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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 181 141 127
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1629 2026 2360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 2.09% 2.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 5.27% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1673 2017
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
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 £72,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -40 766 £47,500 -9.52% 124
South East -29 340 £42,500 - 65
East of England -40 161 £40,000 +14.28% 37
South West -16 135 £34,500 -1.42% 28
East Midlands +5 75 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire -19 61 £35,000 +62.79% 15
West Midlands -56 42 £34,750 -13.12% 7
North West -24 37 £36,625 -1.01% 23
North East -12 16 £30,000 -29.41%
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2400 (62.39%) Degree
2 1862 (48.40%) Computer Science
3 1220 (31.71%) SQL
4 1206 (31.35%) Finance
5 1131 (29.40%) Java
6 1110 (28.85%) C#
7 1021 (26.54%) C++
8 923 (23.99%) Software Engineering
9 844 (21.94%) Physics
10 815 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
11 813 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
12 693 (18.01%) .NET
13 634 (16.48%) Statistics
14 629 (16.35%) SQL Server
15 620 (16.12%) Analytics
16 612 (15.91%) Microsoft
17 574 (14.92%) C
18 532 (13.83%) OO
19 495 (12.87%) Windows
20 485 (12.61%) HTML
21 476 (12.37%) MS Excel
22 466 (12.11%) JavaScript
23 448 (11.65%) Python
24 423 (11.00%) Linux
25 364 (9.46%) Marketing
26 348 (9.05%) Oracle
27 340 (8.84%) Algorithms
28 318 (8.27%) CSS
29 308 (8.01%) PhD
30 301 (7.82%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 272 (7.07%) SAS
2 73 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 63 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 44 (1.14%) Node.js
5 43 (1.12%) Apache
6 40 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 37 (0.96%) IIS
8 31 (0.81%) JBoss
9 29 (0.75%) CMS
10 26 (0.68%) Apache Pig
11 23 (0.60%) OpenStack
12 20 (0.52%) Lync
13 15 (0.39%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 476 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 210 (5.46%) MS Office
3 149 (3.87%) SPSS
4 65 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.52%) MS Project
7 19 (0.49%) PowerPivot
8 16 (0.42%) MS Visio
9 13 (0.34%) Stata
9 13 (0.34%) Mathematica
10 12 (0.31%) FastStats
11 11 (0.29%) S-PLUS
12 10 (0.26%) CPLEX
13 9 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
15 5 (0.13%) TargetLink
15 5 (0.13%) Weka
15 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
16 4 (0.10%) NASTRAN
17 3 (0.078%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 105 (2.73%) Google Analytics
2 21 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
4 14 (0.36%) Magento
5 12 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
6 10 (0.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 10 (0.26%) Radian6
7 7 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
7 7 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.16%) RMDS
8 6 (0.16%) Endur
9 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.10%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FI-GL
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (0.10%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.14%) SaaS
2 41 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.26%) GitHub
6 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.18%) PaaS
7 7 (0.18%) Office 365
8 3 (0.078%) IaaS
9 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.026%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.026%) Responsys
9 1 (0.026%) Trello
9 1 (0.026%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.59%) Internet
2 75 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 43 (1.12%) DNS
4 42 (1.09%) Firewall
5 32 (0.83%) VPN
5 32 (0.83%) LAN
6 30 (0.78%) WAN
7 22 (0.57%) DHCP
8 21 (0.55%) VoIP
9 20 (0.52%) LDAP
9 20 (0.52%) Intranet
10 19 (0.49%) Wireless
11 17 (0.44%) Network Security
11 17 (0.44%) MPLS
12 16 (0.42%) FTP
12 16 (0.42%) HTTP
13 14 (0.36%) Broadband
14 11 (0.29%) ADSL
15 10 (0.26%) SSH
15 10 (0.26%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 204 (5.30%) Big Data
3 179 (4.65%) MySQL
