Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 103 105
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1,322 2,007 2,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.58% 3.19% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.45% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,778 1,816
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.42% -0.40%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £115,750 £112,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +0.50% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 47,839 58,214 64,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.32% 92.61% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38,377 46,984 52,437
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in London

Mathematics
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in London

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in London

Mathematics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
Central London -93 234 £75,000 +15.38% 48
West London +9 38 £65,000 +36.84% 31
South London +8 34 £43,750 +62.04% 13
East London +1 6 £100,000 +37.93% 21
North London - 6 £61,250 -
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 804 (60.82%) Computer Science
2 696 (52.65%) Degree
3 584 (44.18%) Python
4 563 (42.59%) Finance
5 411 (31.09%) SQL
6 366 (27.69%) Physics
7 350 (26.48%) Java
8 295 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
9 288 (21.79%) C#
10 272 (20.57%) Machine Learning
10 272 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
11 267 (20.20%) Data Science
12 265 (20.05%) Analytics
12 265 (20.05%) C++
13 262 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
14 261 (19.74%) JavaScript
15 251 (18.99%) Statistics
16 247 (18.68%) Algorithms
17 224 (16.94%) Computer Science Degree
18 212 (16.04%) Fintech
19 196 (14.83%) Hedge funds
20 195 (14.75%) R
21 189 (14.30%) Software Engineering
22 178 (13.46%) AWS
23 165 (12.48%) SQL Server
24 161 (12.18%) PhD
25 154 (11.65%) .NET
26 146 (11.04%) Azure
27 144 (10.89%) Numerate Degree
28 143 (10.82%) HTML

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 91 (6.88%) Apache Spark
2 27 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (1.97%) SAS
4 20 (1.51%) nginx
5 11 (0.83%) Jupyter
6 9 (0.68%) Confluence
7 8 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.61%) CMS
8 4 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.23%) DNN
9 3 (0.23%) IIS
9 3 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.15%) Apache
10 2 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.15%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.076%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.076%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.076%) SmartSockets
11 1 (0.076%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.76%) SPSS
5 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.38%) InVision
5 5 (0.38%) UXPin
5 5 (0.38%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.15%) Weka
9 1 (0.076%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.076%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.076%) EViews
9 1 (0.076%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.076%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.076%) Simulink
9 1 (0.076%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.15%) Advent Geneva
2 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.15%) RMDS
2 2 (0.15%) Summit
2 2 (0.15%) Tradar
3 1 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.076%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.076%) Endur
3 1 (0.076%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.076%) Oracle CRM On Demand
3 1 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.076%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 178 (13.46%) AWS
2 146 (11.04%) Azure
3 51 (3.86%) GCP
4 28 (2.12%) SaaS
5 17 (1.29%) GitHub
6 16 (1.21%) PaaS
6 16 (1.21%) Power Platform
7 15 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (1.06%) Serverless
9 13 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (0.98%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.45%) Office 365
11 6 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.30%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.80%) Firewall
2 13 (0.98%) Internet
3 9 (0.68%) VPN
4 5 (0.38%) DHCP
4 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (0.30%) DNS
5 4 (0.30%) Skype
6 2 (0.15%) 3G
6 2 (0.15%) 5G
6 2 (0.15%) Broadband
6 2 (0.15%) HSPA
6 2 (0.15%) HTTP
6 2 (0.15%) LTE
6 2 (0.15%) PPP
6 2 (0.15%) UMTS
6 2 (0.15%) Wireless
7 1 (0.076%) LAN
7 1 (0.076%) PBX
7 1 (0.076%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 118 (8.93%) Big Data
3 95 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 78 (5.90%) Hadoop
5 53 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (2.95%) MongoDB
9 38 (2.87%) Data Mining
9 38 (2.87%) NoSQL
10 24 (1.82%) Apache Hive
11 23 (1.74%) QlikView
12 19 (1.44%) MySQL
13 18 (1.36%) BigQuery
13 18 (1.36%) Looker
14 17 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.21%) Power BI
16 15 (1.13%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (1.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 62 (4.69%) JIRA
3 45 (3.40%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.65%) Selenium
5 29 (2.19%) Jasmine
6 26 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
6 26 (1.97%) Mocha
6 26 (1.97%) Protractor
6 26 (1.97%) Sinon.JS
7 15 (1.13%) webpack
8 14 (1.06%) Maven
9 13 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 11 (0.83%) Bitbucket
11 10 (0.76%) CircleCI
12 9 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.68%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.61%) kappa
14 7 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.45%) Grunt
General
1 563 (42.59%) Finance
2 119 (9.00%) Banking
2 119 (9.00%) Front Office
3 103 (7.79%) Marketing
4 93 (7.03%) Games
5 46 (3.48%) Retail
6 38 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.34%) Financial Institution
8 23 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.51%) Public Sector
10 19 (1.44%) Advertising
11 17 (1.29%) Electronics
12 16 (1.21%) Publishing
13 14 (1.06%) Billing
13 14 (1.06%) French Language
14 8 (0.61%) Legal
14 8 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.53%) Automotive
16 6 (0.45%) German Language
17 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 594 (44.93%) Developer
2 189 (14.30%) Analyst
3 175 (13.24%) C# Developer
4 149 (11.27%) Data Scientist
5 142 (10.74%) Graduate
5 142 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 141 (10.67%) Java Developer
7 126 (9.53%) Junior
7 126 (9.53%) Python Developer
8 86 (6.51%) C++ Developer
9 85 (6.43%) Junior Developer
10 73 (5.52%) SQL Developer
11 72 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
12 63 (4.77%) Software Engineer
13 61 (4.61%) Junior C# Developer
14 60 (4.54%) Quantitative Developer
15 58 (4.39%) Graduate C# Developer
16 51 (3.86%) React Developer
17 50 (3.78%) Junior Python Developer
18 47 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (11.65%) .NET
2 143 (10.82%) HTML
3 127 (9.61%) CSS
4 96 (7.26%) HTML5
4 96 (7.26%) REST
5 94 (7.11%) AngularJS
6 89 (6.73%) .NET Core
7 78 (5.90%) React
8 68 (5.14%) CSS3
9 67 (5.07%) Web Services
10 60 (4.54%) TensorFlow
11 59 (4.46%) Natural Language Processing
12 51 (3.86%) Pandas
13 49 (3.71%) Spring
14 46 (3.48%) NumPy
15 37 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (2.57%) Keras
16 34 (2.57%) RESTful
17 33 (2.50%) Jest
17 33 (2.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 272 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
2 247 (18.68%) Algorithms
3 196 (14.83%) Hedge funds
4 119 (9.00%) User Experience
5 112 (8.47%) Derivative
6 107 (8.09%) Data Structures
7 88 (6.66%) Fixed Income
8 77 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
9 54 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 42 (3.18%) Equities
11 37 (2.80%) Management Information System
12 35 (2.65%) Credit Risk
12 35 (2.65%) Online Gambling
13 32 (2.42%) Market Risk
14 21 (1.59%) Renewable Energy
15 18 (1.36%) Virtual Team
16 15 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 15 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
17 14 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
18 13 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 123 (9.30%) Linux
2 56 (4.24%) Windows
3 38 (2.87%) Unix
4 15 (1.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.61%) Android
5 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.076%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.076%) tvOS
9 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (60.82%) Computer Science
2 366 (27.69%) Physics
3 295 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (20.57%) Machine Learning
5 267 (20.20%) Data Science
6 265 (20.05%) Analytics
7 262 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
8 251 (18.99%) Statistics
9 212 (16.04%) Fintech
10 189 (14.30%) Software Engineering
11 141 (10.67%) OO
12 137 (10.36%) Visualisation
13 125 (9.46%) DevOps
14 113 (8.55%) Artificial Intelligence
15 100 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
16 98 (7.41%) Multithreading
17 86 (6.51%) Microservices
18 83 (6.28%) Deep Learning
19 81 (6.13%) Data Visualisation
19 81 (6.13%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 584 (44.18%) Python
2 411 (31.09%) SQL
3 350 (26.48%) Java
4 288 (21.79%) C#
5 265 (20.05%) C++
6 261 (19.74%) JavaScript
7 195 (14.75%) R
8 83 (6.28%) C
9 66 (4.99%) Scala
10 59 (4.46%) MATLAB
11 38 (2.87%) Go
12 33 (2.50%) Java 8
13 31 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 31 (2.34%) VBA
14 25 (1.89%) Ruby
14 25 (1.89%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.59%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.51%) Perl
17 16 (1.21%) ES6
18 15 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 696 (52.65%) Degree
2 224 (16.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 161 (12.18%) PhD
4 144 (10.89%) Numerate Degree
5 89 (6.73%) Master's Degree
6 20 (1.51%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.68%) CFA
8 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.38%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.30%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.23%) CEH
11 3 (0.23%) CISSP
11 3 (0.23%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.23%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCSE
13 1 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.076%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.25%) QA
2 28 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.98%) MiFID
4 11 (0.83%) EMIR
5 10 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.30%) Def Stans
6 4 (0.30%) SLA
7 2 (0.15%) GDPR
8 1 (0.076%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.076%) IFRS
8 1 (0.076%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.076%) JTAG
8 1 (0.076%) PMO
8 1 (0.076%) Solvency II
System Software
1 107 (8.09%) Docker
2 6 (0.45%) HDFS
3 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.076%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.076%) Samba
6 1 (0.076%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.076%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (6.51%) Kubernetes
2 40 (3.03%) Ansible
3 39 (2.95%) Terraform
4 38 (2.87%) Puppet
5 33 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (2.42%) Salt
7 21 (1.59%) Consul
8 18 (1.36%) SQL Sentry
9 13 (0.98%) Mesos
10 10 (0.76%) Nagios
11 9 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (0.68%) Grafana
11 9 (0.68%) Graphite
11 9 (0.68%) Opsview
11 9 (0.68%) Packer
11 9 (0.68%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.45%) Kibana
13 4 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
13 4 (0.30%) Icinga
13 4 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 84 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.60%) Google
3 73 (5.52%) Tableau
4 36 (2.72%) Oracle
5 12 (0.91%) Adobe
5 12 (0.91%) Cloudera
6 10 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.68%) Hortonworks
8 7 (0.53%) Cisco
9 6 (0.45%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.45%) Bloomberg
9 6 (0.45%) Facebook
9 6 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.45%) SAP
10 4 (0.30%) Netezza
10 4 (0.30%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.30%) Splunk
10 4 (0.30%) Synology
10 4 (0.30%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.30%) Xerox