Period
to 27 May 2018

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

Mathematics (Maths)
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 103 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 36 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.45% 1.89% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.22% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 31
Essex median annual salary £60,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.84% -22.50% +8.23%
10th Percentile £36,250 £20,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £52,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%

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 1,240 1,666 1,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.24% 85.00% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,286 1,474
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,987 £26,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,450
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 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
Colchester +11 15 £72,500 +262.50% 2
Saffron Walden +15 7 £70,000 +180.00% 7
Chelmsford +3 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Southend-on-Sea -12 3 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (36.11%) Project Management
4 12 (33.33%) Tableau
5 11 (30.56%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle
6 10 (27.78%) HNC
6 10 (27.78%) Driving Licence
6 10 (27.78%) IT Strategy
6 10 (27.78%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (22.22%) Data Management
8 8 (22.22%) Economics
8 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 8 (22.22%) Big Data
8 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
8 8 (22.22%) Visualisation
9 7 (19.44%) Statistics
9 7 (19.44%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 7 (19.44%) Resource Allocation
9 7 (19.44%) C#
10 6 (16.67%) JD Edwards
10 6 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) SAP
10 6 (16.67%) ERP
10 6 (16.67%) Change Management
10 6 (16.67%) QA

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 5 (13.89%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Weka
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Big Data
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
2 5 (13.89%) KNIME
3 4 (11.11%) GIS
3 4 (11.11%) Power BI
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Automotive
2 4 (11.11%) Publishing
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) ERP Manager
4 6 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Data Scientist
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) WPF
2 5 (13.89%) NumPy
3 4 (11.11%) WCF
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Driving Licence
3 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Life Science
5 1 (2.78%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Project Management
2 10 (27.78%) IT Strategy
3 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.22%) Data Management
4 8 (22.22%) Economics
4 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 8 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 7 (19.44%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 7 (19.44%) Resource Allocation
5 7 (19.44%) Statistics
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) ERP
6 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 5 (13.89%) Data Science
7 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Decision-Making
8 4 (11.11%) Invoice Processing
8 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) MATLAB
3 5 (13.89%) R
4 4 (11.11%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) HNC
2 10 (27.78%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (13.89%) Master's Degree
4 5 (13.89%) PhD
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Tableau
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 6 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (16.67%) SAP
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft