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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 128 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 33 77 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 2.48% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 6.81% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 67
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 -22 21 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Glasgow -34 5 £50,000 -13.04%
East Lothian - 5 - -
Dundee -14 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (81.05%) Degree
2 54 (56.84%) Computer Science
3 37 (38.95%) C#
4 36 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (36.84%) Physics
6 34 (35.79%) SQL
7 30 (31.58%) .NET
8 29 (30.53%) C++
9 24 (25.26%) Java
10 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
10 22 (23.16%) Software Engineering
11 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
11 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
12 20 (21.05%) SAS
13 19 (20.00%) Oracle
13 19 (20.00%) Statistics
14 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
14 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (16.84%) Open Source
15 16 (16.84%) HTML
15 16 (16.84%) Scrum
16 15 (15.79%) Windows
16 15 (15.79%) Linux
16 15 (15.79%) Python
16 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
16 15 (15.79%) TDD
16 15 (15.79%) Analytics
17 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
17 14 (14.74%) Statistical Analysis
18 13 (13.68%) MVC

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (21.05%) SAS
2 7 (7.37%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) IIS
3 4 (4.21%) JBoss
3 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.16%) Drupal
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Office
2 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.32%) SPSS
4 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.05%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.32%) GitHub
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) DHCP
2 3 (3.16%) DNS
2 3 (3.16%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.16%) InfiniBand
2 3 (3.16%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) SNMP
3 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
1 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.42%) Big Data
3 8 (8.42%) MySQL
4 7 (7.37%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.26%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.05%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.05%) GIS
10 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) JIRA
1 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.16%) Hudson
2 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.16%) Trac
3 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.05%) Clang
4 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.05%) GDB
4 1 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.05%) Subversion
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Games
3 7 (7.37%) Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (4.21%) Marketing
6 4 (4.21%) Military
7 1 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.05%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Analyst
2 16 (16.84%) Software Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Senior Technologist
3 12 (12.63%) Technologist
4 11 (11.58%) Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Programmer
6 7 (7.37%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Statistician
7 6 (6.32%) Statistician
7 6 (6.32%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Statistical Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Graduate
9 4 (4.21%) Senior C++ Programmer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) .NET
2 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (16.84%) HTML
4 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
5 12 (12.63%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (12.63%) NHibernate
5 12 (12.63%) Spring.NET
6 8 (8.42%) XML
7 7 (7.37%) CSS
7 7 (7.37%) Java EE
8 5 (5.26%) DirectX
8 5 (5.26%) OpenGL
9 4 (4.21%) EJB
9 4 (4.21%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (4.21%) LAMP
9 4 (4.21%) Middleware
9 4 (4.21%) OpenMP
9 4 (4.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (3.16%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 54 (56.84%) Computer Science
2 35 (36.84%) Physics
3 19 (20.00%) Statistics
4 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (12.63%) Economics
5 12 (12.63%) User Experience
6 9 (9.47%) Algorithms
6 9 (9.47%) Life Science
7 7 (7.37%) Psychology
8 6 (6.32%) Driving Licence
9 5 (5.26%) Biotechnology
10 4 (4.21%) Informatics
10 4 (4.21%) Mobile Games
11 3 (3.16%) Data Integration
11 3 (3.16%) Grid Computing
11 3 (3.16%) Health Informatics
11 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.16%) Private Cloud
12 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Linux
1 15 (15.79%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Android
2 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.21%) Unix
5 3 (3.16%) CentOS
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.16%) Software Engineering
3 16 (16.84%) Open Source
3 16 (16.84%) Scrum
4 15 (15.79%) Analytics
4 15 (15.79%) TDD
5 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.74%) Statistical Analysis
6 13 (13.68%) MVC
7 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (12.63%) Presales
7 12 (12.63%) Software Architecture
7 12 (12.63%) SOLID
7 12 (12.63%) UX Design
8 11 (11.58%) OO
8 11 (11.58%) SDLC
9 7 (7.37%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.37%) Test Strategy
10 6 (6.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) C#
2 34 (35.79%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) C++
4 24 (25.26%) Java
5 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
6 15 (15.79%) Python
7 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 9 (9.47%) C
8 9 (9.47%) Perl
8 9 (9.47%) VBA
9 7 (7.37%) R
10 4 (4.21%) PHP
10 4 (4.21%) VB
11 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.16%) Ruby
12 2 (2.11%) Fortran
12 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (81.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) MCSE
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) RHCE
4 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) Basel II
1 4 (4.21%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.16%) GPFS
1 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
2 1 (1.05%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Nagios
1 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.16%) Puppet
1 3 (3.16%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Oracle
2 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) Google
4 7 (7.37%) Adobe
5 5 (5.26%) Charles River
6 4 (4.21%) Informatica
7 3 (3.16%) Brocade
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) Dell
7 3 (3.16%) IBM
7 3 (3.16%) Opsware
7 3 (3.16%) Remedy
7 3 (3.16%) VMware
8 2 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (2.11%) Tableau
9 1 (1.05%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.05%) Mapinfo
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago