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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 163 144 114
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -30
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1923 2073 2654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.83% 2.03% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.84% 5.14% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1704 2284
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -12 888 £47,500 -9.52% 113
South East +2 413 £42,500 +6.25% 56
East of England -21 213 £38,500 +10.00% 31
South West +2 152 £34,500 +15.00% 29
East Midlands +9 76 £40,000 +6.66% 5
North West -20 54 £35,750 +2.14% 8
West Midlands -28 53 £34,000 -15.00% 9
Yorkshire -26 51 £32,500 -3.70% 9
North East -7 28 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Midlands -2 1 £30,000 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2613 (62.29%) Degree
2 2052 (48.92%) Computer Science
3 1354 (32.28%) SQL
4 1313 (31.30%) Finance
5 1291 (30.77%) Java
6 1232 (29.37%) C#
7 1161 (27.68%) C++
8 1012 (24.12%) Software Engineering
9 971 (23.15%) Physics
10 886 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
11 884 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
12 748 (17.83%) .NET
13 666 (15.88%) Analytics
14 650 (15.49%) Statistics
15 640 (15.26%) C
16 637 (15.18%) Microsoft
17 633 (15.09%) SQL Server
18 587 (13.99%) OO
19 550 (13.11%) Windows
20 520 (12.40%) JavaScript
21 519 (12.37%) HTML
22 495 (11.80%) Linux
23 494 (11.78%) MS Excel
24 492 (11.73%) Python
25 410 (9.77%) Algorithms
26 399 (9.51%) Oracle
27 355 (8.46%) PhD
27 355 (8.46%) Marketing
28 345 (8.22%) CSS
29 336 (8.01%) UNIX

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 294 (7.01%) SAS
2 68 (1.62%) SharePoint
3 63 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 48 (1.14%) Apache
5 47 (1.12%) Node.js
6 44 (1.05%) Apache Pig
7 43 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 36 (0.86%) IIS
9 34 (0.81%) JBoss
10 30 (0.72%) CMS
11 22 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 21 (0.50%) Lync
13 17 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (0.26%) Apache Spark
17 10 (0.24%) nginx
18 9 (0.21%) CloudStack
18 9 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
19 8 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 494 (11.78%) MS Excel
2 235 (5.60%) MS Office
3 149 (3.55%) SPSS
4 67 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 22 (0.52%) MS Project
7 21 (0.50%) PowerPivot
8 18 (0.43%) CPLEX
9 16 (0.38%) MS Visio
10 14 (0.33%) S-PLUS
11 13 (0.31%) FastStats
12 12 (0.29%) Stata
13 11 (0.26%) Mathematica
13 11 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
13 11 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (0.19%) Simulink
15 6 (0.14%) NASTRAN
16 5 (0.12%) TargetLink
17 4 (0.095%) Weka
18 3 (0.072%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 111 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 26 (0.62%) SiteCatalyst
3 22 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.36%) Magento
5 10 (0.24%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 10 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
6 8 (0.19%) Radian6
7 7 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.14%) Endur
8 6 (0.14%) Cognos Planning
9 5 (0.12%) RMDS
10 4 (0.095%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.095%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.095%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.095%) SAP FI-GL
10 4 (0.095%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.095%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (0.095%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 58 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
2 45 (1.07%) SaaS
3 39 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.36%) GitHub
6 8 (0.19%) PaaS
7 6 (0.14%) Office 365
8 5 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.095%) IaaS
10 1 (0.024%) Trello
10 1 (0.024%) Responsys
10 1 (0.024%) Heroku
10 1 (0.024%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.00%) Internet
2 67 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 48 (1.14%) Firewall
4 45 (1.07%) DNS
5 38 (0.91%) LAN
6 35 (0.83%) WAN
6 35 (0.83%) VPN
7 25 (0.60%) VoIP
8 24 (0.57%) Wireless
9 23 (0.55%) LDAP
9 23 (0.55%) DHCP
9 23 (0.55%) Intranet
10 22 (0.52%) MPLS
10 22 (0.52%) Network Security
11 16 (0.38%) HTTP
12 14 (0.33%) ADSL
13 13 (0.31%) Broadband
13 13 (0.31%) FTP
14 11 (0.26%) SMTP
15 10 (0.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 633 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 231 (5.51%) Big Data
3 183 (4.36%) MySQL
4 179 (4.27%) Data Mining
5 174 (4.15%) Relational Database
6 166 (3.96%) Hadoop
7 138 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
8 120 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 107 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 98 (2.34%) NoSQL
11 78 (1.86%) MongoDB
12 66 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 66 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 65 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 62 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 60 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
16 55 (1.31%) QlikView
17 54 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
18 53 (1.26%) OLAP
19 50 (1.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 197 (4.70%) Visual Studio
2 119 (2.84%) NUnit
3 111 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 104 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 98 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
6 89 (2.12%) Subversion
7 83 (1.98%) JIRA
8 69 (1.64%) Selenium
9 65 (1.55%) Eclipse
10 49 (1.17%) JUnit
11 48 (1.14%) Maven
12 33 (0.79%) Jenkins
13 32 (0.76%) Mercurial
14 28 (0.67%) Ant
15 27 (0.64%) JMeter
16 23 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 19 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
18 18 (0.43%) Moq
19 17 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 17 (0.41%) TestComplete
General
1 1313 (31.30%) Finance
2 355 (8.46%) Marketing
3 289 (6.89%) Banking
4 215 (5.13%) Retail
5 177 (4.22%) Front Office
6 168 (4.00%) Games
7 104 (2.48%) Investment Banking
8 100 (2.38%) Electronics
9 93 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 85 (2.03%) Manufacturing
11 84 (2.00%) Advertising
12 72 (1.72%) Financial Institution
13 69 (1.64%) Automotive
14 61 (1.45%) Aerospace
15 50 (1.19%) Legal
16 44 (1.05%) Back Office
17 41 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
18 40 (0.95%) Military
19 29 (0.69%) Publishing
20 25 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1631 (38.88%) Developer
2 814 (19.40%) Analyst
3 469 (11.18%) Software Engineer
4 436 (10.39%) Graduate
5 395 (9.42%) Software Developer
6 341 (8.13%) C# Developer
7 334 (7.96%) Java Developer
8 219 (5.22%) C++ Developer
9 207 (4.93%) Junior
10 168 (4.00%) Consultant
11 161 (3.84%) .NET Developer
12 145 (3.46%) Junior Developer
13 144 (3.43%) Data Analyst
14 139 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 135 (3.22%) Senior Developer
16 130 (3.10%) Support Analyst
17 123 (2.93%) Data Scientist
18 115 (2.74%) Web Developer
19 113 (2.69%) Programmer
20 112 (2.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 748 (17.83%) .NET
2 519 (12.37%) HTML
3 345 (8.22%) CSS
4 287 (6.84%) XML
5 284 (6.77%) ASP.NET
6 196 (4.67%) HTML5
7 194 (4.62%) jQuery
8 189 (4.51%) Web Services
9 158 (3.77%) WPF
10 151 (3.60%) Spring
11 132 (3.15%) J2EE
12 107 (2.55%) WCF
13 102 (2.43%) CSS3
14 88 (2.10%) .NET Framework
15 75 (1.79%) XSLT
16 73 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 71 (1.69%) WinForms
18 67 (1.60%) AngularJS
19 63 (1.50%) Ajax
20 61 (1.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2052 (48.92%) Computer Science
2 971 (23.15%) Physics
3 886 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
4 650 (15.49%) Statistics
5 410 (9.77%) Algorithms
6 252 (6.01%) Economics
7 191 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 149 (3.55%) Hedge funds
9 142 (3.38%) Management Information System
10 114 (2.72%) Derivative
11 110 (2.62%) Open Source
12 107 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 93 (2.22%) Life Science
14 92 (2.19%) Mobile App
15 89 (2.12%) Fixed Income
16 86 (2.05%) Credit Risk
17 78 (1.86%) Data Structures
17 78 (1.86%) User Experience
18 75 (1.79%) Chemistry
19 66 (1.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 550 (13.11%) Windows
2 495 (11.80%) Linux
3 336 (8.01%) UNIX
4 107 (2.55%) Android
5 88 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 68 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (1.22%) Solaris
9 40 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 40 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 35 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (0.67%) AIX
13 27 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 21 (0.50%) CentOS
15 20 (0.48%) BlackBerry OS
16 18 (0.43%) VMS
17 17 (0.41%) HPUX
18 13 (0.31%) Debian
18 13 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1012 (24.12%) Software Engineering
2 884 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
3 666 (15.88%) Analytics
4 587 (13.99%) OO
5 302 (7.20%) Data Analysis
6 267 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
7 226 (5.39%) Multithreading
8 224 (5.34%) Web Development
9 216 (5.15%) Project Management
10 210 (5.01%) OOP
11 208 (4.96%) TDD
12 192 (4.58%) Scrum
13 186 (4.43%) Unit Testing
14 183 (4.36%) Data Modelling
15 173 (4.12%) Mentoring
16 164 (3.91%) OOD
17 155 (3.69%) MVC
18 142 (3.38%) Software Testing
19 141 (3.36%) ITIL
20 136 (3.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1354 (32.28%) SQL
2 1291 (30.77%) Java
3 1232 (29.37%) C#
4 1161 (27.68%) C++
5 640 (15.26%) C
6 520 (12.40%) JavaScript
7 492 (11.73%) Python
8 200 (4.77%) MATLAB
9 184 (4.39%) R
10 181 (4.31%) VBA
11 128 (3.05%) Perl
12 113 (2.69%) PHP
13 107 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 106 (2.53%) PL/SQL
15 91 (2.17%) VB
15 91 (2.17%) VB.NET
16 77 (1.84%) Scala
17 73 (1.74%) Shell Script
18 62 (1.48%) Bash Shell
19 61 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2613 (62.29%) Degree
2 355 (8.46%) PhD
3 152 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 78 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 53 (1.26%) Postgraduate
7 51 (1.22%) ISEB
8 46 (1.10%) DV Cleared
9 33 (0.79%) CISSP
10 27 (0.64%) MCP
10 27 (0.64%) ECDL
10 27 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 21 (0.50%) CISM
11 21 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (0.43%) CCNA
12 18 (0.43%) HNC
12 18 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 17 (0.41%) MCSE
14 16 (0.38%) HND
15 15 (0.36%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (4.58%) QA
2 97 (2.31%) SLA
3 34 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 21 (0.50%) EMIR
6 21 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 18 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.41%) ISO 9000
9 14 (0.33%) Solvency II
10 13 (0.31%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.26%) Basel II
12 9 (0.21%) TickIT
12 9 (0.21%) Basel III
13 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 7 (0.17%) COBIT
15 5 (0.12%) JTAG
16 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 2 (0.048%) BS7799
17 1 (0.024%) IAS 39
System Software
1 83 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.69%) Firmware
4 21 (0.50%) vSphere
5 13 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.26%) XenApp
8 9 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (0.21%) KVM
9 7 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.17%) Snort
9 7 (0.17%) Xen
9 7 (0.17%) IMail Server
10 6 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.12%) Ceph
11 5 (0.12%) Docker
12 4 (0.095%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.095%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (0.88%) Puppet
3 22 (0.52%) Nagios
4 15 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
6 11 (0.26%) SCCM
7 9 (0.21%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.17%) Munin
8 7 (0.17%) Ansible
9 6 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.12%) Cacti
11 4 (0.095%) ZENworks
11 4 (0.095%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.095%) Netcool
11 4 (0.095%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.095%) logstash
11 4 (0.095%) Opsview
11 4 (0.095%) Icinga
11 4 (0.095%) Casper Suite
12 3 (0.072%) MOM
Vendors
1 637 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 399 (9.51%) Oracle
3 180 (4.29%) Google
4 74 (1.76%) VMware
5 59 (1.41%) Tableau
6 57 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 53 (1.26%) Sybase
7 53 (1.26%) TOWER Software
8 52 (1.24%) Cisco
9 49 (1.17%) HP
9 49 (1.17%) hybris
10 47 (1.12%) SAP
11 44 (1.05%) Adobe
12 39 (0.93%) IBM
12 39 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 36 (0.86%) Citrix
14 34 (0.81%) Twitter
15 27 (0.64%) Facebook
16 26 (0.62%) webMethods
17 24 (0.57%) Omniture
Dorchester, Dorset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits FREE FOOD
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago