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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 167 121 145
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +24
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 38 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 1.72% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.87% 5.51% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 51
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
1326 1379 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.91% 31.18% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1128 1273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -14 12 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Birmingham -11 8 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Staffordshire +8 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Worcestershire +9 5 £34,000 +36.00%
Shropshire -15 2 £18,000 -58.02%
Solihull -3 1 £34,500 +38.00%
Coventry -25 1 £26,000 -48.00%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 63 (54.78%) Degree
2 51 (44.35%) Computer Science
2 51 (44.35%) Software Engineering
3 41 (35.65%) SQL
4 37 (32.17%) C#
5 36 (31.30%) SQL Server
6 35 (30.43%) .NET
7 31 (26.96%) Finance
8 28 (24.35%) HTML
8 28 (24.35%) XML
9 26 (22.61%) C++
10 25 (21.74%) Physics
10 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (17.39%) Java
13 20 (17.39%) UNIX
14 19 (16.52%) DHTML
14 19 (16.52%) XSLT
14 19 (16.52%) Smartcard
14 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
15 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
16 15 (13.04%) OO
17 14 (12.17%) XAML
17 14 (12.17%) Internet
17 14 (12.17%) WPF
18 13 (11.30%) C
19 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (9.57%) Multithreading
19 11 (9.57%) Marketing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (0.87%) SAS
1 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Office
2 5 (4.35%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) Internet
2 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.96%) LAN
3 8 (6.96%) WAN
4 6 (5.22%) VoIP
5 5 (4.35%) VPN
5 5 (4.35%) Firewall
6 4 (3.48%) HSRP
6 4 (3.48%) Wireless
6 4 (3.48%) EIGRP
6 4 (3.48%) VRRP
6 4 (3.48%) ADSL
6 4 (3.48%) WLAN
7 3 (2.61%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.74%) DSL
8 2 (1.74%) Broadband
8 2 (1.74%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.87%) IPsec
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.09%) QlikView
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.22%) Big Data
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.87%) DB2
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) STATISTICA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Marketing
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.09%) Automotive
5 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.22%) Electronics
6 5 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (1.74%) Games
8 1 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (42.61%) Developer
2 36 (31.30%) Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) C# Developer
3 18 (15.65%) Software Developer
4 16 (13.91%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Graduate
6 11 (9.57%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Software Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Programmer
8 6 (5.22%) Tester
8 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Data Scientist
9 5 (4.35%) Architect
9 5 (4.35%) Software Architect
9 5 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.43%) .NET
2 28 (24.35%) HTML
2 28 (24.35%) XML
3 19 (16.52%) DHTML
3 19 (16.52%) XSLT
4 14 (12.17%) WPF
5 9 (7.83%) Middleware
6 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.48%) CSS
7 4 (3.48%) MFC
8 3 (2.61%) Web Services
8 3 (2.61%) COM
8 3 (2.61%) jQuery
8 3 (2.61%) Ajax
8 3 (2.61%) JSON
9 2 (1.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (0.87%) CSS3
10 1 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.87%) HTML5
10 1 (0.87%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 51 (44.35%) Computer Science
2 25 (21.74%) Physics
2 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (16.52%) Smartcard
4 10 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 9 (7.83%) Statistics
6 6 (5.22%) Credit Risk
6 6 (5.22%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.48%) Open Source
9 3 (2.61%) Economics
9 3 (2.61%) User Experience
10 2 (1.74%) Telematics
10 2 (1.74%) Remote Sensing
10 2 (1.74%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.87%) CMDB
11 1 (0.87%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) UNIX
2 10 (8.70%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Windows
4 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.35%) Software Engineering
2 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
4 15 (13.04%) OO
5 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (9.57%) Multithreading
6 10 (8.70%) Project Management
7 9 (7.83%) Low Latency
8 8 (6.96%) Analytics
8 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.09%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (6.09%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (5.22%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (5.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.22%) Predictive Analytics
10 6 (5.22%) Bayesian Methods
10 6 (5.22%) Time Series Analysis
10 6 (5.22%) Functional Programming
11 5 (4.35%) UML
11 5 (4.35%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 37 (32.17%) C#
3 26 (22.61%) C++
4 23 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.39%) Java
6 14 (12.17%) XAML
7 13 (11.30%) C
8 7 (6.09%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.09%) R
8 7 (6.09%) Erlang
9 6 (5.22%) F#
9 6 (5.22%) Scala
9 6 (5.22%) Clojure
9 6 (5.22%) COBOL
9 6 (5.22%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.35%) VB
10 5 (4.35%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.35%) C++/CLI
10 5 (4.35%) Haskell
11 3 (2.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 63 (54.78%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.35%) CCNA
3 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.61%) ISEB
4 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) MCSD
6 1 (0.87%) CCNP
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) HNC
6 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) MOM
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) Cisco
2 5 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.48%) Avaya
4 3 (2.61%) Borland
5 2 (1.74%) Apple
5 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) EMC
6 1 (0.87%) Intel
6 1 (0.87%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.87%) Lotus
6 1 (0.87%) F5
6 1 (0.87%) Tableau
6 1 (0.87%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.87%) Logi Analytics
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