Period
to 27 May 2020

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 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 82 102
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 522 989 919
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.18% 3.79% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 4.14% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 436 737 736
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,945 23,893 27,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.15% 91.61% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11,982 19,211 22,634
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in the South East.

Salary trend for Mathematics in the South East

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +10 265 £38,500 -6.10% 18
Oxfordshire +9 174 £38,500 -7.52% 10
Hampshire -34 120 £50,000 +42.86% 7
Berkshire -17 79 £57,500 +40.24% 6
Surrey -4 54 £55,000 +29.41% 25
East Sussex +20 38 £27,500 -8.33% 3
West Sussex +2 32 £50,000 - 3
Kent +39 13 £42,500 +75.26% 7
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 321 (61.49%) Degree
2 244 (46.74%) Computer Science
3 221 (42.34%) Software Engineering
4 198 (37.93%) Python
5 185 (35.44%) C#
6 178 (34.10%) .NET
7 149 (28.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 145 (27.78%) SQL
9 135 (25.86%) Algorithms
10 129 (24.71%) Windows
11 125 (23.95%) JavaScript
12 116 (22.22%) C++
13 108 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
14 100 (19.16%) Data Science
15 90 (17.24%) Analytics
16 88 (16.86%) Physics
17 81 (15.52%) R
17 81 (15.52%) C
18 80 (15.33%) Git (software)
19 79 (15.13%) Data Analysis
20 78 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
21 74 (14.18%) Big Data
22 72 (13.79%) Azure
22 72 (13.79%) HTML
23 71 (13.60%) MATLAB
24 60 (11.49%) Unit Testing
25 57 (10.92%) Test Automation
25 57 (10.92%) CSS
26 56 (10.73%) AWS
26 56 (10.73%) Computer Vision

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 11 (2.11%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.72%) Confluence
3 5 (0.96%) Jupyter
3 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.77%) Apache
4 4 (0.77%) Apache Solr
4 4 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.57%) IIS
5 3 (0.57%) SAS
6 2 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.38%) Drupal
6 2 (0.38%) IPython
Applications
1 21 (4.02%) Acrobat
1 21 (4.02%) Adobe Captivate
1 21 (4.02%) FrameMaker
2 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.77%) SPSS
7 3 (0.57%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.19%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) SAP CRM
1 5 (0.96%) SAP ERP
1 5 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) Primavera
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.79%) Azure
2 56 (10.73%) AWS
3 29 (5.56%) Power Platform
4 26 (4.98%) GCP
5 20 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (2.49%) PaaS
7 12 (2.30%) SaaS
8 9 (1.72%) GitHub
9 6 (1.15%) Office 365
10 4 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.57%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.38%) Azure LUIS
12 2 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.38%) Dialogflow
12 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon GuardDuty
13 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.87%) Skype
2 12 (2.30%) Bluetooth
2 12 (2.30%) H.323
2 12 (2.30%) Wireless
3 9 (1.72%) Firewall
4 5 (0.96%) 3G
4 5 (0.96%) BGP
4 5 (0.96%) DDNS
4 5 (0.96%) DHCP
4 5 (0.96%) DSL
4 5 (0.96%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.96%) Internet
4 5 (0.96%) IPsec
4 5 (0.96%) MPLS
4 5 (0.96%) OSPF
4 5 (0.96%) SAN
4 5 (0.96%) SSL
4 5 (0.96%) TACACS
4 5 (0.96%) WAN
4 5 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.18%) Big Data
2 50 (9.58%) SQL Server
3 29 (5.56%) Power BI
4 24 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.26%) Data Mining
5 17 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.68%) MySQL
8 13 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.92%) Data Lake
12 9 (1.72%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.34%) Biml
13 7 (1.34%) Geospatial Data
13 7 (1.34%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.15%) Spatial Data
15 3 (0.57%) Amazon Athena
16 2 (0.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 80 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.58%) Subversion
3 28 (5.36%) Eclipse
4 19 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.64%) Selenium
5 14 (2.68%) JIRA
6 8 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.96%) GitLab
7 5 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.77%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.77%) VersionOne
9 3 (0.57%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.57%) Grunt
9 3 (0.57%) gulp
9 3 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.38%) Moq
10 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 36 (6.90%) Finance
2 32 (6.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (4.60%) Military
4 23 (4.41%) Electronics
5 17 (3.26%) Games
6 14 (2.68%) Legal
6 14 (2.68%) Marketing
7 12 (2.30%) Law
8 10 (1.92%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.53%) Norwegian Language
9 8 (1.53%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.96%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.77%) Police
13 3 (0.57%) Retail
14 2 (0.38%) Automotive
15 1 (0.19%) Advertising
15 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 151 (28.93%) Software Engineer
2 114 (21.84%) Developer
3 76 (14.56%) Graduate
4 70 (13.41%) Analyst
5 60 (11.49%) Software Developer
6 48 (9.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 46 (8.81%) Junior
8 43 (8.24%) C++ Software Engineer
9 34 (6.51%) Data Analyst
10 29 (5.56%) Development Engineer
10 29 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 29 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
11 28 (5.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 25 (4.79%) Consultant
13 24 (4.60%) Applications Engineer
13 24 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
14 21 (4.02%) Author
14 21 (4.02%) Data Scientist
14 21 (4.02%) Technical Author
15 20 (3.83%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (34.10%) .NET
2 72 (13.79%) HTML
3 57 (10.92%) CSS
4 55 (10.54%) AngularJS
5 50 (9.58%) ASP.NET
6 43 (8.24%) WinForms
7 28 (5.36%) React
8 25 (4.79%) Node.js
9 24 (4.60%) Ajax
9 24 (4.60%) jQuery
10 19 (3.64%) WebRTC
11 18 (3.45%) JSON
11 18 (3.45%) WebSockets
12 17 (3.26%) HTML5
13 16 (3.07%) .NET Core
13 16 (3.07%) .NET Framework
13 16 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.87%) RESTful
15 11 (2.11%) NumPy
16 10 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 135 (25.86%) Algorithms
2 52 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (8.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 40 (7.66%) User Experience
5 21 (4.02%) e-Learning
6 19 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (1.53%) PMI
12 7 (1.34%) ASIC
12 7 (1.34%) VHDL
13 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.15%) NHS
13 6 (1.15%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 129 (24.71%) Windows
2 44 (8.43%) Linux
3 23 (4.41%) Android
4 21 (4.02%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.30%) Unix
6 4 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.38%) Debian
8 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (46.74%) Computer Science
2 221 (42.34%) Software Engineering
3 108 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (19.16%) Data Science
5 90 (17.24%) Analytics
6 88 (16.86%) Physics
7 79 (15.13%) Data Analysis
8 78 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (11.49%) Unit Testing
10 57 (10.92%) Test Automation
11 56 (10.73%) Computer Vision
12 49 (9.39%) Software Architecture
13 48 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (9.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 47 (9.00%) Mathematical Modelling
14 47 (9.00%) Mentoring
15 46 (8.81%) OOD
16 44 (8.43%) Visualisation
17 43 (8.24%) SDLC
18 42 (8.05%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 198 (37.93%) Python
2 185 (35.44%) C#
3 145 (27.78%) SQL
4 125 (23.95%) JavaScript
5 116 (22.22%) C++
6 81 (15.52%) C
6 81 (15.52%) R
7 71 (13.60%) MATLAB
8 45 (8.62%) VB.NET
9 40 (7.66%) Java
10 20 (3.83%) TypeScript
11 18 (3.45%) PHP
12 17 (3.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 16 (3.07%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.30%) Scala
15 10 (1.92%) Perl
15 10 (1.92%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.53%) F#
17 7 (1.34%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 321 (61.49%) Degree
2 149 (28.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 44 (8.43%) SC Cleared
5 43 (8.24%) Numerate Degree
6 36 (6.90%) PhD
7 12 (2.30%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.34%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.96%) CCNA
10 5 (0.96%) CCNP
10 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.96%) CISSP
10 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.96%) MCSE
11 4 (0.77%) MCSA
11 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.77%) VCP6
11 4 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.57%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.79%) QA
2 20 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.64%) GDPR
4 17 (3.26%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.77%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.26%) Firmware
2 15 (2.87%) Docker
3 11 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (4.02%) Puppet
2 7 (1.34%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.77%) Ansible
4 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.57%) IBM Guardium
5 3 (0.57%) Nessus
5 3 (0.57%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.19%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.94%) Google
3 23 (4.41%) Adobe
4 18 (3.45%) Tableau
5 11 (2.11%) VMware
6 10 (1.92%) SAP
7 8 (1.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (1.53%) Cisco
8 7 (1.34%) Hortonworks
8 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.15%) IBM
10 5 (0.96%) ArcSight
10 5 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.96%) F5
10 5 (0.96%) Forcepoint
10 5 (0.96%) HP
10 5 (0.96%) Juniper
10 5 (0.96%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.96%) SolarWinds
10 5 (0.96%) Splunk