Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 99 112
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 40 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.95% 2.12% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.38% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 37
Wales median annual salary £29,750 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -13.85% +10.17%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,750 £20,950
90th Percentile £41,250 £53,750 £52,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1848 2309 2352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.01% 88.98% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1973 1977
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Wales

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Wales

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Wales

Mathematics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South Wales -2 23 £40,000 +42.86% 1
West Wales - 5 £37,500 -
North Wales - 2 £28,250 -
Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 23 (57.50%) Degree
3 20 (50.00%) SDLC
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 17 (42.50%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) Physics
6 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
7 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
7 13 (32.50%) C++
7 13 (32.50%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) CSS
8 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
9 10 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
9 10 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Web Development
9 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.00%) Financial Institution
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) UML

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (15.00%) Advertising
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Automotive
5 2 (5.00%) French Language
5 2 (5.00%) German Language
5 2 (5.00%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Graduate
3 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
8 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 3 (7.50%) Desktop Team Leader
8 3 (7.50%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) CSS
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) WCF
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.50%) STL
5 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) iSeries
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) SDLC
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Physics
2 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 13 (32.50%) OO
3 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
4 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 10 (25.00%) OOP
4 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (25.00%) UML
4 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (25.00%) Web Development
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Data Security
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) C++
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) C
7 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 10 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) VMware