Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 2 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 138 156
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +30
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 171 94 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.81% 1.79% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.94% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 181
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,150 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,375 £26,750 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £37,500 £28,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +31.58% -20.41%
75th Percentile £53,125 £51,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £73,450 £57,125 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,726 4,844 10,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.14% 92.00% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6,443 4,005 8,643
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the Midlands

Mathematics
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
West Midlands -28 125 £47,500 +11.76% 55
East Midlands -21 43 £32,500 +8.33% 37
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 94 (54.97%) Social Skills
2 92 (53.80%) Degree
3 80 (46.78%) Computer Science
4 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (32.16%) Analytics
5 49 (28.65%) SQL
6 47 (27.49%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (25.73%) Python
8 42 (24.56%) Algorithms
9 40 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (23.39%) C
10 38 (22.22%) Azure
11 37 (21.64%) Physics
12 36 (21.05%) Statistics
12 36 (21.05%) Games
12 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 35 (20.47%) Finance
14 29 (16.96%) Git (software)
14 29 (16.96%) Machine Learning
15 28 (16.37%) Artificial Intelligence
16 25 (14.62%) C++
16 25 (14.62%) Prototyping
17 24 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
17 24 (14.04%) Java
18 23 (13.45%) JavaScript
18 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (12.87%) Data Structures
20 21 (12.28%) Data Science
20 21 (12.28%) OO
21 20 (11.70%) Data Analytics

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (4.68%) Apache
1 8 (4.68%) Confluence
1 8 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.09%) SAS
3 6 (3.51%) CMS
3 6 (3.51%) nginx
4 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) GemFire
Applications
1 16 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.51%) InDesign
3 6 (3.51%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Shopify
2 2 (1.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.22%) Azure
2 20 (11.70%) AWS
3 16 (9.36%) Power Platform
4 10 (5.85%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (4.09%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (4.09%) GCP
6 6 (3.51%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 6 (3.51%) Cloudflare
6 6 (3.51%) GitHub
7 5 (2.92%) SaaS
8 3 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.75%) IaaS
8 3 (1.75%) PaaS
9 2 (1.17%) Serverless
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Key Vault
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) VPN
2 6 (3.51%) HTTP
3 5 (2.92%) 802.11
3 5 (2.92%) SNMP
4 4 (2.34%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.17%) Firewall
5 2 (1.17%) Modbus
5 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.17%) Wireless
6 1 (0.58%) MPLS
6 1 (0.58%) Network Security
6 1 (0.58%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.11%) MySQL
2 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (8.77%) Power BI
4 12 (7.02%) Apache Hive
4 12 (7.02%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.09%) Data Lake
7 6 (3.51%) PolyBase
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.92%) Apache Ignite
8 5 (2.92%) Big Data
8 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 29 (16.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.60%) JIRA
3 8 (4.68%) Bitbucket
4 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.51%) Cactus
5 6 (3.51%) gulp
5 6 (3.51%) Selenium
5 6 (3.51%) webpack
6 5 (2.92%) Burp Suite
6 5 (2.92%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 94 (54.97%) Social Skills
2 40 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (21.05%) Games
4 35 (20.47%) Finance
5 13 (7.60%) Banking
6 12 (7.02%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (5.26%) Aerospace
7 9 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 9 (5.26%) Retail
7 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
8 8 (4.68%) Humanities
9 5 (2.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (2.92%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.17%) French Language
11 2 (1.17%) German Language
11 2 (1.17%) Italian Language
11 2 (1.17%) Marketing
11 2 (1.17%) Multimedia
11 2 (1.17%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (20.47%) Developer
2 26 (15.20%) Analyst
3 18 (10.53%) Programmer
4 14 (8.19%) Data Scientist
5 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 10 (5.85%) Gameplay Programmer
7 9 (5.26%) Architect
7 9 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Graphics Programmer
8 8 (4.68%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Mathematical Modeller
8 8 (4.68%) PHP Developer
8 8 (4.68%) Senior PHP Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.36%) AngularJS
1 16 (9.36%) Middleware
2 14 (8.19%) jQuery
2 14 (8.19%) Laravel
2 14 (8.19%) REST
3 12 (7.02%) Bokeh
3 12 (7.02%) PySpark
4 11 (6.43%) CSS
4 11 (6.43%) HTML
4 11 (6.43%) React
5 9 (5.26%) Node.js
6 8 (4.68%) JSON
6 8 (4.68%) Kafka
6 8 (4.68%) Symfony
6 8 (4.68%) Vue.js
7 6 (3.51%) Ajax
7 6 (3.51%) Direct3D
7 6 (3.51%) PHP-FPM
7 6 (3.51%) Sass
7 6 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.56%) Algorithms
2 22 (12.87%) Data Structures
3 18 (10.53%) Animation
4 12 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (5.85%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.51%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (3.51%) Blog
7 6 (3.51%) CUDA
7 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.92%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (2.92%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.92%) SCADA
9 4 (2.34%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (2.34%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.75%) User Experience
11 2 (1.17%) iPad
11 2 (1.17%) PKI
11 2 (1.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.60%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.68%) Windows 10
3 8 (4.68%) Windows 8
4 7 (4.09%) Android
4 7 (4.09%) Linux
5 6 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.92%) Kali Linux
7 4 (2.34%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.17%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.78%) Computer Science
2 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (32.16%) Analytics
3 47 (27.49%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (21.64%) Physics
5 36 (21.05%) Statistics
6 29 (16.96%) Machine Learning
7 28 (16.37%) Artificial Intelligence
8 25 (14.62%) Prototyping
9 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (12.28%) Data Science
10 21 (12.28%) OO
11 20 (11.70%) Data Analytics
11 20 (11.70%) Visualisation
12 19 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 19 (11.11%) UML
13 17 (9.94%) TDD
13 17 (9.94%) Unit Testing
14 16 (9.36%) Multithreading
14 16 (9.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.65%) SQL
2 44 (25.73%) Python
3 40 (23.39%) C
4 25 (14.62%) C++
5 24 (14.04%) Java
6 23 (13.45%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.94%) R
8 14 (8.19%) PHP
9 8 (4.68%) PHP 7
10 7 (4.09%) C#
10 7 (4.09%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.51%) HLSL
11 6 (3.51%) U-SQL
12 5 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.92%) Lua
12 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.92%) Ruby
13 3 (1.75%) Java 11
14 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 92 (53.80%) Degree
2 24 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (9.36%) Master's Degree
4 10 (5.85%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.68%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (4.68%) PhD
6 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.92%) CHECK Team Member
8 5 (2.92%) CREST Certified
8 5 (2.92%) GXPN
8 5 (2.92%) OSCP
8 5 (2.92%) SANS
8 5 (2.92%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.75%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.17%) CCNP
10 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.17%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.34%) PMO
3 2 (1.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.58%) COBIT
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Nessus
1 5 (2.92%) Nmap
2 3 (1.75%) Terraform
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.17%) SCCM
3 2 (1.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.85%) Google
3 8 (4.68%) Atlassian
3 8 (4.68%) Zend
4 7 (4.09%) Adobe
4 7 (4.09%) Cisco
5 6 (3.51%) Databricks
5 6 (3.51%) Oracle
6 4 (2.34%) Apple
6 4 (2.34%) Facebook
6 4 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.34%) SAP
6 4 (2.34%) YouTube
7 2 (1.17%) Meraki
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.58%) Lagan
8 1 (0.58%) Perforce
8 1 (0.58%) Refinitiv
8 1 (0.58%) Sony
8 1 (0.58%) Sybase