The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 51 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 15 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.95% 5.56% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.38% 17.50% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Mathematics
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 200 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.24% 31.80% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 146 136 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Mathematics
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 15 £50,000 +42.85%
Gateshead -11 8 £50,000 - 1
Sunderland -13 5 £57,500 +70.37%
Mathematics
North East

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 35 (66.04%) C++
2 33 (62.26%) Games
2 33 (62.26%) Software Engineering
3 32 (60.38%) Degree
4 29 (54.72%) Computer Science
5 28 (52.83%) 3D Graphics
5 28 (52.83%) C#
6 26 (49.06%) OpenGL
6 26 (49.06%) DirectX
6 26 (49.06%) HLSL
6 26 (49.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 22 (41.51%) PhD
7 22 (41.51%) Physics
8 20 (37.74%) Multithreading
8 20 (37.74%) Banking
9 19 (35.85%) Algorithms
10 18 (33.96%) 3D Programming
10 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
11 17 (32.08%) Java
12 13 (24.53%) Mobile Commerce
12 13 (24.53%) Android
12 13 (24.53%) Mobile Banking
12 13 (24.53%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
13 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (15.09%) UML
13 8 (15.09%) GLSL
14 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
14 7 (13.21%) Billing
15 5 (9.43%) OO

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (1.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JUnit
1 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (62.26%) Games
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Software Engineer
2 18 (33.96%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (26.42%) Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Graduate
5 10 (18.87%) C++ Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Software Programmer
6 8 (15.09%) C++ Programmer
6 8 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Programmer
6 8 (15.09%) Graphics Programmer
6 8 (15.09%) Graphics Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Junior
10 1 (1.89%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) OpenGL
1 26 (49.06%) DirectX
1 26 (49.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (9.43%) iOS SDK
3 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) WinForms
4 1 (1.89%) WPF
4 1 (1.89%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Computer Science
2 28 (52.83%) 3D Graphics
3 22 (41.51%) Physics
4 19 (35.85%) Algorithms
5 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
6 13 (24.53%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (24.53%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (3.77%) CUDA
10 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Android
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Software Engineering
2 20 (37.74%) Multithreading
3 18 (33.96%) 3D Programming
4 13 (24.53%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (15.09%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.89%) OOP
9 1 (1.89%) MVC
9 1 (1.89%) Scrum
9 1 (1.89%) Web Design
9 1 (1.89%) OOD
9 1 (1.89%) TDD
9 1 (1.89%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Electronic Design Automation
9 1 (1.89%) Web Development
9 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) C++
2 28 (52.83%) C#
3 26 (49.06%) HLSL
4 17 (32.08%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) GLSL
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) Delphi
6 1 (1.89%) Fortran
6 1 (1.89%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) Degree
2 22 (41.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
1 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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