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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 83 62 90
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 18 50 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.51% 3.68% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.18% 10.64% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 46 10
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
431 470 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.04% 34.61% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 289 296 281
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 May 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (72.09%) Degree
2 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
3 26 (60.47%) Physics
4 17 (39.53%) HTML
4 17 (39.53%) C#
4 17 (39.53%) .NET
4 17 (39.53%) MVC
5 16 (37.21%) Finance
6 15 (34.88%) Java
6 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
7 14 (32.56%) Open Source
7 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) TDD
8 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
9 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
9 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (27.91%) Software Architecture
9 12 (27.91%) Spring.NET
9 12 (27.91%) UX Design
9 12 (27.91%) NHibernate
9 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
9 12 (27.91%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
9 12 (27.91%) User Experience
10 11 (25.58%) Risk Management
11 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (20.93%) Investment Management
12 9 (20.93%) Banking

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.33%) JBoss
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Maven
2 5 (11.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Trainee
4 7 (16.28%) Software Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.33%) Designer
7 1 (2.33%) SOA Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
2 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Spring.NET
2 12 (27.91%) NHibernate
2 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
2 12 (27.91%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
3 7 (16.28%) Spring
4 6 (13.95%) J2EE
4 6 (13.95%) Apache Flex
5 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) J2SE
6 4 (9.30%) JMS
7 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 2 (4.65%) Java EE
8 2 (4.65%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
2 26 (60.47%) Physics
3 12 (27.91%) User Experience
4 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.63%) Market Risk
5 5 (11.63%) Grid Computing
6 4 (9.30%) RIA
6 4 (9.30%) Statistics
7 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.33%) Clustering
7 1 (2.33%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) UNIX
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 14 (32.56%) Open Source
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) TDD
3 12 (27.91%) Scrum
3 12 (27.91%) Software Architecture
3 12 (27.91%) UX Design
3 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
4 11 (25.58%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.93%) Investment Management
6 5 (11.63%) MVVM
6 5 (11.63%) Low Latency
7 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) C
5 5 (11.63%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) R
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle