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

Mathematics (Maths)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 103 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 -33 +28
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 398 304 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.76% 2.98% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.28% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 341 266 519
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £116,250 £105,000 £100,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £59,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +22.88% -5.60% +10.62%

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 9,801 9,268 12,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.58% 90.92% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8,674 8,333 11,174
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £94,250 £92,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 1 £62,500 +184.09%
Moorgate - 1 £40,000 -
Mathematics
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 249 (62.56%) Finance
2 215 (54.02%) Degree
3 182 (45.73%) Computer Science
4 157 (39.45%) SQL
5 134 (33.67%) Python
6 118 (29.65%) C#
7 102 (25.63%) Java
8 87 (21.86%) C++
8 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
8 87 (21.86%) Analytics
9 85 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
10 84 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (18.59%) Banking
12 72 (18.09%) Front Office
13 70 (17.59%) Business Intelligence
14 65 (16.33%) Statistics
15 64 (16.08%) Physics
16 63 (15.83%) .NET
16 63 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
17 57 (14.32%) JavaScript
18 56 (14.07%) OO
18 56 (14.07%) Microsoft
19 54 (13.57%) Data Science
20 52 (13.07%) R
21 50 (12.56%) Big Data
22 48 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
22 48 (12.06%) Software Engineering
23 45 (11.31%) Machine Learning
24 44 (11.06%) Multithreading
25 43 (10.80%) Linux

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 35 (8.79%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.02%) SAS
3 13 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.01%) Ethereum
5 3 (0.75%) R Markdown
6 1 (0.25%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 42 (10.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.77%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.01%) SPSS
4 6 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.26%) Stata
6 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.25%) EViews
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.51%) PaaS
4 5 (1.26%) SaaS
5 3 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.50%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (0.50%) Datadog
6 2 (0.50%) Stackdriver
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.76%) Internet
2 6 (1.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.26%) BGP
3 5 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (1.26%) DHCP
3 5 (1.26%) DNS
3 5 (1.26%) EIGRP
3 5 (1.26%) LAN
3 5 (1.26%) MPLS
3 5 (1.26%) NX-OS
3 5 (1.26%) Plixer Scrutinizer
3 5 (1.26%) SNMP
3 5 (1.26%) VLAN
3 5 (1.26%) WAN
3 5 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.26%) Wireless
3 5 (1.26%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.75%) SMS
5 1 (0.25%) Broadband
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.56%) Big Data
3 42 (10.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (9.05%) Data Lake
6 35 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (8.04%) Power BI
8 29 (7.29%) NoSQL
9 24 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (5.03%) Relational Database
11 18 (4.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (4.27%) Data Mining
13 16 (4.02%) Cosmos DB
13 16 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (2.76%) Hadoop
15 8 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (2.01%) MySQL
15 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (1.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.76%) Moq
2 11 (2.76%) MSTest
2 11 (2.76%) NUnit
2 11 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.26%) RStudio
4 8 (2.01%) JUnit
5 6 (1.51%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.26%) JIRA
6 5 (1.26%) Maven
7 4 (1.01%) Gradle
7 4 (1.01%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.75%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.75%) Subversion
8 3 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.50%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.25%) Grunt
General
1 249 (62.56%) Finance
2 74 (18.59%) Banking
3 72 (18.09%) Front Office
4 30 (7.54%) Financial Institution
5 24 (6.03%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.52%) Advertising
7 15 (3.77%) Legal
8 13 (3.27%) Games
9 12 (3.02%) Back Office
10 6 (1.51%) Marketing
10 6 (1.51%) Retail
11 3 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.25%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 180 (45.23%) Developer
2 73 (18.34%) Analyst
3 43 (10.80%) Java Developer
4 37 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 36 (9.05%) Senior Developer
6 34 (8.54%) Data Scientist
7 30 (7.54%) SQL Developer
8 28 (7.04%) Python Developer
9 26 (6.53%) C++ Developer
9 26 (6.53%) Junior
10 23 (5.78%) Quantitative Developer
11 22 (5.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 20 (5.03%) Business Analyst
13 19 (4.77%) Data Analyst
13 19 (4.77%) SSIS Developer
13 19 (4.77%) SSRS Developer
14 18 (4.52%) Qualitative Analyst
14 18 (4.52%) Quantitative Analyst
15 17 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (4.02%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (15.83%) .NET
2 28 (7.04%) WPF
3 26 (6.53%) REST
4 23 (5.78%) HTML
5 21 (5.28%) Web Services
6 18 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 18 (4.52%) Natural Language Processing
7 17 (4.27%) Spring
8 15 (3.77%) HTML5
9 14 (3.52%) AngularJS
10 13 (3.27%) React
10 13 (3.27%) RESTful
11 12 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (3.02%) CSS
11 12 (3.02%) Entity Framework
11 12 (3.02%) Spring Boot
11 12 (3.02%) Spring Cloud
12 10 (2.51%) ASP.NET Core
12 10 (2.51%) NumPy
12 10 (2.51%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 182 (45.73%) Computer Science
2 85 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (8.79%) Hedge funds
5 33 (8.29%) Greenfield Project
6 32 (8.04%) Algorithms
6 32 (8.04%) Equities
7 26 (6.53%) Data Structures
7 26 (6.53%) Market Risk
8 24 (6.03%) Fintech
9 20 (5.03%) Derivative
10 17 (4.27%) Management Information System
11 16 (4.02%) User Experience
12 15 (3.77%) Fixed Income
13 14 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (2.76%) Reinsurance
15 10 (2.51%) Credit Risk
16 9 (2.26%) Bitcoin
16 9 (2.26%) Exotic Derivative
16 9 (2.26%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.80%) Linux
2 26 (6.53%) Unix
3 17 (4.27%) Windows
4 5 (1.26%) HPUX
5 4 (1.01%) CentOS
5 4 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (21.86%) Analytics
2 84 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (17.59%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (16.33%) Statistics
5 64 (16.08%) Physics
6 63 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
7 56 (14.07%) OO
8 54 (13.57%) Data Science
9 48 (12.06%) Software Engineering
10 45 (11.31%) Machine Learning
11 44 (11.06%) Multithreading
12 38 (9.55%) Data Modelling
12 38 (9.55%) SDLC
13 37 (9.30%) Data Analysis
14 36 (9.05%) TDD
15 34 (8.54%) Mentoring
16 32 (8.04%) Configuration Management
16 32 (8.04%) Microservices
17 31 (7.79%) Scrum
18 30 (7.54%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (39.45%) SQL
2 134 (33.67%) Python
3 118 (29.65%) C#
4 102 (25.63%) Java
5 87 (21.86%) C++
6 57 (14.32%) JavaScript
7 52 (13.07%) R
8 27 (6.78%) VBA
9 22 (5.53%) MATLAB
10 21 (5.28%) T-SQL
11 18 (4.52%) Java 8
12 17 (4.27%) C
13 13 (3.27%) Scala
14 8 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.76%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.51%) PHP
16 6 (1.51%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.01%) F#
17 4 (1.01%) Kotlin
18 3 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 215 (54.02%) Degree
2 37 (9.30%) Numerate Degree
2 37 (9.30%) PhD
3 34 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (3.77%) ISEB
5 11 (2.76%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.26%) CCDP
7 5 (1.26%) CCNP
8 4 (1.01%) ACCA
8 4 (1.01%) CIMA
8 4 (1.01%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.25%) CISM
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) GPEN
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.79%) QA
2 10 (2.51%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (2.51%) EMIR
2 10 (2.51%) MiFID
3 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) GCP
4 2 (0.50%) GDPR
4 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.25%) FATCA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (6.53%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.76%) Puppet
3 6 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.26%) Ansible
5 4 (1.01%) Salt
6 2 (0.50%) logstash
6 2 (0.50%) Terraform
7 1 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 56 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.28%) Tableau
3 15 (3.77%) Oracle
4 7 (1.76%) Alteryx
5 6 (1.51%) Google
6 5 (1.26%) Cisco
6 5 (1.26%) Cognos
6 5 (1.26%) Meraki
6 5 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.26%) Splunk
7 4 (1.01%) IBM
7 4 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.01%) Sybase
8 3 (0.75%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.75%) Murex
9 2 (0.50%) Capita
9 2 (0.50%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.50%) MapR
9 2 (0.50%) New Relic
9 2 (0.50%) Teradata