The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 59 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.79% 1.21% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 3.90% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Mathematics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
170 154 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.53% 31.17% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 152 120 144
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Lancashire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Lancashire 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
Preston - 3 £33,500 -
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Economics
5 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (25.00%) Psychology
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) CHAID
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) SPSS
5 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (25.00%) Multivariate Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Linear Regression

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Psychology
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) CHAID
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (25.00%) Multivariate Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Linear Regression
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBA
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle