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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 165 181 173
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 68 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 1.15% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% 3.05% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 75
Median salary £37,500 £35,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
2266 2423 2549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.06% 37.71% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 1921 1981
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 49 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Cheshire +18 8 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Merseyside +5 7 £36,070 -45.76%
Lancashire -9 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 118 (80.82%) Degree
2 77 (52.74%) Computer Science
3 73 (50.00%) SQL
4 49 (33.56%) Physics
5 41 (28.08%) Java
6 40 (27.40%) Finance
7 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
7 37 (25.34%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (21.92%) Linux
9 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
10 29 (19.86%) Oracle
11 28 (19.18%) Spring
12 27 (18.49%) MS Office
13 26 (17.81%) Oracle ADF
13 26 (17.81%) Selenium
13 26 (17.81%) Java EE
13 26 (17.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (17.12%) C
15 24 (16.44%) OO
15 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
15 24 (16.44%) Statistics
15 24 (16.44%) Data Analysis
15 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
16 22 (15.07%) Machine Learning
17 20 (13.70%) Time Management
17 20 (13.70%) CSS
17 20 (13.70%) HTML
18 19 (13.01%) OOD
18 19 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (12.33%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.42%) SAS
2 3 (2.05%) Apache
3 2 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (18.49%) MS Office
2 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) FastStats
1 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.05%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.37%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.90%) MySQL
4 6 (4.11%) Big Data
5 5 (3.42%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.37%) DataStage
8 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.37%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.37%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 26 (17.81%) Selenium
2 11 (7.53%) Moq
2 11 (7.53%) NUnit
3 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.16%) Maven
5 7 (4.79%) Gradle
5 7 (4.79%) JUnit
5 7 (4.79%) Mercurial
5 7 (4.79%) TestNG
6 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (0.68%) Toad
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (27.40%) Finance
2 18 (12.33%) Banking
3 12 (8.22%) Retail
4 11 (7.53%) Marketing
5 7 (4.79%) Local Government
6 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.42%) Games
8 3 (2.05%) Advertising
8 3 (2.05%) Billing
8 3 (2.05%) Legal
9 2 (1.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (41.10%) Developer
2 43 (29.45%) Analyst
3 37 (25.34%) Software Developer
4 36 (24.66%) SQL Developer
5 35 (23.97%) Java Developer
6 26 (17.81%) Java Software Developer
6 26 (17.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (13.70%) Support Analyst
8 18 (12.33%) Junior
9 16 (10.96%) Applications Support
9 16 (10.96%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (10.27%) Data Scientist
11 13 (8.90%) C# Developer
12 12 (8.22%) .NET Developer
12 12 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (7.53%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (7.53%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (6.16%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.18%) Spring
2 26 (17.81%) Java EE
2 26 (17.81%) Oracle ADF
3 20 (13.70%) CSS
3 20 (13.70%) HTML
4 17 (11.64%) .NET
5 12 (8.22%) Web Services
6 11 (7.53%) .NET Framework
6 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.53%) Entity Framework
6 11 (7.53%) LINQ
6 11 (7.53%) WCF
7 9 (6.16%) DirectX
7 9 (6.16%) OpenGL
8 6 (4.11%) JavaFX
8 6 (4.11%) Swing
9 5 (3.42%) Direct3D
9 5 (3.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (3.42%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (2.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (52.74%) Computer Science
2 49 (33.56%) Physics
3 37 (25.34%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (16.44%) Statistics
5 18 (12.33%) Credit Risk
6 16 (10.96%) SWIFT
7 15 (10.27%) Economics
8 13 (8.90%) Algorithms
9 9 (6.16%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (5.48%) Psychology
11 6 (4.11%) Visualisation
12 5 (3.42%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (2.74%) Animation
13 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
14 3 (2.05%) User Experience
15 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
15 2 (1.37%) Social Media
15 2 (1.37%) Telematics
16 1 (0.68%) Kinect
16 1 (0.68%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.92%) Linux
2 7 (4.79%) Android
2 7 (4.79%) Windows
3 5 (3.42%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (16.44%) Data Analysis
2 24 (16.44%) OO
2 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
3 22 (15.07%) Machine Learning
4 20 (13.70%) Time Management
5 19 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.01%) OOD
6 18 (12.33%) Analytics
6 18 (12.33%) ITIL
6 18 (12.33%) Service Delivery
7 17 (11.64%) Change Management
8 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (10.96%) Wealth Management
9 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.22%) Statistical Modelling
10 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.85%) Project Management
12 8 (5.48%) Data Analytics
13 7 (4.79%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.00%) SQL
2 41 (28.08%) Java
3 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.12%) C
5 17 (11.64%) C#
6 16 (10.96%) Python
7 11 (7.53%) R
8 7 (4.79%) C++
9 5 (3.42%) Ruby
10 4 (2.74%) PHP
10 4 (2.74%) VBA
11 2 (1.37%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) APL
12 1 (0.68%) Go
12 1 (0.68%) Lua
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (80.82%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) ISTQB
2 16 (10.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.11%) PhD
4 3 (2.05%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.37%) HND
6 1 (0.68%) CCAB
6 1 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.68%) CISM
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) CLAS
6 1 (0.68%) GCIA
6 1 (0.68%) GIAC
6 1 (0.68%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.68%) RHCE
6 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) COSHH
3 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Oracle
2 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.96%) Bloomberg
3 16 (10.96%) Reuters
4 5 (3.42%) SAP
5 4 (2.74%) Google
5 4 (2.74%) Tableau
6 2 (1.37%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.37%) Citrix
6 2 (1.37%) Informatica
6 2 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.68%) BT
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
7 1 (0.68%) Minitab
7 1 (0.68%) Northgate
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
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