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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 87 110
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 152 204 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.00% 3.46% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.90% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 96 124 127
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +6.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4558 5229 5269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.08% 88.73% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4275 4385
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Bristol +11 86 £40,000 +3.89% 17
Gloucestershire -25 27 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Dorset +31 11 £21,500 -52.22% 3
Devon -9 11 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Wiltshire +24 9 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Somerset -37 4 £47,500 - 3
Cornwall +7 3 £40,000 +110.52% 1
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 201 (59.82%) Java
2 188 (55.95%) Computer Science
3 168 (50.00%) Degree
4 154 (45.83%) C++
5 146 (43.45%) SQL
6 145 (43.15%) OO
7 131 (38.99%) SDLC
8 110 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (29.76%) XML
10 77 (22.92%) C
11 59 (17.56%) Software Engineering
12 57 (16.96%) Security Cleared
13 54 (16.07%) JavaScript
14 52 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
15 51 (15.18%) Finance
16 50 (14.88%) C#
17 44 (13.10%) UML
18 42 (12.50%) Linux
19 39 (11.61%) Management Information System
20 36 (10.71%) Spring
20 36 (10.71%) Python
20 36 (10.71%) ITIL
21 34 (10.12%) OOP
22 33 (9.82%) Analytics
23 32 (9.52%) Scrum
24 31 (9.23%) MODAF
25 30 (8.93%) Physics
26 28 (8.33%) Requirements Management
26 28 (8.33%) SysML
26 28 (8.33%) HTML

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 7 (2.08%) SAS
2 4 (1.19%) Apache
3 3 (0.89%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.60%) JBoss
4 2 (0.60%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (4.46%) MS Office
2 12 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.08%) SPSS
5 4 (1.19%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (0.89%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.89%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.60%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (0.60%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.60%) InDesign
7 2 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.60%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.65%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.19%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (1.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) PABX
3 3 (0.89%) Junos
3 3 (0.89%) Network Security
3 3 (0.89%) Wireless
4 2 (0.60%) Firewall
4 2 (0.60%) LTE
5 1 (0.30%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.30%) HSRP
5 1 (0.30%) IPsec
5 1 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.44%) Hadoop
2 14 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.68%) Big Data
4 8 (2.38%) MySQL
5 7 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.89%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.89%) Redis
9 3 (0.89%) Riak
9 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.60%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 24 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.98%) Subversion
3 9 (2.68%) Selenium
4 7 (2.08%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.08%) JIRA
4 7 (2.08%) JUnit
5 4 (1.19%) Ant
5 4 (1.19%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.19%) Maven
5 4 (1.19%) RStudio
6 3 (0.89%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.89%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.60%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.60%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.60%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.60%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.30%) PyUnit
8 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (15.18%) Finance
2 20 (5.95%) Marketing
3 17 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.76%) Electronics
5 10 (2.98%) Banking
5 10 (2.98%) Games
5 10 (2.98%) Legal
6 9 (2.68%) Military
7 7 (2.08%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.49%) Retail
9 3 (0.89%) Automotive
9 3 (0.89%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 189 (56.25%) Developer
2 108 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 104 (30.95%) Graduate
4 93 (27.68%) Graduate Developer
4 93 (27.68%) Junior
5 92 (27.38%) Graduate Software Developer
6 91 (27.08%) Junior Developer
7 89 (26.49%) Junior Software Developer
8 50 (14.88%) Java Developer
9 28 (8.33%) Software Engineer
10 24 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (6.85%) Analyst
12 22 (6.55%) Consultant
13 18 (5.36%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.57%) Senior Developer
15 10 (2.98%) Research Engineer
16 9 (2.68%) .NET Developer
16 9 (2.68%) Data Analyst
16 9 (2.68%) Programmer
16 9 (2.68%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (29.76%) XML
2 36 (10.71%) Spring
3 28 (8.33%) HTML
4 25 (7.44%) .NET
5 22 (6.55%) CSS
6 19 (5.65%) AngularJS
6 19 (5.65%) Web Services
7 18 (5.36%) Apache Flex
8 17 (5.06%) HTML5
8 17 (5.06%) RESTful
9 16 (4.76%) Node.js
10 15 (4.46%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.17%) J2EE
12 13 (3.87%) ASP.NET
12 13 (3.87%) Spring Integration
13 9 (2.68%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 8 (2.38%) jQuery
15 7 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (1.79%) .NET Framework
16 6 (1.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 188 (55.95%) Computer Science
2 52 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (11.61%) Management Information System
4 21 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.57%) User Experience
6 10 (2.98%) Animation
7 9 (2.68%) Augmented Reality
7 9 (2.68%) HoloLens
7 9 (2.68%) HTC Vive
7 9 (2.68%) Oculus Rift
8 5 (1.49%) Blog
8 5 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.19%) Robotics
10 3 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.89%) W3C
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.50%) Linux
2 23 (6.85%) Windows
3 20 (5.95%) Android
3 20 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.87%) Unix
5 12 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (43.15%) OO
2 131 (38.99%) SDLC
3 110 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (17.56%) Software Engineering
5 44 (13.10%) UML
6 36 (10.71%) ITIL
7 34 (10.12%) OOP
8 33 (9.82%) Analytics
9 32 (9.52%) Scrum
10 31 (9.23%) MODAF
11 30 (8.93%) Physics
12 28 (8.33%) Requirements Management
12 28 (8.33%) SysML
13 24 (7.14%) Statistics
14 22 (6.55%) TOGAF
15 21 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (5.65%) Cryptography
16 19 (5.65%) Test Strategy
17 18 (5.36%) Business Development
17 18 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 201 (59.82%) Java
2 154 (45.83%) C++
3 146 (43.45%) SQL
4 77 (22.92%) C
5 54 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 50 (14.88%) C#
7 36 (10.71%) Python
8 23 (6.85%) R
9 19 (5.65%) MATLAB
10 11 (3.27%) PHP
10 11 (3.27%) Scala
11 9 (2.68%) VBA
12 6 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.79%) Erlang
13 4 (1.19%) Perl
14 3 (0.89%) Elixir
14 3 (0.89%) Fortran
14 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.60%) GLSL
16 1 (0.30%) Lua
Qualifications
1 168 (50.00%) Degree
2 57 (16.96%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.85%) PhD
4 22 (6.55%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.68%) CCNP
7 9 (2.68%) Chartered Engineer
8 8 (2.38%) CISM
8 8 (2.38%) CISSP
9 5 (1.49%) CCNA
9 5 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.49%) Postgraduate
10 4 (1.19%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.89%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.60%) CEH
12 2 (0.60%) EnCE
12 2 (0.60%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.19%) QA
4 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.60%) EnCase
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (3.87%) Oracle
2 11 (3.27%) Cisco
2 11 (3.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.49%) SAP
4 4 (1.19%) Juniper
5 3 (0.89%) HP
5 3 (0.89%) Perforce
5 3 (0.89%) Teradata
5 3 (0.89%) VMware
6 2 (0.60%) Adobe
6 2 (0.60%) Autodesk
6 2 (0.60%) F5
6 2 (0.60%) IBM
6 2 (0.60%) Informatica
6 2 (0.60%) Intel
7 1 (0.30%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.30%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.30%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.30%) Progress
7 1 (0.30%) Splunk
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Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Wessex Water
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
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Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
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Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aviva
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Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
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Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
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Bristol
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360 Resourcing
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360 Resourcing
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