Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 94 106
Rank change year-on-year +46 +12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 42 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.41% 2.15% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 2.34% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 13
Somerset median annual salary £36,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.91% -21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,950 £21,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £28,591 £42,500
% change year-on-year +48.65% -32.73% +16.20%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 866 1,237 1,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.97% 91.63% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 668 1,018 1,059
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,675 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Somerset

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Somerset

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Somerset

Mathematics
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bath +27 15 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Portishead +7 8 £27,000 -1.82%
Wells - 6 £17,500 -
Yeovil - 3 £57,500 -
Axbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Mathematics
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 31 (73.81%) Degree
2 26 (61.90%) Computer Science
3 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (50.00%) C#
5 19 (45.24%) C++
6 18 (42.86%) OO
7 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 15 (35.71%) Physics
9 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
9 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
10 12 (28.57%) OOP
11 10 (23.81%) RESTful
11 10 (23.81%) jQuery
12 9 (21.43%) .NET
12 9 (21.43%) TDD
13 8 (19.05%) Games
13 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
13 8 (19.05%) User Stories
13 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (16.67%) Redux
14 7 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (16.67%) Presales
14 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (16.67%) Umbraco
14 7 (16.67%) Web Development
14 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (16.67%) CMS

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (16.67%) CMS
1 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.76%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (19.05%) Games
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Graduate
2 19 (45.24%) Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Graduate Software Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) Graduate Consultant
7 7 (16.67%) Graduate Software Consultant
7 7 (16.67%) Software Consultant
8 6 (14.29%) Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
8 6 (14.29%) Graduate Programmer
8 6 (14.29%) Programmer
9 5 (11.90%) Graduate Java Developer
9 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) jQuery
1 10 (23.81%) RESTful
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (16.67%) Redux
4 5 (11.90%) React
5 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Acoustics
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) OO
3 15 (35.71%) Physics
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
5 12 (28.57%) OOP
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) User Stories
8 7 (16.67%) CRM
8 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 7 (16.67%) MVC
8 7 (16.67%) Presales
8 7 (16.67%) Web Development
9 6 (14.29%) Data Management
9 6 (14.29%) Human Factors
9 6 (14.29%) Kanban
10 5 (11.90%) Mobile Development
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) C#
2 19 (45.24%) C++
3 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) C
5 5 (11.90%) Scala
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) Erlang
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (73.81%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (14.29%) PhD
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) IBM