Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 134 112
Rank change year-on-year +51 -22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 24 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.71% 0.28% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.32% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 24
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,950 £28,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £57,500 £59,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1181 1875 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.30% 87.95% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1437 1594
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Essex

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Essex

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Essex

Mathematics
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Colchester +17 6 £26,000 -52.73%
Chelmsford -1 6 £47,500 -13.64%
Saffron Walden - 6 £35,614 -
Brentwood - 2 £55,000 -
Billericay - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 7 (29.17%) Tableau
6 6 (25.00%) Big Data
6 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (25.00%) R
6 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) Spring
6 6 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) PhD
7 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Perl
7 5 (20.83%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (20.83%) Economics
7 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Data Management
7 5 (20.83%) Biology
7 5 (20.83%) Front End Development

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data
1 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) Power BI
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Hadoop Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Report Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Tableau Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Spring
1 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) CGI
2 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (8.33%) WebGL
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) VMS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (20.83%) Biology
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Data Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (20.83%) Economics
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
3 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) CAD
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Vision
4 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Physics
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) R
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) HLSL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
3 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Tableau
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter