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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 21 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.89% 2.92% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 11.76% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
34 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 30.36% 24.82% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 36
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Physics
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 9000
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) TickIT
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Chemistry
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9000
1 2 (33.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft