Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 91 103
Rank change year-on-year +23 +12 -43
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 26 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.64% 2.04% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.21% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 11
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £54,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +13.33%

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 907 1,130 1,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.99% 92.09% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 631 963 953
Somerset median annual salary £44,529 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.30% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 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
Bath +26 24 £42,500 +58.88% 6
Wells - 1 - -
Mathematics
South West

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 8 (30.77%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) Physics
4 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 8 (30.77%) Analytics
4 8 (30.77%) Data Science
5 7 (26.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
5 7 (26.92%) Android
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) R
6 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
6 6 (23.08%) Statistics
6 6 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (23.08%) Linear Programming
6 6 (23.08%) Predictive Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (19.23%) React
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
7 5 (19.23%) Scala
7 5 (19.23%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) C

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) CouchDB
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) Redis
1 2 (7.69%) Riak
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Graduate
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Data Scientist
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Data Scientist
4 5 (19.23%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Graduate Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Erlang Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Erlang Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) React
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Acoustics
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 8 (30.77%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Data Science
3 8 (30.77%) Physics
3 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
5 6 (23.08%) Linear Programming
5 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
5 6 (23.08%) Predictive Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Statistics
6 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (7.69%) Android Development
8 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C++
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) R
4 5 (19.23%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Scala
5 3 (11.54%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Erlang
6 1 (3.85%) Ada
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (23.08%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Civica