The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 61 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 31 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.75% 1.20% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.45% 3.30% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Mathematics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
367 454 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.51% 36.47% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 272 424 330
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +23 19 £40,000 -5.88%
Bedford +28 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics.

1 28 (77.78%) Degree
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
4 14 (38.89%) MS Office
4 14 (38.89%) C
5 12 (33.33%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) .NET
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) C++
8 8 (22.22%) HTML
8 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) jQuery
9 6 (16.67%) HTML5
9 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 6 (16.67%) VB
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (13.89%) MS Access
10 5 (13.89%) FileMaker
10 5 (13.89%) Physics
10 5 (13.89%) Office 365
10 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (11.11%) Line Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MS Access
2 5 (13.89%) FileMaker
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Pricing Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) jQuery
2 6 (16.67%) HTML5
2 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) CSS3
4 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.56%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) WPF
5 2 (5.56%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.56%) Ajax
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) LAMP
5 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 5 (13.89%) Physics
4 3 (8.33%) Statistics
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Economics
6 1 (2.78%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
3 2 (5.56%) Debian
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
1 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.11%) Line Management
2 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 4 (11.11%) Web Development
3 3 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Release Management
4 2 (5.56%) Revenue Management
4 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) VBA
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) MOS
3 2 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) ISA Server
1 3 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.56%) Snort
2 2 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) WSUS
1 3 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) McAfee
3 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix