Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 133 106
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27 +47
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 908 754 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.99% 2.57% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.93% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 717 708 1,013
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +14.12%

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 26,957 25,749 33,271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.72% 87.73% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22,301 21,182 28,043
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 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
Thames Valley +26 420 £50,000 +33.33% 89
Hampshire +43 247 £37,000 +5.71% 37
Oxfordshire +21 193 £50,000 +25.00% 43
Surrey -1 169 £50,000 -9.09% 35
Berkshire +27 163 £50,000 +33.33% 34
Buckinghamshire -30 65 £35,000 +14.75% 12
West Sussex -29 39 £45,750 +1.67% 14
East Sussex -9 13 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Home Counties - 7 £35,000 -
Middlesex +17 6 £54,000 +71.43% 2
Kent -19 5 £65,000 +85.71% 9
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 529 (58.26%) Degree
2 425 (46.81%) Computer Science
3 306 (33.70%) Python
4 296 (32.60%) C++
5 247 (27.20%) Software Engineering
6 237 (26.10%) SQL
7 225 (24.78%) Physics
8 221 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
9 211 (23.24%) JavaScript
10 207 (22.80%) Java
11 179 (19.71%) C#
12 177 (19.49%) PhD
13 167 (18.39%) Algorithms
14 157 (17.29%) Machine Learning
15 143 (15.75%) .NET
16 139 (15.31%) C
16 139 (15.31%) Linux
16 139 (15.31%) Computer Science Degree
17 136 (14.98%) Analytics
18 135 (14.87%) Data Science
19 122 (13.44%) OO
20 113 (12.44%) Microsoft
20 113 (12.44%) Big Data
21 110 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
22 107 (11.78%) HTML
23 103 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
24 101 (11.12%) SDLC
25 98 (10.79%) Windows
26 97 (10.68%) Data Analysis
27 95 (10.46%) Finance

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 37 (4.07%) Apache Spark
2 28 (3.08%) SAS
3 15 (1.65%) Confluence
3 15 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.54%) Apache Pig
5 13 (1.43%) Apache
6 9 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.66%) Ethereum
7 6 (0.66%) Hyperledger
8 5 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.44%) CMS
9 4 (0.44%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.33%) IIS
10 3 (0.33%) Smallworld
10 3 (0.33%) WordPress
11 2 (0.22%) DNN
11 2 (0.22%) MODX
11 2 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 61 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.76%) GNU Octave
3 13 (1.43%) Simulink
4 12 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.32%) SPSS
5 11 (1.21%) Stata
6 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.33%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.11%) Blender
10 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.10%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.42%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (1.54%) Google Analytics
5 13 (1.43%) npm
6 10 (1.10%) AdWords
7 7 (0.77%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.77%) SaaS
8 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.44%) GitHub
10 2 (0.22%) Datadog
10 2 (0.22%) Veeva
11 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.09%) Internet
2 14 (1.54%) Network Security
3 11 (1.21%) HTTP
4 8 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.88%) Wireless
5 7 (0.77%) VPN
6 6 (0.66%) DNS
7 5 (0.55%) Intranet
8 4 (0.44%) SMTP
8 4 (0.44%) VLAN
9 3 (0.33%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.33%) SAN
9 3 (0.33%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.22%) DVB
10 2 (0.22%) Extranet
10 2 (0.22%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.22%) Firewall
10 2 (0.22%) SNMP
10 2 (0.22%) VoIP
10 2 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.44%) Big Data
2 90 (9.91%) SQL Server
3 44 (4.85%) MySQL
4 39 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 38 (4.19%) MongoDB
6 34 (3.74%) Hadoop
7 29 (3.19%) Power BI
8 26 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.87%) Blockchain
11 17 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.65%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.54%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.54%) GIS
14 10 (1.10%) Flink
15 9 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (0.99%) Impala
15 9 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (5.40%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (3.63%) Subversion
4 29 (3.19%) JIRA
5 26 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 23 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.76%) Selenium
8 13 (1.43%) gulp
9 9 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.88%) Bitbucket
10 8 (0.88%) LabVIEW
11 7 (0.77%) MSBuild
11 7 (0.77%) NUnit
12 6 (0.66%) Ant
12 6 (0.66%) Maven
13 5 (0.55%) JUnit
13 5 (0.55%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.44%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.44%) WebDriver
15 3 (0.33%) Mocha
General
1 95 (10.46%) Finance
2 71 (7.82%) Electronics
3 65 (7.16%) Marketing
4 24 (2.64%) Games
4 24 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.09%) Retail
7 17 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (1.54%) Advertising
9 12 (1.32%) Law
10 11 (1.21%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.10%) Banking
11 10 (1.10%) Digital Economy
12 9 (0.99%) Automotive
13 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.77%) Military
15 5 (0.55%) Publishing
16 4 (0.44%) Avionics
16 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 320 (35.24%) Developer
2 129 (14.21%) Analyst
3 121 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 106 (11.67%) Software Developer
5 100 (11.01%) Senior Developer
6 92 (10.13%) Graduate
7 86 (9.47%) Junior
8 64 (7.05%) C# Developer
9 63 (6.94%) Data Scientist
10 53 (5.84%) Data Analyst
11 46 (5.07%) .NET Developer
11 46 (5.07%) Java Developer
12 45 (4.96%) C++ Developer
12 45 (4.96%) Web Developer
13 44 (4.85%) Junior Developer
14 39 (4.30%) Graduate Developer
15 36 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
15 36 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
16 35 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
17 33 (3.63%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (15.75%) .NET
2 107 (11.78%) HTML
3 90 (9.91%) CSS
4 89 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 79 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 64 (7.05%) HTML5
7 48 (5.29%) Web Services
8 42 (4.63%) CSS3
9 41 (4.52%) RESTful
10 37 (4.07%) XML
11 36 (3.96%) Node.js
12 35 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (3.85%) WPF
13 31 (3.41%) Ajax
13 31 (3.41%) TensorFlow
14 27 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (2.97%) jQuery
14 27 (2.97%) WebSockets
15 26 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
16 23 (2.53%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 425 (46.81%) Computer Science
2 167 (18.39%) Algorithms
3 110 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (6.61%) CUDA
4 60 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
5 55 (6.06%) User Experience
6 50 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.54%) Life Science
9 13 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.88%) Fintech
11 8 (0.88%) Reinsurance
11 8 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
12 7 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (0.77%) Derivative
12 7 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 139 (15.31%) Linux
2 98 (10.79%) Windows
3 40 (4.41%) Unix
4 14 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 12 (1.32%) Android
6 8 (0.88%) CentOS
6 8 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.33%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.22%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (27.20%) Software Engineering
2 225 (24.78%) Physics
3 221 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (17.29%) Machine Learning
5 136 (14.98%) Analytics
6 135 (14.87%) Data Science
7 122 (13.44%) OO
8 103 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
9 101 (11.12%) SDLC
10 97 (10.68%) Data Analysis
11 82 (9.03%) Statistics
12 74 (8.15%) TDD
13 72 (7.93%) Artificial Intelligence
14 71 (7.82%) Test Automation
15 65 (7.16%) Mentoring
16 61 (6.72%) Economics
17 58 (6.39%) MVC
18 57 (6.28%) Data Analytics
18 57 (6.28%) Scrum
19 55 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 306 (33.70%) Python
2 296 (32.60%) C++
3 237 (26.10%) SQL
4 211 (23.24%) JavaScript
5 207 (22.80%) Java
6 179 (19.71%) C#
7 139 (15.31%) C
8 95 (10.46%) R
9 84 (9.25%) MATLAB
10 66 (7.27%) PHP
11 51 (5.62%) Perl
12 31 (3.41%) Bash Shell
13 28 (3.08%) Scala
14 24 (2.64%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.31%) Ruby
16 16 (1.76%) F#
17 14 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.21%) Go
19 10 (1.10%) Delphi
20 8 (0.88%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 529 (58.26%) Degree
2 177 (19.49%) PhD
3 139 (15.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 75 (8.26%) Security Cleared
5 70 (7.71%) Numerate Degree
6 43 (4.74%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.31%) SC Cleared
8 20 (2.20%) Master's Degree
9 19 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.88%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.66%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.55%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.44%) MCSE
13 4 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
13 4 (0.44%) PMP
13 4 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.44%) VCP6
13 4 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.33%) CISA
14 3 (0.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.41%) QA
2 17 (1.87%) SLA
3 12 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.22%) GDPR
7 2 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (2.64%) Firmware
2 13 (1.43%) Docker
3 4 (0.44%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.44%) HDFS
3 4 (0.44%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.22%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Postfix
5 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (1.98%) Puppet
2 13 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.66%) Nagios
4 5 (0.55%) Ansible
4 5 (0.55%) Cacti
4 5 (0.55%) CFEngine
4 5 (0.55%) Icinga
4 5 (0.55%) logstash
4 5 (0.55%) Netcool
5 4 (0.44%) Oozie
6 3 (0.33%) Nessus
7 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.22%) Salt
7 2 (0.22%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 2 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 113 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 43 (4.74%) Oracle
3 39 (4.30%) Google
4 22 (2.42%) Adobe
5 16 (1.76%) Tableau
6 14 (1.54%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.10%) TOWER Software
8 9 (0.99%) Altera
8 9 (0.99%) Intel
9 8 (0.88%) Capita
9 8 (0.88%) IBM
9 8 (0.88%) Splunk
9 8 (0.88%) VMware
10 7 (0.77%) Facebook
10 7 (0.77%) Perforce
10 7 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.77%) Xilinx
11 6 (0.66%) Freescale
11 6 (0.66%) Sun
12 5 (0.55%) Salesforce.com