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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 188 149 185
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +36
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 62 102 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.43% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 4.16% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 57
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £19,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
2395 2451 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.69% 34.30% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 1865 1960
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +1 47 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Cheshire -12 11 £16,500 -17.50% 4
Merseyside +8 4 £35,750 -55.31% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 92 (64.79%) Degree
2 62 (43.66%) Computer Science
3 44 (30.99%) SQL
4 37 (26.06%) C++
4 37 (26.06%) Java
5 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
6 34 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
8 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
8 25 (17.61%) C#
8 25 (17.61%) Oracle
8 25 (17.61%) Physics
9 24 (16.90%) Statistics
9 24 (16.90%) Games
10 23 (16.20%) Data Analysis
11 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
12 21 (14.79%) C
13 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
13 20 (14.08%) .NET
14 19 (13.38%) Python
14 19 (13.38%) Linux
15 18 (12.68%) Windows
15 18 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (12.68%) 3D Graphics
16 17 (11.97%) Management Information System
17 16 (11.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (11.27%) MS Office
18 15 (10.56%) Project Management
18 15 (10.56%) Java EE
19 14 (9.86%) Law

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (4.93%) MS Exchange
1 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.23%) SAS
3 4 (2.82%) WordPress
4 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.11%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.41%) Lync
5 2 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (11.27%) MS Office
4 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.41%) SPSS
5 2 (1.41%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.23%) DNS
2 6 (4.23%) Firewall
2 6 (4.23%) LAN
2 6 (4.23%) WAN
2 6 (4.23%) DHCP
2 6 (4.23%) VLAN
2 6 (4.23%) Wireshark
3 4 (2.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) 4G
4 1 (0.70%) SMS
4 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.11%) OLTP
6 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.41%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Selenium
2 9 (6.34%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.52%) Moq
3 5 (3.52%) NUnit
4 3 (2.11%) Ant
4 3 (2.11%) PVCS
4 3 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (16.90%) Games
2 16 (11.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (9.86%) Law
4 13 (9.15%) Electronics
4 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.15%) Finance
5 12 (8.45%) Marketing
6 11 (7.75%) Banking
7 10 (7.04%) Billing
8 9 (6.34%) Manufacturing
9 6 (4.23%) Legal
9 6 (4.23%) Back Office
10 5 (3.52%) Retail
11 3 (2.11%) iGaming
12 1 (0.70%) Military
12 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.70%) Avionics
12 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 50 (35.21%) Developer
2 25 (17.61%) Analyst
3 22 (15.49%) Software Engineer
4 18 (12.68%) Graduate
4 18 (12.68%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Administrator
6 10 (7.04%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.04%) IT Administrator
7 9 (6.34%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.63%) C++ Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (4.23%) MI Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.08%) .NET
2 15 (10.56%) Java EE
3 14 (9.86%) HTML
4 13 (9.15%) OpenGL
5 12 (8.45%) Oracle ADF
6 8 (5.63%) DirectX
6 8 (5.63%) Spring
6 8 (5.63%) jQuery
7 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.93%) CSS
8 6 (4.23%) VXML
8 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.52%) PyQt
9 5 (3.52%) Ninject
9 5 (3.52%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.52%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.52%) Qt
9 5 (3.52%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 62 (43.66%) Computer Science
2 34 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (17.61%) Physics
4 24 (16.90%) Statistics
5 18 (12.68%) 3D Graphics
6 17 (11.97%) Management Information System
7 12 (8.45%) Animation
8 8 (5.63%) IVR
9 6 (4.23%) Blackberry
9 6 (4.23%) Life Science
9 6 (4.23%) iPhone
9 6 (4.23%) iPad
10 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
10 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (3.52%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.52%) Credit Risk
10 5 (3.52%) Fat Client
10 5 (3.52%) Thin Client
10 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
10 5 (3.52%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Linux
2 18 (12.68%) Windows
3 5 (3.52%) UNIX
3 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.82%) Android
4 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
2 23 (16.20%) Data Analysis
3 15 (10.56%) Project Management
4 14 (9.86%) OO
5 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.75%) Analytics
5 11 (7.75%) SDLC
6 10 (7.04%) Mentoring
6 10 (7.04%) Game Development
7 9 (6.34%) Multithreading
7 9 (6.34%) Data Management
7 9 (6.34%) Operations Research
8 7 (4.93%) Workflow
8 7 (4.93%) ERP
8 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.23%) Change Control
9 6 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.23%) CAD
9 6 (4.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.99%) SQL
2 37 (26.06%) C++
2 37 (26.06%) Java
3 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.61%) C#
4 21 (14.79%) C
5 19 (13.38%) Python
6 6 (4.23%) PHP
6 6 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.52%) VBA
8 3 (2.11%) OCaml
8 3 (2.11%) Scala
8 3 (2.11%) ANSI C
8 3 (2.11%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.11%) Embedded C++
8 3 (2.11%) Lisp
8 3 (2.11%) Ruby
8 3 (2.11%) Haskell
8 3 (2.11%) Erlang
9 2 (1.41%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 92 (64.79%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) CCENT
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.23%) MCDST
4 5 (3.52%) MBA
5 3 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.11%) CCNA
5 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.41%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) HNC
7 1 (0.70%) CCA
7 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.61%) Oracle
3 6 (4.23%) Apple
4 4 (2.82%) Cisco
5 3 (2.11%) Facebook
5 3 (2.11%) Twitter
5 3 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (1.41%) Minitab
6 2 (1.41%) BT
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
7 1 (0.70%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Veeam
7 1 (0.70%) Autodesk
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