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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 72 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 22 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.86% 1.83% 3.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.39% 4.99% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 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 £29,077 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,375 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.59%
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
501 521 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.35% 36.64% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 239 324 351
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 1 July 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (64.71%) Degree
2 31 (60.78%) Physics
3 24 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 20 (39.22%) Finance
4 20 (39.22%) C#
4 20 (39.22%) C++
4 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
5 19 (37.25%) Economics
6 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (31.37%) SAS
6 16 (31.37%) Analytics
7 15 (29.41%) SQL
7 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 14 (27.45%) PhD
8 14 (27.45%) Business Analysis
9 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
10 12 (23.53%) Java
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (23.53%) Statistics
10 12 (23.53%) R
11 11 (21.57%) Banking
11 11 (21.57%) Retail
11 11 (21.57%) Project Management
12 10 (19.61%) .NET
12 10 (19.61%) Psychology
12 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (17.65%) Algorithms
13 9 (17.65%) VBA
13 9 (17.65%) OO
13 9 (17.65%) Python

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 16 (31.37%) SAS
2 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) Stata
3 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) S-PLUS
4 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) Big Data
2 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
3 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.92%) GIS
5 2 (3.92%) MS Access
5 2 (3.92%) QlikView
5 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Banking
2 11 (21.57%) Retail
3 8 (15.69%) Local Government
4 7 (13.73%) Games
5 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.84%) Marketing
6 2 (3.92%) Avionics
6 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.96%) Front Office
7 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Graduate
3 10 (19.61%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Junior
4 9 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Junior Test Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Data Scientist
7 5 (9.80%) Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Qualitative Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Quantitative Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Development Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Optimisation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) D3.js
3 3 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (5.88%) STL
4 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
4 2 (3.92%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (60.78%) Physics
2 24 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 19 (37.25%) Economics
4 12 (23.53%) Statistics
5 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (19.61%) Psychology
6 9 (17.65%) Algorithms
7 7 (13.73%) Visualisation
8 6 (11.76%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (9.80%) Derivative
9 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
9 5 (9.80%) Informatics
10 4 (7.84%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (7.84%) Credit Risk
11 2 (3.92%) SWIFT
12 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (1.96%) Equities
12 1 (1.96%) GPGPU
12 1 (1.96%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (1.96%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Android
3 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Analytics
3 14 (27.45%) Business Analysis
4 11 (21.57%) Project Management
5 9 (17.65%) OO
6 8 (15.69%) Operations Research
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Data Governance
7 5 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (9.80%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (7.84%) API Design
8 4 (7.84%) Black-Scholes
8 4 (7.84%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (7.84%) Presales
8 4 (7.84%) SDLC
8 4 (7.84%) Stress Testing
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Validation
9 3 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) C#
1 20 (39.22%) C++
2 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Java
3 12 (23.53%) R
4 9 (17.65%) Python
4 9 (17.65%) VBA
5 6 (11.76%) MATLAB
6 5 (9.80%) C
6 5 (9.80%) Fortran
6 5 (9.80%) Scala
7 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Degree
2 14 (27.45%) PhD
3 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Squid
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Tableau
3 5 (9.80%) Greenplum
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Informatica
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