The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 69 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 1.13% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 4.35% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £22,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -50.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.80% 26.06% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 193 77 53
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mathematics
Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Watford

Mathematics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) PhD
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Graduate
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft