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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 106 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 5 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 1.85% 2.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 4.95% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 21
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
579 404 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.23% 37.27% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 299 263 268
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Degree
2 24 (68.57%) Physics
2 24 (68.57%) Computer Science
3 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) C#
4 17 (48.57%) .NET
5 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) TDD
5 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
6 13 (37.14%) Open Source
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (34.29%) HTML
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
7 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (34.29%) Spring.NET
7 12 (34.29%) UX Design
7 12 (34.29%) Software Architecture
7 12 (34.29%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
7 12 (34.29%) NHibernate
7 12 (34.29%) User Experience
7 12 (34.29%) Presales
7 12 (34.29%) SOLID
8 8 (22.86%) Python
9 7 (20.00%) C++
10 6 (17.14%) Finance

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Clang
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.86%) GDB
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Senior Technologist
1 12 (34.29%) Technologist
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) C# Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C++ Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior C++ Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
3 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (34.29%) Castle Windsor
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) NHibernate
3 12 (34.29%) Spring.NET
4 4 (11.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (8.57%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
6 2 (5.71%) Java EE
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) OpenMP
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (5.71%) XSLT
7 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) Computer Science
1 24 (68.57%) Physics
2 12 (34.29%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Statistics
4 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
4 4 (11.43%) Mobile Games
5 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
2 14 (40.00%) TDD
3 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
3 13 (37.14%) Open Source
4 12 (34.29%) MVC
4 12 (34.29%) Presales
4 12 (34.29%) Software Architecture
4 12 (34.29%) SOLID
4 12 (34.29%) UX Design
5 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Game Development
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Development
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Python
5 7 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (8.57%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) VBA
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Basel II
1 4 (11.43%) Solvency II
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Informatica