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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 63 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 16 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.25% 2.10% 2.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.18% 4.30% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 26
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
259 419 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.48% 48.83% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 223 376 349
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,690
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (82.50%) C++
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
1 33 (82.50%) Algorithms
2 20 (50.00%) Linux
3 19 (47.50%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) UNIX
4 16 (40.00%) C
4 16 (40.00%) PhD
5 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 13 (32.50%) Degree
7 11 (27.50%) Data Analysis
7 11 (27.50%) Statistics
7 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (27.50%) Project Management
8 10 (25.00%) Windows
9 9 (22.50%) STL
9 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
9 9 (22.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
10 8 (20.00%) Solaris
10 8 (20.00%) Physics
11 6 (15.00%) SQL
12 5 (12.50%) Image Processing
12 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
13 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (7.50%) R
14 3 (7.50%) Ruby
14 3 (7.50%) Java
14 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
14 3 (7.50%) Microsoft

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Graduate
2 12 (30.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Research Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) STL
1 9 (22.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (82.50%) Algorithms
2 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (27.50%) Statistics
4 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
5 8 (20.00%) Physics
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) UNIX
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Data Analysis
2 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
3 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 2 (5.00%) Open Source
5 2 (5.00%) Revenue Management
5 2 (5.00%) Logistics
5 2 (5.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (5.00%) Coaching
5 2 (5.00%) SDLC
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Android Development
6 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C++
2 19 (47.50%) Python
3 16 (40.00%) C
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) R
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) PhD
2 13 (32.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCDST
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft