The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 60 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 4 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.68% 0.17% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 0.43% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 14
Average salary £21,500 £21,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -63.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Mathematics
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 234 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.68% 39.53% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 152 199 270
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Slough

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Slough

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Change Management
1 11 (68.75%) vSphere
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) VMS
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
7 2 (12.50%) R
7 2 (12.50%) Tableau
7 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
7 2 (12.50%) LTE
7 2 (12.50%) OpenUP
7 2 (12.50%) Hadoop

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (12.50%) SAS
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) 3G
1 2 (12.50%) 2G
1 2 (12.50%) LTE
1 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Graduate
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Change Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (12.50%) OpenUP
3 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) R
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) vSphere
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Huawei
3 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 2 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 2 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft