The 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 52 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 10 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.84% 0.99% 1.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.99% 2.70% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Average salary £32,250 £24,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% +21.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,701 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +0.53%
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 Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 185 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.70% 36.56% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 115 132
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) PhD
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
3 5 (35.71%) Physics
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) B2B
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Graduate
2 5 (35.71%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Trainee
4 1 (7.14%) Training Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) QA