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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 97 72 104
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 67 109 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 2.96% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.52% 8.20% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 96 38
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,750 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1214 1329 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.34% 36.13% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 768 882 792
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Mathematics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Mathematics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -30 25 £39,250 -1.87% 4
Glasgow -7 21 £51,500 -6.36% 3
Dundee +7 9 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Aberdeen +17 4 £40,000 +4.57%
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 77 (52.74%) Computer Science
2 76 (52.05%) Degree
3 64 (43.84%) Physics
4 56 (38.36%) C#
5 54 (36.99%) C++
6 53 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (35.62%) C
8 47 (32.19%) Software Engineering
9 43 (29.45%) Java
9 43 (29.45%) .NET
10 38 (26.03%) SDLC
11 33 (22.60%) TDD
12 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
13 27 (18.49%) Software Architecture
13 27 (18.49%) Relational Database
14 26 (17.81%) Windows
15 23 (15.75%) MVC
15 23 (15.75%) Algorithms
16 22 (15.07%) OOP
16 22 (15.07%) Ethernet
17 21 (14.38%) HTML
17 21 (14.38%) SQL
17 21 (14.38%) Oracle
17 21 (14.38%) Visual Studio
17 21 (14.38%) Finance
18 20 (13.70%) Subversion
18 20 (13.70%) Unit Testing
19 18 (12.33%) Waterfall
19 18 (12.33%) OOD
19 18 (12.33%) Python

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.53%) SAS
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (6.85%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) SPSS
2 6 (4.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.07%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.90%) RDBMS
3 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.22%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.42%) MySQL
5 5 (3.42%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (14.38%) Visual Studio
2 20 (13.70%) Subversion
3 7 (4.79%) Maven
4 5 (3.42%) JUnit
5 3 (2.05%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.37%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (14.38%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Electronics
3 15 (10.27%) Games
4 9 (6.16%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Military
5 3 (2.05%) Avionics
6 2 (1.37%) Billing
6 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.66%) Software Engineer
2 31 (21.23%) Trainee
3 28 (19.18%) Developer
4 10 (6.85%) Analyst
4 10 (6.85%) Lead Designer
4 10 (6.85%) Graduate
4 10 (6.85%) Designer
4 10 (6.85%) SOA Designer
5 9 (6.16%) C++ Developer
6 7 (4.79%) Programmer
6 7 (4.79%) Business Analyst
6 7 (4.79%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.79%) Oracle Analyst
6 7 (4.79%) Data Scientist
7 6 (4.11%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.42%) Architect
8 5 (3.42%) Software Architect
9 4 (2.74%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.74%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (2.05%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.45%) .NET
2 21 (14.38%) HTML
3 17 (11.64%) CSS
3 17 (11.64%) MFC
3 17 (11.64%) STL
4 15 (10.27%) J2EE
4 15 (10.27%) jQuery
5 13 (8.90%) XML
6 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.22%) Java EE
6 12 (8.22%) OpenGL
7 11 (7.53%) Oracle ADF
7 11 (7.53%) WinForms
8 10 (6.85%) Middleware
8 10 (6.85%) NHibernate
8 10 (6.85%) WPF
8 10 (6.85%) Spring.NET
8 10 (6.85%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (6.85%) XSLT
8 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (52.74%) Computer Science
2 64 (43.84%) Physics
3 23 (15.75%) Algorithms
4 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (11.64%) Visualisation
5 13 (8.90%) Statistics
6 10 (6.85%) User Experience
7 9 (6.16%) CUDA
7 9 (6.16%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (5.48%) Data Structures
9 7 (4.79%) Economics
10 5 (3.42%) Psychology
11 4 (2.74%) RIA
11 4 (2.74%) Neural Network
11 4 (2.74%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (2.05%) W3C
12 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.37%) SCADA
13 2 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Windows
2 15 (10.27%) Linux
3 14 (9.59%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.90%) UNIX
5 12 (8.22%) Android
6 2 (1.37%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.19%) Software Engineering
3 38 (26.03%) SDLC
4 33 (22.60%) TDD
5 27 (18.49%) Software Architecture
6 23 (15.75%) MVC
7 22 (15.07%) OOP
8 20 (13.70%) Unit Testing
9 18 (12.33%) Waterfall
9 18 (12.33%) OOD
10 17 (11.64%) Scrum
10 17 (11.64%) Linear Algebra
10 17 (11.64%) 3D Visualisation
11 16 (10.96%) OO
12 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (8.90%) Open Source
14 12 (8.22%) SOA
15 11 (7.53%) Performance Testing
15 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
16 10 (6.85%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.36%) C#
2 54 (36.99%) C++
3 52 (35.62%) C
4 43 (29.45%) Java
5 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (14.38%) SQL
7 18 (12.33%) Python
8 17 (11.64%) VC++
9 11 (7.53%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.16%) MATLAB
10 9 (6.16%) R
11 6 (4.11%) VBA
12 5 (3.42%) Ruby
13 4 (2.74%) PHP
14 3 (2.05%) VB
14 3 (2.05%) PHP5
15 2 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (1.37%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.68%) Lua
16 1 (0.68%) Ada
Qualifications
1 76 (52.05%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) PhD
3 3 (2.05%) HNC
3 3 (2.05%) HND
4 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) WAI
1 3 (2.05%) Section 508
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Oracle
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.05%) PayPal
3 3 (2.05%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.37%) SAP
4 2 (1.37%) Adobe
4 2 (1.37%) Google
4 2 (1.37%) Wind River
5 1 (0.68%) Tableau
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