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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 118 175
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +57
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 33 103 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.97% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 5.76% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 39
Median salary £27,500 £41,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,338 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.54%

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
1740 1788 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.74% 34.21% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1399 1431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 18 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Warwickshire -33 5 £22,500 -57.14% 4
Wolverhampton +12 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £19,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 - -
Coventry +13 1 £30,000 - 4
Staffordshire -5 1 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 70 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 60 (50.00%) Degree
3 52 (43.33%) Physics
4 32 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (23.33%) Finance
6 25 (20.83%) .NET
7 24 (20.00%) C#
7 24 (20.00%) Java
8 22 (18.33%) SQL
9 21 (17.50%) C
9 21 (17.50%) Linux
10 20 (16.67%) C++
11 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
12 18 (15.00%) Software Engineering
13 17 (14.17%) TCP/IP
14 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
15 15 (12.50%) Windows
15 15 (12.50%) Open Source
16 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (11.67%) Python
17 13 (10.83%) Multithreading
18 12 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (10.00%) Algorithms
19 11 (9.17%) OO
19 11 (9.17%) SLA
19 11 (9.17%) Go
20 10 (8.33%) PhD
21 9 (7.50%) Legal
21 9 (7.50%) Scrum
21 9 (7.50%) SOA

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.83%) IIS
2 1 (0.83%) SAS
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.33%) MS Office
4 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.83%) Blender
5 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SAP HR
1 5 (4.17%) SAP HR-PA
1 5 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) BGP
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) IOS XR
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) OSPF
3 1 (0.83%) VoIP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.33%) GDB
3 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.67%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.67%) ProC
5 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Legal
3 8 (6.67%) Electronics
4 6 (5.00%) Games
5 3 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.50%) Publishing
6 2 (1.67%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (35.83%) Graduate
2 40 (33.33%) Analyst
3 32 (26.67%) Graduate Analyst
4 26 (21.67%) Developer
4 26 (21.67%) Graduate Technical Analyst
4 26 (21.67%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Consultant
7 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Linux Developer
9 6 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Data Scientist
10 5 (4.17%) Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) SAP HR Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) SAP Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.83%) .NET
2 9 (7.50%) Middleware
2 9 (7.50%) Web Services
3 8 (6.67%) Yocto
4 7 (5.83%) HTML
5 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.33%) OpenMP
6 4 (3.33%) Qt
6 4 (3.33%) X-Windows
7 3 (2.50%) CSS
7 3 (2.50%) DirectX
7 3 (2.50%) J2EE
8 2 (1.67%) CSS3
8 2 (1.67%) HTML5
8 2 (1.67%) Memcached
8 2 (1.67%) OpenGL
8 2 (1.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (1.67%) XHTML
8 2 (1.67%) XML
9 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 52 (43.33%) Physics
3 32 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 12 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 9 (7.50%) Statistics
6 6 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (3.33%) CUDA
8 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.67%) Economics
9 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.50%) Linux
2 15 (12.50%) Windows
3 8 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (4.17%) Unix
4 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (12.50%) Open Source
3 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.83%) Multithreading
5 11 (9.17%) OO
6 9 (7.50%) Complexity Analysis
6 9 (7.50%) Functional Programming
6 9 (7.50%) Low Latency
6 9 (7.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 9 (7.50%) Scrum
6 9 (7.50%) SOA
7 7 (5.83%) Analytics
7 7 (5.83%) OOP
7 7 (5.83%) Time Management
8 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.00%) CRM
9 5 (4.17%) Bayesian Methods
9 5 (4.17%) CAD
9 5 (4.17%) Stochastic Modelling
10 4 (3.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.00%) C#
1 24 (20.00%) Java
2 22 (18.33%) SQL
3 21 (17.50%) C
4 20 (16.67%) C++
5 14 (11.67%) Python
6 11 (9.17%) Go
7 9 (7.50%) Clojure
7 9 (7.50%) Erlang
7 9 (7.50%) F#
7 9 (7.50%) Haskell
8 8 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.00%) R
9 6 (5.00%) Ruby
10 3 (2.50%) VB
11 2 (1.67%) PHP
11 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) CEH
3 1 (0.83%) GIAC
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) OSCP
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Firmware
2 4 (3.33%) Cygwin
3 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (0.83%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.83%) Nessus
2 1 (0.83%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) SAP
3 5 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (1.67%) Aprimo
4 2 (1.67%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.67%) LexisNexis
4 2 (1.67%) Mitel
4 2 (1.67%) Pega
4 2 (1.67%) Spiceworks
5 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos
5 1 (0.83%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.83%) NEC
5 1 (0.83%) NetApp
5 1 (0.83%) Northgate
5 1 (0.83%) Qualys
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) SonicWALL
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + Company + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
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In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
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Bluetown Online LTD
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