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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 178 184 181
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 65 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 0.81% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 2.42% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,540 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +10.11%
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
2211 2194 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 33.71% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1704 1943
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +11 35 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Cheshire +10 20 £37,500 +63.04% 7
Merseyside +6 4 £63,000 +110.00% 2
Lancashire +1 2 £20,887 +4.43% 8
Cumbria - 2 £39,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 77 (58.33%) Degree
2 44 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (22.73%) Java
5 29 (21.97%) C#
6 26 (19.70%) SQL
7 24 (18.18%) Games
7 24 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 23 (17.42%) C++
8 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
9 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (16.67%) Physics
10 21 (15.91%) Data Analysis
10 21 (15.91%) Statistics
10 21 (15.91%) Finance
11 20 (15.15%) HTML
11 20 (15.15%) Marketing
12 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 15 (11.36%) .NET
13 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.61%) Windows
15 13 (9.85%) Project Management
15 13 (9.85%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (9.85%) Management Information System
16 12 (9.09%) C
16 12 (9.09%) Python
16 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
17 11 (8.33%) HTML5
17 11 (8.33%) XML
17 11 (8.33%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (6.06%) SAS
2 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.27%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
3 4 (3.03%) SPSS
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.27%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) IPsec
3 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.76%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.79%) OLTP
4 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.27%) Big Data
7 2 (1.52%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.52%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.76%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) NUnit
1 6 (4.55%) Selenium
1 6 (4.55%) WebDriver
1 6 (4.55%) Moq
2 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.03%) PVCS
4 3 (2.27%) Ant
4 3 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (18.18%) Games
2 21 (15.91%) Finance
3 20 (15.15%) Marketing
4 13 (9.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (8.33%) Billing
5 11 (8.33%) Banking
6 10 (7.58%) Retail
6 10 (7.58%) Law
7 9 (6.82%) Electronics
8 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
8 7 (5.30%) Back Office
9 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
10 3 (2.27%) iGaming
11 2 (1.52%) Legal
12 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.76%) Avionics
12 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (28.79%) Developer
2 17 (12.88%) Software Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Analyst
4 13 (9.85%) Graduate
5 7 (5.30%) Software Developer
5 7 (5.30%) Test Analyst
5 7 (5.30%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.30%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (4.55%) Mobile Games Developer
6 6 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 6 (4.55%) Games Developer
6 6 (4.55%) Architect
6 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (3.79%) Consultant
7 5 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.79%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.15%) HTML
2 15 (11.36%) .NET
3 11 (8.33%) XML
3 11 (8.33%) HTML5
4 9 (6.82%) CSS
5 8 (6.06%) WebGL
6 7 (5.30%) WCF
7 6 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (4.55%) LINQ
7 6 (4.55%) ADO.NET
8 5 (3.79%) WSDL
8 5 (3.79%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.79%) Servlets
8 5 (3.79%) SOAP
8 5 (3.79%) Web Services
8 5 (3.79%) J2EE
8 5 (3.79%) Java EE
8 5 (3.79%) JSON
9 4 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (16.67%) Physics
4 21 (15.91%) Statistics
5 13 (9.85%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.82%) Economics
6 9 (6.82%) Visualisation
7 8 (6.06%) Mobile Games
8 7 (5.30%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.79%) Animation
9 5 (3.79%) Life Science
9 5 (3.79%) Online Games
10 4 (3.03%) N-Tier
10 4 (3.03%) Psychology
10 4 (3.03%) Device Driver
10 4 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.52%) VHDL
11 2 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.52%) CPLD
11 2 (1.52%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) UNIX
4 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.91%) Data Analysis
4 13 (9.85%) Project Management
5 10 (7.58%) OO
5 10 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.82%) UML
6 9 (6.82%) Operations Research
6 9 (6.82%) Analytics
7 8 (6.06%) OOD
7 8 (6.06%) Workflow
7 8 (6.06%) Web Development
8 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.30%) B2B
8 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.30%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 6 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.73%) Java
2 29 (21.97%) C#
3 26 (19.70%) SQL
4 23 (17.42%) C++
5 12 (9.09%) C
5 12 (9.09%) Python
6 8 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.55%) PHP
8 5 (3.79%) Scala
9 4 (3.03%) Erlang
9 4 (3.03%) VBA
9 4 (3.03%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.03%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.27%) Lisp
10 3 (2.27%) Ruby
10 3 (2.27%) Haskell
10 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.27%) OCaml
11 2 (1.52%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 77 (58.33%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) MBA
3 6 (4.55%) VCP4
4 4 (3.03%) PhD
5 3 (2.27%) MCITP
5 3 (2.27%) MCP
5 3 (2.27%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.27%) MCSE
5 3 (2.27%) MCSA
5 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) Firmware
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.27%) XenApp
3 3 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) MOM
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle
3 5 (3.79%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.27%) Citrix
4 3 (2.27%) BT
4 3 (2.27%) VMware
4 3 (2.27%) Google
4 3 (2.27%) Facebook
4 3 (2.27%) Twitter
5 2 (1.52%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.52%) Remedy
5 2 (1.52%) EMC
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.76%) Juniper
6 1 (0.76%) Zend
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Preston, Lancashire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
EMIS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus OTE
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
QA Limited
Salary: £192.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago