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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 146 170 166
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 97 68 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 0.93% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 3.48% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,300 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1914 1952 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.90% 26.71% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1624 1727
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +33 58 £35,000 +5.26% 7
Cheshire +15 22 £20,000 - 6
Merseyside -11 9 £80,000 +140.60% 2
Lancashire - 1 £29,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 100 (57.14%) Degree
2 65 (37.14%) Computer Science
3 50 (28.57%) SQL
4 48 (27.43%) HTML
4 48 (27.43%) .NET
5 46 (26.29%) CSS
6 43 (24.57%) Physics
7 40 (22.86%) Statistics
7 40 (22.86%) Finance
7 40 (22.86%) C#
8 36 (20.57%) Java
9 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
10 30 (17.14%) OO
10 30 (17.14%) SAS
11 29 (16.57%) Economics
12 28 (16.00%) Analytics
13 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
13 26 (14.86%) MVC
14 24 (13.71%) C
14 24 (13.71%) VB.NET
14 24 (13.71%) Marketing
14 24 (13.71%) Unit Testing
15 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (13.14%) .NET Framework
15 23 (13.14%) WCF
15 23 (13.14%) LINQ
15 23 (13.14%) NUnit
15 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (13.14%) Data Analysis
15 23 (13.14%) ADO.NET

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (17.14%) SAS
2 6 (3.43%) Apache
3 2 (1.14%) WordPress
3 2 (1.14%) CMS
3 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.71%) MS Office
3 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.71%) SPSS
5 1 (0.57%) FastStats
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Wireless
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.57%) MySQL
5 7 (4.00%) Cognos Query Studio
6 6 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.29%) Big Data
8 4 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.29%) OLAP
9 2 (1.14%) Redis
9 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (13.14%) NUnit
1 23 (13.14%) Moq
2 9 (5.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.14%) Selenium
4 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.14%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.57%) Behat
General
1 40 (22.86%) Finance
2 24 (13.71%) Marketing
3 6 (3.43%) Retail
4 5 (2.86%) Legal
5 4 (2.29%) Law
6 3 (1.71%) Advertising
7 2 (1.14%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.14%) Games
7 2 (1.14%) Military
7 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (46.86%) Developer
2 43 (24.57%) Analyst
3 28 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 25 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 24 (13.71%) C# Developer
6 23 (13.14%) C# Software Developer
6 23 (13.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (13.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (11.43%) Graduate
8 15 (8.57%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.86%) Consultant
10 10 (5.71%) Insight Analyst
10 10 (5.71%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 10 (5.71%) Customer Analyst
11 9 (5.14%) Data Analyst
12 8 (4.57%) Junior
13 7 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (3.43%) Junior Developer
14 6 (3.43%) Software Engineer
14 6 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (27.43%) HTML
1 48 (27.43%) .NET
2 46 (26.29%) CSS
3 23 (13.14%) .NET Framework
3 23 (13.14%) WCF
3 23 (13.14%) LINQ
3 23 (13.14%) ADO.NET
3 23 (13.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (9.14%) Spring
5 15 (8.57%) Web Services
6 14 (8.00%) J2EE
7 11 (6.29%) WinForms
7 11 (6.29%) WPF
8 10 (5.71%) jQuery
9 9 (5.14%) Swing
9 9 (5.14%) LAMP
9 9 (5.14%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.57%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.43%) SOAP
12 5 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 43 (24.57%) Physics
3 40 (22.86%) Statistics
4 29 (16.57%) Economics
5 15 (8.57%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.71%) Credit Risk
7 9 (5.14%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.43%) Data Extraction
9 5 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (2.86%) Animation
9 5 (2.86%) Open Source
10 3 (1.71%) Neural Network
11 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.57%) Psychology
12 1 (0.57%) Photography
12 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.43%) Windows
1 20 (11.43%) Linux
2 12 (6.86%) UNIX
3 5 (2.86%) Android
3 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.29%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.14%) OO
2 28 (16.00%) Analytics
3 26 (14.86%) MVC
4 24 (13.71%) Unit Testing
5 23 (13.14%) Data Analysis
5 23 (13.14%) OOD
6 15 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.43%) OOP
9 12 (6.86%) Project Management
10 11 (6.29%) Scrum
10 11 (6.29%) Marketing Strategy
11 10 (5.71%) Customer Insight
11 10 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (5.71%) Operations Research
11 10 (5.71%) Direct Marketing
12 9 (5.14%) Workflow
12 9 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.14%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (4.00%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.57%) SQL
2 40 (22.86%) C#
3 36 (20.57%) Java
4 24 (13.71%) C
4 24 (13.71%) VB.NET
5 20 (11.43%) C++
6 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.43%) PHP
7 13 (7.43%) Python
8 5 (2.86%) VBA
9 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 100 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.86%) MCITP
2 5 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.14%) MCP
3 2 (1.14%) MCSE
3 2 (1.14%) MCSA
4 1 (0.57%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) XenApp
2 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.14%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) Cognos
4 6 (3.43%) SAP
4 6 (3.43%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.29%) IBM
6 3 (1.71%) Citrix
6 3 (1.71%) Google
7 2 (1.14%) Facebook
8 1 (0.57%) Minitab
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
8 1 (0.57%) Compuware
8 1 (0.57%) Zend
8 1 (0.57%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.57%) Twitter
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Extensive Spec Detailed
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000
Posted: 27 days ago