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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 61 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 25 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.17% 3.96% 2.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.53% 8.43% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 24
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
293 427 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.18% 47.03% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 237 394 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (78.00%) C++
1 39 (78.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (70.00%) Algorithms
3 28 (56.00%) C
4 26 (52.00%) Linux
4 26 (52.00%) Python
5 25 (50.00%) UNIX
6 24 (48.00%) PhD
7 19 (38.00%) Computer Science
8 16 (32.00%) Data Analysis
8 16 (32.00%) Project Management
8 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (28.00%) Degree
10 11 (22.00%) Statistics
11 10 (20.00%) Physics
12 9 (18.00%) Solaris
13 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
13 8 (16.00%) Image Processing
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.00%) Windows
15 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
15 6 (12.00%) STL
15 6 (12.00%) Ruby
15 6 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
16 5 (10.00%) MCDST
16 5 (10.00%) SQL
16 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 3 (6.00%) Java

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.00%) Electronics
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Graduate
3 9 (18.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Research Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) IT Support
6 5 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Junior
8 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) STL
1 6 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.00%) Ajax
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) CSS3
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (70.00%) Algorithms
2 19 (38.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (22.00%) Statistics
4 10 (20.00%) Physics
5 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.00%) Robotics
8 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (18.00%) Solaris
4 7 (14.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.00%) Data Analysis
2 16 (32.00%) Project Management
2 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (16.00%) Image Processing
4 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.00%) Coaching
5 2 (4.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (4.00%) Revenue Management
5 2 (4.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (4.00%) Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Logistics
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) ETL
6 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) OO
6 1 (2.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) Android Development
6 1 (2.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C++
2 28 (56.00%) C
3 26 (52.00%) Python
4 8 (16.00%) MATLAB
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
6 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) Java
8 2 (4.00%) R
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) PhD
2 14 (28.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) MCDST
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
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