The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 36 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.56% 3.50% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.36% 9.72% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,101 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +2.73%
Mathematics
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.56% 36.00% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 84
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Worcester -11 4 £34,000 +36.00%
Malvern - 1 £39,000 -
Mathematics
West Midlands

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (66.67%) C++
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
1 10 (66.67%) Physics
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) UML
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) C++/CLI
3 4 (26.67%) ADSL
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) ADSL
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Physics
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) VHDL
3 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (33.33%) UML
1 5 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) C++/CLI
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks