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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 75 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 32 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.29% 2.50% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.12% 7.91% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 1
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% +52.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
394 354 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.14% 31.55% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 233 213 135
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (97.56%) Degree
2 74 (90.24%) Java
3 72 (87.80%) Physics
4 70 (85.37%) Finance
5 69 (84.15%) C++
5 69 (84.15%) Computer Science
6 63 (76.83%) Market Risk
6 63 (76.83%) Risk Management
6 63 (76.83%) Grid Computing
7 49 (59.76%) Banking
8 45 (54.88%) Investment Banking
8 45 (54.88%) Financial Institution
8 45 (54.88%) Investment Management
9 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.76%) C#
11 7 (8.54%) C
11 7 (8.54%) HTML
11 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
12 6 (7.32%) Spring
13 5 (6.10%) Apache Flex
13 5 (6.10%) CSS
14 4 (4.88%) .NET
14 4 (4.88%) Tcl
14 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
14 4 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 4 (4.88%) VHDL
14 4 (4.88%) Verilog
14 4 (4.88%) Electronics
14 4 (4.88%) Advertising
14 4 (4.88%) Xilinx

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.44%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.44%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.44%) Big Data
General
1 70 (85.37%) Finance
2 49 (59.76%) Banking
3 45 (54.88%) Investment Banking
3 45 (54.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.88%) Electronics
4 4 (4.88%) Advertising
5 3 (3.66%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (86.59%) Developer
2 63 (76.83%) Java Developer
3 24 (29.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 24 (29.27%) Senior Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Junior
5 16 (19.51%) Junior Developer
6 15 (18.29%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Flash Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Graduate
9 2 (2.44%) Flex Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) HTML
2 6 (7.32%) Spring
3 5 (6.10%) CSS
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Flex
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
4 4 (4.88%) jQuery
4 4 (4.88%) .NET
5 3 (3.66%) J2EE
5 3 (3.66%) XML
5 3 (3.66%) XSLT
5 3 (3.66%) NHibernate
5 3 (3.66%) Flash
5 3 (3.66%) JMS
5 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.66%) Lucene
5 3 (3.66%) JPA
5 3 (3.66%) Cairngorm
5 3 (3.66%) PureMVC
5 3 (3.66%) BlazeDS
5 3 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (87.80%) Physics
2 69 (84.15%) Computer Science
3 63 (76.83%) Market Risk
3 63 (76.83%) Grid Computing
4 4 (4.88%) VHDL
4 4 (4.88%) Verilog
4 4 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (76.83%) Risk Management
2 45 (54.88%) Investment Management
3 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
4 4 (4.88%) Video Processing
5 3 (3.66%) Automation Testing
5 3 (3.66%) Scrum
5 3 (3.66%) Project Management
6 2 (2.44%) MVC
6 2 (2.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.44%) Web Development
6 2 (2.44%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.44%) Machine Learning
7 1 (1.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (90.24%) Java
2 69 (84.15%) C++
3 8 (9.76%) C#
4 7 (8.54%) C
4 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.88%) Tcl
5 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.66%) Python
7 2 (2.44%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) VB
8 1 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 80 (97.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Xilinx
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
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