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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 92 76 93
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 8 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.58% 1.49% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 4.83% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £18,900 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
523 373 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.79% 30.88% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 422 284 331
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -16 6 £34,000 +13.33%
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (71.43%) Statistics
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) Advertising
6 4 (28.57%) Change Control
6 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Economics
8 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) SPSS
8 2 (14.29%) Physics
8 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) R
9 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (7.14%) REST

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (35.71%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) Windchill
2 1 (7.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (7.14%) EViews
2 1 (7.14%) PTC Creo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) GIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) ArcObjects
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Statistics
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Economics
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Fraud Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Markov Chain
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) R
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (7.14%) ESRI