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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 112 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 41 72 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.46% 2.22% 2.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 5.39% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 86
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £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
1158 1335 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.33% 41.24% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 604 830 879
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +13 28 £47,500 +18.75%
Dundee +12 6 £27,500 -24.65%
Dumfries and Galloway - 5 - -
Glasgow -29 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £20,000 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 55 (65.48%) Degree
2 52 (61.90%) Computer Science
3 39 (46.43%) C++
4 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
5 34 (40.48%) Physics
6 32 (38.10%) Finance
7 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (32.14%) C#
9 25 (29.76%) Python
10 21 (25.00%) Java
10 21 (25.00%) Big Data
11 18 (21.43%) Analytics
11 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.24%) .NET
13 16 (19.05%) Hadoop
14 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (17.86%) PhD
14 15 (17.86%) Project Management
14 15 (17.86%) Economics
15 14 (16.67%) Business Analysis
15 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 14 (16.67%) SAS
16 13 (15.48%) C
16 13 (15.48%) Statistics
16 13 (15.48%) Operations Research
17 12 (14.29%) SQL
17 12 (14.29%) Oracle
17 12 (14.29%) Algorithms
17 12 (14.29%) 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 14 (16.67%) SAS
2 10 (11.90%) Apache Spark
3 9 (10.71%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) Stata
3 3 (3.57%) S-PLUS
4 2 (2.38%) MS Office
5 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) Big Data
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (19.05%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.71%) GIS
5 6 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.14%) MySQL
5 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.57%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.38%) MS Access
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.38%) QlikView
7 2 (2.38%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.19%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 32 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 9 (10.71%) Games
4 8 (9.52%) Local Government
5 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (7.14%) Marketing
6 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.38%) Avionics
8 1 (1.19%) Electronics
8 1 (1.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Analyst
2 21 (25.00%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Graduate
3 14 (16.67%) Junior
4 11 (13.10%) Data Scientist
4 11 (13.10%) Junior Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Graduate Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Big Data Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Graduate Test Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Development Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Optimisation Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Programmer
8 5 (5.95%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Data Scientist
9 4 (4.76%) Qualitative Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.14%) D3.js
3 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (5.95%) jQuery
3 5 (5.95%) STL
3 5 (5.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (4.76%) OpenMP
5 2 (2.38%) JSON
5 2 (2.38%) XML
6 1 (1.19%) CGI
6 1 (1.19%) CSS
6 1 (1.19%) Drools
6 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.19%) HTML
6 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 34 (40.48%) Physics
3 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (17.86%) Economics
4 13 (15.48%) Statistics
5 12 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 9 (10.71%) Psychology
6 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
7 7 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
8 6 (7.14%) Informatics
9 4 (4.76%) Derivative
9 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
10 3 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (3.57%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.19%) GPGPU
11 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Android
2 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
2 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) Analytics
4 15 (17.86%) Project Management
5 14 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 13 (15.48%) Operations Research
7 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.10%) OO
9 10 (11.90%) MVC
10 8 (9.52%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.52%) ETL
11 7 (8.33%) TDD
12 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.14%) Data Governance
12 6 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (7.14%) Machine Learning
12 6 (7.14%) OOP
12 6 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
12 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) C++
2 27 (32.14%) C#
3 25 (29.76%) Python
4 21 (25.00%) Java
5 13 (15.48%) C
6 12 (14.29%) SQL
7 11 (13.10%) Fortran
7 11 (13.10%) R
8 6 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 6 (7.14%) PHP
8 6 (7.14%) Scala
8 6 (7.14%) VBA
9 5 (5.95%) VB
10 3 (3.57%) Perl
11 1 (1.19%) F#
11 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (65.48%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) PhD
3 2 (2.38%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Squid
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (10.71%) Informatica
4 8 (9.52%) Tableau
5 6 (7.14%) Greenplum
6 4 (4.76%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago