Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 130 161
Rank change year-on-year +44 +31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 63 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.41% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.33% 0.78% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 2 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +17.33% -31.82%
10th Percentile £26,000 £42,550 £31,125
90th Percentile £40,000 £47,050 £43,000
Scotland median annual salary £32,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -27.27% +17.33% -31.82%

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 675 511 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.77% 22.62% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 430 323 565
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Numerate Degree 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 Numerate Degree.

1 63 (100.00%) Degree
2 60 (95.24%) Software Engineering
3 46 (73.02%) C++
3 46 (73.02%) Java
4 44 (69.84%) C#
5 41 (65.08%) Big Data
6 40 (63.49%) Innovative Thinking
6 40 (63.49%) Software Testing
6 40 (63.49%) Git (software)
7 33 (52.38%) Mathematics
8 30 (47.62%) SQL
9 29 (46.03%) Windows
9 29 (46.03%) Robotics
10 28 (44.44%) .NET
11 27 (42.86%) Swing
11 27 (42.86%) SOAP
11 27 (42.86%) GIS
11 27 (42.86%) RESTful
12 26 (41.27%) Linux
13 21 (33.33%) Computer Science
14 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
14 17 (26.98%) NetBeans
14 17 (26.98%) Algorithms
15 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
15 16 (25.40%) Visualisation
15 16 (25.40%) SOA
15 16 (25.40%) WPF
16 14 (22.22%) Quantitative Analysis
16 14 (22.22%) Physics
17 13 (20.63%) Requirements Analysis

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 4 (6.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (65.08%) Big Data
2 27 (42.86%) GIS
3 13 (20.63%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.17%) QlikView
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 40 (63.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.98%) NetBeans
2 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 11 (17.46%) Military
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (87.30%) Software Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) C# Software Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Java Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Java Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Developer
5 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Graduate
5 3 (4.76%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Junior
5 3 (4.76%) Junior C++ Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Data Scientist
7 1 (1.59%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) RESTful
2 27 (42.86%) SOAP
2 27 (42.86%) Swing
3 16 (25.40%) WPF
4 13 (20.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 13 (20.63%) OpenCV
4 13 (20.63%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) Qt
6 2 (3.17%) Angular 2
6 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.17%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.59%) NumPy
7 1 (1.59%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Robotics
2 21 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 17 (26.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 26 (41.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 40 (63.49%) Innovative Thinking
2 40 (63.49%) Software Testing
3 33 (52.38%) Mathematics
4 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
4 16 (25.40%) SOA
4 16 (25.40%) Visualisation
5 14 (22.22%) Physics
5 14 (22.22%) Quantitative Analysis
6 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis
6 13 (20.63%) Deep Learning
6 13 (20.63%) Image Processing
6 13 (20.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) Open Source
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (4.76%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.17%) OO
9 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 46 (73.02%) C++
1 46 (73.02%) Java
2 44 (69.84%) C#
3 30 (47.62%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Python
5 3 (4.76%) Scala
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.59%) Lua
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) R
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Tableau
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle