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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 137 165 165
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 124 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 1.08% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.48% 4.09% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 67 76
Average salary £35,375 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1914 1859 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.69% 26.47% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1530 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 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 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 21 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 +31 75 £35,375 +17.91% 18
Cheshire +21 36 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Merseyside -7 4 £40,500 +28.57% 2
Lancashire 0 2 £29,000 +61.11% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 132 (60.00%) Degree
2 74 (33.64%) Computer Science
3 69 (31.36%) SQL
4 55 (25.00%) Physics
4 55 (25.00%) Analytics
5 54 (24.55%) HTML
5 54 (24.55%) .NET
6 53 (24.09%) Finance
6 53 (24.09%) Statistics
7 52 (23.64%) CSS
8 50 (22.73%) Economics
9 44 (20.00%) C#
10 43 (19.55%) SQL Server
11 42 (19.09%) Java
11 42 (19.09%) SAS
12 37 (16.82%) OO
12 37 (16.82%) Marketing
13 35 (15.91%) Data Analysis
14 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
15 30 (13.64%) MVC
16 29 (13.18%) Unit Testing
17 28 (12.73%) VB.NET
18 27 (12.27%) C
18 27 (12.27%) ADO.NET
18 27 (12.27%) OOD
18 27 (12.27%) NUnit
18 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2005
18 27 (12.27%) .NET Framework
18 27 (12.27%) WCF
18 27 (12.27%) LINQ

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 42 (19.09%) SAS
2 9 (4.09%) Apache
3 6 (2.73%) Lync
4 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.91%) CMS
4 2 (0.91%) WordPress
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (5.91%) MS Office
3 8 (3.64%) SPSS
4 4 (1.82%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.36%) Magento
3 2 (0.91%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Wireless
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.55%) MySQL
4 10 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.18%) Cognos Query Studio
8 6 (2.73%) OLAP
8 6 (2.73%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.82%) Big Data
11 3 (1.36%) OLTP
12 2 (0.91%) MS Access
12 2 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (12.27%) NUnit
1 27 (12.27%) Moq
2 12 (5.45%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.82%) Selenium
5 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.91%) JUnit
6 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.45%) Behat
General
1 53 (24.09%) Finance
2 37 (16.82%) Marketing
3 9 (4.09%) Retail
4 8 (3.64%) Legal
5 5 (2.27%) Games
6 4 (1.82%) Law
6 4 (1.82%) Advertising
7 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.91%) Military
8 2 (0.91%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (41.36%) Developer
2 68 (30.91%) Analyst
3 33 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 29 (13.18%) Software Developer
5 28 (12.73%) C# Developer
6 27 (12.27%) C# Software Developer
6 27 (12.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (12.27%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (10.00%) Graduate
8 17 (7.73%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.91%) Insight Analyst
11 12 (5.45%) Consultant
12 11 (5.00%) Data Analyst
13 10 (4.55%) Junior
13 10 (4.55%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.55%) Customer Insight Analyst
13 10 (4.55%) Web Analyst
13 10 (4.55%) Customer Analyst
13 10 (4.55%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.55%) HTML
1 54 (24.55%) .NET
2 52 (23.64%) CSS
3 27 (12.27%) ADO.NET
3 27 (12.27%) .NET Framework
3 27 (12.27%) WCF
3 27 (12.27%) LINQ
3 27 (12.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (7.27%) Spring
5 15 (6.82%) WPF
5 15 (6.82%) J2EE
5 15 (6.82%) Web Services
5 15 (6.82%) WinForms
6 12 (5.45%) jQuery
7 11 (5.00%) SOAP
8 9 (4.09%) OpenGL
8 9 (4.09%) Swing
8 9 (4.09%) LAMP
8 9 (4.09%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (33.64%) Computer Science
2 55 (25.00%) Physics
3 53 (24.09%) Statistics
4 50 (22.73%) Economics
5 21 (9.55%) Credit Risk
6 16 (7.27%) Mobile App
7 11 (5.00%) Data Extraction
7 11 (5.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.64%) Open Source
9 6 (2.73%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (2.73%) Animation
10 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.36%) Online Games
11 2 (0.91%) Social Media
11 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.91%) Neural Network
11 2 (0.91%) Psychology
12 1 (0.45%) Human Factors
12 1 (0.45%) Photography
12 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.82%) Linux
2 17 (7.73%) UNIX
2 17 (7.73%) Windows
3 5 (2.27%) Mac OS X
3 5 (2.27%) Android
3 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.00%) Analytics
2 37 (16.82%) OO
3 35 (15.91%) Data Analysis
4 30 (13.64%) MVC
5 29 (13.18%) Unit Testing
6 27 (12.27%) OOD
7 20 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.73%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (6.82%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.36%) OOP
11 14 (6.36%) Project Management
11 14 (6.36%) Web Analytics
12 12 (5.45%) Scrum
13 11 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
13 11 (5.00%) Marketing Strategy
14 10 (4.55%) Customer Insight
14 10 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.36%) SQL
2 44 (20.00%) C#
3 42 (19.09%) Java
4 28 (12.73%) VB.NET
5 27 (12.27%) C
6 22 (10.00%) C++
7 19 (8.64%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.27%) PHP
9 13 (5.91%) Python
10 12 (5.45%) VBA
11 5 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 132 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (1.82%) MCITP
2 4 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.91%) MCP
3 2 (0.91%) MCSE
3 2 (0.91%) MCSA
4 1 (0.45%) PMP
4 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.45%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.82%) Google
3 11 (5.00%) Oracle
4 7 (3.18%) Cognos
5 5 (2.27%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.27%) SAP
6 4 (1.82%) IBM
6 4 (1.82%) SmartFocus
6 4 (1.82%) Minitab
7 2 (0.91%) ClickTale
7 2 (0.91%) Facebook
7 2 (0.91%) Zend
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) Compuware
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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