Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 107 134
Rank change year-on-year +11 +27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 50 45 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.03% 1.70% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 6.24% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -28.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £42,600
90th Percentile £64,000 £36,000 £56,100
Scotland median annual salary £33,500 £32,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.69% -28.09% +1.71%

Numerate Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 595 721 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.11% 27.25% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 414 508 298
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58% +0.59%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

Numerate Degree
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

Numerate Degree
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT jobs citing Numerate Degree 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 Numerate Degree.

1 49 (98.00%) Degree
2 44 (88.00%) Robotics
2 44 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (88.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 41 (82.00%) C#
4 39 (78.00%) C++
4 39 (78.00%) Java
4 39 (78.00%) Mathematics
5 33 (66.00%) Windows
6 22 (44.00%) Linux
6 22 (44.00%) Data Mining
6 22 (44.00%) Machine Learning
6 22 (44.00%) Big Data
6 22 (44.00%) Deep Learning
6 22 (44.00%) Algorithms
7 16 (32.00%) SQL
8 15 (30.00%) QA
9 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
9 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
9 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
10 11 (22.00%) SOAP
10 11 (22.00%) Web Services
10 11 (22.00%) GIS
10 11 (22.00%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (22.00%) .NET
10 11 (22.00%) Swing
10 11 (22.00%) PhD
10 11 (22.00%) SOA
10 11 (22.00%) NetBeans
10 11 (22.00%) Military

Numerate Degree
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 2 (4.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) Big Data
1 22 (44.00%) Data Mining
2 11 (22.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (22.00%) Military
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Software Engineer
2 22 (44.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (44.00%) Graduate
2 22 (44.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Manager
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Technical Manager
3 11 (22.00%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Technical Leader
3 11 (22.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
1 11 (22.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (22.00%) OpenCV
1 11 (22.00%) RESTful
1 11 (22.00%) SOAP
1 11 (22.00%) Swing
1 11 (22.00%) Web Services
1 11 (22.00%) WPF
2 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 44 (88.00%) Robotics
2 22 (44.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 44 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (78.00%) Mathematics
3 22 (44.00%) Deep Learning
3 22 (44.00%) Machine Learning
4 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) Image Processing
5 11 (22.00%) People Management
5 11 (22.00%) SOA
5 11 (22.00%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (8.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) API Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Product Management
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) C#
2 39 (78.00%) C++
2 39 (78.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 49 (98.00%) Degree
2 11 (22.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) QA