Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 163 176
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 124 124 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.83% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.78% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 115 109 97
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £28,700 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £68,750 £61,750
North West median annual salary £51,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +27.50% +6.67% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,163 6,958 6,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.90% 93.02% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,130 5,724 5,963
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Bury - 5 - -
Stockport +11 4 £45,000 +33.33% 4
Wigan - 2 £33,500 - 1
Salford -5 1 - - 2
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 84 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 81 (65.32%) Python
3 80 (64.52%) Degree
4 72 (58.06%) Java
5 52 (41.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 51 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (39.52%) Web Services
7 49 (39.52%) Data Modelling
7 49 (39.52%) Big Data
8 48 (38.71%) Hadoop
8 48 (38.71%) NoSQL
9 46 (37.10%) Open Source
9 46 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (37.10%) Apache Spark
10 45 (36.29%) Scala
10 45 (36.29%) Numerate Degree
11 44 (35.48%) Kafka
12 43 (34.68%) JIRA
13 42 (33.87%) Apache
13 42 (33.87%) Amazon EMR
13 42 (33.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 42 (33.87%) DevOps
13 42 (33.87%) CA Agile Central
13 42 (33.87%) Flink
13 42 (33.87%) MongoDB
13 42 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
13 42 (33.87%) Amazon Athena
14 41 (33.06%) Data Ingestion
14 41 (33.06%) Cloud Computing
14 41 (33.06%) Data Engineering

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 46 (37.10%) Apache Spark
2 42 (33.87%) Apache
3 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.23%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.42%) SPSS
4 2 (1.61%) S-PLUS
4 2 (1.61%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 46 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
2 42 (33.87%) Amazon EMR
3 41 (33.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) Internet
2 5 (4.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.52%) Big Data
2 48 (38.71%) Hadoop
2 48 (38.71%) NoSQL
3 42 (33.87%) Amazon Athena
3 42 (33.87%) Amazon Redshift
3 42 (33.87%) Flink
3 42 (33.87%) MongoDB
4 30 (24.19%) Relational Database
5 14 (11.29%) Data Mining
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.06%) Power BI
8 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.03%) OLAP
9 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.23%) HBase
10 4 (3.23%) QlikView
10 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (34.68%) JIRA
2 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) Protractor
3 1 (0.81%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Marketing
3 5 (4.03%) Games
4 3 (2.42%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (36.29%) Developer
2 24 (19.35%) Graduate
2 24 (19.35%) Junior
2 24 (19.35%) Junior Developer
3 23 (18.55%) C++ Developer
3 23 (18.55%) Data Engineer
3 23 (18.55%) Senior Data Engineer
4 22 (17.74%) Big Data Engineer
5 21 (16.94%) Java Developer
6 20 (16.13%) Graduate Developer
6 20 (16.13%) Graduate Java Developer
6 20 (16.13%) Python Developer
7 19 (15.32%) C++/C# Developer
7 19 (15.32%) C++/Java Developer
7 19 (15.32%) Graduate C# Developer
7 19 (15.32%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 19 (15.32%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
7 19 (15.32%) Junior C++ Developer
7 19 (15.32%) Senior Architect
7 19 (15.32%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.52%) Web Services
2 44 (35.48%) Kafka
3 41 (33.06%) Spark Streaming
4 8 (6.45%) CSS
4 8 (6.45%) HTML
4 8 (6.45%) jQuery
5 6 (4.84%) .NET
5 6 (4.84%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.03%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (4.03%) RESTful
7 4 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (2.42%) NumPy
8 3 (2.42%) Pandas
8 3 (2.42%) SciPy
9 1 (0.81%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Algorithms
2 23 (18.55%) User Experience
3 22 (17.74%) Fintech
4 21 (16.94%) Data Structures
5 20 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (15.32%) Derivative
6 19 (15.32%) Internet of Things
7 7 (5.65%) Hedge funds
8 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (4.03%) VLE
9 2 (1.61%) Social Media
10 1 (0.81%) Animation
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 51 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (39.52%) Data Modelling
4 46 (37.10%) Open Source
5 42 (33.87%) DevOps
6 41 (33.06%) Change Management
6 41 (33.06%) Configuration Management
6 41 (33.06%) Data Engineering
6 41 (33.06%) Data Ingestion
6 41 (33.06%) TDD
7 32 (25.81%) Physics
8 29 (23.39%) Software Engineering
9 27 (21.77%) Data Analysis
10 25 (20.16%) OO
11 22 (17.74%) Analytics
12 20 (16.13%) Data Architecture
12 20 (16.13%) Statistics
13 18 (14.52%) Data Science
14 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 81 (65.32%) Python
2 72 (58.06%) Java
3 45 (36.29%) Scala
4 35 (28.23%) R
5 30 (24.19%) C#
6 27 (21.77%) SQL
7 26 (20.97%) C++
8 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
9 14 (11.29%) C
10 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.84%) PHP
12 5 (4.03%) PHP 5
13 4 (3.23%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.61%) VB
15 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (64.52%) Degree
2 52 (41.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (36.29%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (6.45%) PhD
5 2 (1.61%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.81%) MCTS
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) GDPR
2 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
1 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.03%) Tableau
4 4 (3.23%) Splunk
5 2 (1.61%) Google
5 2 (1.61%) SAP