The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 18 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.85% 1.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Mathematics
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 50.00% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 11
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £33,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Salford

Mathematics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft