The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 29 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.50% 1.14% 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.26% 2.78% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Mathematics
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 24.38% 40.91% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 15
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 £27,950 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Worcester region.

Mathematics Salary Trend in Worcester

Mathematics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) MFC
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared