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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 65 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 26 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.02% 4.45% 2.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.07% 9.91% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 22
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
322 424 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.35% 44.92% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 259 393 278
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,375 £52,500
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 6 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (76.60%) C++
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
2 32 (68.09%) Algorithms
3 27 (57.45%) C
4 25 (53.19%) Linux
4 25 (53.19%) Python
5 24 (51.06%) UNIX
6 23 (48.94%) PhD
7 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
8 17 (36.17%) Data Analysis
9 16 (34.04%) Project Management
9 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
10 13 (27.66%) Degree
11 11 (23.40%) Statistics
12 9 (19.15%) Physics
13 8 (17.02%) Solaris
14 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.89%) MATLAB
14 7 (14.89%) Image Processing
15 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
15 6 (12.77%) Windows
16 5 (10.64%) STL
16 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
16 5 (10.64%) Ruby
16 5 (10.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
16 5 (10.64%) MCDST
17 4 (8.51%) SQL
18 3 (6.38%) Analytics

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Graduate
2 17 (36.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Support
5 5 (10.64%) Research Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Junior
7 1 (2.13%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) STL
1 5 (10.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
2 1 (2.13%) CSS3
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.13%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (68.09%) Algorithms
2 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
3 11 (23.40%) Statistics
4 9 (19.15%) Physics
5 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Open Source
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Linux
2 24 (51.06%) UNIX
3 8 (17.02%) Solaris
4 6 (12.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.17%) Data Analysis
3 16 (34.04%) Project Management
3 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.89%) Image Processing
5 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Revenue Management
7 2 (4.26%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Research
7 2 (4.26%) Logistics
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.13%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.13%) ETL
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Release Management
8 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C++
2 27 (57.45%) C
3 25 (53.19%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) MATLAB
5 5 (10.64%) Ruby
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 2 (4.26%) R
7 2 (4.26%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) PhD
2 13 (27.66%) Degree
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) MCDST
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe
2 1 (2.13%) Google