Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Mathematics (Maths)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 84 115
Rank change year-on-year +30 +31 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 52 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.10% 2.49% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 2.75% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 31
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +11.11% -16.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,475 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £46,475 £47,500
South East 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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,122 1,457 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.42% 90.55% 88.43%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1,216 1,703
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Kent

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Kent

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Kent over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Kent

Mathematics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Maidstone +25 2 £35,000 -1.41% 1
Rochester +4 2 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £22,500 -
West Malling - 1 £57,500 - 1
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 42 (80.77%) Finance
1 42 (80.77%) Degree
2 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
3 36 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 35 (67.31%) Microsoft Excel
5 34 (65.38%) SQL
5 34 (65.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 27 (51.92%) MS Visio
6 27 (51.92%) Process Improvement
7 11 (21.15%) Physics
8 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.38%) MVC
9 8 (15.38%) Advertising
9 8 (15.38%) C#
10 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.46%) .NET
10 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (13.46%) Statistics
10 7 (13.46%) TDD
10 7 (13.46%) Economics
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (13.46%) jQuery
11 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.54%) C++
12 4 (7.69%) C
12 4 (7.69%) Python
12 4 (7.69%) Linux

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 35 (67.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (65.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (51.92%) MS Visio
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (5.77%) Simulink
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) Subversion
General
1 42 (80.77%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Advertising
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
4 3 (5.77%) Games
4 3 (5.77%) Military
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Technical Support
2 16 (30.77%) Technical Support Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Support Technician
4 9 (17.31%) Applications Support
5 8 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Graduate
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
9 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Designer
11 2 (3.85%) Games Designer
12 1 (1.92%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
1 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
1 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (13.46%) jQuery
2 3 (5.77%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Process Improvement
2 11 (21.15%) Physics
3 8 (15.38%) MVC
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.46%) Economics
4 7 (13.46%) Statistics
4 7 (13.46%) TDD
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
6 4 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) UML
8 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) Prototyping
9 1 (1.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) C#
3 6 (11.54%) C++
4 4 (7.69%) C
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (80.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) Microsoft