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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 59 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 10 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.53% 0.17% 3.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 0.51% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 20
Average salary £26,000 £21,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -56.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
216 198 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.13% 33.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 147 160 215
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 15 (55.56%) UNIX
3 15 (55.56%) Change Management
3 15 (55.56%) vSphere
4 14 (51.85%) HP
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) VMS
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
6 12 (44.44%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) HP Data Protector
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
11 3 (11.11%) Email Management
11 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.11%) Document Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) 2G
1 2 (7.41%) 3G
1 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (7.41%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) OLTP
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Graduate
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) UNIX
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) VMS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Change Management
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Email Management
4 3 (11.11%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) OpenUP
6 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) vSphere
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) HP
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
5 2 (7.41%) Nokia
5 2 (7.41%) Huawei
6 1 (3.70%) ClickSoftware Technologies