The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 34 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.64% 4.20% 4.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 13.95% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Mathematics
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.64% 30.07% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 43
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Mathematics
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in St Albans

Mathematics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Velocity
2 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) KVM
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp