Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 158 164
Rank change year-on-year +51 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 173 145 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.69% 1.74% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.97% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 145 115 178
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £43,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.33% -6.25% -

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5564 7342 9619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.42% 87.97% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4364 5618 7667
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Berkshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Berkshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Berkshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +71 68 £30,000 +14.29% 4
Bracknell -11 42 £57,500 +91.67% 2
Newbury +9 26 £40,000 - 2
Slough 0 15 £27,500 -7.16% 1
Maidenhead +11 10 £29,750 -8.46% 6
Ascot - 1 £33,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £52,500 -
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 140 (80.92%) Degree
2 113 (65.32%) Computer Science
3 62 (35.84%) SQL
4 60 (34.68%) Python
5 57 (32.95%) Physics
6 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
7 49 (28.32%) Java
8 47 (27.17%) SQL Server
9 45 (26.01%) C#
10 44 (25.43%) .NET
11 43 (24.86%) Computer Science Degree
12 41 (23.70%) C++
13 39 (22.54%) Project Management
13 39 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (21.39%) PHP
15 36 (20.81%) Mentoring
16 31 (17.92%) Ajax
16 31 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (16.76%) ASP.NET
18 28 (16.18%) jQuery
19 27 (15.61%) Statistics
19 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
20 25 (14.45%) Finance
20 25 (14.45%) Web Services
20 25 (14.45%) Windows
20 25 (14.45%) C
20 25 (14.45%) Algorithms
20 25 (14.45%) Analytics
21 24 (13.87%) WebSockets
21 24 (13.87%) SDLC

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.25%) SAS
2 6 (3.47%) Apache Pig
2 6 (3.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.31%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.31%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.20%) SAP ERP
1 9 (5.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.62%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (4.62%) SaaS
3 4 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.31%) GitHub
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Internet
2 5 (2.89%) Firewall
3 4 (2.31%) BGP
3 4 (2.31%) EIGRP
3 4 (2.31%) MPLS
3 4 (2.31%) OSPF
3 4 (2.31%) RIP
4 2 (1.16%) SSH
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.83%) Big Data
3 14 (8.09%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.36%) Data Mining
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.20%) SQLPlus
6 8 (4.62%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.05%) Power BI
8 6 (3.47%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.89%) MySQL
10 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.31%) HBase
10 4 (2.31%) Impala
10 4 (2.31%) QlikView
10 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.31%) Sqoop
10 4 (2.31%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.73%) KNIME
11 3 (1.73%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) JUnit
1 11 (6.36%) Selenium
1 11 (6.36%) WebDriver
2 9 (5.20%) eggPlant
2 9 (5.20%) HP UFT
2 9 (5.20%) LoadRunner
2 9 (5.20%) LoadUI
2 9 (5.20%) SoapUI
2 9 (5.20%) TestNG
2 9 (5.20%) Toad
3 8 (4.62%) Subversion
4 4 (2.31%) Ant
4 4 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.31%) GitLab
4 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.31%) JIRA
4 4 (2.31%) Maven
4 4 (2.31%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (14.45%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Marketing
2 16 (9.25%) Retail
3 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.20%) Games
4 9 (5.20%) Publishing
5 6 (3.47%) Music Industry
6 4 (2.31%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (42.77%) Developer
2 42 (24.28%) Analyst
3 33 (19.08%) Graduate
4 29 (16.76%) Senior Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Applications Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Senior Applications Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Senior Web Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Web Applications Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Web Developer
6 23 (13.29%) Junior
7 18 (10.40%) SQL Analyst
8 17 (9.83%) Junior Developer
9 16 (9.25%) Graduate Developer
10 14 (8.09%) Data Analyst
11 13 (7.51%) Software Engineer
12 11 (6.36%) Data Scientist
12 11 (6.36%) Java Developer
12 11 (6.36%) SQL Data Analyst
13 9 (5.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.43%) .NET
2 31 (17.92%) Ajax
3 29 (16.76%) ASP.NET
4 28 (16.18%) jQuery
5 25 (14.45%) Web Services
6 24 (13.87%) WebSockets
7 13 (7.51%) CSS
8 9 (5.20%) SOAP
9 8 (4.62%) HTML
10 7 (4.05%) RESTful
10 7 (4.05%) WinForms
10 7 (4.05%) WPF
11 6 (3.47%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.47%) HTML5
11 6 (3.47%) XML
12 4 (2.31%) JSON
12 4 (2.31%) LINQ
12 4 (2.31%) Silverlight
12 4 (2.31%) Spring
12 4 (2.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 113 (65.32%) Computer Science
2 31 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (14.45%) Algorithms
4 16 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.05%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.05%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.47%) Renewable Energy
7 4 (2.31%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.31%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.31%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.31%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.73%) Derivative
8 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.73%) PKI
9 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.16%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.16%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Windows
2 9 (5.20%) Linux
3 8 (4.62%) Unix
4 6 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.31%) CentOS
5 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.95%) Physics
2 39 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.54%) Project Management
3 36 (20.81%) Mentoring
4 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 27 (15.61%) Statistics
5 25 (14.45%) Analytics
6 24 (13.87%) Scrum
6 24 (13.87%) SDLC
7 23 (13.29%) Test Automation
8 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (10.40%) OO
10 17 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (9.83%) Functional Testing
10 17 (9.83%) TDD
10 17 (9.83%) Workflow
11 16 (9.25%) CRM
12 15 (8.67%) Predictive Analytics
13 13 (7.51%) Manual Testing
13 13 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.84%) SQL
2 60 (34.68%) Python
3 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
4 49 (28.32%) Java
5 45 (26.01%) C#
6 41 (23.70%) C++
7 37 (21.39%) PHP
8 25 (14.45%) C
9 12 (6.94%) MATLAB
9 12 (6.94%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.78%) R
11 9 (5.20%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.05%) XAML
13 6 (3.47%) Scala
14 5 (2.89%) Perl
15 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.73%) VBA
17 2 (1.16%) VC++
18 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (80.92%) Degree
2 43 (24.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (8.09%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (5.78%) PhD
5 9 (5.20%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.87%) QA
2 8 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.05%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Apache Flume
1 4 (2.31%) Docker
1 4 (2.31%) HDFS
1 4 (2.31%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (5.20%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.62%) Nagios
3 4 (2.31%) Ansible
3 4 (2.31%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.31%) Oozie
3 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.31%) Puppet
3 4 (2.31%) Salt
3 4 (2.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.36%) SAP
3 9 (5.20%) HP
4 6 (3.47%) Google
5 5 (2.89%) Adobe
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle
6 4 (2.31%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.31%) Citrix
6 4 (2.31%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.31%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.31%) New Relic
6 4 (2.31%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.31%) Tableau
6 4 (2.31%) Telerik
7 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.16%) F5
8 2 (1.16%) Facebook
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.58%) Monetate
9 1 (0.58%) Tealium