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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 67 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 11 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 1.65% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.55% 4.83% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 4
Median salary £48,750 £41,250 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £19,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £33,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
310 373 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.67% 34.25% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 263 311 341
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,675
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 7 £50,000 +27.81%
Newport -12 2 £31,250 -26.47%
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Mathematics
Wales

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 33 (78.57%) Degree
2 24 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 22 (52.38%) C++
4 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (40.48%) Statistics
7 15 (35.71%) Analytics
8 14 (33.33%) Machine Learning
8 14 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 14 (33.33%) Physics
8 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 13 (30.95%) Java
10 12 (28.57%) C#
10 12 (28.57%) Python
10 12 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (28.57%) Informatics
10 12 (28.57%) Life Science
10 12 (28.57%) Health Informatics
11 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (14.29%) Finance
13 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
13 4 (9.52%) ETL
13 4 (9.52%) SQL
13 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
13 4 (9.52%) HDFS
13 4 (9.52%) SDLC
13 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
14 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
14 3 (7.14%) STL
14 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) AdWords
1 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.76%) HBase
3 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Presto
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.76%) Automotive
2 2 (4.76%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Research Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Graduate
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Graduate Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (7.14%) STL
3 2 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (4.76%) OpenGL
3 2 (4.76%) RESTful
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) DirectX
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 17 (40.48%) Statistics
3 14 (33.33%) Physics
4 12 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (28.57%) Health Informatics
4 12 (28.57%) Informatics
4 12 (28.57%) Life Science
5 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
7 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
8 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
8 2 (4.76%) Economics
8 2 (4.76%) Neural Network
8 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Analytics
4 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 14 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 4 (9.52%) ETL
5 4 (9.52%) SDLC
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) OOD
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Research
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C++
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 12 (28.57%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (78.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) DoubleClick
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Tableau