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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 73 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 10 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.17% 2.97% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 7.36% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +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
366 326 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.71% 40.35% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 333 315 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £24,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 October 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 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 31 (77.50%) C++
1 31 (77.50%) Physics
2 27 (67.50%) Degree
3 24 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 24 (60.00%) Statistics
4 19 (47.50%) PhD
5 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
6 16 (40.00%) UNIX
6 16 (40.00%) Solaris
6 16 (40.00%) Linux
7 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 13 (32.50%) AIX
8 12 (30.00%) MATLAB
8 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (25.00%) Image Processing
9 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 10 (25.00%) C
10 8 (20.00%) Project Management
10 8 (20.00%) Internet
10 8 (20.00%) Military
10 8 (20.00%) Cyber Security
10 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
10 8 (20.00%) OpenCV
10 8 (20.00%) Business Development
11 5 (12.50%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) Java
12 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
12 4 (10.00%) Analytics
13 2 (5.00%) OpenCL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 8 (20.00%) Military
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 16 (40.00%) Consultant
2 13 (32.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Computer Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Graduate
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate Programmer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (5.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) OpenMP
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (77.50%) Physics
2 24 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (60.00%) Statistics
3 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) VHDL
4 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) UNIX
1 16 (40.00%) Solaris
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Business Development
3 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 8 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (10.00%) Analytics
4 4 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) BDD
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C++
2 12 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 10 (25.00%) C
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Degree
2 19 (47.50%) PhD
3 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago