The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 887 870 902
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 16 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.13% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 5
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £72,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17678 16672 16375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.86% 15.09% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14303 13736 14206
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%

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 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Mathematica Salary Histogram in the UK

Mathematica
Top 2 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 16 £57,500 - 1
London -40 16 £57,500 - 1

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 12 (63.16%) R
3 11 (57.89%) Hadoop
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) C
4 10 (52.63%) PhD
4 10 (52.63%) Stata
4 10 (52.63%) Visualisation
5 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) SPSS
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) MapReduce
8 6 (31.58%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) Physics
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) SAS
8 6 (31.58%) UNIX
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (26.32%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) Derivative
9 5 (26.32%) Biology

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (31.58%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Stata
2 8 (42.11%) SPSS
3 1 (5.26%) Simulink
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Kondor+
1 4 (21.05%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Hadoop
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data
3 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Data Scientist
3 4 (21.05%) Research Scientist
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) MapReduce
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) J2EE
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Visualisation
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
3 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
4 6 (31.58%) Physics
5 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (26.32%) Derivative
5 5 (26.32%) Biology
5 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
6 4 (21.05%) Credit Risk
6 4 (21.05%) Market Risk
6 4 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 4 (21.05%) Equities
6 4 (21.05%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
8 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) UNIX
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
1 7 (36.84%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (31.58%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Numerical Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (5.26%) Market Research
5 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.26%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 12 (63.16%) R
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) C
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Perl
6 7 (36.84%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (21.05%) VBA
9 1 (5.26%) VB
9 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (5.26%) Pascal
9 1 (5.26%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) PhD
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Basel III
1 4 (21.05%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Wall Street Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Algorithmics
1 4 (21.05%) OpenLink
1 4 (21.05%) Murex
1 4 (21.05%) Calypso
1 4 (21.05%) Fidessa
2 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £35k to £55k plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago