Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 577 654 616
Rank change year-on-year +77 -38 +15
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 130 482 657
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.48% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131 420 503
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,650 £24,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +45.83% +2.86% -

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 10,980 32,638 39,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.05% 23.46% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8,051 23,687 29,196
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

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 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in the UK

Numerate Degree
Top 14 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 22 September 2020. 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 +166 124 £55,000 +32.53% 32
London +177 66 £65,000 +18.18% 14
UK excluding London +76 65 £52,500 +45.83% 21
North of England +204 28 £55,000 +80.33% 1
Yorkshire +151 22 £55,000 +96.43%
South East +104 17 £46,000 +46.03% 6
Work from Home +36 16 £53,750 -2.27% 4
South West +121 10 £35,000 -8.34% 3
North West +125 6 £55,500 +83.47% 1
Midlands +136 4 £52,500 +81.03% 2
West Midlands +91 4 £52,500 +81.03% 2
Wales +47 4 £45,000 +100.00% 1
East of England +101 1 - - 6
Scotland +3 1 £33,500 -12.99% 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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.

1 129 (99.23%) Degree
2 121 (93.08%) Mathematics
3 77 (59.23%) Python
4 72 (55.38%) SQL
5 61 (46.92%) C#
6 56 (43.08%) Java
7 52 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 50 (38.46%) Computer Science
9 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
10 35 (26.92%) Statistics
10 35 (26.92%) Big Data
11 34 (26.15%) .NET
11 34 (26.15%) Analytics
12 29 (22.31%) Machine Learning
12 29 (22.31%) NoSQL
12 29 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (22.31%) Algorithms
13 28 (21.54%) AWS
13 28 (21.54%) Physics
14 27 (20.77%) Finance
14 27 (20.77%) Data Science
15 25 (19.23%) MongoDB
16 21 (16.15%) OO
17 20 (15.38%) R
17 20 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
18 19 (14.62%) Node.js
18 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (13.85%) Data Mining
20 17 (13.08%) Artificial Intelligence

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 12 (9.23%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.54%) Confluence
2 2 (1.54%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.54%) Jupyter
2 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.54%) EViews
3 2 (1.54%) Stata
4 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.54%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.54%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.54%) AWS
2 14 (10.77%) Power Platform
3 5 (3.85%) SaaS
4 4 (3.08%) Azure
5 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) HTTP
1 2 (1.54%) Internet
1 2 (1.54%) SMTP
1 2 (1.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.92%) Big Data
2 29 (22.31%) NoSQL
3 25 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 18 (13.85%) Data Mining
5 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 14 (10.77%) Power BI
7 11 (8.46%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (5.38%) Blockchain
11 3 (2.31%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.31%) MySQL
12 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.77%) KDB
13 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.31%) JIRA
4 3 (2.31%) Subversion
5 2 (1.54%) GCC
6 1 (0.77%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.77%) GitLab
6 1 (0.77%) JUnit
6 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.77%) Protractor
6 1 (0.77%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.77%) Selenium
6 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Marketing
3 5 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Front Office
5 3 (2.31%) Games
5 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.54%) Advertising
6 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.54%) Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Electronics
6 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.77%) Back Office
7 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (30.77%) Developer
2 32 (24.62%) Software Engineer
3 19 (14.62%) Analyst
4 17 (13.08%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.31%) Data Scientist
6 15 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 14 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.23%) Software Developer
9 11 (8.46%) Graduate
10 8 (6.15%) Data Analyst
10 8 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Blockchain Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (5.38%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (5.38%) F# Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.62%) Algorithm Engineer
12 6 (4.62%) JavaScript Engineer
12 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.15%) .NET
2 19 (14.62%) Node.js
3 14 (10.77%) HTML
4 11 (8.46%) CSS
4 11 (8.46%) Web Services
5 10 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 10 (7.69%) RESTful
6 7 (5.38%) Akka.NET
7 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.62%) React
8 5 (3.85%) .NET Core
8 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.85%) Kafka
8 5 (3.85%) TensorFlow
8 5 (3.85%) WCF
9 4 (3.08%) HTML5
9 4 (3.08%) JSON
9 4 (3.08%) scikit-learn
9 4 (3.08%) Spring
9 4 (3.08%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.31%) Algorithms
1 29 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.38%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (3.08%) Derivative
3 4 (3.08%) Equities
3 4 (3.08%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (2.31%) FMCG
4 3 (2.31%) Industry 4.0
4 3 (2.31%) Life Science
4 3 (2.31%) Robotics
4 3 (2.31%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.54%) CMDB
5 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.15%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Linux
3 1 (0.77%) Android
3 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (93.08%) Mathematics
2 52 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 50 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 35 (26.92%) Statistics
5 34 (26.15%) Analytics
6 29 (22.31%) Machine Learning
7 28 (21.54%) Physics
8 27 (20.77%) Data Science
9 21 (16.15%) OO
10 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (13.08%) Artificial Intelligence
13 14 (10.77%) Coaching
13 14 (10.77%) Visualisation
14 13 (10.00%) Data Engineering
15 11 (8.46%) MVC
15 11 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (7.69%) Data Analytics
16 10 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
16 10 (7.69%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.23%) Python
2 72 (55.38%) SQL
3 61 (46.92%) C#
4 56 (43.08%) Java
5 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
6 20 (15.38%) R
7 11 (8.46%) C++
8 7 (5.38%) F#
9 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.31%) C
11 3 (2.31%) VBA
12 2 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (1.54%) Perl
12 2 (1.54%) PHP
12 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.54%) Rust
13 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.77%) Go
13 1 (0.77%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 129 (99.23%) Degree
2 20 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.15%) PhD
4 6 (4.62%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.54%) GAMP
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.38%) Istio
3 2 (1.54%) Kibana
4 1 (0.77%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Tableau
2 13 (10.00%) Oracle
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) Apple
5 2 (1.54%) Google
5 2 (1.54%) Perforce
5 2 (1.54%) SIMUL8
5 2 (1.54%) VMware
6 1 (0.77%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.77%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.77%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow