The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 58 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.23% 0.45% 2.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 2.15% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -41.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 93 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.97% 20.95% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 100
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mathematics
Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Luton

Mathematics
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet