The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 34 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 42 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.75% 4.52% 6.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.91% 14.78% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 46
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Mathematics
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
264 291 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.11% 30.60% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 212 262 246
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Oxford

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 99 (60.37%) C++
2 95 (57.93%) Physics
3 90 (54.88%) Computer Science
4 77 (46.95%) Software Engineering
5 73 (44.51%) PhD
6 62 (37.80%) C#
7 53 (32.32%) Java
7 53 (32.32%) Degree
8 45 (27.44%) OO
8 45 (27.44%) Python
9 32 (19.51%) .NET
9 32 (19.51%) C
10 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
11 25 (15.24%) HTML
12 23 (14.02%) SQL Server
13 22 (13.41%) SQL
13 22 (13.41%) CSS
13 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (12.20%) Finance
14 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET
15 19 (11.59%) .NET Framework
15 19 (11.59%) Parallel Computing
16 18 (10.98%) XML
17 17 (10.37%) MATLAB
18 16 (9.76%) Statistics
18 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
19 13 (7.93%) Signal Processing
20 12 (7.32%) HTML5
20 12 (7.32%) Analytics
20 12 (7.32%) IIS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (7.32%) IIS
2 5 (3.05%) Node.js
3 3 (1.83%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) Big Data
3 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
1 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.22%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.22%) Subversion
2 2 (1.22%) JIRA
2 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.22%) GDB
General
1 20 (12.20%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Games
3 2 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (43.90%) Software Engineer
2 52 (31.71%) Developer
3 32 (19.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) Analyst
4 18 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 17 (10.37%) Graduate
5 17 (10.37%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.32%) Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Java Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) GUI Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) Software Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) GUI Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Graduate Java Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Python Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.51%) .NET
2 25 (15.24%) HTML
3 22 (13.41%) CSS
4 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 19 (11.59%) .NET Framework
6 18 (10.98%) XML
7 12 (7.32%) HTML5
8 11 (6.71%) WCF
8 11 (6.71%) WPF
9 9 (5.49%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.27%) Web Services
10 7 (4.27%) ADO.NET
11 6 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (3.05%) Ember.js
12 5 (3.05%) Backbone.js
13 4 (2.44%) CSS3
13 4 (2.44%) NumPy
13 4 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (1.83%) XBRL
14 3 (1.83%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 95 (57.93%) Physics
2 90 (54.88%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.76%) Statistics
4 10 (6.10%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (3.05%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.05%) Equities
5 5 (3.05%) Derivative
5 5 (3.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (3.05%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.05%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.83%) Economics
7 2 (1.22%) Firmware
7 2 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Windows
1 11 (6.71%) Linux
2 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.95%) Software Engineering
2 45 (27.44%) OO
3 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.59%) Parallel Computing
5 13 (7.93%) Signal Processing
6 12 (7.32%) Analytics
7 11 (6.71%) Web Development
7 11 (6.71%) MVC
8 10 (6.10%) Project Management
9 9 (5.49%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.49%) Image Processing
9 9 (5.49%) Video Processing
10 8 (4.88%) Validation
11 6 (3.66%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.05%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.44%) Speech Recognition
13 4 (2.44%) Data Migration
13 4 (2.44%) OpenUP
13 4 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 99 (60.37%) C++
2 62 (37.80%) C#
3 53 (32.32%) Java
4 45 (27.44%) Python
5 32 (19.51%) C
6 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 22 (13.41%) SQL
8 17 (10.37%) MATLAB
9 8 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.27%) Delphi
10 7 (4.27%) Scala
10 7 (4.27%) VBA
11 6 (3.66%) Perl
12 5 (3.05%) Ruby
13 4 (2.44%) R
14 3 (1.83%) VB
15 2 (1.22%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.22%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 73 (44.51%) PhD
2 53 (32.32%) Degree
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.83%) MCTS
4 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.22%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) JTAG
Vendors
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle
3 7 (4.27%) Sybase
4 5 (3.05%) Twitter
5 3 (1.83%) JBoss
6 2 (1.22%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + equity share + more
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago