The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Applied Mathematics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 872 927 916
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -11
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 62 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.022% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.054% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 11
Average salary £53,750 £60,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,050 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £76,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +18.42%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43083 42816 42062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34581 34631 32783
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applied Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Trend in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
England +38 61 £55,000 -8.33% 7
London +45 53 £53,750 -28.33% 6
South East +20 4 £63,750 -
Hampshire - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +58 2 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £82,500 +106.25%
East of England -6 2 £82,500 +37.50%
Edinburgh - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £82,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £21,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £21,500 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics.

1 120 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 95 (79.17%) Computer Science
3 71 (59.17%) Statistics
4 67 (55.83%) Java
5 66 (55.00%) Degree
6 63 (52.50%) Analytics
7 60 (50.00%) Algorithms
8 57 (47.50%) Machine Learning
9 56 (46.67%) Python
10 55 (45.83%) SQL
11 51 (42.50%) Hadoop
11 51 (42.50%) R
12 48 (40.00%) PhD
13 43 (35.83%) Apache Spark
14 38 (31.67%) Scala
15 36 (30.00%) Finance
16 32 (26.67%) Shell Script
16 32 (26.67%) Big Data
17 31 (25.83%) Linux
17 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
18 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (24.17%) NoSQL
19 29 (24.17%) Apache Hive
20 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (23.33%) Software Engineering
21 27 (22.50%) C++
21 27 (22.50%) Predictive Modelling
22 26 (21.67%) Tableau
23 25 (20.83%) Open Source
23 25 (20.83%) Data Modelling

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (35.83%) Apache Spark
2 23 (19.17%) Apache Pig
3 11 (9.17%) Node.js
4 10 (8.33%) SAS
5 8 (6.67%) Apache
6 4 (3.33%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) SPSS
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Simulink
2 1 (0.83%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) PaaS
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) HTTP
1 7 (5.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.50%) Hadoop
2 32 (26.67%) Big Data
3 29 (24.17%) Apache Hive
3 29 (24.17%) NoSQL
4 20 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 13 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.33%) Hazelcast
7 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (5.83%) Mahout
9 5 (4.17%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.50%) Flink
11 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.67%) HBase
11 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.83%) DB2
12 1 (0.83%) MySQL
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.83%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Maven
2 11 (9.17%) Ant
2 11 (9.17%) Gradle
2 11 (9.17%) JUnit
3 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.00%) VTune
5 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.83%) Hudson
5 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.83%) Selenium
5 1 (0.83%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (9.17%) Marketing
4 10 (8.33%) Retail
5 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Games
5 5 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (38.33%) Data Scientist
2 35 (29.17%) Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Senior Data Scientist
5 10 (8.33%) Polyglot Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 6 (5.00%) GUI Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Java GUI Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (2.50%) HR Manager
8 3 (2.50%) Information Manager
8 3 (2.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 2 (1.67%) Data Analytics Manager
9 2 (1.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark Developer
10 1 (0.83%) Big Data Architect
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded Engineer
10 1 (0.83%) Hadoop Developer
10 1 (0.83%) R Developer
10 1 (0.83%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.67%) HTML
2 19 (15.83%) AngularJS
2 19 (15.83%) D3.js
3 14 (11.67%) MLlib
4 12 (10.00%) J2SE
5 11 (9.17%) HTML5
5 11 (9.17%) JSON
5 11 (9.17%) RESTful
5 11 (9.17%) scikit-learn
6 10 (8.33%) RHadoop
7 8 (6.67%) CSS
8 7 (5.83%) Ajax
8 7 (5.83%) jQuery
8 7 (5.83%) REST
9 3 (2.50%) Pandas
9 3 (2.50%) SciPy
10 1 (0.83%) Kafka
10 1 (0.83%) MEAN Stack
10 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.83%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 120 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 95 (79.17%) Computer Science
3 71 (59.17%) Statistics
4 60 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (19.17%) Visualisation
7 22 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (14.17%) Physics
9 14 (11.67%) Management Information System
10 10 (8.33%) Digital Media
11 9 (7.50%) Derivative
12 8 (6.67%) Neural Network
13 6 (5.00%) Data Structures
14 5 (4.17%) Equities
15 4 (3.33%) Credit Risk
15 4 (3.33%) Fintech
15 4 (3.33%) Life Science
15 4 (3.33%) Market Risk
15 4 (3.33%) Online Games
15 4 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
2 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.00%) Solaris
4 5 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.50%) Analytics
2 57 (47.50%) Machine Learning
3 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 27 (22.50%) Predictive Modelling
5 25 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 25 (20.83%) Open Source
6 23 (19.17%) Bayesian Methods
7 16 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
7 16 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
8 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
9 14 (11.67%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (10.00%) Data Analytics
10 12 (10.00%) OO
10 12 (10.00%) TDD
11 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.17%) Data Security
11 11 (9.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.83%) Java
2 56 (46.67%) Python
3 55 (45.83%) SQL
4 51 (42.50%) R
5 38 (31.67%) Scala
6 32 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
8 27 (22.50%) C++
9 19 (15.83%) C
10 17 (14.17%) C#
11 15 (12.50%) Perl
12 9 (7.50%) MATLAB
13 4 (3.33%) Ruby
14 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.83%) Lua
Qualifications
1 66 (55.00%) Degree
2 48 (40.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) Basel III
2 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.83%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.83%) MISRA
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (21.67%) Tableau
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle
4 10 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (2.50%) Cognos
5 3 (2.50%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.83%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.83%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago