The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 76 72
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 47 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.78% 1.68% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 1.83% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 23
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.57%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1142 1094 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.80% 91.62% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 697 624 763
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 41 (65.08%) Degree
2 31 (49.21%) Computer Science
2 31 (49.21%) Python
3 29 (46.03%) Software Engineering
4 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 20 (31.75%) SQL
5 20 (31.75%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (30.16%) Linux
6 19 (30.16%) Statistics
6 19 (30.16%) MongoDB
7 18 (28.57%) C++
8 16 (25.40%) Physics
8 16 (25.40%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (22.22%) Analytics
9 14 (22.22%) Finance
10 13 (20.63%) ETL
11 12 (19.05%) Applied Mathematics
12 11 (17.46%) Operations Research
12 11 (17.46%) Visualisation
12 11 (17.46%) Java
13 10 (15.87%) C#
13 10 (15.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.29%) .NET
15 8 (12.70%) PhD
15 8 (12.70%) MATLAB
15 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
15 8 (12.70%) R

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) AMQP
1 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (30.16%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) BigQuery
6 2 (3.17%) QlikView
6 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.35%) Maven
1 4 (6.35%) NetBeans
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Data Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Research Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Graduate
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Junior
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Data Scientist
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.11%) D3.js
3 7 (11.11%) Django
4 6 (9.52%) MLlib
4 6 (9.52%) NumPy
5 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.94%) SciPy
6 4 (6.35%) Qt
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.76%) HTML
7 3 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (3.17%) CSS
8 2 (3.17%) Node.js
8 2 (3.17%) REST
8 2 (3.17%) Web Services
9 1 (1.59%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.59%) SOAP
9 1 (1.59%) STL
9 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (49.21%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) Equities
4 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) PACS
6 1 (1.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 19 (30.16%) Statistics
4 16 (25.40%) Physics
5 14 (22.22%) Analytics
6 13 (20.63%) ETL
7 12 (19.05%) Applied Mathematics
8 11 (17.46%) Operations Research
8 11 (17.46%) Visualisation
9 10 (15.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (9.52%) Prototyping
12 5 (7.94%) OO
13 4 (6.35%) Statistical Modelling
14 3 (4.76%) IT Strategy
14 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
14 3 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
14 3 (4.76%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) Python
2 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) C++
4 11 (17.46%) Java
5 10 (15.87%) C#
6 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.70%) MATLAB
7 8 (12.70%) R
8 7 (11.11%) Scala
9 4 (6.35%) Ruby
10 3 (4.76%) VBA
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) Clojure
11 1 (1.59%) Haskell
11 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (65.08%) Degree
2 16 (25.40%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (12.70%) PhD
4 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Tableau
2 3 (4.76%) Bloomberg
2 3 (4.76%) Reuters
3 1 (1.59%) Vertica
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