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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 67 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 14 122 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.90% 13.85% 7.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.07% 31.94% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 122 43
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
344 382 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.74% 43.36% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 273 343 379
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (74.36%) Computer Science
2 22 (56.41%) Degree
2 22 (56.41%) C++
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (43.59%) Physics
5 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 15 (38.46%) PhD
6 12 (30.77%) Python
6 12 (30.77%) C
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.64%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) TDD
10 7 (17.95%) Perl
11 6 (15.38%) C#
11 6 (15.38%) Oracle
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.38%) OO
11 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
11 6 (15.38%) Chemistry
11 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.82%) Node.js
12 5 (12.82%) Time Management
12 5 (12.82%) Project Management
12 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
12 5 (12.82%) HTML
13 4 (10.26%) .NET
13 4 (10.26%) CSS
13 4 (10.26%) Subversion

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (12.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
1 4 (10.26%) Grunt
1 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (10.26%) Bower
2 3 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) GDB
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
3 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Software Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Junior
3 5 (12.82%) Product Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Product Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) Research Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) Laravel
4 3 (7.69%) WPF
4 3 (7.69%) Symfony
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) STL
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) NumPy
5 2 (5.13%) Django
5 2 (5.13%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) Pandas
6 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 29 (74.36%) Computer Science
2 17 (43.59%) Physics
3 6 (15.38%) Chemistry
4 3 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.69%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.69%) Statistics
4 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.26%) MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Signal Processing
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.69%) OOP
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) DNA
8 2 (5.13%) Speech Recognition
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) OpenUP
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C++
2 12 (30.77%) Python
2 12 (30.77%) C
3 10 (25.64%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
5 6 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Degree
2 15 (38.46%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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