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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 899 947 970
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +23
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 41 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.018% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.095% 0.045% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 11
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £19,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+123.68% -55.29%

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
43286 44788 49537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.22% 40.54% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34999 35315 39381
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Applied Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 36 £50,000 -28.57% 4
London +32 33 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Scotland - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £41,250 -
City of London +57 2 £47,500 -15.17%
Yorkshire +7 1 £65,000 +242.10%
South West - 1 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £65,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 103 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 75 (72.82%) Computer Science
3 71 (68.93%) Degree
4 63 (61.17%) Statistics
5 61 (59.22%) Analytics
6 57 (55.34%) Hadoop
7 55 (53.40%) Python
8 54 (52.43%) R
9 53 (51.46%) Java
10 52 (50.49%) Machine Learning
11 50 (48.54%) Apache Spark
12 48 (46.60%) Big Data
12 48 (46.60%) SQL
13 45 (43.69%) Algorithms
14 44 (42.72%) PhD
15 32 (31.07%) C++
16 29 (28.16%) Scala
17 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
18 27 (26.21%) Open Source
19 26 (25.24%) Apache Hive
20 25 (24.27%) Software Engineering
21 24 (23.30%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (23.30%) Finance
22 22 (21.36%) OO
23 19 (18.45%) Predictive Modelling
23 19 (18.45%) J2SE
23 19 (18.45%) Pharmaceutical
24 18 (17.48%) C#
24 18 (17.48%) Visualisation
25 16 (15.53%) Bayesian Methods

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (48.54%) Apache Spark
2 16 (15.53%) SAS
3 12 (11.65%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.85%) Apache
5 4 (3.88%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) SPSS
2 7 (6.80%) Stata
3 2 (1.94%) Simulink
4 1 (0.97%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (55.34%) Hadoop
2 48 (46.60%) Big Data
3 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
4 26 (25.24%) Apache Hive
5 14 (13.59%) Data Mining
6 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
7 10 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (8.74%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.88%) Hazelcast
9 4 (3.88%) Mahout
9 4 (3.88%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.91%) Flink
11 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.94%) HBase
12 1 (0.97%) QlikView
12 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.97%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.97%) Hudson
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) Maven
3 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 19 (18.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (10.68%) Marketing
4 8 (7.77%) Games
4 8 (7.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Advertising
7 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (46.60%) Data Scientist
2 36 (34.95%) Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Java Developer
4 20 (19.42%) Senior Data Scientist
5 10 (9.71%) GUI Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Java GUI Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Polyglot Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Qualitative Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Quantitative Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark Developer
9 2 (1.94%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) J2SE
2 14 (13.59%) D3.js
3 11 (10.68%) MLlib
4 8 (7.77%) RHadoop
4 8 (7.77%) scikit-learn
5 6 (5.83%) Pandas
5 6 (5.83%) SciPy
6 4 (3.88%) .NET
6 4 (3.88%) HTML
7 3 (2.91%) Ajax
7 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.91%) CSS
7 3 (2.91%) jQuery
7 3 (2.91%) NumPy
7 3 (2.91%) REST
8 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.94%) ADO.NET
8 2 (1.94%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 75 (72.82%) Computer Science
3 63 (61.17%) Statistics
4 45 (43.69%) Algorithms
5 18 (17.48%) Visualisation
6 15 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (13.59%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (9.71%) Fintech
9 8 (7.77%) Digital Media
9 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
9 8 (7.77%) Physics
10 7 (6.80%) Derivative
10 7 (6.80%) Market Risk
11 6 (5.83%) Informatics
12 5 (4.85%) Hedge funds
13 4 (3.88%) Credit Risk
13 4 (3.88%) Economics
13 4 (3.88%) User Experience
14 3 (2.91%) Exotic Derivative
14 3 (2.91%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.22%) Analytics
2 52 (50.49%) Machine Learning
3 27 (26.21%) Open Source
4 25 (24.27%) Software Engineering
5 24 (23.30%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (21.36%) OO
7 19 (18.45%) Predictive Modelling
8 16 (15.53%) Bayesian Methods
9 15 (14.56%) Data Modelling
10 13 (12.62%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (11.65%) Business Analysis
11 12 (11.65%) Monte Carlo Method
12 10 (9.71%) Predictive Analytics
12 10 (9.71%) Use Case
12 10 (9.71%) Workflow
13 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (7.77%) Performance Management
14 8 (7.77%) Statistical Modelling
15 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
15 7 (6.80%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.40%) Python
2 54 (52.43%) R
3 53 (51.46%) Java
4 48 (46.60%) SQL
5 32 (31.07%) C++
6 29 (28.16%) Scala
7 18 (17.48%) C#
8 16 (15.53%) MATLAB
9 9 (8.74%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.74%) Shell Script
10 7 (6.80%) Perl
11 6 (5.83%) C
12 3 (2.91%) Cython
13 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.97%) Lua
14 1 (0.97%) Ruby
14 1 (0.97%) VB
14 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (68.93%) Degree
2 44 (42.72%) PhD
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) ISO26262
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.97%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
1 11 (10.68%) Tableau
2 8 (7.77%) Greenplum
3 4 (3.88%) Hortonworks
4 3 (2.91%) IBM
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 2 (1.94%) Cognos
6 1 (0.97%) Google
6 1 (0.97%) MathWorks
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