Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wolfram Mathematica
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1156 1184 1247
Rank change year-on-year +28 +63 +53
Permanent jobs citing Mathematica 10 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Applications category 0.069% 0.026% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 18
UK median annual salary £28,750 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.06% +33.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £26,125 £75,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £85,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 - £45,000

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 14,505 15,276 17,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.66% 8.65% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11,257 11,808 14,271
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -2.99%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +45 10 £28,750 -64.06% 1
UK excluding London - 8 £27,500 -
South East - 8 £27,500 -
London +49 2 £40,000 -50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (50.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) PhD
6 2 (20.00%) SAS
6 2 (20.00%) Fortran
6 2 (20.00%) SPSS
6 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (20.00%) Teradata
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (20.00%) Data Science
6 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (20.00%) Decision Science
6 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (20.00%) Physics

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 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Data Science
5 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Decision Science
5 2 (20.00%) Physics
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Fortran
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Teradata