Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 25 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.78% 1.44% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 1.64% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 1
Lancashire median annual salary £27,000 £23,496 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.92% -59.14% +43.75%
10th Percentile £17,500 £16,806 £51,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £24,220 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.00% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 770 795 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.65% 88.14% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 620 713 683
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,800 £23,150
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Lancashire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Lancashire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Lancashire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Lancashire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Preston +2 8 £17,500 -25.52% 1
Blackpool +15 4 £28,000 +33.33%
Blackburn - 4 £30,000 -
Darwen - 1 £24,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £16,474 -
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (56.00%) SQL
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (44.00%) Actionable Insight
2 11 (44.00%) Statistics
3 10 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) SAS
4 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Python
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (24.00%) Process Management
6 5 (20.00%) SPSS
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) PhD
6 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
6 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Legal
6 5 (20.00%) Back Office
6 5 (20.00%) R
6 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) PMO

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 10 (40.00%) SAS
2 4 (16.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (20.00%) SPSS
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Back Office
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Officer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Data Entry Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Flash
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.00%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Actionable Insight
1 11 (44.00%) Statistics
2 10 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Process Management
5 5 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
5 5 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Business Development
7 3 (12.00%) ITSM
7 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) R
4 4 (16.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Avaya
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Capita
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos