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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 112 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 140 195 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.41% 3.32% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.25% 8.04% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 117 135 177
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1932 2426 2070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.31% 41.36% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1962 1742
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 40 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Bristol -24 38 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Somerset +1 33 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Gloucestershire -14 12 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Dorset -9 9 £40,000 +28.00%
Wiltshire -16 8 £37,250 -37.91% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 191 (70.22%) Degree
2 143 (52.57%) Software Engineering
3 120 (44.12%) C++
4 108 (39.71%) Computer Science
5 106 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (37.87%) C#
7 90 (33.09%) Java
8 78 (28.68%) Scrum
9 71 (26.10%) SQL
10 66 (24.26%) Physics
11 57 (20.96%) Windows
12 56 (20.59%) .NET
12 56 (20.59%) C
13 52 (19.12%) CSS
13 52 (19.12%) Linux
14 50 (18.38%) TDD
15 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
16 48 (17.65%) SQL Server
16 48 (17.65%) HTML
17 47 (17.28%) OO
18 46 (16.91%) OOD
19 41 (15.07%) Python
20 39 (14.34%) JavaScript
20 39 (14.34%) MySQL
21 38 (13.97%) Spring
22 37 (13.60%) OOP
23 34 (12.50%) XML
23 34 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
24 33 (12.13%) Web Services
25 31 (11.40%) Apache Camel

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (6.99%) IIS
2 16 (5.88%) SAS
3 13 (4.78%) OpenStack
4 11 (4.04%) Node.js
5 7 (2.57%) ColdFusion
6 5 (1.84%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.84%) Apache
6 5 (1.84%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.47%) ArcSDE
7 4 (1.47%) CMS
7 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.47%) JBoss
7 4 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.47%) nginx
7 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.57%) SPSS
2 7 (2.57%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.57%) SaaS
2 3 (1.10%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.74%) Trello
3 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.25%) DNS
3 12 (4.41%) HTTP
4 5 (1.84%) Firewall
5 4 (1.47%) Wireless
5 4 (1.47%) DHCP
6 3 (1.10%) SAN
7 2 (0.74%) IPv4
7 2 (0.74%) Broadband
7 2 (0.74%) LAN
7 2 (0.74%) WAN
7 2 (0.74%) LTE
8 1 (0.37%) Network Security
8 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.37%) VoIP
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
8 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.34%) MySQL
3 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.84%) Big Data
6 5 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.74%) DB2
9 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (7.72%) JUnit
2 17 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.51%) Selenium
3 15 (5.51%) FitNesse
3 15 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.57%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (1.47%) Subversion
6 3 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.37%) JIRA
8 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 25 (9.19%) Retail
2 21 (7.72%) Aerospace
3 18 (6.62%) Electronics
4 17 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.51%) Finance
5 15 (5.51%) Military
6 11 (4.04%) Games
7 8 (2.94%) Marketing
8 7 (2.57%) Banking
9 5 (1.84%) Advertising
10 4 (1.47%) Publishing
10 4 (1.47%) Legal
11 3 (1.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Avionics
12 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.37%) Automotive
12 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 113 (41.54%) Software Engineer
2 67 (24.63%) Developer
3 43 (15.81%) Graduate
4 29 (10.66%) Analyst
4 29 (10.66%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (9.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 22 (8.09%) Software Developer
7 21 (7.72%) Junior
8 20 (7.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (6.99%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (6.62%) Junior Developer
11 16 (5.88%) Trainee
12 15 (5.51%) Trainee Software Engineer
13 14 (5.15%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.15%) Java Developer
14 13 (4.78%) Programmer
15 12 (4.41%) Administrator
15 12 (4.41%) C# Developer
16 11 (4.04%) C++ Software Developer
16 11 (4.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.59%) .NET
2 52 (19.12%) CSS
3 48 (17.65%) HTML
4 38 (13.97%) Spring
5 34 (12.50%) XML
6 33 (12.13%) Web Services
7 31 (11.40%) Apache Camel
7 31 (11.40%) Apache CXF
8 19 (6.99%) Java EE
8 19 (6.99%) jQuery
9 18 (6.62%) JSON
10 15 (5.51%) WPF
11 13 (4.78%) OpenGL
11 13 (4.78%) ASP.NET
11 13 (4.78%) MFC
12 12 (4.41%) REST
13 10 (3.68%) CSS3
13 10 (3.68%) Qt
13 10 (3.68%) HTML5
13 10 (3.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 108 (39.71%) Computer Science
2 66 (24.26%) Physics
3 34 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.46%) Algorithms
5 19 (6.99%) Statistics
6 16 (5.88%) Visualisation
7 15 (5.51%) Chemistry
8 14 (5.15%) Management Information System
8 14 (5.15%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.31%) Device Driver
10 7 (2.57%) User Experience
11 6 (2.21%) GIS
12 5 (1.84%) Open Source
12 5 (1.84%) NHS
12 5 (1.84%) Economics
13 4 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
14 3 (1.10%) Blog
14 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.74%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.96%) Windows
2 52 (19.12%) Linux
3 12 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.68%) UNIX
6 5 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (52.57%) Software Engineering
2 106 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (28.68%) Scrum
4 50 (18.38%) TDD
5 47 (17.28%) OO
6 46 (16.91%) OOD
7 37 (13.60%) OOP
8 30 (11.03%) Software Testing
9 22 (8.09%) Pair Programming
10 20 (7.35%) Procedural Programming
11 19 (6.99%) ITIL
12 18 (6.62%) UML
13 17 (6.25%) Product Management
14 15 (5.51%) Line Management
14 15 (5.51%) Analytics
14 15 (5.51%) Logistics
15 11 (4.04%) Time Management
15 11 (4.04%) Web Design
15 11 (4.04%) MVC
15 11 (4.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (44.12%) C++
2 103 (37.87%) C#
3 90 (33.09%) Java
4 71 (26.10%) SQL
5 56 (20.59%) C
6 41 (15.07%) Python
7 39 (14.34%) JavaScript
8 14 (5.15%) Perl
8 14 (5.15%) MATLAB
9 12 (4.41%) R
10 11 (4.04%) PHP
11 9 (3.31%) CFML
12 8 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.57%) Ruby
13 7 (2.57%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.74%) RPG
15 2 (0.74%) VC++
15 2 (0.74%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 191 (70.22%) Degree
2 26 (9.56%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.51%) PhD
5 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.47%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.10%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCP
8 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.74%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) ARP4754
System Software
1 10 (3.68%) XenApp
2 9 (3.31%) Firmware
3 8 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.74%) KVM
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.84%) Puppet
2 2 (0.74%) SCCM
2 2 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.09%) hybris
3 18 (6.62%) IBM
4 14 (5.15%) VMware
4 14 (5.15%) Cisco
4 14 (5.15%) Google
5 10 (3.68%) Citrix
6 9 (3.31%) Oracle
7 6 (2.21%) SIMUL8
7 6 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.84%) Twitter
8 5 (1.84%) ESRI
9 4 (1.47%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.10%) Adobe
11 2 (0.74%) Minitab
11 2 (0.74%) HP
11 2 (0.74%) Talend
11 2 (0.74%) Brocade
12 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.37%) Cadence
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus+Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DoE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 25 days ago