Period
to 27 September 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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 95 102
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 230 843 910
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.93% 3.26% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 3.60% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 215 684 714
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,550 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

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 7,201 23,439 26,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.64% 90.77% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,862 18,743 21,946
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,025 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +1.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +24 129 £40,000 -3.92% 26
Oxfordshire +5 69 £38,500 -3.75% 12
Berkshire +57 57 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Hampshire -25 43 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Surrey +73 35 £58,750 +23.68% 30
West Sussex +16 16 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Sussex +18 4 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Kent +37 3 £32,250 +9.32% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 154 (66.96%) Degree
2 151 (65.65%) Computer Science
3 108 (46.96%) Software Engineering
4 98 (42.61%) C#
5 93 (40.43%) Python
6 88 (38.26%) .NET
7 80 (34.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 78 (33.91%) SQL
9 70 (30.43%) Windows
10 67 (29.13%) JavaScript
11 64 (27.83%) Physics
12 60 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (26.09%) C++
13 47 (20.43%) Azure
14 46 (20.00%) Algorithms
15 42 (18.26%) Git (software)
16 41 (17.83%) React
17 39 (16.96%) Microsoft
18 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
19 35 (15.22%) R
20 32 (13.91%) C
20 32 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (13.48%) Big Data
22 30 (13.04%) Mentoring
22 30 (13.04%) PhD
22 30 (13.04%) OOD
23 29 (12.61%) HTML
23 29 (12.61%) Linux
23 29 (12.61%) TDD
24 27 (11.74%) AngularJS

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 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.43%) SAS
2 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.87%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.43%) InDesign
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.43%) Azure
2 23 (10.00%) AWS
3 18 (7.83%) Power Platform
4 17 (7.39%) GCP
5 15 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.91%) SaaS
7 4 (1.74%) Azure Machine Learning
7 4 (1.74%) Office 365
8 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (1.30%) npm
8 3 (1.30%) Yarn
9 2 (0.87%) Veeva
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.43%) IaaS
10 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.22%) H.323
2 8 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.04%) Firewall
4 6 (2.61%) DNS
4 6 (2.61%) Skype
5 5 (2.17%) 2G
5 5 (2.17%) 3G
5 5 (2.17%) 4G
6 4 (1.74%) DHCP
7 3 (1.30%) Internet
7 3 (1.30%) VoIP
7 3 (1.30%) VSAN
7 3 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.87%) NAS
8 2 (0.87%) Network Security
8 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.87%) VPN
8 2 (0.87%) WAN
9 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.48%) Big Data
3 23 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.83%) Power BI
5 17 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.48%) Data Lake
10 7 (3.04%) MySQL
11 6 (2.61%) Biml
12 5 (2.17%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (1.74%) HDInsight
13 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.74%) Spatial Data
14 3 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
14 3 (1.30%) Hadoop
14 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.43%) Selenium
3 11 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.04%) Subversion
5 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.30%) JIRA
5 3 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (1.30%) webpack
6 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.43%) GitLab
General
1 17 (7.39%) Electronics
1 17 (7.39%) Finance
2 14 (6.09%) Games
3 7 (3.04%) Norwegian Language
4 5 (2.17%) Military
5 3 (1.30%) Law
5 3 (1.30%) Legal
5 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Police
7 1 (0.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 77 (33.48%) Software Engineer
2 67 (29.13%) Developer
3 41 (17.83%) Software Developer
4 34 (14.78%) Graduate
5 29 (12.61%) C# Software Engineer
5 29 (12.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Development Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
6 15 (6.52%) Software Development Engineer
7 14 (6.09%) Analyst
7 14 (6.09%) Junior
7 14 (6.09%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (5.22%) Architect
8 12 (5.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.78%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (38.26%) .NET
2 41 (17.83%) React
3 29 (12.61%) HTML
4 27 (11.74%) AngularJS
5 24 (10.43%) .NET Core
5 24 (10.43%) WinForms
6 23 (10.00%) OpenGL
7 22 (9.57%) CSS
8 21 (9.13%) Vue.js
9 18 (7.83%) MFC
9 18 (7.83%) WebRTC
10 15 (6.52%) ASP.NET
10 15 (6.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 15 (6.52%) Qt
11 10 (4.35%) WPF
12 9 (3.91%) .NET Framework
12 9 (3.91%) Node.js
13 8 (3.48%) Vulkan
14 6 (2.61%) DirectX
15 5 (2.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 23 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.52%) CUDA
3 15 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.78%) User Experience
6 9 (3.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (3.04%) Mobile Games
7 7 (3.04%) Reinsurance
8 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.74%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.87%) Animation
11 2 (0.87%) ASIC
11 2 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.87%) Photography
11 2 (0.87%) Robotics
11 2 (0.87%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.43%) Windows
2 29 (12.61%) Linux
3 16 (6.96%) Android
4 12 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.91%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.30%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (65.65%) Computer Science
2 108 (46.96%) Software Engineering
3 64 (27.83%) Physics
4 60 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 30 (13.04%) OOD
7 29 (12.61%) TDD
8 27 (11.74%) Analytics
8 27 (11.74%) Test Automation
8 27 (11.74%) Unit Testing
9 26 (11.30%) Multithreading
10 25 (10.87%) OO
11 23 (10.00%) Computer Vision
11 23 (10.00%) Machine Learning
12 22 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (9.13%) Data Science
13 21 (9.13%) Image Processing
14 20 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (8.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (42.61%) C#
2 93 (40.43%) Python
3 78 (33.91%) SQL
4 67 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 60 (26.09%) C++
6 35 (15.22%) R
7 32 (13.91%) C
8 26 (11.30%) MATLAB
9 19 (8.26%) VB.NET
10 17 (7.39%) Java
11 16 (6.96%) T-SQL
12 10 (4.35%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.91%) TypeScript
14 8 (3.48%) Scala
15 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.30%) Delphi
16 3 (1.30%) ES6
17 2 (0.87%) GLSL
17 2 (0.87%) HLSL
17 2 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 154 (66.96%) Degree
2 80 (34.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (13.04%) PhD
4 16 (6.96%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.30%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.30%) VCP6
8 3 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.87%) HNC
9 2 (0.87%) HND
9 2 (0.87%) MCSA
9 2 (0.87%) MCSE
10 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.43%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.04%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.87%) NIST
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (10.87%) Docker
2 9 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.48%) Firmware
4 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.30%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.87%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 26 (11.30%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 39 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.30%) Google
3 9 (3.91%) Tableau
3 9 (3.91%) VMware
4 6 (2.61%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.30%) Apple
5 3 (1.30%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.30%) Cognos
5 3 (1.30%) SAP
6 2 (0.87%) Dell
6 2 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.87%) NVIDIA
6 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.87%) Samsung
6 2 (0.87%) Siebel
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
7 1 (0.43%) EMC
7 1 (0.43%) Facebook
7 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow