Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 113 80
Rank change year-on-year +28 -33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 409 276 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.75% 2.71% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 2.97% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 374 224 441
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £106,050 £102,125 £107,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% +4.35%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,088 9,301 11,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.37% 91.41% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,960 8,361 10,833
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the City of London

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in the City of London.

Salary trend for Mathematics in the City of London

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the City of London

Mathematics
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 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
London Bridge -1 1 £62,500 +184.09%
Mathematics
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 242 (59.17%) Degree
2 209 (51.10%) Computer Science
3 203 (49.63%) Finance
4 159 (38.88%) SQL
5 145 (35.45%) Python
6 127 (31.05%) Java
7 105 (25.67%) Physics
8 101 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (23.96%) SQL Server
10 93 (22.74%) C#
11 90 (22.00%) Analytics
12 80 (19.56%) Analytical Skills
13 78 (19.07%) C++
14 74 (18.09%) Machine Learning
15 71 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
17 68 (16.63%) Data Science
18 65 (15.89%) Big Data
19 64 (15.65%) Statistics
19 64 (15.65%) Banking
20 54 (13.20%) OO
20 54 (13.20%) Data Warehouse
21 53 (12.96%) .NET
21 53 (12.96%) Microsoft
22 52 (12.71%) PhD
23 50 (12.22%) Multithreading
24 49 (11.98%) Software Engineering
25 48 (11.74%) Scrum
25 48 (11.74%) Data Analysis
25 48 (11.74%) R

