The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematics skills 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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
UK
Rank 108 95 143
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +48
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2232 3031 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.69% 2.97% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.36% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2491 1838
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73636 90103 92424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.28% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60524 74752 75526
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -10 2161 £47,500 -5.00% 405
London -13 1011 £60,000 +4.34% 167
East of England +28 349 £45,000 +13.92% 61
South East -19 334 £42,500 -5.55% 75
Cambridgeshire +20 253 £45,000 +20.00% 47
Cambridge +15 249 £45,000 +20.00% 43
South West +6 180 £43,000 +14.66% 31
City of London -28 160 £65,000 - 42
Bristol +20 107 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Yorkshire +83 91 £43,000 +89.01% 15
North West -35 85 £37,500 -18.91% 25
Surrey -25 77 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Berkshire +34 67 £40,000 +13.87% 12
Hertfordshire -19 61 £48,750 +24.20% 8
Manchester -20 60 £37,500 -28.57% 16
Oxfordshire -2 55 £38,500 -14.44% 12
Hampshire +6 51 £37,500 +15.38% 16
East Midlands -4 51 £40,000 -4.76% 5
West Midlands -72 50 £27,500 -38.88% 21
West Yorkshire +42 47 £35,000 +41.41% 9
Oxford +12 45 £38,500 -14.44% 9
Leeds +45 43 £35,000 +41.41% 8
North Yorkshire +41 43 £45,000 +106.89% 4
York - 37 £45,000 - 2
Bracknell +17 33 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Birmingham -25 29 £27,500 -34.13% 8
West Sussex -22 28 £46,250 +8.82% 6
Gloucestershire -24 28 £40,000 -11.11% 1
St Albans +14 26 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 25 £50,000 +17.64% 3

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 2835 (60.09%) Degree
2 2248 (47.65%) Computer Science
3 1530 (32.43%) SQL
4 1405 (29.78%) Finance
5 1315 (27.87%) Java
6 1290 (27.34%) C++
7 1224 (25.94%) C#
8 1213 (25.71%) Python
9 1085 (23.00%) Physics
10 1050 (22.26%) Software Engineering
11 918 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
12 887 (18.80%) Analytics
13 832 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
14 821 (17.40%) .NET
15 713 (15.11%) JavaScript
16 686 (14.54%) Linux
17 682 (14.46%) Algorithms
18 664 (14.07%) Statistics
19 652 (13.82%) C
20 645 (13.67%) PhD
21 567 (12.02%) Machine Learning
22 550 (11.66%) R
23 532 (11.28%) SQL Server
24 524 (11.11%) OO
25 501 (10.62%) Microsoft
26 500 (10.60%) HTML
27 473 (10.03%) Windows
28 468 (9.92%) Big Data
29 388 (8.22%) Banking
30 386 (8.18%) 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
1 266 (5.64%) Apache Spark
2 238 (5.04%) SAS
3 115 (2.44%) Apache
4 99 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
5 70 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 46 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 45 (0.95%) CMS
8 36 (0.76%) Umbraco
9 34 (0.72%) IIS
10 31 (0.66%) Apache Pig
11 28 (0.59%) JBoss
12 25 (0.53%) nginx
13 24 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 24 (0.51%) WebSphere
14 22 (0.47%) MS Exchange
15 19 (0.40%) Confluence
16 15 (0.32%) Jetty
17 14 (0.30%) Skype for Business
18 13 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
19 11 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 339 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 154 (3.26%) MS Office
3 99 (2.10%) SPSS
4 89 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.68%) Stata
7 15 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.28%) Simulink
9 10 (0.21%) MS Project
10 9 (0.19%) EViews
11 7 (0.15%) GIMP
11 7 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.11%) SPSS Modeler
13 4 (0.085%) Camtasia
13 4 (0.085%) FrameMaker
13 4 (0.085%) RoboHelp
13 4 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
14 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (0.23%) FastStats
2 7 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.13%) Endur
3 6 (0.13%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.11%) SAP HR-PA
4 5 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
5 4 (0.085%) Primavera
6 3 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.042%) Magento
7 2 (0.042%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.042%) Oracle TCA
7 2 (0.042%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.042%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.021%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.021%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.021%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 206 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (2.03%) SaaS
4 40 (0.85%) GitHub
5 39 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 37 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 30 (0.64%) Office 365
9 29 (0.61%) Google Analytics
10 19 (0.40%) PaaS
11 13 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
12 11 (0.23%) IaaS
13 9 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.17%) Slack
15 6 (0.13%) Heroku
16 4 (0.085%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.085%) Azure Machine Learning
16 4 (0.085%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.085%) Google App Engine
17 3 (0.064%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.10%) Firewall
2 84 (1.78%) Wireless
3 75 (1.59%) Internet
4 55 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 42 (0.89%) HTTP
6 36 (0.76%) Bluetooth
6 36 (0.76%) LAN
7 30 (0.64%) DNS
8 28 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (0.49%) Network Security
10 20 (0.42%) MPLS
10 20 (0.42%) WAN
10 20 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (0.40%) SNMP
12 18 (0.38%) DHCP
12 18 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (0.34%) VPN
14 15 (0.32%) 802.11
14 15 (0.32%) HTTPS
15 14 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 468 (9.92%) Big Data
3 295 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 265 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 190 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 175 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
7 165 (3.50%) Data Mining
7 165 (3.50%) MySQL
8 147 (3.12%) MongoDB
9 141 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 118 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 100 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
12 84 (1.78%) QlikView
13 79 (1.67%) Power BI
14 70 (1.48%) Redis
15 65 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 58 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
17 56 (1.19%) Apache Hive
18 53 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 50 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 211 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 147 (3.12%) Visual Studio
3 98 (2.08%) Selenium
4 88 (1.87%) Subversion
5 83 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (1.59%) JIRA
7 69 (1.46%) Jenkins
8 53 (1.12%) NUnit
9 44 (0.93%) Maven
10 43 (0.91%) JUnit
11 40 (0.85%) Jasmine
12 33 (0.70%) TeamCity
13 28 (0.59%) Ant
14 26 (0.55%) Eclipse
15 22 (0.47%) Cucumber
16 21 (0.45%) Gradle
16 21 (0.45%) QUnit
16 21 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
17 19 (0.40%) Mercurial
18 18 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 1405 (29.78%) Finance
2 388 (8.22%) Banking
3 252 (5.34%) Marketing
4 189 (4.01%) Front Office
5 186 (3.94%) Games
6 161 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 157 (3.33%) Electronics
8 135 (2.86%) Retail
9 97 (2.06%) Investment Banking
10 73 (1.55%) Legal
11 70 (1.48%) Automotive
12 68 (1.44%) Advertising
12 68 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 57 (1.21%) Military
14 56 (1.19%) Aerospace
15 51 (1.08%) Financial Institution
16 47 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
17 35 (0.74%) Back Office
17 35 (0.74%) Billing
18 30 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 1925 (40.80%) Developer
2 792 (16.79%) Analyst
3 569 (12.06%) Graduate
4 478 (10.13%) C# Developer
5 458 (9.71%) Software Developer
6 426 (9.03%) Software Engineer
7 407 (8.63%) Java Developer
8 347 (7.35%) Data Scientist
9 318 (6.74%) Senior Developer
10 312 (6.61%) Junior
11 272 (5.77%) C++ Developer
12 268 (5.68%) .NET Developer
13 221 (4.68%) Consultant
14 211 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
15 209 (4.43%) Graduate Developer
16 206 (4.37%) Junior Developer
17 197 (4.18%) Data Analyst
18 171 (3.62%) SQL Developer
19 166 (3.52%) C++ Software Engineer
20 151 (3.20%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 821 (17.40%) .NET
2 500 (10.60%) HTML
3 374 (7.93%) ASP.NET
4 366 (7.76%) CSS
5 283 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 268 (5.68%) XML
7 212 (4.49%) jQuery
8 187 (3.96%) HTML5
9 176 (3.73%) Web Services
10 147 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 137 (2.90%) Node.js
12 130 (2.76%) .NET Framework
12 130 (2.76%) REST
13 125 (2.65%) WPF
14 123 (2.61%) Spring
15 110 (2.33%) RESTful
16 104 (2.20%) WebSockets
17 84 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web API
18 82 (1.74%) D3.js
18 82 (1.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2248 (47.65%) Computer Science
2 832 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
3 682 (14.46%) Algorithms
4 199 (4.22%) Hedge funds
5 166 (3.52%) Data Structures
6 160 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 149 (3.16%) Fintech
8 148 (3.14%) Derivative
9 125 (2.65%) Equities
10 105 (2.23%) Data Centre
11 98 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 93 (1.97%) Fixed Income
13 85 (1.80%) User Experience
14 71 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
15 62 (1.31%) Credit Risk
16 56 (1.19%) Mobile App
17 54 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
18 51 (1.08%) Driving Licence
18 51 (1.08%) Market Risk
19 50 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 686 (14.54%) Linux
2 473 (10.03%) Windows
3 247 (5.24%) Unix
4 84 (1.78%) Android
5 74 (1.57%) Windows Server
6 55 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 44 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 41 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 34 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 28 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.36%) Windows 10
15 14 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
16 12 (0.25%) CentOS
17 11 (0.23%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.17%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.15%) Solaris
20 5 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1085 (23.00%) Physics
2 1050 (22.26%) Software Engineering
3 918 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
4 887 (18.80%) Analytics
5 664 (14.07%) Statistics
6 567 (12.02%) Machine Learning
7 524 (11.11%) OO
8 386 (8.18%) SDLC
9 358 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
10 308 (6.53%) TDD
11 289 (6.13%) Multithreading
11 289 (6.13%) Scrum
12 278 (5.89%) MVC
13 269 (5.70%) Data Analysis
14 249 (5.28%) Data Analytics
15 242 (5.13%) Visualisation
16 209 (4.43%) Economics
17 207 (4.39%) OOP
18 205 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
19 198 (4.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1530 (32.43%) SQL
2 1315 (27.87%) Java
3 1290 (27.34%) C++
4 1224 (25.94%) C#
5 1213 (25.71%) Python
6 713 (15.11%) JavaScript
7 652 (13.82%) C
8 550 (11.66%) R
9 311 (6.59%) MATLAB
10 261 (5.53%) Scala
11 181 (3.84%) PHP
12 169 (3.58%) VBA
13 159 (3.37%) F#
14 116 (2.46%) T-SQL
15 104 (2.20%) Perl
15 104 (2.20%) Ruby
16 86 (1.82%) VB.NET
17 73 (1.55%) TypeScript
18 72 (1.53%) Shell Script
19 65 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2835 (60.09%) Degree
2 645 (13.67%) PhD
3 159 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 65 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 49 (1.04%) CISSP
7 44 (0.93%) Postgraduate
8 43 (0.91%) CISM
9 42 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 40 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (0.70%) ISTQB
12 30 (0.64%) SC Cleared
13 25 (0.53%) ISEB
14 23 (0.49%) NVQ Level 3
15 22 (0.47%) CCNP
16 19 (0.40%) CISA
17 17 (0.36%) CEH
18 14 (0.30%) SANS
19 13 (0.28%) CCNA
19 13 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (4.03%) QA
2 47 (1.00%) SLA
3 46 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 46 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 17 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 13 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (0.23%) MiFID
9 10 (0.21%) EMIR
10 8 (0.17%) PMO
10 8 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.15%) GDPR
12 6 (0.13%) IFRS
12 6 (0.13%) IFRS 9
13 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.085%) SDET
15 3 (0.064%) SNOMED CT
15 3 (0.064%) WAI
System Software
1 87 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 75 (1.59%) Docker
3 59 (1.25%) Firmware
4 31 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.38%) HDFS
7 11 (0.23%) XenApp
8 10 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 10 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.085%) vSphere
13 3 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.064%) Cygwin
13 3 (0.064%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.064%) Snort
13 3 (0.064%) Xen
14 2 (0.042%) LXC
14 2 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (0.76%) Graphite
2 34 (0.72%) Grafana
3 29 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (0.51%) Puppet
5 19 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 17 (0.36%) Nagios
7 11 (0.23%) logstash
8 10 (0.21%) Ansible
8 10 (0.21%) Kibana
9 6 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.13%) WSUS
10 5 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.085%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.085%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.085%) Mesos
11 4 (0.085%) Nessus
11 4 (0.085%) OPNET
11 4 (0.085%) SCCM
Vendors
1 501 (10.62%) Microsoft
2 321 (6.80%) Oracle
3 193 (4.09%) Tableau
4 102 (2.16%) SAP
5 92 (1.95%) Google
6 81 (1.72%) Cisco
7 49 (1.04%) VMware
8 36 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (0.64%) Adobe
10 29 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
11 24 (0.51%) Splunk
12 23 (0.49%) Citrix
12 23 (0.49%) Sybase
13 20 (0.42%) Red Hat
14 19 (0.40%) HP
14 19 (0.40%) Intel Security
15 18 (0.38%) Cadence
15 18 (0.38%) Qualys
16 17 (0.36%) CheckPoint
16 17 (0.36%) Juniper
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Liskeard, Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000- £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
IT Connections
Salary: to £45000
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday