The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 19 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.13% - 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Mathematics
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Miscellaneous Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 46.15% 44.44% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 17
Average salary £29,000 £42,000 £29,070
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.95% +44.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £48,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Plymouth region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Plymouth

Mathematics
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) SciPy
1 5 (100.00%) NumPy
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SciPy
1 5 (100.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree