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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 115 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 132 127 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.20% 2.40% 3.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.66% 6.09% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 111 113 144
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
1983 2086 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 39.50% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1704 1752
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(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
Devon +1 31 £36,000 -4.00% 7
Somerset +6 29 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Bristol -17 25 £41,000 +9.33% 11
Dorset -12 22 £35,000 +7.69%
Gloucestershire +1 21 £32,500 -8.45% 4
Wiltshire +2 4 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 175 (62.50%) Degree
2 152 (54.29%) Software Engineering
3 131 (46.79%) C++
4 113 (40.36%) Computer Science
5 103 (36.79%) C#
5 103 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (32.50%) Java
7 79 (28.21%) Physics
8 64 (22.86%) C
9 62 (22.14%) Scrum
10 60 (21.43%) SQL
10 60 (21.43%) Linux
11 53 (18.93%) Windows
12 50 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 48 (17.14%) HTML
13 48 (17.14%) CSS
14 47 (16.79%) .NET
14 47 (16.79%) OO
14 47 (16.79%) TDD
15 42 (15.00%) OOD
15 42 (15.00%) XML
16 41 (14.64%) JavaScript
16 41 (14.64%) Spring
17 39 (13.93%) OOP
17 39 (13.93%) SQL Server
18 38 (13.57%) Python
19 33 (11.79%) MySQL
20 30 (10.71%) Manufacturing
21 27 (9.64%) Software Testing
22 26 (9.29%) hybris

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (5.36%) OpenStack
2 14 (5.00%) IIS
3 9 (3.21%) ColdFusion
3 9 (3.21%) Node.js
4 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.79%) SAS
5 5 (1.79%) CMS
6 4 (1.43%) Apache
7 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.71%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) SPSS
3 4 (1.43%) NASTRAN
4 3 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.71%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.07%) Trello
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.50%) HTTP
3 6 (2.14%) DNS
4 4 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.43%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.43%) tcpdump
5 3 (1.07%) Wireless
5 3 (1.07%) LAN
5 3 (1.07%) WAN
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.71%) SAN
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.71%) SSH
7 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.79%) MySQL
3 12 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.21%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.43%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (6.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.07%) JUnit
3 14 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.21%) Selenium
4 9 (3.21%) FitNesse
5 8 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (2.50%) Subversion
7 4 (1.43%) JIRA
7 4 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.71%) JMeter
9 2 (0.71%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.71%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.36%) NUnit
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 24 (8.57%) Finance
2 24 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 22 (7.86%) Retail
4 18 (6.43%) Military
5 16 (5.71%) Banking
6 12 (4.29%) Electronics
7 7 (2.50%) Publishing
8 5 (1.79%) Advertising
8 5 (1.79%) Marketing
9 4 (1.43%) Billing
9 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Avionics
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 61 (21.79%) Developer
3 41 (14.64%) Graduate
4 35 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 27 (9.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 26 (9.29%) Analyst
7 22 (7.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (6.43%) Junior
9 15 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 15 (5.36%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 14 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
11 13 (4.64%) Junior Developer
11 13 (4.64%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.29%) Web Developer
12 12 (4.29%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.93%) Consultant
13 11 (3.93%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.93%) Software Manager
13 11 (3.93%) Software Asset Manager
14 9 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.14%) HTML
1 48 (17.14%) CSS
2 47 (16.79%) .NET
3 42 (15.00%) XML
4 41 (14.64%) Spring
5 25 (8.93%) Web Services
6 20 (7.14%) Apache CXF
6 20 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 18 (6.43%) jQuery
8 16 (5.71%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.36%) WCF
10 13 (4.64%) WPF
11 9 (3.21%) Java EE
11 9 (3.21%) JSON
11 9 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (3.21%) HTML5
12 8 (2.86%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.86%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.86%) J2EE
13 7 (2.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 113 (40.36%) Computer Science
2 79 (28.21%) Physics
3 24 (8.57%) Algorithms
4 23 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.79%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.43%) Statistics
7 15 (5.36%) Chemistry
8 13 (4.64%) Device Driver
9 11 (3.93%) NHS
10 10 (3.57%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.86%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.50%) Open Source
12 7 (2.50%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (1.43%) Blog
13 4 (1.43%) Economics
14 3 (1.07%) Smartphone
14 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (1.07%) User Experience
15 2 (0.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.43%) Linux
2 53 (18.93%) Windows
3 16 (5.71%) UNIX
4 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.43%) Android
5 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.43%) CentOS
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 103 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (22.14%) Scrum
4 47 (16.79%) OO
4 47 (16.79%) TDD
5 42 (15.00%) OOD
6 39 (13.93%) OOP
7 27 (9.64%) Software Testing
8 26 (9.29%) Pair Programming
9 20 (7.14%) Logistics
9 20 (7.14%) Line Management
10 17 (6.07%) ITIL
11 13 (4.64%) Web Design
12 12 (4.29%) UML
12 12 (4.29%) Asset Management
12 12 (4.29%) Time Management
13 11 (3.93%) Product Management
13 11 (3.93%) Analytics
13 11 (3.93%) Software Asset Management
13 11 (3.93%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 131 (46.79%) C++
2 103 (36.79%) C#
3 91 (32.50%) Java
4 64 (22.86%) C
5 60 (21.43%) SQL
6 41 (14.64%) JavaScript
7 38 (13.57%) Python
8 15 (5.36%) Perl
9 13 (4.64%) PHP
10 12 (4.29%) CFML
11 10 (3.57%) Ruby
12 7 (2.50%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.14%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.79%) Fortran
15 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.43%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.43%) Lua
15 4 (1.43%) R
16 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.71%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 175 (62.50%) Degree
2 24 (8.57%) PhD
3 22 (7.86%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.43%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.43%) ISEB
7 3 (1.07%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.71%) MCP
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.36%) OSCP
9 1 (0.36%) OSCE
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) MBA
9 1 (0.36%) GCIA
9 1 (0.36%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.43%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.21%) Firmware
2 8 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.43%) Docker
4 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) Puppet
1 4 (1.43%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) SCOM
3 1 (0.36%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.29%) hybris
3 12 (4.29%) Oracle
4 8 (2.86%) IBM
5 6 (2.14%) SIMUL8
5 6 (2.14%) Google
6 5 (1.79%) VMware
6 5 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.79%) Twitter
7 3 (1.07%) Adobe
8 2 (0.71%) HP
8 2 (0.71%) Brocade
8 2 (0.71%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.71%) Sage
8 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.71%) Remedy
8 2 (0.71%) Progress
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco
8 2 (0.71%) Talend
9 1 (0.36%) LogRhythm
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
The Curve Group
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Atkins
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago