Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 86 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 +55 -38
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 35 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.17% 2.53% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.71% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 47
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.35% +18.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £16,500 £26,875 £17,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,750 £70,700
North West median annual salary £37,577 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -24.85% +25.00% +6.67%

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 1,463 1,959 3,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 90.70% 93.42% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,454 2,321
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 11 £22,500 -50.00% 6
Ellesmere Port - 9 £17,000 -
Wilmslow +15 7 £57,500 +69.62% 3
Chester -15 3 £37,500 -16.67% 6
Macclesfield -4 2 - - 3
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 20 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 12 (34.29%) Degree
4 12 (34.29%) Data Analysis
4 12 (34.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (31.43%) Algorithms
5 11 (31.43%) Data Science
6 10 (28.57%) Decision-Making
6 10 (28.57%) Python
7 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) CyberArk
7 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
7 9 (25.71%) Okta
7 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (25.71%) BeyondTrust
7 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (25.71%) Office 365
7 9 (25.71%) SailPoint
7 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
8 8 (22.86%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (20.00%) Azure
9 7 (20.00%) Online Games
9 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (20.00%) Time Management
9 7 (20.00%) Game Development

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 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 7 (20.00%) Azure
3 6 (17.14%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) AWS
4 1 (2.86%) GCP
4 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Looker
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 12 (34.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (20.00%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Publishing
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Administrator
1 9 (25.71%) IT Administrator
1 9 (25.71%) Programmer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Software Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Software Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Support Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) SailPoint
2 7 (20.00%) CryEngine
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) Laravel
3 2 (5.71%) React
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (2.86%) gRPC
4 1 (2.86%) PySpark
4 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Algorithms
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (20.00%) Online Games
4 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
1 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 12 (34.29%) Data Analysis
5 11 (31.43%) Data Science
5 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
6 10 (28.57%) Decision-Making
7 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (20.00%) Game Development
8 7 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (20.00%) Time Management
9 6 (17.14%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (17.14%) SDLC
9 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
9 6 (17.14%) Threat Modelling
9 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
10 5 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Python
2 7 (20.00%) C++
2 7 (20.00%) Lua
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Go
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.86%) R
5 1 (2.86%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (17.14%) PhD
4 1 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) BeyondTrust
2 9 (25.71%) CyberArk
2 9 (25.71%) Okta
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) Minitab
4 1 (2.86%) Talend