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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 115 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 42 47 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 1.60% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 4.36% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 90
Median salary £31,250 £38,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.83% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1171 1079 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.52% 36.79% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 594 671 813
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +5 28 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Glasgow -13 20 £26,500 -65.80% 2
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 54 (72.00%) Degree
2 44 (58.67%) Computer Science
3 34 (45.33%) C++
4 33 (44.00%) Software Engineering
5 31 (41.33%) Physics
6 26 (34.67%) Finance
7 24 (32.00%) Java
7 24 (32.00%) C#
8 21 (28.00%) SQL
8 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (26.67%) SAS
10 19 (25.33%) Economics
11 17 (22.67%) Python
12 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
12 16 (21.33%) Statistics
13 15 (20.00%) OO
13 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 15 (20.00%) Analytics
14 13 (17.33%) Banking
14 13 (17.33%) Big Data
14 13 (17.33%) Hadoop
15 12 (16.00%) R
15 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (14.67%) Project Management
16 11 (14.67%) Apache
16 11 (14.67%) Retail
16 11 (14.67%) Games
16 11 (14.67%) Algorithms
16 11 (14.67%) Psychology
17 10 (13.33%) PhD

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 20 (26.67%) SAS
2 11 (14.67%) Apache
3 8 (10.67%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) Stata
3 4 (5.33%) S-PLUS
4 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 3 (4.00%) SPSS
5 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (4.00%) Google Play
2 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Skype
1 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Big Data
1 13 (17.33%) Hadoop
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.67%) GIS
8 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
3 11 (14.67%) Games
3 11 (14.67%) Retail
4 8 (10.67%) Local Government
5 6 (8.00%) Marketing
6 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.67%) Avionics
9 1 (1.33%) Electronics
9 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Graduate
2 14 (18.67%) Junior
3 12 (16.00%) Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Graduate Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Junior Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Big Data Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Graduate Test Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Junior Test Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Data Scientist
9 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Credit Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Quantitative Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) OpenMP
3 5 (6.67%) D3.js
4 4 (5.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (5.33%) STL
5 3 (4.00%) DirectX
5 3 (4.00%) JSON
5 3 (4.00%) OpenGL
5 3 (4.00%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.67%) Middleware
7 1 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (58.67%) Computer Science
2 31 (41.33%) Physics
3 19 (25.33%) Economics
4 16 (21.33%) Statistics
5 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (14.67%) Algorithms
6 11 (14.67%) Psychology
7 5 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (6.67%) Fixed Income
7 5 (6.67%) Informatics
7 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.33%) Biotechnology
8 4 (5.33%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (5.33%) Credit Risk
8 4 (5.33%) Derivative
8 4 (5.33%) Life Science
9 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.67%) PACS
9 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Android
1 8 (10.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
4 15 (20.00%) Analytics
4 15 (20.00%) OO
5 11 (14.67%) Project Management
6 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.00%) TDD
7 8 (10.67%) ETL
7 8 (10.67%) OOP
7 8 (10.67%) Operations Research
8 7 (9.33%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.00%) OOD
10 5 (6.67%) Data Governance
10 5 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.67%) SDLC
10 5 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) C++
2 24 (32.00%) C#
2 24 (32.00%) Java
3 21 (28.00%) SQL
4 17 (22.67%) Python
5 12 (16.00%) R
6 8 (10.67%) C
7 7 (9.33%) VBA
8 5 (6.67%) Scala
9 4 (5.33%) Fortran
9 4 (5.33%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.33%) Perl
10 3 (4.00%) PHP
10 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.00%) Ruby
11 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 54 (72.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) PhD
3 3 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Basel II
1 3 (4.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Squid
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Informatica
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) Greenplum
4 5 (6.67%) Tableau
5 4 (5.33%) Charles River
5 4 (5.33%) Xamarin
6 3 (4.00%) Adobe
6 3 (4.00%) Google
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago