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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 94 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.49% 1.26% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 4.32% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £18,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £31,450 £38,200
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
440 278 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.98% 29.20% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 362 200 249
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 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 1 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 -11 4 £33,750 +50.00%
Cardiff -8 1 - -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Mathematics
Wales

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (71.43%) Statistics
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) SAS
5 4 (28.57%) Advertising
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Economics
6 3 (21.43%) Physics
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) STL
7 2 (14.29%) VC++
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) GIS
7 2 (14.29%) TDD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) Windchill
2 1 (7.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (7.14%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) STL
1 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Statistics
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Economics
2 3 (21.43%) Physics
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Cartography
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Markov Chain
5 1 (7.14%) Fraud Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VC++
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos