The 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 133 139 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 85 75 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.51% 1.40% 2.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.78% 4.31% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 106
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £18,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mathematics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1779 1740 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.59% 32.43% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1413 1722
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Warwickshire +6 21 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Birmingham +1 14 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Staffordshire -1 12 £62,500 +127.27% 1
Coventry -7 11 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 9 £19,500 -
Worcestershire -8 6 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Solihull - 3 £32,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 112 (65.88%) Degree
2 80 (47.06%) SQL
3 74 (43.53%) Computer Science
4 68 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 64 (37.65%) C#
6 56 (32.94%) C++
7 52 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (25.88%) .NET
9 40 (23.53%) Physics
10 35 (20.59%) Windows
11 34 (20.00%) Linux
12 33 (19.41%) Java
12 33 (19.41%) Games
13 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
14 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
15 26 (15.29%) Analytics
16 24 (14.12%) C
16 24 (14.12%) MVC
17 23 (13.53%) Finance
18 22 (12.94%) HTML
19 21 (12.35%) Visual Studio
19 21 (12.35%) Python
19 21 (12.35%) SAS
20 20 (11.76%) Scrum
20 20 (11.76%) R
21 19 (11.18%) Algorithms
21 19 (11.18%) Electronics
22 18 (10.59%) Marketing
23 17 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (12.35%) SAS
2 4 (2.35%) GlassFish
2 4 (2.35%) JBoss
3 3 (1.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) SPSS
2 6 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.76%) MS Office
5 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) Stata
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.12%) Heroku
4 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) Wireless
3 3 (1.76%) LAN
3 3 (1.76%) WAN
4 2 (1.18%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.82%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.82%) Big Data
3 12 (7.06%) SQLite
4 8 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.71%) MySQL
5 5 (2.94%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.35%) QlikView
6 4 (2.35%) Riak
6 4 (2.35%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) DTS
Development Applications
1 21 (12.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.35%) Hudson
2 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.18%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.59%) TestNG
4 1 (0.59%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.59%) RSpec
4 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.59%) Gradle
4 1 (0.59%) Maven
4 1 (0.59%) WATIR
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 33 (19.41%) Games
2 23 (13.53%) Finance
3 19 (11.18%) Electronics
4 18 (10.59%) Marketing
5 15 (8.82%) Advertising
6 10 (5.88%) Retail
7 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.94%) Billing
8 5 (2.94%) Banking
9 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.59%) Law
12 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.59%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.59%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 56 (32.94%) Developer
2 31 (18.24%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.53%) Graduate
4 22 (12.94%) Software Developer
5 21 (12.35%) Analyst
6 19 (11.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) Data Scientist
8 14 (8.24%) Junior
9 13 (7.65%) Mobile Developer
10 10 (5.88%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.29%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (4.71%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.12%) Support Analyst
13 7 (4.12%) Data Analyst
13 7 (4.12%) C# Developer
13 7 (4.12%) Xamarin Developer
14 5 (2.94%) AWS Developer
14 5 (2.94%) Team Leader
15 4 (2.35%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.88%) .NET
2 22 (12.94%) HTML
3 16 (9.41%) CSS
4 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 13 (7.65%) Web Services
5 13 (7.65%) RESTful
5 13 (7.65%) HTML5
6 12 (7.06%) iOS SDK
6 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (7.06%) WCF
6 12 (7.06%) WPF
6 12 (7.06%) AngularJS
6 12 (7.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 11 (6.47%) Middleware
8 10 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (4.12%) Task Parallel Library
11 5 (2.94%) MFC
12 4 (2.35%) Java EE
12 4 (2.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (43.53%) Computer Science
2 40 (23.53%) Physics
3 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (11.18%) Algorithms
5 15 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (7.65%) Statistics
7 9 (5.29%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.53%) Credit Risk
9 5 (2.94%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.35%) Animation
10 4 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.76%) E-Learning
11 3 (1.76%) Robotics
11 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.18%) Economics
12 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.59%) EMV
13 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.59%) Windows
2 34 (20.00%) Linux
3 16 (9.41%) Android
4 15 (8.82%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.47%) UNIX
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.29%) Analytics
4 24 (14.12%) MVC
5 20 (11.76%) Scrum
6 17 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.24%) SOA
7 14 (8.24%) Data Analysis
7 14 (8.24%) Functional Programming
8 13 (7.65%) Pattern Recognition
9 12 (7.06%) Image Processing
10 10 (5.88%) Project Management
11 9 (5.29%) TDD
11 9 (5.29%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.29%) SDLC
11 9 (5.29%) Low Latency
11 9 (5.29%) Android Development
12 8 (4.71%) iOS Development
12 8 (4.71%) Coaching
12 8 (4.71%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (47.06%) SQL
2 64 (37.65%) C#
3 56 (32.94%) C++
4 33 (19.41%) Java
5 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
6 24 (14.12%) C
7 21 (12.35%) Python
8 20 (11.76%) R
9 17 (10.00%) Scala
10 14 (8.24%) Haskell
10 14 (8.24%) Erlang
11 8 (4.71%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.53%) PHP
13 5 (2.94%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.94%) F#
14 4 (2.35%) Clojure
14 4 (2.35%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.35%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.76%) Ruby
15 3 (1.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 112 (65.88%) Degree
2 15 (8.82%) PhD
3 5 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) XenApp
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) MOM
2 2 (1.18%) Nessus
2 2 (1.18%) Nmap
3 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.06%) Apple
2 12 (7.06%) Xamarin
3 7 (4.12%) Rackspace
3 7 (4.12%) Google
4 5 (2.94%) IBM
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle
6 3 (1.76%) Adobe
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix
7 2 (1.18%) VMware
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (0.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) HP
8 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.59%) Minitab
8 1 (0.59%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aspire Achieve Advance
Salary: Up to £40,000 dependent on qualifications, experience and ability
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aspire Achieve Advance
Salary: Up to £40,000 dependent on qualifications, experience and ability
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per day plus bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Reynolds & Reynolds
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