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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 141 100 134
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +34
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 115 151 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.92% 2.48% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.17% 7.16% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 99 134 69
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,200 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2226 2109 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.22% 34.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1696 1667
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 58 £37,500 -12.79% 12
Gloucestershire -21 23 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Dorset +10 10 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Somerset -29 9 £34,500 +21.05% 3
Wiltshire -26 7 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Devon -6 6 £33,000 -4.34% 3
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 169 (68.15%) Degree
2 112 (45.16%) C++
3 106 (42.74%) Computer Science
4 104 (41.94%) Software Engineering
5 82 (33.06%) Java
6 68 (27.42%) C#
7 67 (27.02%) SQL
8 66 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (20.97%) Scrum
10 48 (19.35%) C
10 48 (19.35%) Linux
11 43 (17.34%) Windows
12 40 (16.13%) OO
13 38 (15.32%) SQL Server
13 38 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (14.52%) SDLC
15 35 (14.11%) JavaScript
15 35 (14.11%) OOD
16 32 (12.90%) TDD
17 31 (12.50%) Python
17 31 (12.50%) Microsoft
18 30 (12.10%) .NET
18 30 (12.10%) Web Services
18 30 (12.10%) Physics
19 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP
19 29 (11.69%) Software Testing
20 28 (11.29%) Algorithms
21 27 (10.89%) Retail
22 26 (10.48%) CSS
22 26 (10.48%) HTML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (8.87%) SAS
2 10 (4.03%) IIS
3 8 (3.23%) ArcGIS
3 8 (3.23%) Node.js
4 7 (2.82%) Apache
5 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.02%) JBoss
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.02%) ArcSDE
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.02%) nginx
5 5 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.81%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.42%) SPSS
2 6 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.45%) DNS
3 14 (5.65%) HTTP
4 6 (2.42%) Firewall
5 4 (1.61%) Internet
5 4 (1.61%) DHCP
5 4 (1.61%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.61%) LTE
6 3 (1.21%) FTP
6 3 (1.21%) SMTP
6 3 (1.21%) SMPP
6 3 (1.21%) IPv4
7 2 (0.81%) SAN
7 2 (0.81%) VPN
7 2 (0.81%) Wireless
7 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 2 (0.81%) Broadband
7 2 (0.81%) VoIP
8 1 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.40%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.87%) MySQL
3 16 (6.45%) Big Data
4 6 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.81%) OLAP
8 2 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.40%) DB2
9 1 (0.40%) QlikView
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (6.45%) JUnit
2 11 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.82%) Selenium
4 7 (2.82%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.81%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) JIRA
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (10.89%) Retail
2 17 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.85%) Finance
3 14 (5.65%) Electronics
4 12 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.44%) Games
6 9 (3.63%) Advertising
7 7 (2.82%) Marketing
8 6 (2.42%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.02%) Banking
10 3 (1.21%) Military
11 2 (0.81%) Automotive
12 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (33.87%) Software Engineer
2 72 (29.03%) Developer
3 33 (13.31%) Graduate
4 27 (10.89%) Software Developer
5 24 (9.68%) Junior
6 22 (8.87%) Analyst
7 19 (7.66%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (6.05%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.05%) C++ Developer
8 15 (6.05%) Junior Developer
8 15 (6.05%) Consultant
8 15 (6.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) C++ Software Developer
10 13 (5.24%) Applications Developer
10 13 (5.24%) Administrator
11 12 (4.84%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
11 12 (4.84%) C++ Applications Developer
12 11 (4.44%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.10%) .NET
1 30 (12.10%) Web Services
2 26 (10.48%) HTML
2 26 (10.48%) CSS
3 24 (9.68%) XML
3 24 (9.68%) Spring
4 19 (7.66%) Apache Camel
5 18 (7.26%) Apache CXF
6 17 (6.85%) OpenGL
7 15 (6.05%) JSON
8 14 (5.65%) Java EE
8 14 (5.65%) DirectX
8 14 (5.65%) MFC
8 14 (5.65%) jQuery
8 14 (5.65%) REST
9 13 (5.24%) Qt
9 13 (5.24%) J2EE
9 13 (5.24%) WPF
10 12 (4.84%) Spring MVC
11 8 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 106 (42.74%) Computer Science
2 38 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.10%) Physics
4 28 (11.29%) Algorithms
5 26 (10.48%) Statistics
6 21 (8.47%) Data Structures
7 15 (6.05%) User Experience
8 14 (5.65%) Management Information System
9 11 (4.44%) Digital Media
10 10 (4.03%) Visualisation
11 9 (3.63%) GIS
12 5 (2.02%) CESG
12 5 (2.02%) Economics
13 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.21%) 3D Graphics
15 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
16 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
16 1 (0.40%) Social Network
16 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.35%) Linux
2 43 (17.34%) Windows
3 21 (8.47%) UNIX
4 14 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.23%) Android
7 7 (2.82%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 66 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (20.97%) Scrum
4 40 (16.13%) OO
5 36 (14.52%) SDLC
6 35 (14.11%) OOD
7 32 (12.90%) TDD
8 29 (11.69%) Software Testing
9 20 (8.06%) OOP
9 20 (8.06%) Analytics
10 17 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 16 (6.45%) Procedural Programming
11 16 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (6.45%) UML
11 16 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.65%) Configuration Management
13 14 (5.65%) MVC
14 13 (5.24%) Data Modelling
14 13 (5.24%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 112 (45.16%) C++
2 82 (33.06%) Java
3 68 (27.42%) C#
4 67 (27.02%) SQL
5 48 (19.35%) C
6 35 (14.11%) JavaScript
7 31 (12.50%) Python
8 14 (5.65%) MATLAB
8 14 (5.65%) Perl
9 11 (4.44%) R
10 8 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.82%) PHP
12 6 (2.42%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.21%) VBA
14 3 (1.21%) XPath
14 3 (1.21%) sed
14 3 (1.21%) VB
14 3 (1.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 169 (68.15%) Degree
2 26 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.05%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.02%) CISM
5 5 (2.02%) CISSP
6 3 (1.21%) PhD
7 2 (0.81%) ISEB
7 2 (0.81%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.42%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (4.03%) XenApp
2 8 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.61%) KVM
5 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.65%) VMware
3 13 (5.24%) hybris
3 13 (5.24%) Oracle
3 13 (5.24%) Cisco
4 11 (4.44%) Google
5 10 (4.03%) IBM
5 10 (4.03%) Citrix
5 10 (4.03%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.82%) ESRI
7 6 (2.42%) Mapinfo
8 2 (0.81%) Intel
8 2 (0.81%) Minitab
9 1 (0.40%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.40%) Zend
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.40%) Twitter
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.40%) Autodesk
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
GCS
Salary: Bonus & Traininig
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
AXA
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago