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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 66 89
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 12 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.37% 2.60% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 3.17% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 10
Median salary £34,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.57%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1009 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.90% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 640 851 862
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 4 £33,250 -7.63% 2
Newport -10 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Caerphilly - 3 £20,000 -
Bridgend +13 1 £42,500 +57.40%
Mathematics
Wales

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 22 (59.46%) Degree
2 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) C++
4 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) Statistics
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
7 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
7 6 (16.22%) ETL
8 5 (13.51%) Linux
8 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.51%) Apache Pig
8 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
8 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
8 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
8 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (10.81%) Tableau
9 4 (10.81%) Change Control
9 4 (10.81%) Analytics
9 4 (10.81%) HDFS
9 4 (10.81%) Big Data
9 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
9 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
9 4 (10.81%) SDLC
9 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence

Mathematics
Top Related 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 5 (13.51%) Apache Pig
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) AdWords
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) QlikView
4 3 (8.11%) Spotfire
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
5 2 (5.41%) HPCC
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) Pentaho
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Graduate
5 4 (10.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (8.11%) Pandas
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.41%) RESTful
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) STL
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.70%) DirectX
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) Qt
4 1 (2.70%) WPF
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.62%) Statistics
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) ETL
5 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) C++
3 4 (10.81%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) R
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) C
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.70%) Fortran
6 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 3 (8.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (8.11%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PhD
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) MISRA
1 2 (5.41%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.70%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) HDFS
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Tableau
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Zend
4 1 (2.70%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.70%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 2 days ago