The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 102 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 43 84 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.73% 2.55% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 6.09% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 77
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -0.66%
Mathematics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
928 1380 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.31% 41.87% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 539 810 865
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Mathematics Salary Trend in Scotland

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Mathematics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 27 £43,000 +11.68% 5
Dumfries and Galloway - 8 - - 1
Glasgow -22 4 - - 6
Dundee +5 3 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Fife - 1 £20,000 - 2
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 59 (72.84%) Degree
2 52 (64.20%) Computer Science
3 39 (48.15%) C++
4 35 (43.21%) Software Engineering
5 30 (37.04%) Finance
6 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (32.10%) C#
8 24 (29.63%) Python
8 24 (29.63%) Physics
9 21 (25.93%) Java
10 19 (23.46%) Oracle
11 18 (22.22%) Big Data
12 17 (20.99%) Hadoop
12 17 (20.99%) C
13 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
13 15 (18.52%) Project Management
14 14 (17.28%) Fortran
14 14 (17.28%) .NET
14 14 (17.28%) MVC
14 14 (17.28%) Algorithms
15 12 (14.81%) SQL
15 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (14.81%) Analytics
16 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
17 10 (12.35%) PhD
17 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
17 10 (12.35%) Statistics
17 10 (12.35%) Operations Research
18 9 (11.11%) QA
18 9 (11.11%) Games

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (9.88%) SAS
3 7 (8.64%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.94%) GemFire
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Stata
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) Big Data
2 17 (20.99%) Hadoop
3 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.11%) GIS
4 9 (11.11%) MySQL
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.47%) MS Access
7 2 (2.47%) QlikView
7 2 (2.47%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.23%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.23%) Impala
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Games
3 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.41%) Banking
5 5 (6.17%) Local Government
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing
5 5 (6.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Junior
5 10 (12.35%) Junior Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Programmer
7 8 (9.88%) Big Data Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Data Scientist
7 8 (9.88%) Graduate
8 5 (6.17%) Development Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Graduate Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Graduate Test Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Junior Programmer
8 5 (6.17%) Junior Test Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Optimisation Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Data Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Data Modeller
9 4 (4.94%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) jQuery
2 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.17%) Drools
5 4 (4.94%) Ehcache
6 3 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (3.70%) D3.js
6 3 (3.70%) OpenMP
6 3 (3.70%) STL
7 2 (2.47%) CSS
7 2 (2.47%) DirectX
7 2 (2.47%) HTML
7 2 (2.47%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.23%) Flash
8 1 (1.23%) JSON
8 1 (1.23%) Middleware
8 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (64.20%) Computer Science
2 24 (29.63%) Physics
3 14 (17.28%) Algorithms
4 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (12.35%) Statistics
6 8 (9.88%) Economics
7 6 (7.41%) Applied Mathematics
7 6 (7.41%) Psychology
7 6 (7.41%) Visualisation
8 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
8 4 (4.94%) Taxonomies
9 3 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (3.70%) Informatics
10 1 (1.23%) Derivative
10 1 (1.23%) Equities
10 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.23%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Unix
3 3 (3.70%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) Software Engineering
2 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) Project Management
4 14 (17.28%) MVC
5 12 (14.81%) Analytics
6 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
6 10 (12.35%) Operations Research
7 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.88%) ETL
7 8 (9.88%) OO
7 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
8 6 (7.41%) OOP
9 5 (6.17%) TDD
10 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.94%) OOD
10 4 (4.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) C++
2 26 (32.10%) C#
3 24 (29.63%) Python
4 21 (25.93%) Java
5 17 (20.99%) C
6 14 (17.28%) Fortran
7 12 (14.81%) SQL
8 9 (11.11%) PHP
9 8 (9.88%) VB
10 5 (6.17%) R
11 4 (4.94%) Perl
12 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
12 3 (3.70%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.70%) Scala
12 3 (3.70%) VBA
13 2 (2.47%) Ruby
14 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
14 1 (1.23%) F#
14 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (72.84%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) PhD
3 2 (2.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Squid
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Informatica
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) Tableau
4 4 (4.94%) Sybase
4 4 (4.94%) Terracotta
5 3 (3.70%) Greenplum
6 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
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