Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mathematica skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematica over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wolfram Mathematica
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1056 1163 1195
Rank change year-on-year +107 +32 +52
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.056% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
UK median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -55.10% +2.08%
10th Percentile £37,875 £25,875 £42,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £30,000 £81,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £27,500 -
% change year-on-year +118.18% - -

Mathematica is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,131 14,327 15,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.11% 8.71% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,778 11,126 11,872
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,625 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +3.03%

Mathematica
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematica in the UK

Mathematica
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mathematica in the UK

Mathematica
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematica over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Mathematica in the UK

Mathematica
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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 +118 12 £50,000 +81.82%
London - 12 £50,000 -
UK excluding London +77 1 £60,000 +118.18%
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) MATLAB
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 12 (85.71%) C++
4 10 (71.43%) C#
4 10 (71.43%) .NET
5 9 (64.29%) MFC
5 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
5 9 (64.29%) OOP
5 9 (64.29%) OO
5 9 (64.29%) OOD
5 9 (64.29%) 3D Graphics
5 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (64.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (64.29%) Robotics
5 9 (64.29%) Image Processing
5 9 (64.29%) CUDA
5 9 (64.29%) DICOM
5 9 (64.29%) OpenCL
5 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
5 9 (64.29%) Computer Vision
5 9 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (64.29%) Cython
6 5 (35.71%) R
7 3 (21.43%) SPSS
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) SAS
7 3 (21.43%) PhD
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Mathematica
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 (21.43%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Research Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Decision Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) MFC
2 9 (64.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
1 9 (64.29%) CUDA
1 9 (64.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (64.29%) Robotics
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Vision
2 9 (64.29%) Image Processing
2 9 (64.29%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) OOD
2 9 (64.29%) OOP
2 9 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Decision Science
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematical Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) MATLAB
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) C++
3 10 (71.43%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) Cython
5 5 (35.71%) R
6 3 (21.43%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) F#
7 1 (7.14%) Fortran
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) DICOM
2 1 (7.14%) QA