The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 66 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 27 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.18% 1.63% 3.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.31% 4.80% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 45
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,692 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,125 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
508 458 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.07% 33.90% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 274 280 326
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 33 (67.35%) Degree
2 30 (61.22%) Physics
3 23 (46.94%) Computer Science
4 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 20 (40.82%) C++
6 19 (38.78%) Economics
7 18 (36.73%) C#
7 18 (36.73%) Finance
8 17 (34.69%) SQL
9 16 (32.65%) Business Analysis
10 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.61%) SAS
11 13 (26.53%) Java
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.53%) Banking
12 11 (22.45%) Project Management
12 11 (22.45%) Retail
12 11 (22.45%) Psychology
12 11 (22.45%) R
12 11 (22.45%) Analytics
12 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (20.41%) PhD
14 9 (18.37%) .NET
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
15 8 (16.33%) Operations Research
15 8 (16.33%) Statistics
15 8 (16.33%) Local Government
15 8 (16.33%) OO
16 7 (14.29%) Windows

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 15 (30.61%) SAS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) S-PLUS
2 4 (8.16%) Stata
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) SPSS
4 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 5 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.16%) Big Data
4 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.08%) GIS
7 1 (2.04%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Banking
3 11 (22.45%) Retail
4 8 (16.33%) Local Government
5 6 (12.24%) Games
6 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
7 3 (6.12%) Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (4.08%) Avionics
9 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Graduate
3 10 (20.41%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Junior
4 9 (18.37%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Junior Test Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Test Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Data Scientist
8 4 (8.16%) Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Qualitative Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Quantitative Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (8.16%) D3.js
2 4 (8.16%) STL
3 3 (6.12%) OpenMP
4 2 (4.08%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Physics
2 23 (46.94%) Computer Science
3 19 (38.78%) Economics
4 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (22.45%) Psychology
5 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
6 8 (16.33%) Statistics
7 5 (10.20%) Fixed Income
8 4 (8.16%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (8.16%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk
8 4 (8.16%) Derivative
8 4 (8.16%) Informatics
8 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (4.08%) PACS
9 2 (4.08%) SWIFT
10 1 (2.04%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Android
2 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Business Analysis
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.45%) Analytics
4 11 (22.45%) Project Management
5 8 (16.33%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) Operations Research
6 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) Black-Scholes
8 4 (8.16%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.16%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.16%) Image Processing
8 4 (8.16%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (8.16%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Stress Testing
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) C++
2 18 (36.73%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 13 (26.53%) Java
5 11 (22.45%) R
6 7 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (14.29%) VBA
7 5 (10.20%) C
8 4 (8.16%) Fortran
8 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
8 4 (8.16%) Perl
8 4 (8.16%) Scala
9 3 (6.12%) PHP
9 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) PhD
3 3 (6.12%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Basel II
1 3 (6.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Squid
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Greenplum
2 4 (8.16%) Tableau
2 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago