Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 59 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.04% 1.42% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 1.53% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £28,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +15.00% -12.28%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 387 393 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.42% 93.13% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 271 260 222
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,675 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Northern Ireland

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Northern Ireland

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Northern Ireland

Mathematics
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
County Antrim -3 5 £50,000 +73.91% 3
County Down - 1 £25,500 -
Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
1 5 (38.46%) PABX
1 5 (38.46%) Deep Learning
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (30.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PhD
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
3 3 (23.08%) Data Science
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Neural Network
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Blockchain
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Field Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) PABX Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithm Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Research Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
1 1 (7.69%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Deep Learning
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
3 3 (23.08%) Data Science
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Neural Network
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Physics
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PhD
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com