Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 146 194
Rank change year-on-year +29 +48 -49
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 141 163 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.32% 1.90% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 2.14% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 108 132 151
Berkshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,875 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -2.50%

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 5215 7633 9252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.63% 88.75% 86.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 5883 7113
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +49 56 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Bracknell +2 36 £57,500 +91.67% 1
Maidenhead +22 21 £26,500 -18.46%
Newbury -3 11 £40,000 - 3
Slough +4 6 £48,750 -32.76% 2
Thatcham - 1 £52,500 -
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 98 (69.50%) Degree
2 85 (60.28%) Computer Science
3 42 (29.79%) Java
3 42 (29.79%) SQL
4 41 (29.08%) C#
5 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 38 (26.95%) Physics
6 35 (24.82%) Python
7 34 (24.11%) C++
8 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
8 32 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (21.28%) PHP
9 30 (21.28%) Mentoring
10 28 (19.86%) .NET
10 28 (19.86%) Project Management
11 27 (19.15%) Computer Science Degree
12 26 (18.44%) Marketing
13 25 (17.73%) Analytics
14 24 (17.02%) Windows
15 22 (15.60%) CRM
15 22 (15.60%) Software Engineering
15 22 (15.60%) Ajax
15 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (14.89%) Economics
16 21 (14.89%) Scrum
17 20 (14.18%) Adobe Analytics
17 20 (14.18%) Personalization
18 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (13.48%) Web Services
19 18 (12.77%) C

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 8 (5.67%) SAS
2 6 (4.26%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) SAP ERP
1 9 (6.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.18%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.13%) GitHub
4 3 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Firewall
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
2 3 (2.13%) BGP
2 3 (2.13%) EIGRP
2 3 (2.13%) MPLS
2 3 (2.13%) OSPF
2 3 (2.13%) RIP
3 2 (1.42%) SSH
3 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) Big Data
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.38%) SQLPlus
4 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.96%) Power BI
5 6 (4.26%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.55%) Data Mining
6 5 (3.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) HBase
7 4 (2.84%) Impala
7 4 (2.84%) QlikView
7 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.84%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.84%) Star Schema
8 3 (2.13%) KNIME
8 3 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) JUnit
1 10 (7.09%) Selenium
1 10 (7.09%) WebDriver
2 9 (6.38%) eggPlant
2 9 (6.38%) HP UFT
2 9 (6.38%) LoadRunner
2 9 (6.38%) LoadUI
2 9 (6.38%) SoapUI
2 9 (6.38%) TestNG
2 9 (6.38%) Toad
3 3 (2.13%) Ant
3 3 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.13%) GitLab
3 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.13%) Maven
3 3 (2.13%) Subversion
3 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 26 (18.44%) Marketing
2 18 (12.77%) Finance
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 9 (6.38%) Publishing
5 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.26%) Games
7 3 (2.13%) Automotive
8 2 (1.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (27.66%) Analyst
2 36 (25.53%) Developer
3 34 (24.11%) Graduate
4 19 (13.48%) Software Engineer
5 16 (11.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 16 (11.35%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Applications Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Applications Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Web Developer
6 15 (10.64%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (10.64%) Web Applications Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Web Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Junior
8 12 (8.51%) Senior Manager
9 11 (7.80%) Data Analyst
10 10 (7.09%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (6.38%) SAP Test Analyst
11 9 (6.38%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.86%) .NET
2 22 (15.60%) Ajax
3 19 (13.48%) Web Services
4 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 15 (10.64%) jQuery
4 15 (10.64%) WebSockets
5 9 (6.38%) SOAP
6 8 (5.67%) CSS
7 7 (4.96%) WinForms
8 6 (4.26%) XML
9 5 (3.55%) COM
9 5 (3.55%) Spring
10 4 (2.84%) HTML
11 3 (2.13%) DirectX
11 3 (2.13%) JSON
11 3 (2.13%) OpenGL
11 3 (2.13%) REST
12 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.42%) Flash
12 2 (1.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 85 (60.28%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.51%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.96%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.96%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.26%) User Experience
6 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.13%) PKI
6 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.42%) DataPower
7 2 (1.42%) Derivative
7 2 (1.42%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.42%) Robotics
8 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Windows
2 9 (6.38%) Linux
3 7 (4.96%) Unix
4 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.13%) CentOS
5 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.42%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.95%) Physics
2 32 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (21.28%) Mentoring
4 28 (19.86%) Project Management
5 25 (17.73%) Analytics
6 22 (15.60%) CRM
6 22 (15.60%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.89%) Economics
7 21 (14.89%) Scrum
8 20 (14.18%) Personalization
9 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (12.06%) Statistics
11 15 (10.64%) Test Automation
12 14 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (9.22%) Digital Analytics
13 13 (9.22%) ETL
13 13 (9.22%) SDLC
13 13 (9.22%) Statistical Analysis
14 12 (8.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.79%) Java
1 42 (29.79%) SQL
2 41 (29.08%) C#
3 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 35 (24.82%) Python
5 34 (24.11%) C++
6 30 (21.28%) PHP
7 18 (12.77%) C
8 7 (4.96%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.26%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.55%) Perl
10 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.13%) R
11 3 (2.13%) Scala
11 3 (2.13%) VBA
12 2 (1.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 98 (69.50%) Degree
2 27 (19.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.09%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (6.38%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.67%) PhD
6 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.71%) CCNA
8 1 (0.71%) CCNP
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.06%) QA
2 8 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.96%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.96%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Apache Flume
1 4 (2.84%) HDFS
2 3 (2.13%) Docker
2 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.96%) Nagios
3 4 (2.84%) Oozie
4 3 (2.13%) Ansible
4 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.13%) Puppet
4 3 (2.13%) Salt
4 3 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (9.93%) Google
1 14 (9.93%) SAP
2 13 (9.22%) Adobe
2 13 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.09%) HP
4 6 (4.26%) Facebook
4 6 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.26%) Tealium
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle
6 4 (2.84%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.84%) Tableau
7 3 (2.13%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.13%) Citrix
7 3 (2.13%) New Relic
7 3 (2.13%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.42%) F5
8 2 (1.42%) Monetate
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.71%) Aruba
9 1 (0.71%) VMware