Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 61 77
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 18 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.86% 2.98% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.35% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 26
Watford median annual salary £32,500 £27,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.27% -4.39% +40.74%
10th Percentile £29,225 £21,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £56,250 £31,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -16.67%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 924 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.55% 88.85% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 679 790 749
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Watford

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (77.78%) Physics
2 14 (77.78%) Signal Processing
2 14 (77.78%) Machine Learning
2 14 (77.78%) Algorithms
2 14 (77.78%) Data Acquisition
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) MATLAB
2 14 (77.78%) LabVIEW
2 14 (77.78%) PhD
2 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 14 (77.78%) Data Analysis
3 12 (66.67%) Finite Element Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) MCSA
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) MATLAB Engineer
1 14 (77.78%) Process Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Graduate
3 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Java Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (77.78%) Algorithms
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Data Acquisition
1 14 (77.78%) Data Analysis
1 14 (77.78%) Machine Learning
1 14 (77.78%) Physics
1 14 (77.78%) Signal Processing
2 12 (66.67%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C++
1 14 (77.78%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) PhD
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) VMware