Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 111 111
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 268 304 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.47% 2.95% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.21% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 206 207 222
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,520 £21,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,875 9,456 9,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.11% 91.63% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,132 7,775 8,217
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the South West

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the South West

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the South West over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the South West

Mathematics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Bristol -28 104 £31,250 -16.67% 35
Somerset +58 40 £42,500 -10.53% 13
Gloucestershire -4 30 £42,500 +60.38% 8
Dorset -27 26 £33,000 +53.49% 3
Devon +1 22 £46,500 +61.48% 12
Wiltshire -22 20 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cornwall -3 19 £20,500 -48.75% 4
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 153 (57.09%) Degree
2 134 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 95 (35.45%) C++
4 77 (28.73%) Java
5 69 (25.75%) Software Engineering
6 65 (24.25%) Python
7 64 (23.88%) Linux
8 61 (22.76%) SQL
9 57 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (20.90%) Physics
11 53 (19.78%) C
12 51 (19.03%) SQL Server
13 47 (17.54%) JavaScript
14 46 (17.16%) .NET
15 44 (16.42%) C#
16 40 (14.93%) Microsoft
17 39 (14.55%) Unit Testing
18 37 (13.81%) Problem-Solving
19 36 (13.43%) OO
20 35 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (12.31%) Algorithms
21 33 (12.31%) Numerate Degree
22 30 (11.19%) Project Management
22 30 (11.19%) Finance
23 28 (10.45%) Security Cleared
24 27 (10.07%) Git (software)
24 27 (10.07%) Oracle
25 26 (9.70%) CSS
25 26 (9.70%) Relational Database
26 25 (9.33%) Machine Learning

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (4.10%) Moodle
2 9 (3.36%) SAS
3 5 (1.87%) CMS
3 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
3 5 (1.87%) WordPress
4 4 (1.49%) Confluence
4 4 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.75%) Apache
5 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.75%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.75%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.37%) JBoss
6 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.49%) SPSS
4 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.37%) Simulink
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS Modeler
4 1 (0.37%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.36%) Office 365
3 6 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.24%) SaaS
4 5 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.75%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) AdWords
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.36%) Wireless
2 6 (2.24%) Firewall
2 6 (2.24%) VPN
3 5 (1.87%) HTTP
3 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.49%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.49%) FTP
4 4 (1.49%) IPsec
4 4 (1.49%) NAS
4 4 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (1.49%) SAN
5 2 (0.75%) Network Security
5 2 (0.75%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) LAN
6 1 (0.37%) PABX
6 1 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 23 (8.58%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.58%) RDBMS
4 18 (6.72%) MySQL
5 10 (3.73%) Power BI
6 8 (2.99%) Big Data
7 7 (2.61%) QlikView
8 4 (1.49%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.49%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (1.49%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.49%) MS Access
8 4 (1.49%) Riak
9 3 (1.12%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.12%) Redis
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (10.07%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.85%) JIRA
3 13 (4.85%) Subversion
4 11 (4.10%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.36%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.99%) Maven
7 7 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.24%) Gerrit
8 6 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.87%) GCC
10 4 (1.49%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.49%) Selenium
11 3 (1.12%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.75%) git-flow
12 2 (0.75%) JMeter
12 2 (0.75%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 30 (11.19%) Finance
2 20 (7.46%) Games
2 20 (7.46%) Marketing
3 17 (6.34%) Electronics
4 15 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.10%) Cantonese Language
5 11 (4.10%) Mandarin Language
5 11 (4.10%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.73%) Advertising
6 10 (3.73%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.61%) Automotive
8 6 (2.24%) Back Office
8 6 (2.24%) Front Office
8 6 (2.24%) Law
9 5 (1.87%) Billing
10 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Military
11 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (29.10%) Developer
2 53 (19.78%) Graduate
3 49 (18.28%) Software Developer
3 49 (18.28%) Software Engineer
4 35 (13.06%) Graduate Developer
5 34 (12.69%) Graduate Software Developer
6 31 (11.57%) Analyst
7 23 (8.58%) C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (7.46%) Consultant
9 19 (7.09%) Java Developer
9 19 (7.09%) Junior
9 19 (7.09%) Trainee
10 16 (5.97%) Graduate J2EE Developer
10 16 (5.97%) Graduate Java Developer
10 16 (5.97%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
10 16 (5.97%) J2EE Developer
10 16 (5.97%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (5.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.85%) Junior Developer
12 12 (4.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.16%) .NET
2 26 (9.70%) CSS
3 24 (8.96%) HTML
3 24 (8.96%) J2EE
4 22 (8.21%) XML
5 13 (4.85%) AngularJS
6 12 (4.48%) jQuery
7 11 (4.10%) RESTful
8 10 (3.73%) Django
8 10 (3.73%) Web Services
9 6 (2.24%) HTML5
9 6 (2.24%) MFC
9 6 (2.24%) OpenGL
10 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.87%) Redux
10 5 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (1.49%) Qt
11 4 (1.49%) STL
12 3 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 134 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 35 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (12.31%) Algorithms
4 18 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.48%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.61%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (2.24%) Cybercrime
7 6 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.24%) VLE
8 5 (1.87%) Acoustics
8 5 (1.87%) Fintech
8 5 (1.87%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.49%) CCTV
9 4 (1.49%) Clustering
9 4 (1.49%) Robotics
10 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.12%) NHS
10 3 (1.12%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.88%) Linux
2 19 (7.09%) Windows
3 18 (6.72%) Unix
4 14 (5.22%) Android
4 14 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.75%) Software Engineering
2 57 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (20.90%) Physics
4 39 (14.55%) Unit Testing
5 37 (13.81%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (13.43%) OO
7 30 (11.19%) Project Management
8 25 (9.33%) Machine Learning
8 25 (9.33%) SDLC
9 24 (8.96%) Scrum
9 24 (8.96%) TDD
10 23 (8.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 23 (8.58%) Data Modelling
11 21 (7.84%) Analytics
12 20 (7.46%) Web Development
13 19 (7.09%) Visualisation
14 18 (6.72%) Data Science
14 18 (6.72%) OOP
14 18 (6.72%) Statistics
15 17 (6.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (35.45%) C++
2 77 (28.73%) Java
3 65 (24.25%) Python
4 61 (22.76%) SQL
5 53 (19.78%) C
6 47 (17.54%) JavaScript
7 44 (16.42%) C#
8 23 (8.58%) PHP
9 16 (5.97%) MATLAB
10 12 (4.48%) Erlang
11 10 (3.73%) R
12 7 (2.61%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.24%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.87%) Fortran
14 5 (1.87%) Ruby
14 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.12%) Perl
16 3 (1.12%) VBA
17 2 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (57.09%) Degree
2 33 (12.31%) Numerate Degree
3 28 (10.45%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.09%) DBS Check
4 19 (7.09%) DV Cleared
5 18 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (4.85%) PhD
7 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.49%) MCSA
8 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.49%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.75%) CISM
9 2 (0.75%) CISSP
10 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.24%) ECSS
2 4 (1.49%) SLA
3 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.12%) QA
4 2 (0.75%) GCP
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) RMADS
5 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (4.10%) Docker
2 7 (2.61%) Firmware
3 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Ansible
1 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.49%) Puppet
1 4 (1.49%) Terraform
2 2 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.75%) Mesos
2 2 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.07%) Oracle
3 13 (4.85%) Google
4 11 (4.10%) Tableau
5 7 (2.61%) SAP
6 6 (2.24%) Capita
6 6 (2.24%) Verint
7 5 (1.87%) Ubiquiti
7 5 (1.87%) VMware
8 4 (1.49%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.12%) IBM
10 2 (0.75%) New Relic
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix
11 1 (0.37%) hybris
11 1 (0.37%) Intel
11 1 (0.37%) Logi
11 1 (0.37%) Logi Analytics
11 1 (0.37%) MathWorks