Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 68 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.34% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.71% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% -22.67% -
10th Percentile £18,375 £26,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £39,500 £41,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 461 421 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.04% 92.12% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 314 267 241
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 20 November 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 20 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
County Antrim +4 10 £42,500 +46.55% 4
Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
4 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) PhD
4 4 (33.33%) Google
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 3 (25.00%) Neural Network
5 3 (25.00%) Apache
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (25.00%) Pandas
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) R

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithm Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PABX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technology Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 3 (25.00%) Pandas
1 3 (25.00%) scikit-learn
1 3 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 2 (16.67%) React Native
2 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
5 3 (25.00%) Data Development
5 3 (25.00%) Decision Tree
5 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (25.00%) Neural Network
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Conversational UI
7 1 (8.33%) Data Science
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (25.00%) R
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com