The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank - 38 38
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.72% 2.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.74% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £35,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mathematics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37 73 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.74% 26.35% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 61
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Mathematics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate