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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 130 161 125
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -36
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 453 369 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.05% 1.67% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.87% 4.64% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 372 317 428
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
7721 7960 7925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.99% 36.12% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5899 6364 6708
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +28 151 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Berkshire +24 74 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Hampshire 0 62 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Oxfordshire +5 55 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 41 £32,500 -7.14% 5
West Sussex +2 28 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Middlesex - 16 £51,250 - 4
Kent +17 12 £42,500 -34.61% 1
East Sussex -22 9 £32,500 +7.43% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 686 (68.60%) Degree
2 496 (49.60%) Computer Science
3 403 (40.30%) C#
4 340 (34.00%) Software Engineering
5 325 (32.50%) C++
6 313 (31.30%) SQL
7 292 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
8 290 (29.00%) Java
9 247 (24.70%) Physics
10 246 (24.60%) SQL Server
11 241 (24.10%) Microsoft
12 231 (23.10%) Finance
13 197 (19.70%) .NET
14 194 (19.40%) OO
15 188 (18.80%) JavaScript
16 176 (17.60%) C
17 167 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
18 161 (16.10%) HTML
19 151 (15.10%) Oracle
20 149 (14.90%) Linux
21 132 (13.20%) Windows
22 123 (12.30%) Statistics
23 122 (12.20%) CSS
24 119 (11.90%) MS Excel
25 104 (10.40%) Visual Studio
26 103 (10.30%) PhD
27 90 (9.00%) User Stories
28 89 (8.90%) QA
29 88 (8.80%) NUnit
30 85 (8.50%) Rhino Mocks

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 26 (2.60%) SAS
2 20 (2.00%) IIS
3 19 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.80%) Apache
5 17 (1.70%) CMS
6 15 (1.50%) JBoss
7 14 (1.40%) Node.js
8 12 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.00%) Resin
10 8 (0.80%) IBM Connections
10 8 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.10%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 119 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.80%) MS Office
3 9 (0.90%) MS Project
4 8 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.60%) Mathematica
6 6 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.50%) Simulink
7 5 (0.50%) TargetLink
8 4 (0.40%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.40%) Maya
8 4 (0.40%) SPSS
9 3 (0.30%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.30%) InDesign
9 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.10%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.10%) Maple
11 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 14 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.50%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.40%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.30%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.60%) SaaS
2 11 (1.10%) GitHub
3 10 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.50%) IaaS
4 5 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.30%) Office 365
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (5.80%) Internet
2 23 (2.30%) DNS
3 17 (1.70%) WAN
4 14 (1.40%) LAN
4 14 (1.40%) MPLS
5 12 (1.20%) SMTP
6 11 (1.10%) Wireless
7 9 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.80%) Firewall
8 8 (0.80%) Software-Defined Radio
9 7 (0.70%) DVB
9 7 (0.70%) VPN
10 5 (0.50%) DHCP
10 5 (0.50%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.50%) ADSL
11 4 (0.40%) HTTP
11 4 (0.40%) Network Security
11 4 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 83 (8.30%) MySQL
3 61 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 27 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.80%) QlikView
8 16 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.60%) Data Mining
9 15 (1.50%) Big Data
10 11 (1.10%) OLAP
11 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.80%) Base SAS
14 7 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 104 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 88 (8.80%) NUnit
3 85 (8.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 56 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (4.60%) Selenium
6 33 (3.30%) Eclipse
7 30 (3.00%) Subversion
8 23 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
8 23 (2.30%) JMeter
9 21 (2.10%) TestComplete
10 20 (2.00%) Ranorex
11 18 (1.80%) JIRA
12 16 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (1.50%) Ant
14 12 (1.20%) Git (software)
15 7 (0.70%) Toad
15 7 (0.70%) WinRunner
16 6 (0.60%) JUnit
16 6 (0.60%) Bugzilla
17 5 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 231 (23.10%) Finance
2 43 (4.30%) Marketing
3 40 (4.00%) Electronics
3 40 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 36 (3.60%) Banking
5 32 (3.20%) Games
6 22 (2.20%) Military
7 16 (1.60%) Front Office
8 14 (1.40%) Retail
8 14 (1.40%) Automotive
9 13 (1.30%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.80%) Legal
12 6 (0.60%) Billing
12 6 (0.60%) Local Government
13 5 (0.50%) German Language
13 5 (0.50%) Law
13 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.40%) French Language
14 4 (0.40%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 472 (47.20%) Developer
2 171 (17.10%) Software Developer
3 166 (16.60%) Analyst
4 152 (15.20%) Software Engineer
5 108 (10.80%) C# Developer
6 103 (10.30%) Graduate
7 73 (7.30%) Tester
8 68 (6.80%) .NET Developer
9 53 (5.30%) Programmer
9 53 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 47 (4.70%) Java Developer
11 39 (3.90%) Graduate Developer
12 37 (3.70%) Support Analyst
13 35 (3.50%) Consultant
14 34 (3.40%) Software Tester
15 31 (3.10%) Junior
16 30 (3.00%) Senior Developer
16 30 (3.00%) Senior Tester
17 29 (2.90%) C# Software Engineer
18 27 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (19.70%) .NET
2 161 (16.10%) HTML
3 122 (12.20%) CSS
4 81 (8.10%) HTML5
5 76 (7.60%) ASP.NET
6 70 (7.00%) XML
7 68 (6.80%) jQuery
8 53 (5.30%) CSS3
9 42 (4.20%) Web Services
10 39 (3.90%) WPF
11 34 (3.40%) J2EE
12 28 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (2.70%) .NET Framework
14 26 (2.60%) AngularJS
15 23 (2.30%) GWT
15 23 (2.30%) Ajax
16 19 (1.90%) WCF
17 17 (1.70%) Ruby on Rails
18 16 (1.60%) Spring
18 16 (1.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 496 (49.60%) Computer Science
2 247 (24.70%) Physics
3 167 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (12.30%) Statistics
5 76 (7.60%) Life Science
6 51 (5.10%) Algorithms
7 49 (4.90%) Chemistry
8 37 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 37 (3.70%) Visualisation
9 32 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (3.10%) Biology
11 25 (2.50%) Open Source
12 22 (2.20%) VHDL
13 21 (2.10%) Economics
14 15 (1.50%) Hedge funds
15 13 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 12 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
17 11 (1.10%) Mobile App
17 11 (1.10%) Client/Server
18 10 (1.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 149 (14.90%) Linux
2 132 (13.20%) Windows
3 63 (6.30%) UNIX
4 24 (2.40%) Solaris
5 21 (2.10%) Mac OS X
6 17 (1.70%) CentOS
7 12 (1.20%) VMS
8 9 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.60%) Android
10 6 (0.60%) AIX
11 5 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (34.00%) Software Engineering
2 292 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (19.40%) OO
4 90 (9.00%) User Stories
5 74 (7.40%) Workflow
5 74 (7.40%) Web Development
6 71 (7.10%) Financial Modelling
7 70 (7.00%) Unit Testing
8 69 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 63 (6.30%) Performance Testing
10 62 (6.20%) Validation
11 60 (6.00%) Analytics
12 59 (5.90%) Regression Testing
13 56 (5.60%) Workflow Management
14 53 (5.30%) Software Architecture
15 52 (5.20%) Project Management
16 51 (5.10%) Code Coverage
17 46 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (4.40%) ITIL
19 43 (4.30%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 403 (40.30%) C#
2 325 (32.50%) C++
3 313 (31.30%) SQL
4 290 (29.00%) Java
5 188 (18.80%) JavaScript
6 176 (17.60%) C
7 80 (8.00%) Python
8 60 (6.00%) MATLAB
9 57 (5.70%) PL/SQL
10 44 (4.40%) VB.NET
11 30 (3.00%) Perl
12 28 (2.80%) VB
13 26 (2.60%) Delphi
14 24 (2.40%) Fortran
15 23 (2.30%) Ruby
15 23 (2.30%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.20%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.90%) PHP
18 17 (1.70%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 686 (68.60%) Degree
2 103 (10.30%) PhD
3 69 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 35 (3.50%) ISEB
5 30 (3.00%) Postgraduate
5 30 (3.00%) SC Cleared
5 30 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 24 (2.40%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.70%) HND
9 7 (0.70%) MCTS
9 7 (0.70%) CISSP
10 6 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.60%) HNC
10 6 (0.60%) CCNA
10 6 (0.60%) CISA
11 5 (0.50%) CISM
12 4 (0.40%) CFA
12 4 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.90%) QA
2 33 (3.30%) SLA
3 13 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.70%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.40%) JTAG
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) DICOM
System Software
1 24 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.20%) vSphere
3 11 (1.10%) Firmware
4 9 (0.90%) IMail Server
5 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.40%) KVM
7 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.30%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.10%) Snort
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.10%) Docker
8 1 (0.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 62 (6.20%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (2.20%) Nagios
3 19 (1.90%) Puppet
4 12 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (1.00%) Munin
6 6 (0.60%) Opsview
6 6 (0.60%) Cacti
7 5 (0.50%) Netcool
7 5 (0.50%) Icinga
7 5 (0.50%) logstash
7 5 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.20%) SCOM
9 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 241 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 151 (15.10%) Oracle
3 40 (4.00%) TOWER Software
4 35 (3.50%) IBM
5 27 (2.70%) SAP
6 25 (2.50%) HP
7 24 (2.40%) VMware
8 19 (1.90%) Google
9 18 (1.80%) Cisco
10 17 (1.70%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.20%) Cognos
12 11 (1.10%) Twitter
13 9 (0.90%) Business Objects
13 9 (0.90%) Adobe
14 8 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.80%) Lotus
14 8 (0.80%) McAfee
15 7 (0.70%) Zend
16 6 (0.60%) Splunk
16 6 (0.60%) Juniper
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum Industry Best Training + Pension + M
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago