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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 145 137 140
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2162 2378 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.11% 2.17% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.21% 5.50% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1837 1890 1670
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 1120 £50,000 - 144
South East -44 398 £38,000 -5.00% 59
East of England +26 259 £40,000 +14.28% 61
South West -47 108 £35,000 +2.18% 25
West Midlands +9 92 £35,000 - 13
East Midlands -14 75 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North West -42 62 £35,000 - 16
Yorkshire +9 48 £25,000 +16.27% 10
North East -40 14 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2794 (68.40%) Degree
2 2196 (53.76%) Computer Science
3 1634 (40.00%) SQL
4 1261 (30.87%) Finance
5 1249 (30.58%) Java
6 1128 (27.61%) Physics
7 1072 (26.24%) C++
8 1050 (25.70%) C#
9 997 (24.41%) Software Engineering
10 975 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
11 846 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
12 797 (19.51%) Analytics
13 677 (16.57%) Statistics
14 652 (15.96%) Microsoft
15 636 (15.57%) SQL Server
16 635 (15.54%) JavaScript
17 634 (15.52%) .NET
18 584 (14.30%) Python
19 565 (13.83%) C
20 512 (12.53%) Algorithms
21 505 (12.36%) Linux
22 502 (12.29%) OO
23 499 (12.22%) HTML
24 484 (11.85%) Windows
25 483 (11.82%) MS Excel
26 369 (9.03%) CSS
27 350 (8.57%) Oracle
28 349 (8.54%) PhD
29 347 (8.49%) Banking
30 341 (8.35%) SAS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 341 (8.35%) SAS
2 89 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 78 (1.91%) Apache Pig
4 66 (1.62%) MS Exchange
5 63 (1.54%) Apache Spark
6 59 (1.44%) Apache
7 55 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 43 (1.05%) Node.js
9 36 (0.88%) IIS
10 31 (0.76%) JBoss
11 25 (0.61%) WebLogic
12 24 (0.59%) CMS
13 23 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (0.44%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (0.42%) Lync
16 16 (0.39%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.37%) Apache Solr
18 14 (0.34%) GlassFish
19 12 (0.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 483 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 190 (4.65%) MS Office
3 174 (4.26%) SPSS
4 111 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 19 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 18 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 12 (0.29%) GNU Octave
10 11 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.24%) S-PLUS
11 10 (0.24%) Stata
12 8 (0.20%) Mathematica
13 7 (0.17%) Simulink
14 6 (0.15%) MS Project
14 6 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 6 (0.15%) CPLEX
14 6 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
14 6 (0.15%) Revit
14 6 (0.15%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 12 (0.29%) WebTrends
2 11 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
4 8 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.17%) Endur
6 4 (0.098%) RMDS
6 4 (0.098%) Unica
7 3 (0.073%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.073%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 2 (0.049%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.049%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.049%) MoSes
8 2 (0.049%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.049%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.024%) Radian6
9 1 (0.024%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.84%) Google Analytics
1 75 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (1.37%) SaaS
3 36 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (0.71%) Office 365
5 19 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
6 18 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 17 (0.42%) Heroku
8 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.15%) GitHub
9 6 (0.15%) IaaS
9 6 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.098%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.073%) PaaS
12 2 (0.049%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.049%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.049%) SmartFocus
12 2 (0.049%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 118 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 116 (2.84%) Internet
3 62 (1.52%) DNS
4 53 (1.30%) Firewall
5 42 (1.03%) DHCP
6 40 (0.98%) VPN
7 35 (0.86%) LAN
8 34 (0.83%) WAN
8 34 (0.83%) SMTP
9 30 (0.73%) HTTP
10 28 (0.69%) Ethernet
11 23 (0.56%) Wireless
12 22 (0.54%) Intranet
13 18 (0.44%) Broadband
14 15 (0.37%) Network Security
15 13 (0.32%) VoIP
16 10 (0.24%) SAN
16 10 (0.24%) VLAN
17 7 (0.17%) Software-Defined Radio
17 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 636 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 309 (7.56%) Big Data
3 219 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 201 (4.92%) Data Mining
4 201 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 178 (4.36%) MySQL
6 127 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 125 (3.06%) NoSQL
8 104 (2.55%) QlikView
9 93 (2.28%) Apache Hive
10 81 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 73 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 71 (1.74%) MongoDB
13 66 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 65 (1.59%) Oracle Database
15 62 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 61 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
17 51 (1.25%) RDBMS
18 44 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
18 44 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 168 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 134 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 110 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 97 (2.37%) Selenium
5 91 (2.23%) Subversion
6 87 (2.13%) NUnit
7 81 (1.98%) Maven
8 71 (1.74%) JIRA
9 48 (1.18%) JUnit
10 40 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 40 (0.98%) Jenkins
11 38 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 32 (0.78%) Eclipse
13 29 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 27 (0.66%) Ant
15 22 (0.54%) FitNesse
16 19 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
17 18 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 18 (0.44%) ClearCase
18 17 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1261 (30.87%) Finance
2 347 (8.49%) Banking
3 335 (8.20%) Marketing
4 253 (6.19%) Games
5 242 (5.92%) Front Office
6 208 (5.09%) Retail
7 107 (2.62%) Investment Banking
8 105 (2.57%) Electronics
9 101 (2.47%) Telecoms
10 99 (2.42%) Back Office
11 97 (2.37%) Financial Institution
12 81 (1.98%) Aerospace
13 60 (1.47%) Manufacturing
14 57 (1.40%) Automotive
15 54 (1.32%) Advertising
16 39 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
17 35 (0.86%) Legal
18 34 (0.83%) Law
19 33 (0.81%) Military
20 28 (0.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1543 (37.77%) Developer
2 880 (21.54%) Analyst
3 539 (13.19%) Graduate
4 524 (12.83%) Software Engineer
5 335 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 302 (7.39%) Junior
7 290 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 232 (5.68%) C# Developer
9 224 (5.48%) Data Scientist
10 213 (5.21%) Senior Developer
11 211 (5.17%) C++ Developer
12 204 (4.99%) Support Analyst
13 191 (4.68%) Data Analyst
14 177 (4.33%) Junior Developer
15 159 (3.89%) Consultant
16 114 (2.79%) Applications Support
17 110 (2.69%) C++ Software Engineer
18 105 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
19 103 (2.52%) Graduate Developer
20 102 (2.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 634 (15.52%) .NET
2 499 (12.22%) HTML
3 369 (9.03%) CSS
4 290 (7.10%) XML
5 271 (6.63%) jQuery
6 234 (5.73%) Web Services
7 203 (4.97%) ASP.NET
8 191 (4.68%) HTML5
9 175 (4.28%) Spring
10 138 (3.38%) WPF
11 119 (2.91%) WCF
12 110 (2.69%) Ajax
13 107 (2.62%) CSS3
14 102 (2.50%) AngularJS
15 99 (2.42%) J2EE
16 94 (2.30%) .NET Framework
17 92 (2.25%) OpenGL
18 83 (2.03%) REST
19 82 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
19 82 (2.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2196 (53.76%) Computer Science
2 1128 (27.61%) Physics
3 846 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
4 677 (16.57%) Statistics
5 512 (12.53%) Algorithms
6 254 (6.22%) Visualisation
7 222 (5.43%) Management Information System
8 195 (4.77%) Economics
9 180 (4.41%) Derivative
10 154 (3.77%) Hedge funds
11 134 (3.28%) Data Structures
12 127 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 104 (2.55%) Fixed Income
14 103 (2.52%) 3D Graphics
15 95 (2.33%) Equities
16 92 (2.25%) User Experience
17 74 (1.81%) Credit Risk
18 67 (1.64%) Mobile App
19 65 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
20 63 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 505 (12.36%) Linux
2 484 (11.85%) Windows
3 266 (6.51%) UNIX
4 125 (3.06%) Android
5 81 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 44 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 30 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.54%) Solaris
11 21 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
13 17 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 16 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 15 (0.37%) HPUX
16 13 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 10 (0.24%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.20%) VxWorks
19 7 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
19 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (24.41%) Software Engineering
2 975 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
3 797 (19.51%) Analytics
4 502 (12.29%) OO
5 326 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
6 298 (7.29%) Multithreading
7 278 (6.81%) Scrum
8 274 (6.71%) Data Analysis
9 264 (6.46%) SDLC
10 253 (6.19%) TDD
11 229 (5.61%) Project Management
12 197 (4.82%) MVC
13 185 (4.53%) Mentoring
14 182 (4.46%) Machine Learning
15 175 (4.28%) OOP
16 160 (3.92%) ITIL
17 158 (3.87%) Unit Testing
18 157 (3.84%) Data Modelling
19 150 (3.67%) OOD
20 140 (3.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1634 (40.00%) SQL
2 1249 (30.58%) Java
3 1072 (26.24%) C++
4 1050 (25.70%) C#
5 635 (15.54%) JavaScript
6 584 (14.30%) Python
7 565 (13.83%) C
8 336 (8.23%) R
9 226 (5.53%) MATLAB
10 159 (3.89%) VBA
11 149 (3.65%) PHP
12 142 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 141 (3.45%) Scala
14 122 (2.99%) VB
15 115 (2.82%) Ruby
16 101 (2.47%) Perl
17 98 (2.40%) PL/SQL
18 89 (2.18%) VB.NET
19 83 (2.03%) Shell Script
20 38 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2794 (68.40%) Degree
2 349 (8.54%) PhD
3 161 (3.94%) Security Cleared
4 67 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 43 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (1.03%) ISEB
6 42 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 39 (0.95%) CISSP
8 30 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (0.64%) MCP
10 25 (0.61%) CISM
11 23 (0.56%) HND
12 20 (0.49%) CCNA
12 20 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.44%) CISA
14 17 (0.42%) HNC
15 16 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 15 (0.37%) CEH
17 14 (0.34%) Postgraduate
17 14 (0.34%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (5.48%) QA
2 61 (1.49%) EMIR
3 60 (1.47%) SLA
4 42 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
5 31 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (0.64%) CRD IV
7 24 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 23 (0.56%) MiFID
9 17 (0.42%) ISO 9001
10 14 (0.34%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.17%) FATCA
12 3 (0.073%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.049%) Basel III
13 2 (0.049%) AIFMD
13 2 (0.049%) JTAG
13 2 (0.049%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.049%) HL7
13 2 (0.049%) DICOM
13 2 (0.049%) Basel II
System Software
1 104 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.00%) Firmware
4 26 (0.64%) IMail Server
5 23 (0.56%) XenApp
6 19 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 14 (0.34%) vSphere
9 13 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (0.32%) Docker
10 12 (0.29%) Apache Flume
11 9 (0.22%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (0.20%) KVM
12 8 (0.20%) HDFS
13 7 (0.17%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.17%) Xen
14 5 (0.12%) LXC
14 5 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 4 (0.098%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (0.42%) Puppet
3 13 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.29%) SCCM
5 11 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (0.27%) WSUS
5 11 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (0.27%) Vagrant
5 11 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (0.20%) MOM
8 5 (0.12%) Nagios
8 5 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.12%) Mesos
9 4 (0.098%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.073%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.073%) SCOM
11 2 (0.049%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.049%) Nessus
11 2 (0.049%) Nmap
Vendors
1 652 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 350 (8.57%) Oracle
3 170 (4.16%) Tableau
4 121 (2.96%) Google
5 70 (1.71%) Cisco
6 61 (1.49%) VMware
7 59 (1.44%) SAP
8 49 (1.20%) Citrix
9 47 (1.15%) Cognos
9 47 (1.15%) IBM
10 45 (1.10%) Sybase
11 43 (1.05%) TOWER Software
12 31 (0.76%) hybris
13 30 (0.73%) Apple
14 27 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
14 27 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
14 27 (0.66%) Facebook
15 26 (0.64%) Twitter
15 26 (0.64%) Omniture
16 24 (0.59%) Alteryx
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 30 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: To £50k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ETRMServices UK
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bright Advertising - Cambridge Assessment
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago