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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 207 183 168
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 35 57 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.86% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 2.63% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 80
Average salary £36,625 £36,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.34% +35.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
2259 2168 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 32.75% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1720 2204
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -12 18 £34,125 -1.08% 14
Cheshire +2 9 £36,250 -14.70% 5
Merseyside +10 5 £63,000 +80.00% 2
Cumbria - 2 £39,000 -
Lancashire -10 1 £7,500 -70.00% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 103 (63.58%) Degree
2 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
3 47 (29.01%) SQL
4 46 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
7 36 (22.22%) Statistics
8 33 (20.37%) Marketing
8 33 (20.37%) Data Analysis
8 33 (20.37%) Java
9 32 (19.75%) MS Excel
9 32 (19.75%) Finance
10 31 (19.14%) C#
10 31 (19.14%) Analytics
11 30 (18.52%) Physics
12 27 (16.67%) HTML
13 26 (16.05%) Economics
14 23 (14.20%) Microsoft
15 21 (12.96%) .NET
16 19 (11.73%) CSS
16 19 (11.73%) Games
16 19 (11.73%) Software Engineering
17 18 (11.11%) XML
17 18 (11.11%) SAS
17 18 (11.11%) OO
18 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (10.49%) Relational Database
19 16 (9.88%) Linux
20 15 (9.26%) C
21 14 (8.64%) OOD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 18 (11.11%) SAS
2 9 (5.56%) Apache
3 8 (4.94%) Lync
4 3 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.02%) MS Office
3 11 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.17%) SPSS
5 8 (4.94%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.85%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.85%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) IPsec
3 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.62%) VPN
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.79%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.56%) OLTP
5 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.32%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.09%) OLAP
7 5 (3.09%) MySQL
7 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.09%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (2.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.85%) Big Data
10 2 (1.23%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (7.41%) NUnit
1 12 (7.41%) Moq
2 9 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.56%) WebDriver
2 9 (5.56%) Selenium
3 5 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.23%) PVCS
General
1 33 (20.37%) Marketing
2 32 (19.75%) Finance
3 19 (11.73%) Games
4 9 (5.56%) Retail
5 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.70%) Back Office
7 4 (2.47%) Electronics
8 3 (1.85%) Legal
8 3 (1.85%) Billing
9 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.23%) Banking
9 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (26.54%) Analyst
2 42 (25.93%) Developer
3 15 (9.26%) Software Engineer
4 13 (8.02%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
5 12 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (6.17%) Consultant
7 9 (5.56%) Graduate
7 9 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 9 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 9 (5.56%) Software Integration Engineer
8 8 (4.94%) Web Analyst
8 8 (4.94%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Architect
9 7 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.67%) HTML
2 21 (12.96%) .NET
3 19 (11.73%) CSS
4 18 (11.11%) XML
5 13 (8.02%) SOAP
5 13 (8.02%) WCF
6 12 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 12 (7.41%) LINQ
6 12 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (7.41%) ADO.NET
7 10 (6.17%) WinForms
7 10 (6.17%) WPF
8 9 (5.56%) Java EE
8 9 (5.56%) JSON
8 9 (5.56%) WSDL
8 9 (5.56%) Servlets
9 8 (4.94%) HTML5
9 8 (4.94%) WebGL
10 7 (4.32%) Web Services
11 6 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
2 46 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (22.22%) Statistics
4 30 (18.52%) Physics
5 26 (16.05%) Economics
6 11 (6.79%) Visualisation
7 9 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 9 (5.56%) Credit Risk
7 9 (5.56%) Online Games
7 9 (5.56%) User Experience
8 8 (4.94%) Mobile Games
9 7 (4.32%) Data Extraction
10 5 (3.09%) N-Tier
10 5 (3.09%) Algorithms
11 4 (2.47%) Open Source
11 4 (2.47%) Psychology
11 4 (2.47%) Life Science
12 3 (1.85%) Social Media
13 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
13 2 (1.23%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.88%) Linux
2 12 (7.41%) UNIX
3 11 (6.79%) Windows
4 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.37%) Data Analysis
3 31 (19.14%) Analytics
4 19 (11.73%) Software Engineering
5 18 (11.11%) OO
6 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.64%) OOD
7 14 (8.64%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.41%) MVC
9 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.79%) Web Analytics
9 11 (6.79%) Statistical Modelling
10 10 (6.17%) Web Development
10 10 (6.17%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.56%) Regression Testing
11 9 (5.56%) Supplier Management
11 9 (5.56%) Software Testing
11 9 (5.56%) Integration Testing
11 9 (5.56%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.01%) SQL
2 33 (20.37%) Java
3 31 (19.14%) C#
4 15 (9.26%) C
5 13 (8.02%) C++
6 12 (7.41%) PHP
6 12 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.17%) VBA
8 9 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.09%) Python
10 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.23%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.23%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.23%) Scala
11 2 (1.23%) R
12 1 (0.62%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 103 (63.58%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) MBA
3 4 (2.47%) PhD
4 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.85%) MCP
4 3 (1.85%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.85%) MCSE
4 3 (1.85%) MCSA
4 3 (1.85%) MCITP
4 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.23%) PMP
5 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CCNA
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) Firmware
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.85%) XenApp
3 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) Google
3 10 (6.17%) Oracle
4 6 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.09%) Minitab
5 5 (3.09%) SmartFocus
6 3 (1.85%) ClickTale
6 3 (1.85%) Zend
6 3 (1.85%) VMware
6 3 (1.85%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) Remedy
7 2 (1.23%) EMC
7 2 (1.23%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco
8 1 (0.62%) BT
8 1 (0.62%) Juniper
Runcorn, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire, Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Within the range £15,000 to £25,000 plus company benefits, based on ex
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Within the range £15,000 to £25,000 plus company benefits, based on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
itecopeople
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, North West
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago