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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 139 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 75 113 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 2.07% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.96% 7.25% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 105 71
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
1258 1558 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.07% 28.55% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1341 1019
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 29 August 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
(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
Birmingham -3 24 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Warwickshire +19 19 £40,000 +6.66%
Staffordshire -14 16 £27,500 +19.56% 4
Worcestershire +2 10 £18,000 -14.28% 1
Coventry -3 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 108 (62.43%) Degree
2 72 (41.62%) Computer Science
3 61 (35.26%) SQL
4 58 (33.53%) C#
5 55 (31.79%) Software Engineering
6 54 (31.21%) .NET
7 45 (26.01%) SQL Server
8 37 (21.39%) Microsoft
9 33 (19.08%) Finance
10 32 (18.50%) Physics
11 29 (16.76%) C
11 29 (16.76%) MS Excel
12 27 (15.61%) Java
13 25 (14.45%) Windows
13 25 (14.45%) JavaScript
14 24 (13.87%) HTML
15 23 (13.29%) C++
16 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (10.40%) Statistics
18 18 (10.40%) Unit Testing
18 18 (10.40%) Time Management
18 18 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (9.83%) WPF
19 17 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (9.83%) MySQL
19 17 (9.83%) MS Office
19 17 (9.83%) UNIX
19 17 (9.83%) Python

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.58%) SAS
2 1 (0.58%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 29 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.83%) MS Office
3 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.31%) Stata
5 2 (1.16%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) SPSS
6 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) WebTrends
2 7 (4.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) Heroku
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.51%) LAN
1 13 (7.51%) WAN
2 10 (5.78%) ADSL
3 5 (2.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.31%) Internet
5 3 (1.73%) Firewall
5 3 (1.73%) VPN
6 2 (1.16%) VoIP
6 2 (1.16%) WLAN
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
6 2 (1.16%) HSRP
6 2 (1.16%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.16%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.83%) MySQL
4 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.94%) Data Mining
6 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (4.62%) MS Access
9 6 (3.47%) QlikView
9 6 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (9.25%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.62%) Selenium
3 8 (4.62%) Hudson
3 8 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.47%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.89%) JBehave
5 5 (2.89%) Maven
6 3 (1.73%) NUnit
7 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.58%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.58%) WATIR
8 1 (0.58%) RSpec
General
1 33 (19.08%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Automotive
3 12 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.94%) Banking
4 10 (5.78%) Games
5 8 (4.62%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.05%) Retail
6 7 (4.05%) French Language
7 6 (3.47%) Marketing
8 5 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.73%) Electronics
10 2 (1.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (45.09%) Developer
2 62 (35.84%) Analyst
3 29 (16.76%) Senior Developer
4 26 (15.03%) Graduate
5 23 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (12.14%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.67%) Software Engineer
8 14 (8.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) Service Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Python Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Programmer
10 9 (5.20%) MI Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Data Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) Software Analyst
12 7 (4.05%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (31.21%) .NET
2 24 (13.87%) HTML
3 17 (9.83%) WPF
4 16 (9.25%) XML
5 14 (8.09%) XSLT
5 14 (8.09%) DHTML
6 11 (6.36%) Django
6 11 (6.36%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (6.36%) Flask
7 10 (5.78%) CSS
8 9 (5.20%) MDX
9 8 (4.62%) REST
9 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 7 (4.05%) Web Services
10 7 (4.05%) jQuery
10 7 (4.05%) Ajax
11 5 (2.89%) SOAP
11 5 (2.89%) MFC
12 4 (2.31%) Spring
12 4 (2.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (41.62%) Computer Science
2 32 (18.50%) Physics
3 18 (10.40%) Statistics
4 14 (8.09%) Smartcard
4 14 (8.09%) Economics
5 11 (6.36%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (4.05%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.47%) Telematics
8 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.47%) Blog
8 6 (3.47%) Remote Sensing
9 5 (2.89%) iSeries
9 5 (2.89%) AS400
10 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.16%) Mobile Games
11 2 (1.16%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.16%) CUDA
12 1 (0.58%) Arduino
12 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Windows
2 17 (9.83%) UNIX
3 14 (8.09%) Linux
4 10 (5.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.79%) Software Engineering
2 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.40%) Unit Testing
3 18 (10.40%) Time Management
4 16 (9.25%) TDD
5 15 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.09%) Cyber Security
7 12 (6.94%) Multithreading
7 12 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 12 (6.94%) OO
7 12 (6.94%) Benchmarking
8 11 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.78%) SOA
9 10 (5.78%) Scrum
10 9 (5.20%) Project Management
10 9 (5.20%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.62%) Web Development
11 8 (4.62%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (4.62%) UML
11 8 (4.62%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (35.26%) SQL
2 58 (33.53%) C#
3 29 (16.76%) C
4 27 (15.61%) Java
5 25 (14.45%) JavaScript
6 23 (13.29%) C++
7 17 (9.83%) Python
8 16 (9.25%) T-SQL
9 14 (8.09%) XAML
10 11 (6.36%) VB.NET
11 9 (5.20%) PHP
12 8 (4.62%) COBOL
13 6 (3.47%) VC++
14 5 (2.89%) Delphi
14 5 (2.89%) RPG
14 5 (2.89%) Ruby
15 4 (2.31%) Erlang
15 4 (2.31%) F#
15 4 (2.31%) Scala
16 3 (1.73%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 108 (62.43%) Degree
2 17 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.05%) PhD
4 6 (3.47%) MCSD
5 2 (1.16%) CCNA
5 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.16%) TickIT
1 2 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.58%) vCloud
Vendors
1 37 (21.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 8 (4.62%) Google
4 7 (4.05%) Tableau
5 5 (2.89%) Logi Analytics
6 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.31%) JBoss
7 3 (1.73%) Borland
8 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.16%) Zend
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco
8 2 (1.16%) Avaya
9 1 (0.58%) EMC
9 1 (0.58%) Cognos
9 1 (0.58%) Atmel
9 1 (0.58%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.58%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.58%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) Omniture
9 1 (0.58%) DoubleClick
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