The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 145 116 122
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 68 93 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 1.67% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.54% 5.92% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 81 64
Average salary £39,250 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +79.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.69%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1228 1571 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.77% 28.21% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1331 1062
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Birmingham +7 25 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Warwickshire +20 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Staffordshire -23 8 £27,500 -31.25%
Coventry +3 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Worcestershire +1 6 £17,000 -19.04% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £19,500 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 106 (64.24%) Degree
2 63 (38.18%) Computer Science
3 58 (35.15%) Software Engineering
4 56 (33.94%) SQL
5 54 (32.73%) C#
6 49 (29.70%) .NET
7 42 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
8 32 (19.39%) Finance
9 31 (18.79%) Physics
10 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
10 28 (16.97%) C
11 27 (16.36%) Java
12 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (13.94%) Unit Testing
14 22 (13.33%) Statistics
14 22 (13.33%) Windows
15 21 (12.73%) C++
15 21 (12.73%) Python
15 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (12.12%) MySQL
17 19 (11.52%) JavaScript
18 18 (10.91%) HTML
19 17 (10.30%) T-SQL
19 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (9.70%) Time Management
20 16 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (9.70%) TDD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (1.21%) GlassFish
1 2 (1.21%) SAS
2 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.09%) MS Office
3 6 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.03%) SPSS
5 4 (2.42%) Stata
6 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) WebTrends
2 7 (4.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Heroku
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) LAN
1 9 (5.45%) WAN
2 8 (4.85%) ADSL
3 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.21%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (12.12%) MySQL
4 16 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (9.70%) Data Mining
5 13 (7.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.85%) MS Access
8 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.24%) QlikView
9 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.82%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (8.48%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.27%) Selenium
3 12 (7.27%) Hudson
3 12 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.45%) JBehave
5 9 (5.45%) Maven
6 3 (1.82%) NUnit
7 1 (0.61%) RSpec
7 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.61%) WATIR
General
1 32 (19.39%) Finance
2 15 (9.09%) Banking
3 12 (7.27%) Automotive
4 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.85%) Games
5 8 (4.85%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.24%) French Language
7 6 (3.64%) Retail
8 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (3.03%) Marketing
9 2 (1.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (44.24%) Developer
2 59 (35.76%) Analyst
3 24 (14.55%) Graduate
3 24 (14.55%) Senior Developer
4 20 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 19 (11.52%) C# Developer
6 17 (10.30%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.67%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Python Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (5.45%) MI Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.85%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (29.70%) .NET
2 18 (10.91%) HTML
3 13 (7.88%) WPF
4 12 (7.27%) XML
4 12 (7.27%) REST
5 11 (6.67%) Flask
5 11 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (6.67%) Web Services
5 11 (6.67%) Django
5 11 (6.67%) MDX
6 10 (6.06%) XSLT
6 10 (6.06%) DHTML
7 9 (5.45%) SOAP
8 8 (4.85%) CSS
9 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.64%) OpenGL
9 6 (3.64%) DirectX
10 5 (3.03%) MFC
10 5 (3.03%) jQuery
10 5 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (38.18%) Computer Science
2 31 (18.79%) Physics
3 22 (13.33%) Statistics
4 14 (8.48%) Economics
5 11 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (6.06%) 3D Graphics
6 10 (6.06%) Smartcard
7 7 (4.24%) Visualisation
7 7 (4.24%) AS400
7 7 (4.24%) iSeries
8 6 (3.64%) Blog
9 4 (2.42%) Remote Sensing
9 4 (2.42%) Telematics
9 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.21%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.21%) CUDA
11 1 (0.61%) Social Media
11 1 (0.61%) Arduino
11 1 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.33%) Windows
2 16 (9.70%) Linux
3 9 (5.45%) UNIX
4 8 (4.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.15%) Software Engineering
2 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.94%) Unit Testing
4 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (9.70%) Time Management
5 16 (9.70%) TDD
6 13 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.27%) Benchmarking
8 11 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.06%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.06%) System Testing
9 10 (6.06%) OO
9 10 (6.06%) SOA
9 10 (6.06%) Cyber Security
10 9 (5.45%) Scrum
10 9 (5.45%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.85%) Web Development
11 8 (4.85%) Data Management
11 8 (4.85%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (4.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.94%) SQL
2 54 (32.73%) C#
3 28 (16.97%) C
4 27 (16.36%) Java
5 21 (12.73%) C++
5 21 (12.73%) Python
6 19 (11.52%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.30%) T-SQL
8 13 (7.88%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.88%) PHP
9 10 (6.06%) XAML
10 9 (5.45%) Ruby
11 7 (4.24%) RPG
11 7 (4.24%) Delphi
11 7 (4.24%) VC++
12 5 (3.03%) COBOL
13 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.82%) Fortran
13 3 (1.82%) Groovy
14 2 (1.21%) F#
Qualifications
1 106 (64.24%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.85%) PhD
4 4 (2.42%) MCSD
5 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
1 2 (1.21%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.21%) TickIT
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) vCloud
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 8 (4.85%) Google
3 8 (4.85%) Tableau
4 7 (4.24%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.24%) Logi Analytics
5 4 (2.42%) JBoss
6 3 (1.82%) Borland
7 2 (1.21%) Zend
8 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.61%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.61%) Cognos
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Atmel
8 1 (0.61%) Omniture
8 1 (0.61%) DoubleClick
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Kwalee Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago