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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 94 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 9 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 3.45% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 4
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £18,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,450 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
495 348 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.80% 30.96% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 399 264 277
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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
South Wales -17 7 £33,750 +35.00% 2
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 11 (64.71%) Statistics
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SAS
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Physics
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) Advertising
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) GIS
7 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Economics
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
8 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
8 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (11.76%) R
8 2 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) Windchill
2 1 (5.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (5.88%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Product Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) STL
1 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ArcObjects
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Statistics
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Physics
4 3 (17.65%) GIS
4 3 (17.65%) Economics
4 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (29.41%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Cartography
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Fraud Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Markov Chain
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VC++
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) R
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (5.88%) ESRI
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos
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