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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 47 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.71% 2.31% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.94% 5.88% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £17,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.88% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
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
72 102 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.57% 39.23% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 75
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £30,275
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +32.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram 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 3 August 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 -5 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Malvern -7 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Mathematics
West Midlands

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (93.75%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Physics
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) C
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Electronics
6 5 (31.25%) MFC
6 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
6 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
6 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Robotics
6 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) Games
9 2 (12.50%) Information Security
9 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) Ruby
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX
9 2 (12.50%) Perl
9 2 (12.50%) PHP
9 2 (12.50%) Python

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Junior
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior C++ Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C++ Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Physics
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (31.25%) Robotics
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) VHDL
5 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel
Redditch, Worcestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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