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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 136 164 179
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 132 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 1.06% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.02% 4.05% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 67 68
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,600 £18,425
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Mathematics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1881 1802 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.30% 26.15% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1491 1670
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the North West

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the North West

Mathematics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester +33 82 £35,750 +19.16% 12
Cheshire +20 37 £22,500 -35.71% 2
Merseyside +3 3 £26,500 -20.30% 4
Lancashire -4 2 £29,000 +61.11% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 140 (62.22%) Degree
2 78 (34.67%) Computer Science
3 73 (32.44%) SQL
4 60 (26.67%) Physics
5 56 (24.89%) Finance
6 55 (24.44%) .NET
7 54 (24.00%) HTML
7 54 (24.00%) Statistics
7 54 (24.00%) Analytics
8 53 (23.56%) CSS
9 49 (21.78%) Economics
10 48 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 45 (20.00%) C#
12 44 (19.56%) Java
13 40 (17.78%) SAS
14 39 (17.33%) OO
15 36 (16.00%) Marketing
16 35 (15.56%) Data Analysis
17 32 (14.22%) Unit Testing
18 30 (13.33%) VB.NET
18 30 (13.33%) MVC
18 30 (13.33%) Microsoft
19 29 (12.89%) ADO.NET
19 29 (12.89%) Linux
19 29 (12.89%) OOD
19 29 (12.89%) LINQ
19 29 (12.89%) WCF
19 29 (12.89%) .NET Framework
19 29 (12.89%) SQL Server 2005
19 29 (12.89%) NUnit

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (17.78%) SAS
2 11 (4.89%) Apache
3 6 (2.67%) Lync
4 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (5.33%) MS Office
3 8 (3.56%) SPSS
4 4 (1.78%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (7.11%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.33%) Magento
2 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) HTTP
1 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.44%) Internet
1 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (12.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (12.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 10 (4.44%) Data Mining
6 10 (4.44%) OLAP
7 9 (4.00%) MySQL
8 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.11%) Cognos Query Studio
9 7 (3.11%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.67%) OLTP
11 4 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.78%) Big Data
12 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (12.89%) NUnit
1 29 (12.89%) Moq
2 15 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.22%) Selenium
5 4 (1.78%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.89%) JUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.44%) Behat
General
1 56 (24.89%) Finance
2 36 (16.00%) Marketing
3 10 (4.44%) Retail
4 8 (3.56%) Legal
5 7 (3.11%) Games
6 4 (1.78%) Advertising
7 3 (1.33%) Law
7 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.89%) Military
8 2 (0.89%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.44%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (40.44%) Developer
2 68 (30.22%) Analyst
3 35 (15.56%) .NET Developer
4 30 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 29 (12.89%) C# Developer
5 29 (12.89%) C# Software Developer
5 29 (12.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 21 (9.33%) Graduate
7 17 (7.56%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (6.67%) Consultant
9 13 (5.78%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Insight Analyst
11 11 (4.89%) Data Analyst
11 11 (4.89%) Junior
12 10 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 10 (4.44%) Web Analyst
13 9 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
13 9 (4.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.44%) .NET
2 54 (24.00%) HTML
3 53 (23.56%) CSS
4 29 (12.89%) ADO.NET
4 29 (12.89%) .NET Framework
4 29 (12.89%) WCF
4 29 (12.89%) LINQ
4 29 (12.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 17 (7.56%) WPF
5 17 (7.56%) WinForms
6 16 (7.11%) Spring
7 15 (6.67%) J2EE
7 15 (6.67%) SOAP
8 14 (6.22%) Web Services
9 12 (5.33%) XML
10 11 (4.89%) Java EE
10 11 (4.89%) jQuery
11 9 (4.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.00%) Swing
11 9 (4.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (34.67%) Computer Science
2 60 (26.67%) Physics
3 54 (24.00%) Statistics
4 49 (21.78%) Economics
5 21 (9.33%) Credit Risk
6 16 (7.11%) Mobile App
7 15 (6.67%) Data Extraction
8 11 (4.89%) Visualisation
9 9 (4.00%) Open Source
10 6 (2.67%) Online Games
11 5 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (2.22%) Animation
12 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.89%) Neural Network
13 2 (0.89%) Psychology
13 2 (0.89%) Human Factors
13 2 (0.89%) Social Media
13 2 (0.89%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.89%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.44%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.89%) Linux
2 20 (8.89%) UNIX
3 17 (7.56%) Windows
4 5 (2.22%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.22%) Android
4 5 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.00%) Analytics
2 39 (17.33%) OO
3 35 (15.56%) Data Analysis
4 32 (14.22%) Unit Testing
5 30 (13.33%) MVC
6 29 (12.89%) OOD
7 23 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (8.44%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.67%) Coaching
11 14 (6.22%) OOP
11 14 (6.22%) Web Analytics
12 13 (5.78%) Project Management
13 12 (5.33%) Scrum
14 11 (4.89%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (4.44%) Data Architecture
15 10 (4.44%) CHAID
15 10 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.44%) SQL
2 45 (20.00%) C#
3 44 (19.56%) Java
4 30 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 27 (12.00%) C
6 19 (8.44%) JavaScript
6 19 (8.44%) C++
7 15 (6.67%) PHP
8 13 (5.78%) VBA
9 12 (5.33%) Python
10 5 (2.22%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.89%) R
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (62.22%) Degree
2 4 (1.78%) MCITP
2 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.89%) PMP
3 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.89%) MCP
3 2 (0.89%) MCSE
3 2 (0.89%) MCSA
3 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.11%) Google
3 12 (5.33%) Oracle
4 7 (3.11%) Cognos
5 5 (2.22%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.78%) SAP
6 4 (1.78%) IBM
6 4 (1.78%) SmartFocus
6 4 (1.78%) Minitab
7 3 (1.33%) ClickTale
7 3 (1.33%) Zend
8 2 (0.89%) Facebook
9 1 (0.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.44%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Compuware
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