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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 53 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 27 21 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.69% 2.65% 5.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.24% 6.98% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 57
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,701 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +2.73%
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
373 301 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.96% 38.05% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 230 375
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 45 (58.44%) C++
2 41 (53.25%) Physics
3 35 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (41.56%) PhD
5 30 (38.96%) C#
6 25 (32.47%) OO
6 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
7 21 (27.27%) Python
8 20 (25.97%) Degree
8 20 (25.97%) Statistics
9 19 (24.68%) Java
9 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.68%) SQL
10 17 (22.08%) AngularJS
11 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (20.78%) Analytics
12 15 (19.48%) MATLAB
12 15 (19.48%) Web Development
13 12 (15.58%) HTML
13 12 (15.58%) CSS
13 12 (15.58%) Big Data
14 10 (12.99%) Oracle
14 10 (12.99%) C
14 10 (12.99%) Linux
14 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
15 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
15 9 (11.69%) Node.js

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (11.69%) Node.js
2 5 (6.49%) JBoss
2 5 (6.49%) Apache
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.49%) MS Office
2 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) Big Data
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) GDB
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (3.90%) Law
1 3 (3.90%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Automotive
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Python Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Graduate
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Web Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Web Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Research Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Data Scientist
11 3 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Software Development Director
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) AngularJS
2 12 (15.58%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) CSS
3 9 (11.69%) Backbone.js
3 9 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (11.69%) Ember.js
4 7 (9.09%) CSS3
4 7 (9.09%) NumPy
4 7 (9.09%) HTML5
5 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (7.79%) Pandas
6 5 (6.49%) REST
7 4 (5.19%) jQuery
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.19%) .NET
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.60%) Django
9 2 (2.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.60%) STL
10 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.25%) Physics
2 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
3 20 (25.97%) Statistics
4 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.49%) Chemistry
5 5 (6.49%) Economics
6 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.90%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.47%) OO
4 16 (20.78%) Analytics
5 15 (19.48%) Web Development
6 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.39%) Signal Processing
8 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.09%) Parallel Computing
9 6 (7.79%) Software Testing
9 6 (7.79%) Speech Recognition
9 6 (7.79%) OpenUP
9 6 (7.79%) DNA
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) TDD
11 4 (5.19%) Project Management
11 4 (5.19%) MVC
11 4 (5.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) C++
2 30 (38.96%) C#
3 21 (27.27%) Python
4 19 (24.68%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 15 (19.48%) MATLAB
6 10 (12.99%) C
7 8 (10.39%) Perl
8 7 (9.09%) Ruby
9 5 (6.49%) VB
9 5 (6.49%) R
10 2 (2.60%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.60%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) PhD
2 20 (25.97%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Firmware
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Twitter
3 2 (2.60%) Cognos
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