Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 121 104
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 603 1,522 2,192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.99% 2.72% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.93% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 535 1,295 1,826
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,300 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 18,847 52,016 63,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.34% 93.10% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15,516 41,911 50,844
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +1.00%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in London

Mathematics
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in London.

Salary trend for Mathematics in London

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in London over the 6 months to 24 September 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 24 September 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 +17 105 £72,500 +11.54% 46
West London +2 21 £76,250 +52.50% 19
South London +33 3 £67,500 +83.67% 4
North London +28 2 £65,000 -
East London +26 1 £75,000 +76.47% 6
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 329 (54.56%) Degree
2 291 (48.26%) Computer Science
3 290 (48.09%) Finance
4 277 (45.94%) Python
5 201 (33.33%) Java
6 199 (33.00%) SQL
7 144 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
8 135 (22.39%) Physics
9 129 (21.39%) Machine Learning
10 128 (21.23%) Software Engineering
11 123 (20.40%) Statistics
12 122 (20.23%) AWS
12 122 (20.23%) Algorithms
13 117 (19.40%) Analytics
14 113 (18.74%) C#
14 113 (18.74%) C++
15 105 (17.41%) Computer Science Degree
16 101 (16.75%) Data Science
17 95 (15.75%) JavaScript
18 93 (15.42%) Problem-Solving
19 91 (15.09%) Apache Spark
20 90 (14.93%) Big Data
21 86 (14.26%) Derivative
22 85 (14.10%) Front Office
23 82 (13.60%) Hadoop
23 82 (13.60%) Azure
23 82 (13.60%) Fintech
24 79 (13.10%) Artificial Intelligence
24 79 (13.10%) PhD

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 (15.09%) Apache Spark
2 19 (3.15%) CMS
3 9 (1.49%) SAS
4 6 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.00%) Jupyter
5 4 (0.66%) Apache
5 4 (0.66%) Confluence
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.33%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.17%) IIS
7 1 (0.17%) Tornado
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.16%) Figma
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.17%) InDesign
6 1 (0.17%) LightWave 3D
6 1 (0.17%) Maya
6 1 (0.17%) MODO
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Endur
1 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 122 (20.23%) AWS
2 82 (13.60%) Azure
3 38 (6.30%) GCP
4 20 (3.32%) Power Platform
5 12 (1.99%) SaaS
6 10 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.33%) GitHub
8 7 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.16%) Slack
9 6 (1.00%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.50%) AdWords
10 3 (0.50%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.17%) G Suite
12 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.49%) Skype
2 6 (1.00%) 5G
3 5 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) 2G
4 1 (0.17%) 3G
4 1 (0.17%) 4G
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) UTRAN
4 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.93%) Big Data
2 82 (13.60%) Hadoop
3 78 (12.94%) SQL Server
4 58 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 51 (8.46%) Data Mining
6 49 (8.13%) NoSQL
7 46 (7.63%) MongoDB
8 36 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (5.31%) Flink
10 30 (4.98%) Apache Hive
10 30 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (3.81%) Blockchain
12 20 (3.32%) Power BI
13 18 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (2.49%) QlikView
15 14 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (2.32%) Snowflake Schema
15 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (2.16%) RDBMS
17 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.49%) JIRA
2 9 (1.49%) TeamCity
3 8 (1.33%) ERwin
3 8 (1.33%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (1.16%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 5 (0.83%) JUnit
6 5 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.83%) PyCharm
7 4 (0.66%) Bitbucket Server
7 4 (0.66%) Maven
7 4 (0.66%) Mocha
8 3 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.50%) Cypress.io
8 3 (0.50%) Moq
8 3 (0.50%) NUnit
8 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 290 (48.09%) Finance
2 85 (14.10%) Front Office
3 63 (10.45%) Banking
4 26 (4.31%) Marketing
5 23 (3.81%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.15%) Games
6 19 (3.15%) Retail
7 15 (2.49%) Advertising
8 13 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.99%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.82%) French Language
11 8 (1.33%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.16%) Automotive
12 7 (1.16%) Back Office
13 5 (0.83%) Public Sector
14 4 (0.66%) Electronics
15 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.33%) Law
17 1 (0.17%) Legal
17 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 228 (37.81%) Developer
2 89 (14.76%) Analyst
3 60 (9.95%) Python Developer
4 58 (9.62%) Data Scientist
5 57 (9.45%) Data Engineer
6 54 (8.96%) Quantitative Developer
7 52 (8.62%) C# Developer
8 51 (8.46%) Software Engineer
9 43 (7.13%) Java Developer
10 42 (6.97%) Graduate
10 42 (6.97%) Senior Developer
11 35 (5.80%) Senior Data Scientist
12 30 (4.98%) C++ Developer
13 26 (4.31%) Java Engineer
14 24 (3.98%) Junior
15 23 (3.81%) .NET Developer
15 23 (3.81%) Qualitative Analyst
15 23 (3.81%) Quantitative Analyst
16 22 (3.65%) Business Analyst
16 22 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.28%) .NET
2 56 (9.29%) Kafka
3 54 (8.96%) Natural Language Processing
4 41 (6.80%) AngularJS
5 40 (6.63%) React
6 39 (6.47%) TensorFlow
7 32 (5.31%) .NET Core
7 32 (5.31%) scikit-learn
8 31 (5.14%) Web Services
9 29 (4.81%) Pandas
10 24 (3.98%) Django
10 24 (3.98%) REST
11 23 (3.81%) Node.js
12 22 (3.65%) Keras
13 21 (3.48%) CSS
14 20 (3.32%) RESTful
15 19 (3.15%) PyTorch
16 18 (2.99%) JSON
16 18 (2.99%) NumPy
16 18 (2.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 144 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (20.23%) Algorithms
3 86 (14.26%) Derivative
4 69 (11.44%) Hedge funds
5 62 (10.28%) Equities
6 55 (9.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 43 (7.13%) Fixed Income
8 37 (6.14%) Management Information System
9 31 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
10 26 (4.31%) Market Risk
10 26 (4.31%) User Experience
11 25 (4.15%) Data Structures
12 19 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (2.82%) Swaptions
14 15 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (2.49%) Virtual Team
15 12 (1.99%) Reinsurance
16 10 (1.66%) FMCG
17 9 (1.49%) Exotic Derivative
17 9 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.13%) Linux
2 13 (2.16%) Windows
3 11 (1.82%) Android
4 10 (1.66%) Unix
5 9 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.66%) VMS
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (48.26%) Computer Science
2 144 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (22.39%) Physics
4 129 (21.39%) Machine Learning
5 128 (21.23%) Software Engineering
6 123 (20.40%) Statistics
7 117 (19.40%) Analytics
8 101 (16.75%) Data Science
9 93 (15.42%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (13.60%) Fintech
11 79 (13.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 69 (11.44%) OO
13 67 (11.11%) Visualisation
14 59 (9.78%) Microservices
15 58 (9.62%) DevOps
16 57 (9.45%) Data Visualisation
17 51 (8.46%) TDD
18 48 (7.96%) Scrum
19 47 (7.79%) Asset Management
20 44 (7.30%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 277 (45.94%) Python
2 201 (33.33%) Java
3 199 (33.00%) SQL
4 113 (18.74%) C#
4 113 (18.74%) C++
5 95 (15.75%) JavaScript
6 62 (10.28%) R
7 44 (7.30%) Scala
8 27 (4.48%) C
9 18 (2.99%) TypeScript
10 15 (2.49%) MATLAB
11 13 (2.16%) F#
11 13 (2.16%) VBA
12 12 (1.99%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.99%) Java 8
13 9 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.49%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.16%) Haskell
15 6 (1.00%) PHP
15 6 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 329 (54.56%) Degree
2 105 (17.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 79 (13.10%) PhD
4 58 (9.62%) Numerate Degree
5 43 (7.13%) Master's Degree
6 14 (2.32%) Postgraduate
7 8 (1.33%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.83%) MCSE
8 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.83%) PMP
9 4 (0.66%) MBA
9 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.17%) HNC
12 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.64%) QA
2 12 (1.99%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.99%) GDPR
3 10 (1.66%) MiFID
4 9 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (1.49%) EMIR
5 7 (1.16%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.50%) UCITS
7 1 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (12.60%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) HDFS
4 1 (0.17%) IAG
Systems Management
1 53 (8.79%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.32%) Terraform
3 8 (1.33%) Istio
4 7 (1.16%) Ansible
5 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Control-M
6 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.17%) Kibana
6 1 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 45 (7.46%) Tableau
2 44 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.98%) Oracle
4 14 (2.32%) Databricks
5 11 (1.82%) Google
6 7 (1.16%) Cloudera
7 6 (1.00%) Facebook
8 5 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (0.83%) Hortonworks
8 5 (0.83%) Murex
9 4 (0.66%) SAP
9 4 (0.66%) Sybase
10 3 (0.50%) Coremetrics
10 3 (0.50%) Crimson Hexagon
11 2 (0.33%) Adobe
11 2 (0.33%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.33%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.33%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.33%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com