Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 960 783 1074
Rank change year-on-year -177 +291 +32
Permanent jobs citing Applied Mathematics 40 19 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.030% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 26
10th Percentile " " £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -6.12% +6.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £74,000 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -25.93% +22.73% +4.76%

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 105,933 63,073 132,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.76% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 72,165 51,056 105,945
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Applied Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Applied Mathematics.

Salary trend for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Applied Mathematics over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Applied Mathematics in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 13 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 1 August 2021. 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 -157 39 £60,000 -2.04% 4
London -118 24 £75,000 +11.11% 2
UK excluding London -129 16 £50,000 -25.93% 2
South East -84 5 £50,000 -25.93% 1
South West - 5 £50,000 -
Work from Home -247 3 £52,500 +5.00%
North of England -64 2 £44,250 -31.92%
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands -78 1 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Midlands -89 1 £65,000 +52.94% 1
North West - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
Scotland - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Applied 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 with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 40 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 29 (72.50%) Computer Science
3 26 (65.00%) Python
4 21 (52.50%) Machine Learning
5 19 (47.50%) Data Science
6 18 (45.00%) Statistics
7 17 (42.50%) Degree
8 16 (40.00%) Finance
9 14 (35.00%) Algorithms
9 14 (35.00%) Data Engineering
10 12 (30.00%) Marketing
10 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (27.50%) Node.js
11 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
11 11 (27.50%) React
11 11 (27.50%) Full Stack Development
12 10 (25.00%) Social Skills
12 10 (25.00%) Clean Code
12 10 (25.00%) SQL
12 10 (25.00%) Physics
12 10 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (25.00%) Analytics
12 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
13 9 (22.50%) Tableau
13 9 (22.50%) Data Mining
13 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (20.00%) B2B
14 8 (20.00%) ERP
14 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (20.00%) French Language

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 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 5 (12.50%) Power Platform
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon Cognito
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.50%) AWS
3 3 (7.50%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Data Mining
1 9 (22.50%) Tableau
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.50%) Power BI
4 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon QuickSight
6 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) GitLab
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 10 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 8 (20.00%) French Language
4 8 (20.00%) German Language
4 8 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 8 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 7 (17.50%) Electronics
6 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (10.00%) Public Sector
6 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (7.50%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (2.50%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Data Scientist
2 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 3 (7.50%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) React Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Research Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Actuary
5 1 (2.50%) Associate Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Vision Scientist
5 1 (2.50%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Node.js
1 11 (27.50%) React
2 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (20.00%) REST
3 6 (15.00%) NumPy
4 5 (12.50%) scikit-learn
4 5 (12.50%) SciPy
5 4 (10.00%) Pandas
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) Express
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) LESS
6 3 (7.50%) Material-UI
6 3 (7.50%) Matplotlib
6 3 (7.50%) Redux
6 3 (7.50%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Sass
6 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (20.00%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 29 (72.50%) Computer Science
3 21 (52.50%) Machine Learning
4 19 (47.50%) Data Science
5 18 (45.00%) Statistics
6 14 (35.00%) Data Engineering
7 11 (27.50%) Full Stack Development
8 10 (25.00%) Analytics
8 10 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (25.00%) Clean Code
8 10 (25.00%) Physics
8 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (20.00%) B2B
10 8 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (20.00%) DevOps
10 8 (20.00%) Emotional Intelligence
10 8 (20.00%) ERP
10 8 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (17.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) R
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (7.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) ES6
7 3 (7.50%) Scala
7 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.00%) C++
8 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (10.00%) PhD
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Informatica
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
1 4 (10.00%) Teradata