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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 894 893 872
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 20 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.059% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 12
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +150.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £85,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £117,250 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,750 £42,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +28.78%

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
42704 47587 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.82% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33700 37640 34723
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 12 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 28 April 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
England +18 20 £70,000 -17.64% 1
London +30 16 £70,000 -17.64% 1
City of London +37 6 £56,000 -34.11% 1
South East - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
East of England +10 1 £22,500 -47.05%
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Bedford - 1 £22,500 -
Leeds - 1 £19,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 38 (86.36%) Statistics
3 36 (81.82%) Degree
4 35 (79.55%) SQL
5 31 (70.45%) Computer Science
5 31 (70.45%) Analytics
6 29 (65.91%) Machine Learning
7 28 (63.64%) R
7 28 (63.64%) Hadoop
8 25 (56.82%) Python
8 25 (56.82%) Algorithms
9 24 (54.55%) Finance
10 23 (52.27%) PhD
11 22 (50.00%) SAS
12 21 (47.73%) Artificial Intelligence
12 21 (47.73%) Big Data
13 20 (45.45%) Business Analysis
13 20 (45.45%) Data Modelling
14 19 (43.18%) Java
14 19 (43.18%) Visualisation
15 18 (40.91%) Data Mining
16 16 (36.36%) Data Analysis
16 16 (36.36%) Predictive Modelling
16 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (34.09%) Economics
18 14 (31.82%) C++
18 14 (31.82%) Digital Media
18 14 (31.82%) Apache Pig
18 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
18 14 (31.82%) Physics

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (50.00%) SAS
2 14 (31.82%) Apache Pig
3 9 (20.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) SPSS
2 8 (18.18%) CPLEX
3 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) Hadoop
2 21 (47.73%) Big Data
3 18 (40.91%) Data Mining
4 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
5 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
6 8 (18.18%) Apache Hive
7 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.55%) HBase
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) French Language
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Data Scientist
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Data Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Developer
3 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
3 3 (6.82%) WPF Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Statistician
4 2 (4.55%) Statistician
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (2.27%) Junior
5 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) RHadoop
2 3 (6.82%) D3.js
2 3 (6.82%) WPF
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.27%) MFC
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 38 (86.36%) Statistics
3 31 (70.45%) Computer Science
4 25 (56.82%) Algorithms
5 21 (47.73%) Artificial Intelligence
6 19 (43.18%) Visualisation
7 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (34.09%) Economics
9 14 (31.82%) Physics
9 14 (31.82%) Digital Media
10 11 (25.00%) Neural Network
11 6 (13.64%) Chemistry
11 6 (13.64%) Psychology
11 6 (13.64%) Informatics
12 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
12 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (6.82%) Open Source
13 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Analytics
2 29 (65.91%) Machine Learning
3 20 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 20 (45.45%) Business Analysis
4 16 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 16 (36.36%) Predictive Modelling
5 13 (29.55%) Logistic Regression
5 13 (29.55%) Linear Regression
5 13 (29.55%) Database Theory
5 13 (29.55%) Relational Database Theory
6 11 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 11 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
7 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
8 9 (20.45%) Operations Research
8 9 (20.45%) Monte Carlo Method
9 8 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
9 8 (18.18%) Performance Management
9 8 (18.18%) Econometrics
9 8 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 28 (63.64%) R
3 25 (56.82%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) Java
5 14 (31.82%) C++
6 10 (22.73%) MATLAB
6 10 (22.73%) C#
7 6 (13.64%) C
7 6 (13.64%) Ruby
7 6 (13.64%) Clojure
8 2 (4.55%) VBA
9 1 (2.27%) XQuery
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Degree
2 23 (52.27%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Tableau
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
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