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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 136 145 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2262 2054 2489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.12% 2.05% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.60% 5.22% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1735 2153
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,975 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
40408 39352 43699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.37% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31824 32202 37061
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 22 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 22 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 -22 959 £50,000 - 147
South East +20 490 £40,000 - 57
East of England +15 229 £37,500 +10.29% 48
South West +36 161 £35,000 +7.69% 24
North West +50 141 £35,000 +7.69% 18
East Midlands +35 97 £40,000 +23.07% 10
West Midlands -23 82 £35,000 -17.64% 6
North East +13 54 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Yorkshire -70 47 £30,000 - 17
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 3080 (62.10%) Degree
2 2395 (48.29%) Computer Science
3 1710 (34.48%) Java
4 1566 (31.57%) Finance
5 1503 (30.30%) SQL
6 1380 (27.82%) C#
7 1350 (27.22%) C++
8 1308 (26.37%) Physics
9 1173 (23.65%) Software Engineering
10 1091 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1061 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
12 928 (18.71%) .NET
13 822 (16.57%) OO
14 762 (15.36%) Statistics
15 746 (15.04%) Analytics
16 716 (14.44%) SQL Server
17 710 (14.31%) C
18 675 (13.61%) HTML
19 630 (12.70%) Microsoft
20 625 (12.60%) JavaScript
21 599 (12.08%) Windows
22 596 (12.02%) Linux
22 596 (12.02%) Python
23 499 (10.06%) PhD
24 476 (9.60%) Oracle
25 460 (9.27%) MS Excel
26 434 (8.75%) Marketing
27 397 (8.00%) UNIX
28 386 (7.78%) CSS
29 373 (7.52%) XML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 360 (7.26%) SAS
2 89 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 59 (1.19%) MS Exchange
4 58 (1.17%) Apache
5 52 (1.05%) Apache Pig
6 51 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 42 (0.85%) CMS
8 41 (0.83%) IIS
9 24 (0.48%) Node.js
10 21 (0.42%) Lync
11 19 (0.38%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.32%) GlassFish
14 15 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
15 13 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
16 12 (0.24%) Resin
16 12 (0.24%) CloudStack
17 11 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (0.20%) IBM Connections
18 10 (0.20%) GemFire
Applications
1 460 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 255 (5.14%) MS Office
3 172 (3.47%) SPSS
4 78 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 33 (0.67%) MS Project
6 31 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 30 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 29 (0.58%) CPLEX
9 16 (0.32%) S-PLUS
10 13 (0.26%) Stata
11 12 (0.24%) FastStats
11 12 (0.24%) NASTRAN
12 9 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (0.18%) Simulink
13 8 (0.16%) PowerPivot
13 8 (0.16%) Mathematica
13 8 (0.16%) InfoPath
14 5 (0.10%) Weka
15 4 (0.081%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 96 (1.94%) Google Analytics
2 22 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 18 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
4 10 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.18%) Magento
6 8 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
7 6 (0.12%) Endur
8 4 (0.081%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.081%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.060%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.060%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.060%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 3 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.060%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.060%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.060%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.060%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.060%) SAP FI-GL
10 2 (0.040%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.27%) SaaS
2 57 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 51 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.71%) GitHub
5 25 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (0.26%) Office 365
7 6 (0.12%) PaaS
8 4 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.081%) IaaS
9 1 (0.020%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.020%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 193 (3.89%) Internet
2 48 (0.97%) DNS
3 47 (0.95%) WAN
4 46 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 45 (0.91%) LAN
6 42 (0.85%) Firewall
7 33 (0.67%) HTTP
8 27 (0.54%) LDAP
9 26 (0.52%) Wireless
9 26 (0.52%) MPLS
10 25 (0.50%) DHCP
11 22 (0.44%) Intranet
12 20 (0.40%) VoIP
13 17 (0.34%) VPN
13 17 (0.34%) Network Security
14 15 (0.30%) SMTP
14 15 (0.30%) SAN
14 15 (0.30%) ADSL
15 13 (0.26%) PBX
16 9 (0.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 716 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 309 (6.23%) Big Data
3 268 (5.40%) Hadoop
4 266 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 192 (3.87%) Data Mining
6 169 (3.41%) MySQL
7 166 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
8 111 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 109 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 104 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 104 (2.10%) NoSQL
11 81 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 79 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 75 (1.51%) Oracle Database
14 65 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 64 (1.29%) QlikView
16 62 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
17 61 (1.23%) Apache Hive
18 59 (1.19%) MongoDB
19 55 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 178 (3.59%) Visual Studio
2 129 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 115 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 114 (2.30%) Subversion
5 113 (2.28%) Selenium
6 105 (2.12%) NUnit
7 87 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 83 (1.67%) JIRA
9 77 (1.55%) Maven
10 63 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 50 (1.01%) Jenkins
12 38 (0.77%) TestComplete
13 37 (0.75%) Ant
14 36 (0.73%) Moq
14 36 (0.73%) JUnit
15 31 (0.63%) WinRunner
15 31 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
15 31 (0.63%) Mercurial
16 27 (0.54%) JMeter
17 26 (0.52%) Ranorex
General
1 1566 (31.57%) Finance
2 434 (8.75%) Marketing
3 326 (6.57%) Banking
4 305 (6.15%) Front Office
5 252 (5.08%) Games
6 222 (4.48%) Retail
7 134 (2.70%) Investment Banking
8 123 (2.48%) Advertising
9 113 (2.28%) Financial Institution
10 111 (2.24%) Telecoms
11 101 (2.04%) Manufacturing
12 90 (1.81%) Electronics
13 59 (1.19%) Automotive
14 58 (1.17%) Legal
15 54 (1.09%) Back Office
16 50 (1.01%) Aerospace
17 48 (0.97%) Military
18 35 (0.71%) Publishing
19 28 (0.56%) Local Government
20 22 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2080 (41.94%) Developer
2 996 (20.08%) Analyst
3 536 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 517 (10.42%) Graduate
5 505 (10.18%) Software Developer
6 497 (10.02%) Java Developer
7 338 (6.81%) C# Developer
8 261 (5.26%) C++ Developer
9 259 (5.22%) Consultant
10 220 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 205 (4.13%) .NET Developer
12 204 (4.11%) Data Scientist
13 203 (4.09%) Junior
14 174 (3.51%) Graduate Developer
15 164 (3.31%) Programmer
16 154 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
17 148 (2.98%) Data Analyst
18 143 (2.88%) Tester
19 141 (2.84%) Junior Developer
20 130 (2.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 928 (18.71%) .NET
2 675 (13.61%) HTML
3 386 (7.78%) CSS
4 373 (7.52%) XML
5 313 (6.31%) ASP.NET
6 233 (4.70%) HTML5
7 231 (4.66%) jQuery
8 215 (4.33%) Web Services
9 214 (4.31%) Spring
10 177 (3.57%) J2EE
11 157 (3.17%) WPF
12 149 (3.00%) .NET Framework
13 115 (2.32%) WCF
14 108 (2.18%) XSLT
15 95 (1.92%) CSS3
16 89 (1.79%) SOAP
17 84 (1.69%) Ajax
18 83 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
19 79 (1.59%) Java EE
19 79 (1.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2395 (48.29%) Computer Science
2 1308 (26.37%) Physics
3 1091 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
4 762 (15.36%) Statistics
5 311 (6.27%) Economics
6 210 (4.23%) Visualisation
7 152 (3.06%) Hedge funds
8 149 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 133 (2.68%) Derivative
10 126 (2.54%) Management Information System
11 122 (2.46%) Open Source
12 121 (2.44%) Mobile App
12 121 (2.44%) Fixed Income
13 118 (2.38%) Equities
14 112 (2.26%) User Experience
15 97 (1.96%) Credit Risk
16 85 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
17 83 (1.67%) Chemistry
18 77 (1.55%) Client/Server
19 76 (1.53%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 599 (12.08%) Windows
2 596 (12.02%) Linux
3 397 (8.00%) UNIX
4 135 (2.72%) Android
5 107 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 88 (1.77%) Solaris
7 62 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (0.81%) Windows 7
10 37 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 32 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (0.63%) Windows XP
13 28 (0.56%) AIX
