The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 85 61 86
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 5 41 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 3.57% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 7.24% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 1
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
349 566 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.98% 49.26% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 249 320 193
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Glasgow

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 27 (81.82%) Java
2 27 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 26 (78.79%) Physics
4 22 (66.67%) C++
4 22 (66.67%) Finance
5 20 (60.61%) Risk Management
5 20 (60.61%) Grid Computing
5 20 (60.61%) Market Risk
5 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (45.45%) Banking
6 15 (45.45%) Investment Banking
7 13 (39.39%) Financial Institution
7 13 (39.39%) Investment Management
8 9 (27.27%) C#
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) Apache Flex
12 4 (12.12%) C
12 4 (12.12%) HTML
12 4 (12.12%) J2EE
12 4 (12.12%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
12 4 (12.12%) Spring
12 4 (12.12%) Parsley
13 3 (9.09%) VB
13 3 (9.09%) CSS
13 3 (9.09%) XML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (45.45%) Banking
2 15 (45.45%) Investment Banking
3 13 (39.39%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.09%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Java Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Junior
5 7 (21.21%) Junior Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Flash Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Graduate
9 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
10 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Flex
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) Parsley
4 3 (9.09%) NHibernate
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) Robotlegs
4 3 (9.09%) Lucene
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) XSLT
4 3 (9.09%) ActiveX
4 3 (9.09%) Flash
4 3 (9.09%) WPF
4 3 (9.09%) Adobe AIR
4 3 (9.09%) JPA
4 3 (9.09%) Cairngorm
Miscellaneous
1 27 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 26 (78.79%) Physics
3 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (60.61%) Grid Computing
3 20 (60.61%) Market Risk
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Risk Management
2 13 (39.39%) Investment Management
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) OpenUP
6 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) C++
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) C
6 3 (9.09%) VB6
6 3 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle