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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 67 85 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 28 23 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 1.47% 3.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.48% 3.70% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 46
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £34,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
511 622 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.65% 39.74% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 300 388 370
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 August 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 35 (62.50%) Degree
2 31 (55.36%) Physics
3 28 (50.00%) C++
4 27 (48.21%) Computer Science
5 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 22 (39.29%) Finance
6 19 (33.93%) C#
7 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.00%) Python
8 14 (25.00%) PhD
8 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 13 (23.21%) Economics
9 13 (23.21%) Operations Research
9 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (21.43%) Analytics
10 12 (21.43%) Big Data
10 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 11 (19.64%) SAS
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
12 10 (17.86%) .NET
12 10 (17.86%) Project Management
12 10 (17.86%) Retail
13 9 (16.07%) Statistics
13 9 (16.07%) Banking
13 9 (16.07%) GIS
13 9 (16.07%) Java
14 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
14 8 (14.29%) R

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 11 (19.64%) SAS
2 5 (8.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) Stata
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Big Data
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) GIS
4 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.93%) Data Mining
5 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) MS Access
6 2 (3.57%) QlikView
6 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Local Government
5 7 (12.50%) Games
6 4 (7.14%) Marketing
7 2 (3.57%) Avionics
7 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Graduate
3 10 (17.86%) Data Scientist
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Junior
4 9 (16.07%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Development Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Optimisation Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
8 3 (5.36%) Qualitative Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Quantitative Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (8.93%) D3.js
2 5 (8.93%) STL
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) CGI
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (55.36%) Physics
2 27 (48.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (23.21%) Economics
4 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
5 9 (16.07%) Statistics
6 8 (14.29%) Psychology
6 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 6 (10.71%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (8.93%) Informatics
9 3 (5.36%) Derivative
9 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
10 2 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.79%) Equities
11 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (1.79%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Android
2 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (23.21%) Operations Research
5 12 (21.43%) Analytics
6 10 (17.86%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.93%) Data Governance
9 5 (8.93%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (8.93%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (7.14%) API Design
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.36%) OOD
12 2 (3.57%) Black-Scholes
12 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.57%) Image Processing
12 2 (3.57%) Monte Carlo Method
12 2 (3.57%) Stress Testing
12 2 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) C++
2 19 (33.93%) C#
3 14 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (16.07%) Java
5 8 (14.29%) R
6 7 (12.50%) C
6 7 (12.50%) SQL
7 6 (10.71%) Fortran
8 5 (8.93%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.93%) Scala
8 5 (8.93%) VBA
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) F#
10 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (62.50%) Degree
2 14 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Squid
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Tableau
3 5 (8.93%) Greenplum
4 4 (7.14%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Informatica
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