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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 66 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 16 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.02% 3.03% 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 8.44% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
284 308 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.90% 35.90% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 261 291 302
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,250
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 28 November 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (82.14%) C++
2 21 (75.00%) PhD
3 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
5 14 (50.00%) C
5 14 (50.00%) Physics
6 13 (46.43%) Algorithms
7 11 (39.29%) Degree
7 11 (39.29%) UNIX
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
7 11 (39.29%) Python
8 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
9 9 (32.14%) Statistics
10 8 (28.57%) Image Processing
11 7 (25.00%) Project Management
12 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 6 (21.43%) AIX
12 6 (21.43%) Solaris
12 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
13 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
13 5 (17.86%) Analytics
14 4 (14.29%) C#
14 4 (14.29%) Java
14 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
14 4 (14.29%) Ruby
15 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 2 (7.14%) OpenMP
15 2 (7.14%) Business Development

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 2 (7.14%) Electronics
1 2 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Graduate
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Research Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Computer Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) OpenMP
1 2 (7.14%) OpenCV
1 2 (7.14%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 14 (50.00%) Physics
3 13 (46.43%) Algorithms
4 9 (32.14%) Statistics
5 2 (7.14%) VHDL
5 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) UNIX
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) AIX
2 6 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Image Processing
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
7 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.14%) Business Development
7 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C++
2 14 (50.00%) C
3 11 (39.29%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) PhD
2 11 (39.29%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCDST
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe
1 1 (3.57%) Google
Southampton
Churchill Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 23 days ago