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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 140 136 143
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2207 2279 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.16% 2.13% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.25% 5.45% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1763 1687
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
42031 41804 40851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.11% 39.02% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 32740 33216
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
London +36 1186 £52,500 +5.00% 149
South East -35 387 £37,500 -6.25% 49
East of England +7 265 £40,000 +6.66% 52
South West -41 115 £37,500 +8.69% 36
West Midlands +6 85 £40,000 +14.28% 19
East Midlands -14 71 £39,500 -1.25% 5
North West -61 57 £30,000 -16.08% 27
Yorkshire +6 42 £25,000 +4.16% 8
North East -43 6 £30,000 +33.33% 7
Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2836 (68.03%) Degree
2 2242 (53.78%) Computer Science
3 1665 (39.94%) SQL
4 1280 (30.70%) Finance
5 1238 (29.70%) Java
6 1148 (27.54%) Physics
7 1046 (25.09%) C#
8 1043 (25.02%) C++
9 981 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 973 (23.34%) Software Engineering
11 857 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
12 848 (20.34%) Analytics
13 682 (16.36%) Statistics
14 674 (16.17%) JavaScript
15 636 (15.26%) Microsoft
16 633 (15.18%) .NET
17 626 (15.02%) SQL Server
18 609 (14.61%) Python
19 534 (12.81%) C
20 518 (12.43%) OO
21 513 (12.31%) Algorithms
22 508 (12.19%) HTML
23 499 (11.97%) Linux
24 490 (11.75%) MS Excel
25 487 (11.68%) Windows
26 389 (9.33%) CSS
27 351 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
28 347 (8.32%) Oracle
29 342 (8.20%) R
30 340 (8.16%) PhD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 335 (8.04%) SAS
2 91 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 75 (1.80%) Apache Pig
4 68 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 64 (1.54%) Apache
5 64 (1.54%) Apache Spark
6 60 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 53 (1.27%) Node.js
8 41 (0.98%) JBoss
9 29 (0.70%) IIS
10 25 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 21 (0.50%) Apache Solr
11 21 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 17 (0.41%) CMS
12 17 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (0.34%) ArcGIS
15 13 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (0.29%) Lync
Applications
1 490 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 203 (4.87%) MS Office
3 163 (3.91%) SPSS
4 119 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 18 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 17 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.31%) GNU Octave
10 12 (0.29%) Stata
11 11 (0.26%) S-PLUS
11 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
12 7 (0.17%) Mathematica
13 6 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
13 6 (0.14%) Simulink
13 6 (0.14%) Siemens NX
13 6 (0.14%) PTC Creo
13 6 (0.14%) Solid Edge
13 6 (0.14%) Revit
13 6 (0.14%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 17 (0.41%) WebTrends
2 10 (0.24%) Endur
2 10 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
3 9 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.12%) Unica
7 4 (0.096%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.072%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.048%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.048%) TIBCO iProcess
9 2 (0.048%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.048%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.048%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.048%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (0.048%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.09%) Google Analytics
2 81 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (1.39%) SaaS
4 47 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (0.72%) Office 365
7 27 (0.65%) Heroku
8 21 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
9 12 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
10 8 (0.19%) GitHub
10 8 (0.19%) IaaS
11 6 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.048%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 2 (0.048%) PaaS
13 2 (0.048%) Engine Yard
13 2 (0.048%) SmartFocus
14 1 (0.024%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 109 (2.61%) Internet
3 64 (1.54%) DNS
4 58 (1.39%) Firewall
5 46 (1.10%) DHCP
6 38 (0.91%) VPN
7 36 (0.86%) SMTP
8 33 (0.79%) Ethernet
9 32 (0.77%) LAN
10 31 (0.74%) WAN
11 27 (0.65%) HTTP
12 25 (0.60%) Intranet
13 23 (0.55%) Wireless
14 17 (0.41%) Network Security
15 15 (0.36%) Broadband
16 11 (0.26%) VLAN
17 10 (0.24%) VoIP
18 9 (0.22%) SAN
19 7 (0.17%) Software-Defined Radio
20 6 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 304 (7.29%) Big Data
3 217 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 201 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 189 (4.53%) Data Mining
6 169 (4.05%) MySQL
7 142 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 130 (3.12%) NoSQL
9 99 (2.37%) QlikView
10 89 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 84 (2.01%) Apache Hive
12 80 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 73 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 64 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (1.46%) MongoDB
16 59 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
17 56 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 51 (1.22%) RDBMS
18 51 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
19 42 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 163 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 141 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 122 (2.93%) Git (software)
4 110 (2.64%) Selenium
5 89 (2.13%) Subversion
6 86 (2.06%) Maven
7 80 (1.92%) NUnit
8 78 (1.87%) JIRA
9 43 (1.03%) JUnit
9 43 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 42 (1.01%) Jenkins
11 36 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 31 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
12 31 (0.74%) Ant
13 20 (0.48%) Eclipse
14 19 (0.46%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.43%) Gradle
15 18 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
15 18 (0.43%) Grunt
16 17 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1280 (30.70%) Finance
2 323 (7.75%) Marketing
3 308 (7.39%) Banking
4 269 (6.45%) Front Office
5 232 (5.56%) Retail
6 222 (5.33%) Games
7 113 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 112 (2.69%) Electronics
9 98 (2.35%) Back Office
10 96 (2.30%) Financial Institution
11 92 (2.21%) Investment Banking
12 71 (1.70%) Aerospace
13 59 (1.42%) Automotive
14 56 (1.34%) Advertising
15 54 (1.30%) Manufacturing
16 39 (0.94%) Legal
17 36 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
18 27 (0.65%) Publishing
18 27 (0.65%) Military
19 24 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 1618 (38.81%) Developer
2 917 (22.00%) Analyst
3 525 (12.59%) Graduate
4 495 (11.87%) Software Engineer
5 329 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 311 (7.46%) Java Developer
7 297 (7.12%) Junior
8 248 (5.95%) Data Scientist
9 241 (5.78%) C# Developer
10 229 (5.49%) Senior Developer
11 218 (5.23%) Support Analyst
12 214 (5.13%) C++ Developer
13 186 (4.46%) Data Analyst
14 166 (3.98%) Junior Developer
15 160 (3.84%) Consultant
16 117 (2.81%) Applications Support
17 112 (2.69%) Graduate Developer
18 111 (2.66%) .NET Developer
19 106 (2.54%) C++ Software Engineer
19 106 (2.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (15.18%) .NET
2 508 (12.19%) HTML
3 389 (9.33%) CSS
4 299 (7.17%) jQuery
5 279 (6.69%) XML
6 231 (5.54%) Web Services
7 198 (4.75%) ASP.NET
8 197 (4.73%) HTML5
9 181 (4.34%) Spring
10 144 (3.45%) WPF
11 122 (2.93%) WCF
12 119 (2.85%) Ajax
13 115 (2.76%) CSS3
14 111 (2.66%) AngularJS
15 99 (2.37%) J2EE
16 96 (2.30%) .NET Framework
17 91 (2.18%) REST
18 88 (2.11%) Hibernate
19 87 (2.09%) OpenGL
20 77 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2242 (53.78%) Computer Science
2 1148 (27.54%) Physics
3 857 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
4 682 (16.36%) Statistics
5 513 (12.31%) Algorithms
6 228 (5.47%) Visualisation
7 196 (4.70%) Management Information System
8 186 (4.46%) Economics
9 180 (4.32%) Hedge funds
10 164 (3.93%) Derivative
11 140 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 140 (3.36%) Data Structures
12 113 (2.71%) Fixed Income
13 102 (2.45%) Equities
14 98 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
15 93 (2.23%) User Experience
16 68 (1.63%) Credit Risk
17 62 (1.49%) Chemistry
18 60 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
19 59 (1.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 499 (11.97%) Linux
2 487 (11.68%) Windows
3 277 (6.64%) UNIX
4 109 (2.61%) Android
5 70 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 45 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 31 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (0.55%) Ubuntu
11 21 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (0.50%) Solaris
12 17 (0.41%) Windows XP
13 16 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
14 14 (0.34%) HPUX
15 13 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 13 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.24%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 981 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 973 (23.34%) Software Engineering
3 848 (20.34%) Analytics
4 518 (12.43%) OO
5 351 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
6 324 (7.77%) Multithreading
7 294 (7.05%) SDLC
8 292 (7.00%) Scrum
9 282 (6.76%) Data Analysis
10 259 (6.21%) TDD
11 216 (5.18%) Project Management
12 198 (4.75%) MVC
13 193 (4.63%) Mentoring
14 191 (4.58%) Machine Learning
15 189 (4.53%) OOP
16 167 (4.01%) Data Modelling
17 154 (3.69%) Unit Testing
18 151 (3.62%) CRM
19 149 (3.57%) ITIL
20 147 (3.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1665 (39.94%) SQL
2 1238 (29.70%) Java
3 1046 (25.09%) C#
4 1043 (25.02%) C++
5 674 (16.17%) JavaScript
6 609 (14.61%) Python
7 534 (12.81%) C
8 342 (8.20%) R
9 217 (5.21%) MATLAB
10 162 (3.89%) VBA
11 146 (3.50%) Scala
12 145 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 139 (3.33%) PHP
14 135 (3.24%) VB
15 120 (2.88%) VB.NET
16 116 (2.78%) Ruby
17 111 (2.66%) PL/SQL
18 102 (2.45%) Perl
19 97 (2.33%) Shell Script
20 38 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2836 (68.03%) Degree
2 340 (8.16%) PhD
3 157 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 60 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 42 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 41 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (0.96%) CISSP
8 38 (0.91%) ISEB
9 33 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (0.65%) CISM
11 23 (0.55%) HND
12 22 (0.53%) MCP
13 21 (0.50%) CCNA
14 19 (0.46%) ISTQB
15 18 (0.43%) CISA
15 18 (0.43%) OCA
15 18 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
16 17 (0.41%) HNC
16 17 (0.41%) CEH
17 15 (0.36%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (5.18%) QA
2 62 (1.49%) EMIR
3 58 (1.39%) SLA
4 43 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
5 28 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (0.62%) CRD IV
7 23 (0.55%) MiFID
8 19 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 17 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (0.22%) FATCA
11 8 (0.19%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.12%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.072%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.048%) Basel III
14 2 (0.048%) JTAG
14 2 (0.048%) Basel II
14 2 (0.048%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.024%) WAI
15 1 (0.024%) COBIT
15 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 100 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 39 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.79%) Firmware
4 27 (0.65%) IMail Server
5 24 (0.58%) XenApp
6 17 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 14 (0.34%) vSphere
9 13 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.22%) ISA Server
10 9 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.14%) Docker
12 5 (0.12%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.096%) KVM
13 4 (0.096%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.096%) Hyper-V
14 3 (0.072%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.072%) HDFS
14 3 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (0.31%) Puppet
4 12 (0.29%) WSUS
5 11 (0.26%) SCCM
6 10 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
8 6 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.12%) MOM
10 4 (0.096%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.096%) Nagios
11 3 (0.072%) CiscoWorks
12 2 (0.048%) SCOM
12 2 (0.048%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.048%) Nessus
Vendors
1 636 (15.26%) Microsoft
2 347 (8.32%) Oracle
3 155 (3.72%) Tableau
4 128 (3.07%) Google
5 72 (1.73%) Cisco
6 59 (1.42%) VMware
7 54 (1.30%) SAP
8 52 (1.25%) Citrix
9 48 (1.15%) Sybase
10 47 (1.13%) IBM
11 42 (1.01%) TOWER Software
12 37 (0.89%) Cognos
13 31 (0.74%) Apple
13 31 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (0.74%) hybris
14 28 (0.67%) Facebook
15 25 (0.60%) Omniture
16 24 (0.58%) Atlassian
16 24 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
17 23 (0.55%) Adobe
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 50 minutes ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + Car, Bonus, Other Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + car allowance + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Network ITR
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago