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 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
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 116 135 121
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 80 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.92% 1.18% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.18% 3.61% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 47
Average salary £35,750 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.27% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1295 1219 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.08% 32.76% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1005 1053
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 - 9 £48,000 -
Salford -2 2 - - 1
Altrincham 0 1 £19,500 -2.50%
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 83 (59.29%) Degree
2 55 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 52 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (27.14%) HTML
4 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
5 37 (26.43%) C#
6 36 (25.71%) .NET
6 36 (25.71%) Physics
7 33 (23.57%) Java
8 32 (22.86%) SQL
9 31 (22.14%) CSS
10 28 (20.00%) OO
11 27 (19.29%) Finance
11 27 (19.29%) Unit Testing
12 26 (18.57%) MVC
13 24 (17.14%) NUnit
13 24 (17.14%) ADO.NET
13 24 (17.14%) VB.NET
13 24 (17.14%) OOD
13 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (17.14%) Moq
13 24 (17.14%) WCF
13 24 (17.14%) LINQ
13 24 (17.14%) .NET Framework
13 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 24 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (15.71%) Analytics
15 21 (15.00%) WPF
15 21 (15.00%) WinForms

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (6.43%) Apache
2 4 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.71%) SAS
3 1 (0.71%) Lync
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.14%) Magento
2 3 (2.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
1 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.86%) Data Mining
4 10 (7.14%) OLAP
4 10 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.43%) OLTP
5 9 (6.43%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.57%) Cognos Query Studio
7 3 (2.14%) Big Data
7 3 (2.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) NUnit
1 24 (17.14%) Moq
2 13 (9.29%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.71%) WebDriver
4 8 (5.71%) Selenium
5 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (19.29%) Finance
2 16 (11.43%) Games
3 11 (7.86%) Retail
4 9 (6.43%) Marketing
5 3 (2.14%) Advertising
5 3 (2.14%) Back Office
5 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Military
6 2 (1.43%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (40.71%) Developer
2 31 (22.14%) Analyst
3 30 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 24 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 24 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 24 (17.14%) C# Software Developer
4 24 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (17.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Consultant
7 10 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (7.14%) Web Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Software Integration Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Graduate
10 6 (4.29%) Games Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Mobile Games Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.14%) HTML
2 36 (25.71%) .NET
3 31 (22.14%) CSS
4 24 (17.14%) ADO.NET
4 24 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 24 (17.14%) WCF
4 24 (17.14%) LINQ
4 24 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 21 (15.00%) WPF
5 21 (15.00%) WinForms
6 16 (11.43%) SOAP
7 13 (9.29%) Java EE
8 12 (8.57%) XML
9 9 (6.43%) Servlets
9 9 (6.43%) WSDL
9 9 (6.43%) JSON
10 8 (5.71%) Spring
10 8 (5.71%) J2EE
11 7 (5.00%) OpenGL
11 7 (5.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 36 (25.71%) Physics
3 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (13.57%) Statistics
5 14 (10.00%) User Experience
6 13 (9.29%) Economics
7 10 (7.14%) Data Extraction
8 9 (6.43%) Online Games
9 7 (5.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (5.00%) Animation
9 7 (5.00%) Mobile Games
10 6 (4.29%) Visualisation
11 5 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
12 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.43%) Neural Network
13 2 (1.43%) Open Source
13 2 (1.43%) Social Media
14 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.71%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.29%) Linux
2 15 (10.71%) Windows
3 13 (9.29%) UNIX
4 7 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.00%) OO
3 27 (19.29%) Unit Testing
4 26 (18.57%) MVC
5 24 (17.14%) OOD
6 22 (15.71%) Analytics
7 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 13 (9.29%) Web Analytics
10 10 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 10 (7.14%) Scrum
10 10 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.14%) Coaching
10 10 (7.14%) Data Architecture
10 10 (7.14%) Test Strategy
11 9 (6.43%) Game Development
11 9 (6.43%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.43%) Regression Testing
11 9 (6.43%) Supplier Management
11 9 (6.43%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) C#
2 33 (23.57%) Java
3 32 (22.86%) SQL
4 24 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 16 (11.43%) C
6 12 (8.57%) C++
7 10 (7.14%) Python
8 7 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) Scala
10 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 83 (59.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.57%) MCITP
2 5 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.86%) MCP
3 4 (2.86%) MCSE
3 4 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (0.71%) PhD
4 1 (0.71%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) Google
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle
4 5 (3.57%) Cognos
5 3 (2.14%) Zend
5 3 (2.14%) ClickTale
6 1 (0.71%) Compuware
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £29500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Manchester
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £12,480
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k - 35k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago