Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 149 202
Rank change year-on-year -37 +53 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 202 219 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.54% 1.89% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.14% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 159 175 111
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 11827 10230 11794
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.17% 88.42% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9602 8553 9457
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the North West

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the North West

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the North West over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the North West

Mathematics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Manchester -23 140 £40,000 - 14
Cheshire -33 36 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Lancashire -8 13 £33,500 +86.11% 1
Merseyside -16 9 £55,000 +73.23% 2
Cumbria - 2 £41,000 - 1
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 123 (60.89%) Degree
2 109 (53.96%) SQL
3 106 (52.48%) Computer Science
4 61 (30.20%) Python
5 58 (28.71%) Machine Learning
6 55 (27.23%) PhD
7 51 (25.25%) C++
8 50 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
9 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
10 46 (22.77%) Analytics
11 45 (22.28%) Java
12 44 (21.78%) Statistics
13 42 (20.79%) R
14 40 (19.80%) MATLAB
15 39 (19.31%) Windows
16 38 (18.81%) Oracle
17 37 (18.32%) Linux
17 37 (18.32%) Algorithms
18 36 (17.82%) C#
19 35 (17.33%) Finance
19 35 (17.33%) Big Data
20 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
21 31 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
22 30 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
23 29 (14.36%) Spring
24 28 (13.86%) .NET
24 28 (13.86%) SQL Server
25 27 (13.37%) Selenium
26 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
26 26 (12.87%) C

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (9.90%) SAS
2 8 (3.96%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.97%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.99%) IIS
4 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Kinematics
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.94%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.96%) SPSS
4 6 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.98%) S-PLUS
5 4 (1.98%) Stata
6 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Sage CRM
2 6 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) Internet
1 2 (0.99%) MPLS
2 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.50%) LAN
2 1 (0.50%) RFID
2 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.33%) Big Data
2 28 (13.86%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.88%) Hadoop
4 20 (9.90%) Apache Hive
5 19 (9.41%) Relational Database
6 17 (8.42%) Data Mining
7 15 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.46%) QlikView
10 9 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.47%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.48%) HBase
12 5 (2.48%) Impala
12 5 (2.48%) MySQL
12 5 (2.48%) Power BI
13 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 27 (13.37%) Selenium
2 10 (4.95%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.98%) JIRA
6 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.99%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.99%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (17.33%) Finance
2 17 (8.42%) Retail
3 14 (6.93%) Marketing
4 13 (6.44%) Banking
4 13 (6.44%) Electronics
4 13 (6.44%) Games
5 12 (5.94%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.97%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.98%) Advertising
8 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.99%) Automotive
11 1 (0.50%) Law
11 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (39.60%) Developer
2 33 (16.34%) Data Scientist
2 33 (16.34%) SQL Developer
3 32 (15.84%) Analyst
4 31 (15.35%) Software Developer
5 27 (13.37%) Java Developer
5 27 (13.37%) Senior Developer
6 26 (12.87%) Java Software Developer
6 26 (12.87%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Senior SQL Developer
8 15 (7.43%) Architect
9 12 (5.94%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.94%) C++ Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) Data Manager
12 9 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.36%) Spring
2 28 (13.86%) .NET
3 25 (12.38%) Java EE
3 25 (12.38%) Oracle ADF
4 15 (7.43%) HTML
5 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.94%) DirectX
5 12 (5.94%) OpenGL
6 10 (4.95%) CSS
7 7 (3.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 6 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (2.97%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.48%) Web Services
10 4 (1.98%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.98%) WebGL
10 4 (1.98%) Zend Framework
11 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (1.49%) HTML5
11 3 (1.49%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 106 (52.48%) Computer Science
2 50 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (18.32%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.46%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.46%) Handset
4 9 (4.46%) Smartphone
5 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.98%) Animation
6 4 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.49%) iPad
7 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.49%) Robotics
8 2 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.99%) CPLD
8 2 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.31%) Windows
2 37 (18.32%) Linux
3 12 (5.94%) Android
3 12 (5.94%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.46%) Unix
6 4 (1.98%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.71%) Machine Learning
2 46 (22.77%) Analytics
3 44 (21.78%) Statistics
4 31 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 25 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (12.38%) Data Analytics
8 19 (9.41%) Mathematical Modelling
9 18 (8.91%) Data Analysis
10 16 (7.92%) OO
10 16 (7.92%) Physics
11 15 (7.43%) Statistical Analysis
12 12 (5.94%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (5.94%) Decision Tree
12 12 (5.94%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.94%) Statistical Modelling
12 12 (5.94%) Web Development
13 11 (5.45%) CRM
13 11 (5.45%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 109 (53.96%) SQL
2 61 (30.20%) Python
3 51 (25.25%) C++
4 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
5 45 (22.28%) Java
6 42 (20.79%) R
7 40 (19.80%) MATLAB
8 36 (17.82%) C#
9 26 (12.87%) C
10 12 (5.94%) PHP
11 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.98%) Perl
12 4 (1.98%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.49%) Ruby
14 2 (0.99%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.99%) VBA
15 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 123 (60.89%) Degree
2 55 (27.23%) PhD
3 12 (5.94%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (4.46%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.49%) HND
5 3 (1.49%) ISEB
5 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.50%) MCP
7 1 (0.50%) MOS
7 1 (0.50%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.48%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.99%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Docker
1 2 (0.99%) Firmware
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) HDFS
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.50%) XenApp
2 1 (0.50%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.99%) OPNET
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (18.81%) Oracle
2 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.46%) SAP
4 7 (3.47%) Sage
5 6 (2.97%) Splunk
6 4 (1.98%) Tableau
6 4 (1.98%) Zend
7 3 (1.49%) Google
8 2 (0.99%) EMC
8 2 (0.99%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.99%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.50%) Avaya
9 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix
9 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.50%) Talend
Warrington, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Searchability
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TalkTalk
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + share scheme / flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
NOC
Salary: £45,271 to £49,119 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Fulwood, Lancashire
Key Retirement Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + DOE plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greensill Capital (UK) Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Based on experience.
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + share scheme / flexible hours
Posted: 20 days ago
Workington, Cumbria
The SmartList
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago