Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 119 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 -34 +55
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 66 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.13% 1.11% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.25% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 15 39
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £42,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +10.77%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,856 2,083 2,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.37% 88.83% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,067 1,618 1,800
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £55,525
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cheshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Cheshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Cheshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Warrington +17 26 £47,500 +37.68% 5
Knutsford -29 10 £40,000 +166.40%
Chester - 8 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield -11 3 £28,000 -25.33%
Crewe - 1 £23,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £21,500 - 1
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 36 (54.55%) Degree
2 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
3 27 (40.91%) SQL
3 27 (40.91%) Finance
4 26 (39.39%) Java
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (28.79%) Python
8 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
8 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
9 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (19.70%) Spring
9 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (18.18%) Analytics
10 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (16.67%) Banking
11 11 (16.67%) ETL
12 10 (15.15%) SOA
12 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
12 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
12 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
12 10 (15.15%) R
12 10 (15.15%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (13.64%) Hadoop
13 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (13.64%) Microservices
13 9 (13.64%) Docker

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.09%) SAS
3 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.03%) Apache
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.03%) Smallworld
6 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.58%) SPSS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.52%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.03%) FTP
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.12%) Big Data
3 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.58%) HBase
5 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.06%) MySQL
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Gradle
1 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.09%) Maven
2 5 (7.58%) Ant
2 5 (7.58%) CA Release Automation
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) IntelliJ
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) JUnit
2 5 (7.58%) Selenium
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Games
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 6 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Junior
6 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Graduate
6 5 (7.58%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Network Planner
6 5 (7.58%) Python Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
1 13 (19.70%) Spring
2 8 (12.12%) Angular 2
2 8 (12.12%) RESTful
2 8 (12.12%) SOAP
3 7 (10.61%) Kafka
4 6 (9.09%) CSS
4 6 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) Flask
5 5 (7.58%) LDAP
5 5 (7.58%) NumPy
5 5 (7.58%) Pandas
5 5 (7.58%) SAML
5 5 (7.58%) scikit-learn
5 5 (7.58%) SciPy
6 4 (6.06%) .NET
7 2 (3.03%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 10 (15.15%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (13.64%) Fintech
6 5 (7.58%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 2 (3.03%) User Experience
8 2 (3.03%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (1.52%) CCTV
9 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
3 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (18.18%) Analytics
5 11 (16.67%) ETL
6 10 (15.15%) SOA
6 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.64%) Microservices
8 7 (10.61%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.61%) Machine Learning
8 7 (10.61%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 6 (9.09%) Wealth Management
10 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (7.58%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) Statistics
10 5 (7.58%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 19 (28.79%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) R
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) Java 8
7 6 (9.09%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) C++
8 5 (7.58%) Scala
8 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.58%) VBA
9 4 (6.06%) Perl
10 3 (4.55%) C
10 3 (4.55%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.03%) VBScript
12 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.52%) PHP
12 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) Degree
2 21 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (6.06%) Postgraduate
5 2 (3.03%) PhD
5 2 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) KVM
3 1 (1.52%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.58%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 5 (7.58%) Splunk
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix
4 2 (3.03%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) Minitab
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) Sawtooth Software
5 1 (1.52%) Zend