The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 147 150 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 49 34 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.18% 0.89% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 2.68% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 45
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £21,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1291 1270 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.07% 33.28% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1061 1154
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Manchester

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Manchester

Mathematics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Rochdale - 5 £48,000 -
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 75 (59.06%) Degree
2 46 (36.22%) Computer Science
2 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.41%) SQL
4 30 (23.62%) Physics
5 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
6 28 (22.05%) HTML
6 28 (22.05%) Java
6 28 (22.05%) Finance
7 27 (21.26%) C#
8 26 (20.47%) .NET
9 23 (18.11%) Analytics
10 22 (17.32%) Statistics
10 22 (17.32%) OO
11 21 (16.54%) CSS
11 21 (16.54%) Unit Testing
11 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (15.75%) Software Engineering
12 20 (15.75%) MVC
13 18 (14.17%) WinForms
13 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (14.17%) NUnit
13 18 (14.17%) ADO.NET
13 18 (14.17%) VB.NET
13 18 (14.17%) OOD
13 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (14.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (14.17%) WCF
13 18 (14.17%) WPF
13 18 (14.17%) LINQ

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (7.09%) Apache
2 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) Lync
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.36%) Magento
2 3 (2.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
1 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (9.45%) Data Mining
4 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.87%) OLAP Cube
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (7.87%) OLAP
5 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.09%) OLTP
6 9 (7.09%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.15%) Big Data
8 3 (2.36%) MySQL
9 2 (1.57%) Text Mining
9 2 (1.57%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) NUnit
1 18 (14.17%) Moq
2 10 (7.87%) Selenium
2 10 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.87%) WebDriver
3 9 (7.09%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (22.05%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Games
3 13 (10.24%) Retail
3 13 (10.24%) Marketing
4 3 (2.36%) Advertising
4 3 (2.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Military
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Developer
2 31 (24.41%) Analyst
3 24 (18.90%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.17%) C# Developer
4 18 (14.17%) Software Developer
4 18 (14.17%) C# Software Developer
4 18 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (14.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (12.60%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Test Analyst
6 11 (8.66%) Consultant
7 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (7.87%) Web Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Integration Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Software Integration Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Games Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Mobile Games Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) HTML
2 26 (20.47%) .NET
3 21 (16.54%) CSS
4 18 (14.17%) WinForms
4 18 (14.17%) WCF
4 18 (14.17%) WPF
4 18 (14.17%) LINQ
4 18 (14.17%) .NET Framework
4 18 (14.17%) ADO.NET
4 18 (14.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (11.02%) SOAP
6 12 (9.45%) XML
7 11 (8.66%) Java EE
8 9 (7.09%) JSON
8 9 (7.09%) WSDL
8 9 (7.09%) Servlets
9 7 (5.51%) OpenGL
9 7 (5.51%) HTML5
9 7 (5.51%) WebGL
10 5 (3.94%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 46 (36.22%) Computer Science
2 30 (23.62%) Physics
3 22 (17.32%) Statistics
4 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (11.02%) Economics
6 10 (7.87%) Data Extraction
6 10 (7.87%) User Experience
7 9 (7.09%) Online Games
8 8 (6.30%) Visualisation
9 7 (5.51%) Animation
9 7 (5.51%) Mobile Games
10 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
10 5 (3.94%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (3.15%) Algorithms
12 3 (2.36%) Social Media
12 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.57%) Neural Network
14 1 (0.79%) Photography
14 1 (0.79%) Open Source
14 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Windows
3 9 (7.09%) UNIX
4 7 (5.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.11%) Analytics
3 22 (17.32%) OO
4 21 (16.54%) Unit Testing
5 20 (15.75%) MVC
5 20 (15.75%) Software Engineering
6 18 (14.17%) OOD
7 13 (10.24%) Web Analytics
8 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
8 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.66%) Regression Testing
9 11 (8.66%) Supplier Management
9 11 (8.66%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.66%) Integration Testing
10 10 (7.87%) Data Architecture
10 10 (7.87%) Test Strategy
10 10 (7.87%) Coaching
10 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.09%) Game Development
12 8 (6.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.41%) SQL
2 28 (22.05%) Java
3 27 (21.26%) C#
4 18 (14.17%) VB.NET
5 15 (11.81%) C
6 13 (10.24%) C++
7 11 (8.66%) Python
8 7 (5.51%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.36%) PHP
10 2 (1.57%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (59.06%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.94%) MCITP
2 5 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (3.15%) MCP
3 4 (3.15%) MCSE
3 4 (3.15%) MCSA
4 2 (1.57%) PhD
5 1 (0.79%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Google
2 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.09%) Oracle
4 3 (2.36%) Zend
4 3 (2.36%) ClickTale
5 2 (1.57%) Cognos
6 1 (0.79%) Compuware
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