The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 618 625 623
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 4 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Applications category 0.063% 0.063% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Average salary £38,436 £56,250 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
Mathematica
England

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

Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6368 6376 7123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 14.03% 14.08% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5273 5381 6012
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematica across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mathematica
Salary Trend in London

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

Mathematica Salary Trend in London

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 10 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) PhD
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) LabVIEW
6 4 (40.00%) Law
6 4 (40.00%) Postgraduate
6 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (40.00%) Analytics
6 4 (40.00%) R
6 4 (40.00%) Big Data
7 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (30.00%) Retail
7 3 (30.00%) Stata
7 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Mathematics

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Stata
2 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (20.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Trac
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Programmer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Research Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Research Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (20.00%) SciPy
1 2 (20.00%) NumPy
1 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Physics
6 2 (20.00%) Grid Computing
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (20.00%) GPGPU
6 2 (20.00%) Social Network
7 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (10.00%) Derivative
7 1 (10.00%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) C
5 5 (50.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) R
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Intel
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) ANSYS