The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 885 901 875
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.046% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 2
Average salary £48,000 £65,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £135,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £50,000

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
15494 17411 16076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.20% 15.26% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12733 13798 13341
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +20 19 £48,000 -26.15% 1
London +13 16 £60,000 -7.69% 1
City of London - 10 £46,000 -
South East +11 3 £35,000 -
Oxford - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £35,000 -

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 32 (96.97%) MATLAB
2 30 (90.91%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) R
3 23 (69.70%) Analytics
3 23 (69.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (66.67%) Scala
5 21 (63.64%) Derivative
5 21 (63.64%) Finance
5 21 (63.64%) Fixed Income
6 19 (57.58%) NumPy
7 18 (54.55%) Equities
7 18 (54.55%) C++
8 17 (51.52%) Functional Programming
9 15 (45.45%) Market Risk
10 14 (42.42%) Python
11 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 11 (33.33%) Degree
12 9 (27.27%) .NET
12 9 (27.27%) SQL
13 8 (24.24%) Perl
13 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
13 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
14 7 (21.21%) C#
14 7 (21.21%) SAS
14 7 (21.21%) SPSS
15 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
15 6 (18.18%) Statistics
16 5 (15.15%) Banking
16 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) SAS
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SPSS
2 1 (3.03%) Maple
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Hive
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) Mahout
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) NumPy
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) JDBC
3 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) Java EE
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
4 2 (6.06%) JMS
4 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) SciPy
5 1 (3.03%) D3.js
5 1 (3.03%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (63.64%) Fixed Income
2 21 (63.64%) Derivative
3 18 (54.55%) Equities
4 15 (45.45%) Market Risk
5 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
8 6 (18.18%) Statistics
9 5 (15.15%) Physics
10 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (9.09%) Exotic Derivative
11 3 (9.09%) Hedge funds
12 1 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (3.03%) Neural Network
12 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Analytics
2 17 (51.52%) Functional Programming
3 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
3 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Linear Algebra
5 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.09%) Market Making
5 3 (9.09%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Complex Event Processing
7 1 (3.03%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.03%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) MATLAB
2 30 (90.91%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) R
3 22 (66.67%) Scala
4 18 (54.55%) C++
5 14 (42.42%) Python
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Perl
8 7 (21.21%) C#
9 4 (12.12%) C
9 4 (12.12%) AWK
9 4 (12.12%) Ruby
9 4 (12.12%) sed
10 3 (9.09%) VB
11 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.03%) F#
11 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
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