Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 92 79
Rank change year-on-year -27 -13 +35
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 2093 2407 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.78% 3.16% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.48% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 2038 2589
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 69031 69078 78753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.65% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53165 59470 66332
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.73% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Central London -34 434 £55,000 -12.00% 51
West London -10 43 £48,750 -11.36% 12
East London -23 23 £70,000 -3.45% 9
North London +14 21 £70,000 +55.56% 3
South London -41 10 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 1165 (55.66%) Degree
2 1155 (55.18%) Computer Science
3 945 (45.15%) Finance
4 790 (37.74%) SQL
5 714 (34.11%) Python
6 610 (29.14%) Analytics
7 531 (25.37%) Physics
8 522 (24.94%) C#
9 490 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
10 479 (22.89%) Java
11 467 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
12 463 (22.12%) C++
13 357 (17.06%) JavaScript
14 342 (16.34%) Machine Learning
15 330 (15.77%) Statistics
16 320 (15.29%) Software Engineering
17 300 (14.33%) SQL Server
18 299 (14.29%) Banking
19 298 (14.24%) R
20 288 (13.76%) Computer Science Degree
21 275 (13.14%) .NET
22 272 (13.00%) Linux
23 265 (12.66%) Algorithms
24 264 (12.61%) Numerate Degree
25 248 (11.85%) Big Data
26 241 (11.51%) Microsoft
27 234 (11.18%) PhD
28 217 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
28 217 (10.37%) HTML
29 211 (10.08%) Scrum

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
1 124 (5.92%) Apache Spark
2 117 (5.59%) SAS
3 32 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (1.48%) Ethereum
5 30 (1.43%) Hyperledger
6 26 (1.24%) Apache
6 26 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 22 (1.05%) eris
8 21 (1.00%) Apache Pig
9 15 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.62%) Moodle
11 12 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 8 (0.38%) IIS
13 7 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.33%) CMS
13 7 (0.33%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.24%) Confluence
15 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 160 (7.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (1.86%) SPSS
4 25 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.48%) S-PLUS
7 8 (0.38%) Mathematica
8 5 (0.24%) SPSS Modeler
9 4 (0.19%) CPLEX
9 4 (0.19%) Doxygen
9 4 (0.19%) Maple
9 4 (0.19%) UXPin
10 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.14%) Autodesk Inventor
10 3 (0.14%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.14%) Siemens NX
10 3 (0.14%) Solid Edge
10 3 (0.14%) Stata
11 2 (0.096%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.29%) Actimize
2 6 (0.29%) Eikon
3 4 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.19%) HFM
3 4 (0.19%) ReMetrica
3 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.096%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.096%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.096%) Oracle AML
4 2 (0.096%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.096%) Raiser's Edge
4 2 (0.096%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.096%) Unica
4 2 (0.096%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.048%) FastStats
5 1 (0.048%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.048%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.048%) Relativity
5 1 (0.048%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 147 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (2.91%) SaaS
4 44 (2.10%) Google Analytics
5 40 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (1.39%) Adobe Analytics
7 26 (1.24%) Azure Machine Learning
8 19 (0.91%) AdWords
9 17 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.72%) GitHub
11 10 (0.48%) Office 365
12 9 (0.43%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.38%) PaaS
14 7 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.33%) CloudBees
15 5 (0.24%) npm
16 4 (0.19%) Yarn
17 2 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.096%) Heroku
17 2 (0.096%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 18 (0.86%) Internet
3 14 (0.67%) LAN
3 14 (0.67%) WAN
4 12 (0.57%) DHCP
4 12 (0.57%) DNS
4 12 (0.57%) HTTP
5 11 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (0.53%) Firewall
5 11 (0.53%) VPN
6 10 (0.48%) Wireless
7 9 (0.43%) Broadband
8 8 (0.38%) VoIP
9 7 (0.33%) SNMP
10 5 (0.24%) BGP
10 5 (0.24%) MPLS
10 5 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.19%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.19%) SAN
11 4 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 248 (11.85%) Big Data
3 204 (9.75%) NoSQL
4 143 (6.83%) Hadoop
5 136 (6.50%) Relational Database
6 119 (5.69%) MongoDB
7 73 (3.49%) MySQL
8 68 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 67 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
10 65 (3.11%) Power BI
10 65 (3.11%) QlikView
11 64 (3.06%) Data Mining
11 64 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 62 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
13 60 (2.87%) RDBMS
14 47 (2.25%) Blockchain
15 39 (1.86%) Apache Hive
15 39 (1.86%) Spotfire
16 30 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 28 (1.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 110 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 81 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 52 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 47 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 39 (1.86%) Subversion
7 34 (1.62%) TeamCity
8 32 (1.53%) RStudio
9 31 (1.48%) JUnit
10 27 (1.29%) Selenium
11 22 (1.05%) JIRA
12 18 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (0.76%) Maven
13 16 (0.76%) NUnit
14 15 (0.72%) Artifactory
14 15 (0.72%) Mercurial
15 13 (0.62%) HP UFT
15 13 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 11 (0.53%) Jasmine
17 10 (0.48%) Hudson
General
1 945 (45.15%) Finance
2 299 (14.29%) Banking
3 199 (9.51%) Front Office
4 135 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 133 (6.35%) Marketing
6 92 (4.40%) Games
7 65 (3.11%) Retail
8 55 (2.63%) Telecoms
9 49 (2.34%) Advertising
9 49 (2.34%) Retail Banking
10 46 (2.20%) Legal
11 40 (1.91%) Publishing
12 31 (1.48%) Electronics
13 28 (1.34%) Financial Institution
14 26 (1.24%) Automotive
15 22 (1.05%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.62%) Back Office
16 13 (0.62%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 801 (38.27%) Developer
2 444 (21.21%) Analyst
3 201 (9.60%) Data Scientist
4 190 (9.08%) C# Developer
5 151 (7.21%) Software Engineer
6 127 (6.07%) Graduate
6 127 (6.07%) Junior
7 126 (6.02%) Python Developer
8 122 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 120 (5.73%) C++ Developer
10 104 (4.97%) Data Analyst
11 103 (4.92%) Quantitative Developer
12 97 (4.63%) Software Developer
13 93 (4.44%) .NET Developer
14 92 (4.40%) Senior Developer
15 81 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
16 80 (3.82%) Qualitative Analyst
16 80 (3.82%) Quantitative Analyst
16 80 (3.82%) SQL Developer
17 79 (3.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (13.14%) .NET
2 217 (10.37%) HTML
3 188 (8.98%) AngularJS
4 155 (7.41%) CSS
5 115 (5.49%) React
6 108 (5.16%) ASP.NET
6 108 (5.16%) RESTful
7 98 (4.68%) Node.js
8 87 (4.16%) REST
9 79 (3.77%) .NET Framework
10 63 (3.01%) NumPy
11 62 (2.96%) jQuery
12 61 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 59 (2.82%) HTML5
13 59 (2.82%) Web Services
14 58 (2.77%) Natural Language Processing
15 57 (2.72%) KnockoutJS
15 57 (2.72%) Pandas
16 55 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 53 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1155 (55.18%) Computer Science
2 467 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
3 265 (12.66%) Algorithms
4 178 (8.50%) Fintech
5 153 (7.31%) Hedge funds
6 103 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
7 100 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 94 (4.49%) Equities
9 84 (4.01%) Derivative
10 70 (3.34%) Fixed Income
11 60 (2.87%) User Experience
12 56 (2.68%) Data Structures
13 55 (2.63%) Market Risk
14 54 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
15 51 (2.44%) Client/Server
16 46 (2.20%) Credit Risk
17 43 (2.05%) Management Information System
18 39 (1.86%) Analytical Mindset
19 31 (1.48%) Reinsurance
20 23 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 272 (13.00%) Linux
2 157 (7.50%) Windows
3 107 (5.11%) Unix
4 30 (1.43%) Android
5 20 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.33%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.19%) openSUSE
11 4 (0.19%) SUSE
11 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.14%) HPUX
13 2 (0.096%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.096%) VMS
13 2 (0.096%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.048%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (29.14%) Analytics
2 531 (25.37%) Physics
3 490 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
4 342 (16.34%) Machine Learning
5 330 (15.77%) Statistics
6 320 (15.29%) Software Engineering
7 217 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
8 211 (10.08%) Scrum
9 205 (9.79%) OO
10 195 (9.32%) Data Analytics
11 191 (9.13%) Visualisation
12 150 (7.17%) Data Analysis
12 150 (7.17%) Risk Management
13 142 (6.78%) MVC
14 126 (6.02%) Asset Management
14 126 (6.02%) DevOps
15 121 (5.78%) Data Visualisation
16 119 (5.69%) Low Latency
17 118 (5.64%) OOP
18 116 (5.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 790 (37.74%) SQL
2 714 (34.11%) Python
3 522 (24.94%) C#
4 479 (22.89%) Java
5 463 (22.12%) C++
6 357 (17.06%) JavaScript
7 298 (14.24%) R
8 181 (8.65%) Scala
9 152 (7.26%) C
10 137 (6.55%) MATLAB
11 115 (5.49%) VBA
12 103 (4.92%) T-SQL
13 62 (2.96%) Go
14 51 (2.44%) F#
15 44 (2.10%) Ruby
16 42 (2.01%) Shell Script
17 39 (1.86%) PHP
18 32 (1.53%) VB
19 30 (1.43%) Solidity
20 24 (1.15%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1165 (55.66%) Degree
2 288 (13.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 264 (12.61%) Numerate Degree
4 234 (11.18%) PhD
5 89 (4.25%) Master's Degree
6 22 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (0.96%) ISEB
8 15 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.62%) CCNA
10 12 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.53%) MCP
11 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.48%) Postgraduate
13 9 (0.43%) MBA
13 9 (0.43%) MCSE
14 8 (0.38%) Security Cleared
15 7 (0.33%) CISSP
16 6 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
16 6 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.30%) QA
2 29 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 18 (0.86%) MiFID
4 16 (0.76%) GCP
5 13 (0.62%) EMIR
5 13 (0.62%) SLA
6 9 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.29%) Basel III
7 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.29%) PMO
8 5 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.24%) FATCA
8 5 (0.24%) WCAG
9 2 (0.096%) IFRS
9 2 (0.096%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.048%) Basel II
10 1 (0.048%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.048%) GDPR
10 1 (0.048%) Solvency II
System Software
1 59 (2.82%) Docker
2 35 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.33%) HDFS
6 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.096%) Firmware
7 2 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.048%) KVM
8 1 (0.048%) Snort
8 1 (0.048%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 36 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 29 (1.39%) Ansible
3 16 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.67%) Puppet
5 11 (0.53%) Graphite
6 9 (0.43%) Nagios
7 7 (0.33%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.33%) CA Service Virtualization
8 5 (0.24%) Grafana
8 5 (0.24%) Salt
9 4 (0.19%) Kibana
10 3 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.14%) SCCM
11 2 (0.096%) logstash
11 2 (0.096%) Mesos
11 2 (0.096%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.048%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.048%) EnCase
12 1 (0.048%) FTK
12 1 (0.048%) Piwik
Vendors
1 241 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 143 (6.83%) Tableau
3 108 (5.16%) Oracle
4 100 (4.78%) Google
5 40 (1.91%) Adobe
6 35 (1.67%) IBM
7 30 (1.43%) Bloomberg
8 26 (1.24%) Omniture
9 25 (1.19%) VMware
10 24 (1.15%) Sybase
11 18 (0.86%) Cisco
11 18 (0.86%) SAP
11 18 (0.86%) Splunk
12 13 (0.62%) Alteryx
13 11 (0.53%) Cognos
13 11 (0.53%) Reuters
14 10 (0.48%) CA
14 10 (0.48%) Citrix
14 10 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (0.48%) Salesforce.com