Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 86 109
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 23 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.60% 2.51% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.79% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 35
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £28,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -16.42% +13.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,750 £20,550
90th Percentile £44,700 £53,750 £54,250
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -13.85% +10.17%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1268 1970 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.36% 90.08% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1761 1781
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,779
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.96% +5.08%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in South Wales

Mathematics
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in South Wales.

Salary trend for Mathematics in South Wales

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in South Wales

Mathematics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Caerphilly +4 10 £40,000 +100.00%
Newport +6 8 £26,000 +15.56%
Cardiff +11 5 £39,000 +8.33%
Mathematics
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
3 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
4 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
4 10 (43.48%) SDLC
4 10 (43.48%) Contingency Planning
4 10 (43.48%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (43.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Financial Institution
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) UML
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Advertising
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) IBM
9 4 (17.39%) iSeries
10 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
10 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.04%) Skype
10 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
10 3 (13.04%) Data Security
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) VMware
10 3 (13.04%) Retail
10 3 (13.04%) Asset Management

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Financial Institution
3 6 (26.09%) Advertising
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (4.35%) Pandas
2 1 (4.35%) STL
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iSeries
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Contingency Planning
2 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (43.48%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
2 10 (43.48%) UML
2 10 (43.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
3 3 (13.04%) Data Security
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Physics
5 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) R
3 2 (8.70%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau