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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
South East / Kent
Rank 75 76 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 16 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.92% 2.01% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.25% 5.15% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 12
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £22,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.54%

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
305 408 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.66% 39.12% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 227 356 480
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Kent

Mathematics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 6 - -
Folkestone - 3 £46,750 -
Maidstone -18 1 £42,500 +117.94%
Rochester - 1 £29,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 22 (61.11%) Degree
2 18 (50.00%) Analytics
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) Finance
5 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 14 (38.89%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (38.89%) C
5 14 (38.89%) C++
5 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
6 13 (36.11%) UML
6 13 (36.11%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) Subversion
6 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
6 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
7 12 (33.33%) Qt
7 12 (33.33%) Signal Processing
7 12 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (33.33%) OOD
7 12 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 12 (33.33%) Firmware
7 12 (33.33%) Validation
8 10 (27.78%) Economics
8 10 (27.78%) Statistics
8 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (19.44%) User Experience

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (5.56%) SessionCam
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
1 13 (36.11%) Subversion
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Digital
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Digital Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.78%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Qt
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
2 12 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Economics
3 10 (27.78%) Statistics
4 7 (19.44%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Fintech
5 2 (5.56%) Physics
5 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Embedded Linux
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Analytics
2 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
3 13 (36.11%) OO
3 13 (36.11%) UML
4 12 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (33.33%) OOD
4 12 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (33.33%) Signal Processing
4 12 (33.33%) Validation
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Operations Research
6 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Data Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Linear Algebra
8 4 (11.11%) Machine Learning
9 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) Data Munging
10 2 (5.56%) Digital Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) C
2 14 (38.89%) C++
3 12 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 6 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) R
5 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
3 2 (5.56%) MBA
4 1 (2.78%) ACCA
4 1 (2.78%) CIMA
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Tableau