Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 568 543 595
Rank change year-on-year -25 +52 -58
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 93 334 331
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.19% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 1.51% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 99 301 242
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.91% -13.13%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £64,500
UK median annual salary £48,625 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.75% - +17.65%

Numerate Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11,020 22,147 23,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 23.00% 27.16% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7,961 15,712 18,025
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,898
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Numerate Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in the UK excluding London

Numerate Degree
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Numerate Degree in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Numerate Degree in the UK excluding London

Numerate Degree
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Numerate Degree in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in the UK excluding London

Numerate Degree
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Numerate Degree within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
South East +42 48 £45,500 +51.67% 2
South West +86 15 £40,750 +6.71% 1
Midlands +74 14 £43,000 +42.15% 1
West Midlands +73 12 £43,000 +53.57%
Scotland -19 5 £25,000 -18.03%
North of England +99 4 £21,500 -49.41%
Northern Ireland - 4 £40,000 -
North West +67 3 £23,250 -49.73%
East Midlands +56 2 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Wales - 2 £58,750 -
Yorkshire +89 1 £21,500 -35.34%
East of England +43 1 - - 1
Numerate Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing Numerate Degree 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 93 (100.00%) Degree
2 85 (91.40%) Mathematics
3 47 (50.54%) Python
4 40 (43.01%) Problem-Solving
5 38 (40.86%) SQL
6 30 (32.26%) Software Engineering
7 28 (30.11%) Algorithms
8 25 (26.88%) Statistics
9 23 (24.73%) Analytics
10 22 (23.66%) Physics
10 22 (23.66%) Data Science
11 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
11 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
12 19 (20.43%) C++
12 19 (20.43%) Java
12 19 (20.43%) Machine Learning
13 17 (18.28%) C
13 17 (18.28%) C#
13 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (16.13%) OO
15 14 (15.05%) R
15 14 (15.05%) Big Data
16 13 (13.98%) Finance
17 12 (12.90%) Wireless
17 12 (12.90%) Electronics
17 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
17 12 (12.90%) Spring
17 12 (12.90%) TDD
17 12 (12.90%) PHP
17 12 (12.90%) Firmware

Numerate Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.38%) Jupyter
2 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.08%) Gentran
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.45%) Chatbot
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) SAP CRM
1 5 (5.38%) SAP ERP
1 5 (5.38%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Power Platform
2 5 (5.38%) AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.38%) Office 365
3 4 (4.30%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.15%) GCP
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.08%) Azure
5 1 (1.08%) ServiceMax
5 1 (1.08%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Bluetooth
1 12 (12.90%) Wireless
2 7 (7.53%) Internet
3 5 (5.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.15%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) Big Data
2 11 (11.83%) Power BI
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.45%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.08%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Electronics
2 12 (12.90%) Marketing
3 6 (6.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.15%) Military
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) Graduate
4 13 (13.98%) Data Scientist
5 12 (12.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Junior
6 10 (10.75%) Data Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Junior Embedded Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Graduate Software Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Mobile UI Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) UI Developer
10 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) JSON
1 12 (12.90%) Spring
2 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
2 11 (11.83%) HTML
3 9 (9.68%) .NET
4 6 (6.45%) .NET Core
4 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.45%) CSS
4 6 (6.45%) Flutter
5 5 (5.38%) Spring Boot
5 5 (5.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.15%) DirectX
6 2 (2.15%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.15%) Pandas
7 1 (1.08%) EDI
7 1 (1.08%) EDIFACT
7 1 (1.08%) Web Services
7 1 (1.08%) WinForms
7 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Algorithms
2 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (8.60%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.45%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
5 6 (6.45%) Internet of Things
5 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.15%) Acoustics
7 2 (2.15%) CMDB
7 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Tandem
8 1 (1.08%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Android
2 6 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
3 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (91.40%) Mathematics
2 40 (43.01%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (32.26%) Software Engineering
4 25 (26.88%) Statistics
5 23 (24.73%) Analytics
6 22 (23.66%) Data Science
6 22 (23.66%) Physics
7 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
8 19 (20.43%) Machine Learning
9 15 (16.13%) OO
10 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 12 (12.90%) Power Management
10 12 (12.90%) TDD
11 11 (11.83%) Economics
11 11 (11.83%) MVC
11 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
12 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.75%) Data Analytics
13 9 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (9.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) Python
2 38 (40.86%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.43%) C++
4 19 (20.43%) Java
5 17 (18.28%) C
5 17 (18.28%) C#
6 14 (15.05%) R
7 12 (12.90%) PHP
8 6 (6.45%) Dart
8 6 (6.45%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.38%) VBA
10 4 (4.30%) Ruby
11 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.23%) Go
12 2 (2.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.08%) HLSL
13 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) Firmware
2 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.38%) SAP
2 5 (5.38%) VMware
3 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.30%) Tableau
4 3 (3.23%) Marketo
5 2 (2.15%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) SIMUL8
6 1 (1.08%) Cognos
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow