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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 31 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 49 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.79% 3.49% 5.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.22% 9.52% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 46
Average salary £37,000 £36,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% -5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
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
322 336 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.60% 36.68% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 255 303 283
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 15 September 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 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 93 (56.71%) C++
2 91 (55.49%) Physics
3 86 (52.44%) Computer Science
4 72 (43.90%) Software Engineering
5 69 (42.07%) PhD
6 65 (39.63%) C#
7 56 (34.15%) Degree
8 52 (31.71%) Java
9 46 (28.05%) OO
10 45 (27.44%) Python
11 32 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
12 30 (18.29%) C
13 29 (17.68%) .NET
14 26 (15.85%) SQL
14 26 (15.85%) HTML
15 24 (14.63%) SQL Server
16 23 (14.02%) CSS
17 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
18 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET
18 19 (11.59%) Finance
18 19 (11.59%) Statistics
18 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (10.37%) .NET Framework
19 17 (10.37%) MATLAB
19 17 (10.37%) XML
20 16 (9.76%) Parallel Computing
21 14 (8.54%) Web Development
22 13 (7.93%) Linux
22 13 (7.93%) IIS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 13 (7.93%) IIS
2 6 (3.66%) Node.js
3 5 (3.05%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.27%) MS Office
3 6 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.32%) Big Data
3 6 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.22%) OLAP
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.22%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.22%) Subversion
3 2 (1.22%) JIRA
3 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.22%) GDB
General
1 19 (11.59%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Games
3 3 (1.83%) Law
4 2 (1.22%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (40.85%) Software Engineer
2 51 (31.10%) Developer
3 30 (18.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (14.63%) Analyst
5 21 (12.80%) Software Developer
6 20 (12.20%) Graduate
7 16 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 16 (9.76%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Java Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) GUI Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) Software Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) GUI Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Graduate Java Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Research Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Python Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.68%) .NET
2 26 (15.85%) HTML
3 23 (14.02%) CSS
4 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET
5 17 (10.37%) XML
5 17 (10.37%) .NET Framework
6 12 (7.32%) HTML5
7 10 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 9 (5.49%) WCF
8 9 (5.49%) WPF
9 7 (4.27%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (3.66%) Ember.js
10 6 (3.66%) Backbone.js
10 6 (3.66%) Web Services
10 6 (3.66%) ADO.NET
11 4 (2.44%) NumPy
11 4 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (2.44%) CSS3
12 3 (1.83%) Pandas
12 3 (1.83%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 91 (55.49%) Physics
2 86 (52.44%) Computer Science
3 19 (11.59%) Statistics
3 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.27%) Economics
4 7 (4.27%) 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%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.22%) Firmware
7 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.93%) Linux
2 9 (5.49%) Windows
3 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.90%) Software Engineering
2 46 (28.05%) OO
3 32 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.76%) Parallel Computing
5 14 (8.54%) Web Development
6 13 (7.93%) Signal Processing
6 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
6 13 (7.93%) Analytics
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
9 9 (5.49%) Data Analysis
10 8 (4.88%) Validation
11 6 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.66%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (2.44%) Data Migration
13 4 (2.44%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 93 (56.71%) C++
2 65 (39.63%) C#
3 52 (31.71%) Java
4 45 (27.44%) Python
5 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 30 (18.29%) C
6 26 (15.85%) SQL
7 17 (10.37%) MATLAB
8 8 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.27%) VB
9 7 (4.27%) Scala
10 6 (3.66%) Perl
10 6 (3.66%) VBA
10 6 (3.66%) Delphi
11 5 (3.05%) Ruby
12 4 (2.44%) R
13 2 (1.22%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 69 (42.07%) PhD
2 56 (34.15%) 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 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle
3 6 (3.66%) Sybase
3 6 (3.66%) Twitter
4 5 (3.05%) JBoss
5 4 (2.44%) Cognos
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