Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 93 132
Rank change year-on-year +12 +39 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 20 43 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.47% 2.38% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.75% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 6
Essex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -13.04% -3.16%
10th Percentile £28,900 £20,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,350 £52,800 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,160 1,563 1,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.29% 86.64% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1,252 1,448
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £45,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.83% +3.15% +9.06%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,025 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +8 3 £25,000 +25.00% 3
Chelmsford +3 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea -9 1 £56,000 +12.00%
Basildon - 1 £55,000 - 1
Epping - 1 £26,500 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
2 11 (55.00%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (50.00%) HNC
4 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) C
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Physics
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (10.00%) LESS
9 2 (10.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Cyberattack
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (10.00%) Cybercrime
9 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
9 2 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation

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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (35.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Graduate
3 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Relationships Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Research Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Cyberattack
4 2 (10.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (5.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Physics
4 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (50.00%) HNC
4 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Capita