Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 130 97
Rank change year-on-year +10 -33 +55
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 51 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.77% 1.14% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.26% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 26
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27% +5.77%
10th Percentile £20,125 £26,250 £16,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £35,375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

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 2,694 2,451 1,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.31% 89.94% 88.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,000 1,851 1,649
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,503 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +35 31 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Chester - 6 £55,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 3 £21,500 -
Runcorn +9 2 £21,750 - 4
Knutsford -10 2 - -
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 29 (56.86%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (39.22%) Java
4 20 (39.22%) Python
5 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
8 15 (29.41%) Data Analysis
8 15 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (27.45%) Analytics
10 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (21.57%) Project Management
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) Spring
11 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
11 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
12 9 (17.65%) Kafka
12 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (17.65%) Big Data
12 9 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (17.65%) ETL
13 8 (15.69%) Perl
13 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
13 8 (15.69%) JIRA
13 8 (15.69%) Data Science

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 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.80%) SAS
4 4 (7.84%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.92%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.80%) SPSS
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.92%) BGP
2 2 (3.92%) FTP
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) MPLS
2 2 (3.92%) OSPF
2 2 (3.92%) RSVP
2 2 (3.92%) SSH
2 2 (3.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
3 9 (17.65%) Big Data
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.80%) HBase
6 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.92%) Flink
8 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.92%) MySQL
8 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Ant
2 5 (9.80%) CA Release Automation
2 5 (9.80%) Gradle
2 5 (9.80%) IntelliJ
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Python Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 5 (9.80%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Network Planner
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planner
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
1 10 (19.61%) Spring
2 9 (17.65%) Kafka
3 5 (9.80%) Angular 2
3 5 (9.80%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) Flask
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 5 (9.80%) LDAP
3 5 (9.80%) NumPy
3 5 (9.80%) Pandas
3 5 (9.80%) RESTful
3 5 (9.80%) SAML
3 5 (9.80%) scikit-learn
3 5 (9.80%) SciPy
3 5 (9.80%) SOAP
4 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 3 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
2 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
5 5 (9.80%) Cyber Defence
5 5 (9.80%) Fintech
5 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.84%) PMI
7 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.92%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.96%) Infotainment
8 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Data Analysis
2 15 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (27.45%) Analytics
4 11 (21.57%) Project Management
5 9 (17.65%) ETL
6 8 (15.69%) Data Analytics
6 8 (15.69%) Data Science
7 7 (13.73%) TDD
8 6 (11.76%) Network Optimisation
9 5 (9.80%) Cluster Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (9.80%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (9.80%) Exploratory Data Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Microservices
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 5 (9.80%) SOA
9 5 (9.80%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (9.80%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
1 20 (39.22%) Python
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) Perl
3 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) Java 8
5 5 (9.80%) R
5 5 (9.80%) VBA
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) C#
6 4 (7.84%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) Scala
7 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (9.80%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (9.80%) PhD
4 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Docker
3 3 (5.88%) KVM
3 3 (5.88%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.80%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 5 (9.80%) Splunk
4 2 (3.92%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.92%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Capita
5 1 (1.96%) Minitab
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle