The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 43 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 14 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.99% 4.02% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.61% 14.29% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 11
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +80.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Mathematics
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
111 105 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.67% 28.15% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 102 108
Average salary £45,000 £33,800 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.13% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Leicester

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 43 (91.49%) Finance
2 28 (59.57%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
3 27 (57.45%) Android
3 27 (57.45%) Apple iOS
4 25 (53.19%) XML
4 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
5 24 (51.06%) PKI
5 24 (51.06%) LDAP
5 24 (51.06%) Smartcard
5 24 (51.06%) Blackberry
5 24 (51.06%) Windows
5 24 (51.06%) Oracle
5 24 (51.06%) C++
5 24 (51.06%) Java
5 24 (51.06%) BlackBerry OS
5 24 (51.06%) Cyber Security
5 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
5 24 (51.06%) Web Development
6 19 (40.43%) Degree
6 19 (40.43%) Customer Segmentation
6 19 (40.43%) MS Office
6 19 (40.43%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) HTML
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) MySQL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
General
1 43 (91.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) C++ Developer
2 24 (51.06%) Software Developer
2 24 (51.06%) C++ Software Developer
3 19 (40.43%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
4 3 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (2.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 25 (53.19%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) DHTML
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Smartcard
1 24 (51.06%) Blackberry
1 24 (51.06%) PKI
1 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Android
1 27 (57.45%) Apple iOS
2 24 (51.06%) BlackBerry OS
2 24 (51.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
2 24 (51.06%) Web Development
2 24 (51.06%) Cyber Security
3 19 (40.43%) Customer Segmentation
3 19 (40.43%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Android Development
4 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Oracle