The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 158 138 103
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 96 115 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.70% 1.92% 2.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.45% 5.17% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 134
Median salary £38,250 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,527 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2159 2223 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.27% 37.17% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 1809 1719
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,534
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the South West

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the South West

Mathematics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -14 28 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Gloucestershire -6 22 £30,250 -32.77% 5
Dorset +16 17 £75,000 +57.89% 2
Wiltshire +14 9 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Devon +5 9 £22,527 -31.73% 4
Somerset -6 9 £35,000 +1.44%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 151 (71.23%) Degree
2 89 (41.98%) C++
3 85 (40.09%) Computer Science
4 81 (38.21%) Java
5 62 (29.25%) Software Engineering
6 61 (28.77%) Python
7 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (25.94%) Physics
9 49 (23.11%) C
10 45 (21.23%) SQL
11 44 (20.75%) C#
12 39 (18.40%) JavaScript
13 38 (17.92%) OO
14 36 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (15.57%) Linux
16 31 (14.62%) Finance
16 31 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
17 28 (13.21%) Telecoms
18 25 (11.79%) Analytics
19 24 (11.32%) Big Data
19 24 (11.32%) PhD
20 21 (9.91%) Microsoft
20 21 (9.91%) ITIL
21 20 (9.43%) R
22 19 (8.96%) Open Source
22 19 (8.96%) Security Cleared
23 18 (8.49%) Statistics
23 18 (8.49%) Oracle
23 18 (8.49%) UML
24 17 (8.02%) Network Security

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (6.13%) Apache Spark
1 13 (6.13%) OpenStack
2 10 (4.72%) SAS
3 6 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.89%) Apache
4 4 (1.89%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.42%) PowerExchange
6 2 (0.94%) Confluence
6 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.47%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 11 (5.19%) SPSS
2 6 (2.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.42%) MS Project
3 3 (1.42%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.94%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Primavera
1 3 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.83%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.02%) Network Security
2 9 (4.25%) Internet
3 7 (3.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.42%) Junos
5 2 (0.94%) DNS
5 2 (0.94%) Firewall
5 2 (0.94%) SAN
5 2 (0.94%) VoIP
5 2 (0.94%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.47%) IPsec
6 1 (0.47%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.32%) Big Data
2 15 (7.08%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.19%) MySQL
5 10 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.25%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.83%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.83%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.36%) HBase
10 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.36%) SQLite
11 4 (1.89%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.42%) DB2
13 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Cucumber
1 4 (1.89%) JIRA
1 4 (1.89%) JUnit
1 4 (1.89%) Selenium
2 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.94%) Subversion
2 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.47%) Hudson
3 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (14.62%) Finance
2 28 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.19%) Electronics
3 11 (5.19%) Games
4 8 (3.77%) Marketing
5 5 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.89%) Retail
7 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.94%) Automotive
8 2 (0.94%) Banking
8 2 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (26.89%) Developer
2 50 (23.58%) Software Engineer
3 35 (16.51%) Analyst
4 27 (12.74%) Graduate
5 20 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 18 (8.49%) Data Scientist
7 15 (7.08%) Python Developer
8 13 (6.13%) C++ Developer
8 13 (6.13%) Junior
8 13 (6.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.66%) Data Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) Applications Support
10 11 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) IT Graduate
10 11 (5.19%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Graduate Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (4.25%) Graduate IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.60%) HTML
2 13 (6.13%) .NET
3 11 (5.19%) Spring
4 10 (4.72%) CSS
5 8 (3.77%) HTML5
6 7 (3.30%) XML
7 6 (2.83%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.83%) Django
7 6 (2.83%) Flask
7 6 (2.83%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (2.83%) Pyramid
8 5 (2.36%) Spring Integration
9 4 (1.89%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.89%) MFC
9 4 (1.89%) Node.js
9 4 (1.89%) Spring MVC
9 4 (1.89%) Web Services
10 3 (1.42%) J2EE
10 3 (1.42%) Java EE
10 3 (1.42%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 85 (40.09%) Computer Science
2 55 (25.94%) Physics
3 36 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.49%) Statistics
5 15 (7.08%) Algorithms
5 15 (7.08%) Digital Media
6 11 (5.19%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.77%) VHDL
8 7 (3.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (3.30%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (3.30%) Economics
9 6 (2.83%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.89%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.89%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.89%) Robotics
11 4 (1.89%) User Experience
12 3 (1.42%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.57%) Linux
2 9 (4.25%) Windows
3 3 (1.42%) Android
3 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.42%) Unix
4 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.47%) OS/2
5 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.25%) Software Engineering
2 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.92%) OO
4 31 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (11.79%) Analytics
6 21 (9.91%) ITIL
7 19 (8.96%) Open Source
8 18 (8.49%) UML
9 17 (8.02%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.08%) Data Analytics
10 15 (7.08%) Machine Learning
10 15 (7.08%) SDLC
11 13 (6.13%) OOP
12 12 (5.66%) Data Analysis
13 11 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.25%) Change Management
14 9 (4.25%) Information Security
14 9 (4.25%) MODAF
14 9 (4.25%) Scrum
14 9 (4.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 89 (41.98%) C++
2 81 (38.21%) Java
3 61 (28.77%) Python
4 49 (23.11%) C
5 45 (21.23%) SQL
6 44 (20.75%) C#
7 39 (18.40%) JavaScript
8 20 (9.43%) R
9 12 (5.66%) MATLAB
10 11 (5.19%) Perl
10 11 (5.19%) Ruby
11 6 (2.83%) Scala
12 5 (2.36%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.89%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.42%) Lua
14 3 (1.42%) PHP
14 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.94%) Erlang
15 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (71.23%) Degree
2 24 (11.32%) PhD
3 19 (8.96%) Security Cleared
4 15 (7.08%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.30%) CISA
5 7 (3.30%) CISM
5 7 (3.30%) CISSP
5 7 (3.30%) CRISC
6 6 (2.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.89%) APMP
7 4 (1.89%) OCP
7 4 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.42%) CCA
8 3 (1.42%) CCNA
8 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.42%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.42%) MCSE
8 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.47%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (4.25%) Docker
2 6 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.89%) Firmware
3 4 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Data Guard
1 4 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.49%) Oracle
3 7 (3.30%) VMware
4 3 (1.42%) Cisco
4 3 (1.42%) Citrix
4 3 (1.42%) IBM
4 3 (1.42%) Informatica
4 3 (1.42%) Juniper
4 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.42%) SAP
5 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.94%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.94%) Facebook
5 2 (0.94%) HP
5 2 (0.94%) hybris
5 2 (0.94%) Reuters
6 1 (0.47%) Google
6 1 (0.47%) Tableau
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £85000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago