The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 49 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 8 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.44% 0.48% 2.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 1.69% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Average salary £37,500 £18,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -74.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £25,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 177 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.21% 28.10% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 147 159 215
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,225 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Merseyside

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Mathematics
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Liverpool - 7 £40,000 -
Southport -4 1 £22,500 +25.00%
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Law
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
6 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) J2SE

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Trainee
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) CSS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) J2SE
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.88%) Google