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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 881 848 898
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +50
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 23 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.073% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 9
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +72.72%

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
42790 42660 45407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.61% 39.43% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33752 34664 37858
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 15 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 21 October 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
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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 -25 21 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Cambridge +1 9 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 9 - -
East of England -14 9 - - 1
London -21 9 £65,000 +44.44% 1
City of London -2 8 £65,000 +44.44%
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £32,500 - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 2

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 48 (82.76%) Degree
3 47 (81.03%) Statistics
4 43 (74.14%) Python
4 43 (74.14%) PhD
5 41 (70.69%) SQL
6 40 (68.97%) Algorithms
6 40 (68.97%) Economics
7 39 (67.24%) Analytics
7 39 (67.24%) Visualisation
8 38 (65.52%) Hadoop
8 38 (65.52%) R
8 38 (65.52%) C++
9 37 (63.79%) Bayesian Methods
10 36 (62.07%) Predictive Modelling
11 35 (60.34%) Big Data
11 35 (60.34%) SAS
11 35 (60.34%) Data Mining
12 34 (58.62%) Finance
12 34 (58.62%) Time Series Analysis
13 33 (56.90%) Markov Chain
13 33 (56.90%) Factor Analysis
13 33 (56.90%) Structural Equation Modelling
13 33 (56.90%) Logistic Regression
13 33 (56.90%) Cluster Analysis
13 33 (56.90%) CPLEX
13 33 (56.90%) Data Analysis
13 33 (56.90%) MATLAB
14 31 (53.45%) Data Modelling
15 29 (50.00%) SPSS

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 35 (60.34%) SAS
2 17 (29.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (56.90%) CPLEX
2 29 (50.00%) SPSS
3 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (65.52%) Hadoop
2 35 (60.34%) Big Data
2 35 (60.34%) Data Mining
3 29 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (58.62%) Finance
2 29 (50.00%) Retail
3 7 (12.07%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.17%) French Language
5 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Automotive
7 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Data Scientist
2 6 (10.34%) Principal Consultant
2 6 (10.34%) Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Statistician
5 3 (5.17%) Quantitative Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (1.72%) 3D Software Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Programmer
7 1 (1.72%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) MFC
2 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 47 (81.03%) Statistics
3 40 (68.97%) Algorithms
3 40 (68.97%) Economics
4 39 (67.24%) Visualisation
5 29 (50.00%) Neural Network
5 29 (50.00%) Digital Media
6 24 (41.38%) Computer Science
7 19 (32.76%) Physics
8 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (24.14%) Informatics
10 13 (22.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (22.41%) Chemistry
10 13 (22.41%) Psychology
11 4 (6.90%) Open Source
12 3 (5.17%) Derivative
12 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
12 3 (5.17%) Market Risk
12 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (5.17%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Analytics
2 37 (63.79%) Bayesian Methods
3 36 (62.07%) Predictive Modelling
4 34 (58.62%) Time Series Analysis
5 33 (56.90%) Markov Chain
5 33 (56.90%) Factor Analysis
5 33 (56.90%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 33 (56.90%) Logistic Regression
5 33 (56.90%) Cluster Analysis
5 33 (56.90%) Data Analysis
6 31 (53.45%) Data Modelling
7 29 (50.00%) Business Analysis
8 17 (29.31%) Statistical Analysis
9 14 (24.14%) Machine Learning
9 14 (24.14%) Bioinformatics
10 13 (22.41%) Econometrics
10 13 (22.41%) Biostatistics
10 13 (22.41%) Monte Carlo Method
10 13 (22.41%) Gibbs Sampling
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) Python
2 41 (70.69%) SQL
3 38 (65.52%) R
3 38 (65.52%) C++
4 33 (56.90%) MATLAB
5 21 (36.21%) Java
6 17 (29.31%) Clojure
6 17 (29.31%) Ruby
7 6 (10.34%) C
8 2 (3.45%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) Fortran
9 1 (1.72%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 48 (82.76%) Degree
2 43 (74.14%) PhD
3 6 (10.34%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Basel III
1 3 (5.17%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Teradata
1 2 (3.45%) Informatica
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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