Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 101 121
Rank change year-on-year -39 +20 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 49 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.45% 1.63% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.86% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 40
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +41.67% -28.89%
10th Percentile £17,500 £20,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £70,700 £43,750 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +18.88%

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 3,034 1,883 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 89.58% 87.83% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,250 1,523 2,126
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Knutsford -36 11 £40,000 +166.40% 1
Warrington -8 10 £52,500 +90.91% 9
Chester -7 7 £32,500 -31.58% 2
Macclesfield -5 3 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Runcorn -8 3 £17,500 - 1
Crewe +1 1 £23,500 -44.71% 3
Middlewich - 1 £22,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £27,060 -
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 23 (46.94%) Finance
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
5 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.45%) Python
5 11 (22.45%) Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.37%) Physics
8 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
8 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.29%) Banking
9 7 (14.29%) R
10 6 (12.24%) Big Data
10 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
10 6 (12.24%) Docker
10 6 (12.24%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (12.24%) Data Analytics
10 6 (12.24%) Workflow
11 5 (10.20%) QA
11 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce

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 (6.12%) CMS
1 3 (6.12%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.04%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) GitHub
3 3 (6.12%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Gradle
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Games
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Graduate
4 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Junior
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Junior Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.16%) Flash
2 3 (6.12%) Angular 2
2 3 (6.12%) REST
2 3 (6.12%) RESTful
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) React
4 1 (2.04%) Swagger
4 1 (2.04%) WebGL
4 1 (2.04%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Fintech
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) CCTV
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Analytics
3 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.37%) Physics
5 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
6 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Data Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (12.24%) Workflow
8 5 (10.20%) Data Science
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) Open Source
8 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.20%) SOA
8 5 (10.20%) System Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (8.16%) Microservices
10 3 (6.12%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Java
3 11 (22.45%) Python
4 7 (14.29%) R
5 4 (8.16%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) Scala
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Lua
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.12%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (6.12%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.08%) PhD
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Avaya
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Apigee
2 2 (4.08%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Cognos
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Remedy
3 1 (2.04%) Sage
3 1 (2.04%) Sawtooth Software
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Zend