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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 67 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 36 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.60% 2.88% 2.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.44% 8.67% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 20
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
484 519 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.95% 33.25% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 278 318 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 59 (71.95%) Degree
2 49 (59.76%) Computer Science
3 45 (54.88%) Software Engineering
4 36 (43.90%) C#
5 34 (41.46%) C++
6 33 (40.24%) Physics
7 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (35.37%) C
8 29 (35.37%) .NET
9 27 (32.93%) Windows
9 27 (32.93%) OOP
10 24 (29.27%) Finance
11 23 (28.05%) OpenGL
12 22 (26.83%) STL
12 22 (26.83%) Qt
13 21 (25.61%) Visual Studio
14 20 (24.39%) Ethernet
14 20 (24.39%) Unit Testing
15 19 (23.17%) SQL
15 19 (23.17%) UNIX
15 19 (23.17%) OO
16 18 (21.95%) Visualisation
16 18 (21.95%) Linear Algebra
17 17 (20.73%) Java
17 17 (20.73%) MFC
17 17 (20.73%) VC++
17 17 (20.73%) Electronics
17 17 (20.73%) TDD
17 17 (20.73%) Subversion
17 17 (20.73%) WPF

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.76%) SAS
2 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.22%) JBoss
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SPSS
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Visual Studio
2 17 (20.73%) Subversion
3 5 (6.10%) Clang
4 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Electronics
3 10 (12.20%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Games
5 4 (4.88%) Billing
6 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.44%) Front Office
7 2 (2.44%) Marketing
8 1 (1.22%) Czech Language
8 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Software Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Graduate
4 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) C++ Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Trainee
7 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Data Manager
9 3 (3.66%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Statistician
9 3 (3.66%) Operations Manager
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) .NET
2 23 (28.05%) OpenGL
3 22 (26.83%) STL
3 22 (26.83%) Qt
4 17 (20.73%) WPF
4 17 (20.73%) MFC
4 17 (20.73%) Direct3D
5 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.10%) Web Services
6 5 (6.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (4.88%) CSS
7 4 (4.88%) HTML
8 2 (2.44%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.44%) REST
8 2 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (2.44%) jQuery
8 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.22%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 49 (59.76%) Computer Science
2 33 (40.24%) Physics
3 18 (21.95%) Visualisation
4 17 (20.73%) CUDA
5 9 (10.98%) Statistics
6 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.54%) Economics
8 5 (6.10%) GIS
9 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.66%) Psychology
11 2 (2.44%) Exotic Derivative
11 2 (2.44%) Derivative
11 2 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (2.44%) Equities
12 1 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
12 1 (1.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Windows
2 19 (23.17%) UNIX
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Android
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) Software Engineering
2 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.93%) OOP
4 20 (24.39%) Unit Testing
5 19 (23.17%) OO
6 18 (21.95%) Linear Algebra
7 17 (20.73%) 3D Visualisation
7 17 (20.73%) TDD
7 17 (20.73%) Software Architecture
7 17 (20.73%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.54%) OOD
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
9 6 (7.32%) Investment Management
10 5 (6.10%) Low Latency
10 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.10%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.10%) MVVM
11 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) C#
2 34 (41.46%) C++
3 29 (35.37%) C
4 19 (23.17%) SQL
5 17 (20.73%) Java
5 17 (20.73%) VC++
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.66%) R
9 2 (2.44%) F#
9 2 (2.44%) Python
9 2 (2.44%) VBA
9 2 (2.44%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) Fortran
10 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (71.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
2 2 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Squid
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.22%) Informatica
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Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
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