Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 122 104
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 +39
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 908 789 1,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.07% 2.69% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 3.02% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 714 719 1,044
South East median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 26,507 26,084 33,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.57% 89.06% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,874 21,580 27,728
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +23 400 £50,000 +33.33% 82
Hampshire +44 237 £35,000 - 21
Oxfordshire +28 199 £50,000 +17.65% 41
Surrey +8 172 £55,000 +4.76% 21
Berkshire +13 145 £45,000 +42.86% 24
Buckinghamshire -42 56 £35,691 +5.75% 17
West Sussex -24 45 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Kent 0 15 £95,000 +171.43% 10
East Sussex -7 15 £50,000 +17.65% 9
Home Counties - 11 £35,000 -
Middlesex +17 5 £67,500 - 2
Sussex - 3 £95,000 -
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 515 (56.72%) Degree
2 400 (44.05%) Computer Science
3 303 (33.37%) C++
4 295 (32.49%) Software Engineering
5 270 (29.74%) Python
6 256 (28.19%) Physics
7 226 (24.89%) JavaScript
8 221 (24.34%) Java
9 199 (21.92%) SQL
10 195 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
11 193 (21.26%) C#
12 179 (19.71%) Algorithms
13 167 (18.39%) Machine Learning
14 156 (17.18%) C
15 146 (16.08%) PhD
16 139 (15.31%) .NET
17 136 (14.98%) Computer Science Degree
18 129 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
18 129 (14.21%) HTML
19 127 (13.99%) Microsoft
20 124 (13.66%) Data Science
21 123 (13.55%) Linux
22 122 (13.44%) SDLC
23 114 (12.56%) Analytics
24 111 (12.22%) OO
25 107 (11.78%) Finance
26 104 (11.45%) CSS
27 99 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
28 96 (10.57%) Security Cleared
29 95 (10.46%) Big Data

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 34 (3.74%) Apache Spark
2 22 (2.42%) SAS
3 17 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.54%) Confluence
4 14 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.32%) Hyperledger
6 9 (0.99%) Apache Pig
6 9 (0.99%) Ethereum
7 7 (0.77%) Apache
8 6 (0.66%) CMS
9 4 (0.44%) DNN
9 4 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.44%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.33%) IIS
10 3 (0.33%) Smallworld
10 3 (0.33%) WordPress
11 2 (0.22%) JBoss
11 2 (0.22%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.22%) WildFly
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (6.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (3.30%) GNU Octave
3 18 (1.98%) Simulink
4 16 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.10%) SPSS
6 7 (0.77%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.44%) Doxygen
8 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.44%) Stata
9 1 (0.11%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.11%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.54%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.44%) R3 Corda
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
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.75%) npm
4 7 (0.77%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.55%) AdWords
7 4 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (0.44%) SaaS
8 2 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.22%) Office 365
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Datadog
9 1 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.20%) Network Security
2 16 (1.76%) Internet
3 10 (1.10%) Wireless
4 9 (0.99%) Intranet
5 6 (0.66%) HTTP
6 5 (0.55%) SAN
7 4 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.33%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.33%) Firewall
9 2 (0.22%) Extranet
9 2 (0.22%) RFID
9 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.11%) DNS
10 1 (0.11%) PBX
10 1 (0.11%) SDH
10 1 (0.11%) SMS
10 1 (0.11%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (10.46%) Big Data
2 89 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 41 (4.52%) MySQL
4 29 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 27 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 26 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 24 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 23 (2.53%) Blockchain
9 21 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (2.09%) Power BI
12 17 (1.87%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.32%) GIS
16 11 (1.21%) Oracle Database
17 10 (1.10%) Apache Hive
18 8 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 8 (0.88%) Impala
19 7 (0.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 89 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.85%) Subversion
3 34 (3.74%) Jenkins
4 30 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (3.08%) JIRA
5 28 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 25 (2.75%) gulp
7 18 (1.98%) Maven
8 16 (1.76%) Eclipse
8 16 (1.76%) NUnit
9 12 (1.32%) MSBuild
10 11 (1.21%) MSTest
10 11 (1.21%) Ranorex
11 10 (1.10%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.10%) Selenium
12 9 (0.99%) LabVIEW
13 8 (0.88%) Bitbucket
14 7 (0.77%) Ant
14 7 (0.77%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.66%) JUnit
General
1 107 (11.78%) Finance
2 91 (10.02%) Electronics
3 39 (4.30%) Marketing
4 27 (2.97%) Games
5 21 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.09%) Retail
6 19 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.65%) Military
8 10 (1.10%) Digital Economy
9 9 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.88%) Banking
10 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.77%) Publishing
12 6 (0.66%) Advertising
12 6 (0.66%) Automotive
13 5 (0.55%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.44%) Legal
15 3 (0.33%) Front Office
15 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 303 (33.37%) Developer
2 162 (17.84%) Software Engineer
3 124 (13.66%) Analyst
4 106 (11.67%) Senior Developer
5 101 (11.12%) Graduate
6 86 (9.47%) Software Developer
7 55 (6.06%) Data Scientist
7 55 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 49 (5.40%) Web Developer
9 48 (5.29%) Data Analyst
10 47 (5.18%) C# Developer
10 47 (5.18%) C++ Developer
11 42 (4.63%) Junior
12 39 (4.30%) .NET Developer
12 39 (4.30%) Senior Software Developer
13 35 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 34 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (3.41%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (15.31%) .NET
2 129 (14.21%) HTML
3 104 (11.45%) CSS
4 95 (10.46%) ASP.NET
5 89 (9.80%) AngularJS
6 84 (9.25%) HTML5
7 59 (6.50%) CSS3
8 54 (5.95%) Node.js
9 51 (5.62%) RESTful
10 50 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (5.40%) WPF
12 34 (3.74%) WCF
13 31 (3.41%) Web Services
14 30 (3.30%) WinForms
15 28 (3.08%) TensorFlow
15 28 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (2.97%) J2EE
17 24 (2.64%) jQuery
18 23 (2.53%) Ajax
18 23 (2.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 400 (44.05%) Computer Science
2 179 (19.71%) Algorithms
3 99 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (6.17%) User Experience
5 50 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
6 49 (5.40%) CUDA
7 43 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (1.65%) Life Science
9 14 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (1.54%) Reinsurance
10 13 (1.43%) Fintech
11 12 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
12 11 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.10%) Acoustics
14 8 (0.88%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.88%) Video\Live Streaming
15 7 (0.77%) Derivative
16 6 (0.66%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 123 (13.55%) Linux
2 92 (10.13%) Windows
3 42 (4.63%) Unix
4 20 (2.20%) Mac OS X
5 16 (1.76%) Android
6 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.55%) VxWorks
6 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.44%) CentOS
7 4 (0.44%) Solaris
7 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.33%) Debian
8 3 (0.33%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (32.49%) Software Engineering
2 256 (28.19%) Physics
3 195 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (18.39%) Machine Learning
5 129 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
6 124 (13.66%) Data Science
7 122 (13.44%) SDLC
8 114 (12.56%) Analytics
9 111 (12.22%) OO
10 94 (10.35%) Statistics
11 87 (9.58%) Test Automation
12 84 (9.25%) Artificial Intelligence
13 76 (8.37%) Data Analysis
13 76 (8.37%) Mentoring
14 71 (7.82%) Computer Vision
14 71 (7.82%) MVC
15 61 (6.72%) Deep Learning
16 60 (6.61%) TDD
17 59 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (6.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 303 (33.37%) C++
2 270 (29.74%) Python
3 226 (24.89%) JavaScript
4 221 (24.34%) Java
5 199 (21.92%) SQL
6 193 (21.26%) C#
7 156 (17.18%) C
8 80 (8.81%) R
9 71 (7.82%) MATLAB
9 71 (7.82%) PHP
10 53 (5.84%) Perl
11 26 (2.86%) Scala
12 24 (2.64%) Ruby
13 21 (2.31%) VB.NET
14 19 (2.09%) F#
15 18 (1.98%) Go
16 16 (1.76%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.65%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.21%) Embedded C
19 9 (0.99%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 515 (56.72%) Degree
2 146 (16.08%) PhD
3 136 (14.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 96 (10.57%) Security Cleared
5 82 (9.03%) Numerate Degree
6 54 (5.95%) DV Cleared
7 31 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.54%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.66%) MCSE
10 6 (0.66%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.44%) CISA
11 4 (0.44%) CISM
11 4 (0.44%) CISSP
11 4 (0.44%) OCA
11 4 (0.44%) OCP
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.44%) RHCE
11 4 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.07%) QA
2 17 (1.87%) SLA
3 11 (1.21%) DICOM
4 10 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.22%) GDPR
8 2 (0.22%) IFRS
8 2 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 29 (3.19%) Firmware
2 15 (1.65%) Docker
3 4 (0.44%) GlusterFS
3 4 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.33%) NFS
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (0.99%) Puppet
2 8 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (0.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (0.33%) Ansible
4 3 (0.33%) Nessus
5 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.22%) Salt
5 2 (0.22%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.11%) Grafana
6 1 (0.11%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 127 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.19%) Google
2 29 (3.19%) Oracle
3 20 (2.20%) Sun
4 13 (1.43%) TOWER Software
5 12 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.10%) Capita
6 10 (1.10%) Tableau
7 8 (0.88%) VMware
8 7 (0.77%) Adobe
8 7 (0.77%) Centrify
8 7 (0.77%) HP
8 7 (0.77%) SAP
9 6 (0.66%) IBM
9 6 (0.66%) Optimizely
10 5 (0.55%) EMC
10 5 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.44%) Avaya
11 4 (0.44%) StorageTek
11 4 (0.44%) Veritas