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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 169 158 222
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +64
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 65 93 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.36% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% 3.92% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 82 30
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,750 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2227 2372 2476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.90% 34.81% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1837 2045
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 34 £32,500 - 22
Cheshire +7 16 £32,000 +52.38% 6
Merseyside +3 8 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Lancashire -7 7 £31,500 +13.33% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 80 (62.50%) Degree
2 50 (39.06%) Computer Science
3 36 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
5 32 (25.00%) C++
5 32 (25.00%) SQL
6 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
7 27 (21.09%) Java
8 24 (18.75%) Physics
9 23 (17.97%) Statistics
10 22 (17.19%) C#
10 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
11 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
11 21 (16.41%) Games
12 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
13 17 (13.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (13.28%) Management Information System
13 17 (13.28%) .NET
14 16 (12.50%) Windows
14 16 (12.50%) Electronics
15 15 (11.72%) Finance
15 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (11.72%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (11.72%) Python
15 15 (11.72%) MS Office
15 15 (11.72%) Project Management
16 14 (10.94%) OO
16 14 (10.94%) Law
17 13 (10.16%) Banking
17 13 (10.16%) Billing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (4.69%) SAS
2 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.34%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (1.56%) Lync
3 2 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (11.72%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.56%) FastStats
4 2 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.69%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) VLAN
2 6 (4.69%) Wireshark
2 6 (4.69%) DHCP
2 6 (4.69%) DNS
2 6 (4.69%) LAN
2 6 (4.69%) WAN
3 2 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) SMS
4 1 (0.78%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.34%) OLTP
6 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.56%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) MS Access
8 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.47%) NUnit
2 7 (5.47%) Moq
3 4 (3.13%) PVCS
4 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.34%) Ant
5 2 (1.56%) Selenium
5 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.41%) Games
2 17 (13.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (12.50%) Electronics
4 15 (11.72%) Finance
5 14 (10.94%) Law
6 13 (10.16%) Banking
6 13 (10.16%) Billing
7 10 (7.81%) Marketing
8 9 (7.03%) Back Office
8 9 (7.03%) Manufacturing
9 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
10 5 (3.91%) Legal
11 4 (3.13%) Retail
12 3 (2.34%) iGaming
13 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.78%) Military
13 1 (0.78%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Software Engineer
3 17 (13.28%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Graduate
4 10 (7.81%) Administrator
5 9 (7.03%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (7.03%) IT Administrator
6 8 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Planning Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Firmware Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.13%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Network Support
9 4 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.28%) .NET
2 10 (7.81%) HTML
3 8 (6.25%) OpenGL
3 8 (6.25%) XML
4 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.47%) CSS
4 7 (5.47%) jQuery
4 7 (5.47%) .NET Framework
4 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (4.69%) VXML
6 5 (3.91%) DirectX
6 5 (3.91%) Java EE
6 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.91%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.91%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.91%) Ninject
7 4 (3.13%) HTML5
7 4 (3.13%) J2EE
8 3 (2.34%) Servlets
8 3 (2.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (39.06%) Computer Science
2 36 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (18.75%) Physics
4 23 (17.97%) Statistics
5 17 (13.28%) Management Information System
6 12 (9.38%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (6.25%) IVR
7 8 (6.25%) Animation
8 7 (5.47%) Life Science
9 6 (4.69%) iPad
9 6 (4.69%) iPhone
9 6 (4.69%) Blackberry
10 5 (3.91%) Client/Server
10 5 (3.91%) Thin Client
10 5 (3.91%) Fat Client
10 5 (3.91%) Economics
10 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
11 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.50%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Linux
3 5 (3.91%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
2 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
3 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.72%) Project Management
4 14 (10.94%) OO
5 12 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 10 (7.81%) Multithreading
7 9 (7.03%) ERP
7 9 (7.03%) OOD
7 9 (7.03%) Operations Research
7 9 (7.03%) Analytics
8 8 (6.25%) UML
9 7 (5.47%) MVC
9 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.47%) Workflow
9 7 (5.47%) Data Management
10 6 (4.69%) Game Development
10 6 (4.69%) Change Control
10 6 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) C++
1 32 (25.00%) SQL
2 27 (21.09%) Java
3 22 (17.19%) C#
4 15 (11.72%) Python
5 13 (10.16%) C
6 12 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.91%) PHP
7 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.13%) Erlang
8 4 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.13%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.13%) VBA
9 3 (2.34%) Lisp
9 3 (2.34%) Haskell
9 3 (2.34%) Ruby
9 3 (2.34%) Scala
9 3 (2.34%) OCaml
10 2 (1.56%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (62.50%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) MBA
3 6 (4.69%) CCENT
3 6 (4.69%) MCDST
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.56%) PhD
6 1 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.78%) CCA
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.69%) Firmware
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.78%) MOM
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 6 (4.69%) Apple
4 3 (2.34%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.34%) BT
4 3 (2.34%) Facebook
4 3 (2.34%) Twitter
5 2 (1.56%) Minitab
5 2 (1.56%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.56%) Google
5 2 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.78%) VMware
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus exceptional Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent Spa
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Experian
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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