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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 879 878 866
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 16 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.049% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 13
Average salary £38,436 £55,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.11% -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -

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
17534 16484 17177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.38% 15.24% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14138 13651 14524
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

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
Top 12 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 20 October 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
(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 -4 15 £38,436 -30.11% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 6 - -
East of England -18 6 - -
Cambridge - 6 - -
South East - 5 £45,000 - 1
London +7 4 £38,436 -31.66%
Kent - 3 £45,000 - 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) MATLAB
2 18 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 16 (72.73%) C++
4 15 (68.18%) Java
4 15 (68.18%) Python
5 13 (59.09%) PhD
5 13 (59.09%) Statistics
6 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
7 11 (50.00%) R
7 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (45.45%) Degree
9 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
9 8 (36.36%) Physics
9 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
9 8 (36.36%) Perl
10 7 (31.82%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
11 6 (27.27%) Bayesian Methods
11 6 (27.27%) Knowledge Discovery
11 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (27.27%) C
11 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 6 (27.27%) Internet
12 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
12 5 (22.73%) Analytics
13 4 (18.18%) Big Data
13 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
13 4 (18.18%) Git (software)

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Stata
2 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.09%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) LabVIEW
2 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.09%) Trac
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Military
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Programmer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Research Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Research Scientist
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.09%) OpenCV
2 2 (9.09%) OpenMP
2 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (9.09%) SciPy
2 2 (9.09%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 13 (59.09%) Statistics
3 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
4 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (36.36%) Physics
4 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) GPGPU
6 2 (9.09%) Social Network
6 2 (9.09%) Cybernetics
6 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Grid Computing
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
7 1 (4.55%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (4.55%) Derivative
7 1 (4.55%) Biology
7 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning
3 6 (27.27%) Bayesian Methods
3 6 (27.27%) Knowledge Discovery
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Numerical Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) MapReduce
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Communications Security
7 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Image Processing
7 2 (9.09%) Information Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) MATLAB
2 16 (72.73%) C++
3 15 (68.18%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) R
5 8 (36.36%) Perl
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) C
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) PhD
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Intel
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
1 2 (9.09%) ANSYS
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