Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 89 115
Rank change year-on-year +21 +26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 23 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.09% 1.66% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.95% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 11
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,500 £33,875 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.92% +61.31% -34.38%
10th Percentile £17,375 £19,250 £15,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,500 £27,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,250 £40,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year -14.38% +48.15% -16.92%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 949 1181 1417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.27% 85.03% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 798 965 1250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Sheffield +12 19 £29,500 +5.36%
Doncaster - 3 £50,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £28,000 -
Mathematics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) R
2 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (34.78%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) Statistics
5 6 (26.09%) Applied Mathematics
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 5 (21.74%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
6 5 (21.74%) Fintech
6 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) CIMA
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) SAS
7 4 (17.39%) MS Access
7 4 (17.39%) ACCA
7 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
7 4 (17.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (17.39%) Big Data

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (17.39%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) SPSS
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) MS Access
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) Gradle
2 3 (13.04%) IntelliJ
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Data Scientist
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Junior
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Finance Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Graduate
2 4 (17.39%) Junior Business Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Data Scientist
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
1 3 (13.04%) JMS
1 3 (13.04%) JPA
1 3 (13.04%) JSON
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
1 3 (13.04%) RESTful
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
1 3 (13.04%) Spring Boot
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
3 5 (21.74%) Fintech
4 3 (13.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Applied Mathematics
3 6 (26.09%) Statistics
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) R
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (17.39%) ACCA
3 4 (17.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter