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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 34 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 48 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.52% 4.63% 4.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.16% 11.68% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 46
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
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
339 394 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.06% 39.64% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 255 347 312
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 51 (48.57%) Physics
2 50 (47.62%) C#
3 43 (40.95%) C++
4 42 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 41 (39.05%) Computer Science
6 40 (38.10%) Degree
7 38 (36.19%) OO
8 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (32.38%) Java
10 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
10 26 (24.76%) Python
10 26 (24.76%) PhD
11 23 (21.90%) Statistics
12 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (19.05%) SQL
14 19 (18.10%) C
14 19 (18.10%) HTML
15 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
16 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
17 16 (15.24%) CSS
17 16 (15.24%) Linux
17 16 (15.24%) .NET
17 16 (15.24%) Web Development
17 16 (15.24%) Analytics
18 14 (13.33%) AngularJS
19 13 (12.38%) Big Data
20 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
20 12 (11.43%) XML
21 11 (10.48%) Oracle
22 10 (9.52%) MS Excel

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (8.57%) IIS
2 8 (7.62%) Node.js
3 5 (4.76%) JBoss
3 5 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.62%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) Big Data
3 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.90%) OLAP
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.90%) GDB
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Law
3 2 (1.90%) Automotive
4 1 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (40.00%) Developer
2 36 (34.29%) Software Engineer
3 22 (20.95%) Analyst
4 19 (18.10%) Graduate
5 18 (17.14%) Software Developer
6 14 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (11.43%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Research Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Web Analyst
11 5 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.76%) Graduate Java Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Web Support Analyst
12 4 (3.81%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (3.81%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.10%) HTML
2 16 (15.24%) .NET
2 16 (15.24%) CSS
3 14 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (11.43%) XML
4 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.57%) HTML5
5 9 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (7.62%) Ember.js
6 8 (7.62%) Backbone.js
7 7 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.76%) CSS3
9 4 (3.81%) NumPy
9 4 (3.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (2.86%) XBRL
10 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.86%) WCF
10 3 (2.86%) WPF
10 3 (2.86%) Pandas
11 2 (1.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (48.57%) Physics
2 41 (39.05%) Computer Science
3 23 (21.90%) Statistics
4 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.62%) Economics
6 6 (5.71%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (36.19%) OO
3 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.24%) Web Development
4 16 (15.24%) Analytics
5 9 (8.57%) Validation
5 9 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 9 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 8 (7.62%) MVC
6 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
7 7 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (5.71%) Signal Processing
8 6 (5.71%) OpenUP
8 6 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 6 (5.71%) DNA
8 6 (5.71%) Speech Recognition
9 5 (4.76%) Project Management
9 5 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (47.62%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) C++
3 34 (32.38%) Java
4 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
4 26 (24.76%) Python
5 20 (19.05%) SQL
6 19 (18.10%) C
7 10 (9.52%) MATLAB
8 8 (7.62%) VB
8 8 (7.62%) Perl
9 5 (4.76%) Ruby
9 5 (4.76%) Scala
10 4 (3.81%) R
10 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.90%) VBA
11 2 (1.90%) Delphi
11 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 40 (38.10%) Degree
2 26 (24.76%) PhD
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.86%) MCTS
5 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
1 2 (1.90%) JTAG
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) Twitter
4 4 (3.81%) Cognos
5 2 (1.90%) Sybase
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