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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 872 874 867
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 20 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.049% 0.049% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 15
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £80,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £106,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
40715 44489 41674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.74% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32299 34851 33780
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
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 March 2015 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 13 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 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 20 £57,500 -32.35% 4
London +35 14 £58,750 -30.88% 2
City of London +10 5 £56,000 -34.11% 1
East of England +10 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
South East - 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £56,250 -
Surrey - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Bedford - 1 £22,500 -
Leeds - 1 £19,000 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (79.55%) Statistics
2 35 (79.55%) Degree
3 31 (70.45%) Computer Science
3 31 (70.45%) SQL
4 29 (65.91%) Machine Learning
4 29 (65.91%) Analytics
5 26 (59.09%) R
6 24 (54.55%) Algorithms
6 24 (54.55%) Hadoop
6 24 (54.55%) Python
6 24 (54.55%) PhD
6 24 (54.55%) Finance
7 22 (50.00%) SAS
8 20 (45.45%) Java
8 20 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (43.18%) Big Data
10 18 (40.91%) Visualisation
10 18 (40.91%) Business Analysis
10 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
11 17 (38.64%) Data Mining
11 17 (38.64%) Data Analysis
11 17 (38.64%) Physics
11 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (36.36%) C++
13 15 (34.09%) Economics
13 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
14 14 (31.82%) Linear Regression
14 14 (31.82%) Database Theory
14 14 (31.82%) Relational Database Theory

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) SPSS
2 9 (20.45%) CPLEX
3 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 19 (43.18%) Big Data
3 17 (38.64%) Data Mining
4 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
5 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.36%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.55%) MS Access
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Data Scientist
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Developer
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Data Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 4 (9.09%) WPF Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Statistician
5 2 (4.55%) Graduate
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Statistician
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) CAD Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) WPF
1 4 (9.09%) RHadoop
2 2 (4.55%) WinForms
2 2 (4.55%) D3.js
2 2 (4.55%) MFC
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 35 (79.55%) Statistics
3 31 (70.45%) Computer Science
4 24 (54.55%) Algorithms
5 20 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (40.91%) Visualisation
7 17 (38.64%) Physics
7 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (34.09%) Economics
9 14 (31.82%) Digital Media
10 12 (27.27%) Neural Network
11 9 (20.45%) Chemistry
11 9 (20.45%) Psychology
11 9 (20.45%) Informatics
12 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
14 2 (4.55%) Open Source
14 2 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Machine Learning
1 29 (65.91%) Analytics
2 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
2 18 (40.91%) Business Analysis
3 17 (38.64%) Data Analysis
4 14 (31.82%) Logistic Regression
4 14 (31.82%) Predictive Modelling
4 14 (31.82%) Linear Regression
4 14 (31.82%) Database Theory
4 14 (31.82%) Relational Database Theory
5 12 (27.27%) Bayesian Methods
5 12 (27.27%) Cluster Analysis
6 11 (25.00%) Econometrics
6 11 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
7 10 (22.73%) Statistical Modelling
8 9 (20.45%) Time Series Analysis
8 9 (20.45%) Markov Chain
8 9 (20.45%) Factor Analysis
8 9 (20.45%) Structural Equation Modelling
8 9 (20.45%) Gibbs Sampling
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) R
3 24 (54.55%) Python
4 20 (45.45%) Java
5 16 (36.36%) C++
6 12 (27.27%) MATLAB
7 9 (20.45%) Ruby
7 9 (20.45%) Clojure
8 8 (18.18%) C#
9 7 (15.91%) C
10 2 (4.55%) VBA
11 1 (2.27%) XQuery
11 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Degree
2 24 (54.55%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) MBA
3 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) 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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