14 25 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
15 20 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (0.36%) CentOS
17 14 (0.28%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.26%) Windows 8
19 11 (0.22%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1173 (23.65%) Software Engineering
2 1061 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
3 822 (16.57%) OO
4 746 (15.04%) Analytics
5 326 (6.57%) Data Analysis
6 299 (6.03%) Project Management
7 296 (5.97%) Multithreading
8 274 (5.52%) Scrum
9 264 (5.32%) OOP
10 262 (5.28%) TDD
11 257 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
12 233 (4.70%) Web Development
13 207 (4.17%) Unit Testing
14 201 (4.05%) OOD
15 192 (3.87%) Data Modelling
16 171 (3.45%) E-Commerce
17 168 (3.39%) Risk Management
17 168 (3.39%) Mentoring
18 165 (3.33%) MVC
19 156 (3.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1710 (34.48%) Java
2 1503 (30.30%) SQL
3 1380 (27.82%) C#
4 1350 (27.22%) C++
5 710 (14.31%) C
6 625 (12.60%) JavaScript
7 596 (12.02%) Python
8 269 (5.42%) MATLAB
9 252 (5.08%) R
10 167 (3.37%) VBA
11 142 (2.86%) Scala
12 130 (2.62%) Perl
13 126 (2.54%) VB.NET
14 125 (2.52%) PHP
15 116 (2.34%) T-SQL
16 104 (2.10%) VB
17 92 (1.85%) PL/SQL
18 85 (1.71%) Shell Script
19 70 (1.41%) Ruby
20 67 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3080 (62.10%) Degree
2 499 (10.06%) PhD
3 193 (3.89%) Security Cleared
4 87 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (1.51%) SC Cleared
6 71 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 70 (1.41%) ISEB
8 33 (0.67%) Postgraduate
8 33 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 27 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 23 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (0.42%) ECDL
11 21 (0.42%) CISSP
12 20 (0.40%) MCITP
13 18 (0.36%) MCP
13 18 (0.36%) A+ Certification
13 18 (0.36%) MCTS
14 16 (0.32%) MCSE
15 15 (0.30%) CCNA
15 15 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (6.09%) QA
2 72 (1.45%) SLA
3 28 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.44%) ISO 9000
5 20 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.38%) EMIR
6 19 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 17 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 15 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.20%) Basel II
10 7 (0.14%) MiFID
10 7 (0.14%) TickIT
11 6 (0.12%) Basel III
12 5 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 12207
13 4 (0.081%) JTAG
13 4 (0.081%) DO-178B
13 4 (0.081%) COBIT
14 3 (0.060%) IAS 39
System Software
1 70 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.22%) IMail Server
6 10 (0.20%) vSphere
6 10 (0.20%) HDFS
7 8 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.12%) KVM
8 6 (0.12%) vCloud
9 5 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.10%) XenApp
10 4 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.081%) Xen
11 3 (0.060%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.060%) XenServer
12 1 (0.020%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.020%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 56 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (0.67%) Puppet
3 24 (0.48%) Nagios
4 12 (0.24%) Munin
5 9 (0.18%) Opsview
5 9 (0.18%) SCCM
6 8 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.10%) Cacti
9 4 (0.081%) Icinga
9 4 (0.081%) Netcool
9 4 (0.081%) ZENworks
9 4 (0.081%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.060%) Ansible
10 3 (0.060%) SCOM
10 3 (0.060%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.040%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.040%) logstash
11 2 (0.040%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.020%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 630 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 476 (9.60%) Oracle
3 234 (4.72%) Google
4 98 (1.98%) VMware
5 74 (1.49%) Sybase
6 70 (1.41%) Tableau
7 61 (1.23%) Facebook
8 57 (1.15%) Cisco
9 54 (1.09%) IBM
10 52 (1.05%) hybris
11 48 (0.97%) JBoss
12 43 (0.87%) Adobe
13 42 (0.85%) HP
14 38 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 36 (0.73%) SAP
16 34 (0.69%) Business Objects
17 32 (0.65%) TOWER Software
18 28 (0.56%) Cognos
19 27 (0.54%) Citrix
20 23 (0.46%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10%-20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k plus fantastic bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum great pension scheme and healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: From £25,500 to £46,000 per annum + bonuses depending upon experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Equity
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 12 hours ago