The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 92 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 6 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 2.00% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 6.94% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 3
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £19,350 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £34,250 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Mathematics
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
438 288 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.68% 28.86% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 374 216 276
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mathematics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in South Wales

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in South Wales

Mathematics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
Newport -14 4 £33,750 +50.00%
Cardiff -9 1 - -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Mathematics
Wales

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (90.00%) Statistics
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
5 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Advertising
5 4 (40.00%) SAS
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 3 (30.00%) Economics
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (10.00%) SPSS
8 1 (10.00%) CAD
8 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (10.00%) Basel II
8 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (10.00%) Data Mining

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
1 1 (10.00%) Windchill
1 1 (10.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (10.00%) EViews
1 1 (10.00%) PTC Creo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Advertising
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Statistics
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Economics
3 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Fraud Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Markov Chain
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Research
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Econometrics
5 1 (10.00%) PDM
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy