The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 157 151 159
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1913 2328 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.12% 2.17% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.22% 5.11% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1852 1741
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36614 45591 45606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 42.50% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29824 36350 36841
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mathematics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics within the UK.

Mathematics Salary Trend in the UK

Mathematics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
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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
England -3 1848 £47,500 +5.55% 307
London -18 877 £60,000 - 138
South East +12 336 £37,500 -3.84% 51
City of London +22 223 £70,000 - 28
East of England +11 207 £45,000 +12.50% 47
South West +20 149 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Cambridgeshire +15 125 £45,000 +12.50% 32
Cambridge +14 122 £45,000 +12.50% 29
North West +13 95 £37,500 - 15
Bristol +37 81 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Berkshire +53 79 £30,000 -20.00% 11
Surrey -25 79 £45,000 - 15
Hampshire +7 76 £31,000 +3.33% 10
West Midlands -17 71 £27,500 -7.56% 11
Manchester 0 61 £47,000 +4.44% 11
Yorkshire +21 56 £42,500 +70.00% 13
East Midlands +17 55 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Hertfordshire +1 55 £45,000 +16.12% 9
Birmingham +1 33 £27,500 +10.00% 6
Oxfordshire +23 31 £44,500 -1.11% 7
Bracknell +28 30 £30,000 +15.38% 3
North Yorkshire +30 29 £42,750 +31.53% 4
West Sussex +14 29 £57,500 +47.43%
Guildford +38 25 £35,000 +55.55%
Oxford +24 25 £42,500 -5.55% 6
York - 24 £43,000 - 4
Scotland +9 23 £45,000 +9.44% 50
St Albans 0 23 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Dorset +31 22 £75,000 +130.76% 1
South Wales +9 22 £32,000 -20.00% 1

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 2577 (65.64%) Degree
2 2182 (55.58%) Computer Science
3 1243 (31.66%) SQL
4 1136 (28.94%) Physics
5 1117 (28.45%) Java
6 1099 (27.99%) Finance
7 1066 (27.15%) C#
8 1034 (26.34%) C++
9 1011 (25.75%) Python
10 951 (24.22%) Software Engineering
11 779 (19.84%) .NET
12 743 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
13 722 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
14 679 (17.29%) Analytics
15 665 (16.94%) Statistics
16 575 (14.65%) Algorithms
17 532 (13.55%) C
18 523 (13.32%) JavaScript
19 508 (12.94%) PhD
20 479 (12.20%) Linux
21 465 (11.84%) OO
21 465 (11.84%) SQL Server
22 461 (11.74%) Machine Learning
23 443 (11.28%) Microsoft
24 436 (11.11%) HTML
25 398 (10.14%) R
26 391 (9.96%) Windows
27 321 (8.18%) Big Data
28 320 (8.15%) Banking
29 316 (8.05%) SDLC

Mathematics
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
1 219 (5.58%) SAS
2 197 (5.02%) Apache Spark
3 85 (2.17%) Apache
4 59 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 37 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 33 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 29 (0.74%) IIS
9 25 (0.64%) JBoss
10 23 (0.59%) CMS
11 22 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (0.53%) Apache Pig
13 18 (0.46%) Umbraco
13 18 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 16 (0.41%) GlassFish
15 15 (0.38%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.33%) Skype for Business
17 10 (0.25%) K2 blackpearl
17 10 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 290 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 162 (4.13%) MS Office
3 106 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 102 (2.60%) SPSS
5 34 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.61%) Stata
7 13 (0.33%) GNU Octave
8 12 (0.31%) XMetaL
9 10 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
10 9 (0.23%) MS Project
10 9 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.15%) Simulink
12 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
13 3 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.076%) Blender
13 3 (0.076%) Maple
14 2 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.051%) EViews
14 2 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (0.61%) FastStats
2 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.15%) Endur
3 6 (0.15%) Primavera
3 6 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.13%) SAP HR-PA
4 5 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.076%) Oracle AML
5 3 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.076%) ReMetrica
5 3 (0.076%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.051%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.051%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.051%) Oracle TCA
6 2 (0.051%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.025%) Advent Geneva
7 1 (0.025%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.025%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 125 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.71%) SaaS
4 44 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 29 (0.74%) Office 365
6 24 (0.61%) PaaS
7 16 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.36%) GitHub
9 13 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (0.31%) IaaS
11 11 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.20%) Slack
14 6 (0.15%) iTunes
15 5 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
16 3 (0.076%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.076%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.11%) Firewall
2 73 (1.86%) Internet
3 64 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 46 (1.17%) Wireless
5 43 (1.10%) DNS
6 42 (1.07%) LAN
7 31 (0.79%) DHCP
8 30 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
9 26 (0.66%) WAN
10 25 (0.64%) Network Security
11 23 (0.59%) VoIP
12 22 (0.56%) VPN
13 21 (0.53%) HTTP
14 17 (0.43%) MPLS
15 14 (0.36%) PBX
15 14 (0.36%) SAN
16 13 (0.33%) ISDN
16 13 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (0.33%) SNMP
16 13 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 321 (8.18%) Big Data
3 201 (5.12%) Hadoop
4 156 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 153 (3.90%) Data Mining
6 138 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 117 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
8 102 (2.60%) MySQL
9 78 (1.99%) MongoDB
10 77 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 62 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 61 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 60 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
14 59 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 47 (1.20%) Apache Hive
16 44 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
17 43 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
18 41 (1.04%) GIS
19 39 (0.99%) Redis
20 38 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 133 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 132 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 114 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (1.83%) Selenium
5 71 (1.81%) NUnit
6 60 (1.53%) Subversion
7 40 (1.02%) JIRA
8 35 (0.89%) Jenkins
9 33 (0.84%) Maven
10 28 (0.71%) JUnit
11 21 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 21 (0.53%) Jasmine
12 20 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 18 (0.46%) Cucumber
13 18 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
14 16 (0.41%) Gradle
14 16 (0.41%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 15 (0.38%) Ranorex
16 12 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1099 (27.99%) Finance
2 320 (8.15%) Banking
3 274 (6.98%) Marketing
4 178 (4.53%) Games
5 169 (4.30%) Front Office
6 128 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 123 (3.13%) Retail
8 108 (2.75%) Electronics
9 88 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 77 (1.96%) Investment Banking
11 74 (1.88%) Advertising
11 74 (1.88%) Automotive
12 63 (1.60%) Legal
13 54 (1.38%) Aerospace
14 42 (1.07%) Back Office
15 33 (0.84%) Financial Institution
15 33 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.56%) Law
17 21 (0.53%) Military
18 20 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1630 (41.52%) Developer
2 629 (16.02%) Analyst
3 590 (15.03%) Graduate
4 410 (10.44%) Software Developer
5 405 (10.32%) C# Developer
6 399 (10.16%) Software Engineer
7 391 (9.96%) Java Developer
8 299 (7.62%) Data Scientist
9 270 (6.88%) .NET Developer
10 248 (6.32%) Junior
10 248 (6.32%) Senior Developer
11 242 (6.16%) Graduate Developer
12 229 (5.83%) C++ Developer
13 219 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 175 (4.46%) Junior Developer
15 170 (4.33%) Consultant
16 164 (4.18%) SQL Developer
17 159 (4.05%) Data Analyst
18 138 (3.52%) Python Developer
19 135 (3.44%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 779 (19.84%) .NET
2 436 (11.11%) HTML
3 309 (7.87%) ASP.NET
4 297 (7.56%) CSS
5 225 (5.73%) XML
6 204 (5.20%) AngularJS
7 184 (4.69%) Web Services
8 167 (4.25%) HTML5
9 165 (4.20%) jQuery
10 125 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (2.83%) Spring
12 110 (2.80%) Node.js
13 106 (2.70%) WPF
14 104 (2.65%) .NET Framework
15 85 (2.17%) CSS3
16 74 (1.88%) OpenGL
17 71 (1.81%) WCF
18 70 (1.78%) REST
18 70 (1.78%) STL
19 69 (1.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2182 (55.58%) Computer Science
2 1136 (28.94%) Physics
3 722 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
4 665 (16.94%) Statistics
5 575 (14.65%) Algorithms
6 195 (4.97%) Economics
7 174 (4.43%) Visualisation
8 148 (3.77%) Management Information System
9 137 (3.49%) Hedge funds
10 122 (3.11%) Artificial Intelligence
11 114 (2.90%) Derivative
12 112 (2.85%) Data Centre
13 99 (2.52%) Data Structures
14 94 (2.39%) Fintech
15 81 (2.06%) User Experience
16 75 (1.91%) Applied Mathematics
16 75 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 73 (1.86%) Equities
18 71 (1.81%) Driving Licence
19 62 (1.58%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 479 (12.20%) Linux
2 391 (9.96%) Windows
3 194 (4.94%) Unix
4 97 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 65 (1.66%) Android
6 54 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 36 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 32 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 31 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 26 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 21 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
16 12 (0.31%) CentOS
16 12 (0.31%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.18%) VMS
18 6 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 951 (24.22%) Software Engineering
2 743 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 679 (17.29%) Analytics
4 465 (11.84%) OO
5 461 (11.74%) Machine Learning
6 316 (8.05%) SDLC
7 245 (6.24%) TDD
8 241 (6.14%) Multithreading
9 240 (6.11%) MVC
10 234 (5.96%) Data Analysis
11 216 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
12 201 (5.12%) Scrum
13 198 (5.04%) Data Analytics
14 168 (4.28%) ITIL
14 168 (4.28%) Open Source
15 167 (4.25%) Risk Management
16 152 (3.87%) OOD
16 152 (3.87%) OOP
17 143 (3.64%) Project Management
18 142 (3.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1243 (31.66%) SQL
2 1117 (28.45%) Java
3 1066 (27.15%) C#
4 1034 (26.34%) C++
5 1011 (25.75%) Python
6 532 (13.55%) C
7 523 (13.32%) JavaScript
8 398 (10.14%) R
9 194 (4.94%) Scala
10 184 (4.69%) MATLAB
11 141 (3.59%) PHP
12 122 (3.11%) VBA
13 93 (2.37%) Perl
14 82 (2.09%) F#
14 82 (2.09%) Ruby
15 79 (2.01%) T-SQL
16 64 (1.63%) VB.NET
17 57 (1.45%) TypeScript
17 57 (1.45%) VB
18 43 (1.10%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2577 (65.64%) Degree
2 508 (12.94%) PhD
3 126 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 66 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 47 (1.20%) CISSP
7 40 (1.02%) CISM
8 39 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (0.94%) ISTQB
10 32 (0.82%) ISEB
11 27 (0.69%) CISA
11 27 (0.69%) PMI Certification
12 25 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 25 (0.64%) Postgraduate
13 23 (0.59%) NVQ Level 3
14 21 (0.53%) CCNA
14 21 (0.53%) CEH
15 18 (0.46%) CCNP
16 17 (0.43%) MCSE
16 17 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (3.62%) QA
2 48 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 48 (1.22%) SLA
3 35 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 15 (0.38%) MiFID
6 12 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.23%) EMIR
8 9 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.13%) SDET
9 5 (0.13%) SNOMED CT
10 4 (0.10%) FATCA
11 3 (0.076%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.076%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.076%) SSAE 16
11 3 (0.076%) WAI
12 2 (0.051%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 116 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.40%) Docker
3 48 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (1.20%) Firmware
5 20 (0.51%) HDFS
6 14 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.33%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.25%) XenApp
9 9 (0.23%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.15%) Cygwin
11 5 (0.13%) vSphere
12 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.10%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.076%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.076%) Snort
14 2 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.51%) Puppet
4 19 (0.48%) Grafana
4 19 (0.48%) Graphite
5 12 (0.31%) Nagios
6 9 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (0.23%) WSUS
7 8 (0.20%) SCCM
8 6 (0.15%) Nessus
9 5 (0.13%) Nmap
9 5 (0.13%) Oozie
9 5 (0.13%) SCOM
10 4 (0.10%) Ansible
10 4 (0.10%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.076%) Ambari
11 3 (0.076%) Control-M
11 3 (0.076%) Mesos
11 3 (0.076%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.076%) SELinux
Vendors
1 443 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 279 (7.11%) Oracle
3 124 (3.16%) Tableau
4 97 (2.47%) Cisco
5 81 (2.06%) SAP
6 69 (1.76%) Google
7 64 (1.63%) VMware
8 47 (1.20%) Citrix
9 25 (0.64%) Sybase
10 24 (0.61%) Intel Security
11 22 (0.56%) Qualys
12 21 (0.53%) Adobe
12 21 (0.53%) HP
13 20 (0.51%) Cognos
14 19 (0.48%) CheckPoint
14 19 (0.48%) Splunk
15 18 (0.46%) Informatica
16 16 (0.41%) Red Hat
16 16 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
16 16 (0.41%) Tripwire
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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