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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 136 143 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2246 2039 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.11% 2.04% 2.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.53% 5.14% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1720 2194
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
40604 39679 43844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.09% 39.69% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32020 32472 37044
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -25 953 £50,000 - 133
South East +14 462 £40,000 - 68
East of England +15 235 £37,500 +10.29% 57
South West +35 160 £35,000 +7.69% 26
North West +53 150 £35,000 +5.26% 18
East Midlands +33 98 £40,000 +14.28% 11
West Midlands -24 82 £35,000 -17.64% 8
North East +7 52 £30,000 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire -51 48 £30,000 - 15
Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2989 (61.58%) Degree
2 2329 (47.98%) Computer Science
3 1641 (33.81%) Java
4 1544 (31.81%) Finance
5 1469 (30.26%) SQL
6 1346 (27.73%) C#
7 1313 (27.05%) C++
8 1272 (26.21%) Physics
9 1135 (23.38%) Software Engineering
10 1062 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 1027 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
12 897 (18.48%) .NET
13 787 (16.21%) OO
14 753 (15.51%) Analytics
15 750 (15.45%) Statistics
16 700 (14.42%) C
17 693 (14.28%) SQL Server
18 653 (13.45%) HTML
19 625 (12.88%) Microsoft
20 607 (12.51%) JavaScript
21 587 (12.09%) Windows
22 576 (11.87%) Linux
23 571 (11.76%) Python
24 530 (10.92%) Algorithms
25 478 (9.85%) PhD
26 463 (9.54%) MS Excel
27 458 (9.44%) Oracle
28 426 (8.78%) Marketing
29 381 (7.85%) UNIX
30 371 (7.64%) CSS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 356 (7.33%) SAS
2 77 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 65 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 55 (1.13%) Apache
5 54 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 49 (1.01%) Apache Pig
7 41 (0.84%) IIS
7 41 (0.84%) CMS
8 22 (0.45%) Node.js
9 21 (0.43%) Lync
10 19 (0.39%) OpenStack
11 18 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 14 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 14 (0.29%) GlassFish
13 12 (0.25%) CloudStack
14 11 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
15 10 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.21%) nginx
15 10 (0.21%) GemFire
Applications
1 463 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 257 (5.29%) MS Office
3 170 (3.50%) SPSS
4 71 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 32 (0.66%) MS Project
7 30 (0.62%) CPLEX
8 29 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
9 22 (0.45%) MS Visio
10 15 (0.31%) S-PLUS
11 13 (0.27%) Stata
12 12 (0.25%) NASTRAN
12 12 (0.25%) PowerPivot
13 11 (0.23%) FastStats
14 9 (0.19%) Mathematica
14 9 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
14 9 (0.19%) Simulink
15 7 (0.14%) InfoPath
16 5 (0.10%) Weka
17 4 (0.082%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 98 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 21 (0.43%) WebTrends
3 19 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
4 10 (0.21%) Magento
5 9 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
7 6 (0.12%) Endur
8 4 (0.082%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.082%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.082%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.082%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.082%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.082%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (0.082%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.082%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.062%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 3 (0.062%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.041%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.32%) SaaS
2 59 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 50 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (0.64%) GitHub
5 24 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (0.27%) Office 365
7 6 (0.12%) PaaS
8 4 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.062%) IaaS
10 1 (0.021%) Heroku
10 1 (0.021%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 195 (4.02%) Internet
2 49 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 46 (0.95%) WAN
4 45 (0.93%) DNS
5 43 (0.89%) LAN
6 42 (0.87%) Firewall
7 32 (0.66%) HTTP
8 28 (0.58%) LDAP
9 26 (0.54%) MPLS
10 25 (0.52%) Wireless
11 24 (0.49%) DHCP
12 23 (0.47%) Intranet
13 22 (0.45%) VPN
14 20 (0.41%) VoIP
15 16 (0.33%) SMTP
16 15 (0.31%) SAN
16 15 (0.31%) Network Security
17 14 (0.29%) ADSL
18 13 (0.27%) PBX
19 10 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 693 (14.28%) SQL Server
2 305 (6.28%) Big Data
3 256 (5.27%) Hadoop
4 253 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 185 (3.81%) Data Mining
6 168 (3.46%) MySQL
7 151 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
8 104 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 102 (2.10%) NoSQL
10 99 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 96 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 78 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 76 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 64 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 62 (1.28%) Apache Hive
16 61 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 59 (1.22%) QlikView
18 57 (1.17%) MongoDB
19 54 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
20 51 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 171 (3.52%) Visual Studio
2 123 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 112 (2.31%) Selenium
5 108 (2.22%) NUnit
5 108 (2.22%) Subversion
6 85 (1.75%) JIRA
6 85 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 66 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
8 65 (1.34%) Maven
9 43 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 37 (0.76%) TestComplete
11 36 (0.74%) Ant
11 36 (0.74%) JUnit
11 36 (0.74%) Moq
12 31 (0.64%) Mercurial
12 31 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
13 30 (0.62%) WinRunner
14 28 (0.58%) JMeter
15 26 (0.54%) Ranorex
General
1 1544 (31.81%) Finance
2 426 (8.78%) Marketing
3 319 (6.57%) Banking
4 299 (6.16%) Front Office
5 240 (4.94%) Games
6 217 (4.47%) Retail
7 134 (2.76%) Investment Banking
8 120 (2.47%) Advertising
9 111 (2.29%) Telecoms
10 101 (2.08%) Financial Institution
11 94 (1.94%) Manufacturing
12 90 (1.85%) Electronics
13 64 (1.32%) Automotive
14 56 (1.15%) Legal
15 52 (1.07%) Aerospace
16 48 (0.99%) Back Office
17 46 (0.95%) Military
18 33 (0.68%) Publishing
19 30 (0.62%) Local Government
20 25 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2007 (41.35%) Developer
2 973 (20.05%) Analyst
3 524 (10.80%) Software Engineer
4 510 (10.51%) Graduate
5 484 (9.97%) Software Developer
6 473 (9.74%) Java Developer
7 326 (6.72%) C# Developer
8 259 (5.34%) C++ Developer
9 242 (4.99%) Consultant
10 206 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 200 (4.12%) Data Scientist
12 197 (4.06%) Junior
13 193 (3.98%) .NET Developer
14 168 (3.46%) Graduate Developer
15 150 (3.09%) Programmer
16 149 (3.07%) Data Analyst
17 142 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
18 140 (2.88%) Tester
19 137 (2.82%) Junior Developer
20 128 (2.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 897 (18.48%) .NET
2 653 (13.45%) HTML
3 371 (7.64%) CSS
4 355 (7.31%) XML
5 296 (6.10%) ASP.NET
6 227 (4.68%) HTML5
7 217 (4.47%) jQuery
8 208 (4.29%) Spring
9 203 (4.18%) Web Services
10 169 (3.48%) J2EE
11 156 (3.21%) WPF
12 135 (2.78%) .NET Framework
13 107 (2.20%) WCF
13 107 (2.20%) XSLT
14 95 (1.96%) CSS3
15 83 (1.71%) Ajax
16 80 (1.65%) SOAP
17 77 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 76 (1.57%) Hibernate
19 73 (1.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2329 (47.98%) Computer Science
2 1272 (26.21%) Physics
3 1062 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 750 (15.45%) Statistics
5 530 (10.92%) Algorithms
6 308 (6.35%) Economics
7 216 (4.45%) Visualisation
8 151 (3.11%) Hedge funds
9 150 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 128 (2.64%) Management Information System
11 126 (2.60%) Open Source
12 123 (2.53%) Derivative
13 115 (2.37%) Fixed Income
14 114 (2.35%) Mobile App
15 111 (2.29%) Data Structures
16 110 (2.27%) User Experience
16 110 (2.27%) Equities
17 101 (2.08%) Credit Risk
18 85 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
19 83 (1.71%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 587 (12.09%) Windows
2 576 (11.87%) Linux
3 381 (7.85%) UNIX
4 122 (2.51%) Android
5 98 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 89 (1.83%) Solaris
7 61 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 39 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 33 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (0.64%) Windows XP
13 29 (0.60%) AIX
14 25 (0.52%) BlackBerry OS
15 23 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (0.35%) CentOS
17 14 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 14 (0.29%) Windows 8
18 12 (0.25%) HPUX
18 12 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1135 (23.38%) Software Engineering
2 1027 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
3 787 (16.21%) OO
4 753 (15.51%) Analytics
5 326 (6.72%) Data Analysis
6 296 (6.10%) Project Management
7 288 (5.93%) Multithreading
8 256 (5.27%) TDD
9 252 (5.19%) OOP
10 245 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
10 245 (5.05%) Scrum
11 227 (4.68%) Web Development
12 203 (4.18%) Unit Testing
13 196 (4.04%) OOD
14 178 (3.67%) Data Modelling
15 167 (3.44%) Mentoring
16 159 (3.28%) E-Commerce
17 158 (3.26%) Risk Management
18 157 (3.23%) ITIL
19 151 (3.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1641 (33.81%) Java
2 1469 (30.26%) SQL
3 1346 (27.73%) C#
4 1313 (27.05%) C++
5 700 (14.42%) C
6 607 (12.51%) JavaScript
7 571 (11.76%) Python
8 261 (5.38%) MATLAB
9 252 (5.19%) R
10 168 (3.46%) VBA
11 131 (2.70%) Perl
11 131 (2.70%) Scala
12 123 (2.53%) VB.NET
13 122 (2.51%) PHP
14 109 (2.25%) T-SQL
15 100 (2.06%) VB
16 94 (1.94%) PL/SQL
17 85 (1.75%) Shell Script
18 69 (1.42%) Ruby
19 65 (1.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2989 (61.58%) Degree
2 478 (9.85%) PhD
3 192 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 83 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 71 (1.46%) ISEB
7 69 (1.42%) DV Cleared
8 34 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 32 (0.66%) Postgraduate
10 27 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 26 (0.54%) ECDL
12 22 (0.45%) CISSP
13 20 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (0.39%) MCP
15 18 (0.37%) A+ Certification
16 17 (0.35%) MCSE
17 16 (0.33%) CCNA
17 16 (0.33%) MCTS
17 16 (0.33%) MCITP
18 15 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (5.87%) QA
2 72 (1.48%) SLA
3 30 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.45%) ISO 9000
5 21 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.41%) EMIR
6 20 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 19 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.35%) Solvency II
9 16 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.25%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.21%) Basel II
12 8 (0.16%) TickIT
13 7 (0.14%) Basel III
14 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 6 (0.12%) COBIT
14 6 (0.12%) MiFID
15 4 (0.082%) JTAG
15 4 (0.082%) DO-178B
16 3 (0.062%) IAS 39
System Software
1 72 (1.48%) Active Directory
1 72 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (0.54%) Firmware
3 18 (0.37%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.25%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.23%) IMail Server
5 11 (0.23%) vSphere
6 10 (0.21%) HDFS
7 8 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.14%) KVM
9 6 (0.12%) vCloud
10 5 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.10%) XenApp
11 4 (0.082%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.082%) Xen
12 3 (0.062%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.062%) XenServer
12 3 (0.062%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 58 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (0.66%) Puppet
3 22 (0.45%) Nagios
4 10 (0.21%) Munin
5 9 (0.19%) SCCM
5 9 (0.19%) Opsview
6 8 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.082%) Casper Suite
8 4 (0.082%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.082%) ZENworks
8 4 (0.082%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.082%) Cacti
9 3 (0.062%) Netcool
9 3 (0.062%) SCOM
9 3 (0.062%) Icinga
9 3 (0.062%) Ansible
10 2 (0.041%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.041%) logstash
10 2 (0.041%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 625 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 458 (9.44%) Oracle
3 225 (4.64%) Google
4 100 (2.06%) VMware
5 74 (1.52%) Sybase
6 68 (1.40%) Tableau
7 53 (1.09%) Facebook
7 53 (1.09%) IBM
8 52 (1.07%) hybris
9 51 (1.05%) Cisco
10 44 (0.91%) HP
11 42 (0.87%) JBoss
12 39 (0.80%) Red Hat
13 37 (0.76%) Business Objects
14 36 (0.74%) SAP
15 35 (0.72%) Adobe
16 33 (0.68%) TOWER Software
17 30 (0.62%) Citrix
18 28 (0.58%) Cognos
19 24 (0.49%) Sun
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 26 holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10%-20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive salary / daily rate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago