The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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 Highlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 62.50% 6.52% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £28,414 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Mathematics
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in the Highlands

Mathematics
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree