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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 143 160 169
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 42 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.20% 2.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 15
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
1312 1323 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.75% 33.16% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1044 1161
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
Stockport +10 5 £26,000 +15.55% 4
Sale - 1 - -
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 43 (68.25%) Degree
2 28 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 24 (38.10%) C++
4 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
5 22 (34.92%) Games
6 18 (28.57%) C#
6 18 (28.57%) Physics
7 15 (23.81%) Java
8 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 13 (20.63%) Banking
10 12 (19.05%) Python
10 12 (19.05%) SQL
10 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.46%) HTML
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
11 11 (17.46%) Finance
12 10 (15.87%) Billing
12 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.29%) Law
14 8 (12.70%) Electronics
14 8 (12.70%) OO
14 8 (12.70%) .NET
14 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
15 7 (11.11%) OpenGL
15 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.11%) C
15 7 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
15 7 (11.11%) Statistics
15 7 (11.11%) Animation
15 7 (11.11%) HTML5

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.76%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.76%) WAN
2 3 (4.76%) DHCP
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) VLAN
2 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.76%) OLTP
3 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 2 (3.17%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) PVCS
1 4 (6.35%) Selenium
1 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.76%) Moq
2 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.76%) Ant
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 22 (34.92%) Games
2 13 (20.63%) Banking
3 11 (17.46%) Finance
4 10 (15.87%) Billing
5 9 (14.29%) Law
6 8 (12.70%) Electronics
7 6 (9.52%) Marketing
8 4 (6.35%) Retail
9 3 (4.76%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Graduate
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Games Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Games Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) HTML
2 8 (12.70%) .NET
3 7 (11.11%) OpenGL
3 7 (11.11%) HTML5
4 5 (7.94%) DirectX
5 4 (6.35%) XML
5 4 (6.35%) CSS
5 4 (6.35%) WebGL
5 4 (6.35%) WCF
6 3 (4.76%) LINQ
6 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 3 (4.76%) Servlets
6 3 (4.76%) SOAP
6 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET
6 3 (4.76%) WSDL
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.76%) Java EE
6 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 2 (3.17%) Middleware
8 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.57%) Physics
3 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (11.11%) Statistics
5 7 (11.11%) Animation
6 6 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 6 (9.52%) Algorithms
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Games
7 4 (6.35%) Device Driver
8 3 (4.76%) Economics
8 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
8 3 (4.76%) Online Games
8 3 (4.76%) iPhone
8 3 (4.76%) iPad
9 2 (3.17%) Social Media
10 1 (1.59%) User Experience
10 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.76%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) OO
4 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.94%) OOD
5 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.94%) Game Development
5 5 (7.94%) Signal Processing
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.35%) B2B
6 4 (6.35%) UML
6 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Functional Programming
6 4 (6.35%) Analytics
6 4 (6.35%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) C++
2 18 (28.57%) C#
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) Python
4 12 (19.05%) SQL
5 7 (11.11%) C
6 5 (7.94%) Scala
7 4 (6.35%) Erlang
7 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.35%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.35%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.76%) Lisp
8 3 (4.76%) Ruby
8 3 (4.76%) Haskell
8 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.76%) OCaml
9 2 (3.17%) R
10 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (68.25%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MCDST
3 3 (4.76%) CCENT
3 3 (4.76%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.17%) PhD
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Apple
2 3 (4.76%) Facebook
2 3 (4.76%) Twitter
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
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