Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 115 94
Rank change year-on-year +55 -21 -40
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 97 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.61% 0.96% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.03% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 63 15 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £25,100
90th Percentile £59,500 £48,750 £55,375
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,449 2,034 2,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.07% 92.67% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,565 1,340 1,609
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 76 (78.35%) Degree
2 54 (55.67%) C++
3 52 (53.61%) Software Engineering
4 46 (47.42%) Linux
4 46 (47.42%) Machine Learning
5 39 (40.21%) Computer Science
6 38 (39.18%) Algorithms
7 33 (34.02%) Java
8 30 (30.93%) Robotics
9 29 (29.90%) Numerate Degree
10 27 (27.84%) Big Data
10 27 (27.84%) Physics
11 24 (24.74%) Deep Learning
12 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
12 23 (23.71%) Image Processing
12 23 (23.71%) Data Analysis
12 23 (23.71%) Python
13 22 (22.68%) PhD
13 22 (22.68%) Quantitative Analysis
13 22 (22.68%) OpenCV
14 21 (21.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (21.65%) Innovative Thinking
14 21 (21.65%) Data Mining
14 21 (21.65%) Windows
14 21 (21.65%) Web Services
14 21 (21.65%) Software Testing
15 20 (20.62%) Statistics
16 19 (19.59%) C
17 18 (18.56%) 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 12 (12.37%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.22%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.84%) Big Data
2 21 (21.65%) Data Mining
3 11 (11.34%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.09%) GIS
7 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.06%) Spatial Data
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.06%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.03%) HBase
8 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.03%) Power BI
8 1 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Games
4 3 (3.09%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Avionics
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (54.64%) Software Engineer
2 19 (19.59%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (16.49%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Data Scientist
5 10 (10.31%) Developer
6 8 (8.25%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Field Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Field Support Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Linux Support
9 5 (5.15%) Scientific Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Software Development Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Unix Support
9 5 (5.15%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.68%) OpenCV
2 21 (21.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (21.65%) Web Services
3 10 (10.31%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (9.28%) .NET
4 9 (9.28%) NumPy
5 8 (8.25%) Qt
6 7 (7.22%) MLlib
6 7 (7.22%) SciPy
6 7 (7.22%) XML
7 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.09%) HTML
8 3 (3.09%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.06%) Angular 2
9 2 (2.06%) Django
9 2 (2.06%) REST
9 2 (2.06%) SOAP
9 2 (2.06%) ZeroMQ
10 1 (1.03%) scikit-learn
10 1 (1.03%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.21%) Computer Science
2 38 (39.18%) Algorithms
3 30 (30.93%) Robotics
4 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.15%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.09%) CUDA
6 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.06%) Fintech
8 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) Windows
3 10 (10.31%) Robot Operating System
4 5 (5.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) Software Engineering
2 46 (47.42%) Machine Learning
3 27 (27.84%) Physics
4 24 (24.74%) Deep Learning
5 23 (23.71%) Data Analysis
5 23 (23.71%) Image Processing
6 22 (22.68%) Quantitative Analysis
7 21 (21.65%) Innovative Thinking
7 21 (21.65%) Software Testing
8 20 (20.62%) Statistics
9 17 (17.53%) Data Science
10 15 (15.46%) OO
11 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.34%) Visualisation
13 10 (10.31%) Data Management
14 9 (9.28%) ETL
14 9 (9.28%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (8.25%) Applied Mathematics
15 8 (8.25%) OOD
15 8 (8.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.67%) C++
2 33 (34.02%) Java
3 23 (23.71%) Python
4 19 (19.59%) C
5 18 (18.56%) R
6 17 (17.53%) C#
7 16 (16.49%) SQL
8 7 (7.22%) Scala
9 5 (5.15%) Fortran
9 5 (5.15%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.09%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.09%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.03%) Lua
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) Ruby
11 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (78.35%) Degree
2 29 (29.90%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (22.68%) PhD
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.12%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.03%) EMIR
2 1 (1.03%) FATCA
2 1 (1.03%) MiFID
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Oracle
2 3 (3.09%) Tableau
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) IBM