1.08%) ISEB
8 28 (0.80%) MCP
8 28 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 23 (0.66%) CISSP
10 17 (0.49%) HND
11 13 (0.37%) MCSE
11 13 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
11 13 (0.37%) MBA
12 12 (0.34%) HNC
13 11 (0.31%) CCNA
13 11 (0.31%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.29%) OCP
15 9 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (5.54%) QA
2 87 (2.48%) SLA
3 27 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.49%) EMIR
5 17 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
6 16 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.34%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.17%) COBIT
11 5 (0.14%) Basel III
12 4 (0.11%) HL7
12 4 (0.11%) DICOM
12 4 (0.11%) IEC 61508
12 4 (0.11%) Basel II
13 3 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 3 (0.086%) BS7799
13 3 (0.086%) JTAG
13 3 (0.086%) Solvency II
System Software
1 78 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 56 (1.60%) Firmware
3 35 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.46%) vSphere
5 14 (0.40%) Docker
6 11 (0.31%) Xen
7 10 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.29%) Apache Flume
8 8 (0.23%) KVM
8 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.23%) HDFS
8 8 (0.23%) XenApp
9 7 (0.20%) Snort
10 6 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.14%) LXC
11 5 (0.14%) IMail Server
11 5 (0.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 3 (0.086%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.086%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 49 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (0.74%) Puppet
3 22 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.49%) Nagios
5 10 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (0.29%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 9 (0.26%) SCCM
7 8 (0.23%) MOM
7 8 (0.23%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.14%) Ansible
10 5 (0.14%) Mesos
11 4 (0.11%) logstash
11 4 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.11%) SCOM
12 3 (0.086%) WSUS
12 3 (0.086%) Netcool
Vendors
1 593 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 293 (8.36%) Oracle
3 125 (3.57%) Google
4 112 (3.20%) Tableau
5 62 (1.77%) TOWER Software
6 58 (1.66%) SAP
7 55 (1.57%) Business Objects
8 52 (1.48%) hybris
9 41 (1.17%) VMware
10 37 (1.06%) Cisco
11 30 (0.86%) Cognos
11 30 (0.86%) Adobe
11 30 (0.86%) Twitter
11 30 (0.86%) Omniture
12 28 (0.80%) Citrix
13 26 (0.74%) Facebook
14 25 (0.71%) Red Hat
15 22 (0.63%) HP
16 20 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
16 20 (0.57%) Perforce
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