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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 897 860 876
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 7 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.041% 0.006% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Average salary - £50,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -54.54%
UK excluding London average salary - £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
17272 15843 17053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.12% 15.07% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 13203 14503
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 £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 7 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 18 September 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
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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 -39 7 - - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 5 - -
East of England -14 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (94.74%) PhD
3 15 (78.95%) Statistics
4 14 (73.68%) R
5 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
6 12 (63.16%) C++
6 12 (63.16%) Java
7 11 (57.89%) Python
8 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
8 10 (52.63%) Visualisation
9 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
9 9 (47.37%) Physics
9 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
10 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
11 7 (36.84%) Big Data
11 7 (36.84%) Analytics
11 7 (36.84%) Numerical Analysis
12 6 (31.58%) Perl
12 6 (31.58%) C
13 5 (26.32%) SQL
13 5 (26.32%) Internet
13 5 (26.32%) Data Architecture
13 5 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
13 5 (26.32%) Knowledge Discovery
13 5 (26.32%) Natural Language Processing
13 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
14 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
14 4 (21.05%) Degree
14 4 (21.05%) Data Mining

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SPSS
1 3 (15.79%) Stata
2 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
2 7 (36.84%) Big Data
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.53%) Text Mining
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Military
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Research Scientist
2 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Research Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
2 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Graduate
3 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Statistics
2 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
3 10 (52.63%) Visualisation
4 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
4 9 (47.37%) Physics
5 3 (15.79%) Cybernetics
6 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (10.53%) Social Network
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
7 1 (5.26%) Biology
7 1 (5.26%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (5.26%) Derivative
7 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Numerical Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Data Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
4 5 (26.32%) Knowledge Discovery
4 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
5 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (15.79%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Image Processing
7 2 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Communications Security
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 14 (73.68%) R
3 12 (63.16%) C++
3 12 (63.16%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
5 6 (31.58%) C
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) Fortran
8 1 (5.26%) Pascal
8 1 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) PhD
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle