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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 62 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 19 128 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.50% 14.17% 6.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 29.77% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 123 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £46,000
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
375 430 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.34% 47.62% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 303 370 375
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (65.22%) C++
2 26 (56.52%) Physics
3 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
4 23 (50.00%) PhD
4 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
6 16 (34.78%) Degree
7 13 (28.26%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.91%) C
9 11 (23.91%) C#
9 11 (23.91%) Java
9 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
10 10 (21.74%) Oracle
10 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 10 (21.74%) OO
11 9 (19.57%) SQL
12 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
12 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
12 8 (17.39%) Statistics
12 8 (17.39%) Chemistry
13 7 (15.22%) Analytics
13 7 (15.22%) Node.js
14 6 (13.04%) Web Development
14 6 (13.04%) Parallel Computing
14 6 (13.04%) Windows
14 6 (13.04%) Perl
15 5 (10.87%) HTML
15 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (15.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.87%) Big Data
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Grunt
2 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (4.35%) Bower
3 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.17%) Xcode
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) GDB
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Junior
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Product Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Software Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Product Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Research Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.87%) Backbone.js
2 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (10.87%) Ember.js
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) HTML5
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) CSS
3 4 (8.70%) CSS3
4 3 (6.52%) Pandas
4 3 (6.52%) REST
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) NumPy
5 2 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.35%) STL
5 2 (4.35%) Django
6 1 (2.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Physics
2 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.39%) Chemistry
3 8 (17.39%) Statistics
4 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) Open Source
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
5 6 (13.04%) Parallel Computing
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.87%) Signal Processing
6 5 (10.87%) Time Management
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Speech Recognition
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) DNA
8 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.52%) OpenUP
8 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) C++
2 13 (28.26%) Python
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.91%) Java
4 11 (23.91%) C
4 11 (23.91%) C#
5 9 (19.57%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
7 6 (13.04%) Perl
8 3 (6.52%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.17%) R
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) PhD
2 16 (34.78%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Twitter
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