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

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 144 104
Rank change year-on-year +23 -40 +38
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 34 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.32% 0.99% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.10% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 37
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - +30.43%
10th Percentile £19,875 £17,500 £16,206
90th Percentile £63,000 £80,000 £40,000
North West median annual salary £49,000 £42,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.62% +14.00% -

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 2,399 2,738 2,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.13% 90.57% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,828 2,065 1,705
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 November 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 November 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 +24 20 £45,000 +143.24% 3
Wilmslow -12 4 £21,999 -18.70%
Chester +7 3 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Runcorn -1 2 £21,750 +24.29% 3
Macclesfield +16 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Crewe - 1 £42,500 - 1
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (47.06%) Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
4 15 (44.12%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (38.24%) Project Management
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (29.41%) Python
7 10 (29.41%) Data Science
7 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
8 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
8 8 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (20.59%) Line Management
9 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (17.65%) Big Data
11 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
11 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
11 5 (14.71%) Java
11 5 (14.71%) Perl
11 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
11 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
11 5 (14.71%) Telecoms

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 (8.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.88%) SPSS
4 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) BGP
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
2 2 (5.88%) OSPF
2 2 (5.88%) RSVP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Big Data
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.82%) DB2
3 3 (8.82%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (8.82%) MariaDB
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (5.88%) Flink
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Software Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planner
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Trainee
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (8.82%) DBA
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) IP Planner
5 3 (8.82%) Python Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Trainee Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Trainee Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (5.88%) Kafka
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.76%) PMI
5 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
5 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.94%) Infotainment
6 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.94%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Analytics
2 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
2 15 (44.12%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (38.24%) Project Management
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) Data Science
6 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
7 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Line Management
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
8 5 (14.71%) DevOps
8 5 (14.71%) Network Optimisation
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Data Management
9 4 (11.76%) Economics
9 4 (11.76%) Physics
9 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Python
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (5.88%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (11.76%) PhD
3 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) KVM
1 3 (8.82%) QEMU
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.94%) Google