The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 180 215 136
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -79
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 76 39 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.53% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.11% 1.95% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 30 85
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mathematics
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +36 48 £31,750 +58.75% 10
Cheshire -4 10 £23,000 -15.59% 8
Merseyside -10 6 £30,000 +11.11%
Lancashire - 3 £23,897 - 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 76 (56.72%) Degree
2 43 (32.09%) Computer Science
3 38 (28.36%) SQL
4 34 (25.37%) HTML
5 33 (24.63%) Statistics
6 31 (23.13%) Finance
7 30 (22.39%) CSS
8 29 (21.64%) .NET
9 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
10 27 (20.15%) OO
11 25 (18.66%) C
11 25 (18.66%) SAS
11 25 (18.66%) Marketing
12 24 (17.91%) Windows
12 24 (17.91%) Linux
13 22 (16.42%) C#
14 21 (15.67%) C++
15 20 (14.93%) Java
16 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
16 19 (14.18%) Physics
16 19 (14.18%) Data Analysis
16 19 (14.18%) Economics
17 18 (13.43%) Python
17 18 (13.43%) PHP
17 18 (13.43%) MySQL
18 15 (11.19%) MVC
18 15 (11.19%) jQuery
18 15 (11.19%) Marketing Strategy
19 14 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 14 (10.45%) Customer Insight

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (18.66%) SAS
2 7 (5.22%) Apache
3 2 (1.49%) WordPress
3 2 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) FastStats
4 1 (0.75%) SPSS
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) HTTP
1 3 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (2.24%) Firewall
2 2 (1.49%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (0.75%) SMTP
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) FTP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) MySQL
2 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.49%) DTS
7 2 (1.49%) MS Access
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) NUnit
1 10 (7.46%) Moq
2 5 (3.73%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.24%) Bugzilla
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 25 (18.66%) Marketing
3 6 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Games
4 2 (1.49%) Legal
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (39.55%) Developer
2 32 (23.88%) Analyst
3 15 (11.19%) Graduate
3 15 (11.19%) Insight Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Customer Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Software Developer
5 12 (8.96%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.21%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.46%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (6.72%) MySQL Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Software Manager
10 6 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.73%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.37%) HTML
2 30 (22.39%) CSS
3 29 (21.64%) .NET
4 15 (11.19%) jQuery
5 10 (7.46%) ADO.NET
5 10 (7.46%) .NET Framework
5 10 (7.46%) WCF
5 10 (7.46%) LINQ
5 10 (7.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (6.72%) Ajax
7 8 (5.97%) LAMP
7 8 (5.97%) Web Services
8 6 (4.48%) Spring
8 6 (4.48%) J2EE
9 5 (3.73%) Swing
9 5 (3.73%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.99%) OpenGL
11 3 (2.24%) WPF
11 3 (2.24%) Symfony
12 2 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.09%) Computer Science
2 33 (24.63%) Statistics
3 19 (14.18%) Physics
3 19 (14.18%) Economics
4 9 (6.72%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.97%) Open Source
5 8 (5.97%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.73%) Telematics
7 3 (2.24%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) Machine Learning
9 1 (0.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) FMCG
9 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.75%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.91%) Windows
1 24 (17.91%) Linux
2 8 (5.97%) UNIX
3 6 (4.48%) Android
3 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.15%) OO
2 19 (14.18%) Data Analysis
3 15 (11.19%) MVC
3 15 (11.19%) Marketing Strategy
4 14 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (10.45%) Customer Insight
4 14 (10.45%) Direct Marketing
4 14 (10.45%) Software Engineering
4 14 (10.45%) Operations Research
5 13 (9.70%) Analytics
6 12 (8.96%) Project Management
7 11 (8.21%) TDD
8 10 (7.46%) OOD
8 10 (7.46%) Unit Testing
9 9 (6.72%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.22%) OOP
11 6 (4.48%) Business Development
11 6 (4.48%) Workflow
11 6 (4.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.36%) SQL
2 25 (18.66%) C
3 22 (16.42%) C#
4 21 (15.67%) C++
5 20 (14.93%) Java
6 18 (13.43%) Python
6 18 (13.43%) PHP
7 11 (8.21%) VB.NET
8 10 (7.46%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (56.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.73%) MCITP
3 2 (1.49%) MCP
3 2 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) XenApp
2 3 (2.24%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.72%) Oracle
3 6 (4.48%) SAP
3 6 (4.48%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.73%) Citrix
5 3 (2.24%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) Sony
6 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.49%) Adobe
6 2 (1.49%) Cognos
6 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.49%) Facebook
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.75%) ATG
7 1 (0.75%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) Minitab
Manchester, Lancashire
British Army
Salary: Extensive Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £24436.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: 25000
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago