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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 129 108 137
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 83 95 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.54% 1.91% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.17% 6.22% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 54
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £51,750
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
1606 1528 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.85% 30.65% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1291 1197
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,796 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 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 5 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 -11 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Birmingham -23 13 £33,250 +6.40% 1
Staffordshire +2 11 £55,000 +139.13% 3
Worcestershire -1 11 £29,500 +63.88%
Solihull +2 8 £25,000 - 2
Coventry -16 7 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Shropshire - 7 £22,500 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 57 (45.97%) Degree
2 53 (42.74%) Software Engineering
3 47 (37.90%) Computer Science
3 47 (37.90%) SQL
4 41 (33.06%) C++
5 36 (29.03%) C#
6 30 (24.19%) Physics
7 28 (22.58%) .NET
8 27 (21.77%) C
8 27 (21.77%) Finance
8 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (20.97%) Java
10 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
10 22 (17.74%) Marketing
11 21 (16.94%) Linux
11 21 (16.94%) Python
12 19 (15.32%) Algorithms
13 17 (13.71%) Analytics
13 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (13.71%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (12.90%) Internet
15 15 (12.10%) Visual Studio
16 14 (11.29%) XML
16 14 (11.29%) HTML
16 14 (11.29%) Big Data
17 13 (10.48%) Statistics
17 13 (10.48%) R
18 12 (9.68%) Windows
18 12 (9.68%) Data Mining
18 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (8.87%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) GNU Octave
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.61%) SPSS
2 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.81%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.90%) Internet
2 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.23%) DSL
3 4 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.23%) VoIP
3 4 (3.23%) Broadband
4 2 (1.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.61%) LAN
4 2 (1.61%) WAN
4 2 (1.61%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) IPsec
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) Big Data
3 12 (9.68%) Data Mining
4 7 (5.65%) QlikView
5 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.23%) Riak
6 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.42%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.42%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.61%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.81%) TestNG
4 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) JUnit
4 1 (0.81%) Gradle
General
1 27 (21.77%) Finance
2 22 (17.74%) Marketing
3 11 (8.87%) Electronics
4 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.03%) Games
7 4 (3.23%) Retail
8 2 (1.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (33.87%) Developer
2 20 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 17 (13.71%) Graduate
4 15 (12.10%) Analyst
5 14 (11.29%) Junior
5 14 (11.29%) Data Scientist
6 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Junior Developer
7 9 (7.26%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.65%) C++ Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Junior C++ Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) IT Graduate
11 4 (3.23%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.58%) .NET
2 14 (11.29%) XML
2 14 (11.29%) HTML
3 8 (6.45%) Middleware
3 8 (6.45%) XSLT
3 8 (6.45%) DHTML
4 7 (5.65%) Django
4 7 (5.65%) Flask
4 7 (5.65%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.03%) MFC
7 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.42%) WPF
7 3 (2.42%) CSS
8 2 (1.61%) Web Services
8 2 (1.61%) COM
8 2 (1.61%) JSON
9 1 (0.81%) JavaFX
9 1 (0.81%) jQuery
9 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.90%) Computer Science
2 30 (24.19%) Physics
3 19 (15.32%) Algorithms
4 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (13.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 13 (10.48%) Statistics
6 10 (8.06%) Visualisation
7 8 (6.45%) Smartcard
8 7 (5.65%) Credit Risk
9 5 (4.03%) Robotics
9 5 (4.03%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.23%) Digital Media
10 4 (3.23%) Social Media
11 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.61%) User Experience
12 2 (1.61%) VHDL
12 2 (1.61%) Economics
12 2 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Linux
2 12 (9.68%) Windows
3 9 (7.26%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.74%) Software Engineering
2 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.71%) Analytics
4 11 (8.87%) Low Latency
5 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.06%) Multithreading
5 10 (8.06%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (7.26%) Functional Programming
7 8 (6.45%) Cyber Security
7 8 (6.45%) Image Processing
7 8 (6.45%) Pattern Recognition
8 7 (5.65%) TDD
8 7 (5.65%) Scrum
9 6 (4.84%) OOP
9 6 (4.84%) OO
9 6 (4.84%) SOA
9 6 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.84%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.90%) SQL
2 41 (33.06%) C++
3 36 (29.03%) C#
4 27 (21.77%) C
5 26 (20.97%) Java
6 21 (16.94%) Python
7 13 (10.48%) R
8 11 (8.87%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.26%) Erlang
9 9 (7.26%) MATLAB
10 8 (6.45%) Scala
10 8 (6.45%) Haskell
11 6 (4.84%) Fortran
12 5 (4.03%) VB.NET
13 4 (3.23%) VB
13 4 (3.23%) C++/CLI
14 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.42%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.42%) PHP
14 3 (2.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 57 (45.97%) Degree
2 11 (8.87%) PhD
3 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CCNP
5 1 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) XenApp
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) MOM
2 2 (1.61%) Nessus
2 2 (1.61%) Nmap
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.23%) Business Objects
2 4 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco
3 2 (1.61%) Intel
3 2 (1.61%) Borland
4 1 (0.81%) F5
4 1 (0.81%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Apple
4 1 (0.81%) Citrix
4 1 (0.81%) SAP
4 1 (0.81%) VMware
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Camping and Caravanning Club
Salary: £19,000 - £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
McGregor Boyall
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum +benefits +bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 days ago