The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 70 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 14 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.17% 2.24% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 6
Median salary £37,250 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.16% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.57%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 792 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.92% 93.29% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 425 644 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Bedfordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 6 £30,500 +17.30%
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £44,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £30,000 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
4 9 (29.03%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) Java
6 7 (22.58%) C++
6 7 (22.58%) VB
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
7 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (19.35%) REST
7 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
7 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
7 6 (19.35%) Business Development
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) VBA
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.13%) PhD
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Physics
9 4 (12.90%) Web Development
9 4 (12.90%) Regression Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Python
9 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (12.90%) MS Access
9 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MS Access
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (6.45%) Spatial Data
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Commercial Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Research Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) HTML5
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) MFC
2 3 (9.68%) OpenGL
2 3 (9.68%) STL
3 2 (6.45%) Java EE
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
3 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 6 (19.35%) Business Development
3 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
3 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Physics
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.90%) Regression Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (6.45%) Computer Vision
7 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.45%) Deep Learning
7 2 (6.45%) Image Processing
7 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.45%) Neural Network
7 2 (6.45%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) C++
2 7 (22.58%) VB
3 6 (19.35%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) VBA
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau