The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 87 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 18 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 1.40% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.99% 4.18% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 15
Average salary £32,500 £21,250 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £21,250 £15,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Mathematics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
451 431 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.42% 33.54% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 369 367 427
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,250 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Wales region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Wales

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Wales

Mathematics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
South Wales -9 13 £33,500 +57.64% 1
North Wales +2 2 £27,000 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Statistics
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) Advertising
7 4 (20.00%) Change Control
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) Physics
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 3 (15.00%) Business Development
8 3 (15.00%) Web Design
8 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Graduate
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Statistics
2 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Business Development
3 3 (15.00%) Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Fortran
4 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
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