Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 39 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26 +30
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1,014 748 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.85% 6.07% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 6.79% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 704 558 490
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,350 £25,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +9.20%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,586 11,013 13,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.65% 89.43% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8,974 8,926 10,492
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Cambridgeshire +1 695 £45,000 - 115
Hertfordshire +13 214 £52,500 +10.53% 20
Norfolk +37 40 £25,500 -42.70% 2
Essex +14 37 £60,000 +54.84% 17
Bedfordshire +20 23 £52,500 +31.25% 12
Suffolk +5 4 £40,000 +42.86% 5
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 547 (53.94%) Computer Science
2 526 (51.87%) Degree
3 424 (41.81%) Software Engineering
4 416 (41.03%) Python
5 396 (39.05%) C++
6 336 (33.14%) Physics
7 333 (32.84%) C
8 255 (25.15%) C#
9 251 (24.75%) Java
10 249 (24.56%) Algorithms
11 242 (23.87%) Linux
12 208 (20.51%) Machine Learning
13 189 (18.64%) SQL
14 174 (17.16%) PhD
15 173 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
16 165 (16.27%) .NET
17 153 (15.09%) JavaScript
18 150 (14.79%) MATLAB
19 144 (14.20%) Computer Science Degree
19 144 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
20 139 (13.71%) Finance
21 138 (13.61%) OO
22 128 (12.62%) Statistics
23 127 (12.52%) Windows
24 125 (12.33%) Data Science
24 125 (12.33%) Computer Vision
25 124 (12.23%) Artificial Intelligence
26 113 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
27 112 (11.05%) SDLC
28 109 (10.75%) Microsoft

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 25 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (2.07%) OpenStack
3 18 (1.78%) Apache Spark
4 13 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 10 (0.99%) CMS
5 10 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 9 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.59%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.39%) Apache
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.20%) JBoss
11 2 (0.20%) SAS
11 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 34 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.49%) Weka
4 4 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.20%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.099%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.099%) Maya
6 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.099%) SPSS
6 1 (0.099%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) Maximo
2 1 (0.099%) FastStats
2 1 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.17%) SaaS
4 16 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 9 (0.89%) Google App Engine
5 9 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
6 8 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.59%) GitHub
8 5 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.49%) IaaS
9 3 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.30%) Office 365
10 1 (0.099%) AdWords
10 1 (0.099%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.099%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 30 (2.96%) Wireless
3 26 (2.56%) Firewall
4 18 (1.78%) MPLS
5 13 (1.28%) IPsec
5 13 (1.28%) VoIP
6 12 (1.18%) Broadband
7 7 (0.69%) SMS
8 6 (0.59%) Internet
8 6 (0.59%) NAS
9 5 (0.49%) 3GPP
9 5 (0.49%) LTE
9 5 (0.49%) UMTS
9 5 (0.49%) VLAN
9 5 (0.49%) WCDMA
9 5 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.39%) DNS
10 4 (0.39%) WAN
11 3 (0.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.93%) Big Data
2 46 (4.54%) SQL Server
3 35 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 29 (2.86%) Redis
5 23 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.17%) Data Mining
7 21 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.18%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.18%) Power BI
10 10 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.89%) GIS
11 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.59%) Blockchain
13 5 (0.49%) KNIME
13 5 (0.49%) Semantic Layer
13 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 69 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.86%) Selenium
4 27 (2.66%) NUnit
5 16 (1.58%) JIRA
6 15 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.08%) JBehave
8 11 (1.08%) JUnit
8 11 (1.08%) LabVIEW
9 10 (0.99%) Grunt
10 4 (0.39%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.30%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.20%) GCC
12 2 (0.20%) Moq
12 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.20%) WebStorm
13 1 (0.099%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.099%) WebSharper
General
1 139 (13.71%) Finance
2 84 (8.28%) Electronics
3 36 (3.55%) Retail
4 22 (2.17%) Games
5 12 (1.18%) Marketing
5 12 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.89%) Automotive
6 9 (0.89%) Legal
6 9 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.69%) Publishing
8 6 (0.59%) Law
8 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.20%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.20%) French Language
10 2 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.099%) Banking
11 1 (0.099%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 332 (32.74%) Developer
2 303 (29.88%) Software Engineer
3 189 (18.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 188 (18.54%) Graduate
5 134 (13.21%) C Software Engineer
6 124 (12.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 111 (10.95%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 109 (10.75%) Software Developer
9 93 (9.17%) C# Developer
10 90 (8.88%) Embedded Engineer
11 81 (7.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 81 (7.99%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 80 (7.89%) Computer Engineer
12 80 (7.89%) Embedded C Engineer
13 78 (7.69%) .NET Developer
13 78 (7.69%) Analyst
14 76 (7.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 75 (7.40%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
16 74 (7.30%) Computer Vision Engineer
16 74 (7.30%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (16.27%) .NET
2 104 (10.26%) HTML
3 81 (7.99%) OpenGL
3 81 (7.99%) WPF
4 73 (7.20%) CSS
5 54 (5.33%) TensorFlow
6 52 (5.13%) ASP.NET
7 35 (3.45%) WCF
8 32 (3.16%) jQuery
8 32 (3.16%) Web Services
9 31 (3.06%) AngularJS
9 31 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (2.37%) HTML5
12 22 (2.17%) HEVC
13 21 (2.07%) DirectX
13 21 (2.07%) WinForms
14 20 (1.97%) RESTful
15 17 (1.68%) Node.js
15 17 (1.68%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 547 (53.94%) Computer Science
2 249 (24.56%) Algorithms
3 113 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
5 48 (4.73%) Life Science
6 41 (4.04%) Robotics
7 40 (3.94%) Mobile App
8 38 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
9 34 (3.35%) CUDA
10 31 (3.06%) Data Structures
11 28 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
12 26 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
13 23 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
14 18 (1.78%) Driving Licence
15 17 (1.68%) User Experience
16 15 (1.48%) Data Centre
17 12 (1.18%) Acoustics
18 9 (0.89%) GPGPU
19 8 (0.79%) iPhone
20 6 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 242 (23.87%) Linux
2 127 (12.52%) Windows
3 52 (5.13%) Android
4 34 (3.35%) Unix
5 17 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.58%) CoreOS
6 16 (1.58%) Debian
6 16 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.69%) AIX
11 5 (0.49%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.49%) Solaris
11 5 (0.49%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.20%) FreeRTOS
14 1 (0.099%) CentOS
14 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (41.81%) Software Engineering
2 336 (33.14%) Physics
3 208 (20.51%) Machine Learning
4 173 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
6 138 (13.61%) OO
7 128 (12.62%) Statistics
8 125 (12.33%) Computer Vision
8 125 (12.33%) Data Science
9 124 (12.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 112 (11.05%) SDLC
11 82 (8.09%) Test Automation
12 70 (6.90%) Image Processing
13 55 (5.42%) MVC
14 54 (5.33%) Multithreading
15 53 (5.23%) Analytics
16 52 (5.13%) Data Analysis
17 48 (4.73%) Video Processing
18 47 (4.64%) Web Development
19 46 (4.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 416 (41.03%) Python
2 396 (39.05%) C++
3 333 (32.84%) C
4 255 (25.15%) C#
5 251 (24.75%) Java
6 189 (18.64%) SQL
7 153 (15.09%) JavaScript
8 150 (14.79%) MATLAB
9 76 (7.50%) Embedded C
10 71 (7.00%) Embedded C++
11 45 (4.44%) R
12 20 (1.97%) TypeScript
13 18 (1.78%) Perl
14 17 (1.68%) Scala
15 14 (1.38%) Ruby
16 13 (1.28%) PHP
17 12 (1.18%) Julia
18 9 (0.89%) Delphi
18 9 (0.89%) GLSL
19 6 (0.59%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 526 (51.87%) Degree
2 174 (17.16%) PhD
3 144 (14.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
5 28 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (2.07%) A+ Certification
7 21 (2.07%) Network+ Certification
8 13 (1.28%) HNC
9 11 (1.08%) Master's Degree
9 11 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.49%) CCNA
10 5 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.49%) MCSE
11 3 (0.30%) MCP
11 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.30%) PMP
11 3 (0.30%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.099%) AAT
12 1 (0.099%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.85%) QA
2 12 (1.18%) SLA
3 11 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.69%) GCP
5 4 (0.39%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 34 (3.35%) Docker
2 16 (1.58%) Ceph
3 12 (1.18%) Firmware
4 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.49%) LXC
5 5 (0.49%) Xen
6 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.099%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.099%) iptables
7 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (1.87%) Graphite
2 17 (1.68%) Puppet
3 16 (1.58%) Kubernetes
4 14 (1.38%) Consul
5 5 (0.49%) Grafana
5 5 (0.49%) Graylog
5 5 (0.49%) Kibana
5 5 (0.49%) logstash
6 1 (0.099%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.099%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.099%) WSUS
Vendors
1 109 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (1.97%) Oracle
3 19 (1.87%) Tableau
4 13 (1.28%) Facebook
4 13 (1.28%) Twitter
5 11 (1.08%) Google
5 11 (1.08%) IBM
5 11 (1.08%) SAP
6 10 (0.99%) NetApp
7 9 (0.89%) Embarcadero
8 8 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.69%) VMware
10 6 (0.59%) Dell
11 5 (0.49%) Capita
11 5 (0.49%) Splunk
11 5 (0.49%) Wind River
12 4 (0.39%) Cognos
12 4 (0.39%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.39%) Xilinx