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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 142 95 118
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +23
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 108 158 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.84% 2.57% 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 7.28% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 97 126 88
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
2130 2170 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.25% 35.31% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1752 1710
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Bristol -12 48 £37,500 -8.53% 9
Gloucestershire -10 24 £38,750 +3.33% 6
Devon +3 14 £33,000 -4.34% 1
Somerset -24 11 £32,500 +14.03% 4
Dorset +4 5 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Wiltshire -27 5 £35,000 +9.96% 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 186 (70.45%) Degree
2 123 (46.59%) Software Engineering
3 115 (43.56%) C++
4 109 (41.29%) Computer Science
5 92 (34.85%) Java
6 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (28.41%) C#
8 69 (26.14%) SQL
9 66 (25.00%) Scrum
10 55 (20.83%) Windows
11 54 (20.45%) Linux
12 51 (19.32%) C
13 45 (17.05%) OO
14 41 (15.53%) SQL Server
15 40 (15.15%) JavaScript
15 40 (15.15%) .NET
15 40 (15.15%) Physics
16 39 (14.77%) SDLC
16 39 (14.77%) CSS
16 39 (14.77%) TDD
17 38 (14.39%) Python
17 38 (14.39%) OOD
18 37 (14.02%) HTML
19 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
20 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (12.50%) Web Services
22 32 (12.12%) XML
23 31 (11.74%) MySQL
24 30 (11.36%) TCP/IP
25 29 (10.98%) Software Testing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (6.82%) IIS
2 17 (6.44%) SAS
3 11 (4.17%) Node.js
4 9 (3.41%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.03%) ArcGIS
6 7 (2.65%) Apache
7 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (1.89%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.89%) JBoss
7 5 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.89%) ArcSDE
7 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.89%) nginx
8 3 (1.14%) CMS
8 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.27%) SPSS
3 6 (2.27%) MS Office
4 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.89%) SaaS
2 2 (0.76%) Trello
2 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.82%) DNS
3 14 (5.30%) HTTP
4 6 (2.27%) Firewall
5 4 (1.52%) DHCP
6 3 (1.14%) Wireless
6 3 (1.14%) LTE
6 3 (1.14%) IPv4
6 3 (1.14%) SAN
6 3 (1.14%) Internet
7 2 (0.76%) Network Security
7 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.76%) VPN
7 2 (0.76%) Broadband
7 2 (0.76%) LAN
7 2 (0.76%) VoIP
7 2 (0.76%) WAN
8 1 (0.38%) SMTP
8 1 (0.38%) FTP
8 1 (0.38%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.74%) MySQL
3 11 (4.17%) Big Data
4 7 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.76%) DB2
8 2 (0.76%) OLAP
8 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (7.20%) JUnit
2 12 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.79%) Selenium
4 10 (3.79%) FitNesse
5 4 (1.52%) Subversion
5 4 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.38%) NUnit
7 1 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 27 (10.23%) Retail
2 16 (6.06%) Electronics
2 16 (6.06%) Finance
3 15 (5.68%) Aerospace
3 15 (5.68%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.17%) Games
5 10 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.41%) Military
7 8 (3.03%) Banking
8 7 (2.65%) Marketing
8 7 (2.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.76%) Billing
9 2 (0.76%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Avionics
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 94 (35.61%) Software Engineer
2 77 (29.17%) Developer
3 36 (13.64%) Graduate
4 27 (10.23%) Software Developer
5 25 (9.47%) Junior
6 21 (7.95%) Analyst
7 20 (7.58%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (7.20%) Junior Developer
9 17 (6.44%) C# Software Engineer
10 16 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) C++ Developer
12 13 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 13 (4.92%) C++ Software Developer
12 13 (4.92%) Administrator
13 12 (4.55%) Consultant
14 11 (4.17%) Applications Developer
14 11 (4.17%) Programmer
14 11 (4.17%) Trainee
15 10 (3.79%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.15%) .NET
2 39 (14.77%) CSS
3 37 (14.02%) HTML
4 33 (12.50%) Web Services
5 32 (12.12%) XML
6 28 (10.61%) Spring
7 25 (9.47%) Apache Camel
8 24 (9.09%) Apache CXF
9 21 (7.95%) JSON
10 16 (6.06%) Java EE
10 16 (6.06%) REST
11 15 (5.68%) OpenGL
12 14 (5.30%) jQuery
13 13 (4.92%) J2EE
13 13 (4.92%) WPF
14 12 (4.55%) MFC
14 12 (4.55%) DirectX
15 11 (4.17%) Qt
16 10 (3.79%) Spring MVC
17 8 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 109 (41.29%) Computer Science
2 40 (15.15%) Physics
3 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 22 (8.33%) Statistics
6 21 (7.95%) Data Structures
7 17 (6.44%) User Experience
8 15 (5.68%) Management Information System
9 11 (4.17%) Visualisation
10 9 (3.41%) GIS
11 7 (2.65%) Digital Media
11 7 (2.65%) Chemistry
12 6 (2.27%) Economics
13 5 (1.89%) NHS
14 3 (1.14%) Device Driver
14 3 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (1.14%) CESG
14 3 (1.14%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.76%) iSeries
15 2 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.83%) Windows
2 54 (20.45%) Linux
3 18 (6.82%) UNIX
4 13 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.89%) Android
8 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (46.59%) Software Engineering
2 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (25.00%) Scrum
4 45 (17.05%) OO
5 39 (14.77%) TDD
5 39 (14.77%) SDLC
6 38 (14.39%) OOD
7 29 (10.98%) Software Testing
8 25 (9.47%) OOP
9 19 (7.20%) Procedural Programming
10 18 (6.82%) ITIL
11 16 (6.06%) Analytics
12 15 (5.68%) UML
12 15 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.68%) Pair Programming
13 14 (5.30%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (5.30%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.92%) Product Management
14 13 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 115 (43.56%) C++
2 92 (34.85%) Java
3 75 (28.41%) C#
4 69 (26.14%) SQL
5 51 (19.32%) C
6 40 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 38 (14.39%) Python
8 17 (6.44%) Perl
9 12 (4.55%) MATLAB
10 10 (3.79%) PHP
10 10 (3.79%) R
11 9 (3.41%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.65%) CFML
13 6 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.89%) Ruby
14 5 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.14%) sed
15 3 (1.14%) VB
15 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 186 (70.45%) Degree
2 27 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.52%) PhD
6 3 (1.14%) CISSP
6 3 (1.14%) CISM
6 3 (1.14%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.76%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.76%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.76%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) JTAG
3 1 (0.38%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.79%) XenApp
2 8 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.89%) Firmware
5 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.14%) KVM
6 2 (0.76%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) SCCM
2 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.68%) Oracle
2 15 (5.68%) hybris
3 14 (5.30%) VMware
3 14 (5.30%) Cisco
4 13 (4.92%) Google
5 12 (4.55%) IBM
6 10 (3.79%) Citrix
7 9 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.65%) ESRI
9 6 (2.27%) Mapinfo
10 4 (1.52%) Twitter
11 2 (0.76%) Talend
11 2 (0.76%) Minitab
11 2 (0.76%) Adobe
12 1 (0.38%) HP
12 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.38%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.38%) Cadence
12 1 (0.38%) Brocade
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sherborne
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago