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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 166 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 50 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 1.53% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 4.76% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 62
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,250 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1438 1555 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.85% 32.05% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1279 1238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -15 15 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Staffordshire +12 14 £47,500 +82.69%
Birmingham -14 10 £30,000 -22.58% 5
Worcestershire +8 5 £34,000 +36.00% 1
Coventry -21 3 £26,000 -48.00%
Shropshire -3 2 £18,000 -
Solihull -9 1 £34,500 +38.00%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 76 (58.02%) Degree
2 57 (43.51%) Computer Science
3 51 (38.93%) Software Engineering
4 45 (34.35%) SQL
5 44 (33.59%) C#
5 44 (33.59%) .NET
6 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
7 31 (23.66%) Finance
8 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (21.37%) HTML
10 27 (20.61%) Physics
11 26 (19.85%) C++
12 25 (19.08%) JavaScript
12 25 (19.08%) XML
13 24 (18.32%) Java
13 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
14 21 (16.03%) UNIX
15 18 (13.74%) DHTML
15 18 (13.74%) XSLT
15 18 (13.74%) Smartcard
15 18 (13.74%) Cyber Security
16 17 (12.98%) C
16 17 (12.98%) XAML
16 17 (12.98%) WPF
17 16 (12.21%) Windows
17 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (12.21%) Internet
17 16 (12.21%) Multithreading
18 14 (10.69%) Linux

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Office
2 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.82%) TargetLink
4 2 (1.53%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) Stata
5 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Heroku
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) Internet
2 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.16%) WAN
3 12 (9.16%) LAN
4 8 (6.11%) ADSL
5 6 (4.58%) VoIP
6 5 (3.82%) VPN
6 5 (3.82%) Firewall
7 4 (3.05%) Wireless
7 4 (3.05%) HSRP
7 4 (3.05%) EIGRP
7 4 (3.05%) VRRP
7 4 (3.05%) WLAN
8 3 (2.29%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.53%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.53%) Broadband
9 2 (1.53%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.34%) QlikView
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (4.58%) Big Data
6 5 (3.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.05%) MySQL
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.76%) STATISTICA
9 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (23.66%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.40%) Automotive
4 10 (7.63%) Marketing
5 6 (4.58%) Electronics
6 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.82%) Retail
7 4 (3.05%) Games
8 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (38.17%) Developer
2 46 (35.11%) Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Senior Developer
4 21 (16.03%) C# Developer
5 20 (15.27%) Software Developer
6 17 (12.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Graduate
8 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Service Analyst
9 9 (6.87%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Data Analyst
11 7 (5.34%) MI Analyst
12 6 (4.58%) Software Analyst
12 6 (4.58%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (4.58%) Systems Developer
12 6 (4.58%) Programmer
12 6 (4.58%) Test Analyst
12 6 (4.58%) Tester
12 6 (4.58%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.59%) .NET
2 28 (21.37%) HTML
3 25 (19.08%) XML
4 18 (13.74%) XSLT
4 18 (13.74%) DHTML
5 17 (12.98%) WPF
6 11 (8.40%) Middleware
6 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.34%) CSS
8 6 (4.58%) Ajax
8 6 (4.58%) jQuery
9 4 (3.05%) Web Services
9 4 (3.05%) MFC
10 3 (2.29%) COM
10 3 (2.29%) JSON
11 2 (1.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.76%) RESTful
12 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (43.51%) Computer Science
2 29 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (20.61%) Physics
4 18 (13.74%) Smartcard
5 12 (9.16%) Statistics
6 11 (8.40%) Algorithms
7 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
7 8 (6.11%) Visualisation
8 6 (4.58%) Credit Risk
9 5 (3.82%) Remote Sensing
9 5 (3.82%) Telematics
9 5 (3.82%) User Experience
10 4 (3.05%) Open Source
10 4 (3.05%) Economics
11 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.53%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.76%) VHDL
13 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) UNIX
2 16 (12.21%) Windows
3 14 (10.69%) Linux
4 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) Software Engineering
2 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.74%) Cyber Security
4 16 (12.21%) Multithreading
5 14 (10.69%) OO
5 14 (10.69%) Project Management
6 12 (9.16%) Data Analysis
7 10 (7.63%) Low Latency
7 10 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.87%) Scrum
8 9 (6.87%) Statistical Modelling
9 8 (6.11%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (6.11%) Analytics
9 8 (6.11%) Functional Programming
10 7 (5.34%) Time Management
10 7 (5.34%) Data Management
10 7 (5.34%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (4.58%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.58%) MVC
11 6 (4.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) SQL
2 44 (33.59%) C#
3 26 (19.85%) C++
4 25 (19.08%) JavaScript
5 24 (18.32%) Java
6 17 (12.98%) C
6 17 (12.98%) XAML
7 9 (6.87%) Erlang
8 8 (6.11%) F#
8 8 (6.11%) Scala
9 7 (5.34%) Clojure
9 7 (5.34%) R
9 7 (5.34%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.58%) COBOL
10 6 (4.58%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.82%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.82%) C++/CLI
11 5 (3.82%) Haskell
12 3 (2.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 76 (58.02%) Degree
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.82%) MCSD
4 4 (3.05%) CCNA
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) ISEB
5 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.53%) PhD
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) HNC
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.76%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) MOM
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) Avaya
2 4 (3.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (3.05%) Cisco
3 2 (1.53%) Google
3 2 (1.53%) Borland
3 2 (1.53%) Apple
3 2 (1.53%) SAP
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) EMC
4 1 (0.76%) Intel
4 1 (0.76%) Lotus
4 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.76%) Tableau
4 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.76%) SolidWorks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Highbury College
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £44,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago