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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 149 146 155
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 85 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.49% 1.55% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.05% 4.67% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72 62 54
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,900 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £78,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
2099 1886 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.68% 33.13% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1489 1546
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 32 £27,500 -19.70% 2
Warwickshire +13 24 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Staffordshire +4 14 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Coventry 0 10 £22,500 -43.75%
Worcestershire +9 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Shropshire -13 1 £38,500 +97.43%
Kingswinford - 1 £21,500 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 139 (73.16%) Degree
2 89 (46.84%) Java
3 88 (46.32%) SQL
4 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 67 (35.26%) Scrum
8 66 (34.74%) SOA
9 63 (33.16%) MySQL
9 63 (33.16%) Unit Testing
9 63 (33.16%) Jenkins
10 62 (32.63%) RESTful
10 62 (32.63%) Hibernate
11 59 (31.05%) PostgreSQL
11 59 (31.05%) GlassFish
11 59 (31.05%) Java EE
11 59 (31.05%) JBoss
11 59 (31.05%) JMS
11 59 (31.05%) Dependency Injection
11 59 (31.05%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (31.05%) JAX-RS
11 59 (31.05%) Hudson
12 57 (30.00%) Spring
13 56 (29.47%) JUnit
13 56 (29.47%) RESTEasy
13 56 (29.47%) WildFly
13 56 (29.47%) JPA
13 56 (29.47%) JBehave
14 54 (28.42%) Oracle
15 53 (27.89%) HornetQ

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 59 (31.05%) GlassFish
1 59 (31.05%) JBoss
2 56 (29.47%) WildFly
3 32 (16.84%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.21%) SAS
5 3 (1.58%) CMS
5 3 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) Blender
3 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.53%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.05%) Heroku
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.74%) Internet
3 3 (1.58%) RTP
3 3 (1.58%) VoIP
4 2 (1.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.05%) LAN
4 2 (1.05%) SSL
4 2 (1.05%) VPN
4 2 (1.05%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.53%) IOS XR
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (33.16%) MySQL
2 59 (31.05%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (17.89%) Hadoop
3 34 (17.89%) MongoDB
3 34 (17.89%) NoSQL
4 32 (16.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (16.84%) Big Data
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.58%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (33.16%) Jenkins
2 59 (31.05%) Hudson
3 56 (29.47%) JBehave
3 56 (29.47%) JUnit
4 27 (14.21%) Cucumber
5 24 (12.63%) RSpec
5 24 (12.63%) Selenium
6 21 (11.05%) WATIR
7 7 (3.68%) GDB
7 7 (3.68%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.58%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.58%) Subversion
8 3 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.05%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.05%) Maven
9 2 (1.05%) ProC
10 1 (0.53%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.53%) JIRA
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (23.16%) Retail
2 27 (14.21%) Billing
3 24 (12.63%) Finance
4 13 (6.84%) Games
5 11 (5.79%) Local Government
6 8 (4.21%) Marketing
7 6 (3.16%) Electronics
8 5 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.58%) Advertising
9 3 (1.58%) Publishing
10 2 (1.05%) Automotive
10 2 (1.05%) Banking
10 2 (1.05%) Legal
10 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (52.11%) Developer
2 71 (37.37%) Java Developer
3 42 (22.11%) Graduate
3 42 (22.11%) Senior Developer
4 40 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (16.84%) Analyst
6 22 (11.58%) Lead Developer
6 22 (11.58%) Lead Java Developer
7 17 (8.95%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.89%) Consultant
9 14 (7.37%) Software Engineer
10 13 (6.84%) Graduate Analyst
10 13 (6.84%) Graduate Consultant
11 11 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.79%) Graduate Software Developer
11 11 (5.79%) Junior
12 10 (5.26%) Applications Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Data Analyst
13 9 (4.74%) Graduate Technical Analyst
13 9 (4.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.63%) Hibernate
1 62 (32.63%) RESTful
2 59 (31.05%) Java EE
2 59 (31.05%) JAX-RS
2 59 (31.05%) JMS
3 57 (30.00%) Spring
4 56 (29.47%) JPA
4 56 (29.47%) RESTEasy
5 53 (27.89%) HornetQ
6 28 (14.74%) .NET
7 13 (6.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (6.84%) CSS
8 11 (5.79%) HTML
9 8 (4.21%) J2EE
9 8 (4.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (4.21%) Web Services
10 7 (3.68%) CSS3
10 7 (3.68%) HTML5
10 7 (3.68%) Qt
10 7 (3.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 48 (25.26%) Physics
3 38 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 33 (17.37%) Mobile App
5 22 (11.58%) Smart Meter
6 19 (10.00%) Statistics
7 13 (6.84%) Chemistry
8 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
9 11 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (4.21%) Algorithms
12 7 (3.68%) CUDA
13 6 (3.16%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.58%) Economics
14 3 (1.58%) iPad
15 2 (1.05%) Applied Mathematics
15 2 (1.05%) Oculus Rift
15 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
16 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
16 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.89%) Android
2 32 (16.84%) Apple iOS
3 25 (13.16%) Windows
4 20 (10.53%) Linux
5 12 (6.32%) Unix
6 7 (3.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 67 (35.26%) Scrum
4 66 (34.74%) SOA
5 63 (33.16%) Unit Testing
6 59 (31.05%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (31.05%) Dependency Injection
7 53 (27.89%) Functional Testing
8 49 (25.79%) TDD
9 45 (23.68%) Analytics
10 37 (19.47%) DSDM
10 37 (19.47%) Software Delivery
11 34 (17.89%) Predictive Analytics
12 32 (16.84%) Kanban
13 28 (14.74%) Coaching
13 28 (14.74%) Mentoring
14 20 (10.53%) Project Management
15 18 (9.47%) OO
16 16 (8.42%) Open Source
17 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (46.84%) Java
2 88 (46.32%) SQL
3 39 (20.53%) Python
4 38 (20.00%) Clojure
5 36 (18.95%) C++
6 33 (17.37%) Scala
7 32 (16.84%) C#
8 23 (12.11%) Ruby
9 21 (11.05%) C
10 16 (8.42%) JavaScript
11 8 (4.21%) Go
11 8 (4.21%) PHP
12 6 (3.16%) Erlang
12 6 (3.16%) Haskell
13 5 (2.63%) F#
13 5 (2.63%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.63%) VBA
14 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.11%) R
15 3 (1.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 139 (73.16%) Degree
2 6 (3.16%) PhD
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.53%) HNC
4 1 (0.53%) HND
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.58%) TickIT
3 2 (1.05%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (11.05%) Docker
2 7 (3.68%) Cygwin
2 7 (3.68%) Firmware
3 3 (1.58%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (11.58%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (28.42%) Oracle
2 32 (16.84%) Facebook
2 32 (16.84%) Twitter
3 30 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.58%) Google
5 2 (1.05%) Cisco
5 2 (1.05%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.05%) Remedy
6 1 (0.53%) Cognos
6 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.53%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.53%) Symantec
6 1 (0.53%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus car allowance and excellent ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: £15k - 18k per year + Pension, Medical + 28 days hols
Posted: 26 days ago