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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 36 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 44 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.11% 4.37% 6.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.99% 14.24% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 48
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -17.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,250 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
259 295 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 35.97% 30.70% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 262 248
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 20 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 104 (60.47%) C++
2 99 (57.56%) Physics
3 97 (56.40%) Computer Science
4 84 (48.84%) Software Engineering
5 75 (43.60%) PhD
6 66 (38.37%) C#
7 57 (33.14%) Degree
8 56 (32.56%) Java
9 46 (26.74%) OO
10 44 (25.58%) Python
11 35 (20.35%) .NET
12 31 (18.02%) C
13 30 (17.44%) JavaScript
14 28 (16.28%) HTML
15 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
16 24 (13.95%) CSS
17 23 (13.37%) Finance
18 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET
18 22 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (12.21%) SQL
19 21 (12.21%) Parallel Computing
20 20 (11.63%) XML
20 20 (11.63%) .NET Framework
21 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
22 15 (8.72%) MATLAB
22 15 (8.72%) IIS
22 15 (8.72%) Statistics
23 13 (7.56%) WCF
23 13 (7.56%) Oracle
24 12 (6.98%) Project Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (8.72%) IIS
2 4 (2.33%) Node.js
3 3 (1.74%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.40%) Big Data
3 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.07%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.16%) Subversion
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.16%) GDB
General
1 23 (13.37%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Games
3 2 (1.16%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 79 (45.93%) Software Engineer
2 55 (31.98%) Developer
3 36 (20.93%) C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.47%) Analyst
5 18 (10.47%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.88%) Graduate
7 13 (7.56%) Programmer
8 11 (6.40%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Java Programmer
8 11 (6.40%) GUI Programmer
8 11 (6.40%) Software Programmer
8 11 (6.40%) GUI Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Computer Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Graduate Java Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Python Developer
13 5 (2.91%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.35%) .NET
2 28 (16.28%) HTML
3 24 (13.95%) CSS
4 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET
5 20 (11.63%) XML
5 20 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 13 (7.56%) WCF
7 12 (6.98%) WPF
7 12 (6.98%) HTML5
8 10 (5.81%) Web Services
9 9 (5.23%) ADO.NET
10 8 (4.65%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.91%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.33%) Ember.js
12 4 (2.33%) CSS3
12 4 (2.33%) Backbone.js
12 4 (2.33%) NumPy
12 4 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (1.74%) XBRL
13 3 (1.74%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 99 (57.56%) Physics
2 97 (56.40%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.72%) Statistics
4 11 (6.40%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (2.91%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.91%) Equities
5 5 (2.91%) Derivative
5 5 (2.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (2.91%) Chemistry
5 5 (2.91%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.74%) Economics
7 2 (1.16%) Firmware
7 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.98%) Windows
2 11 (6.40%) Linux
3 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 46 (26.74%) OO
3 22 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.21%) Parallel Computing
5 12 (6.98%) Project Management
6 11 (6.40%) MVC
6 11 (6.40%) Signal Processing
6 11 (6.40%) Analytics
7 10 (5.81%) Web Development
8 9 (5.23%) Image Processing
8 9 (5.23%) Video Processing
8 9 (5.23%) Data Modelling
9 8 (4.65%) Validation
10 6 (3.49%) Data Analysis
11 5 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.33%) Waterfall
12 4 (2.33%) Data Migration
12 4 (2.33%) Migration
12 4 (2.33%) Software Distribution
13 3 (1.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 104 (60.47%) C++
2 66 (38.37%) C#
3 56 (32.56%) Java
4 44 (25.58%) Python
5 31 (18.02%) C
6 30 (17.44%) JavaScript
7 21 (12.21%) SQL
8 15 (8.72%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.23%) Delphi
9 9 (5.23%) VBA
10 8 (4.65%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.07%) Scala
12 5 (2.91%) Ruby
13 4 (2.33%) R
13 4 (2.33%) Perl
14 3 (1.74%) VB
15 2 (1.16%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.16%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 75 (43.60%) PhD
2 57 (33.14%) Degree
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.74%) MCTS
4 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) JTAG
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) Sybase
4 4 (2.33%) Twitter
5 3 (1.74%) JBoss
6 2 (1.16%) Cognos
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