The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 102 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 3 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.94% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 2.08% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 11
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Mathematics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
434 433 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.33% 45.20% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 388 352
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Kent region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Kent

Mathematics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells -3 2 £26,000 +26.82%
West Malling - 1 £17,500 -
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) OO
3 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) Banking
5 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
5 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
5 6 (26.09%) System Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) GitHub
6 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (21.74%) Ruby
6 5 (21.74%) Blog
6 5 (21.74%) CMS
6 5 (21.74%) PHP
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) ColdFusion
6 5 (21.74%) CFML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Graduate
3 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Graduate Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) Ajax
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) WCF
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) XHTML
3 4 (17.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Blog
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) Informatics
5 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
1 9 (39.13%) OO
1 9 (39.13%) Web Development
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
2 6 (26.09%) System Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) OOD
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) CFML
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (4.35%) AAT
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle