The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 17 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 12.86% 1.54% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 3.03% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,747
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,349
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,145
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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 Dundee region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 51.43% 50.77% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 37
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,974 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,995 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Dundee

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) C++
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
1 9 (56.25%) Algorithms
2 8 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Games
3 7 (43.75%) C
4 6 (37.50%) Android
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (18.75%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Game Development
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (12.50%) Android Development
8 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Kanban
8 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 2 (12.50%) Degree

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
1 2 (12.50%) OpenGL
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Algorithms
2 8 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Game Development
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) C++
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) C
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
5 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (6.25%) Lua
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree