The 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 35 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 19 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.85% 0.64% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.67% 1.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 1
Average salary £44,500 £21,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.90% -58.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Mathematics
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
139 153 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.46% 32.62% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 120 130 99
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,350 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Luton

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 28 (73.68%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (50.00%) C
2 19 (50.00%) C++
2 19 (50.00%) MS Office
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
4 15 (39.47%) C#
4 15 (39.47%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) VB
5 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (23.68%) SDLC
8 7 (18.42%) jQuery
8 7 (18.42%) HTML5
8 7 (18.42%) CSS3
8 7 (18.42%) Office 365
9 5 (13.16%) Windows 8

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) C++ Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Support Technician
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (13.16%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Technician
3 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.42%) jQuery
4 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 7 (18.42%) CSS3
5 3 (7.89%) MFC
5 3 (7.89%) XML
5 3 (7.89%) Middleware
5 3 (7.89%) Ajax
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.89%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.53%) Android
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
4 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
2 9 (23.68%) SDLC
3 5 (13.16%) Line Management
3 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
3 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.16%) UML
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.89%) Image Processing
5 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) Release Management
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C++
1 19 (50.00%) C
2 16 (42.11%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) VB
5 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Degree
2 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix