Period
to 25 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 101 99
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 28 72 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 2.33% 2.29% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.50% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 67 73
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +20.97%
10th Percentile £34,750 £26,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £57,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,052 2,876 3,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 87.45% 91.33% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 915 2,426 2,811
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,650 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £70,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in Bristol.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Bristol

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Physics
5 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (32.14%) C++
6 8 (28.57%) SDLC
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (25.00%) Analytics
7 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
8 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Python
8 6 (21.43%) Line Management
8 6 (21.43%) Data Science
9 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
9 5 (17.86%) C
9 5 (17.86%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) OO
9 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
9 5 (17.86%) Time Management
10 4 (14.29%) Deep Learning
10 4 (14.29%) Law
10 4 (14.29%) Legal
10 4 (14.29%) Neural Network
10 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) PhD
10 4 (14.29%) MATLAB

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Simulink
2 2 (7.14%) Stateflow
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Power Platform
2 1 (3.57%) AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.71%) Power BI
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 4 (14.29%) Law
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 4 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Head of Data Science
5 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Data Scientist
5 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Algorithm Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
1 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) PyTorch
2 2 (7.14%) TensorFlow
2 2 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (3.57%) Kafka
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.57%) OpenCV
3 1 (3.57%) Qt
3 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) Physics
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (21.43%) Data Science
6 6 (21.43%) Line Management
7 5 (17.86%) OO
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Deep Learning
8 4 (14.29%) Neural Network
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) MVC
9 3 (10.71%) People Management
9 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) C
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) Fortran
7 2 (7.14%) R
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) PhD
5 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft