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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 73 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 9 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.35% 1.24% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.40% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Median salary £38,750 £20,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.02% -31.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £19,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £66,875 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 549 855 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.19% 88.51% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 3261 3310
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +6 3 £42,500 -37.03%
Sevenoaks - 3 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £49,000 -
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Analytics
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Automotive
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (36.00%) Economics
5 9 (36.00%) Power BI
5 9 (36.00%) Fintech
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Statistics
7 7 (28.00%) R
8 6 (24.00%) Operations Research
8 6 (24.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Game Development
9 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
9 4 (16.00%) FFmpeg
9 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
9 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.00%) 3D Modelling
9 4 (16.00%) Master's Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Linear Algebra
9 4 (16.00%) Games
9 4 (16.00%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.00%) HSRP
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) VRRP
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (36.00%) Power BI
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data
4 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Automotive
3 4 (16.00%) Games
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 4 (16.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) 3D Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) FFmpeg
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Economics
3 7 (28.00%) Statistics
4 6 (24.00%) Operations Research
4 6 (24.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Game Development
5 4 (16.00%) Linear Algebra
5 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (12.00%) Data Munging
6 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Random Forest
7 2 (8.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) R
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Master's Degree
2 4 (16.00%) PhD
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) F5
1 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds