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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 86 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.62% 0.83% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 2.71% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £33,000 £32,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% -6.78%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
333 332 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.60% 30.57% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 284 285 286
Average salary £35,000 £35,891 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.48% -2.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Cardiff -3 6 £32,750 - 4
Newport - 1 £33,000 -
Mathematics
Wales

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Blog
2 8 (38.10%) Market Research
2 8 (38.10%) Product Management
2 8 (38.10%) User Stories
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) STL
5 4 (19.05%) VC++
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) GIS
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 4 (19.05%) Physics
5 4 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (19.05%) Cartography
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) C
7 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) SPSS
2 1 (4.76%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Graduate
3 7 (33.33%) Product Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) C++ Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Graduate
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) STL
1 4 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Blog
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) GIS
3 4 (19.05%) Statistics
3 4 (19.05%) Physics
4 2 (9.52%) Economics
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Market Research
1 8 (38.10%) Product Management
1 8 (38.10%) User Stories
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Cartography
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Econometrics
6 1 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Fraud Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VC++
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos
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