Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 108 126
Rank change year-on-year +39 +18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 8 29 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.14% 1.61% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.75% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 32
Median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £28,125 £19,025 £19,788
90th Percentile £73,125 £71,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 666 1,656 2,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 94.60% 91.80% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 517 1,303 1,924
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,400 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cheshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Cheshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in Cheshire over the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 October 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 -6 4 £30,000 +33.33%
Wilmslow - 3 £60,000 -
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Games
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Lumberyard
3 3 (37.50%) Industry 4.0
3 3 (37.50%) Robotics
3 3 (37.50%) Mechatronics
3 3 (37.50%) Linear Algebra
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Life Science
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Online Games
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Animation
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) GAMP
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Data Science
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Quality

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Gameplay Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Gameplay Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tools Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Lumberyard
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) CryEngine
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) Industry 4.0
1 3 (37.50%) Life Science
1 3 (37.50%) Online Games
1 3 (37.50%) Robotics
2 2 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Linear Algebra
3 3 (37.50%) Mechatronics
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Science
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) GAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce