The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 103 162
Rank change year-on-year -19 +59  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 387 590 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.58% 3.01% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 3.46% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 338 505 339
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12927 17060 17753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.14% 87.14% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 14363 14129
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the South East

Mathematics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -30 89 £50,000 - 14
Hampshire -7 70 £35,000 - 10
Berkshire +13 65 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Oxfordshire -9 53 £39,250 -12.77% 13
West Sussex +10 45 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 35 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Kent +24 16 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Sussex - 6 - -
East Sussex -4 2 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Middlesex - 2 £31,500 - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 540 (69.50%) Degree
2 371 (47.75%) Computer Science
3 238 (30.63%) C++
4 225 (28.96%) Physics
5 213 (27.41%) SQL
6 201 (25.87%) Python
7 193 (24.84%) C#
8 177 (22.78%) Software Engineering
9 169 (21.75%) .NET
10 164 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
11 157 (20.21%) Linux
12 156 (20.08%) C
12 156 (20.08%) Java
13 149 (19.18%) JavaScript
13 149 (19.18%) Microsoft
14 125 (16.09%) Finance
14 125 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
15 112 (14.41%) HTML
16 111 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 109 (14.03%) CSS
18 105 (13.51%) Algorithms
19 98 (12.61%) Statistics
20 96 (12.36%) Analytics
21 89 (11.45%) ASP.NET
22 88 (11.33%) Windows
22 88 (11.33%) PhD
23 87 (11.20%) Machine Learning
24 80 (10.30%) Big Data
25 78 (10.04%) PHP
26 76 (9.78%) MS Excel

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (4.12%) Apache
1 32 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.99%) SAS
3 18 (2.32%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.77%) IBM Domino
6 6 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.39%) IIS
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.13%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.13%) Confluence
10 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 76 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.35%) MS Office
3 18 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.29%) SPSS
6 7 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.90%) Simulink
7 4 (0.51%) Camtasia
7 4 (0.51%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.51%) RoboHelp
8 3 (0.39%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.26%) GIMP
9 2 (0.26%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.26%) Maple
9 2 (0.26%) Mathcad
9 2 (0.26%) MS Project
10 1 (0.13%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) FastStats
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.09%) SaaS
2 22 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.16%) IaaS
4 9 (1.16%) PaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Office 365
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.57%) LAN
2 19 (2.45%) Cisco IOS
2 19 (2.45%) Internet
2 19 (2.45%) Wireless
3 18 (2.32%) Firewall
4 17 (2.19%) DNS
5 11 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.29%) SAN
7 7 (0.90%) DHCP
8 5 (0.64%) HTTP
8 5 (0.64%) Network Security
8 5 (0.64%) SNMP
9 4 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.39%) ATM
11 2 (0.26%) Modbus
11 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.13%) FCoE
12 1 (0.13%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.30%) Big Data
3 55 (7.08%) MySQL
4 40 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 39 (5.02%) Data Mining
6 34 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 31 (3.99%) MongoDB
9 26 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (3.35%) Hadoop
10 23 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (2.83%) Power BI
12 19 (2.45%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (1.16%) Data Lake
18 8 (1.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.50%) Visual Studio
3 33 (4.25%) Subversion
4 20 (2.57%) NUnit
5 16 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.42%) JIRA
6 11 (1.42%) Selenium
7 10 (1.29%) TestComplete
8 7 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.90%) Grunt
8 7 (0.90%) gulp
9 6 (0.77%) Maven
9 6 (0.77%) TestNG
9 6 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.64%) Ant
10 5 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.64%) FitNesse
10 5 (0.64%) Gradle
10 5 (0.64%) Mocha
General
1 125 (16.09%) Finance
2 32 (4.12%) Electronics
3 31 (3.99%) Marketing
4 27 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.70%) Automotive
6 17 (2.19%) Games
7 14 (1.80%) Banking
8 11 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.29%) Retail
10 9 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.90%) Local Government
11 7 (0.90%) Military
12 5 (0.64%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.51%) Advertising
14 3 (0.39%) Back Office
15 2 (0.26%) Law
15 2 (0.26%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 304 (39.12%) Developer
2 142 (18.28%) Analyst
3 99 (12.74%) Graduate
4 83 (10.68%) Software Engineer
5 68 (8.75%) C# Developer
6 65 (8.37%) Senior Developer
7 59 (7.59%) Junior
8 57 (7.34%) Java Developer
9 46 (5.92%) .NET Developer
10 44 (5.66%) Data Scientist
11 41 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 41 (5.28%) Graduate Developer
12 39 (5.02%) Consultant
13 38 (4.89%) Software Developer
14 33 (4.25%) C++ Software Engineer
14 33 (4.25%) Junior Developer
15 31 (3.99%) Data Analyst
16 30 (3.86%) Web Developer
17 26 (3.35%) Python Developer
18 25 (3.22%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (21.75%) .NET
2 112 (14.41%) HTML
3 109 (14.03%) CSS
4 89 (11.45%) ASP.NET
5 52 (6.69%) jQuery
6 39 (5.02%) Web Services
6 39 (5.02%) XML
7 35 (4.50%) LAMP
8 34 (4.38%) AngularJS
9 29 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (3.47%) Ajax
11 25 (3.22%) Node.js
12 23 (2.96%) RESTful
12 23 (2.96%) WebSockets
13 21 (2.70%) .NET Framework
14 18 (2.32%) HTML5
14 18 (2.32%) SOAP
15 16 (2.06%) REST
16 14 (1.80%) JSON
16 14 (1.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 371 (47.75%) Computer Science
2 125 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (13.51%) Algorithms
4 33 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.45%) Life Science
5 19 (2.45%) NHS
6 18 (2.32%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.32%) Data Structures
7 17 (2.19%) Driving Licence
7 17 (2.19%) User Experience
8 15 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.67%) VHDL
10 11 (1.42%) e-Learning
11 9 (1.16%) PKI
12 8 (1.03%) Fintech
13 7 (0.90%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (0.77%) FMCG
15 5 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 157 (20.21%) Linux
2 88 (11.33%) Windows
3 24 (3.09%) Unix
4 22 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.45%) Mac OS X
5 19 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.32%) Windows 7
6 18 (2.32%) Windows XP
7 16 (2.06%) Android
8 14 (1.80%) CentOS
8 14 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.42%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) SUSE
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (28.96%) Physics
2 177 (22.78%) Software Engineering
3 164 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (12.61%) Statistics
5 96 (12.36%) Analytics
6 87 (11.20%) Machine Learning
7 64 (8.24%) OO
8 62 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (7.08%) Data Analysis
10 49 (6.31%) MVC
11 45 (5.79%) Multithreading
12 44 (5.66%) Project Management
13 43 (5.53%) ITIL
14 41 (5.28%) OOP
15 40 (5.15%) Mentoring
16 39 (5.02%) Visualisation
17 38 (4.89%) Open Source
18 31 (3.99%) Scrum
19 29 (3.73%) UML
19 29 (3.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 238 (30.63%) C++
2 213 (27.41%) SQL
3 201 (25.87%) Python
4 193 (24.84%) C#
5 156 (20.08%) C
5 156 (20.08%) Java
6 149 (19.18%) JavaScript
7 78 (10.04%) PHP
8 76 (9.78%) MATLAB
9 75 (9.65%) R
10 44 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 38 (4.89%) VB.NET
12 33 (4.25%) VBA
13 30 (3.86%) Ruby
14 23 (2.96%) Perl
15 19 (2.45%) Assembly Language
15 19 (2.45%) Scala
16 17 (2.19%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.93%) VB
18 10 (1.29%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 540 (69.50%) Degree
2 88 (11.33%) PhD
3 45 (5.79%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.57%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.32%) NVQ Level 3
7 12 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.29%) MCSE
9 9 (1.16%) RHCA
10 8 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.03%) ISEB
10 8 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.77%) APMP
11 6 (0.77%) CCNP
11 6 (0.77%) IBM Certification
12 4 (0.51%) CISSP
12 4 (0.51%) MCSA
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.39%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.60%) SLA
2 19 (2.45%) QA
3 12 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 9 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.77%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 21 (2.70%) Firmware
2 20 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.26%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.13%) Docker
6 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.13%) LXC
6 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (0.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.39%) SELinux
3 2 (0.26%) Nessus
3 2 (0.26%) Nmap
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (0.26%) Puppet
3 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 149 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.75%) Oracle
3 33 (4.25%) Cisco
4 28 (3.60%) Tableau
5 14 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 14 (1.80%) VMware
6 11 (1.42%) Adobe
7 9 (1.16%) SAP
8 8 (1.03%) IBM
9 7 (0.90%) Juniper
9 7 (0.90%) TOWER Software
10 5 (0.64%) Google
11 4 (0.51%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.51%) Qualys
11 4 (0.51%) Sun
12 3 (0.39%) BT
12 3 (0.39%) HP
12 3 (0.39%) MapR
12 3 (0.39%) RedPrairie
13 2 (0.26%) Perforce
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, Full Training, Progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £28,429 to £30,259 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Iver, Buckinghamshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Iver, Buckinghamshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Technical Futures
Salary: From £48,000 to £54,000 per annum Dep on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Deal, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago