Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Applied Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1095 1147 1220
Rank change year-on-year +52 +73 +69
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 87 78 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.046% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 63 57 58
UK median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -19.15% -18.97%
10th Percentile £38,227 £32,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

Applied 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Applied Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Applied Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +17 69 £67,500 +42.11% 5
UK excluding London +64 44 £52,500 - 1
London -15 43 £75,000 +66.67% 4
Scotland -1 18 £53,750 +37.82%
North of England 0 13 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +44 8 £70,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire +21 8 £51,250 -2.38% 1
North West - 5 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £39,991 -
Midlands +32 2 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands +5 2 £42,500 +13.33%

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 87 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 66 (75.86%) Python
3 58 (66.67%) Degree
4 47 (54.02%) Statistics
5 44 (50.57%) Computer Science
6 42 (48.28%) Machine Learning
7 40 (45.98%) R
8 35 (40.23%) Algorithms
9 32 (36.78%) C++
10 28 (32.18%) Apache Spark
10 28 (32.18%) NumPy
11 27 (31.03%) Analytics
12 25 (28.74%) Linux
13 24 (27.59%) Physics
14 23 (26.44%) SQL
15 22 (25.29%) Statistical Analysis
16 21 (24.14%) C
17 20 (22.99%) C#
18 19 (21.84%) OO
18 19 (21.84%) Big Data
19 18 (20.69%) Predictive Modelling
19 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
19 18 (20.69%) Multithreading
20 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (19.54%) SciPy
21 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
21 16 (18.39%) Java
22 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
22 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
23 14 (16.09%) Pandas

Applied Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 28 (32.18%) Apache Spark
2 11 (12.64%) SAS
3 4 (4.60%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.45%) SPSS
4 1 (1.15%) CPLEX
4 1 (1.15%) Doxygen
4 1 (1.15%) LaTeX
4 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.60%) iTunes
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Big Data
2 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
3 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.79%) Apache Hive
4 12 (13.79%) Data Mining
4 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (12.64%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.05%) Text Mining
7 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.60%) BigQuery
8 4 (4.60%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (4.60%) GIS
9 3 (3.45%) HBase
9 3 (3.45%) Impala
10 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.30%) DocumentDB
10 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.15%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.45%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (2.30%) CANoe
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.94%) Marketing
2 10 (11.49%) Games
3 8 (9.20%) Finance
4 4 (4.60%) Front Office
4 4 (4.60%) Law
5 3 (3.45%) Automotive
5 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Data Scientist
2 23 (26.44%) Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Python Developer
4 9 (10.34%) Senior Data Scientist
5 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 4 (4.60%) Junior
7 4 (4.60%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Research Scientist
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Junior Python Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Automotive Software Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Qualitative Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Quantitative Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Technical Director
9 2 (2.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) NumPy
2 17 (19.54%) SciPy
3 14 (16.09%) Pandas
4 12 (13.79%) Django
5 8 (9.20%) scikit-learn
6 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.05%) MLlib
6 7 (8.05%) TensorFlow
7 6 (6.90%) Flask
7 6 (6.90%) OpenGL
7 6 (6.90%) Theano
7 6 (6.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (5.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (4.60%) SQLAlchemy
10 3 (3.45%) D3.js
10 3 (3.45%) Flash
10 3 (3.45%) Swing
10 3 (3.45%) SWT
10 3 (3.45%) WebGL
11 2 (2.30%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 44 (50.57%) Computer Science
2 35 (40.23%) Algorithms
3 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.75%) Fintech
6 4 (4.60%) Blog
6 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.60%) iPad
6 4 (4.60%) iPhone
6 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.60%) PlayStation
7 3 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.45%) Xbox
8 2 (2.30%) HoloLens
9 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Android
2 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 47 (54.02%) Statistics
3 42 (48.28%) Machine Learning
4 27 (31.03%) Analytics
5 24 (27.59%) Physics
6 22 (25.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 19 (21.84%) OO
8 18 (20.69%) Multithreading
8 18 (20.69%) Predictive Modelling
8 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.09%) Deep Learning
11 13 (14.94%) Bayesian Methods
11 13 (14.94%) ETL
11 13 (14.94%) Operations Research
12 12 (13.79%) Computer Vision
12 12 (13.79%) Visualisation
13 11 (12.64%) OOP
14 10 (11.49%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (11.49%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (75.86%) Python
2 40 (45.98%) R
3 32 (36.78%) C++
4 23 (26.44%) SQL
5 21 (24.14%) C
6 20 (22.99%) C#
7 16 (18.39%) Java
8 9 (10.34%) MATLAB
9 6 (6.90%) Scala
10 4 (4.60%) ActionScript
10 4 (4.60%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (4.60%) Embedded C
10 4 (4.60%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.45%) Ruby
11 3 (3.45%) VB
12 2 (2.30%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.30%) GLSL
12 2 (2.30%) HLSL
13 1 (1.15%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 58 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (16.09%) PhD
3 12 (13.79%) Master's Degree
4 10 (11.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.75%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (4.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.15%) ANSYS
3 1 (1.15%) Google
3 1 (1.15%) Informatica
3 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.15%) Tableau