The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 62 42 70
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 21 50 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.46% 5.43% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.80% 13.55% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 11
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Mathematics
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
309 369 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.23% 40.11% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 273 332 323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Southampton region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Southampton

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (79.41%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 23 (67.65%) PhD
4 22 (64.71%) C
5 19 (55.88%) UNIX
5 19 (55.88%) Linux
6 17 (50.00%) Python
6 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 17 (50.00%) Algorithms
7 11 (32.35%) Data Analysis
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
7 11 (32.35%) Project Management
8 10 (29.41%) Physics
8 10 (29.41%) Statistics
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 9 (26.47%) Solaris
10 8 (23.53%) MATLAB
10 8 (23.53%) Image Processing
11 7 (20.59%) Ruby
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) AIX
13 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.76%) MCDST
14 1 (2.94%) Electronics
14 1 (2.94%) Military
14 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (2.94%) Google
14 1 (2.94%) Adobe

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (2.94%) Electronics
1 1 (2.94%) Military
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Graduate
2 10 (29.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Research Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) IT Support
6 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 17 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 10 (29.41%) Physics
2 10 (29.41%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) UNIX
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Solaris
3 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Data Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 8 (23.53%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Business Development
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (2.94%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C++
2 22 (64.71%) C
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) PhD
2 11 (32.35%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCDST
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
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