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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / West Midlands
Rank 140 75 140
Rank change year-on-year -65 +65  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 72 193 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.55% 3.18% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.60% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 154 59
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,300 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +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 4176 5362 4204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.88% 88.22% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 4322 3507
Median salary £42,500 £43,200 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Birmingham -13 36 £27,500 -21.42% 7
Staffordshire +15 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Warwickshire -27 10 £31,000 -40.95% 4
Coventry +20 4 £32,500 +62.50% 3
Worcestershire -19 3 £30,000 -
Shropshire -2 1 - -
Solihull -17 1 £30,000 -29.61% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £26,000 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 71 (47.97%) Degree
2 65 (43.92%) Computer Science
3 54 (36.49%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (33.78%) Physics
5 46 (31.08%) SQL
6 40 (27.03%) Finance
7 34 (22.97%) C#
7 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
8 33 (22.30%) .NET
9 31 (20.95%) Algorithms
10 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
11 27 (18.24%) MS Excel
12 22 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (13.51%) C++
14 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
15 17 (11.49%) Windows
15 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
16 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET
16 16 (10.81%) Open Source
17 15 (10.14%) Performance Optimisation
17 15 (10.14%) R
18 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
18 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
18 14 (9.46%) Linux
18 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
19 13 (8.78%) C
19 13 (8.78%) HTML
19 13 (8.78%) PhD
20 12 (8.11%) OOP

Mathematics
Top Related 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 (3.38%) IIS
1 5 (3.38%) SAS
1 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (18.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
3 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) Simulink
5 1 (0.68%) Blender
5 1 (0.68%) Maple
5 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.35%) SAP HR-PA
1 2 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) BGP
3 1 (0.68%) OSPF
3 1 (0.68%) SNMP
3 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.11%) Big Data
3 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.03%) GIS
7 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.35%) Power BI
7 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.38%) Clang
5 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.35%) GDB
7 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.68%) JIRA
7 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 40 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Electronics
3 7 (4.73%) Games
4 6 (4.05%) Legal
4 6 (4.05%) Marketing
4 6 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.70%) Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.35%) Law
7 2 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (42.57%) Analyst
2 45 (30.41%) Graduate
3 33 (22.30%) Developer
4 30 (20.27%) Graduate Analyst
5 28 (18.92%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 28 (18.92%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 14 (9.46%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.78%) C# Developer
9 10 (6.76%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Test Analyst
10 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Graduate Software Developer
11 7 (4.73%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (4.05%) Insight Analyst
12 6 (4.05%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.30%) .NET
2 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
4 13 (8.78%) HTML
5 12 (8.11%) CSS
6 11 (7.43%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.76%) Angular 2
7 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET Core
7 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (6.76%) Entity Framework
7 10 (6.76%) jQuery
7 10 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (6.76%) LESS
7 10 (6.76%) Node.js
7 10 (6.76%) Sass
7 10 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.73%) Middleware
9 4 (2.70%) Web Services
10 3 (2.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (2.03%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 65 (43.92%) Computer Science
2 54 (36.49%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (20.95%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.73%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.38%) SystemC
7 4 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.35%) CUDA
10 1 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.68%) EPoS
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Windows
2 14 (9.46%) Linux
3 9 (6.08%) Unix
4 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.03%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
5 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.78%) Physics
2 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 22 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (10.81%) Open Source
6 15 (10.14%) Performance Optimisation
7 12 (8.11%) OOP
8 11 (7.43%) Web Development
9 10 (6.76%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (6.76%) ETL
9 10 (6.76%) MVC
9 10 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (6.76%) SOLID
9 10 (6.76%) TDD
10 9 (6.08%) Analytics
10 9 (6.08%) Multithreading
10 9 (6.08%) Pair Programming
10 9 (6.08%) Statistical Modelling
10 9 (6.08%) Statistics
11 8 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.08%) SQL
2 34 (22.97%) C#
3 20 (13.51%) C++
4 15 (10.14%) R
5 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.78%) C
7 11 (7.43%) Java
8 10 (6.76%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.41%) Go
9 8 (5.41%) Python
10 7 (4.73%) Clojure
10 7 (4.73%) Erlang
10 7 (4.73%) F#
10 7 (4.73%) Haskell
11 5 (3.38%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.03%) COBOL
13 3 (2.03%) Ruby
14 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (47.97%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) PhD
3 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.05%) ISEB
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) CISA
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CISM
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.68%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.70%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.43%) Docker
2 3 (2.03%) Firmware
3 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.35%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) SAP
3 5 (3.38%) Google
3 5 (3.38%) NEC
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle
4 3 (2.03%) Pega
5 2 (1.35%) Aprimo
5 2 (1.35%) LexisNexis
5 2 (1.35%) Mitel
5 2 (1.35%) Spiceworks
5 2 (1.35%) Tableau
6 1 (0.68%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) NetApp
6 1 (0.68%) SIMUL8
6 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.68%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
IT Connections
Salary: to £45000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago
Solihull
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000. - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago