Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 60 74
Rank change year-on-year -31 +14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 327 525 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.19% 4.52% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 5.05% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 463 593
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £115,000 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 9247 10392 15168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.08% 89.44% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8347 9474 13149
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 - 3 £90,000 -
Mathematics
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 200 (61.16%) Finance
2 167 (51.07%) Degree
3 129 (39.45%) SQL
4 115 (35.17%) C#
5 113 (34.56%) Computer Science
6 110 (33.64%) Python
7 93 (28.44%) C++
8 87 (26.61%) Java
9 83 (25.38%) Physics
10 80 (24.46%) Analytics
11 76 (23.24%) SQL Server
12 68 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (20.18%) .NET
14 65 (19.88%) Microsoft
15 58 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (16.51%) Front Office
16 54 (16.51%) R
17 51 (15.60%) JavaScript
18 47 (14.37%) Statistics
19 45 (13.76%) Fintech
20 43 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
20 43 (13.15%) T-SQL
21 39 (11.93%) OO
22 38 (11.62%) Machine Learning
22 38 (11.62%) Algorithms
23 37 (11.31%) Hedge funds
23 37 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 37 (11.31%) Windows
23 37 (11.31%) VBA
23 37 (11.31%) Banking

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 22 (6.73%) SAS
2 18 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.20%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.22%) Apache
4 4 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.31%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.31%) GemFire
5 1 (0.31%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 33 (10.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.22%) ReMetrica
2 2 (0.61%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) AdWords
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) npm
5 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.92%) BGP
2 3 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (0.92%) DHCP
2 3 (0.92%) DNS
2 3 (0.92%) EIGRP
2 3 (0.92%) LAN
2 3 (0.92%) MPLS
2 3 (0.92%) Network Security
2 3 (0.92%) NX-OS
2 3 (0.92%) Plixer Scrutinizer
2 3 (0.92%) SNMP
2 3 (0.92%) VLAN
2 3 (0.92%) WAN
2 3 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.92%) Wireless
2 3 (0.92%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (11.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.65%) Hadoop
5 22 (6.73%) QlikView
6 21 (6.42%) Big Data
7 16 (4.89%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (3.98%) Power BI
11 12 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.75%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.45%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.14%) Data Mining
14 7 (2.14%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (8.26%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.14%) JIRA
4 7 (2.14%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.83%) NUnit
5 6 (1.83%) ReSharper
6 5 (1.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.61%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.61%) Maven
8 2 (0.61%) RStudio
8 2 (0.61%) Selenium
8 2 (0.61%) Subversion
8 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.31%) Bower
9 1 (0.31%) Grunt
9 1 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 200 (61.16%) Finance
2 54 (16.51%) Front Office
3 37 (11.31%) Banking
4 24 (7.34%) Legal
5 16 (4.89%) Advertising
6 15 (4.59%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.83%) Marketing
9 4 (1.22%) Back Office
9 4 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.92%) French Language
10 3 (0.92%) Games
10 3 (0.92%) German Language
11 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.61%) International Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.61%) Retail
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (39.14%) Developer
2 99 (30.28%) Analyst
3 37 (11.31%) C# Developer
4 33 (10.09%) SQL Analyst
5 30 (9.17%) SQL Developer
6 25 (7.65%) Analyst Developer
7 23 (7.03%) Data Scientist
8 22 (6.73%) Quantitative Developer
9 21 (6.42%) .NET Developer
9 21 (6.42%) Junior
9 21 (6.42%) Qualitative Analyst
9 21 (6.42%) Quantitative Analyst
10 20 (6.12%) Graduate
11 19 (5.81%) Python Developer
12 18 (5.50%) Data Analyst
12 18 (5.50%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (4.89%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.59%) Junior Developer
14 15 (4.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.18%) .NET
2 35 (10.70%) AngularJS
3 33 (10.09%) ASP.NET
4 28 (8.56%) .NET Framework
5 25 (7.65%) HTML
6 20 (6.12%) CSS
7 14 (4.28%) jQuery
8 12 (3.67%) Ajax
9 11 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (3.06%) NumPy
11 9 (2.75%) Middleware
11 9 (2.75%) React
12 8 (2.45%) Pandas
13 7 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.14%) TensorFlow
13 7 (2.14%) Web Services
14 6 (1.83%) Entity Framework
14 6 (1.83%) Kafka
14 6 (1.83%) Natural Language Processing
14 6 (1.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (34.56%) Computer Science
2 45 (13.76%) Fintech
3 43 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (11.62%) Algorithms
5 37 (11.31%) Hedge funds
6 26 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (7.34%) Equities
8 17 (5.20%) Credit Risk
8 17 (5.20%) Derivative
9 15 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (4.59%) Market Risk
9 15 (4.59%) Reinsurance
10 14 (4.28%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.45%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.45%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.22%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.31%) Windows
2 33 (10.09%) Linux
3 32 (9.79%) Unix
4 3 (0.92%) HPUX
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (25.38%) Physics
2 80 (24.46%) Analytics
3 68 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (14.37%) Statistics
6 39 (11.93%) OO
7 38 (11.62%) Machine Learning
8 35 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 31 (9.48%) Risk Management
10 30 (9.17%) Validation
11 28 (8.56%) Data Modelling
12 27 (8.26%) MVC
13 26 (7.95%) DevOps
14 24 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (7.34%) Portfolio Management
15 23 (7.03%) Data Analysis
15 23 (7.03%) Test Automation
16 22 (6.73%) OOP
16 22 (6.73%) Project Management
16 22 (6.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 129 (39.45%) SQL
2 115 (35.17%) C#
3 110 (33.64%) Python
4 93 (28.44%) C++
5 87 (26.61%) Java
6 54 (16.51%) R
7 51 (15.60%) JavaScript
8 43 (13.15%) T-SQL
9 37 (11.31%) VBA
10 34 (10.40%) MATLAB
11 29 (8.87%) Scala
12 20 (6.12%) Shell Script
12 20 (6.12%) VB
13 14 (4.28%) C
14 10 (3.06%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.92%) Julia
15 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.61%) PHP
16 2 (0.61%) PHP 7
16 2 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 167 (51.07%) Degree
2 33 (10.09%) Numerate Degree
3 29 (8.87%) PhD
4 26 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (3.98%) Master's Degree
6 9 (2.75%) ISEB
7 7 (2.14%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.92%) CCDP
9 3 (0.92%) CCNP
10 2 (0.61%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.31%) CCNA
11 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.31%) MCP
11 1 (0.31%) MCSE
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.73%) QA
2 11 (3.36%) MiFID
3 9 (2.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (2.75%) EMIR
4 7 (2.14%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.53%) Basel III
6 2 (0.61%) PMO
7 1 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.31%) SLA
7 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.14%) Docker
2 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.61%) HDFS
3 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Ansible
1 1 (0.31%) Control-M
1 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.31%) Mesos
1 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.31%) Puppet
1 1 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 65 (19.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.34%) Tableau
3 20 (6.12%) Sybase
4 8 (2.45%) Alteryx
5 6 (1.83%) Oracle
6 4 (1.22%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.22%) Citrix
6 4 (1.22%) FactSet
6 4 (1.22%) Splunk
6 4 (1.22%) Talend
6 4 (1.22%) VMware
7 3 (0.92%) Cisco
7 3 (0.92%) IBM
7 3 (0.92%) Infragistics
7 3 (0.92%) Meraki
7 3 (0.92%) SAP
7 3 (0.92%) webMethods
8 2 (0.61%) Google
8 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe