Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 142 128
Rank change year-on-year +36 -14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 892 740 1,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.83% 2.35% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.70% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 770 647 955
South East median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,425 £23,300 £22,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 27,663 27,415 35,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.65% 87.22% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,843 22,428 30,174
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +59 483 £47,500 +18.75% 93
Oxfordshire +24 210 £50,000 +17.65% 43
Berkshire +38 195 £45,000 +50.00% 32
Hampshire -18 157 £30,000 -7.69% 45
Surrey -15 151 £48,750 +8.33% 34
Buckinghamshire +44 79 £43,500 -7.45% 18
Kent +21 36 £27,500 -21.43% 4
West Sussex -14 31 £50,000 -4.31% 17
East Sussex -14 21 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Middlesex +18 6 £57,500 +27.78%
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 544 (60.99%) Degree
2 494 (55.38%) Computer Science
3 324 (36.32%) Python
4 302 (33.86%) Physics
5 298 (33.41%) C++
6 285 (31.95%) SQL
7 263 (29.48%) Software Engineering
8 252 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
9 240 (26.91%) C#
10 204 (22.87%) Java
11 193 (21.64%) .NET
12 184 (20.63%) PhD
13 181 (20.29%) JavaScript
14 171 (19.17%) Algorithms
15 141 (15.81%) Computer Science Degree
16 136 (15.25%) Linux
17 135 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
18 133 (14.91%) SQL Server
19 129 (14.46%) OO
20 122 (13.68%) Microsoft
21 115 (12.89%) Windows
21 115 (12.89%) Machine Learning
21 115 (12.89%) Data Science
22 111 (12.44%) Finance
23 109 (12.22%) Big Data
23 109 (12.22%) Analytics
24 108 (12.11%) HTML
25 104 (11.66%) Statistics
26 103 (11.55%) C
27 95 (10.65%) MATLAB

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 39 (4.37%) SAS
2 30 (3.36%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.35%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.23%) Apache
6 10 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.67%) CMS
7 6 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.56%) WordPress
9 4 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.34%) Confluence
11 2 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.22%) GemFire
11 2 (0.22%) MODX
11 2 (0.22%) nginx
11 2 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 74 (8.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.57%) SPSS
6 11 (1.23%) Simulink
7 7 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.78%) Stata
8 5 (0.56%) Mathematica
9 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.45%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.34%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.22%) Blender
12 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 70 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.58%) Adobe Analytics
4 19 (2.13%) Google Analytics
5 13 (1.46%) SaaS
6 11 (1.23%) GitHub
7 6 (0.67%) AdWords
7 6 (0.67%) Datadog
8 5 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.22%) PaaS
10 2 (0.22%) Veeva
11 1 (0.11%) npm
11 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.02%) Internet
2 12 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.12%) Firewall
4 9 (1.01%) HTTP
4 9 (1.01%) WAN
5 8 (0.90%) DVB
5 8 (0.90%) IPv6
5 8 (0.90%) VPN
6 7 (0.78%) DNS
6 7 (0.78%) MPLS
6 7 (0.78%) SAN
7 6 (0.67%) BGP
7 6 (0.67%) IPv4
7 6 (0.67%) OSPF
7 6 (0.67%) UPnP
8 5 (0.56%) SMTP
8 5 (0.56%) VLAN
8 5 (0.56%) Wireless
9 4 (0.45%) RIP
9 4 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 109 (12.22%) Big Data
3 68 (7.62%) NoSQL
4 34 (3.81%) Hadoop
4 34 (3.81%) MySQL
5 30 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 26 (2.91%) Power BI
7 22 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.24%) Apache Hive
8 20 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.46%) Data Mining
11 12 (1.35%) HBase
12 11 (1.23%) Flink
12 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.01%) GIS
13 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 65 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 44 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (3.59%) Subversion
5 26 (2.91%) JIRA
6 18 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 17 (1.91%) Selenium
8 12 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.12%) Ant
10 8 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.90%) NUnit
11 7 (0.78%) JUnit
11 7 (0.78%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.56%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.56%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.45%) GitLab
13 4 (0.45%) Gradle
13 4 (0.45%) Maven
14 3 (0.34%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 111 (12.44%) Finance
2 60 (6.73%) Marketing
3 56 (6.28%) Electronics
4 33 (3.70%) Retail
5 29 (3.25%) Games
5 29 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.80%) Automotive
7 19 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (1.79%) Advertising
9 14 (1.57%) Aerospace
10 12 (1.35%) Banking
10 12 (1.35%) Law
11 11 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.67%) Military
12 6 (0.67%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.56%) Avionics
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Legal
15 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 331 (37.11%) Developer
2 135 (15.13%) Software Engineer
3 116 (13.00%) Graduate
4 112 (12.56%) Analyst
5 107 (12.00%) Junior
6 101 (11.32%) Senior Developer
7 85 (9.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 85 (9.53%) Software Developer
8 82 (9.19%) C# Developer
9 65 (7.29%) .NET Developer
9 65 (7.29%) Data Scientist
10 57 (6.39%) Junior Developer
11 54 (6.05%) Graduate Developer
12 42 (4.71%) Data Analyst
13 37 (4.15%) Applications Developer
14 35 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
15 34 (3.81%) Java Developer
15 34 (3.81%) Web Developer
16 33 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
17 32 (3.59%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (21.64%) .NET
2 108 (12.11%) HTML
3 93 (10.43%) ASP.NET
4 88 (9.87%) CSS
5 68 (7.62%) HTML5
6 66 (7.40%) Qt
7 64 (7.17%) Web Services
8 50 (5.61%) AngularJS
9 48 (5.38%) jQuery
10 45 (5.04%) WPF
11 40 (4.48%) OpenGL
11 40 (4.48%) WinForms
12 38 (4.26%) XML
13 37 (4.15%) MFC
14 35 (3.92%) Ajax
15 31 (3.48%) .NET Framework
15 31 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (3.36%) Natural Language Processing
16 30 (3.36%) Node.js
16 30 (3.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 494 (55.38%) Computer Science
2 171 (19.17%) Algorithms
3 135 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (6.28%) CUDA
5 51 (5.72%) Greenfield Project
6 44 (4.93%) User Experience
7 12 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.35%) Robotics
8 11 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.23%) Reinsurance
8 11 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
9 9 (1.01%) Life Science
10 8 (0.90%) Fintech
10 8 (0.90%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.67%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (0.67%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.67%) Social Media
11 6 (0.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 136 (15.25%) Linux
2 115 (12.89%) Windows
3 43 (4.82%) Unix
4 18 (2.02%) Android
5 15 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.46%) CentOS
7 7 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.45%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.34%) Solaris
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.22%) Debian
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (33.86%) Physics
2 263 (29.48%) Software Engineering
3 252 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (14.46%) OO
5 115 (12.89%) Data Science
5 115 (12.89%) Machine Learning
6 109 (12.22%) Analytics
7 104 (11.66%) Statistics
8 83 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 83 (9.30%) SDLC
9 76 (8.52%) Scrum
10 73 (8.18%) MVC
11 69 (7.74%) TDD
11 69 (7.74%) Test Automation
12 68 (7.62%) OOD
13 65 (7.29%) Project Management
14 64 (7.17%) Economics
15 53 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 49 (5.49%) DevOps
17 45 (5.04%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 324 (36.32%) Python
2 298 (33.41%) C++
3 285 (31.95%) SQL
4 240 (26.91%) C#
5 204 (22.87%) Java
6 181 (20.29%) JavaScript
7 103 (11.55%) C
8 95 (10.65%) MATLAB
9 93 (10.43%) R
10 57 (6.39%) PHP
11 41 (4.60%) Perl
12 40 (4.48%) Bash Shell
13 31 (3.48%) T-SQL
14 21 (2.35%) Julia
15 19 (2.13%) F#
16 18 (2.02%) Scala
16 18 (2.02%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.23%) Ruby
18 10 (1.12%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 544 (60.99%) Degree
2 184 (20.63%) PhD
3 141 (15.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 51 (5.72%) Numerate Degree
5 24 (2.69%) Master's Degree
5 24 (2.69%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.45%) NVQ Level 3
10 4 (0.45%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.34%) CCIE
11 3 (0.34%) MCTS
11 3 (0.34%) RHCE
11 3 (0.34%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.61%) QA
2 7 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.67%) SLA
4 4 (0.45%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.79%) Firmware
2 10 (1.12%) HDFS
3 9 (1.01%) Docker
4 8 (0.90%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.34%) GlusterFS
7 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.22%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 22 (2.47%) Puppet
2 18 (2.02%) Nagios
2 18 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.68%) Ansible
4 8 (0.90%) Oozie
5 6 (0.67%) Salt
6 5 (0.56%) Cacti
6 5 (0.56%) CFEngine
6 5 (0.56%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.56%) Grafana
6 5 (0.56%) Icinga
6 5 (0.56%) logstash
6 5 (0.56%) Netcool
6 5 (0.56%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.56%) Terraform
7 4 (0.45%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.26%) Google
2 38 (4.26%) Oracle
3 27 (3.03%) Tableau
4 24 (2.69%) Adobe
5 11 (1.23%) Sun
6 10 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 8 (0.90%) Facebook
7 8 (0.90%) Intel
8 7 (0.78%) VMware
9 6 (0.67%) Altera
9 6 (0.67%) Perforce
9 6 (0.67%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.56%) F5
10 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.56%) Splunk
10 5 (0.56%) Twitter
11 4 (0.45%) Citrix
11 4 (0.45%) Kofax