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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wolfram Research Mathematica
UK
Rank - 900 925
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 0 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Applications category - 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 17
Median salary - £72,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +81.25%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
10679 13737 16668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.67% 13.89% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8860 11125 13711
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) Haskell
1 6 (85.71%) F#
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
1 6 (85.71%) Clojure
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Akka
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) Equities
3 4 (57.14%) Derivative
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (57.14%) Postgraduate
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
3 4 (57.14%) GridGain
4 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (42.86%) Impala
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Prolog

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 (71.43%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Impala
3 2 (28.57%) HBase
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) F# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Credit Derivative
1 4 (57.14%) Derivative
1 4 (57.14%) Equities
1 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk
2 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Greeks
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Clojure
1 6 (85.71%) F#
1 6 (85.71%) Haskell
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 3 (42.86%) Prolog
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Basel III
1 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) GridGain
2 2 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper