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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 56 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 19 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.08% 1.71% 2.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.95% 5.65% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 13
Average salary £52,500 £19,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+169.23% -51.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £35,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
239 230 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.80% 30.22% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 208 195 207
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +5 5 £80,000 +310.25%
Stafford -5 5 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £21,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £22,500 -
Mathematics
West Midlands

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (64.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Degree
3 14 (56.00%) Haskell
3 14 (56.00%) Erlang
3 14 (56.00%) Scala
3 14 (56.00%) Functional Programming
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) .NET
5 11 (44.00%) C++
6 10 (40.00%) Middleware
7 9 (36.00%) Low Latency
8 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
8 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (32.00%) Internet
8 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) Physics
9 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Riak
10 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
10 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (20.00%) F#
10 5 (20.00%) MOM
10 5 (20.00%) Games
10 5 (20.00%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (20.00%) Riak
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Scientist
4 3 (12.00%) Software Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
2 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (28.00%) Physics
3 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Functional Programming
2 9 (36.00%) Low Latency
3 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) Haskell
2 14 (56.00%) Erlang
2 14 (56.00%) Scala
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) F#
6 3 (12.00%) COBOL
6 3 (12.00%) R
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) Citrix
1 2 (8.00%) VMware