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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 871 868 843
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 26 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.020% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.051% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 32
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £46,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+27.02% +68.18%

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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 17 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 19 December 2014. 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 -1 23 £65,000 +36.84% 6
London +22 11 £75,000 +25.00% 1
East of England -16 6 £60,000 +33.33% 3
City of London +23 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South East +7 3 - - 1
Cambridge -2 3 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -10 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £62,500 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £33,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 42 (79.25%) Degree
3 40 (75.47%) Analytics
4 39 (73.58%) Statistics
5 37 (69.81%) Computer Science
6 34 (64.15%) PhD
7 33 (62.26%) Algorithms
7 33 (62.26%) SQL
8 31 (58.49%) Python
9 30 (56.60%) R
9 30 (56.60%) Finance
10 28 (52.83%) Big Data
10 28 (52.83%) Data Analysis
11 27 (50.94%) Hadoop
11 27 (50.94%) C++
11 27 (50.94%) Predictive Modelling
12 26 (49.06%) Bayesian Methods
12 26 (49.06%) Data Modelling
12 26 (49.06%) Business Analysis
12 26 (49.06%) SAS
13 25 (47.17%) Visualisation
13 25 (47.17%) Economics
13 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
13 25 (47.17%) Data Mining
13 25 (47.17%) Machine Learning
13 25 (47.17%) Java
14 24 (45.28%) Linear Regression
14 24 (45.28%) Database Theory
14 24 (45.28%) Relational Database Theory
14 24 (45.28%) SPSS

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (49.06%) SAS
2 20 (37.74%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (45.28%) SPSS
2 21 (39.62%) CPLEX
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) Big Data
2 27 (50.94%) Hadoop
3 25 (47.17%) Data Mining
3 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.77%) French Language
6 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Automotive
6 1 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Data Scientist
2 6 (11.32%) Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Consultant
2 6 (11.32%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
3 4 (7.55%) Statistician
3 4 (7.55%) WPF Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
4 3 (5.66%) Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Programmer
6 1 (1.89%) Market Risk Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) CAD Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) WPF
2 4 (7.55%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.77%) RHadoop
3 2 (3.77%) MFC
3 2 (3.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 39 (73.58%) Statistics
3 37 (69.81%) Computer Science
4 33 (62.26%) Algorithms
5 25 (47.17%) Visualisation
5 25 (47.17%) Economics
6 24 (45.28%) Physics
7 23 (43.40%) Digital Media
8 22 (41.51%) Neural Network
9 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (35.85%) Artificial Intelligence
11 18 (33.96%) Informatics
12 17 (32.08%) Chemistry
12 17 (32.08%) Psychology
13 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (7.55%) Open Source
14 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
15 1 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
15 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 1 (1.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Analytics
2 28 (52.83%) Data Analysis
3 27 (50.94%) Predictive Modelling
4 26 (49.06%) Business Analysis
4 26 (49.06%) Data Modelling
4 26 (49.06%) Bayesian Methods
5 25 (47.17%) Machine Learning
6 24 (45.28%) Logistic Regression
6 24 (45.28%) Linear Regression
6 24 (45.28%) Database Theory
6 24 (45.28%) Relational Database Theory
7 22 (41.51%) Cluster Analysis
8 21 (39.62%) Time Series Analysis
8 21 (39.62%) Markov Chain
8 21 (39.62%) Factor Analysis
8 21 (39.62%) Structural Equation Modelling
9 18 (33.96%) Bioinformatics
9 18 (33.96%) Econometrics
10 17 (32.08%) Statistical Analysis
10 17 (32.08%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) Python
3 30 (56.60%) R
4 27 (50.94%) C++
5 25 (47.17%) Java
6 23 (43.40%) MATLAB
7 17 (32.08%) Ruby
7 17 (32.08%) Clojure
8 10 (18.87%) C
9 8 (15.09%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) Fortran
10 1 (1.89%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (79.25%) Degree
2 34 (64.15%) PhD
3 6 (11.32%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.77%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) IAS 39
1 1 (1.89%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
1 2 (3.77%) Informatica
1 2 (3.77%) Teradata
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