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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 65 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 22 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.72% 4.58% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.41% 12.54% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 12
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
297 327 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.71% 36.54% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 268 305 328
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 22 December 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 24 (77.42%) C++
2 22 (70.97%) PhD
3 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
4 18 (58.06%) C
5 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
6 14 (45.16%) UNIX
6 14 (45.16%) Linux
7 13 (41.94%) Python
7 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
8 12 (38.71%) Physics
9 10 (32.26%) Degree
10 9 (29.03%) MATLAB
11 8 (25.81%) Project Management
11 8 (25.81%) Statistics
11 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
12 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
12 7 (22.58%) Image Processing
12 7 (22.58%) Solaris
13 6 (19.35%) Windows
13 6 (19.35%) AIX
14 5 (16.13%) Ruby
15 4 (12.90%) MCDST
15 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (12.90%) Analytics
15 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
15 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
15 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
16 3 (9.68%) C#
16 3 (9.68%) Java
16 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Graduate
3 7 (22.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Research Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) IT Support
6 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Web Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Computer Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) OpenMP
1 1 (3.23%) OpenCV
1 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
2 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
3 12 (38.71%) Physics
4 8 (25.81%) Statistics
5 2 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.23%) VHDL
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Solaris
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
3 7 (22.58%) Image Processing
4 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
4 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Business Development
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C++
2 18 (58.06%) C
3 13 (41.94%) Python
4 9 (29.03%) MATLAB
5 5 (16.13%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) PhD
2 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) MCDST
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Google
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