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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 911 964 986
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.016% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.024% 0.12% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 3
Median salary £105,000 £48,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -26.15%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 -

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
12326 15582 17836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.62% 14.20% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10230 12710 14105
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 3 £105,000 +90.90%
England +23 3 £105,000 +118.75%

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) MATLAB
1 17 (85.00%) R
2 16 (80.00%) Degree
3 14 (70.00%) Python
3 14 (70.00%) Scala
4 13 (65.00%) C++
5 11 (55.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (40.00%) Big Data
7 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
7 7 (35.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
7 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
7 7 (35.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (35.00%) PhD
7 7 (35.00%) Derivative
7 7 (35.00%) Neural Network
7 7 (35.00%) Equities
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) Perl
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (30.00%) Analytics
9 4 (20.00%) Apache Flex
9 4 (20.00%) Market Risk
9 4 (20.00%) NumPy
9 4 (20.00%) Functional Programming
9 4 (20.00%) MySQL
9 4 (20.00%) JDBC
9 4 (20.00%) JMS

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 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Big Data
2 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.00%) Impala
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Scala Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Graduate
7 1 (5.00%) F# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) JDBC
2 4 (20.00%) JMS
2 4 (20.00%) NumPy
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (35.00%) Derivative
2 7 (35.00%) Equities
2 7 (35.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (35.00%) Neural Network
3 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 4 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (30.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) DNA
4 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Greeks
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) MATLAB
1 17 (85.00%) R
2 14 (70.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Scala
3 13 (65.00%) C++
4 11 (55.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (15.00%) Clojure
6 3 (15.00%) F#
6 3 (15.00%) Haskell
7 1 (5.00%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) PhD
3 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Basel III
1 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) GridGain