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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 128 168 158
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 132 70 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 1.03% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.53% 3.23% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 90 55 79
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
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
2386 2169 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.13% 32.04% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 1773 1991
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 79 £35,750 +23.27% 5
Cheshire +2 35 £22,750 -43.12% 8
Merseyside +20 8 £37,500 +108.33%
Lancashire +6 7 £30,250 +68.06% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 133 (58.08%) Degree
2 75 (32.75%) Computer Science
3 74 (32.31%) SQL
4 65 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
7 53 (23.14%) Finance
7 53 (23.14%) Physics
8 50 (21.83%) Analytics
9 49 (21.40%) HTML
10 47 (20.52%) C#
11 45 (19.65%) .NET
11 45 (19.65%) Statistics
12 44 (19.21%) Economics
12 44 (19.21%) Java
13 41 (17.90%) CSS
14 40 (17.47%) Data Analysis
15 38 (16.59%) Marketing
16 36 (15.72%) MS Excel
17 35 (15.28%) OO
18 32 (13.97%) SAS
18 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
19 27 (11.79%) Unit Testing
20 26 (11.35%) MVC
20 26 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
20 26 (11.35%) C
21 24 (10.48%) ADO.NET
21 24 (10.48%) Linux
21 24 (10.48%) VB.NET
21 24 (10.48%) OOD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (13.97%) SAS
2 9 (3.93%) Lync
2 9 (3.93%) Apache
3 4 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) WordPress
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (6.99%) MS Office
3 10 (4.37%) SPSS
4 6 (2.62%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (6.99%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.31%) Magento
2 3 (1.31%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.44%) Wireless
1 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.80%) Data Mining
8 10 (4.37%) OLAP
8 10 (4.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (3.93%) OLTP
9 9 (3.93%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.62%) MySQL
10 6 (2.62%) Big Data
11 5 (2.18%) Cognos Query Studio
12 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.87%) Redis
13 1 (0.44%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (10.48%) NUnit
1 24 (10.48%) Moq
2 13 (5.68%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.93%) Selenium
5 8 (3.49%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.87%) JUnit
6 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.44%) Behat
7 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 53 (23.14%) Finance
2 38 (16.59%) Marketing
3 17 (7.42%) Games
4 13 (5.68%) Retail
5 7 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.62%) Legal
7 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.31%) Advertising
8 3 (1.31%) Law
8 3 (1.31%) Back Office
9 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.87%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.87%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (36.24%) Developer
2 67 (29.26%) Analyst
3 31 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 25 (10.92%) Software Developer
5 24 (10.48%) C# Software Developer
5 24 (10.48%) C# Developer
5 24 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (10.48%) .NET Software Developer
6 17 (7.42%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.55%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (6.11%) Graduate
9 13 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.80%) Consultant
11 10 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 10 (4.37%) Web Analyst
11 10 (4.37%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (4.37%) Data Analyst
12 9 (3.93%) Insight Analyst
12 9 (3.93%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (3.93%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.40%) HTML
2 45 (19.65%) .NET
3 41 (17.90%) CSS
4 24 (10.48%) ADO.NET
4 24 (10.48%) WCF
4 24 (10.48%) LINQ
4 24 (10.48%) .NET Framework
4 24 (10.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 21 (9.17%) WinForms
5 21 (9.17%) WPF
6 17 (7.42%) SOAP
7 16 (6.99%) XML
8 12 (5.24%) Java EE
8 12 (5.24%) Web Services
9 10 (4.37%) J2EE
9 10 (4.37%) HTML5
10 9 (3.93%) Spring
10 9 (3.93%) JSON
10 9 (3.93%) Servlets
10 9 (3.93%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 75 (32.75%) Computer Science
2 65 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (23.14%) Physics
4 45 (19.65%) Statistics
5 44 (19.21%) Economics
6 21 (9.17%) Credit Risk
7 15 (6.55%) Data Extraction
8 14 (6.11%) User Experience
9 9 (3.93%) Online Games
10 8 (3.49%) Mobile Games
10 8 (3.49%) Algorithms
11 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
11 7 (3.06%) Animation
12 6 (2.62%) Open Source
12 6 (2.62%) Visualisation
13 5 (2.18%) N-Tier
13 5 (2.18%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.75%) Psychology
15 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.87%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.48%) Linux
2 17 (7.42%) UNIX
3 16 (6.99%) Windows
4 7 (3.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.83%) Analytics
3 40 (17.47%) Data Analysis
4 35 (15.28%) OO
5 27 (11.79%) Unit Testing
6 26 (11.35%) MVC
7 24 (10.48%) OOD
8 23 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (8.73%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.55%) Coaching
11 13 (5.68%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.68%) Web Analytics
12 12 (5.24%) Statistical Analysis
12 12 (5.24%) CHAID
13 11 (4.80%) Project Management
14 10 (4.37%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.37%) Web Development
14 10 (4.37%) Scrum
14 10 (4.37%) Test Strategy
14 10 (4.37%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (32.31%) SQL
2 47 (20.52%) C#
3 44 (19.21%) Java
4 26 (11.35%) C
5 24 (10.48%) VB.NET
6 18 (7.86%) VBA
7 16 (6.99%) JavaScript
7 16 (6.99%) C++
8 12 (5.24%) Python
8 12 (5.24%) PHP
9 9 (3.93%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.49%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.31%) R
12 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 133 (58.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (2.18%) MCITP
2 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.75%) MCSE
3 4 (1.75%) MCSA
3 4 (1.75%) MCP
4 2 (0.87%) MBA
4 2 (0.87%) PMP
4 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.42%) Google
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle
4 6 (2.62%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.18%) SmartFocus
5 5 (2.18%) Minitab
5 5 (2.18%) Cognos
6 4 (1.75%) IBM
6 4 (1.75%) Zend
7 3 (1.31%) ClickTale
8 2 (0.87%) Remedy
9 1 (0.44%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.44%) Compuware
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £25500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Preston
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Manchester
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £12,480
Posted: 23 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k - 35k per year
Posted: 26 days ago