Mathematics affects everything we do in our lives. It forms the basis for many other subjects and is fascinating in its own right. Having an understanding of maths is essential in almost all jobs, from plumbing and oil drilling to pharmacy and computer game design.
Studying maths also helps you gain lots of transferable skills which are used in any job, from problem solving, data handline and communication skills.
Have a look at what kind of careers that involve maths.
The Royal Statistical Society has information about the many careers in statistics and job profiles from actuaries to environmental statisticians.
The website plus.maths.org has a collection of case studies for you to look at of people who use maths in their job as Visual Effects Director, Science Communicator, Military Air Traffic Controller, Audio Software Analyst or Games Developer!