The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 140 103
Rank change year-on-year +6 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 100 107 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.93% 1.76% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.98% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 96 81 105
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +32 47 £34,000 +41.66% 3
Birmingham +6 23 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Staffordshire +16 10 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Warwickshire -32 5 £48,500 -17.44% 4
Solihull - 5 £55,000 - 2
Halesowen - 3 £26,500 -
Worcestershire 0 2 £30,000 -27.27%
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 101 (57.06%) Degree
2 84 (47.46%) Computer Science
3 73 (41.24%) Physics
4 45 (25.42%) Finance
4 45 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (24.29%) C++
6 37 (20.90%) C#
6 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (20.90%) Software Engineering
7 36 (20.34%) SQL
7 36 (20.34%) Algorithms
8 32 (18.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 32 (18.08%) SQL Server
8 32 (18.08%) PhD
9 31 (17.51%) .NET
10 27 (15.25%) Test Automation
11 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
11 24 (13.56%) Git (software)
12 23 (12.99%) Linux
13 22 (12.43%) Electronics
14 21 (11.86%) OO
14 21 (11.86%) Windows
15 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (10.73%) MATLAB
16 18 (10.17%) Unit Testing
17 17 (9.60%) Manual Testing
18 16 (9.04%) Signal Processing
18 16 (9.04%) Regression Testing
18 16 (9.04%) Python
18 16 (9.04%) Computer Vision

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (2.82%) IIS
1 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.69%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
2 3 (1.69%) JBoss
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.69%) WildFly
3 2 (1.13%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.13%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.95%) Maple
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.39%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) BGP
3 3 (1.69%) OSPF
3 3 (1.69%) SNMP
3 3 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) Big Data
3 10 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.52%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.95%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.95%) Power BI
6 6 (3.39%) MySQL
6 6 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.82%) GIS
8 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.69%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.69%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.13%) QGIS
9 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.65%) Clang
3 7 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.95%) LabVIEW
3 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.26%) JIRA
5 3 (1.69%) Hudson
5 3 (1.69%) JBehave
5 3 (1.69%) JUnit
5 3 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (25.42%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Electronics
3 10 (5.65%) Banking
4 9 (5.08%) Games
5 8 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (4.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 60 (33.90%) Analyst
2 59 (33.33%) Developer
3 52 (29.38%) Graduate
4 26 (14.69%) Graduate Analyst
5 25 (14.12%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 25 (14.12%) Technical Analyst
6 19 (10.73%) C# Developer
6 19 (10.73%) Software Developer
7 18 (10.17%) Tester
8 16 (9.04%) Graduate Developer
8 16 (9.04%) Test Analyst
9 14 (7.91%) Systems Tester
10 13 (7.34%) Automation Tester
11 9 (5.08%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Research Scientist
12 8 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.52%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Computer Science Graduate
13 7 (3.95%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.51%) .NET
2 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.52%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.39%) CSS
4 6 (3.39%) HTML
5 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.82%) jQuery
5 5 (2.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (2.82%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.26%) LINQ
6 4 (2.26%) Yocto
7 3 (1.69%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.69%) Java EE
7 3 (1.69%) JMS
7 3 (1.69%) Middleware
7 3 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.69%) RESTful
7 3 (1.69%) Spring
7 3 (1.69%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 84 (47.46%) Computer Science
2 45 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (20.34%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.65%) SystemC
5 9 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.26%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.26%) EPoS
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.13%) iPad
9 2 (1.13%) PMI
10 1 (0.56%) Animation
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.99%) Linux
2 21 (11.86%) Windows
3 6 (3.39%) Unix
4 4 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.69%) Android
5 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.24%) Physics
2 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.90%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.25%) Test Automation
4 21 (11.86%) OO
5 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (10.17%) Unit Testing
7 17 (9.60%) Manual Testing
8 16 (9.04%) Computer Vision
8 16 (9.04%) Regression Testing
8 16 (9.04%) Signal Processing
9 14 (7.91%) Open Source
10 12 (6.78%) Machine Learning
10 12 (6.78%) OOP
10 12 (6.78%) Scrum
11 11 (6.21%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (6.21%) SDLC
12 10 (5.65%) ETL
12 10 (5.65%) Performance Optimisation
12 10 (5.65%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.29%) C++
2 37 (20.90%) C#
3 36 (20.34%) SQL
4 19 (10.73%) MATLAB
5 16 (9.04%) Python
6 15 (8.47%) Java
7 10 (5.65%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.39%) C
8 6 (3.39%) F#
9 4 (2.26%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.26%) PHP
9 4 (2.26%) R
10 3 (1.69%) Clojure
10 3 (1.69%) COBOL
10 3 (1.69%) Erlang
10 3 (1.69%) Haskell
10 3 (1.69%) Scala
11 2 (1.13%) Go
12 1 (0.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (57.06%) Degree
2 32 (18.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 32 (18.08%) PhD
3 15 (8.47%) Numerate Degree
4 11 (6.21%) ISEB
5 4 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.69%) CCNA
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CISA
8 1 (0.56%) CISM
8 1 (0.56%) CISSP
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) Firmware
2 3 (1.69%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Vendors
1 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.34%) Oracle
3 7 (3.95%) Tableau
4 5 (2.82%) NEC
4 5 (2.82%) SAP
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco
5 3 (1.69%) Google
5 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.13%) SIMUL8
7 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe
7 1 (0.56%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) VMware
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 4 day working week
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Accreditations, bonus, gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42 - £48 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22467 - £38250 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago