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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 65 84 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 27 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.39% 1.60% 3.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.22% 3.90% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 50
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -0.66%
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
434 641 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.44% 40.96% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 289 359 407
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 October 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (57.14%) C++
3 25 (51.02%) Computer Science
4 23 (46.94%) Physics
5 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
6 18 (36.73%) C#
7 17 (34.69%) Finance
8 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.53%) Python
10 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
11 10 (20.41%) Big Data
11 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
11 10 (20.41%) PhD
11 10 (20.41%) Operations Research
12 9 (18.37%) C
12 9 (18.37%) Java
12 9 (18.37%) .NET
12 9 (18.37%) GIS
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
13 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
13 8 (16.33%) Analytics
14 7 (14.29%) Economics
14 7 (14.29%) Statistics
14 7 (14.29%) SAS
14 7 (14.29%) Project Management
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 6 (12.24%) SQL
15 6 (12.24%) Games
15 6 (12.24%) Fortran

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 7 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) Stata
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Big Data
2 9 (18.37%) GIS
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.08%) MS Access
6 2 (4.08%) QlikView
6 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) PowerBuilder
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Games
3 5 (10.20%) Local Government
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Data Scientist
4 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Graduate
5 5 (10.20%) Development Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Graduate Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Junior
5 5 (10.20%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Junior Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Optimisation Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Data Scientist
8 2 (4.08%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.08%) CAD Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (6.12%) D3.js
2 3 (6.12%) STL
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) DirectX
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) CGI
4 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.04%) Flash
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Computer Science
2 23 (46.94%) Physics
3 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
3 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.29%) Economics
4 7 (14.29%) Statistics
5 6 (12.24%) Applied Mathematics
5 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
6 5 (10.20%) Psychology
7 3 (6.12%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (6.12%) Informatics
8 1 (2.04%) Derivative
8 1 (2.04%) Equities
8 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.04%) GPGPU
8 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.04%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Operations Research
4 8 (16.33%) Analytics
4 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.16%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.12%) Linear Algebra
8 3 (6.12%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (4.08%) API Design
9 2 (4.08%) CAD
9 2 (4.08%) CAE
9 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) OOD
9 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Risk Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C++
2 18 (36.73%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) C
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 6 (12.24%) Fortran
5 6 (12.24%) SQL
6 4 (8.16%) R
7 3 (6.12%) MATLAB
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) Scala
7 3 (6.12%) VBA
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.04%) F#
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Tableau
3 3 (6.12%) Greenplum
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
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