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 44 (10.76%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.42%) Ethereum
3 13 (3.18%) SAS
4 6 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.98%) Apache
6 3 (0.73%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.49%) JBoss
7 2 (0.49%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.24%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 46 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) SPSS
6 2 (0.49%) Stata
7 1 (0.24%) EViews
7 1 (0.24%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.96%) SaaS
4 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.22%) GitHub
6 3 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.49%) Datadog
7 2 (0.49%) PaaS
7 2 (0.49%) Stackdriver
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.24%) Heroku
8 1 (0.24%) Serverless
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.47%) Internet
2 5 (1.22%) SMS
3 1 (0.24%) AMQP
3 1 (0.24%) Broadband
3 1 (0.24%) DHCP
3 1 (0.24%) DNS
3 1 (0.24%) Firewall
3 1 (0.24%) MQTT
3 1 (0.24%) Network Security
3 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 65 (15.89%) Big Data
3 54 (13.20%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (10.27%) Power BI
6 40 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (9.05%) NoSQL
8 36 (8.80%) Data Lake
9 32 (7.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 31 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (4.89%) Relational Database
11 20 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (4.40%) Hadoop
13 17 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (4.16%) Cosmos DB
14 13 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (2.93%) Data Mining
15 12 (2.93%) MySQL
16 10 (2.44%) MongoDB
16 10 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.69%) Git (software)
1 11 (2.69%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.47%) JIRA
3 6 (1.47%) JUnit
4 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.98%) Maven
5 4 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.73%) Artifactory
6 3 (0.73%) IntelliJ
6 3 (0.73%) Subversion
7 2 (0.49%) Gradle
7 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.49%) Moq
7 2 (0.49%) MSTest
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.49%) Selenium
7 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.49%) Toad
7 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 203 (49.63%) Finance
2 64 (15.65%) Banking
3 40 (9.78%) Front Office
4 21 (5.13%) Games
5 19 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.65%) Marketing
6 14 (3.42%) Advertising
7 12 (2.93%) Back Office
7 12 (2.93%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.73%) Retail
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (46.94%) Developer
2 75 (18.34%) Analyst
3 51 (12.47%) Data Scientist
4 49 (11.98%) Java Developer
5 44 (10.76%) C# Developer
6 41 (10.02%) Graduate
7 39 (9.54%) SQL Developer
8 27 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 26 (6.36%) C# WPF Developer
9 26 (6.36%) Junior
9 26 (6.36%) WPF Developer
10 25 (6.11%) Graduate Developer
11 24 (5.87%) Senior Data Scientist
12 23 (5.62%) SSIS Developer
12 23 (5.62%) SSRS Developer
13 22 (5.38%) C++ Developer
14 21 (5.13%) Senior Developer
14 21 (5.13%) SQL BI Developer
15 20 (4.89%) Data Analyst
15 20 (4.89%) Pricing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.96%) .NET
2 37 (9.05%) WPF
3 22 (5.38%) REST
4 20 (4.89%) Entity Framework
5 19 (4.65%) Natural Language Processing
5 19 (4.65%) Web Services
6 17 (4.16%) Spring
7 16 (3.91%) Spring Boot
7 16 (3.91%) Spring Cloud
8 15 (3.67%) HTML
9 14 (3.42%) React
10 13 (3.18%) AngularJS
10 13 (3.18%) Pandas
11 11 (2.69%) HTML5
11 11 (2.69%) JSON
11 11 (2.69%) Kafka
11 11 (2.69%) WCF
12 10 (2.44%) Node.js
13 9 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (2.20%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 209 (51.10%) Computer Science
2 80 (19.56%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (11.49%) Algorithms
3 47 (11.49%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (7.33%) Data Structures
5 29 (7.09%) Fintech
6 28 (6.85%) Hedge funds
7 26 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (4.89%) Equities
9 16 (3.91%) Market Risk
10 15 (3.67%) Bitcoin
10 15 (3.67%) Fixed Income
11 12 (2.93%) Derivative
11 12 (2.93%) Management Information System
12 11 (2.69%) Exotic Derivative
13 10 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (2.44%) Credit Risk
13 10 (2.44%) Reinsurance
14 9 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (2.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.33%) Linux
2 27 (6.60%) Unix
3 13 (3.18%) Windows
4 5 (1.22%) HPUX
5 2 (0.49%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.67%) Physics
2 101 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (22.00%) Analytics
4 74 (18.09%) Machine Learning
5 71 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (16.63%) Data Science
8 64 (15.65%) Statistics
9 54 (13.20%) OO
10 50 (12.22%) Multithreading
11 49 (11.98%) Software Engineering
12 48 (11.74%) Data Analysis
12 48 (11.74%) Scrum
13 47 (11.49%) TDD
14 34 (8.31%) Mentoring
15 33 (8.07%) Configuration Management
16 32 (7.82%) SDLC
17 31 (7.58%) DevOps
18 30 (7.33%) SOA
19 29 (7.09%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 159 (38.88%) SQL
2 145 (35.45%) Python
3 127 (31.05%) Java
4 93 (22.74%) C#
5 78 (19.07%) C++
6 48 (11.74%) R
7 45 (11.00%) JavaScript
8 31 (7.58%) Scala
9 27 (6.60%) VBA
10 23 (5.62%) MATLAB
10 23 (5.62%) T-SQL
11 19 (4.65%) Java 8
12 10 (2.44%) Kotlin
13 8 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.71%) PHP
14 7 (1.71%) Ruby
15 5 (1.22%) C
15 5 (1.22%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 242 (59.17%) Degree
2 52 (12.71%) PhD
3 31 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (6.85%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (2.69%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.22%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.49%) CCNA
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) CCNP
8 1 (0.24%) CISM
8 1 (0.24%) CISSP
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) GPEN
8 1 (0.24%) MCP
8 1 (0.24%) MCSA
8 1 (0.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.82%) QA
2 9 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (2.20%) EMIR
2 9 (2.20%) MiFID
3 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) GCP
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (5.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.73%) Puppet
3 2 (0.49%) Ansible
3 2 (0.49%) logstash
3 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.49%) Terraform
4 1 (0.24%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.24%) Control-M
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.85%) Tableau
3 19 (4.65%) Oracle
4 10 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (2.20%) Cognos
6 7 (1.71%) Google
7 3 (0.73%) Hortonworks
7 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.49%) Capita
8 2 (0.49%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.49%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.49%) IBM
8 2 (0.49%) MapR
8 2 (0.49%) New Relic
8 2 (0.49%) Teradata
9 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco
9 1 (0.24%) Citrix
9 1 (0.24%) Solace
9 1 (0.24%) VMware