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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 117 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 129 130 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.18% 2.50% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.69% 6.53% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 103 108 108
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,550 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,540 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +10.11%
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
1928 1990 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.61% 38.34% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1627 1670
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +1 31 £36,000 -4.00%
Gloucestershire -11 25 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Somerset +6 24 £35,000 +16.66% 10
Dorset -2 24 £32,500 - 5
Bristol -24 23 £41,000 +6.49% 8
Wiltshire -4 2 £50,000 -23.07% 9
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 177 (62.11%) Degree
2 144 (50.53%) Software Engineering
3 127 (44.56%) C++
4 111 (38.95%) Computer Science
5 103 (36.14%) C#
6 99 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (33.68%) Java
8 76 (26.67%) Physics
9 65 (22.81%) C
10 58 (20.35%) Linux
11 56 (19.65%) SQL
11 56 (19.65%) Scrum
12 53 (18.60%) Microsoft
13 52 (18.25%) Windows
14 47 (16.49%) TDD
15 46 (16.14%) Spring
15 46 (16.14%) HTML
16 45 (15.79%) CSS
17 43 (15.09%) .NET
17 43 (15.09%) OOP
18 42 (14.74%) OOD
19 39 (13.68%) JavaScript
19 39 (13.68%) SQL Server
20 38 (13.33%) XML
20 38 (13.33%) OO
21 32 (11.23%) MS Excel
22 31 (10.88%) Python
23 30 (10.53%) Pair Programming
23 30 (10.53%) hybris
24 29 (10.18%) Manufacturing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (4.56%) IIS
2 11 (3.86%) OpenStack
3 9 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.46%) Node.js
4 7 (2.46%) ColdFusion
5 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.75%) CMS
7 4 (1.40%) Apache
8 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.05%) SAS
9 2 (0.70%) JBoss
9 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 32 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) NASTRAN
4 3 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.70%) SPSS
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.70%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.46%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.11%) DNS
3 4 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.40%) tcpdump
3 4 (1.40%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.05%) LAN
4 3 (1.05%) WAN
5 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.70%) DHCP
5 2 (0.70%) HTTP
5 2 (0.70%) SAN
5 2 (0.70%) Wireless
5 2 (0.70%) Firewall
5 2 (0.70%) SSH
5 2 (0.70%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
6 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.82%) MySQL
3 10 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.81%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.40%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.70%) MS Access
8 2 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.35%) DB2
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (5.61%) JUnit
2 15 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.81%) Selenium
4 8 (2.81%) FitNesse
5 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.46%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (2.11%) Subversion
7 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.05%) JIRA
8 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.70%) JMeter
9 2 (0.70%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.35%) NUnit
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (10.18%) Manufacturing
2 26 (9.12%) Aerospace
3 24 (8.42%) Finance
4 19 (6.67%) Retail
4 19 (6.67%) Military
5 16 (5.61%) Banking
6 13 (4.56%) Electronics
7 7 (2.46%) Publishing
8 6 (2.11%) Advertising
8 6 (2.11%) Marketing
9 4 (1.40%) Legal
9 4 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.05%) Billing
11 2 (0.70%) Games
11 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Avionics
12 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (36.14%) Software Engineer
2 59 (20.70%) Developer
3 43 (15.09%) Graduate
4 34 (11.93%) C# Software Engineer
5 28 (9.82%) Analyst
5 28 (9.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 24 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (6.32%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Junior
8 16 (5.61%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.56%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.21%) Consultant
10 12 (4.21%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.86%) Software Manager
11 11 (3.86%) Software Asset Manager
11 11 (3.86%) Junior Developer
11 11 (3.86%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.86%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.16%) Designer
12 9 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.14%) Spring
1 46 (16.14%) HTML
2 45 (15.79%) CSS
3 43 (15.09%) .NET
4 38 (13.33%) XML
5 24 (8.42%) Web Services
6 18 (6.32%) jQuery
7 17 (5.96%) Apache CXF
7 17 (5.96%) WCF
7 17 (5.96%) Apache Camel
8 15 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 12 (4.21%) WPF
10 10 (3.51%) Java EE
11 9 (3.16%) JSON
11 9 (3.16%) HTML5
12 8 (2.81%) J2EE
12 8 (2.81%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.81%) CSS3
12 8 (2.81%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 111 (38.95%) Computer Science
2 76 (26.67%) Physics
3 21 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.37%) Algorithms
4 20 (7.02%) Statistics
5 19 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.26%) Chemistry
7 14 (4.91%) Device Driver
8 12 (4.21%) Client/Server
9 11 (3.86%) NHS
10 8 (2.81%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.46%) Open Source
12 4 (1.40%) Blog
13 3 (1.05%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.05%) Economics
13 3 (1.05%) User Experience
14 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.70%) Clustering
14 2 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.35%) Linux
2 52 (18.25%) Windows
3 15 (5.26%) UNIX
4 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.40%) CentOS
7 4 (1.40%) Android
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (50.53%) Software Engineering
2 99 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.65%) Scrum
4 47 (16.49%) TDD
5 43 (15.09%) OOP
6 42 (14.74%) OOD
7 38 (13.33%) OO
8 30 (10.53%) Pair Programming
9 24 (8.42%) Logistics
9 24 (8.42%) Software Testing
10 19 (6.67%) Line Management
11 17 (5.96%) ITIL
12 15 (5.26%) UML
13 13 (4.56%) Web Design
14 12 (4.21%) MVC
14 12 (4.21%) Asset Management
14 12 (4.21%) Time Management
15 11 (3.86%) Business Analysis
15 11 (3.86%) Software Asset Management
15 11 (3.86%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 127 (44.56%) C++
2 103 (36.14%) C#
3 96 (33.68%) Java
4 65 (22.81%) C
5 56 (19.65%) SQL
6 39 (13.68%) JavaScript
7 31 (10.88%) Python
8 13 (4.56%) Perl
9 11 (3.86%) PHP
10 9 (3.16%) CFML
11 8 (2.81%) Fortran
11 8 (2.81%) Ruby
12 7 (2.46%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.40%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.40%) Delphi
13 4 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.40%) Lua
14 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 177 (62.11%) Degree
2 28 (9.82%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.42%) PhD
4 10 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.46%) VCP4
7 4 (1.40%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.70%) ISEB
8 2 (0.70%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.70%) MCP
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.35%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.35%) OSCP
9 1 (0.35%) OSCE
9 1 (0.35%) GCIA
9 1 (0.35%) GSEC
9 1 (0.35%) GCIH
9 1 (0.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.05%) QA
1 3 (1.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.70%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) ARP4754
System Software
1 10 (3.51%) Firmware
2 9 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.40%) Docker
5 2 (0.70%) NFS
5 2 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) Puppet
1 4 (1.40%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.70%) SCCM
2 2 (0.70%) SCOM
3 1 (0.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.53%) hybris
3 13 (4.56%) Oracle
4 10 (3.51%) VMware
5 8 (2.81%) IBM
6 6 (2.11%) SIMUL8
7 5 (1.75%) Google
7 5 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.40%) Twitter
9 3 (1.05%) Adobe
10 2 (0.70%) Progress
10 2 (0.70%) Cisco
10 2 (0.70%) HP
10 2 (0.70%) Sage
10 2 (0.70%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.70%) Remedy
10 2 (0.70%) Alterian
10 2 (0.70%) Talend
10 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.70%) Brocade
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
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