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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 861 872 841
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 20 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.048% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 29
Average salary £58,750 £85,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £81,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 - £50,000

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
40306 41793 41082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.67% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32252 32348 33679
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 20 £58,750 -30.88% 3
London +8 11 £58,750 -30.88% 2
South East - 5 - -
City of London +2 4 £55,000 -42.10% 1
East of England +1 4 £56,250 - 1
Surrey - 3 - -
Staines - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Bedford - 1 £22,500 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 35 (81.40%) Statistics
3 32 (74.42%) Degree
4 31 (72.09%) Computer Science
4 31 (72.09%) Machine Learning
4 31 (72.09%) Analytics
5 30 (69.77%) SQL
6 27 (62.79%) Python
7 26 (60.47%) PhD
7 26 (60.47%) Algorithms
7 26 (60.47%) Hadoop
8 25 (58.14%) SAS
8 25 (58.14%) Finance
9 23 (53.49%) R
10 21 (48.84%) Big Data
10 21 (48.84%) Visualisation
10 21 (48.84%) Java
10 21 (48.84%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (46.51%) Data Mining
12 19 (44.19%) C++
12 19 (44.19%) Data Modelling
12 19 (44.19%) Business Analysis
13 18 (41.86%) Economics
13 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
14 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (39.53%) Linear Regression
14 17 (39.53%) Database Theory
14 17 (39.53%) Relational Database Theory
14 17 (39.53%) Predictive Modelling
14 17 (39.53%) Data Analysis

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (58.14%) SAS
2 15 (34.88%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) SPSS
2 12 (27.91%) CPLEX
3 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) Hadoop
2 21 (48.84%) Big Data
3 20 (46.51%) Data Mining
4 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Data Scientist
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Developer
2 5 (11.63%) Data Architect
3 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
3 4 (9.30%) WPF Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Graduate
5 1 (2.33%) Junior
5 1 (2.33%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) 3D Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) CAD Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) WPF
2 2 (4.65%) D3.js
2 2 (4.65%) RHadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MFC
2 2 (4.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 35 (81.40%) Statistics
3 31 (72.09%) Computer Science
4 26 (60.47%) Algorithms
5 21 (48.84%) Visualisation
5 21 (48.84%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (41.86%) Economics
7 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (37.21%) Physics
9 15 (34.88%) Neural Network
10 14 (32.56%) Digital Media
11 13 (30.23%) Informatics
12 12 (27.91%) Chemistry
12 12 (27.91%) Psychology
13 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
15 2 (4.65%) Open Source
15 2 (4.65%) 3D Graphics
16 1 (2.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Machine Learning
1 31 (72.09%) Analytics
2 19 (44.19%) Data Modelling
2 19 (44.19%) Business Analysis
3 17 (39.53%) Data Analysis
3 17 (39.53%) Logistic Regression
3 17 (39.53%) Predictive Modelling
3 17 (39.53%) Linear Regression
3 17 (39.53%) Database Theory
3 17 (39.53%) Relational Database Theory
4 15 (34.88%) Bayesian Methods
4 15 (34.88%) Cluster Analysis
5 14 (32.56%) Monte Carlo Method
6 13 (30.23%) Bioinformatics
6 13 (30.23%) Econometrics
7 12 (27.91%) Statistical Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) Biostatistics
7 12 (27.91%) Time Series Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) Markov Chain
7 12 (27.91%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Python
3 23 (53.49%) R
4 21 (48.84%) Java
5 19 (44.19%) C++
6 14 (32.56%) MATLAB
7 12 (27.91%) Ruby
7 12 (27.91%) Clojure
8 7 (16.28%) C
9 6 (13.95%) C#
10 1 (2.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) Degree
2 26 (60.47%) PhD
3 2 (4.65%) MBA
4 1 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Tableau
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Informatica
2 1 (2.33%) Teradata
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