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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 100 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 152 84 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.47% 1.64% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.10% 5.38% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 136 70 88
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
1671 1560 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.20% 30.44% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1300 1347
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Somerset +16 45 £28,500 -4.20% 6
Bristol -10 35 £43,000 +32.30% 8
Wiltshire +14 32 £32,500 -56.66% 2
Gloucestershire +19 28 £37,500 - 4
Devon -11 6 £34,500 +76.92% 1
Dorset -7 3 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Cornwall - 2 £50,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 240 (69.77%) Degree
2 120 (34.88%) C++
3 118 (34.30%) Software Engineering
4 110 (31.98%) C#
5 106 (30.81%) C
6 102 (29.65%) Computer Science
7 89 (25.87%) Java
8 71 (20.64%) SQL
8 71 (20.64%) SQL Server
9 58 (16.86%) Finance
10 57 (16.57%) MS Excel
11 52 (15.12%) JavaScript
12 51 (14.83%) HTML
13 50 (14.53%) Windows
14 46 (13.37%) Linux
14 46 (13.37%) Security Cleared
15 45 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (12.79%) .NET
17 43 (12.50%) Oracle
18 40 (11.63%) ITIL
18 40 (11.63%) Microsoft
19 37 (10.76%) TDD
20 36 (10.47%) Scrum
21 34 (9.88%) Spring
21 34 (9.88%) Software Testing
21 34 (9.88%) OOD
21 34 (9.88%) Physics
22 33 (9.59%) Statistics
23 32 (9.30%) DV Cleared
23 32 (9.30%) Manufacturing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 26 (7.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.78%) SAS
3 5 (1.45%) Apache
3 5 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.58%) Node.js
5 2 (0.58%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.94%) MS Office
3 8 (2.33%) NASTRAN
4 7 (2.03%) SPSS
5 4 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.45%) SAN
2 5 (1.45%) LAN
2 5 (1.45%) WAN
3 3 (0.87%) PBX
3 3 (0.87%) VoIP
4 2 (0.58%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.94%) Big Data
5 16 (4.65%) Data Mining
5 16 (4.65%) MS Access
6 13 (3.78%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.20%) MySQL
9 10 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.33%) QlikView
10 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.03%) Riak
12 6 (1.74%) Redis
12 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.45%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.45%) JUnit
3 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.58%) NUnit
4 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 58 (16.86%) Finance
2 32 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 24 (6.98%) Local Government
4 15 (4.36%) Aerospace
5 12 (3.49%) Marketing
6 11 (3.20%) Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Retail
7 6 (1.74%) Military
7 6 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.16%) Back Office
9 4 (1.16%) Automotive
9 4 (1.16%) Games
10 3 (0.87%) Electronics
11 2 (0.58%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (26.74%) Developer
2 66 (19.19%) Software Engineer
3 55 (15.99%) Analyst
4 30 (8.72%) Software Developer
5 26 (7.56%) Help Desk Support
6 20 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 17 (4.94%) Architect
7 17 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 15 (4.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 15 (4.36%) Help Desk Analyst
9 14 (4.07%) Technical Support
9 14 (4.07%) Graduate
10 13 (3.78%) Consultant
11 12 (3.49%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.20%) Author
12 11 (3.20%) Technical Author
12 11 (3.20%) Technical Support Engineer
12 11 (3.20%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.20%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (3.20%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.83%) HTML
2 44 (12.79%) .NET
3 34 (9.88%) Spring
4 25 (7.27%) CSS
5 20 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 17 (4.94%) Web Services
7 15 (4.36%) HTML5
8 11 (3.20%) RESTful
8 11 (3.20%) XML
9 10 (2.91%) jQuery
10 9 (2.62%) J2EE
11 8 (2.33%) SOAP
11 8 (2.33%) MDX
12 6 (1.74%) WPF
12 6 (1.74%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (1.45%) Ajax
14 4 (1.16%) WCF
14 4 (1.16%) LINQ
14 4 (1.16%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 102 (29.65%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.88%) Physics
3 33 (9.59%) Statistics
4 16 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.91%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.33%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.03%) Economics
9 4 (1.16%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.16%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.16%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.16%) iPhone
9 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.87%) Photography
11 2 (0.58%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.58%) Open Source
11 2 (0.58%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.53%) Windows
2 46 (13.37%) Linux
3 25 (7.27%) UNIX
4 17 (4.94%) Solaris
5 11 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.62%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.33%) Android
8 4 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) HPUX
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (34.30%) Software Engineering
2 45 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (11.63%) ITIL
4 37 (10.76%) TDD
5 36 (10.47%) Scrum
6 34 (9.88%) OOD
6 34 (9.88%) Software Testing
7 30 (8.72%) OOP
8 29 (8.43%) Pair Programming
9 26 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (7.27%) CAD
10 25 (7.27%) OO
11 24 (6.98%) Project Management
12 23 (6.69%) Migration
12 23 (6.69%) Analytics
13 20 (5.81%) Web Development
14 19 (5.52%) Data Analysis
15 17 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
15 17 (4.94%) Campaign Management
16 16 (4.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 120 (34.88%) C++
2 110 (31.98%) C#
3 106 (30.81%) C
4 89 (25.87%) Java
5 71 (20.64%) SQL
6 52 (15.12%) JavaScript
7 30 (8.72%) Python
8 17 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 16 (4.65%) VB.NET
10 14 (4.07%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.07%) VB
11 12 (3.49%) Fortran
12 10 (2.91%) VBA
12 10 (2.91%) VC++
12 10 (2.91%) PHP
13 9 (2.62%) Erlang
14 7 (2.03%) Ruby
14 7 (2.03%) Perl
15 6 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 240 (69.77%) Degree
2 46 (13.37%) Security Cleared
3 32 (9.30%) DV Cleared
4 23 (6.69%) PhD
5 17 (4.94%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.45%) ISEB
8 4 (1.16%) HND
9 3 (0.87%) MBA
10 2 (0.58%) CITP
10 2 (0.58%) MCSD
11 1 (0.29%) HNC
11 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.20%) SLA
1 11 (3.20%) QA
2 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.16%) COBIT
3 3 (0.87%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (12.50%) Oracle
2 40 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.14%) VMware
3 28 (8.14%) hybris
4 10 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.33%) Tableau
5 8 (2.33%) Logi Analytics
6 5 (1.45%) Alterian
7 4 (1.16%) Capita
7 4 (1.16%) Apple
7 4 (1.16%) Sun
8 3 (0.87%) HP
9 2 (0.58%) Citrix
9 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.58%) SAP
9 2 (0.58%) Google
9 2 (0.58%) Teradata
9 2 (0.58%) Unica
10 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.29%) Brocade
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