Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 174 168
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 121 133 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.65% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.81% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 97 117 107
Manchester median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,700 £28,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £68,750 £57,750
North West median annual salary £49,500 £42,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +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 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 6,621 7,361 6,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.49% 92.08% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 6,093 5,949
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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
Stockport +23 7 £35,000 - 3
Bury - 6 £29,500 - 1
Cheadle +3 3 £22,500 -19.64% 1
Wigan - 1 £35,000 - 1
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 77 (63.64%) Degree
1 77 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 64 (52.89%) Python
3 49 (40.50%) Java
4 42 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (34.71%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (32.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 35 (28.93%) Numerate Degree
6 35 (28.93%) DevOps
6 35 (28.93%) Web Services
6 35 (28.93%) Big Data
6 35 (28.93%) Analytics
7 34 (28.10%) Hadoop
7 34 (28.10%) SQL
8 33 (27.27%) Apache Spark
9 32 (26.45%) NoSQL
10 31 (25.62%) R
11 30 (24.79%) Open Source
12 29 (23.97%) Scala
12 29 (23.97%) Kafka
13 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
13 28 (23.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 27 (22.31%) Amazon EMR
14 27 (22.31%) Amazon Athena
14 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
14 27 (22.31%) Amazon EC2
14 27 (22.31%) MongoDB
14 27 (22.31%) JIRA
15 26 (21.49%) Cloud Computing
15 26 (21.49%) Apache

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 33 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 26 (21.49%) Apache
3 5 (4.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 42 (34.71%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (22.31%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (22.31%) Amazon EMR
3 26 (21.49%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (8.26%) PaaS
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.01%) Internet
2 7 (5.79%) AMQP
3 5 (4.13%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.93%) Big Data
2 34 (28.10%) Hadoop
3 32 (26.45%) NoSQL
4 28 (23.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 27 (22.31%) Amazon Athena
5 27 (22.31%) MongoDB
6 26 (21.49%) Flink
7 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
8 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
9 9 (7.44%) Power BI
10 7 (5.79%) Data Mining
11 4 (3.31%) QlikView
11 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.48%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.48%) OLAP
12 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.65%) HBase
13 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) JIRA
2 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.65%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.65%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.83%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Marketing
3 10 (8.26%) Military
4 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.96%) Electronics
5 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.48%) Games
6 3 (2.48%) Law
6 3 (2.48%) Legal
7 2 (1.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (33.88%) Developer
2 18 (14.88%) Architect
3 16 (13.22%) Data Scientist
4 15 (12.40%) Junior
5 14 (11.57%) Data Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Junior Developer
6 13 (10.74%) Data Architect
6 13 (10.74%) Senior Architect
6 13 (10.74%) Senior Data Architect
6 13 (10.74%) Senior Data Engineer
7 12 (9.92%) Big Data Engineer
7 12 (9.92%) C++ Developer
8 11 (9.09%) Graduate
8 11 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 11 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
8 11 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Python Developer
10 9 (7.44%) C++/Java Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Junior C# Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.93%) Web Services
2 29 (23.97%) Kafka
3 25 (20.66%) Spark Streaming
4 13 (10.74%) CSS
4 13 (10.74%) HTML
5 9 (7.44%) jQuery
6 8 (6.61%) RESTful
7 7 (5.79%) .NET
8 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.13%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (3.31%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.48%) NumPy
10 3 (2.48%) Pandas
10 3 (2.48%) SciPy
11 2 (1.65%) Doctrine
11 2 (1.65%) JavaFX
11 2 (1.65%) TensorFlow
11 2 (1.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (1.65%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 77 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 23 (19.01%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.01%) Internet of Things
3 17 (14.05%) Algorithms
4 16 (13.22%) User Experience
5 10 (8.26%) Data Structures
5 10 (8.26%) Fintech
5 10 (8.26%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 9 (7.44%) Derivative
7 5 (4.13%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (4.13%) VLE
8 1 (0.83%) Animation
8 1 (0.83%) EPoS
8 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) Analytics
2 35 (28.93%) DevOps
3 30 (24.79%) Open Source
4 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
5 26 (21.49%) TDD
6 25 (20.66%) Change Management
6 25 (20.66%) Configuration Management
6 25 (20.66%) Data Engineering
6 25 (20.66%) Data Ingestion
7 23 (19.01%) Physics
8 21 (17.36%) Data Analysis
8 21 (17.36%) Data Science
8 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
8 21 (17.36%) Statistics
9 18 (14.88%) OO
10 17 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (13.22%) Machine Learning
12 15 (12.40%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.89%) Python
2 49 (40.50%) Java
3 34 (28.10%) SQL
4 31 (25.62%) R
5 29 (23.97%) Scala
6 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
7 24 (19.83%) C#
8 20 (16.53%) C++
9 17 (14.05%) C
10 7 (5.79%) PHP
10 7 (5.79%) PHP 5
11 6 (4.96%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.13%) VB
13 3 (2.48%) VBA
14 2 (1.65%) Go
14 2 (1.65%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.65%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (63.64%) Degree
2 39 (32.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (28.93%) Numerate Degree
4 16 (13.22%) PhD
5 6 (4.96%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.83%) MCP
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 6 (4.96%) GDPR
3 4 (3.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.65%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) CA Agile Central
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.26%) Siemens
4 6 (4.96%) SAP
4 6 (4.96%) Tableau
5 3 (2.48%) Google
6 2 (1.65%) Splunk
6 2 (1.65%) Zend
7 1 (0.83%) Avaya
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) NetApp
7 1 (0.83%) VMware