Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 92 53
Rank change year-on-year +26 -39 +78
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 190 138 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.15% 3.23% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 3.58% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 175 142 201
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,980 3,850 4,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 86.98% 90.19% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,269 3,236 3,489
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +18 65 £60,000 +26.32% 3
St Albans -9 42 £52,500 -4.55%
Watford +14 21 £32,500 - 6
Welwyn Garden City -33 12 £52,500 +2.44% 1
Bishop's Stortford +1 8 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Stevenage - 8 £45,000 - 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 7 £55,000 +139.13% 1
Hertford +8 6 £22,500 -59.09% 1
Borehamwood +5 3 £32,500 - 1
Broxbourne +2 3 £22,500 -19.64%
Potters Bar - 2 £65,000 -
Hitchin +9 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £12,000 -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 118 (62.11%) Degree
2 109 (57.37%) Computer Science
3 73 (38.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 71 (37.37%) Java
5 65 (34.21%) C#
6 60 (31.58%) Physics
7 56 (29.47%) .NET
8 52 (27.37%) JavaScript
9 51 (26.84%) SQL
10 50 (26.32%) CSS
11 49 (25.79%) Python
11 49 (25.79%) HTML
12 45 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (21.58%) Software Engineering
14 40 (21.05%) OO
15 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (19.47%) SDLC
16 37 (19.47%) Mobile App
17 34 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (17.37%) Algorithms
19 29 (15.26%) Greenfield Project
20 26 (13.68%) DevOps
21 25 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
21 25 (13.16%) Redis
22 24 (12.63%) AngularJS
23 23 (12.11%) E-Commerce
24 22 (11.58%) PhD
24 22 (11.58%) MATLAB
24 22 (11.58%) C++
24 22 (11.58%) Retail

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 14 (7.37%) OpenStack
2 13 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.21%) CMS
3 8 (4.21%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.68%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.16%) Drupal
6 3 (1.58%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (2.63%) Google App Engine
3 5 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.58%) SaaS
5 2 (1.05%) GitHub
6 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.53%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.63%) 3GPP
2 5 (2.63%) LTE
2 5 (2.63%) UMTS
2 5 (2.63%) WCDMA
2 5 (2.63%) Wireless
3 3 (1.58%) NAS
4 2 (1.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (1.05%) BGP
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.05%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) Junos
4 2 (1.05%) MPLS
4 2 (1.05%) OSPF
4 2 (1.05%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.16%) Redis
2 9 (4.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.68%) Data Mining
3 7 (3.68%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.58%) Big Data
6 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.53%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) MS Access
7 1 (0.53%) Power BI
7 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (11.05%) Selenium
2 10 (5.26%) WebDriver
3 8 (4.21%) Grunt
3 8 (4.21%) LabVIEW
4 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.11%) JBehave
5 4 (2.11%) JIRA
5 4 (2.11%) JUnit
6 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.53%) Appium
7 1 (0.53%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (11.58%) Retail
2 21 (11.05%) Finance
3 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.16%) Electronics
4 6 (3.16%) Marketing
5 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (51.58%) Developer
2 34 (17.89%) .NET Developer
3 30 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 26 (13.68%) Analyst
5 22 (11.58%) Graduate
6 20 (10.53%) Junior
7 15 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 14 (7.37%) Lead Java Developer
8 14 (7.37%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.84%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.79%) Android Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
13 9 (4.74%) QA Analyst
14 8 (4.21%) MATLAB Engineer
14 8 (4.21%) Process Engineer
15 7 (3.68%) Data Scientist
15 7 (3.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 6 (3.16%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (29.47%) .NET
2 50 (26.32%) CSS
3 49 (25.79%) HTML
4 25 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
5 24 (12.63%) AngularJS
6 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET
6 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (6.84%) DirectX
7 13 (6.84%) OpenGL
8 10 (5.26%) CSS3
8 10 (5.26%) HTML5
9 8 (4.21%) Sass
9 8 (4.21%) SignalR
9 8 (4.21%) Web Services
10 7 (3.68%) jQuery
11 6 (3.16%) Node.js
11 6 (3.16%) Pandas
11 6 (3.16%) React
11 6 (3.16%) scikit-learn
11 6 (3.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 109 (57.37%) Computer Science
2 37 (19.47%) Mobile App
3 34 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (17.37%) Algorithms
5 29 (15.26%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (10.00%) Robotics
7 13 (6.84%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.68%) Data Structures
9 6 (3.16%) User Experience
10 3 (1.58%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.05%) FMCG
11 2 (1.05%) PMI
11 2 (1.05%) Replication
12 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.53%) ASIC
12 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.42%) Unix
2 15 (7.89%) Android
3 14 (7.37%) Linux
4 12 (6.32%) CoreOS
4 12 (6.32%) Debian
5 9 (4.74%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.68%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.58%) Physics
2 45 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (21.58%) Software Engineering
4 40 (21.05%) OO
5 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (19.47%) SDLC
7 26 (13.68%) DevOps
8 23 (12.11%) E-Commerce
9 21 (11.05%) Machine Learning
9 21 (11.05%) Web Development
10 18 (9.47%) Data Analysis
11 17 (8.95%) Data Science
12 16 (8.42%) Prototyping
13 15 (7.89%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.37%) MVC
14 14 (7.37%) Signal Processing
15 12 (6.32%) Open Source
15 12 (6.32%) Test Strategy
16 11 (5.79%) Android Development
17 9 (4.74%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.37%) Java
2 65 (34.21%) C#
3 52 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 51 (26.84%) SQL
5 49 (25.79%) Python
6 22 (11.58%) C++
6 22 (11.58%) MATLAB
7 18 (9.47%) TypeScript
8 12 (6.32%) R
9 10 (5.26%) C
10 8 (4.21%) Scala
11 6 (3.16%) GLSL
11 6 (3.16%) PHP
12 3 (1.58%) Java 8
12 3 (1.58%) Java 9
12 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.05%) F#
13 2 (1.05%) Haskell
13 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (62.11%) Degree
2 73 (38.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (11.58%) PhD
4 14 (7.37%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.05%) CCIE
5 2 (1.05%) CCNP
5 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.47%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) GCP
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.95%) Docker
2 14 (7.37%) Ceph
3 4 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.37%) Kubernetes
1 14 (7.37%) Puppet
2 12 (6.32%) Consul
2 12 (6.32%) Graphite
3 2 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (3.68%) IBM
1 7 (3.68%) NetApp
2 6 (3.16%) Google
3 4 (2.11%) VMware
4 3 (1.58%) Oracle
5 2 (1.05%) Aruba
5 2 (1.05%) Cisco
5 2 (1.05%) Foundry
5 2 (1.05%) Juniper
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.05%) Talend
6 1 (0.53%) Tableau