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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 70 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 13 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 3.00% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.18% 7.62% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
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
311 302 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.47% 39.37% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 283 294 285
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
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 October 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 29 (80.56%) C++
2 24 (66.67%) Physics
3 21 (58.33%) PhD
4 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 20 (55.56%) Degree
5 18 (50.00%) Statistics
6 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
7 14 (38.89%) UNIX
7 14 (38.89%) Linux
8 13 (36.11%) C
8 13 (36.11%) MATLAB
8 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
9 12 (33.33%) Solaris
10 11 (30.56%) Image Processing
11 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) Windows
11 10 (27.78%) AIX
12 8 (22.22%) Project Management
13 7 (19.44%) Python
14 6 (16.67%) Internet
14 6 (16.67%) Military
14 6 (16.67%) Business Development
14 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
14 6 (16.67%) OpenCV
14 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
15 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
15 4 (11.11%) Analytics
15 4 (11.11%) C#
15 4 (11.11%) Java

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 6 (16.67%) Military
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Computer Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Research Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) OpenCV
2 2 (5.56%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.56%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Physics
2 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 18 (50.00%) Statistics
4 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.56%) VHDL
5 2 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) UNIX
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Solaris
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
2 11 (30.56%) Image Processing
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.67%) Business Development
4 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 4 (11.11%) Analytics
5 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C++
2 13 (36.11%) C
2 13 (36.11%) MATLAB
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) PhD
2 20 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
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