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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 117 128 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 21 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.14% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.73% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 51
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
800 1284 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.61% 41.70% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 509 747 726
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,434 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +4 8 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Dundee - 7 £38,750 - 4
Glasgow +7 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Aberdeen - 1 - - 2
Angus - 1 - - 1
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 40 (58.82%) Computer Science
3 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (48.53%) C++
5 25 (36.76%) C#
6 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 17 (25.00%) Python
8 16 (23.53%) Java
8 16 (23.53%) MVC
8 16 (23.53%) Physics
8 16 (23.53%) Algorithms
9 14 (20.59%) Finance
9 14 (20.59%) C
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle
9 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 13 (19.12%) .NET
11 12 (17.65%) Games
11 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (16.18%) OO
13 10 (14.71%) SQL
13 10 (14.71%) GIS
13 10 (14.71%) Fortran
14 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
14 9 (13.24%) MySQL
14 9 (13.24%) Big Data
14 9 (13.24%) QA
15 8 (11.76%) jQuery
15 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
15 8 (11.76%) Test Scripting
15 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (8.82%) SAS
2 4 (5.88%) GemFire
3 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Stata
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) iTunes
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) GIS
3 9 (13.24%) Big Data
3 9 (13.24%) MySQL
4 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.94%) QlikView
7 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.47%) MS Access
8 1 (1.47%) QGIS
8 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Games
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Programmer
6 8 (11.76%) Data Scientist
6 8 (11.76%) Junior
7 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Junior Programmer
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Data Modeller
8 4 (5.88%) Information Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) jQuery
2 8 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.88%) Drools
5 4 (5.88%) Ehcache
5 4 (5.88%) HTML
6 3 (4.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.41%) CSS
6 3 (4.41%) D3.js
6 3 (4.41%) DirectX
6 3 (4.41%) OpenGL
6 3 (4.41%) STL
6 3 (4.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (2.94%) CryEngine
7 2 (2.94%) HTML5
7 2 (2.94%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (1.47%) CSS3
8 1 (1.47%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 40 (58.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 16 (23.53%) Physics
3 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.29%) Applied Mathematics
5 6 (8.82%) Statistics
5 6 (8.82%) Visualisation
6 5 (7.35%) Data Structures
7 4 (5.88%) N-Tier
7 4 (5.88%) Taxonomies
8 3 (4.41%) Informatics
8 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (2.94%) Animation
9 2 (2.94%) Economics
9 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.47%) Derivative
10 1 (1.47%) Equities
10 1 (1.47%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.35%) Unix
3 4 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 16 (23.53%) MVC
4 11 (16.18%) OO
5 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 8 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Analytics
7 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.82%) Machine Learning
8 6 (8.82%) OOD
9 5 (7.35%) Operations Research
9 5 (7.35%) TDD
10 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.88%) Process Management
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) C++
2 25 (36.76%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) Python
4 16 (23.53%) Java
5 14 (20.59%) C
6 10 (14.71%) Fortran
6 10 (14.71%) SQL
7 8 (11.76%) PHP
7 8 (11.76%) VB
8 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.35%) R
10 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.41%) Ruby
10 3 (4.41%) Scala
10 3 (4.41%) VBA
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
12 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.47%) GLSL
12 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Tableau
4 4 (5.88%) Sybase
4 4 (5.88%) Terracotta
5 3 (4.41%) Greenplum
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