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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 148 147 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -52
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 88 114 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 1.93% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.37% 5.32% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 71 100 119
Median salary £49,000 £34,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.00% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £57,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
2014 2142 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.41% 36.32% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1734 1754
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 27 £50,000 +37.93% 6
Gloucestershire -2 18 £37,500 - 6
Dorset +20 16 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Devon -3 10 £43,500 +45.00% 2
Somerset -15 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wiltshire +9 6 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 169 (70.42%) Degree
2 112 (46.67%) C++
3 98 (40.83%) Java
4 95 (39.58%) Computer Science
5 85 (35.42%) Software Engineering
6 69 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (26.67%) Physics
8 63 (26.25%) C
9 58 (24.17%) Python
10 56 (23.33%) SQL
11 54 (22.50%) OO
12 53 (22.08%) C#
13 47 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (17.50%) Linux
15 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
16 38 (15.83%) Telecoms
17 34 (14.17%) Finance
18 32 (13.33%) Big Data
19 27 (11.25%) Analytics
20 25 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
21 24 (10.00%) Oracle
22 23 (9.58%) Microsoft
23 22 (9.17%) OOP
23 22 (9.17%) Time Management
23 22 (9.17%) Open Source
24 21 (8.75%) Security Cleared
24 21 (8.75%) Digital Media
24 21 (8.75%) ITIL
25 20 (8.33%) Machine Learning
25 20 (8.33%) Hadoop

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 19 (7.92%) OpenStack
2 17 (7.08%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.58%) SAS
4 8 (3.33%) Apache
5 5 (2.08%) Confluence
5 5 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.67%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.25%) IIS
7 3 (1.25%) PowerExchange
7 3 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.00%) SPSS
2 11 (4.58%) MS Office
3 9 (3.75%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.83%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Line 50
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.33%) Network Security
2 11 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.75%) Internet
4 3 (1.25%) DNS
4 3 (1.25%) Firewall
4 3 (1.25%) SAN
4 3 (1.25%) VoIP
4 3 (1.25%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) IPsec
5 1 (0.42%) LTE
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.33%) Big Data
2 20 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 17 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 16 (6.67%) MySQL
5 13 (5.42%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.75%) Neo4j
8 9 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.92%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.08%) Apache Accumulo
11 5 (2.08%) HBase
11 5 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (2.92%) JIRA
1 7 (2.92%) JUnit
2 6 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.50%) NUnit
3 5 (2.08%) Moq
4 4 (1.67%) Subversion
4 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.83%) Selenium
6 1 (0.42%) Hudson
6 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (15.83%) Telecoms
2 34 (14.17%) Finance
3 11 (4.58%) Retail
4 10 (4.17%) Marketing
5 9 (3.75%) Games
6 8 (3.33%) Banking
6 8 (3.33%) Electronics
7 4 (1.67%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.25%) Automotive
9 2 (0.83%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (26.25%) Developer
2 59 (24.58%) Software Engineer
3 37 (15.42%) Analyst
4 35 (14.58%) Graduate
5 22 (9.17%) Data Scientist
6 19 (7.92%) Applications Support
6 19 (7.92%) Applications Support Analyst
6 19 (7.92%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.25%) C++ Developer
9 15 (6.25%) Python Developer
10 14 (5.83%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (5.83%) Java Engineer
11 13 (5.42%) IT Graduate
11 13 (5.42%) Junior
11 13 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 11 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (4.58%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.08%) HTML
2 16 (6.67%) .NET
3 15 (6.25%) Spring
4 14 (5.83%) CSS
5 12 (5.00%) XML
6 11 (4.58%) Web Services
7 9 (3.75%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.33%) HTML5
8 8 (3.33%) J2EE
9 7 (2.92%) Spring MVC
10 6 (2.50%) Django
10 6 (2.50%) Flask
10 6 (2.50%) JSON
10 6 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (2.50%) Pyramid
11 5 (2.08%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.08%) Apache Camel
11 5 (2.08%) OpenCL
11 5 (2.08%) REST
11 5 (2.08%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 95 (39.58%) Computer Science
2 64 (26.67%) Physics
3 47 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.75%) Digital Media
5 18 (7.50%) Statistics
6 16 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 13 (5.42%) VHDL
8 12 (5.00%) Visualisation
9 10 (4.17%) Credit Risk
10 8 (3.33%) SWIFT
11 7 (2.92%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (2.92%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (2.50%) Internet of Things
13 5 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.67%) User Experience
15 3 (1.25%) Device Driver
15 3 (1.25%) Economics
15 3 (1.25%) iPad
15 3 (1.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.50%) Linux
2 16 (6.67%) Windows
3 8 (3.33%) Android
3 8 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.50%) Unix
5 5 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.42%) OS/2
7 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.42%) Software Engineering
2 69 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (22.50%) OO
4 27 (11.25%) Analytics
5 25 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (9.17%) OOP
6 22 (9.17%) Open Source
6 22 (9.17%) Time Management
7 21 (8.75%) ITIL
8 20 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 20 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.08%) OOD
9 17 (7.08%) SDLC
10 16 (6.67%) Change Management
10 16 (6.67%) UML
11 15 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 15 (6.25%) Scrum
12 14 (5.83%) Data Analytics
13 13 (5.42%) TDD
14 11 (4.58%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 112 (46.67%) C++
2 98 (40.83%) Java
3 63 (26.25%) C
4 58 (24.17%) Python
5 56 (23.33%) SQL
6 53 (22.08%) C#
7 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
8 16 (6.67%) R
9 14 (5.83%) Perl
10 13 (5.42%) Ruby
11 12 (5.00%) MATLAB
12 9 (3.75%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.75%) Scala
13 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.25%) Lua
15 2 (0.83%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.83%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.83%) Erlang
16 1 (0.42%) Fortran
16 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 169 (70.42%) Degree
2 21 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.50%) PhD
4 16 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.33%) OCP
5 8 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (2.92%) CISA
6 7 (2.92%) CISM
6 7 (2.92%) CISSP
6 7 (2.92%) CRISC
7 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.25%) CCA
8 3 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.25%) MCSE
8 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.83%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) SLA
2 7 (2.92%) QA
3 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) Docker
2 8 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.50%) Firmware
4 5 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.33%) Data Guard
1 8 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (10.00%) Oracle
2 23 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.17%) hybris
4 8 (3.33%) Bloomberg
4 8 (3.33%) Reuters
5 6 (2.50%) IBM
6 5 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.25%) Citrix
8 3 (1.25%) HP
8 3 (1.25%) Informatica
8 3 (1.25%) VMware
9 2 (0.83%) Sage
9 2 (0.83%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) Google
10 1 (0.42%) Tableau
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus&Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 17 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £16,914 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CSC
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Street, Somerset
SHOEMASTER INTERNATIONAL LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago