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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 23 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 1.19% 3.57% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 7.50% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
17 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.24% 47.62% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) C++/CLI
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C++/CLI
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared