The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 65 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 17 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.01% 2.57% 2.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 6.74% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 24
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 341 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.55% 38.06% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 298 318 336
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mathematics
Hampshire

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 1 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 42 (75.00%) C++
2 41 (73.21%) Physics
3 34 (60.71%) Degree
4 30 (53.57%) Statistics
5 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
6 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 21 (37.50%) UNIX
7 21 (37.50%) Solaris
7 21 (37.50%) Linux
8 19 (33.93%) PhD
8 19 (33.93%) C
9 18 (32.14%) MATLAB
10 17 (30.36%) Security Cleared
11 16 (28.57%) Image Processing
11 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 14 (25.00%) OpenCV
12 14 (25.00%) Business Development
12 14 (25.00%) Military
12 14 (25.00%) Project Management
13 13 (23.21%) Windows
14 12 (21.43%) Internet
14 12 (21.43%) Machine Learning
14 12 (21.43%) Cyber Security
15 10 (17.86%) AIX
16 5 (8.93%) C#
16 5 (8.93%) Java
17 4 (7.14%) Signal Processing
17 4 (7.14%) Analytics
18 2 (3.57%) OpenCL
18 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (1.79%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
General
1 14 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Consultant
2 21 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 17 (30.36%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (25.00%) Computer Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Security Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Security Consultant
5 12 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 8 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Graduate
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate Programmer
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Programmer
11 1 (1.79%) Graduate Software Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (3.57%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.57%) OpenMP
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.79%) CSS3
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (73.21%) Physics
2 30 (53.57%) Statistics
3 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.57%) VHDL
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) UNIX
1 21 (37.50%) Solaris
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 10 (17.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 16 (28.57%) Image Processing
3 14 (25.00%) Business Development
3 14 (25.00%) Project Management
4 12 (21.43%) Machine Learning
4 12 (21.43%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.14%) Signal Processing
5 4 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (1.79%) Scrum
7 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.79%) TDD
7 1 (1.79%) BDD
7 1 (1.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) C++
2 19 (33.93%) C
3 18 (32.14%) MATLAB
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) Degree
2 19 (33.93%) PhD
3 17 (30.36%) Security Cleared
4 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) CISA
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) Splunk
1 1 (1.79%) ArcSight