4 150 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 147 (3.82%) Data Mining
6 146 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 142 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 115 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
9 113 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (2.34%) NoSQL
11 79 (2.05%) MongoDB
12 77 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 63 (1.64%) RDBMS
14 61 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 60 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 59 (1.53%) QlikView
17 58 (1.51%) OLAP
17 58 (1.51%) Oracle Database
18 50 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
19 43 (1.12%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 189 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 113 (2.94%) NUnit
3 100 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 94 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
5 89 (2.31%) Git (software)
6 75 (1.95%) JIRA
7 74 (1.92%) Subversion
8 54 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 52 (1.35%) Selenium
10 50 (1.30%) JUnit
11 38 (0.99%) Maven
12 28 (0.73%) Jenkins
13 22 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 17 (0.44%) JMeter
16 16 (0.42%) Mercurial
17 15 (0.39%) Moq
18 14 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 13 (0.34%) WebDriver
19 13 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1206 (31.35%) Finance
2 364 (9.46%) Marketing
3 301 (7.82%) Banking
4 170 (4.42%) Retail
5 150 (3.90%) Front Office
6 119 (3.09%) Games
7 104 (2.70%) Investment Banking
8 100 (2.60%) Electronics
9 86 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 78 (2.03%) Advertising
11 71 (1.85%) Manufacturing
12 70 (1.82%) Automotive
13 60 (1.56%) Financial Institution
14 57 (1.48%) Aerospace
15 45 (1.17%) Legal
16 44 (1.14%) Back Office
16 44 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
17 33 (0.86%) Military
18 31 (0.81%) Publishing
19 29 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1481 (38.50%) Developer
2 771 (20.04%) Analyst
3 450 (11.70%) Software Engineer
4 394 (10.24%) Graduate
5 365 (9.49%) Software Developer
6 322 (8.37%) C# Developer
7 281 (7.30%) Java Developer
8 210 (5.46%) Junior
9 195 (5.07%) C++ Developer
10 153 (3.98%) Data Analyst
11 142 (3.69%) Consultant
12 140 (3.64%) Junior Developer
13 130 (3.38%) .NET Developer
14 129 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
15 119 (3.09%) Support Analyst
16 118 (3.07%) Senior Developer
17 108 (2.81%) Web Developer
18 99 (2.57%) Data Scientist
19 98 (2.55%) Graduate Developer
20 93 (2.42%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 693 (18.01%) .NET
2 485 (12.61%) HTML
3 318 (8.27%) CSS
4 280 (7.28%) XML
5 275 (7.15%) ASP.NET
6 197 (5.12%) HTML5
7 196 (5.09%) Web Services
8 181 (4.70%) jQuery
9 152 (3.95%) WPF
10 148 (3.85%) Spring
11 112 (2.91%) WCF
12 111 (2.89%) J2EE
13 100 (2.60%) CSS3
14 90 (2.34%) .NET Framework
15 83 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 71 (1.85%) Java EE
17 66 (1.72%) WinForms
18 64 (1.66%) Ajax
19 62 (1.61%) AngularJS
20 59 (1.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1862 (48.40%) Computer Science
2 844 (21.94%) Physics
3 815 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
4 634 (16.48%) Statistics
5 340 (8.84%) Algorithms
6 213 (5.54%) Economics
7 178 (4.63%) Visualisation
8 146 (3.80%) Hedge funds
9 142 (3.69%) Management Information System
10 114 (2.96%) Derivative
11 102 (2.65%) Open Source
12 86 (2.24%) Credit Risk
13 83 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 82 (2.13%) Mobile App
15 81 (2.11%) Fixed Income
16 73 (1.90%) Data Structures
17 72 (1.87%) Life Science
18 71 (1.85%) User Experience
19 66 (1.72%) Cryptography
20 65 (1.69%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 495 (12.87%) Windows
2 423 (11.00%) Linux
3 300 (7.80%) UNIX
4 101 (2.63%) Android
5 87 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (1.04%) Windows 7
8 40 (1.04%) Solaris
9 30 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 29 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (0.65%) AIX
13 22 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 19 (0.49%) CentOS
14 19 (0.49%) VMS
15 18 (0.47%) HPUX
15 18 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
16 10 (0.26%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 923 (23.99%) Software Engineering
2 813 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 620 (16.12%) Analytics
4 532 (13.83%) OO
5 294 (7.64%) Data Analysis
6 262 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
7 207 (5.38%) TDD
8 206 (5.35%) Project Management
9 201 (5.22%) OOP
10 194 (5.04%) Scrum
11 187 (4.86%) Data Modelling
12 180 (4.68%) Web Development
13 179 (4.65%) Multithreading
14 166 (4.32%) Unit Testing
15 162 (4.21%) OOD
16 160 (4.16%) MVC
17 154 (4.00%) Mentoring
18 140 (3.64%) E-Commerce
19 135 (3.51%) ITIL
20 128 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1220 (31.71%) SQL
2 1131 (29.40%) Java
3 1110 (28.85%) C#
4 1021 (26.54%) C++
5 574 (14.92%) C
6 466 (12.11%) JavaScript
7 448 (11.65%) Python
8 187 (4.86%) R
9 183 (4.76%) VBA
10 168 (4.37%) MATLAB
11 123 (3.20%) T-SQL
12 119 (3.09%) PHP
13 112 (2.91%) Perl
14 87 (2.26%) VB.NET
15 83 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 74 (1.92%) VB
17 60 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 60 (1.56%) Scala
18 57 (1.48%) Ruby
19 51 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2400 (62.39%) Degree
2 308 (8.01%) PhD
3 138 (3.59%) Security Cleared
4 66 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 46 (1.20%) Postgraduate
7 40 (1.04%) ISEB
8 38 (0.99%) DV Cleared
9 32 (0.83%) CISSP
10 27 (0.70%) ECDL
11 25 (0.65%) MCP
12 22 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (0.55%) CISM
14 19 (0.49%) CCNA
14 19 (0.49%) HNC
15 18 (0.47%) PMI Certification
16 16 (0.42%) MCSE
17 15 (0.39%) CISMP
18 14 (0.36%) ISTQB
18 14 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (4.50%) QA
2 97 (2.52%) SLA
3 36 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.44%) EMIR
6 17 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 17 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.42%) ISO 9000
8 12 (0.31%) Basel II
9 11 (0.29%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.26%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.21%) COBIT
11 8 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 8 (0.21%) TickIT
11 8 (0.21%) Basel III
12 4 (0.10%) JTAG
12 4 (0.10%) IEC 61508
13 3 (0.078%) FINREP
13 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 88 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 52 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.01%) Firmware
4 24 (0.62%) vSphere
5 11 (0.29%) XenApp
5 11 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.21%) KVM
8 8 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.18%) Snort
9 7 (0.18%) Xen
10 6 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.16%) IMail Server
11 5 (0.13%) Ceph
11 5 (0.13%) Docker
11 5 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.10%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 54 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (0.88%) Puppet
3 20 (0.52%) Nagios
4 17 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
6 11 (0.29%) SCCM
7 10 (0.26%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.18%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.16%) Ansible
10 5 (0.13%) Munin
10 5 (0.13%) MOM
11 4 (0.10%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.10%) logstash
11 4 (0.10%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.10%) Casper Suite
11 4 (0.10%) Cacti
12 3 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.078%) SCOM
12 3 (0.078%) Icinga
12 3 (0.078%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 612 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 348 (9.05%) Oracle
3 154 (4.00%) Google
4 70 (1.82%) Tableau
5 67 (1.74%) VMware
6 60 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 56 (1.46%) hybris
8 49 (1.27%) Cisco
9 48 (1.25%) TOWER Software
9 48 (1.25%) SAP
10 40 (1.04%) Sybase
11 39 (1.01%) HP
12 37 (0.96%) Citrix
13 35 (0.91%) Adobe
13 35 (0.91%) Red Hat
14 32 (0.83%) Facebook
15 30 (0.78%) IBM
16 29 (0.75%) Twitter
17 28 (0.73%) Omniture
18 23 (0.60%) Cognos
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - health, gym more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £23000 - £29500 per annum + benfits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bens plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago