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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 127 175 166
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 144 71 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.97% 1.06% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.05% 3.37% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 89 59 73
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,800 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +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
2381 2109 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.51% 31.48% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1730 1974
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 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 1 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 +31 88 £35,750 +21.18% 12
Cheshire +19 40 £22,500 -43.75% 4
Merseyside +12 7 £35,000 +30.84% 2
Lancashire 0 5 £29,000 +61.11% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 140 (58.09%) Degree
2 78 (32.37%) Computer Science
3 74 (30.71%) SQL
4 66 (27.39%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (24.07%) Physics
6 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
7 55 (22.82%) Finance
8 54 (22.41%) HTML
9 51 (21.16%) Analytics
10 49 (20.33%) .NET
10 49 (20.33%) Statistics
11 48 (19.92%) C#
11 48 (19.92%) CSS
12 46 (19.09%) Java
12 46 (19.09%) Economics
13 40 (16.60%) Data Analysis
13 40 (16.60%) OO
14 38 (15.77%) Marketing
15 35 (14.52%) SAS
16 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
16 34 (14.11%) MS Excel
17 32 (13.28%) Unit Testing
18 31 (12.86%) MVC
19 29 (12.03%) OOD
19 29 (12.03%) VB.NET
19 29 (12.03%) ADO.NET
19 29 (12.03%) LINQ
19 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (12.03%) .NET Framework

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 35 (14.52%) SAS
2 10 (4.15%) Apache
3 9 (3.73%) Lync
4 4 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.64%) MS Office
2 16 (6.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.73%) SPSS
4 5 (2.07%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (6.64%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.24%) Magento
2 3 (1.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.41%) Wireless
1 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.39%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.15%) Data Mining
7 10 (4.15%) OLAP
7 10 (4.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 9 (3.73%) OLTP
8 9 (3.73%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.90%) Cognos Query Studio
9 7 (2.90%) MySQL
10 4 (1.66%) Big Data
11 2 (0.83%) Redis
11 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (12.03%) NUnit
1 29 (12.03%) Moq
2 14 (5.81%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.90%) Selenium
5 6 (2.49%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.83%) JUnit
6 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.41%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.41%) Behat
7 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
General
1 55 (22.82%) Finance
2 38 (15.77%) Marketing
3 14 (5.81%) Games
4 11 (4.56%) Retail
5 8 (3.32%) Legal
6 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.24%) Law
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
7 3 (1.24%) Back Office
7 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.83%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.83%) Military
8 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (39.42%) Developer
2 72 (29.88%) Analyst
3 35 (14.52%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.45%) Software Developer
5 29 (12.03%) C# Software Developer
5 29 (12.03%) C# Developer
5 29 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.03%) .NET Software Developer
6 17 (7.05%) Graduate
7 15 (6.22%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (6.22%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.22%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.98%) Insight Analyst
9 11 (4.56%) Data Analyst
9 11 (4.56%) Consultant
10 10 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 10 (4.15%) Junior
10 10 (4.15%) Web Analyst
10 10 (4.15%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (3.73%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.41%) HTML
2 49 (20.33%) .NET
3 48 (19.92%) CSS
4 29 (12.03%) ADO.NET
4 29 (12.03%) LINQ
4 29 (12.03%) .NET Framework
4 29 (12.03%) WCF
4 29 (12.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 21 (8.71%) WinForms
5 21 (8.71%) WPF
6 19 (7.88%) SOAP
7 17 (7.05%) XML
8 16 (6.64%) Web Services
9 14 (5.81%) Java EE
10 13 (5.39%) J2EE
11 12 (4.98%) Spring
12 9 (3.73%) jQuery
12 9 (3.73%) JSON
12 9 (3.73%) Servlets
12 9 (3.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (32.37%) Computer Science
2 66 (27.39%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (24.07%) Physics
4 49 (20.33%) Statistics
5 46 (19.09%) Economics
6 21 (8.71%) Credit Risk
7 15 (6.22%) Data Extraction
7 15 (6.22%) User Experience
8 12 (4.98%) Mobile App
9 9 (3.73%) Online Games
10 8 (3.32%) Visualisation
10 8 (3.32%) Open Source
11 6 (2.49%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.07%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (2.07%) Mobile Games
12 5 (2.07%) Animation
13 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
13 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.24%) Psychology
14 2 (0.83%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.96%) Linux
2 18 (7.47%) UNIX
3 14 (5.81%) Windows
4 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.16%) Analytics
3 40 (16.60%) Data Analysis
3 40 (16.60%) OO
4 32 (13.28%) Unit Testing
5 31 (12.86%) MVC
6 29 (12.03%) OOD
7 21 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (6.64%) Software Engineering
9 15 (6.22%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.22%) Coaching
10 13 (5.39%) Web Analytics
11 12 (4.98%) OOP
11 12 (4.98%) CHAID
11 12 (4.98%) Statistical Analysis
11 12 (4.98%) Scrum
12 11 (4.56%) Project Management
13 10 (4.15%) Data Architecture
13 10 (4.15%) Test Strategy
14 9 (3.73%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (30.71%) SQL
2 48 (19.92%) C#
3 46 (19.09%) Java
4 29 (12.03%) VB.NET
5 25 (10.37%) C
6 17 (7.05%) JavaScript
7 16 (6.64%) VBA
8 15 (6.22%) PHP
9 13 (5.39%) C++
10 9 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.32%) Python
12 5 (2.07%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 140 (58.09%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) MCITP
2 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (1.66%) MCSE
3 4 (1.66%) MCSA
3 4 (1.66%) MCP
4 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.83%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.41%) MBA
5 1 (0.41%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.64%) Google
3 10 (4.15%) Oracle
4 7 (2.90%) Cognos
5 5 (2.07%) SmartFocus
5 5 (2.07%) Minitab
6 4 (1.66%) Zend
6 4 (1.66%) IBM
6 4 (1.66%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.24%) ClickTale
8 2 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) Compuware
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