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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 141 170 171
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 107 72 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.49% 1.00% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 3.78% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 76
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1900 1904 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.50% 26.52% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1582 1737
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +27 62 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Cheshire +22 28 £20,000 - 5
Merseyside -13 9 £80,000 +153.96% 1
Lancashire - 2 £29,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 108 (57.14%) Degree
2 68 (35.98%) Computer Science
3 57 (30.16%) SQL
4 51 (26.98%) HTML
4 51 (26.98%) .NET
5 49 (25.93%) CSS
6 48 (25.40%) Physics
7 45 (23.81%) Finance
8 43 (22.75%) Statistics
9 42 (22.22%) C#
10 37 (19.58%) Java
11 36 (19.05%) Economics
12 35 (18.52%) SAS
13 34 (17.99%) Analytics
14 33 (17.46%) OO
14 33 (17.46%) SQL Server
15 28 (14.81%) MVC
16 27 (14.29%) Unit Testing
17 26 (13.76%) Marketing
17 26 (13.76%) C
17 26 (13.76%) VB.NET
17 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
18 25 (13.23%) OOD
18 25 (13.23%) ADO.NET
18 25 (13.23%) Data Analysis
18 25 (13.23%) NUnit
18 25 (13.23%) .NET Framework
18 25 (13.23%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (13.23%) WCF
18 25 (13.23%) LINQ

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 35 (18.52%) SAS
2 6 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (1.06%) CMS
3 2 (1.06%) WordPress
3 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.29%) MS Office
3 6 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.65%) SPSS
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (13.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (13.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.76%) MySQL
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
6 6 (3.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.65%) OLAP
7 5 (2.65%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.12%) Big Data
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.06%) Redis
9 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (13.23%) NUnit
1 25 (13.23%) Moq
2 9 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.59%) Selenium
5 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.06%) JUnit
6 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.53%) Behat
6 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 45 (23.81%) Finance
2 26 (13.76%) Marketing
3 8 (4.23%) Retail
4 6 (3.17%) Legal
5 4 (2.12%) Law
6 3 (1.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) Military
7 2 (1.06%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.06%) Games
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (45.50%) Developer
2 50 (26.46%) Analyst
3 31 (16.40%) .NET Developer
4 27 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 26 (13.76%) C# Developer
6 25 (13.23%) C# Software Developer
6 25 (13.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (13.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 20 (10.58%) Graduate
8 16 (8.47%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.88%) Consultant
10 11 (5.82%) Data Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Insight Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Customer Insight Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Customer Analyst
12 9 (4.76%) Junior
12 9 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.70%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (3.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.98%) HTML
1 51 (26.98%) .NET
2 49 (25.93%) CSS
3 25 (13.23%) ADO.NET
3 25 (13.23%) .NET Framework
3 25 (13.23%) WCF
3 25 (13.23%) LINQ
3 25 (13.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (8.47%) Spring
5 15 (7.94%) Web Services
6 14 (7.41%) J2EE
7 13 (6.88%) WinForms
7 13 (6.88%) WPF
8 11 (5.82%) jQuery
9 9 (4.76%) Swing
9 9 (4.76%) OpenGL
9 9 (4.76%) LAMP
9 9 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.70%) SOAP
11 5 (2.65%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 68 (35.98%) Computer Science
2 48 (25.40%) Physics
3 43 (22.75%) Statistics
4 36 (19.05%) Economics
5 15 (7.94%) Mobile App
6 13 (6.88%) Credit Risk
7 9 (4.76%) Visualisation
8 8 (4.23%) Data Extraction
9 6 (3.17%) Open Source
9 6 (3.17%) Animation
9 6 (3.17%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.59%) Neural Network
11 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.06%) Psychology
12 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.53%) Photography
12 1 (0.53%) Human Factors
12 1 (0.53%) Social Media
12 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.64%) Linux
2 19 (10.05%) Windows
3 13 (6.88%) UNIX
4 5 (2.65%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.65%) Android
4 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.99%) Analytics
2 33 (17.46%) OO
3 28 (14.81%) MVC
4 27 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 25 (13.23%) OOD
5 25 (13.23%) Data Analysis
6 17 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 14 (7.41%) OOP
9 13 (6.88%) Project Management
10 12 (6.35%) Scrum
11 11 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.82%) Marketing Strategy
12 10 (5.29%) Customer Insight
12 10 (5.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (5.29%) Operations Research
12 10 (5.29%) Direct Marketing
13 9 (4.76%) Workflow
13 9 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (4.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.16%) SQL
2 42 (22.22%) C#
3 37 (19.58%) Java
4 26 (13.76%) C
4 26 (13.76%) VB.NET
5 21 (11.11%) C++
6 19 (10.05%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.94%) Python
8 14 (7.41%) PHP
9 8 (4.23%) VBA
10 2 (1.06%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.65%) MCITP
2 5 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.06%) MCSE
3 2 (1.06%) MCSA
3 2 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (0.53%) PMP
4 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.53%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.76%) Oracle
3 7 (3.70%) Cognos
4 6 (3.17%) SAP
4 6 (3.17%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.65%) Google
6 4 (2.12%) IBM
7 2 (1.06%) Facebook
7 2 (1.06%) Zend
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Compuware
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) Minitab
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter
8 1 (0.53%) SmartFocus
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Williams Interactive
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago