The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 173 141 112
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -29
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 337 390 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.62% 1.93% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 5.24% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 294 341 478
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Mathematics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7361 7449 8195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.47% 36.95% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 5828 6998
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the South East

Mathematics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -9 113 £47,500 - 29
Hampshire -19 66 £32,500 -31.57% 14
Berkshire -34 43 £33,500 -21.17% 2
Oxfordshire -2 34 £46,000 +31.42% 10
Buckinghamshire +8 24 £39,500 +5.33% 3
West Sussex -8 23 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Kent -1 16 £38,750 -6.06% 6
Middlesex +23 13 £37,701 - 1
East Sussex -15 3 £33,500 -16.25%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 509 (66.10%) Degree
2 363 (47.14%) Computer Science
3 287 (37.27%) C#
4 270 (35.06%) Software Engineering
5 264 (34.29%) C++
6 225 (29.22%) SQL
7 212 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
8 201 (26.10%) Java
9 183 (23.77%) Finance
9 183 (23.77%) Physics
10 179 (23.25%) SQL Server
10 179 (23.25%) Microsoft
11 151 (19.61%) C
12 144 (18.70%) .NET
13 137 (17.79%) JavaScript
14 129 (16.75%) HTML
14 129 (16.75%) OO
15 124 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
16 117 (15.19%) Linux
17 116 (15.06%) Windows
18 115 (14.94%) Oracle
19 105 (13.64%) Statistics
20 99 (12.86%) MS Excel
21 93 (12.08%) CSS
22 91 (11.82%) PhD
23 90 (11.69%) Visual Studio
24 88 (11.43%) User Stories
25 84 (10.91%) NUnit
26 83 (10.78%) HTML5
27 79 (10.26%) Rhino Mocks

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 24 (3.12%) SAS
2 14 (1.82%) IIS
3 13 (1.69%) Apache
3 13 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.69%) Node.js
4 10 (1.30%) JBoss
5 9 (1.17%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.04%) CMS
7 5 (0.65%) Resin
8 4 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (0.52%) IBM Connections
9 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.26%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 99 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.73%) MS Office
3 9 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.04%) MS Project
4 8 (1.04%) Mathematica
5 7 (0.91%) SPSS
6 5 (0.65%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.52%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.39%) InDesign
8 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.13%) Simulink
10 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.13%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.13%) Maple
Business Applications
1 16 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.91%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.52%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.52%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.47%) SaaS
2 9 (1.17%) GitHub
3 5 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.39%) IaaS
4 3 (0.39%) PaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Office 365
4 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.51%) Internet
2 19 (2.47%) DNS
3 15 (1.95%) LAN
3 15 (1.95%) WAN
4 11 (1.43%) MPLS
5 10 (1.30%) Firewall
5 10 (1.30%) Wireless
6 8 (1.04%) DVB
7 7 (0.91%) DHCP
8 6 (0.78%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.78%) ADSL
8 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.65%) SMTP
9 5 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.65%) Software-Defined Radio
10 4 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.52%) VPN
11 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.26%) Network Security
12 2 (0.26%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (23.25%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.31%) MySQL
3 26 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 23 (2.99%) Data Mining
5 20 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (2.60%) QlikView
6 17 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.21%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.69%) Big Data
9 12 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.43%) OLAP
11 10 (1.30%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.78%) OLTP
12 6 (0.78%) Base SAS
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.65%) Star Schema
13 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 90 (11.69%) Visual Studio
2 84 (10.91%) NUnit
3 79 (10.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 50 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (2.73%) Subversion
5 21 (2.73%) Eclipse
6 18 (2.34%) Selenium
7 15 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (1.95%) JIRA
8 11 (1.43%) Git (software)
9 10 (1.30%) TestComplete
9 10 (1.30%) Ranorex
9 10 (1.30%) JUnit
9 10 (1.30%) JMeter
10 9 (1.17%) Ant
10 9 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.65%) NeoLoad
12 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.52%) GDB
General
1 183 (23.77%) Finance
2 49 (6.36%) Marketing
3 37 (4.81%) Electronics
4 32 (4.16%) Banking
5 20 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.95%) Games
7 13 (1.69%) Military
7 13 (1.69%) Legal
8 9 (1.17%) Retail
8 9 (1.17%) Automotive
8 9 (1.17%) Law
9 7 (0.91%) Billing
10 6 (0.78%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.65%) Front Office
11 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.52%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.52%) Local Government
13 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Publishing
14 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 348 (45.19%) Developer
2 144 (18.70%) Software Developer
3 134 (17.40%) Software Engineer
4 110 (14.29%) Analyst
5 88 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 69 (8.96%) Graduate
7 49 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 45 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (4.81%) Tester
10 29 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 29 (3.77%) Programmer
11 26 (3.38%) Support Analyst
12 25 (3.25%) Consultant
13 24 (3.12%) Data Analyst
13 24 (3.12%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (2.99%) Graduate Developer
15 21 (2.73%) Junior
16 20 (2.60%) Web Developer
16 20 (2.60%) C++ Software Engineer
16 20 (2.60%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (18.70%) .NET
2 129 (16.75%) HTML
3 93 (12.08%) CSS
4 83 (10.78%) HTML5
5 51 (6.62%) CSS3
5 51 (6.62%) ASP.NET
6 50 (6.49%) XML
7 44 (5.71%) jQuery
8 30 (3.90%) WPF
9 29 (3.77%) Web Services
10 26 (3.38%) J2EE
11 22 (2.86%) AngularJS
12 21 (2.73%) .NET Framework
13 20 (2.60%) Ajax
13 20 (2.60%) Backbone.js
14 15 (1.95%) WCF
14 15 (1.95%) GWT
15 14 (1.82%) JSON
15 14 (1.82%) XHTML
16 12 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 363 (47.14%) Computer Science
2 183 (23.77%) Physics
3 124 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (13.64%) Statistics
5 46 (5.97%) Life Science
6 44 (5.71%) Algorithms
7 35 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 24 (3.12%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.86%) Chemistry
10 21 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (2.08%) Hedge funds
12 15 (1.95%) Open Source
13 14 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (1.69%) User Experience
14 13 (1.69%) Economics
15 11 (1.43%) Mobile App
16 10 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 9 (1.17%) Biology
17 9 (1.17%) DTV
18 7 (0.91%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 117 (15.19%) Linux
2 116 (15.06%) Windows
3 61 (7.92%) UNIX
4 21 (2.73%) Solaris
5 14 (1.82%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.56%) Android
6 12 (1.56%) CentOS
6 12 (1.56%) VMS
6 12 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.78%) AIX
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (35.06%) Software Engineering
2 212 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (16.75%) OO
4 88 (11.43%) User Stories
5 66 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 65 (8.44%) Performance Testing
7 63 (8.18%) Financial Modelling
7 63 (8.18%) Workflow
8 57 (7.40%) Regression Testing
9 56 (7.27%) Workflow Management
10 55 (7.14%) Validation
11 53 (6.88%) Web Development
11 53 (6.88%) Analytics
12 50 (6.49%) Project Management
13 46 (5.97%) Code Coverage
14 37 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (4.81%) Software Testing
15 36 (4.68%) Risk Management
16 35 (4.55%) Test Automation
17 31 (4.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 287 (37.27%) C#
2 264 (34.29%) C++
3 225 (29.22%) SQL
4 201 (26.10%) Java
5 151 (19.61%) C
6 137 (17.79%) JavaScript
7 69 (8.96%) Python
8 50 (6.49%) MATLAB
9 36 (4.68%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 26 (3.38%) Fortran
12 24 (3.12%) Perl
13 20 (2.60%) PHP
13 20 (2.60%) Ruby
14 16 (2.08%) R
14 16 (2.08%) Delphi
14 16 (2.08%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.56%) VB
17 9 (1.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 509 (66.10%) Degree
2 91 (11.82%) PhD
3 44 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.25%) Postgraduate
5 19 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.56%) ISEB
8 11 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.30%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.91%) CISSP
11 7 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.91%) HNC
11 7 (0.91%) HND
11 7 (0.91%) CCNA
12 6 (0.78%) CISA
13 5 (0.65%) CISM
14 4 (0.52%) CCNP
14 4 (0.52%) MCDST
14 4 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.23%) QA
2 40 (5.19%) SLA
3 10 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.52%) JTAG
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) HL7
7 2 (0.26%) DICOM
7 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (2.60%) Firmware
2 15 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.95%) vSphere
3 10 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.65%) IMail Server
5 3 (0.39%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.39%) KVM
6 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) Snort
7 1 (0.13%) Docker
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (6.75%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
3 11 (1.43%) Nagios
4 9 (1.17%) Puppet
5 5 (0.65%) Munin
6 4 (0.52%) Cacti
7 3 (0.39%) Netcool
7 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.39%) logstash
7 3 (0.39%) Icinga
8 2 (0.26%) Opsview
8 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.13%) SCOM
9 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 179 (23.25%) Microsoft
2 115 (14.94%) Oracle
3 34 (4.42%) TOWER Software
4 25 (3.25%) SAP
5 21 (2.73%) IBM
6 17 (2.21%) Google
7 16 (2.08%) HP
8 15 (1.95%) VMware
9 13 (1.69%) Cisco
10 12 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.56%) Facebook
11 11 (1.43%) Adobe
12 10 (1.30%) McAfee
12 10 (1.30%) Twitter
13 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.91%) BT
14 6 (0.78%) Cognos
15 5 (0.65%) Business Objects
15 5 (0.65%) Symantec
15 5 (0.65%) Perforce
Surrey
Optimus Search
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Pension/Share Options/ Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liphook, Hampshire
Kipstor Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bens plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension and bespoke benefits
Posted: 4 days ago