Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 72 99
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 19 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.31% 1.46% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.74% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 3
Sheffield median annual salary £29,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.36% +12.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £17,375 £18,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,125 £27,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £33,875 £21,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +61.31% -34.38%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 722 862 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.94% 83.93% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 620 711 993
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Sheffield

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Sheffield

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) R
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (31.58%) Statistics
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (31.58%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (26.32%) Fintech
5 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (21.05%) CIMA
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) SAS
6 4 (21.05%) MS Access
6 4 (21.05%) ACCA
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
6 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (21.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (21.05%) Big Data
6 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Data Scientist
1 7 (36.84%) Junior
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Finance Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Graduate
2 4 (21.05%) Junior Business Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Scientist
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
3 5 (26.32%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) Applied Mathematics
2 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Physics
6 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Prescriptive Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) R
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
4 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (21.05%) ACCA
3 4 (21.05%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter