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

Mathematics (Maths)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 67 67
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 +42
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 368 452 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.45% 4.36% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 4.87% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 316 406 516
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £38,625 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £112,500 £108,125
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +25.00%

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 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 9,716 9,281 12,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.10% 89.54% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8,642 8,451 11,052
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% +0.18% +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 19 February 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 19 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
Moorgate - 4 £90,000 -
Mathematics
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 224 (60.87%) Finance
2 179 (48.64%) Degree
3 149 (40.49%) Computer Science
4 143 (38.86%) C#
5 129 (35.05%) SQL
6 113 (30.71%) Python
7 102 (27.72%) C++
8 79 (21.47%) Java
9 77 (20.92%) Front Office
10 76 (20.65%) SQL Server
10 76 (20.65%) Analytics
11 70 (19.02%) .NET
11 70 (19.02%) Physics
12 66 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
13 64 (17.39%) R
14 59 (16.03%) Microsoft
15 56 (15.22%) Statistics
16 54 (14.67%) JavaScript
16 54 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
17 51 (13.86%) OO
17 51 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (13.32%) Banking
19 45 (12.23%) Hedge funds
20 44 (11.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 44 (11.96%) Linux
20 44 (11.96%) Data Modelling
20 44 (11.96%) Data Science
21 42 (11.41%) Numerate Degree
22 40 (10.87%) Creative Thinking
23 39 (10.60%) T-SQL

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 26 (7.07%) SAS
2 15 (4.08%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.09%) Apache
5 4 (1.09%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.09%) IIS
6 2 (0.54%) DataSynapse
6 2 (0.54%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.27%) GemFire
7 1 (0.27%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 31 (8.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.90%) SPSS
4 4 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.82%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.09%) ReMetrica
2 2 (0.54%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.17%) PaaS
4 6 (1.63%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.54%) npm
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) AdWords
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.17%) BGP
2 8 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (2.17%) DHCP
2 8 (2.17%) DNS
2 8 (2.17%) EIGRP
2 8 (2.17%) LAN
2 8 (2.17%) MPLS
2 8 (2.17%) NX-OS
2 8 (2.17%) Plixer Scrutinizer
2 8 (2.17%) SNMP
2 8 (2.17%) VLAN
2 8 (2.17%) WAN
2 8 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (2.17%) Wireless
2 8 (2.17%) Wireshark
3 3 (0.82%) Internet
3 3 (0.82%) Network Security
4 2 (0.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.71%) Big Data
5 17 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 14 (3.80%) Data Mining
9 13 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (3.53%) Power BI
10 12 (3.26%) QlikView
10 12 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (2.45%) Apache Hive
14 8 (2.17%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.08%) NUnit
3 15 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.45%) Moq
5 9 (2.45%) MSTest
6 7 (1.90%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.63%) JUnit
7 6 (1.63%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.36%) Maven
8 5 (1.36%) RStudio
8 5 (1.36%) Subversion
9 4 (1.09%) JIRA
10 3 (0.82%) Gradle
10 3 (0.82%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.54%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.54%) Bower
11 2 (0.54%) Grunt
General
1 224 (60.87%) Finance
2 77 (20.92%) Front Office
3 49 (13.32%) Banking
4 25 (6.79%) Investment Banking
5 24 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 24 (6.52%) Legal
6 17 (4.62%) Advertising
7 6 (1.63%) Marketing
8 5 (1.36%) Retail
8 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.82%) Games
10 2 (0.54%) International Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (42.12%) Developer
2 96 (26.09%) Analyst
3 42 (11.41%) C# Developer
4 34 (9.24%) Python Developer
5 32 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.61%) Qualitative Analyst
6 28 (7.61%) Quantitative Analyst
7 26 (7.07%) Java Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Junior
9 24 (6.52%) C++ Developer
10 23 (6.25%) Data Scientist
10 23 (6.25%) Graduate
10 23 (6.25%) Quantitative Developer
10 23 (6.25%) SQL Developer
11 21 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
11 21 (5.71%) Business Analysis Manager
11 21 (5.71%) Business Manager
11 21 (5.71%) Junior Developer
11 21 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
12 20 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.02%) .NET
2 35 (9.51%) ASP.NET
3 26 (7.07%) AngularJS
4 20 (5.43%) HTML
5 18 (4.89%) Middleware
6 16 (4.35%) REST
7 15 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 14 (3.80%) Web Services
8 14 (3.80%) WPF
9 13 (3.53%) jQuery
9 13 (3.53%) NumPy
10 11 (2.99%) HTML5
10 11 (2.99%) Pandas
11 10 (2.72%) Ajax
11 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (2.72%) CSS
11 10 (2.72%) React
12 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (2.45%) STL
13 8 (2.17%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 149 (40.49%) Computer Science
2 66 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (12.23%) Hedge funds
4 44 (11.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 35 (9.51%) Equities
5 35 (9.51%) Fintech
6 30 (8.15%) Algorithms
7 22 (5.98%) Derivative
7 22 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (5.98%) Market Risk
8 21 (5.71%) Management Information System
9 17 (4.62%) Credit Risk
9 17 (4.62%) Data Structures
10 15 (4.08%) User Experience
11 14 (3.80%) Reinsurance
12 12 (3.26%) Fixed Income
13 11 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (2.17%) Data Centre
15 4 (1.09%) Contract for Difference
15 4 (1.09%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.96%) Linux
2 28 (7.61%) Windows
3 24 (6.52%) Unix
4 4 (1.09%) Solaris
5 3 (0.82%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.65%) Analytics
2 70 (19.02%) Physics
3 56 (15.22%) Statistics
4 54 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (13.86%) OO
6 44 (11.96%) Data Modelling
6 44 (11.96%) Data Science
7 40 (10.87%) Creative Thinking
8 38 (10.33%) Portfolio Management
8 38 (10.33%) Software Engineering
9 36 (9.78%) Risk Management
10 35 (9.51%) Validation
11 34 (9.24%) Multithreading
12 32 (8.70%) Machine Learning
13 31 (8.42%) Collaborative Working
13 31 (8.42%) Data Analysis
13 31 (8.42%) Economics
13 31 (8.42%) OOP
14 30 (8.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (38.86%) C#
2 129 (35.05%) SQL
3 113 (30.71%) Python
4 102 (27.72%) C++
5 79 (21.47%) Java
6 64 (17.39%) R
7 54 (14.67%) JavaScript
8 39 (10.60%) T-SQL
9 36 (9.78%) MATLAB
10 29 (7.88%) VBA
11 27 (7.34%) C
12 16 (4.35%) Scala
13 14 (3.80%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.99%) VB
15 10 (2.72%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.09%) PHP
18 3 (0.82%) Julia
18 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
19 2 (0.54%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 179 (48.64%) Degree
2 42 (11.41%) Numerate Degree
3 38 (10.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (8.42%) PhD
5 21 (5.71%) ISEB
6 13 (3.53%) Master's Degree
7 9 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.17%) CCDP
8 8 (2.17%) CCNP
9 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.09%) ACCA
10 4 (1.09%) CIMA
11 2 (0.54%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.27%) CCNA
12 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.25%) QA
2 13 (3.53%) MiFID
3 11 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (2.99%) EMIR
4 6 (1.63%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.09%) Basel III
6 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.27%) FATCA
7 1 (0.27%) GDPR
7 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (2.99%) Docker
2 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.54%) HDFS
3 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.36%) Puppet
2 4 (1.09%) Ansible
2 4 (1.09%) Salt
3 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 59 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.07%) Tableau
3 14 (3.80%) Sybase
4 12 (3.26%) Alteryx
5 9 (2.45%) Splunk
6 8 (2.17%) Cisco
6 8 (2.17%) Meraki
7 7 (1.90%) Oracle
8 5 (1.36%) Google
9 3 (0.82%) IBM
9 3 (0.82%) Murex
9 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.54%) Apple
10 2 (0.54%) Citrix
10 2 (0.54%) SAP
10 2 (0.54%) Solace
10 2 (0.54%) VMware
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe
11 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.27%) Sun