The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 906 951 985
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +34
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 17 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.083% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 15
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £89,000 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13548 15692 17889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.58% 14.68% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11171 12599 14576
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Mathematica as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mathematica
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK.

Mathematica Salary Trend in the UK

Mathematica
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematica over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Mathematica Salary Histogram in the UK

Mathematica
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +19 15 £60,000 -7.69% 1
London +25 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South East +10 6 £45,000 -
Oxford - 6 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
City of London +38 3 £65,000 -31.57%

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 32 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 29 (90.63%) R
3 22 (68.75%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) Python
5 19 (59.38%) Scala
5 19 (59.38%) Degree
5 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
6 16 (50.00%) C++
6 16 (50.00%) Machine Learning
7 15 (46.88%) Big Data
7 15 (46.88%) Algorithms
7 15 (46.88%) MySQL
8 13 (40.63%) Perl
8 13 (40.63%) Analytics
9 12 (37.50%) Statistics
10 11 (34.38%) Finance
11 10 (31.25%) NumPy
12 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 8 (25.00%) SQL
12 8 (25.00%) PhD
13 7 (21.88%) JMS
13 7 (21.88%) C
13 7 (21.88%) JDBC
13 7 (21.88%) Data Mining
13 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
13 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
13 7 (21.88%) Equities
13 7 (21.88%) Banking
13 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive

Mathematica
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 5 (15.63%) Apache Pig
1 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Big Data
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive
3 7 (21.88%) Data Mining
3 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
4 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 4 (12.50%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) C++ Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Data Scientist
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (6.25%) Graduate
7 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) NumPy
2 7 (21.88%) Apache Flex
2 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
2 7 (21.88%) JDBC
2 7 (21.88%) JMS
2 7 (21.88%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (21.88%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) OpenCL
3 3 (9.38%) OpenGL
3 3 (9.38%) Pandas
3 3 (9.38%) QML
3 3 (9.38%) Qt
3 3 (9.38%) SciPy
4 1 (3.13%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (46.88%) Algorithms
3 12 (37.50%) Statistics
4 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.88%) Derivative
4 7 (21.88%) Equities
4 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
4 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (21.88%) Market Risk
4 7 (21.88%) Neural Network
5 5 (15.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.38%) CUDA
6 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.25%) Physics
8 1 (3.13%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 13 (40.63%) Analytics
3 7 (21.88%) Functional Programming
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) DNA
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Complex Event Processing
7 1 (3.13%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.13%) Econometrics
7 1 (3.13%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Research
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 29 (90.63%) R
3 22 (68.75%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) Python
5 19 (59.38%) Scala
6 16 (50.00%) C++
7 13 (40.63%) Perl
8 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) C
10 3 (9.38%) GLSL
10 3 (9.38%) Julia
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Actimize
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau