Period
to 26 January 2021

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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 12 10 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.69% 1.76% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 1.98% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £39,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £46,250
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -

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 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 315 504 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.92% 88.58% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 180 391 342
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Northern Ireland

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Northern Ireland

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

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 26 January 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
County Antrim +21 12 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Fintech
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) C++
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Data Science
6 5 (41.67%) C
7 4 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (33.33%) Physics
7 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
7 4 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
7 4 (33.33%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) Life Science
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) R
9 2 (16.67%) Data Munging
10 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
10 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
10 1 (8.33%) Web Development
10 1 (8.33%) Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Mindset
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Fintech
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Data Science
5 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Data Munging
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (8.33%) Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) R
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft