The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 60 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 20 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.75% 1.71% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 4.68% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 2
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Mathematics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
180 235 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.76% 36.60% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 152 196 119
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Staffordshire region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 11 £40,000 +100.00%
Stafford - 7 - -
Cannock - 1 £23,000 -
Mathematics
West Midlands

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 29 (85.29%) Degree
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (47.06%) UNIX
5 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (29.41%) Data Management
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (26.47%) COBOL
9 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
10 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 6 (17.65%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) C#
10 6 (17.65%) .NET
10 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 5 (14.71%) Linux
11 5 (14.71%) C++
11 5 (14.71%) Middleware
11 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
11 5 (14.71%) Internet
11 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
11 5 (14.71%) F#
11 5 (14.71%) Erlang
11 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
11 5 (14.71%) Scala

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
2 1 (2.94%) Stata
2 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) OLAP
7 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Analyst
2 16 (47.06%) Developer
3 11 (32.35%) MI Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Analyst Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Physics
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Economics
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.94%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Data Management
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Functional Programming
4 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 4 (11.76%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) SEO
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Data Entry
7 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) COBOL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) Erlang
4 5 (14.71%) F#
4 5 (14.71%) Scala
5 4 (11.76%) Clojure
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Haskell
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Omniture
2 1 (2.94%) DoubleClick
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Atmel
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos