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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
UK
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 702 585 687
Rank change year-on-year -117 +102 -47
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 582 342 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 1.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 260 234 194
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,875 £24,825
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,438
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £95,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% +6.67%

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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41,234 19,569 19,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.70% 20.87% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17,151 12,637 14,596
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,749 £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 £73,286 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Numerate Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in the UK

Numerate Degree
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Numerate Degree.

Salary trend for Numerate Degree in the UK

Numerate Degree
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Numerate Degree over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in the UK

Numerate Degree
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -125 486 £60,000 +9.09% 40
Work from Home -116 256 £52,500 +5.00% 12
UK excluding London -120 251 £45,000 -14.29% 29
London -164 239 £67,500 +12.50% 14
South East -78 75 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North of England -131 44 £49,436 -10.12% 2
East of England -69 41 £44,466 -25.89% 5
South West +8 39 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Midlands -25 36 £62,500 +28.21% 4
Yorkshire -114 23 £50,875 -7.50% 1
East Midlands -22 21 £60,000 +26.32% 2
North West -65 17 £55,000 +100.00% 1
West Midlands -33 15 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland -58 12 - - 3
North East - 4 £48,872 -
Wales -39 3 £58,611 +6.57%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 573 (98.45%) Degree
2 500 (85.91%) Mathematics
3 284 (48.80%) Computer Science
4 244 (41.92%) Statistics
5 236 (40.55%) Python
6 234 (40.21%) Analytics
7 219 (37.63%) Social Skills
8 218 (37.46%) SQL
9 167 (28.69%) Data Science
10 154 (26.46%) Analytical Skills
11 145 (24.91%) AWS
12 140 (24.05%) Machine Learning
13 131 (22.51%) R
14 121 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
15 111 (19.07%) Agile
16 110 (18.90%) Finance
17 109 (18.73%) Physics
18 102 (17.53%) Java
19 101 (17.35%) Data Modelling
19 101 (17.35%) Data Analysis
20 99 (17.01%) SAS
21 93 (15.98%) Power Platform
22 91 (15.64%) Microservices
23 90 (15.46%) Fintech
24 87 (14.95%) Power BI
25 85 (14.60%) Statistical Modelling
26 82 (14.09%) Software Engineering
27 80 (13.75%) Google
27 80 (13.75%) Algorithms
28 78 (13.40%) Problem-Solving

Numerate Degree
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 99 (17.01%) SAS
2 28 (4.81%) Apache
3 16 (2.75%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.23%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (1.37%) CMS
6 5 (0.86%) Jetty
6 5 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.34%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.17%) Openfire
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.44%) Stata
3 17 (2.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.58%) SPSS
5 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.86%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.17%) iTrent
3 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 145 (24.91%) AWS
2 93 (15.98%) Power Platform
3 76 (13.06%) Azure
3 76 (13.06%) Serverless
4 65 (11.17%) AWS Lambda
5 57 (9.79%) Amazon S3
6 56 (9.62%) GCP
7 49 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
8 48 (8.25%) GitHub
9 38 (6.53%) Amazon SQS
9 38 (6.53%) CloudFront
9 38 (6.53%) GitHub Actions
10 32 (5.50%) Amazon Cognito
11 14 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (2.41%) npm
11 14 (2.41%) SaaS
12 12 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (2.06%) iPaaS
13 11 (1.89%) Google Play
13 11 (1.89%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.58%) SMS
2 7 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (0.34%) Network Security
3 2 (0.34%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.34%) Wireless
4 1 (0.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.95%) Power BI
2 53 (9.11%) BigQuery
3 52 (8.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 47 (8.08%) Tableau
5 45 (7.73%) Amazon RDS
6 39 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (5.67%) MySQL
9 28 (4.81%) Data Lake
10 25 (4.30%) NoSQL
11 23 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (3.26%) Big Data
13 18 (3.09%) Data Mining
13 18 (3.09%) Hadoop
14 16 (2.75%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.75%) SQL Server
15 13 (2.23%) Relational Database
16 12 (2.06%) Amazon QuickSight
16 12 (2.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (10.82%) Jenkins
2 38 (6.53%) Cypress.io
3 30 (5.15%) Visual Studio Code
4 18 (3.09%) Eclipse
5 9 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.03%) JUnit
7 5 (0.86%) IntelliJ
7 5 (0.86%) Maven
8 4 (0.69%) GitLab
9 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.34%) JIRA
9 2 (0.34%) Postman
9 2 (0.34%) Selenium
9 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.17%) CMake
10 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 219 (37.63%) Social Skills
2 154 (26.46%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (18.90%) Finance
4 71 (12.20%) Marketing
5 65 (11.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 63 (10.82%) Banking
7 37 (6.36%) Legal
8 34 (5.84%) Retail
9 23 (3.95%) Social Science
10 22 (3.78%) Presentation Skills
11 18 (3.09%) Telecoms
12 16 (2.75%) Games
13 14 (2.41%) Electronics
14 13 (2.23%) French Language
14 13 (2.23%) Portuguese Language
14 13 (2.23%) Public Sector
14 13 (2.23%) Spanish Language
15 11 (1.89%) Advertising
15 11 (1.89%) Influencing Skills
16 10 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (20.27%) Developer
2 86 (14.78%) Analyst
3 80 (13.75%) Programmer
4 65 (11.17%) Software Engineer
5 61 (10.48%) Statistical Programmer
6 54 (9.28%) Data Analyst
7 53 (9.11%) Graduate
8 42 (7.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (6.19%) Backend Developer
9 36 (6.19%) Data Scientist
10 33 (5.67%) Data Engineer
11 30 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (4.98%) Data Manager
13 24 (4.12%) Java Developer
13 24 (4.12%) Senior Manager
14 23 (3.95%) .NET Software Engineer
15 21 (3.61%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
16 19 (3.26%) Full Stack Developer
17 18 (3.09%) Java Engineer
17 18 (3.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.00%) React
1 64 (11.00%) REST
2 54 (9.28%) .NET
2 54 (9.28%) AngularJS
2 54 (9.28%) Spring
3 48 (8.25%) HTML
4 47 (8.08%) Node.js
4 47 (8.08%) Spring Boot
5 39 (6.70%) Redux
6 38 (6.53%) HTML5
6 38 (6.53%) Jest
7 35 (6.01%) jQuery
8 27 (4.64%) .NET Framework
8 27 (4.64%) CSS
9 24 (4.12%) Hibernate
10 23 (3.95%) TensorFlow
11 22 (3.78%) Web Services
12 21 (3.61%) JSON
12 21 (3.61%) Serverless Framework
13 19 (3.26%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.75%) Algorithms
2 61 (10.48%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (5.84%) Cloud Native
3 34 (5.84%) Data Structures
4 33 (5.67%) Mobile App
5 31 (5.33%) User Experience
6 29 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (4.98%) Life Science
7 22 (3.78%) Renewable Energy
8 21 (3.61%) Virtual Team
9 19 (3.26%) Biotechnology
10 16 (2.75%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.06%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.55%) Derivative
12 9 (1.55%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.55%) IoT
12 9 (1.55%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.37%) Blog
14 7 (1.20%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.20%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.41%) Linux
2 12 (2.06%) Android
3 11 (1.89%) Windows
4 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
4 5 (0.86%) Unix
5 1 (0.17%) Debian
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (85.91%) Mathematics
2 284 (48.80%) Computer Science
3 244 (41.92%) Statistics
4 234 (40.21%) Analytics
5 167 (28.69%) Data Science
6 140 (24.05%) Machine Learning
7 121 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (19.07%) Agile
9 109 (18.73%) Physics
10 101 (17.35%) Data Analysis
10 101 (17.35%) Data Modelling
11 91 (15.64%) Microservices
12 90 (15.46%) Fintech
13 85 (14.60%) Statistical Modelling
14 82 (14.09%) Software Engineering
15 78 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
16 74 (12.71%) Decision-Making
17 64 (11.00%) DevOps
17 64 (11.00%) Mentoring
18 60 (10.31%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 236 (40.55%) Python
2 218 (37.46%) SQL
3 131 (22.51%) R
4 102 (17.53%) Java
5 70 (12.03%) JavaScript
6 66 (11.34%) C#
7 59 (10.14%) TypeScript
8 41 (7.04%) C++
9 37 (6.36%) PowerShell
10 32 (5.50%) Scala
11 31 (5.33%) MATLAB
12 25 (4.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 14 (2.41%) Kotlin
14 12 (2.06%) ES6
14 12 (2.06%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.55%) C
16 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.69%) Bash
16 4 (0.69%) SAS Macro
16 4 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 573 (98.45%) Degree
2 46 (7.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (7.22%) Master's Degree
4 25 (4.30%) PhD
5 17 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.06%) AWS Certification
8 9 (1.55%) MBA
9 4 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.52%) ACCA
11 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.17%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.17%) CISSP
12 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.17%) HNC
12 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.08%) CDISC
2 26 (4.47%) Good Clinical Practice
3 15 (2.58%) GDPR
4 11 (1.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 9 (1.55%) Actionable Recommendations
6 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.52%) QA
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.17%) NCSC
8 1 (0.17%) NIST
8 1 (0.17%) PMO
8 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (7.73%) Docker
2 9 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) etcd
3 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (5.50%) Kubernetes
2 26 (4.47%) Terraform
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (13.75%) Google
2 42 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.64%) Oracle
4 17 (2.92%) Facebook
5 11 (1.89%) Apple
5 11 (1.89%) YouTube
6 9 (1.55%) VMware
7 7 (1.20%) Cognizant
8 6 (1.03%) SAP
9 5 (0.86%) Adobe
9 5 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (0.86%) Omniture
10 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.52%) Dataiku
11 3 (0.52%) QinetiQ
12 2 (0.34%) ANSYS
12 2 (0.34%) Automation Anywhere
12 2 (0.34%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.34%) UiPath
13 1 (0.17%) Atlassian