Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 61 49
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.89% 1.67% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.83% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -9.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £30,250 £22,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £87,500 £41,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 624 438 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.83% 91.63% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 379 297 337
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -10 13 £32,500 -16.67% 1
Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) PhD
2 7 (53.85%) R
3 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
3 6 (46.15%) Big Data
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (46.15%) Deep Learning
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (46.15%) Pandas
3 6 (46.15%) Apache Spark
3 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
3 6 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (46.15%) scikit-learn
3 6 (46.15%) TensorFlow
3 6 (46.15%) Lambda Expressions
3 6 (46.15%) Decision Tree
3 6 (46.15%) Mathematical Modelling
3 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
3 6 (46.15%) Data Development
3 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Apache

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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) Apache Spark
1 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Java Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Lambda Expressions
1 6 (46.15%) Pandas
1 6 (46.15%) scikit-learn
1 6 (46.15%) TensorFlow
2 5 (38.46%) React Native
2 5 (38.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) Data Development
3 6 (46.15%) Decision Tree
3 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
3 6 (46.15%) Deep Learning
3 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
3 6 (46.15%) Mathematical Modelling
3 6 (46.15%) Monte Carlo Method
3 6 (46.15%) Neural Network
3 6 (46.15%) Physics
4 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Science
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) R
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Google