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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 127 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 87 100 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.61% 1.85% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 5.54% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 58
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1781 1805 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.00% 33.42% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1528 1362
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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 -10 27 £33,500 -29.47% 5
Coventry +6 15 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Staffordshire +18 14 £35,000 +27.85% 1
Solihull +10 11 £25,000 - 2
Worcestershire -5 8 £35,000 +94.44% 2
Birmingham -32 5 £26,500 -11.66% 4
Shropshire - 3 £25,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 77 (54.23%) Degree
2 66 (46.48%) SQL
3 60 (42.25%) Computer Science
4 56 (39.44%) Software Engineering
5 51 (35.92%) C++
6 46 (32.39%) C#
7 36 (25.35%) Physics
8 34 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (23.94%) .NET
9 29 (20.42%) C
10 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
11 26 (18.31%) Linux
12 25 (17.61%) Java
12 25 (17.61%) Finance
12 25 (17.61%) Marketing
13 24 (16.90%) Python
14 23 (16.20%) Windows
15 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (14.08%) Algorithms
16 20 (14.08%) Artificial Intelligence
17 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
17 19 (13.38%) HTML
17 19 (13.38%) Analytics
18 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
19 16 (11.27%) Games
20 15 (10.56%) Big Data
20 15 (10.56%) Electronics
20 15 (10.56%) Statistics
21 14 (9.86%) R
21 14 (9.86%) MVC

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (9.86%) SAS
2 2 (1.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) GNU Octave
2 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.41%) MS Office
4 2 (1.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.70%) Stata
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) Internet
2 10 (7.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.11%) DSL
3 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.11%) VoIP
3 3 (2.11%) Broadband
4 2 (1.41%) Network Security
4 2 (1.41%) LAN
4 2 (1.41%) WAN
4 2 (1.41%) Wireless
5 1 (0.70%) IPsec
5 1 (0.70%) Firewall
5 1 (0.70%) VPN
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.56%) Big Data
3 13 (9.15%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.93%) SQLite
4 7 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.93%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.93%) QlikView
5 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.82%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.82%) Riak
6 4 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.11%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Mahout
8 1 (0.70%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.41%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.70%) JUnit
3 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) TestNG
3 1 (0.70%) Maven
3 1 (0.70%) Gradle
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
1 25 (17.61%) Marketing
2 16 (11.27%) Games
3 15 (10.56%) Electronics
4 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.63%) Advertising
5 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.41%) Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Automotive
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (34.51%) Developer
2 22 (15.49%) Software Engineer
2 22 (15.49%) Analyst
3 21 (14.79%) Graduate
4 16 (11.27%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.27%) Data Scientist
5 13 (9.15%) Junior
6 10 (7.04%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Junior Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Mobile Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.23%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.52%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Junior C++ Developer
11 4 (2.82%) IT Graduate
11 4 (2.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) .NET
2 19 (13.38%) HTML
3 9 (6.34%) XML
4 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.93%) Middleware
5 7 (4.93%) CSS
5 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (4.93%) HTML5
5 7 (4.93%) Natural Language Processing
5 7 (4.93%) WCF
5 7 (4.93%) WPF
5 7 (4.93%) Django
5 7 (4.93%) iOS SDK
5 7 (4.93%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (4.93%) Flask
6 5 (3.52%) XSLT
6 5 (3.52%) DHTML
6 5 (3.52%) MFC
7 4 (2.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (42.25%) Computer Science
2 36 (25.35%) Physics
3 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (14.08%) Algorithms
4 20 (14.08%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (10.56%) Statistics
6 10 (7.04%) Visualisation
7 8 (5.63%) Credit Risk
8 6 (4.23%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.52%) Smartcard
9 5 (3.52%) Social Media
9 5 (3.52%) Robotics
10 4 (2.82%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.11%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (2.11%) Animation
12 2 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (1.41%) Economics
12 2 (1.41%) VHDL
12 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.31%) Linux
2 23 (16.20%) Windows
3 11 (7.75%) UNIX
4 8 (5.63%) Android
5 7 (4.93%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.44%) Software Engineering
2 34 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.38%) Analytics
4 14 (9.86%) MVC
5 11 (7.75%) Pattern Recognition
5 11 (7.75%) Image Processing
5 11 (7.75%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.04%) Functional Programming
7 9 (6.34%) Low Latency
7 9 (6.34%) SOA
8 8 (5.63%) Multithreading
8 8 (5.63%) Scrum
9 7 (4.93%) CRM
9 7 (4.93%) TDD
10 6 (4.23%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (4.23%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.23%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.48%) SQL
2 51 (35.92%) C++
3 46 (32.39%) C#
4 29 (20.42%) C
5 25 (17.61%) Java
6 24 (16.90%) Python
7 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
8 14 (9.86%) R
9 10 (7.04%) Erlang
10 9 (6.34%) Scala
10 9 (6.34%) Haskell
11 8 (5.63%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.52%) Fortran
13 4 (2.82%) VB
13 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.82%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.82%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.11%) PHP
14 3 (2.11%) COBOL
15 2 (1.41%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 77 (54.23%) Degree
2 14 (9.86%) PhD
3 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CCNP
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) XenApp
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) MOM
2 2 (1.41%) Nessus
2 2 (1.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) Apple
2 7 (4.93%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.82%) Google
3 4 (2.82%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.11%) Cisco
4 3 (2.11%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.41%) Intel
5 2 (1.41%) Citrix
5 2 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Borland
6 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle
6 1 (0.70%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (0.70%) F5
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pertemps (Redditch Commercial)
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
JM
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Ortolan Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
JM Digital
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwickshire
JM Digital
Posted: 9 days ago
Leek
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago