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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 107 89 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 157 166 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 2.87% 3.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.52% 6.99% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 128 133 168
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,729 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
2089 2375 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 41.03% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1923 1809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 41 £36,000 +4.34% 5
Bristol +1 40 £33,500 -10.66% 5
Somerset +9 38 £34,000 +2.25% 10
Gloucestershire -18 17 £32,250 -9.15% 5
Dorset -23 15 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wiltshire -8 6 £38,250 -36.25% 4
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 195 (66.78%) Degree
2 152 (52.05%) Software Engineering
3 124 (42.47%) C++
4 111 (38.01%) Computer Science
5 108 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (35.62%) C#
7 91 (31.16%) Java
8 75 (25.68%) Physics
9 73 (25.00%) Scrum
10 71 (24.32%) SQL
11 61 (20.89%) Linux
12 60 (20.55%) Windows
12 60 (20.55%) C
13 51 (17.47%) .NET
14 50 (17.12%) CSS
14 50 (17.12%) TDD
15 48 (16.44%) HTML
16 47 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 46 (15.75%) OO
18 45 (15.41%) SQL Server
18 45 (15.41%) OOD
19 43 (14.73%) JavaScript
20 42 (14.38%) XML
21 37 (12.67%) Python
21 37 (12.67%) Spring
22 35 (11.99%) OOP
23 34 (11.64%) MySQL
24 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
25 30 (10.27%) Software Testing
26 29 (9.93%) Web Services

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.16%) IIS
2 16 (5.48%) SAS
3 15 (5.14%) OpenStack
4 12 (4.11%) Node.js
5 9 (3.08%) ColdFusion
6 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.37%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.37%) CMS
7 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.03%) JBoss
8 3 (1.03%) Apache
8 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.03%) ArcSDE
8 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.03%) nginx
8 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.77%) MS Office
3 7 (2.40%) SPSS
3 7 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.03%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.08%) SaaS
2 3 (1.03%) Trello
2 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.11%) DNS
3 11 (3.77%) HTTP
4 3 (1.03%) LAN
4 3 (1.03%) WAN
4 3 (1.03%) Wireless
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
5 2 (0.68%) SAN
5 2 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.34%) Broadband
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.64%) MySQL
3 12 (4.11%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (5.48%) JUnit
1 16 (5.48%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.77%) Selenium
3 11 (3.77%) FitNesse
4 9 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.40%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.37%) Subversion
6 4 (1.37%) JIRA
7 3 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
General
1 22 (7.53%) Aerospace
2 21 (7.19%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.85%) Retail
4 18 (6.16%) Military
5 17 (5.82%) Finance
6 15 (5.14%) Electronics
7 9 (3.08%) Banking
8 8 (2.74%) Games
8 8 (2.74%) Marketing
9 7 (2.40%) Publishing
10 5 (1.71%) Advertising
11 4 (1.37%) Legal
11 4 (1.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.34%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 114 (39.04%) Software Engineer
2 67 (22.95%) Developer
3 43 (14.73%) Graduate
4 34 (11.64%) C# Software Engineer
5 29 (9.93%) Analyst
6 26 (8.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 22 (7.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 20 (6.85%) Junior
10 18 (6.16%) Software Developer
11 17 (5.82%) Java Developer
12 16 (5.48%) Junior Developer
13 13 (4.45%) C++ Developer
14 12 (4.11%) Web Developer
14 12 (4.11%) Consultant
14 12 (4.11%) Trainee
15 11 (3.77%) Trainee Software Engineer
15 11 (3.77%) Senior C# Software Engineer
15 11 (3.77%) Programmer
15 11 (3.77%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.47%) .NET
2 50 (17.12%) CSS
3 48 (16.44%) HTML
4 42 (14.38%) XML
5 37 (12.67%) Spring
6 29 (9.93%) Web Services
7 25 (8.56%) Apache CXF
7 25 (8.56%) Apache Camel
8 18 (6.16%) jQuery
9 15 (5.14%) JSON
10 14 (4.79%) WPF
10 14 (4.79%) Java EE
11 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET
12 11 (3.77%) OpenGL
12 11 (3.77%) WCF
13 10 (3.42%) Qt
13 10 (3.42%) MFC
13 10 (3.42%) REST
13 10 (3.42%) HTML5
14 9 (3.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 111 (38.01%) Computer Science
2 75 (25.68%) Physics
3 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.88%) Algorithms
5 18 (6.16%) Management Information System
6 17 (5.82%) Statistics
7 15 (5.14%) Chemistry
8 12 (4.11%) Visualisation
9 11 (3.77%) Device Driver
10 10 (3.42%) NHS
10 10 (3.42%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.08%) Open Source
12 6 (2.05%) User Experience
13 5 (1.71%) Economics
14 4 (1.37%) Blog
14 4 (1.37%) GIS
14 4 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
15 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
15 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (20.89%) Linux
2 60 (20.55%) Windows
3 14 (4.79%) UNIX
4 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (52.05%) Software Engineering
2 108 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (25.00%) Scrum
4 50 (17.12%) TDD
5 46 (15.75%) OO
6 45 (15.41%) OOD
7 35 (11.99%) OOP
8 30 (10.27%) Software Testing
9 24 (8.22%) Pair Programming
10 23 (7.88%) ITIL
11 18 (6.16%) Line Management
12 16 (5.48%) UML
12 16 (5.48%) Logistics
13 14 (4.79%) Web Design
13 14 (4.79%) Procedural Programming
14 13 (4.45%) Product Management
14 13 (4.45%) Analytics
15 11 (3.77%) Time Management
15 11 (3.77%) E-Commerce
15 11 (3.77%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (42.47%) C++
2 104 (35.62%) C#
3 91 (31.16%) Java
4 71 (24.32%) SQL
5 60 (20.55%) C
6 43 (14.73%) JavaScript
7 37 (12.67%) Python
8 13 (4.45%) Perl
9 12 (4.11%) PHP
9 12 (4.11%) CFML
10 10 (3.42%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.08%) Ruby
12 8 (2.74%) R
13 7 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.40%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.68%) RPG IV
15 2 (0.68%) VB
15 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 195 (66.78%) Degree
2 28 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.51%) PhD
4 16 (5.48%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.37%) ISEB
7 4 (1.37%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.34%) CISSP
8 1 (0.34%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.34%) OSCP
8 1 (0.34%) OSCE
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CISM
8 1 (0.34%) MBA
8 1 (0.34%) GCIA
8 1 (0.34%) GSEC
8 1 (0.34%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) QA
1 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
1 2 (0.68%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.34%) ARP4754
System Software
1 9 (3.08%) Firmware
2 8 (2.74%) XenApp
3 7 (2.40%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.22%) hybris
3 16 (5.48%) IBM
4 12 (4.11%) Google
5 11 (3.77%) Oracle
6 10 (3.42%) Cisco
6 10 (3.42%) VMware
7 8 (2.74%) Citrix
8 6 (2.05%) SIMUL8
9 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.71%) Twitter
10 4 (1.37%) ESRI
11 3 (1.03%) Mapinfo
11 3 (1.03%) Adobe
12 2 (0.68%) HP
12 2 (0.68%) Progress
12 2 (0.68%) Minitab
12 2 (0.68%) Brocade
12 2 (0.68%) Talend
13 1 (0.34%) LogRhythm
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
TRG
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £16500 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 53k per year + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Benson Price Consultants Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Pari Passu
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
The Curve Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago