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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 50 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.24% 0.64% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.93% 2.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.69% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
202 189 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.27% 30.05% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 161 155 185
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Stafford +2 5 - -
Stoke-on-Trent +12 4 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +6 1 £40,000 +53.84%
Mathematics
West Midlands

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 23 (67.65%) Degree
2 21 (61.76%) UNIX
3 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (55.88%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Java
6 11 (32.35%) Linux
6 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
6 11 (32.35%) Internet
6 11 (32.35%) Middleware
6 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
7 10 (29.41%) Low Latency
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (26.47%) Erlang
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (23.53%) C#
9 8 (23.53%) F#
9 8 (23.53%) Scala
9 8 (23.53%) Functional Programming
9 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
10 7 (20.59%) Clojure
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) .NET
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.59%) Data Management
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
1 11 (32.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) MI Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Software Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Tester
4 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Middleware
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.76%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) Physics
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) UNIX
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
3 10 (29.41%) Low Latency
4 8 (23.53%) Functional Programming
5 7 (20.59%) Data Management
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) OO
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) OOD
9 2 (5.88%) MVC
10 1 (2.94%) Validation
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) Erlang
4 8 (23.53%) F#
4 8 (23.53%) Scala
4 8 (23.53%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) Clojure
6 6 (17.65%) COBOL
7 5 (14.71%) C++
7 5 (14.71%) Haskell
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.94%) Fortran
9 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft