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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 70 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 14 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.66% 2.90% 2.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 7.62% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 23
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
327 341 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.84% 38.06% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 295 321 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,627
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
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 20 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 39 (75.00%) C++
1 39 (75.00%) Physics
2 34 (65.38%) Degree
3 30 (57.69%) Statistics
4 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
6 20 (38.46%) UNIX
6 20 (38.46%) Solaris
6 20 (38.46%) Linux
7 19 (36.54%) PhD
8 16 (30.77%) MATLAB
8 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
9 15 (28.85%) C
10 14 (26.92%) Image Processing
11 13 (25.00%) Windows
12 12 (23.08%) AIX
12 12 (23.08%) Military
12 12 (23.08%) Project Management
12 12 (23.08%) Business Development
12 12 (23.08%) OpenCV
13 11 (21.15%) Machine Learning
13 11 (21.15%) Internet
13 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
14 5 (9.62%) C#
14 5 (9.62%) Java
15 4 (7.69%) Signal Processing
15 4 (7.69%) Analytics
16 2 (3.85%) OpenCL
16 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (1.92%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (23.08%) Military
2 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Consultant
2 20 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (23.08%) Computer Engineer
6 11 (21.15%) Security Consultant
6 11 (21.15%) Security Engineer
6 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 7 (13.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (11.54%) Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Graduate
11 2 (3.85%) Programmer
11 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Graduate Programmer
12 1 (1.92%) Graduate Web Developer
12 1 (1.92%) Graduate Software Developer
12 1 (1.92%) Analyst
12 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) OpenCV
2 2 (3.85%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) OpenMP
3 1 (1.92%) HTML5
3 1 (1.92%) CSS3
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (75.00%) Physics
2 30 (57.69%) Statistics
3 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) VHDL
4 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) UNIX
1 20 (38.46%) Solaris
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (23.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.92%) Image Processing
3 12 (23.08%) Project Management
3 12 (23.08%) Business Development
4 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
4 11 (21.15%) Machine Learning
5 4 (7.69%) Analytics
5 4 (7.69%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (1.92%) BDD
7 1 (1.92%) Scrum
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) TDD
7 1 (1.92%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) C++
2 16 (30.77%) MATLAB
3 15 (28.85%) C
4 5 (9.62%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) Degree
2 19 (36.54%) PhD
3 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CISSP
5 1 (1.92%) CISA
5 1 (1.92%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Splunk
1 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
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