Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Mathematics (Maths)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 144 126
Rank change year-on-year +53 -18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 65 32 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.57% 1.06% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 1.21% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 83
Reading median annual salary £32,500 £26,625 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.07% -29.00% +18.11%
10th Percentile £24,250 £20,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,125
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.59% +0.36%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,142 2,652 3,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.60% 87.64% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,748 1,918 3,111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Reading

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Reading

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 56 (86.15%) Degree
2 46 (70.77%) Computer Science
3 33 (50.77%) SQL
3 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (50.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (44.62%) C#
5 23 (35.38%) Python
6 22 (33.85%) Java
7 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
8 20 (30.77%) C++
8 20 (30.77%) Scrum
8 20 (30.77%) QA
9 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
10 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
11 17 (26.15%) Web Services
12 16 (24.62%) .NET
13 15 (23.08%) Finance
14 14 (21.54%) Windows
14 14 (21.54%) SDLC
15 13 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (20.00%) Functional Testing
15 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (20.00%) Workflow
15 13 (20.00%) TDD
16 12 (18.46%) ETL
16 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (16.92%) High Availability
17 11 (16.92%) OO

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (13.85%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.77%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.15%) SAS
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.15%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP ERP
1 5 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.77%) GitHub
3 5 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.15%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.08%) SaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Internet
2 4 (6.15%) BGP
2 4 (6.15%) EIGRP
2 4 (6.15%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) MPLS
2 4 (6.15%) OSPF
2 4 (6.15%) RIP
3 2 (3.08%) SSH
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) Big Data
3 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.77%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.77%) HBase
4 7 (10.77%) Power BI
4 7 (10.77%) QlikView
4 7 (10.77%) Sqoop
5 5 (7.69%) SQLPlus
6 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
6 4 (6.15%) Impala
6 4 (6.15%) MySQL
6 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.15%) Star Schema
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) Ant
2 7 (10.77%) JUnit
2 7 (10.77%) Selenium
2 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.77%) WebDriver
3 5 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.69%) eggPlant
3 5 (7.69%) HP UFT
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 5 (7.69%) LoadUI
3 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 5 (7.69%) TestNG
3 5 (7.69%) Toad
3 5 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.15%) GitLab
4 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.15%) Maven
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Games
3 5 (7.69%) Publishing
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Junior
3 15 (23.08%) Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Graduate
4 12 (18.46%) Junior Developer
5 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Consultant
6 7 (10.77%) Junior C# Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) SAP Test Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) Web Services
2 16 (24.62%) .NET
3 9 (13.85%) HTML
3 9 (13.85%) WPF
3 9 (13.85%) XML
4 8 (12.31%) HTML5
4 8 (12.31%) SOAP
5 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.23%) WCF
7 5 (7.69%) CSS
8 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (6.15%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.15%) jQuery
8 4 (6.15%) JSON
8 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (6.15%) LINQ
8 4 (6.15%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (6.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 46 (70.77%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (10.77%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.08%) DataPower
7 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.08%) PKI
8 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.54%) Derivative
8 1 (1.54%) Equities
8 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 5 (7.69%) CentOS
5 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
4 14 (21.54%) SDLC
5 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 13 (20.00%) TDD
5 13 (20.00%) Workflow
6 12 (18.46%) ETL
6 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.92%) High Availability
7 11 (16.92%) OO
8 10 (15.38%) CRM
8 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
9 9 (13.85%) BDD
9 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Regression Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) C#
3 23 (35.38%) Python
4 22 (33.85%) Java
5 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
6 20 (30.77%) C++
7 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
8 7 (10.77%) C
8 7 (10.77%) XAML
9 6 (9.23%) Scala
10 5 (7.69%) R
10 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
12 3 (4.62%) MATLAB
12 3 (4.62%) PHP
12 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
12 3 (4.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (4.62%) XPath
13 2 (3.08%) Perl
13 2 (3.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 56 (86.15%) Degree
2 33 (50.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.23%) PhD
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Apache Flume
1 7 (10.77%) HDFS
2 5 (7.69%) Docker
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) Firmware
5 1 (1.54%) Postfix
5 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Nagios
2 7 (10.77%) Oozie
3 5 (7.69%) Ansible
3 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (7.69%) Puppet
3 5 (7.69%) Terraform
4 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.15%) Salt
5 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Tableau
3 5 (7.69%) HP
3 5 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (6.15%) AppDynamics
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.15%) DevExpress
4 4 (6.15%) New Relic
4 4 (6.15%) Rackspace
4 4 (6.15%) Telerik
5 3 (4.62%) Kofax
5 3 (4.62%) Perforce
6 2 (3.08%) F5
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.54%) VMware