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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 869 890 867
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Applications category 0.089% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 20
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £88,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000

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
15782 17810 16652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.77% 15.17% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12671 14513 13718
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +31 13 £65,000 +8.33% 4
London +39 11 £65,000 +8.33% 2
City of London - 9 £95,000 -
South East - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
High Wycombe - 2 - - 1

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (87.10%) MATLAB
2 24 (77.42%) C++
3 23 (74.19%) R
4 22 (70.97%) Java
5 15 (48.39%) Analytics
6 14 (45.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (41.94%) Python
7 13 (41.94%) Finance
8 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
8 12 (38.71%) Derivative
9 10 (32.26%) Physics
9 10 (32.26%) Scala
10 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
10 9 (29.03%) NumPy
11 8 (25.81%) Market Risk
11 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
11 8 (25.81%) Functional Programming
11 8 (25.81%) Statistics
11 8 (25.81%) Equities
12 7 (22.58%) C#
12 7 (22.58%) .NET
12 7 (22.58%) Linux
13 6 (19.35%) C
13 6 (19.35%) Perl
13 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (19.35%) Degree
13 6 (19.35%) OpenGL
13 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (19.35%) 3D Modelling
13 6 (19.35%) CUDA

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (6.45%) SAS
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Mahout
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) DSP Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) NumPy
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 6 (19.35%) OpenGL
3 6 (19.35%) Qt
3 6 (19.35%) QML
3 6 (19.35%) OpenCL
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) SciPy
5 1 (3.23%) Pandas
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
2 12 (38.71%) Derivative
3 10 (32.26%) Physics
4 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
5 8 (25.81%) Market Risk
5 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
5 8 (25.81%) Statistics
5 8 (25.81%) Equities
6 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (19.35%) CUDA
7 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
8 4 (12.90%) Exotic Derivative
8 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
8 4 (12.90%) Hedge funds
9 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (3.23%) Economics
10 1 (3.23%) Neural Network
10 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Analytics
2 8 (25.81%) Functional Programming
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Market Making
5 4 (12.90%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
6 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.23%) Game Development
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
8 1 (3.23%) Pattern Recognition
8 1 (3.23%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) MATLAB
2 24 (77.42%) C++
3 23 (74.19%) R
4 22 (70.97%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) Python
6 10 (32.26%) Scala
7 7 (22.58%) C#
8 6 (19.35%) C
8 6 (19.35%) Perl
8 6 (19.35%) GLSL
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.23%) F#
10 1 (3.23%) sed
10 1 (3.23%) Ruby
10 1 (3.23%) AWK
10 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £57,500
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Focusrite Novation
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago