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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 861 875 853
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 32 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.072% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 15
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £70,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 - £45,000

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 11 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 August 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 +4 32 £55,000 -31.25% 5
London +13 23 £70,000 -12.50% 4
Cambridge +13 7 £43,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £43,000 - 1
East of England -3 7 £43,000 - 1
City of London +5 2 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £47,500 -
South East - 2 £40,250 -
Oxford - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Surrey - 1 £48,000 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 43 (84.31%) Computer Science
3 37 (72.55%) Statistics
4 34 (66.67%) Algorithms
5 33 (64.71%) Analytics
5 33 (64.71%) Degree
6 32 (62.75%) R
7 30 (58.82%) SQL
8 26 (50.98%) Predictive Modelling
9 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
10 22 (43.14%) Python
10 22 (43.14%) PhD
11 21 (41.18%) Physics
12 18 (35.29%) Statistical Analysis
12 18 (35.29%) Java
12 18 (35.29%) Finance
12 18 (35.29%) Apache Pig
13 17 (33.33%) Apache Hive
13 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (33.33%) Data Mining
14 16 (31.37%) SAS
14 16 (31.37%) Apache Spark
14 16 (31.37%) Machine Learning
14 16 (31.37%) Big Data
15 15 (29.41%) Predictive Analytics
15 15 (29.41%) Visualisation
16 14 (27.45%) Data Analysis
16 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
17 12 (23.53%) Digital Media
17 12 (23.53%) Economics

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (35.29%) Apache Pig
2 16 (31.37%) SAS
2 16 (31.37%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) SPSS
1 6 (11.76%) CPLEX
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 17 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 17 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 16 (31.37%) Big Data
4 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) Mahout
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.88%) Text Mining
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.92%) HBase
7 2 (3.92%) MS Access
7 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Gradle
2 1 (1.96%) Ant
2 1 (1.96%) JUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Retail
3 9 (17.65%) Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Games
5 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.92%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Data Scientist
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Quantitative Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Statistician
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Graduate
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Statistician
7 1 (1.96%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) MLlib
2 8 (15.69%) RHadoop
3 6 (11.76%) D3.js
4 3 (5.88%) scikit-learn
5 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.92%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) .NET
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) Ajax
6 1 (1.96%) JSON
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 43 (84.31%) Computer Science
3 37 (72.55%) Statistics
4 34 (66.67%) Algorithms
5 21 (41.18%) Physics
6 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (29.41%) Visualisation
8 12 (23.53%) Digital Media
8 12 (23.53%) Economics
8 12 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (13.73%) Neural Network
10 5 (9.80%) Chemistry
11 4 (7.84%) Informatics
11 4 (7.84%) Psychology
12 3 (5.88%) Tandem
13 2 (3.92%) Life Science
13 2 (3.92%) Online Games
14 1 (1.96%) FMCG
14 1 (1.96%) Biology
14 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Analytics
2 26 (50.98%) Predictive Modelling
3 18 (35.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 16 (31.37%) Machine Learning
5 15 (29.41%) Predictive Analytics
6 14 (27.45%) Data Analysis
7 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
8 10 (19.61%) Bayesian Methods
8 10 (19.61%) Business Analysis
9 9 (17.65%) Factor Analysis
9 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (17.65%) Econometrics
10 8 (15.69%) Performance Management
10 8 (15.69%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (13.73%) Time Series Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) Logistic Regression
11 7 (13.73%) Operations Research
11 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.76%) Cluster Analysis
12 6 (11.76%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) R
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 22 (43.14%) Python
4 18 (35.29%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) MATLAB
6 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
7 9 (17.65%) C#
8 8 (15.69%) C++
8 8 (15.69%) Ruby
9 7 (13.73%) Scala
10 4 (7.84%) Clojure
10 4 (7.84%) Perl
11 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
11 3 (5.88%) VBA
12 1 (1.96%) Lua
12 1 (1.96%) Fortran
12 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.96%) Pascal
12 1 (1.96%) Delphi
12 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Degree
2 22 (43.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Tableau
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago