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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 142 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 81 104 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 1.91% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.83% 5.86% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 56 94 74
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +40.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
1678 1775 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.96% 32.62% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1521 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Birmingham -8 24 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Staffordshire -6 20 £40,000 +100.00%
Warwickshire +6 16 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Worcestershire +12 15 £21,000 -
Coventry -11 7 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (60.11%) Degree
2 80 (44.94%) Computer Science
3 60 (33.71%) C#
3 60 (33.71%) SQL
4 57 (32.02%) .NET
5 54 (30.34%) Software Engineering
6 50 (28.09%) SQL Server
7 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (21.91%) Physics
9 39 (21.91%) Microsoft
10 34 (19.10%) Finance
11 27 (15.17%) HTML
11 27 (15.17%) MS Excel
12 26 (14.61%) Windows
12 26 (14.61%) C
12 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
13 24 (13.48%) Java
14 23 (12.92%) C++
15 21 (11.80%) XML
16 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (11.24%) WPF
16 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (11.24%) Time Management
17 18 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (10.11%) Statistics
17 18 (10.11%) MS Office
18 17 (9.55%) XSLT
18 17 (9.55%) UNIX

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (0.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.56%) SAS
1 1 (0.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 27 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.11%) MS Office
3 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.25%) TargetLink
4 4 (2.25%) Stata
5 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) SPSS
5 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) WebTrends
2 7 (3.93%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Heroku
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.99%) WAN
1 16 (8.99%) LAN
2 11 (6.18%) ADSL
3 6 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.81%) VPN
4 5 (2.81%) Internet
4 5 (2.81%) Firewall
5 4 (2.25%) Wireless
5 4 (2.25%) HSRP
5 4 (2.25%) VoIP
5 4 (2.25%) WLAN
5 4 (2.25%) EIGRP
5 4 (2.25%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (6.74%) MySQL
5 12 (6.74%) Data Mining
6 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.93%) MS Access
8 6 (3.37%) QlikView
8 6 (3.37%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.69%) NUnit
4 3 (1.69%) Hudson
4 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.69%) Selenium
5 2 (1.12%) JBehave
5 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (19.10%) Finance
2 17 (9.55%) Automotive
3 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.62%) Games
5 9 (5.06%) Banking
6 8 (4.49%) Aerospace
7 7 (3.93%) Marketing
8 6 (3.37%) French Language
8 6 (3.37%) Retail
9 5 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.81%) Electronics
10 2 (1.12%) Legal
10 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (44.94%) Developer
2 61 (34.27%) Analyst
3 31 (17.42%) Senior Developer
4 28 (15.73%) Graduate
5 26 (14.61%) C# Developer
6 22 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.18%) Service Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.18%) MI Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (5.62%) Python Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Software Analyst
11 9 (5.06%) Analyst Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Programmer
12 8 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (3.93%) Data Analyst
13 7 (3.93%) Python/Django Developer
14 6 (3.37%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.02%) .NET
2 27 (15.17%) HTML
3 21 (11.80%) XML
4 20 (11.24%) WPF
5 17 (9.55%) XSLT
5 17 (9.55%) DHTML
6 11 (6.18%) Django
6 11 (6.18%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (6.18%) Flask
7 10 (5.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.49%) CSS
8 8 (4.49%) MDX
9 7 (3.93%) jQuery
9 7 (3.93%) Ajax
10 5 (2.81%) MFC
10 5 (2.81%) Middleware
11 4 (2.25%) Web Services
11 4 (2.25%) REST
12 3 (1.69%) WCF
12 3 (1.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 80 (44.94%) Computer Science
2 42 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (21.91%) Physics
4 18 (10.11%) Statistics
5 17 (9.55%) Smartcard
6 14 (7.87%) Economics
7 11 (6.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (4.49%) Visualisation
9 7 (3.93%) User Experience
9 7 (3.93%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (3.37%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (3.37%) Telematics
10 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.25%) Blog
12 3 (1.69%) iSeries
12 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.69%) AS400
13 2 (1.12%) Mobile Games
13 2 (1.12%) Chemistry
14 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.61%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) UNIX
3 11 (6.18%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.62%) Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.34%) Software Engineering
2 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.24%) Time Management
4 17 (9.55%) Cyber Security
5 15 (8.43%) OO
6 14 (7.87%) TDD
7 13 (7.30%) Data Analysis
7 13 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.30%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.74%) Multithreading
8 12 (6.74%) Project Management
9 11 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.18%) Benchmarking
9 11 (6.18%) UML
9 11 (6.18%) Project Planning
10 10 (5.62%) Data Management
10 10 (5.62%) Scrum
11 9 (5.06%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.06%) OOD
11 9 (5.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.71%) C#
1 60 (33.71%) SQL
2 26 (14.61%) C
2 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 24 (13.48%) Java
4 23 (12.92%) C++
5 17 (9.55%) XAML
6 15 (8.43%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.87%) Python
8 12 (6.74%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.06%) COBOL
10 6 (3.37%) VC++
11 5 (2.81%) F#
11 5 (2.81%) Scala
11 5 (2.81%) Erlang
12 4 (2.25%) Clojure
12 4 (2.25%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.25%) PHP
13 3 (1.69%) RPG
13 3 (1.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 107 (60.11%) Degree
2 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.93%) PhD
4 6 (3.37%) MCSD
5 4 (2.25%) CCNA
5 4 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.12%) TickIT
1 2 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Vendors
1 39 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.49%) Oracle
2 8 (4.49%) Google
3 6 (3.37%) Tableau
4 4 (2.25%) Cisco
4 4 (2.25%) Logi Analytics
4 4 (2.25%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.25%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.25%) Avaya
5 3 (1.69%) Borland
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) EMC
7 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.56%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) Omniture
7 1 (0.56%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.56%) Atmel
7 1 (0.56%) Zend
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